1 lem

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 lem or dil.ie/29870
Last Revised: 2013

Forms: Lemchaill, Lemdruim, Lemmag

n o, m. elm-tree: l.¤ cuassach `a hollow elm', Trip. i 84.5 . isind cuass ind lim, 18 . sdiuir do ḟid lim, IT iii 89 § 115 (= Bruchst. i 34 § 80 ) ? = 2 lem, EIS 246 . crand leimh, Lism. L. 2678 (corresponds to tylia, Acta Sanct., ed. de Smedt and de Backer 203a3 ). lemh . . . isna cailltib, Auraic. 5514 . cara ceathra (.i. l.¤) . . . .i. dil lasna ceathra in l.¤ ar a blath ┐ ar [a] canach, 5619 . Reckoned among the `athaig feda', Laws iv 146.x , Auraic. 1154 , 4249 . leamh .i. leamhán, O'Cl. As first element in place-names, Lemchaill, Lemdruim, Lemmag, Hog. Onom.