1 legaid

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Forms: legad, legtha

v ā

I Intrans.

(a) melts (away), dissolves; wears away, perishes; crumbles: Belach Legtha ainm in belaig ro legai and, Trip.² 2438 (when Patrick moved a mountain). legf[ait] fothai fudomnai / domuin dein, SR 8081 . legfait [nem ┐ talam] ri tes tened, LU 2498 . corp leghas gl. cadauer, Ir. Gl. 1071 . ro legai ┐ ro lobai ri aingces cech galair, LU 9642. día nos faictís roisc dóenna no legfaitís fo chétóir, 2016 ( FA 8 ). re cind tri tráth ro legai leithchend Lugdach, RC xiii 464 § 71 . leaghfat píasta in mhara lé rotheas na tene, xxiv 382.23 . legaid in cach caire olcena melts away, dissolves in any other cauldron, Laws i 48.9 Comm . dos lecdais itirum iar mbreith ḟir (of blisters raised on the cheek by an unjust judgment), 24.13 Comm . diarlegsat . . . / secht mūir inna prīmchatrach (of Jericho), SR 7347 . ro lega in snechta immi, LU 5858 (H). coro leg in snechta sirbúan, LL 3268 . ermōr ar caem 's ar carat . . . / . . . fīr co lobat, co leaghat, ZCP vi 265 § 21 . go leagh snáth gacha suainimh `until the strands of every rope give way', Aithd. D. 21.8 . ní fhuair treoir go teagh na ngrás / a fheoil gur leagh ag Labhrás, PBocht 16.31 . nach léaghann . . . mo chroidhe tré dhoilgheas, Parrth. Anma² 5245 . nocha leagh an taradh the crop does not perish, Aithd. D. 49.2 . Fig. legfadit amal legus cech bréc ele (of deeds), PH 2766. Of the day: wanes, comes to an end : mar leaghann an lá fa dheireadh, DDána 26.13 . cá lá nach leagh? `are not the days slipping by?' Aithd. D. 62.2 .

(b) Of a consonant: amal legas r fri c hi suidiu `as r becomes liquid with c here', Sg. 11b1 .

II Trans. melts, smelts; destroys, wipes out: atbath . . . Lé . . . fó oxail Meic C. ┐ ro leg bruth ┐ allus in miled hé, LU 7976 ( BDD 163 ). cor legam ceir nar cluasaib, LL 3309. ní legand bruith omh einní, Eriu iv 226 § 55 (`half-cooking melts nothing .i. half-measures serve no purpose', Contribb. s.v. om). gan áoltor ngeal no gan gharrdha / nar legh aentadh t'ḟaghla íad, IGT Decl. ex. 544 . tír i leaghann sneachta ag snighe / dearca duine, DDána 111.9 . uisci in aighridh nac leaghann tes do-thuarascabala na peine, ITS xxix 189.32 . leaghfuidh mé sibh . . . ┐ leaghfuighear sibh . . . amail leaghthar airgiod, Ezek. xxii 20 - 22 . leaghuidh an ghrian chorpordha an sneachda, Mac Aingil² 300 . Fig. a lochta do leagh an ógh `has blotted out his sins', PBocht 13.22 . leigheann lúthgháir an formadach the joy (of another) grieves the envious man(?), Párl. na mB. 1451 .

Vn. legad. Part. legtha.

2 legaid

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x see legam.

légaid

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Forms: léigenn, légad

v ā (Lat. legere, Thurn. Gramm. 573 ). Also léigid, ibid., 686 n. 203 .

I Trans.

(a) reads, studies : ara tuicce arro legais, Wb. 28d7 . ni hed in sin ro légsid in euangelio, 7b23 . ro legsat canóin fetarlaici . . . amal ru-nda-legsam-ni, Ml. 24d24 . inní nad roilgisid si gl. etiam non legistis, 17b18 . ní roilgius `I have not read', Sg. 148a10 . lēgais canōin la German `he studied', Hy. ii 12 ( Thes. ii 312 ). légais rúne rochúaid eter scolaib screptra .i. ro leg rúne, LU 829 - 30 (ACC). fir leighes suiscel .i. in tsai canone no an fer leiginn, O'C. 2492 ( Eg. 88, 40a ). lē[i]r ra lēg cen luithe lochtai / suithe sechta, Arch. iii 303 § 8 . cit súid nod-légat, Fél. Ep. 81 (of the Félire). don Choimdi[d] nī comharba / nech nā lēga a recht, Arch. iii 313 § 14 . firithir lebor légthair, LL 6192 (see O'Brien, Celtica iii 174 ). legais suithe filidechta laiss, LL 13615 . is tol lind . . . coro legthar . . . he (sc. in libar ro scrib A.), PH 24 . gidh liter nír léghasdair, IGT Decl. ex. 1399. ní aithrisim scéal, ní léighim cruadh-nod, Keat. Poems 1423. Fig. léighfidh sé aigneadh gach aoin, Aithd. D. 58.23 . Dīa fēin romfēgustar, / as lēir romlēgustar, ZCP viii 214 § 70 .

With cogn. accus.: ni legend ro llegusa la Petor, Wb. 19a6 .

(b) reads aloud, recites : cech mallacht ro scribad ┐ ro legad, KZ xxxi 254 . legh a Uríel na litri sea. Ro raidh Uíríel Adham, BB 16a26 . samhail a ḟlatha léigh dhamh, Content. xv 48 . mar do léigh do láthair Iosias Ríogh é (sc. leabhar an reachta), TSh. 7319.

