labral

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Forms: labras

n also labras (Engl. or Rom. loanword) laurel: coróin labhrail, Oss. v 146.14 . ni do duilleogaib an craind re n-abar labrus, 23 P 10³, 13a7 . labhrais bheag, labhrais raibhianach, Hog. Luibhl. See laur.

labta

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x See lota.

lac

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adj o,ā. With -o- in d s. and g s. (as in cas = cos), IGT Decl. § 40. weak, feeble . Of persons: in tí as l.¤ is dó is méla, LL 307b21 . a chruachaidhi lenaim laic (: brait), IT iii 104 § 200 ( Bruchst. i 27 § 59 ). a leanaib laic (: cait), IT 93 § 140 . Freq. of hair soft, smooth : ó Concobair na cíabh lag, IGT Decl. ex. 70 . In metonymy: a chiabh lacch `thou lady of clinging tresses', O'Hara 659 . a chiabh lag, Aithd. D. 41.6 . a earrla lag, Aithd. D. 46.5 . ar teccuscc da thrilis loig, Ir. Texts ii 97 § 11 . Of other parts of the body: a basa taise laga leabhaire, Keat. Poems 91 . a suile lacca liatha, LB 155a30 . In a variety of other applications: na lochta cen lomrim l.¤ , BB 331b40 . Tech na Fían, nirbo long l.¤ `it was no mean hall', Met. Dinds. i 18.59 . nir l.¤ a ḟal, LL 4306 . nirbo l.¤ in lenamain, 375b4 . nír lag a dhal, BB 56b15 . ní l.¤ rogní iarcóir cath, / in rí dorat mór ndígal, SR 3943 . th'aire ar fhās na n-abhall lag, Ériu viii 195 § 4 . a thuir nach tor lag, ML² 934 . gér lag an long 'na raibhe Peadar, TSh. 2067. lag an foirgneadh aga mbi fulang . . . lag, Luc. Fid.² 5117 - 8 . With neg. of copula as laudatory epithet and in chevilles: ní láthar l.¤ , LU 3737 ( SC 12 ). ós Lifi Lagnech nách lacc (: tochmarc), Met. Dinds. iii 82.67 . Lugaid nar l.¤ , LL 19477. tri hingena in láich nad lac, Met. Dinds. iii 156.5 . líth nad lacc, Ériu iv 136.15 . ní lúad lac, Met. Dinds. iii 146.9 ( ZCP viii 106 § 4 ). miad nar l.¤ , CRR § 29 . ni tres lag, Cog. 64.5 . a chreach bhó ar Laighnibh ní lag, IGT Decl. ex. 1180. Cf. sluagh na serda . . . / . . . lúardaib l.¤ SR 6791.

As adv. roleigsed . . . a srein co lag asa lamaib, TTebe 4479 .

Compar. is laigide na lochta / mé ar m'intinn go harrochta, Dán Dé xxi 9 . loige a-chách ar geóir chuige, PBocht 12.7 . trí téad is laige táin, Rel. Celt. ii 293.14 . is lagaide an urraim ó fhile . . . dlíghthear dháibh, Ó Bruad. i 122.7 .

As subst.: cuirfid lamha ar laguibh ┐ slaineoghthar iad, Luc. Fid.² 5751 . an tréan 'san lag, Keat. Poems 711. Cf. forroilged la Gartán dabach i llac mara, SCano 15 ( Anecd. i 1 ) where l.m. is taken by Editor (following O'Brien, Ériu xi 87 ) to mean shallow of the sea (a part of the beach accessible only at certain low tides), but is perh. to be referred to loc (e).

Compds. With nouns. ¤báid: ná déantair lat lagbháidh `be not remiss in love', PBocht 4.43 . ¤bothán: lag-bhotháin tógbhaid fragiles domos, Keat. i 54.5 . ¤chreitem: lagchreidiomh an tí bhíos ar úrnaighthe, Párl. na mB. 2887 . ¤gabáil: gan rann dá oigealaoidh lais ón laggabháil `poor treatment', Aithd. D. 19.8 . ¤lúb: Óilléan Carrún laglúb líomhtha léir, Hackett xxxi l.¤-thomus: lagthomhas meidhe Míchíl (of sin), PBocht 15.15 . ¤urán: glor gan l. `without weakness', Hy Maine 132.28 .

With adjj. (a) dvandva compds.: ¤buide: a fholt lagbhuidhe líneach, Top. Poems² 1580 . ¤lebar: a fholt laig-leabhar chladh gcam soft and long, DDána 105.24 . ¤remor: lama lacremra litarrda aice flabby, CCath. 4029.

