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feórna

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n a rush (plant): Hog. Luibhl. itharnnae .i. ith ┐ feorna .i. semend , Corm. Y 735 = ... .i. ith ┐ feornae .i. o rotuimter nō ithid feornae, O'Mulc. 766 .

ítharnae

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n io (1 íth + feórna) a rush light, candle: itharnnae .i. ith ┐ feorna, .i. semend, ar it glaine, ┐ ith na cethra notēged isna cainnle apud ueteress. Aliter: ith ┐ ornnae .i. orn orgain .i. orcuin itha, Corm. Y 735. i.¤ .i. ith ┐ feornae .i. ō ro tuimter. nó ithid feornae, O'Mulc. 766. adann .i. āenītharna ... ītharna | mad dia tecma i llīthadba | ..., Corm. Y 69. Equated with cainnel: tri imglaice do cainnlib cona toimsib techtaib, ocht nduirn a fot cach itharna, Laws ii 250.z . fot cach itharna .i. fot cacha cainnli dib iar na roinn da dluighi do chur itha innti, 252.14 Comm. seot hi luchair nae .i. oen ithornae do thabuirt for flaith i tech, O'Curry 878 (< H 3.18, p. 393b ). ní sorche suilse ind ítharni (marginal note), ZCP viii 175.18 .

seim

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Forms: seim

n n, n. later m. seim m. g s. [seama], IGT Decl. § 41.7 .

a rivet : búi Creidne cerd fri dēnam semand issna gāib, Corm. Y 975.5 . semind .i. sēm ō ind (s.¤ coa hinn, v.l.), 1149 (cf. séim co hind, LL 186a29 ). lágen mór . . . .l. semmend trethe, LU 7702 . scíath cróderg ro brecad do ṡemandaib findruine, BDD² 967 . bruth .i. s.¤ gae, O'Dav. 197 . bidh égcomluath taithmiuch in druing briathar ┐ bédis tuaghnadhmann semen, 397 . go ro lúpsatar . . . a slega ó a rennaib (sic leg.) go a semannaib, TBC-LL¹ 3813 . sleg . . . co cethrachait semmend i suidigud a hindsma, LL 237b43 ( TTr. 1551 ). fidba cen ṡ. (one of three dangerous things of which warning must be given), Triads 172 . nī dílfa sin s.¤ saighde ort that will not repay you an arrow-rivet (i.e. you will not get the least return for it), ZCP vi 272 § 9 . ro sníit a slegha da semannaib `were wrenched from their rivets', Manners and Customs ii 241 n . go cceithre seamonnaibh ag a chomhfhosadh for an ccrann ccomhdhaingean, CRR² 26 (78.21) (of a croísech). benaid semanna chleath cáol | gremanna a táobh each fá íor, IGT Decl. ex. 1142 . semeann .i. seamanna, no tairrngeadha beaga bhios tré chro sleighe, no ga isin gcrann aga ndaingniughadh re aroile, O'Cl. a nail : dearg a throigh i dtarrla an s.¤ , Dán Dé xxvi 7 .

Fig. of people : budh anbhfann dóibh greim an ghlais | is a sheim óir 'na fhéagmhais 'weak will they find the grip of the lock since its golden rivet is wanting', Giolla Brighde 22 § 1 (on death of Gormfhlaith, daughter of Domhnall Mór). Hence a supporter, follower (?): semend .i. laoch, ut est cét semenn cotnoi .i. is dé dlegar tobach for Luighne dontí cométas cét laoch nó cét ceile nó cet gaisgedhach, O'Dav. 1437 . Cf. semanna .i. cumdach no dín; no semanda .i. ceile no rath, O'Curry 2064 ( H 4.22, 66b ) (i.e. a man's vassals and stock are `rivets' to him, Plummer MS. notes). is ē crō randtar ar līn semmann: trīan do crū deirbfine . . . ┐ trīan donaib flaithib . . . ┐ trīan don tslūagh nodsaig leo-sum, Ériu i 215.9 .

