éimdid, éimid, éim(d)igid

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Forms: féimdid, ro (f)eimdid, éimdhidh-, éimdhigh-

v also féimdid, etc. (cf. under as-midethar, féimdid, fo(r)-éimid); the -m- is freq. lenited in later MSS., see Ped. ii 579 . Anm. 1 . In forms such as ro (f)eimdid the pres. s. 3 may have been taken as the stem, but éimdhidh-, éimdhigh- would fall together in Mid. Ir.

I Refuses, rejects (with acc. of pers. or thing, or with imm of thing and for or ar of pers.):

(a) tancus a Fair...┐ a hElis do thochmarc na n-ingen...Ra eimthiusa sin uili I rejected them all TTebe 663 . ga fear nár éimdhigh? what suitor has she not rejected? IGT, Introd. § 94 . ro heimdedh an comhuirle sin aca they rejected that counsel ZCP x 288.14 . in fhleadh icár heimdhed isi at which she was refused (refreshment) Lism. L. 1243 . níor éimdheabhair neach you never refused (the petition of) any TD 14.36 ; 25.7 . iarrais B. an mart...éimghis an bhean é, Keat. iii 1059 . an dara hathchuinghe do iarr C....do éimidh A. sin A. refused to grant that 1502 . ro emgeatar dul refused to go TBC 2858 St. TSh. 7511 . ro éimhdhigh (v.l. eimhigh) dul FDG 317n. do eimghidh S. ┐ M. feis `refused to be espoused' ML 12.27 . ro eimgedar na Goill an cath refused battle Cog. 210.28 . TD 32.15 . do éimidh sé Saul do mharbhadh, TSh. 2452 . ro éimigset a thabairt refused to give him FM v 1770.4 .

(b) N....rofemid imm oenbargin refused a single loaf SR 6308 . fémthit...a n-asbertis they refuse (to do) what they said Trip. 130.10 . femdid in fer ...in marbad refused to commit the murder YBL 63b39 = femdig LB 115b24 (indara fer feimdeth gail SR 3255 , see Strachan's Verbal Syst., line 185n. ). na femdeg com- land let him not refuse combat Ériu i 114.9 . ní ba meisi cétḟer- feímthébas sochur ḟeraind na G. do chosnam who shall refuse to defend TTr.² 88 . ro ataigh P. eisim co tarta iasacht...do. Ro feimhidh in t-occlach fairsium sin D iv 2, 73 [63]ra 13 . rogāidh for P. anadh...Ro feimd- high P. sin 72 [62]vb 13 . ó ro fhéimig (v.l. ro éimhigh) C. in inar refused to accept FDG 292 = MR 40.2 .

II Fails: (a) o ro emidh tra...A. impide for L. imonī ro chuindig fair `was unable to prevail with' Aen. 1660 . In this sense forms with f- are regular, see féimdid, -igid, for-éimid.

éime

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n (2 éim) speed, promptness: ar émi imscartha frisin peccad for a speedy parting from sin RC xv 488.12 . re heimhe ┐ re hurloimhe an imbuailte swiftness...of their blows MR 268.6 .

éimech

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Forms: émech, emech

adj o-ā

I Opportune, convenient: emech (gl. [laudatio] opportuna) Ml 122b4 . ní anémech acht is emech (gl. non inopportuna) 98d3 . n p. cid ol at n-emecha (gl. quod... opportunae sint) 121c15 . d p. isnaib emechaib (gl. in opportunitatibus) 27a3 . Adv.: ind émech (gl. opportune) 61b16 . ind emech 48c9 . bid éimheach mo rūs my lore will be timely (?) Ériu x 76 § 4 .

II Swift, prompt, ready: fear...emech...ecnach irnaig- thech RC xii 320 § 1 . a ingen ēimech (: clēirech) RC xxiii 406 § 16 . éirghe éimheach ML 78.9 . ni he in cumang nach eimech YBL 313b55 . is emech a ferg, Rawl. 77a31 = émech LL 143a1 . ba hemech in uraicill `well-timed was the warding' Ériu viii 36.5 . fear...dia bfoghnadh Eriu éimhech FM ii 572.6 . Adv.: toidecht gach uilc co héimech, Lism. L. 4552 . ber-si breith...is tu dlíghes co heimeach MR 14.5 = FDG 84 . na triallsa reir na cleirech | ┐ na mban co heimech YBL 313b57 . Cf. éimid and éimige.

