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aimeid

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n (méit) equal quantity(?): a teora heimeide in chonluain, a ha.¤ do ím, ┐ a ha.¤ do gruth ┐ a heimeid do taes ina dire. Laws iv 120.18 = teora honneite . . . aimeitt do im ┐ aimeit do gruth ┐ aimeit do thaess, O'D. 2177 ( Rawl. B 487 , 66a ). a tri himett . . . ┐ a mét (? amét) dim ┐ a mét do thaes, Laws iv 122.18 Comm. na teora aimeiti, 124.2 Comm.

binit

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Forms: beinit, binid, binib

n [ī], f. Also beinit (benaid, see Meyer, Misc. Hib. 31 § 10 ). binid (bineid, binib (sic), v.ll.) f., IGT Decl. § 13.

(a) rennet, curds: b.¤ .i. benait .i. benaid in n-as co mbī tiug .i. tēcht, Corm. Y 125 , Corm. 7. Bentraigi .i. benit-rīgi .i. millsen dliges rī Caisil dīb, Corm. Y 140. millsen (.i. gruth binnde) nó druchtán (.i. medg binde), Rule of Tallaght 3. ni ibheadh medg binde `rennet-whey', ibid. dognither . . . gruthrach doib acht ni theit b.¤ ind, LB 9b25 ( Trans. RIA xxiv 203.12 ) = Rule of Tallaght 5 ( Rule of Tallaght p. 64 ). coagulum .i. an binid, 23 K 42 , 391.14 . b.¤ uain `lamb's rennet', O'Gr. Cat. 191.18. ? im mairbinidh . . . .i. tomus na bracha, O'D. 517 (H.3.17, 420).

(b) name of a plant producing rennet, appar. used to prepare dye , Manners and Customs i ccccii : spatula foetida Fenicul .i. binid .i. ruidhel righ, ACL i 333 § 23.

brechtán

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n o, m. (brecht)

(a) butter, fat, relish spread on bread: b.¤ uirimme `a roll of fresh butter', Hib. Min. 49.22 . brechtān aníss ┐ anúass dó `a roll of bread buttered below as well as on the top', BColm. 84.7 . meic brechtāin `son of curds', MacCongl. 33.16 . a dí ersaind bocai brechtāin / a leibend do gruth `of custard', 67.22 . Brechtān fo Mil `Honeyed Butter-roll', 79.4 . teora bairgina . . . cona nannlunn brechtáin (sic leg.) of a spreading of butter, Laws iv 118.7 Comm. breachtan .i. cruithneacht, ┐ fos im úr, O'Cl.

(b) body-hair: b.¤ .i. finda an ḟéssa íchtaraich, Harl. 5280, 41a, cited Contribb. 252.

1 co

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Forms: cos(s)in, cos(s)a, cosna, cosin, cossin, cossa, cosa, gusin, gusan, cosno, gusna, cuccum, cucum, cugum, chugom, chucumm, chugam, cucut, cuccut, chucud, chuccad, chugad, chút, cuci, cucai, cucci, cuccai, cuici, cuigi, chuci, chucai, chuice, chuici, chuga, cuicce, cucae, chucae, cucai, cuci, cuici, chuice, chuigthe, cucunn, cuccainn, cugainn, cugainde, chucunni, chucund, chucaind, chugainne, cucuib, cuccaib, cuccuib, cucaib, cugaib, cuccu, cucu, chuca, cugtha, chucu, chuca, com, cot, gut, coa, gó, go, cosa, cos-, cus, cosa, cusa, cos, cus, gus, gusa, cosar, gar, góar, at(t)óibi, do-ecmalla, do-inóla, fo-ceird, gaibid, léicid

prep. with accus. See GOI § 829 . Études Celt. vii 478 . In early lang. with occasional doubling of following l, m, n: cu-llae, GOI § 829 . co mmaith, Wb. 7b15 . co nnaue, Sg. 5b6 . In later lang. prefixes h to vowels. Written cu in Ardm. etc., GOI § 829 . In later lang. go. Occasionally with length mark: có, Ml. 52 . Sporadically with d p.: co ulnib, BDD² 747 . go bruachaibh (: chruachain), TD 13.84 . See IGT Introd. § 75 .

With article: cos(s)in, cos(s)a, cosna etc. cosin, Wb. 2a21 . cossin, ib. cossa (n.), 23a17 . cosa, Ériu v 236.60 . gusin, Auraic. 195 . gusan, Stair Erc. 2360 . pl. cosno, Dinds. 69 . gusna, Hugh Roe² 100.4 .

