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díṡoillse

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n , f. darkness: dul ar in ferann i ndísoillsi cen ḟiadain, O'Curry 436 (H. 3,18, 235b). atconnuic M. in dishoillsi sin (of a solar eclipse), Marco P. 10 .

do-meil

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Forms: tomil, -thoimled, do-m-meil, du-melam, d-a-melat, dorromiul, tormal, d-a-romle, doroimle, -toroimle, tormala, -thormalat, d-a-melad, thoimled, doromlad, do-s-melmais, domeltis, -tomel, -thoiméla, doromult, tormult, dus-ro-mailt, dorumalt, tormailt, doromaltatar, toml-, toiml-, tomel-, toiml-, tormal-, rothormala, toimél-, doróimless, doromel, tarmaltad, tormalt-, tomailt

v (* to-mel-, Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 577 ). Ipv. 2 s. tomil, Wb. 6c7 . 3 s. -thoimled, 11b18 . Indic. pres. 3 s. rel. do-m-meil, 6c7 . 1 pl. du-melam, 13c12 . 3 pl. d-a-melat, 10c3 . Subj. pres. 1 s. dorromiul, LL 285b38 . arna tormal , Ml. 119b6 . 2 s. d-a-romle, FB § 62 . doroimle, § 17 . 3 s. -toroimle, Laws ii 374.11 . cia tormala , 342.3 . 3 pl. -thormalat, ZCP xiii 28 § 4 . Impf. 3 s. d-a-melad, Wb. 10d3 . nach thoimled , 11b18 . doromlad, Ml. 36a29 . 1 pl. do-s-melmais, Ml. 111b15 . 3 pl. domeltis, Wb. 10c3 . Fut. 1 s. -tomel, LL 285b38 . 3 s. -thoiméla, FDG² 8.229 . Perf. 1 s. doromult, Corm. s.v. fogamur . ní tormult , Wb. 18a10 . 3 s. dus-ro-mailt, IT i 109.4 . dorumalt, SR 2909 . dia tormailt , 2804 . co tormalt, 6171 . 3 pl. doromaltatar, PH 5109 . In Mid.Ir. often treated as simple vb., stem toml-, toiml- (somet. tóiml- in LB); subj. tomel-, toiml-, tormal- ( co rothormala , PH 5080 ); fut. toimél-; s.-pret. (by back-formation 1 s. doróimless, Fél.² cxl gl. Sept. 8 . 3 s. doromel, MacCongl. 7.3 ). ná tarmaltad , LU 4281 , is perh. a pret. pass. formed from stem tormalt-.

Vn. tomailt (see also tormailt).

Spends, consumes, uses up: quia luna tomel diem solis 'since it is the moon which consumes the solar day' Ériu lvii 13-14 (Munich Computus) . toimhéla .i. caithfidh, O'Cl.

(a) Esp. of food eats: edo .i. domeilim, Corm. Y 774 . edo toimlim, 619 . léic uait inna biada milsi et tomil innahí siu dommeil do chenél, Wb. 6c7 . ce dumelmis cech tuari, 10c21 . tomail in séire, SR 2905 . gebid in mbairgin-sea ┐ tómlid hi, PH 2989 . cip é thóimles bairgin in choimded, 5342 . toiméldait . . . corp ┐ fuil in choimded, 2998 . mine thomhlidh m'fuil 's mo c[h]orp, RC xxxvii 345 § 7 . atbél-sa . . . mani tomliur in lus sin, Trip.² 2349 . rotbia fiss uilc ┐ maithiusa acht co tomli aen uball don chrund, MacCarthy iii 52.25 . ceand cach mbíd int iesc, ar do tomail Isu é, Corm. Y 736 . toimleth in ingen (= bibebat), Lat. Lives 68.8 . ni thoimlit fín tria bithu, Marco P. 175 . feoil ┐ bainni notomuiltea leo, 36 . co tormolaind mo lór dona lendaib somillsi, MacCongl. 83.11 . nír thóimless mír no banna, 23.23 . lansoer in sealb domelar fer ┐ arbur; letsaor int sealb na tomelar acht fer no arbur nama the grass and corn of which is used for pasture or food, Laws iv 20.24 Comm. bundsacha . . . do chur os na lothraib asa tomlitis na coerig a cuitig, LB 114a24 . immalle dathómlitís a próind, RC ii 392 § 22 . co tormalaind praind, Metr. Dinds. iii 390 . is annsin domeilti feis Temrach, RC xv 283 § 26 . doroimliur in fleid dot méis may I partake of, ZCP i 497.11 . an bord dia rothomail in Slanaightheoir in suiper deigenach, Fl. Earls 200.10 . ind fhairend rotomlithea ó biastaib, RC xxv 236 § 6 . Used absolutely: nir thomail ┐ nír suan C. co matain, FB § 57 . ní choitél, ní thoimél, MacCongl. 61.25 . in clar ar ar thomail Naem Muiri, YBL 169a50 . rothomailset comdar doithenaich, RC xxiv 196.10 . Ruminates: na raip domela[t] na ba . . . na ruip na toimela[t] na capuill . . ., O'D. 585 ( H 3.17 446 ).

