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anfolad

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Forms: anfolta

adj (folud). Predominantly in pl. (anfolaid, anfolta). Later (in sense II) with sg. anfola as dental stem (cf. 2 fola).

I Legal. Lit. bad `folud' (see Thurn. ZCP xiv 374 ). Always of improper conduct or behaviour by one party to a contract, settlement, etc. In Laws and Plummer MS notes translated disqualification , by Thurneysen schlechtes Gehaben, etc.: da ndernu in flaith indligedh marbtha res in cele is dilus do . . . imsgar res tre anfoltuib flatha i.e. if the lord commits a murder which injures the client the latter may withdraw from his relationship with him, Laws ii 274.9 Comm. tria anbfoltaibh flatha (of a lord who brings a larger retinue to the house of a tenant than he is entitled to), 232.8 Comm. imscarad imtoga . . . cen anfolta nechtar da lina i.e. a separation by mutual choice of `flaith' and `céile' without either being guilty of wrong conduct, ZCP xiv 384 § 49 ( Laws ii 312 ). imscarad do-tluigi(g)t[h]er flaith fri aigillni na bit anfolaid in ceili gaibter ann i.e. a separation which the `flaith' wishes but not because of any misconduct on the part of the `céile', 385 § 50 (ib. 316 ). imscarad fri hanmolta (leg. anfolta, Ed.) aicgillne mad anfoltach in cele frisin flaith, 387 § 53 (ib. 324 ). imscarad fri anfolta flatha, 387 § 52 (ib. 322 ). bit dono anfolaid beca and cheana na tuillet anisin, 388 § 53 . imscarad contethgatar anfolaid cechtar da lina an am inda-frecrat anfolaid fo cutruma separation due to bad conduct on both sides, 388 § 54 (ib. 326 ). cach innurbut anfoluid every (woman ?) whom bad conduct causes to be repudiated, Laws iii 60.17 . atait secht n-anfolaid fofuaslaicet udhburta in domain i.e. there are seven actions (repugnant to a church) by which one may nullify one's gifts (of land to a church), v 128.13 . tir aduberar do eaclais ar anmain, nad oide folta ata coire fri hubairt (text) .i. . . . ni dona anfoltaib fofuaslaicet udbarta in domain uil ann aice, 430.11 Comm. na nai ngrada deidinach so . . . ni caemtheta dire . . . na hanfolta, iv 352.9 . anfoladh ┐ docerd ┐ anendge (oppd. to airilliudh ┐ indrucus ┐ endce), 344.15 . Note also: ca coma iarrái ar mac micc in rigfeinded? . . . Gan mo léicen . . . nóco tí m'anfalta fein rium till I give reason through my own deficiencies (of a betrothal), Acall. 5700 . Cf. II (c).

II General.

(a) injury, wrong, injustice (where a poss. precedes this has objective force): ba anfola ┐ ba immarcraid ┐ ba écóir a cartad a purt , LL 220a18 ( TTr. 216 ). is forrán fích rabar foglúais ┐ iss anfola immarcraid, 238b18 (ib. 1612 ). i n-a fích immarcraid ┐ i n-a anfolaid anfóill, 222a43 (ib. 377 ). imda ar n-anfala na tig / ic clannaib Labrada Longsich many the injuries done to us(?), 6982 . do cuimnigh a egóir ┐ a anfolaid `his wrongs and injuries', Celt. Rev. iv 14.18 . ? marb an rí . . . / d'fuillídhain is d'anḟalaigh, Acall. 1203 v.l.

Very common with verbs of avenging, pardoning, etc.: acc aithe a ndímiadha a n-anffaladh ┐ a n-aincridhe, AFM v 1614.23 . d'aithe a anffoladh ar a eassccairdibh, vi 2146.15 . fear aithe a anfhalta, MR 262.12 . cen a ancraide ┐ can a anfolaid do dígail, LL 227b10 ( TTr. 761 ). do ḟogail a n-anfolaid for Troiannu, LL 231b49 (`illgotten wealth', TTr. 1081 ). aicsiu cach ríg . . . d'iarraid a n-a.¤ for Troianaib, 232b41 ( 1156 ). díghēlum a[r] n-anfolta fuirri, Fianaig. 54.28 . mana ica-sa t'anfholta no t'anfiacha, MR 264.3 . nír maithset meic E. a n-anbfala do'n céd ruathar, 244.3 .

Hence (b) resentment, grievance, grudge, feud, enmity: ros cuimnigset a n-anfalaid bunaid do chlannaib N., LB 119b32 = BB 18b3 . cor-morad tra cocad ┐ anḟolta iarum i cend cloinde N., LB 119b36 = BB 18b6 . rochumnig cách a anfolaid dia cheli, TFerbe 395 . mé do mharbhadh an mhoghadh / a Dhé an adhbhar anfholadh ? `is this a ground for enmity?', Studies 1924, 242 § 10 . Perh. also: adhnoidh a fhíoch dh'anfholtoibh / críoch fhaghloidh go n-adhantair `in fits of fury', O'Hara 189 . do tabairt córach do M. ina agarthaib ┐ ina anfhaltaib to give M. satisfaction in the matter of his . . . grievances(?), Caithr. Thoirdh. 135.26 .

(c) crime, offence, sin: ciaptar imda a n-anfolaid, Metr. Dinds. iii 390.66 . ar n-a dhiochar tre n-a analtoibh féin a h-Alban, ITS v 26.26 . D. do marbadh . . . tria a anfoltaibh ┐ tria chiontaibh féin, AFM ii 1138.2 . banaltra Dē . . . m'anḟalta lē lēiccfidher my sins will be forgiven for her sake(?), ZCP xii 380.5 . gur bháidh uile ar n-anfholta `till it overwhelmed our sins', A. Ó Dálaigh xv 2 .

Note also: in da oll-broinig . . . anfalaidh, MR 222.20 .

1 arthrach

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Forms: a., -aigh, -aighi, arrtharach

n o, m. a.¤ (g s. -aigh. n p. -aighi) m., IGT Decl. § 55 . Cf. aitherrach (atharrach), and see O'Rahilly SGS ii 21 . Also arrtharach.

(a) act of ferrying; conveyance: na sochaidi isi[n] purt a[c] cuindghid arrtharaigh fair `entreating him to be ferried over', Aen. 1315 . ni thabrad arrtharach doib tar sruth aciron, 1317 . ní dom a.¤ is olc leam, Measgra D. 50.25 `journey', Gadelica 13 .

(b) ferry-boat, boat, ship: ní fuaradar a.¤ ann acht énluingín, Stair Erc. 2267 . ná cuir lán an arrthruigh ind / dál anfaidh resan ainim, IGT Decl. ex. 903 . do breith in Erennaich . . . dar muir gen artrach, Auraic. 76 v.l. (gen airiugudh, text). do chuirsiod arthraigh uatha ar Loch nEachach, Keat. iii 2504 . go raibh sé trí céad a.¤ (aturrach v.l.) ann, Ériu i 79 § 6 . artrigi in locha, Ann. Conn. 1225.17 . ro sccaoilsiot a n-arthraighe ó aroile, AFM iii 90.4 . tangattar . . . chúca i narthraighibh, ii 1060.11 . a.¤ Dhá Thí Ireland , Measgra D. 54.51 . Vessel (as container) : im árthach galair `a hulk of sadness', Ó Bruad. i 26 § 1 . mar budh mhiann liom an t-árthach / bheith lán gan aén chínnteacht, Hard. i 192.7 .

Bretnach

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Forms: Brethnach, Breatnach

adj o, ā (Bretain) also Brethnach. belonging to Britain, British : dorála coblach b.¤ do chur i purt , SG 408.7 . ra taeb ech ṁb. ṁblathmín, LL 7145. dosbēraind . . . ech B. duit `a Welsh steed', MacCongl. 45.16 . in t-ech brethnach, Laws v 438.8 Comm. gailliti .i. laire breathnacha, O'Dav. 1051 = Laws v 220.22 Comm. Leabhar Breathnach i.e. the Irish version of Nennius's Historia Britonum, Todd Nenn. 24 (title = Britannicus, 25 ) (see n. a). isin berla bretnuch `in the British language', 86.10 .

Subst. Breatnach, m., IGT Decl. § 11 , f., § 12 . Briton; Welshman : is ann doriacht bunad Patraic co bretnu. conid aire sin atberar b.¤ de, LB 13c18 . Britan Máel o tát Bretnaig in domain, LL 655 (Leb. Gab.). da Brettnach im Gædel `two Britons', RC xiii 454 § 48 ( LL 37300 ). do traetaid Breatnaig `the Welsh were subdued', Ann. Inisf. 1307.1 . Pl. as n. loc. i mBretanchaib in Britain, ZCP xiii 3 § 5.

cartad

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[u and] o, m. vn. of cartaid act of scouring, clearing out, cleansing; (of persons, animals) expelling: c.¤ a cartosacaros .i. scopae , O'Mulc. 212 . carta[d] .i. dorta[d], ut est carta[d] ecar aircellad .i. dortad ar égin, O'Dav. 419 . can tide (leg. tige) do cartadh ann (i.e. on Sunday), O'D. 1947 ( Add. 4783, 7b ). c.¤ raite, c.¤ aenaig, Laws i 122.14 .i. . . . a ndrisi ┐ a ndraigne do beim dib, 128.7 Comm. is slan a c.¤ a pudrull eistib amach, v 208 n. 9 Comm. gl. a tarrung a los a putrull. for sluasaitt in chartaidh, BNnÉ 325 § 42 . Of persons: ica c.¤ ind ifirn, YBL 121a16 . a c.¤ a purt na Troe, LL 31035 (TTr.). ? itaghar mor duin a c.¤ in morsluaig umaind dogach leth surging(?), BB 414a18 . Of driving out cattle: slan do a c.¤ an conair tangadar, O'Curry 2325 ( Eg. 88, 25b ). imain fo muir .i. . . . in tan is for traig tancatar, is a c.¤ for traig, Laws v 138.17 Comm. atbert a ch.¤ for cúl (of a horse), Metr. Dinds. iv 66.109 .

comól

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n (1 ól) act of drinking (together), carousing; carousal, feast, revel: do ch.¤ fris, Trip.² 540 . i purt Ch. in chomóil `of the carouse', Metr. Dinds. iii 170.42 . cen churnu ┐ cen chomol, Rawl. 87b30 ( ZCP viii 268 ). imluad corn is comola, BB 279b41 . F. tualaing c.¤ grind, LL 38044 ( SG 366.17 ). ní tráth comóil no time for carousing, 12926 ( RC xiv 424 ). coruicce coimsid comoil, Laws v 390.x Comm. ; 'as far as the coimsid comóil ('lord of the feast')' CMCS lix 25 . a guidhe i gceann gach chomhóil, A. Ó Dálaigh 1 6 . dícuirter lucht an dímuis and sin óir is comhól ar leith bīs acu they are a different matter altogether(?), O'Gr. Cat. 211.17 . acc comhol finfhledh drinking the wine-feasts, AFM v 1556.x . Attrib. g s. for a n-aitibh comoil, Marco P. 84 . deich cēt . . . corn comóil, ZCP xiii 12.7 .

dingbáil

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Forms: dingbál, dingbāla, dingbála, dingbala, dingbhail, digbhail

vn. of do-ingaib. Orig. dingbál, ā, f. IGT Decl. § 148 , Verbs § 68 .

I Act of taking away, removing: dingbail cach cro otrais removal of every wounded person entitled to nursing, Ériu xii 8 § 6 (see note p. 57). as-boinn a dingbail `demands that he be removed', 16 § 18 . athgabail huither do dingbail iar ndifoilgid, Laws i 226.z . im dingbail mic baitsige, 184.16 .

Warding off, repelling, keeping aloof , with obj. gen.: im dingbail tascuir lir, Laws i 122.15 (with gl.: .i. . . . are in puirt nā thora tascur don lir, p. 128). im d.¤ aurcuilte a reir lega keeping away (from a sick man) things forbidden by the physician, ib. l. 18 . im d.¤ mic di mir keeping a child away from a madwoman, l. 21 . re catha im d.¤ cīsa dia tuaith, v 300.24 . siche raet docuiredar hi tracht maru . . . dlegar . . . a d.¤ din purt , i 128.22 . im d.¤ faithe, i 124.1 (with gl.: im d.¤ na n-indili as an faithce, 132.13 ). co n-athchur ┐ innurba ┐ dingbail, ZCP xiv 378 § 41 ( Laws ii 300 ). dingbail for curu bél ` evading ', Laws iii 390.16 .

In gener. of keeping off (an enemy, attack, calamity, etc.): is d.¤ truim don slog averting trouble from the host, TBC-I¹ 1490 . raptar biattaig fir hErend uile d'Fhirdiad ar dingbhail Conculaind dib, TBC-LL¹ 3646 . co tardad fortacht dóib im d.¤ díb na gressi rolad forro, RC viii 50.14 . ic d.¤ mebla dím-sa, LL 223b45 ( TTr. 486 ). cuich . . . bad ferr letsu do d.¤ dit?, Cog. 172.18 . ríg mar D. do d.¤ to resist a king like D., MR 202.19 . tar do d.¤ dochraite dinn, SG 320.33 . With ellipse of gen.: ni furail linn . . . do dingmhail d'fhianaibh Eirenn to ward off (attacks) from the Fianna, CF 325 .

Used of an enemy, passes into sense of holding one's own against, and hence by degrees to that of being a match for, an equal to: dáig na tic de laég a chomáisi do d.¤ he is not able to withstand a calf of his own age, TBC-LL¹ 6161 . ní rabi 'sin domun . . . óenfher da tísad d.¤ Achil, LL 244a28 ( TTr. 2038 ). a dingbail i comland chruaid | ni raibe i mBanba bratruaid there was not his match, YBL 318a26 . roboi d.¤ deigfhir indum in la sin I was a match for a brave man, Acall. 4780 . is iad so mogha (= modha) Fergusa . . . .i. diongbail shecht céd cathmhiledh a gcró catha ann, Ériu viii 136.16 . Note further: ni maith na airm-se . . . ni thic mo diṅgbail-se di shodain they are not capable of holding out against me, i.e. they are not equal to my requirements, TBC-LL¹ 1094 . nit maithe na carpait-so . . . ni thaet mo diṅgbail-se dib-so, 1123 (= ni fuil mo diongmhala-so diob-so, St.). So in gen.: ba hé fer a dingbāla leu `they deemed him (Ferbaeth) a man fit to repel him (Cúchulaind)', TBC-I¹ 1534 . fer do dingbala su, LL 238a42 ( TTr. 1285 ).

II Hence g s. dingbála comes to be used adjectivally in sense a match for, equivalent to, worthy of , at first following subst. and with obj. gen., later also as pred. and with prep. DO.

(a) ara carpait a diṅgbala ina fiadnaisi a charioteer worthy of him, TBC-I¹ 2572 . dí nóe sess-churach cutrumme dingbála tri ndrong ndechenbair fit for (i.e. able to hold) three parties of ten, BDD § 87 . cid . . . nobeth ri hErinn cin mnai a dingbala aci, TE § 2 Eg. ben dingbala ríg, IT i 74 . loimm dingmala ríg, BColm. 60.21 . fer dingmála gach duine, Hy Fiach. 250 . acht co rabat glinni mo dingbala riu provided I have securities worthy of me, MU 4.28 . robui ingen cruthach a dingmala aigi, RC x 187 . rothecht commaim a dhingbala, Fl. Earls 192.18 .

(b) With prep. DO: issí in glan genmnaid dingbála do ríg, LU 3908 . ni fer dingbala dhó misi I am not a man fitted to encounter him, TBC-LL¹ 3883 St. conar persu dingbala don epscopoti hé a person fit for the bishopric, RC ii 392 . ropad sciath dingbāla dó a shield worthy of him, LL 146b6 = PRIA xix 540 .

(c) Hence as pure adj. used as pred. with prep. DO (rarely gen.) worthy of, meet for, due to, becoming to: dingbala gl. dignus, Ir. Gl. 668 . gl. idoneus, Corm. Y 754 . teghlach fial . . . as lān-dingbāla Conchobuir, ZCP v 502 . ca fiss dóib-si . . . in barbardacht fil inna churp nach fil trumma as dingbála di inna churp there may not be a heaviness corresponding to it in his body, Mer. Uil. 63 . is d.¤ dóib dochar `torment is their rightful due', SG 63.17 . atlochur-sa do Dia . . . do beith d.¤ do gabáil mo flaithesa that thou mayest be fitted to assume, 394.34 . Folld. by dochum: nirbha dingbhala dochum airdrigh Eirenn ben arna hindarba trina mígním féin, Ériu iii 152 § 5 . nír d.¤ sinn dochum a chaithme we were not worthy to eat of it, SG 43.39 . isi bud dingmala docum a cruthaigteora fein do geinemain (of Virgin Mary), 3 B 22, 70a5 . Folld. by LA, with ellipse of DO: naptar dingmala leo in sheoit fouarotar they did not deem worthy (of them) the treasures, Anecd. ii 56 . do ba dhingbhála leis bheith ag foghlaim he did not think it beneath him to be learning, SG 16.15 .

In impers. construction, is d.¤ (do . . .) it is worthy (of), right (for), incumbent (on): co na gabat a chomorbus-som indus as dingbala doib, PH 4247 . as dingmala do deghmnai . . . a snim do tabairt fris, CCath. 4057 . as fír nach diongmála do dhuine . . . codladh . . . i lleabaidh Maodhóg no one is worthy to sleep, BNnÉ 276 . ós é lyaigh minister na naturae is d.¤ dō toil na naturae do leanmuin, O'Gr. Cat. 235.33 . Absol. it is fitting, meet: narbo d.¤ a chor fo thalmain a haithle in gnīma dorigne, PH 664 (?). is d.¤ dogabmait-ne ar césad, 2887 . cech aen dogéna bréc, conid d.¤ bás d'fhagbail dó, 2736 .

(d) Hence absol. as attrib. suitable , worthy, fitting, in later lang. used to denote excellence in gen.: a caeim-celi gráduch dinguhala, TE § 20 Eg. is m'[fh]er d.¤ frim lá, TFerbe 482 . da puitric dec lais cona mbiad d.¤ leo with their proper complement of victuals, Metr. Dinds. iii 532.18(notes). síl . . . na ndeigfer ndingmala roc[h]insett o Aeneas, CCath. 6042 . di tuait diles d.¤ De, BB 240b5 . roinn díles diongmála, BNnÉ 258.12 . dober-sa comharthaidhe maithe diongmála dhuit, Ériu v 166.35 . So in Bible, Matthew xix 21 (= τέλειος), Acts x 24 , xviii 26 (adv. comp. = ἀκριβέστερον), Romans iv 16 . As adv.: leiseóchar co dingbala na dighbāla adequately , Fianaig. 72.17 . an tan ghlacthar co diongmhála í (of a sacrament), Ó Héodhusa 206.15 .

(e) Later used also as subst. with gen. (poss.) and followed by de + subst. of definition to denote that which is worthy of, fitting for, an equivalent , a use arising out of (a) by inversion: fuair a dhiongmhala do dheghthuarasdal o'n mbainrioghain a remuneration worthy of him (= fuair deghth. a dhingbhála), AFM v 1814.10 . ní bhaoí aon triocha chéd . . . na baói a dhiongmhála do thighearna isan Tadhcc sin that would not have had a fitting lord in T., vi 2308.12 . Cf. Stowe variant of TBC-LL¹ 1123 quoted above under I.

