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1 úais

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 úais or dil.ie/42660

Forms: úas, uais, os, uai

adj (earlier ós, úas? cf. n p m. uais, SR 7853 ; n p n. os, Bürgschaft § 72 = uai, Triads 220 ) noble : úais .i. uasal `noble'; úais inghean .i. inghean uasal `a noble maiden,' O'Cl. Of persons: in pápa uais I., Gorm. Jan. 10 . Ypolit uais (glossed by uasal), Jan. 30 . Coríntha uais ergna, Feb. 8 . in spirat uais ḟagdeim, May 15 . Carpofair uais, Dec. 10 . mo Conoc uais uamach, Dec. 19 . Ri doraega, ..., | Iacob húais sech a bráthair, SR 3074 . Ri rochar ..., | Andreas uais is Iacob, 7586 . Ná sáraig Ionathán uais, 6021 . si[u] dognetis aiṅgil uais, 7853 . [S]enan saer (.i. saer uais), LB 241a17 (= ZCP iii 222 ). a Chiarain uais, Lism. L. 4208 . fuil Bhíocuint uais Fhear Muighe, Ó Bruad. iii 208.21 .

Of places: Ailech F. ... | ..., úais a lí, Metr. Dinds. iv 96.62 . tráigh Eibhir uais, ML 40.13 . tar Eirinn uais, 40.10 .

Of things: isse sin in t-ethier huais the noble Ether SR 117 . én uais co n-aīb ḟorórda (of an ornament), 4280 . intī no innisfed cach nī rohuais, nó cach ní ṅdermar, RC xx 258.24 (Amra CC.). in t-ebra ūais, ZCP viii 113.26 . ūais cac[h]a berla dibh, BB 300a35 . ier bfiordliged fothu an gotha uais, Auraic. 2648 . beoil i mbī sēis aifrinn ūais, ACL iii 308 § 33 . do thochmarc úais Étaíne, Metr. Dinds. iii 354.82 . diciallathar airibh airme ochtaib uaisi, O'Dav. 750 . (Cf. Ériu xiii 42.30 ). flannchath F. ba húais, CS 40.16 . ba húais a méit (of Fergus Mac R.), Ériu iv 26.7 . orba uais co n-imarde `a proud and eminent heritage,' Metr. Dinds. ii 80.18 .

Freq. in etymological glosses: fo thoir uais .i. ... fo uaisle (othras), Corm. Y 1035 . bunad u.¤ (bunadas), Anecd. v 23 n. 23 . in munud u.¤ (osmenta), LL 187c36 .

pn As a nickname: Colla Uais .i. Cairill .i. ar a úaisle, Cóir Anm. 142 .

Superl.: tredarc ard uaissem sluaig, Rawl., 116a43 .

Compd.: uaisfhear (.i. uasal) den ḟóir fa hionmhuin, Gadelica 103.8 .

Adv. with co: dan mac osmenta .i. iar na múnud damsa co úais, LL 187c34 (etym. gl.). sāeraid co hūais in bēlra aidhbind, Anecd. v 22 n. 5 . tecait co húais, ... | secht srotha, ... | dorís isin topur, Metr. Dinds. iii 288.37 .

As subst. : on do uais `loan to a noble' Laws v 370.5 . canfait uais is augtair, Manners and Customs ii 280 n. ( RC xliv 162.1 ). mad briugad ┐ file, is eneclann cechtar de doberar do, in baile i n-abair : ni talla da n-uais a n-aen colainn, O'Curry 2105 (< H 4.22, 77a ). ni talla da n-uais ┐ rl. .i. nocho talla da ni is innsa, no is andsa don aen sin .i. coirpdire ┐ eneclann, O'Curry 2104 (ib.) (i.e. `the privileges of two persons of distinction cannot be combined in one man,' Plummer, MS. notes. The word is here subst. neut. du. and seems to belong to 2 úais, q.v.).