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áthaurslocud

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n (? áth + airslocad): fúan . . . imbi, heó óir intlaide uassa bánbruinnechur ina há.¤ where the cloak opens out(?), LU 8675 ( FB 51 ).

1 caín

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Last Revised: 2013

 

Forms: caindeifriges, cainternais

adj i fine, good, fair, beautiful , etc. Of persons etc.: Bláán cáin Cinn Garad, Fél. Aug. 10 . C. ba cáin áge, July 6 . a phopa ch.¤ Conaire, BDD² 1175 . caínsi ch.¤ corcarda lais, 675 . caín tarb (caintarb, v.l.) (of Cet), Sc.M² 15 . coīn mīlid Ailill fri āgu, Corp. Gen. 8.13 . is cur c.¤ ¤ cathbúadach, LU 8956 ( FB 71 ). it caíni for slúaig, 5531 (TBC). am c.¤ (.i. ni ḟuil luib is chaime andú), LL 1555 . cid cáin lib in laechrad, IT i 77.9 (LMU). cáin cech culēn fó ṡaidh, Cáin Ad. 8 . aged chāin (: sōir), ACL iii 307 § 15 . ingen Chuinn an c[h]rotha caoin, ML² 810 . sé c.¤ ceilligi carthanach, Stair Erc. 1025 . Of an action: is cáin didiu a n-essimthecht `fair then is their going forth', Thes. i 495.19 (Ardm.). ? c.¤ forondar a chorp hi crú, LU 8339 ( FB 24 ) (see Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 604 ). Of clothes: fúan c.¤ corcra, LU 8601 ( FB 45 ). ad-mestar cáircha assa comthlachtaib cóinib, ZCP xi 85 § 39f. lend bus caoin dath, ML² 513 . Of objects soft, smooth : ail chaoin cumdachta, Ériu xiii 30.29 . im iomdhaidh thaoibh chais chaoin, 28.22 . ag cennghail um charraic cháin, Acall. 858 . mess fás. fidh cáin. olcc bláth `smooth' (i.e. devoid of fruit ?), SG 80.8 . is c.¤ cech ard, LU 3915 ( SCC 43 ). ba c.¤ ind fhidchell, TBFr. 90 . Of speech etc. soft, gentle : guthán c.¤ , Ériu xviii 12 § 6 . caoin fuigheall fri heigsi, Ériu xiii 14.3 . labhra chaoin, DDána 13.4 . d'aitheasg chaoin, 17.15 . cómhrádh caoin gach naoimh, Párl. na mB. 889 . ceól caoin na bhfilídhe, 1633 . ar chruit chaoin, DDána 119.29 . comhairle ch.¤ , ML 6.22 . Of weather fine, clement : sína caíni . . . gaim c.¤ cuisnech (oppd. to sína saiba), ZCP xi 82 § 25 . In chevilles: caoin rath, Blathm. 4 . caoin sgel, 153 . In nn.loc.. crutti Caínbili o Ess Rúaid da n-airfitiud, LL 8816 ( TBC-LL¹ 1449 ). Cf. Cluain caín, Druim caín, Caíndruim etc., Hog. Onom. Adv. co c.¤ cennsa, Stair Erc. 2235 .

Compar. Ailenn . . . / caīnu dūn dindgnai, Corp. Gen. 8.17 . cainiu cach fiach, SR 2485 . cainiu fedaib, Auraic. 5550 . ba cæine side cach fichthill, ZCP iv 35.17 v.l. As superl.: cáiniu di ḟlaithib in domuin, TBC-LL¹ 5171 .

Superl. ǽ drobéssach caínem di thonemaib Heirenn, Trip.² 1695 . Crist ba caoinem clú, Blathm. 247 .

As subst. Of a person: caoin ó a bhfaghair fóirithin (of a bishop), Arch. Hib. i 97 xviii . caíni U. (three harpers), TBFr. 108 . See 2 caín.

Compds. Forms compds. with nouns, adjj. and in adverbial sense with verbs. In composition with verbs treated as unstressed prefix, see GOI § 384 . In later lang. such compds. treated as simple vbs. e.g. caindeifriges, Auraic. 985 ; cainternais (sic leg.), ML 162.22 . Also used to form artificial compds. in etymol. glosses. Some of the compds. included here could belong to cain.

With nouns: ar a chaonairilledh, Leb. Gab.(i) 226.2 . bindḟogur a gotha ┐ a caínurlabra, LL 7740 ( TBC-LL¹ 210 ). trisin cainaisṅdíis (ref. to bene gratias agis). Wb. 12d20 . ar cháinbésaib im chóemchostud na fledi, MU² 211 . a gcrabhadh ┐ a ccáoinbhesaibh, Ériu v 74.13 . cāemdūdracht, cāinbēsa, ZCP viii 215.2 . do cech eclais bís i cāinbéscnu, Cáin Ad. 36 . aitherrach cáinbescna daib fri Dia, Anecd. i 41.20 . ica tá caoin bleith (of metal), O'Dav. 200 . ropo chuiscle chaenbríg, LL 27008 . fo cháinbuide (: óenṡuidi) na ndrong, SR 6055 . atcota becdata cāinbude humility wins gratitude, Anecd. iii 11.7 . ech gach eamhain ina caoincennas coir, Ériu xiii 27.8 ( Laws v 62.21 Comm. ). biaidh bo fó chaoinchethair ar anair n-iorchoraigh, xiii 25.22 `there will be a cow four fair times (i.e. there will be four cows) for a full melodious anair' (verse dealing with the rewards due to various metres), Meyer, Misc. Hib. 22 . ¤-chomrac etc. see separate entries. do-rala caínchomrád etir Coin C. ┐ Emir, MU² 136 . tré . . . caencrabud B., Lism. L. 3330 . atcota cīall cáin-chruth, Anecd. iii 10.18 . Mock n.pr.: Caonchruth mac Caoindhelbha, ii 64.5 . fothughad a caen-daime budein, Laws v 52.17 Comm. ¤-dúthracht etc., see separate entries. céd corn caoinegair, Mart. Don. xxxvi 14 . co cathair na caenḟled, Gorm. Dec. 18 . a chaínfochell asar corp `fair wage', Wb. 15c24 . tabraid . . . cāinforgall, Thes. ii 306.2 (Hy. i). ní raba . . . bá moo eneach na caonfuarascaibh ionás renown, TFrag. 178.1 . ¤-ḟúairrech etc. see separate entries. sin chaóinfresdail ┐ fritheoladh, RC xxix 146 § 72 . nach claistear a gcaoinḟriotal gentle speech, Hackett² xviii 39 . tria caonGhaoidheilg, Hugh Roe² 244.7 (fo. 61a) . Maccæma Túath nDea dom ét iar mo caenghuide, RC xii 60 § 18 . huanaib cainimbedaib ilaigthib gl. multiplicatis benedictionibus, Ml. 105a7 . cāinlāech Luigdech, AID i 53 § 3 , Celtica xi 125 . ar chrábhadh na caoin-léaghan do rádh `to say a prayer(?)', Celt. Rev. x 134.12 . caín-leas, MR 160.5 . fó ṡídh ┐ fo chaoin loisi, AFM ii 1164.6 . triallais . . . caenmag, LL 15762 . naoi ccuill chaoinmhesa, Ériu xiii 26.20 . anruth .i. sruth cain molta uadh, Laws iv 358.21 Comm. concertfa caenrecht for iathu B., YBL 181a11 . act rocloor for cáinscéilsi a good account of you, Wb. 23b2 , cf. b41 . fer ro scríb . . . / cáinscéla Críst chrochthai, Fél. May 6 . rind caein-sholais Chaingcrech, MR 114.2 . gan dire do chreith caoinṡrothaib, Ériu xiii 17.13 . á caintaidlech gl. satisfactionem, Ml. 32b22 . cáinteist diib `good testimony', Wb. 23a23 . ic tabairt chaintestusa, LB 107a24 . caintír toirthech (? cain), SR 963 . déce do caerca caeintlachta, Leb. Gab.(i) 30.15 . teinniu achuinscliu caíntocud, LU 7385 . trí hingena berta seirc do cháinthocud, Triads 110 . iarsin chaíntoil gl. secundum bonum placitum, Wb. 20d19 . do lucht na cain toile, ITS xxix 144.2 . 'na sgéith chreidimh ┐ chaointoile, Parrth. Anma 5064 . cáintoimtiu diib `a fair opinion of you', Wb. 23a22 . adchonncadar . . . isan chaentracht clerech, RC xxvi 160 § 47 . iarna cáintuistin, SR 7999 .

