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as-toing

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Forms: astoing, etech

v (* ess-tong-, Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 652 ) refuses (lit. swears away from, removes by oath). Indic. pres. 3 s. astoing diib `he swears away from them i.e. he clears them by oath', Críth G. 496 and n. brimon smetrach .i. ainm nemthiusa dognīat filid im nech atatoing who refuses them, Corm. Y 149 . fer a.¤ cach recht .i. eitches gach duine um biadh `a man who refuses (hospitality to) every class of person', BCrólige 43 . ben istoing cach richt, Laws v 176.4 . astoing .i. eitches, O'Dav. 139 . nicon eitig nach n[d]aim `he refuses not any company', Laws v 76.11 . cairi fir nacon eitid cach reacht, 238.20 . Subj. 2 s. ni ettis nech cen a domanches, LU 3488 ( SCC 26 ). 3 s. ni fuiben enecland arain dar daim techta; ar ni heitech do neoch mad o daim techta ci as-to i.e. it is not a(n illegal) refusal if a person refuse a company in excess of a lawful retinue, Stud. in E. Ir. Law 52 § 25 . ata-tó .i. eitech . . . ar ní heitech do nech mana [cin a] daim techta cidh istoo, O'Dav. 139 . cia isto, Laws v 172.16 . ni briugaid m'asto nach berthar enech, O'Dav. 1527 . Pret. and perf. 3 s. Petar apstal, aurtaig tor / . . . / atc[h]uitig fa thrī, ba col who denied thrice, ZCP x 47 § 22 . atguitigh .i. era nó etach, ut est atguitig in scoaire co fa thri, O'Dav. 39 = at-cuitigh, Ériu xiii 24.19 . (With substitution of preverb) rom-cuitigh, Ériu lix 126 § 8 . Pass. sg. adcuitecht in gilla im ōegedacht lasin filid, Otia ii 86 § 2 . pl. Riach ┐ Cosdub adchoitechta [im] na ingena, LL 22531 (= eitigthear iad imna h-ingenaib, RC xvi 275.30 ).

Vn. etech.

Cf. etchid, ustaing.

3 brí

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n Apparently abstracted fr. bríathar. Expld. as word, speech : bri ┐ rethor .i. breuis ┐ orathor (`orator. This gloss seems an etymology of . . . `brīathar',' n.8), O'Mulc. 159. bri .i. briathar ut est tisca bri ban finn .i. tinnscedal uim briathra na mban fia[l] nó taithnemach `i.e. word', O'Dav. 232. `b.' (brigh, brídh, v.ll.) briathar, Metr. Gl. D 17 , Lec. Gl. 261 , Stowe Gl. 235. brí no brígh .i. briathar, O'Cl. bri .i. briathar (in expl. of brimon smetrach ), Auraic. 1329. See bri(a)mon. bricht .i. bri ocht .i. ocht mbriathra and, 1427 . bricht .i. brigh a hocht .i. brigh briathar .i. hocht mbriathar and, 4482 . dobértha bretha co mb.¤ (: haenmí), Acall. 7430. ? co mbríg (bri, v.ll.) deóraid, Metr. Dinds. iii 184.15 . bri cen dochta (glossed briathar co ttegoscc no co munadh, note 1), Leb. Gab.(i) 194.11 . ? Cf. LL 37044 cited s. 1 brí.

bri(a)mon

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n in phr. b.¤ smet(h)rach (B. na f., formula). See neimthes, smetrach ; b.¤ in this phr. expld. as word-feat : bri [.i.] briathar ┐ mon .i. cles (LL), RC xxvi 55 , Auraic. 1329 - 30 . Note also: brī cach n-ogus (see accais), ut est isna Brethuib Nemed: brimon smetrach , etc., Corm. Y 149 , Corm. 8.

1 foirrgid

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Forms: nachamforraig, forrgot, foirrgea, nam-forgea, fo-drorraig, fod-rorraich, forraig, forragar

v (cf. 1 forrach, ? fo-oirg). Treated as a compd. in some passages, but the original form is uncertain. ipv. 2 s. nachamforraig, TBC-I¹ 1384 ( LU 5855 ; 5860 ). 3 pl. is dedbir doib ci forrgot , Thes. i 714.14 . subj. pres. 3 s. ar na foirrgea , Laws iv 124.17 Comm. 2 sg. dia nam-forgea , LU 5860 ( TBC-I¹ 1391 ). pret. and perf. 3 s. fo-drorraig, LL 132b44 . fod-rorraich, 132a40 , b28 (poems by Flann Mainistrech). ro forraig , 222b25 . 205b20 .