III As gramm. term privative case: dingbhail, BB 328a21 , Lec. 323a22 = digbhail, Auraic. 1525 (reading of H 4.22 ). If reading of BB be right, word is prob. a particular application of (I) = taking away, removing .

IV In mod. lang. occas. worth, excellence, merit , a sense prob. due to corresponding use of dingbála, see II (d) above: gurab o Dhia thig . . . uile naomhthacht ┐ uile dhiongmhail oibre, Luc. Fid. 227 . creud da ttig brigh ┐ diongmhail do bheith san obair daonna, 226 .

do-cumlai

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Forms: tochomla, docomhlai, tochomlai, tocumli, documlat, tochomlaid, documlaidis, tocomlúat, docomladh, tocomlais, tarchomla, documlásat, dochumlaisetar, tochomlud

v (* to-com-lu-, Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 571 ) sets out, proceeds: Ipv. 2 s. atrae tochomla, a mo Nere, ZCP xi 91 . Indic. pres. 3 s. docomhlai Finn iarsin, co ranic ic Druim B., CF p. 75 . docomlai a Temair, ZCP xii 436 . dochomlai ass, RC x 214 . documlai ass, LL 120a9 ( RC iii 176 ). dochumlai-som ass, LL 251b43 ( TBFr. 367 ). dochumli Mac C. i nDesmumain, Fianaig. 36 . tocumlai ass, TBC-I¹ 744 (LU) = toccomla, YBL. tocumlai i ndegaid int ṡluaig, LL 122a28 ( RC iii 183 ). in lecc for[s]a tocomlai, RC xvi 74 = fora duchumlai, BB 408a15 . tochomlai, TBC-I¹ 2690 . tocumli, ZCP viii 312 . 3 pl. documlat dochum Emna, RC xxvi 12 . documlát da críchaib iarum, LL 251b29 ( TBFr. 354 ). documlat ass, TBC-I¹ 481 . LL 120a24 ( RC iii 182 ). docomhlat as, Hugh Roe 244 . tocomlat ass, FB § 7 . tocomlat for muir, Leb. Gab.(i) 200 . tochumlat fothuaid co a sluagu, Ériu iii 140 . Laws iv 176.21 . toscumlat chuicci, ZCP viii 313 . tochomlait seacht léige they proceed seven leagues, Fl. Earls 102 . tochomlaid, 104 . Impf. is andsin documlaidis . . . re Temraid fothuaid, Lec. 597b42 . ? Subj. pres. (ipv.?) tocomlúat anfini let the strangers go forth (?), LU 3480 ( SCC 25 ). Impf. cia docomladh én bad lúaithiu, Ériu ii 132 . Pret. tocomlais an Brath sin . . . as na Gaethlaighibh, Leb. Gab.(i) 206 . ? tarchomla, BDC 106.32 ​. documlásat, TBC-I¹ 22 (LU). documlaiset, 81 . documlaiset a Purt Rig dar fairgi, RC xxvi 10 . documlaiset for fairgi, Corm. Y 1059 . dochomlaidhsead for fairge, BB 39a17 . o rotocomlaidhsead a hEspáin, Leb. Gab.(i) 262 . dochumlaisetar, Rawl. B 512, 76a . co torcomlath huadh, O'Curry 790 ( H 3.18 368b ). Of bees swarming: in am in tochumlat, Laws iv 176.21 . With FRI assaults, attacks (?): co torcomlu fris corup fodeirc a mbrut, O'D. 876 ( H 3.17 628 -9). cumal .viii. nuingi a tocomlad . . . eisce frisa tochomlaither, O'Curry 245 ( H 3.18 141 -2). As trans. vb.: tóchumluid far n-euchu drive on (?), Trip.² 2197 .

Vn. tochomlud.

do-ecmalla

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Last Revised: 2019

 

Forms: do-eclam-, doecmalla, tecmalla, teccmall, tecmallid, do-b-eglaimith-si, tarcomlat, -lad, nimatarcomlus-[s]ae, do-n-arrchomlais, a-targlammais, tecmall, do-recmallsat, tecmallsat, tecmaltar, doecmalldar, tarcomlad, tarchomlad, dontaircomla(i)d, doecmalta, tecmaltae, tecmall, tarclam, targlaim, targlammair, do-s-farclam, do-rr-eclam, dar-eclomsat, teclomsad, tarclamsat, rotheclaim, do-eclumar, do-eclamthar, tarclamad, roteclamad, doreclamta, targclamtha, teclamad, rotharclamsat, tarrcomlad, rodusteglaim, tharclaim

v (* to-in-com-ell-, Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 510 ). See GOI pp. 519 , 685 . In Mid. Ir. the stem gen. appears as do-eclam-, (-teclam-), by metathesis. See teclaimid, teclaid.

(a) Indic. pres. 3 s. doecmalla, Wb. 9d5 . tecmalla, LL 118a2 . Ipv. 2 s. teccmall, TBC-I¹ 697 . 2 pl. tecmallid, Wb. 14a1 . do-b-eglaimith-si, IT ii2 229 . Subj. impf. 3 s. co tarcomlat (= -lad), RC xii 72 . Pret. and perf. 1 s. nimatarcomlus-[s]ae, FB § 26 Eg. 2 s. do-n-arrchomlais, LU 9516 . a-targlammais, Anecd. ii 7 § 11 . 3 s. tecmall, Cymmr. xiv 106 § 6 . 3 pl. do-recmallsat, ZCP xi 152 § 49 . tecmallsat, LU 1694 . tuercomlassat, Ogma 235 , Wb. 7a7 (recte 7a5a ). a prima manu.

Pass. pres. s. tecmaltar, Críth G. 40 . pl. doecmalldar, RC iii 344 . Perf. s. tarcomlad, TBC-I¹ 1 . tarchomlad, LU 9772 . dontaircomla(i)d, IT ii2 277.1 . pl. doecmalta, TBC-I¹ 19 . Part. tecmaltae. Vn. tecmall.

(b) With metathesis. Pret. 3 s. tarclam, LL 216b44 . targlaim, TBC-LL¹ 3222 . targlammair (dep. form), SR 1637 . do-s-farclam, Todd Nenn. 126 (BB). do-rr-eclam, Rawl. 133a4 . 3 pl. dar-eclomsat, Anecd. i 56 . teclomsad, RC ix 474 n. 19 . tarclamsat, LL 44a9 . Later rotheclaim, -set. Pass. pres. do-eclumar, Cóic Con. 55 § 127 . do-eclamthar, 56 § 130 . -teclamar, The Kingship and Landscape of Tara 134 § 25 . Perf. s. tarclamad, LL 109a47 . roteclamad, 224a42 . pl. doreclamta, Bodl. Dinds. 46 . targclamtha, SR 2714 . Vn. 2 teclaim, teclamad.

Gathers, collects, brings together, amasses: teccmall na heōnnu dūnd (of birds killed with a sling), TBC-I¹ 697 . doecmallai súas ┐ tegmallai a chenn ┐ a chep inda ucht he gathers (himself) together and picks up . . ., RC xiv 452 . tecmallat anba dina hublaib, RC ix 474 . rotheclaimset-som mór dina cnóib, RC x 58 . rotecluma[d] in femnach, Laws i 170 Comm. tarclam Ainge grinne gathered a faggot, Metr. Dinds. ii 58 . targlammair in sruth | cech míl beo bái 'n-a crisluch, SR 1637 . tecmalla Aitherne a folud ┐ a inmass issin less, LL 118a2 . túercómlássát cómtínól they have gathered together a contribution, Wb. 7a7 . forfodlat na tarcomlat they distribute what they do not gather (spend what they have not earned), LL 344d45 = nád tinólat, Tec. Corm. 34 . roscáich a tarchomlath sund (the wealth) that has been gathered here has passed away, Ériu iii 108 . targlamsat Laigin a cís dó co Belach Nemed, RC xv 425 ( Dinds. 38 ) = rotharclamsat, LL 160a16 . téit Fidic . . . do theclomad na rigi dō féin to gather in (gain, secure) the sovereignty, Ériu ii 178 (theglomad, v.l.). ní rath tíri teclumus it is no luck of land he gathers (i.e. he does not amass territory), LL 386a42 . a targlammais ēm do fāilti anocht all the joy thou hast gathered . . ., Anecd. ii 7 . tecmaltar a insce dó hi teora bríathra his statement is assembled by him into three words, Críth G. 40 . Folld. by personal forms of co referring to subject: doecmalla in mertrech cuice pectha . . ., Wb. 9d5 . By forms of LA: teclumaid a lāmu lais isin setigi tucks in his hands in the blanket, MacCongl. 11 . dareclomsat leo asin tir-sin imadh [n]uball they gathered (and brought away) with them, Anecd. i 56 . Of persons (bands, assemblies, etc.): dobeglaimith-si gather yourselves together, IT ii2 229 (Eg.). co tarcomlat-sim trénfiru an tsídho, RC xii 72 . batar dana dā n-oss ┐ teclamad cechtar n-ái osséti each of them used to assemble herds of stags, LL 246b39 ( IT iii 245 ). Cruithnigh [cid] dosfarclam | i n-iath Alban n-amra? what has brought together . . ., Todd Nenn. 126 . doeccmalldar lēge hErinn, RC iii 344 . tarchomlad cach óes dána, RC vi 164 ( LU 9772 ) = tarrcomlad, Laws i 14 . senchaidi síl Adaim áin | targclamtha lais i n-óendáil, SR 2714 . doecmalta .iiii. c[h]oiced hErend, TBC-I¹ 19 . doreglamadh uile doctūiridhe . . . dia innsaigidh, Fl. Earls 144 . mór de rígaib tiar ┐ tair | rasteclaim co Temraig assembled (inf. pron. reflex.?), LL 299a45 = rodusteglaim, Lec. 601b30 . [is] me targlaim na sluagu sair, TBC-LL¹ 3222 = tharclaim, TBC-I¹ 2403 . in slúag mór donarrchomlais, LU 9516 . nos-taireclamat-side do neoch búi o Lochlainn síar do sluag docum nErenn, RC xii 74 . an fianlach doreclamatar isuidhe co haonmhaighin, Hugh Roe 300 . tarcomlád slóiged mór la Connachtu, TBC-I¹ 1 . do tarcclamadh a shlóig dia shaigidh, AFM vi 2250 . dorecclomtha a shlúag lais, Hugh Roe 82 . rateclamad leis a n-robái . . . di longaib, LL 224a42 . a n-robái di longaib . . . i n-airiur Saxan . . . tarchomlátha co mbátar i purt ríg, SG 313 . roteclumad céti airthir an betha, Ériu ii 98 . targlomaid tinol tromda, Leb. Gab.(i) 106 . rotheglaimset samhadh ┐ coimthinol Loreto, Fl. Earls 146 . do theaglaimsed cluichi, Metr. Dinds. iii 483 . ní teclaimtis feis Temrach do ríg cen rignai lais, TE § 2 . lais . . . tarclamadh senoid Nece the Council of Nicaea was convoked, Lec. 48a21 . Of a feast collects provisions, prepares: nima-torchomlad-sa (nima-tarcomlusae, Eg.) fleid dúib would I had not prepared (lit. not well did I prepare) a feast for you, FB § 26 . fled mór-chain tarclamad lim-sa duit-siu, RC xiv 412 .

Of compiling materials for a book, etc.: Estras dosfarglam iar tain | i n-ord n-oentad n-oen libuir Ezra collected them (i.e. the psalms) in order in one book, ZCP iii 21 .

Rarely intrans. (prob. orig. used with reflex. pron. in such cases): uanbach tonn tarclaim ra hor the surge hurled in a mass against the shore (?), SG 366 . targloimset chuige co haon maighin, Leb. Gab.(i) 192 . co tarclamsat munter a n-aite, Rawl. 73b38 . See also ? tarchomail.

do-sluindi

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Forms: disluindi, dosluindi, díltai, disluindet, dosluindet, derlind, ndíltad, dorusluind, durusluind, do-d-rolluind, dorusluindset, doríltiset, dosloinnter, dosluindfider, diultaidi, diúltad, diúlt-, dílt-

v (* di-sluind-, Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 632 ). Indic. pres. 3 s. disluindi, Ml. 44b12 , 50b1 . dosluindi, Wb. 6c13 . ní díltai , Sg. 201b10 . 3 pl. disluindet, Wb. 13b18 . dosluindet, 30a20 . Subj. pres. 3 s. arna derlind , Wb. 10c14 . Impf. 3 s. ara ndíltad , Wb. 17d11 . Perf. 3 s. dorusluind, Ml. 58a11 . durusluind, 93c8 . do-d-rolluind, Tur. 118 . 3 pl. dorusluindset, Ml. 90rb7 . doríltiset, Wb. 5c11 , 25b13 (back-formation from prot. forms). Pass. pres. s. dosloinnter, O'Dav. 826 . Fut. s. dosluindfider, Wb. 28c14 . Vbl. of necess. diultaidi, Trip.² 898 . Vn. diúltad. In later lang. as simple vb. with stem diúlt-, dílt-. See also diúltaigid.

(a) denies (i.e. refuses to believe): gl. negare, Ml. 93c8 ; scandalizare (offend, cause to stumble, i.e. cause to deny the faith), Wb. 6c14 , 10c14 , 17d11 , cf. Tur. 118 . arna derlind .i. arna rimfolṅgar díltod do, Wb. 10c14 . ar díltud ata .in. `in-' is for negation, Sg. 95a4 . diultaid an fhírinde, PH 724 . mani diúltat a nDúileamain, Ériu i 219 . doríltiset som et rochrochsat Crist, Wb. 5c11 . donaib hí dosluindet hesseirge, 30a20 . ní diltai in cetbuid nísiu does not deny this opinion, Sg. 201b10 . dorusluindset són remdéicsin dæ du buith dúb they had denied that there was any providence for them, Ml. 90b17 . Used absolutely: rodíultai Bresal ┐ romallach Pátraic, Trip.² 2065 . is and radiult Petar, Ériu iii 116 . diultais Petar co a luigi, PH 3184 . Folld. by obj. clause with neg. conjunction: dia rodiult Petur co bras | nad rabe 'n-a muinteras when P. denied that he had been, SR 7747 . ag a dhiúltadh nach aon rug Macha acht dias, Keat. ii 2426 . muna ndiúlta sibh . . . nach é Torna as bharanta unless you deny that T. is guarantee, Content. xvi 21 ; cf. 23 .

(b) denies, i.e. rejects, renounces: rodiultsat a nDia ṅdil, SR 2685 . an ben diultus a fer fein ar gradh fir ele, 3 B 22, 14b10 . an nemhann trér dhiult duine | sealbh a thoiced ttalmhaidhe, Ó Héodhusa 3 . rodiultsat ┐ rodilsigset tu-sa don turus-sa, MR 296 . an cloch do dhiúltadar na saoir, Psalms cxviii 22 . ailimse gurab í th'fhairchesa cét-fhairche dhiultfaidear a nEirinn, SG 69 . ar ndiultad an tsaoghail dó féin after he had renounced the world, Ériu i 94 .

(c) refuses (a request, gift, etc.) with AR or DO of pers.: is ed insin dorosloinn íc n-erum-sa, ised insin dorosluind cainchomrac ar mu chnamaib-se that denied healing to me . . . that denied peace to my bones, Ml. 58a11 . nocho rodiultus ar na bochtaib in ní conatchitis form, PH 6031 . inné in talam diultfas a fās ┐ a ith?, CCath. 1021 . do bhadus . . . re merrdrechus coidcind ┐ nir diultus me fein do neoch, Lib. Flav. ii 43rb34 . comairghe dhaoibh ní dhiultfainn, Content. viii 29 . in tan diultar in fual, 3 C 19, 204va1 . Declines: du-s-rad eochracha in baile go hUa Ne[i]ll. Diultaiss Ó N. na heochracha, Fl. Earls 44 . Rarely with accus. of pers. and prep. of thing refused: mairg do diult rena dathad | derbráthair a degathar alas that she refused to give it to her noble father's brother, Metr. Dinds. iii 58 . níor diúltadh riamh i nEamhain | éinneach um dhuais, Content. xxviii 53 . Folld. by vn. phrase refuses (to do something): ní obann nó ní diultann neach do ditan ar bās, Laws iv 236 . ní diultab-sa . . . mo bith cristaide I will not refuse to be a Christian, Anecd. iii 73 . ris an nglóir do dhiúlt se roimhe d' ḟaigsin which he had refused to see, TSh. 2048 . gach duine do diúltas éisteacht ris an eaglais, Donlevy 114 . do dhiult seision ithe, 2 Samuel xiii 9 . do dhiultadar imtheacht iona dhligheadh, Psalms lxxviii 10 .

(d) Intrans. with prep. DO denies, renounces, rejects: isee ar ndiltuth dunn fanissin, mani cometsam de ar tolaib this is our denial of ourselves, Cambr. 37c ( Thes. ii 245.7 ). ro diúlt a athair di ┐ nir leic cuci hí, LU 3185 . diultaim-si dóibhsin (i.e. heathen gods), ZCP vi 88 . rodiult [Sir G.] don ingin refused (in marriage), 83 . Maolruanadh . . . do dhiultadh do'n tsaoghal, Ériu i 104 . madh é in tighearna dhiultus don bhuanna fa gan a fhostad i n-athráithe (sic leg.) (Hugh O'Neill's procl.), Ulster Journ. of Arch. vi 60.4 . gur dhiúlt sé d'áineas an tsaoghail, TSh. 411 . ionnus go ndiúltfamaois . . . d'ar dtoil ┐ d'ar gclaontaibh, Donlevy 146 . mairg dhiúltas d'inghin Anna, A. Ó Dálaigh l 1 .

With FOR: diultud for ríg n-angel n-uag, | ba mór in gnim don morsluag, SR 4117 . troiscid ar na manc[h]aibh | diultfaid for ind ecclais who renounce the church (disobey?), ZCP x 44 = BNnÉ 309 .

With FRI: nā diultaidh frim-sa, RC xiv 40 . coru díultai fri Pátraic imma fleid he would not invite P. to his feast, Trip.² 2179 . do diultsat fre P. immon bhfleidh, Lism. L. 407 . rodiultsat fir hÉrenn fria filedu, RC xx 42 . Bres . . . do dhiult frisin tí ba glice bēl i ndErind .i. an t-ardollamh Cairpre, Leb. Gab.(i) 158 n. 5 . nír diult Dia fri ndeirc nduine, Hy Maine 119a . radiult Lamidóin riu a purt na Tróe turned them away from, LL 222a39 ( TTr. 375 ). mhic Eoghain nar dhiult re dáimh who never refused hospitality to poet-band, Ériu v 86 . no condiultat tall rem' dāim, Fen. 220 . Note also: nior dhuilt (leg. dhiult) Fionn roimh nech, Rel. Celt. i 139 . do ṡeirc Dé nár díltar róm, IGT Verbs ex. 891 .

