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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Forms: láechtacht

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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x see laíches.

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.

láechrad

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Forms: laéchraid, laecraid

n ā, f. (láech) also laéchraid, IGT Decl. § 12 , § 13 . Collect. men-at-arms, warriors : dond láechraid lainn ua Lothlind, Thes. ii 290.2 . mac laechraidi Lir, LU 3959 ( SC 45 ), mac Fergail ba feramhail / oc laechraidh a gairm `with heroes was his calling', AU i 230.10 . ni fil do bar laechraid laind / as chosmail fri Coin Culaind, LU 3832 ( SC 37 ). cid cáin lib in laechrad (loechruid, Eg.) laind, IT i 77.9 . laecraid (laecrig, H) bladma bereas berba, IT iii 13 § 25 . laechraidh Lochland, MacCarthy 424 § 4 . go laochraidh mhir mhór- labharthaigh. CRR 25 . ro hadnaicit cuirp na laecraidhe leo, CCath. 2857 . a lubghort na laechraide (`heroism'), MR 98.5 . a laochraidh líonmhar, Cog. 86.13 . tinōiled . . . laochraid Laigen, ML² 1030 . láimh le laochraidh Sionna, DDána 85.13 . oc laoided na laechraidhe, Hugh Roe² 180.1 .

Also in pl.: doróscaigi do láechradaib domain uile, TTr.² 1211 . ni luga is leagadh d'a laechradaib, MR 124.13 . lór líonmhaire a laochraidheadh, TD 63. 156 .

In religious context devotees : in trīan nā bēratsomh for nem dia laechraidh, ZCP viii 110 § 4.

1 láed

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Forms: laeda, laído

n g s. laeda, laído. pith, marrow . In phr. teinm láeda lit. `chewing of pith' (O'Rahilly Early Ir. Hist. and Myth. p. 338 ). See 2 teinm. Cf. `laegh' lind ban, Met. Gl. 33 § 13. Bezz. Beitr. xix 33.90 .

2 láed

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x see laíd.

láedid

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x see laídid.

láees

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x see láes.

1 láeg

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x see lóeg.

2 láeg

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x see ladg.