laíd

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Forms: laí, laoi, laíde, laogha

n f. Later laí, laoi. g s. laíde, also perh. laogha, Ériu xiii 27.7 . poem, lay, metrical composition .

(a) Orig. a particular type of poem, which like anair, anamain, emain and nath, was not of the `bairdne' or syllabic type. See Murphy Metrics 3. 12 . Mentioned as proper to the `dos': in dos . . . laid a aisde, Laws v 62.17 Comm . bó i logh laoidhe cona toimsibh techta, muna ttoimhsither in aircheadol ni fḟil logh lais, Ériu xiii 27.4 . cia halt aircetail . . . .i. i[n] nath, inn anair, inn anamain, in laidh, in sethrad, in sainemain, Auraic. 829 (1578) . Reckoned as subdivision of anamain: nath ┐ anair, l.¤, ┐ emain. Itt e sein tra cetrí re na hanamna, IT iii 59 § 114 . Entitles poet to legal concession: in laid ma tathar aga molad re ré trir geibidh greim rudartha, O'C. 1059 ( H.3.18, 7a ) = laig in filidh . . . gebid grem tuinide do, O'D. 1581 ( H.5.15, 7a ). fri hailche .i. do laídh no do odhum, O'C. 1891 ( 23 P 3, 22b ). Later of specific metres: laidh frecnairc, IT iii 102 § 185 . l.¤ lúascach, Murphy Metrics no. 77 ( IT iii 87 § 100 . 88 § 102 ). laidh luibheancosach, IT iii 94 § 144 . laidh treabhraidh, 95 § 146 .

(b) In tales etc. freq. said to be recited or composed by hero, warrior, etc., (perh. with religio-legal implications): cachain S. dho drecht a choimhgne ┐ laoidh, Ériu xiii 26.23 . canaidsi l.¤ n-aili, LU 3409 ( SC 18 ). ro chan l.¤ : Erig a gérait Ulad, LU 3591 ( SC 30 ). ro bāi ic dūscud a thighernai ┐ dorigni in lāid, TBC² 2521 . dorigni in lāid mbicc and ac gresacht an arad, TBC² 2447 . do gab fora adhmoladh ┐ itbert in laidh, TBC St. 1323 . adbeart an laoí ann, TBC 3623 n . no canustar in laidh m-bicc ┐ rus freccair Ailill, TE 9 Eg. ( IT i 123 ). Cf. laed .i. laiter no luaitir .i. `it is sent or it is hastened', Auraic. 1581.

(c) poem, lay, song in general: lúaidfidir láedib limmsa, Thes. ii 295.6 . ( Hy. v ). laidi ┐ roscada, YBL 126b41 . luam laidi fo chaini cruth leader of song (of David), SR 6057 . laeid dó cach duine dlegair (of famous lake), LL 20243 (láid, Met. Dinds. iii 260.12 ). drechta .i. duana no laidhe ┐ roscada, O'Dav. 589 . binni laoidib a labrad `sweeter than songs' Ériu ii 16.5 . rosepaind ceōl mbind ┐ rogob lāid le, ZCP v 500.11 . tucc Flann mac Lonain laid ngloin / d'Ecnechan oigri Daloig, Ir. Texts ii 1 § 3 . duais mo laoidheadh, PBocht 8.37 . a gcoimhlíon liom do laoidhibh (of three poems to cool chief's anger as the ardour of Cú Chulainn was cooled by the three vats of water), DDána 88.20 . Of song of bird: fomchain lóid loin, Thes. ii 290.7 . See 1 portach.

(d) poem as medium for legal, historical, religious and didactic lore: ord fil ar loídib, Fél. Prol. 314 . cona loídib lérib, 334 . tacrait lind lāidi, Fianaig. 48 § 19 . loc don laidse (of Senchas Már), Laws i 2.1 Comm . persa na laidhe, 4.13 Comm . See fursundud. cométar ocainn 'malle / a mebrugud na laíde, Met. Dinds. iii 42.42 . Aball Alinni arda / ibar Baile . . . / cia do bertar illaide (: daíne), LL 18181 (cia asberar a láide, Dinds. 17 ). laoithe fuara suadh dhá séis- ghabháil, Hackett xix 15 .

(e) In later language of pagan and christian lore: cá bhfuighe i laoidhe nó i litir, Aithd. D. 32.11 . a laoidhibh ┐ litreibh, O'R. Poems 1050 . le a bhfuair sionn leabhar is laoidh `for which we got evidence of book and lay' (Gloss.), 716 . neach don druingsi . . . / an bhfuair tú i laoi nó i litir, L.Cl.A. Buidhe 269.26 . do mhéaduigh neimheadh gach naoimh / . . . glór laoidheadh ┐ leabhar, DDána 100.14 . a shlán fútha, ainm no sloinneadh, laoidh no litir, aon athar . . . do thabhairt anuas, Eochairsg. 21.39 . Cf. co mbed a laigibh a lebhraib / ag daenib ar selbaib suadh, BB 52b24 . In cheville: laid lorda, SR 4279.

Compd. i laí-gleandaib leabar `on the poetical pages of books', MR 270.6 . laídshenchas Laigen 'the traditional lore of Leinster in verse' Seanchas 299 .

