2 imm

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Forms: imm[e]cal

used as an intensive prefix. Rare in O. Ir. Becomes very common in Early Mod. Ir. Sometimes appears to add little or nothing to the meaning of the word. It is used with (a) adjectives, (b) nouns, and (c) verbs.

(a) With adjectives: ¤acher very keen: imscoich ┐ im- acher a gnímrad in gillai `very cutting and very keen were the deeds of the lad,' Ériu iv 30.1 . ¤adbal very huge, very vast; very great: as mé Concopur ... for loch Eachach iomadhbhal, TFrag. 98.4 . ar fut Hérenn imaidble, Met. Dinds. iv 26.14 . aitcesair eill imadhbail, KZ xxxiii 82.36 . for esrassaib imáidble in díthrib, LB 129a47 . As a per- sonal epithet: rop hí in chóiced ben bladmar | Etar étrocht imadbal `Etar the splendid and stately,' Met. Dinds. iii 112.44 . mór do algib imaidbli ┐ do trenḟeraib tréna `many huge heroes,' TTr. 1137. ¤aebda very beautiful: for arddaib imaebda na hAthaine, TTr. 1147. ¤aesta very aged: ar ráthuibh iomaosta Erenn, MS. Mat. 579.16 . ¤aicbéil very dreadful: alad uroslaicthi imaicbeil `gaping awful wound,' MR 300.3 . ¤aimréid very rough: carracbenna sliaph n-urard n-imaimreidh, CCath. 3804. ¤airdirc very conspicuous, very visible: cathir imairdirc imthend (of Tara), LL 28b16 . ¤álainn very beautiful: Brian mac Echach imáloinn, SG 332.23 . assai immálli, TTr. 1039. ¤amnas very fierce, very harsh: rechmi cath n-imrind n-imda n-imamnas, LU 3423 (rhetoric). dorinnsid gnim n-imamnas, SR 3616. in beist imamnas, 1130 . hóg- laochrad imamnus, Anecd. ii 72.18 . bir chruaid fir imam- nuis, Anecd. ii 66.16 . batar airrechtaig imámnais a n-airrig, Alex. 636. As subst. it he in so ceithre immamnas imdegla ┐ dirig ratha, Bürgschaft 25 § 68. ¤ard very high: slíab Lecga ... cid imard ní himdorcha, Met. Dinds. iii 110.20 . rahimthescad andsain fidbad immard imremur, TTr. 126. corrbrōga imarda imthechta, ZCP xiii 168.11 . gus in aitheach nán niomard, Duan. Finn i 41.15 . As subst. co himard an flaithis, De Contemptu 160 § 80 n. z . ¤arsaid very old: Ericto aingidh imarsaidh, CCath. 4314. in mucc úathmar immarsaid `the loathly long-lived pig,' Met. Dinds. iii 158.8 . ¤athlam very dexterous, very nimble: ilar nath- rach n-imathlam, SR 896. dorigni firt n-imathlam, 5354 . atá sund Carn uí Chathbath | fors' rimred arm imathlam `against whom a nimble weapon was wielded,' Met. Dinds. iv 30.2 . Adv.: túargab a lam co immathlam darís, TBC 1998. tarraid C. cruadlann a claidim co himathlam `ex- pertly,' MR 300.22 . ¤chaín very lovely: do luidh ... Fergus fó chonghraim imchain, O'C. 1307 (< H 3. 18, p. 603a ). drumslaitt na heclisi imchaine, LB 121a2 . ¤choimse very con- venient ?, closely fitting ?: ro gabh a corrc[h]athbarr ... cona remartinnib imcoimsib dib remartinnib imcoimsib, CCath. 4696. cuarsciath cona sciathrach imcoimsi, 5313 . ¤chrúaid very hard, difficult: madh áil daibh eolus imchruaidh, Misc. Celt. Soc. 66.13 . ¤dána very bold, intrepid: caeca brat, is breath chána | do righ Ailigh imdhána, BR 124.8 . ¤dánach very gifted ?: la sluag n-imdanach angel `with a gifted (?) host of angels,' ACC 172.14 . ¤dlúith very close, very compact, very firm: ro gab dá asan imdluithi iarainn, CCath. 4667. lúrech imdlúith umaide, TTr. 1855. (liburni) cosna seol- chrannaib imdlúithi imremra anfólli uasaib, 1410 . ¤doilig, ¤duilig very difficult; placed in a very difficult position: cid hí ind ascid imduilig `though that is the hard request,' Met. Dinds. iii 340.48 . Adv. atusa co hiomdoiligh uime sin, TBC p. 163 n. 8 . ¤domain very deep: ra gabastar a ḟuath- bróic n-imdangin n-imdomain n-iarnaide, TBC 3729. co ndernai ocian imdomain ... don conair for a n-imthigthis na catha, CCath. 2639. an cholann do chor i n-uaimh iomdhomhain, TSh. 1108. As subst. utmost depth: atconncadur na tri fiaich a fudomain (himdhomain v.l.) in mara, Acall. 7058 v.l. fo indtamail [na] curach gnáthaigther ... imdoimnibh srotha Níl, CCath. 2381. ar aillib ┐ ar im-doimnib an aigēin, ML² 701. ó 'dchonncadar an ród réidh | tre iomdhomhain an aigéin, DDána 74 § 3. rosuiged ┐ rosluiged a rosc ... in n-imdomain a cind, TTebe 201 . i n-iomdhomhain ifrinn, TSh. 928. ¤dochar. As subst. a very rough place: rocor- aiged ar forbaib ┐ ar ferannaib iat ... ar imdocraib imfuara ┐ ar cairgib cenngarba, Ériu viii 8.11 . ¤dorcha very dark: rosgab gráin ... frisin tech n-óbéla n-oslacthi n-imdorcha, Aisl. MC 15.6 . tír ... ainmin accarb imdorcha, CCath. 3803. inn uam[h]annaip imdorcaibh ṡlebhe Peil, 5632 . retlanda ... inna haidchi imdorcha, TTebe 26 7. ? To this: nī rubai Cuchulaind nech itir na Sailiu Imdoirchi (imdorthi, v.l. LU) i crich Conailli, TBC² 858. As subst. a dark place: do chuadar lena gcreachaib a ndiamraibh ocus a nimmdhorchaib dá nimchumdach, ALC ii 244.4 . ¤dub very dark, entirely black: costecht ... slúagad n-ímdub, TBC 202. ar biastaib ilardaib | im- dubaib imthennaib | ticed domm imdegail, LU 1173. Metaph. very malignant: iodhna beoil, gan aoir niomdhuibh | iodhna fhoghlama gan ghes, MS. Mat. 576.11 . ¤ecal greatly afraid, very fearful: imm[e]cal gl. pauidus, Ml. 58b7 . ba himecail (himecal, v.l. LU) imorro int ara colléic, TBC² 635. gerva himegoil lais na tairnge as mo ro-vamnaigh tvitim isin loch, Aisl. Tund. 100 § 2. bátir immecal-som (imeaglaigh-sium, imeclai-sium, v.ll.) oc aicsin ind ní-sin, RC ix 480.6 . rop imecul in trét, PH 6723. ba himeccal laissiumh aittreabh ettorra, BNnÉ 87.6 . ba himecul leo a mbiad fen do thinad uadib, LB 157a27 .

