léimnige

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n [ f.] (1 léimnech) agility : doróscí . . . do ócbadhaib domain uile, etir lúas ┐ léimnigi, TTr.² 217 . ar lúas ┐ leimnige, 1216 .

? léimniugud

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ind esargnodh aeoir .i. leimniugud no tuargain in aeair re ceile fhasas dé, O'Dav. 811. Leg. béim-?

leinbín

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n (lenb) little child . Of a dwarf: inmain leinbhín . . . / darbo comainm Cnú deróil, Acall. 633. Cf. lenbán.

leine

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n (?-é-) narration: is lang mo lēine (.i. . . . is trūagh mo sgēla), ZCP v 487 § 2 (B. na f.). i laí-gleandaib leabar, ┐ i lleinid (? leg. -ib) lethgealaib literdha . . . gacha caingni `in the plain context of the written narrative of each event', MR 270.7 .

léine

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Forms: léne

n and t, f. léne, IGT Decl. § 4 (47.z) . a s. -léini (: ṡéimi), PRIA 1953, 88 § 2 . léni nde[n]dguirm, LU 9680.

(a) linen cloth : o bias [in lín] ina snath urlumh no [i]na leinidh `linen', Laws ii 418.27 Comm . anart léined imbi, LU 5412 (cf. lín-anart). corba dluithither re cleith lenad arna landluthud in lini sleg, TTebe 2823 (leined, v.l.). cubat do léinid lín / im chorpán, Ir. Review 1912, 250 § 15 .

(b) name of a garment worn next the skin by both sexes, freq. made of linen, somet. of silk, descending somet. to the knee, somet. to the ankle, tunic, smock : l.¤ gl. camisia, Ir. Gl. 38 . líín a líno. L.¤ a línea , Thr. Ir. Gl. p. 27 . lendān . . . quasi lend-fūan .i. brat ┐ lēine uimpe, Corm. Y 830. nomeilinn léini mbithnuí `smock', PRIA 1953, 88 § 2 . bass etir chorthair a léined ┐ a glún, Triads 222 . at-chíu a léne lígdae línidi, BDD² 1030 . léne leburchulpatach . . . dei sítiu, 8 . lene cona dagculpait bes fiu dá screball, O'D. 948 ( H.3.17, 663 ). lēne gel culputach co glūn, TBC² 3172. lēne co nechlaim i custul cota ṅglūn, 3160 . lénti co nderc- intliud co horcnib sís, LU 4493 (TBC). tuargabsat a lénte co mellaib a lárac (of women), 8257 ( FB 20 ). lene cona clar argait immi o a glun co ḟodbrunn, IT ii 177.93 . a di láim tri derca ṡedluch a llenith immach, i 119.24 ( TE 4 ). léne de ṡról ríg . . . i custul fri gelchness co glúnib dó, TBC 2454 . lénti sémi . . . sítaidi co tendmedón traiged dóib, 183 . secht ngoine dēac for sedlach a lēniod, Ériu ii 15.20 . do brutt nō da léinid nō do inur, i 220 § 14 . léinte rogharbha . . . re creataigh gac manaigh, ÉC i 86.17 . léinteacha sróil ar shiol nGaeidhil, / is Goill na n-aonbhróin iarainn, FM ii 772 n.e . fear na l.¤ leasaighthe, Aithd.D. 3.23 . go l.¤ ghiorr nár gheall buinn `shirt', TD 44.10 . gussin gcēid- lēinidh dorōine sī . . . dia haonMac, Fl.Earls 198.3 . an l.¤ aifrinn the alb, Parrth. Anma 4278. Cf. `quibusdam nationibus sua cuique propria uestis est, ut . . . Gallis lenae', Isidore, Origg. xix 23.

? léinid, ? lénaid

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Forms: léiniud, lénad

v (-e- ?) hinders (?), impairs(?) (cf. léiniud): im chath i nDún Chethirn lethfeidm laech rod lēni, Arch. Hib. ii 54 § 7 (: con tēni, leg. co ndéni, ed.). ná rosléna cin i crí, Met. Dinds. iii 182.207 (lena, leno, v.ll.). See Gwynn, Hermathena 1935, 64 . len (lean, v.l.) .i. bacail, ut est lenaidh logh n-enech .i. bacaid logh n-enech na flatha, O'Dav. 1162. Vn. léiniud, lénad qq.v. s.v. léiniud.