Drobaís

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Forms: Drobés, Drobesa

pn ā, f. Name of a river. Drobés, Thes. ii 364 ( Ardm. 18b2 ). gen. Drobesa, RC xii 96 . The Drowes between Donegal and Leitrim: do Dróbéis, Trip.² 1693 . Latinized flumen Drobaisco, Thes. ii 268.34 . Drobaicum (sic leg.), ib. (Lib. Ardm.). oc D.¤ , Trip.² 2949 . for Duib ┐ D.¤ , IT ii2 174.32 . o purt ind Luimnigsin co D.¤ nduillendglais fris mbenand sál, Ériu iv 154.4 . cor aircset ó D.¤ duinn, SG 65.14 . is ó Luimnech co Drobaeis é, 336.2 . d'inntogh . . . co Drobhais cetna, AU iii 84 . ón cCaladh . . . co Drobháois ttonnmhaighrigh, AFM v 1590 . ó Luimneach go Drobhaois, Keat. i 116.59 . Cúigeadh Uladh ó Dhrobhaois go hInnbhear Cholptha, 118.80 . re hucht Drobhaisi, AU iii 540 . Cf. drobhaois `a mud wall (Sligo)', O'Don. Suppl. See Hog. Onom. (Drobés), Cog. clvii .

éc

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Forms: éagad

n m. (orig., plurale tantum, u, n. Hermathena xcix 52 , cf. Bethu Brigte 57 ) death: ed (he v.l.) roglúais in ingin sair | éc a hathar, Metr. Dinds. iv 216 . ba ferr leiss éc andá bethu IT i 126.12 . eccla ēcca, ACL iii 216 . ingnais éca, Metr. Dinds. iv 284 . airrdena ega, TTebe 4541 . urchóid an éaga, TSh. 748 . galar éaga mortal sickness 5209 . gut ec until thy death TBC-LL¹ 4074 . oc éc when dying PH 231 . Iollann...d'écc, AFM 506 . Oilill...do écc, 526 ; 1265 . iar n-éc a muntire (from an earthquake) PH 550 . iar n-éag dóibh, TSh. 453 . re hucht éagtha dhóibh (as if nom. éagad), TSh. 7795 . m'eg-sa dod gradh, Aen. 796 . ag éag leis an ngrádh, Dánta Gr. 9.3 . is missi conairgeba bás ┐ éc ┐ aided forro, TBC-LL¹ 4271 . sochaidhe do chuir i n-eg, Fen. 144 . tucsat éc meic ríg Muman `they did to death the king of M.'s son' Metr. Dinds. iv 220 . éag san bpeacadh, TSh. 1366 . Esp. a natural death, opp. to aided violent death :cf. oididh Muircertaigh na modh | guin is batud is loscud,—eg adbathadar i bhus | a meic Domnall is Forgus, BB 48b27 (= MacCarthy 398 ). Domnall mac Aeda...xxx. bl. ┐ d'eg adbath, 49a9 (= MacCarthy 400 ). gidh éag tháir mé gidh marbhadh, Dán Dé xxiv 21 . gan neach don dá dhuine dhéag | ma seach uile d'éag acht Eoin... doróine éag do dheoin Dé died according to God's will (of the Apostle John) xxvi 51 - 52 . gan eg do banoigid without death in childbed Lec. 126b4 . Cf. Creamthand. xx. bl.... munbadh eg a oidhig sin | doiligh fa ced a cloisten, BB 61a35 . éc fri hadart a natural death, a peaceful passing: angid [Altus Prosator] ar cech mbas acht éc fri adart, Lib. Hymn. i 65 . Freq. in pl.: lúathécai .i. anaichnide, Thes. ii 352.26 . ? da-n-arsitis ec, Bethu Brigte 408 . g p. conda-rucus dochom n-ec IT i 222 . fir...co ndath éc, Trip. 116 with gl: .i. dath báis 676 (cf. duibidir éc, Corm. Y p. 91 , cited below). tancatar a chét-éca chuci premonitory symptoms of death LB 143a30 . d p. ba moo Aodh Oiligh egaibh greater than (other) deaths (i.e. A.'s death was more grievous) AFM 876 . becc ná bu mó écaib it was almost greater (i.e. more grievous) than (all other) Fél. Nov. 10 . pian na hanma thall iar n-écaib, PH 7565 . Used of an individual death: iar n-écaib Saul, Ml. 42a6 . SR 7077 . 7675 . AFM 493 . iar n-ecaib nOengusa, Anecd. iii 60.14 . rée mór ria necaib before his death Mon. Tall. § 34 . in tan ro ngab céill for écaib when he thought he was going to die LU 130a3 = IT i 122.23 . As quasi-vn.: ba saeth mor la Dectiri a dalta do ecib, IT i 138.28 . BB 421b5 . D. do ecaib i nArd Macha, AU 988 . cen mná d'écaib de banaidid, Dinds. 161 = LL 20b . nir ba maisi leo nech do ecaib fri hadart acaib, D IV 2, 73 [63]vb 24 .

teit éc (do éc, do écaib) dies, perishes: dochoid N. éc de thám, LL 127a16 . Metr. Dinds. iv 266.15 . co ndechaidh eg, MacCarthy 420.12 . Acall. 3333 . MacCongl. 27.7 . in tan rachar d' ég, Ériu iv 17 . nā tiagam d'éccaib gortæ ZCP viii 313.3 . co ndechaid do écaib, Acall. 577n. teicht do écaib, Thes. ii 296 . daul do ecaib, Mon. Tall. § 51 . ag dul d' éag don ghrádh, Dánta Gr. 9.9 . a bhruit dhatha, a ḟailghe óir,...do-chuaidh uile d'eug, KMMisc. 362 . fo-gaib éc id.: truag nach ann fuarus éc, Acall. 3374 . Cf. diamadh a n-oirer an domuin mhoir doneatha-sa ecc if...thou hadst met thy death ZCP x 297.19 .

Fig.: slúag Banba fo bét mon mbress | diarb adba éc is úarchess, Metr. Dinds. iii 370.54 . éc rosfuc death took them iv 320.20 . coron-ergab éc opund, LL 184b31 . duibidir éc ...rind a fiaclae, Corm. Y p. 91.18 (cf. fir co ndath ēc, Trip. 116 , cited above). ni huaim téit éc dian deimin | acht triall for sét dom ṡaigid, ACL iii 216 § 9 . mithigh oirchill an éaga | duine dhínn ní dheirméada, Dán Dé v 7 . dáil n-éco, Fianaig. 10 § 3 (see note p. 18). do-chúaid dáil éca ḟuair, Metr. Dinds. iv 2.22 . deog a topur éca it-ib | i cath Oetna ..., LL 184b35 . ro tuit C. risin tulaig co tancadar deocha dian-éca da indsaigid (i.e. he became weak), Acall. 6601 n. Cf. éca amar apparently = amar éca dirge (?) gl. on Hy vi 12 , Thes. ii 352 (see amar, Contribb.). COMPDS.: ¤baíth: uas rind ind échta éc-baith the deadly foolish deed Metr. Dinds. iii 104.14 . ¤bethu: a purt bhfind na hēg-bethad of the life after death (?) ACL iii 235 . ¤dál: ó doluid issin éc-dáil the tryst with death Metr. Dinds. iii 214.50 . ¤dube: delfid ecdubi, TFerbe 194 . ¤náma deadly enemy (?): bidbaig no ecnámait, BDD 47 § 57 (Eg.) . ¤plāig `destructive plague ' Laws i 20.17 Comm.

éicen

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Forms: égean, éigean, éicin, écen, éigean, lucht éigne

n ā, f.; later also o, m. égean fem. IGT, Decl. § 54 . éigean masc. § 53 . TSh.

(1) In the earliest recorded exx. the meaning is usually necessity, compulsion; cf. ēcin .i. cin ēca. no ēc cána. i. ēc riagla `ecin' i.e. `crime of death' or it is `death of law,' that is `death of rule' Corm. Y 547 : hi cumcai no innecin (gl. in angaria) Tur. 134 . ni écen dob imchomartt ach[t] is dúdract lib, Wb. 3b21 . conabad éicen doberad ní domsa huaitsu act combad tol (gl. ne velut ex necessitate bonum tuum esset, sed voluntarium) 32a12 . soit a n-écin i toltanche convert their necessity into freewill FA 23 . ma egin fo ruair gan a denumh, Laws ii 292.23 Comm. ni heiccen beires ó thoigh | acht do thuillemh tuarastoil ZCP viii 116 § 10 . dena idpairt dona deeib...┐ logfaid do Dia fen duit, uair nosfitir conid écen doberar fort, PH 729 . do ghuidh é fa lamh leis chum síobhail rómhóir do bhí 'na éigean air do dhéanamh a very long journey which he had to make ZCP ii 558.23 . Freq. in the sense of adj compulsory, needful, necessary ; ( éigean .i. dligheadh, O'Cl. refers to Metr. Dinds. ii 2.18 , see Hermathena xiv 468 ). egin .i. dhigthech, ut est is egin mór do thuirimh isin trefocul focra, O'Dav. 806 .

(a) abs.: is hécen ainmne occo patience is needful in it Wb. 4a26 . is hecen sainecoscc leosom for accrannaib innaní prechite pacem they deem it necessary to have a special appearance... 5a5 . ní ecen a thodiusgud asreracht cene, 4d27 ; 26 . 16d7 . Ml. 127d8 . na bad écen for cúrsagad in fechtsa it should not be needful to reprove you Wb. 14d1 . arnap éicen a ngóire i n-æclis, 29a10 . mat anmann adiechta emnatar and is écen comacomol hisuidib, Sg. 189b4 . nípa hécen tene bratha dia nglanad, Mon. Tall. § 6 . § 37 . ni heigen ime riu, Laws iv 162 n. 1 . Asia... tír innach éicen fúr fled, LL 135a45 . ba hecen fer cechtar a da slabradside either of those chains required a man (to hold it) Rawl. 131b26 . as écen do thabairt foraib (gl. indignatio severitatis motus est peccatoribus necessarius) Ml. 49b6 . h[u]are as n-ecen condib oinson tintá in son n-ebraide cosnaib ilchiallaib techtas, Ml. 37a10 . atait tri neithe is ecean cum na coimriachtana, Ériu ix 63.28 . is ecen co n-icthar cech ní, PH 7538 . mac bec doringni in gním sain...nocorb éicen...ingantus de, cia nothísed..., TBC-LL¹ 949 . Cog. 62.24 . ota imad na n-inad anna n-eirginn si...as egin co fuil an talam comcruinn it must be that the earth is round Ir. Astr. Tr. 32 w . ní fhuil ainm oile...ionarb éigean sinne do shlánughadh `non est aliud nomen...in quo oportet nos salvos fieri' TSh. 2088 .

In this use often written éicin (éigin), but the form intended is usually doubtful; the follg. metrical exx. may be noted: in cédḟer ór slondadh sind | ollamh darb écean uirrim, IGT, Decl. ex. 658 . budh éigin trá a thocht asteagh | lá éigin ar ghort nGaoidheal, TD 1.9 . bas dar éigin umhla, 33.15 (but see varr.). an chríoch ḟionnsa ón héigin troigh | a ciomhsa d'ḟéigin d'ardaibh, 41.18 . In mainbad éicin (gl. subjecta est non volens) Wb. 4a20 , the word is acc. after mainbad, cf. Ml. 111b28 , etc.

(b) with dat. pron. or do of pers.: issum ecen precept I must needs preach Wb. 10d24 . níb écen log ye need not pay ( Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 143 ) 16c17 . 22d12 . isim écensa techt I have to go TBC-I¹ 221 (LU). ZCP x 293.14 . Ériu v 209.40 . atabairecen techt ye must go FB 7 . is ecen dam (gl. compellor) Ml. 21b9 . is hecen doib ingremmen do foditiu, Wb. 30c23 . in tan na fádbait a mbiad díles, is écen dia n-anmannaib bás d'fhaghbail, PH 7476 . dó ba hecen (: tēitgel) biathad Echach, LL 183b26 = Arch. Hib. ii 70 . comba hecin di usce...da tharraing, RC xxiv 190.7 . in bocht dana hégen dul fó breith, PH 7520 . ba heiccen doip gan a snámh do dhermat, Fl. Earls 76.12 . is éigean dó cúntas...do thabhairt, TSh. 793 . Attrib. gen.: áine écni, in tan na fagaib nech ni romelad, PH 8366 .

In concrete sense: treb Leui...batir-side soer ó cech écin acht frestal eclaisi Dé exempt from all obligations LB 124a31 .

(2) In a slightly different shade of meaning, force (i.e. exercised by persons upon others); violence; tyranny: écen (gl. violentia) Sg. 51a1 . cisi ecin det-birt as in tir? nim tucc acht ...m'anuabhar fesin, RC xii 72 x . tre ēicin sāruighthe, Laws ii 376.6 Comm. uli eccen ┐ écomland in popuil Rómanaig for in popul Iudaide , LB 154a24 . Freq. in attrib. gen.: forcomul n-ecne `violent seizure' (occupation by force) Laws ii 376.1 . iv 270 z . lanamnas eicne (.i. donither ar eicin), ii 404.14 . connmedh égne forcible billeting RC xviii 194.24 . ni da deoin dochuaid-sium and, acht tre aslach eicni, TTebe 1501 . masa targud eicne tucastur orru do denam in marbtha...ma targud aisi if he led them out by force...if with their consent Laws iii 114.19 C. sí le héigean go n-aghar | ní héidear í d'átaghadh, TD 17.3 . dá mbhentá a chuid tré éigion do dhuine shouldst thou take his goods forcibly Mac Aingil 266 . éigean `violentia' TSh. 7783 . lucht éigne `violenti' 10812 .

In concrete sense, an act of violence, an outrage: is mō .. in écen iná 'n goit, PH 7559 . o fhir na hécni the perpetrator of the outrage 7561 . fer éicne, 7600 . ag agra goidi...ocus saraighthi ocus egni, Laws v 42.19 Comm. cia dobeir inn eicin ┐ inn imluadsa orumsa ?, TTebe 372 . ba hiat eicne doghnítis an loingius-sin...port gacha luingi do loscud ┐ crechad gacha tuaithi..., Lism. L. 2945 . co nderna éccne iomdha i ttuathaib ┐ chellaibh `acts of violence' AFM ii 1150.17 . Cf. éicni fastuda, TBC-LL¹ 5837 . menimthistais écne éc, Ériu v 210.2 . a gcumus...ar éigean ┐ ar mharbhadh daoine, TSh. 1723 . ar an éigin do-rinne Críost ag buain anma an duine dhe, 10515 . cia do lemadh an eigean sin ar a athair CF 310 .

Of a disaster, calamity: roshocht Adraist ar an ecein sin (i.e. the earth swallowing Amphiaraus) TTebe 2972 na heicnea-sea do lecun ar na Tiabandaib, 1616 .

Violation, rape: ecen mire `violating a madwoman' Laws i 176.2 . cu n-aithreosad a heicin muna dernad a toil, ZCP xiii 183.11 . ar bithin eiccni tuc Tir ar a derbshiair .i. Pilomena, TTebe 1862 . adubairt eiccen do thobairt fuirri, 1690 . dá ttugthá éigion mná, Mac Aingil 266 . Here probably belongs: ro órdaig Brigit banfili ...gol ┐ caine marb ┐ eigem fri hecin screaming when violence is offered Dinds. 159 = LL 170bz .

Cf. rucad laeg mo bo a purt éicne uaimse from a place whence it could only be taken by force (?) LL 171a35 = CRR § 3 .

(3) In phr. ar éicin (éicen) by or under compulsion or force: ar écin (gl. coactum) Ml. 18b7 . (gl. invitus) 42a15 . ar ecein, 68b3 . ar ecin nos bered (Simon, qui crucem in angaria portabat) Tur. 134 . ciatasode lat ar écin though thou keep her with thee perforce Wb. 10a10 . fochidi ar écin ...fochidi o thuil compulsory tribulations...voluntary tribulations 15d33 . ceni thaisid ar ois daregaid ar ecin, Ml. 33b15 . mina this ar ais rega ar eigin, YBL 121b11 . LB 228a46 . tabuir ass hi ar áis no ar écin, IT i 130.4 . ar éiccin no ar áis, Ériu iv 228.5 . co tuc Ogeth huad tria chath | ar écin iarna marbad, SR 5292 . IT i 130.21 . berid ar écin Murni for aithed leis, LU 42a12 . RC xxiv 186.16 . at-ib loim ar eicin and, Laws iii 82.8 . dream timairciter ar ecin do denam thole Dé, FA 23 . a furail air ar eicin dul ina coimlepaid, YBL 63b23 . ciall ar éigin d'fhoráil ort, Dán Dé xix 11 . gur gabsat ar eiccin i nDuibhlinn `forcibly landed' Cog. 34.19 . co ndigsitis...ar eicin co port na Troianna, BB 428a25 . ra airgg Hercoil .. in Troí ┐ ra chúaid ḟurri ar ecin, LL 224b39 . 226b8 (= TTr. 556.686 ). co ndeachaidh Cesair ar eiccin for an caistiall, CCath. 6053 . in daim téit ar eigin a tig in airech, Laws v 164.22 Comm. elaid in gilla asa laim ar eicin, YBL 63b30 ( SR 3213 ). Maelir...do dul ar éccin ar Luimneach, AFM iii 146.12 . a marbhadh dhoibh ┐ é ag triall ar eccin uatha `trying to make his escape' 340.14 . The sl. ending is usual in this phr. in early exx., but exx. of the masc. dat. are also common in Mid. Ir. and Early Mod. verse: fala Dhé ar tí mo thréagaidh | gur mhéaduigh mé í ar éigin, Dán Dé vii 11 . MR 54.16 . do bhiadh oirrim Bhanbha Breagh | ag coinnill Annla ar éigean of necessity TD 7.50 . ní ḟuil do cheart ar chrích bhF. ... acht sí d'ḟagháil ar éigean (: gheabh), 17.4 ; 25 , etc. ag dénamh imechta ar eigen d'ionnsaigh an doruis, Rel. Celt. ii 190.3 . ratréta ┐ imghecht ar eigen acasan ga ghenamh `a forced retreat' 198.8 ; 10 . Later also a-réigin: na gnais ach ger decair dul | teit a reicin rig ulad, Lec. 185rb17 ​. ón ngurt a-réigin 'sní ad rioth | o luchd éididh ┐ each, 24 P 8, 212 . Dánta Gr. 39.40 .

adv Hence: with difficulty, hardly: da roib an eslainte so arrsaidh is a reigin foirther hi, YBL 343b4 . as ar eiccin terna an tIarla fein iarna ghuin, AFM vi 2076.13 .

d' é.¤ by force, compulsion: d'éigin nó d'áis, Dán Dé ix 6 (where éigean would improve the metre). d'áis no d'éigion, Each. Iol. 56.2 .