With adjj.

(a) Dvandva compds.: tecait cāinḟinn / corra, ḟāilinn `fair white birds', K. and H. 18 § 27 . cāinmaith slān / Sīrne, Ält. ir. Dicht. i 29.27 .

(b) Adjj. derived from nouns: go cobhsaidh caoin-bhéasach, TSh. 1854 . do reir diancecht cainbrethaig fair-judging, Laws iii 362.4 Comm. ambreith Chaei Chaenbrethaig, Thr. Ir. Gl. 9.2 . Connla Caoinbhriathrach, Keat. iii 518 . Mock n.pr. Feli ingen Caoinchlothaigh, Anecd. ii 64.9 . is caínchomairlechu beith i ssíd, LL 31741 (TTr.). uo cōinchomráitech . . . na fēne re chéle, Fianaig. 64.4 . a sgiath . . . chaoindealbhach, ML 112.19 . in dearc . . . caen-dénmach beneficent, PH 5923 . cros caoindénmhach uas a cind, AFM iii 312.10 . caindénmide gl. benefica est, Ml. 25d4 (caindenminde, MS). caindéinmidi (-deimidi, MS) gl. beneficam, 120b6 . amal as dund chaindénmidiu gl. benefico, 33b9 . nadbi caínfoltach nibi caínfuillmech `he who is not well qualified is not well remunerated', Ériu xviii 47.5 ( Laws v 112.7 ). cluithche caoínmhenmnach, Ériu v 166.56 . easbog cáoinráidhtioch, Párl. na mB. 3794 . labrad uallach ┐ chaintoimtenach dib fadesin `proud and self-complaisant speech', Ml. 31b10 . See caínḟúairrech.

With verbs: cáin-airlice lend graciously(?), LU 3489 ( SCC 26 ). mani cáinairlither `unless thou take good heed', Wb. 5b38 . in tan na cain-biadhtar cain-scarat, Laws v 292.12 . nī bo fri óigthea acher / cāinbói (.i. cáin nobíid) fri lobru trúagu, Thes. ii 328.3 (Hy.v). la Dal Riada cainebar / . . . / lethdeog, Anecd. i 14.15 ( SCano 478 ) (ibid). cáineperr gl. bene dicitur, Sg. 215a3 . caínéra, LU 3489 ( SCC 26 ). caoin éranar muca mbroghtar ina muicthech, Ériu xiii 27.23 = amail atbeir isin bretha nemidh cain erenar muc mbrogtar ┐ rl., O'Curry 1451 ( H 3.18, 647b ) (as-ren). c.¤ feid a rosc, LU 8342 ( FB 24 ). c.¤ fera bodil di fodbaid ríg (rhet.), 6122 (TBC). c.¤ fúalaing fuither glaini sair, 8343 ( FB 24 ). inna caingnethi gl. bene acta, Ml. 22d18 . With in-láidi, see ind-láidi. cumala caínógat a ngnímu `who fulfil their services well', Críth G. 485 and n . caínoís, LU 3489 ( SCC 26 ) (oidid). cain rognatha (gníid), Ml. 39a24 . cáinscríbaimm, Thes. ii 290.11 . caínté im gaí cainte gaithe, LL 1570 (téit). cia tīasam cáin temadar (.i. alaind), Thes. ii 299.30 (Hy. i). in-díu trá cáin-timgarat, Lament 90.5 . inna caintinscantai gl. bene coepta, Ml. 131c18 . caín tintaé chucum, LU 8310 ( FB 23 ). is caintormachtae (do-formaig), Hib. Min. 13.451 . clanda caine caīntuismiter, ZCP xi 92 § 21 . amail bid cainullmaigthe, Hib. Min. 13.448 .

In etymol. glosses on con as conjunction and preverb: caoinberim nó caoinbritheamnaigim gl. conidbiur, O'Dav. 391 (cf. Ériu xiii 21.30 ). conamus . . . .i. . . . ro cainaimsighedh, Laws i 48.18 Comm. conaraig . . . .i. . . . ro chain-airgestair, v 292.14 Comm. ar na conderbathar .i. ar na caindiubarthar, iv 196.23 Comm. (2 do-rorban?).

In later lang. used as occas. alliterating ornament e.g. do chogair ┐ do chaoin-chomhairligh aige féin, ML 26.14 .

With vnn.: cuile iar cainbiathad, Stud. in E. Ir. Law 52.29 ( Laws ii 386.z ). a condaill .i. a caindeligud, Auraic. 1501 . na ro cuindrigther . . . .i. na dentar do caindirech, Laws i 192.8 Comm. (etymol. gl.). in chainepirt gl. benedictio, Ml. 137d6 . tosach cōru cāinepert, Anecd. iii 16.15 . is maith bar caeineiberta, SG 350.1 . ¤-gním, see separate entry.

