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aimserdae

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adj io, iā (aimser) belonging to time, temporal: is cumair ┐ is aimserdai molad na n-ecraibdech gl. laus impiorum brevis est, PH 6061 . in pian amserdha . . . in pian shuthain, LB 279a54 . etargna ind láthair aimserdi, ZCP viii 176.23 . ó na piantuibh aimsiordha dhlighid ar son a ccionta, Mac Aingil 62 . [neithe] tiomperálta nó aimsiortha, Párl. na mB. 742 . mar chríochnuigheas . . . a bheatha san réim aimseardha so, TSh. 7636 . As adv.: cionnas do coimpredh go haimsiorrdha é (i.e. an Mac), mā tá sīordhaidhe?, Parrth. Anma 1381 . oibrigthe na trocuiri . . . co spiridalta ┐ go haimserdha spiritual and temporal, BCC 446.25 . an gluasacht sin da beth co haimserda `that that motion occurs at regular intervals', Ir. Astr. Tr. 58.x . i n-ar thomail biadh ┐ deoch go meinic aimserrdha periodically , Fl. Earls 152.14 .

In rhet.: beca berthair ith amserdaib dith slabrae slab comdetae, LL 13863 .

coimdettae

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adj io, iā (coimdiu) pertaining to the Lord, of the Lord; lordly . In religious contexts: in soscela comdeta, LU 2315 . a criol chuirp chomdeta (of Mary), Ériu i 122.5 . sollamain na gene coimdeta the Nativity, PH 6923 . i n-domnach in esérgi choimdeta (Easter Sunday), Ériu ii 200.8 . in chanóin chomdeta, RC xiii 74.14 . in sosccelai comdita, Fen. 2.14 .

Other contexts: ruithen a gnúisi coimdetae (Conaire), BDD² 1016 = LU 7379 . slabrae slab comdetae, LL 13864 (rhet.).

forcle

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Forms: foir-, fair-

n (far-, foir-, fair-) m. top-surface; a top, cover, lid (in wide sense): tria tholl fil i ḟarcli na cómlad (of a casket) LB 158a19 . comra ... co ḟarcle(?) ōir furri, 159a60 . crocán ... ┐ faircli criad do cur ar a bél, O'Gr. Cat. 179.14 . faircle comdaingen cloiche roboí ar in fi[d]chill ... ┐ faircli fuithe (of a stone slab), Acall. 7803 . rethid cosin carraic ... cora laí in farcli uachtarach di, LL 222b37 ( TTr. 407 ), of Hercules raiding the cave of Cacus) = a forcli u. don carraig, BB 416b19 . Of the patella or kneecap: faircle for glun, Auraic. 5008 . faircli ┐ esgat a lanomna in gluin, 5035 (= almnae 1854 ). cusna farclib glun (gl. cum genuclis), Gild. Lor. 183 . ḟaircledha a nglun, Dinds. 85 . de dislocatione genu ┐ rotuli .i. labrum anois don glun an tan ted asa inadh no don ḟaircle, YBL 349b30 . madh ē an faircli rachus as a inadh ib. 37 . Cf. foircli fer for foirclibh fer, TBC-LL¹ 5948 St (= forcléithe ... forcleithe LL. forclethi ... forclethi, TBC-I¹ 3550 . See forcléithe). (of Cú Chulainn in his frenzy :) benais béim ... don charput uachtarach fora forcli, LU 6460 = ḟorcli, TBC-LL¹ 2609 (`mit dem oberen Kiefer auf dessen Deckel' Wi.).

Fig.: atá clār talman ... aníss, ┐ atá faircle ... na firmaiminti foraínd anuass, ML² 1376 (= fairchle, ML 102 ).

f.¤ caille a plant name (?) : ba casmail fri forcli cailli nó sian sléibi a gruaidh, IT iii 186.13 = YBL 182a4 . Cf. cosmail ri forcleithi cailli cetemuin, Aen. 1926 (see forcléithe).

ro dhienbhlosgustair an pūdar ... co ttarlaic an faircle firleac [sic leg.] fionnaolta na feineistre ... don naoimhecclais iar n-uachtar shot the lintel (?) ... up above the church (?) (of an explosion in a monastery) Hugh Roe 288.27 (f. 76a) .

lecc

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Forms: leac, lecmuig, lecmaid

n ā, f. leac, IGT Decl. § 158.

