1 loth

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 loth or dil.ie/30725

Forms: lath, loithe

n ā, f. Also lath. mud, mire: quagmire, marsh: air ind loith domuin gl. pro imo ceno, Ml. 60a6 . caenum .i. l.¤ , Sg. 22a11 . nomen loithe infernalis gl. mefitis, 127a1 . l.¤ gl. Lerna, 34a6 . lap .i. l.¤ no cechair, O'Dav. 1147 . lœthi iffirn gl. Cocitique, Goid. 69.16 . laith .i. feith ┐ uisce for a huachtar, O'Dav. 514 . fidba for lind latha, O'Mulc. 110 . imain fo laith; imain fo cechair, Laws v 138.11 . is blāth for laith (of beauty which is not matched by good sense), ZCP vi 267 § 5. ? leig lath, Ériu xvii 9P § 9 (may mean `the swamp is lovely', Ed.). ? diroirpiter coin, ardidsiter eich illenith l.¤ ibther . . . , TBC-I¹ 3090 (rhet.).

Compd. ¤én: loithean do loingeas o bhual .i. lacha d'indarba ó uisge, ZCP v 488 § 3 (B. na F.).

See 1 lad.