With suff. pron. (see GOI § 829 D for phonology of forms, § 233 for lenited forms, which are generalized in later language). 1 s. cuccum, Wb. 7c7 . cucum, Ml. 108b1 . cugum, Ériu v 148.40 . chugom, Blathm. 148 . chucumm, PH 8285 . chugam, IGT Decl. ex. 1166 . 2 s. cucut, Wb. 32a17 . .25 . Ml. 44c20 . cuccut, 92a19 . chucud, Mon. Tall. 144.21 . chuccad, BDD² 1446 . chugad, DDána 2.3 . chút (: út), SG 389.14 (see ZCP xxv 249 ff. ). 3 s. m. and n. cuci, Wb. 9d14 . cucai, Ml. 38c1 . cucci, cuccai, cited GOI § 433 . cuici, Blathm. 27 . cuigi, BColm. 98.26 . chuci, Fing. R. 27 . chucai, Ml. 46c1 . chuice, Mon. Tall. 154.4 . chuici, BDD² 278 . chuga, Dán Dé xxv 46 . 3 s. f. cuicce, Wb. 9d5 . cucae, Sg. 14b4 (apparently referring to Lat. littera), chucae, 191a2 . cucai, Vita Br. 25 . cuci, 26 . cuici, RC xxiv 190.13 . chuice, BDD² 93 . chuigthe, Donlevy 390.1 . 1 pl. cucunn, Wb. 21a3 . cuccainn, ZCP viii 219.34 . cugainn, vi 47.28 . cugainde, Ériu iii 158 § 11 , chucunni, TBFr. 347 . chucund, RC iii 183.24 . chucaind. PH 691 . chugainne, RC xxix 124 § 27 . 2 pl. cucuib, Wb. 1a8 . cuccaib, Vita Br. 16 . cuccuib cited GOI § 433 . cucaib, Vita Br. 37 . cugaib, Mer. Uil.² 119 . 3 pl. cuccu, Wb. 27c24 . cucu, Ml. 55c1 . chuca, Blathm. 221 . cugtha, DDána 77.1 . chucu, Leb. Gab.(i) 252.19 . chuca, Keat. iii 3231 .

With possessives: 1 s. com ó, Ériu xx 192 § 3 . 2 s. cot écc, ZCP viii 219.23 . gut éc, LL 10918 . 3 s. coa ríg, Fél. Jan. 6 . Fing. R. 93 . gó a charaid, TSh. 8226 . pl. go a n-ēgoibh, Fl. Earls 140.32 .

With rel. cosa n-, cos- (cossa- cited GOI § 829 ): cus, ACC 93 . cosa, TBC-I¹ 328 . cusa, 330 . cos, Ériu iv 150.29 . cus a, Laws iv 294.z Comm. gus, BColm. 80.27 . gusa, Mac Aingil 355 . With ro: cosar, TTebe 894 . gar, Studies, 1921, 76.21 . góar, Hugh Roe² 74.19 .

1 to, till, as far as , etc. (of space and time): cosin n-óin .i. co crist gl. usque ad unum, Wb. 2a21 . cossa laasa gl. usque nunc, 23a17 . có osnada gl. ad susperia, Ml. 31c10 . cu genti gl. ad gentes, 67a10 . cosin caiscc naili `until the next Easter', Mon. Tall. 132.17 co fescor, LU 5135 (see caidchi). ní chotlad i nEmain M. co matain, LU 4903 (i.e. never slept, Hermathena xcix 51 ). co harchaṅgliu Héil, Lib. Hymn. 184.8 . a n-éc cusan āenduini to the last man, ACL iii 239 § 25 . nirbo gnath . . . airisiumh Uí Neill hisuidhe gusan tToirrdelbach hishin `except this T.', Hugh Roe² 44.3 . do-géna cech maith co cumaing as far as he can, PH 8088 . todachaiche chugut int shillab dedenach `the last syllable is future to you', Auraic. 91 . aurlam co bas, PH 390 . Ériu fo Chunn, Conn co Fál, Airne F. 243 . dorigne an láid-so cuigi `for him', BColm. 98.26 . le cungnamh ionmhuis go cogadh `with money to help them in the war', Rel. Celt. ii 166.9 .

2 With Vn. cia airet co tíchtin n-ancrist, Wb. 25d1 . go beith réidh dúinn 's do Dhomhnall, TD 15.170 . co rochtain dóibh tar na múraibh `until they passed', Hugh Roe 290.y . Hence: mad co techt di co fer gl. uiro suo reconciliari, Wb. 9d32 . is deidbhir móidem di suidib mad co moidim etir ref. to si gloriari oportet, 17d19 (see note).

3 Idiomatic uses of 3 s. n.: is cuci far mburpe gl. sic stulti estis, Wb. 19b8 . is cucci a lére ro pridchissid `so great is the industry with which you have preached', 24c17 . ná faighdīs bás chuige acht go mairfidīs choidhche (ar aonchor, v.l.), Trompa na bhF. 5994 . See Gloss., and cf. gan guin duine chuige na uaidh at all(?), Hugh Roe² 252.22 . is é is fáth dham chuige sin `the reason I have for that', Keat. i 82.26 . is é is adhbhar dóibh chuige sin, Corp. Astron. 2.9 . creud chuige why? Donlevy 102.16 .

