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búailid, búalaid.

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Forms: bhuailte

v Trans. beats, strikes, assaults; knocks (on): ce nombuala fo bagaib / lat'feirg, etc. (Balaam's ass), SR 4793. no búaled C. co fleisc rígda in steill, LU 10127. īarmērge . . . is and robūailed Crīst i tig Caifas, Ériu iii 116.15 . builtuis ind, ┐ docer de `strikes it (a spear) into C.', Dinds. 49. ro buail ┐ ro bruidh ┐ ro basaidh . . . iat, Stair Erc. 471. mic na righ dia mbuailter iat (during fosterage), Laws ii 156.12 Comm. co r-buailset do shlaitt he i n-a chend, PH 135. búalid a ech co Tráig Lí, RC vii 294 § 69. do buail nech in dorus (= pulsare, Gloss.), Smaointe B. Chr. 4624. b.¤ scíath, see 2 scíath (a) ff. ní bhúaile an saidh seing sídhe, IGT Decl. ex. 1116 . ? lán an chuain don chéadtuile / do bhuail trágh dá thrócuire, Aithd. D. 60.3 . go mbuailidh Dia uireasbaidh ort = percutiat te Dominus egestate ( Deuteronomy xxviii 22 ), TSh. 9701. an tan do bhuaileadh Dia splangc . . . do spor-ghoin a spiorad, 2283 . buaileas a tri beidhmennuibh, TBC-LL¹ p. 867 n. 1 . ro buail builli miledh air fein di (sc. biail), Stair Erc. 604. don cholg . . . bhuaileas troid, O'Hara 4360. Note also: gur bhuaileasdair (buailios, v.l.) an measchoin fa lár `struck . . . . to the ground', Keat. i 160.14 . bíth go mbuailid suas a mbladaireacht although they strike up, Ó Bruad. iii 136.1 . gluaisfid is buail(i)fid an bóthar, Hackett xxvi 157 .

Strikes, coins (money); stamps, impresses (a seal) with AR on: is ré n-a linn do buaileadh airgead . . . ar dtús i nÉirinn Keat. ii 2224. buail séala ar mh'annsa, DDána 90.23 `seal my love', Ir. Monthly 1920, 54 . See cló.

Intrans. an tan bhuaileas (cuisle) go neimhionann beats , TSh. 1655. cuan . . . / 'n-a mbual leabharLoch L. pours, DDána 74.40 . Followed by prepp. and verbal noun begins, falls to, proceeds to: do bhuail an sagart 'gá ghuidhe arís the priest began again to urge him, Mac Aingil 1401 . do bhuail ar an ccomhairli . . . sin do chor a ngnīomh, 5267 . do bhuail dá cáineadh féin she began to blame herself, 1621 . buailse fár gcaomhnaine `set about, etc.', Aithd. D. 55.8 .

With following prepp. and adverbs: ro buailidar cuigi `they made for him', Stair Erc. 868. gach maith . . . / do bhúail fān ua-soin É., Butler Poems 1254 `that has come to', Gloss. ní mairg do bhual (: Luan) fa a breith dtrócuirigh experienced (?), Aithd. D. 72.2 . do buail stoirm . . . forra `they were overtaken by a storm', Stair Erc. 899. go mbuailfidh duine éigin leat you will meet someone, De Imit. 144.23 . da mbúailtidhe impo(d) . . . íad, Ériu v 74.23 . ro buailedh B. ┐ iad féin fá chéli, ALC ii 372.6 . buaileam beagán fos ar ar n-aghaidh let us proceed a little farther (with our discussion), Luc. Fid. 4375. do bhuail oraibh aithmhéala `thou hast repented', Dán Dé xxviii 18 . buailtear an long fá charraig strikes a rock, TSh. 3759.

part. d'ór bhuailte `beaten Gold', Donlevy 60.14 . secht bhfir dhég do bhí búailte ` disabled ', Rel. Celt. ii 192.6 . sloighte, slactha, búaillte ( Isaiah liii 4 ), Eg. Gl. 534. réubáin búailte do thairrngibh = nailed (of wooden pattens), RSClára 76b .

Vn. 1 búalad.

1 búal

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n prob. an inference from 2 búalad; expld. as water. See ZCP i 98. būal .i. usce, ut dicitur: nī ragha do chos i mbūal, Corm. Y 183 , Ériu xiii 76 § 197. fual .i. bual uisce inde dicitur arna sai hi fual (.i. i mbual), Corm. 20. fūal quasi fuil ar a dath. Uel quasi būal .i. uisce, Corm. Y 643 , Corm. Tr. 79. bual .i. uisce, O'Dav. 210 , O'Cl. loithēan do loingeas ō bhūal glossed: .i. lacha d'indarba ó uisge (B. na f.), ZCP v 488 § 3.

? In compd.: bualeann didu .i. lenn frith for bual .i. brat fuaradar meic Míledh forsan ocian amail tresbann, ┐ ní fes cisi luibh dia ndernadh, O'Dav. 210. Cf. fleann-uisge `water crowfoot', Hogan Luibhl.

buille

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Forms: builne, buillid, -e, -eda, -e, -ed

n earlier builne , f. See GOI § 153. d s. d'aon buillid , Fen. 196.1 . b.¤ m. and f., n p. -e, -eda, g p. -e, -ed, IGT Decl. § 1. blow, stroke: inna builnni .i. bémen dígle (ref. to plagís, 17c25 ) ` stripes ', Wb. 17d2 . honaib buillib gl. colophis, Tur. 92. gl. alaphis, 93 . ? buile graece bole (βολή, ed.) iaculum airchor, O'Mulc. 172. cet moailli (read mbuilli, ed.) fort laim primitus dé abaind `a hundred blows on thy hand . . . with a scourge', Mon. Tall. 142.10 . do-bert .ix. mbuilli dond inbiur iaraind ar dorusss mB. ┐ do-thuit nónbur cacha builli, BDD² 1452 , 1454 . ro buail builli miledh air, Stair Erc. 604. ní rocht nech díb bir nó bulle nó béim . . . furri `a blow' (playing a ball), TBC-LL² 772 . do-rat cách díb builli dar sróin a chēili, Sc.M² 6. roddet . . . / . . . builli dar Indiúin, Ériu viii 69.4 . do-beir bulli in (leg. imm ?) cend na mná, LU 4357. dobert . . . buli forna heochu 'mon carraic `drove the horses against, etc.', Ériu ii 6 § 9. ic tabairt bulli da choiss issin comlai giving a kick to, MU² 880. co tuc bulli aniarmartach . . . hi mullach chind a brathar do'n con-shlaitt, PH 855. iar ttabairt b.¤ do ghae dhi, BNnÉ 62 § 87 . tug builli ara slabrad jerked the chain, Mer. Uil.² 271. builledha marbta `felling strokes', CCath. 6087. do bh.¤ `with a single blow', Magauran 3927 . an bh.¤ ga mbí a ngábhadh / do-ní uirre iomnághadh gives protection against the blow which threatens him (?), IGT Decl. ex. 10. tennbh.¤ cert casúir, ex. 913 . tug iasg don bh.¤ sin lais `with that cast', ITS xlviii 30.21 . Fig. mh'arthrach . . . / b.¤ ar a sdiuir a chneadh cígh `a force to turn its helm' (sc. Christ's wound), Aithd. D. 84.3 . don Banba is bed 'sas b.¤ (a death), BB 58a41 . b.¤ báis, TSh. 7819. b.¤ = ictus, Rosa Angl. 198.7 , 15. ar son in b.¤ dobeir `the shock' (of cold water), 156.22 .

