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1 mind, minn

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 mind, minn or dil.ie/32297
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Forms: mind, m., ṁmind, m., mínd, mínd, mind, miond, mind, mionna

n o, n. and m. n s. mind n-abstalacte, Wb. 20d6 . (with art.) a m.¤ , Thes. i 491.28 . a ṁmind-sa, Fél. Dec. 18. m.¤ n-óir, TBC-LL¹ 1557. n p. mínd, Ml. 18d14 . a p. inna mínd , Thes. ii 29.29 . For quality of final consonants, see Auraic. 4395 : mind iphin and (i.e. Ogham io). miond (mionn), pl. mind, mionna (anomalous), IGT Dec. § 60.

(a) a distinguishing badge or emblem of honour or rank , esp. one worn on the head, a crown, diadem , etc.: gl. insigne, insignia, Ml. 18d14 , 25d8 , 35d16 , 129c5 , BCr. 41c1 ; stigmata, Wb. 20d6 ; diadema, Tur. 95 ( Thes. i 491 ). m.¤ . . . a mund[i]tia .i. on gloine, Corm. Y 900. m.¤ n-óir budi in folt fordatuigither, FB 45. m.¤ doberar for cend miled (gl. bratium), O'Mulc. 123. barrin .i. m.¤ cind, Aen. 1587 (= tiaras, Aeneid vii 247 ). Worn by kings: stuag . . . os chind ind ordnide . . . amal m.¤ ríg, FA 8. adchondairc na riga . . . oc gabail a m.¤ for a cennai, TBC-I¹ 3464. dia mberad a m.¤ oir do chind na rigna, LU 4224. m.¤ rígda, PH 2118. By druids or sages: tri druide . . . co minnaib airgid (for a g[c]ennaib, Eg.), RC xxiv 144.7 . Anecd. ii 79.12 . is tre fir flaitheman rosaig cech dān mochtaide m.¤ suithe, ZCP xi 93 § 24 (perh. fig. apex of knowledge). By soldiers: a scabail fona minnaib sliptha soradhaircc `their helmets under their diadems' (? crests), Marco P. 61. ro bean a m.¤ catha dia chind helmet (?), D IV 2, 67rb10 . um armaib ┐ um mórminnaib ` crests ', Caithr. Thoirdh. 41.21 . Of other insignia: a dō secht ṅdeich . . . tuidmide dronmind dergóir (of bells on high priest's robe), SR 4506. minn duirn, Anecd. iii 307 § 20. claideb . . . ba m.¤ rígraide Inse Fáil, Metr. Dinds. iii 122 (cf. 2 mind). m.¤ do luir for a chend a laurel-wreath , Aen. 1027. Cf. Eochu . . . dofeid (.i. aisnéidh) fianna fo minnaib (.i. arraib), LL 393a53 = Ält. Ir. Dicht. ii 22 § 1 , where Meyer explains he leads warrior-bands under crowns (an allusion to winning the kingship); the gl. in LL seems = soldiers' pay (? sureties, oaths , cf. d).

(b) a halidom or venerated object , esp. something connected with a saint, secondary relics Peritia xvii-xviii 223 , Studies in the Cult of Saint Columba 138 ; freq. in religious lit. mo chros . . . minn co mbloidh, ZCP x 342.4 . scrin Coluimcille ┐ a minna olchena, AU 877. minda Colaim Chille .i. Clog na righ ┐ an Chuilebaidh ┐ in da soscéla, RC xviii 12.26 (Tig.). na seacht mionna battar . . . ag Maodhóg . . . .i. an Bhrec ┐ an Bhachall Branduibh, etc., BNnÉ 244 § 195. ceall co minnaib, Laws v 222.17 Comm. do chumhdach minn ┐ mainisdrech, Lism. L. 872. airdmhionn Connacht .i. an Buacach Patraig chief halidom, AFM iv 790.4 . gan leabhair náid mionna i reighléis, Keat. iii 2767 . Such halidoms were frequently used for taking oaths on and making compacts, see Plummer, V. SS. Hib. p. cv and n. 9 ib. iar comlugi fo minnaib Brigti ┐ Caemgin, LL 32a19 (scribal note above line). m.¤ cotaig (of a bell used for swearing a covenant), BColm. 26.21 .