(a) flat slab of rock or stone (freq. quailfied by lomm), flagstone, paving-stone: forruim a choiss forsind leicc, Thes. ii 310.2 ( Hy. ii 8 ); glossed . . . forsin chloich, Thes. ii 310.19 . foaid for leicc luim, 315.6 ( Hy. ii 31 ). leacc cloiche uas a chind (of a saint in his cell), Fél. 246.28 . l.¤ .i. ar lēict[h]ir sīs ┐ sūas hí. Nō lē bīd secc, Corm. Y 831. ros dechraig dó for licc glain / cach luib, SR 1925 . lecca . . . tentidi for lár in muigi sin . . . con loiscfed oenl.¤ díb in domun uli, IT i 191.8 - 9 (FA LB). adba l.¤ ṅgér Ross na mBrocc, LL 298a36 . dogó . . . lecca, léiccis cráobha (of Colum Cille), ZCP viii 198 § 16 . ag íarraidh bhric . . . / fa lic, IGT Decl. ex. 2025 (prov.). ris an leic do bhí a bhruinne / Rí an chruinne dá reic rinne (i.e. He was prostrate?), Dán Dé vii 10 . rinn lasrach leice Ifrinn, DDána 10.41 . an bhruidhean nach cuirre cnoc / do tuigheadh nach luime leac was so roofed that no flagstone was smoother, 119.32 . ar n-iompódh leice móire . . . dochum dhoruis an túama, Matthew xxvii 60 . gusin leic gcoimhlethain mharmair for ar lēicedh corp S. Laurāis, Fl. Earls 194.18 . pabhal .i. leaca, Eg. Gl. 510. ? leac ubhuill, ITS v 160.24 (leaca, MS.). By extension of a metal covering: teg talman foí anís ┐ l.¤ imdaṅgen íarnaide fair-side, MU² 809. Fig. condaecmaing dar leic a hochta do Ecsi ilgradhaigh, Anecd. ii 54.1 . do ghoin an leic air mo lár, 23 G 24, 326.9 . ar leic luim an lóir-ghníomha, TSh. 829. Of stone tablets for writing on (but see Bergin, Ériu xii 217 ): dicetul na filedh .i. i lecaib `in inscriptions', Laws i 38.4 Comm . do scrib-sum iat a lecaib ┐ i tuiblib `slates', iii 88.16 Comm . anmanna dá threibh dhéag I. do sgríobhadh ar dhá leic—sé treabha ar gach leic dhíobh, TSh. 450. Confused with lia, q.v.: líog mhór mharmuir ag an slógh / bhí meádhachan na leice ortha anuas, Oss. iv 276.19 . an chuid aca bhí fán lic shíos, 21 . roscrib i taiblibh ┐ i llegaibh, Auraic. 44 = lecaiph, 2329 . Attrib. g s.: fochen Conall / cride licce, Sc.M² 15 .

With qual. g s.: beir let licc clochi . . . / co rucsa limm, licc n-aili, SR 1593 . daurthach bec . . . ┐ l.¤ cloiche ara belaib side, LL 287b43 .

(b) Of the bed-rock underlying earth or water: co ngeiltis a ḟér . . . co grian ┐ co leccaibh loma secha sís, ZCP v 501.2 . fogeltat eich C. fér co húir ┐ connici na lecga lomma, TBC-LL¹ 551 (= na clocha, TBC-I¹ 249 = LU 4735 ). cach inber . . . ba lecca lomma lántirma dara n-éis, MU² 274 . gus an leic ainmhín, aggairbh . . . os ur eassa ruaidh `rocky ford', AFM vi 2030.z .