Other applications. stroke, chime of bell, clock; blast of trumpet, etc.: a cinn cúig mbuilli don clog `at five o'clock', Stair Erc. 2093. dorad builli foran adhairc `gave a blast on the trumpet', 173 . dart, glint?; glance of sunray, eye(s): co n-ecmoing builliu (builli, v.l.) i n-a béolu di gaí gréine, Airne F. 83. dā tāirsedh ēn-b. dā shūil de if he got one look at him, ML² 369. dā fhaicdís aen-buille dá súil de (of torments of hell), RC xxiv 381.27 . builli dom shūil dī `a glimpse of her', ZCP vi 26.32 . buille saebh forsna sūile (sign of old age), 268.10 . b.¤ a habhra, DDána 49.11 .

In phrr. conid b.¤ forais sin do gres iar mbreith Dauid, LB 129b28 = béim forais, forus. do bh.¤ sguir finishing stroke, DDána 40.29 . mo bhuille sguir as ē so | dhíbhse a ndeireadh mo thērmo 'this is my word of parting from you at the end of my term'​, Ériu lxiii 60 § 42​​ (of advice given in a poem). conāro fāgad an cloidem an fuigill b.¤ every stroke the sword delivered was a fatal one, Grail 3201 . fuigheall b.¤ an anaim . . . i nIofrann further torment, DDána 6.27 . is b.¤ air aghaidh é `it is so much done' (a step forward), Donlevy vi 19.

carrac

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Forms: carraic, cairrgeadh, caráigecha, carrac, chloiche

n ā, f. Later also n s. carraic. With dental infl. g p. cairrgeadh, Mac Aingil 4661 . Note also caráigecha, CF Eg. 238 . rock, large stone : c.¤ .i. gor-sec . . . nó carn-sec, O'Mulc. 266 . scopula (sic leg.) . . . carrac(h) lasin nGædel, Auraic. 1088 = carrac, 4080 . is di lus bis forsnaib caircib dognither in chorcur buide, Tur. 115 . donaib caircib gl. de scopolís, ib. elta . . . tecait di chlochaib ┐ carrgib, TBC-LL¹ 1330 . ásfaid c.¤ for a druim `a rock shall rise', Metr. Dinds. iv 306.33 . dona cairgib folaich robatar i ndomain na fairgi, Aen. 255 . duilix cacha cairrge, Laws v 484.1 . torad cach trethain ala cairrge, 484.2 . i. . . . otha carraic anunn, 25 Comm. fuaim tuinne fria carraig, Ériu xiii 36.23 . conderna bruar dia cind imon carraic, Anecd. i 15.7 ( SCano 509 ). Bó Boí / ainm na cairrce, LU 4414 . in tan no theiged tar carrce (of body of Etarcomol), 5699 (TBC). domræd rí cairgi blai, IT iii 12 § 21 . co caisirne amal chairrci tenntidi, i 190 .z . in carraic icc a tocosscem, PH 5748 . araile do chloichthres carrag cenngarbh, Hugh Roe² 152.28 . a scalpaibh carrag `the clefts of the rocks', Ériu iii 154 § 7 . féitheach lú[i]th a chuirp . . . ina gcairrgibh crúaidhremhra `the sinews of his body . . . like hard, lumpy rocks', Ériu v 180.301 . go dtug Críosd geall don chathaoir chairrgi (of St. Peter), Mac Aingil 6016 . Of fortified stone castle: an tú ar gcéadaithne, a charrag (: eatharrod), DDána 68.1 . With g s. chloiche: uisce asin carraic cloiche, Grail 3649 . risin carraic clochi, MU² 668 . Cf. ro cuir an sil isin carruic clochdai on stony ground, Grail 1410 . carggi crúada cniss surface rocks, MU² 481 . cairrgi cuain, TTebe 2526 . carraig miledh huge rock, BB 487b38 . Prov. ba comrad re carraic . . . comairli do Congal talking to a stone, MR 166.18 . as cumsgugudh cairge (description of warrior), TBC-LL¹ 5559 .

Fig. i gcairrgibh cuasamhla an chraois, TSh. 10661 . an charruig . . . ad chliabh, Mac Aingil 1200 . ar charraig chinneamhnaigh a chríche déidheanaighe, TSh. 740 . Of persons: do bhí dhamh na charraig (of Diarmaid), Oss. iii 296.7 . ba c.¤ thuinighthe `our pillar' (of St. Francis), RSClára 39b .

In nn.loc.. see Hog. Onom.

Compd. carracbenna sliaph n-urard ` rocky peaks ', CCath. 3803 .

comthulcad

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n (tolgad): comtulcadh miledh ` concussion ', CCath. 1041 .

1 dét

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Forms: d., déid, d., déit, dēt, dēta, deoit, dētu, déta, dēda, dētuib, ndeut, déd

n nt, n. a s. d.¤ , ZCP i 64 . g s. déid, A. Ó Dálaigh xliii 6 (late MSS.). d s. d.¤ , Ml. 117d5 (see GOI § 325 ), Cóir Anm. 41 . déit, Sg. 67b10 . n p. dēt, IT i 132 . ZCP viii 196 . dēta, BDD 2 . MacCongl. 97 . O'Dav. 1057 . deoit, TBC-LL¹ 5309 . Otia ii 88 . a p. dētu, ZCP iii 20 . déta, LL 23b48 . IT i 69 . dēda, ZCP xii 387 (Laud 615). d p. dētuib, SR 8360 . RC xxiv 382 . TBC-LL¹ 4524 . PH . g p. inna ndeut , Ériu ii 136 . d.¤ , LL 193a5 . Trip.² 1319 . im cholg ṅd.¤ , TBC-LL¹ 2572 . acc. du. idir adám d.¤ , Lism. L. 4547 . déd m., IGT Decl. § 95 .

