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as-ren

Cite this: eDIL s.v. as-ren or dil.ie/4479
Last Revised: 2013

 

Forms: asrenai, asren, isidren, adrén, -eren, -eiren, ascomren, iscomren, asrenat, asrenar, adrenar, -ereanar, ascomrenur, asrenaiter, -eirenaiter, -éirena(i)tar, adrenaiter, asrenad, asrentais, ernn, érnem, asria, asria, ascomra, as-comrae, -escomra, -escomrad, as-rethar, -escomrait[h]er, -escomriter, asriad, -escomradh, asririu-sa, asrire, asriri, asrirther, asrireth, asrir, asrath, ascomrair, -escomrair, ascomrad, -escomrad, eirnidhther, eirnither, isrenaitiur, asrenaigthar, ernifes, ernebha, ernebter, ēirni, érni, hērne, ernitir, asrin, éraicc

v (* ess-ren-, Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 597 ). See ZCP xvi 272 . See also under ar-ren, and GOI 508 . Indic. pres. 2 s. asrenai, Ml. 44a6 . 3 s. asren, Ml. 36a30 , 127a18 . isidren, O'Dav. 1526 . adrén, Ériu vii 154 § 3 . -eren, Laws iii 156.4 . -eiren, v 176.3 . With perf. -com-: ascomren, Críth G. 363 . iscomren, Laws v 340.z . 3 pl. asrenat, Sg. 27a2 . Pass. sg. asrenar, Laws i 92.4 . adrenar, ZCP vii 482 (Enchir. Aug.). -eranar, Laws iv 114.30 Comm. -ereanar, v 466.z. With perf. -com-: ascomrenur, Laws v 348.8 . Pass. pl. asrenaiter, O'Curry 566 (H 3.18, 282). Laws v 210.1 . -eirenaiter, BCrólige 1 . -éirena(i)tar, Críth G. 121 . adrenaiter, Corm. 9 . Indic. impf. 3 s. asrenad, Ml. 32b10 . 3 pl. asrentais, O'Curry 257 (H 3.18, 149b). Ipv. 2 s. ernn, Thes. ii 257.11 (? ernaid). 1 pl. érnem, Lib. Hymn. i 19 gl. 15 . Subj. pres. 2 s. asria, Laws iii 150.12 . 3 s. asria, Ml. 127a18 . With perf. -com-: ascomra, ZCP xiii 24.13 . as-comrae, Bürgschaft § 74 c . -escomra, O'Curry 987 (H 3.18, 424a). 3 pl. -escomrad, Tec. Corm. 34 n. 8 . Pass. sg. as-rethar, Laws ii 126.y Comm. With perf. -com-: -escomrait[h]er, O'Dav. 766 . Pl. -escomriter, Mon. Tall. 136.33 . Subj. impf. 3 s. asriad, Ml. 36a29 . With perf. -com-: -escomradh, O'Dav. 766 . Fut. 1 s. asririu-sa, Wb. 18a14 . 2 s. asrire, LB 261a70 . 3 s. asriri, Wb. 25b6 , Ml. 30c13 . Pass. sg. asrirther, Wb. 1c3 . Condit. 3 s. asrireth, O'Curry 2496 ( Eg. 88 40(41)c ). Pret. 3 s. asrir, Thes. ii 342.2 , 348.2 (Hy. v). Pass. sg. asrath, O'Curry 875 (H 3.18, 393a). Perf. 3 s. ascomrair, Laws v 348.6 . -escomrair, 5 . Pass. sg. ascomrad, O'Dav. 634 . -escomrad, Laws v 372.3 .

Prot. stem -éren (above) later replaced by érn-, see érnid, érnigid. Note also the follg. (in some cases stem érni-?): eirnidhther, BCrólige 1 n.6 . eirnither, 4 n.3 , 17 n.4 . isrenaitiur, asrenaigthar, Ériu ii 206 § 27 v.l. Fut. ernifes, LU 2663 . ernebha, O'Curry 1934 ( 23 P 3, 25 c ). ernebter, Ériu xii 80.y . Ipv. 2 s. ēirni, ZCP xii 292.12 . érni, ACL iii 230.z . hērne, 231.5 . 3 s. ērennat (leg. ērenath), ZCP xxx 11 . 3 pl. ernitir, Mon. Tall. 136.32 . Pret. 3 s. asrin, LL 333b32 ( ZCP viii 319.30 ).

Vn. éraicc and prob. also (orig.) éra.

Pays away (freq. as fine or compensation), expends, gives: ní asriad do feichemain rodligestar ní do, Ml. 36a29 . asriri dia dígail dar[an]ési, Wb. 25b6 . asrenat frecrae dond immchomurc `they render an answer to the question', Sg. 27a2 . cia rogonat doíni . . . in cóicer . . . ascomren aire échta tara cenn, Críth G. 363 i.e. the a.¤ é. can pay the legal mulcts for homicide to their kin, p. 71 . at[a]comren cia tacra cen air[r]ech cen airliciud, 398 `he is able to pay them over without (having recourse to) requisition or borrowing', p. 34 . mani thechta ní aschomra meren (leg. ní éren, ed.) do duiniu acht pennind `if he does not possess anything that he can pay (as fine) he pays nothing to man save only penance', Ériu vii 154 § 4 . ar as renar fo-fia for whatever is paid out he will get back, ZCP xi 85 § 39 . is ed as-rirtar (leg. -rirther, ed.) do de, Stud. in E. Ir. Law 63 § 32 . asren diabul neich ara troiscther aire he pays double that for which he was fasted upon, Laws i 116.15 . fer turgaire druith is é asren a cinaid . . . ar is é ag insin asrenar [comraiti] na comraite la fear asidrean, iii 156.5 . atait secht n-erca . . . asren a fine nad con tuillit slan na somaine cidhbe asdocomra, v 182.7 . na direanar do Dia, ni hereanar do duine, 466.z. asrirter, eirniter eiric ann isin torbach, iii 212.13 Comm. ni rig . . . do na eirenedar feich cana he is not a king to whom are not paid the fines of law, iv 50.23 . asreanidar tra na smachta dia treisi iar fogail, 104.23 Comm. a cumat isririth som . . . .i. a coméd . . . ro icfad som, O'Curry 392 ( H 3.18, 219b ). ise israiri as .i. . . . ise eirnis ni as, 230 (H 3.18, 725). imraicne ascomradh .i. . . . comeirnedh eiric, 1425 (H 3.18, 639b). ma asloat cintaig follongud (folongat v.l.) aitiri ┐ geullud ┐ esrenad (gellait ┐ asrenait v.l.) diabul do aitirip, Anecd. iii 24.16 . oenfiach adrenar nde, 22.21 . asrenair héricc már dossom ind, 58.3 . asren díre a grád dond eclais `he pays the fine of his orders to the church', Ériu i 218 § 4 . atrenat boin co n-uingi as cech urthobach, LB 259a24 . ni robrad nad eascobrad, BB 64a39 = imrobhrad nad escomhrad, Tec. Corm. 34 n.8 . ar asrire in mac a chinaid, LL 287b25 .

1 bas

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Forms: bos, bos, bas, bass, bassa, bosi, -seng

n ā, f. Also bos. bos bas, IGT Decl. § 39. See ZCP xviii 111.

(a) palm of the hand : bass `palma', Ir. Gl. 94. na bassa gl. palmas, Gild. Lor. 58. ní bí acht oen díb for a bais (of a juggling feat), BDD² 1168. benaid a hurlond fria bais co ba trí (of feat with lance), 1234 . éicnech ra imluaid a bais / ar a ḟindgruaid Enechglais, LL 7126. rosṁbī Brigit fria boiss (bois, v.l.) `against her palm', Thes. ii 346.5 (Hy.v). isat bána do bassa, TFerbe 711 . etrocht b.¤ fo beind mbuabaild bright the hand about a drinking-horn, IT iii 19 § 54. oc ool usci da bois builid, SR 1893. do bhárr a bhoise no imaineadh cach aeghaire feis cacha fidbaidi `with the palms of his hand', MR 100.18 . ro-s-buailset dia mbassaib ┐ dornaib a gnuis, PH 117. dearg an bh.¤ gidh bé ar a geall `red His hand', Dán Dé ix 16 . a-tá 'gan chol b.¤ rem béal `sin raises its hand against me', xxiii 31 . as a basuibh bairr-gheala, Ériu iv 112.26 . gur buail b.¤ Críst in comlaid, 116.22 . ruc leis e ar bharr baisi he took him by the hand, 56.22 . dá ngabha mo bhais, Aithd. D. 40.10 . le bárr méir baise, Hackett xx 22 . daringni rethrean rebach bossi di (sc. of the spear of Saturn), LL 31778 ( TTr. 967 ). In name of a metre: debide baisi fri toin, IT iii 18 § 49 , bosi, 46 § 71 .

With prep. I in possession, control : an tir na bhais gé do beadh `in his hand [possession],' Miscell. Celt. Soc. 412.17 .

In phrase b.¤ do thabhairt fá to reject : b.¤ do thabhairt fá bhréagánaibh an tsaoghail, TSh. 6984.