léiniud, lénad

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(-e- ?) vn. of léinid, lénaid. Acc. to Pokorny, ZCP xv 203 , léiniud is an analogical variant of lenad vn. of lenaid (he treats the vowel as short, as also do Pedersen § 761 and Gwynn, Hermathena 1935, 64 . Thurneysen gives it as long, Gramm. 76 ). injury, harm, impairment; hindering, preventing : a dō ata foimdi oc éot fīrinne .i. ferc ┐ altes, ar is léniud don fīrinde cebē de dotecmo dī, ZCP iii 451.4 (Apgitir Crábaid) (leunath, v.l. YBL). i llūrig lasrēin (? leg. Lasrēin) cen lēniud `without hindrance', Misc. Hib. v 19 § 1 . lēiniud clairend .i. tairmesc fodla ┐ rainde, Corm. Y 307 = leniud clairenn, Corm Tr. p. 39 . tri deich bliadna . . . / cen nach lénud (: dénur), LL 4906 . robai lenudh na gona ina chois, Aen. 3145.

leinníne

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n (1 lenn) cloak: mó ná adhbhur leinnine, Buile Ṡ. 80.1 .

léintech

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adj (léine): gillanraid geilléintech 'white-garbed adherents' Celtica xiv 140 § 41 .

léir

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Forms: léra, lérscribnid

adj i (but see Murphy Lyrics 1 and 2 léir ) ? Pl. also léra: gidh mor a lochta léra, Duan. Finn ii xlix 45 .

I

(a) In O. Ir. freq. used attributively: assiduous, earnest, careful, zealous : indithem leir ┐ menma adblam assiduous attention, Ml. 53c18 . léri gl. (inuentione malorum) diligentes, 88c6 . sóer .i. leir són gl. dilegens, 145c12 . industrius .i. l.¤ , Sg. 41a1 . caraimse fos . . . / oc mo lebran leir ingnu `with diligent science', Thes. ii 293.16 . áes atrige lere earnest(?), LU 2158 ( FA 23 ). eirgg dam ri toisc l.¤ co lúath urgent(?), LL 208b24 . irfhuacra l.¤ . . . fon uile doman, PH 456 . ernaigthe leri ┐ molta mora, 155 . ba leir .i. ba trebar, Lec. Gl. 79. Hence: l.¤ .i. treabhar (sic leg.). no éolach, O'Cl.

Freq. by transf. of books, chants, etc.: in lebrán l.¤ lain- drech, Fél. Ep. 90 (`pious'). it lebránaib lérib, Prol. 310. tindscan lechsa léri `begin pious chants', Nov. 14. cona lóidib lérib, Prol. 334 . da cét slechtain . . . / la lebrán l.¤ don Choimdid, Ériu i 197 § 13b . litirdheacht leir ┐ rim, Auraic. 55.

(b) In verse used freq. for metrical reasons, meaning vague: Lucifur leir (:drochcēil), SR 849 . is mo cen in loingius leir, / do connarc a hetercéin MR 46.9 . lasfaidh an lānḟairrgi / lānainfech lēir, ZCP viii 211 § 59 . do legadh linn 'san leirg lēir / trīcha cairp[th]ech, ML² 231 . Lorcán l.¤ tar firFodla, 23 E 26, 48.28 . mac Dé 'na bhreitheamh l.¤ lom, 23 G 24, 249.16 .

(c) Later much more commonly predic. with meaning visible, perceptible except in first ex. below: ba lēir Patraicc co mbebae `diligent', Thes. ii 314.6 ( Hy. ii 23 ) (gl. i crabud .i. ba feb ar crábud). connárbo l.¤ do neoch isin dúnud ┐ corbo léir dóibseom cách, LU 6405 . is l.¤ balath in conluain, Laws iv 122. 12 Comm . combat léiri lesbaire aeóir triana chend, TBC 1268 . in lā ō nab lēir feadha as findlinti, Arch. iii 235 § 21 . ro tinoiled fuil in chatha isin ballan ┐ nir bo leir sin isin ballan beous `noticeable', Ériu v 118.60 . easbaidh carad is coigéile / ní l.¤ d'aon ar dheaghaidh Eoin felt by, Arch. Hib. i 98.z . nar l.¤ faighthe amoigh ó mnáibh so that the green was not visible on account of all the women on it, DDána 103.3 . uirre gan bhréig ní l.¤ locht, 51.1 . cairt nach l.¤ do léghadh, L.Cl.A. Buidhe 237.11 . ceol na n-éan ní l.¤ 'san Mhárta, Keat. Poems 505 . an tan bhus léir dhamh do ghlóir-se (cum apparuerit), TSh. 10306.

