láigen

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Forms: lágan, laigni, laighneadha, laigned, laignedaib, lágine

n ā, f. Also lágan. But n s. laigni, LU 3181 (H) = laigne, RC v 198 ; with dental inflection a pl. laighneadha, BB 31a13 . g p. laigned, 432a24 . d pl. laignedaib, 420a23 . A n s. lágine occurs in a marg. gloss on Lugaid Lágha, LL 289a15 . Note also g s. m. laigne leathan-glais (:ais), MR 196.21 . See O'Rahilly, Ériu xiii 152 - 3 , where length of vowel in first syll. is also discussed. Cf. láige.

Spear: laighen .i. sleagh O'Cl. adsluindiu a fuili . . . al- laigniu (laigne, v.l. sic leg.), Fél. Ep. 324 . lāithe gaile Galiān / gabsit inna lāmaib laigne, Alt. Ir. Dicht. ii 10 § 2. lágen mór il-laim ind fir, BDD 128 . cressaigthe in fer in lágin sin, ib. tri coicait lagan lanmor, Rawl. 82b15 . cona lágnib lánglassaib, Met. Dinds. ii 50.20 . bás . . . do lágin ríg, TFerbe 106 . láigne . . . ina lamaib, LL 930 (laighneadha, BB 31a13 ). do thaidlig . . . na laigen lainderdai, Alex. 16. doire . . . laighean lasamhain, ML 84.21 . gur f[h]othraicedar in dá laigin . . . isin laoch-mhílid, ML² 1686.

More precisely broadheaded spear : lethangai is de isberar laigen gl. laighin, LL 377a29 . laigen .i. goi coneitib (cf. ette), RC xi 26.5 ( TBC² 2562 ). So freq. with adj. lethanglas: mór laech ro letrait do laignib let[h]anglassaib, CCath. 6015. ionann . . . laighne is sleagha ar a mbídís cinn leathanghlasa iarainn, Keat. ii 2583.

Of lance which pierced the side of Christ: figor ind aith- cummi cosind lágin `the figure of the wounding with the lance', Thes. ii 254.4 . gabais láigin móir ina láim, PH 673. Also with descriptive gen. l.¤ míled: Longinus rotngon Crist . . . don láigin míled bói ina láim martial lance, LB 159b32 . tuc bulli do laigin miled i sliss Ísu, PH 2874 . oc imbeirt inna láigne, Blathm. 232.

In the traditional etymology of Laigin Leinster (see O'Rahilly, loc.cit.): o na lágnib-sin ille / rogairit Lagin Láigne, Met. Dinds. ii 50. 21 - 2 . Laighin cidh día n-apar? . . . óna laighnibh lethanghlassaibh tugsat na dúbhghaill leo a n-Erinn, Cóir Anm. 174 . Laigin a laginis .i. ona laignib lethnoib tucsat leo na Dub-gaill a tirib Gall . . . nó it laigin cumdáigti oir ┐ airgit tucsat cerda Hérenn do Labraid, Dinds. 9 = Keat. i 120.3 . Cf. laogon .i. gae. O'Mulc 794. laeghan .i. gai, O'C. 111 ( H.3.18, 71c19 ).

laigéniu

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adj gl. minusculus, Sg. 45a13 . A nonce-formation from laigiu smaller , Thurn. Gramm. p. 101.

laigid

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Forms: laigid, llaig, laiges, nolaiged, -lloigid, -legat, i-llius, -dellset, -deilset, lessed, dellig, n[d]eillig, deilligh, deillich, ndellechuir, dellgetar, -lee, -leasad, lige

v also loig-, luig-, lig-. See Wagner, ZCP xxv 163 ff . Later as weak vb., generally luig-. Indic. pres. 3 s. laigid, LU 2940. AU i 144.3 . i llaig , LL 1565. rel. laiges, LL 16335. Impf. Indic. 3 s. nolaiged, RC xx 168.2 (ACC). Met. Dinds. iv 184.5 . 3 pl. -lloigid, YBL 169a14 . -legat, Fianaig. 30.30 . Subj. pres. 1 s. i-llius, Thes. ii 357.17 (see Watkins, Celt. Verb 26 , 56 , Thurn. Gramm. 391 ). perfective 3 pl. -dellset, O'Dav. 694. -deilset, Laws iv 78.9 (80.9) . Impf. subj. 3 s. noco lessed , Met. Dinds. iv 66.3 . Perf. 3 s. dellig, LL 204a28 . co n[d]eillig , BB 368a30 . deilligh, 396a15 . deillich, YBL 140a13 . i ndellechuir , Trip.² 2847. 3 pl. dellgetar, LL 6189. Fut. 3 s. -lee, Imr. Brain 25 § 51 (con-laig). 3 pl. -leasad, TBC² 3449 (for lesat, Thurn. Gramm. p. 410 ). Vn. lige. IGT Verbs § 74.

I lies (somet. with cogn. accus. lige, crólige).