(c) tombstone: fo leic na rīgh at reileic, Ériu ii 166.44 . a lec-sa leptha Gúaire, 164.21 , cf. 166.29 . gabais . . . lāidh oc in leicc amail no beith Fergus bēo ann, ACL iii 5.y . gnúis Derbfhorgaill fo licce leirg, Ériu v 212.103 . an leac farbh' éigin dheit dul (to Christ), Dán Dé xxviii 30 . mo chorpán fán lic, Keat. iii 1666 (cit.). leac, túma a sepulchre , Eg. Gl. 437.

(d) altar-stone: dufáid a l.¤ inna degaid hisin tailich sair, Trip.² 781 (= lapis altaris, Colgan, Trias Thaum. 130a ). foracaib Patraic fairend dia muntir occa licc i nDomnach Patraic, Trip.² 788 . ar gcur na haltóra ar uisge / . . . / tig an leac tre lár na mara, PBocht 10.46 .

(e) kneading-slab : bla cumaile lec ┐ losat, Laws iii 274.18 . in ní fora certaigenn a fuine . . . .i. a lec fuine, iv 10.23 Comm .

(f) l.¤ aigreta, l.¤ aigrid (later oidrid, oidre), l.¤ ega ice-floe, sheet of ice, ice : sruth snechta . . . co leccaib oigreta, IT i 191.31 (FA LB). geisidh lec uar aighreta / ag maidm tria gáir na Gairbe, Anecd. ii 24 § 10 . co ndechatar for leicc oíghridh a n-Inis Mochta, RC xvii 365.z (Tig.). aigh anacnata . . . go n-imthiaghdais . . . locha ┐ aibhne . . . arna lecaibh eagha, AFM iv 900.z . buinne lán do lic oighridh, IGT Decl. ex. 2024 . do fhás leac oighre . . . ar an sruth, Atlantis iv 142.z . blodh mór de leic-oighreadh, Eochairsg. 112.14 .

(g) In names of particular stones: tanic . . . for licc na ṅgíall i nEmain Macha, TBC-LL¹ 4725 (corresp. to Duma na ṅG., TBC-I¹ 2987. Cf. Dinds. 1 § 12 , § 13 ). Lec Patraic . . . .i. L.¤ Cathraigi fora n-ordnigtea na rig ic Caissel, Lat. Lives 55.8 . Raith guth aird, in baili adta Lec Patraic aniu, Laws i 2.4 Comm . ráncatar . . . conici in Licc . . . ca hainm na glasslicci móri seo? Lecc Commairt Chnáma sin . . . uair is furri brisfiter do chnáma-su, RC xiii 66 § 68. Of coronation stone at Tara (see also s.v. 1 lía): téid dá reic re taobh Teamhrach / Aodh Eanghach ag Leic Luighdhech, L. Cl. A. B. 71.4 . Cf. a Líg Luighdheach, 72.24 . do-gheibhthear a labhra ó leic Laoghaire, DDána 109.5 . ar Leic na Ríogh, Keat. iii 168.

(h) Meaning obscure in phr. Lecca Lis (Luigdech): leacht Conrúi hi Sleib Mis / lecht Lugdach fo leccaib leis (glossed: .i. e féin ro marb hi cumaid a mna), RC xxiii 319 § 10 = lecht Luighdech fo leccuib liss (glossed: .iii. lecca liss Luigdech .i. gress ┐ ruicci ┐ mebul), 324 § 10. mani betis Leca Luigdech Lis / eoin bic Baile rot betis, LL 18197 (= mainbad . . . , ZCP viii 107.6 glossed .i. ruici ┐ athis). Cu Chulaind do bith i n-iṅgnais / dirsan menbad leca lis, LL 14479 ( Ériu v 210.51 ). menbad leca lis Lugdach / lasa rumnad cach ṅderba / ba romoch ar n-étarba / fri mac na Tri Find Emna, LL 14480 ( Ériu v 210.52 ). ? Cf. .iii. bellum in hoc anno gesta uno, et possito ergense ecc leccam lias, AU 532 (i 44.12) . See lega.

Common in nn. loc., see Hog. Onom.