¤eclach

(a) very fearful, very timorous: na bid uamnaig imeclaig, SR 4830. a beith meta ocus a beit[h] immecclac[h] `cowardly and timorous,' CCath. 4447. con[a] puplaibh imeclach[a] `to the terrified peoples,' 365 . batar imeclaigh iar n-aicsin an neich adcondcatar, RC i 466.13 . go bhfuilid na fir chogaidh imeaglach, Jer. li 32. guth imeclach ec- cruaidh `a frightened feeble voice,' St. Ercuil 383. Adv. ro imthigh roime co himeclach, ib. 1915 . roerig Ethiocles co haduathmar aindsclech imeclach, TTebe 640 .

(b) causing fear, terrible: tárfás fís imeclach, uathfásach dó, CCath. 1453. Adv. atreachtatar íarum lucht na cathrach co húathmar ┐ co himeclach, TTr.² 1871.

¤éscaid very quick, very alert: rucatar sidhi arnaid athlum imēsgaid, Fianaig. 88.12 . Adv. luidh go hathlamh imésccaidh, FM v 1314. 15 . ¤eslán very unwell: do bói ... imeslán a haithle na scethrach, Acall. 7175. ¤étromm very light (lit. and metaph.): gebid in rí a ḟiallgud n-imétrom n-imthechta immi, TBC 966. rogab sciamh-luirig nimetruim, CCath. 4680. roráidhis, a Eorann oll | aithesg álainn iméttrom, Buile Ṡ. § 32 . Adv. ro lenait e ... co imetrum, Cog. 190.4 . ¤ḟann very weak: ní léim nimḟann, Fél. Dec. 31. As subst. a very weak person: is e noshoerad na bochtu ┐ na hamhfhanna o cumhachtaibh an tsaeguil, Lism.L. 4890. ¤ḟartail very mighty ?: tucsad cend Dornmáir dhaltaidh | is Innasclaind imḟartail `they brought the head ... of imperious Indascland,' Met. Dinds. iv 300.x . ¤(ḟ)ocus, ¤acus very near, very close, neighbouring: nipu immaccus in taidrius `not very near was the return,' Wb. 18d5 . is imḟocus etruinn cen[i] iman-aci duind, IT ii2 190.2 . fidbuid āluinn imfoccus impe do cach leith, Ériu i 39 § 3. it im- maicsi na fuli dobertatar ḟort, TBC 4349. immaicse (iom- ḟoigse, v.l.) taithlig `ever ready for an excuse,' Tec. Corm. § 16.24 . ? cletha im[m]aicsi cen sēna, ZCP viii 195 § 9. Tond Tuaige Tond Rudraighe | nídat imfoiccsi a n-airde, Anecd. ii 24 § 16. oc na righuibh imfhoicsi `at the neighbour- ing kings,' Marco P. § 178. ro athchuirset da urchur im- fhoiccsi fhir-dhirge eturru, MR 254.16 . Compar. da roiset ann anmcharait | bat imḟoicsi do Dia, Acall. 2616. As subst. nearness, neighbourhood: in fuil uisci a n-imfogus duin, Acall. 1547. is annsin atconncadur férbrug gabala ind imoccus dóib, 4179 . luidh co teach bai i nim- fogus na cathrach, Ériu v 122.53 . ro bo cinti crīch i mbeth- aid i n-imḟogus dóib, Fianaig. 92 § 38. ¤gairit very short: delan ... ┐ ráe imgairit as `a very short rope (?) out of it,' CCath. 4100. ¤gann very confined, very spare: i nIffurn huathmar imgann, SR 934 . i ṅglinn Iosophath imgann, 2006 . bai in bangleo nar' imgann, 3078 . Galión fir na n-orb n-imgand, LL 7a51 . cath Gabra ... ollgus imgand, mebaid ria Fergus `a rare achievement,' Arch. Hib. ii 60 § 18 ( LL 182b41 ). int húath imgann `the lean spectre,' Ériu iv 102.1 . Adv. lá d'Ossín ... inna chumriuch co himgand `in rigid bondage,' Met. Dinds. iii 248.82 . As subst. nírb é in t-imgand ar ernmass `he was no shirker in the mêlée,' Met. Dinds. iii 244.34 . ¤garb very rough: slabraidh imgarba iarnaidhe, CCath. 2658. As subst. druimní suithe ... atat da ernail furre .i. imgharbh ┐ anaichnídh, is é so in timgharbh (of metres), IT iii 96.2 . ¤garg very fierce: rochrochad ... do lāmaib Eigius imgairg, Ériu iii 194 § 4. mac Eris uallaich imgairg, BB 229b51 . ¤gel very white, very fair: cach conair dolluid in ben | moslúi in t-usce úar imgel `the cold white water followed,' Met. Dinds. iii 30.70 . genair o Echtaig imgil, LL 28b50 . mac sin Cainche imghile, Duan. Finn i 92.z . ¤gér very sharp, very keen: (scíath) cona bil áithgéir ailtnidi imgéir, LU 6431. manaois mhór ... uilleannach imghéar, CRR² § 26. ¤gerr very short: Aodh imgerr, BNnÉ 254 § 212 . at-condarc-sa triar ... co pudrallaib imgerra urardda, MU² 773. doríne tri hoirdne imgerra dhe, Acall. 1920 v.l. ¤glan very pure, very bright: tri ingena imglana, SR 6520. Étar étrocht imghlan `bright radiant Etar,' Met. Dinds. iv 264.17 . a clerig ... mac ... meic lemnachtai immglain `son of pure new milk,' Aisl. MC 33.19 . ¤glicc very clever, very cunning: ba fond n-orddnide n-imglicc, LL 28b3 . batar amais ana imglicca, Alex. 3. ¤glinne (see glinne) very secure: grecha a bretha ... brigach n-imglindi a chert (of a judge), ZCP xii 364.22 . is foc[h]en breth breithemun brighach nimglinde, O'Don. 2212 (< Nero A vii, fo. 146b ). Feargus fergen imglinne, BB 278a2 .

¤grinn

(a) very pleasant: bennacht ... ar ingin Elcmair imgrind, Acall. 7241. iar feiss ri Meill n-imgil n-imgrind, MS. Mat. 489.12 ( LL 45b19 ). Dál nAruidhe uasal imghrinn, Keat. iii 1808.

(b) very strong, very fierce: ro marb Argatmár imgrind, Todd Lect. iii 180.2 . ropa ghníomh écóir imghrinn, SG 367.38 .

¤inóclach very fit for mating ?: dona mnaibh im- inóglacha fuair se ar talamh, ZCP ii 292.6 . ¤ísel very lowly: int āes umal imísel, Ériu iii 30 § 6. do rugais é ... a mainnser imíseal inn aendaim ┐ an esail, Ét. Celt. i 83.21 . Adv. secretly: rothógaibh ... uimi ... co hétrom imísiol ` stealthily ,' Buile Ṡ. § 57 .

¤lebar

(a) very long, very tall: imlebor gl. capillo intonso, Sg. 159a6 . cóica gilla n-óc n-aigḟind n-imlebur, LL 253a24 . úathud fri eit n-imlebair (.i. for Táin Bó Cúalṅgi), LU 10358. cóirtus hinair imlibáir `an arrangement of a very long tunic,' Goid. 65.6 . ulcha immlebur fair, PH 1491. ro coraigit aigi troisdi imlebra adbulmora, CCath. 2624. earball imleabhar, FM iv 1080.12 .

