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aindíles

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adj (díles) (perh. also aindílis, i-stem) not proper to, not one's own: clann aindílis an fuind gloin not native to, Prolegomena 42 § 15 . ingen dílius aindílius do bhí ac Finn i.e. a daughter whose parentage was doubtful, Acall. 539 . sealbh aindíleas `unlawful possessions', Dán Dé xvi 3 . mairg recus a atharthir ndúthaig arin oilithir nandilis, LB 256b49 . gach aen ara mbiadh leithbr[ia]thar . . . dámad dileas é . . . damad aindíleas hé if the reproach were untrue(?), Acall. 7997 ( SG 233.19 ). As adv. na hiarraid édail co handilis, 3 B 22, 32 a16 . aderur craidhi o da modhuibh .i. modh dib co haindilés ` improperly ', Rosa Angl. 126.13 . As n subst. fo gniad (= do-g.) a armu diles don andiles his arms make his what was not his, MR 54.8 . doní mor n-diles d'aindles, 60.10 .

Cf. indles.

1 cerd

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Forms: ceard, cearda, cerd, ceirde, ceird, ceirde, cearda, cearda, cearda, cherda, cerda, cerda(e), cearda, cerdda, cerdai, cerda, cherdu, d'órcheardai, cerdada, cert

n ā, f. See O'Rahilly, Ériu xiii 159 f. In sense (a) ceard (ón duine), m. g s. cearda, IGT Decl. § 95 . In sense (b) cerd (ón cheird) f. g s. ceirde, § 39 ; ceird f. g s. ceirde, cearda, § 43 . Cf. also g s. na cearda , Laws v 104.19 Comm. in cearda , 106.1 Comm. . iii 192.8 Comm. in cherda , IT iii 60 § 120 (na cerda , v.l.). Also cerda(e): n s. cearda, Corp. Gen. 219.37 (cerd, v.l.). cerdda, Cymmr. xiv 130.9 . in cerdai , ZCP iii 222.10 (cerd, v.l.). d s. cerda, Laws v 114.18 . do cherdu , LL 25486 (: dú). ? d'órcheardai, Leb. Cert.² 2187 . Cf. n pl. cerdada, Bodl. Dinds. 3 .

(a) craftsman, artisan (most freq. of a gold- and silver-smith): cert qui idula aere faciebat gl. Alaxander (aerrarius), Wb. 30d21 . inna cerdae `of the potter', Ml. 18a12 . roth cruind forsa ndenat na cerda in lestrai, b4 . in sét arggait nád chombaig / in ch.¤ , Thes. ii 346.4 ( Hy. v 77 ). lasin cerddai (ceirdai, v.l.) gl. lasin ceird, 33 (79 Comm.). aided con na cerda inso la Coin Culaind, LU 4971 . Cauland cerdd, 4975 (TBC). ó Choin cherda Conchobair (i.e. Cú Chulaind), 3573 ( SCC 29 ). do Choin na Cerdda, LL 20187 . cerdda ┐ círmaire, LU 2217 . cuislennach, c.¤, gobha, Ériu xiii 23.2 . cerda . . . ┐ aes caca dana olcena, Laws v 90.20 ( cerda .i. imrid in t-or, 25 Comm. ). is diles in tor ┐ in tairget ┐ in tuma a cerdcha in goband ┐ noco diles i cerdcha in cerda, uair aithne indeithbir hé i cerdcha in gobann, ┐ nocon edh a cerdcha in cerda, iii 192.6 , 8 Comm. c.¤ gl. figulus, Ir. Gl. 508 . D. . . . gaba . . . ┐ ceard ┐ scribnid togaide . . . is he . . . daroine .ccc. clog ┐ .ccc. bacall ┐ .ccc. soscelai, Fél. cxxxi.x. mac na cerdda cosin céir, LL 18785 . I. ainm na cerda ro berb in n-ór, 2024 . cathbarr B. . . . c.¤ Ó. . . . dorigne, Airne F. 97 . dugnith dno C. c.¤ na semonn, RC xii 94 § 122 . do-ratsat in argat-sin for tír cherda potter's field, PH 3241 . mac cerdai nó fir fogní nách aicdi éicin di ór nó argad, FDG² 867 . leag a hoirthior na hInnia, / . . . / niamhthar le ceard gcineolta that is polished by a native craftsman, Aithd. D. 16.47 . céard copair, 2 Timothy iv 14 . ceard na críadh, Romans ix 21 . do chérd an óir, Mac Aingil 1139 . Fig. P. is ceard don chlúi-sin `P. who is the artificer of that fame', O'R. Poems 298 . lé cérduibh an chlaoinchreidimh (sc. the founders of Protestantism), Mac Aingil 4170 .