(b) Of time: ar ná tormal mo saigul n-uile i ndóiri that I may not spend my whole life, Ml. 119b6 . is amlaid domel Conchobar a fhlaith: a trian ind lái oc decsain, etc., TBC-I¹ 369 . toimlid for rē mar cach sruith, SR 4739 . dorumalt Moysi . . . ann tres raind a aimsire, 3783 . collá dot daim . . . uaire doromailt do ré thou hast spent thy time (thy time is up), LL 246a8 . co tormalta di bliadain ar míle (co rochateá, LU), Imr. Brain ii 286.35 . conadh amlaid sin domhelit a mbethaidh, Marco P. 183 . nin-toiméla leth a sháiguil he will not live out half his days, ZCP xii 236 § 55 . romarastair C. co tormail .ix. ndine a nÉrinn he outlived nine generations, IT iii 193 . co tomaltus (co tormalt, co rormalt-sa, v.l.) na cenéla sin uli, Imr. Brain ii 292.3 .

(c) Of clothing: ní tormult . . . for n-étach, Wb. 18a10 . techta fuillema gill étaig fognama . . . domelar cach dia of the working-dress that is worn every day, Laws v 398.1 . domelair tlacht cen corcair let us wear, ZCP xiii 278.21 .

(d) In various applications makes use of, enjoys, exercises: maisse dóine nístoimled of men's wealth he used not to partake, Hy. ii 5 (glossed nís-caithed). dorumalt Dauid . . . a horddan, a hairechass, SR 6989 . doroimle banrígnacht úas bantrocht Ulad mayst thou enjoy . . . the sovranty of queenship, FB § 17 . doromla Banba mbarrbricc he shall enjoy (i.e. possess) B., LL 4513 . ba cōir cen co tomled E. in ferand it was right that E. should not possess the land, 1539 . ma ratocad damsa as me domelad and argat-sa it is I who should use, Anecd. i 5.18 . cia tormala dia fuillium though he consume somewhat of its interest, Laws v 520.3 ( .i. cid gu n-a somuine caithes e, 12 Comm.) ( Ir. Recht 66 § 9 ). rige dorumaltsa .l. mbliadan I have enjoyed (exercised) kingship, RC xxv 24 § 4 . toimled . . . ord saer na sacerdóte let him exercise, SR 4487 . ro toimli breith na físi se mayst thou experience (the fulfilment of) the interpretation of this vision, RC xv 429 § 6 . mairg dorumalt a n-imned dorumalt-sa who has experienced (taken) the trouble I have, FB § 88 . da mbeth . . . ingen ar chóicait acum dobertha duit-siu co tormalta ben díb that thou mightst have (enjoy) one of them for thy wife, RC xiii 38 § 4 . ni thomel-sa mo mnai, D IV 2, 53va33 . cachtsus rosacht ind rígain | . . . | úair ná tarmaltad a suth | co tarmartad a lécud since no offspring from her had been enjoyed (?), LU 4281 ( SG 84.18 ). gein bad chumma fri Cormac, | a Dé, in tormalt domun? has the world known any offspring like C.? Metr. Dinds. i 36.112 (`hath the world devoured'? cf. follg. section).