4 With verbs of motion: co domun dringthiar `he climbed to the height (of heaven)', ACC 68 (see Celtica vi 228 ). amal tiagtae mná hua célib co firu aili `as wives go from their husbands to other men', Ml. 125a2 . dauc cucai inna sairse `he took it to him(self) unto his work', 38c1 . co Críst, cechaing sathe `unto Christ went a swarm', Fél. Jan. 25 . lingthi Mac Da Cherda co sudib `M. leaps into the midst of them', Ériu v 28.7 .

5 With subst. verb: aidchi roboi cucu that night, Ml. 55c1 . do filter chucaind diar marbad, Anecd. i 4.10 ( SCano 92 ). do-filter chucut ón ríg, BDD² 94 . deighenach a bethadh do bheith cuicce was imminent, BNnÉ 265 § 228 .

6 With verbs of reaching, placing, lasting, remaining, etc.: focerdar cin co fergac `is attached to', Bretha 25 . saidid co colainderce cert `extends to', 23 . ad-comaicc húa smech co a imlind, BDD² 1000 . mēraid co dē a īartaige his succession will remain till the day of Judgement, Thes. ii 314.20 . anais co foilc ┐ co fothraic he waited to wash . . ., TBC-I¹ 289 . ro-athascná m'ernaigthe . . . chucat, a Dé, PH 7108 .

7 With verbs of asking: cen chuingid neich co nech, Wb. 26b25 . amal dunthlaichiur-sa cucut `as I ask of Thee', Ml. 44c20 . dóig lim . . . ni cunte nech cuccaib filiam cecam, Vita Br. 16 . Cf. dognitis dibrócoit móir chucai, PH 4056 .

8 With verbs of summoning: dorograd co hangliu / C. `to the angels has been summoned C.', Fél. March 10 . ro-gairmestar tra Pilip chucai, PH 2534 .

See also at(t)óibi, do-ecmalla, do-inóla, fo-ceird, gaibid, léicid etc.

9 Expressing motion without vb. ac-sin chucut do ríg = ecce rex tuus venit tibi, PH 4376 . mac in goband cosin ṅgual (ris an, v.l.), Ériu ix 49 § 28 . a cholann chugat an bás, DDána 1.1 . `chugaibh! chugaibh! gruth is im / éistear linn!' adeir an chuach `here comes' (lit. to you), Measgra D. 7.73 . chugad me aris I have you again, Luc. Fid. 5241 .

10 Hence with verbs of seeing etc. atchīatt na conu cucu 'na rith, BColm. 54.3 . níro airigset na mná chucu, LU 3884 ( SCC 39 ). lá dá bhfacaidh inghin oíg / chuige, DDána 58.11 . o nach facadar . . . comfhurtacht cuca, Stair Erc. 1441 .

11 In comparisons: cruth cách co hÉ. Caem cách co hÉ. all fall short of E. in beauty, BDD² 43 . ait[h]ech cách co hEogan hūais except E., ZCP viii 299.35 . ní crō co cōiccir fo cosmailuis clīaro, Ériu i 215.31 . beag gach peannaid go bás Dé compared with, A. Ó Dálaigh xviii 1 .

12 ó . . . co . . . to denote the ultimate point of measurement: is hó siun co nuie dam far sercc ref. to continuus, Wb. 4b29 . o chund co fond, RC iii 177.7 . a bhfoil uainn go hÁdhamh all that there are (i.e. have lived) from us to Adam, Dán Dé viii 4 . ó Éirne go hÁth gConuill, TD 13.74 . Hence: o ta a uachtar co a híchtar, PH 3365 .

13 With demonstratives. See 1 sin (S 232.83), 1 so (307.30). có sin, Trip.² 97 .

Similarly with petrified forms: cosinnocht until tonight, BDD² 1174 . tricha laithi cusanē 30 days to yesterday, ZCP x 341.21 . gus a-nois, Aithd. D. 89.29 . See also indiu and trásta (b).

14 In phrase co cenn, see 1 cenn (123.43).

15 With cardinal numerals. See fo (F 172.51).

16 In formation of adverbs. See GOI § 381 . co mmór gl. insolenter, Ml. 38c12 . co mmaith, TBFr. 284 . Freq. in later lang.: go spioradálta, TSh. 1582 .

17 Hence in adjectival predicates with subst. vb. replacing constr. with is and bare adj.: bheith go saoghlach séanomhail, TD 19.74 . do bai co hudmall andshadail aínindech `restlessly, uncertainly, angrily', TTebe 929 .

18 3 sg. neut. as adv. since, hence : nī conairnecht and chucai 'it had not been found there till then' Thes. ii 348.86 . bid fotai chucca, PH 5247 . ni ba chian cucai, Anecd. ii 14.13 .

