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2 éim

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 2 éim or dil.ie/19800
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adj prompt, ready, timely : éimh .i. ésgaidh, luath, ullamh no maith, O'Cl. airlicud éim `ready hiring' Tec. Corm. § 3.33 . corop éim ar cobair úaib, LL 308b3 = SG 389.20 . corbo éim ┐ corbo ellam, MU 8.32 = LL 262b46 . Boand ainm ind usci éim ( : reim), Ériu vii 229.23 . ferais failte uasail ēimh, ZCP viii 219 § 16 . ina toraind eolaich éim (: rēidh), BB 162a17 . As adv. : taric éim (v.l. eim, em, emh) frit toscai comes quickly Fél. July 19 ; cf. Metr. Dinds. ii 10.11 . Ériu vii 223.13 . érig suas co héim, LL 307a11 = SG 386.23 . inmis E. go héimh | ann soin cealg n-aghmhar n-aigmhéil, 3 C 12, 198 . is é dom it is timely, opportune, for me : it tromda na fuli formsa, ba héim dam mo íc, TBC-I¹ 1807 . is é.¤ lim I deem it timely, seasonable (?) : ni cotalta co mba ēim lat (until you are drowsy?) ZCP iii 29.36 . eim .i. maith, ut est tain ba heim leis imghabail na sleige, O'Curry 1366 ( H 3.18, 625 ). badid nemhethar (leg. n-éimithir), TFrag. 44.7 .

i néim, anéim (< ind éim?) timely, prompt, opportune: is téoir ineim...bar C. Cid teoir ineim duitsiu é, ní ba teóir anéim dúnni it is timely aid, said C. Though timely for thee, it is not so for us TBC-LL¹ 2970 ( = tóir anemh, St ; is cobar in inneimib, TBC-I¹ 2189 ). dom ficibsa [sic] cobuir cōir | fo bithin is tōir a n-ēimh ( : réil), ZCP x 47.22 . rop slán aneim damsa so, TBC-LL¹ 2416 . inéim rop slán 2417 = iniam bid slán, TBC-I¹ 1750 . (The expression in-éim must be distinguished from the adj. anéim untimely, unready : an-, am-, diultadaig...amal rongab nath ┐ annath, eim ┐ aineim, Corm. Y 23 ). ba émh tar anem, CCath. 552 . (na hob eim nachit-tair aneim reject not the timely lest thou be overtaken by the untimely. vl. add.) Freq. in etymological glosses, e.g. mani toir etach co héim, gl. on : muna torma tlacht, Laws iv 36.16 . ni himaircide .i. ni heim airechta, Auraic. 3159 . See Laws vi 295 .

em, eb

Cite this: eDIL s.v. em, eb or dil.ie/20013
Last Revised: 2013

Forms: eimh, emh, eabh, eimhe

n f., perhaps originally neut., g s. ina (v.l. ind Bodl., ann Harl.) eimh, Corm. Y 883 . emh eabh (g s. eimhe, etc.), f. IGT, Decl. § 39 . haft, handle: scían la C....imdenam de ór...ima heimh...Rogab in t-oirci cocnam ind eme, Corm. Bodl. s. Mug eme = Corm. Y 883 . mo scian cona heim do líg loghmair, Acall. 3933 . garbh ṡáithe ┐ mín mheile | sgín eibhe bláithe buidhe a blade of [i.e. with] a smooth yellow haft IGT, Decl. ex. 1119 . eabh in oighe, ex. 1097 . no gur chaith a eibh, ex. 1098 . comfat eim na sceine do saill, Laws i 132.20 Comm. Cf. coimhṡleamhain re héimh (leg. eirr?) easguinne as slippery as an eel's tail RC xxix 118.17 .