Compar. leriu gl. industriior (sic), Sg. 41a2 . nách . . . líomhtha, ghéire, léire teangtha na bhfear ná ar tteangtha féin, Párl. na mB. 377 . Used for superl. in: slóg is léri rucad la rig riam .i. Goith ┐ Dalmáit . . . outstanding(?), striking(?), Alex. 100. With de: tuctha leo-sum a n-aes cíuil ┐ airfiti ┐ admolta combad leriti na hairgni, CRR 3.

II In adv. uses: is l.¤ dorigni indala lestar ` carefully ', Wb. 4c32 . is l.¤ do-rrími `it is industriously that thou recountest', Fél. Apr. 30 . secht mbeosgartha . . . / ler nos-luaigit liubuir libh, Laws ii 314.16 Comm . lē[i]r ra lēg . . . / suithe sechta, Arch. iii 303 § 8 . feib leir dorigned . . . / atchuas do aírrig Egept, SR 3727 . coir ord ura dlige dia lentar leir, Laws i 266.4 .i. . . . ordu an uasil-dligidh do rer coir, mada lentar de co leir no co lór, 292.28 Comm . dlighidh leir lethchumal he is clearly entitled to(?), iv 348.17 (cf. teora leire lethcumala, 346.z ). piantar leir lām asidroille, i 12.1 Comm .

Equative used adverbially: is lerithir inso nonguidim-se dia . . . amal rotgád-sa `I beseech God for thee as urgently as . . ,' Wb. 27d19 (gl. precor multifarie). is lerigtir sin ron- gabsid occai, RC iii 346.21 `you are so determined about (finding) her', Aisl. Óeng. 12 .

In adv. phrase co ll.¤ , di l.¤ do l.¤

(a) carefully, diligently, assiduously : cid ecen áisndís do neuch as doruid co leir, Ml. 14d3 . in tan domberam ar menmain intiu co lleir gl. adcommodata aure, 21a8 . co raib indithem and co lleir, 67c12 . gudid dia di leir ┐ na carid hi far cridib, 68a15 . lilisiu iar línib / co ll.¤ donaib félib, Fél. Prol. 312 . túir la fége frithgnam / co ll.¤ ord na caiptel, 332 . maith lem . . . cé no slaiss co l.¤ give him a good drubbing, LU 6070 . ferthae a oígidecht co l.¤ amal na haidchi aili punctiliously, 11022 . iarfaigther co ll.¤ , 5993 . na téig a Brénaind . . . / conid arlasar do l.¤ , 3032 . saer lerlong .i. in saer doni cu ler no cu lor na longa, Laws v 104.3 Comm . dosroisechtsa co ll.¤ im bossán (of a ring), TBFr. 331 . oco cuinc[h]id duit do llēir, Fianaig. 14 § 31. dia mbo epscop . . . / geib do māmb do lēir, Arch. iii 313 § 9 (colleir, v.l.).

(b) clearly : in tíí . . . nach dáll . . . .i. fhégas co ll.¤ . . . slige na sualach, PH 4672 . fria hetarchert co leir . . . do aicned cech retai `for penetrating clearly into the nature of . . .', 3975 .

(c) completely, entirely; used adjectivally all: ní mholaim dheit . . . / bheith éigcríonna id leanbh go l.¤ , DDána 97.40 . Imlech Iubhair do losccadh co l.¤ eittir daimhliacc ┐ cloic- theach, FM ii 874.12 . co rus dileghait uile do leir `entirely', AU i 532.6 (an. 1014). immáfoacht C. scéla di. Adfét dó ind ingen du l.¤ all, LU 10442 (H). Laighin uile do leir, AU i 532.2 (an. 1014). do thinōiledar Laigin co lēir, ML² 873. a scēla do lēir, Arch. iii 5.8 . a maithi go lēir, ML² 101 . co ro bris na hídlu ┐ na altóri co l.¤ , PH 743 . a uile choibsen do lēir `his full confession', Fl. Earls 158.8 . oruibh go l.¤ , Párl. na mB. 354 .

III As subst. teacht l.¤ a dtionóil iar bhfagháil rabhaidh dhóibh, L.Cl. A. Buidhe 42.30 (lér, v.l.). Cf. compds. below.

