5 es

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 5 es or dil.ie/20364

Forms: eás, eas

n ā, f. IGT, Decl. § 39 . a stoat, weasel: eás (gl. mustella) Ir. Gl. 259 . eas `a weasal' P. O'C. fuil esi `weasel's blood' O'Gr. Cat. 182.27 . buailis E. an eis | go ros mharbh... | eas oile...do chuir | luibh 'na beol go ros bheathaigh, Ir. Monthly 1920, 424 . Hence: luibh na heisi the stoat's herb IGT, Decl. ex. 1090 .