1 cas

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Forms: casbairn

adj o, ā

(a) Of hair curly, hence of persons curly-haired: noí monga cráebacha cassa, LU 7633 (BDD). do barr bude brass / ba cass (of Fer Diad), TBC-LL¹ 4071 . trí dondḟuilt chasa, BDD² 938 . Cormac c.¤ , Fing. R. 731 . at casa finna a forḟuilt (of household of Créide), Acall. 797 . gilla[n]rad chass crodund, RC xiv 412.w . folt na n-órchlann . . . gc.¤ , DDána 49.3 . re scéimh a slat-chúil chais, Keat. Poems 73 . Of animals curly-haired, -furred: c.¤ a graig, Ériu xvi 160 § 6 . masat cethrai cornaig cais, MU² 480 . Of trees etc. twisted, tangled: trí chrann c.¤ , BS 74.6 . in caill cais, Metr. Dinds. i 2.19 . Of terrain, mountains etc. of dense vegetation(?); somet. translated steep: hi Cruachain cais, Metr. Dinds. iii 464.61 . don thslēibh ch.¤ `steep', SGS iv 62 § 15 . i cath Dromma caiss Corcáin, Arch. Hib. ii 93 § 16 . re slis Locha Cuilidh cais `precipitous', Celt. Rev. iv 218.16 . Of sea, rivers etc. eddying (?): cossin Commor cuscle cass, LL 964 . sruth cithmhear c.¤ , `winding', Aithd. D. 61.16 . tar cholbhadhaibh casa . . . na g-cuan, ML 46.28 . do thomhais fhionnmhuir gcais gcoptha, Magauran 1283 .

Other applications: brat c.¤ corcra woven, BDD² 959 . t'eascaoin is c.¤ (to a cloak), Hackett² xxxii 11 . ilar na cúach, na cód cass elaborate(?), SR 4357 . cass cor cuirther guth in luin, IT iii 19 § 53 `lively', Murphy Lyrics 6 . casa ┐ . . . remra . . . amal cholamna (of serpents), Alex. 720 . ara cuirr chais `on its curved prow' (of naval vessel), Caithr. CC 75 . cechaing Eochaid don chath chass `serried battle', Metr. Dinds. iv 46.61 . atāi co rind recni chaiss intricate(?) (of metre), ZCP xi 110 § 34 (leg. chass: mass). i bfroighidh úir chais an chluidh (of a castle), DDána 119.3 . san léibheann ch.¤ chlár, 10 .

(b) In more abstract senses. Of persons: Créidne in cerd cass skilled, LL 1344 . a choccaráin cais `intelligent', Cog. 102.21 . for a cleircib craibdech cais / for a n-occlachaibh ernmais, Anecd. ii 33.w . co Clíodhna cais, Cog. 138.16 . dias fhoirbhthe, choinntinneach, ch.¤ , Tribes of Irel. 82.11 . clú cass (chev.), SR 7663 . ní crodh c.¤ (of dowry), Acall. 818 . ba hé in gnim cass perverse, SR 5973 . co ceird chaiss intricate, RC xx 136.21 .

Adv. is cass rotibe a gen / indiu fri bile Torten, Bruchst. 92 . na celid co cass, LL 29042 . seinn co cass é .i. co lúath, Cóir Anm. 165 (Cormac Cás). do chuirdís comhlonn go c.¤ ` ingeniously (?)', Keat. i 210.13 . an gaoth go garbh gclórach gc.¤ ` steeply ', Rel. Celt. ii 250.17 .

Equat. co muing órbuidhe . . . caissidir carra mennc[h]rot, Corm. Y 1059 ( Anecd. iv 94.7 ). caisithir casnaide a chul, Auraic. 3499 . caisighthir [sn]as snāth (leg. casnath?) a chūil, ZCP xiii 169.16 . cassithir rethe copad, LU 7252 ( BDD 91 ). caisidir, 7328 (97).

Compar. ní bo chaise a chur 'na laige `the quicker was he laid in grave'(?), Metr. Dinds. iv 112.66 . caissi rētaibh, ZCP viii 197.19 . do ṡil glaisi a gormtholaigh / nach caisi idh urchumhail, IGT Decl. ex. 746 .

(c) As subst. o, m.: in cass donn the curly-haired one (of Christ), Ériu iv 118 § 34 . imdha a tigh c.¤ a cuibhrech / ní ḟuil glas gan dá gheimhlech knot, IGT Decl. ex. 803 . As n. pr. m. concicher C.¤ cluiche maith, Ériu xx 194 § 15 . C.¤ Clothach, Cóir Anm. 9 .

Compds. With nouns: casanfadh in mormara ` whirling storm ', CCath. 791 . ¤bairdne name of a (type of) metre, see IT iii 11 §§ 15ff. casbairdni ┐ duanbairdni, 6.17 . Also casbairn f., IGT Decl. § 13 . ní ḟuil co casbairn chinn truim / rem lind glasnaidm ó ngébuinn, ex. 623 . trí chét ban do chasbanntracht calma na cichloiscthi, Alex. 519 . mo chasbraid go bhfóire (to Christ), DDána 51.8 . tricha cas brat `napped cloaks', Leb. Cert. 64.9 . aon don chasbhuidhin maisdín uaibhreach uilc, Hackett² lxv 5 . buinne faebrach .i. casbuin[n]e, O'Dav. 272 . tria caschairchidh (?leg. -chige), O'Curry 2164 `the quality of having curly hair', Plummer MS. notes. Conghal caisChinn mhóir Mhaghair, DDána 113.14 . fer co c. cluimh `with wreathed hair', CCath. 7 . ag crathudh gach caschroinn, Magauran 3424 . casdraigen . . . ūas clethi . . . cacha suind `thorns', MacCongl. 87.14 . ag cais-fhilleadh ar na coiribh, TSh. 8108 . dremhan an caisgen tibhes, Fianaig. 16.12 `hateful laugh' (see 1 cais). ag caisfhidh Dúin `knotty wood', Miscell. Celt. Soc. 160.12 . ag cais-iompódh ar a gceanaibh, TSh. 7949 . fail and cassleni Senaig, LL 370b39 = casol Senaich, Arch. Hib. iv 206 § 11 . bratt derg fa chaslaí, TBC-LL² 4519 = fuan brecdercc fo casloi, TBC St. 4430 `curly wool', Gloss. casla .i. casló .i. olann ch., O'Cl. nochathed caslus calaid, Rawl. 76b50 . casmhaide dóighte `burnt-up cross stick', O'Rah. 78.116 . greit cnōsaig tre casrub[a] `raschen Schlag(?)', ZCP xiii 276.12 . In n. pr.: mac Lugdach meic Casrubai, LU 5698 . cona cassnaithchib caiti twisted threads, CCath. 5208 . See casnad, casnaide. casulcha foda . . . fair (of Christ), RC viii 362.10 .

