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tinfed

Cite this: eDIL s.v. tinfed or dil.ie/40860
Last Revised: 2019

 

n o, n. vn. of do-infet.

(a) act of breathing; breath, exhalation: fri t.¤ nícce do chách gl. spiritus, Wb. 32c3 . a anim do tinfiud dē | do ridnacht do, ba gnīm glē, KZ xxxi 249.35 = MacCarthy 24.15 . in Ri ro hordaig in guth | dona nemdaib fri tinphiud, SR 606 . dia tarat Dia t.¤ ṅglan, 1789 . tógbail ┐ tinfeadh anāla a corpaib dāenna, RC xxiv 370.17 . tromtinfed a mbrenanala, BB 495a8 . rosiomluaidh tinfedh na céd-ghaoithe dus fainicc trias an ffairrce, AFM vi 2292.9 . la tinfedh na gaeithi, CCath. 452 . dorad iommorro tinfedh theineadh asa dibh rosc, Stair Erc. 1344.

(b) inspiration: ro-fodlait apstail ┐ descipuil Críst fo chet[h]araird in domuin, iarna tinfiud ó rath na n-ilbérla 'the Apostles and Disciples were dispersed to the four corners of the earth after they had been inspired by the gift of many languages', Sex Aet. 97 § 68 . rath ┐ tinfeth in spirtu nóib, Ériu ii 198.16 . tucsater aithne fair tria t.¤ in Spirut Naimh, RC xlvi 232.27 .

(c) Gramm., aspiration, lenition: a tinphed gl. spiritus, Sg. 6a15 . is airi is re ṅguthaigthi suidigthir a t.¤, do semigud ... ind ḟoguir máir, 9a8 . in tinfeth, 9a19 . nád techtat t.¤ , 201b12 . ni hairimter uath isna foclaib ... ar na litrib acht nod tinfid, Auraic. 1231 . `tinfead' séimh, Metr. Gl. 20 § 64 . Hence an aspirated consonant: trí fedha .. ┐ dá tinfed , H 2.15A, 86b ( O'D. 1224 ).