As object with vbs. of beating, striking, expressing grief or other emotion: adsoirg a bossa la sodain he beats his hands (of Bricriu on seeing his ruined house), LU 8383 ( FB 25 ). robuailsetar basa leo `they smote their palms', TTebe 2253 . rontuaircc a uassv ( = bhassu), Aisl. Tond. 93 § 2. tug . . . / treas fan uaigh ar bualadh bos, Rel. Celt. ii 234.40 .

Of capacity: co tuca nech dib . . . bais gráin do `a handful of grain', Laws iii 382.7 Comm. bass dina fertsib immon creitt `a handful ', TBC-LL² 4819 . Of hoofs, claws, etc. of animals and birds: b.¤ ind Ḟind `the White Bull's hoof', Metr. Dinds. iii 372.17 . co ruildetar a mbossa ┐ a n-eti dind usciu (of birds), LU 3265 ( SCC 6 ). cét mb.¤ for cach laim ┐ cét ningen for cach bais (of an infernal monster), RC iv 252.27 . nosnáitis muir dia mbossa ( = mbassaib, ed.) `they (i.e. ravens) paddled the sea with their feet', Metr. Dinds. iii 258.2 . eoin bas ndearg, Aithd. D. 9.9 .

(b) Extended applications: ballan boisi boighi .u. uingi `a boige is a small vessel with a handle', O'Dav. 201. do basaibh na ruádhrámha blades, CCath. 1934. do bhais fidraidh corcra cruind `with . . . wooden oar-blade', Magauran 1284 .

(c) As measure of length or breadth: ceithri orlaighi i mbais, teora basa i troighid, Laws iii 334.20 Comm. (see ZCP xiv 358 ). tinne laime .i. b.¤ a tiget a tinne, ii 252.8 Comm. is inann in fiche dorn so ┐ in tricha b.¤ tall i mbrethuib neimhe, 23 Comm. trí bassa téchtai: bass etir a assa ┐ a ochrai, bass etir a ó ┐ a berrad, bass etir chorthair a léined ┐ a glún `three lawful handbreadths', Triads 222 . ba cáilithir b.¤ (= unius palmae mensura), Aisl. Tond. 100.3 .

Compds. With adjj. ¤gel having white hands: Ainnli baisgel, IT ii2 137.13 . ¤lebar: slat bhoisleabhar ón mBóinn mir (of Maguire), DDána 75.42 . ¤lethan (of a horse) having broad hoofs: gabur . . . b.¤ , LU 8626 ( FB 47 ). -seng having slender hands: síodhaidhe boisseang (of Maguire), DDána 70.10 . With subst. and vn. ¤béimnech beating of hands (to show emotion): nuall . . . ┐ basbemnech ┐ ecaine, LB 154b35 . ¤orguin act of beating the hands: dogní in bosórguin se oc gait a bíd aire ar écin, LU 6927 (BDD). See basc(h)rann, basgaire.

bóige

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n [io] cup, small vessel, cauldron: bóge .i. ainm do choire ṡainnte dorigned lasin æs cerda. ise din cruth a mbíd .i. nóe slabraid ass ┐ niba moasom oldás cend cingite moire, brefe din for cind cacha slabraid ┐ nonbar æsa cerda ina sessam uimme oc cantain (no ocur) na cléri co rínd gæi cach (æn) fir tria brefe cach ṡlabraid ba nessa dó. ┐ intí iarom doberead rath doib ba hisin coiresin doberead. unde dicitur coire sainnte. Ba hé din a lán cóir in choire .i. bretnasc bánóir da uinge dég, Thr. Ir. Gl. 7 = Corm. Y 141. See RC xx 422.18 - 27 (Stokes, Bodl. ACC) for Caire Sainti `Caldron of Greed.' bóge din ainm do ballan bec a mbidís .v. ungi oir, issed (no sech) no bíd fri hól sainlenda ass. ┐ nobíd din fri géll do ḟilid .i. do ollam. Unde dicitur i mBrethaib Nemid ballan baisse boge (.v. ṅuinge banoir), Thr. Ir. Gl. 7 = Corm. Y 142 . Cf. ballan boise boighe cuig uinge, O'D. 2215 (Nero A vii, 148a). boige .i. caire, Goid. 76 ( Dúil Laithne 75 ). boighi .i. oibne, bidh boighi .i. caire sainti, ut est ballan boisi boighi .u. uingi `a `b.¤' is a small vessel with a handle (weighing) five ounces', O'Dav. 201.

briar

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n (cf. OE brér (brere), mod. brier, briar, Metr. Gl. 50 ). Expld. as pin, brooch: b.¤ .i. dealg, ut est br[i]ar derg dealg n-uingi , O'Dav. 200. b.¤ .i. delg co tócbáil fora cinn .i. bri tulach, H 3.18, 64c4 . b.¤ .i. delg nuinge (.i.) óir ut est im Brethaibh nemidh. b.¤ delg nuinge, Corm. 7 = Corm. Y 143. So also Metr. Gl. 34 § 27 , Lec. Gl. 562 , M 356 .

catit, cataid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. catit, cataid or dil.ie/8386
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n a Pictish-type penannular brooch Medieval Archaeology xlviii 38-44 , JCL ix 73-74 : uinge aile a cataigh cainblath a second ungae in a beautifully conditioned brooch CIH vi 2223.20 (Bretha Nemed Toísech) , JCL ix 74 . uingi .ii. .i. i cataid caoinblath .i. cutendo n̅ accepit; dealg co nduillinn inn sin, ┐ dotuit ara ceanntruime in tan doroltar a cos ara cenn a second ungae, i.e. in a beautifully conditioned brooch, i.e. from "falling, cadendum" [the latter] gets its name; that is a brooch with a leaf, and it falls because of its topheaviness when its fastener is fixed onto its head CIH iv 1473.37 , JCL ix 74 . c.¤ nō cartait .i. delg .i. bērla Cruithnech, Corm. Y 301 . Cf. cartait.

cáttu

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Forms: cátaid, cattaid, cátai

n t, m. (cáid). n s. cátaid, Aen. 812 . With f. adj. a s. cattaid moir, PH 691 . cátai móir, RC xxv 28 n.13 (see O'Brien, Celtica ii 346 ). dignity, honour, esteem; value ; sanctity (?): cataidh .i. eneaclann no uaisle, O'Cl. ro bámarni . . . co cátaid acut (Emir to Cú Chulainn), LU 3917 ( SCC 43 ). fobithin in chatudh robui forsint sabbait `on account of the honour paid to the sabbath', Mon. Tall. 156.15 . co cátu ríg `with due respect for a king', Tec. Corm. 2.20 . lat chátaid it chrí chena `with honour from thee', Metr. Dinds. iii 178.151 . glōir is cāta is caondūthracht / . . . / do Rīg nime `glory and honour', Ériu iv 120.5 . ar do cátaidh ag Dia dil / na faccaibh do mhallachtain, Anecd. ii 37 § 4 . michata cuirp, catu do anmain, Hib. Min. 41.25 . dober cátuidh da gach cloind `nobility', Fen. 240.w . gu cataidh (-igh, MS) ┐ gu n-ordan, Lism. L. 1765 . for cech noen mórfas cadus ┐ cháttaid (sic leg. for cháthaid) na hedpartu `respect and veneration for this grant', Misc. Arch. Soc. 132.4 . ro hadhnacht . . . go n-onóir, ┐ cátaidh (of nobleman), AFM iii 102.13 . cró cadat ┐ caradraidh `a covenant of honour and friendship', RC xxix 138 § 58 .

Legal: [inti] is mo cata dignity , Laws ii 280.15 Comm. ara cata[i]d, na [a] saoire, 18.15 Comm. a tesband de foltaib caich, tesbaid dia cataid, v 70.9 .i. . . . a leth eneclann uadh ar a scath, 13 Comm. ? cátaidh gach fis. Ériu xiii 52.2 = cataig caich `dignities of everyone', O'Dav. 347 . in brethem . . . a catadh . . . fo cataigh rig lais imbi i comriar, O'Curry 276 ( H 3.18, 151 ). i n-airechus ┐ foirbiata ┐ cattu, 833 ( 381 ). duine saer i n-a cataid coir ar secht cumalaib ┐ a n-a micataid ar cumail with his full legal standing(?), Laws v 392.20 Comm. bo ina cataid coir ar uingi , O'Curry 2306 ( Eg. 88, 23 (24)a ). oland in-a cataid coir `proper value', Laws v 80.25 Comm. ? To this: immarcraid catat uil aran olainn 'over-valuation (?) of the wool' Bretha 30 § 13.11 .

cnocc

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Forms: cnoc

o, m. cnoc m., IGT Decl. § 67 .

n (a) lump, protuberance : cnoc de imbim `a lump of butter', Mon. Tall. 52 (147.9) . Med. swelling, lump, ulcer : c.¤ gl. ulcus, Sg. 23b1 . c.¤ gl. gibber, 22a7 ( Études Celt. xi 116 - 7 ). PCr. 11a2 . chnuc no iduu (leg. idna) gl. dolorem, Thes. ii 236.21 . dourgbad . . . cnoc . . . lān do lindchrú ┐ gur, Corm. Y 975 (s.v. nesscoit). cnoc `lump', Bretha 24 . ar na beth fo chlith in col / dobert c.¤ for a heton (of Cain), SR 2000 . co nderna in chloch luicc ┐ cnuic ina chiunn `hollows and lumps', Cóir Anm. 273 . no fásadís cnuic nemi for a aigid (satirized person) `poisonous ulcers', RC xx 421.14 . cnuicc do máidm tria n-a chorp amal cnocaib, PH 374 . do thúrnam ch.¤ in chinn `for the reducing of wens', O'Gr. Cat. 180.5 . cnuic, ┐ treaghait in Ard Macha, AFM ii 764.11 = c.¤ ┐ treagait `boils and colic', CS 246.y perh. button scurvy, Ir. Hist. Stud. vi 185 . milliuda, cnuicc, crithcha (in list of diseases of cattle), RC xxvi 46 § 233 . cnuic braighid ┐ nescoidi `neck boils', Rosa Angl. 172.15 . O'Gr. Cat. 196.28 . c.¤ braighead gl. ascínancia `quinsy', ACL i 337.135 .