(i) l.¤ ós crú, name of a defect in horses: lec os cru, Laws iii 6.6 Comm . labram annso do bacaide coss deirid na n-ech .i. cnaimspedain . . . ┐ lec os crua, Celtica ii 52 § 20 (`ossification of the lateral cartilages', note).

Of stone in the kidney: l.¤ in árain gl. lapi[s] fulta, Ir. Gl. 246.

(j) Metaph. in Laws of something which is irreversible, `an act or deed which binds the persons indissolubly', O'Don. Suppl.; period of prescription(?) (but see Bergin, Ériu xii 217 ): is i cetna leac astuga (leg. astuda) cacha sealba, a lan logh; is i in leac aile, a hubairt ar anmain; is i in leac aile, a torind do flaith, Laws v 498.9 , 10 (i.e. the three `leca' that make binding (a transfer of) ownership are that its full value was paid for the property, that it was given as an offering to the Church for prayers for the dead, or that it had been marked out by the ruler). cetna leac .i. in cetna luige .i. ar is e in cetna ni amail lic, astus dilsi caca feraind . . . in leac aile .i. in luige aile . . . amail leic, 500.2 Comm . cisne tri leaca robaid nad fuaslaici dliged na fuigeall, na fasach, na fir n-aicnig? Eibirt nemda, . . . ; chis comdidean fria triar; sendliged forrsaide sine sencuimne, 450.1 Comm . ní bi lec robuich (sic) cach fuirech forécnech forcible detention does not constitute a lecc robuid, O'Curry 428 ( H 3.18, p. 233a ). duruth cét bliadain. ruthrod tri cóeccait bith .cc. robith .ccl. lecc .ccc. . . . ochtrach .dcccc., O'Curry 21 ( H 3.18 p. 9b ). ate a tri ro-suidiche (leg. -igthe) deimnigthe cach deirb-dilse do comed,—leac leanmanach, no chuir, no ratha inforais, Laws v 498.5 . leac leanmanach .i. leic (?lēic) leis a somaine ó bias amlaidh sin, O'D. 1340 ( E 3.5, p. 19 ).

COMPDS. With adj. ¤bán: assa lár l. `white-paven', Metr. Dinds. iv 82.27 (of Coire Breccáin). With subst. ¤cloch: in dorus ele . . . ┐ lathar (= lóthar) leccchloiche fair a stone trough, Mer. Uil. 226 . ¤aile fence of flat stones(?): ind leacaile apaidhe, IT iii 102 § 186 (but see EIS 238 ). ¤mag flag-strewn plain : mac in Leithdeirg don Lecmaig (: Bretnaig), ITS xxxix 176 § 27 (lechtmair, lecmuig, lecmaid, etc., v.ll.). See brath, bél.

mías

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Forms: méis, mias, mias, m.

n ā, f., (<mēs < Lat. mens-a, Pedersen Vgl. Gr. i 208 ) a flat board or slab (for supporting food, etc.), a table; a tray, platter or dish (as primitive tables were boards laid on trestles, the two meanings are not always distinguishable). in méis (gl. mensa), Ml. 61c10 . mias, Corm. Y 932. teisc [= Lat. discus] .i. mias, O'Mulc. 869. in gaill-m.¤ (gl. discus), Ir. Gl. 478. ? més, Éigse xxxvii 78 § 8 .

(a) a table in general sense, esp. for food: in mias . . . cosna bargenaib (of the Table of Shewbread in the Tabernacle), SR 4355. 'sin meis móir | co cethri crossaib dergóir, 4349 = co cetri cosaib, BB 242a45 , co cethri huillib, LB 121a35 . ro chuir cend dar cend . . . miassa na monotóri (= mensas numulariorum), PH 4393. ni théid do méis does not go to table, Mon. Tall. § 16. o ḟescor co fescor dlegar dul do meis (i.e. one daily meal at vesper-time), ZCP xiii 29.12 . saidid oc a meis sits down to table (to eat), ib. 19 . dessid Ísu ic meis, PH 5035. mar do bemís ar enmheis as if we were at the one table (i.e. together, close companions), ZCP vii 302.6 . is e lin dlegar im meis rígh Caisil at the table of the king of C., Trip. 266.11 . ilar deg-doene 'ma meis round his table, LL 149a16 . amus mesi `butler', Laws ii 24.18 Comm. dā foss mése Conaire table-servants , BDD 127. tri fuis meisi Medba, TBC-I¹ 2837. Of an altar-slab or table: a mias (.i. a altoir) i n-airthiur a tigi (prophecy concerning St. Patrick), Trip. 34.7 , cf. Lat. Lives 2 (= sua mensa), ACL iii 12 § 20 ; whence O'Clery: mias .i. altoir. cluicín mési Adomnáin, Cáin Ad. § 17. sacart meisi chaplain , Trip. 264.28 , cf. Acall. 488 , Lism. L. 4659.