C.¤ na cruinne (na ndúl, etc.) God : c.¤ na cruinne, BNnÉ 196 § 22 . mo chobhair ar Cheird na ndúl!, Dánta Gr. 65.19 . ceard na n-uile, DDána 27a.16 .

Applied to poets: in c.¤ mac ūi Dulsaine, Corm. Y 1059 (p. 93.25; cf. 92.y). ni c.¤ gan bunadus tothachta, O'D. 2208 (Nero A vii, 144a). Cf. c.¤ cen tothacht .i. cin foghluim ndligi[d], O'Dav. 1568 .

In n. pr. m. Robartach mac Mic na Cerda, CS 164.20 . C.¤ m. Cerdda Bice, Corp. Gen. 219.27 .

(b) handicraft, art, skill, accomplishment, feat; hence occupation, office, way of life, practice, characteristic behaviour : mu menma céin im saincheirdd, Thes. ii 293.15 . cōrus a cherdæ (of a poet), Corm. Y 276 . tarchomlad cach óes dána . . . cor tasfen cách a ch.¤ fíad Patraic, LU 9773 . ar lín a ch.¤ he is so accomplished, 8316 (rhet.). asa cheird cumachtaig (.i. a cumachta a chleirchecta dognidsom sein, 740 ( ACC 42 ). indearbh cach i cceird aroile, Ériu xiii 20.16 . imdhínsiomh ceirte insult to one's art(?), 25.6 . fornesa ceard neicse donessa cerd niumuis, 56 § 32 (cf. O'Dav. 861 ). fristoing cerd cainti `he renounces the satirist's art', O'Dav. 872 . 869 . oca oileamhain hi cerdaibh clothamræ .i. āine, alaidhe ┐ erlabhra, etc., ZCP xiv 219.11 . fó mo ch.¤ láechdachta, LU 6169 (TBC). ac óenmummib daronsat ceird gnimrada gaile ┐ gascid, LL 10052 . aided Gríse co ceird chrúi `skilled in bloody arts', Metr. Dinds. iii 134.19 . ceird chrúi .i. ceird imdheargtha no ceird bhásaighthe, O'Cl. iarn[a] trascrad trienar c.¤-ne `by our craft', RC xii 90 § 109 . cach dan dognīat lāmhae is c.¤ dongairther, O'Mulc. 222 . rob ingnadh le cāch a ceird `their skill' (in music and dancing), Ériu iv 174 § 9 . mairg thréicios cléirchecht ar cheird / do cherdaib in domnáin deirg, SG 51.y . lucht na ceirde cedna (sc. building), Stair Erc. 1626 . gion gur cheárrd mná an nídh sin, Oss. iii 136.19 . seachnaidh cionta ón cheird do-ní `avoids faults by her manner of life', Magauran 1516 . nach roibhi . . . aenc.¤ rob annsa les nā fiadhach, ZCP vi 53.x . cusin ceird n-inglain n-eillnighthi ro herailedh forro .i. comrucc a lanamhnus fri aroile, Grail 3059 . an ceard do-roighne Ruaidhrí what R. has done, DDána 76.4 . ní ceard duit déanamh míoghaoil `it is not for Thee to be false to Thy kin-duty', Aithd. D. 71.31 . ceird ríoghna `a queen's part', A. Ó Dálaigh vii 6 . tús cerdi do Ch. i.e. C. was entitled to receive a poet's first composition after he had finished his schooling, LB 238cb56 . Concr.: cathaīr ingnathaig forsa raibi imarcaid sairsi ┐ c.¤ n-eladnach embellishment, Grail 1663 . Freq. of magical practices: no gniad druidechta ┐ certa commain, LU 9007 ( FB 75 , H). See commann for cerddib suíthe gentliucta, LL 1051 . ceird thosaigh .i. ceird dhraoidheachda, O'Cl. See toṡúgad.