Absolutely (a) gets into lying position, lies down : dellig . . . / in gerrán buadach Patraic, LL 204a28 . co deiligh a dela iarna thaemad `his drinking cup fell down', Dinds. 93 ( RC xvi 44 ). for Maig Ailbe dellgetar `fell on Ailbe's plain' (Strachan Phil. Soc. Trans. 1895, p. 62 ), LL 6189 . noco lessed lige líuin / i n-óen na n-íath-mag n-aníuil till he should lie down forwearied in a meadow-land unvisited, Met. Dinds. iv 66.107 (lige líuin cogn. accus. or cheville). dellid (dellig, MS) ind [ḟ]idbad forlar, SR 1389 . roloigset croind ┐ fidbuid Parthuis co lar thalman ar oir- mitin in duileman bowed, LB 111b9 = MacCarthy 56.26 . rolai- gestair for croicnib na caerach sin, Aen. 1512 . cach laech nolaiged fon lind / atraiged suas (`every warrior he laid'). Met. Dinds. iv 184.5 . gur luidestar . , . re himarcaid na hesláinte `took to his bed', Caithr. Thoirdh. 58.14 . cur loigsetar atai na bolga subsided, Laws iv 16.10 Comm . teas ar áth ar oighibh ónna / loighidh ó thráth nóna anund dies down, IGT Decl. ex. 891 . ro luig fo chossaib prostrated himself, TFrag. 102.9 . a sgarthain an uair do b'ál / . . . ar a leanb do luigh an ógh `cast herself' (on dead body of Christ), PBocht 13.17 . a shamhuil ní léir gur luigh died, L.Cl.A. Buidhe 276.123 . do luigh cóir ar leinbne `the debt due to our dear Child set', Aithd.D. 95.22 . glé no laiged isin ganim / inna ligu iar mórsaeth lie flat, RC xx 168.2 .

Of night, darkness falls: o laiges ind ḟíradaig, LL 16335. go ro laig inn adaig bar feraib hErend, TBC 6164 . ro laighset landorcha na haidhchi forro, CCath. 2688. Of sun sets: loighidh grían is sí ar slighidh, L.Cl.A. Buidhe 75.136 . éirghidh an ghrian . . . ┐ luighidh sí, Corp. Astron. 20.18 . Cf. laigis Medb a heinech fa damdabaich sciath, TBC 2742 , where laigis is to be referred to fo-luigi.

(b) is in lying position, lies, sleeps : senteg coisrectha don choimdi alloigid daine galair, YBL 169a14 . no laigdis da ingin . . . immi cach n-aidchi comad móide in cath dó fri Demon, Fél. 40.16 . laigid C. an aidchi sin for lepaid Mobí, BColm. 82.4 . do loighsit an oidhche sin co subhach, Ériu iii 170.11 . na coimsig loighios ó ló `that loll on after daybreak', O'Gr. Cat. 479.15 . ni luighim ar leabaidh, Keat. Poems 1432. laighid croligi lies sick, AU i 144.3 (croligi cogn. accus.). flaith laiges tren-lige for seilb a ceile `who lays a heavy burden on his tenant's possession', Laws v 358.6 . In transferred sense: daoine luigheas . . . ar an loise laomdha `settle down' (Gloss.), TSh. 6970. Cf. cia dú i llaig funiud grene, LL 1565. nilóeg ilige lobordaimm laiges, IT iii 59 § 114 (dam laides, B 97 § 157 ).

II With follg. prep. or prep. phrase. l.¤ fo yields to: an t-éasga lán nar loigh fa ainbhfine, DDána 109.8 . loigh co h-umhal fona smacht, ITS xxix 111.29 . Cf. luidh fa tharm (leg.? th'arm) ┐ admhaigh go bhfuilir claoidhte lay down your arms, Luc. Fid. 4312.

l.¤ for. In lit. sense: d'eilligh a chotluth fair, he fell asleep IT i 126.6 . deillich fuírri lay with her, YBL 140a13 . Usually in fig. senses. Affects, blemishes : ro laig senordacht for Athirne, LL 13616 . ar nár laig lagadh `on whom no depression had come', MR 298.1 . nā luigedh úamhan nā imeccla oruibh, ZCP xiv 250.12 . ar Lúcās do luigh cumha (i.e. at Mary's death), Dán Dé xv 25 . dá lóchrann ar nach luigh smál (i.e. the sun and moon), xxvii 10 . do luigh ortha . . . / orchra re h-ucht a éaga, PBocht 11.19 . luidis tamh air 'com fhaicsin, Ir. Texts i 59 § 41 . do luig na lic ar mo lár, O'Gr. Cat. 361.17 . go luigheann néall náimhdidhe na locht ar rosgaibh a réasúin, TSh. 9254 . lucht ar nach luidh m'ealadha, L.Cl.A. Buidhe 163.50 . go luighfeadh daoirse na breithe . . . uirre féin, TSh. 3249 . Muircheartach ar nár luigh tár, L.Cl.A. Buidhe 116.36 . giolla ar nár luidh iomarbhé `on whom no blame was ever laid', Duan. Finn ii 352.61 . Oppresses, presses hard on: leoman mor laiges for préid na for mart, Alex. 1069 ( BB 500a10 ). delligh anfforlann an eccarat for a mbaoi isin Espain do Gaoidelibh, Leb. Gab. 234.2 . do loigedur sersenaig imdo air, Ann. Conn. 1230.6 . do luid (leg. luig) orra Cairbre, Fen. 398.16 . níor luigh ar leith a mháthar he encroached not on his mother's share, DDána 96.29 . do luigh a' nāmhaid oruinn, Cín Lae Ó Meall. 21.10 . do luidh an oiread sin de ghorta air, Eochairsg. 82.23 . In proverb: luighidh iolar ar uathadh the many overcome the few, FM vi 1940.x = loigenn ilar ar uathaid, Caithr. CC 74 = luigidh iolar for uathadh, Hugh Roe² 64.23 .