With adjj. in dvandva compds.: barr casbláith mar chorcair, IGT Decl. ex. 641 . folt casbude fair, LU 6294 (TBC). int ech aile ┐ sé casmongach caschǽl, TBC-I¹ 1977 . caschōel, 2559 (cos- ?). brat caschorcra, LU 7324 (BDD). lenna casdercca, TBC-LL¹ 5534 . Caireand Casdub, RC xxiv 190.6 . Clidna cennfínd casetrocht, BB 374a30 = chnessétrocht, Metr. Dinds. iii 210.20 . In n. pr. m. Casmael, LL 1112 . C. cas-mer, Metr. Dinds. iv 122.6 . robo chassūr crann a gae, Rawl. 77a23 .

With adjj. derived from nouns: hua Cuind cassherlaich curly-locked, Fing. R. 668 . dá ech . . . cassmongaig casschairchig, LU 8594 `manes and tails curled' (Henderson), FB 45 . Casciabach, .i. rechtaire in rig, MR 22.7 . moṅg casdrumnech barrbuide wavy and curly, IT iii 472.121 . ulcha crutach casdualach (of Hector), BB 427a34 . cendard cassetnach (étan), IT iii 246.80 . E. . . . mac Ailella Casfiaclaich, Corp. Gen. 129.28 . bratt caslongach corcra (cf. 2 longach), ZCP xiii 170.33 . corn-ḟolt caslonnrach, Abbott-Gwynn p. 335 . mor ceand caistrillsech with curly tresses, Alex. 133 .

? docamḟolang casbhuarote (: nglasḟuarote), IT iii 92 § 139 .

coinnmed

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Forms: coindmheadh, coinnmeadh

u and o, m. Vn. of coinnmid. coindmheadh m., IGT Decl. § 28 . coinnmeadh, Verbs § 68 . act of billeting, quartering; (right to) free quarters, `coigny' (cf. coinnem): eochair chomais c.¤ , ZCP vi 270 § 6 . sreith coinnmhedh . . . do choscc `abolished the taxes of Coigny', AFM v 1686.3 . dorónad coindmed na filed iar sein fo Érind the poets were quartered throughout I., LU 360 . dēna coinmed crūaid / do ṡlūaig, KMMisc. 262.2 . tairnge im chroidhe bhar gcoinnmheadh `the way you are bestowed', Magauran 682 . a beith fo chuinnmedh cáich, SG 79.3 . coinnmheadh Dé dháibh a ndamnadh the treatment meted out to them by God is damnation, DDána 24.9 . ní chuala coinnmhedh neimhir / ciat chuala coinnmhedh muirir (of soldiers forced to carry stones as well as provisions), AFM ii 968.5 . Sadhbh ... ag coinnmheadh chorn `arranging', Magauran 2094 (see n.). c.¤ teóra mblíadan billets for three years, LU 346 . co tuc condmedh caicthigise doib uile, RC xviii 9.6 (Tig.). gan bét olc, gan ch.¤ ceall `he did not billet troops on churches', Stud. Hib. iv 73.z . coindmeadh Munna, Ériu xviii 60 § 11 . do rad . . . / coinnmedh tíre dia muintir, AFM iv 1018.z . (see n.). Attrib. g s.: amus coindmeda, Laws v 72.26 - 28 Comm. éin-teach coinnmheadha ag a chloinn `quartering-place', Dán Dé xxi 15 . ? cuid coindmedha, IGT Decl. ex. 864 . ? daigh cuirm choir clechtmasa choindmídh, BB 37b4 .

In phr. for (ar) coinnmiud (-med) quartered : cona thríb cétaib boí for condmiud la Connachta, LU 4486 (TBC). Ulaid ar connmedh a Muigh Ái, RC xviii 55.4 (Tig.). ar coinnmheadh ar fhearaibh Éireann (of poets), Keat. iii 1227 . Cf. forsna fledaib fúan cen imned / forsin condmad, LL 4978 . i coinnmeth, Leb. Gab.(i) 96.8 . With follg. prepp. (see also above): connmed écne for Cluain maic Noiss `a compulsory billeting', RC xvii 386.2 (Tig.) = AFM ii 848.z . coinnmhedh ríoghdhamhna lá N. . . . for Leth Chuinn `feasting visitation was made . . . through Leath-Chuinn', 1150.14 . ar n-a coinnmheadh ar do churp / atá, a Dhomhnuill, an daonnacht, DDána 74.65 . coindmedh ... fora brughadhaibh, Hugh Roe² 112.13 . ?ar Dhia nír dhiultadar coinnmheadh they were content to be left in God's keeping(?), PBocht 26.36 . bar coinnmedh i Connachtaibh, SG 37.7 . a choinmed a Caiseal cain `to be maintained', Leb. Cert.² 2092 . Mac U. do choinnmhedh etorra do Ghallaibh, AFM iv 894.9 .

corcarda

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adj io, iā (corcair) crimson, purple . Of clothing: fūan cāin cōir corcardai, TBC-I¹ 2039 . étaigi . . . corcardai, MU² 593 . Of features: tibre c.¤ , TBC-I¹ 2033 ( corcra, LU 6549 ). dá ṅgrúad corcorda, BDD² 1303 . óas gnúis chorcordai 'above a purplish face', Echtrae Chonnlai 121 § 5 . Other applications: a rós corcorda (of Mary), Ir. Lit. 48.14 . ro fágbhaitt iad . . . ina ccollaibh c.¤ (of slaughtered soldiers), AFM vi 2226.y . da sciath . . . c.¤ , TTebe 3305 . Adv. nipo ch.¤ . . . dotheiged (of Christ), LL 36746 .

corcra

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Forms: carcra

adj (attrib. g s. of corcair?) purple, crimson , cf. corcarda. carcra, ML² 534 . Often in vague laudatory sense. Of dress and dress ornaments: ti corcrae `purple cloak', Blathm. 52 . a lleind ch.¤ , LU 3675 (SC). ina lennaib corcraib, Fing. R. 550 . brat corcra, LU 3286 ( SCC § 8 ), LU 68b8 = TBC-I¹ 1156 . brat cas corcra a woven crimson cloak, BDD² 7 . broitt chorcra, TBC-I² 17 . fúan caín corcra, LU 8601 ( FB 45 ), IT i 80.21 . co n-inaraib corcraib, TBFr. 259 . lénti ... co n-esnadaib corcraib, TFerbe 1 , IT iii 239.137 . co lubun chorcrai, LU 7608 ( BDD 115 ). ediudh corcrudh . . . do macuib rig, Laws ii 146.13 Comm. Other applications: a gnuis c.¤ (of Mary), Ériu xix 12 § 3 . rothnúall c.¤ , TBC-LL² 2179 . tibre c.¤ , LU 6549 (TBC). a hUi caín corcrai Conaill, MacCarthy 128.12 . [i mbeirn] ch.¤ an chígh (of pierced side of Christ), Aithd. D. 63.18 . Oilen na Caerach C.¤ , Stair Erc. 1000 .