I Tooth: do déit gl. ad dentem, Sg. 67b10 . huan dét ascatu gl. emulo dente, Ml. 117d5 . gela det and, dubai brai, IT i 132 . biait a beóil partardeirg imma deta nemanda, 69 . batar inand ┐ frais do nemannaib a deta ina cind, BDD § 2 . nad accamar gen gári for du déta riam, LL 279a10 . beóil deirg thanaide leiss, deoit niamda némanda, TBC-LL¹ 5309 . robean a deda he gnashed his teeth, Dinds. 80 . crith for detuib chattering of teeth, SR 8360 . PH . crith ar détaib, RC xxiv 382 . a déta for crith, PH 7760 . duiscthi drenn .i. crithnaiges detu, ZCP iii 20 . nocha foghnann a dhéta don torc sin d'ithi neich, O'Dav. 1057 . uair nach tarba in cend cen a deta ho minigther na biada dona ballaib, PH 6817 . d.¤ fiss Fionn's wisdom-tooth under which he placed his thumb when seeking inspiration: atrubairt friss a d.¤ fiss | re mac Cumaill cen eslis, LL 207b21 . Festschr. Stokes 8 . tuc a ordain fo a d.¤ fis, 7 do faillsiged fírinne dhó, Acall. 203 . mó dhed fis, RC xiii 7 . CF p. 74 .

II Set of teeth, the teeth. Cf. idir adám d.¤ (of the upper and lower teeth), Lism. L. 4547 . nocha ttainic tar a dhéd | ní badh breg nó bhadh brefal, ZCP i 164 = Mart. Don. July 25 . póga dlúithe dā dhéd thirim, 3 C 13, 579 . an déad ar dath néamhuinne, TD 15.182 . tarla i mbéal na mbriathar mall | déad roigheal mar ḟras néamhann, 39.18 . bean an déid daithghil, A. Ó Dálaigh xliii 6 . an déad arna dhubhadh, TSh. 32 . nā mealludh so thú . . . an mhala chaol nā an déad ceart even teeth (?), 23 D 4, 131 . Fig. déad suim re sonnadh suain `an efficacious palisade round my sleep', Ó Bruad. ii 128 .

III As attrib. gen., of ivory . See Reeves Ad. 159 .

(a) In colg (claideb etc.) d.¤ ivory-hilted sword: rogabastar a ocht claidbini ima arm d.¤ ndrechsolus, TBC-I¹ 1913 ( im cholg ṅd.¤ ṅd.¤ , TBC-LL¹ 2572 ). calg d.¤ .i. ara mbiat na helta d.¤ .i. d.¤ míl moir a imduirn `on which are the hilts of tooth, i.e. its hilts are of a whale's tooth', O'Dav. 567 . claidib . . . co n-eltaib d.¤ co n-imduirnib airgdidib, LL 53a5 . claideb d.¤ (c. co n-eltaib d.¤ , c. co nd.¤ , c. co n-imdorn d.¤ , v.l.), BDD 103 . calc d.¤ co nimdurn diad, TBC-I¹ 3159 . a ocht ngothnatha má goth néit, 1915 . a n-ocht cuilg ṅd.¤ ┐ a n-ocht ṅgothnatta neíd (néd, neid, v.l.), TBC-LL¹ 3557 . re lainn d.¤ ` ivoried blade ', O'Gr. Cat. 376 . iarla . . . colg ndéad, 3 C 1 3, 773 . i ráith . . . na gcolg ndéad, TD 25.18 .

(b) With other nouns: cloch medóin do dhornchla dh.¤ , IGT Decl. ex. 80 . ar ndornchur ndéd noilfint, Rel. Celt. ii 262 . go n-a brannuibh déad, Ériu i 95 (`with its ivory chessmen', J. Fleming). branán déd Clár na cCuradh (epithet of a chief), 23 L 17, 47 b . Cf. further: cen dailb ṅdet | ainm Essa Ruaid co romet, LL 213a50 = gan deil ndet . . . romeid, BB 392a26 . furtain cēt a cuid prainne | i ndubtair dhet degcaille, BB 393b35 = LL 214a8 .

Compds. ¤bán white-toothed: macaom . . . dedbán, LL 396.5 . ¤chengtach (?): badb detcengtach, Cog. 174 . ¤chain n.pr. m. gen. m. D. m. Niad, LL 349g (= Dedchain, LB 17a ). ¤gel white-toothed , LL 130b8 . Metr. Dinds. iii 182 . O'Gr. Cat. 405 . ¤glés gnashing of teeth (?): d. ┐ imchomailt fiacla na míledh , TTr.² 866 . ¤idu toothache: mecon sobargine do cur fon cacuilt ┐ icaid detiga, 24 B 3, 56.37 . icaid siban . . . in detiguin, 60.30 . Cf. déideadh, Dinneen . ¤ tooth-brilliance: in cétrí (sic leg.) rogab in bith | glan a dētlī ┐ a dath, BB 487a13 . ¤ṡolus bright-toothed , LL 266b43 . TD 20.112 . Dāire d., CF 11 . Déadṡolus, a fanciful Hibernicization of Daedalus , TD 20.58 .

éicin

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Forms: eic

advb. (dat. of éicen)

I Of necessity, surely, of truth, indeed; used in asseveration, protest or emphasis (see Corm. s.v. nairne ): ecin (v.l. ecen) .i. deimin, ut est, cest in fil tomus forsin mbairdni? fil ecin .i. atá co deimin, O'Dav. 803 . éigin .i. go deimhin, ní hé éigin .i. ní he go deimhin, O'Cl. An ex. of the original meaning may be: is fochen a Buidb. ceinip fochen bid eccin, ol in B. if not welcome it will be so of necessity (? cf. I (b) below) IT iii 239. 122 .

(a) Freq. in response to a question or statement;

(a) In affirmation or asseveration: forcantar écin (gl. nonne perdocentur) Ml. 34b12 . fid inn ogaim, in gne no in cenel? is cenel ecin, Auraic. 857 (= eiccen, 3735 , but the YBL reading is eic, 231a1 ). indad eiside...? at e eicin 'tis they indeed TBC-I¹ 626 . in fail coma gaba-su ...? fail écin, ar C., TBC-LL¹ 1763 . ZCP iv 40.1 . badam slánsa, mád áil daitsiu, ol A. bid áil écin, or sí, IT i 124z . teilc traigid dam, a C., or F. tilcfeseo on damsa arisi, ar C. samlaid eicin, or F., TBC-I¹ 2151 . amlaid sin, ol in gilla. is amlaid eigin, ol si, RC xxiv 196.24 . is oebind duit, ar iat. is oebind ecin ar se, YBL 329a7 = TMoméra 152.6 . ro ḟorcongairsiot a thabhairt dia saighidh. dorattadh eiccin `he was brought accordingly' AFM v 1864.3 . With another adverbial particle: i fuarais? ar M. fuar omm écin, ar Mac R., TBC-LL¹ 1770 . nach é Iliach? bar D. is me ám écin, bar Iliach, 4632 .

(b) In denial or protest: ni cumgi...ol in t-ara. cuimcim eigin, ar C., TBC-I¹ 685 . nach tussu em dodnarchosaig? nach me ecin, 565 . 1218 . ata in macc ina chotlad (says Ibar of Cú Chulaind). nidam macc eicin, ol C. I am not a boy indeed 645 . ni fhetar nach diobh duitsi. ni diobh éiccin, ar S., BS § 46 .