Attrib. g s. fear cerda, ma fithír, ní ba raith feilmic mana biatha `a man of art, if a professor, cannot be surety for a pupil, unless he has fed him', Laws iv 236.15 . fer certa fri molad ┐ air, i 18.7 Comm. óes cherdd, Críth G. 281 . cléir aesa ceirdd, Trip.² 2382 (= praecones, 2385 ; dona druthaib, 2395 ) = cliar aesa dana, Lat. Lives 55.12 . don luchd céirde, Acts xix 24 . lucht ceirde na cathrach tradesmen, Fl. Earls 98.y .

? rop tānaisi triūin crepscuil / c.¤ promtha Petair apstail, Corm. Y 325 .

commann

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n o, n. (Lat. commentum) cumann comann m., IGT Decl. § 11 (54.15) . Somet. -n (cf. comman). roboi commant n-etarru du denam uilc frimmaccu Israhel gl. ex professo, Ml. 78b11 . huan chommund .i. ho chomlugu gl. coniuratione, 44d30 . in n-a ngrinnib ┐ inn-a comnib (coimnib, v.l.) . . . cenglaither cech comond gl. ligantur fascibus, Lib. Hymn. i 72 gl. 43 . Usu. alliance, pact, union, friendship (in some exx. pejoratively); company, band; later love, affection: tethsat commond `shall violate friendship', AFM ii 786.14 . olcc ar comand, Anecd. iii 8.17 . mallach[t] a chommaind . . . ┐ a chardessa fair, TBC-LL² 1875 . 'na commond commeít chethruir `a fellowship of equal size', Metr. Dinds. iii 80.42 . eochair cumainn cuidbde, ZCP vi 270 § 9 . comann fri rig Daire, MR 40.18 . tair ale co n[d]ernom comann `be friends', BS 100.14 . eagal mo char as a chumann `society', Studies 1919, 75 § 22 . ó da ṡín cúpla ar [c]comuind `since he strained the couplings of our union', Ériu iv 220.20 . Íobhal . . . / i gcumann is críosduidhe were friends, Aithd. D. 94.2 ní fhuil cuid ina cumann agud annsa minisdrálachd, Acts viii 21 . comund na cruinne / gidh blaith a thorudh, IGT Metr. Faults§ 63 . ar tí cumainn chairte chartered pact, Dán Dé xxi 24 . cumann cúan `keeping company with wolves', BS 120.23 . cumann an tsionnaigh (prov.), DDána 4.6 , see Dánta Gr. 81 . ré cumann na naomh communion of saints, Aisl. Tond. 115 § 4 . trefocal . . . cen chombach (common, comman nó [comm]ach, v.ll.), ACL iii 293.3 = cen comman `plagiarism', Auraic. 1929 . in cumann daith `the active . . . band', Metr. Dinds. iv 190.6 . nī thargat do thrut frim choimniu (:coimdiu) `against my communities', Ériu vi 122 § 8 . in comunn féta firmaith (of the 12 apostles of Ireland), BNnÉ 96.22 . óglach ar chomund as lovable as a youth, Acall. 2569 . a fhir an chomainn bhréige, Measgra D. 24.2 . cumann cleithe `furtive love', Ériu i 20.74 . cumann mímhéine eatorra an illicit connexion (Derbforgaill and Diarmait MacM.), Keat. iii 4977 . Attrib. g s.: ag marbadh na nGall cumainn `the Vikings their allies', Ériu xvii 24 § 33 . fer cumaind `companion', IGT Decl. 1386 . mo cheile comain-si, ZCP vi 273.z . bean chumainn = compañera, Desid. 1200 . re laoidh chumainn a love-song, Keat. ii 2561 . soraidh dár mnaoi chumainne lady-love, Dánta Gr. 81.14 . As quasi-vn.: ┐ tú oc oentugud ┐ ic comand fria Críst 'since you are united with, and keep company with Christ', Stair Nic. 102.19 .