(4) Difficulty, need, trouble, strait; in relation to war: ras nert ┐ ra greiss in rí...im ḟulang cach éicni ┐ cach imnid, LL 219b24 = TTr. 185 . díscart dín in n-ecin fil fornd, LU 63b9 ( TBC-I¹ 742 ). TBC-I¹ 323 . in trén...ro dingbad cach éicen dind, Acall. 6976 . airc na écen, TBC-LL¹ 2896 . don tí d'ḟoirfed sib assin n-éicin sin (of voyagers adrift in a storm), Acall. 3779 . TTebe 2007 . isin moréicin moir sin, Acall. 3775 . i n-écnib ┐ i n-urgalaib, LL 230a10 . Esp. of stress of battle: bai obair cach oen dib a fis a tuiruchta fen ar met a ecni so hard was he pressed Cog. 186.2 . [i] n-eigin irgaili, TTebe 4483 . in ecen engnoma i roibi, 3438 . a n-éigean ḟeadhma, IGT, Decl. ex. 1358 . fa deācair leó Goll do bheith san éigean sin, ML 136.22 . AFM iii 576.9 . do bhí éigean mór ar E. mun amsoin, eadhon sluagh Chuinn go huile, agas urmhór mhaithe Mumhan uile...iona aghaidh agas dobhí éigion budh mó iona sin air, eadhon Goll...dhá thuargainn, ML 30.7 ; 10 . a n-eigen ag Sagsanachuibh sorely pressed by the English Rel. Celt. ii 202.6 . Of a state of strenuous endeavour: bhíos i n-éigean ag gleic = qui in agone contendit TSh. 10610 . Cf. do ṡloig, gídh ar lór d'éigeann | Iaoich idir éide agas airm, Oss. vi 118.23 . Grievous plight; hardship: in ecen ele boi ann, .i. in tan no roinntea in biad...nos bered in tii ba tresi dib a chuit on anbhánd, LB 155b32 . do innseadar a n-éigean agas á n-anbhḟorlann dhó the distress and oppression they were suffering from ML 82.11 . críoch Mhidhe uile a móir-éigean, ina lasrachaibh leathna 84.12 . ar aoi a héiginsi d' fhurtacht `for helping her necessity' Studies 1921, 75 . Dán Dé xxi 4 . 'gan tí 'ga dtám i n-éigin, Dán Dé xxi 3 . ri heicin na hitad sin the urgency of that thirst TTebe 1776 . ón éigean tarta ina rabhadar, Keat. ii 4983 . ag faisnéis an éigin 'na mbí (the soul in purgatory), TSh. 4263 . Sorrow, grief: ba mór a uchbad ┐ a eigen (v.l. an egaine) lais an scelsin do chloistecht, TTebe 4558 .

Fig. stress; overpowering exuberance: gach coll úr re heigin innte | léigidh a ghlún fillti fáoi kneels under stress (of its burden of fruit) KMMisc. 172 § 26 . go raibhe an oiread soin d'éigean féile...i nGaedhealaibh nár lór leo nídh do thabhairt do gach aon dá dtiocfadh...gan cuireadh coitcheann do thabhairt..., Keat. i 4 x .

Need, necessitousness; esp. famine, scarcity: i n-aimsir na hécne in a time of scarcity PH 7553 . cara na héigne the friend in need Dán Dé xiv 6 . xxi 1 . TSh. 9829 . do bhádar mórán díobh a n-éigion (through famine) ML 8.11 . díoth orm is éigin orra, TD 44.4 . With gen. of thing needed: i n-éigean a furtachta wanting help TSh. 4835 . Cf. dál éicne a distressing business: scarad friu bid dál éicne, Ériu v 210.1 .

Cf. éicin.

COMPDS. éicen-broit oppressing bondage, hence heavy sorrow: lān d'imnedh is d'éigeanbhruid [sic leg.], Niall Mac Mhuireadhaigh, Rel. Celt. ii 266.6 .

¤chless violent feats (?): Caille Con Ruí... | fris' fertais óic écen-chless, Metr. Dinds. iii 308.66 .

¤dál a stiff encounter; a distressing position, dangerous strait: airc na écen na écendál, TBC-LL¹ 2896 . cf. 3030 . egindail ainfine `stress of weather' Aen. 1571 ( Aen. vii 199 ). tugadh éccendáil forra, AFM ii 1042 x . comhaonta do chengal doibh im freccra a cheile im gach n-eiccendáil do bhenfad friú, iv 1214.5 . Ua C....d'foirithin as an airc ┐ as an eiccendail i mbaoi ag Ua D., vi 2122.17 . tánaicc an President go marcsluagh ┐ go saighdiuiribh, uair roba cuimhneach lais an eiccendail i mbaoi la Dál cC. an bliadhain roimhe, v 1654.18 . Tadhg mac Eidighain ḟailidh | go hegeandail nir ḟennigh never showed himself a champion save when he met a dangerous encounter ZCP viii 226 § 17 . ba bes do Romanu fāithi...do tocairiud ina ndocum in gach am no tomaithead egendail forru, CCath. 925 . go ndligheann duine éigean-dáil ┐ anfhorlann a chomharsan d'fhóirithin, TSh. 1838 . cechip tan nó tomaithedh égendail ghabhaidh fair, Hugh Roe, 212.5 (f. 56b) . san éigean-dáil ghábhaidh se, TSh. 2083 .

¤gal strenuous valor: TBC-LL¹ 1666 .

eólas, eulas

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Forms: eulas, eulassaib

n u, o, m. IGT, Decl. § 38 .

(a) knowledge, information, esp. knowledge gained by experience or practice, acquaintance: eolus (gl. peritia) Ir. Gl. 901 . eolas .i. tuicsi iar foglaim, O'Dav. 771 . maith a n-eulas (gl. patres...certae scientiae) Ml. 63b2 . duan eulus (gl. ad notitiam) 78d5 . hí fius ┐ heulus, Sg. 209a6 . co festar cach n-eólas, IT i 224.3 . brethem cen fotha n-eoluis foundation of knowledge Laws v 354.1 . indarpaid in génntligecht eolas ┐ incongbaid aneolas, PH 721 . isse mac dian lia eolas i nErind the best-informed youth Ériu viii 156.5 . druid co mōr-eōlus, TBC-I¹ 835 . RC vi 174.7 . oc indisin eolais relating lore Ériu viii 156.11 . ardṡúi hErend eolossa, 70.90 . i n-ecmais a ḟessa ┐ a eolusa in the absence of information TBC-LL¹ 1561.2845 (eolais). ic iarfaigid fessa ┐ fastini ┐ eolais, 407 . nochon eólas óenbaile `lore not of one spot only' Metr. Dinds. iv 134.6 . immad ecna ┐ eolais, PH 3961 . itir gach eolus da nderna se and adubairt... among other information that he made known BCC § 216 . thusa aga bhfuil éolas, 1 Corinth. viii 10 . ag éisteacht ealadhan ┐ eólais ó fheallsamhnaibh feasacha foghlamtha, TSh. 247 . lucht eolais the learned O'Gr. Cat. 475.9 . TD 17.59 .

With obj. gen.: eolas laburtha, PH 5372.5490 . a mesrugud do neuch...la eolus ind fita everyone should regulate his pittance...knowing the proper amount Mon. Tall. § 63 . do-bhéaram dhuit... | eólas do ghéag ngeinealaigh, TD 30.21 .

With ar: eólas foirbhthe ar na neithibh diadha, TSh. 8538 . an mhéid d'éolus is éidir dh'faghail ar Dhia, Romans i 19 .

With i n-: sainred n-eulais leu isin dan frisgníat (gl. multa peritia) Ml. 37b12 . eolas...i ndeachaib knowledge... of metrical feet O'Dav. 771 . Cf. as mór n-iath a mbói a n-eolas, Acall. 3617 = SG 174.25 (`many were the lands in which they knew their way about' SG ii 195 ; see c).

With ellipse, as quasi-vn.: biaid sē oc scēlaib ocus oc eolas, Ériu viii 156.6 .

i n-e.¤ (neich) acquainted with: atáimsi 'na n-eolas ó aimsir mo naoidheandachta, Maguires of F. § 37 .

(b) experimental proof, experience: ar eulas (gl. experi- mentum) Ml. 97d6 . dinaib eulasaib no donaib etarcnaib (gl. de experimentis) 19d18 . ho eulassaib (gl. experimentis) 57c11 .

(c) Esp. knowledge of the way (place), guidance (cf. e): eolas dún co rísem bail atá in Dond (give) us directions TBC-LL¹ 146 . tabair eolas dam co hairm a fuilet mo mic direct me to the place TTebe 4560 . atlochar...mh' eolus dochum an glinne, Anecd. ii 23.6 . tobair foirithin eolais uisqui oraind succour in finding water TTebe 1769 . do múnud eóluis dar muncind mara...dóib to teach them the way CRR 8 . donfairni do chobair, ol C. is bec mo chumang acht eolas namma guidance LL 252a17 = ZCP iv 45.20 . in retla resna druithibh ...tuc eolas doib isan teach i rabi Crist ZCP v 25 § 13 . do gab athinni ré heolus na haidchi `to show the way through the night' TTebe 4685 . lucht eoluis guides Rel. Celt. ii 196.16 ; 206.9 . In phr. berid e.¤ co leads the way to: rucsan eólas iarum co tech rob aithnid dó remi, CCellaig² 21.663 .

Cf. bar mbeith uili d'áeneolus `of one mind' Mer. Uil. 133 = uili aeneolus , BB 446a43 . do-gní e.¤ guides, directs: mar doniatt mairnelaig...éolus leis an réltainn direct their course by the star Maund. 155 . um eólus dingmalta do dhenomh asteach sa chuan, Fl. Earls 14.11 . éolas dírech do dhénamh go purt nimhe, Mac Aingil 342.7 . treóraighe d'fhagháil ré heólas na slighe do dhéanamh dhó, TSh. 9811 .

beirid e.¤ do leads, guides: beir eolas dúinn guide us, lead us GF, Ir. Monthly 1919, 283 .

beirid e.¤ ria n- leads, guides: in t-oirc peata briseas ar dus ┐ bereas eolus resin tret which first breaks through (the fence) and shows the way to the herd Laws iv 108.19 Comm. bērat eolus remut they will guide thee BColm. 28.19 .

d(o) [d(i)?] e.¤ for guidance, as guide: luidsi...┐ Mac Caille d'eolus rempe dar moin F. fo thuaith, Thes. ii 329. 39 . lotar rempu...cu Temair L., ┐ C. d'eolas rempu, MU 18.27 = LL 264b17 . cia bad chóir do eolus rempu eter na da chuiced, TBC-LL¹ 461 (do denom eoluis St). 468 . Hugh Roe 304.23 (f. 79b) . do deachator araill dhíobh do eolus lais tré Bearnas Mór, 116.16 (f. 31a) .

craobh eolais guiding branch A. Ó Dálaigh iii 7 . reulta eólais érlamh nUisnigh guiding star Studies 1919, 74 .

Cf. mar shaithe beachann gun bhech eolu[i]s , Rel. Celt. i 165.29 .

(d) a way, direction, path, opening: cen ergna n-eolais cen treóir...i tirib aneóil without knowledge of the way SR 3447 . imt[h]ig eolus ale depart in another direction BColm. 18.24 . sechain an t-eolass comcoitchenn gabus cāch docum an oilen, BCC § 233 . § 171 . dochuaid...ar athgairid eolais `by a short cut' TTebe 4617 . cia héolus no ghebhdais, Cog. 214 y . déarad gur thréig siad an t-eólus | sin síos an tslighe that they have mistaken the path, Hackett xxvi 149 . mo theagh ní hé t'eolus-sa destination A. Ó Dálaigh xlviii 6 . dorighnedh cro caeluigh uime gan conair as acht eolus a tuctha began goirt-bidh do save a way by which a little salt meat was given him Lism. L., p. 310. 10 = RC xx 420.7 . ro ghabhastair ionar...ionnas gach éolas da n-imghidh rinn chaol chruaidh-ṡnáthaide go ngabhadh dhó so that there was not so much as the point of a sharp needle might touch where it did not fit to him ML 112.1 . isteagh san eolas as fearr | ...muna seoltar sinn, A. Ó Dálaigh iii 5 , may belong to c.

Cf. dothaed rompo for eolus a ceneóil, BB 259b23 = YBL 179b38 .

(e) a place known, familiar surroundings: cían om eólus-sa crioch gusa ránag-sa far from my home BS 98.3 . an uair rangadar eolus a ccrioch fein, Rel. Celt. ii 206.9 .

(f) description by which a person (thing) is known; designation: Ser Gyi o Berbuic m'ainm ┐ m'fis ┐ m'eolus ag sluaghaibh Saxan my name and title and description ZCP vi 30.16 .

(g) secret knowledge, a prescription, spell, charm: ag bruith in neich is cain do losaib ┐ do [sic leg.] eolusuib do neoch bis a ngalur of herbs and nostrums (recipes, Laws Crit. 45 ; spells, charms? see Ériu viii 130 ) Laws i 300.15 Comm. v 260.13 Comm.

ethar

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Forms: ethar

n m. IGT, Decl. § 17 . A boat, ferry-boat: ethar (gl. stlata) Sg. 35a1 . ethor... .i. ethaid o ur co hor na haba, Corm. Y 528 . eathar .i. artrach iomchair, O'Cl. mo rī... | ro fallnai in n-ethar ndermar (i.e. the Ark) SR 2629 . ethur bis oc imorcor a purt i port, Laws i 126.1 . iii 208.6 . conid ethair imma-rá, LU 2990 . a ethar do imrom innagid na Bóinde, Trip. 66.17 = Todd Lect. v 37.5 . snaidid ethra, LU 2962 . nach n-ethar rotn-ainic nocho ternoi ass, Ériu ii 112.16 . táinic an Cele Dé don ḟairrcce andes cen ethar idir, AFM i 418.1 . dodechaid C... | anair a n-ethar tar muir, Lism. L. p. 310.30 = Keat. iii 1365 . doraga Lindmaine tar Liethmuine... | cuingid bela, trascraid omna, denaid ethra, O'Mulc. 809 . lucht aenethair the crew of one vessel AFM i 354.6 . i luing no [i] n-ethar for uisci, Laws iii 532.14 Comm. , Keat. ii 487 . Ó D. do tionol ethar ┐ bhád for Loch Eirne, AFM iii 416 x . ro theichedh...reimhe i n-eathraibh, TFrag. 162 . ag stiúir a n-eathar, Hackett xlii 91 . Of female genitalia : as mar sin d'ethar na mna, | cuma le cia nos mela, RC vi 185.3 . COMPDS. ethar-bát: tangattar...i n-etharbhátt bhiucc i ttír, AFM v 1860.17 . ¤binn: bidh ard Albain eatharbhinn 'Scotland of melodious boats will be exalted' PBerchán § 136 . ¤char: Uar Etharchar, Dinds. § 128 . ¤glan of bright vessels: otha an Espain n-ethargloin, Leb. Gab.(i) i 272.9 . ¤rot of swift (?) boats: a ráith eathar-rod, 23 L 17, 62b = Ir. Monthly 1920, 539 (to an island fortress).

gabál

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Forms: gabaal, gabál, gabail, gabáil, gabáil, gabalae, gabala

n ā, f. n s. gabaal, Wb. 7a7 . gabál, SR 6290 . gabail, Ml. 60a12 . 95d13 . gabáil, LU 5126 . d s. and a s. gabáil, q.v. infra. g s. gabalae, Ml. 83a3 . n p. gabala, Wb. 19a4 .

As vn. of gaibid (q.v.) in all its meanings.

(a) taking (over, into possession), assuming ; passing occas. into the sense receiving : hi tosuch gabalae toisigechtae du Moysi, Ml. 83a3 . iar ngabhail righe do Feidhlim, Cog. 4.27 . a ngabāil tar a n-ainme taking them [as wives] in spite of their defects, ZCP viii 113.10 . gabail bachla going on a pilgrimage (lit. taking a staff), Laws v 296.16 . do gabail aéir taking the air, Maund. § 190.8 . lā do ghabháil to fix a day, Ériu viii 137.11 . aithrechus do gabail on pecach to accept repentance, BCC 238.4 . gan oba gliadh ná a gabhail, TD 26.40 . bala mumia do gabáil a n-aimsir na plaga to inhale, O'Gr. Cat. 200.2 . ier ngabail tighi ōsta after taking lodgings, Fl. Earls 66.27 . na luibhe ici ... a[g] gabail na crecht nua ... n-anabaid drawing together (?) or taking effect on (?) the new raw wounds, ZCP x 308.5 . conā gaib greim nō gabāil ina tómlim what I eat takes no hold or effect, MacCongl. 95.2 . dochúas o Dauid ... fri gabáil nglé for fair reception (?) SR 6303. Of assuming arms : a chētgabāil ṅgaiscid, TBC-I¹ 641 . Of conceiving : féil ghabhála Mhuire i mbroinn, TSh. 3269 . Of receiving and adopting a foster-child : cidh mac faosma d' ainfine ... mad ro badar ar aird ag a gabhail, Laws iv 256.4 Comm. Of removal by death : ar na ghabhail on bheathaigh so, AU i 8.9 . (?) ma romtoiccthi ecc ind-Hí, ba gabal di trocari it were a merciful taking (?) Anecd. ii 19.3 . Of fixing in : ic gabhail férne na pupla don talmain, driving in ... (?), RC xliii 42 § 39.

gabáil lámae duine expelling, removing a person (lit. seizing his hand, see Ir. Recht, p. 12 ) : fristulaid C. dó ┐ rofóid díis dia muintir do gabáil a láma, Trip. i 146.22 . adrodamair láim Patraic do gabail, ib. 148.5 . Cf. ii 478.15 . cia epscop uáib no ragad ... do gabail laime Mochuta, Fél.² 94.39 . leth in sechtmaig ar gabail lama nama only for marrying (of a husband `for bantidnacor'), Laws ii 392.25 Comm. (see Thurneysen, Stud. in E. Ir. Law, p. 59 ). With prep. for enjoining, commanding : grechus C. C. ar Laogh ... ag gabhail a laimhe fair 'man ngaei mbulga d'indioll, ZCP x 296.2 ; cf. TBC-LL¹ 2180 , 3252 ; ML 156.5 . Cf. also : ac gabail lama ar an feín dochum an mor-chatha `urging on' CF 565 . See gaibid.

In concrete sense : a collection (of money, etc.) : rogabad gabáal dóib leu, Wb. 7a7 . con-gabtis gabala linn ... in Hierusalem, 19a4 . dinab gabalib (gl. collectis), 13d33 . dodechatar conimbiud a ngabala (.i. tinola) , ACL iii 28.16 . ar cenn Patraic, Trip. 206.8 . doberdis gabala mar (sic) doib, O'Curry 762 ( H 3.18, 359 b ). primiti .i. tosach gabala cach nuathoraidh, Laws i 52.7 Comm. Cf. also leth-gabal under 2 ? gabal.