(b) mobile, supple ?: rosc imlebur ina chind, Corm. 38.5 .

¤léimnech restive: nib ocheall nib imleimneach (of a horse), RC xlviii 331.12 (= O'C. 1863 ). ¤lethan very broad: Aeneas ... fer imlethan aideadh-dherg, BB 427a50 . Uenerius ... imlethain imaird, TTr. 1180. ar an bhfhairge imleithin, Atlantis iv 168.10 . cathbharr ... cona sronlainn imlet[h]ain iarnaidhe, CCath. 5263. ¤lobar very weak, very sick: cumachtach, ciarbo himlobhar, Rawl. B 512, fo. 70d3 (< Plummer, MS. notes). As subst. a sick person: ba slán cech imlobor tarateged int uisce, Thes. ii 315.25 . ¤lomm very bare, bleak: do mes ilarda imlum `with abundant mast without husk,' Serglige 515 ( LU 3705 ). fri gáith n-im- luim n-errchaide `a bare Spring wind,' Aisl. MC 63.9 . mur tsighi gaithi gere ... adhuaire imluime earraithe, ZCP x 298.16 . As subst. bareness, scarcity: tessbaidh etha (.i. gorta) di Maig Cuind, sé bliadna imluim (.i. tercai), ZCP xii 236 § 56. ¤lúath, ¤lúaith very swift: in trenḟer amnas im- lúaith (: cruaich) (imluath, v.l.), Leb. Gab.² iv 234 § 24 . atractatar luathghoetha adhuarae imluatha, CCath. 4361. na haquili imluat[h]a ilbreca, 4927 . Adv. ag argain a chéile go hathlamh iomluath, TSh. 6641.

¤nár, ¤náir

(a) (in good sense) very bashful, modest; noble: Ioseph alainn imnar, SR 3314. dond aithiusc airdairc imnair, SR 4792. inmain óclách ard imnair, IT i 79.2 . doirb annir imnair (.i. in tan fegthar in doirb is i n-ichtur ind usci thed), LU 10255 (rhetoric). a óclaig uallaig imnair, FDG 368.

(b) (in bad sense) shameful: dacūaidh ... do marbudh Eōin gerb imnar `though it was shameful,' Ériu iv 180 § 40. ar med is imnair tuismíud clann fri coibhdhelcho, BB 278a15 . ba haimlesc ┐ ba himnár leis na braithribh ... im[ḟ]orrán catha atarru féin, CCath. 2294. imnár lais a corp tretholl ... d'faicsin do neoch, Lism.L. 2962. glár budh iomnáir d'aithris, Content. xx 12.

¤nárach

(a) noble: aen mhac Ailpin imnarach ` valorous ,' BR 226.10 .

(b) or bet (beit, v.l.) imnaraig ar oman etarscartha etarra abashed ? Anecd. ii 55.4 .

¤níabthach (níabad, vn. of níabaid) very provocative: ní hord aicnid imnīabthaig `es ist nicht eine Ordnung von aufreizender Natur,' Thurn. Zu Ir. Hdschr. 76 § 10.

¤omnach, ¤úamnach

(a) very afraid, very timid: na herbind immomnacha gl. timidi, Sg. 62a2a . imuamnach cach cintach, Tec. Corm. § 15.18 n. rois cobair Brighitt buadach | 'arsin nir bo himuaimhnach, BNnÉ 86 § 177. Adv. nī folāir do na huilip go ro oirichlit go hairecht imomhnach imchoimhētach in slige sin watchfully , Fl. Earls 158.2 .

(b) very fearful, fear-inspiring: ragat-sa ... a n-oili- thri n-imúamnaigh, ZCP xii 392.4 . ¤réid very level . As subst. level country, plain: atait ... conara cumcca ettrat ocus inn imreidh, CCath. 4764.

¤réil very famous: imréil ... cach romag cach rodindgna `illustrious ... is every famous plain,' Met. Dinds. iii 110.3 . tri mic Agnomain imréil, ZCP xiii 158.4 . ¤remar very stout, very thick: suisti im- reamar iarnaighi, CF 680. co n-urnasc imremar iarnaidi air, MR 200.1 . fidbad immard imremur, TTr. 126. cosna seolchrannaib imdlúithi imremra, 1410 . frisna xii bair- gin[e] imremra némdescdai, LB 146a57 .

¤rigin

(a) very tough, very stiff (lit. and fig.): is imrighin in tuath, Trip.² 2446. corrán d'iarann imrighim ina láimh, ITS i 72.8 . róindís ... na haithesca ímrighne, ZCP xx 181.11 .

(b) very slow: óna fuairthinghealltoibh imrighne ettar- bhacha `slow unprofitable promises,' FM vi 2140.22 . Adv. ag asccnámh co hionmall imrighin, Hugh Roe 302.14 .

¤ṡlán (imṡlán and imlán became confused in Mid. Ir., as their meanings are rather similar it is not always easy to distinguish between them).

(a) as an epithet quite healthy, quite whole, quite perfect: heirg isinn ethar n-imṡlan very safe , SR 2482. inn Affraic n-uasail n-imslain, SR 2658. usce eochargorm imṡlán, Acall. 3607. tricha bo findfergga | bat imlána óiderrga, LL 299a17 . cid mor cid bec no- chaithind bat imlana iat san beos, PH 514. Applied to persons: Hestra, Osse, Ohel án | ocus Abdias imlán, SR 7454. ordned Iacoib imslain, Gorm. Dec. 27. Englec ... lendán Oengussa imláin `the darling of perfect Oengus,' Met. Dinds. iii 40.18 . a hingen ālaind imslān, ZCP viii 268 § 39. do chum [bheith] nar nduine iomṡlan, Eph. iv 13. Compar. gilla iss ó ┐ iss imláne and-so andae, TBC 5994.

(b) quite whole, safe, unscathed: a teacht fen imslan da cric, TBC p. 653 n. 5 . docuatar imṡlán día taig, Trip.² 166. is áil léo a ḟocra dáibsi imthecht imslán, Acall. 6108. gur leicc im[ṡ]lan uadh é `he let him away unhurt,' CCath. 6055. mar do fhuair a chalann crád | a anam narab imlán, Ériu iv 112 § 5. fāna fagháil slán iomlān damh féin arís, Feis TC 718.

(c) In Law `completely exempt, secure ' (Plummer MS notes): fis edaingne ac fir in tseoit ... i[s] slan dia mbe fo naidm is imslan do in aithne, O'C. 1252 (< H 3. 18, p. 504 ). See also imlán.

¤ṡlemain very smooth: aill ard imslemain, St. Ercuil 233. ¤ṡolus very bright: gním cech cuiri fo chuimsi | condat uili imṡuilsi `so that all are illumi- nated,' Met. Dinds. iii 110.8 .

¤thais

(a) very weak, very feeble: ros fúach is ras fuc fria aiss | gided ni hengnam imthaiss, TBC 736. nírb engnam imthaiss `'twas no weakling's feat,' Met. Dinds. iv 78.22 .

(b) very smooth ? very moist?: lodar ... co brugh maic in Og imtais, BB 396b15 .