(e) Occas. with specific sense of wears out, wastes, consumes (but this perh. *dī-mel-, CMMucr. 119 n. 370 ; cf. dímelte): cia dosroimli aes ┐ fognam though age and service may have wasted them (of cattle), Laws ii 316.18 ; 314.36 Comm. domail a déda frisin ngai it wears out (?) its teeth (of a bear), CCath. 3668 (or from meilid grinds).

fuar

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n n. (O.Ir. vn. of fo-fera) preparing, providing: a f.¤ inna mbiad the provision of foods Ml. 81c2 . f.¤ salto as cach óenaescu to provide for a leap out of every lunar month (in computing the difference between solar and lunar months) Thes. ii 13.28 .

Compd. trisin fuarinbudcaid .i. tri Iohain foruar inna inbotha (gl. paranymphum) Tur. 48 .

See 1 fúr.

grían

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Forms: grian

n ā, f. sun: grian (gl. lucifer), Sg. 61a25 . titan grian, Hib. Min. 271 . sol .i. grian, Ir. Gl. 973 . Apollo grian, ib. 952 . n s. luid in grian fora culu, Ml. 16c10 . amal as toisegiu grián indáas laithe, 85b11 . in grén tind tóidlech, Hy. iv 2 . anaslui grién foa fuined `when the sun goes away to its setting,' BCr. 33b18 . g s. la cumscugud inna grene, Ml. 118c12 . for desleinn gréne on a sunbeam, Hy. v 34 . a s. is nem im grein, Thes. ii 294.28 . etarru són ┐ in gréin, Ml. 112a8 . dodechuid temel tarsin gréin, 16c5 . d s. hi coimthect du gréin ┐ escu, BCr. 32a6 . v s. a gelgrían forosnai, Fél. Prol. 5 . du. dí gréin airthir Liffi, ib. Dec. 9 .

a n-ed rucc grían do rennaib nime, LU 8245 ( FB 19 ). figur greni ┐ esca, IT ii2 102.27 . a rí gréne gile!, Fél. Prol. 4 . laithe na mís ṅgréine `of the solar months,' ib. 321 . amail doluid grian hi folt ḟeda, TBC-LL¹ p. 882 n. 4 . ac súgud grene ┐ gáithe uathu, ib. 5063 . di grein ... in una die , AU i 422.z (an. 910 ). turgabail na gréine, Thr. Ir. Gl. 42 (sub trogein) . for Ríg fallnathar gríana who rules the suns, ZCP vii 308.y . ingin thaitnigfes amal grein etir renna nime, Lat. Lives 65.12 . o thalmain co grein, MacCarthy 40.6 . nīsfil fo grēin fairind ... basid fēiliu `there is not in the world ...,' ACL iii 297 § 61 . Lucifer do na demnaib, grian do na rendaib, PH 6381 . g p. maith mo dīl la teg Rīg grīan, ZCP vii 307.4 . a luminary: oll natha nime nemgrian, RC xx 418 ( ACC § 144 ). tria gai (?) ngrēine through a sunbeam, O'Mulc. 830e . ó ghoradh na gréine, TSh. 2477 . ga gréine na ngrás, ib. 10736 . luigeacht na gréine, ZCP v 214.365 . Used in pagan oaths: co tart som grein ocus esca friu, MacCarthy 396.12 . in nath dognitis na filid ... do gréin ┐ [do] éscu, RC xx 418 ( ACC § 144 Comm. ). gabaim-si in grian (sic) i n-a fiadain form, PH 2696 . do cheangladar rátha gréine ┐ éasca orra féin `they pledged themselves by the sun and moon,' Keat. ii 1787 . Fig. applied to persons: (Saint Íte) in grían bán ban Muman, Fél. Jan. 15 . pais Guirgi, grían búadae, ib. Apr. 24 . (Moling) in grían án úas túathaib, ib. June 17 . ba grīan manach ... Columb Cille, ZCP viii 198.2 . grian na maighden Máthair Dé, O'Gr. Cat. 377.8 . (Pátraic) grīan gel Gōidel, glére garta, ACL iii 303 i § 8 . mianaiged gréin na fírinde, PH 8065 . dorochair grian na nGáedel (epithet for a chief), Arch. Hib. ii 85 § 35 . In the following exx. grian appears to be an adj. bright, radiant: indred Cormaic, findgen grían, ZCP xi 109 § 15 . a Rí grían, vii 302.24 . an t-iuidic gasta grian `the brilliant learned justice,' Ó Bruad. ii 278.2 . nach grian ros .i. nach follus eōlus (B. na Filed), ZCP v 485 § 1 . n. l. abbas Tomae Greine, AU i 274.6 (an. 793 ). Fictitious npr f. Loch Greine ingine Finn, Acall. 1013.