(b) seizing, capturing ; conquest ; seizure : gabail etechta unlawful seizure, Laws ii 84.10 . gabail co toxal, i 64.3 . caill cen gabail `an unappropriated wood,' v 484.14 Comm. imgeib guin immo-amgeib gabáil he avoids wounding, he avoids capture, TBC-LL¹ 860 . co ṅ-gabail iṅgni sebaicc, 2725 . ar ngabāil gīall for Mumain, ZCP viii 119y . fer gabala giall nErenn (of a predominant king), RC xviii 41.28 (Tig.). go sluaghaibh Gréag dá gabháil, TD 26.33 . ro po goiste gabala don Demun, RC xx 176.17 (ACC Comm.). gabála báise cis lir ? how numerous are the seizures (?) of folly ? Tec. Corm. § 14 . do leigthea gan lan-gabail without being taken prisoner, MR 200.11 . Cf. Numbers xx 1 ; AFM iii 306.13 ; 646.2 . set gabhala, O'D. 540 ( H 3.17, c. 434 ). bó cecha gabala, BColm. 64 . in ard-gabail-sea doníat in cuanairt `high-catching,' Acall. 7385. ? claideb crúaid ... i n-ardgabail churad bar a chlíu, TBC-LL¹ 5340 . Cf. RC xliii 82 § 84. ag gach gabháil dár gheabh `any who have conquered her,' TD 17.4 ; hence Lebor Gabála Érenn The Book of Conquests (lit. `of the taking'), MS. Mat. 578.24 . cóic gabála ... rogabad Hériu, Imr. Brain ii 286.13 = LU 1229 . faghla is gabhála Gaoidheal, TD 28.2 . Of taking and harnessing horses, etc. : a eich do gabáil do ┐ a charpat do indell, MU 4.12 . Cf. Maguires of F. § 23 . timargain dam fri a ngabail, Laws v 486.23 ; cf. 152.4 . dá chéd ngargdhamh n-gabhála plough oxen (lit. `oxen of harnessing'), Leb. Cert. 220.22 . (?) ni tharraid gabail na slabrad batar ar comlaid na slige, Rawl. 131b26 = Cymmr. xiv 104 . fuil muc oc a ngabail a cru (one of the seven bloods shed by beasts for which nothing is paid), Laws v 152.4 . For legal phr. lám gabálae see lám II (b).

In concrete sense : booty ; spoil ; a captive : iar torachtain cáich cona gabáil, LU 5393 . ocht ngabala fichet tucc Donnchadh leis, Cog. 210.17 . rangattar D. ... gusan ngabhail leó, AFM ii 878.14 . 1090.3 . bar mná ... iarna mbreith a ngabalaib ┐ a ndaeraib as captives and bondswomen (?), Alex. 214 . A catch : iasgaire ... gēbaid sē a lāngabāil, ZCP x 345 § 5 ; cf. Luke v 9 . A gag, a check : gabail for tengthaib `a gag on tongues' (one of the punishments of hell), RC iv 252.23 , 24 .

(c) holding, occupying, maintaining ; fortifying : do gabáil in chalaid risin coblach, LL 224b22 ( TTr. 545 ). foroprait ar g.¤ in dúnaid, TFerbe 222 . LL 276a33 . fouair in Troi n-osluici cen neach aga diten nach ga gabail, 398b28 . nipsa chúsa gabála lis, LU 9325 . do ghabhail na conaire coitchinne (i.e. to occupy the common road against the enemy), AFM vi 2276.x . do chuir in iustís locht a gabhála inti (of a place taken by military force), O'Gr. Cat. 9.16 (= RC xlii 302.5 ).

(d) reserving, reservation (?) of land for cropping , in phrases like cluain gabála, gl. herbagium, Ir. Gl. 723 . ní cluain ghabhāla grās Dē, RIA Cat. 4.10 . don aengurt gabala, `grazing-field (?),' Lism. L. 2866 . ocht fichit bó a férgort gabala, Acall. 2069. 2309 . 4181 . 7602 . 7970 . Cf. (?) ar fheurghort gabhla, Tor. Dh. Oss. 60.27 (Oss. iii). mes na caille gabhála, O'D. 748 ( H 3.17, c. 63 -4) = O'D. 2202 ( Nero A vii, f. 140a ). crim .i. a caill gabala `in an appropriated wood,' Laws v 474.15 gloss. ; ib. 30 . im crand ngabala bis i ndithrib, i 202.2 = O'Curry 2683 ( Eg. 88, f. 58 (59) b ). férbrug gabala, Acall. 4179 , 7292 . Levying (?) : g s. in phrase bó gabála a cow levied as a due : (things that may be alienated from the `fine') ni sanntar ni seacha fine ... acht ... forcomal chis flatha i cain aicillne ... no boin gabala nothing is alienated without consent of the fine, save security for the lord's rent, in the law of base clientship ... or a cow levied as a due, Laws v 442.24 . An leg. bó ingabála ? Cf. tiumnaigther uad ... co ructar bó ingabála dia fuiririud (sic leg.), i 136.2 Comm. dlighidh saerbiathad deisi ┐ boin lethgabala `... a cow of the second quality' (i.e. that is worth half of the legal levy), iv 350.26 Comm. bo gabhála da gach creich, Fen. 134.11 .

(e) taking, passing, going (a road, etc.): techt co Sipra ┐ can gabáil co Ródus, Maund. 37 . ac gabáil na ndorus fria thaebh entering by the side doors, Marco P. 77 . gan an t-eolus sin do gabhail not to take that route, BCC § 233 . fear gabhála `a wayfaring man,' Judges xix 17 . lucht gabāla na sligedh, Fl. Earls 88.20 . coblach do Grécaib do gabáil i purt Ségi, LL 224b18 ( TTr. 542 ). cuan ghabhala landing place, CF 90.

(f) singing, reciting : na trí cóicait do gabáil, Ériu i 196.7 . do gabail cepoce ... immum, Sc.M² 19.11 . gabail n-ecnairci, Mon. Tall. § 18 . fear ag gabháil dúaine duit, IGT Decl. ex. 683 . sailm tra in tan gabar, cech la gabail dib i sessom, araile i ssuide, Rule of Tallaght § 22 . By extension, of that which is sung, recited : is hí and cétna gabal lais otha beatus corrici domine quis , Mon. Tall. § 31 . Cf. § 32 , and Rule of Tallaght § 99 seq.

(g) Used with various prepositions : (for meanings see gaibid). cen gabáil ar m'aicned without controlling my disposition, Mer. Uil. 243 . gabail ara fual retention of urine, Mon. Tall. § 53 . Cf. gabail foraib, ib. leighister hí ... le gabáil ar anáil, O'Gr. Cat. 193.32 . o ... na rabha aca comhang gabhala dhibh a chriche d'innrudh ... to prevent them, RC xliii 114 § 120 . ní éta gabail disside she could not be prevented, IT i 71.12 . ni edaim a ghabhail duit-se a dula I cannot prevent your going (?), RC xliii 20 § 13 . atrachtsad Laigin do gabail foraib to attack them, Anecd. i 18.1 . iar ngabail for a cetfadaib their senses being stunned, Alex. 28 . is saoth lium in bachlach ut do gabhail form ar éicin encroach on me (i.e. settle on my land), Lism. L. 2279 . ní bhaoí cumhang occa gabhail friú im aidhmhilleadh na criche `nor was he able to prevent them ...,' AFM vi 1924.20 . in días do gabáil immón n-óenfer attacking, LU 8206 ( FB § 15 ). mas tria anfot rucustar hi ┐ ata ag gabail impi tria anfot (of a false verdict) `and is adhering to it through inadvertence,' Laws iii 304.12 . gabhail impe tar gealluibh withholding it in spite of pledges, ii 70.27 Comm. as dliged in ní sin ... ┐ ní était sium gabail uime (of the payment of a tribute) they cannot withhold it, RC xliii 14 § 8 . Mairc do Priaim gabáil impe ... gan a tinnlocadh doibh tar cenn tsidha (of the Greeks demanding the surrender of Helen) Woe to Priam that he withheld her and did not give her over to them in return for peace ! King's Inns MS. 12, f. 26rb . mad ail leis connicc gabail impe a cetoir cena leccudh uadh (of a branch overhanging a neighbour's garden) he (i.e. the owner) can withhold it, O'D. 2284 ( Rawl. B 506 f. 26a ). Conn do gabail leo a n-aghaidh Hui Neill siding with them, AU iii 228.25 . Cf. TTebe 3172 . robái ... oc gabáil ac Patraic `a-holding by P.' (= supporting P.), Trip. 556.26 . gabail ic fannaib taking the part of (indulging ?) the weak, LL 371c39 . LB 151b41 . fer da tuc C. tidhnaicci móra oir ┐ indmais tar cenn gabhála aigi `for supporting him,' CCath. 535.

(h) leaven (late) : do thógaibh an pobal ... an mhin chomhchroitte, sul do cuireadh gabháil innte = antequam fermentaretur, TSh. 7753 . 'na arán ghlan, gan cumasg laibhín nó gabhála, 8910 . deocha geura gabhála sharp, fermented (?) drinks , ITS i 38.25 . Prob. = gabálta, q.v.

(i) (of a horse) carriage, bearing, posture (?): da mbia an t-ech gobard ┐ gabail granna aice if the horse is raising its snout and has an ugly bearing Celtica ii 46 § 7 . dligid ech na gab(ala crom)a beith mi-luthmar. Dligid ech na gabala airde a beith garg mer 'the horse that carries its head bent [?] should be lacking in vigour. The horse that carries its head high [?] should be fierce and giddy' 48 § 11 . See also bó-gabál, duine-gabál.

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Forms: gaibim, gabimm, gaibiu, gaibid, gaibthi, gaib, gaibit, gabit, gaibde, gaba, rogba, gebaid, gebat, gabsu-sa, rongabus, gabais, gabis, rogab, gaibthir, rogaibther, gaibtir, gabthar, gabthe, rogabad, rogabath, rogabtha, gabthi, gabaid, gebsa

v see Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 527 . O.I. Pres. ind. 1 s. gaibim, Thes. ii 2.35 . gabimm, Wb. 16d4 . gaibiu, Trip. 54.14 . 3 s. gaibid, Wb. 9a3 . Ml. 64c12 . (with pronom. suf.) gaibthi, Sg. 26b7 . ni gaib , Wb. 3d8 . 3 p. gaibit, Sg. 200b10 . gabit, Ml. 38a8 . rel. gaibde, 76a16 . Pres. Subj. 3 s. gaba, Wb. 28a20 . rogba, 15d40 . Fut. 3 s. gebaid, Wb. 8a7 . 3 p. ni gebat , 4c8 . Pret. and Perf. 1 s. gabsu-sa, Thes. ii 291.7 . (ceín) rongabus , Wb. 23b18 . 3 gabais, Thes. ii 238.16 . gabis, i 495.1 ( Ardm. 77a1 ). rogab, Wb. 2c21 . Pass. Pres. ind. s. gaibthir, Wb. 16d7 . (hó) rogaibther , 13b13 . p. gaibtir, Thes. ii 295.16 . Subj. s. gabthar, Wb. 29b5 . Pret. and Perf. s. gabthe, Ml. 55c1 . rogabad, 14a14 . rogabath, 24d13 . p. rogabtha, 133b2 . verb. necess. gabthi, 76d4 . Vn. gabál, q.v. For later forms see IGT Verbs § 23.

I Trans. lays hold of, grasps .

(a) takes hold of, possession of ; passing into sense receives, accepts . With co and reflexive pron. takes to oneself : admits of, allows . Ní gaib cen (acht) insists on. Supports, upholds (= congaib) ; sometimes almost = fogaib.

(b) With pers. obj. receives, admits . g.¤ nech in receives as : g.¤ ar considers as.

(c) takes by force, captures ; takes away ; g.¤ lám, g.¤ búaid.

(d) More rarely holds, maintains (against an enemy).

(e) affects, takes hold of (lit. seizes, possesses) of a mental condition, etc. ; affects injuriously (illness, etc.) paralyses, bewitches .

(f) puts, applies .

(g) puts on, assumes : g.¤ arm assumes warrior status ; g.¤ caille, colann, étach, etc. With imm and reflexive pron. puts on (clothes), cf. inf. V (g).

(h) g.¤ cuan, port, etc., reaches (a destination).

(i) g.¤ dúnad, longport pitches a camp .

(j) chooses, fixes (a day, meeting, etc.).

(k) sets about, begins (an employment, etc.).

(l) conceives (a passion, etc.).

(m) thinks, infers . (m 2) takes down from dictation; edits (?).

(n) conceives (offspring).

(o) With for and reflexive pron. takes on oneself (responsibility, etc.).

(p) With co and refl. pron. assumes .

(q) takes a path, traverses, reaches .

(r) ? celebrates (a festival).

(s) suits (late).

(t) A legal idiom (?)

II Intrans.

(a) goes, proceeds .

(b) lands, settles, takes up one's abode (esp. of starting a community).

(c) holds out, remains .

(d) Gram. is declined ; also is subdivided.

(e) holds sway, reigns .

(f) takes hold or effect .

III Perfect forms= subst. vb.

IV sings, chants, recites , etc.

V Further uses with preps. :

(a) g.¤ ar (1) holds back, restrains (2) distrains (rare).

(b) g.¤ de hinders, holds back : also g.¤ ní de neuch.

(c) g.¤ do (1) sets about . (2) attacks . (3) covers, fits .

(d) g.¤ fa attacks, charges at.

(e) g.¤ for (1) assails . (2) begins, sets about . (3) overtakes . (4) outshines .(5) includes .

(f) g.¤ fri (1) holds out against . (2) warns (doubtful). (3) receives, welcomes (late). (4) commences, begins .

(g) g.¤ imm (1) refuses, refrains from, conceals, withholds . (2) distrains . (3) makes good, compensates . (4) adheres to. (5) dresses, arrays oneself.

(h) g.¤ in assails .

(i) g.¤ la accepts, sides with.

(j) g.¤ oc. (1) sets about, begins . (2) sides with, stands by ; passing into sense is partial to, lets off.

(k) g.¤ ós gains supremacy over .

VI Used in phrases with nouns to which references are given.

I Trans. In widest sense lays hold of, grasps .

(a) takes (hold of, possession of) ; passing into sense of receives, accepts (with mat. obj.) : amal náṅgabimmse didiu ni gaib Lucas, as I do not take it (of a payment), Wb. 16d4 . rogabad gabáal dóib leu, 7a7 . gebid A. in n-id inna láim, TBC-LL¹ 581 . focherd a bunsaich ... condagebed re toitim ... so that he would catch it before falling, TBC-I¹ 518 . gab a Eba in t-uball-sa, Ériu iv 114.2 . rogab ... in mac ina ucht, RC xxiv 192.1 . adubradar nach gēbdais coma ina sārugud, ZCP viii 274.18 . Giabud-sa coma uaib, xiii 240.14 . dogab Buinne na comhadha sin, IT ii2 140.445 . `in ngēbthái cís no cáin uatha ? ' ... `ní giabthar,' ZCP xiii 226.9 - 11 . do-ghéabhainn ... eineaclonn, TD 3.52 . Analogous : roghabhsat a ndíorma `they sent out their squadron' (i.e. took and got together), AFM v 1812.15 . geibid Brigit e fri baithis `B. holds him at the baptism,' Fél. 110.27 . g.¤ ech gets (and makes ready) a horse : gabhthar a ghabhar do Ghuaire, RC xxvi 374.22 . gebid ar n-eich co escaid, vii 296.114 . is gabtha indiu in gabar bán, SG 243.32 .

With non-mat. obj. : gēbaid a ainm dim anmaim[-se] he will take his name from mine, ACL iii 231.16 . ro gab ratha grene ┐ esca `took guarantees of the sun and moon,' MR 2.5 . caibdhi (caibghi v.l.) ler geab sí suirgi a bride-price for which she accepted wooing, IGT Decl. ex. 176 . geb as do thoil fen bás accept death, PH 6631 . gab maithim n-anacail accept protection, TTebe 1030 . níor ghabh umhlocht `did not receive homage,' TD 17.43 . ro ghabh a n-airi cur fir a ndobratar a ndraidhe fein riu it was borne in upon them, RC xliii 76 § 76 . g.¤ sossad (suide, etc.) : rogab á sossad he hath taken his station, Wb. 4b18 . gabsat ... a suide, BDD 59 . gaib do chuil isin charcair take thy corner in the prison, Thes. ii 290.8 . g.¤ ríge, tír, etc. takes possession of, takes over (an office, dignity, property, etc.) : ataat da n-orpe rogab A., Wb. 2c21 . cia dib gebus t'forba, RC xxiv 194.1 . resiu rogabtis tír tairṅgeri, Ml. 123a1 , or under (c) ? tria chumachta na hingine nogebtais tír, Ériu iii 138.2 . doguidhetar ... fá mhac ... dogébhed a nionad dia neisi, BNnÉ 190 § 1 . iar ndul adíu nogabad Tír an Dísirt `that he set up in T.' (of a bishop), BColm. 56.30 . i mbechbrethaib bech ... gaibte crann `bees that have taken up their lodging in the tree,' Laws iv 180.16 . gabaid M. rīge nEírenn, ZCP viii 318.11 . ... nar gaba rath na righi, Fen. 120.11 . Ri do gabustar righi, BCC § 141 . Cf. in lin rig rogab hErind, Fen. 58.14 . ar ghabh dá gcineadh Bóinn Bhreagh, TD 8.17 . géba apdaine ┐ cumachta fors-in domun, PH 2272 . Domnall o Conaill do gabh uadha e a nGaidhilg `took it down in Gaelic from him' (i.e. from his dictation), Plummer Colophons 16, n.4 . Often with co and refl. pron. takes to oneself, undertakes : ma ro gabsat daine aile cuca ar comairce, Laws iv 228.25 . gab chucat sind, a Christ, PH 183 . gabh chugat mo chomairche undertake my defence, Dán Dé 1.3 . blāith rogabais cucut corp, ACL iii 242 § 16 . dogab Serlus sin cuige co mor, C. took that greatly to heart, RC xix 278 § 204 (Fier.). níor gábh Eóghan chuige go maith an t-urfhuighioll sin, ML 44.9 . takes to witness : rogab neam, ┐ talam, Todd Nenn. 126.9 ; lxx 11 . admits of, allows : ni gabait etir na lestair lána a tórmach, PH 5480 . Ni gaband sí a cumdach le h-or no le h-airget, BCC § 52 (of a stone). beac ma gabann leighes quasi non recipit curationem, O'Gr. Cat. 205.21. Cf. dá ngébha an focal chuigi if the word will allow of it, IGT Introd. § 3 . ní ghéabhainn dol go clannaibh séaghainn Saxon I would not consent (?) to go, Gleanings from Irish manuscripts 8 § 5 . ná gabh toirmeasg `admit no hindrance,' TD 2.3 . Ní gaib cen (acht) will take only, insists on : ní ragaib cen chuit cána, LL 376a35 . nī gēb cen sē curu, TBC-I¹ 2274 ; 2260 . na geb-si cen cath insist on a battle, MR 42.19 . adubhairt nach gebhadh gan meisi dḟaghail mar mhnaoi, Ériu v 182.360 ; 209.21 (v.l.). adubairt nac hgébadh gan éraic d'fagáil, BNnÉ 89.9 . Nír gap uaidip gan bangcēd, Fl. Earls 68.25 . ní ghéabhaidh ód ghruaidh gan bheith feithmheach ..., TD 19.6 . ni ragab acht a anmnigud o anmaim (of Lifea and Mag Life), LL 159a31 . ni ro-gabsat uada acht a bréthir do comallad friu, PH 908 . nir gabhsat uadha gan a athchur, BNnÉ 236.31 . ni rogab acht oentech do denam imme, Anecd. i 9.11 . Also ní gaib co : nī rogaib A. co tarta rātha ┐ gremand fris `A. did not rest satisfied till securities and bonds were given to him,' Cáin Ad. § 22 ; § 26 . supports, upholds (?) glossed congbann : in tí na gaibh rechtge, ni tuilledh rechtge dó .i. in tí na congbhann in díretad, O'D. 712 ( H 3.17, c. 520 ). concerns, affects : comaithces ... is cuma no do gaib aire fri aithech, Laws iv 68.4 . In some cases nearly = fo-gaib : ni gaib airechas it does not get leadership, Wb. 3d8 . canas a ngabar índ aile dec `whence is the twelfth derived ?' Laws iv 198.1 Comm. 16.11 Comm. rogab lige n-úar i n-úir, Metr. Dinds. ii 36.4 .

