†damalta

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n plur. Dark clouds or shades, darkness, gloom, obscurity : dochuatar neoil áilli an lái as ┐ táncatar damalta (v.l. samalta, Franc. MS) dorcha na haidche chucain, Acall. 1620 . —Not = dam-alta `ox-herds' as Stokes ( l.c. p. 286 ) suggests. The word bears a close resemblance to Norw. damla, dumla `become gloomy, cloudy, obscure.'

Dámaltach

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o,npr. m. trí Dámaltaig Dercdercc (v.l. Daṁaltaigh Dercce dhercce; Daṁ altadh Deircdirge; Damaich Dergderc, Lec.) TBC 5890 .

damán

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n o,m. A calf or fawn : binni do doim a damán BDD, App. 156 ( RC xxii 400. 3 ). tinóilid for ndamana ZCP vi 262. 12 .

Damán

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o,npr. m. D.¤ mac Aine BB 156 b 36 . Rawl. 159 b 45 . mac Damain meic Meallrach BB 158 a 12 . mac Mellach, Rawl. 160 b 37 . Damán mac Dáiri father of Ferdiad TBC p. 1085 b . a Ḟirdiad mic Damán TBC 2255 Y. Lec. 343 a 8 . D.¤ mac Carthind, Rawl. 159 a 50 . Damán Damianus, Fél. Oeng. Febr. 12 . Daman láech Daman cléirech, Rawl. 141 a 28 . 159 b 44 . Daman LL 352 a 60 . Húi Damáin, ib. 313 a 24 . Rawl. 120 b 22 . Glenn Damáin, Tig. 639 . Belach Damáin, Mart. Don. 158 . —As a sobriquet: Aed Daman mac Cremthaind BB 176 c 22 . Rawl. 151 a 6 . mac Aeda Damain BB 176 c 25 , 47 . Rawl. 151 a 6 . Faithlenn mac Aeda Damain, Rawl. 91 d 20 .

damán allaid

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Forms: dabhán, dubhán, alla, ealla

n a spider ZCP vii 409 , 450 .—aranearum. inna ndamán nallaid, Mil 59 d 1 . item púdar damáin allaidh (a prescription for epilepsy), O'Gr. Cat. 182. 29 . peata cuach do bheith ar chrand ... ┐ brat do lín in daṁáin alla uimpi, Oss. v 42. 5 . nocha mbia a ṁuinighin aṁuil líonradh dubháin alluidh, Job viii 14 . dfigheadar líonradh daṁáin ealluigh, Isaiah lix 5 . daṁán ealla .i. peist, Mac Curtin s.v. spider .—Cf. damán uisce a water-spider P. O'C. —Also spelled dabhán, dubhán, alla (eallaidh, ealla); still in use. Cf. 4 dam.

Damanscí

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npr. m. D.¤ mac Daimíne LL 347 g 28 = Damannscen mac Doiméni LB 14 d 29 . Damandscein mac Doimenn BB 216 f 15 .

daman ṡianach

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n a crying or howling `daman,' Thes. ii xx , marginal gloss on Sg 52 a ; what it refers to is not apparent.

damantach

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adj see dammantach.

damantae

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adj io-ia, pc. of damnaid, q.v.

Damargait

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Forms: Daimairgid, Damargait, Daimargaid, Daimairgit

pn Dam argait sobriquet of Cairpre. n s. Cairpri Daimairgid BB 116 a 24 . g s. C. Damargait , 114 d 53 . C. Daimargaid , 217 a 33 . C. Daimairgit , 111 a 33 . —Also as npr.: Raithi mac Daimargait LL 341. 9 f.b. síl Damargait, Rawl. 140 b 46 .

Damas

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pn Damascus ZCP ii 60 . Cf. Damaisc.