(c) transf. of persons, commonly used of heroes, kings, saints: Moisi minn os betha barc, SR 3865. ar m.¤ n-axal `our diadem of colloquies' (of Colum C.), ACC 82 ( RC xx 266 ). mál m.¤ mór (of the druid Cathbad), IT i 68.16 . epscop Mel m.¤ rígi, Fél. Feb. 6. Feb. 12. Mar. 29. m.¤ slúaig (of Bress), Metr. Dinds. iii 218.23 . m.¤ teglaigh ┐ sloigh, Fianaig. 6.9 . m.¤ amra i[a]rthair domain, Cog. 30.16 . fuair-sum olc dia Mairt in m.¤ the hero himself met with disaster on Tuesday (?), Ériu v 246. 241 . a Muire, a m.¤ mormaisech, Ériu i 122.12 . a Mhíchéil mo mhionn!, A. Ó Dálaigh xxxii 11. m.¤ .i. uasal no suí, O'Dav. 1220. Of things: celebrad cóir . . . is m.¤ cach muid mōir the crown of every great work, Ériu i 64.1 . Folld. by defining gen.: mionn sgine a treasure of a blade, TD 33.2 . mionn saltrach a precious psalter , Gofraidh Fionn iii 14 ( Ir. Monthly 1919 ). minn sbuir, Ir. Review 1912 p. 471 § 6 . With gen. in certain stereotyped phrases: ba m.¤ mbetha (of a flock of sheep), Anecd. i 57 § 58. ba m.¤ craidi doib the darling of their hearts, BB 436b32 . ba m.¤ súla sloigh the cynosure , Acall. 147 (of a drinking-horn). mionn súla (of a weapon), TD 33.5 . mionn súl áille gach ubhaill, Gofraidh Fionn v 20 .

(d) an oath, vow , use arising from custom of swearing on halidoms; in earlier exx. the word refers rather to the halidom itself than the oath, but in time comes to mean `oath' in general; both senses are combined in follg. ex.: do ṡín . . . a lámh amach . . . do thabhairt na mionn ┐ níor ḟéad se a chrobh do druid fa na mionnaibh, Ériu v 98.6 . amail . . . dobertha mionna riu, ib. 140 § 130 . iar sarughudh . . . a mhind dó after he had violated his oath, AU ii 138.4 . tucatar cuir ┐ minda dó air sin `sureties and oaths', BCC § 256. tug rí Frangc a minna fon ændia cumachtach, ZCP vi 34.17 . minic dobheirim re bréig mionna an leabhair I swear falsely by the book, A. Ó Dálaigh xxxix 10. mo chéad-aingeal liom gach laoi | mionn nach caoi éadaingean í `I swear it is (? a surety that it is) no unsafe way', xx 15 . dobheara mhionna shall swear, Isaiah iii 7. do ben minna da ṡiair fa marbad uile he made his sister swear to kill them all, Maund. 82. Content. xvi 169. amail no betais d'áen-mindaibh (i.e. as if they had conspired together), Expugn. Hib. § 83. aingil nó naoimh do luighe mar mhiond, Carswell 219. mionna (defined as calling God to witness that one has spoken truth), Luc. Fid. 98.3 .

Compds. ¤a crowned king: saighfidh mindrígha, Lism. L. 2808. With adj.: míl ¤nár, SR 1210 (leg. mín-nár?). Mainchin ¤bán ` fair-diademed' (?), Gorm. Jan. 13. tocbail croiche caemh-Crist | in meirge moir ¤glain, ib. Sep. 14. Muchius ¤noem, June 15 .