Presses hard, bears down, overpowers , often (but not necessarily) with notion of undue or wrongful aggression : ... geib do sciath | cosin oen fer forges cach, Cog. 122.2 . iss ass ra ḟorrged Cu Chulaind cach caur ... condriced friss TBC-LL¹ 3765 . ros-foirrghedh fira (= firu) Acall. 1589 . naenbar ... foirrged in cuinged, 1590 . cethir braithir ... forraigtis forlond they used to overcome superior force Ält. Ir. Dicht. ii 27 (= Rawl. 118b51 ). fodrorraich forlond, LL 132b28 . i F. rofoirged (v.l. roforred, roforded, do foirrgead), Metr. Dinds. iii 72.90 . smetrach .i. smit forrach .i. co forrgidis neach, Auraic. 1332 (etym. expl. of brimon smetrach ). ni ro mathius a olc do thrén | ┐ nir ḟorrgius fortren, LL 149b42 (= nir airges edren, YBL 173a31 . SG 70 ). int ársid ro forraig iarthar in betha, YBL 222b25 ( TTr. 399 ). occ diobhragadh ... a ccaor ... go ffoirrgitis na fiora don taobh araill don abhainn wrought havoc among (of cannon-balls) Hugh Roe f. 17b . clith ... torum na rom-forrgi fuacht no tess, MacCongl. 29.25 . uacht na haba fodrorraig, LL 132b44 . dorignius neim dó ... do forraig rig na saersluag, RC xxiii 428 . ramḟorraig ferg, TFerbe 539 . is é int art ... forrges gail who overcomes valour (? by valour) TBC-LL¹ 5406 . Fiachu fairged gail, RC vii 290.7 ( LL 206b4 ). o bhas Find rofoirgeadh gail ZCP xi 44 § 51 . ite folaid ḟirflaitheman ... ┐ niis-forge goi ná ecin na forniurt, Laws iv 334 ( Críth G. 526 ; 'he cannot violate them by falsity or violence' Mac Neill, PRIA xxxvi (C) 16.303 ; he shall not violate them ?). Pass. laech cach fer co forragar (? = every man is a hero till he finds his match) ZCP iv 468 § 14 . forrgither ... é ó chnedaib he succumbs to his wounds Metr. Dinds. iv 330 . mor fer ... ro foirrgit co forranach tre imforcraidh in eccomlainn, CCath. 6021 . as mō ro fairrgit sluagh C., 5682 . go ro foirrgitt an fiallach ...don chloichthreas, AFM vi 1982.6 . gur foirrgit fir ┐ gur leonaid laoich, ML² 262 (= gur foirdheargadh fir, ML 18.13 ). Rarely intrans. with FRI: for-raig friu Líndmaine co mbair 'Linnmuine bears down on them with anger', Aided Echach 100 § 4(u) . ise nad forraich fri neach, Ériu v 240 . See forrach and forrachta.

1 forrach

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n (for-rig, Ériu xix 51 ) the act of oppressing, overpowering, subduing: farrach no forrach .i. foirneart, O'Cl. sel for sáethar ná bad f.¤ exhausting ZCP v 497 § 10 . ba farrach dāib re fulang an brēntatu, TTebe 4851 . i F. rofoirged ... fuair f.¤ i F. `was smitten ... met destruction' Metr. Dinds. iii 72z . fuair farrach a láime in láich | Daire Barrach, LL 49a41 . go ffuair Oisin a f.¤ | i n-iomairg ón allmharrach, Duan. F. i 18.2 . co raibhe f.¤ fir da foighren tre dhaingen na luirighe ... don leath araill `as much as would kill a man' (?) MR 286.3 (2 forrach ?). ná leic ... aincreitmhigh diar bforrachne !, Marco P. 8 . gabhaim re hais th'orrach-sa `I undertake to crush you' Content. xxii 23 . boí in cotlud oca f.¤ frisin ceol overpowering them LL 3a3 . in taemad oca mbādad ┐ aga f.¤ anīs, Aen. 259 . odconairc Aenias D. do f.¤ do A., 1116 ( Aeneid v 460 ). odconnaic sé Conghal aga ḟ.¤ `when he saw C. pressed hard (?) ' ITS v 96.13 . ro ghaph ag f.¤ Conghail isin chomhlann, 142.15 . ata ... an íota gom f.¤ , Duan. F. 24.6 . ag farrach ┐ ac feoilgerradh mo muindtiri ZCP vi 100.28 . ó ro airigh N. ... na Gaill oga ff.¤ when N. perceived that the English were being worsted Hugh Roe 290.26 (f. 76b) . aga fforach ┐ acca ffírlenmhain, AFM vi 2318.1 . dodechaid f.¤ do L. (`L. succomba' [?] RC xliii 92 § 93 (the meaning is doubtful here). Of a person: in comlunn cēd ┐ in f.¤ sochaidi ib. f.¤ .i. rigi ... no smetrach .i. smit forrach .i. co forrgidis neach, Auraic. 1330 (etym. of brimon smetrach ), cf. 3 forrach. f.¤ n-indligid, O'Curry 1690 might from the context belong to for-rig, see forrecht.

