1 én, ,

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Forms: én, éun, eóuin, eóin, én, eiúin, euin, eoin, eún, eon, én, én, eóin, eoin, éin, eoin, heónu, heona, euna, ṅén, én, én

n o, m. a bird: n s. essen didiu ni hēn chadacht no ni hēn clūmda cedacht [sic leg.] not yet a fledged bird Corm. Y 511 (cf. cadacht, Thes. ii 252.18 . cedacht Wb 27d13 ). én immoniada sás, Thes. ii 294.27 . int én bec 343.14 . cuach findruini ┐ én óir for a lár FB 60 . én do lic lógmair 62 . in t-ēn gaires as in tsail | ālainn guilbnén is glan gair IT iii 47.3 . éun, Anecd. i 28 § 27 . v s. a eóuin Accla 24.15 . a eóin 25 § 4 . a s. sénais inn ēn luamnech the fluttering bird Hy v 64 . amal én LU 69b17 = TBC² 1259 . nomad loighi na circi in gach en da henaib an airet bet re cois for every chick Laws iii 380.2 . g s. do anmaim ind eiúin Sg 93a2 . i ndeilb euin RC iii 346.19 . suide eoin Hy v 1 . bés éoin ar luamain TBC 3615 . a chride ind eoin ittig 3462 . tré sciath n-ete indala héoin SC 7 . hi tuaim inn eouin CC 5 (Eg.). i rricht eoin = sub specie avis Todd Lect. v 20.8 . guth eoin bhinn do bhilibh GF, Ériu v 54.43 . sgéala gach eóin don ealta TD 15.27 . guth a néin, Eccles. xii 4 . d s. dund eún Ml 118b10 (ref. to pellicanus). donn eon , Arch. iii 234.15 . Dán Dé ix 24 . n du. in dá én SC 6 . a du. da én 7 . CC 2 . g du. a ndeilb da eun finn RC iii 346.34 . d du. don dá éan TD 15.31 . n p. amal donemat eoin a suthu as birds protect their young Ml 39c22 . amal ṁbite in euin utmaill sin (ref. to locustae) 127c12 . ind eóin FA 33 (LU. ina heoin LB). ind eoin SC 5 . an éin CC 2 (LU). eoin aititin (.i. cerca ┐ geodh) `domestic fowl' Laws v 166.5 . eoin mara...eoin moige ná móna ...eoin choilledh, O'Gr. Cat. 487.14 . a p. dossib...inna heónu will hunt the birds LU 129a40 . 63a3 . ina heona TBC² 708 . gin euna CC 4 (Eg.). fostaid ocht n-eono díb TBC 1335 . fastaid sé eóin déc díb 1336 (heona St). g p. trírech inna ṅén , Thes. ii 290.8 . foraim én SC 5 . irrechtaib én nglégel FA 33 . iall én TBC 1952 . ingne éan, TSh. 3466 . d p. d'iasc ┐ di enaib IT ii 173.8 . dona héanaibh TD 15.28 . TSh. 3057 .

Special uses: a éan coluim ar cheannsa O dove for gentleness Dán Dé i 19 . gan uiread eoin chirce da mhaoin féin so much as a chick (? cf. under eirín, above, and Cog. 48.19 ) Keat. iii 2756 .