(b) a flat dish or platter: dobert ind inailt in méis issa rígthech ┐ int éicne fonaithe fuirre, ZCP iv 43.24 = TBFr. 213. tuc mias dó ┐ bairgen furri, LB 151a33 . a immochur for méis lethain amal cech mbiad, PH 902. miassa airgdidi, Cóir Anm. § 70 p. 318 . doghní an ceard criadh mías, TSh. 889. Bothar na Mias the Road of the Dishes, Keat. iii 1034. (? Prov.) brocc Muman dar miasa Munster's sorrow over dishes (i.e. fasting in sight of food), LL 289b22 = RC xiii 446 § 28 . asbert friu ara ng[n]itis fri heri mías should do something towards the burden of dishes (i.e. contribute towards their maintenance), Dinds. 25 ( RC xv 325 ). Of patens used in religious service: ind oblæ forsin méis, Thes. ii 253.17 ( Stowe M. 65a ). dogníth altóri ┐ leborchometa ┐ miassa cethrachori in honóir Patraic (= patinos quadratos), Lat. Lives 24.

(c) a cover (for a drinking-vessel)? cuach lan do airgead ┐ m.¤ oir tairis, Betha Molaga (quoted by Meyer, Wortk. 128 ).

(d) a quoit (= Lat. discus): cluichi disci .i. cluichi meisi, TTebe 2469 . ro chuir in mēs, 2475 . Cf. O'Mulc. 869 quoted above.

Compd. ¤chuad a bowl or cup with a cover ( Wortk. 128 ). meit loṅgcore no miaschuadh, Anecd. i 53 § 26. conda-rainic a chuid a miaschuadh gach manaig, Fél. 94.11 . do buailti maide sgine ar an míaschuadh (measuim gurb soideach eigin práis no petair sin ina mbídis na miasa da ccoimhéud) no ar mheis fein, Rule of Tallaght § 92.

? slab

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ind dith slabrae s.¤ comdetae (rhetoric), LL 119b46 (= dith slabre slabir coindith (comdith?, Ed.), O'Mulc. 429 ). s.¤ .i. cumang, Metr. Gl. 32 § 4 . See slabar.

slabar

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adj o, ā narrow : slabrad .i. slabar-īad .i. īadad cumang .i. s.¤ cach cumang, eslabar .i. cach fairsing, Corm. Y 1153 . eslabar .i. slabrad oss labar (leg. ó's slabar, Ed.) .i. cumang, eslabar didiu fairsing o bronnad, inde gigas dicit dith slabre clabir coindith (comdith?), O'Mulc. 429 (= dith slabrae slab comdetae, LL 119b46 ). torc nach slabhar .i. nach cumang (B. na f.), ZCP v 485 § 3 (wrongly explained as `fairsing', ib. 488 § 6 ).

As subst.: ná rabur sel i slabraib `lest I be for awhile in straits', Ériu vi 114 § 2 .

slabir

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x see ? slab .

testach

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adj o, ā (teist) witnessing (?) ; famous, renowned: an sláb sáer-th.¤ `witness of noble deeds,' Metr. Dinds. iv 254.38 . oirrigh buainteasdach, Top. Poems 70.7 . dála Taidg ... degmeic chiantestaig Ch., Caithr. Thoirdh. 3.2 .