In tribal name: Laeches, Commaind, Failgi . . ., Ériu vi 121 § 5 (see Hog. Onom.). Of magic : doniad in cerd comaind, Laws v 108.29 Comm. , O'Dav. § 456 . no gniad druidechta ┐ certa commain, LU 9007 .

druídecht

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Forms: draídecht, dráoidheachd

n ā, f. (druí) later draídecht. dráoidheachd f., IGT Decl. § 26 . secret lore and arts of the druids; in wider sense occult science, wizardry . Included in `dán-ogam', Auraic. 5799 . cend idlachta ┐ drúidechta na hEirenn, Lat. Lives 4.14 . co morfhiss ┐ go mórfhastine ┐ druidecht, TBC-LL¹ 1454 . aes in dána drúidechta, 1071 . ó aiti druidechta from (his) teacher of wizardry, TBC-I¹ 1927 = ó Manannán mac Lir, TBC-LL¹ 2587 . druidheacht is idlacht, Todd Nenn. 144.3 . tria brechtaib a drúidechta (of Balaam), SR 4780 . rodúsig demnu tria d.¤ , PH 2198 . co ndíchur eluda draidechta na Cristaige, 1172 . popul na drui[d]ecda, popal iat sén da fognaitis fesa ┐ faistine, CCath. 724 . is e luid do fhoglaim druidechta co Simon ndruid, Rawl. 157.36 . a gcur fo dhraoigheacht, Oss. iv 176.18 . re tioghlaicthibh na dr[a]oidheachta with the rewards of divination, Numbers xxii 7 . In pl. magic arts or practices: tre druidechta druad, IT i 68 . no gniad druidechta, FB § 75 . do fhoglaim ilair ndraigecht, Lec. 84a36 . Attrib. gs. of magical formation: ceo drúidechta, FB § 39 . biasta druidechta, § 57 . in da fiach druiidechta, LU 3784 ( SCC § 35 ). lúath-anál draidheachta, Imr. Brain i 65.22 . na fir druidhectae ro artraiccset do Iasson, CCath. 2823 . robo chath draigeachta he, Lec. 545b29 .

3 gnía

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n d, m. a worker, a servant: gnia (MS gnai) .i. mog, Lec. Gl. 73 . gnia nó gnīm, O'Mulc. 658 . gnía .i. reachtaire no fear foghainte, O'Cl. gníadh .i. foghantaidh, ib. Cf. fergnia, Sg. 52a10 (gl. uirago). fergnia, O'Dav. 1536 . fergnío, Laws iv 338.15 . uais gnia, Laws i 182.32 (in etym. gl.). Fintech ... gnīad maic S., O'Mulc. 541 . g s. im chaire tigi gniad , Laws i 124.4 (glossed fir gnimaig ... .i. in briugudh, 134.1 Comm. ). im lomuin (sic leg.) tige gniad , Laws i 124.15 . (glossed ... .i. in briugaid, 140.5 Comm. ). a s. asbert fri gniad (sic MSS) Milcon (of Patrick), Hy. ii 7 . Cf. Trip. ii 404.16 . eter ríg nAnand ┐ a gníed, LU 10250 . a p. lasna gniadu (gl. operarios), Ml. 135d9 . amal bid inna gniadu (gl. tanquam operarii), 136a1 . gnía légend a student (B. na F.): treis gnía lēighind three students, ACL iii 310.20 .

