impuide, im(p)ṡuide

Cite this: eDIL s.v. impuide, im(p)ṡuide or dil.ie/28013

(lit. sitting round) n io,n. vn. of imm-said.

(a) the act of laying seige to, beleaguering ; an encompassment: a n-impsuide gl. obsidio, Ml. 43b10 . huand impudiu gl. obseditione, 106b2 . ní ho imsuidiu impu ón gl. non uallando, 123b9 . amal bete som i n-impudiu inna brithemnacte `as they will be in the encompassment of the Doom,' Wb. 9c10 . ro-saerad Ierusalem ... do lamaib na n-Asarda batar a n-imshuidi impe, PH 8414. ic imṡuidi na cathrach, CCath. 1803. ro marbsat a n-eochu, air ní gnath a tarba do slogh o tairic a n-imsaidhi `they killed their horses for these are not usually profitable to a beleaguered army,' 2483 . battar cian is in iomshuidhe, ar aoi nir fhéadsat an baile do ghabhail, FM iv 898.2 .

Folld. by FOR : caissel ... do denum ... do gabail ┐ d'imsuidhi for Poimp cona slogaib `to build a wall ... (and thus) to enclose and surround Pompey and his troops,' CCath. 3427. ac faircsin ... for scoraib na Rudullta batar a n- imshuidhi forro `who were hemming them in,' Aen. 2066.

(b) ` seating, relative seats (in court), session ' (Plummer MS. notes) : caidi corus a n-imsuidi ... .i. suided in taigni fil oc an acra isin ninad is uaisli ann, O'C. 230 (< H 3. 18, p. 125 ). imsuidhe .i. em-tairisim ut est ar is a himsuidhi fer firen berar in fírinne, O'Dav. 1077. ? To this : im- suidhiu imsegar fir fiadhna .i. tarrustar fiadnaise ime iar bfir ait i mbí ina eimsuige e, 1488 .