¤thana

(a) very thin, very slender: in néll úathmar imthana `the fearful thin cloud,' IT ii² 133.288 . rí ... na n-arm n-edrom n-imtana, BB 280b34 .

(b) very shallow: ba hí a slige ... secht thuind Uair- beóil imthana `along shallow Tond Uairbeoil,' Met. Dinds. iii 116.86 , and Corr., ib. v 133 .

¤theimen very dark (see teimen): duibithir funchi fedil | culchi cach eóin imthemin `the cowl of each dusky bird,' Met. Dinds. iii 256.20 . ¤thenn very strong, very firm: cathir imairdirc imthend, LL 28b16 . ar biastaib ... imdubaib imthennaib, LU 1173 (ACC). atraig Brían don tiprait thall | ic a raba in t-uath imthend, Ériu iv 102.1 n. doi reir na n-udar n-imtheand `according to sound authors,' Met. Dinds. v 119.2 . Adv. rosícc Sinchell slán co himthend `S. cured her whole, soundly,' Met. Dinds. iii 156.18 . atát 'san reilic bic go himtheann, SG 33.19 . ¤therc very scanty, very short: is imtherc cos ind abcain `very short is the dwarfling's leg,' ACC § 100 ( RC xx 274.15 ). dēna ingeilt ois | narbat timtheirc (v.l. imterc) tais, KMMisc. 262.1 . ¤thláith very soft: ind iall en imthlaith, SR 4066. rí roraid ... athesc n-inclithi n-imtlaith, 5678 . Enoc án imthláith, 7362 . ¤thnúthach very eager, very jealous, or fierce: a shlógh iomthnúthach Oiligh, DDána 75 § 2. rí ain- gidhí imthnúthach, St. Ercuil 1646. ¤thrén very strong: iarsin rongab galar gér | fri sním calad nirb' imthrén, SR 6230. a Ferguis na n-arm n-imthrén, TBC 3203. cóic eich áilli imthréna, BR 130.12 . Adv. imtrén trómthuinset, LU 8712 (FB). triur dorosern in slúag co imthrén 'coa n-im- nertad, SR 5032.

¤thromm

(a) very heavy: áráit ... im- tromm, FB § 37 Eg. ro gab dá asan imthroma imdluithi iarainn, CCath. 4667. confacatar na cet[h]a ana imtroma, 4953 . acc diubraccadh ... an ordanais iomthruim adhbail moir, FM vi 2028.7 . amhail easglanna iomthroma, TSh. 1092.

(b) very troublesome, very oppressive: for greis in aesa imthruimm `under the protection of the Troublesome People' (i.e. the pagan gods), BColm. 90.5 . Of the atmos- phere of a place: his tégdais ... il-brein aduair imthruim, PH 8297. munter Edlicon imthruim, Met. Dinds. iii 276.10 . As subst.: dochuatar a n-ētromuib a n-étach ┐ a n-im- thromaib a n-arm `into their ponderous armature,' Fianaig. 78.3 .

¤thrúag very wretched: do fuc Eua in n-ubull n-úag | dond abaill, ba scél n-imthrúag, SR 1286. ¤thuir- sech very sorrowful: luid Laeg ... co cendtromm n-im- thursech n-anfálid, TBC 2170. ¤úachtarach uppermost, topmost: do imthigh roimpe go baoth ... go hionadh iomuachtarach a h-anta `to the uppermost regions of its residence' (of the wind), ML 48.23 . ¤úallach very proud: ba hóglaochrad imamnus imullach imfaobrach, Anecd. ii 72.18 . ingen Echach imuallaig, LU 3064. abair ... risin ingin n-iomuallaigh, ITS v 82.12 . mád do Láegaire Búadach | tísad ág bád imuallach, LU 3557. ¤úamnach, see ¤ omnach supra. ¤úar very cold: i naidhchi ... iochtair imuair adheitig iffirn `of the lower freezing hideous hell,' BNnÉ 99.7 . do ghéubhsa ionadh imfhúar, Duan. Finn i 19.37 . ar imdocraib imfuara, Ériu viii 8.11 .