(b) With pers. obj. receives, admits : manumgaibi ar charit (= Si ergo habes me socium), Wb. 32a16 . na gaph tescariut mar caruid, Ériu v 126.8 . rogabad som hirige, Ml. 14a4 . conadragaib ina munteras, IT i 74.5 . arroeta[t]ar (.i. ro gabadar) he co fáilti, ACL iii 30 § 81 . ro gabadh go honórach hé ón rígh, RC xxv 388.6 . sí ar feadh na gorta níor gheabh `throughout the famine he disowned her' (i.e. would not have her), TD 15.31 . g.¤ nech i n- takes, receives as (in the quality of) : gebtit iudei i n-apid `Judaei will receive him as lord,' Wb. 26a8 . Cf. gabsi cadessin abbaith, Thes. ii 242.21 . co ro-n-gabthar i n-ar mbraithrib do Christ, PH 7883 . do gab se 'na la ciunaiss dó fén é `he took it for a day of rest,' BCC 408.12 . A somewhat different idea with ar : gebidh in aimsir frecnairc arna huilib aimseraib he takes the present time for all times, Auraic. 84.

(c) takes by force, captures . duairci bas dun chach ṅgaibde whom they seize, Ml. 76a16 . condagaibtis intais amprom trianintleda that the wicked used to seize them through their snares, 31c6 . damsa bed gabthi (gl. nihil defuit ad capiendum me), 76d4 . fer gaibes fer beogabail, Laws iv 336.8 . Na mna ... rogabad la Creon rofhosclad dibh la Teis, TTebe 4907 . romgab in críne m'imlúad old-age has deprived me of my power of motion, Ériu iv 154.15 . co[r] gabatar tech fuirre they stormed the house in which she was, RC xv 323 ( Dinds. 23 ). Ro gabhadh an droichet forra, AFM vi 1992.5 . gébtáit ar tír frind, TBC-I¹ 172 . gabsit tír and ar chlaideb, ZCP viii 313.21 . gabsat tír im Themair Breg, Hail Brigit § 18 ( LL 50a10 ). For g.¤ láim expels, g.¤ láim for enjoins, see lám and s.v. gabál. Fig. dede huangaibter in descipuil oc eitsecht inna preceptorae `... whereby disciples are taken,' Ml. 122c2 . A Eua, cid arnotgeib ? (= ar-ṅdot-geib ?) what is the matter with thee ?, SR. 1693 . g.¤ buaid wins a victory: ní ba unus gebas a m-buáid, Wb. 11a6 . isóinfer gaibes buáid diib, 11a4 . gabsat búaid, Fél. Jan 28 ; July 6 .

(d) More rarely holds, maintains (against an enemy, etc.): ro gabsat co setrech ... in tech commatain, TFerbe 339 . Cf. ré fer ná ré mnái ... ní gabtar in t-aracul the little house is never closed against man or woman, SG 245.8 .

(e) affects, takes hold of (lit. seizes, possesses) of a mental condition or the like; more commonly affects injuriously (of disease, danger or other evil influence); esp. bewitches, paralyses: nachinrogba derchoíniud, Wb. 15d40 . nachas-ragbad torsi díachessadsom, RC iv 246 § 3 . gabaidh toirrsi mor M.E., Ériu v 72.13 . rom gab trist, TBC(C) 1058 . conidrogbad huall, Ml. 39d22 . nísgaibed tart nā līae, Hy. ii 29 . conidgaib codlad de, TBC-I¹ 371 . do gob ita iarsin iad 'thirst seized them', ITS xxxix 38 § 233 . ro gobustair ferg mor he 'great wrath seized him', ITS xxxix 38 § 233 . romgab imtholta im erscéluib Tāno do ḟaisnēis dam, ACL iii 3.18 . gabsai format, ZCP xi 108.2 . ní-dom-geibend ecal, Metr. Dinds. iii 152.18 . ma rangba crith, Ériu vii 168.30 . rongab failte, BB 493b30 . do gab gengairi ... é, BCC § 98 . in corrmíl bá in sengán nom-gaib isin crecht `that nips me in the wound,' BDD 162 . ni-mragba nathir, Misc. Hib. 20.1 . nin geib rind, TBC-LL¹ 3209 . nachumgabat gái, KMMisc. 256 § 28 . ní geibhtis renna ... he, RC xliii 46 § 45 . Ni báid usce he ... ┐ ni geba iarn, PH 7278 . ni gabad arm é, Ériu iii 166.36 . ros gabsat idain Moncha, CMMucr. 50 § 42 . re siu ro gobad galar `before disease took hold on him,' Ir. Review 1912.250 . RC iii 177.7 . gabais buidre a cluasa 'deafness seized their ears', Blathm. 96 § 21 . nis ragaibh lugha dighe thirst did not oppress them, AFM i 382.7 . Ro chansat-side brechta druidechta ina agid, co ro gabait a chossa ocus a láma so that his legs and arms were stricken, SCC 48 ( LU 4028 ). Cf. do gabhadh a chosae ┐ a lamha fair, ZCP x 14.4 . Lism. L. 3043 . rogabtha a cossae cona dernae figild, Mon. Tall. § 34 . gabtar cassa na n-each (i.e. by the power of St. Molasius), SG 26.19 .

(f) puts, applies: gabais iarom a mér ina bēolu, RC xxv 344.z . geibh ind uisqui put it in water, Lism. L. 2676 . gabhais minn ... fa a cheann, CF 903 . in t-aire rogabsabair foraib, ZCP viii 318.25 . ro-gabsat étach corcorda imme, PH 3295 . rogobad ola ... da churp oil was applied to his body, TTebe 2560 . geibid na claidhmi dar a n-aigthib doip `slash the swords over their faces,' CCath. 5163 . conid hé gebes claideb dó, RC xxi 386.14 . gabais tabaill dōib, TBC-I¹ 1100 . gaibthi dō he plies it on him, 1735 . `gebid dúrna dar a gnúis dó,' PH 2330 . RC xliii 28 § 25 . ord don Chrumm rogab he plied a sledge hammer on C., Metr. Dinds. iv 22.9 . geibidh otrach ... ┐ clocha dó, BNnÉ 34.14 . Idiom: Ní raghatt ... ar nach gabat in sluagh imchumhang an toighi form `lest the army pen me in the house,' BS § 55 ( BS² 1660 ).

(g) puts on, assumes: gaibid mod ṅargumint it takes the form of an argument, Ml. 64c12 . Ca delb rogabais ?, Ériu iv 104 § 53a . rogabsi delb fhir do Grecaib fuirri she assumed the form of a Greek, TTebe 3449 . Ar ghabhabhair do ghné an chróigh the ruddy hue you had assumed, IGT Decl. ex. 318 . g.¤ caille puts on the veil (i.e. becomes a nun): gabais caille la Patricc Lassar, Thes. ii 238.16 ( Ardm. 17a2 ). g.¤ arm (gasced) assumes warrior status: romoch lind ra gabais armu, TBC-LL¹ 1163 . `in gaisced gebis (gebes LU) in gilla ?', TBC-I¹ 562 . g.¤ colaind takes flesh: ro-gabais colaind ndoenda, PH 164 . g.¤ étach, etc. (usu. with imm and refl. pron.) puts on clothes: gaibid immib a n-etach macc cóimsa, Wb. 27b16 . lasse gabas immbi, 13d22 . dond fíanerred ... rogabastár-som immi, TBC-I¹ 1870 . 2038 . gab etach ... pendaite umat, PH 452 . gabhuis a éideadh aithfrinn, Irish Texts i 38.18 . do ghabh fa na ghealghlacuibh á lamhanna, Rel. Celt. ii 262.25 . Fig. na daoine ghabhas orra grádh do bhriathar-sa do bheith aca `such as appear to reverence ... thy word,' Carswell 61.

(h) g.¤ cuan, port, etc., gains, reaches (a destination): gur ghabhsad cuan they put into port, Keat. i 142.51 . ro gabhsat caladh, Leb. Gab.(i) i 224 § 150 . gabuis port curuch C.C., Mon. Tall. § 66 . in tan ro gabsat na curaig tír, LU 6922.

(i) g.¤ dúnad, longport fixes, pitches (a camp): gabthe dunad les fris, Ml. 55c1 . co ro gab longphort oc Muaid, RC xxiv 178 § 6.

(j) chooses, assigns, fixes (a day, meeting, etc.): Do ghabh sé tráth rer teibi he has assigned a time for our destruction, IGT Decl. ex. 160 . gabsat la catha, BNnÉ 10.7 . do gabhsad ... lā cuinne, Duan. F. i 13.23 . do gabatar lá a cend mís do fhregra chatha da cheile, L. Chl. S. § 12 . rogabadh coinne, Expugn. Hib. § 76.

(k) takes up, sets about, begins (an employment or occupation), usu. with vn.: gabais eigsi corbo sui, ZCP xiv 154.11 . Nás rogaibi gním cen gáis, Metr. Dinds. iii 48.13 . Ó rogabsat ... tochmarc Túaige, iv 58.17 . is é cles do ro ghabh an ingen ... dona hógaibh, RC xxix 110 § 4 . gabais cluche arísi, LU 1715 . gabaid ... imbirt a dornn foraib, TBC-I¹ 431 . gaibig (gabaid , LU) immān līathrōide riam darin nārmaig, 455 . rogab formalad na sin (sic leg.) began to extol the weather (Four Old Irish Songs), Rawl. 107a3 ; ni ragab si labrath cid acht, Irish Texts i 2 § 3 ; 14 § 42 . dianragabsa dībrugud isin tailm, 1054 . gebid cách díb ... leod ┐ letrad, TFerbe 728 . ro gab ... scaindred ... int ṡluáig, 732 . geibid glanad na hadba, Metr. Dinds. iii 246.61 . Cid imma ngabthar trebad ?, ZCP viii 112.17 . rogab torad tercugad, rogab talam olcugadh, ZCP vii 309.9 . do ghabadar na díbfergaig teichedh, SG 10.11 . o ro gabhus fogail, Moling § 16 . gabur aile do denam the fence is begun, Laws iv 70.24 gl. With infixed pron. anticipating the object of the vn.: romgab mo thēdi toghaois my wantonness has commenced to beguile me, Ériu ii 16 § 5 . Is labar tonn mara mair. rusgab in gaim comgabáil winter has begun to arouse it, Otia i 125 . Rosngap an mpachlach griseth the churl began to upbraid them, ITS ii 124 § 98 . (Cf. atároí astód he fails to stop them, LU 6793. ) Also gaibid for gaibid oc and gaibid fri, qq.v.

(l) conceives (a passion or emotion) the mental state being the obj. of the vb., a later construction than (e): gabaid feirg Cathal, MacCongl. 51.27 . geibhis aitricche ndiochra inn, BNnÉ 323 § 35 . rogab ét ingen R., Metr. Dinds. iii 94.13 . dogob nairi an ingen, iv 12.13 . gor gabh risin Fhein format, ZCP xi 43 § 44 . na gabh ... crith re gríoghail, ML 100.20 . an ní fá ngabhaim gúasacht, Studies 1921, 419 § 10 . co ngebtais ... ecla reimi, TTebe 2390 . ro gabustar-som uaill ... de-sin, RC xliii 14 § 7.

(m) thinks, infers . Sometimes with oc and refl. pron.: rogab a menma-sum robad budi la Grécu, LL 231b18 ( TTr. 1057 ). rogab a menma conad e Ænias in fer, Aen. 1591 . ni gebad delb eli dib acht `... would form no other conception of them but,' CCath. 782 . conid assin rogabad a tichtain a nelaip ciach, RC xii 58.9 . nī asa ṅ-gabtha, anything from which might be inferred, Rawl. 75a49 . ar mírbuil dino as gabtha do churp in Choimded dul isin tegdais foriatta, LB. 195a42 . Very frequent in Laws Comm. in this sense, e.g. Is ass gabar sin it is from this that that is deduced, Laws passim . na gebed ... nech aicce co mbad ... (= nemo putet ...), PH 6144 . na ragbam accaind ar dhíles na hindmusa do-ratait dúin (= ea non debemus retinere privata ...), 6123 .

(m 2) takes down from dictation; edits (?): Nicol hua hIceadha do gabh a nGaeidilg, NLI G2 248 . Ua Dubthaig do gab ┐ do scríb, NLI G5 f. 5v . See Angus Matheson Essays 88-89 .

(n) conceives (offspring). Common in later Church language. sul ar ghab sí C. ina broinn, SG 1.9 . Géabhair mac ón Athair, A. Ó Dálaigh i 7 . do bhrigh nach gabhthar ón Spiorad Naomh acht Mac Dé, Eochairsg. 120.5 . do gabhadh ón Sbiorad naomh, Ó Héodhusa 7. With object unexpressed: Gabhais an ógh ón Athair, A. Ó Dálaigh i 1 .

(o) g.¤ for, with refl. pron., takes (a burden, responsibility on one's self), undertakes . geibid foraib faisam in meic, TBC-LL¹ 934 . geib-siu ḟort na ticfa d'ḟortacht ... fer n-hErend, 4668 . gabaim-si immorro form ōn Coimdhe co nā ba lugaite di (= do) rath, ACL iii 309.14 . gabhuid sin ortha fein they undertake to do that, BNnÉ 159 § 16 . gabait forro ferta ... nach fétat do dénam dóib, FA § 28 . gabh ort mo choimhéad, Dán Dé iii 19.

(p) g.¤ co, with refl. pron., takes to oneself, receives, cf. TSh. Glossary. Leg. assumes (?): gabaimse cugam a breitheamnaibh nach tarrus aos láime, O'D. 1700 ( H 2.12, No. 8, p. 1 ).

(q) takes a path, etc., traverses, reaches: Is mair[g] mairg ... gabus in athgairit-si dochumm n-iffirn, PH 7608 . conar inna aithrige dia mbeth nech nodagabad, Ériu i 200 § 24 . rogabhsat an clochán astech, v 94.2 . an t-eolass comcoitchenn gabus cach docum an oilen, BCC 234.23 . gabhait in fhairrgi, Fl. Earls 8.19 . With neut. aff. pron. as cognate obj.: gaibte (.i. teit) Moling, Fél. 152.13 . gaibt[h]i sīar she goes west, ACL iii 1.15 . gaibthi inund, Ériu ii 24.7 . gaibhthe ... docum na meithle, Lism. L. xii 2.

(r) provides for, holds, celebrates (a festival): is de sin no geibed Flidais cach sechtmad láa di feraib Herend do bóthorud dia thoscid ocon Táin, LU 1631 . Conchobar ... fessin no gaibed in samuin dóib, Ériu iv 26 § 14 ( LL 106b30 ). a menain si con-gabaind an Chaisc dōib, Irish Texts i 7 § 23 .

(s) becomes, suits (late): is olc ghabhus tú h'atán `badly doth thy hat become thee,' TD 38.48 .

(t) ? legal phrase: is mor nodcuri ┐ nodgabai fein id dhalaib `greatly dost thou put thyself and take thyself (?) in thy causes,' IT iii 201.1 .

II Intrans.

(a) goes, proceeds, extends: gaibid in rí condeissid forsin cholcaid, SG 414.7 ( LL 279b10 ). gebid ... sair, RC vii 300.1 . car ghabh an crodh ?, xxiii 10.6 . rogab remi ar ammus mara, TTr.² 146 . ar fágcbail tslebi San C. ... gebair ... co mainister manach, Maund. § 49 . cualli iairn isin brutt ... co n-geib on gualaind go araile dó so that it extends, TBC-LL¹ 5387 . gaibid ind ōcben chucu draws near, RC xiii 375.18 . cor' gabh in clais sin ó imell an longphuirt co caladh in mara sís, CCath. 1740 . gabhaidh iar sin anfadh for an ath a tempest passes over the ford, RC xliii 86 § 87 . gabh go dún Í Dhonnchadha, Gofraidh Fionn i i 15 ( Ir. Monthly 1919 ). An ruibēr gabus go Louāine, Fl. Earls 64.15 . doirsi tré ngabhann an Críostaidhe, Ó Héodhusa 14. With imm surrounds: coro gabsat immut uli `es hatten dich umgeben alle,' TFerbe 47 6. Fig. dogabsat ara coradaib `they turned to their sureties,' Ériu v 116.47 .

(b) settles, lands, takes up one's abode (esp. of the founder of a religious community): co ragbaiset hi trácht Fuirbthi they landed on F. strand, LU 6921 ( BDD 53 ). co ro gabsat i mBrēntrācht, ITS xliv 12 § 379 = gabsat Brentracht, LL 1466 . gur' gab isin bruach eli, CCath. 2616 . anadh ait a ngabadh fom mo c[h]urach, Anecd. i 72.203 . ara ṅgabtais i purt Semeonta, LL 219b46 ( TTr. 200 ). gabsat ... hic Temuir, ZCP viii 305.25 . mad beich rogabat and `if it be bees that have taken up their abode there,' Laws iv 168.27 . sruth. ... ro gab for brú amnis (of an anchorite), Fél. 42.36 . is é gebhus i rRind Ruis B. `it is he who will found a community at R.,' RC xxvii 274.4 . Asi sin aimsir roghabhasdair F. ... a Sliabh Ealpa, Hy Fiach. 18.7 . a ndíochur as in maighin i raghbhaiset (of troops encamped), AFM iv 902.26 . gabsat ann-sin co mucha lai ara barach, RC xliii 62 § 63.

(c) holds out, remains: ro gab ina chind co maeth-tráth éirgi arnabarach (`behauptete [das Haus],' Wind.), TFerbe 393 . gabus C. ina righi ... cu tainic in bodhith, RC xliii 12 § 5.

(d) Grammat. t. is declined: ionann ghabhuid (i.e. fine, aicme, etc.) d'úathadh ┐ d'iollradh, IGT 37 n. 6 . A fig. use of (a) ? Cf. Clann Charthaigh 's gach gné i ngabhoid `each of its species,' TD 32.15 .

(e) holds sway, reigns: dia éis ro gab C., Arch. Hib. ii 85 § 48 . ro gab ós Mide, 82 § 6 . na ríg rogabsat ō Chimbaeth co C., ZCP viii 326.17 . espoc S. .i. cetna comharba roghabh iar Finnén, Lism. L. 2633 . gebaid mac in duinn nadeig, Fen. 150.16 . BNnÉ 254.10 .

(f) takes hold, takes effect: as tene gabus gu grod `a spark that kindles quickly,' Ériu iv 212.11 dinin disail for gair gabhaidh takes effect on a short [syllable], Auraic. 1547.