é(i)mechas

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n u, m. opportuneness, convenience: vel pro- prietas .i. inemechas ón Ml 108b2 (`rectius ind e.¤ ', Ed. Thes.) = opportunely, in a favourable season? gl. on: cum discendunt (= discedunt?) hi quos solet prosperitas congre- gare, alluding to fair-weather friends.

eimelt

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x see emilt.

1 eimer

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n o, m. some kind of stone, granite (?); often contrasted with ael: aíl-tech emir `lime-white house of granite' (of polished stone?) Met. Dinds. iv 108.2 . nír ghabh ré thoisc áel ná eimer [sic leg.] | gur loisc cáer thenedh Dá thí neither lime nor granite (?) checked his course until... Cóir Anm. 146 . ní chuala coinnmhedh n-eimhir | ciatchuala coinnmhedh muirir | gar coinnmhedh clocha Oiligh...`billeting of gritstones' FM ii 968.5 . Saor na dtrí dtoigeadh | nach bí dh'aol na dh'eimhear, H 3.19, 26 (: deireadh). mar eimhear is ord dá ghuin, Dán Dé xxv 24 . iomad do chlochaibh eimhir do chur san teinidh (for heating water), Keat. ii 5105 . Cf. émer .i. ni glē...is emer [in cloch], ni find in cloch, O'Mulc. 393 . Cf. the compd. eimherderg, v.l. to cróderg (a shade in Cú Chulainn's hair) TBC 2714 .

2 eimer

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n a plant-name: emer slébe asillia folium (= millefolium?) sive ambrosia Arch. i 331.3 . Ambrosia, eupatorium, liliagus .i. tri hanmanna na hemer [leg. n-emer?] slebe 340 . don eimer slebe ib. (< Crawford MS. 10ª, 124b ). calamentum .i. in emir sleibi (calamint?) RC ix 244.5 . emir slébhi mountain-sage Hog. Luibhl.

Eimer

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Forms: Emer, Eimere, Emir, Eimhir

npr. f. nom. Emer LL 138a26 . ní lesainm duit ind Emer foltchaín FB 19 . SC 39.43 . gen. Eimere RC xi 442 . dat. acc. Emir SC 39.48 . FB 19 . Eimhir (: deimhin), Louth Arch. Journ. v 20 .

eimid

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v obtains: pret. 3 s. pass. (or active?) ni ro-et o Bran annsin 'that was not obtained from Bran' ZCP xxix 321 ; 'he did not obtain it from Bran' Ériu iv 46 (Cáin Eimíne Báin) .

éimid

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adj i (cf. éimech) swift, prompt: labrath eimigh (: clēirigh), Snedgus u. MacR. § 56 . cf. 65 . bid émid a cobair Fél. Dec. 29 LB. redig dam, a Dé do nim, | co hémid... LL 141b28 = Rawl. 76a5 . co heimidh, Trip xxviii . gabait umpa co héimid (: cléirig) `in haste equipped them' SG 65.40 . lim bus cumain co hemig | geib umut ┐ erig YBL 315a30 . a Bhrigit...a chaillech óg éimid SG 389.13 . a Rí ríchid reidig dam | tria gné n-eimid n-eladan LL 143a40 . bad emídh gurbadh særcach BB 64d5 = ba hemich corbad sercach, Zu Ir. Hss. u. Lit. i 14.11 .

éimige, éimiche

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Forms: emichi, emigi, émigi

n , f. (éimech) seasonableness, oppor- tuneness, readiness: hua emichi (gl. maturitate) Ml 76d7 . isind emigi (gl. in opportunitate [sententiae]) 42b8 . cen émigi (gl. absque opportunitate) 50b7 .