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cesacht

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cesacht or dil.ie/8821

Forms: -aicht, -achta

m., IGT Decl. § 25 (g s. and n pl. -aicht, -achta). Verbs §§ 71 , 78 . vn. of 1 ceisid, GOI § 732 .

(a) scarcity; grudging, niggardliness; complaint, murmuring : līnfaid cessacht for (= bar) cuile `scarcity shall fill your storehouses', Cáin Ad. 27 . duthracht cen cessacht `without grudging', Wb. 16c1 . nī thésid for c.¤ nō gūa do A. `niggardliness or falsehood', Cáin Ad. 27 . fuil tri ni / na dlegair do bocht Dé bí / dimmda da bethaid cipe / c.¤ ┐ áibele, Lib. Hymn. i 83.z . nách ní beres c.¤ de `everything which is begrudged', RC ix 482.z (ICM, LU 1760 ). Cf. ? ní fo cossail c.¤ glegrach, Anecd. i 59 § 73 (corresponding verse passage). cen chói, cen chessacht lessa (lesse, leisi, v.ll.), Ériu iii 96 § 5 (`without wailing after prosperity'). sóifid rodíbi ┐ rodochell ┐ roches- sacht i córaidi .i. i mbrugaidib cen chathim cen tidnacul, LL 24793 (cf. RC xxvi 42 § 219 ). Reckoned among the 15 tokens of a bad woman, ZCP viii 113.22 . c.¤ gl. parvispendia, Ir. Gl. 280 . c.¤ cach bī ar beathaidh (in a prophecy of evil to come), ACL iii 241 § 12 . do-gní c.¤ ar (= for) complains about: gach ní ara ndentar c.¤ isin domun, RC xiv 52 § 62 . nách déanann ceasacht ar éinní dá ccuirthear 'na fhiadhnaisi (of an animal), Desid. 1014 .

(b) As quasi-vn. act of complaining, murmuring (about, FOR): meid atái-siu ac cessacht ḟorm-sa indiu, TBC-LL¹ 3695 ( LL 10663 ). ac c.¤ ar thanacht a bróg, SG 246.16 . ag tormas ┐ ag ceasacht, TSh. 10135 .

étrumme

Cite this: eDIL s.v. étrumme or dil.ie/20930

n , f. (étromm) lightness: la éttruma a retha the lightness (i.e. free movement, swiftness) of its course Ériu ii 112.16 . feib ro thairṅged a comlín de bolganaib belca for áthi ┐ etrummi, LL 267a14 = MU 34.14 . ar a edruma ar a mine ┐ a forleithiu (of a language), Auraic. 32 (= hetruime, 2315 ). ar thanacht ┐ ar etroime a fogair (of mutes) 2943 . a n-agaid na hétruma céille light-headedness, lunacy Maund. 139 . ro gabh sgeinm ┐ sccáth, éttroma ┐ aerdhacht...consapail T. the constables...were seized with alarm and fright, lightheadedness and giddiness AFM v 1672.6 .

inmedón

Cite this: eDIL s.v. inmedón or dil.ie/28776

n [o, m.] middle, centre, inside ; the mean: tú táinig ... | san inmheadhón eatorra, TD 20 § 49. a lān pūdair do bheith a n-inmhedhōn na coinnle inside the candle, Fl. Earls 50.17 . gur chomhshuidhighset é a n-inmedhōn ┐ a gcert-lār in rīg-rōid (of a chapel), 124.19 . do écc in inmedhon a aoisi (of one dying at forty-five), AFM v 1724.10 . o forimell go hinmheadhon ab exterioribus ad interiora, 23 K 42, 94.3 . fual buidhe ... ag dol a n-inmheadhón idir thighe ┐ thanacht midway between ..., 147.18 . íar n-i.¤ inwardly, within: eccraitas ┐ éttairisecht íar n-inmhedhón i saorchlandhaibh slechta Míleadh fri Gallaibh, Hugh Roe 60.11 . nī mōr do daoinip dhomain lēiccit d'faixin in chaislēin ier n-inmhedhón, Fl. Earls 108.x .