Compds. (freq. in alliteration). With substt. and vnn. ¤aisnéis: Lucás . . . fer na ler-aisneisen-si, PH 5636 . ¤choimét carefully preserving : na laīde da leirchomet (of a tale), LL 376a x . ¤chrech: gan déanamh léirchreach, gan maidhm, gan cháin, Keat. Poems 567 . ¤fhrital: léirfhriotal laoitheadh, Hackett xxxix 235 . ¤gním: adfed dia muindtir lergnima na bliadne beus amail cach faith, Dinds. 27. As vn. in Fáthliaig . . . ic lērgním in taige `setting in order the house', Aisl. MC 91.15 . Attrib. g s. in tech lērgníma `well-appointed', 67.16 . ¤laíd: saigid lulgaigh lan-mesaig ar leir-laidh leirigter `for a clearly manifested laid' (apparently a legal maxim), Laws v 62.18 . ¤lí: amal badh rós léirlí a chinn, Comp. Con C. 101.10 (leirlighi a cenn, v.l.). ¤mes `act of closely considering, estima- ting', TSh. Gloss.; criticizing, calculating : léir-mheas do dhéanamh ar gach anfhochain, TSh. 7662 . lucht a léir- mheasta, 5165 . ¤reic (2 reic): ag léir-reic locht a chomharsan, 9026 (`act of clearly stating, enumerating'). ¤scríbnid: Lucas lérscribnid , LB 185a39 . ¤scris annihilating : pláig . . . chum léirsgris do thabhairt ar an ccine daona, Párl. na mB. 1284 . ¤thacra: lertacra .i. tacra eisidhe do-gnither ara leithe ┐ ara léire ┐ ara chirt, Cóic Con. Fug. 60 § 144 . ¤thecosc: ár léir- theagasc féin duit, Keat. Poems 373 . ¤thinól complete muster: lin na tuaithi uili . . . a ler-tinol, Laws v 50. 4 Comm . rigraidh Laigen ┐ Osraigi cona lertinol, RC xviii 272.29 (Tig.). san bfaithchi lá an lérthinól, IGT Decl. ex. 931. ¤thúarascbáil: lerthuarascbail na cined-sin do faisnes, LB 150a55 .

With adjj. ¤chert: adv. an léigheann go léircheart do chárnuigh, Hackett xl 75 . ¤meinic (dvandva-compd.?) zealous and frequent : co coibsinuibh leirmincuip / do rēir carud naeimh, Arch. iii 320 § 98.

With adjj. formed from nouns. ¤brígach of outstanding force(?): cach luíghe leirbríghach .i. cach aen brigus luighe co leir, O'C. 2009 ( H. 4. 22, 33 ). ¤chíallach: dar le daoinibh léirchiallacha, Párl. na mB. 27 (`very sensible,' Gloss.).

With part. ¤thinóilte : go mbatar i n-aenmaighin . . . co lionmar leirthionoilte, Leb. Gab. 246.10 . do ionntuígheadar Ulltaigh uile ┐ Laighnigh go léir-thionóilte forro, ML 62.25 . a dteacht léirthionóilte, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 42.22 .

With verbs ¤chenglaid: fa a thuathaibh do iadh 'na fhéithleannaigh / gur léircheangail aniar go Cruachain gcraobhchollaigh, Aithd. D. 4.13 . ¤chrechaid lays waste: tond do leircreach tír thoraidh, ZCP ii 346.26 . ro leircreach- adh Baile an Mhótaigh . . . seach gach mbaile, FM vi 1936.10 . ¤goid (gataid): séideadh séitreach do ghaoith . . . / do léir-ghoid do théagar, Keat. Poems 554 . ¤indrid: ro creachadh ┐ ro lérindreadh an tír, FM vi 1974. 22 . ¤loiscid: do dhóich sí na caóirigh . . . ┐ do lérloisg iad, Job i 16 . ¤lommaircid: gur milleadh ┐ gur lerlomairccedh leo, FM iii 390.14 . ¤scrisaid: léir-sgriosfuidh sé a peacacha-san aiste amach, Is. xiii 9 . ¤theclammaid: ro leirtheglamadh lais an conranagair do sochraide, FM v 1356.6 . ¤therbaid: ro leir-therbá Colum cille a soos . . . o cach duinne co Dia, RC xx 252 § 54.

leirc

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v ipv. sg. 2 l.¤, loisc, letair iat `prostrate', Ir. Lit. 8.12 (of sins). ? Cf. léirighim `I beat, strike, . . . I pound', Dinneen.