2 láeb

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x see láes.

láebad

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u vn. of lāebaid. Lit. act of making crooked, perverting . In glosses on lobud: lobad .i. lenad no licaid no leabaid (leg. laebad?), O'Dav. 1191 . illobud do cána .i. follugud .i. i l.¤ no i licad do riagla, Laws i 172.22 Comm .

láebaid

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v (láeb) bends, perverts : na laebann no na lenann a fiadhnaise ar seirc neich sech araile, O'Dav. 1174 . fer lobhas ria nadhmaim tascrat .i. laobas (`neglects'), 1525 . Vn. láebad.

láebthach

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adj o,á (láebad). Lit. perverse . In gloss on 1 lobthach: diambat loctaig .i. diambat laebtaig sium no diambat lictaig cen taidecht fo na coraib, Laws iv 56.15 Comm .

láech

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Forms: laech-airlech, láechbrised, laochbhualadh, Laochlugh, láech-Níall, Láechrí

n o,m. (Lat. laicus, Ped. i 203 , but native word according to Watkins, Celtica vi 241 n.l . but see also Ériu xxx 75 ).

(a) layman , as oppd. to manach, occas. oppd. to clérech: laich ┐ laicesa ┐ aes tuaithe adragar fri flaith laymen and laywomen are ruled by their chief, SMFacs. 47a (`heroes and heroines', Laws iii 14.28 ). airchindech laich lay `erenagh', Laws v 118.4 . laich .i. grad flatha, Laws iii 16.1 Comm . luid dochum laich saidbir, LU 1210 . bendacht aine foruib uile laechaibh clerchib, BB 280a7 . i comthinoltaib l.¤ ┐ clerech, IT i 192.16 ( FA 31 ). laoch a laico .i. ōn tūata, Corm. Y 794 . laoch alaico .i. popularis , O'Mulc. 777. i corpaibh laech ┐ laiches ┐ aosa cravaid, Aisl. Tund. 102 § 3 . laech = laicus, Lat. Lives 105.12 . cid clērech glan gāeth / cid lāech cid fer grāid, KMMisc. 264.2 . teichidh d'feraib Teftha, laechaib, cleirchib, RC xviii 292.19 . biaid buaid cleireach ┐ laech uaid dot eis, Ir. Texts iii 6.22 .

(b) warrior (eventually in this sense only): cāinlāech Luigdech, AID i 53 § 3 , Celtica xi 125 . Iæch cen locht, AID i 59 § 2 . olc damna laích, LU 4938 (lōich, TBC² 453 ). cinnas laeich what kind of warrior, TBC 1813 . is bresta ┐ is mor in laech, YBL 137b23 . tricha set d'airig forgill ┐ cet laech lais, Laws v 46.24 . cet laech .i. fer ad cota buindi (leg. buidin) cet a cath, Laws v 48.7 Comm . ingen lāich as luchru a Laignib, Bruchst. i 18.35 at lāech, a Ḟlaind, 12.20 . laech caem cendlethan, TBC 5205. a láich láin, 3487 . dorinit . . . duma for na degdainib ┐ leca ar laechaib ┐ ferta ar na fenedaib ┐ cnuic ar na curadaib, Ériu viii 56.8 . roḟeit in l.¤ lamḟota, MacCarthy, 206 § 6 . laoich goirminnse finne Fáil, DDána 71.21 . ag leadradh laoch, TSh. 6670. With qual. gen. laich gaili, Sc.M² 6R . TTebe 3384 . Attrib. g s. lamthapad laeich, Grail 3735 .

(c) pagan (a calque on Lat. laicus 'pagan', Ériu xxx 78, 90 ): cetmunter no caillech aithirgi dogní gol for laiech no laithes, Ériu vii 170.7 . erglanad eclaise ó laechaib ┐ laiches[aib] ┐ coitreb caillech, O'Dav. § 542 . Compds. In meaning (b) only. Freq. as expletive and for metrical purposes. With vnn.: laech-airlech, MR 238.16 . láechbrised, Fianaig. 90.17 . laochbhualadh, Comp. Con. C. 130.6 . Also with n. pr. in sense of heroic : Laochlugh, L.Cl.A. Buidhe 97.100 . láech-Níall, Ériu iv 96 § 20. Cf. laechluirc, Anecd. ii 35 § 12. Láechrí see Corp. Gen.

