airaíbnius

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n (aíbnius) great delight: as uraibnius menman dam bith ica for n-accallaimh, CCath. 5131 . ra-hecrad tech n-óil ┐ air-aibniusa leis, CRR § 11 .

airaiccecht

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Forms: airaiccept

n (aiccecht). Also airaiccept. first instruction, primer: Uraicecht becc, title of a legal treatise, Laws v 2 . deiredh cuirp uracecht caol so (marg. note), O'D. 653 ( H. 3.17 , c. 484b ). uraicecht caol sin, 776 (ib. c. 557). incipit aur- aiccept Moraind no teccosca Moraind, ZCP xi 80.4 . Auraicept na n-Éces, title of a grammatical treatise: incipit Auraicept na nEges .i. eraicept ar er gach toiseach, Auraic. 1 . caidi . . . tugait scribind in Uraicepta? 63 . conige seo corp ind Aur- aicepta, 1636 . airacept na n-ecsiné (airaicciucht v.l.), IT iii 32.3 . na teóra foilcheasda oghuim áirmheas Uraiceapt innte, IGT Introd. 1.6 . gurab e [Cennfaelad] . . . do athnuadaidh Uraiceapt na nEicces, MR 284.3 . an leabhar dá ngairthi Uraicheapt, Keat. i 80.7 .

airáilde

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n (áille) great beauty: is lí súla ara eráildi, Ériu iii 7.20 (ér-?).

airaímid

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x see ar-foím.

airáin

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n (áin, lit. driving before , see Meyer, RC xxxiii 97 ).

(a) forefront, vanguard: ní dheanuinn uráin ágha / sní imghabhainn urána, Duan. Finn i 19.4 . [fear nar] sheacain [uráin] áigh, A. Ó Dálaigh lv 12 . Cf. forbuise cocaidh ┐ errain, ALC i 270.15 . ind ócbud berte innurain nellaig (annurain nellaig, inurain nell-, inurrain nella v.l.), Fianaig. 24.19 `who carry (i.e. lead) the vanguard of the combat', RC xxxiii 98 . adv Adverbial in sense of ahead, in forefront etc. (cf. remáin): dodeochaid trī cōicdaib ōclach riasna slūagaib aurāin co tānic co hA., ZCP viii 309.30 . m'animm la haingliu eráin / nimthair duinebad gelain, LB 242b83 . Perh. also in: conecmaingsem aurain (urain, airain, ærain, v.l.) / ar cenn fri cenn Enair, Fél. Ep. 7 .

(b) refusal (of hospitality) (lit. perh. driving on [a guest to the next house]) (cf. esáin, Críth Gabl. p. 87 ): biathad cen airain neich cen daim techta. ni fuiben enecland arain dar daim techta ar ni heitech do neoch nad o daim techta ci asto i.e. everyone should be fed without refusal when the number of guests is below the proper number. Refusal does not injure honour-price when the number of guests is beyond the proper number, Laws ii 386.y ( Stud. in E. Ir. Law p. 52 ). cach gaire ina cirt . . . .i. na tartar airan fair, Laws iii 36.z Comm.

(c) excess, over-plus: is dilus cin a íc cé beth urain ann, Laws i 278.16 Comm. in urain bes idir da eneclainn na fetheman, 294.y Comm. forcruigh ndaine do biathudh no urain bidh doibh, ii 28.19 Comm. [i]s aire do berur seoit urain ar altrum na hingine, 152.5 Comm. (i.e. more than for a boy). aisec na hurana . . . dilsi na hurana, O'D. 1576 (H. 5.15, 6a). luid fo recht, ard eráil (erain v.l.), Fél. Jan. 1 . erain no erail .i. imforcraid (quoting this passage) ┐ adeir in Muimnech ní fil erain duit, O'Dav. 780 . ní furain damsa mo riar `for me not excessive is my claim', RC xx 52.5 (ACC) (cf. furain .i. iomarcaidh, O'Cl.). In artificial explanations in legal glosses e.g. rath tar airdig .i. tar iaraindig, in imarcraid do berar in rath ar in uraindigh ar in dig urain, Laws ii 262.6 Comm. rath tar airdig .i. cia ernithar imarcrad ratha . . . ar in urain dighe, O'Dav. 979 . dilsi na hurandigi ┐ in rath tar airdig, O'D. 1620 (H. 5.15, 14b). an diupairt .i. a uranepirt, Laws iii 6.29 Comm. diubairt .i. urain eiperta, O'C. 1755 ( 23 Q 6, 34 ab ). diubartach .i. urain-epertach, Laws i 54.21 Comm.

(d) In sense of heed, attention, salutation see uráin, urán.

airairde

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Forms: airarda

n (2 airde) Also airarda. great height, loftiness: is ed fo-dera . . . aurarda dia ḟult, BDD² 1221 . ras cuir imma sech i n-urairdi ┐ i n-ísli (of a juggler juggling with swords), MU² 543 . re urairdi na tonn muiridhi, CCath. 2679 . ic dianleimnech i n-urarda suas, 5892 .

airairgna

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adj (airgnae): ón chocetul erérgna gl. concentu egregio, Lib. Hymn. 71 gl. 36 . Emain airirgna `very conspicuous', Met. Dinds. i 10.68 .

airaithmet

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x see uraithmet and foraithmet.

airamnas

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adj (amnas) very fierce: mor n-eirriud n-eramnas dorochratar, Alex. 138 .

airamra

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adj (amra) very wondrous: tucaid . . . / uaib aitire n- eramra, SR 3586 . orrigai (erruda, v.l., IT ii2 97 ) . . . eramrai, Alex. 173 .

? airannsa

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adj (1 ansa) very difficult. Compar.: airiunnsu rálaib harder of fulfilment than (all) desires, ZCP xvii 200 § 5 = airunsur álaib, LU 10043 .