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líud

Cite this: eDIL s.v. líud or dil.ie/30365

Forms: liúd, líd, liad, liúidh, lídh, líad

n u, m. also liúd , líd, liad. g s. liúidh, IGT Verbs § 37. vn. of liïd (see also 1 líamain). g s. lídh and d s. líad proscribed forms, IGT Verbs ex. 350 , 351 .

(a) charging, accusing; charge, accusation : cend a liud im gaissi gné (: siur), SR 4647 . im thairec . . . do liud fiadhnaise `to supply evidence' (`practically . . . to sub poena a witness,' Plummer MS. notes), Laws i 124.11 . co ro gared dó cech fer graid forsa raba liud isin tir, Lib. Hymn. i 46.5 . im in liud ngua do berur ar in mac, Laws i 192.3 Comm . do ní in tuasal liu ar a chéile, O'Curry 2498 ( Eg. 88, 40 (41)c ) cach liu líther, O'D. 541 ( H 3.17, 434 ). a liud fair `to sue him for it', Laws v 460.33 Comm . gid mór líte do líter . . . orra many accusations (?) (`great . . . the accusation'), Hy Maine 66.9 . Pádruig . . . nar dóig do liudh, AFM i 130.11 . eochair liúda lúardacht, ZCP vi 270 § 11 . mad líu litersum, BB 275a1 ( mádh luidhi líther-somh, Leb. Cert. 140.3 ). Martaín mac Dumain gan l.¤ blameless, BB 232b36 .

Frequently of accusation of illicit sexual relations: ecmaing . . . a liud forsin mbrathair a charge (regarding her) was brought against the brother, Fél. 72.1 . a ḟir, ní maith a ndobir, / mo líud-sa for Cuirithir, Liad. and Cuir. 18.20 . Note also: ag líadh fear ar ingeanraidh, IGT Verbs ex. 351. In follg. perh. espousing: mar bud bean hí d'éis a liúid / as ciúin do bí an géis ón gréin, IGT Verbs ex. 353 . ógh dá líodh ┐ sí saor `who, though espoused, was inviolate(?)' or `though accused was innocent' (less likely, Ed.), Aithd. D. 63.19 . ráth Briain ní ba bean do ríg / a ndiaigh a lídh ar fear Fáil, IGT Verbs ex. 350.

(b) shouting, wail : ? ní dleghar roibreth a rún / san fedhan Laighnech ga liúdh, Irish Texts ii 34 § 28 . liugha ruthaigh `a running wail' (on death of a chief), O'Rah. xxxiii 15. Cf. Éigse vii 264 - 5 .

Compd. gáirfid ┐ liú-ghoilfid tré neart láimhe na n-anfhlaitheadh ululabunt, TSh. 6536.