(b) With nouns: ¤accobar intense desire: imacubur denma uilc gl. esuriem, Ml. 34b10 . ¤aicbéile great terribleness: itir im-aighbhéli na h-uardachta, MR 112.18 . ¤áille great beauty: an déad ag dul i mbáine | 's an aghaidh gan iomáille, DDána 27 § 5. fáistine adbert riu Dáiri | ri mac con co n-imáilli `regarding Mac Con, the comely,' Misc. Celt. Soc. 76.2 . Fer Becrach co n-imāle (: immarāide), Ériu ii 26.26 . ¤aire great respect: nī scoirtīs cen i.¤ | rīg nā rīgdomna aca `kings and royal princes would not part from him without great respect,' RC xiii 392.23 . ¤aithrechas great repentance: co n-imaithrechus nach fóg- nand di, PH 8201. ¤attach earnest prayer, entreaty: i.¤ Maic ind Rig, Arch. iii 317 § 51. ¤chalma, ¤cholma great bravery: ras-nert imchalma do denam, TTr. 1639. do greis a mic ... imcalma do denam, Celt. Rev. iv 10.15 . dorochair i cath Odba | la Argatmár imcholma, Todd Lect. iii 178 § 3. ¤chreachadh the act of devastating widely: trés an i.¤ do-níthí leó ar na daoinibh budh lugha ioná iad féin, TSh. 9537. ¤déine great swiftness: imthecht dóib co n-i.¤ (: féine) `to be gone with all speed,' Met. Dinds. iii 452.40 . ¤demnigud the act of confirming: du imdemnigud á epert són `to confirm his sayings,' Ml. 89d7 . ¤druine great skill?: ri richid con-i.¤ ri febda firian fossud, | rí rigḟial 'na rigsossud, SR 566. ¤ecla great fear: cen uamun, cen i.¤ , IT i 185.3 (FA). nosgeib i.¤ móir ┐ ómon, RC x 56.8 . is coir dó i.¤ ┐ faitchius ┐ ra-imchomet, PH 4114. nī ro lēic imegla in pāpa don priōir ... gan a aithne do choimhlínadh, Fl. Earls 142.22 . an oiread soin d'uamhan ┐ d'imeagla air ré fiabhras, TSh. 7967. fer ... for nár lá nách aon imeccla ittir, FM vi 2296.y . ¤eclugud the act of terrifying: do fhuasnad ┐ d'i.¤ na coimétaigi, PH 3380. ¤esbaid great deficiency: cen érchra cen imhesbaid, SR 988. cen forcraid cen imhesbaid, 4966 . ¤etla great affliction?: dobeir tra timmorlai ┐ immetlai menman di araile an ircraidi ┐ in gairdi bide i n-ainius isin bith frec- nairc, IT ii2 107.23 . ¤étrumme great lightness, great nimble- ness: nicon berat a drúcht dind fhéor ar áthi ┐ imétrummi im-tháncatar so swiftly and lightly did they travel, MU² 566. raléic cach arachéile frassa tiuga tromaidbli d'immétrom- maib a n-arm ┐ d'ilchenélaib a n-imtheilcthi, TTr. 1710. ¤étrommugud the act of making lighter, easing, relieving: barróisc Cuchulaind in claidiub assa intiuch ... d'imscothad na n-arm ┐ d'immetrommugud in scéith fair, TBC 2956. ¤ḟochraicc great reward: a cethair cethrachat ... do immfocraiccib, Todd Lect. iii 42.13 . ¤ḟorlond over- whelming strength, great oppression: in timorlonn namat, is fiach a fátha forru, O'D. 1595 (< H 5.15, p. 9b ). in timarlonn namad, ib. 1596 . choidhche ni barricfa- si | anmforlunn (? read: ammforlunn) 'na dhiaidh, Lism.L. 4822. ¤ḟormat great jealousy: ro linustair idu eóid ocus imformmuit Ailill, IT i 121.15 . rommiscnigsetar fo smacht | a brathir tria imformat, SR 3128. ra gab ét ... ┐ immḟarmat Dubthach Dael Ulad imma mnái, TBC 2749. ro-bhoí éd ocus imformad occ macaibh Moingfinde fri Niall iomon ríghe, ZCP xiv 214.5 . na denaidh adrad idal na edach na imformod, YBL 68b51 (= 294a22 ). ionn- saighis áth an chomhraig | Fear Diadh go ndlús iomfhor- maid, DDána 104 § 22. ¤gábud great danger, great fright? iarsain asraracht Adom | assa ṡuan cen imgabud, SR 1066. fota ataid in-imgábud, 3630 . Ulaidh i n-imgabadh gan nech aga n-imgainiudh, TBC p. 250 n. 3 . atágur a imgábud | il-ló brátha búain `I dread great danger from it,' Ériu iii 14 § 1. ré mét in imgábaid a raibi, Fianaig. 82.23 . fa mór a hegla ┐ a himghābud arna slúagaib `great was the fear and fright (caused by the boar) upon the hosts,' 64.34 . dethach a cind iar crabudh | dorad demhna a n-imgabudh, BCC 356.32 . ¤gére great sharpness: co tescfad finna i naigid srotha ar āthi ┐ ailtnidecht ┐ imgēri, TBC² 1919. ¤ísle great lowness, poor position: gur adhnair les a imisle ro bui sé isin comlunn, St. Ercuil 1134. ¤lainne great keenness: mét inná i.¤ robói dosom im dia (gl. sitivit anima) `the strong crav- ing that he had after God,' Ml. 62a2 . ¤lén great sorrow: Eua féssin cen imlén, SR 2138. dolluid Saul iar sét sen | sé cet míli, cen imlén, 5570 . ¤lot great destruction: co tuccad in diach ┐ inn imlot bad laind le fein fortha, CCath. 4017. ¤lúas great swiftness: ba he tricci ┐ imluas inn imdiubraict[h]i leo, CCath. 5659. ¤náire great shamefacedness, great bash- fulness: rogab tra imnári essium co rofhemid in salm ranic dó do gabail `bashfulness seized him,' Three Hom. 102.16 . ni bí nach n-imnáire dóib cid lomnochta beti, RC xxv 244 § 18. doberat a coibsena cen imnāire dia sacartaibh, Anecd. iii 8.7 . o thucsatt a llama chuccu do'n méis ar imnari, PH 5136. rogab athrechus ┐ imnare imma iarraid eter, BB 237a32 . re h-imnaire an chairighthi thuc Cormac fair, RC xliii 80 § 82. ica imcainedh féin comor ar imnaire na hainicne, D iv 2, 73ra16 . ¤omon ¤úamon great fear, dread: ara n-imomon imchissin húath, BDD² 1264. rus-gab ecla ┐ iomomon mor iad risna dainib ingantacha, RC xxvi 160 § 46 . ar iomomhon feirgi a hathar, TFrag. 30.9 . āl cach n-imoman `every terror is fearful,' ZCP xvii 65 § 51. tainic soc[h]t ocus imuamon aiccenta ┐ cumsccughadh menman do, CCath. 5471. do chur uathbhais ┐ iomomhain ar lucht an bhaile, FM v 1486.13 . reverence, godly fear: comadas lobre et i.¤ forsin mug céin ṁbíis oc fognam dia choimdid, Wb. 8b1 . as firén foirbhthe in fer forsa mbi ecla ┐ imuamon an Coimded, Lism.L. 3306. ¤rígne great stiffness, slowness, hesitation: nusincrech-som fora emilte leis ┐ fora imrígne leis bói icon ḟuigell, PH 4132. ¤ṡláine great perfection?: a samhuil d'oige is d'áillnne | do gniomh d'eagna is d'iom- ṡláine, 23 F 16, p. 129.19 . ¤ṡláinte complete health: meni thíset uli i n-imṡlánti, TBC 197. boi sailechtu aice sium imslanti d'ḟadbail dia ndernta a leges, LB 143a21 . ised rainic in imslanti leis co tir, BB 445b52 . ¤sláintius perfect health: nodas-forbiledh ar as ┐ ar aitidh ┐ imlaintius, ZCP xix 118 z . ¤ṡlánud the act of making quite healthy: nicon cotluim for colcaid | gē bethear com imslānud `though one were at making me healthy,' K. and H. § 2. ¤ṡlóg great host: ? g s. used adjectively: ro bui comdhail imsloigh for ur in cuain sin `there was a very numerous gathering at that harbour,' St. Ercuil 379. ¤thesbaid great defect, great error: cen forcraid cen imthesbaid, SR 4424. aisneided Arón fo leith | do Moisi cen imthesbaid, 4610 . ¤thréine great strength, firm grasp: as amhlaidh do bhádar agas gach fear dhíobh a gcrioslach a sgiath agas a n-imthréine a n-arm `in the grasp of their arms,' ML 124.20 . ¤thrumma great heaviness: dochúatar a n-etromuib a n-étach ┐ a n-imthromaib a n-arm `they advanced in their light dresses and in their ponderous armature,' Fianaig. 78.3 . a n-aimsir a himtruma `in the time of her pregnancy,' Lism.L. 2511. ¤úabar great pride: iné imuabor immarordus, LL 120a3 . ¤úachtar the very top: atá an cairthe sin ... is í tollta 'na hiomuachtar, Keat. ii 6297. ¤úathad loneliness: luidset laithe for Lúachair | ciarbo thaithbe imúathaid `though it was an infringement of utter seclusion,' Met. Dinds. iii 246.74 .

(c) With verbs derived from the corresponding noun or adj.: ¤eclaigid fears greatly, becomes greatly afraid: ro imeclaigset a n-epiltin manid chuired Patraic hé i nn- iffernn, Trip.² 1017. ro imeclaigsitar na genti do sein, 486 . duine imeclaiges bás, PH 3821. no-imeclaiged Solam co mor in coimdid, 4129 . do bidg ┐ do imeclaig an macamh go mór les sin, BCC 48.29 . imeagluidh-si an Tighearna `fear the Lord,' Prov. xxiv 21. ¤glanaid purifies, clears?: fiac nad imglanad .i. fri foglaithe, O'C. 507 (< H 3. 18, p. 258 ). ? to this: cach dia eol imglan rota .i. docom ar neoil fen duin it imglan rota .i. docom ar neoil fen duin it imglan na rota, 623 ( H 3. 18, p. 301 ). ¤omnaigid becomes greatly afraid: bidhgais ┐ imomhnaighis ┐ ru-s-lēic a ráon madhma, Fl. Earls 232.2 .