(b) hill, mound : cuilmen .i. cnoc, O'Mulc. 585 . crúach, cnoc, carn, Eg. Gl. 161 . i ndindgnaib ┐ i cnocaib, LU 2062 ( FA 14 ). cnuicc ┐ céti ┐ tulcha, TBC-LL² 1054 . biaidh Ealcmair i cnuc sidha in brogha, ZCP v 524.3 . ad chaomhthach ar chnoc (of Christ on Calvary), DDána 3.31 . cnuic for allmharchaibh ána (of graves), TSh. 5770 . na gcnocaibh . . . cubharanfadhacha craois (of passions), 2075 . spré chnuic, Keat. Poems 328 . don da chnoc teineadh volcanoes, Ir. Astr. Tr. 4.5 . tuir ┐ cnuic debhtha `fighting-mounds', CCath. 1748 . for . . . dvmaib ┐ chnoccaib togla an denna, TTr.² 1864 . Of assembly mound: baí ic tabairt comarli dar cnoccaib inn óenaig, LU 2852 . in cnoc ro buí / alaind ben Eithne in gubai, 3773 ( SCC 34 ). a ch.¤ coinde . . . na n-uli nuallach (body to soul), PH 8273 .

In nn. loc. see. Hog. Onom.

Compds. With nouns: gebid . . . cnocc allsi for muneol, LL 35718 ( SG 416.7 ). da uingi isin cnocbeim blow that raises a lump, O'Curry 280 ( H 3.18, 151 ); 'a blow that inflicts bruising, swelling and loss of skin' Ériu lii 125 . tar colbaduib . . . na cnoc-bōchna, ML² 688 . cnocchoillte comhaimhréidhe, AFM v 1688.11 . isin cnoccdindgna fil for ur in trága, LL 31840 (TTr.). for cnocdruimnibh comardaib `ridges', CCath. 4846 . cnoccimesorgain `mayhem (which raises) a lump', Bretha 24 . dar cnocfoitibh corrac[h]a bulging sods, CCath. 4103 . ba tonda batar ína cnocshlebtib, Aen. 243 . cnoc-thonna crithreacha, TSh. 6630 . isin chnocthulaigh `mountain knoll', Aen. 608 . With adjj.: le fán do chnuicfhinn chosgraigh, O'R. Poems 2648 `the slope of your fair mountain-land(?)', Notes. cenn cnuicremhar críonḟoltach, Ériu v 182.348 .

1 cumal

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Forms: cumaile, cumle, cumail, cumhal, comhail

n ā, f. g s. us. cumaile; cumle, Ériu iii 135.3 . a p. cumail (= handmaids), Gen. xxxiii 2 . cumhal (ó thrí cíallaibh) f., IGT Decl. § 12 . comhail (n du.), Eochairsg. 86.35 .

(a) female slave, bondwoman; later woman-in-waiting; servant, maid: c.¤ .i. cum mola .i. ben bīs fri bleith mbrōn, ar is ē mod frisa mbītis cumala dōera riasíu dorōntais muilind, Corm. Y 324 . cacht .i. c.¤ .i. bantraill, O'Mulc. 265 . cumala caínógat a ngnímu, Críth G. 485 . bla cumaile lec ┐ losat, Laws iii 274.18 . mug, c.¤ cimid (in list of seven things incapable of being given in fief), v 222.2 . do dechaidh co a cumhula, Blathm. 213 . da chumail, ┐ ocht ndoerammuis, RC xx 140.29 (ACC). hi foxal do moga, do chumaile, O'D. 73 ( H 3.17, 63 ). atconnairc c.¤ ele he (i.e. Peter), PH 3183 . cumhal Chríost (of Mary at annunciation), PBocht 9.2 . mac do chumhaile, Exodus xxiii 12 . ro ghabh a heirred cumuili, Caithr. CC 29 . co[n]a comail coimidechta maid-in-waiting , RC vi 184.21 . bert D. . . . Brigit dia reicc . . . do cumail fognuma, Vita Br. 13 .

(b) Name of a variable unit of value; generally fixed at three milch cows (see Thurn., ZCP xiv 341 ; Críth G. pp. 81 - 2 ) or equivalent to thirty-five acres of land Ériu xlix 27 , xxii 84 n. 10 , but note the follg. variations: teora cumala . . . .i. secht mba in gach c.¤ dib, O'Curry 1829 ( 23 Q 6, 47 b ). c.¤ sé mbó ┐ leth eneclainne isin crolighe cumaile, ┐ is í in c.¤ smachta metha ┐ c.¤ techtaighthe, O'D. 833 ( H 3.17, 595 ). c.¤ fichi(t) seoit . . . Leth-cumul, dech seoit, ZCP xiv 368.10 - 11 . cutruma c.¤ cana Padraicc ┐ c.¤ cana Cormaic . . . uair ni fuil isin c.¤ is mo acud acht ocht mba . . . c.¤ eladnach hí . . . .i. c.¤ do thabairt ar boin ar fichit, O'Curry 577 - 8 ( H 3.18, 278 ). bo ar fichit . . . do lulacubh, cunute sin secht cumulu urruduis, Laws ii 134.15 Comm. is mó c.¤ cana no c.¤ urraduis, Cóic Con. 50 § 97 H. an c.¤ sin is ar cethraime .vii. cumala ata, O'Curry 2577 ( Eg. 88, (49)d ) (of c.¤ aintestais. See aintestas). c.¤ ocht mba smacht nemdénma in gairi, O'D. 934 ( H 3.17, 658c ). is for cumail deich set conamas in c.¤ sin la Feine, Laws v 400.23 - 24 . cumala beca dibside, di uingi go le[th] cach cumaile, acht aon ch.¤ tri nuinge, O'Curry 962 ( H 3.18, 415 ). tucsad sgreball cumaili gacha tuaithi . . . .i. tri ba, Irish Texts iii 4.31 . Cf. ech c.¤ x. set . . . ech c.¤ trichat set horse worth 10 séts, Laws v 414.22 , 24 .

(c) Less specifically: ríthæ intech sin fri C. . . . ar chumil n-arggit, Thes. ii 240.2 (Ardm.). tri .vii. c.¤ , LU 5589 (TBC). ocht cumala a eneclann (of a `rí buiden'), Críth G. 469 . ba gabálta i cumail é (of ram) `the equivalent of a c.', TBC-LL² 63 . carpat trí secht c.¤ , 97 . in cocholl . . . / cemad fhiū trī secht c.¤ , MacCongl. 111.4 . carpat cethre cumala (sic), TFrag. 44.14 . .uii. cumala . . . .i. colg déd ┐ eó-ch.¤ (.i. dealg) ┐ sgíath-ch.¤ ┐ cris-ch.¤ ┐ brat-ch.¤ etc. `c.¤ of brooches, a c. of shields', Ériu xvi 67.113 - 5 . .x. cumala bana .i. di argat nó findruine, ii 4.10 . forgu cumaile c.¤ airgit, O'Curry 578 ( H 3.18, 287 ). de chumalaibh airggididibaon dan .i. ni thed na aill inn acht airgget, 472 ( 247 ). caéca eoch n-ændátha . . . a carbad cumhaile, ZCP xiii 175.19 . Cf. .uii. ancellas redere, Trip.² 2495 . See 3 airer, etc.), crólige, máithre, senorba, 1 tír.

(d) In wider sense of fine, mulct, compensation : c.¤ .i. éraic, O' Lec. Gl. 372 . M 186 . dia do chumail am chinaid `as sufficient fine for my offence', Metr. Dinds. iii 62.106 . cia file ar ccumhaluibh dlighidh?, Ériu xiii 18.4 . go ceithre sédoibh a cumhuile curp, 22.28 . do chuinghidh a cana ┐ a chumhaile, RC xliii 44.20 . c.¤ cís ┐ cáin, Leb. Cert.² 1644 . d'iarraidh chumail[e] Airt, RC xliii 26.7 . is greim cumaile pennaiti gabas a cur for muir no dul go eclais, O'Curry 2251 ( Eg. 88, 18(19)c ). c.¤ .v. seoit x, 246 ( H 3.18, 141 ). icfad sí cumalo a mac ro marbadh, Ériu viii 175.4 . c.¤ inn o Fh., RC xliii 14.11 . ic iarair na c.¤ i ndiguin a brathar, RC xx 140.24 (ACC). asrenar c.¤ cana cach fecht `a cumal prescribed by law(?)', O'Dav. 744 . créacht gan chumhail `a wound entailing no fine', Aithd. D. 74.4 .