Compds. ¤ainech sunny-faced: co hOgma ṅ-Grianainech, TBC-LL¹ 4868 . ¤amra: inna chuiriu grianamra | a dá apstal dec imme, SR 8275 . ¤brug a sunny mansion: i ṅgrianbrugaib Parduis, ib. 1868 . soillsi édrocht aingil ac commbrised na n-gríanbrudh uile fútha `les palais du soleil,' RC xxiv 382.13 . Also used to translate the Elysian plains, the underworld generally: gusna grianbhrughaibh iffirn, Aen. 1199 . berid Caron iadsaide ... darin sruth-sa anund isna grianbrughaib, 1326 . grianbruigi iffirn .i. muighi ailli edrochta, 1416 . i tulaigh na trocaire i ngrienbrugib ifirn, CCath. 4274 . ¤bruth solar-glow: co n-acces ... in grianbruth amal gréin n-etraicht, Ériu ii 100 § 6 . ¤chnoc: a fhérmar na ngrianchnoc nglan thou grass abounding one of the sunlit hills, O'Gr. Cat. 476 . ¤chrios: the zodiac , Coneys . ¤dál a sunny meeting place (?): conid isin griandáil ... i Cluain ata taisi Patraic, Fél. 204.27 . ¤érge sunrise: grīan gan a grīanēirge | gidh glan a gnē, ZCP viii 212 § 61 . ¤ga a sunray: ó chuaidh griangha an iarla i dtalamh `the splendour,' Ó Bruad. i 146.17 . bearta gníomha gan ghriangha `deeds of darkness,' Hackett xlii 79 . ¤gnúis sunny, radiant countenance: ni bai soillsi acu acht grianghnuis caich fri araili dibh, RC xiv 56.12 . ¤goradh basking in the sun: gurab ann tigdís eunlaith Éireann dá ngrianghoradh, Keat. i 166.46 . ¤maine blackberries (lit. sun-brake): grianmhuine .i. sméra .i. an ni as grianda bhios isin muine, O.Cl. Corm. Y 690 (s.v. grith). ¤solusta radiantly bright: Dabilla genmnaidh griantsholusta, Ériu v 150.70 . ¤sróll bright satin: ria bhar n-gaillmeirgib griansroill, MacCarthy 126.15 . ¤tairisem solstice: da grientairisem, BCr. 35b1 . la in griantairismi sin, Fél.² cvi 15 . ¤taitnem: grían-taitnem na greine, CCath. 4848.

gríanda

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adj (grían) io,iā relating to the sun; sunny, brilliant: cu cenn cicuil griendi `to the end of the solar cycle,' BCr. 32c7 . is gnoe grianna gelfini, LU 8905 ( FB 68 ). lasin suidi n-gríanda, LU 3892 ( SCC 40 ). grīanda loingsech (applied to Colum C.), ZCP viii 198 § 19 . amal rind ngrianta `like a brilliant star,' Todd Lect. vi 67.10 . comba lasamna in la lasna ruithnib grianda, D IV 2, 75rb29 . grianmhuine ... .i. an ni as grianda bhios isin muine, O'Cl. labra grianda nach glan `brilliant words that are not clear,' O'Gr. Cat. 555.25 . a stuaigh ghéiggealtais ghrianda, Dánta Gr. 16.40 .

gríandaide

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adj (grían) io,iā solar : an cical griandaighi, O'Gr. Cat. 302.17. d'faghbail an cicail griandaighi, O'Gr. Cat. 287.9 . ag an bliadain griandaighi, O'Gr. Cat. 306.3 .