(c) After interrog.: cóir duit arechus dúin fris sút, a meic bic, ar I. ced ón écin? ar in mac bec, TBC-LL¹ 1262 . 1300 . [a]tūsa i ndulig, ar I. cid són écin? ar in mac bec, 1338 .

(b) In statements generally, certainly, indeed, surely; at any rate: ní ed asbiursa: indingentar, ar dogentarsom éicin, Trip. 242.15 . comad he Ísu écin Jesus to a certainty PH 3095 . is demin écin certain indeed 3855 . nā bī a n-espa, is ed timarna in Rí | lubra, lēgad, ernaigthi, dēnadh ēgin na ní (v.l. éiccen nach ní) let him be doing something, at any rate ZCP vii 310.23 . is doig écin indisfit dún, PH 3758 . atchuala agá phriotchadh nár bhó maith...daoine do mharbhadh...conadh aire sin ro chinn eiccin ina mhenmain gan guin duine, AFM v 1462.10 . Ir, nir b' eiccen (i. deimin) laoch bud lia, Leb. Gab.(i) i 234.25 (= ni roibe BB 19b11 , roibi, Lec. 539b ). robas co foda il-leanmhain an madhma ra macoib Miledh. do-rochratar eccin dá thoisech do muintir mac M. there fell, however 270.5 . Esp. to emphasize some word or member of a statement: guid he co ndingbai oenbliadain ecin a plag dinn one year at any rate PH 344 . corob ann écin connesat he here precisely 3506 . ni hindut fén...acht induind fén écin, 7898 . ni cuincithea anallana...acht is indiu écin connagar, 7934 . nir bo foda an uidhe ruccsat an ló sin eiccin, AFM vi 2198.14 . bá de eiccin ┐ do imtheacht na n-iarladh...tainicc..., AFM vi 2362.17 . roba cinnte...lasna maithibh sin...go ttiubradais tachar d'Ua D ... ┐ ni thuccsat eiccin acht saighin iomruagtha `they did not, however, but merely came to a slight skirmish' AFM v 1432.8 .

II

(a) some, any; some...or other; a certain (L. quidam): eirc ass co locc écin, airm na bia nach n-aittreb doine some spot where... PH 2504 . is oen ecin uaib nom-mairnfise some one of you 5130 . Mart. Don. Mar. 30 . nech eicin uaibh, Lism. L. 1013 . CCath. 2803 . do neoch ecin aile anyone else PH 6040 . no choimthecht ecin do chaimthechtaib Conchobuir, TBC-LL¹ 880 . ni thardsubair etach no tiugnach écin dam PH 6159 . ni ruibend nech hi fhus cen peccad écin ina chomitecht some sin or other 7943 . o mud écin in some way 7979 . o nach mud écin, 7003 . is bés don tsleigsin nachis imrethet impe...na fethana acht gar ré coscur éciṅ TBC-LL¹ 5228 . (of two men): ná tiocfadh...acht fer eiccin dibh that only one of them should come AFM v 1490w . da ceim deg...da taib egin don grein `to one side of the sun' Ir. Astr. Tr. 96.21 . cuid éigin do bhríogh a bhall, TSh. 2222 . nuimir éigin dá fuil leth asdigh da cúig dég any number being less than fifteen O'Gr. Cat. 316.30 . do cuaidh seachrán ecin ar eochrachuibh na ndoirrsech the keys had gone astray some how BCC § 296 . i laithigh nó i ndris nó i n-achrann éigin oile, TSh. 10422 . tabuir bennacht...a duine trocairigh eigin, LB 152 marg. inf. fear éigin ealadhna, TD 33.15 . ar láimh Oirghiallaigh éigin, 9.45 . do féadfaidhe go gcuirfeadh neach éigin i n-iongantas `someone might wonder' Keat. ii 228 . muna ttugaid ar chuid éigin tuitim, Proverbs iv 16 . trath (uair, lá) é.¤ sometime (day), once on a time: lá éigin, TD 1.9 . ná bíodh ar son a séad...acht rádh go rabhsad uair éigin `that once upon a time they were' 16.21 . do bhrígh go mbí críoch...ar aní, ní foláir a bheith críochnuighthe tráth éigin, TSh. 3153 .

(b) In referring to an indefinite quantity or number, some, a certain number, about; (here perhaps: cosced a chrantabaill d'ḟeraib hErend, ocus leiced écin cotlud dona sluagaib some sleep (?) TBC-LL¹ 1697 ; but it may belong to I: let them at least sleep): timchiol da fhichid eiccin tunna saloinn some forty tons of salt Fl. Earls 26.22 ; 86.27 ; 174.26 . meide eiccin tuile a certain amount 64.13 . no biodh eiccin forchoimédaighe...for ind an tslébhe a certain number of watchmen AFM vi 2128.5 .

1 féth

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n u, m. in the expression: f.¤ fíada (fíad, fía), also fé f.¤ , fía f.¤ fégh fía (m.) IGT, Decl. § 95 p. 127 (where `fé fía' though it occurs, is proscribed as incorrect). A magic mist, veil, which renders those under it invisible (Cf. the Germ. Tarnkappe), the secret of which was possessed by the Tuatha D.D.: do orduigh Manannan doibh [.i. do mhaithibh Tuath Dé D. tar eis chatha Taillten] adhbha dileas gach deghfir, ┐ dorinneadh in feth fiadha ... dona mileadhaibh .i. in feth fiadha tar nach faic[th]í na flaithi, Ériu xi 188 . See Atlantis iii 386 ff . , D'A. De Jubainville, Cycle Myth. 277 , Joyce Soc. Hist. i 246 . The name fáeth fiada ( Hy vii pref ., Thes. ii 354.10 ; fáed f.¤ , Trip. 48.7 ) given to the hymn composed by St. Patrick after his escape from Loeghaire's ambush is prob. the same expression; due to the legend that P. was invisible to L.'s men, cf. dodechaid dícheltair tairsiu co nár árdraig fer dib, Trip. 46.28 . See faíd. dichealtair .i. fé fiadha no duaithniughadh, O'Cl. (from Trip. 46.28 , cited above?). féidh fiadh `a mask, vizard, hood; a disguise that rendered the wearer unknown or invisible , ... defectively written fe fiadh, ... feidh fia,' P. O'C. Tuatha De D. fo diamair (.i. ... ara mbiodh an fee fía), Leb. Gab.(i) i 172 n. 1 . dá ttaisbentar in f.¤ fiadha ... do nech do macaibh Miledh, nocha bia gabail re diamair no re draideacht ic nech do Tuathaibh Dé D. (Cú Chulainn refuses to show his friends among the Sídhe to Fer diad) TBC-LL¹ 3845 St = an fé fía, RC xi 323.29 . an fé fiadh, ZCP x 294.16 . druid .i. doniat in feth fia no in [ḟ]aisdinecht, Laws v 90.27 Comm. co n-accai in dā sid osluicti ... iar scithlim a fe fia dibh (i.e., after their enchantment had been dispersed) RC v 202.23 . ro eirig fia fiad (féth fia, fédh fia, fé fiadh v.l.) umaind, co nar leir sind, Acall. 5235 . ní léir ar úaigh mér na mná | atá ar a húaim in fégh fía what the woman has sewn is not manifest, the f.f. is over her seam IGT, Decl. ex. 1674 . do chuir Mac G. an féith fiadha tar an fidradach sa innus nach fuighbhed ēnduine hé, L. Chl. S. § 9 . bhur bfé fía, ní fearrde dhuit, | aithnim thú d'aimhdheóin th'iomluit, Ériu ix 8.81 . ni buadha cloch, ní fégh fiagh | chaomhnus cuanta a críoch n-imchian, TD 13.13 . Cf. further: ní folaig acht feth (fecht v.l.) fithnais, Acall. 7916 (`magic veil' SG ii 262 ). féth fithnaisi, v.l. of fethana fithnais, Acall. 722 . Cf. rachaid in fiad draídechta atá urri di (i.e. the well will be revealed) 7505 . See 3, 4 féth. donfe for fiada fe, IT iii 53 § 97 (for feda fé v.l.). Also fig. : atá ar a rún an fé fia, IGT, Decl. 1681 . masa ceas eoil an fé fiadh | do-chiam ad dheóigh é ar an dán, TD ii 245 . depression, gloom: ceilt a grádha ar an ngruaidh bḟaoilidh | fada ar inghin 'na ḟégh fia ib.