3 imm, imb

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particle ... imm (fa, ba) whether ... or see under in interrog.

imma n-

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Forms: im- manarraid

reflexive and reciprocal preverb used before com- pound vbs. to form new compounds. The an may be a petrified poss. pron. p. 3, or an infix. pron. s. 3 m. It is used impersonally, (i) with the prep. DO e.g. ceni immonacai dun, IT ii2 190.2 . (ii) with the first noun (or pronoun) introduced by the prep. DO, the second with FRI e.g. im- manarnic dosom frisin Liath Macha, LU 8458 , or in ordi- nary personal use e.g. immanaiccet int shlúaig, TBFr. 176. See Ped. § 552 (4) , §589 (3) ; Thurn. Gramm. § 841 D ; O'Brien, Ériu xii 242 ff .

¤acalladar: ár-rogád co 'manarladh dhuinne (=ar romgád-sa co 'mmanarlaid dún, LL 278b21 ) I have prayed that we might speak together, Lism. L. xii 18. immanarladair dó iarum fria da brathair he and his two brothers conversed together, RC xii 80 § 75. ni boi duine isin tig ni 'manar- lastar doib they did not speak to one another, Ir. MSS Ser. i 178.12 ( YBL 118b7 ). ¤acci: immanaiccet int shlúaig the hosts see each other, TBFr. 176. as-bert ní 'mmanaic. cigtis hi tír inna nóeb, Trip.² 2511. (see Thurn. Gramm. p. 518 and p. 685 n. ). comman-actís ┐ commafessaitis, TBC 454. in tan dochúaid C. ... fodess co 'mmanaccai dó ┐ a ndunad boí i mmaig Murthemne, LL 120a31 . ó man-acca dóib ri suilsi ind lái, TFerbe 394 . is comfocus etruinn ceni immonacai dun, IT ii2 190.2 . tech dorcha connámonaicced doib co arna barach, SG ii 414.23 . ní 'manacige do frim-sa hi richiud nime, Ériu ii 194 § 8. ¤air- gaib (? air-in-gaib): dororbiusa (.i. tairmescfad sa) coná 'manaircéba dóib aní is accobor leo so that they shall not obtain (?), Comp. Con C. 44.13 . ¤airicc: rosfucsat leó dia [te]tarracht ┐ ni monairnic doib they set out to overtake him and they did not meet, RC xv 294 § 5. imonarnaicc iarum do Chongal ┐ do Chonall Congal and Conall met, Ériu v 240.136 . immanarnic dosom frisin Liath Macha he and the Liath Macha met, LU 8458 ( FB § 31 ). imanarnic do fri cumail, IT iii 190 § 16. comofarnaic do fria athair, RC xvi 46 § 95. Used of sexual intercourse: o immanarnaic ind lanamain combo torrach de in bean, LL 287b3 . im- manarnaic dóib ┐ in maccaillech combo torrach de, KMMisc. 208 § 1. commanarnaic doib ┐ co mbái-si do mnái gradaigthe oco-som, Ériu iv 22 § 3. ¤*airret: pret. s. conid and im- manarraid dóib so that it was there they met, LL 122b4 . ¤bris: immorobris dia sciathaib their shields were mutually broken, IT ii1 183.243 . ¤brúi: imarochlui diar claidbib immorobrui dia[r] sciathaib our swords were mutually crushed, 185.286 . ¤clói: immorachlui dia claidbib, their swords were mutually bent, broken, 183.242 . imma cloiset gai, LL 116b1 . ¤com- boing: co rodlútha(t) a thuatha iarom arna 'mmacomba doib `lest they destroy one another,' Críth Gabl. 519. ¤com- raic: immácomarnaic dó ┐ don scál, LU 8547 ( FB § 40 ). immacomrainic doib doridisi they fought again, CCath. 2966. imacomrainic dhóibh combatar mescc ar mhesg, Hugh Roe 256.8 (fo. 68a) . immacomairnic de Luc[h] ┐ di Bolur, RC xii 100.3 . imo comhrainic d'Aodh Ollan ┐ d'Aodh mac Colgan, FM i 332.7 . imacomraig do andsin ┐ Ampion ... re ag, TTebe 4019 . ¤comshínither: immacom- sinitar dóib they wrestle with one another, LU 8527 ( FB § 38 ). ¤comthuairg: immacomtuairg doib ┐ dobered Cu. da beim im cech n-aen beim dosum, FB § 40 (Eg.). ¤comthuit: immacomthuit dóib conná tudchith nech dīb i mbethaid ass, TBC² 1445. ¤díbdai: tummis German irlund a gai issin-abaind ┐ immán-díbdai dó ... amal bid tene nodloscad `it is consumed,' RC ix 482.7 . ¤dígaib: ni 'mandigbat nemid `privileges do not diminish one another,' Ir. Recht 12 n. 2 (= Laws v 108.3 ). ¤diupir: mad in ceile bis daidbir, fo-gni log ina set amail mestar, cona 'ma-nderbara `so dass sie sich gegenseitig nicht übervorteilen,' ZCP xiv 392 § 61. ¤essoirg: immanesoírg dóib combo nem tened indala leth dind rígthig lasna claidbiu, LU 8201 ( FB § 15 ). ¤fitir: ni 'mafitir dóib they did not know one another, Trip.² 200. co mmanactís ┐ co mmafessaitis that they might see and know one another, TBC 454. ¤fópair: imofobair doib isin glinn `they attack one another in the valley,' IT ii1 184.254 . ¤forbeir: imuforbair doib co ndrochair in mac, RC xvi 46.30 : ¤fui- sethar (-fo-siss-): `imma-fuisethar dun' ol in Bodb. imma- fuissithiur doib issin maigin sin let us protect one another, IT iii 239.126 . ¤gaib: imaragaib doib ime they agreed about it, Lism.L. xi 14. immaragaib doib cipé dib no digsed they agreed that whoever would go, LL 278a43 . immaragab do cathugud ... for irlar in tigi duna natrachaib, BB 240a1 . tair chucum co 'mmaragba dún, co nderna athair dímsa ┐ co ndernursa mac dítsu, RC xiii 462 § 69. ¤goin: na mmon- gonad d' Ultaib it chinaid, IT i 73.7 . ¤marba: immacos- saitiubsa eter in mac ┐ a athair co 'mmámuirfe dóib so that they will kill one another, LU. 8087 ( FB § 6 ). ¤ricc: o immarainic doib, CCath. 5815. ¤roich: immáríacht do ┐ Protésalús comrac dessi `it came to pass that he and P. had a duel,' TTr. 1580. is andsin immarocht don tṡlúag cechtarda for lár in tigi the hosts encountered each other, TFerbe 408 . ¤sínither: imasīnit[h]ar dōib they wrestle with one another, TBC² 451. immon sinsetar fir, LL 116b1 . ¤sissethar: feraid na hingena failti fri macco Ailella ... ┐ imasisedar doib `sie bleiben zusammen stehen,' IT ii2 229.57 . ¤tairissethar: ó focerta a ṡrúb ar géscoe ima-tairisfeadh doib `if his snout were put on a branch they would stick together (lit. it would be mutual remaining for them)', BDD² 349. ¤tairret: imma-tarraid (imma-tárraid) dún indi we met there, Sc.MMD² § 9. i nDubid immataruid (imma- tarraid, v.l.) dóib, Mór M. § 10. ¤tarla: imma-tarlae dóib fodēoid co-tarat int oīnḟer for firu Hérenn `they drew to- gether (came to blows) until one man obtained superiority above the (other) men,' Sc.MMD² § 8 (See Gl. and n. 20 ). ¤tomail: co namtánic Parrthalón | ... | co 'matormailt dam ria síl they and I mutually enjoyed it, Ériu iv 130.23 . arsin tángadar Fir Bolc | ... | imotormalt damsa riu, 132.3 . arsin tángadar Túath Dé | ... | co 'matormuilt damsa riu, 11 . ¤túairc: immacossaitiub dá cích cacha óenmná ... co 'mmatuaircfe dóib so that they will smite one another, LU 8090 ( FB § 6 ). imatuarcat doib, Ir. MSS. Ser. i 178.20 . ¤tuit: immotaeth dōib ar chomūaill `they will fall on both sides because of their equal pride,' Mór M. § 8. immotorchair doib forsin tracht, Rawl. B 512, fo. 79b31 .