See 1 foirrgid.

neimthes

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Forms: nemthusa

n u, m. (< neimed?).

I Social or professional status or privileges, qualifications? cach nemthas nār [a nar v.l.] `every noble privilege', O'Dav. 1290. midither mind nemthesa nāir `a diadem of noble privilege', 1220 . nach duine las nā bi fosulgud, ni bi nemthes fuiririud lais `no person who has not power of releasing has privilege of binding' (?), Laws ii 122.18 . dith nemthiussa filed, ZCP xv 334 § 26 (i.e. forfeiture of his privileged position). (pl.) a tri nemtigter nemthusa filedh, tenm laegda, imus forosnad, dicedul du cennaib, Laws v 56.22 Comm. (quoted from the Bretha Neimed). neimtheas egulsa `privilege of church-lands', SG 79.2 . co nemtesuibh nemed tromuib, Nero A vii p. 145a ( O'D. 2210 ). is a nemtesaib doecclamar cach direch dana, ib. f. 143a-b ( O'D. 2207 ). Fig. ni haos nennta nemtesa (leg. nemthes?) `it is not the age of nettles that gives them venom' (i.e. their characteristic qualification, the power of stinging), Laws iv 376.21 (legal maxim).

Of chattels, etc., perh. valuation: ech tuaithi ┐ ech sliastai rig is inann nemthes fil forru, H 3.18 p. 373-4 ( O'Curry 808 ). Cf. trian dire neimthusa cathracha fáis `a third of the "dire" of the "n." of an empty church', Laws v 120.4 Comm. on text dealing with `cella' not entitled to `díre' through non-fulfilment of their duties; acc. to the Comm. by `cell' is understood the erenagh (airchinnech) of the church.

II In the follg. exx. neimthes (neimthius) seems to be used of the power which the `filid' possessed of punishing those who refused their demands with degradation or loss of social status. brimon [briamon, LB] smetrach .i. ainm nemthiusa [nemtheossa, LB] dogniat filid im nech atatoing .i. meilid smit ind aue iter a dā mer ┐ doecce in duine ima ndene nemt[h]ess. Fīrmod sin, amail is fri duine anechta[i]r ata in ball sin, sic is fri daoine anechtair ata in duine se, Corm. Y 149 ; transld. in Corm. Tr. 22 `the name of an operation which poets perform on a person who refuses them [aught]'; perh. rather the name of the power (privilege) which the `filid' exercise in the case of a person, etc. , the `neimthes' being in such cases expressed by a symbolic action, the `briamon smetrach '. Cf. the gloss on `briamon smetrach ' in LL 187a-b (quoted RC xxvi 55 ): .i. cles briatharda sin dognitís ind ḟilid .i. cenéle nemthiusa insin .i. smitt a cluasi do gabáil inna láim; amal ná fil cnáim andsin is amlaid nā fil enech nó nert acontí écnaiges in file.

smetrach

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n (smit) In phr. bri(a)mon smet(h)rach, explained as the act or rubbing or pulling the lobe of the ear as a means of coercion, a device used by poets in order to obtain the granting of requests. For full discussion see ZCP xxi 324 ff . brimon .i. ainm nemthiusa dognīat filid im nech atatoing .i. meilid smit ind aue iter a dā mer ┐ doēcce in duine ima ndēne nemt[h]ess, Corm. Y 149 = briamon smethraige, Corm. p. 8 . briamon smethrach (brimon smetrach, v.l.), RC xxvi 24.78 (see Gloss.). brimon smitrach . . . .i. fourrach neich o smit a cluaisi .i. cleas briatharda donidis na filid fo daigin ecnaig go bfourrgitis nech tria smiot a chluaisi do tarraing, Auraic. 4645 ff . = b. smetrac[h] . . ., 1328 ff . ? Cf. n.loc.: Magh Smeathrach i nUibh Fáilghe, Keat. ii 1961 .

smit(t)

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n the lobe of the ear : smit .i. cluas, Lec. Gl. 263 . Cf. Auraic. 4649 . smiot .i. cluas, O'Cl. meilid smit ind aue iter a dā mer, Corm. Y 149 . tria smiot a chluaisi do tarraing, Auraic. 4648 . See under smetrach . co r-bí smitt a cluaisi dessi, PH 3115 . co r-ben simitt (sic) a chluaisi de, 3113 . co ro-gaib Ísu in smitt i n-a láim, 3116 .

Compds.: ¤chend. As pn sobriquet: dá mac Smucaille smitt-chind `scrub-head' (Gloss.), Metr. Dinds. iii 270.24 (simcind, v.l.). ¤ḟorrach see smetrach . smiotghno mimicry Léachtaí Cholm Cille xviii 19 . ná smech smiotghno, Ériu xiii 47.11 . See also smot.