1 íall

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Forms: iall, elle, héill, ialla, nialla, n-iall, d'iallaib

n ā, f. n s. iall, IT iii 81.22 . g s. elle, Laws v 80.1 Comm. d s. dá héill , IGT Decl. ex. 419. n p. ialla, BB 416b44 . a p. a nialla , SG 3.38 . g p. na n-iall , BB 416b45 . d p. d'iallaib, Laws i 152.26 Comm.

a thong, strap, leash, shoe-string: cro fuaigther d'iallaib, Laws i 152.26 Comm. ind a elle, v 80.1 Comm. cenglais d'ḟertsib ┐ d'ithisib ┐ d'iallaib in charpait, TBC-LL¹ 1325. amal no beithe [beó and] | frit bachaill buan éll, Trip.² 2984. lamanda do craicnib tarbh um lamaib na miledh ┐ ialla a hindaib na mer ┐ mill umha no luaidhe for cendaib na n-iall (description of the caestus), BB 416b44 - 45 . iall letbroici, IT iii 81.22 . ag ithe na mbróg ... óir duaidh sé ... a nialla, SG 3.y . cú for éill at láimh, Oss. v 52.26 . ba lēigen fercon dā héill a iondsoighe, ZCP xiv 240.13 . do chuireadur a ccoin ... ar a n-ialluibh daingne, Feis Tighe Chonáin 21. iall an sbuir `the spur strap,' TD 14 § 12. red laochlaimh ... samhlaim eill ... meamruim `a strip of parchment,' Skene, Chronicles of the Picts and Scots iii 422.21 . druim-iall `a caul ,' Oss. iii 128.15 . go héill bróige, Gen. xiv 23. do shín a éill go harnaidh | re damhraidh shíl Néill neimhnigh (? of a bowstring), DDána 113 § 2.

Metaph. dá héill do chuaidh an cholann, PBocht 12 § 15.

imchommailt

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n f. mutual grinding, friction: diuthach .i. nomen doloris genethur do imc[h]omailt na dā slīasda oc imthecht, Corm. Y 411. drongar na lurigi ┐ imchommilt na n-arm, TBC-LL¹ 3310 , 5075 . figair sibsanach a mbil-chimhas ... ica n-imcomailt frisna hasanaibh iarnaidhib, CCath. 4650. détglés ┐ imchomailt fiacla na míledh , TTr.² 866. imcoimilt etrum arna balluibh, Rosa Angl. 44.23 .

imm-tét

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Forms: immthigid, imatīagsa, imthigi, imthéit, n-imthet, imme[t]ét, himthíagar, imtiagam, imthiagat, immetiagat, imthegind, imteged, immátheged, imtiagmais, imtheigmís, immathegtís, imthigid, imté, immath, n-imthiasam, imthesid, imrega, imrega, imregat, imluid, imlodmar, immelotar, amluidset, imruláith, immruldatar, im-rul[l]atar, imrulatdar, imrulaiseat, immandeochatar, immthigid, im(i)gid, imighter, imdhigmet-ne, imighsi, imdhedh, imdigem, imthigmit, imthiger, imeochad, n-imtheochad, imthigfe-su, nimeochuir, non-imtigfe, imeochaidh, imdeogus, no-imdigfed, imeochad, imtighis, imighis, ro-imdig, d'imgimair, ro-imdichset, ro-imthigset, ro-imthigsetar, imthighedar

v Mid. Ir. immthigid i. indic. pres. s. 1 rel. imatīagsa, TBC-I¹ 659. s. 2 imthigi, LU 3541. s. 3 imthéit, 3831 . nád n-imthet , Críth G. 536. rel. imme[t]ét, Ml. 45c9 . pass. ní himthíagar , Ériu ii 208 § 28. p. 1 imtiagam, Wb. 6a30 . p. 3 imthiagat, TBC-LL¹ 426. rel. immetiagat, Ml. 45c9 . impf. s. 1 imthegind, SR 1337. s. 3 imteged, Laws i 72.11 Comm. rel. immátheged, LU 9309. p. 1 imtiagmais, TBC-I¹ 2657. imtheigmís, TBC-LL¹ 3540. p. 3 rel. immathegtís, LL 290a11 . ipv. p. 2 imthigid, IT i 75.2 . subj. pres. s. 3 imté, Tec. Corm. § 33.12 . rel. immath, Ériu ii 208 § 29. p. 1 dia n-imthiasam , Ml. 46c20 . p. 2 ni imthesid , Wb. 22c4 . fut. s. 2 imrega, Trip.² 1277. s. 3 imrega, Anecd. i 13.11 . p. 3 imregat, TBC-I¹ 79. pret. s. 3 imluid, Imr. Brain § 2. p. 1 imlodmar, Metr. Dinds. iii 204.49 . p. 3 rel. immelotar, Thes. ii 242.15 . amluidset, RC xv 294.4 . With ro : s. 3 imruláith, LU 8575 (FB). imrulaid, SR 7605. p. 3 nicon immruldatar , Thes. i 488.27 im-rul[l]atar, Sc.M² § 6. imrulatdar (sic leg.), SR 3441. imrulaiseat, CCath. 2653. immandeochatar, LU 9246.