imm-acair

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Forms: maicertar

v sues mutually, brings cross actions: pass. fut. pl. leth toirisiu .i. ni maicertar inn ce do gne ol neoch, O'C. 866 (< H 3. 18, p. 390b ).

immacaldam, immacaldaim

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n ā, f. vn. of imm-acalladar.

(a) act of conversing; mutual converse, conversation, colloquy: is etarru biid immacaldaim, Sg. 200b7 . tresinn immocaldaim frecṅdairc `through the present mutual colloquy,' 161b1 . co cúala ... imacallaim n-adamraigthe muintiri nimi, LU 1955. iar closin imacallma na mban, 8370 (FB). rofor- banastar a bethaid etir na himacallma anglecda `he ended his life among angelic conversations,' BColm. 106.8 . itcua- latar ... in imacallaim si do-róine Sattan fria timtirechaib, PH 3878. tāinic cóir comhrāidh ┐ imagallmha idir Conān ┐ Fiond, Feis TC 97. san ogham iomagallmha (distinguished from the beithe luis), IGT, Introd. 3.24 . do berthí ar nemh é d' imagallaimh re hainglibh, BCC 168.18 .

In a bad sense, dispute: Brian ... do mharbhadh lá a dearbrathair ... tria iomagallamh tarla eaturra, FM iv 1008.5 .

sexual intercourse: saigidh si iomagalloimh baoisi for an ngiolla, Leb. Gab. 26 § 26.

As a title of certain stories: imacallaim in da tuar, Laws i 18.12 . See also D'Arbois de Jubainville, Essai d'un Cat. 150.

(b) conference, council: iomagallaimh .i. comhairle, O'Cl. téit iar sin hi tech n-imacallma fria muintir, Trip.² 619. dotháet Fróech cuccu issa tech n-immacaldmae, TBFr. 173. co tistais ... fri haentaid imac[a]lma do `to hold a conference with him,' Laws i 14.14 . bátar húi Néill ... i mMaig Breg i n-imaccalaim, Ériu iv 124.3 . gan iadhad n-imagallmha impe do dhénamh dóibh, MR 314.16 . ba sí comarli Sencha doib dano ina n-imacallaim in their council, LU 8096 (FB).

imm-acallatar

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Forms: immusa- caldat, immusacaldatar, imusnacallatar, immanárladmar, im- musnarlasatar, imacallsat

v converse together: indic. pres. p. 3 immusa- caldat (leg. immusacaldatar?, Ed.), Ml. 131c19 . fecht and imusnacallatar (sic leg., i.¤ do, text) Ailill ┐ Medb ┐ Fergus, IT ii2 226.1 . Subj. pres. perf. p. 1 immanárladmar pro- vided we converse together, Wb. 29d 10 . Perf. p. 3 im- musnarlasatar fir Herend etorro monetir, LU 9744. Pret. p. 3 active imacallsat meic Miled i sléib Mis ┐ Banba, LL 13a11 (=imagaillsead, BB 40a7 ). See also under imma n-.

imm-acci

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Forms: immanacci, immaic- cetsom, immusaiccichet, 'manaiccigtis, mmanaca, mafaccatar, n-imracacha, imcasti

v indic. pres. s 3 immanacci, Ml. 17b6 . p. 3 immaic- cetsom, FA § 5. fut. p. 3 immusaiccichet, Trip.² 1841. sec. fut. p. 3 ní 'manaiccigtis , 2511 . pret. s. 3 a mmanaca , TBC² 2981. p. 3 con mafaccatar , TBC 1326. perf. s. 3 a n-imracacha , LU 10793. Verb. necess. imcasti gl. con- sideranda, Ml. 18d22 .

looks after, regards, examines, con- siders: isnaib dulib doforsat ┐ immanaccai `in the elements that He created and watches over,' Ml. 17b6 . inní nadnimcai ate immaaccai `is it a thing He does not consider? Yes. He considers it,' 114a15 . in tí uma aici menma na n-uile, O'C. 2587 (< Eg. 88, fo. 49 (50)d ). imaicci fer spirdo laim Chuirc, Anecd. iii 57.17 . erdam orda fria anes. Is trít- sede immaiccetsom fúath ocus foscugud muintire nime, LU 1985. a n-imracacha intí Eochaid imbi co n-acca in n-ócláech, 10793 .

sees, perceives: conmafaccatar (con facatar, v.l.) in n-eta do gésib, TBC 1326. como facca a mathair ic fodail loma ┐ feola do bochtaib, Todd Nenn. 212.5 . In pers. reciprocal const.: immuncualamar ní munaccamar, Wb. 18d3 . immusaiccichet días two shall see each other, Trip.² 1841.

See also under imma n-.

immaccus

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x see -ḟocus under 2 imm.

immach, ammach

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(lit. into the plain, Thurn. Gramm. § 130 ). Also mach, Celtica iv 100 . adv. loc. and temp.

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(a) Loc. out, outwards: lotar maic Uisnig i.¤ , IT i 73.6 . manbad a lúas tísa ammach, LU 3771. maidit immach dano assind liss, Sc.MMD² § 18. tócabair immach, TBFr. 265. bérthair dam ┐ tindi dí ammach, BDD² 570. ra érig Laeg remi immach, MU² 222. atraig Laban ... | 'mach ar cenn meic a shethar, SR 2950. ocus doridnacht do immach | claideb Golai gér golach, 6191 . an immaig ┐ cogarar duit imach, Lat. Lives 6.2 . beiridh in fechem toicheda a gell ina láim amach re ré n-anta, Laws i 208.27 . lingthi immach do-beir do ammaig imm ┐ arbor, LL 286b30 . a hindarba a Tír Tairngire amach, Ériu iii 152.2 . teit si a haenur ambach, RC vi 174.z . do tilg amach fon muir iatt, St. Ercuil 2578. dobean a soighed- bholc amach `she plucked away his quiver,' TTebe 3759 . roimpatar-sum ammach dochum in rig, 750 . adc[h]onairc oilén uada imach, Caithr. Cellaig 260.