In specifically unfavourable contexts: a ṡechi corcra! a chac ar maslaidh, IT iii.1 88 § 106 (terms of contempt). teóra bolga corcra for a grúaidh, Ériu xiii 46.14 . no ássad bolgg corcra assa etun 'a purple boil would grow out of his forehead', Ériu iv 32.3 (of Bricriu)

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cor(r)tharach

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adj o, ā (corrthar) fringed, edged, bordered : fúan . . . corthorach, LU 6554 (TBC). cóica brat . . . cortharach, TFerbe 23 . co sccing . . . ccortharaigh, ZCP viii 220.7 . in lenn (a s.) . . . corrtaraigh, v 502.6 . do sgarlóid . . . chorrtharaigh, DDána 114.24 . cloidhemh . . . corthrach, RC xxix 120 § 18 = c.¤ corrthaire.

1 cúach

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n o, [m.] ? The form cúaiche, LU 9276 , 10234 cited below may be a deriv. rather than n p.

(a) fastener, hook, buckle for cloak, hair, etc. See cúach(ṡ)naidm and cf. túagdúnad, túagnaidm (túagnaidm). co slonduth meic rí[g] laís .i. brat corcra co c.¤ oír ann `cup of gold', Cóir Anm. 55 ( brooch, clasp ?). roscuch in c.¤ (fuan, other MSS) corcra cain / dia cíchib sís `crimson mantle', Metr. Dinds. iv 142.117 (clasp ?). (n p. ?) cúachi di ór fora díb cúladaib hi taircellad a folt, LU 10234 (Tochm. Emire) = cuaiche, ZCP iii 233.19 . cuache, LU 9276 . andiu cia chenglaid chuaca / in rí crínliath cen déta, LL 39098 ( RC xiii 113 § 154 ) i.e. accoutres himself or makes ready (?). See RC xxvii 298 § 65 , TFrag. 82.3 . ? gilech c.¤ cóicrind ara dur[n]d derglassid (fastening on a sword-hilt ?), LU 8603 ( FB 45 ). fuath do raighnibh chuach gceangail, / fuath d'fhailghibh is d'fhithcheallaibh `bowls of interlaced ornament (?)', Aithd. D. 23.20 (clasps or buckles ?). ó chlachaibh ceangail gach cuaigh, LBranach 4406 . ? nir gradhaidh . . . naigm a claideam / na cuach mbreac na bhrad no laed, Magauran 4386 .

(b) lock of hair, tress; hair: cú Osgair na gcuach gcam, DDána 112.10 . do ch.¤ dearg doṡnadhma, IGT Decl. ex. 317 . donn a cuach `brown is her curled hair', Aithd. D. 1.34 . ar mhnaoi na gcuach n-óir `of the golden curls', Oss. vi 4.22 . i ngach ruibe dá buidhe-chuachaibh `yellow locks', O'Rah. 18.5 .

Compd. moṅg casdrumnech barrbuide i cuacris imma cend, TFerbe 121 `Strähnengürtel (?)'. See note p. 534 .

dígrais

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adj i (dí + 2 gres(s)) irresistible, unassailable: ic Dia d.¤ gail, LU 9852 (= PRIA 1893-6 p. 534 ). ba hōclach ard, ba garg, ba digrais, ba dāna, Anecd. i 51 . o theibirsin truim na dilend digraisi tar dreich in domuin, BB 236a5 . Hence peerless, splendid, excellent (of persons or things): digrais .i. eargna, Stowe Gl. 328 . oenmac d.¤ Dechtere, LU 3729 . an tuisech d.¤ (of a holy man), Anecd. i 62 . Fáelán deoda d.¤ , Fél. Jan. 9 . Saul d.¤ daigermúad, SR 5546 . rothuitset .u. fhir déc dighraisi degarmach[a], Acall. 2134 . fris mbiat formdig ardrígna fria cruth ndigraiss ndianim, IT i 69 . digrais a delb schochraidh, Anecd. i 62 . cach finna forórda d.¤ , TBC-LL¹ 2717 . fuan diograis doindercc, 5552 . étaigi dígraissi deg-demnacha, LL 219a45 . tegdais rodígrais rocháin (of Temple), SR 4378 . cona doirrsib dígraise datháille, SG 351 . lestair dígraissi, LL 219a39 . co ndathaib dígraise donnchorcra, SG 346 . cóica bó damrad d.¤ , Metr. Dinds. iii 162 (= digris, BB 370a30 ). Common in chevilles: d.¤ cloth, Hy. v 69 . d.¤ band an excellent feat, Metr. Dinds. iii 242 . d.¤ bés, SR 4911 . d.¤ buaid, 1011 . d.¤ gre[i]m, Ériu iv 156 . ba d.¤ mod, LL 205a2 . bá d.¤ núall, LU 3963 . d.¤ in smacht, SR 2803 . Compar. digraissiu cach dagdath a dath, LL 237b6 . Adv. roalt ind ingen co d.¤ fri légend ┐ gáis, SG 413 .

In phr. is d.¤ limm I earnestly desire: cian uad . . . ō ná lud do chur chuardda im-Murthemniu ┐ is digraiss lend techt indiu, RC xiv 400 ( LL 107b40 ). is d.¤ dom it is of importance to me, it is a serious matter to me (?): is diograis do Choncobur | diograis totim nEogoin Ruaid, Fianaig. 12 . Donddubh Cuailgni digrais do, | commart Calland hi crū crō, BB 404b27 .

As subst.

(a) folld. by gen. in sense of mod. Ir. rogha the choice, the very best: doronadh digrais curaigh la B. .i. ar met ┐ luchtmaire a first-rate boat, ZCP x 411 . doronsad . . . seol mor do d.¤ gacha datha, Lib. Flav. ii 3vb34 . in digrais grāid fil lem dib, D IV 2, 41va33 . dorat digrais frithoilti dó do cach tomaltus, 75rb42 . gabhaid díoghrais a gcleas ngoile ┐ ngaisgidh chuca, Each. Iol. 53 . tug gach aon díbh díograis ngon da chéile comhruic, CRR p. 100 .

