imchommus

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n [? orig. u,m.] later o, m.

(a) mutual measuring together, proportion, estimation: is for-sunn ro suidiged imchomus gell la Feine transltd. `the estimation of pledges,' Laws v 422.15 . na teit tar imchomus nathgabala .i. dar ani eimchoimsigther isa nindliged nathgabala, O'C. 981 - 2 ( H 3. 18, p. 423a ). na tet tar imc[h]umus .i. .v. seoit i ngabail aithgabala ettechta `es gehe nicht über die Bemessung (den bestimmten Betrag) hinaus,' Irisches Recht 9 § 11 . athgabail forreacar for rot iarna imcomus, Laws v 254.6 , glossed: .i. iar nemcoimsiugad a gabala do neoch aile ar tus, 256.5 Comm. im imchomus n-aire, Laws i 184.17 , glossed: .i. im ini eimcoimsigther isa nair i n-eneclainn `for the thing which is fixed for the satire,' 190.y Comm.

fo (fri, i, a) imchommus in proportion to, according to: fertair a focruic a imcomus fer arocuile otrus la Fēne `the fee for them is given in proportion to [that for] men whom [the rule of] nursing in Irish law excludes,' Ériu xii 26 § 33. is ead dosli tri seota fo imcumas n-athgabala according to distress?, Laws v 462.22 (cf. fri hi.¤ 464.8 ), glossed: .i. fo' ni eimcoimsither isin dliged athgabala, 464.4 Comm. tri samaisci fon fiach nimchomais .i. emcoimsighther i naithgin in duine, O'C. 563 ( H 3. 18. p. 281 ). cidh fo dera nach fo imcomus chinuigh ocus aisi riaghuilter so ? `according to crime and age,' Laws ii 66.7 Comm. cin tsairi fri him- comus cinaidh a mic ` on account of ,' Laws i 66.36 Comm.

(b) restraint, control: gáu cen imchomus `falsehood without restraint' (one of the signs or effects of avarice), Ériu vii 152.27 . ecnadacach (ecndach v.l.) cen i.¤ (one of the signs of anger), 164. z . cia airet bis imcomus for macuib naltrumu, Laws ii 186.6 . ro gabastar ... aradna a ech ina laím chlí re i.¤ a araidecta, TBC 2541.

imchomnart

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adj very strong: iomchomhnart .i. láidir, O'Cl. imchomnart (ba himdaiṅgen v.l.) immorro a tech, d'iurn eter fraig ┐ lár ┐ chomlada doronad a tech, ZCP iii 7 § 23.

imchomort

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n (2 imm- + comort, q.v., Contrib.) `destruction': beir lat leir-imcomort Né[i]ll, FM i 472.2 .

imchomrac

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[o] vn. of imm-comraic. a meeting, an encounter: dorrōnad fri himc[h]omrac dā c[h]arpat .i. carpat rīg ┐ carpat espuic ar a ndig cechtar dīb sech anaile, Corm. Y 1082. bid menn innar n-imchomruc-ni ón (comrac, v.l.), Sc.MMD² § 15. níth náchim thánic o gabsu flaith mu imchomruc (muim chomruc, MS.) delb nemaicside a struggle such as I have not experienced since I became king, fighting against an invisible form? LU 10013 (=muinchomrucc, ZCP xvii 197 ).

imchongbál

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n ā, f. act of supporting, maintaining, withstanding, enduring: in aicill a fedma d'fulang ┐ d'fothugad ┐ d'imcon- gbail, MR 224.25 . nir chedfaid re Congal aen-fer d'a fhostad no da imchongbail fo an innus sin `to resist or withstand him,' 258.7 . imchongbail echta, ocus enig, ocus engnuma na hErenn, 148.20 . ro thuitset a airm ... uada ... re hanacc- baing (hanacmaing, LL 409b5 ) a n-imchongbala through their incapacity to hold them, 232.8 .

imchongnam

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n [u],m. mutual aid, co-operation: ished fodera in n-imchongnam (sic leg., text: in inchongnam) sin, Wb. 5d5 . ni daim enecland anadh cach les bes dir aurfognum ocus imchongnum, Laws i 228.17 .

imchor

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Forms: imchar

n o, m. vn. of imm-cuirethar. imchar m. IGT Decl. § 17.

I

(a) the act of carrying, bearing: corn Finn ... ┐ dá ghilla imchuir aici, Fianaig. 56.8 . gin gu beth acht si (i.e. a shield) ┐ fear a himcair, Tromd. Guaire 15. dá shleig shéta shenlethna | atá aige dá n-imchar, SG 260.16 . ni fíu mheisi a bhróga d'iómchur, Matt. iii 11. na mairbh d'onórughadh ┐ d'iomchar re a n-adhnacal, TSh. 5560. eathar .i. artrach iomchair, O'Cl. soidheach iomchuir an airdríogh, A. Ó Dálaigh ix 2. co nach mó ina ceithri fir décc do mhair lé hiomchar airm, FM v 1776 x . aroile d'eachroidh Uī Nēill ar a roibhi pāirt dā airget dia imachor, Fl. Earls 86.y . bít ag imchar chéri as chopán | méinne macámh, IGT Decl. ex. 101. géill fa shíthlaibh óir ghá n-iumchar, ex. 955 . guin sgeine fa-deara dhamh | gan sgeana eile d'iomchar, ex. 2047 . fear iomchuir an dúilimh `the Creator's viceregent' (applied to the military chaplain), Ó Bruad. iii 42.12 .