Cf. gnía .i. reachtaire, O'Cl. As npr m. Gnia (Gniadh, BB) m. Tigernaig, ZCP viii 297.23 .

gníid

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Forms: n-a-gníu-sa, gniid, gniith, gníthi-sium, gnís, nodgní, gníte, gniad, gnid, gnete, n-gnemmis, n-gnetis, gēnde, gēnais, rogéni, rogenset, -gníset, gnisit, gnisset, gnither, gnaither, gnitir, gniter, génthir, rongníth, rognítha, -rognatha, remgnethi, margnethi, caingnethi

v i O. Ir. forms :

Ind. pres. 1 s. n-a-gníu-sa, Wb. 3c30 . 3 s. gniid, Sg. 199a5 . gniith, Wb. 21b2 . With affixed pron., gníthi-sium, Ml. 30b20 . rel. gnís, Wb. 21b2 . Sg. 143a6 . nodgní, 209b22 . 3 pl. rel. gníte, 156b7 .

Impf. 3 s. gniad , SR 2743 . 2 pl. gnid, Wb. 33a17 .

Subj. pres. 3 pl. rel. gnete, Ml. 125c3 .

Subj. impf. co n-gnemmis , Wb. 4a9 . trisa n-gnetis , Ml. 23a2 .

Fut. 3 pl. rel. gēnde, Thes. i 714.10 .

Pret. 3 s. gēnais, Hy. v 11 . rogéni, Ml. 48c6 . Wb. 3c25 . pl. rogenset, Ml. 80c6 . (Later rogní, -gníset; gnisit, SR 4077 ; gnisset, 4197 .)

Pass pres. s. gnither, Sg. 140a2 . gnaither, Ml. 38a5 . pl. gnitir, ib. rel. gniter, Ml. 21c3 . fut. s. génthir (sic), BCr. 44b3 . pret. s. rongníth, Ml. 14a18 . pl. rognítha, 115b4 . -rognatha, ib. and 39a24 . part. a p. inna gnimu gnethi, Ml. 115b2 . Cf. remgnethi (gl. ante acti), 103d15 . margnethi (gl. magnifica), 126c6 . inna caingnethi (gl. bene acta), 22d18 . vn. 1 gním u, m., q.v.

In general sense acts, does, makes: gl. agere, Ml. 14a18 ; 125c3 . Thes. i 714.10 . peragere, Ml. 48c6 . actitare, BCr. 44b3 .

I Intrans. acts, works: amal gnīs tra Crist in iustis. ... is samlid ... gniith demun in filiis defidentiae, Wb. 21b2 . is hinonn persan gnís ┐ fodaim who acts and suffers, Sg. 143a6 . gníd, amal cech mog, Fél. 4.12 . gníad ísel fri hard let him act humbly ..., Ériu iii 98 § 13.

II Trans.

(a) makes, constructs: mur d'argut ... rognid im cach oen ḟaith[chi], SR 384 . secht ṁbenna ... gnitis dind or, 4343 . ra gniad ra Meidb dunibuali ... ar cind Conchobair, TBC-LL¹ 5134 . rognithea a mbotha, CRR § 24 . etrachta gnuisi ind Righ mair ro gni cach nduil, Ériu ii 142 § 155 . Maelsuthain is he rosgni (of a poem), ZCP v 499 § 10.