(b) fervour, zeal, earnestness; affection, confidence: lé díoghrais go Dún na nGall | beannacht nó dhó arís romham, Studies 1920, 566.4 . an díoghrais diadha, TSh. 2315 . ag diúl díoghraise ┐ diadhachta ón Dúileamh, 881 . díoghrais ar son doimhéine, 6967 . a ghrádh ┐ a dh.¤ , Keat. Poems 651 . samhail dá ghnúis do dhúisceadh d.¤ , 879 . ar mbuain díograise mionn de exacting fervent oaths from him, Eochairsg. 22 . díograis múirne warmth of loving kindness, O'Gr. Cat. 475 . a charthanacht, a dhéirc 's a dhíogras rúin `soul-felt piety', Ó Bruad. ii 260 . gur ghabh Muire an díograis rúin on Sbiorad naomh, Ó Héodhusa 10 . do dhruing d'fhíordhíoghrais an tighearna the lord's intimate friends, Maguires of F. § 13 . Cf. § 29 . lucht coimhéata ┐ díograise ` confidants ', Atlantis iv 206 (O.C.T.). tre dhíogruis comhráidh in confidential conversation, PCT 582 . molfad thúsa le dióghruis croidhe, Psalms cxix 7 . cet blegon a bó . . . do din no do digrais da sinser as a show of affection, Cog. 48 . (to a harper) an í do mhúin díoghrais duit | lámh Chraiftine . . .?, Studies 1919, 612.7 .

druimnech

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adj o,ā (druimne)

(a) Of manufactured articles, esp. made of gold, and also of wrought gold itself, perh. ribbed, ridged, embossed: cuing d.¤ dronargda, FB § 45 ; § 47 ; cuing drumnech dronōrda, IT i 310.29 (` curved, arched ', O'Curry, quoted Wind. Wtb., but the early Irish two-horse yoke was straight; prob. of raised metal-work which ran along it, cf. epithets dron-argda, ¤órda). ina chathaīr druimnig dergōir (of High Priest's chair), SR 4516 . la cuach nd.¤ nderg-oir, 6388 . fail d.¤ dergoir, Acall. 4469 . slabrad d.¤ dergóir, 6199 . fuan . . . cona chimais drumnig dergg-óir, LL 237b16 ( TTr. 1531 ). sciath d.¤ , SG 263.27 . tresin ndeirg ndruimnig (name of a shield), MR 152.17 . sleg drumnech with ridges running along the shaft (?), TBC-LL¹ 4316 ; LL 244a17 ( TTr. 2030 ); BDD § 76 . sleg tredruimnech ` three-ridged ', § 97 ; TBC-I¹ 2343 . sé mīli slegh sē-druimnech, ZCP xiii 12.10 . lia cloichi coicdruimneach (of a pillar-stone at Uisnech having five sides, one facing each province), Ériu iv 152 § 32 . treabh na n-aolchloch ndruineach (ndruimnech, v.l.; having angles, i.e. hewn ?), Ó Bruad. i 118 .

Of wrought gold: dergór druimne(i)ch, Anecd. i 71 § 189 , cf. ZCP xi 160 . gaei d'ór d.¤ dír, ZCP xii 245 § 19 . srian óir druimnig, SG 242.30 . hetach indtlaissi . . . do derg-or d.¤ , LL 402b19 .

(b) Of unworked materials, natural objects, etc.: rogníd do derg-ibur drumnech . . . iarna dlugu (of timber for a house), LL 181b5 . tuighi d.¤ (`ridgy thatch', SG), Acall. 787 . derccain donna drumnecha, RC xvi 278 . pónaire druimneach, IGT Decl. ex. 130 . dresa dilgnecha druimnecha, RC xxvi 160 § 46 . Of places, uneven, hilly: Dermag d.¤ , Metr. Dinds. i 40.23 . in domun d.¤ , ZCP viii 195 § 1 . ocon maigin muiredruimnig `an der hochgratigen (?) Stätte', Bruchst. i 17 ( IT iii 12.6 ).

Of hair, wavy, undulating (?): folt . . . druimneach, TBC-I¹ 3146 ; ZCP ii 337.20 . mong casdrumnech, TFerbe 121 . fine Chais na ccūl ndruimneach, 3 C 13, 670.4 . cruit Bhriain an bhairr druimnig, 16 . Transf. of pers.: ria nDomnall ndrumnech `ringletted D.', Arch. Hib. ii 59 § 14 .

2 eó

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n m. a point, sharp end; hence skewer, pin, brooch (cf. delg): eo [.i.] rind, Corm. Y 502 (cf. Eómain: deólaid, Metr. Dinds. iv 124.16 . Eómna = Emna, LU 122b35 ). eo .i. rinn, ut est cia aithem éo .i. cia is géri ina rind ? O'Dav. 770 . eo .i. rinn. eo a shleighe .i. rinn a sleighe, O'Cl. da craisech...co rrinnaithi eoa fora n-innaibh with keenness of blades (?) CCath. 5303 . claideb amra, orduirnn a elta, airgidi a fulang, torordha a comet, breachtfaebrach a éo, IT iii 199.23 . Cf. claidem...cona eltaib snaidtib... cona mindruimnib...cona inntech do cnaimh elifinte, cona dib caelspeltib...ettarra-sein ┐ a eó, CCath. 4692 . ( eo do chochuill, Ériu v 120.15 = ói, 120.17 , and cetre heo corccra for gach brut, IT iii 238.99 probably belong to au (ó) ear, q.v. Cf. ó-chain, v.l. eo-chain, epithet of a shield, TBC-LL¹ 5982 , etc.). ba finda eoderga, BCC 78.33 .

Of a brooch: eo .i. dealg, O'Cl. LL 395a8 . Keat. ii 2416 . coro thóraindsi dóib in dún cona heo (.i. delg) óir imma muin, LL 20b49 (cf. Corm. Y 502 ). brat corcra imbi, eú óir and, LU 68b8 = TBC-I¹ 1157 . eo óir ina brut rosaiged a gualaind for cach leth, IT i 131.17 . fuán...imbi. heó óir intlaide uassa bán bruinnechur ina háthaurslocud, FB 51 . IT i 310.32 . eo áirgit ina brot, BDD 114 . eó óir isin brutt osa bruinne, TBC-LL¹ 5176 (= bretnais, TBC-I¹ 3147 ). 4316 . 5310 . 5567 . eó uma, 5286 . bratt...cona eo orchumhdaigh, ZCP xiii 170.33 . eo croind coimheccair [sic leg.] co ngem do licc logmar iga foriadadh ina brut osa desrigh TBC-LL¹ 5552 (St). brat...imbi hi forcibul; eo oir uasa doit TBC-I¹ 3159.3189 (fora doit; cf. under delg). Cpd. ? a ben co n-aillsin duib eógainn, EIS 154.54 .