As simple vb. immthigid, later reduced to im(i)gid : indic. pres. pass. pl. imighter, Ériu iii 164 § 20. p. 1 imdhigmet-ne, PH 6810. ipv. s. 2 imighsi, Ériu iii 170 § 20. s. 3 imdhedh, Mac Aingil 465.14 . p. 1 imdigem, PH 3072. imthigmit, Mer. Uil. 204. subj. pres. s 1 imthiger, MacCongl. 55.20 . fut. s. 1 imeochad, RC xix 36.12 . co n-imtheochad , SG 85.25 . s. 2 imthigfe-su, PH 4845. a nimeochuir , O'Gr. Cat. 312.z . s. 3 non-imtigfe, RC xxvii 302.5 . ní imeochaidh , Donlevy xxi 16 . rel. imdeogus, Acall. 5461. sec. fut. s. 3 no-imdigfed, Aisl. Tond. 93.17 . do imeochad , Maund. § 198. pret. s. 3 imtighis, Ériu iii 164 § 18. imighis, 156.3 . ro-imdig, PH 1641. p. 1 d'imgimair, JRSAI ii 360.9 . p. 3 ro-imdichset, Aisl. Tond. 96.16 . ro-imthigset, Sc.M² R § 6 . ro-imthigsetar, IT i 73.11 . ro imthighedar , ML² 1929.

I intrans.

(a) goes around, goes about, travels, sets forth, comes, goes (in general sense) : hore is fri de imtiagam `since it is by day that we travel,' Wb. 6a30 . is samlaid insin imme[t]ét leusom int ais lósc `it is thus the blind walk with them,' Ml. 45c9 . ité immelotar immuaneclis fu thrí, Thes. ii 242.15 . atáa mí nád n-imthet rí acht cethrur, Críth G. 536. fer imthéit co n-eri `a man who travels with a load,' Ériu ii 204.15 . nech ... immetet ann frí less n-oli one ... who goes about for the advantage of another, Anecd. iii 23.9 . is amlaid imthēged Medb ┐ leth int slōig impe, TBC-I¹ 862. is ē tricius ┐ āttius imoroget, dāig is chucaind imthigit, 2554 . ri secht nimi ... imrulaid etronn ... fri ré tri bliadan trichat, SR 7735. tucht imruláith in Líath Macha ... fón charput dar fot chóicid Concobair, LU 8575 (FB). in t-sligi mór sa imthéit sechond gia leth imthéit which goes by us, TBC-LL¹ 1143. ocus grian gel cid imthet ?, SR 7916. ni caraim in uisci n-duabais | imteit (leg. imeteit) seoch toebh m'arais, AU i 352.2 . na-ṅgeib-sium eill nári cu n-imthig athach leo, MU² 672. imteged leo fo muirib he used to travel about with them under the sea, Laws i 72.11 Comm. imthesidsi isin matain i mbarach dia saigid, LU 5963. imrulatdar, garbaib gelt | iar tirib amraib Egept they set forth through the wonderful lands of Egypt, SR 3441. imrulaidhset meic Miledh do gabail in Inbear Slaine, Leb. Gab.(i) 250.12 . tabair ascaid m-bicc dam rēsiú imthiger, MacCongl. 55.20 . im-rulaid remi Cú Chulainn i tremdírgi na sliged, MU² 53. do imgedh roime as a haitle `then he proceeded on his way,' Celt. Rev. iv 18.10 . imthigfe-su for nathrachaib thou wilt walk on, PH 4845. imluid Rúadh dar luing amach `R. went out over the ship's side,' RC xv 294.5 . is e ro-imdig cosaib tirmaib darsin muir, PH 1641. is minicc ro imged se ar muin an luicc, Stair Erc. 1979. ro imigset inn aidchi sin co matin `they marched that night until morning,' Cog. 78.10 . tar ceann go n-imgheann léna ghoin ar fud an fhásaigh, TSh. 2517.

(b) goes away, departs: `ab eo,' didiu, `úad' immthíag, Hib. Min. 36.z . ro-imdichset co ndimdo et tuirrsi, Aisl. Tond. 96.16 . dá n-anuind do-chuadus d'ég ┐ dá n-imthiger táinic mo sáegal, Comp. CC 96.25 . ma do imid nírab soraid dō in raga rug, CCellaig 114. imidh uaim go foill, BNnÉ 210 n. 1 . imdhedh go tigh na bpian let him depart, Mac Aingil 465.14 . imgem sul éirgius lucht in baile, SG 243.16 . imthigid ass ... uair moni digsid ass innocht no-bor-mairfither imbárach, IT i 75.2 . do ceilebair doib ┐ roimígh uatha, RC x 183.11 . roimtigsed a n-élod a n-urtosach na haidchi, TTebe 4613 . imthighidh, a dhream mhalluighthe, san teinidh shíordhaidhe ite maledicti, TSh. 6558. na grása luaimneacha do thigeas agus imthigheas `the transitory graces which come and go,' Donlevy 208.20 . Fig. passes away, is lost: mairidh an litir ┐ imghídhidh an chuimhne, ML 182.16 .

(c) Fig. proceeds, walks (of manner of life) : dia n-imthiasam iar timnaib ind rechto, Ml. 46c20 . ni imthesid cen imdéicsin `ye shall not walk without circumspection,' Wb. 22c4 . in tíí ... nach fégann ... sét na sualach. ┐ nách immthigend dia reirr-sin, PH 4668. co n-imthiget i toil Dé, 7119 . in popul ... nach imthiged iarsin etargnu spirutalla, 4595 .

(d) imm-tét ... for (ar) befalls, happens: cech eigen catha ... imdeogus ortsa, Acall. 5461 v.l. día cabuir ó cach decair do imeochad orra, Maund. § 198. cred do imdigh ar a mhnai no ar a cloind, BCC 266.28 . in dímiadh sin ro imdig for a rig, MR 30.2 . do tuic an righan ... gur imidh fordol eigin druidhechta fuirri, Stair Erc. 65. is cosmhuil ribh-se ... | gur imthigh ní éigin ort, Dánta Gr. 11.11 . an gcuala Alba ... | ar imthigh air fan abhluinn, Aithd. D. 53. 9 . Used absol. : do imdigh gach ní da ndubairt C.C., BCC 268.38 . in domnach imrulaid in esergi choimdeta, LB 203b27 .

(e) imm-tét ... fri has to do with, deals with: chum nach n-imtheochadh re mion-chonntas móimintidhe do-ghní sí úsáid don mbliadhain do orduigh Julius Caesar `that she might not have to deal with (lit. in order not to go with) the minute reckoning of moments ...,' Corp. Astron. 8.27 . gibé ris (i.e. the world) gach aimsir imgheas, Hackett xlii 123.

(f) Metaph. usages

(i) changes, varies: imtiagad breatha ilbruige, glossed : at saine bretha forsna bruigi, Laws v 466.15 , 470.3 Comm. ar imtiagait breth (? leg. bretha) aimsera .i. is eimh teit an brethemhnus fo aimsir cana no cairde, O'Curry 1615 (< 23 Q 6, p. 6a-b ).