Cite this: eDIL s.v. mí or dil.ie/32120
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Forms: mí, mís, mís, mís, mís, mí, mí, mí, mís, misa, mís, mí, mís, mí, mí, mí, mhís, mhí, aonmhís, mísa, mí, mís, mis

n s, m., in Old and Mid.Ir. and later also f. n s. in mí , Thes. ii 17.34 ( Ber. 32b5 ). d s. isin mís , 39.26 . a s. mís, SCC 39. Laws ii 104.30 . g s. cech mís , Ml. 102c9 . caich mís , Thes. ii 19.34 ( BCr. 32c7 ). n du. in da mí , Laws iv 88.24 . a du. frisin da mí deac, Thes. ii 33.24 . g du. co cenn da mí , ib. 25 . n p. trí mís deacc, ib. 18 . secht misa , Laws iv 38.20 . g p. mís, Thes. ii 30.33 , 34 . In PH 276 d s. mí occurs, but mís, 2574 , 3517 . Later n a p. sometimes mí: secht mí , MacCarthy 300.2 ( BB 12b ). mí f., IGT Decl. § 97. d s. san mhís mairbh, ib. ex. 1758 (san mhí mharbh, incorrect). g s. aonmhís, ex. 1765 . pl. naí mísa , ex. 1759 .

A month: mí (gl. September, October), Ir. Gl. 1050 , 1051 . mí Mái, Fél. May 31. i mmis Enáir, SR 234. mi air .i. mí marta . . . mí iul ┐ mí buana .i. mi medhóin an foghmair, O'Dav. 1249. isin mís medonaig ind fogomair, LU 2951 ( SG 234 ). mí sílta(i) 'the month of sowing (= Spring?) ' Críth G. 538 , ZCP xxxii 80 . asberar secht misa fri samfuacht, Laws iv 38.20 . fri trí mísaib mórgemrid, Metr. Dinds. iii 370. mí is rathe is bliadain, SCC 29. co cend coicthigis for mís (i.e. six weeks), CRR 11. mí aescai lunar month, Thes. ii 10.4 . laa mis grene solar month, SR 265. laithe na mís ṅgréine, Fél. Prol. 321. cend maic mís of a month-old child, TBC-I¹ 1938. hi cind teora mís, PH 7217. go forcinn na missa sin, Fl. Earls 134.17 . a ndeireadh mí Iuil ┐ na mísand ana diaigh, O'Gr. Cat. 301.11. Advl. acc. of duration: anais mís ina farrad, SCC 39. batar secht mís for bliadain isin inad sin, PH 1914. Rarely dat.: ro boí noí misaib im áin, BColm. 16.22 . Advl. g s. cacha mis every month, monthly , Laws ii 390.14 , PH 336. dia mís (this) day month, a month hence: día mís ind dardaoin dognitir once a month on a Thursday, Mon. Tall. § 27. co tí . . . día míos that day month, ib. luid iarum dia mís da acallaim Fheradaig, LL 287a41 .

? pinn

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n f. a point, climax ? annsa cnoc os Teilend | do dichrus na demhna; | do bo phinn mo buili | a guidhe Dé nemhdha, ZCP xii 388.34 (poem attrib. to Colum C.). an pinnsi a ndorcaiter an grian mar sin daciter innti sa lo na hairdrinnaig `at the point (?) in which the sun is thus obscured, the stars are visible', ITS xiv 102.6 (of a solar eclipse; proindsi, prinnsi v.l.); taken in Gloss. as = pinn-si, but possibly = pinnse `a pinch' ( Dinneen ), here a moment, conjuncture .

solarda

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adj io, iā (based on Eng. or Fr.) solar : in dara bliadain . . . don cical tsholardo, Ann. Conn. 1224 § 1 .

solus

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Forms: solas, ṡoluis

(2 so+1 lés)