Compds. ¤chló a rivet, a spike : sect semann-clui uriarainn co remet medoinmeoir miledh in cach s. arna sadudh . . . tre cro-innsma gacha craisigi, CCath. 5308 - 9 . ? ¤chrann: dia gelgae airgide ┐ di semcrand (sic leg.) snasai indib de credumae `two smooth riveted shafts', RC xii 60 § 16 . ¤fhoebrach: an cú glan seamfhaobhrach seang, DDána 112.11 (: ghearrshaoghlach). ¤laigen a riveted lance : cona semonnlaighnibh siothfoda slinnlethna, Hugh Roe 142.11 . ¤lúbtha with bent rivets: slega . . . seamlúpta, MR 238.26 .

simin(n), seimen(n)

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Forms: sibin(n), sifin(n), sibhean(d), sibhin, sifind

n i and ā, f. Very variable in form and inflection. n s. also sibin(n), sifin(n), etc. (see infra). sibhean(d) f., IGT Decl. § 54 . sibhin m., § 207 (sifeand, sifind, lochdach aráon). Cf. 1 sima, 4 sim.

(a) a rush : itharnnae .i. ith ┐ feorna .i. semend, ith na cethra notēged isna cainnle apud ueteress , Corm. Y 735 = isna simnib, Thr. Ir. Gl. 24 . simin .i. séim a hinne, 40 . ara-letha bun cacha simne iarna airdbe cutruma graine . . . `das untere Ende jeder abgeschnittenen Binse gleich breit wie ein "Korn"', ZCP xiv 355 § 13 = Laws ii 252.1 . tuc dō mess ndub a draignib, | tuc airgib sub ar sibnib `sie gab ihm mit (Liebes)-zeichen (?) Erdbeerfrucht auf Binsen', Bruchst. 69 § 161 . tolgdæ do tholgdaib simend, O'Mulc. 815 . ro bátar .xu. bonsibne i lláim in meic brecderg sin ┐ delg scíach a cind cach simni díb, BDD² 1128 - 9 . crithnaigset a charíni imbi imar crand re sruth nó imar bocsimin fri sruth, LU 6444 . ni con ro bai ina chorp áit forsa roised (sic leg., Ed.) rind simhni nad bad tregdaithi, TBC-LL¹ p. 671 n. 3 . curcais ard immbe . . . tri fichit traiged i ḟot cech bocṡibne dib, Alex. 655 . conid rogab serg ┐ galar de, co luid hi seimnib sirgc de became like withered rushes (?), ZCP iii 2 n. 6 . noi sibinne rindglasa luachra, Laws v 276.6 Comm . re (sic leg.) heiteall na nén agus re gluasacht na sibheann, Atlantis iv 158.20 . ro gabh Berach simhin luachra . . . ┐ ro coraigh im bragaitt in mairbh, ┐ atracht focéttoir; conidh desin atad sibhne Beraich go brath, BNnÉ 42 § 86 . an Bhanna 'sa himle ag Áodh | sibhne fanna tréna fér, IGT Decl. ex. 1365 . an sifind leisin sín dte | do ṡín san ḟritheing reimhe .l. (because of the -f-), ex. 2172 . do boic-shimnibh doronad [na histada], .u. ceme déc fod gacha sibhne `bulrushes', Marco P. 49 . `seimhin a black-headed bog rush; schoenus nigricans,' O'R.

(b) a reed : seimin gl. fistula, Ir. Gl. 211 . do ṡeimnib ḟásas anaici mara (of the Crown of Thorns), Maund. 14 . do churetur coroin ima chenn do sibnib mara, 16 .

(c) a corn-stalk : ben acc dógh arbha . . . ┐ do gabh seimhin ar lasadh (simha, v.l.), ZCP x 14.18 . conā fārcaib in gæth sifind tuga, MacCongl. 11.15 .

(d) rope or binding made of rushes (?) (cf. 1 sim), hence fetters, bonds (?): do fhuabair [in Clárach] simhin ar na saorclannaib, Caithr. Thoirdh. 17.19 . ? To this: criss mobíí | niptar símne imm loa, Three Hom. 106.z . ben ler mhaith í fá fholuigh | oruibh do chaith sí a sibhin, L. Cl. A. B. 90.88 .

Compds. ¤buide yellow with rushes : imín Siuír sibeanbuidhi slain, IT iii 80 § 55 (simenbuidi, v.l.). ¤ḟliuch wet and rush-grown : srath d'faigsin isin Imleach | gan an sraitsin sibheinnfliuch, IGT Decl. ex. 1012 .