lága

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x see láige.

lagach

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(log, Breatnach, Lochlann ii 22 ) Adj. with vaguely laudatory sense (always alliterating) gentle, pleasant, etc.: mothaigis mé ar a agaid / tógbais suas in láim lagaigh (of the dying Cú Chulainn), Anecd. i 37 § 99 . dogén luamairecht ládhaig / in churaig chaeim chomrámhaig, SG 344.11 . lonnbhuaile ladhach línanart `handsome(?)', Caithr. CC 11. Longargán laghach `loveable', Keat. iii 3568 . a cró laghach Laoghaire, 23 E 26 p. 87 . gach legthoir l.¤ , Met. Gl. 33 § 21. Cf. in Lochlannach ladhuch, Caithr. CC 27. See also laigthech.

lagad

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x see logad.

lágan

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x see láigen.

1 lagar

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n [o, m.] (cf. lac) weakness(?): mo leun mo l.¤ , E. O'Rahilly (1st ed.) 282.25 . och, mo l.¤ , Hackett xxv 23 .

2 lagar

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x see ladar.

lágar

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n o,m. IGT § 11 (54.17) (ládhar v.l.). do-rinneadh l.¤ don loch / ós ag trághadh don turloch, ex. 404 .

lagat

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Forms: laiget, loiget, lagait, laighiuit

n nt, n. (so Thurn. Gramm. p. 167 ) also laiget, loiget. Abstr. of bec. IGT Abstr. Nouns § 23. d s. lagait, Sg. 26a11 . Later undeclined, except for g s. laighiuit, Laws ii 36.23 Comm . smallness, scantiness, fewness .

Used absolutely: delb mesarda iter mét ┐ laiget fair, PH 1968 . ceróich hi meit ┐ lagait aní as oratio `how far . . . extends in greatness and in smallness', Sg. 26a11 . cia roich dialt a meut ┐ a laighet? . . . ro souich a laighet co haonfiodh, Auraic. 4529 . ima meit no imma laighed(h), 411 . loighed hec parvitudo, Ir. Gl. 923.

With follg. gen.: rorathaig . . . laigeat a frithgnama, Corm.Y 825 . mess díriuch . . . iar mét ┐ laiget a cinad, Ériu ii 194 § 7. co llaget a ndelba, 130 § 102 . loighead na codach comhronna fil agad d'Éirinn, viii 135.2 . o laighet a huisce, BCC 344.31 (322) . laghad a aoise, Duan. Finn ii 392 § 77 . do loighead a chostais, TSh. 3082 . a luíghead mar éiric from its smallness as a fine, Atlantis iv 186.29 .

With AR: ar l.¤ inna saigte the arrow was so small, Ml. 80b7 . ar laiget a saethair, LL 285b34 . ar laghatt coccúis gach aoin, BNnÉ 271.11 . ar laghad mo thuarastail, Buile S. 51.

With proleptic pron. and follg. rel. clause a l.¤ so few, so little : a laget pritchas deircc, Trip. 394.21 . ar a l.¤ do naemh- aibh Erend tucc Aenghas ina félere, Gorm. 4.7 . a laghad no fulngaitis, TTr.² 1496 . ara laighed neich ro seisead do tir on account of the smallness of the quantity which could belong to the land, Laws ii 370.y Comm . a laighed ro ghaph o Cenel Eogain thigernus how few of C.E., TFrag. 18.14 . a laighed do lámadh Conull, Ir. Texts ii 45 § 2 . a laghad mhaireas díb aniu, Geneal. Tracts 26.11 . ar son a loighid innurbtur na himurcacha . . . on corp the small extent to which, Rosa Ang. 328.14 . tréna loighead do dhaoinibh . . . fhágbhaid, TSh. 5846. Cf. is fō lim-sa mu laiget (l.¤ v.l.) / do t[h]almain tairnes cach cland, ZCP vii 297.

In generalising phrases meaning however much or little, whatever the amount, etc.: do-aisbena . . . met laiget bis etir fot ┐ indngnam however big or small it be, Laws v 360.20 . cia pa meit, cia pa laiget, 388.19 . Cf. 240.23 , 340.z . cip é méit no laget i mbé in t-adbar sin, LU 2595 ( RC xxv 242.8 ). gibe do méd no do laghat ata agaibh, BNnÉ 230.6 . cibé méid laiged, TFrag. 72.20 . dá l.¤ after negative, etc. however small : nach dearna an rí / . . . gaol dá laghad, Aithd. D. 89.3 . gan biadh nā deoch dā loighead, Parrth. Anma 3046 . ni bhfuil ar ccomas duinn aonloirghniomh da laghad ar bith, Luc. Fid.² 3647 . o gach uile adhbhar da loighead, 23 K 42, 31.18 . Other idioms: ar a laighead, at least, DDána 78.23 . Clár Luighne acht a loighead duit `at the very least', O'Hara 1961 . lór a loighiod dá ghruaidh ghloin `little enough', 435 .

lagdaigid

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Forms: lagdaid, logda(ig)id, laigd(ig)id, lagdugad

v (lagat) also lagdaid, logda(ig)id, laigd(ig)id.

I Trans. diminishes, decreases : rolaigdiged a seoit, Laws ii 228.2 Comm . doloigdigh Dia . . . a saith `lessened his appetite', RC xii 334.14 . do laghdadh a brú, BNnÉ 116.8 . do laghduigh teist a chinidh, O'Hara 4299 . mur as leis laghdaighther bail (of death of chieftain), L.Cl.A. Buidhe 252.3 . don tí agá laghduighthear a bhríogha, TSh. 1128 . do laghduighis thú dom nertúghadh, Mac Aingil 617 . do laghduigheadh na huisgidhe, Gen. viii 3 . a dualgas pósta ní laighdeochtháoi sé, Ex. xxi 10.

II Intrans. grows small, diminishes : adeir A. gurab mór loigdighius tinnius na cloiche . . . an tan eabhar, 23 K 42, 345.7 . m'inmhe ar a los laighdeobhaidh, DDána 65.4 . an Erne ni hí nar laghdaig, Ir. Texts ii 49 § 30 . nár (sic leg.) laghdaigh do cháil, MS. Mat. 564.3 . do laigdig tuile, Hy Fiachr. 286.1 .

Vn. lagdugad.

lagdugad

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u, m. Vn. of lagdaigid. Also laig-, log-, loig-. IGT Verbs § 106 . act of lessening, diminishing : dethbir médaighthi na laighdighthi, Laws iv 84.8 Comm . a lagadh ┐ a laighdiugud ┐ a aimnertugud co mor, Cóir Anm. 31 . ni ḟuil . . . aon- laghdughadh pian i n-ifreann, TSh. 6570 . a mhaoin do laghdughadh, Mac Aingil 3657 . as éigean dósan fás, ┐ damhsa laighdiughadh, John iii 30 . cin laigdiugad crichi no ferainn do denam ar h. C. diminishing of territory, Ann. Conn. 1256.17 (laghd-, ALC i 420.3 , FM ii 356.13 ). gan cert a sinnser do laghdughadh ná duirbhernadh fair fein, FM vi 2294.11 . Of dishonouring, humbling : laghduccadh onóra, BNnÉ 261.7 . faicfet olc ag lucht bar laghdaighti, 169.34 . mo conac[h]-sa . . . mo métugud no mo lagdugud, CCath. 5040 . mé féin leam do laghdughadh / céim as fhearr dom ardoghadh, PBocht 19.24 . a laghdughadh, Rom. xi 12. See laíded.

lagsaine

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