Fig., etc. nipu ēn comadus ina n-ēill not a suitable bird for their flock (of an uncomely fellow seeking to join a party of poets) Bodl. Corm. p. 180 . an t-ēn oirdnidi (of St. Gregory) YBL 164a47 = ZCP xii 368.3 . e.¤ baile bird of ecstasy (fig. for dream of love (?), the kisses of Mac ind Óc): eoin bale batar oc athigid Chairpri L. do Ráith Chairpri...cetheora póca in Meic Ooc ros delb i rricht cethri n-én co mbetís ic togairad cǽm nHerend LL 166a22 . Dinds. 117 . Cf. Met. Dinds. iv 212 . A Luim Laine nacham luaid | ...manibetis leca Luigdech lis | eoin bic baile rot betis were it not for the `leca L. l.' the birds of ecstasy (?) would be with thee LL 145b14 (cf. ZCP viii 107.6 and n . MS. Matt. 478 . iii lecca lis Luighdech .i. gress ┐ ruicci ┐ mebul RC xxiii 324 x ). é.¤ crosse: co hén crossi .i. saland `the bird of a cross—salt' Aisl. MC 101.1 = co hen croithe (= croiche ?) 127.16 . eóin erchoille (v.l. earcaille), name given to a class of mercenaries , Triads 230 . é.¤ finn: éun fionn `ossifrage or white Eagle' Kirk = Eg. Gl. 289 ( Arch. iii 155 ). é.¤ catha a bird- standard, an ensign: ra tócbait a signi sitharda ┐ a n-eóin chatha LL 239b38 = TTr. 1702 . é.¤ gaile bird of valour, a phenomenon supposed to accompany the martial fury of heroes (cf. O. Ir. lúan láith): atrácht a én gaile ós a anáil LL 225a47 (= TTr. 600 ). ra eirgetar a n-eoin gaile ós a n-analaib 239b41 (= TTr. 1706 ). Fianaig. 94. 13 . adraig a en gaile co mbai for luamain uasa cind, Aen. 2567 . Cog. 188 . FDG 237 = MR 32.9 . én gualann pet bird: én gualann Dé (ep. of Colum Cille) ZCP x 340.9 .

¤abdul of big birds (?): conid fordub cu aér n-enadbul uas a cennaib as far as the sky where the great birds soar (?) LL 265a7 = MU 20.28 .

¤amar bird-song (?): tiaguit inn eoin remib...ba haluinn in t-enlorg ┐ in t-enamar cachnaitir for a lluamuin CC 2 Eg. = ba cáin in t-énlorg ┐ t-énamar bói leu LU. e.¤fhlaith bird reign, bird kingdom BDD2 16.171 and p. 121 .

¤lorg a flight of birds (?): see under ¤amar, above, and: suairc in t-énlorg én álainn | ní scélborb amar scáilim SG 347.18 .

¤ogam bird-ogam , a cipher in which the letters are denoted by names of birds, as `e' by `ela' and so on, Auraic. 5692 .

With pref. sen-én ancient bird i.e. a hawk, crow: sen-ēn .i. prechan no seabac ut est smacht peta seneoin ┐ sinnaig, O'Dav. 1414 = peata seneóin (.i. sebaicc), Laws iv 114.11 ( 16 ). i ndelbaib sen-én LL 246 b6 (= IT iii 244.35 ). in da ṡin-én hí sin 246b20 = IT iii 244.45 . siabra ┐ seneoin (hovering over a battlefield), Cog. 174.10 .

2 én

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interj lo! (?): én a maic, mór a scél BDD 32 , 34 , 35 . Cf. é a maic .i. truag a maic 'woe, o youth!' TBDD2 79n (H 3. 18) . A nasalised realisation of 5 é? But: enn ab enn .i. interiec[t]io osten[den]tis behold, lo (?) O'Mulc. § 395 . Cf. Lat. en, Gr. ἤν 'lo!' Arch. i 253 n. 1, Celtica xxv 95 . Cf. énde.

én-

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pref.: see oín.

Én

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Forms: Oen

npr., m. (1 én ?): Én mac Māgach TBC 168 (= TBC² 4 ). Én ara Conaill 5862 = Oen TBC² 3525 .

1 ena

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n ena a uino eno [οἶνῳ] enim graece. uinum... ruiced for cech lestra i mbi lind messc condat ena dicuntur , O'Mulc. 402 . Stokes takes this as pl. of ian, q.v.