1 laide

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2 laide

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x see láige.

laíde

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laídech

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adj o, ā (laíd) celebrated in lays : do rí laidech Liath Trágha (`mighty'), BR 188.6 . don longais lengduib laídig (: dáinib) the host of exiles known in song(?) (i.e. the fallen angels), ZCP xiv 175.3 . With n. pr.: Dubhthach missi mac do Lugaid laidech lantrait, LL 6476 = mac Huī Lugair lāidir, RC xxxvi 263 § 25 . Murchaid Hui lathbertaig (Ḟlathbertaig, Lec.) laidig, LL 17345 . is me an t-O Leochan laidheach, BR 8.3 . mac do Laitheoic laidhigh, Ir. Texts ii 37 § 16 . Laitheócc Láidheach, ZCP viii 110.5 . Cf. Lanlaphra[d] Laidhich (in list of treasures), Anecd. ii 53.5 .

Also poetical, songful : muir laidech lethan, LB 71 marg. sup. cerd labair laidhich, O'Dav. 1161.

laíded

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[u and o, m.] vn. of laídid.

(a) act of urging, exhorting, inciting to battle : ac lāigedh na lāth ngaili, Death-tales 38.5 . ris in ngresacht ┐ ris in laidiud sin tuc Mairt . . . forru, TTebe 2611 . in gresacht sin ┐ in láidhiudh dobert Curio for Césair, CCath. 567 . crich ar laidhead an liubair, Ir. Texts ii 51 § 12 . gach fer dot locht laoídhte, Duan. Finn i 20.4 (g pl. of laoidh wrongly in Gloss. and n.). ni dligid duit-siu clann C. do laidiud . . . acht muna ḟaicthea . . . laige 'na lonn- gnimaib, MR 154.1 . imdha laídhedh úabhair ann / úamhain maídhemh a madhmann, IGT Decl. ex. 1137 . do bi se ar n-a fhurtacht on aingil mar fher laiti (of Christ in Geth- semane), Smaointe B.Chr. 3495 . ni measa an cat re laoidheadh, Measgra D. 63.20 . tiocfaidh dod laoidheadh `the result of your provoking', Content. v 47. Cf. do thuit- sedar . . . táimnélla báis air fén ┐ ba lór do laighdiugadh (leg. laídhedh, Ed.) Oisín sin, CF² 487 . re lāidhedh na laechraide arna mórchonuib, Fianaig. 56.31 . Freq. in phrase (oc) l.¤ na laech(raide): ac laídheadh na laechraidhe ┐ ag greasacht na ngalghadh, CF² 1210 . ic laidedh na laech, CCath. 5964 . ac laoidhed na laoc[h]raidhe, ML² 1713 . occ laoided na laechraidhe, Hugh Roe² 178.z .

(b) act of celebrating, reciting in a lay : toisc Maodhóccc i ttír mBretan / toiscc da lentar lea laoidhedh, BNnÉ 213.22 . mithidh dhamh sgaoileadh dom sgéal / ní rach dá laoidheadh gan luagh `not unrewarded shall be its telling', PBocht 11A.8 . fiú a écht a laoidheadh leam, L.Cl.A. Buidhe 31.14 .

In cheville: l.¤ ṅglé, SR 6645 (but perh. leg. laíd as line is hypermetric).

laídeng

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n [ā, f.](ON leidhangr, Bidrag 114 ). boat, ship, vessel : atuaid 'na láiding do luid, Met. Dinds. iii 444.59 . a laidenga lebra lanḟota, LL 235a15 ( TTr. 1339 ). beiridh láoidhing fa a lán sgél / as an chlár aíbhinn oilén, IGT Decl. ex. 916 . ic arichill astuda na láideṅg, LL 236a25 ( TTr. 1425 ). ra- glinnigit allonga ┐ al-láideṅg (leg. -ga), CRR 14.5 . a laīdenga fuaighthi fīr-ghasta, ML² 652 . laoidheang fa lán séoil, TD 20.30 .

Freq. coupled with long. ra cuirit na loṅga ┐ na láidenga . . . ar muir, LL 224b7 ( TTr. 534 ). an faicfed luing nā laeiging no imarcuirfead asan oilen é, Grail 2070 . do lionadh Mumha . . . do murbrucht . . . long, ┐ laidheng ┐ cobhlach, Cog. 40.5 . gairm sluaigh uad in gach enfonn / dobud túar loin (leg. long) is laideng, Ir. Texts ii 59 § 16. Perh. dist. from long in: ceithri longa ré laidhing, BR 260.9 .

Compd. go Lochluinn laoidheang-dhuinn, Caithr. CC 44 (25.4) .

laídicán

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x see lútucán.

laídid

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Forms: laíded

v (laíd) vn. laíded. exhorts, incites : láech nach laíded, Sc.M² 24b . laider sluaig (laitter, St.) hosts are incited, TBC 2321 . a llere nar laedend .i. nar gresenn their zeal incites us, Gorm. March 3 = nor laoidhenn .i. do ní ar ngreasacht, O'Cl. (s.v. laoidheadh). ro láidh . . . C. a muindter, St. Ercuil 1581.

Rarely sings of: fuil do bhall . . . / ní bhíonn lá nach laoidheann sinn (of Christ), DDána 25a.8 . Also perh. recites : gach annáil dá laoidheadh linn, DDána 93.50 . ? Cf. eistead aes eagnai aibind / co laighínd leagdhai leighínd, BB 36b10 .

láidriogad

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vn. formation from láitir. strengthening : do laguighis thú dom láidrioghadh, Mac Aingil 616 .

laidsech

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x see lebar-.