2 fáiscre

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Forms: faiscre, fascraib

n io, m. (prob. same word as 1 fáiscre) that which is compressed, hence f.¤ (grotha) pressed curd, cheese: faiscre .i. gruth , O'Curry 1478 (< H 3.18, 654 ) . fáiscre .i. cáise no mulchán, O'Cl. faiscre (= Lat. galmarium), Auraic. 1083 . pl. in distrib. sense cheeses: trí fáscri grotha, Trip. 246.24 . ind [ḟ]ascri clochai the cheeses of stone 184.2 . rosén P. inna fascriu, 182.23 = inna fascra (= caseos) Lat. Lives 54 . rosoe i clochu na faiscre grotha, Lism. L. 393 . marait fos na faiscre, 492 ( faiscri, Trip. lx 31 ). isna fascrib grotha, Trip. 182.22 = fascraib caseis Lat. Lives 54 . molt ┐ tanag ┐ tri faiscre grotha, Trip. lx 26 .

grech

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n ā, f. a nut, a nut-shell: grech .i. cnú, Corm. Tr. p. 90 . g s. mac greche (.i. eitne cnó), Ériu ii 5.10 . a pl. (B. na Filed) sīn re grecha mo derca (.i. is cosmuil re cnā caocha mo tsūile), ZCP v 488 § 4 . ise grethe cen torad do gni ro coll (leg. rocholl) breth, Laws iv 36.4 . .i. amuil is etarbach grech na cno faisi cen torad, ib. 17 . grecha a bretha, buasamail a brú, O'Curry 50 ( H 3.18, 18a ). in gre[ch] dogní in cnu caoch cin toradh innti, O'Dav. 1389. nut-tree or some tree with edible fruits (?): ubla grethi, grith (in list of edibles), Corm. Y 690 = ubla greti, gruth , Irish Texts i 33.21 .

grúisle

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n curds (?) : dochom deachmuidhe eisg ┐ gruisle do ghabhail `for the purpose of receiving the tithe of fish and gruisle,' Rule of Tallaght § 31. ní thuigim créad as ciall do ghruisle munab ionann e ┐ gruth, no munab ar na greamannaib do ithdis do beirtheir e 'I do not understand the meaning of gruisle unless it is the same as gruth or unless it is used for the morsels of food which they ate' Rule of Tallaght § 31 .

gruth

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n m. curds, cheese : caisi ab eo quod est caseus ... .i. gruth ind sin, Corm. Y 312 . innith Grith gruth (.i. fonaithe), ib. 690 = Irish Texts i 33 § 2 . bui ... oc creim (creime) ┐ grotha, Corm. Tr. p. 85 (s.v. greth). rop gilithir gruth , Lism. L. 4075 . luid rechtaire ríg Bretan do chuinchid chísa grotha ocus imbe co muime Pátraic, Trip.² 183 . a leibend do gruth is d'imm, MacCongl. 67.23 . fairre finda fírgrotha, ib. 37.22 . tar srónaib sengrothai `past headlands of old curds,' ib. 85.21 . galmula lasin Laitneoir, gruth lasin nGoedel dia frecra, Auraic. 1082 . a mét do gruth , Laws iv 122.20 Comm. ticc eisti gruth mór la cech mbairgein, BColm. 60.22 . doní Cáoimhghin don bán-gruth | clocha, mar taire arna mnáibh C. turns the cheese into stones, BNnÉ 154.7 (referred to as maothla, ib. 5 ; as mulcháin, ib. 11 ).

léibenn

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Forms: leibenna

n o, m.; cf. also d s. úas an lebind, Anecd. i 58 § 71. fá a léibhinn ghlais úir, Measgra D. 45.4 . n pl. leibenna, CCath. 5349. MR 236.18 (perh. from a pl.).

Level (unbroken) surface or expanse .

(a) Of a country, territory: lád chúaird nÉrenn . . . dar lébenn Cuind Chétchathaig, Ériu iv 96 § 21 . clárbruig Herend . . . / ba léibend co n-irbaid áig, LL 6139 (but these lines do not in fact belong together, see n. 0 ). léibheann na leachtmhagh n-a láimh, Magauran 213 . léibheann lasrach (of Ireland), 3345 .

(b) Of features of a city or house, open level space, terrace, platform, dais: hi cūaird na mmūr . . . / i mmedōn na prīm-chathrach, / lēbinn glainidi glórdai, SR 475 . lebend . . . ┐ fond iníchtarach na cathrach, LU 2038 ( FA 11 ). Conall Cruachna in clair-leibind (: Fhēilim) `terraced', Metr. Dinds. iii 356.22 . bat lanri Erend . . . / na cleacht do lebend do Lurc / . . . / na leic cnoc Cairmaic do Curc (i.e. do not allow L. to frequent Tara?), Cog. 124.14 . i llebendaib glainedaib ┐ aurdrochtib dergoir, MacCarthy 40.y . in tech . . . / a leibend do gruth is d'imm, MacCongl. 67.23 . for lebeunn in tige coittcenn `platform', MacCarthy 16.3 . From description of a castle: san léibheann chas chlár, DDána 119.10 . teagh lán na léibheann nuaghlan, Aithd. D. 88.26 . indalleis būi for leblaing (leg. lébunn?) A., ZCP vi 260.9 .

