soim

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adj i rich, wealthy : fer soimm airmitnech, Trip.² 2698 . ní cuitbe . . . bocht ciarba ṡuim `do not deride a poor person though you are rich', Tec. Corm. § 12.4 . doim in ti gaibhes in rath ┐ s.¤ in ti o ngabur, Laws v 266.18 Comm . Petar in t-iascaire guach nach sóimm i mbrethir nach i ceneol nach i cumachtu, PH 1760 . fer s.¤ saidbir, LL 218a21 . fer sochair s.¤ , ZCP viii 120.2 . fer suim sochonáigh co ffebhus tige n-aoidheadh, AFM v 1822.21 . secht mbliadna . . . | somma slána sonaidé, SR 3382 . Tuatha Dé Danann na séd suim `of the precious jewels', Keat. i 208.x . ised dosgní somma uli, Alex. 849 . Frainc ┐ Saxain soma, ZCP x 339 § 15 . Superl. conid é is somma do rigaib domain, D IV 2, 74ra20 . Adv. aes gráid in cech cill | co sāim is co soimm, KMMisc. 274 § 62 .

As subst. a rich person: gach s.¤ sochla brígh `every rich person famed for power', Ériu iv 238.1 . cach s.¤ is cech doim, ZCP vi 265 § 26 . fég . . . latt . . . iartaige n-anfechtnaig na soimm ┐ na sochenelach, PH 4264 . itir som ┐ dom, O'D. 969 ( H 3.17, 679b ). cach suim .i. soinme .i. a feidb .i. airmidin, O'Curry 878 ( H 3.18, 393b ).