1 scabal

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n o, m. and ā, f. (Med.Lat. scaphula, ACL i 318 . s.v. scaiblín). large pot, cauldron : scabhal .i. aighean no coire, O'Cl. ? scabhal .i. sgalán tíghe, ib. dobreth . . . tairr tuirc dō i scabul, Corm. Y 825 = í scábull, Corm. 27 (leithech) = i scabáil , Corm. Bodl. 12 . im scabul `the great cauldron', Laws i 124.4 , glossed .i. in scabel oll . . . in t-aigen bellethan, 134.1 Comm . hi fomailt . . . do scaibaile, 166.23 . scaball cocuis `cooking pot', iv 304.17 ( Críth G. 97 ). do bīud scabail food cooked in a cauldron, pot-meat (?), MacCongl. 124.38 . taul . . . ba mmóir scabail cairech, LL 252b30 ( ZCP xviii 296.8 ). ba mediter scabol tige a bolc, RC xii 86 § 92 . In npr. Ailill Ainechscabaille, Trip.² 1453 .

? Compd.: cromscīath gel (sic leg.) scabalbrec, TBC-I¹ 2338 (2 scabal?).

2 scabal

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n (with unlen. -b-) o, m. (Lat. scapula) collar, shoulder-piece (part of a suit of armour) : gabuis a lūirig . . . ┐ a sgabal (sic leg.) engach . . . im a muinél, Fianaig. 84.28 . gabhas an sgabal eangach . . . 'ma a ghealbhrághuid `shoulder piece', ITS xxiv 44.y . do gabad s.¤ féithgel . . . fighte uime tar uachtar a órlúirige `tippet', Caithr. Thoirdh. 39.33 . edir lúirigh ┐ sgabal ┐ chlaidheamh ┐ chathbharr, Ériu v 178.277 . gabhait na slúaig . . . a luirecha . . . ┐ a scabail cuana chumdachta fona minnaib `helmets', Marco P. 61 . ar scibadh a lúirech . . . 'sa s.¤ . . . mballghlas `shoulder-pieces', Studies 1920, 417.14 . dúntar órsgabal uichtslim | mun rígh, L. Cl. A. B. 98.145 . a thruaill sgabuil, Magauran 4340 . sgaball uinnleach óir chiumsach `an angular cape', Rel. Celt. ii 262.8 . le tait[nem?] an treansgabuill, 12 . máil na s.¤ `princes robed in armour', Ó Bruad. i 28 § 4 . do bhúail sé rígh Israel eidir altuibh an scabail `harness', 1 Kings xxii 34 .

Of women's ornaments: i n-eiric na sgabhal (leg. sgabal?) ┐ na slabhradh ┐ na n-ornasg do chuiridis fa (v.l.) na muineál necklets, ZCP iv 416.16 .

Of monks' habits: eter coilér a sccapail ┐ an nocht-bhruinne `scapulars', BNnÉ 89.14 . ettorra ┐ a sccapail, 16 .

? Compd. see under 1 scabal.

triubus

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Forms: trubus, triubus, triús, tribus

n o, m. trubus, triubus, IGT Decl. § 17 (71.16) . Later triús. See Éigse iii 238 . Also trús, Celtica iv 107 § 4 . trousers, breeches; hose: tribus gl. bracce, Ir. Gl. 324 . inair nó tribhsa gl. ruchta, Ériu ii 5 n. 81 . cona triubhus do bīud scabail fo cossaibh, MacCongl. 124.38 . do cris an triubúis, Rosa Angl. 274.17 . asaite imtecht a tribuis ┐ a cuarain ime, O'Dav. 1068. gan trubus gan bróig do boing | ar turus don chloinn óig ḟind, IGT Decl. ex. 724 . cápa lom is triubas lín, O'Gr. Cat. 637.36. bhur dtriúsa lobhtha lapa, Gadelica 46.367 . do ceangladh na daóine si iona ccótadhuibh, iona ttriusaibh, Dan. iii 21 . As n.pr. Domhnall ... tigherna Bregh ... as dó bo hainm Triubhus Fliuch, AFM ii 700.16 .