(c) threshing-floor: tocuirid leibind .i. tabairt do neoch anba asinni tinoilter don lebund, CIH i 242.19, i 242.38 . Cf. inis aile . . . / muilend indti, tailc a apae, granda a leibeand, Anecd. i 58 § 70.

(d) Of the surface of the sea: rígféil Brénainn Biroir, / fris ṁbruchta leir lébenn (: ṅÉrenn), Fél. Nov. 29 . ri Laigen co lir lēbenn, Bruchst. i 51 § 113 (`bis an die Meeresestrade'). léibenn na haibéise aidble, SG 344.15 . gurbo lēibenn cobsaid an cuan ar ciūnachad, ML² 716.

(e) bank: gurbo lēibenn grānna gerānach ar aillib ┐ ar imdoimnib an aigēin a gainemh ┐ a grain-turrscur ō īchtar go [h]uachtar, ML² 701.

(f) Fig. of an unbroken platform or protective array, (i) of shields, testudo; also of armour, weapons: bar lebennaib scíath as (= ós) guallib feróclách, TBC-LL¹ 2745 . doringintea lebend sciath imbe, LL 13922 . lebhenn lainderdha do chruindsciathaibh, Hugh Roe² 152.18 . ina leibenn luirech, MR 216.8 . lebenn sesmhach seicrighin sleagh, ZCP xiv 254.13 . do rinnetar leibenn lethann loirg-remar . . . a timcell Oilella . . . d'a anacal, Celt. Rev. iv 12.9 . a bhfál craoiseach go gceo chródhonn / leo 'na léibheann, DDána 111.17 . an leibhenn sciath ┐ cathbarr, Hugh Roe² 174.28 . (ii) Of ships : déntar leibhenna da bhar lonccaibh . . . ┐ cengailter slios gach luinge d'a chéile, ITS v 122.7 . Cf. 154.15 . lán an tsiuil ga léibheann long, Aithd. D. 38.20 . Cf. Irish Texts ii 59 § 16 . l.¤ bhárc, IGT Decl. ex. 401 . léibhionn long, SGS iv 140 § 9. (iii) Of fighting men, rank, phalanx : gurbo lēibenn fosta fuirmithi na firu, ML² 1193 . ar léibheann bhfíochmhar bhféinneadh, DDána 92.24 . i dtosach na léibheann léidmheach láidir, Hackett xl 136 . an uair is léir a léibhionn eagartha, Ó Bruad. iii 132.9 . Of the close ranks of the slain: le leithne na leibheann ┐ le fairsinge na feóléadála, ML 130.22 . ?na leic lonna lebend leat `a coward in the field,' Cog. 120.x .

Compd. ¤long: i léibheannlongaibh, DDána 89.12 .

medc, medg

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Forms: medg, medhg

n o, m., whey: medg, Corm. Y 902. medhg, gl. serum, Ir. Gl. 783. medc gl. serum caseuazzar , Éigse xxxiii 76 (Munich Codex Clm 14429 fo. 225 v a 6) .Common item of fare for fast-days: i n-aine ┐ hi cetain m.¤ no usce, RC x 50.5 . lom di midc . . . hisind tsamcorgus, Mon. Tall. § 24. do loim midc, § 42 . dorigne céo lomma do englais midg, BColm. 104.1 . gruth ┐ m.¤ ┐ ím (constituents of milk), Rosa Angl. 112.12 . (fig.) iar ndórtadh mheidhg na mailíse, TSh. 4108. (cryptic) mvincedhg .i. medhg, Goid. 76 § 98 (Dúil Laithne) , ZCP xlix-l 613 .

Compd. ¤uisce m. whey-water: bairgin ┐ lus ┐ medc-usce (Lenten fare), Fél. 54.28 . Mon. Tall. § 42. cuadh medhg-uisce, RC x 86.18 . cuachan do médg-usci na heclaise, MacCongl. 15.1 .

millsén

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n m. (<milis?) a preparation of (? sweetened) curds (Thurneysen, ZCP xiv 358 ). m.¤ .i. gruth caisi, O'Cl. lemnacht do bruith do m.¤ , Laws ii 254.3 . millsen no druchtan, Rule of Tallaght § 5 . As a tribute: Bentraigi . . . millsen dliges ri Caisil dib, Corm. Y 140. As humorous npr.: m.¤ m'ingen, MacCongl. 79.13 . meic Millsén, 33.26 . In wider sense, sweetmeat, delicacy: ré freastal milséan ar bhordaibh, TSh. 890. ná bí mían agad ionna mhillseanaibh, Proverbs xxiii 3. m.¤ móna name of a plant: gl. pulicaria ( flea-bane?), RC ix 239 , cf. ACL i 329. 89 ; 329.113 . milséan móna ` redrattle, lousewort ', Hogan Luibhl.

samfit

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n (1 sam+pit) see Wortk. 215 . lit. summer pittance, expld. in Laws as composed of curds, butter and milk: samfít .i. fit doberar i samhradh .i. gruth ┐ im ┐ loim, O'D. 520 ( H 3.17, 422 ). faill frichnuma imna fobiadhuibh .i. s.¤ ┐ crimmes, O'D. 292 ( H 3.17, 230 ). sam[f]it `curds', Laws ii 326.7 Comm .