In prep. phr. i cumail, i cumalaib in recompense for, as penalty for: uinnsiu . . . hi c.¤ do céile cōeca sleg, ZCP xiii 175.24 . ná sir cert a cumhail deilgi, IGT Decl. ex. 1237 . ro iarr si umla fort-sa a cumail in gníma sin, Grail 2232 . a gcumhoil ó othar fhuair / a thochmharc le tuloigh mBriain, O'Hara 2575 . co tuc da .xx. déc bó . . . i cumalaib meic C., Ann. Inisf. 246.4 .

dírna

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Forms: dinnra

n [, f. and io, m.?], also dinnra (Lat. dinarius)

(a) large mass, weight or measure used as a standard (see Hermathena xxi 3 ): d.¤ ainm tomuis, acht ni hinann gach d.¤ dibh .i. Gall-d.¤ ┐ d.¤ glasaigh, ┐ d.¤ umaidhe, ┐ d.¤ Patraic, O'Dav. 679 . lestar lulaice, da dirna dec ind, O'D. 903 ( H 3.17 645 ). Cf. dinnra clasaighe, .i. tomus bis 'con lucht claides ín clais, O'Curry 2083 ( H 4.22 70a ). diorna .i. nuimhir no tomhas, O'Cl. luin oc elaib, unga oc dīrnai (dirnaib, MS.) crotha banathech oc cruthuib rignai (rignaib, MS.) an ounce compared with a dírna, Corm. Y 69 . luin o cheolaib uingi o dirnaib (dirna ainm tomais moir), LU 330 (ACC). fordomdiur tri dírnu di argut ar teora férba, Corm. p. 20(s.v. fir) = fortomidiur tri dirna do argat arræ ar teoræ ferbai, Corm. Y 585 . lóg ndirnai di sainchrund the worth of a d.¤ of private property, Ériu vii 156.14 . mensas numulariorum (.i. inna dirnae), ZCP viii 174 . Hence in name of a celebrated stone: d.¤ .i. cloch, ut est d.¤ in Dagda, H 3.18. 650b . d.¤ .i. cloch in Dagdai, Triads 237 .

(b) crowd, large number (perh. through confusion with dírma, q.v.): rogabsat díorna don dreim sin | dana dfogloim fora ccuairt, Leb. Gab.(i) 238.29 . The following could belong here, but see fo-ceird III (e): focherd d.¤ mór dint slóg, TBC-I¹ 213 . rola d.¤ dina cathaib ┐ dina sluagaib ac déscid in láich sin, TBC-LL¹ 5391 ( TBC-LL² 4489 ), but cf. dirmæ TBC-I¹ 3288 , diorma mor don tsluagh mar tainic isin telaigh, TBC St. 4302 .

1 fíach

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Forms: feich, fiach, dfēch, féich, fíachu, feich

n o, m. g s. ind feich , Ml. 55a7 . d s. fiach, Wb. 2b25 . (for dfēch, Ardm. 17b1 > Thes. ii 239.20 , see dég). n p. féich, Wb. 4a10 . a p. fíachu, LU 7053 .

(a) an obligation, a payment due debt, also legal due, fine, penalty: iar fíach (gl. secundum debitum) Wb. 2b25 . nipa deoladacht acht bid fíach, 2b26 . ind feich (gl. debiti) Ml. 55a7 . dlegtir féich dúib `debts are owed by you' Wb. 4a10 . meni dlessad ḟiachu do neoch unless someone owed him debts TBC-LL¹ 2988 . is me dliges fíachu `'tis I that am entitled to dues' BDD 70 . intí dia ndligi ḟiachu dosfothlaig fair he who owes thee debts, demand them from him LL 122a45 ( RC iii 184 ). intí dia ndligi ḟiachu saig fair, LL 116 b 37 . deich meic Conaill Cloen ... a cōic dīb frislontis a fēich a cōic aile ronascitis a fēich, Rawl. 155a16 . gebait im fiachu I will accept it in satisfaction of my dues BDD 73 . ni f.¤ opaid, LU 5668 (see opad). ni gébed Joseph nach fiach | óna tuathaib acht mad biad, SR 3389 . ní gata Adomnan fiachu ar flaith ┐ eclais ┐ fine dia mbi dír, Cáin Ad. 29 . oiret bé [in maer] ic tabach fhiach while the steward is levying the dues MacCongl. 57.13 . In Law-tracts: fiach ní ro dlomthar do flaithib (.i. is fiachach aní aisnéither ... do gelladh dona gradaib flatha), O'D. 717 (< H 3.17, c. 523 ). Cf. is fiach ní dlomthar, Ériu xii 176.5 ( TE 3 ). do saire ar fiachaib sin i n-urradhus, ┐ nochon uil saeire ar biadh i n-urradhus amhail ata i cain, O'D. 2351 (< Rawl. B 506, f. 40 ). fíach dleghar dimse sunn indiu the debt which is due from me here to-day (`die Schuld die ich hier heute schulde') Bürgschaft § 53 . gaib fort laim fiach damsa huaīt undertake to pay me the debt § 51a0 . ni beir fothuth fiachu feeding (of the creditor by the debtor) does not absolve debts § 63 . fiadnaisi con-oi ... fiachu witness safeguards debts ib. duine atā ag tobach fiach, cidh ēric fogla, cidh feich cuir no cunnartha `fine for injury or debts of bargain or contract' (i.e. payment due by reason of bargain, etc.) Laws v 352.12 Comm. atá in rāith aca atmāil co ndechaidh risna fiachaib the surety admits that he guaranteed the dues Bürgschaft 43 . icuidh in rāith féin na fiacha ib. Dist. from `díre': atait secht tobaig ... nacon dlegat dire na fiacha ... for nech a n-elo `seven levyings which are not entitled to `dire' nor debts from a person for deserting' 178.2 . digaib di diriu fiach a nothrusa, BCrólige § 10 (but: fiacha .i. corpdiri § 19 ). secht fuile ... nacon tuillit fiachu na othrus seven blood[shed]s that do not incur fines or sick maintenance Laws v 142.2 . an tí dofeith biodhbadha i ttuaith ... doslí fiacha amhail gach mbiodhbaidh, Ériu xiii 35.16 . secht n-athgabala ... is inti nodo gaib asren fiach ina ngabail `pays fine for taking them' Laws v 254.3 . cach oín tobó fiachu inna cānae `everyone who shall levy the dues of the Law' [sc. of Adomnán; the fines due from violators of it] Cáin Ad. 48 . in tan dombongatar feich ib. folongat comnaidm fiach `sustain a joint contract of debts' ib. dia ngontar maic [e]annaic ... is dia n-uamaib adnacail tiaguit a feich, ┐ a feich erradais dia flaithib a finib, 40 . it cobfiachaigh tra fir ┐ mna hi cacha fiachaib beccaib ┐ móraib ..., 45 . sellach lánfeich ┐ sellach lethfeich a looker-on who incurs full fine ... half-fine Laws i 240.25 . an baile a ndlegar bas o tuaith gabar feich o eclais, iv 236.13 . Somet. used for éric, see BCrólige p. 120 n. 2 . With gen. of offence: fiach indlighidh athgabala fine for illegal distress Laws i 86.17 Comm. co ro ica in flaith fiach na gubreithe, v 178.16 Comm . is fiach dítin in gach ní dibh sin on eclais, iv 234z . it é féich thairmthechta in domnaig .i. unga ... for fer imthéit ..., Ériu ii 204.14 . mas do marbad indilsigh docuaidh ┐ dilsech dorala do marbad, fiach maigne ┐ imraid uaid don indilsech risi ndechaid (`fine in respect of place and of intention') Laws iii 136.14 . ar ḟiach n-iomraidhte, Ériu xiii 50.19 .

Rarely with gen. of creditor: ó nach féadann ... dul ó fhiachaibh an Airdríogh escape his debt to the Lord Dán Dé iv 5 .

Theol.: log dún ar ḟiachu debita nostra PH 7937 ( Matthew vi 12 ). maith dhuinn ar bhfiacha, Ó Héodhusa 84 . gurab iomdha fiacha luighes oraind ag Dia ar son ar bpecaidh ib.

Hence in general, a penalty, punishment: f.¤ a mescai, Ériu vii 148.6 . Of religious penance: iar tabirt feich after giving dues, i.e. doing penance Mon. Tall. § 43 . f.¤ n-aidci lúoin do tabairt isind sathurn to perform Sunday night's penance on Saturday § 26 . doberair dia sathairn im noin fiach aibne na hoidche luain, LB 11b7 ( Rule of Tallaght 78 ). ni ta bar f.¤ aibne flagellation is not inflicted [is not paid] Mon. Tall. § 30 . arra troiscthe do fiachaib aibne flagellation equivalent to fasting RC xv 490.22 .