With nouns: ¤aicme: in tres láech-aicmi hErend .i. in Gamanrad i hIrrus Domnand, ┐ cland Dedad hi Temair Lochra, ┐ clanna Rudraige i n-Emain Macha, IT ii2 215.23 . do chlú laochaicme Laighneach, DDána 117.24 . ¤aire : cethrar laech-airech, MR 242.12 . ¤arm: oro ghabh a laoch- arma, Hugh Roe² 240.27 . ¤bás: laochbhás mo Dhé, Aithd. D. 58.24 . ¤biad: in liach dia lessaighther in laec[h]biad, O'Mulc. 768 . deogh níadh maraen ┐ a laechbhiadh, BB 370a33 . ¤bidbu: in láechbidba, ScM² 24c . i lamaib a laechbidbad, MR 154.21 . ¤bile: ar laechbilib lebar-sciath, MR 230.25 . ¤bríg: laechbriga gl. lochbríga, IT i 214.26n . ¤briugu: laech- brugaid amra, IT, ii2 225.1 . ¤bruinne: i cridib curad ┐ i laechbrunnib láech, LL 238b49 ( TTr. 1634 ). ¤buille: laech- bhuillibh, Acall. 4740 v.l. ¤chenn: ag faicsin na laochchenn arna leabarchuaillibh, Comp. Con. C. 133.3 . tri láichcind, IT i 102.10 . ¤dair: laochdhairghe, Top. Poems² 882 v.l. ¤dorus: ra línait na láechdorais, LL 227b33 ( TTr. 742 ). brisit . . . laochdoirsi na Bruidne, RC xxi 324.15 . ¤ḟer: ós na laechferaib, ML 84.21 . ¤ḟess feast fit for a warrior : róthail (leg. rothomail) in chummatsin Conid and asbert Eochaid a meic is laechḟes insin. a quo Laechfes ┐ laechfessaich, Rawl. 126b42 -3. ¤ḟoirenn: ar laechḟoirnib Laigen, MR 124.4 . ¤imda: nir luíghis at' laechimdaid, MR 296.13 . ¤irgal: isin laechirghail sin, St. Ercuil 874 . ¤ládus: laochládus iomdha an chon chlamhualaigh `prowess', Ó Bruad. i 80 § 3 . ¤lainne: doficfa a laechluinde, RC xiv 404.20 . ¤lám: Lugh na láech- lámha, Anecd. i 31 § 50 . día láochlaimh, Duan. Finn. ii 96 § 106 . ¤lann: for Muir Libis na laechland, LL 313 . ¤lár: for laeclar tige Temrach, BB 46b16 . laechlár int sídha, Acall. 395 . ¤léim: ic tabairt a laechleime, Acall. 2873 . ¤lenb: co rucadh co tempull na ndee an laechlenub, St. Ercuil 106. ¤lerg: ar an laochleirg, Caithr. CC 19.22 . ¤les: go crīch Laighen na laochles, ML² 849 . ¤lestar: lódmar isin lōech- lestar, Aisl. MC 35.26 . ¤lía: do saith le a laimh in láochlíag, Duan. Finn ii 78 § 48 . ¤loinges: luadail na laechloingsi, Leb. Gab. 80.22 . bás tóesech na loechlongse, LL 1987 . ¤lorg: in laechlorg imreamar iarnaidhi, St. Ercuil 1074 . ¤mac: laochmhac Airt / fraochshlat mur Earcoil ordhairc, L.Cl.A. Buidhe 136.51 . ¤machaire: laechmachaire Laigen, Acall. 4109 , 5234 . laechMachaire Lí, 6045 . ¤mag: os lāechmaig Lí, Arch. ii 48 § 15 . ¤marcach: i lLaignib na laechmarcach, ZCP viii 106.5 . ¤míl: saergheinealach . . . an laechmileadh, MR 98.2 . in dá laighin . . . isin laoch-mhílid, ML² 1687. mergeda for crandaib illamaib lóech-miled, PH 2628 . Licid láechmilidh, CCath. 2085 . ¤mír : teora laechmíreanna d'feoil, CCath. 5201 . ¤muinchenn: laechmuinchinn na fairge, SG 242.35 . ¤muinntir: ag gach . . . dar laoch- mhuinntir, DDána 384.21 . ¤múr: tar uilinn laochmhúir na hEmhna, Ériu viii 134.20 . ¤nós: mac Loegaire co laech-nos, BB 230b20 . ¤recht: mac Lugdech in laechrechta, MacCarthy 198 § 4. ¤smech (smeig): a leacan a laec-smeigead, MR 184.y . ¤thech: barracks : doratad . . . isin laechtech mór bói ar comair drechi in dúnaid, LL 253b46 . etir loech-thigib ┐ griananaib ┐ tigib talman, YBL 181b4 ( SG 255.30 ). ¤thenga: cossa, láma, láech-thengtha (in a list of guarantees), Met. Dinds. iii 10.112 . ¤úall: mac Lugdech na laechuaille, BB 230b25 .