2 úr

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Forms: úr-colann

adj o-ā fresh, new :

(a) of fields, hills , etc.: loiscther ... na guirt úrai, PH 4242 . cnuic úra `green hills,' TD 26.46 . i bParrthas na mbile n-úr, DDána 38.8 . gur chrann úr an t-athchrann éadtrom, 41.21 . a chroinn túis, gér bh'úr, do críonadh, Keat. Poems 1516 . Fig. a chroinn úir an taraidh thruim (addressed to Virgin Mary), A. Ó Dálaigh xii 7 . leis an ghrian 's an ḟiodhbhadh úr, DDána 38.19 . Fig. a ḟiodhbha úr don ḟréimh ríogh, A. Ó Dálaigh xii 8 . coróin de ḟeor úr, Todd Lect. vi 66 . fige thrébraid fos forri do ḟéraib úra, 67 .

(b) of buildings and places, fair, bright : i gcúirt úir na n-abhall bhfionn, TD 36.10 . a phuirt úir na ngoirmeas nglan, DDána 68.24 . gus an ngormráith n-úir, Ir. Monthly 1919, 283.3 . san ráith ḟoirfe dob úr niamh `bright-hued,' TD 25.2 . abb Achaidh uir (`the Fresh Field, now corruptly Freshford'), AFM i 244.12 . i Lundain úir aigmhéil, TD 36.9 .

(c) of persons (a) noble, generous , (b) fair, active : (a) ionann `úr' ┐ uasal, Metr. Gl. D. 29 . ur .i. uasal, Lec. Gl. M 53 ; O'Cl. an géigbhile úr uallach `active,' Studies 1928, 69.20 . ar sduaigh n-úir ... mBreagh, TD 15.5 . do mhnaoi úir na haislinge `generous,' ML 10.16 . (of an infant) níor léir don bharrthais óg úr | narbh ḟód Parrthais an príosún, DDána 37.11 . an fear úr a shúil do shíneadh, Hackett xxxix 198 . laoich úra ba tréine teisd, Begley-MacCurtin, Introd. poem, § 9 . a bhráthair úir na mBúrcach éachtach, O'Rah. xxxv 49 . Iarla ní'l aici 'en chloinn úir, viii 13 . `inghean úr `fair,' ITS xxiv 110.10 . úr fa generous as regards: úr fá eachaibh is fá ḟíon ... úr fá ór gan suim i gcrodh, D. MacCarrth. 30.21 - 3 . (b) ar mbeith dhó (sc. man) úr re linn a bheatha, TSh. 3802 .

As subst. m.: v s.: a Ghearóid ..., a úir dhóidleabhair dhearccuirr, DDána 67.1 .

(d) applied to various parts of the body, fair, bright : an bhas úr dob fhéile um fhleidh, L. Cl. A. B. 266.23 . a chiabh ... úr, TD 40.9 . fad dhreich n-úir, 2.8 . a ḟabhra úr, DDána 19.2 . fa fholt úr, Ir. Monthly 1919, 400 § 31 . gruaidh úr, TD 25.39 . d'anáir dá ghruaidh ḟaoilidh úir, DDána 17.30 . bile búidh ... | de chuislinn úir Bhrúnach, O'Rah. xiii 108 .

(e) of food, fresh, unsalted (of meat): ūr cech nūa, unde dicitur imm úr, Corm. Y 1270 . im ur do macuibh airiuch, Laws ii 148.21 . do íosadh Odhrán sa tsiuir | a dha measgan ime úir, Ériu v 43z . screpall ar tinde muici, screpall ar muic uir, Laws iii 328.21 . co mucca úra, MacCongl. 99.11 . an t-iasc úr, Corp. Astron. 64.11 ; 70.2 . an roinn úr ba bhreaghtha blas (sc. the manna), Hackett xlii 44 . srubhán úr ... prácáis, O'Rah. 278z = PCT 495 . Of ale : olc an bhraich dá bhfuil | olc a shean 'sa úr, Measgra D. 8.15 . gan fleadh úr, Oss. iii 266.10 .

(f) of clothes, new, bright or fair : mar a bhforáileann Dia ar Chloinn Israel ... éadaighe úra éadtroma do chur iompa ┐ a n-éadaighe arsanta d'fhágbháil, TSh. 6957 .

(g) of wounds, fresh, recent : crann comhachtach na gcneadh n-úr `mighty tree of fresh-bleeding wounds' (sc. the Cross), A. Ó Dálaigh xxxiii 2 . airet bít úra a letartha, CCath. 2500 .