(b) a duty, obligation (esp. in pl.): meabhair donti dian fiacha (.i. dona senchadhaibh) whose duty it is (to remember) Leb. Gab.(i) i 112.4 . fiacha orthaibh a furtacht they were bound to help it Miscell. Celt. Soc. 354.20 . ós d'ḟiachaibh airdríogh Mumhan | do rígh Éireann umhlughadh, Content. ix 3 . (atá) d'fiachaib for (ar) is incumbent on, is a duty, obligation of: gonadh aire sin bhíos fiacha aige oraind is na deghoibrighthibh léigmíd thorainn, Ó Héodhusa 110 . ata ... coimétt an tire sin d'fiachaibh oruinn, BNnÉ 87.34 . an biathachas do bhí d'f.¤ orra do thabhairt, Keat. iii 2628 . i n-aghaidh gach laoi dá raibhe d'fhiachaibh orra bheith ar an bhfásach, TSh. 4898 . do bhí d'ḟ.¤ air gan a rún do nochtadh he was bound not to reveal his secret Keat. ii 2684 . an tan do bhiadh d'ḟ.¤ orra aifreann do rádh, TSh. 4515 . a ndlighthear dhíom ... ní coir dhamh a iarraidh a chur dhíom acht a dhiol do bhrigh go bhfuil sē d'fhiachaibh orm, Rule of Tallaght 12.19 . comhaill do gheallamhuin amail dobeth si [d]fiachaib (sic leg.] ort, Ériu v 140.16 . d'fiachaibh ar lucht inotachta na cathrach almsa do denomh those who enter the city are obliged to give alms Fl. Earls 100.5 . d'ḟ.¤ ar an Iustis Donn Iohn do leiccen iomlán, AFM vi 2302.3 . cuirim d'ḟiachaib ar ... I compel ... to: cuirid orm d'ḟiachaibh ... dol, TD 3.16 . cuiris d'f.¤ air ascnámh, Fl. Earls 118.17 . without ar and pers.: I cause: cuirfidh mé dfíachaibh a náthrughadh I will cause them to be removed Jerem. xv 4 . gaibim d'fiachaib orm I take on me as a duty: díon a threabh ... do ghabh d'fh.¤ air, Rel. Celt. ii 222.32 . téit i fiachaib ar is laid to the charge of, serves as a claim on: air féin ar túis téid i bhfiachaibh it is he that first incurs the obligation (i.e. his deed rebounds on himself) TD 29.28 . nár dhligh sí dul i bhf.¤ ar Éireannchaibh it ought not to be brought as a charge against Keat. i 10.13 . na leig cathaighthe an dhiabhail do dhol a bhf.¤ oirne, Ó Héodhusa 86.13 (a paraphr. of Matthew vi 13 ).

(c) a fee, guerdon, payment: ar a hícc ba hé in f.¤ in chluain this was the payment, the meadow Metr. Dinds. iii 156y . dorad Finn fiach a leanna do C., Acall. 1607 . do berim adám ech ... duit, ... fiach indsma na sleigi, 4909 . feich baistedha baptismal fees BNnÉ 45.32 . Cf. f.¤ féile, in a list of wild fruits, BS p. 116 (prob. merely a cheville, but given by P. O'C. , s.v. f.¤ f.¤ `a fowl or other novelty, procured for a festival or holiday'). Price equivalent: as eadh bá dior dhó seacht fichit damh, acht asé f.¤ ro toibhgheadh ann, fiche uinge ar ceithri céd d'airgeat ghil, AFM ii 1142.17 (= as e a fiach ..., AU 1161 ). uingi d'ór no a fiach, Fen. 140.19 . Cf. use in chevilles in SR: Percoba cainiu cach f.¤ (fairest of guerdons ?) SR 2485 . mó cach f.¤ 2635 .

1 folach

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Forms: folach, falach, foilge, f., falaidh

o, u (vn. of fo-luigi, cf. fulach) folach falach, IGT 111 § 52 . n p. foilge, Rawl. 111b33 . `Examples are lacking to show the gender and declension ... in O.Ir. It was probably one of the neut. o-stems which have heteroclite plurals (s-stems),' Bergin, Ériu xii 221 . Originally s-stem, Phil. Soc. Trans. c (2002) 411 n. 23 .

(a) hiding; the act of covering, or hiding: f.¤ .i. custodia latine , Corm. Y 615 . folag ... .i. custodiae , O'Mulc. 569 (these could well belong to fulach). f.¤ (synonym of clúdadh, scáth), Kirk ( Eg. Gl. 155 ). tabuirsi ní dot édach damh umum ... uair ni fhuil f.¤ mo dhenachta umum, Études Celt. i 88.10 . boí Mairend cen folt, conid mind rigna no bid oc foloch a lochta, LU 4225 . do bhí brat ... dá f.¤ go bróig, Oss. vi 82 . boi cend Eoin i talum iarna f.¤ , PH 951 . fuair Elena an croch noem ... arna ḟalach ac na hIdhalaib, Maund. 74 . cosmhail ... lé hionnmhas ar na ḟ.¤ a bhḟearann, Matthew xiii 44 . sgél nach tarbha d'ḟ.¤ ort, IGT, Decl. ex. 2117 . d'ḟ.¤ th' ḟeirge, ZCP xii 384.15 = Dán Dé p. 29 . eclais ... arna ḟ.¤ lé luaidhi roofed (?) with lead Maund. 77 . ferr lem leabaidh ... i mBeinn Bhoirche gan fholoch, BS p. 154 (§ 83) . do ghlac follach oruinn took cover (of a stag) Oss. vi 22.15 . adba folaig ` hiding-place ' Metr. Dinds. iv 172.15 . Cf. fonn fír-ḟalaig ` harbourage ' 86.82 . (Fig.) ni ḟéad ar ndúthaigh d'ḟ.¤ `it does not depreciate the greatness of our country' Content. vi 42 .

Of burial: biaid com ḟoluch án iar tonuch mo tháeb LU 9935 (`burying me splendidly' PRIA iii 536 ). d'éis th'fholaigh after Thy burial Dán Dé xxviii 30 .

Cf. a gabāil ... ┐ a cur i loch da f.¤ , Ann. Conn. 1365 § 8 (Ann. Clonm. has for this committed to a strong place in a logh to be kept', but according to FM the person in question was drowned). Cf. mad iar fod-f.¤ ecaib (.i. mad iarna f.¤ fon fot), Laws v 448.24 (29) = iar fot folug .i. folug dofet huire, H 3.18, 390a ( O'Curry 864 ).

i foluch in hiding, hidden: cid atá i foluch fond erlar sa ?, LU 174 . co ḟuil himagin Isu ... i ḟaluch icon Ebraide LB 2a14 ( PH 95 ). ní ḟaicimsi do lochtaibh ort ní ... ach muna ḟuilid a ḟ.¤ [i bhf.¤] innat unless they are hidden within thee Ériu iii 154.5 . ni raibhe i f.¤ fo thalmain ... ní ná fuaratar, Cog. 114.26 . mar fuair ... leabhar an reachta i bhf.¤ san dteampall, TSh. 7318 . ni brod bec a falach C.C., YBL 37b44 ( TBC-I¹ 2488 ). g s. as attrib. hidden, secret: a huilc falaidh , ACL iii 239 § 31 . locht folaig, PBocht 12 § 22 . a rún falaigh gur reac roibh, 11 § 18 . lámh na leannán bhfoluigh, IGT, Decl. ex. 943 . ger ghoid fholaidh a hidden theft BNnÉ 243.2 . nír écc folaigh ib. 14 . formad folaigh, Dán Dé xxxi 39 . dia tegmad drem folaid ort secret foes ZCP vi 272 § 11 . i n-úair ḟolaig `in a secret hour' Metr. Dinds. iv 116.110 . ni fios falaidh it is well-known O'Gr. Cat. 501.20 . do chuir fesa falaig da indsaigid, Ann. Conn. 1315 § 5 (= f.¤ folaighthe `secret messages' ALC). glár falaigh ní hionchuir air `the tale must not be hidden' SGS iv 140 . For [toirrcheas] fola, Dán Dé x 24 , A. Ó Dálaigh li 14 , we should probably read folaigh.

(b) In concrete sense a covering: in f.¤ um [a] sūilibh, Fier. 78 . falach sroil ... dia cumbdach, BNnÉ 203.4 . folach mo chinn my veil Song of S. v 7 . na foluidhe veils Isaiah iii 23 . scairt, f.¤, liónan `the caul ' Kirk ( Eg. Gl. 535 ). mo chorp peacthach ... nochan falach dearcach donn, Dán Dé xxix 4 .

(c) A hiding-place: foilge cen moene .i. cen a moinigud do neoch na foluch hiding-places without treasures, i.e. without enrichment for any one in concealing them Rawl. 111b33 ( Ériu xii 221 ). Cf. (d) below. f.¤ ... i fail fer fíal (of a grave), Metr. Dinds. iii 140 . amhail chréachtacha 'na gcodladh na bhfuar-fhalchaibh = dormientes in sepulchris TSh. 4709 .

Cf. call tré ḟalach íaruindi | a mbarr dharach, IGT, Decl. ex. 1949 .

