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.

léire

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n , f. (léir)

(a) zeal, devotion; care, assiduity, exertion, pains: leire .i. crabad, O'C. 505 ( H. 3. 18, 257 ). O'Dav. 1172. ? Also léra (see rhymes cited below). a lére ro prid- chissid doib, Wb. 24c17 . ind leire dorat-sam fri sechim gníme Adim hi pecdib, 13d15 . ro mertatar lǽri rechto `who had betrayed the care of the Law'. Ml. 75d5 (gl. proditores religionis). huare rombu mór dorat Duaid du laéri frit adrad-su, 136c11 . ind lære gl. (non leuis) opera (est). 91c4 . léri gl. operam, 32b11 . inna leri ili gl. operas multas, 28c2 . in lebrán co lléri `pious', Fél. Ep. 106 . fri Críst carais léri / Garbán `loved devotion to Christ', July 9 . ron-snádat íar léri / do ḟlaith Dé, March 6 . lúrech lére (of the Félire), Ep. 78 . guide cech maicc lére every very pious person, 428 . Cf. 350 . céssad Iohain / Baptist, bith (breo, v.l.) co léri, Aug. 29 . amail ima-fortagat / memra in cuirp co lēire devotedly(?), ZCP vii 312 § 28 . ferr lēire laimnide carefulness is better than daring, Anecd. iii 20.3 . atcota terci lēre, 12.3 . nac[h] mogh (= modh) do formaigh leire n-altrumu care, exertion , Laws ii 176.22 Comm . gach leire leighis care in treating(?), Leb. Gab. 172.11 . lére duit fri ríg ngréne / ┐ réde fri dóini, Ériu i 193 § 2 . serc conmidethar léri love regulates devotion, 195 § 9. cipé a l.¤ baistither in duine `however fervently', 218.23 . i lluc lére `a place of piety', iii 100 § 25b . léic ass in l.¤ coléic, / dena féile assiduity (in accumulating worldly goods), Misc. Arch. Soc. 5.41 . sduaigh go l.¤ lanchrābhaidh, O'R. Poems 3192 . leri líi (cheville), SR 7019.

(b) completeness, exactness(?): ar leri a hecna ┐ a heolais (of Athens), TTebe 1590 . ré leiri ┐ lanméd tinoil na treinfer sin, 1266 . Cf. léirthinól s.v. léir. `glinni' dano l.¤ , RC xx 252 § 54 (ACC Comm.).

(c) do l.¤ = do léir: tucad t'imchomarc do glaine ┐ do leire uad duit, TBC 2160 . co fil remfis na todocaide do leire linn, CCath. 4063 . ataig annsin co matain co cendport a aislingt[h]i do léri lais `with the poetical account of his vision ready', Aisl. MC 31.22 . ro innis tra a scéla ┐ a imtechta do lēire, Moling 72 .

? tucuis is ibh ag impudh / creach O Felme a (= i?) lera libh / demne ina scela scailtir the entire spoil(?), B. Ferm. 196a16 . an chumha / uimpe bhíd na bruit dubha / ní mo- chean bean a léra / ní híad a sgéla is lugha `I welcome not a woman so diligent(?)', Duan. Finn ii xl 7 = Measgra D. 74.27 . co ttoire in loch a lera, Misc. Hag. Hib. 43 § 63 (: cēdna).

léirecht

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ind (léir): a ég is a oighre a neinecht / gég moirne gan leirecht leis, Rel. Celt. ii 218.36 .

? léirid

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ind = léirigid: íadsin is seoid oile Ḟind / sech gach duine do dhleirfinn (sic), Duan. Finn i 16 § 38.

léirigid(ir)

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v (léir) is diligent about, tends, attends to; makes clear(?): léirig do laego `care for thy calves', RC xx 252 § 54 (ACC Comm.). lérigidir cert cech cind, Tec. Corm. § 2.29 (leirighther, v.l.). saigid lulgaigh lan-mesaig ar leir-laidh leirigter (a legal maxim) `for a lay diligently composed' (Plummer, MS. notes), Laws v 62.18 = BB 303b40 . nī nī nach breth berar nā bidh fri lēigend lēir lēirigther, Corm. Y 1224 (106.18) . ? ni litir na leirither (? leg. -igedar) lantorad na coma coitechta, O'C. 1745 ( 23 Q 6, 31 ). ?ipv. sg. 2 an cuid dod riaghail chrábhaidh? / léara, a bhráthair, is innis `explain', TD 38.2 .

1 leis

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adj uncovered, bare , see la vi (d), léicid.

? 2 leis

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ind Fland bidba rīgh l.¤ (? leg. less) tūath, ZCP xiii 26.25 .

leisce

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Forms: lescae

, f. (lesc) Earlier lescae.

n (a) sloth, laziness; idleness: in tí bis ina ṡuan . . . gataid leisci lesoc `sloth takes away his welfare', Laws i 104.5 Comm . trían a duinn ┐ a mesca[e] ┐ a lesca[e] ┐ a érca do ḟlaith (of the `fer midboth conoí insci'), Críth Gabl. 85 (see note). ná tuit fri lige lesce `a bed of sloth', Im. Brain 30 (lescae, lessga, v.ll.). atcota lesci faistine, Anecd. iii 11.5 , leg. foistine. dia láim docer cen lesce / Cermna Fáil, LL 2183 . cech sechmall uird . . . cid aneolas cid lesci, LB 187a12 . l.¤ (one of the cúic airdena déc drochmná), ZCP viii 113.22 . in tann . . . bís leisci oramsa, Oss. v 48.23 . lucht an mhurmair no na leisci, ITS xxix 133.31 . tug siad éasgacht ar leisge, Celtica iv 109 § 8 . tuitim i lesge mhóir, RSClára 146 § 8 . le hiomad leisge tuitidh an foirgneadh, Eccles. x 18.

(b) (the sin of) sloth: leisge, Parrth. Anma 3383 . do choir na leisge, TSh. 1314.

(c) reluctance, disinclination, unwillingness: boī dīa lesca les-side tidecht 'na [fh]rithing he was so reluctant to return, Aisl. MC 13.28 . a lesci áine ┐ ernaigthi thou that art reluctant to fast and pray (to the body), PH 8224 . do lisgi clampair do theangmhail aturra fein ┐ clann G. `not wishing that a dissen- sion should arise', Hy Maine 161.20 . iomlánachadh in líne do l.¤ a bheith folamh (scribal note), Duan. Finn ii 368. leisge Dé fa dhíogholtas God's reluctance to punish, Dán Dé xxii 26 . leisge labhra, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 238.43 . lān do leisgi an corp d'fhāgbhāil (of soul), Parrth. Anma 6023.

(d) In phr. do-gní l.¤ : lesce rium da nderna Día if God is reluctant to grant my prayer, Ir. Texts ii 76 § 4 . soirbius dóib acht na dernat l.¤ , Acall. 3479 . na déana leisge be not slothful, Dán Dé xxxi 40 . ac dénamh leisci ┐ dímhainis, ITS xxix 207.35 .