(h) various other applications: ainmne fri cech ndaidbre n-úir unexpected , ZCP vii 498.2 [but perhaps we should read ndúir]. ac Nemed co neim n-úr `of the stark valour,' Metr. Dinds. i 2.7 . tréithe ... úra, O'Rah. xv 270 . geinealach úr an airdríogh, TD 7.49 . gidh fola úr an fholasa `though this is a fresh sin,' PBocht 6.15 . cuaird úr ḟada, TD 34.39 . an séd úr, Studies 1926, 605 . badh iomdha sompla úr ar óireangaibh `a fair figure' (in embroidery), Ir. Monthly 1920, 651 § 15 . gad úr, PCT 609 . comhla d'iarunn úr imreamhar leis, ITS xxiv 130.31 . do-rinne cathraigh ... 'na léibheann úr ghlan gan ghairbhe, DDána 41.5 . longa muinteri C. ... bátar troma, úra, inmalla iatsén, CCath. 1977 . cláir úra a gcomhlaidh ga cur | ag foghlaidh Dhúna D., IGT, Decl. ex. 1262 . drong ar spallmaibh úra ag guidhe `on cold flags,' O'Rah. x 15 .

(i) of horses, fresh, active : mac Aodha na n-echradh n-úr, IGT, Decl. ex. 540 . Cf. dobérsa tré dia na ndúl | ainim it eachaib co húr anew (?) SG 26.35 .

(j) contrasted with crín withered: auis linga .i. ur ┐ crin, ACL i 336.117 . See 3 úr.

Compar. and superl.: bíaidh a fheóil ní is ūire ná feóil leinibh, Job xxxiii 25 . ó nach féadaimsi aisce is úire | i n-íoc ar n-ósta `any fitter present,' Ó Bruad. i 92.17 . an grás achd gidh é as úire `latest,' PBocht 3.33 .

n (l) Compds.: with subst.: ¤arm a new weapon : búdh slán é ó úr-armaib, Misc. Hag. Hib. 113.1 . ¤barr fair-(tree) top (fig.): a Mhoire ... a chraobh bheatha, a úrbharr fhiar, DDána 19.1 . ¤bert bright garb : gabh umad th'úir bheart iarainn, DDána 97.34 . ¤bethe a fresh birch tree: ō rāncus sealad sīs isin tochailt frīth fuil ┐ duille ūrbethe ann, ZCP viii 559z . ¤bríathar fair word: treascartha gan aithne gan úirbhréithre, Ó Bruad. iii 2z . ¤brúcht: do-bheir bolaidh bog dreoighte ar a úrbhrúchtaibh, O'Rah. xxxviii 40 . ¤charna fresh meat : Ériu viii 122.14 . ¤chlocat a bright helmet : sciath nirt, is úrchlogad óir (fig. of a chief), O'Rah. xxxvi 20 . ¤chnó a fair nut : (fig.) tri húrchna is uaisle mogail, Studies 1925, 253 . ¤chnoc a fair hill : go roicheadar ur-chnoc Liadhais, Oss. vi 20 . ¤choll green hazel : is stúaga urchuill congabat mo bratt torom, TBC-LL¹ 4708 . ¤cholainn a fair body : úr-colann, `frisch von Leibe,' ZCP i 123.16 . ¤chrann a green tree: ar an úrchrann ttoraidh, Parrth. Anma 393.14 . meathaidh mes ar úrchrannuibh., L. Cl. A. B. 263.158 . ¤chré verdant clay : craobh chnuais do fhás a húirchriaidh, 257. 146 . ¤chride a generous, noble heart : do laoch Liathmhuine as oighir ar úrchroidhe, 147.38 . ¤chulenn green holly : co bfhuil na crand úrcuilind, BCC § 132 . ¤chuma: air na heagar ┐ ar na h-úrchuma do líoguibh, ITS xxiv 44.28 . ¤ela a fair swan : (fig.) a úir-eala, a Aibhilín (: clúimh-fheadha), Ir. Monthly 1919, 343.67 . ¤feóil fresh meat : cona betis cen hurfeóil, SR 4628 . la heasbhaidh úirḟeola, AFM vi 2210.3 . ¤fled a noble feast : a bhfeacas riamh ag P., | do úirḟleadhaibh, Oss. iii 266.16 . ¤fuil noble blood : d'úrḟuil ríogh, O'Rah. xxvi 179 . ¤géc a green branch : ar úirghéig ... an bhile, Oss. iii 154.4 . ¤gort a green field : don úr-ghort Ír seo, Keat. Poems 850 . ¤ gruth fresh curds : Hib. Min. 49.6 . ¤iarann, ¤iarn new iron : gabhal trom úiriarruinn fair, Feis Tighe Chonáin 650 . an lorg-fhearsad úriarainn, ITS xxiv 120.15 . ag barredh úirierna a n-each, ZCP ii 359.6 . ¤imm fresh butter : brechtan urimme `a roll of fresh butter' Hib. Min. 49.22 . etir mescana urimme, MacCongl. 121.38 . ¤lethar untanned leather or hide : fuath-rog ... urleathair, CF 199 . bróga bréana úirleathair, PCT 105 = O'Rah. 268.22 . ¤lúachair fresh rushes : feis ar osarleabaidh urluachra, ZCP viii 550.22 . cossair leptha úrluachra, TBC-LL¹ 3586 . ra hecrait áine ┐ urluachra fóthib, 114 . ro esráit tigi ... do áin ┐ do úrlúachair, RC xiv 414 § 28 . ¤mac noble, generous son : a úr-mhic d'ḟulaing sciuirse ... nár dtaobh, S. Clárach 1012 . ¤mag a green plain : O'Dunghalaigh, ... | d'urmagaibh a buird blaithréidh, Top. Poems 110.20 . ¤máille a bright coat of mail : lí an óir ar a húrmháille, L. Cl. A. B. 98.144 . an deisi ara mbí ór no urmháille, 46.5 . ¤manchaine (?) : cenel F., tra, is la Cormac a n-urmaíncínní, BB 234b16 = Irish Texts iii 5 . ¤móin fresh turf or peat : dā fhót do úrmónaid, MacCongl. 15.3 . in dí fōt úrmónad, 20 . ¤nenaid fresh nettles : dlai do hurnenaid, Hib. Min. 72 . ¤ór raw, unprocessed (?) gold ( Studies on Early Ireland 116 ): fine Chrecraige ind úr-óir, Metr. Dinds. ii 46.21 . ¤saill fresh bacon : enbruithe n-úrshaille, TBFr. § 19 . toocht senshaille ┐ toocht ursaille, MacCongl. 117.26 - 7 . ¤scríbad fair writing : in recht ... ar na hecur ┐ ar n-a húrscríbad do laim ... in Duilemun, BB 241a38 . ¤scoth a fresh flower : (fig.) an plúr-bhruinneal bínn d'úr sgoth na nGaoidheal, Munster Poets (1860) 58.2 . ¤slat a green branch : (fig.) in úrshlat do fhreaimh F. `the green scion,' Hard. ii 288 . ¤stiall: úirstiall straipe a dhúibh-liath teangan, O'Rah. xxxviii 41 . ¤súglach: úrshughlach, `a fresh secretion,' O'Rah. xxxviii 30 . ¤thalam: ni faichter ... | ... fás áir [leg. air ?] ar úrthalmhain, Gleanings from Irish manuscripts 19.33 . ¤theine a bright fire: samalta ... ra oíblib úrtheined a gnúis, LL 266b1 ( MU 30 ).

