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íarsheng

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adj o, ā lit. slender-ended (epithet of a type of `dian' metre , see IT iii 32 and Rannsachadh na Gàidhlig ii 278 ) : focluc fo seir(id) for aur[ṡ]ing for midshing for iarshing, O'Mulc. 537. ocus dian iarṡeng (v.l. irseng) .iii., ut Romgabsa eolchairi | eolas do heicsib, IT iii 32 § 5. Cf. midṡeng.

íartrom

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adj o, ā lit. heavy-ended (epithet of a type of `dian' metre; see Rannsachadh na Gàidhlig ii 278 ): dian urtrom ocus dian iartrom, Laws v 60.3 Comm. dian iartrom, IT iii 33 § 8. Cf. airthrom, midthrom, ib. § 6 , §7 and p. 162 . focluc fo seir(id) for aur[ṡ]ing for midshing for iarshing, for aurthruim for midtruim for iartruim, O'Mulc. 537.

midṡeng, mideng

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Forms: Mideng

adj. of doubtful meaning; a compd. of 3 mid and seng slender?

(a) epithet of a spear-shaft: manais lethanglas for crúnd midṡing, TBC-I¹ 10. for crunn midhṡiṅg, 2840 (no -e- added above second -i-). for a chrund midenn, 3152 . manaís for crund miding, LU 9270. slegha . . . for crandaibh midhsenga, TBC-LL¹ 5538 St.

(b) of sea: co muir mideng, LL 306b40 ( SG 386.1 ).

(c) in prosody of a variety of `dian', the metrical form belonging to the curriculum of the fochlocán (see Rannsachadh na Gàidhlig ii 279 ); acc. to Thurneysen, IT iii 166 , the dian m.¤ corresponded in rhythm to the late Lat. trochaic tetrameter. dian midseng (mideng, midiṅg v.l.), IT iii 32 § 4 (distinguished from dian airseng, § 3 and d. iarṡeng, § 5 ); 70 § 24 ; 71 § 25 (midṡeng). dian mideng, Laws v 60.1 Comm. a ddēin miding milbriathraig, IT iii 106.20 . focluc . . . for midshing , O'Mulc. 537 (gender due to dian).

(d) as hypocoristic npr. f. Mideng, RC xxiv 284.2 , see Wortk. § 33.

seir

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Forms: ser, seirig, seir, ṡeirith, seirr, pherid, p[h]erith, seire

n t, f. a s. ser ndeis, IT ii2247.78 . d s seirig, Laws iii 412.21 Comm . seir, iv 352.2 Comm . n du. dā ṡeirith , Corm. Y 1059 (91.20) . da seirr , Anecd. iv. ix 16 . a du. di pherid , LU 5698 = dī p[h]erith , TBC-I¹ 1224 . IGT Decl. § 191.4 . But g s. seire, TSh. 9573 .

(a) of humans, heel ( GOI § 226 ), ankle (?); of horses or dogs, the part of the leg between the hough and the fetlock (?), shank (?): dā ṡeirith birdae brecduba foe, Corm. Y 1059 (91.20) . serrach .i. seir-ech .i. i ndīaid a māthor bīs, ib. 1161 . seirthuid .i. oclach do daghcenel, no fer forais, no mac túisigh .i. do nesa do s.¤ túisigh oc taidhecht a nndail, Laws iv 352.2 Comm . (`hip'). in cur araig do nomad cleth on dorus, . . . ┐ dornn fot in araig iar na seirig, iii 412.21 Comm . atnaig F. iarom id n-erchomail tria a di pherid ┐ berthi i ndead a carpait, LU 5698 ( TBC-I¹ 1224 ). fochicher-sa erchor as mo thabaill fort-su . . . combeba do ser ndeis no chli fout (of a heifer), IT ii2247.78 ('das Dünne der Beine', IT iii Index ). Attrib. gen. is follus go dtig don pheacadh sáilín seire searbhusa do bheith 'na leanmhain, TSh. 9573 `bitter end (?)', Gloss. s.v. sáilín. fo seirid finally, lastly : focluc for seir(id) for aur[ṡ]ing for midshing for iarshing, O'Mulc. 537 . Cf. s.¤ .i. deiridh, O'Curry 2018 ( H 4.22, p. 36b ).

? To this: .i. seirthe Uladh glossing seirtaib, Ériu ii 5 n. 98 (`heels of the Ulstermen', Stokes).

Compds. ¤choél slender-shanked: ech . . . caschaél cos[s]eng seredchōel, TBC-I¹ 1977 . ech . . . seṅg seta seredchael, LL 189a24 . ro éirgetar bachlaig shrubfada shálfada sheiredchaela, SG 178.1 (= Acall. 3795 ). each . . . seng séghdha seiridcháel, Comp. CC 101.6 . ¤dub: each salach seiread dhub `black-heeled', Leb. Cert. 4.3 . ¤mag n. loc. See Hog. Onom. Cf. Mag sered, ib.