With vb. of motion, or analogous vb., not expressed : ara choímtheacht a taig immach to accompany him in going out of the house, Críth Gabl. 585. mad do [t]argaidhsimh fein a lan amach `if he himself has offered to pay the full amount out,' Laws iv 256.16 . nír faei i tig as mbi eggna suillsi tenead immach, BDD² 175. a di láim tri derca ṡedluch a llenith immach, IT i 119.24 . mar lān mara a-mach 's a-muig, Arch. iii 240 § 36. lesc le fer a mallbō amach | isin tsamlō geal grianach, 244 § 5. trí caogad curadh ... amach ┐ asteach `(going) out and (coming) in,' RC xxix 118 § 17. rogeall in ben an gai amach `the woman promised (to send out the spear),' v 203 § 26 . co letrad feóil ┐ lethar o'n chnáim immach, PH 7213. feadh amhairc ón mhúr amach, TD 8 § 9.

Afar, abroad: Cluain Cesáin ro clos amach `as Cluain Chesáin it was heard of afar,' SG 105.1 . bantrocht nach bec mess immach `womankind not small in esteem abroad,' Met. Dinds. iii 14.175 .

do-beir ... immach dispenses: in taenmacc rig ... is mō fuair ┐ tuc amach, ZCP viii 111.13 .

? fo-ceird i.¤ loses ? : rotchúalasa ... ind ingen rod[a]láa immach oco íarmóracht, TBFr. 332 (but cf. roda lláus im- mudu, ib. 168 ).

léicid i.¤ releases, lets loose: in bantrocht da lecud immach do ṡaigid in meic, TBC 1357. lec Barabás dún amach ┐ crochthar Ísu, PH 2814. do leicc se Prim ... ro bui a ndaeirsi ac Ercuil amach, St. Ercuil 750. leigid bur cruidh ┐ bur cethra amach, 1946 .

téit tar ... i.¤ goes beyond, transgresses: mar dochuaidh Luxcifer tar recht amach, RC xxiv 372.9 .

(b) Temp. esp. in phrase ó ṡin immach from that time forwards, henceforth: ba cara do Patraic he o sein immach, Thes. ii 307.8 ( Hy. II pref. ). tesbuidh a leth eineclund fri cach itir on tres fecht amach, Laws i 56.8 . co nach íbad fín o uair na fledi-se immach, PH 5236. a tuarascbáil do thabhairt ó sin immach, MU² 786. ōn aimsir sin amach, Fl. Earls 176.25 . ō aimsir mac Mīled mach Corp. Gen. 100 (Rawl. 128 b 24) . Used absolutely : dílsi dó cnocc Búi amach | ó Búa ingin Rúadrach its more proper style is henceforth Cnocc Bui from Bua, Met. Dinds. iii 40.11 .

Of passing or spending time, out, away: with vb. : ar gcaitheamh na bliadhna amach, Keat. iii 1913. Vb. not expressed : nói ṁ-bliadhna d'a smacht immach | coromarb Fachtna Fathach, Todd Lect. iii 194.12 . vii ṁbliadna fa míad immach | ba rí Níall fianna Frassach, LL 130a22 .

II Fig.

(a) Esp. in phrase ó ṡin immach besides, exclusive of, as well, moreover: a comcetfaidib flatha .i. Laegairi ocus Corc ocus Daire .i. fer n-Erenn o sin amach `of the men of Ireland besides them,' Laws i 208.13 Comm. dogabhat- tar caora dona caorchaibh ... ┐ mar docenglatar hi, do lensat na caoirigh o sin amach ceterae oves, BNnÉ 56 § 63. co ffuil sochar mor accam gacha domhnaigh ... ┐ annsa feiltibh Muire uile ┐ gach uile lá ele o sin amach crochtar ┐ piantar me every other day excepting those, 67 § 102. dob anshocair ard a bhrúaich ┐ doba becc cruinn an t-oilén féin ó sin amach, 68 § 108. más ┐ nutmic ┐ cach uile spísrad ó ṡin amach, Maund. § 159. Cáilte is Oisín amach | maraen téigdís gach n-aenach Caoilte and Oissin excepted, SG 100.24 . coná baoí enní isin tír o ghlas geata ... amach nach baoí for a chumas, FM vi 2006.4 . go bhfuil an uile, uatha féin amach, ar seachrán `except themselves,' Desid. 4055. ó bhailtibh móra amach `the big towns excepted,' Keat. i 60.20 .

(b) With vbs. of speaking, openly, straight out: adubairt hIrúath amach `Herod spoke out,' Ériu iv 178.19 . an[n]sein rocuingid amach `then it was asked openly,' 180 § 35 .

(c) As emphasising adv. : éirigh is mill in mnāi amach `arise and utterly ruin the woman,' Ériu iv 178 § 25. ata drem nach sithach dib | ... | is mo da milled amach | inas cis na Fomorach `who do more for its utter ruin,' Ériu viii 4.17 . díth na bfian fa mór amach, SG 92.2 . cath do chaoín- eadar mna amach `a battle mourned to the full (?),' Duan. Finn ii xlvii § 6 . fuair deilb col-lí molta immach `she took on a radiant form beyond praise,' Met. Dinds. iv 140.111 . is é sin cēt cath amach | Iudadh agus Cristaigech the very first conflict, ZCP viii 115 § 18.

immachor, immochor

Cite this: eDIL s.v. immachor, immochor or dil.ie/27645

n (meaning same as imchor q.v., but may be of different origin ?<imm-fo-cor).

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(a) act of carrying, bearing (trans.) : cethir fichit ar chét long ... batar fri himmochor a slóg for transporting, Alex. 96. techta úann fri himachor ar sídha ... co hAlax- andir, 445 . a leabar salm dh'imochar etarra ┐ a aidi, Lism.L. 4046. o medon lái cu nóna don rig for immachor being carried, Thr. Hom. 70.29 . dā dam ... ┐ crōchar co coimnert 'ga imac[h]ur eatarru, Caithr. Cellaig 616. cuirit na fir for iomochur eisiomh gus an ngleann, Hugh Roe 24.6 . na cuirp chealgacha ... atá ré hiomachor a n-anam, TSh. 2070. máoidhimh é d'anáir m'athar | sé d'ḟagháil re a iomachar, IGT Decl. ex. 446. luathaidh féin fear h'iomacbair `quicken thy bearer's pace,' Irish Review 1913, 623 § 2 .

(b) ? In concrete sense, vehicle: ó Chill Muine ... | go tracht Erenn ... | le hen lá gan iomachar `from Menevia ... to Ireland in a single day without transport,' BNnÉ 224.2 .

II Fig. act of enduring, suffering (trouble, etc.) : tóir nach éidir d'iomachur `a chase that cannot be borne,' Ériu ix 164 § 11 . a dhaoineise lén dochar an aithrighe d'iomachar, Dán Dé vi 23. gidh iomdha ag oighre a athar | diomdha oirne ar iomachar, xxi 32 . supporting: is dilliuchta an eigsi ┐ an eladha gan fear a himochair `without a man to support them,' AU ii 472.29 .

? immachtad

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ? immachtad or dil.ie/27646

n (? 2 imm + 1 machtad) great wonder (?) : dí biait déc arra na .lll. cenimmachtad `twelve repetitions of the Beati are a substitute for the hundred and fifty Psalms without ... ,' Rule of Céli Dé § 23.