(b) With abstract or vn. as obj. does, performs, executes , etc.: co ngnemmis gnímu colno, Wb. 4a9 . huaræ ata ngnímai nui nadrognatha riam rognítha and, Ml. 115b4 . ar cach n-omgním gníset for every cruel deed they did, Metr. Dinds. iii 4.47 . trisa n-gnetis aithirgi, Ml. 23a2 . is hé in peccad rogéni anuile comaccobor, Wb. 3c25 . figell āine, ernaigthe, | almsan tan nosgēne, Ériu ii 172 § 5 . ni gníand nách ṅdímáin, PH 5917 ( LB 68b12 ). roniat-som airisiumh `rested,' Marco P. § 56 . rugéne ... A. atlugud búdi dona déib, TTr.² 1935 . rogníset atlugthi buidhe, ACL iii 10 § 11 . gníset cairddes, Metr. Dinds. iii 244.31 . gnisit caratrad fri Fomorib, RC xii 58 § 8 . gnisit cathu fought, waged ..., SR 4077 . gniid cathu, SCC 18 . intí gnifes catha fria demhna, Lism. L. 3778 . cindus rogentais cathugudh, Aen. 2074 . āth forsinngēnathar a gleō, TBC-I¹ 1140 . gníset gleic gairb, Metr. Dinds. iii 372.69 . rogniad comairle la Ultaib the U. took counsel together, CRR § 9 . gnithir feis Temra la hE., Ériu ii 178.17 . gníset óenach cóir Carmain, Metr. Dinds. iii 12.151 . rogní ... int ord forcetail ┐ celipartha, Fl. Earls 136.34 ; ib. 9 . no gniad druidechta, LU 9007 ( FB 75 ). gnít sealga they hunt, Cóir Anm. § 70 ( IT iii 318.24 ). Cf. further: súil cháirech eter da rethi gnii-siu etrum-sa ┐ Eogan thou makest sheep's eyes at Eogan and me, IT i 82.1 ( LMU 315 ). gniat cach a aimsir let each man have his day (lit. do his time), Lism. L. 1547 . roraid ... nogenad einech Troianna `... make the Trojans honoured,' TTr. 867 ( LL 228b49 ). aigne .i. ... fer gníes ái, Corm. Y 74 . seol gnius no gnimaiges fuithib (of chips) the direction he gives them, Laws iii 226.24 .

(c) exercises (horses): do ghníeas m'eocha I have exercised my horses, IGT Introd. § 78 . See 1 gním for further exx.

gnímach

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Forms: gimacha

adj (1 gním) o,ā active, busy: in gleo gnimach, RC xxxvi 262 § 3 . lasin gamanraid ... galaigh gnimaig, Cog. 56.15 . i tig in fir gnimaig in the house of the worker, Laws i 132.31 Comm. (glosses tigi gniad , 124.4 ). beatha ghneitheach .i. gnimhach (= vita actualis), v 22.15 Comm. eitged ... gnímach, iii 92.9 . samad gnimaig (sic leg., cheville), `a doer's congregation,' RC xxvi 166.22 . gnimach cech gallrach every sickly person is restless (?), LL 344b55 (= crimnach cech galrach, Tec. Corm. § 15.5 ). mór ... do láthaib gaile gnímacha, 232b17 ( TTr. 1137 ). dā cāil gnimhacha ... .i. tes ┐ fuacht, ITS xiv 12.27 . nach féadann oibriughadh do réir na beatha gníomhaighe, ná na beatha cráibhthighe, TSh. 7550 . an phian ghníomhach positive pain, 2025 ; 6390 . ní hí an tsubstaint bhíos gniómhach acht na haicídighe (of bread and wine), Eochairsg. 71.20 . pecadh gníomhach sin of commission, 32.8 . med. cumachta ghnímhach in lenna, O'Gr. Cat. 234.9. capable of action: mad écunnail ina tslainte ... ni ba gnimag fri bas, O'Curry 1744 (RIA 23 Q 6, p. 31 ). ? for slebtib tenda garba gnimacha (of the dwelling of the damned: leg. gimacha ?), YBL 163a49 . Compar. mac righ ... is gnimaichi do bi do Breifnechaibh, AU ii 446.9 .

loman

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n ā, f.