I Adj. u, later o, ā

(a) bright, clear, light-giving : s.¤ gl. clarus, Ir. Gl. 665 . is rugs.¤ gl. praeclara, Ml. 37d18 . is bés inna tabernacuil didiu is s.¤ `tis is the manner of the tabernacle then that it is light', 40c15 . bit soilsi impo `they will be alight around them', Thes. ii 31.22 (Bvn.). ba s.¤ in grīan īar sein | a medhōn na haidhchi sin, ZCP v 25 § 6 . rind s.¤ (of a saint), Fél. Jan. 30 . a gríanan co senistrib solsib, LU 10636 . issed is coimdigh treibe and a lar ┐ a hairmedha ┐ a inada soillsi, Laws v 326.13 Comm . ro-artraig . . . hi ngné solais . . . in t-shnechta, PH 3384 . lotar . . . isin lō s.¤ dochum a mban, ACL iii 224.29 . dath mar adhairc sholais `a colour like transparent horn', O'Gr. Cat. 252.8 . an tene ┐ gach ni s.¤ ele `and every other light-giving object', Ir. Astr. Tr. 106.16 . nach fuil inadh . . . gan beth deallraigteach s.¤ on grein, 98.10 . ro delbh se . . . in sliabh dorcha . . . do cach ┐ s.¤ taithnemach do fein, Stair Erc. 1779 . ag so an ré 'na ré s.¤ , TD 21.42 . lucht loingsi ó lis na Beirbhe | d'ḟis deilbhe soillsi Saidhbhe, IGT Decl. ex. 1369 . Of places: co Dun Sobairce solos, BB 268a21 . ar Mhagh Luirg na learg solas, DDána 88.32 . Fig. happy, prosperous : indar leo ba s.¤ in bliadain doibh samlaid, Marco P. 85 . Equative: tech . . . soilsidir bid hi lugburt bright as though in a garden, Thes. ii 294.16 . soillsidir óen na retlann, SR 1902 . suillsithir ri snecht a gnúis, MU² 538 . soilsidir caindle cíartha | gnúis meicc Cairne cíallmíadcha, Ériu iv 94 § 13 . Used as compar.: soillsithir fó secht andá grían, LU 2029 (FA). Compar. co mba sollsi oldás grian, PH 6985 . soillse é ná gach aingeal | Míchéal, Dán Dé xxviii 44 . nó an bhfuil ní as soillse ná so, DDána 37.15 . cíoch as soillse iná réalta reoidh, PBocht 2.37 . Used substantivally: dona uaislib no dona soillsib illustrious (or distinguished) persons, O'Curry 437 ( H 3.18, 236a ). As a metrical term: incípít dona hanaichintibh . . . ┐ atáit da earnail furri .i. s.¤ ┐ dorcha, is é so ín s.¤ , IT iii 95 § 148 .

(b) clear (of sound): in guth s.¤ labrastar o bérlu ainglecdha, Ériu ii 100 § 7 . Compar. ba soillsiu ┐ ba gleu gothuib doine, § 8 .

(c) clear, lucid (in intellectual sense): do bi fáidhetoracht C.C. . . . s.¤ sothuicsena, BCC 430.2 . cionnas do bhiadh eólas solas ar an Ttríonnóid agoibh?, Desid. 4867 . snadhmadh s.¤ ar an síothcháin, DDána 111.24 (prose 384.23 ). Compar. sloinn dúinn ní is soillse iná sin `name to us more clearly', TD 13.30 . Adv. atbér cen snaidm co s.¤ | a hainm is a bunadus, KMMisc. 194 § 1 .

II Subst. o. solas, m. IGT Decl. § 53 .

(a) light: goor gach s.¤ i suidi, Corm. Y 675 . goar .i. s.¤ isin Fenic[h]us, Auraic. 633 . mar na faicfea s.¤ co bráth, PH 7760 . a agad ar in s.¤ ngrianda budhdhes, Marco P. 85 . as tríthe tháinig an solas neamhdha dochum an chinidh dhaonna, Desid. 6309 . o thainic . . . s.¤ tratheirgi do lo arnamarch, TTebe 2195 . degsamlacht soluis an re, Ir. Astr. Tr. 106.4 . ní fhuil s.¤ mo dhearc agam (lumen oculorum), TSh. 4203 . a ṡoluis oidhche um iarnóin (of a weapon), TD 33.4 . biodh s.¤ ann ┐ do bhi an s.¤ ann, Gen. i 3 . Fig. ar solas ríochoinnle, ar n-inghean Iachaimne (of Mary), Aithd. D. 72.11 . s.¤ eccna na hEreann, AFM iv 1098.5 Attrib. g s.: do bhí an néalsain 'n-a néal ṡoluis , DDána 17.13 . in nomad bl. dhec don chicil solais `the solar cycle', ALC i 306.7 .

(b) clarity, intelligibility : sliocht ele . . . dobher solas da ccenas `another passage . . . throws light on their leadership', Geneal. Tracts 88 § 130 .

Compds.