(d) something hidden; a hoard: atá foluch i Sléibh Fuait ... trí cét uingi don ór dherg, Acall. 3923 . atchúaid di cach foloch forḟolaig dá tharmnugud don mac every treasure he had hidden for the benefit of the son LL 290b29 ( RC xiii 454 ). co n-ēcius dóib a fil lim di foilgib, LU 5770 (= TBC-I¹ 1299 . See Ériu xii 220 ff ). ? is hē scérus foilgi fri Laigniu who will make the Leinstermen part with their hoards (?) ZCP xii 237 § 61 . im f.¤ fiann do thaiscelad (.i. both folachta .i. im cach set .i. biad nā seoit do berar as an uarboth), Laws i 202.2 (206.4) `for robbing the hunter's tent' transl.; for disclosing (i.e. rifling ?) the repositories of fians (?). But perhaps folacht (= 1 fulacht) is meant. ō tug ... Muiri | falach d'ōr buidi 'na broinn, ACL iii 242 § 18 .

for-aicci

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Forms: foircither, foranacca

v I Overlooks, surveys, hence is hard by (a variant of ar-aicci, q.v.): fer ... foraicce dul noí ndrong who watches the motion of nine bands BDD 109 . ? pass. pres. foircither ( .i. fírdechar, O'Dav. 881 ) mairc maithe macaibh ..., Ériu xiii 23.8 . isin glind | foraccai Finddabur ḟind `near to fair F.' RC xxiii 310 § 26 ( LL 31b39 ) = foracai Finnabair, RC xxiii 322 (Laud); foraicce F., 328 § 28 (Eg. with gl. .i. ac Ath Ruis na righ fri hAird Findabrach anall). Lia Fail i n-uachtar Bruidne | lia foraccai ilbuidne `a stone near many bands (? which looks down over many bands) 306 § 7 = foranacca, 319 (Laud, omitting lia). atá lecht Máil i nDruim Gam | foracca ēca imnam, 312 § 36 . Contemplates (?): anti bias i firinde, as betha foraccai cēin bīs i curp ┐ as betha 'na mbia, Otia i 115x . is ed inso foraccat a n-anmain ┐ as airchenn ardatá this is what their souls behold and is in store for them, ib. 28 .

II As legal term, apparently of equivalent value (Thurn. ZCP xvi 409 ): Of dues paid from a trading ship to the owner of the land where it puts in: in tan is fo tomus flatha urdalta tainic in barc, sét foraice uingi d'fir tire, O'D. 1605 (< H 5.15, 11 c. 2 ). sēt sé screpall dō ar connad ... do lecad di, masa seichida ... atā indti, no sēt foraici uingi, masa cnō gnae ┐ cuirnd, Laws iii 426.19 . in rodercaidh, ma darighni a dlighedh ro dercaid set foraca ┐ [sic] di uinge do ... ┐ sēt foraice sé scripla do masa iarand ..., O'D. 2354 (< Rawl. B 506, 40d ). Cf. sét foraice uinge .i. is fiu uinge re firdechsain, O'Dav. 105 . grian foraga set land worth a `sed' (?) O'D. 787 (< H 3.17 c. 565 ). In: bid ceart im cotomus folad: folaid cudruma, forsaide forṡlan forlinad forbais: foraicce ceart creicce cundartha etc. (.i. a firdechsain do reir chirt) ZCP xix 170 (= Cóic Con. § 11 ), Thurneysen takes the meaning to be: is valid for, extends to: [the judgement-path] `cert' serves for sales, contracts, etc. see ZCP xvi 410 . ni fiach foraich aos, Laws iv 376.20 = ni fiacail foraice aes (.i. nocha remtechtaige lium a dul isin ferann cemad aesmar a fiacail), H 3.18, p. 350 ( O'Curry 732 ); it is not a tooth which is the equivalent value of old age (see Thurn l.c.).

Cf. forcsi (geall foircsean uinge), for-cí.

garrda

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Forms: garrga

n (ON garðr) a plot, yard, an enclosure, court, garden: garrga (gl. atrium), Ir. Gl. 702 . as in imscing .i. as in garrda rigda, PH 3293 . co garrdhai Anna to the garden of Annas, Maund. § 16 . docum tobair bai ina garrda, ACL iii 322.21 ; 321.x . craeb cu toradh aicce ina garrgha, O'D. 2284 ( Rawl. B 506, f. 26a ). gurralinsod in tegh et in garrgha ┐ na sraittiv archenoi, Aisl. Tond. 95.4 . ni lécthea tech ná tégdais na garrda doib, LB 155a6 . tech ┐ garrda i mbaile Molaisi ag M., BNnÉ 248.5 . targad dó ... gardha ... in cach aen baile, MR 130.11 . cath-garrdha `a battle-enclosure,' 224.11 . uíngi d'ór gach garda, RC xvii 346.19 (Tig.) = gacha gardha, CS 232.5 = as gach garrdha, AFM ii 724.2 . co Gardhai na nIsberrdha the Garden of the Hesperides, Acall. 228 n . mo ghárrdha fíneamhna, Jeremiah xii 10 . i ngarrdha ghrásamhail anma an fhíréin, TSh. 9449 . dūnta ... i ngarrdha ghobhainn, TSh. 2710 . Gan áoltor ngeal no gan gharrdha, IGT Decl. ex. 544 . pl. a ngarrian, Deuteronomy vii 5 (or misprint for garráin, see garrán ?). ina mboi do gharrdhaib (garrgaib v.l.) ┐ do puiplib ... etarræ ocus slis an longphuirt `houses and tents,' CCath. 5419 . a mbeth for srátib ... ┐ i ḟásgarrdaib for ímlib sráited, LB 155a7 . a cula ┐ a garrda ┐ a inada diamra, Laws v 326.z Comm. iii 438.1 . trí h-uingi ros fácbhadh ... do'n cháin a n-garrdhaibh na n-Gall `in the courts of ...,' Leb. Cert. 228.15 . Cerball na cáem-garda `C. of the beautiful garths,' RC xx 12 § 17 . In n.l.: Uachtar Garadha, AFM i 476.6 .

gerta

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Forms: giarta, giartha

n (also gertha, giarta, giartha). Acc. to Stokes ( O'Dav. 1050 ) the g s. of *gerud vn. of gerid warms, cherishes . Used in Laws in `sét (seóit) gert[h]a' i.e. a gift or presentation from fosterer to fosterchild on termination of the fosterage as an earnest of the claim of the fosterer to future maintenance (cf. Stud. in E. Ir. Law 10 , 190 ): [s]et gerta cach meic .i. ... in cutruma do setuib do berar on aiti don mac sunn ar a gairi do denumh ac techt uadh, Laws ii 190.13 . giarrtha .i. gaire doní in dalta, ut est: na seóit giartha: ... .i. in sét dobeir in t-aiti don dalta ar a gaire, O'Dav. 1055 ; 1050 . seota gerta na gaire, Laws iii 50.26 . .i. log ar denam na gaire .i. don dalta, 52.2 Comm. sed gert .i. on aidi don mac, O'Curry 828 ( H 3.18, 380a ). is i lanamnacht uil on buime don dalta altrama ... ocus lan set gertha, no leth set gertha uaithi do iar n-aois diailtre, Laws ii 348.8 Comm. na seoit giartha .i. na seoit gairitechta, O'Curry 1870 (RIA 23 P 3, f. 20d7 ). tri leth n-uingi airgit seoit geartha mic righ, Laws ii 192.11 Comm. nech bes nesam dó dia maithri dobeir set ngiartha don mac, O'Curry 873 ( H 3.18, 372b ). ni fola ae iaraid fri fiachaib na seoit giartha na giallna do flaith ... .i. na seoit gairidechta do gabhail a ngill risin ceilsine don flaith, O'Curry 1876 ( 23 P 3, 21 (23)a ). For a somewhat different explanation, see the commentary O'Curry 1870 ( 23 P 3, 20 (22)a ) = O'D. 2418 ( Rawl. B 506, 54a ).

getal, gedal, gétal

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n Also ngetal, ngetol, ngedar, ngéadar (an old vn. of gonid, 'act of wounding', Ériu xxxix 158 ) (a) a reed, the broom plant : ngetal dono .i. gilcach no raith ut dicitur : luth lega getal broom is a leech's strength, Auraic. 1190 ; 5561 . g.¤ .i. gilcach, 5521 . Cf. Anecd. iii 43.19 .

(b) the composite letter `ng' : tri foilcheasta (i.e. composite letters) inn oghaim .i. ceirt ┐ gedal ┐ straiph ... In baile i mbi n ria g is gedul i[s] scribtha and, ut est uingi ┐ cuing, Auraic. 440 , 442 ; 2896 (ngetol). muin, gort, ngedar, straiph, ruis, Auraic. 5929 . muin teann, nion teann ... luis teann, ngéadar, ruis rogharbh 'unlenited m, nn ... ll, ng, rr', Celtica xxvii 59 § 7 . dá mhuin, dá ghort i[s] ngéadar 'two m's, two g's and ng', Celtica xxvii 60 § 11 . sealbhadh guirt i ngéadar nglan 'the sealbhadh of g becomes clear ng', Éigse xxxvi 39 § 6 . ngetal, luiss, ruis cona rinn, | nin ┐ muin, ZCP xii 295 § 3 .

greimm

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n n, n.; later m., IGT Decl. § 41.