III Perfect forms with neut. inf. pron. (ron[d] gabus, ron[d] gab, ron[d] gabsat) are used in O.I. and survive in Mid. I. as periphrases of the pres. ind. of subst. vb. in nasalising relative sentences, esp. after `amal' or its equivalent. In origin an idiomatic use of I (a), i.e. `I have taken it,' GOI § 781. Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 436 . Phil. Soc. Trans. 1899, p. 12 . nobiad chách amal rongabusa as I am, Wb. 9d25 . ceín rongabus i carcair as long as I am in prison, 23b18 . ni fitetar amal rongab they know Him not as He is, 27a11 . [ita] rongab scientia lib as there is s. with you, 6d12 . rongab remcaissiu Daé dinaib dulib, Ml. 20c3 . fobíth rongab torsum ┐ tortum, Sg. 172b1 . amal rongabsat in túisil olchenæ hi tuiter, 71a11 . co ceoluib ┐ ligbothaib amal rongab fo[r]na seacht ndealba ind richid, Ériu ii 106.14 . anruth ... ni nascar fair, amail ro gab rig Erenn, Laws iv 358.19 ; 334.6 . atat araile pectha ... sicut rongabsat fingala, RC xv 488.5 . is maith rongabus fritt I am good to thee, LL 249b1 . is si in derbhfine amuil ro gab bruinne in duine, O'D. 548 ( H 3.17, c.436 ). mar ro gab mét a sochraiti because of the number of their host, Cog. 66.23 . Cf. amail ro gaba (pres. subj.) as it may be, as for instance , O'Curry 2298 ( Eg. 88, f. 22 [23c] ).

IV sings, chants, recites; declares (cf. similar use of canaid). Oc cormaim gaibtir dúana, Thes. ii 295.16 . nosgaibtis for clais they used to sing them in choir, Ml. 2b7 . tre ailli gaibther re proinn, Wb. 28c20 . gabis ailli (gl. benedixit), Thes. i 495.1 ( Ardm. 77a1 ). gabais doib inna rundu sa sis, LU 3307 ( SCC § 11 ). gébdait mecc beca na runda sin, MacCongl. 17.16 . ro gab ceol, Fél. Nov. 27 ; Ep. 114 ; 173 . dogabsat gloria glan aingil, ZCP viii 114.7 . Aedh ... do ghabadh moran dana, AU iii 196.21 . is de gaibthi igitur it is of this that he says `igitur,' Sg. 26b7 . dorumenatar combad fou nogabthe isint faithsini (sic leg.) they thought it was uttered in prophecy, Ml. 35b18 . gaibthir tra déde isin testiminse two things then are treated of in this text, Wb. 16d7 . gabar in pater i sanais, PH 7995 . in tan gaibther ecnaircc neich, Rule of Tallaght § 21 . In leigenn gabur co hard, Ériu v 22.9 . geib t'aiccept, a mic `repeat thy lesson,' Fél. 12.19 . cidbe gabus sin for nim no liun ní bia irchoit de (of an incantation), Laws i 2.22 Comm. `Rogaub an rand sa dam dia gabāil doid-se.' `Gab!' ol sé, ACL iii 1.16 .

V Further uses with preps.

(a) g.¤ ar

(1) holds back, restrains . connā gebethar ar lúamairecht lám dó, TBC-I¹ 1872 = TBC-LL¹ 2528 . na maidid in t-echt, noco ngaba fo thrí ar a anáil until he thrice holds in his breath, Mer. Uil. 135 . neach nach gabhann ar a ghuth, Ir. Monthly 1927, 308.3 . ar mh'osnaidh an uair ghabhuim, Ir. Monthly 1927, 361.41 . gabail ar a fual, Mon. Tall. 147.21 . gabam ar ferge (ḟergaib MS) fīrbruth, ACL iii 321.5 . aithchim ... gabháil díbh ar bhar ngáiribh ... restrain your laughter, Content. xvi § 88 . distrains: gaibter ar a fine comfocus do, co nimcuimet aire, O'D. 2180 (cf. Laws iv 128.5 ). g.¤ for = g.¤ ar: ni raigebthar fort you will not be stopped (i.e. from giving largess), LL 277b6 . dia ṅgabad forsin rúin if he tried to hold in the secret, Ériu iv 32.2 . dia roghabhduis inniu fora n-ítaidh ..., Lism. L. 4404 . Cid forsna geib glas na slabrad ?, ZCP xiii 274.3 . nach gebhtha forra tocht an conair, Hugh Roe 36.20 (10a) .

(b) g.¤ de hinders, holds back: nī gēbasa (gebsa LU) dīt ēm I shall not stand in your way, TBC-I¹ 1588 . ní gebam dít trí ḟornert, TFerbe 83 2. mani gabtáis na mórchoicthi díib, TTr.² 1092 . ma dethbir gabus de if necessity prevent him, Laws ii 58.16 Comm. mine gabad naire dim, Aen. 680 . Also with direct obj.: ní boi ní nogabad díbsom tabart fochaide foir, Ml. 33a5 . Nicongebsa ón dítsu ón cid cossin n-echaire théisi I shall not hold you back, TBFr. 314 ( LL 251a40 ). nī gabt[h]ar dím dul cech conair, ZCP iii 33.18 .

(c) g.¤ do:

(1) sets about, undertakes: do gab dá admolad, SG 309.5 . rogabh A. ... do comrag la F., ZCP xiii 174.33 .

(2) attacks, `goes for': dobeir cesti do chách et ni maith less cia gabthar do, Wb. 29b5 . rogabsat dó ar gach taeb, ZCP vi 79.26 . gabar doib co taethsat ann let them be pressed, MR 128.1 . ra gabhadh dhóib ... do chlochaibh, TFrag. 146.15 . ib. 186.7 . mad gabtha gāi dūaine dō, Bruchst. no. 28 .

(3) covers, fits: con-gebethar dóib o thaul co aurdorn (of mail-clad horses), TBC-LL¹ 2544 . con-gabad do o thana thaib co tiug a oxaille, 2561 . clíabinar ... co ngebethar dó co barrúachtar a dondfúathroci, LU 6557 . go ngabhadh dhó ó fhosadh-mhullach a chinn go a cholpa, ML 112.

(d) g.¤ fa attacks, charges at: ro ghabh fotha amhail faol fo chaorchabh, TFrag. 166.8 . ra ghabhsat ... fo na Loclannaibh, 174.13 . ? gébthir fo mac n-imraichni, Imr. Brain 27 § 57 (see EIL 217 ).​

(e) g.¤ for

(1) assails; attacks: ar gebaid in scol for aréli `one school will attack another,' Wb. 8a7 . gabsait do lorcuibh ... forro, Marco P. § 148 . gebtait forn, Rawl. 132a53 ( Cymmr. xiv 114.13 ). ra gabastar de chlochaib ... bar feraib hE., TBC-LL¹ 4618 . (ar = for) roglac bata ... ┐ rogab orra, ZCP vi 57.26 . Keat. iii 1430 . gabhaidh dá earball air, TSh. 2608.

(2) begins, sets about: gabsat for ól ┐ for aibnius, TBC-LL¹ 999 . ro-gab for toirsi moir, PH 3025 . doghabh for tairchetul, Lism. L. 929 . Marco P. § 114 . (ar= for) rogab ... ar buain in ghuirt, Ériu v 116.2 .

(3) overtakes: gabaid adaig forra, BColm. 78.1 .

(4) outshines, beats, defeats: rogab do chlú for a chlú, LL 50a31 ( Hail Brigit § 25 ). gebthar oirb a dtir nEireand you will be defeated, MR 62.20 .

(5) includes, comprehends: cia hænfocul gebes forna ceit[h]ri ernaili ind Auraicepta, Auraic. 1260.

(6) rules over: gebaid do ṡil ar Erinn, YBL 329a12 ( TMoméra 152.9 ). gēbaid for Liphemaigh, B. in Scáil § 31 . gabhaiss foraibh finnuibh coruibh, ZCP viii 197.6 . gabais for dōine domnaib, Ält. Ir. Dicht. ii 10 § 5 . mór ríg ro gab for Mide, Arch. Hib. ii 82 § 2.

(f) g.¤ fri:

(1) holds out against, prevails over: ni gebat frib ... i cathaib, SR 4835 . ni gébat frit' gnuis ṅgargdai (sic leg.) buidni borba barbardai, 5015 . ni gébad fri feta in serriti óc amulchach sain, TBC-LL¹ 1961 . ni ragbad riss no resistance was made to him, TFerbe 322 ( LL 255b27 ). nícon gébtar cath no comlonn frit, RC vi 183.10 . xviii 181.z (Tig.). gebaidh side fri dam (of a fence) `it will be a defence against oxen,' Laws iv 112.6 . claideb ... frisna gabtís lúirecha, TTr.² 1000 . ni gabtha friu ar a n-aicenta (of women) they should not be impugned (?) for their natures, Thurn. Zu Ir. Hss. i 20 § 11 . gabhaid sealad fri ḟeoil ... ar crabhudh they abstain from meat, TFrag. 124.10 . an tan no-gabdais caingni fer nErenn fris when the affairs of the men of Ireland were too much for (i.e. harrassed) him, ZCP xiii 262.15 . nocho ragaib Find ra ech `F. did not rein in his horse,' RC vii 294.87 . do chogainn crann a chraois[i]dhe (sic leg.) ... go a hionnsma, ionnas gur ab é a cró cruaid ... do ghabhastair re a gheal-dhéadaibh that offered resistance to his teeth, ML 62.19 . nochor béo-sa īarum oc gabāil fris nī bas sīriu, RC xiii 383.8 .

(2) warns, threatens (?): rogebad frind dia caithmis co fuidbemis bas ( LB 110b51 ), MacCarthy 52.15 .

(3) receives, welcomes (?): ro ghabh O Ferghail fris, ┐ do rad ferann dia cethraibh, AFM iv 1018.17 .

(4) commences: gabais fri grisad Cuind, LU 3169.

(g) g.¤ imm

(1) withholds, hides, conceals, refuses, refrains from: is annssa do dāinib gabāil im rūnaib rodochtaibh, Otia iii 49 § 9 . ba galar ... don gillu gabāil im a rūn, 48 § 5 . mian mna torrcha ... ocus ar daigin secdachta ro gabadh im in mbiadh, Laws i 180.6 Comm. ma ro chuindigh sí in biadh, ocus ... is e a fer ro gob im in mbiad, iii 550.14 ; 552.4 . doni eisinnroic don airchindech, mas e gabus uime, v 120.15 . duine do fédfadh maith do dénum ocus gabus uime gan a dénum, SG 40.33 . táinic in fer ros-buail (sc. in liathróit) ina diaidh. Rogab in cerd uimpi, the craftsman refused [to surrender] it, ZCP iv 240.10 . mad ro gabustar gataide im in fiadnaise if the thief withheld evidence, O'Curry 536 ( H 3.18, 265b ).

(2) Leg. distrains (in the matter of) : gaibead imme co n-ímcua `let him be distrained until he fences,' iv 128.4 = gaibet aire, O'D. 2180 ( Rawl. B 487, 66a2 ).

(3) Leg. makes good, compensates, condones (?) : o gebus iman fogail sin, Laws iv 16.13 Comm. foghal no fuaibread duine do denam, o bus cara no coibdeileach do no gebad uimpe, conad ínann do ocus no gabad budein ímpe, 16.18 Comm.

(4) adheres to (?) : mas tria comraiti rucustar ... in gu-breth (sic leg.) ocus ata ac gabail impi if he deliberately gave the false judgment and persists in it (?), Laws iii 304.8 .

(5) refl. dresses, arrays (oneself): lasse gabas immbi (gl. cum ... induerit), Wb. 13d22 . gabais Fráech immi cona muntir, TBFr. 351 ( LL 251b27 ). geib imut is imthigeom, SG 363.28 . Ériu v 156 , 178 . corragbat impu that they may dress, iii 100 § 24 .

(h) g.¤ in assails, belabours : ni gebthar inniut ... rotbia falti, RC viii 52.16 . tallsat in slaitt as a láim cor gabsat ina chend di, PH 3299 . gabhuid do ṡnáthaduibh i súilibh Lionóideach, Hy Fiach. 336.11 . gur ghabhadar da ngaothaibh ann, Keat. iii 3255.

(i) g.¤ la

(1) accepts, sides with, stands by : co ragbatar fir Alban leō ar connalbus, Otia ii 88.1 . gabhaim-si ... let (in answer to an offer of marriage), ZCP vi 283.3 . gab lind mar bar bfilidh féin, ii 348.19 . gin go gabhthasa leam, x 286.9 . gabhaidh Dia leis tar a locht `God forgives him spite of his sins,' A. Ó Dálaigh l.3 . feadh mo ghalair níor ghabh leam Pádraig ... P. did not help me, Dán Dé xiii 5 . ro ghabh an tír ... la Tepoitt, AFM vi 2012.28 . mo rí Gabhra an ngéabhadh lam, TD 12.11 . do ghabh ré n-a dhearbhráthair mar mhac `adopted ... as a son,' Keat. ii 5008 . gabhuimsi lé Pádraig (i.e. instead of the Reformers), Mac Aingil 4333 . prouensi ... gabhus le rīg na Fraingce, Fl. Earls 12.13 . Cf. 190.24 (fri).

(j) g.¤ oc (1) sets about, begins : ro gab ic fostud ... in t-ṡlúaig, TBC-LL¹ 470 ; ib. 1494 . gabaid oc neméle moir, ┐ oc aithrige, PH 814 . gabaidh ... ac snechta, SG 35.8 . gabhmaoid ... ag iompódh a intinne `we attempt ... diverting his mind,' TD 8.27 . (2) sides with, stands by ; passing into sense is partial to, lets off : gab got c[h]omarsain mad fann, ZCP vi 272.3 . dlegar ... co ro-gaba ... ic na fannaib, PH 4157 . a Césair ... ro gabhsum acut, CCath. 541 . sellach slan ... gaibes oca cach nirt ocus cach folud an onlooker (at a deed of violence) is exempt if he comes to their support (i.e. of the injured parties) with all his strength and substance, Laws i 242.7 . gabuid ac lucht mo cille, BCC § 277 . a thigerna, gab agum forgive me, ZCP vi 94.30 . TSh. 3593 . nach gabhann an bás ag druing ar bioth dona daoinibh (i.e. does not pass over), TSh. 50 . gur geb (v.l. gab) gá gáeithib | fúair gach fer a dháeithin díbh till he spared (?) his darts, IGT Decl. ex. 644.

(k) g.¤ ós gains supremacy over : mórrí ... ro gab os Herind, LU 4041 . ro gab ós Mide mongréid, Arch. Hib. ii 82 § 6.

VI Is used in combination with a number of nouns. See achmusán, áilges, aiss, athgabáil, cairdes (alliance), 1 cath, 1 cet, cíall, coinne, comairle, commairge, desimrecht, fáilte, flaithius, forbais, geis, gnáth, goim, 1 grád, 1 gráin, greimm, inad, lám, leithscél, maidm, merg (rust), nert (also trén, 1 treise), ríge, tech, 1 tír, tuinide.

íarmi-foich

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Forms: iarmafoich, iarmifoig, íarmifóich, no-n-iarfaig, iarmindochad, iarfaig, n-iarfais, iarfais, n-iarfastar, iarmidoísed, iarmifoistis, iarmifoiset, iarmifoset, iarfassat, riarfact, iarmfacht, iarmofocht, iarmoracht, iarmifoacht, iarmofuacht, immafoacht, immafoucht, iarfoacht, iarfacht, iarfach, riarfactatar, iarfachtatar, iarmifochtatar, iarfachta, iarfasti, imfacht, atfócht, confóchta, bar-íarfacht, íarfaigid, fíarfaigid, fíafraigid, iarfaigend, iarfaithigh, iarfaigid, fiarfaighthear, bhfiafruighthear, fiarfaigh, fíafruigh, no-iarfaigind, ḟiarfaiged, n-iarfaigea, íarfaighear, n-iarfaiged, bhfiafraigheadh, iarfaigfet, fiarfóchad, iarfoc[h]a, iarfaigthea, fíarfocha, fiabhroighesa, ḟiarfaigis, iarfaigis, fiafraigh, fiarfaigustar, ro-iarfaigsim-ne, iarfachsat, fiarfaigetar, ro-ḟ[i]arfaighsid

v indic. pres. s. 3 iarmafoich, Sg. 198b3 . iarmifoig, Ml. 70c6 . íarmifóich, RC ix 482.x . no-n-iarfaig, Metr. Dinds. iii 276.1 . impf. s 3 amal iarmindochad , Ml. 58c7 . ipv. s. 2 iarfaig, SR 6976. subj. pres. s 1 con iarfus, SR 7837. s. 3 dia n-iarfais , Arch. Hib. ii 74 § 69 (= LL 184b19 ). iarfais, Metr. Dinds. iv 104.39 . pass. dia n-iarfastar , O'Dav. 1329. subj. past s. 3 iarmidoísed, Ml. 32a5 . pl. 3 iarmifoistis, Thes. i 498.15 (Ardm.). fut. pl. 3 iarmifoiset, AU i 90.15 = iarmifoset, RC xvii 172. y . iarfassat, IT i 69.13 (= LL 259b38 ). pret. and perf. s. 3 nád riarfact , Wb. 2a18 . iarmfacht, Mon. Tall. 144.18 . iarmofocht, 159.20 . iarmoracht, 133.7 . iarmifoacht, TBC-I¹ 549. iarmofuacht, TTr. 1291. immafoacht, LU 1757. 8544 . immafoucht (? immafouacht), RC xii 72.13 . iarfoacht, TBC-LL¹ 1107. ra iarfacht , TBC-LL¹ 194. SR 3093. ro iarfach , CRR § 12. pl. 3 nád riarfactatar , Wb. 2a19 . ro iarfachtatar , Anecd. ii 54.z . iarmifochtatar, 49.18 . verb. necess. iarfachta, Thes. ii 295 §3 . iarfasti, Trip.² 2513.

With confusion of preverbal particles : imfacht, TBC-LL¹ 1769. atfócht, 4249 . confóchta, 412 . bar-íarfacht, MU² 511.

In Mid. Ir. conjugated as a weak verb, íarfaigid, with prothetic f-, fíarfaigid, and with metathesis, fíafraigid. pres. s. 3 ros iarfaigend , Ériu v 221.13 . iarfaithigh (leg. iarfaigid), Anecd. i 62 § 102. pass. s. fiarfaighthear, TD 39 § 10. 'na bhfiafruighthear , TSh. p. 160. ipv. s. 2 fiarfaigh, TD 2 § 6. fíafruigh, Kings 1 xxii 5 . impf. s. 1 no-iarfaigind, PH 2621. s. 3 no ḟiarfaiged , Lat. Lives 93.7 . subj. pres. s. 2 co n-iarfaigea (gl. co n-airlither), LU 5991. pass. gé íarfaighear , IGT Decl. ex. 1909. subj. impf. s. 3 dia n-iarfaiged , Laws i 96.4 Comm. dá bhfiafraigheadh , TSh. 1148. fut. s. 1 iarfaigfet, PH 1802. fiarfóchad, O'Gr. Cat. 470.13. 2 iarfoc[h]a, CCath. 4082. sec. fut. s. 2 ni iarfaigthea , Ériu v 20.25 . do fíarfocha , Mer. Uil. 279. pret. and perf. s. 1 nar fiabhroighesa , ZCP vi 105.1 . 2 ro ḟiarfaigis , Acall. 2854. 3 iarfaigis, LU 8535. ró fiafraigh , TBC-LL¹ p. 733 n. 3 . ro fiarfaigustar , Laws i 252.22 Comm. pl. 1 ro-iarfaigsim-ne, PH 2290. 3 ro iarfachsat , PH 1959. ro fiarfaigetar , TBC-LL¹ p. 135 n. 18 . ro-ḟ[i]arfaighsid, KMMisc. 315.6 .

