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bufa

Cite this: eDIL s.v. bufa or dil.ie/7327

 

n (Lat. bufo) toad: re siangail ┐ re sibsanaigh na mb.¤ ┐ na loisccend, CCath. 4348 (mbufi, v.l.). gerana na mb.¤ , 4170 (`horned owls '). delba loiscend . . . delba buthfad (bathfad, v.l.), TTebe 3037 (`forms of bittern').

cnám

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cnám or dil.ie/9725

 

Forms: cnáma, cnámh

[u, m.] vn. of cnaïd, g s. cnáma. IGT Verbs § 42 . cnámh m., IGT Decl. § 95 . act of gnawing, wasting : in loiscend .i. cū cnāmha, Corm. Y 257 . ro gab int oircne for c.¤ na hemi, Corm. 30.13 (cocnam, Y). c.¤ cárna, bronnud bánbíd `gnawing of flesh', MacCongl. 92 .z . is cudruma . . . an diansgailedh ┐ in cnam consumption (i.e. of tissues), Rosa Angl. 20.9 . ac cnam ┐ ac cerrbad (of monsters in Hell), RC xxviii 320 § 39 .

By extension of territories etc., laying waste : ag cnam cach comursann ravaging , Ann. Conn. 1315.7 = ALC i 568.6 . nir chaicletar Gaill . . . cill . . . cen cnam ┐ cen commilled, Ann. Conn. 1315.3 = ALC i 564.17 . geg cosgurach / cnam gallbaile (of warrior), IGT Metr. Faults§ 71 . See cnámtha.

Compds. (see cnáim). With nouns: na trí chnamh-aillse (fig. of enemy fortresses), ML 80.7 . sgur dod mhurmur ┐ dod chnaimhcheol oirne, Luc. Fid. 4726 `grumbling', Gloss. itir gerradh ┐-césadh ┐-cnámloscadh (describing Hell), RC xxiv 381.13 . With adj.: creabair . . . cnamhghobacha, Lism. L. 3652 .

? colpdae

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ? colpdae or dil.ie/10533

 

n calpdae .i. do anmain in fir dia mbu a gae la Cormac i Tig Midchūarta. Aliter: c.¤ .i. calp cend isin Dūil Feda Māir. C. .i. don chiunn bīs fair ro hainmniged .i. in loiscend .i. cū cnāmha, Corm. Y 257 . Cf. 1 calb.

lingur

Cite this: eDIL s.v. lingur or dil.ie/30265

 

n co nemib nathrach, co l.¤ loiscend (co lingor loiscind v.l.) co salchar slama tened `toad's poison', TTebe 765 .

loscann

Cite this: eDIL s.v. loscann or dil.ie/30711

 

Forms: loiscenn

n o, m. Also loiscenn. toad, frog; some sort of vermin(?): in loiscend .i. cū cnāmha, Corm. Y 257 . luaith loiscind, O'Curry 269 ( H 3.18, 151g ) (in a list of noxious drugs the use of which incurs full penalty). Cf. luaith loisgend í (of a dead pig), Irish Texts i 31 § 48 . ilar loscond, SR 893 (of hell). loisginn ┐ ilpesti ithfrinn do bheith ac cnam ┐ ac cerrbad na n-anmann, RC xxviii 320 § 39 . loscainn riasca, SR 3933 (of Egyptian plagues). in tres plág .i. loscind luatha línmara, LB 118a32 . tech lán do loscannaib / . . . / míla géra gulbnecha, LU 9398 . loscind géra garba, 2419 . re siangail . . . na mbufa ┐ na loisccend, CCath. 4348 . ros indarb loscaind ┐ nathracha esti, Three Hom. 120 . x. do ígmaigib nathrach ┐ loiscend ┐ torathar in talman, TTebe 1485 . comhrag losguinn lasrach mear / ná sir `dragon', Magauran 2372 . do chuir Sé iona measc . . . an luisgionn, noch do scrios íad (frogs), Psalms lxxviii 45 . loisgionn .i. snasán `[a salamander]' oir loisgthear é, ┐ cú cnámha ainm eile dó, O'Cl. Cf. Corm. Y above.