(a) cord, rope, thong, string : l.¤ .i. luamain bís fuirri no luman .i. beg in manu , Corm. Tr. 104 . lomna .i. téd. do cheangladar na lommadha (sic) .i. na téda. O'Cl. scena búana aíne, lomna, tál (among the proper equipment of a mrugḟer), Críth G. 178 . biail, l.¤, fidba, strathar, nasc (a list of items in ogam tírda `agricultural Ogham'), Auraic. 5725 . l.¤ aecorse gl. spiras funium, Thes. ii 235.9 . sainchenelae srogill imbí .xl. l.¤ `forty thongs', Wb. 17d3 . minus una .i. lora .i. tesarbae oínl.¤ `one cord was wanting from it', 2 . aiteog .i. in l.¤ bís imbe, Laws i 152.25 Comm . im lomain tige gniad , 124.15 : .i. l.¤ carr ┐ beart `the rope for tying carts and loads', 140.3 Comm . (but Plummer MS. notes suggests reading lomancar, q.v.). an lín l.¤ fil for brot na bachla, BColm. 92.33 . do lomnaib ┐ do rothaib in carbaid, ZCP viii 538.4 . a n-uaimm . . . do lomnaib cruadi ┐ do shnath ciartha thongs, LB 156b59 . lomna áraig spancelling ropes or thongs, SG 385.36 . ni duí for lomma cach thanic and a spancelled fool, LL 11909 (for lomain, for loma, v.ll., TBC-LL¹ p. 757 n.7 ).

do-beir (or ad-aig) lomain for (imm) ties up: dadascara a nōnbur ┐ dobeir lomain forru, ZCP xiii 176.16 . dobeirside lomain imme ┐ no mbeir fora muin, LL 14341 . ataig lomain forra, ACL iii 326.18 .

(b) leash: a milchú ar a mórlomain, Ériu iv 100 § 33. cú cen cuibrech no cen lomain, O'Curry 18 ( H 3.18, 8a ). sgaoiltear dhúinn gadhair mhic Mhórna / . . . / as béal na lomhán (sic) re fánaidh out of the leashes(?), Oss. iv 20.24 . Attrib. gen. cú lomna dog on the leash or tied up: athcuma do con lomnai, Laws i 232.4 . cu lomna linges for fer, O'D. 2201 ( H 3.17, 140a ). dochumlái ass . . . tríb nōnbaraib . . . , ┐ cú lomna leū, ZCP iv 44.x .

(c) bridle, halter : go ro maidset a n-idi ┐ a n-erchomail a llomna ┐ a llethrenna (of horses), LL 10777 ( TBC-LL¹ 3825 ). óigeich .i. lomhna connaigh (leg. conāigh ?) gl. gaillialla rich, splendid bridles(?), Ériu ii 4 n.66 . is mairg thescas a lomna, LL 120 marg.

Compd. ¤glas grey-threaded : araoít letta lomonghlas impe 'a worn grey mantle around her' ZCP xxxvi 71 . ? ¤tarraing dragged by cords(?): gallgruitni iarna lomantarraing tré crúaidbeól senballáin `after they had been strained', Hib. Min. 66 § 9.

sníïd

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Forms: sním

v IGT Verbs § 37 . Hamp suggests that (b) and (c) are from a different root to (a), BBCS xxv 296 .