étgud

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Forms: netgutha, nedgudu, netguba

n u, o; m. (cf. 1 étach) covering, clothing, apparel, garment: slúag...na sacart...i n-étgud epud lineo, SR 6206 ( = i n-etghud efud lined, LB 129a4 ). in-étgodaib cilecda 6872 . etgud Ailella do gabail immi, TBC-LL¹ 2837 . BB 207a27 . ben a erriud ┐ a étgud de, TBC-LL¹ 4061 . timthacht ...d'etgud cacha datha, 3028 . bai da etgud imbi .i. fuan , etc. TBC-I¹ 2038 . tucait cucu...a n-étguda eter chorcair ┐ gorm ┐ dub, TBC-LL¹ 66 . rohir dam... .x. n-étgudu (netgutha, nedgudu, netguba MSS), Ériu ii 3.11 . as iad robdar édghadha dia ccorpaibh aineachtair, colbhadha cloich-sneachta acc réodh dá gach leth impa, AFM vi 1918.8 . ag cuingidh creice...a n-erradh...┐ a n-édghadh n-uasal, AFM vi 2010.3 . etir biathadh ┐ etghudh, Auraic. 169 . edghadh nocht clothing the naked Ó Héodhusa 229 y . eadghadh nocht, Mac Aingil 310.10 . míl étgudo louse (gl. peduculum) Enchir. Aug. 83b , ZCP vii 484.21 . búaid n-étgaid, búaid n-airm, RC xxix 211 § 3 . LL 47a6 . ni ro ansat... fri a n-édgadh nach fri a fforbhruta armour (?) AFM vi 2032.21 .

fennóc

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Forms: feannóg, feannoigi, fennóca

n ā, f. a scald or royston crow: feannóg, P. O'C. Badhbh catha .i. fionóg `a royston crow' ib. badhb .i. feannóg, O'Cl. in fiach ┐ in ḟendóc, LB 274a64 ( SG 56.19 ). g s. i richt einchi .i. feannoigi , TBC-LL¹ p. 334n . ( Eg. 93 ). dath fuaince fuan (.i. dath brait na finnoige) ZCP v 490 (see fuinche). pl. fiaich ┐ fennóca , LB 274b47 ( SG 57.32 ). fennoga no bansigaidhe (said to be demons of hell not of the air) RC i 36 .

fled

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Forms: flid, fledaib, fledh, fledhóil

n ā, f. (cf. W. gwledd) d s. hí flid (gl. epulemur) Wb. 9b14 . d p. fledaib, 27b3 . fledh, IGT, Decl. § 39 .

(a) a feast, banquet, carousal (esp. a drinking-feast, oft. associated with vbs. ólaid, dáilid) : f.¤ .i. lántṡāsad etir dig ┐ mír, Corm. Y 619 . rodáiled in ḟ.¤ sain for mathib Lochlainne, corbat mesca CRR 13 . boí f.¤ mór la Bricrind do Chonchobur, LU 8041 ( FB 1 ). oc tinól na flede collecting provisions for the banquet 8043 (ib.). co ndernai L. fleid do P. (= fecit coenam magnam), Lat. Lives 55 . ic fleid (= in convivio) 73 . aigthi carat im ḟleid, ScM. 5 . cen a cena [ = coena] ... cen mo mair ... .i. is fleth mo betha, O'Mulc. 218 . robennach [Pátraic] fleith in méich ... ic epscop Trian ... dia roṡásta fir Muman the feast of the bushel (given) by Bishop T. Trip. 216.7 . f.¤ deoda, f.¤ doena, f.¤ demanda (leg. domanda ?), Laws iii 18 = SM Facs. 47b (i.e. entertainment given in honour of God, to a chief, and to low company, f.¤ domonda .i. fled doberar do macaib bais ┐ drochdainaib, Laws iii 24.5 ( SM Facs. 48a , where `e' is given as alternative to the first `o' of `domonda.' Cf. O'Dav. 954 , where f.¤ domunda is expld. as hospitality given to those who return it). f.¤ flatha (entertainment due to a chief) Laws i 194.25 . f.¤ fúain see fúan . ba sí ... comairle rochinnset ... .i. fled do thargud do thig Cairpri to provide a banquet at the house of C. ZCP xi 61.3 . fleg crolige ` death-feast' (funeral feast ?) Laws v 432.15 Comm. do thochaithem na fledi, PH 7287 . nā samail flead re fuigeall do not compare leavings with a banquet ACL iii 246 § 37 . Used of drink only : cen fleda d'ol, PH 8127 . ar ól bhfleadh, TD 11.22 . do ól na fledi TBC-LL¹ 986 . tucastar [in ingen] cuach ... ┐ a lán do midh ... ann ┐ tuc il-láim Ḟind ... ┐ ba geis do Ḟ. fled d'obu, Acall. 4961 . Hence

(b) a beverage: fuaruisge a bhfleadh, TD 21.9 . suighi na fighbaide as fleagha dhoibh, Marco P. 166 . dogniter flegha leo do shiucra, etc. or ni bi finemain leo, 187 . Compd. ¤ól drinking at a feast, conviviality: dāltir f. for Luignib, Anecd. i 14 . oc ind ḟ. carousing Lat. Lives 8 = Trip. 52.19 . ag f., ZCP vii 306.8 . g s. co cornaibh ... fledhóil , x 410.25 . ¤ólach given to feasting, convivial: a s f. fri flaith fledolig, ZCP viii 306.27 . ¤ḟót hospitable, convivial soil, land: fleadhḟód Fáil, Ir. Monthly 1927, 552 ( 23 F 16, 174 ).

See also fletech.

forbbaid

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Forms: forbtha

n f. (for + buith ? See Gwynn, Hermathena 1930 70 and cf. 2 forbaid). Apparently that which is upon (something), a covering: bratt ... forbbaid oenḟir a oenur, Metr. Dinds. iv 330 . darat a laim darsin forbaid immach (of a corpse) past the shroud (?) LU 9728 ( ZCP iii 218 ). luid ... as a forbaid o tuisdib na macamh for lar tighi (of infant Hercules) BB 416a34 . fororbairt leis ... co mbatar .uii. n-airtim di forbaidh saille for a sruib, Dinds. 112 . for slegaib remra rind aithi for forbaid aduair adétig (of the soul in Hell) PH 8296 .

g s. ? bratt forbtha (stragulatum vestem), Thes. i 1.34 . brat formtha (sagana) Sg. 51b9 . fuan forptha imbi, IT ii2 243.1 (= forbthai ib. 19 ).