(ii) is lost, is done for: muna fóire Semus gu luath d'imgimair `we are lost,' JRSAI ii 360.9 . mas e Dia adeir ... cait a n-abair é ? murab é acht duine, do imigh tu you have lost your case, you are done for, Luc. Fid. 323.3 .

(iii) dies: d'imthigh Maghnus Prióir Atha Luain gan lorg `died without issue,' Hy Maine 166.24 . Also with acc. bás (see sect. II infra.) : cia sa hoiged ┐ bás as deach a n-immtheid rig, Alex. 56. Cf. sul n-imghead d'éag, Hackett xliv 34.

II With acc.

(a) circumambulates, travels on, traverses: flesc for dib ṅgablaib lasin conair immetiagat `along the way they go,' Ml. 45c9 . nicon immruldatar cosa doine riam lar srotha iordanein, Thes. i 488.27 (Tur.). bid latt cech ní imrega everything which thou shalt traverse shall be thine, Trip.² 1277. nach ní immathegtís co cend .uii. mbliadan ní ássad arbur ... trít, RC xiii 448 § 36. atcondarccaissiu ... indus imatíagsa in lind, TBC-I¹ 659. atát gillai dún is' taig imrul[l]atar in cocrích, Sc.M² § 6. cid menic imthigi in síd, LU 3541. ro-imthig an loch cen eathar, BColm. 102.14 . mar ḟandaill imtheít muir, TBC-LL¹ 1301. ba he med na seicce co n-im[th]ighdis daíne ┐ índile locha Erenn uile, RC xviii 181.18 . gach duine do imeóchad an cuan sin, ZCP xi 116.3 . ro imgedur ilimud do marannaibh garbha, Stair Erc. 1524.

(b) goes about in the sense of encloses: do forgeis dó aní imaragha a charbat do neoch bu mellach lais do Laighnibh, Anecd. i 44.24 . in mét ferainn imteitt srut[h] Tibir, CCath. 3471. issin ross imtheit Boind, CRR 38.14 . includes: ar ecnairc ind uli sceptra immidechaid da (=do) shoscela, Ir. Lit. p. 43 n. 20 . See also under imm-ticc.

(c) goes round protectingly, guards: baei cú occa no-imthiged Laigniu uili, Sc.M² § 1 R . roboí tan ... ba messe immátheged, LU 9309. nech ... imdoraegae caill ┐ mag remib ... ind agaid for namhot, Ériu viii 172.10 . a thuir imthéit Gaedel gnáth `o tower that ever guarded the Gael,' Metr. Dinds. iii 100.2 . cotomimthegat lūirecha uile leasa uadh, ZCP vi 258.5 .

imthacmang, imthacmac

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n (imm + tacmang) act of surrounding; circumference, border: fúan cain corcra cona imthacmung derg-óir, IT i 80.22 . cliabinar arna imthacmaṅg massi (sic) de chimsaib ... óir, TBC-LL¹ 2733. Eó Mugna ba mór in crann | tricha ed a himtacmang, Metr. Dinds. iii 144.10 . co mbenadh bile in scéith fria araile dibh ina n-imtachmung in their circumference, CCath. 1726. ro benastar Cáilte a foirtcedh ┐ a hincasnaidi (v.l. a himtacfaind) don tsleig, Acall. 1658. toimsit na teachta fundaimint in tige a fod, a lethet, a himthacmhac, Fl. Earls 118.27 .

i n-imthacmung prep. phrase encircling, around: stiall ... a n-imthacmang na corad `encompassing ... the weir,' RC xxvi 136 § 10. roairccsiut ... an crioch ina n-iomthacmhang dá gach aird, ZCP xiv 267.17 . roiadhsat ina iomthacmhang ima ccuairt, BS § 15 . atcite na foiscti ... i n-imtacmung na Roma, CCath. 899. dorónta clais dermair leis í n-imthachmung (i timcell v.l.) na cathrach, 1740 . cuarsciath ... cona himelbord ... iarnaidhe ina himtacmac, 5315 . conar lamhsat tadhall ... cathrach Breoghain ina an athardha ina hiomthacmhang, Leb. Gab.(i) 234.6 . co mbalclan di doit miledh a n-imthachmang a shamhtaigi `the circumference of whose handle would stretch to the full the two hands of a warrior' (of a sword), Stair Erc. 1247. co ndernsat ciorcaill bodba diobh i n-iomthacmang an dúnaidh, AFM vi 2120.22 .

lárac

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Forms: láarg, loarc, lorac, larac, ládairg, loarc, laarg

n ā, f. also láarg, loarc lorac, larac, ládairg. For discussion of forms see O'Rahilly, Ériu xiii 123 - 24 , who regards loarc, laarg as the earlier forms. IGT Decl. § 57 . Upper part of leg, thigh, hip (`fork, thigh', O'Rahilly).

(a) Of animals haunch: lón lairci lecht miled (meaning uncertain), Dinds. 42 ; hence lon lairge .i. lon no leis ┐ lá-arg, O'Cl. rochuir a láraic de co Port Large (of Findbennach), TBC-LL¹ 6194 . tuc leis co Ath Mór 'mo anait (moraid v.l., leg. márait?) / a lón ┐ a láraic, Metr. Dinds. iii 372.80 . cnam larach is leas corach, BB 257b14 . ar mbuain na carr do largaib na nech, O'Curry 737 ( H 3.18, 353a ). Regarded as noble and choice portion at a feast: larac do rig ┐ espoc ┐ sui, Laws i 48.12 . dorecmaic a tēchta do chāch ass .i. laarg (larac v.l.) do righ ┐ d'ḟilidh., IT iii 188.7 . láarg .i. . . . leo ball ┐ arg loech. leo ball no áige no cuibrend do dhaglaech indsin, Corm. 26 ( Corm. Y 804 ). dobér do ḟilid ollomun / ┐ do airig ard / loarg maith mín, LL 3732 = larac, YBL 419b9 . briuga ┐ aire desa . . . / dobér doib . . . / loarg, LL 3737 = larac, YBL 419b10 . ollam filed loarg doib, LL 29a15 . láraig (laarc v.l.) ┐ lón-chrochit (the portion of kings, poets, sages, and yeomen), Metr. Dinds. i 24.156 . bíid loracc cona timthucc ┐ chilórnd cormma ara chiunn ar cach Cáisc, Trip.² 1385 . ag fudáilfide la ríg Laigin . . . indala loracc don rig, alaili do ríg Óa nErcán, 2211 . atracht espoc dib . . . ┐ as ed dorala ana laim cnaim na lairge [th]air, Lism. L. 2080 . in cethramad rand . . . loirgi (leg. lairgi) . . . gamna scamche, Hib. Min. 66.27 .