In passive sense: cuiris iomchar faoi ┐ beiris leis da theach é he was carried, Keat. ii 3210. for (ar) i.¤ being carried: ro chuirsiot na fir for iomchar eissiumh gus an nglionn, FM vi 1918.20 . gur bhris cnámha a chloiginn, gurab ar iomchar rugadh go teach Briain é, Keat. iii 4239. is imdha ón Fhailghech ar imchur | gaillcherc agus ganndal `many a foreign hen and gander is borne by the man of Offaly,' Studies 1920, 417.37 .

(b) Used fig. of bearing, carrying (a dignity, tradition, etc.): 'sa righe (sc. Colla Uais) i nam a hiomcair | acc barr íle o Eireannchoibh `his kingship while he bore it,' BNnÉ 281 § 266. ar mbeith dá gcorpaibh marbha 'na n-ablachaibh neamhchuibhdhe ré hiomchor garma onóraighe san bhioth, TSh. 1381. beid ag na daoinibh ó bheól go beól dá n-iomchur (of sins), 1255 .

(c) the act of behaving: mar as cóir dhúinn iomchar rér ccomhursain, Parrth. Anma 28.11 . cionnas dhlighther don fhior é féin d'iomchar do thaobh a mhna pósda, 165.17 . is go bhfuile ag iomchur ruinn | dar leat amhail nach diong- nuinn, Content. xvi 1. do chuir roimhe ... a iomchar go foighideach, GJ iii 68b22 .

(d) the act of supporting, maintaining: ní fhuil díobh fear a hiomchair | d'éis ar imthigh d'Éirionnchaibh `since these Irishmen have departed there is not one to support her (?),' Ériu viii 193.45 . lucht iomchair supporters, partisans , FM v 1590.10 .

(e) the act of bringing up: fer imchair in leinibh gl. pedagogus, Book of Lism. 76vb35 . gan fer a hiomchair iná haltruim, ALC ii 218.20 .

(f) the act of enduring, suffering (trouble, etc.): éugcruás na ndáoineadh meirbh d'hiomchar, Rom. xv 1. lón an lóir- ghníomha d'iomchor, TSh. 1877. re hiomchar ualaigh thruim pheannaide na haithrighe, 8883 . acc iomchar ettualaing a easccaratt, FM v 1824.z .

II As ordinary noun.

(a) In concrete sense a charge, burden: cuirfead iomchar mo chroidhe | ar dhuine eile a mbliadhna, Dánta Gr.² 49.9 . nar ba hiomchar d'fhiach a corp a burthen for a raven, Ferriter 729 .

(b) In abstract sense

(i) bearing, deportment, behaviour: a dhrochiomchar leis féin `his misbehaviour,' ZCP iv 430.20 . tá cuid de na daoinibh spadánta gan iomchar, Imit. 245.2 . tre bheith diadha deagh-iomchair, 17.14 . fear a aoise dob fhearr n-iomchuir ` attainment (?),' TD 25 § 14. is gnáth dúndam i n-iomchur na bhfeadhmannach, Ó Bruad. i 76.11 . tig iomchar re foghlaim, Hard.² 408.9 .

(ii) forbearance, suffering: a ngloine a neólus a n-iomchar fhada, 2 Cor. vi 6. le hiomchar fada cláochluighthior prionnsa `by long forbearing,' Prov. 25 § 15. ar fhuilngis d'imneadh is d'olc ... ní hiongnadh iomchar ionnaibh forbearance ?, Maguires of F. § 100.24 .

imchoraid

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n (imchor) i,m. a bearer: Achates airm-imcoraidh Euaínir, Aen. 2679.

imchosail

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x see imchassal.

imchosnam

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Forms: iomchosnamha, iomchosnaimh, himmchosnib, himmcosnamib

n Orig. u, m. later also o, m. g s. an iomchosnamha , FM ii 1136.8 . iomchosnaimh, TD 4 § 6.

I

(a) the act of contending for, striving for; contention: bái imorro i.¤ im Fhergus da churiud do chormannaib, IT i 75.13 . boí in t-imcosnam cetna beius imón curadmir, LU 9034 ( FB § 78 ). do imchosnom dul isa tech ar thús, LU 8257 ( FB § 20 ). batar... ic imcosnamh tosaigh do beit[h] ag cech fer diobh ..., TBC p. 83 n. 12. brethem na laimethar gell fri hiumcosnam a brethe against the disputing of his judgment? Laws v 352.z . bátár ... oc i.¤ cia dib no ebelad in mac, LU 10614. batar maic Amalgaid oc i.¤ imon rige, Arch. iii 22.25 . Marian h. Donnabair ... a dola do Roim a n-i.¤ na hespocoiti, Ann. Conn. 1297.7 . ac imchosnum ┐ ac imthairring fri araile, TTebe 213 . roopair Ampiaraus imchosnum tosaich re Areón `A. essayed to gain first place from Arion,' 2400 . oc i.¤ na saigti thall disputing the attack from the other side? (of a game of chess), Ériu v 32.21 . is é ro chuir an céadchath | re hucht n-iomchosnaimh fhuinn Bhreagh, TD 4 § 6. tugadh cath Droma Deirg i nAlbain idir Dhrust ┐ Aonghus ... fá iomchosnamh na críche `for the mastery of the country,' Keat. iii 2322.

(b) folld. by for (ar) the act of defending, defence: ionnus go bhféadfadh é féin d'iomchosnamh ar lot so that he could defend himself against damage, TSh. 594. d'imdheghoil ┐ d'imchosnamh tóronna a thīre ar chomharsnachaibh, Fl. Earls 76.1 .

II Metaph. the eyelid (as a defence for the eye): d p. dona himmchosnib (for himmcosnamib) gl. tutonibus, Gild. Lor. gl. 121.

imchosnamach

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adj o, ā (imchosnam) As subst. contender: Niall mor ... airdrigh Uladh ┐ imcosnumach Erenni (sic) `contender [for the kingship] of Ireland,' AU iii 38.7 .