(b) Formed with adjj. formed from nouns: ¤brígach: ná bí laig-bhrígheach, Is. xli 10 . ¤chroidech: eaglach nó lag- chroidhech, Deut. xx 8 . ¤lámach: curtha ┐ laglámhach, 2 Sam. xvii 2 . ¤radarcach: atáid ar súile lagradharcach, Lament. v 17 . ¤rúnach: don aithrigheach lagrúnach weak of purpose, Mac Aingil² 2185 . ¤spiraitech: do na daoinibh laigspioraideacha, Desid. 772 . ¤ṡúilech: ina ḟanntassib bána ┐ ina n-ímágib laccṡuileacha dim-eyed (of starving men), LB 154b60 . ¤thuirsech: do chréachtghuin mé go lagthúirseach, Keat. Poems 81.

lacad

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[u, m.] vn. of lacaid (see laca(ig)id). act of weakening, laying low : a lagadh ┐ a laighdiugad ┐ a aimnertugad, Cóir Anm. 31 . ragabsat a láma lacgad ┐ lán merbligud, LL 244b2 ( TTr. 2055 ). forsin loch leír cen l.¤ / nochantais cléir cain-abbad, Met. Dinds. iii 378.11 . ar lagad . . . a luth- glac, MR 232.7 ( LL 409b4 ). lagadh ná laghdughadh, TSh. 6565. In description of warrior: ba sluag leoman cen l.¤ `lions undaunted', Met. Dinds. iv 284.31 . in leoman gan lagadh, Caithr. CC 16.

In sense of discouragement, dejection, etc.: lagadh na lán- mheirtean, MR 298.1 . narub lagad duid `do not be dis- couraged', Aen. 296.

Med. laxation, laxative : lagad na brond = solutio ventris, O'Gr. Cat. 259.z . is eigin ar tus in tadbur dfolmugad le cuisle, ┐ re becan lagaidh noch bogas, Rosa Ang. 310.13 . See locad, logad.

laca(ig)id

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Forms: lacad

v (lac)

(a) Trans. weakens: ro lagaig (rolacgaig, Eg.) Pátraic in mallachtain, Trip.² 1667 . scél ná lacaid logud `that oblivion wastes not', Met. Dinds iv 216.78 . ro lacc ┐ ro leon ┐ ro leadair, St. Ercuil 472 . céim fa lagfaidhe ar luaighill, DDána 104.1 . do laguighis thú dom láidrioghadh, Mac Aingil 616 . lagaighidh (an peaca) an t-anam, Parrth. Anma 3358 . do laguidh na cineadhacha, Is. xiv 12 . do lag cách mo chadhasa, Misc. Celt. Soc. 328.19 . Of bonds, reins etc. slackens: rolagait na slabraid, CCath. 2661 . co rala- gaigset a cengail, TTebe 214 . ro lacsat na marcaigh a n-aradhna da n-echaibh `gave rein', CCath. 1273.

Med. loosens the bowels : tig an tart . . . tareis na purgoidi . . . nis tusca na lagas si, 23 P 10³, 43a9 . muchaid in fiabras, ┐ lagaid in medhon, Rosa Ang. 30 § 10 . sinnsir ┐ caisi . . . lagaid siad co maith, 114.24 . le neithibh lagus ┐ folmuiges adbur na heslainti. 148.15 . dona leigheasaibh lagus ag fásgadh, O'Gr. Cat. 176.16.

(b) Intrans. grows weak, feeble . Usually of feelings, courage etc.: do lacc mo spirut, Laud 610 fo. 23b (Plummer MS. notes). cia dib no laccadh a fe[i]dm catha, CCath. 5975 . ní lacc celg dá cnuas treachery enjoys a rich booty, Caithr. Thoirdh. 18.16 (or adj. lac?). d'eag(h)la go laigeochadh croidhe a dhearbhraithreach, Deut. xx 8.

Cf. nír fír lagaigh fích na b-fer, Misc. Celt. Soc. 364.5 .

Vn. lacad.

lacán

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see locán.

lacatus

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n (1 lac) weakness : merbe ┐ lagatus cech uilcc, PH 4360.

1 lach

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x see loch.

?2 lach

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ind curchuslach no gilcach gl. haec arundo, Ir. Gl. 933. Read perh. curchus lachán. Cf. lachán `reed', Hog. Luibhl.

Lachlainn

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pn see Lothlinn.

lachnach

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Forms: laichnech

adj o, ā (lachu) earlier laichnech (cf. loichen s.v. lachu) abounding in ducks : allind laíchnech lethan glais, LU 2993. loichneach .i. no lochánach, O'Cl. os loch l.¤ , IGT Decl. ex. 268 . ón Mhodhairn lachnaigh lionntaoi, DDána 65.17 .