(a) twists, binds, ties : tópacht . . . cét-bunni darach . . . ┐ ro sniastar . . . ┐ doringni id de twisted it and made a band of it, TBC-LL¹ 564 . inní sníes trena brat .i. a dealg that which he twists through his mantle, O'Dav. 315 . Cf. fa shelgaibh im cíchibh Cúalann | sníthir delgain gúaland ngeal, IGT Decl. ex. 302 . ind lochta . . . | sníset Ossín fon tiprait who bound O., Metr. Dinds. iii 252.136 v.l. (fúaigset, text). Of the wrenching of weapons in battle: rosníid (ro-snigid, MS.) a slegha re sirthuargain, Ériu viii 34.y . do sníetar na slegha ris na sír-sháitaib, Celt. Rev. iii 202.z . ro sníit a slegha da semannaib, Manners and Customs ii 241 . Cf. sní shlait, no do shníeas shlait, IGT Introd. 20.1 . Metaph. of a person (cf. (c) infra): slat nach sní tréinfhine Tháil, Ériu ix 165 § 21 . ? mas ar druim ech ṅdond atáit | droṅg sreth sniit `they twist (spin, i.e. extend) a line of hosts' (Notes), MU² 443 (perh. to (b)). is `ós neoch' rosníad ar tech | conid deseo bías Uisnech (do gniad , etc., v.l.) `our house was built', Metr. Dinds. ii 44.43 . Note also: céile deabhtha i ndiaidh do ghona | gerr go sníthe snáithe a ré his thread of life would soon be spun, L. Cl. A. B. 199.78 (cf. CCath. 4180 cited s.v. sním I (a)).

(b) contends, struggles, strives after: snisiot .i. dorighnead(h)ar cosnamh, no cathughadh, O'Cl. ? cen sním, cen saethar sníid, SR 8378 . crābud ar bith nī baethar, | maith in sāethar dia sníthar good the labour if one strives (?), ZCP vi 264 § 3 . gnísit cath ciana . . . | snisit fri fíana ferdroṅg, SR 6514 . o ssniastar side in flaith a comarbus a hathar when she sought the succession to the sovereignty, ACL iii 325.19 . Muredach Snithi .i. ro-shní rígi h-Erend dó féin sought to gain (?), LL 313b44 . snísit (sic leg.) im tuinithi thend | indse airegda hÉrend `they strove for the mighty possession of . . . Ireland', Ériu iv 136.23 . hÉre conuaill . . . | sniset sluaigh for a senmoigh, Leb. Gab.(i) 154.13 , glossed: do bator sluaigh ag iomcosnadh ┐ ag coimsinedh re aroile. ar cach n-omgním gníset so | sníset a comlín chucco `inflicted the like number upon them', Metr. Dinds. iii 4.48 .

(c) grieves, troubles, vexes: rodasní `he caused them grief', Metr. Dinds. ii 38.39 . iii 282.81 . snithter neart cineoil Conaill `the power of C. C. will be cut off' (is damaged?), Fen. 244.z . nach taighlim na trí ceardcha | do shní fhaighlinn mh'aigeanta `wears away (has worn ?) the armoury of my mind', Ir. Review 1913, 594 § 4 . gibé thí do thaobh t'eachtra, | do shní, a Aodh, ar n-aigeanta, Studies 1921, 74 § 10 . ro shní mh'aithne is mh'urlabhra, Dánta Gr. 28.28 . cúis ar sgarthana is sí soin; | ro-m-shní `it has grieved me', KMMisc. 242 § 3 . laochbhás mo Dhé an sás rom sní, Aithd. D. 58.24 .

Meaning doubtful in: sníset co cóir a cainti, | rochisset ar morḟailti (of Joseph's brothers on rediscovering him), SR 3639 `mingled their lamentations', Metr. Dinds. v 296 , `wind up, finish', Plummer MS. notes. ? atubairt nara mó a mebol dó-som cid fair ra sniestar andás do lín in choblaig uli, LL 223b37 ( TTr. 480 ). Acc. to Met. Dinds. Corr. for sínid in: sniid uan ra bagh reimmas, Metr. Dinds. iii 90.24 v.l. `be gone from us', 552 . a Collomair . . . | rosní in sráb sen-grennach `from C. . . . the hoary-bristled drove wrought havoc', 404.12 . Perh. also in: Sen-Garman 'sa mac co mbail | sníset fri fat hi fogail (sinata fad, v.l.) `harassed and plundered far and wide', Metr. Dinds. iii 244.30 .

Vn. sním.