In different construction: ní loigh m'intinn ar ábhocht dwells not on, Aithd. D. 6.7 . ra ghréas laoidhe ar ar luigh san to which he devoted himself, Content. xxii 13 . na tolcha ar ar hoileadh inn / go loigheadh orra mh'intinn, DDána 88.30 .

Legal: laidig ail for naesaibh, l.¤ imna for giallna, . . . laigidh feith for fintiud takes precedence (the prior claim `lies upon' the later claim, so that the latter cannot come forward till the former is discharged, Plummer MS. notes), O'C. 1868 ( 23 P 3, 20c ). l.¤ ail for naesaib quoted Laws iii 220.21 , 25 , 226.21 (all Comm.). loigid finntiu for imna, O'D. 2283 ( Rawl. B. 506, 26a ). ni laig aimsir for rainn sochraite na dochraite, O'D. 580 ( H.3.17 col. 444 ).

Note also: an tan do luigheadar ort, do bhris tú `leaned upon thee', Ezech. xxix 7.

l.¤ i fiadnaisiu prostrates oneself before : ra-s-loigset uile i n-a fhiadnaise, PH 191 . luidhigh (loigis v.l.) an mac eccailsi ic prostrait i fiadnaisi Mocuda, BNnÉ 310.9 . rolaigset 'na fhiadnaise, RC xiv 34.21 . ro-loigset uile i fiadnaise hin fireoin, PH 244.

l.¤ imm. Of garment: ciasu fili immali[g] tugen cona llí is worn by, RC xxvi 14.10 . l.¤ le lies with, espouses luigh liomsa, Gen. xxxix 12. luighis Cormac ré hEithne gur toirceach leis í, Keat ii 4732 . Of mystic espousal: na loidedh a leaba goill / feithed fós ar Cloinn Conoill (of Ireland), Ir. Texts ii 56.52 . luighid an t-óg 's an sean le ar siair `young and old wed our sister' (of Mary), PBocht 2.5 . an chomhairle as ar luigh leis / dár ngonaibh-ne is luibh leighis (of the Incarnation), DDána 6.11 . mar budh fear do luigheadh lé `he was as a spouse to her', Aithd. D. 84.6 .

Rarely in trans. use: go nach luighfeadh Dia lámh air, TSh. 5419.

laigill

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x see laigell.

Laigin

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x see under láigen.

laigind

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x see laídid.

? laigir

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ind each luath liath luthmur l.¤ , ZCP x 298.25 . Ley. láidir?

laigiu

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x see bec.

Laignech

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pn o,m. and ā. f. (Laigin) IGT Decl. § 18 . Leinsterman: ōs Laignechaib Liphi, RC xxxvi 262 § 4 . cid ruc in laighnech inunn / i mbaigh Saxan ngailbech ngann, LL 393b14 . Leinsterwoman: rug clíar lé ó (on v.l.) lethLaighnigh / ríar nacharbh é a athchuindghidh, IGT Decl. ex. 768.

láignech

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adj o, ā (láigen) having spears : doire loim-thiugh lasamail laighnech ōs na laochaib, ML² 1183 . Labraid L. . . . / co slúag lágnech, Met. Dinds. ii 52.3 .

laigthech

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Forms: loigthech, lagthach

adj o, ā (logud) also loigthech, lagthach: dicitur cum- lachtach in duine lāigt[h]ech (leg. laigthech. loigthech v.l.) ālgen ērnes nī do chach the generous man, Corm. Y. 306 . is luigtech in dobriathar . . . is laigtech risin mbreithir (of syllable which takes no accent), Auraic. 4132 - 5 (`weak' Gloss.) is amlaid batar-sum . . . lam-gela laichthecha (of daughters of Adrastus) `high bred', TTebe 731 . teni laigtheach os legaib lainderda `sparkling', Cog. 54.3 . Fiacha Labrainne laighthech (`Lessener'), Fen. 54.12 . frémh laghthach Éiremhóin uill `generous', Gleanings 30 § 9 . Cf. lagach.