2 son

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adj o, ā happy, prosperous : is s.¤ is alaind is noeb `he is happy', Thes. ii 294.30 . ni aurdallat dāna sona na maíne mára na lessa for lubra léim, ZCP xi 94 § 31 .

As subst. prosperity, well-being, advantage : roḟacaib . . . s.¤ ceathra ┐ arba ┐ toraid tiri doib, Irish Texts iii 1.12 . ro fhagaibh Cormac naomh s.¤ gceathra, ┐ rath n-urlabhra ┐ buadh n-aileamhna ┐ s.¤ comhairle . . . la hUibh Amhalgaidh, Hy Fiachr. 6.14 . targaid do . . . s.¤ con ┐ eich ┐ rigna, Petrie Tara 63.11 . ailim s.¤ I deserve prosperity (etym. gl. on almsan), Laws i 52.9 Comm .

Compds. ¤airde a happy sign : iar comarlib Nemruaid nair | co sonardib na saerdáil, SR 2778 . dede co sonairdib (sic leg., Stokes, Academy xxiv 31 - 32 ) síd with happy signs of peace , SR 6651 . ¤shnaidm a happy bond : is é sein ba s. slecht | ō fail in comainm comchert, Met. Dinds. iv 338.18 .