cob

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n [n. ? cf. ZCP iii 223 § 4 below. See also s. 2 cuib.] victory, chiefly in poetry and glossaries: c.¤ .i. būaid, Corm. Y 207 . c.¤ .i. caomh nó buaidh, O'Dav. 369 (c.¤ .i. buaid is in Duil Fedha, v.l.). Metr. Gl. Ff. 30 . Eg. 27 . c.¤ búaidh, is bríathar [lán]cert, Metr. Gl. Ff .50 = RC xx 154.12 ( ACC 4 , coph, LU 508 ). Cf. c.¤ a barrain, Laws v 22 n. 2 (in false etymology of escob). ba dia cobthaib, TBC(C) 153 = do búadaib, TBC-LL² 1320.154 , cophtoib, 156 . c.¤ n-uile n-adamra .i. ro bo buaid, ZCP iii 223 § 4 (B. na f.). = c.¤ uilide n-adamra 'victorious one' Sages, Saints and Storytellers 24 § 5 . ard in c.¤ (cheville), YBL 138b49 . ? Maga Cera i Connachtaib cuba (line hypermetric), Leb. Gab.(i) 100.y . In n. loc.(?): tūath in cuib, ZCP iii 466.1 .