? 2 ena

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ind immon eclais n-ena n-aird (of the Tabernacle) SR 4431 . Cf. láthar nena, Met. Dinds. ii 2.12 . comul n-ena iii 142.3 . Eocho ocus Eblend ena, Met. Dinds. iv 64.77 . na reimenda, reim n-eana | is na duili deigh- ḟeadha BB 17 b7 , here the n- may be the initial, cf. Corm. Y 997 .

enach

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n o, s, n., later m. (en)

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(a) moor, swamp, bog, fen (`Eanach i.e. a boggy land, now Annagh' O'Don. FM v 1416 , note on Caisléan Eanaigh): cf. enach arindi bite eoin ann (cf. c below), O'Mulc. 401 . co Meidb hi mBelach na Fert | tuctha ar enach i n-oénḟecht (of hunted pigs; possibly they were ensnared, driven together), Met. Dinds. iii 384.32 . ós áth cach enaig `above every marsh- ford' 428.43 . Cf. do gab cochull cend n-enaig..., siat srotha elta enaig, Acall. 2414 - 6 . mo shnáthad...dorigned d'ór in enaig `of the eanach's gold' SG 248y (of gold found in a bog i.e. goblin gold ?). Freq. in place-names: Ėanach nDuban, Hy Fiachr. 282 . See Onom. Later anach: mor sreath agus anach | tar ar lingis léim (of a stag), Celt. Rev. x 135.28 .

(b) a narrow way or passage; a place fit for an ambush: `a snare, a dangerous pass' P. O'C. lingid an t-eanach tríotha dá n-aimhdheóin forces the pass through them (of a lion at bay before its hunters) TSh. 2610 . in gach enach erdhalta, in gach séd ┐ in gach sligidh, Hugh Roe² 14 z (f. 8b) . rosuidhighit isin enach indill erdhalta in roba derbh leo M. do thochur ina ccenn, Hugh Roe, 226.5 (f. 60 a) . dul...inn eanach iomchumhang ┐ ind indtiuch indill for ciund Uí Dhomhnaill 304.7 (f. 79 b) . rochruinnighsiot for a chionn i n-enach iomchumhang erdhalta `a certain narrow pass' FM v 1824x . vi 1882. 10 . iarna suidhiucchadh for na henaighibh erdhalta an robadh dóigh leó iadsomh do rochtain dia saighidh 2064.1 . roordaigh forairedha for enaighibh erdhalta ┐ for bernadhaibh baoghail, Hugh Roe, 286 (f. 75 b) . ionn- soigid bar n-ionadha catha ┐ bar n-enach erdalta (directions to troops before battle) ZCP xiv 250.16 .

Metaph.: gurbo henach ┐ essrus gabhála eitir cenél Conuill ┐ Eoghain an coblach do thochar go Loch Feabhail that the fleet...would be a pass..., Hugh Roe, 236.13 (f. 63 a) .

(c) hence a snare, trap (see P. O'C. quoted above): ro chóirgetar a n-enaighi ṡealga ar fairsingib ┐ ar forréitib na ferand, Fianaig. 64.10 .

II hunting, fowling; game (cf. I (c)): donidis fiadach ┐ enach ┐ iascach, Dinds. 134 . issed arfurad Cu Chulaind, iascach ┐ enach ┐ osḟeóil for Tain bo Cualnge TBC 1955 . Here, perhaps: Druim n-énaig... | d'énach Find is na Féinne, Acall. 1846 , where the mark of length may be an error. Cf. atá Both Árd gan fiadh gan iascach gan eanadh, Ó Bruad. i 170 z (: aiteas).

1 énach

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adj o-ā (1 én) pertaining to birds; haunted by birds: a thir férach féig, | a iath n-énach n-indsech n-úag `virgin mead of birds and islands' Met. Dinds. ii 10.8 . less n-ēnach n-ailēnach | less férach fidhānach IT iii 92 § 135 . co hEalpa n-énaig, Hy Fiachr. 182.15 .

2 énach

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n m. (earlier n.?) (1 én) collect. birds: énach ┐ ethaidedha an aeieoir BCC § 47 . ni raibe eiteóga mar énach orra § 274 . failenda ┐ énach Locha Febuil 192 . do bi cumha ar énuch ┐ ar ainmindte eccíallaidhe ib. biathaid d'fuil in t-énach-sain that brood (of the pelican) Ó Heódhusa, O'Gr. Cat. 461.17 . a dtuil tré thélach a chnis | dá énach as luib leighis 461.19 .

enadbul

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x see 1 én, compds.

énadóir

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Forms: éunadóir

n i, m. fowler: éunadóir, synon. of stalcaire (= fowler Prov. vi 5 ), Kirk = Eg. Gl. 553 .