Cf. forbhaid ambí .i. úir the covering of the not-living, clay Anecd. iii 45 . Tlachta tulach ordain uais | forbaid [v.l. forbad, forba, forambidh] mór ríg, Metr. Dinds. iv 186 (`shroud' v 257 ).

fúan

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n o, n. & m. IGT, Decl. § 96.5 (m.) some kind of outer garment (worn by both sexes), a tunic (? cloak): tonica vel lacerna .i. sai nó f.¤ , Wb. 30d19 (refers to paenulam of text). fuan brat, Metr. Gl. Ff. 35 ; D 56 . O'Cl. f.¤ caín corcra n-imbi. cóicroth óir ... and, LU 8601 ( FB 45 ). f.¤ ... cona imthacmuṅg dergóir, LL 261b4 ( LMU 18 ). f.¤ corcra corrtharach immi, LL 237b15 ( TTr. 1531 ). Baí dā étgud immi .i. f.¤ caín ... corthorach cóicdíabuil ... clíabinar sróil ... ré chnes LU 6554 = TBC-LL¹ 2728 ; f.¤ corcra ... immi, 1817 = brat, LU 5636 . ro scuc[h] in fuan corcra cain | dia cic[h]ib sis, BB 402b27 (= Miscell. Celt. Soc. 74 ; cúach, Metr. Dinds. iv 142.5 ). fled fúain rite involving a gift of clothing UR 121 : deichnemar for fleghaib fuain, O'D. 1194 ( H 2.15A, 79 = fuair, BB 332 , Auraic. 2227 ). flegha [ = fleda] fuain .i. inbotha .i. inbainnsi .i. edach nuachuir, O'Curry 2067 ( H 4.22, p. 67 ); cf. la tri coicda dinaib lanamnaib ... | forsna fledaib | f.¤ cen imned | forsin condmad, LL 36b22 (leg. fúar ?). Cf. féile fleda s.v. féle and UR 121 .

Transf. of hair covering the body: folt a chind chain ... fuan co findi ... robai immi, Anecd. i 62 § 107 . Of plumage: gilidir f.¤ ṅgēssa, LL 249a23 ( TBFr. § 9 ). Cf. dath fuinche fuan , Ériu ix 46 § 14 (v.l. fuar) = dath fuaince fuan (.i. dath brait na finnoige), ZCP v 490 § 17 . fuan fuinc[h]e ZCP ix 167.25 .

fúarc

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Forms: fuarc, fuarc

n integument, bark (?): glaisem cnis .i. cain er- no crectha no f.¤ , Anecd. iii 44 (a kenning for the birch-tree suggested by its bark). fuarc fuinchi, H 3.18, p. 10 marg. sup. = fuan fuinc[h]e the raven's coat ZCP ix 167.25 . fuarc fuinnseann (in a prescription) 23 K 42, 400.14 . fuarc `internal parts?' Ériu xiii 127 n. 1 may be a different word. Cf. also P.O'C.'s fuarc ... `what cooper's staunch their vessels with.'

fuinche

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Forms: fuinche, funchi, Funchi, Fuinche

n , f. in poetry and B. na f.

I A scaldcrow: f.¤ .i. feannóg, O'Cl. fuindchi .i. feandoc, Lec. Gl. 545 . duibithir funchi fedil | culchi cach éoin, Metr. Dinds. iii 256 . g s. dath fuinche [funchi v.l.] fuan , Ériu ix 46 § 14 = dath fuaince fuan (.i. dath brait na finnoige), ZCP v 490.5 (B. na f.). fuan fuinc[h]e, ZCP ix 167.25 = caire findchi fuarc fuinchi, H 3.18, 10 marg. sup. ? caoga fuan find fuince rūn, Celt. Rev. i 306 .

II A black fox: fuinchi .i. sindach dub, Lec. Gl. 548 . f.¤ is criomhtan ar ṡionnach, Metr. Gl. Ff. 51 . togmall i fóir fuinche (.i. sinnach), ACL iii 310 § 3 (= foinchi, ZCP xii 360.24 ) ; re nuallan f.¤ feochrae ib. ACL iii 310§ 9 .

Cf. gudim Brenaind ... cobair fir a culchi chíar | rom áin co cían funchi fó, LU 3054 ( SG 235 ) : later in same text ( LU 3131 ) Funchi is a name given to the `murgeilt' or mermaid Lí ban. As meisnig mhic mic L. | bhiathus f.¤ a bhforaoísibh, C IV 1, 160v (poem by Gofraidh mac an Bhaird).Cf. the npr. f. Fuinche, Ériu v 74.15 . fri F.¤ ingin Náir, Fianaig. 4.7 . mac Fuince ingine Daire, Anecd. ii 76 . See also Miss M. Dobbs's Index to Banshenchus RC xlix 446 , s.v.

III A claw or talon (?), see fuince, which may be same word and perhaps only an inference from sense (I).

1 géis

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Forms: geissi

n i, f. a swan: geissi, Thes. i 2: 102b4 (Regina No. 215 102b4 ). gnantes (leg. nantes) .i. gēissi, O'Mulc. 383 . gantae .i. gēisi, Études Celt. xxii 211 § 46 . īall gēisi, TBC-I¹ 710 . ēill ṅgēisi, 691 . ba samalta fri eill ngéisi ic snige dar mag, RC xiv 416 § 32 . elta do gésib gela, TBC-LL¹ 1327 . gilithar gési, 5633 . gilidir fúan ṅgéssa, TBFr. 104 ( LL 249a23 ). gilit[h]er gés, CS 176.y = AFM i 540.14 (géis). Auraic. 3960 (geiss); 5320 (gési). gilithir geis no canach, ZCP xiii 256.21 . taitnem bruit géise fri gréin, Ériu ix 47 § 15 . irricht da géise, v 208.2 . co ndath gessi, Anecd. i 58 § 62 . dath na géisi ar a gúaluinn, IGT Decl. ex. 1217 ; 1908 . glór gach géisi, Arch. Hib. i 93.4 . secht ngéise dég, SG 249.43 . tene saignéin do mharbhadh na ngéisi ┐ na ccadhan, AFM ii 680.14 . batar cadain for clár clíu | clar ṅdes gési for suidiu, LL 331c22 = ZCP viii 333.15 (Laud) = Rawl. 158.2 . (geisse). Of a chieftain, TD 16.41 ; 3.30 . Measgra D. 13.24 .

gim

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n (gím ?) a splinter, a sliver : gim chulind chais `a sliver of twisted holly,' Metr. Dinds. iii 124.56 . anas gurmu rudrad ríg | gím do dáil dath fuinche fuan , Ériu ix 46 § 14 = gímh do dáol (.i. rann nō cuid ...), ZCP v 490 § 17 (B. na Filed). a ghíomh leabhar mar ḟolt eich (of hairs in butter), TD 37.4 . Cf. `geamh, a branch or slip,' P. O'C.

Compd. ¤súilech : blear-eyed : inghean ghránna ghiomshúileach (of Leah = lippis oculis, Vulg.), TSh. 9955.

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