(a) With nouns: ¤bruiden: a solusbruidhnibh . . . na hEmna, Comp. CC 79.9 . ¤chnes fair-skinned: tucus Éblend soluscnis `I wedded Éblenn of the radiant skin', Ériu iv 156.14 . ¤gabáil: ag solusghabáil a pshalm ┐ a pshaltair `blithely chanting', BS 4.11 . ¤lia: treabh na solaisleag soiléir, TD 3.33 . ¤nélgal: ba samalta re solusnellgail ciach, CCath. 5873 . ¤reic: ag éisteacht re dréachtaibh ┐ re duanlaoidhibh . . . gá soluis-reic, DDána 111.24 (prose 384.6 ). ¤ruided: solusruidedh na saerchlann, CCath. 4990 . ¤tech: ar solustighib cláraigh, Acall. 763 . ¤tráth: o solustrath éirgi do ló co medón lái, Acall. 1804 . na ticfa co s. éirge i mbárach, RC xiv 424.8 .

(b) With adjj. (incl. adjj. derived from nouns) ¤bán: tar in sáile s., Acall. 4741 . ¤barr: Niall samglan s. `of shining locks', Ériu iv 108.2 . ¤bog: a dhreach ṡolasbhog, TD 21.18 . ¤gemach: a cathbarr . . . s. fana cenn bright with jewels, ZCP x 299.11 . ¤glan: guth mór s. clear and pure, LU 1934 . broghadha . . . solus-ghlana suaithenta bright and clean, ML² 1072 . ¤íarnaide: na slabradu . . . solus-iarnaidhe, MR 178.3 . ¤mór: dochuadur issin síd s., Acall. 2795 . in lind sholosmór út, MU² 301 . da leaspaire solusmora, BB 15b16 . ¤rennach: fa'n sroll-mergi . . . s. senta sparkling, MR 196.7 . ¤tairthech. As subst.: in Solus-tairtich (name of a draught-board), Acall. 7804 . ¤taitnemach: dentar lespairedha solusthaitneamacha, BB 15b11 . ¤tiug: nírbh oirchios fós a bhfaicsin | gan tracht an taoibh sholuistigh, L. Cl. A. B. 209.22 .

solusta

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adj io, iā (solus) bright, shining : imar bad lócrand láns.¤ , LU 6556 (TBC). tir sutach s.¤ , 1970 . Sinann ṡolasta (ḟorusda, v.l.), Metr. Dinds. iii 286.6 . co mad i soillsi . . . no-thísad in spirut s.¤ forsna hapstalaib solustaib, PH 5469 . in retlu s.¤ (of a man), AU ii 174.9 . fuair inad s.¤ ┐ sé taitnemach, LB 144a31 . an cicil solusda `the solar cycle', ALC i 352.1 (see also under solus). fordorcad for ruithnib solustaib na greni, CCath. 850 . i llo samraid s.¤ , TTebe 1426 . Adv. do-chím eang an uile cheathra | chuige so go solusda `clearly can I see . . .', TD 16.39 .

spéir

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Forms: sbéir

n f.(Lat. sphaera, perh. through Fr. or Eng.). sbéir f., IGT § 14 (69.7) .

(a) sphere, circle : sluaigh in t-Sabhdain a foslongpurt . . . ┐ iad do reir spere no compais comcruind in the shape of a sphere, ZCP vi 59.3 . comchruinn feib speire boí in lucc sin, Stair Erc. 1274 . Of a cone: is ar cuma speiri ata sgaili na talman = et quod umbra terre est conus (Gloss.), Ir. Astr. Tr. 86.18 . Note also: tar imioll is méala s.¤ a crotha do dhul `the beauty of its form' (of poetry), Ó Bruad. iii 194.3 .

(b) orbit (of a heavenly body): don taibh thuas do speir an re, Ir. Astr. Tr. 86.20 . ó tá an domhan i modh chruinn | is spéar gréine na cearcuill ` solar firmament', Content. v 40 . speir na greine . . . s.¤ na nardrennach ndaingen, MS. Mat. 657.35 .

(c) sky, heaven, firmament : an torann . . . | do thugadh an tonn go s.¤ , Oss. iii 264.20 . dar an sbéir `by heaven', O'Gr. Cat. 30.12 . s.¤ is fairge, Keat. Poems 1462 . budh prás an s.¤ bhías ós do chionn, Deuteronomy xxviii 23 . íoghar na spéire horizon, ZCP v 205.6 (Midn. Court). In pl.: imdenam na firmaminti ┐ na spered, D IV 2, 71va12 . taisbeanuid na spéirigh obair a lámh, Psalms xix 1 . thugadar na spéirigh fúaim, lxxvii 17 .