(c) reads of: du i failet na teora soillse ata dech legthair .i. soilse ind Righ . . . , Ériu ii 144 § 161 . an galar-so léagh- muir shúas, Párl. na mB. 1291 .

II Without expressed obj.: affamenad som . . . no légad a macc . . . robu anfiss dosom in ro lég fa nacc . . . ┐ afamenad ra ḟesed in ro leg, Sg. 148a6 . acht ni imathormaig cubus ┐ aicned . . . glossed: cubus .i. na cresen .i. in luchta legas; ┐ aicned .i. na fer firen .i. in luchta na legand, Laws i 144.28 , 29 Comm . (`cf. the legit ut clericus of English law. This is also the test for distinguishing báeth and gáeth: baoith .i. na leighes, ┐ gaoith .i. leighis, O'C. 2280 ( Eg. 88, fo. 21 )', Plummer, MS. notes). seacht ngraid eacalsa, liachtreoir .i. leghthoir iarsani legas, Laws v 22.5 Comm . légais fer díb . . . saer alaile i.e. one was a cleric, Trip. i 200.4 (`a leech'). a macca lēginn lēgaid, O'Mulc. 688 . ní maith ciall neich nat léga, IT iii 50.6 . lámh thréan . . . / do léagh ar sgoil Sgathuighe who studied, Aithd. D. 16.48 . ar chloinn Ír do léaghadh leam `of Ir's race I have read', Content. xxx 10 . léightar ar an ainmhídhe dá ngoirthior talpa, Párl. na mB. 3138 .

Vn. léigenn, also légad.

legáid

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Forms: léagáid

n f. (with unlen. -g- and -d) (cf. Lat. legatum) legacy (left to the church): na sagairt ghlacas leagáid nó déirc tré ghuidhe orra, TSh. 4512 . an dtéid an righneas chuirthear ar dhíol na leagáide i ndochar don mharbh, 5194 . leagáide nó tabhartais, nó aní fhágthar lé tiomna, 4637 . is mór an leagáid d'ḟágaibh ag an gcléir ar a anam, Keat. iii 4881. Form with -é-: léagáid éigin d'fagbháil aig an eaglaiseach maith, GJ iv 82b35 . léagáid, Dinneen.

? legairecht

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ind mic thíri ara l.¤ (leḡés̄, leḡes̄, MSS.), Buile Ṡ. 76.3 (Ed. would read ledairecht, translating `wolves at their rending'); Murphy Lyrics 46 § 44 reads lécaidecht).

legáit

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Forms: léghóid, légháid

n m. Quantity of -e- and -a- in earlier language unascertain- able and value of -g- variable: léghóid légháid, IGT Decl. § 112. (Lat. legatus).

Envoy, ambassador ; in eccles. contexts legate: ar imat a consal . . . ┐ a legaite, Trip. i xxviii 13 (for meaning here cf. Lewis and Short Latin Dictionary s.v. legatus B a and b). isin cet bliadin dend legáid (sic leg., Gwynn, Hermathena xx 262 ), MacCarthy 15.6 . Gallicanus .i. leghait do rig Roman tainic co tir Frangc, Fél. 158 § 26 . fuidhis léghaidhe . . . úadh d'innsaighi in tsenaidh, CCath. 385 . ar einach an leghaid ┐ Padraig, Misc. Ir. Ann. 1194.4 . M. . . . legait chomharba Pettair, Mart. Don. 294.17 . cur corustur legaiti ┐ letri leu . . . docum Gall Erenn, Ann. Conn. 1245.5 . do chuir [an pápa] a legaide .i. a thechtairedha . . . , BLism. 116 va30 . gé thug féin risin mbreith bhóid / a breith nír léir don léghóid, IGT Decl. ex. 1845 . as é an pápa tréna léugáidibh do bhí 'na phresidens ós na ceithre cēad- choma[i]rlibh, Mac Aingil² 5538 . seanmóntuidhe Catoilice teachda ┐ leagáide Dé iad, 6980 .

legáitech

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ind = legáit: I. do tocht i nErinn ina légaidech on bPapa, FM iii 198.10 .

legáitecht

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n ā, f. (legáit) legateship: dorat Patraicc do . . . ardlegoidecht innsi hErend, Fen. 10.12 . robai ced bliadna i llegoidecht hErend, 14 . isin dara fecht a leccaidechta, FM ii 1084.12 (a légáidechta, Mart. Don. Nov. 3 ).

légáitige

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ind = legáit: Patraicc . . . an céd légaidighe ro hoird- neadh i nErind, Mart. Don. 78.7 .

legam

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n (orig. n? Cf. legamnach and lémann), m. (cf. 1 legaid, see Meyer, Misc. Hib. vi 33 ) (grub of) clothes-moth: l.¤ .i. ligem .i. don lige ligess in t-ētag, Corm. Y 799 (in e., v.l.). at legaim ar lenamain (of women), Tec. Corm. § 16.118 (`rather suggests the meaning leech', Plummer MS. notes). nach gell imchnae bas no meirge, no luch no legheam, ní hingill, O'D. 711 ( H.3.17, col. 519 ). luch .i. in biadh. legheamh .i. in t-étach, ibid. otracht (leg. ottrach?) sódh an leaghaidh, Hard. ii 406.14 (proverbial saying).

légam

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x see légad.