With adjj.

(a) ¤banna: ingen Lugdach loechbanna, Met. Dinds. ii 84.54 . ¤beóda: do ghaibh go lúthmhar laoch- bheódha . . . aige laochbhualadh, Comp. Con C. 130.8 . ¤bres: co líth-baile láechbress, Met. Dinds. iv 176 § 5 . ¤buan: inmain lecht l., Sc. M² 24a . ¤dána: co láechdána leómanda, Comp. Con. C. 109.31 . ¤dond: fogur gotha . . . / meicc láechduind Locha F., Ériu iv. 96.4 . ¤imda: longphort . . . laoch-iomdha, ML 74.13 . ¤lán: ba lucht do cach luiṅg laechláin, LL 357 (laechbain BB 21a31 ). ¤mall: síl Labrada láech-maill, Met. Dinds. iii 12.144 . ¤mas: ua Mogha lámha laochmhais, Caithr. CC 75 . senchas Átha Luain laech- maiss, Met. Dinds. iii 366.4 .

(b) With adjj. formed from nouns: ¤buillech: ingin lesc- báin láech-buillig, Met. Dinds. i 8.38 . ¤ḟessach: see ¤ḟess above. ¤armach: longport lethan laocharmach, FM vi 2098.19 .

láechacht

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x see láechdacht.

láechas

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n o,m. (láech) valour: ba mhór bhar mian laochais seal, Oss. iii 230.14 . Attrib. gen.: laochra ba laochuis i ngleo- bhruid, E. O'Rahilly 54.59.

láechda

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adj io, iā (láech) warrior-like, pertaining to a warrior . Of persons: bid laechdha-sium intan ro bói (of a warrior), IT iii 346.2 . at-chíu . . . buidin l.¤ langlonnaig, MU² 582 . ar Cheinel laochdha Luacháin, Top. Poems² 650 . an ghasradh laochdha, Content. xxix 13. As pn sobriquet: do Laeguire laechdha, Lism. L. 2145. In a variety of other applications: is l.¤ ┐ is curatta in tuarascbáil, MU² 594 . tucastar a thrí coscemmenda laechda lánmóra, TBC 6064 . cath Luachra laechdu Fellubair, LL 2860 . laechda a gluinn `heroic his descent', MacCarthy 178 § 2 . slabra laechda landaingin, St. Ercuil 833. Compar.: láechdu ócaib, LU 3412 , 3637 ( SC 18 , 31 ).

láechdacht

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n ā, f. (láechda) later occas. also láechtacht

(a) valour, chivalry : fó mo c[h]erd laechdachta, LU 6169 ( TBC² 1685 ). dolig dán laechdacht chivalry is a difficult art, LL 346a40 . dobert rī Alban grádugad mōr dona Collaib ar a laechdacht, ZCP viii 318.12 . tre laechdacht a llaime, TTebe 1450 . bas ar gnimaib gaile ┐ laec[h]dhachtae, CCath. 3700 . laechdacht leomain, Ann. Conn. 1256.6 . ni haithechus .i. ni laochdacht, O'Dav. 53 . di-bi-arg .i. ni la laochacht adrīmt[h]er . . . nī bī i cōir laochachtae diultad Dē, O'Mulc. 309 . más dealbh, más laochdhacht, más lúdh, Aithd. D. 58.7 . laochtacht, Keat. iii 3061. In phr. fír láechdachta fair behaviour of warriors : ní fír laechdachta dó tuidecht ar mo chendsa, LU 6014 ( TBC² 1547 ). ar fir do laechtach(t)doi fritt `by the truth of thy valour', RC x 214.21 .

(b) the lay state, life of a layman : dobert a rogha dia dhalta in loechdacht no an cleirchecht, etc., Lism. L. 3058 . is lor dam [a ḟat] itú [oc]on loechdhacht so `long enough have I been at this layman's work', 1950 .

láeches

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láechmar

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adj o, ā (láech): fili ar gaeis laechmar lan / clerech ar crabud comhlan secular wisdom (oppd. to crábud), Ir. Texts i 61 § 53.