2 imdae

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Forms: immid, imdad, imdaid, himdaidi, imdae, imdai, himdae, imdae, himdad, imdaid, imdada, imdad, iomdhaidh, imdaidi, himdaighi, imduigi, iomdhadh, iomdhaidh, imdhadh, imdhuidh, imdhuidhi, imdhuidh, imdhuidhi

n f. Shows considerable fluctuation in declension. May originally have been ī-st. d s. immid, Críth G. 234 and n. Later it fluctuates between - and t-st. declension (Strachan, Phil. Soc. Trans. p. 23 n. 1 ), and develops new nominatives: imdad ā, f., and imdaid, g s. himdaidi. As , f. n s. imdae. LU 8053 (FB). a s. imdai, Sc.M² § 2. g s. himdae, BDD² 1203. g p. imdae, Imr. Brain § 62. as t, f. g s. na himdad , BDD² 1148. d s. imdaid, LU 8066 (FB). n p. imdada, 8051 (FB). imdadae, BDD² 991. g p. imdad, Sc.M² § 5.

Later n s. iomdhaidh, Dán Dé vii 13. g s. na imdaidi , Death-tales of the Ulster heroes 40 § 9. na himdaighi , Tromd. Guaire 271. imduigi, ZCP vi 282.2 . n s. iomdhadh, DDána 10 § 41. d s. iomdhaidh, 30 § 19 .

imdhadh ā, f. IGT Decl. § 12 , imdhuidh (g s. imdhuidhi. d s. imdhuidh. n p. imdhuidhi) f. § 13 .

(a) In the sagas apparently a compartment or cubicle in the large hall containing a couch or couches for sleeping. `an apartment in a great house or palace,' P. O'C. imscing .i. tech becc a talla i.¤ , Corm. Y 790. sceng .i. i.¤, unde dicitur imsceng .i. both bec imma timchellae i.¤ , 1151 . is amlaid trá dorónad a tech sin sudigud Tige Midchúarta fair .ix. n-imdada and ó thenid co fraigid, LU 8051 ( FB § 2 ). con-rotacht rígimdae and íarom do Chonchobur i n-airinuch ind rígthige sin úas imdadaib in tige uile, LU 8053 (FB). dorónad gríanán la Bricrind fodessin fó chomardus imdaí Conchobair ┐ inna láth ngaile, LU 8063 ( FB § 3 ). imdui Ailella ┐ Medba i mmedon in tige, LU 8733 ( FB § 55 ). tánic fer chuca isa tech dessid forsind airiniuch na imdai i mboí Cu Chulaind, LU 3302 (SC). nibo bec in tech dano, secht ndoruiss ind ocus coíca imdad itir cech dā dorus, Sc.M² § 5. tri choicait imdad isin taig ┐ tri coicait fer in cach imdai (describing the Tech Midchúarta), LL 29a6 . tricha láth ngaile i n-imdai Chonchobuir fri ól, Ériu iv 30.24 . int áes báeth borrfadach isna himdadhaib im na doirse, 124.16 . ra-curit ... ina nimdádaib ┐ ina cotaltigib iat, CRR § 13. tanic Adraist ┐ Polinices ... da nimdadaib ┐ da lepthaib, TTebe 647 . téid tar ais dá hiomdhaidh féin | inghean Iopragáid `returned to her chamber,' TD 1 § 37.

(b) a bed, couch . Some of these exx. may belong to (a). `iomdha .i. leabaidh,' P. O'C. dírech n-imda[e] stripping a bed, Críth G. 229. ocht n-imdai cona tinchur and (describing the house of an aire désa), 337 . fuba n-imda, Laws i 176.3 , glossed .i. pisoca is in lepuidh, 180.24 Comm. nemdul cuice na imda, 180.26 Comm. fóidis in agaid sin le a n-imdaid a derbrathar, PH 858. ar colba a himduigi `by the post of her bed,' ZCP vi 282.2 . condubratar aroile oidc[h]e ina n-imdaigh ┐ ina n-ardlebaidh, ZCP vii 307.24 . ba már a mélacht lea techt cosin fer i n-imdai os sí alacht, Comp. CC § 6. roergeadar dream dib re dergud imdad do pellaib cimsacha, TTebe 462 . risin ccoilcigh cluimhdhearaighthe ... robhí fa'n iomdaidh, ITS v 38.22 . fliuchuim m' iomdhuigh lem' dhéaruibh, Psalms vi 6. Fig. a n-imdaig uaige in the grave's bed, Ériu x 77 § 16. rinn lasrach leice Ifrinn | iomdhadh uaighe i n-am loite, DDána 10 § 41.

Of a bird's nest: fágbhaidh cnuas d'ísle san fhiodhbhaidh | nár dhísle thuas d' iomdhaidh eóin, TD 29 § 30.

Of a serpent's lair: péist éagsamhail ... do théigheadh dá hiomdhaidh féin, Maguires of F. § 3.

Of an ass's stable: a bhreith i n-iomdhaidh asail, Dán Dé vi 15.

Of the source of a spring: a tobuir gorma. glana, | moguil folma a n-imdada (a nionmhadha v.l.) `empty husks were the beds of their clear blue springs,' Ériu iv 222 § 41.

? Of the cover of a spear: ní léig le fer í as a hiomdhuigh | slegh do bhí go hiorghoil ort, L. Cl. A. B. 240.83 .

(c) Fig. grave, tomb: a adhnacal ... i n-iomdhaidh a athar, AFM iv 802.17 (= a n-otharligi ... a athar, ALC ii 132.z .). gurrus ádhlucadh a corp ... a n-adhbha na naom ocus a n-iomdha na n-érlum, ALC ii 402.8 . Seinglenn dob ē m'inmhuin | sech gach imdaid deirid, ZCP xii 388.36 . ar n-osgladh don iomdhaidh cloch, Dán Dé iii 27.

(d) an abode or resting-place in general: i rRos Inbhir hi ffuil sind | i n-iomdaidh bhuiligh blaith-bind, BNnÉ 273.4 . a-tá ar neamh na naoi naomhghrádh | a hiomdhadh mar as dual di, DDána 20.43 . ógh do bhí gan iomdhaidh í (of Mary), 17.6 . a mheic ionmhuin ... brú na hóighe th' iomdhaidh, Dán Dé viii 13.

(e) In n.l. imda Ciarain, the name of a church at Clonmacnoise: Celeachair ... cend einigh ... Cluana mic Nois d'écc i n-imdhaidh Chiaráin, AFM ii 1046.3 . See also Hog. Onom.