I grasp, authority, sway, power: intí cretfes ní ágathar á ngreim, Wb. 1a3 . air danimmart greim á aite `for the authority of his tutors restrained him,' Ml. 14b14 . in gremmae .i. regni (gl. sceptri), ib. 110d3 . hon gremmaim srithiu (gl. exserto vigore), ib. 31c18 . rop fortrén mo greim cach crīch ar bam cend, PRIA iii 550 § 35 . o rogabais flaithius ata ag imgabail do ghrema, Anecd. ii 9.24 . du tabairt greamma forsna Gaillu `to exercise power over,' AU i 356.11 (an. 848). rogénair rogabus gre[i]m I held sway, Ériu iv 158.16 . rotbia lim greim Dé fodéin, | rotbia m'ordan, SR 3361 . cen garbgreim fria chomaithcib, ib. 6286 . facbaid dá mac, maith a ṅgraim, ib. 3687 . mó a gréim ┐ a gerait ┐ a chumachta oldás cach rig, Thr. Ir. Gl. p. 30 (sub Muma) . nír' léic greim Conairi doib a cor in Here `C.'s power let them not perform it ...,' BDD § 168 append. ( RC xxii 403.5 ). nistimsaich greim riaglad do beith gen ní `the rigor of the rule does not bind them ...,' Mon. Tall. 145.5 . airdeclais asa rucad greim riagla ┐ ecna ┐ forcetuil do uilib ecalsaibh na hEirenn, Lism. L. 3958 . bid do c[h]ellaib elib greim a manach `sway over their monks...,' BColm. 62.20 . greim catha a vigorous attack: berid grem catha chuci ... tarsin náth, TBC-I¹ 61 n. 7 . ba bág ám dait-siu, ga dobertha do greimm catha gan díchill lind i(n)diu, TBC-LL¹ 5943 . tindscan greim do chatha, Fél. Nov. 15.

II seizure, hold, grasp (in literal sense): becc a greim hi talmain, Cáin Ad. § 13 . Of the steps of the celestial ladder: a dō dīb, goiridi a greim, ACL iii 237 § 22 . dúr a graimm stern his grip, Metr. Dinds. iii 90.31 . gér líonmhur láoich Leithe Cuinn, | ní bhfuil ní ar nar ghabh gréim `there is nothing he did not win,' KMMisc. 362.14 . intan ghabhaid a chosa ┐ a lámha greidhm (sic leg.) ar an droichet, RC xxix 120.20 . ni roachtas greim fair corrócht a theg he was not captured ..., Ériu iii 136.14 . cach aen díb téged dia greim nó dia marbad to apprehend him or to kill him, BColm. 96.1 . Of a boar: gabuis greim dá ghairbfinnfad, Fianaig. 66.16 . a ellteóg ... fuarus-[s]a do ghreim `I was able to catch thee,' BS 68.18 . ní ro ghabhsat greim nó gabháil dua Ruairc `they were not able to seize or arrest O'R.,' AFM v 1872.2 . Of the Norsemen: níor ghabhadar greim d'Éirinn acht ge do rinneadar buaidhreamh orra, Keat. iii 2448 . féach mar do ghabhadar na Gothi greim don Eadáile, TSh. 9764 . tig Conall ... ar a lorg gur chuir fá ghreim ag Áth Ceit é Keat. ii 3193 . cles na bfagbhaitt Gaeidhil greim, | comrac aeinfir ind Erinn, Leb. Gab.(i) i 40.7 . go gcuireann an bás fá ghreim fá dhéoigh é, TSh. 2407 . ionnus nach géabhad gaoth na glóire diomhaoine greim d'arthrach na hanma, ib. 878 .

III bond, obligation, duty, service: inna gremman (gl. pacta), Ml. 128d4 . co tarta rātha ┐ gremand fris securities and bonds, Cáin Ad. § 22 . flaith na oigi .i. na comallann ... a gremaim do neoch tairngireas se, Laws v 358.14 Comm. Of a wife: mad comlanaigid a greim co dlightheach isin lanamnus, ib. ii 382.23 Comm. Of children: ma dia comoiget moamugad no greim na gaire, ib. v 482.7 Comm. greim ceilsine tenancy service, ib. ii 320.16 Comm. no go rainic lár an glenda, | mara nderna grema a uird, BNnÉ 139.28 .

IIIa place of authority; royal seat (?): is ann robói a shosad ┐ a greim rígda i Temraig, Lat. Lives 2.3 . sosad ┐ greim rigdae rí Muman 'the dwelling and royal seat of the king of Munster' ZCP xxxvi 71 .

IV Profit, use, advantage: is maith gréimm ar n-deich n-uingi fichet d'ór dóib, Mer. Uil. 203 . is olc gréimm m'fhoglamma dam, ib. 242 . `rochreit' arsé `mo bráthair daitsiu' ní géba greimm na torba ... dóu, Trip.² 1159 . caidhe do greim damh abhus, | do chairdis, do chomfhogus, ZCP vii 302.4 . nír gním gremma (cheville), RC xxiii 314.1 . ni frith greim arna secht laegaibh sin (do cuadar na ba ar neimníd v.l.), BNnÉ 115.6 . greim comhfhocuil gach ní dhíobh, ┐ ní hionann íad 's an comhfhocal they have the force of a compound (?), IGT Introd. 25.26 (§ 101) . bid grema an gnāthugud `the practice will be profitable,' ZCP viii 215.14 . as he sein in sasadh slemun | asa mbeir Demun duibghréim `gets a dark profit,' RC xii 340 § 31 . gaibid greim (do, de) profits, avails, takes effect, has the force of: `ised tancamar da ḟis dús in ros gab greim (sic leg.) inní ro herbad duit,' IT i 40.26 . ni gabhoid airm naid iolfhaobhair greim de, ZCP x 280.32 . sochaide ... dia ro-gab gréim in dearcc do dénum `many to whom it was profitable to give charity,' PH 5881 . cid no-gebed greim n-imdibe tall do na mnaib? `what would take the place of circumcision ...,' ib. 5716 . gach fodail do gnither a n-uaim Martain co n-geb greim i Toirinis Martain `it takes effect in T.M.,' Todd Nenn. 212.13 . gebidh a cæin nduthracht greim n-ailitre dhoibh icon Coimdhi, Lism. L. 718 . huath ... is ed fhuilleas b co ngeib greim p `h' increases `b' so that it is equivalent to `p'), Auraic. 432 . ri hadart tend tricc | nī gabat greím grip guip gai (of a shield) `on its ... face the quick beaks of spears do not take a hold,' PRIA iii 540 § 5 . Of a chief who receives stolen food: ma ro caith gebid greim aithgina do `it has the force of restitution for him,' Laws ii 234.17 Comm. dul for n-greim n-aithgina incurring the liability of restoration, ib. 2.24 Comm. geibaid greim fira in cumal the cumhal is equivalent to a proof, ib. v 454.x Comm. nocha gaband greim ime dib none of these fences has a claim (i.e. for damages), ib. iv 74.6 Comm. ro gabh gre[i]m tra in gresacht sin ... dobert Curio for Césair `it took effect ...,' CCath. 567 . ro gabh greim tra an greasacht sin do bert Domhnall for a mhuintir, AFM v 1670.14 . ní ghabhadh leigheas ar bith greim don othar, Keat. ii 1733 . mar do chonnairc Conchubhar nar ghabh cluiche ná caoineas greim dhi `had any effect on her,' ib. 3036 . gan codladh do ghabháil ghreama dhe, TSh. 10733 . ? mac righ Breatan tainic co hairm i mbui in ben, coro innail si dho ┐ roghabh greim eisdi `he received entertainment from her (?),' Lism. L. 53.

V a bite; a bit, a morsel: doboin ... feoil ┐ croicind na malac cle do greim, ZCP vi 286.7 . do bud grimm dásachtach dhamh | tarmmuirt ā ṡúil mo thachtadh, Anecd. i 36 § 92 . gach greimh da ngerrfadaois 'ga chur docum a mbél, BNnÉ 89 § 188 . imda badb sa greim na gulbain, IGT Decl. ex. 255 . benaid semanna ... gremanna a táobh each fá for, ex. 1142 . haec buccella srubán mara no greim, Ir. Gl. 144 . cōica rí[g] nocha gréim bec, | ised dotríacht, a reilec `no small portion,' Ériu ii 168.75 . doghabh ... ag ithe an bhídh ... go hairceasach, go dtarla greim 'n-a bhrághaid lér tachtadh é, Keat. iii 605 . ... an greim urchóideach ... úd d'ubhall na haithne, TSh. 2434 . ar slogad an ghreama dhó, ib. 2435 . giodh bé arbioth duine thuitfeas ar an gcloich úd do dentar greamanna dhe, Luke xx 18 . greim ná blogam ní shloigin trí tráithe, ZCP v 212.294 . greamana dh'ubhala, ib. 213.340 .

VI a stitch, a sudden pain: greamanna na nglún ocus na mudornn, O'Gr. Cat. 269.3 . greamanna daor-bháis, ITS iii 186.102 .

imdénam

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n u, m. vn. of imm-déni.

I act of embroidering, ornamenting; embroidery, ornament; an ornamental border; ornamental work: immdénam gl. limbus, Sg. 70a15 . imdenam súla saire | abratchair duba daile `the ornament of noble eyes are his brows,' LU 3820 ( SCC § 37 ). Fig. a lucht imdénma in ḟenchuis those who elaborate historic lore, Metr. Dinds. iii 54.10 .