(a) With direct object, seeks after, inquires about (somebody or something). Followed by DO or DE governing the person inquired of. DO is regular in the earlier language. In Mid. Ir. it is partly replaced by DE : huaire nád riarfactatar dia, Wb. 2a19 . huaire nád riarfact `since he has not sought Him,' 18 . cid iarfachta ni insa `though it be to be asked,' Thes. ii 295 § 3. ni ed iarmafoich-som, Sg. 198b3 . bé ḟind ... imma curaid cossenait immat ardríg iarfassat many the high-kings who will seek (her), IT i 69.13 (= LL 259b38 ). it hé inso inna edbarta iarmifoig som, Ml. 70c6 . amal iarmindochad `as he used to seek it,' 58c7 . [i]armifoistis gl. inquessituri sint, Thes. i 498.15 (Ardm.). ro ḟiarfaig a brathair fócetóir `he enquired at once for his brother,' IT i 128.9 . fíarfruigh bríathar an Tighearna aniugh, 1 Kings xxii 5 . do fíarfocha-do choin thou wouldst ask for thy dog, Mer. Uil. 279. ro íarfacht scéla dó, Trip.² 1408. íarmifóich ní nách aithgenaid-si, RC ix 482.x . ra iarfacht fiss ┐ fastini de, TBC-LL¹ 194. is e no-derscnaiged dam cech ní no-iarfaigind de, PH 2621. ro íarfacht in gaíth do Benén I inquired of Benen concerning the wind, LU 9242. no ḟiarfaiged M. ainmm ┐ aimsir a chesta in martír hísin, Lat. Lives 93.7 . senchas cía lín noniarfaig `what company asks us the legend,' Metr. Dinds. iii 276.1 . asbert ... nambad iarfasti a chiniud la cách no one would inquire about his race (i.e. he would not be famous), Trip.² 2513. iarmífoiset ... sil Mescáin, AFM i 238.8 .

(b) With no object expressed, makes an inquiry : ni iarfaigthea amlaid | da festa in anmain idain, Ériu v 20.25 . ma fuair nech dia n-iarfaiged, ocus ni ro fiarfaig if he found anyone of whom he might have inquired and he did not inquire, Laws i 96.4 - 5 Comm. intan fogeba nech dia niarfaidhedh, ii 52.7 Comm.

(c) Followed by a direct or indirect question : amal bid nech iarmidoísed dosom cid ara todlaigther inso ... as if someone had asked him, Ml. 32a5 . īarfacht M. do helair... dús ind gebad..., Mon. Tall. 128.14 . iarfacht dóib Samuel. ... `cid ta[ch]thi Día for coimdeid ?,' SR 5529. ialmifóchtatar side dóib cía dolluide, Imr. Brain § 64. iarfais nech and cía díne rogab in insi `some one might ask,' Metr. Dinds. iv 104.39 . ro fiarfaigustar Senca cia ainm, ar se, na mna..., Laws i 252.22 Comm. dia n-iarfais nech ... cia, Arch. Hib. ii 74 § 69. cu ro ḟiafraig do aen do mhoghuibh Failghi cait i mbui F., Lat. Lives 64.10 . immafoacht dó `cía mulend so ?,' LU 1757. ro-iarfaig de : `cuin,' ol se, `tanic in himagin,' PH 207. iarfaigis in fer cetna ... : `Indat facsi don purt ?,' RC x 52.13 .

(d) consults ? : do cach cheist chialchaid rotchná | iarfaig in Pedamachá, SR 6976.

1 íath

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Forms: iath, iatha, iath, iaith Chuirc, n-íath, iaithe, iaith, iaith

n Orig. u, n. n s. iath nAnann, O'Curry 1409 (< H 3.18, p. 635 ). g s. iatha, Laws i 254. 19 Comm. n p. araile iath , O'Curry 416b (< H 3.18, p. 229a ). Later as o, m.: g s. cláir-iaith Chuirc , Keat. Poems 1467. g p. na n-íath , LU 3558 ; and as ā, f.: g s. gach iaithe , O'Gr. Cat. 663.13. d s. san iaith engaig, 518.9 . ar iaith , Keat. ii 5728.

land, country; territory, estate : quia est `iath' ferann ┐ `iath' mind, RC xx 156 § 5 (ACC). i rrigiath .i. hí ferann ind ríg nemda `in the royal land' (gl. i rrichid), Thes. ii 349.39 ( Hy. v Comm. ). ala n-i.¤ ... .i. ala ferann, O'Curry 416b (< H 3.18, p. 229a ). is `í.¤' sean-ainm gach feruinn, Metr. Gl. 14 § 28. `iath' ferann, `iath' cloth cin coll, `iat[h]' cloc ocus `iath' cochall, 3.8 . cotluid ... do nimiath iarna croich .i. is amlaid doluidseom co i.¤ nime iarna chessad, RC xx 270 § 92 (ACC). ranic i.¤ nad adaig aiccesdar `he has reached the country (where) night is not seen', § 34. oll .i. mor, ut est dar i.¤ olla imrulla .i. ro eimerluaidhestar tar feranna mora, O'Dav. 1314. bit araile i.¤ ar deitin fri saegal naenfir .i. bit araile ferainn ┐ bithar ina naititin re ré saegail aenfir estate, O'Curry 416b (< H 3.18, p. 229a ). māl adrūalaid īatha marb `ein Fürst ist in die Gefilde der Toten dahingegangen,' Ält. Ir. Dicht. ii 6 § 1. rostriall ... | i n-iathaib aidbli aniuil, SR 3526. in sudigud bias i n-i.¤ (glossed: .i. hi tír) Sion, LU 578. no sirfed Herind na n-í.¤ | d'íc meic Connaid, 3558 . ech ... athechtai í.¤ n-etarmaige eter mothru ┐ amréthi, 8632 . trebfait iathu Emna, LL 122b36 . rop ḟerrde int apstal ōnd i.¤ (v.l. ond fhiadh) `from the place,' Ériu ix 45 § 7. re techt a n-i.¤ n-ecomlainn `lorsqu'il s'avance sur le champ de bataille,' RC xliii 26.24 . gurbo sgarthain c[h]rīche re cinedhuib ┐ gurbo delugad iatha re h-aicmedhaibh ..., ML² 1114. ladronn leointe gach iaithe `robber despoiling every land,' O'Gr. Cat. 663.13. ar na clannaib ba shia cennas san iaith engaig Fhódla so, 518.9 . is tréigthe ar iathaibh as fhearr | sléibhte iathair na hÉireann, DDána 74 § 43. ro cruinnighsiot na hiatha ┐ na haicmedha roptar coimhnes dóibh rempa ┐ na ndedhaidh `the [inhabitants of the] lands and the tribes in their vicinity collected behind and before them,' AFM vi 2316.3 .

In many poetical names of Ireland: Iath nAnann .i. Eiriu .i. Anu mater deorum, O'Curry 1409 ( H 3.18, p. 635 ). cuicir druad ... | is ferr taraill i.¤ fuinid, Acall. 2541. fa éanchnoc d'I.¤ Úghoine, TD 4 § 16. ar n-ionnarbadh ó i.¤ Ír, DDána 46 § 5. tréanfhlaith Mhachaire Caisil is cláir-iaith Chuirc, Keat. Poems 1467.

COMPDS. ¤aicenta (? aicenta natural) whose land is uncultivated: otha Osghleann iath-aicenta Umhaill ` well-known ,' MR 104.5 . ¤bla (bla land, place): ōen-ocht mblīadan do Āed Ollán macc Domnaill ōs īathbla `over the meadowy land,' Arch. Hib. ii 48 § 7. ¤bech wild bee?: Ceand Esgrach na n-aballgort | adbha dona hiathbeachaib, BB 292b14 . ¤bog: ó chrích iathbhuig Almhan `of Almha's fertile meadow,' TD 16 § 28. ¤garb: neach do chosain an eang iathgharbh `the rugged district,' AFM vi 2240.7 . ¤glan having, or surrounded by, fair lands: eass ardmor, iathglan, imreasnach, MR 104.12 . 'mon ccaomh-fód iath-ghlan fairsing, BNnÉ 251.4 . isin purt iathglan gorm gle, BB 23a47 . cenn cosnamha ocus cabhartha innsi iath-gloine Erenn, MR 96.3 . ¤gorm: ag díon Eirenn iathguirme `in defence of green-soiled Ireland,' O'Gr. Cat. 465.20. a bfiadh Eirionn iathghuirme `in the land of Erin of green meadows,' Studies 1919, 438 § 2 . ¤mag level land, plain : co toracht íath-mag n-Érend, Metr. Dinds. ii 30.52 . fo īat[h]maige mórglana, Ériu iv 162.10 . fonenaig Hérenn íathmaige `he purified Ireland's meadow-lands,' Thes. ii 322.8 ( Hy. iii ). i n-óen na n-íath-mag n-aníuil, Metr. Dinds. iv 66.108 . brōnaig eōin cach īathmaige `of every meadow-field,' Ériu vii 2.y . ¤maigrech : Ere iathmaighrech `salmon-bearing Ireland,' Ériu viii 10.27 . ¤mass expanse of territory: ri c[ria]thras usce n-an, n-úar | for iathmass na n-al n-ollmuad, SR 42. for cach n-iathmass, 7938 . ¤phort landing place?: corogab íath-port nÉrenn `till it found a level shore of Erin,' Metr. Dinds. iii 192.38 . ¤shliab mountain territory: dáeine for bru m'iathsleibe, Anecd. ii 20 § 5.

1 immaig

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(Mid. Ir. ammaig, Mod. Ir. amuigh) (lit. in the plain). Adv.

(a) of place without, outside, on the outside: oc fennad lóig ḟothlai for snectu i.¤ , IT i 71.15 . goromarb menn moeth immaig, SR 2845. an i.¤ stay outside, Lat. Lives 6.2 . éoin ... tecait di chlocaib ... in mara móir immuich, TBC-LL¹ 1330. is trebad i.¤ mo threbad my householding is a householding in the open (I am without home), TBC-I¹ 533. claideb ... ar a etaig i.¤ anechtair, TBC-LL¹ 5274. cocluinet in guth i.¤ , Metr. Dinds. iii 80.44 . co r-facsat leth-marb amuig he, PH 111. dún dorus na huama il-leth amuich, 351 . rochomergedar na sluaig iter thall ┐ amuich, TTebe 2198 . tar ceann leithe Mogha amuich `on behalf of L.M. which is extern,' O'Gr. Cat. 534.5. cuirfe tú pic uirre astigh agus amuich, Gen. vi 14. onoir fhoirimiolach ... na taoibhe muigh, Luc. Fid. 210.7 . Fig. : foracabsom lethchosmailius immuig `he has left out half the comparison,' Ml. 37d10 .

In Laws, in fer amuig lit. the man outside is used for plaintiff (see Laws Gl.) : in fer amuigh .i. in fechem toicheda, Laws i 118.9 Comm. So without fer : itir comaithe ata in slicht so ocus cin dethbhirus amuigh no thall innso `this is a case between neighbours and no necessity exists on the plaintiff or defendant,' ii 60.12 Comm. In follg., seems to refer to the man distrained upon or attacked : ara toraib cach a slan .i. de amuig .i. in cach do rat in apad ani no slanaige on cach dia toibaig athgabail `from the defendant,' i 184.3 Comm. acht masa gó-nascairecht ro indsaidh air, slan don fir amuich cach fogail dodena ac dichur de in fir ro indsaig air, v 148.18 Comm. Cf. tall.

abroad, from home: acht an ccéin rabhaitt amuigh | rí Érenn da bfriothāilimh, ZCP viii 116 § 12. tūarustal tōisigh amuigh, 116 § 15. tāinic lā a-muigh da Mui one day when M. was abroad, ACL iii 245 § 30. cia baili i fail i.¤ | drochmac Iesse aṅgbaid ?, SR 6137. gat do denum amuich `committing theft in another country,' Laws i 56.15 Comm. gan comrac atigh nō amuich (of lions) `fighting neither at home nor abroad,' Ériu iii 145 § 25. cuiris dá dheisciobal déag ... fá chríochaibh éagsamhla ... ┐ tug orra anmhain amuigh seacht mbliadhna, Keat. ii 51.

immaig a (ó) remote from, away from: Cathal amuigh a Maenmach, ZCP viii 226.27 . is la Colmán mac Lūachāin dechmad an dūine amuig (amuid MS.) a Purt na hIndsi `outside P.', BColm. 52.23 . is iongnadh misi amuigh | ó chléir an easpaig eolaigh, Arch. Hib. i 93 § 1.

Fig. imfocht i mbai nech ... fria hobair immuig who had not taken part in the work, RC xv 316 § 20.

imm ... immaig round about, surrounding: imon múr amuig `around the wall outside,' MacCongl. 37.35 . imman mbaili imoig, Ann. Conn. 1225 § 22. isin bith fá mhuir um an mbith amuich, RC xxiv 380.z .

leth immaig di excepting, without: is mimaisech a milledh leth a muigh da bur ndainibh uaisle `when your nobles are not present,' RC xix 120 § 82.

taobh amuigh ... de apart from, except: taobh amhuigh dhíom ní bhfuil Dia ar bith, Isaiah xliv 6. ar in taep amoigh d'ainm in pāpa ..., Fl. Earls 178.26 .

(b) Extended uses : issiat ubla is millsi amuigh `they are the sweetest apples that grow,' Ériu iv 114.3 . as binn le Crist guth in chluicc | in cach reilic amuig a mbï in whatsoever (?) churchyard, ACL iii 233.20 .

immarchor

Cite this: eDIL s.v. immarchor or dil.ie/27740

 

n o, n. later m. vn. of imm-archuirethar.

(a) act of carrying, carrying about, bearing; treating of (a proposal, etc.): is do i.¤ chóre dotíagat `on an errand of peace,' Wb. 5a5 . in fír ... Cormac do imorchur chóre frib-si, Ériu iii 136.43 . muinter na sacart ... | oc immarchur na n-anart, SR 4886. cethri drolaim di ór dron | asind airc dia hi.¤ , 4310 . ḟer a himochair (of the Lúin Celtchair), BDD² 1248. imarchor auptha carrying a love charm (regarded as a punishable offence), Laws i 176.3 . raglésait a n-graigi ri i.¤ lochta na crích ... co airerphort na hAthaine, TTr. 1109. ocot imorchor as cech bailiu i n-alaile, Cáin Ad. § 6. amail táncatar na dá anmanna allaid do imarchur cuirp Pátraic dia chill, BColm. 60.29 . Gilla na Naem ... fer imorchair na honchon, Ann. Conn. 1316 § 5.

Fig. supporting; support: columhain marmair fo a lar dia himarchar, Marco P. § 17. immorcor is connailbhe | im cech n-áenduine ar talmain support (?), Anecd. ii 22 § 5. ? ma targuidh in tathair in tiumurchur ocus ni etur on aite in biathadh ocus an eitiu is amuil tachur a soaltur cin deithbirius, Laws ii 168.18 Comm. (in a parallel passage, ib. 16 , ti[d]nacal is equivalent to iumurchur).

(b) errand, message; used also of the object of the errand, the terms offered: berar imarchor comai úan dó .i. ra mbía comméite Maige Murtemne, ..., LU 5586. adfét dó in n-imarchor n-ule, 5604 . luid Fergus ... forsin nimarchor n-ísin, 5625 . imarchor n-athisc fer nErend i mbéolo Fergusa do Coin Ch., 5623 . arfoím Cú Culaind in n-imarchor o F., 5651 . ni thetus nech ... no thisiuth frissind imorchor n-isin ingi Fergus with that proposal, IT i 145.9 .

(c) act of casting, throwing, plying, practising: imurchur .i. imbert, O'Curry 871 (< H 3.18 , p. 391b ). ? To this: teóra búada aradnachta ... .i. léim dar boilg ┐ foscul ndiri[u]ch ┐ imorchor ndelind, TBC-I¹ 1893 (cf. MU² 250 ). imorchor sleg, BDD² 1054. ba forggaine for cách a cluiche etir imarchor liathráite ┐ rith ┐ leim, RC ix 454.18 .

(d) act of ferrying, being ferried; a ferry, passage: im ethur bis oc imorcor a purt i port `a boat which ferries from bank to bank,' Laws i 126.1 . dodechoid ... i nInbrur Múadi fri beolu mara ... et benedixit inn imorchu[r] sin, Trip.² 1582. atáthur ac cur long ┐ lestur a purt imurchuir srotha Stix, CCath. 1462. co toracht in n-i.¤ ┐ na fuair i.¤ o Chummain, RC xx 50.7 . immurchor dam ┐ eolus `(give) me ferrying and guidance,' RC xx 48.19 . bai Caron ag imorchor Aciron ina luing, Aen. 1312. ni tabrad Caron ... immurcur doib tar sruth, BB 433a31 . mar nach biadh uisce ná himarcor etarru ┐ lethanbruachaib a lebarduthaighi, Caithr. Thoirdh. 77.29 . lotar som forsind imarchor (a n-indtiuch, text) ngnath, RC x 90 n. 12 .

(e) act of being carried, moving about, wandering, straying: co rrabe tri thráth cen dig cen biad, acht 'co immorchor ón taíb co araile, Sc.M² § 3. robui Fingen for imurchor sechnon na Herenn, Anecd. ii 9.17 . nocon fétaim imtecht ... go fagar m'imorchor co socair `till I get myself carried comfortably,' Moling § 38. ? Here: i.¤ erlam `ready conveyance' (?), Triads 239. imarcur bai fair in gilla co Cend Corad the messenger had to be carried, Cog. 146.2 . rostimort gaeth ... | co hEirinn ar iomurchor, Leb. Gab.(i) 18.8 . gonus tarla for iomarcor (.i. sechran) gus an aiccen mór budh tuaidh, 72 § 43. robo chian dó ... for echran na hardbochna ┐ for imarchor an oicein, Stair Erc. 265. ní rolúaide ... | a imchoss nó a i.¤ `he must not stir to roam or to stray' (of a horse), Metr. Dinds. iii 454.58 . dorigne [in t-each] a imarchur ┐ forḟacaib a srian, RC xv 482.10 . dogéne in Daghdha tinchetla ... for Ealcmair ... ┐ dobert imarcora (.i. mearaighthi) móra fair, ZCP v 523.19 . cid nodmedru-sa a ingin ? | cia imarcor ind menma[n] ?, ZCP xiii 262.25 . iomarchur .i. mearughadh, O'Cl. iomarchur .i. unfairt, O'Cl.

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