dom, dam

Cite this: eDIL s.v. dom, dam or dil.ie/18054
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Forms: daim, doim, domo, domhu, daim

n u, later i Ériu xliii 194 . (Lat. domus? See Celtica i 332 n. 3 ) d s. daim doim. g s. go ruacht clethi na domo , FB § 101 ( ITS ii 126 ). a pl. domhu, AFM ii 734.13 . See Meyer, RC xiv 459 . House, home . Common in phrase dia (etc.) daim home (see O'Rahilly, Celtica i 332 ff . ): tiag dum daim (: glain) I go home, Imr. Brain i 43.21 . collá dot daim . . . uaire doromailt do ré go home, LL 246a8 . fusrumat a n-éin remib día ndaim, LU 10567 . fodruim dot daim, Fianaig. 12 § 23 . ? laudate Dominum de cēlis, in fuair do doma | laudate eum in exelcis, ite connoga, ZCP vi 262.3 . In legal formula: ógdiles du Chummin leth ind orpiso i ndoim i nduiniu `half of this heritage belongs to C. in house, in man' (i.e. buildings and tenants?), Ardm. 17b1 ( Thes. ii 239 . 17 ). domairm (= dom airm) .i. teagh na narm, O'Cl. Common in phrase do(i)m, da(i)m liacc stone house, stone church (usually printed as compd.): dāim liacc .i. tegduis cloch, O'Mulc. 333 . is ann fóidit hit daim liac-su, LB 260a68 (of a king's house). More freq. of churches: in dam liag mása tuige slinnedh fuil air . . ., O'D. 916 ( H 3.17 col. 653 ). Imlech Iubhair do losccadh . . . eittir daimhliacc ┐ cloichtheach, AFM ii 874.12 . dá chéd do daoinibh do losccadh isin doimhliacc, 822.15 . Ard Macha do losccad . . . ettir tighibh ┐ domhuliacc, 734.13 . siatt amhail colúmnai in doimhliacc, Aisl. Tond. p. 98 = mur bid colamain fa egluis, p. 125 . As n. loc. quies sancti Ciannaini Daim-liag of Duleek (Co. Meath), Trip. 572 . la Cianan Doim líacc, Fél. Nov. 24 . epscop Doimhliag i mBreghaibh, Gorm. 224 n.

See domgnas.