1 ires(s)

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Forms: hires, iraes, irisse, irise, irse, irsi, iris, iris

n ā, f. n s. hires, Wb. 2c20 . iraes, Ml. 97b2 . g s. irisse, Wb. 15d23 . Ml. 14c10 . irise, Sg. 209b24 . irse, Tur. 45. irsi, Mon. Tall. 133.20 . a s. iris later used as n s. : iris (: milis), DDána 61 § 17. See Thurneysen, KZ xlviii 72 f. , and Pokorny, ZCP ix 444 ff .

(a) religion, creed, the (true) faith ; belief, faith, confidence (rarely used in non-religious sense) : is i ndrecht dind hiris adib debthichsi `it is as to part of the faith that ye are contentious,' Wb. 11d2 . airiten irisse do chách of acceptance of faith by everyone, 15d23 . bid héet libsi geinti do bith in hiris, 5a13 . hi.¤ ¤ creitme iesu christi `the faith of belief in Jesus Christ,' 2b8 . is tria hiris rambái cach maith gl. per iustitiam fidei, 2c13 . amal dondbeir do cách iarna hiris, 5c24 . mad cosmil a hi.¤ fri hiris Abrachae , 2c20 . thindnacol inna hirise `to give the faith,' Sg. 209b24 . tabart inna ndoine dochum nirse ┐ dilgud a pecthe ndoib tri baithis, Tur. 45. i.¤ foirbthe ... a soertha dinaib imnedaib `perfect faith in their deliverance from the troubles,' Ml. 136d2 . nírbu foirbthe a niraes ┐ á cretem i ndia, 97b2 . ar nach aipled ind hi.¤ ón `that the faith might not perish,' 85d8 . issí ar n-i.¤ hisin atá mordechur etir deacht ┐ doinacht `that is our faith ; there is a great difference between ...,' 26b1 . diultach ... inda hirsi ind erind `a denier ... of the Faith in Erin,' Mon. Tall. 133.20 . nert n-irsi firinni, LU 1176. for écnuch ... na hirsi (.i. na cretmi) cathlaigi, ACL iii 14 § 28. ní ria seniris ar nūahiris, ZCP xi 86 § 43. manip iris leo a mbrathirsi do aiditin frisna bochtaib `unless they have a real belief ...,' PH 7881. in cetna sualaig ..., in i.¤ ; in tanaise, in genus, 6851 . hi.¤ na Saducda ... .i. diultad na hesergi, 1025 . ro-impod sochaide do Romanchaib fo eris ┐ cretim tre forcetul T., 288 . iar n-iressaib ┐ menmain ┐ aicned `as far as his faith and will and whole nature were concerned,' 312 . cend irsi ┐ creitim īarthair an betha amail Abrām, BColm. 104.21 . is iris limsa gorip e m'athair Eidip `my belief is,' TTebe 83 6. greamuighidh an bocht tré eólas ┐ tré iris an ghlóir `propter scientiam et religionem,' TSh. 8389. na fíorchráibhthigh chaomhnas ┐ choimhéadas do shíor a n-iris ┐ a n-ionnracas, 4849 . is iris ghoid um ghaineamh (? i.e. a foolish belief), IGT Decl. ex. 1565. calmuigh a niort irse inn, Aithd. D. 73 § 14. i.¤ cretme (or cretim) the faith : Pol asbal ... d'iompúdh fa iris creidmhe, Dán Dé vi 35. bheith éanla fa iris creidimh, PBocht 10 § 14. ba maith a hiris-cretim (sic) steadfastness of faith, ZCP xvii 230.12 . ná tí díot ... m'fhulang gan iris creidimh `without knowledge of the faith,' Dán Dé i 6.

profession of faith ? : he praiceptaib apstal i nhiresaib fóismedach `in faiths of Confessors,' Thes. ii 355.11 (Patrick's Hy.).

(b) faith, fidelity, loyalty: gan chláon n-irsi, Ériu ix 6.67 .

(c) `rule of life,' course of conduct: iris .i. dligheadh, O'Cl. dar ghabh an iris do b'fhearr | dar sgar re hinis Éireann, DDána 116 § 12. do thuig an iris do b'fhearr, | do dhruid ó inis Éireann, Measgra D. 52.67 . Rí ag nach bí acht iris óghdha, DDána 61 § 17. gér bh'iris éagcáir an unjust course, 80 § 33.

Compds : ¤léx : creideamh Torna is th'iris-léax `T.'s faith and your law of faith,' Content. xvi 38. irisneartúghadh ` confirmation ,' O'R.