(b) Of persons: co ndúatar na biasta é . . . coro ḟaide in muir a da láraic cosin port út, LL 22396 (Dinds. of Port Láirge) = a laraic, BB 372b37 , láairg, Dinds. 42 . día laragaib (of warriors), TTr.² 542 . re tesgadh cenn ┐ cnámh ┐ colann láarg (larag v.l.) ┐ méidhi ┐ mhuinél, TBC-LL¹ p. 377 n.11 (H.2.17). laorg (g p.), Fianaig., 94.24 . fri lairge luthain .i. . . . fri toin na gabla, O'Dav. 1204 . mana leóin do ládharguibh / dá ragha a ndeóigh díbhearguigh, IGT Decl. ex. 568. isna lochaib blen ┐ isna lairgibh, Rosa Angl. 184.12 . do bhuail sé íad leis ┐ ladhairg he smote them hip and thigh, Judges xv 8 . thúg an daigéar óna ladairg dheis, iii 21 . Note also: sithbe iairn a dí loairc / lathar n-amra, LL 4984. Humorously in mock genealogy: a c[h]lérig . . . meic láirce, meic lūabann, MacCongl. 33.22 . Of the whole leg: co riacht anair . . . l.¤ ós bund `thighbone from the sole upwards', Metr. Dinds. iii 192.39 . tindlis a láim, a láraic, / a chois is a chóel-brágait (`ankle'), iv 124.1 . isna lairgibh in tibiis, 23 K 42, 292.4 . ro bris sé muiníl na miledh ┐ lairgi na laechraidhi `legs', Stair Erc. 829. lámha ┐ leithchind ┐ laarga na loechraidhe, Hugh Roe² 228.30 .

In phrases: mell a (dá) lárach buttocks: gerrchocholl co mell a ndá l.¤ , LU 6960 ( BDD 60 . a dá lárcc, Y). tuargabsat a lénta co mellaib a l.¤ , LU 8257 ( FB 20 ). gabaid a lēnid i n-ard-gabāil ōs mellach (leg. mellaib) a láruc, MacCongl. 9.25 . Cf. tucc buille . . . i mullach (mellach?) lairge T., ZCP x 10.11 . log na ladhairge the hollow of the thigh, Gen. xxxii 32.

In gramm. term: lorga fuach .i. lairce lorchaine, Auraic. 1692. See lurga.

(c) bed-post: dí loairgg direna(i)tar séot `posts' (Glossary), Críth G. 236.

In nn. loc. See Hog. Onom. s.v. 1 áth. Cf. Vadum Duarum Furcarum id est da loarcc, Thes. ii 266.14 ( Ardm. 12b ).

? lessad

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ind aicneadh in miledh rodmarbh / is agarb / eter do muintir do lam / do lessadh, IT iii 69 § 14.

lúithe

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n pl., perh. of an original noun of agency luïd (lever?) (see luïd, lu(i)th, 1 luud), usually as name of some engine of war, perh. battering-ram: ordaighit taibleda ┐ ferte go slagrandaib ┐ luithib aco `grappling irons', Aen. 2058. caisil . . . uime . . . co taibleadaib ┐ slaccbrannaib ┐ luitib fortaib, BB 442b23 . Appar. a hand-weapon in: ro ghabhadur na lūithi faide . . . ina lāmhaibh, Cath MT 870. ? Cf. gur dibraigestar a dóid . . . gá lúithib don laech-miledh , MR 300.20 . luithi, luiti, CCath. 1818 v.l. cited s. 2 lúithech. feoin ┐ luthi . . . do innell fó na longaibh (of transporting ships by land) `barrows(?)', 1402 .

maínech

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Forms: Moenach, Maonach, Moinaigh, Moenaigh, Maenaig

adj o,ā. (maín).

(a) possessing treasure, wealthy: Dunchad moenech, ZCP ix 462 § 10. gall m.¤ a wealthy foreigner, Cog. 208.1 . maic Miledh mainich, Leb. Gab.(i) i 282. delai fir muaid moínig, RC xxvi 16 § 18. a n-úi ní bat maínigh, Anecd. ii 40.18 . do bhí sé . . . mórdhalach maoineach, Hackett xxxix 163. Of places: Erc Domnaig Móir maínich `treasurous', Fél. Oct. 27. ar Maig m.¤ Murthemne, LU 9314. Tuaisceart Maighi muineach clár, Leb. Cert. 90.8 . is oirdnidhe an cathair . . . is muinech, Misc. Hag. Hib. 32.4 . ? fā m[b]a moladh, cenip muinech [mainech v.l.] o dorónadh? or shall it be a panegyric, though it bring no gain (payment) when 'tis done (?), ACL iii 294.2 .

(b) valuable, precious: cach set is mainech, Laws v 382.30 Comm. colomu mainech, BColm. 6.3 . an mionn maoineach, Leb. Gab.(i) i 184.26 . imon maind morblasta mormaínig, BB 242a20 . As npr. o, m. (same word?): Moinach, AU 782. Moenach, 742 . Maonach, Keat. iii 2181. g s. Moinaigh, AU 752 , 782 . Moenaigh, 730 . Maenaig, 991 .

malland

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n ā, f., the temporal artery? ( O'R. Poems , Stokes CCath. gloss. ): m.¤ .i. féit[h] bis tar mullach anuass, Corm. Y 856. m.¤ .i. na malach no fainne oldas in mala fein, 920 . fuaim cloichi re cathbarr ┐ mell dar mallainn miledh , CCath. 6079.

martad

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Forms: mortad

n [u, m.] (1 mart) the act of killing, massacring: for m.¤ na mbuden, for marbad na míledh , TTr.² 1546. m.¤ do thabhairt for ṡil nÁdhaim, 1899 . Also mortad: lucht mortha ┐ fogla murderers , Cog. 136.26 . lucht moirta, Carswell 134. The finite vb. is represented in follg. exx. from Sc. Gael.: gur mhurt a pheidsi fein é, Rel. Celt. ii 154.37 . do murtadh . . . é, 162.16 .

muillid

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Forms: muille, mailltis, mailtis, rosmail, muilliud, muilti

v i, instigates, incites: indlis do neoch no muille who sets [the dog ] on, Laws v 490.5 . impf. mailltis coin fo Patraic, Trip. 148.1 = mailtis, Eg. ? pret. in máthair rosmail (: anair), Acall. 4877.

vn. muilliud con, Laws iii 518.20 . leth-fiach ina muilliud, 520.14 . ? g s. leth muilti , 526.8 . ic muilliudh na miledh , CCath. 5965 ; quoted by O'Cl. with gl.: muilleadh .i. greasachd.

reimet

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n m. (cf. 1 and 2 reime) thickness, girth : tricha edh remhet in crainn sin, Fél. 258.18 = timthacmang, ib. 21 . ro ḟas . . . in crand i rremet . . . ┐ i llethet, LB 221b63 . co remet medoin-meoir miledh in cach seim, CCath. 5308 .

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