On garments: Eochaid Etgothach .i. is leis doronad imdenum im edaigib ar tus, BB 250a20 . imdénum óir fri siric srethchisi, BDD² 1033. inar srólda ... | for a imdenam, is glé, | cóica unga findruine, IT i 80.23 . deich céd ar ḟichit céd iorna dergóir do chumhdach a n-édoigh d'imdēnamh maisi ar chena `for other adornment,' Ériu viii 136.14 . étaige cen datha .i. cen imdenma óir is argait, LL 188c8 (cf. RC xxvi 42.6 ). ba hetach intlaise bái imbi cona imdénum do dérgór drumnech, TTr.² 494 . is logh uingi airgid di isan snathaid d'a n[d]enand a imdenam (of the embroidress), Laws v 382.12 Comm. a himdenam .i. a druinechus, Manners and Customs iii 112 n. 76 .

On leather articles: crottbolg di chrocnib doborchon impu cona n-i.¤ do phartaiṅg foa n-imdénam di ór ┐ arggat, TBFr. 101.

On sword-hilts, etc.: scian amra ... imdēnam di ór ┐ argat im a hēim, Corm. Y 883. claideb co n-eltaib dét ┐ co n-imdenam órṡnáith, TBC-LL¹ 5274. conid les fein tuinithi in chlaidib ┐ a atharchtu ┐ a imdhenom `that he himself had a prescriptive title to the sword and its trappings (?) and ornament,' IT iii 200 § 65. cenbair con n-imdenum di glaine ┐ ḟinndruine, 238.103 .

II the act of constructing, covering; shape, form, structure; covering: conrotacht ... in gríanan do imdenmaib ocus cumtaigib sainamraib, LU 8064 (FB). da gen ... cercall cruinn a nimdenam na talman I will describe ... a perfect circle to represent the earth (i.e., in the same shape as), Ir. Astr. Tr. 82.1 . ro suidhidh isin bord ísin imdenam na firmaminti ┐ na spered, D IV 2, 71va11 . agus as é so [an timdhéunamh] ar a ndéuna tú í (of the ark), Gen. vi 15. tír na ngort dtirmghléigheal dtais | ar imdhéineamh port bParthais `formed like the havens of Paradise,' TD 13 § 1. ar mhnaoi a ndeiredh an domhain | ni chuala ni chualobhair | a himdhenamh thiar no thoir, Irish Texts ii 106 § 24 . fort rodhaingen ar n-a imdēnamh lessin diūc, Fl. Earls 74.31 . imdēnomh cíera ar in taep amoigh `a coating of wax on the outside,' 50.17 . dúncladh dínnimh arna imdhénamh do chriaidh ┐ dfódaibh, AFM vi 2210.9 . ? g s. or g p. of imdénad a later form of imdénam: imdheanta, faicsiona, cuma, ` fashion ' Eg. Gl. 412. do réir a n-imdhéanta `according to their fashions,' Ez. xlii 11.

Reparation, restoration: imdenam a chríchi ┐ a fheraind do Chonchobur ... .i. sond in n-inad cach suind ..., CRR § 17 ( LL 173b31 ).

III `act of proving, proof of a charge; evidence accepted as final proof ,' (Laws Glossary); ` making good in the sense of proving ' (Plummer MS. notes): ise do toing cach nimresan bis eturru ocus a flaith .i. ise do ni imdenum cach imresna bis eturru ocus a thigherna, Laws ii 332.26 Comm. imdenum a cota im aith `to prove his share with respect to the kiln,' i 228.27 Comm. breithemnas ocus imdenam don urradh for in deoraidh `the native freeman has judgment and proof as against the foreigner,' iii 130.12 Comm. go ttugann sin cungnamh imdheanma don mhnaoi air `that this might help the woman to prove it against him' (Plummer MS. notes). MS. Mat. 581.18 . do ní na fuil i.¤ a fatha do naimde, O'D. 575 ( H 3.17, col. 443 ). imdēnam do gūachaibh (MS. duachaibh) (as a sign of evil times), ACL iii 241 § 10. is fir De da imdenam dib `the truth of God is to decide the case,' Laws v 454.24 Comm. is lais in firen imdenam na n-uile ┐ ni la neach imdenam air `iustus iudicat oimnia ┐ ipsi nimis iudicitur' (sic), O'Curry 1617 ( 23 Q 6, p. 6b ). foirgell imdenmha, Laws iv 192.29 Comm. do reir dligidh tuarastail, no imdenma no fiadnaise, iii 98.5 Comm. Used in opposition to séna denial of a statement or charge: do sena no d'imdenam a cneide `to deny or prove his wound,' v 158.y Comm. in lucht fíra do bhí ag séna, ocus in lucht suídhighthe do bí ag imdénamh, O'D. 681 ( H 3.17, col. 499 ).

immáin

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Forms: immain, immain, immān, immana, himáine, immáin, imman, imana, imáin, imán

n f. later also m. vn. of imm-aig. Probably orig. ā, f., cf. áin. n s. in immain , Acall. 4088. a s. immain, TBC-LL¹ 1662. immān, TBC-I¹ 455. g s. immana, TBC-LL¹ 871. na himáine , IGT Decl. ex. 1184. d s. immáin, SR 3739. imman, Gorm. May 17. n p. imana, Laws v 136.5 . See imáin f. IGT, Decl. § 42. imán m. § 35 .

(a) act of driving (trans.) : ag imain na m-buidhen rempó, TBC-LL¹ p. 847 n. 8 . agh .i. imain amach, O'Dav. 66. ó cech ulc dom imman `to drive me from every evil,' Gorm. May 17. i.¤ catha cét míle | techt a rrige i rrige, LL 276b10 . ag iomāin ┐ ag brostugadh an aithigh rimpí, Feis Tighe Chonáin 484.

Used of driving cattle, etc.: co fuair slog mór forsin maig | ... | ic immain chairech fo smacht, SR 3739. noco treciub duit frim ré | immain tana bó Cualṅge, TBC-LL¹ 1662. ceithri uingi i nimain tairb, Laws iii 234.19 . atait secht n-imana la Feine na tuillit fiacha ... ain bo a fer, etc., v 136.5 . forcraid n-imana for ceathraib ` over-driving ,' 476.26 . gébaidh ród gu ró an seanndún | bó beannúr óg ar imán, IGT Decl. ex. 936. ro eidirdheilighsiot a ccreacha ... ┐ ro baí gach drong diobh ... acc dlúithiomáin a shelbha, AFM vi 2198.13 .

driving (a ball) : gaibig immān līathrōde riam darin n-ārmaig, TBC-I¹ 455. Used absol., ball-playing, hurling: ic imbirt chless cluchi ┐ immanae, TBC-LL¹ 871. dobered ... búaid mbáire ┐ immana, 971 . laa dó issin chluichimaig oc immáin dorala camman dar a lurggain, ZCP iii 4.1 . dorigned in immain accaind ┐ rucusa .uii. cluiche ar in maccraid uile, Acall. 4088. is and sin fuaradar na maccu ag iman, BB 210b16 . ag déanamh cluiche lúibe ┐ liathróide ... ag eatrasa ┐ ag iomáin, TSh. 525.

(b) ? To this in intrans. sense, wandering, roaming about: an iommon (v.l. iumain, LB) sech sin iarom dognīat na bāi isind āth is do is nomen gelestar, Corm. Y 674. is hé saethar do lucht na drúisi .i. feilci ┐ fothraicti, cīrad cind ┐ imána (imánta, v.l.) imda `much riding ,' De Contemptu 668.

(c) In concrete sense, a drove: téiti iarom Cu Chulaind ┐ nos timmairg leis ina fuair do muccaib ... ┐ dosbeir i n-óen immain leis, LU 10486. lanamain cacha fiadmil[a] ... do thobairt i n-aen-imain, ZCP i 459.3 .

(d) superiority, control: comhthrom is iomáin a sean | do bhain ... ó Éibhear, Content. xviii 69. dia beatha i mBeithil dod bhreith | do chuir an iomain d'aoin-leith `which has changed the ruling of the world,' A. Ó Dálaigh xlvi 5. Metaphorically in the phrase imáin énlethe (lit. driving of one side) an overwhelming superiority ? : bid imáin énlethe agut festa a n-agad bf[er] nErenn, IT ii2 138.393 . robai imain enlethe aigi orra ac [c]nāmgerrad a cenn ┐ a cos, ZCP vi 60.10 . do bhiadh gá sliocht go bráth mbinn | iomain éinleithe ar Éirinn `their race would have been supreme over half of Éire till judgment day,' Content. xv 28.

1 mann, mand

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 mann, mand or dil.ie/31543

 

n [ā, f.?] an ounce (of metal), an ingot? mand .i. uinggi unde dixit Fachtna mac Sencha: secht manda oir forloiscthi, Corm. Y 877 = mánd . . . manna, Corm. p. 29. mand .i. geal .i. uinge brúinnte, ib. mann .i. uingi , O'Dav. 1224. Lec. Gl. 450. O'Cl. mand (mann v.l.) senainm na hunga, Forus Foc. 58.

mat

Cite this: eDIL s.v. mat or dil.ie/31662

 

n a measure (of quantity or weight)? cuig mata do denum don .l. ┐ don .x. ced uingi, conid .x. n-uingi ┐ da chēd uingi in cach mat díb-side, H 4.22 p. 72a ( O'Curry 2090 ), i.e. the 1,050 ounces are to be divided into lots (?) of 210 apiece? Cf. 1 mát.

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