(b) with adj.: ¤ard fresh and tall : essair úrard úrluachra, LL 253b24 . ¤bláthach: aránach, úrbhláthach, PCT 771 . ¤chas fair and curly : ulcha úrchas, LL 237b11 . ¤chraíbach fair and curly : sreabh re labhra léghthórach | do ḟer th'abhra úrchráobhach, IGT, Decl. ex. 1302 . ¤chroidech stout-hearted : taoibh le fearaibh úrchroidhech, Munster Poets (1860) 164.4 . aigeantach urchróidheach, Hard. i p. 20 . ¤fedmach: léigid úaidhi in sleigh seadhmhair | go mac Oisín úirfheadhmaigh, Duan. F. ii 52 § 74 . ¤garb: arán omh úrgharbh eorna, PCT 52 . ¤gégach having fresh branches : slán ó Albain úir-ghéagaigh, Studies 1927, 89.22 . ¤glas fresh and green : go mbiodh ... luibhe iomda ... ur-glas fedh na bliadna, BNnÉ 165.31 . go mbiodh creamh ... ur-glas fedh na bliadna, ib., § 39 . é úr-ghlas ar maidin sul bheantar é (sc. the grass), TSh. 3801 . táid scaoth bheach ag túirling ar ghéagaibh is úrghlas, O'Rah. xxx 5 . ¤nocht bright and unsheathed : muinntir Fhinn na n-arm n-úrnocht, Duan. F. ii 62 § 9 . ¤oíbind fresh and pleasant : a n-oiléan áluinn úraoibhinn, ITS xxiv 94.7 . sléibhte ... úraoibhne, 2.9 . ¤thesctha freshly cut or severed : a heirscibh urtescthaibh, CCath. 963 . eirrsci omha úirtescdha, 6085 .

(c) rarely with vb.: ¤lúachraid strews with fresh rushes: pret. pass.: do hesradh ┐ do húrlúachradh in tech n-óla ar a gcind, Fianaig. 54.32 . do hurluachradh Sidh ... an Bhrodha, Ériu xi 189.6 . vn.: an tigh sin ar na eagar ┐ ar na úr-luachradh de chaonnach an tsléibhe, ITS i 112.4 .