léithe

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n , f. (líath) greyness (nearly always of hair): maīle nō lēithi nō cutum for a thī, Corm. Y 935 . máile is meth is moch-l.¤ , Met. Dinds. iii 24.314 . na dia sini na dia leithi, Laud 610, fo. 22c (Plummer MS. notes). in sruith / cia beith do lēithi a ḟinnai, ZCP iii 34.20 . in léithi roim in aimsir cóir (of premature greying of hair), O'Gr. Cat. 178.17 . nár chíoradh a cheann a n-am a l.¤ , 23 G 24, 399.29 . bláth na hóige ar l.¤ , A. Ó Dálaigh xxiii 3. With transfd. meaning: a leabhair ag tuitim i leimhe 's i l.¤ , Ó Bruad. iii 4.y .

1 leithech

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n (1 leithe? leth?) flatfish, flounder(?): lethech . . . ainm cétamus do c[h]eniul ēisc dianid ainm lethech at a leithe ┐ ar a t[h]anaideta, Corm. Y 825 = l.¤ , Thr. Ir. Gl. 27 . leitheach .i. leitheóg .i. iasg leathan, O'Cl.

? 2 leithech

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ind bídh don l.¤ leth curadh / tech l.¤ na lánamhan, IGT Decl. ex. 310 (leathach, v.l. in both cases).

3 leithech, lethach

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n (leithe) kneading-trough: lethech .i. dēde fordongair . . . ainm . . . do losait arindī lethait[h]ir bairgin fuirre, Corm. Y 825 . O'Cl. (leitheach). tōi lethaig fōin . . . .i. tōi lossait faon, Corm. Y 825 (70.7) .

? 4 leithech

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ind cen ladnai .i. cen lethech no cen laisce no cen dolma no cen guide, Fél.² lxxxii gl. 26 .

? leithed

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ind leited ni (leg. in ?, ed.) etrosar .i. leth ficit, Goid. 79 § 253 (Dúil Laithne). leithet .i. leth, O'C. 111 ( H. 3.18, p. 71 ). Goid. 82.

? leitheirlach

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n name of a defect in sheep: nip l.¤ , O'C. 251 ( H. 3.18, p. 145b ).

leithéit

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Forms: leithéite, leithit, letheti, lethedi, letheti-si, leithéide, lethéti, leithéide, leithéidi, letheid

n f. Origin and inflexion obscure. (< O. Ir. lethit (see leithet), Ped. ii 48.20 ; leth + 2 sét, O'Brien, Celtica iii 168 ). Also leithéite and leithit. f., IGT Decl. § 13. m. and f., § 113 . g s. na letheti út, LU 6188 (H). na lethedi ut, RC xiii 9.15 . na letheti-si , PH 4523. leithéide, Content. x 5. n p. lethéti, O'Dav. 954. leithéide, IGT Introd. 14.x . leithéidi, MacAingil² 1773 . letheid (?leg. -eidi), ZCP vi 73.21

(a) the like, equal, equivalent . With prec. poss. adj.: lus atcóndarc hisind áeur ┐ ní accai hi talmain a leitheid, Trip.² 2348 . na fil and a llethete (of Fand), LU 3760 ( SC 34 ). sochaide [im]mattart bréic / ┐ do loitt do letheit such as thee, TBC 3506 . biadh in baisteda ┐ in biadh faire ┐ a lethéti sin, O'Dav. 954 . na séimhighthe sin náid a leithéide eile or others like them, IGT Introd. 14.x (§ 50) . nach ccualaidh an rí a leithit nó a ionnamhail ariamh roimhe, Dhá Sgéal Art. 989 . óna fiabhrasaibh réamhráitte, ┐ óna leithéidibh oile, TSh. 7974 . ar egla go ndéndis a leithit céadna arís, Cín Lae Ó Meall. 39.29 . breitheamhnas, adhbhacōideachd . . . ┐ a leithéidi so eili, Mac Aingil² 1773 . a leithéid ná a choimhmeas, Párl. na mB. 156 . With noun in gen.: ní chuala . . . / leithéid lámhaigh Murchadha, DDána 85.50 . leitheit in Muimnigh maisig, Caithr. CC 60 . leithide na céud riacchlach ō bhréithir go bréithir, Beatha S.F. 855 .

When l.¤ defines a subst. the constr. is (i) l. (n s.) preceded by possess. referring to the subst.: ni fil i nHerinn filid a lethet, Thes. ii 307.20 ( Hy. ii Pref .). aisill loin cach mairt muirfithur . . . ┐ mir do ces loin a lethéit, Laws ii 232.15 Comm . (cf. ZCP xiv 346 ). mise ná mac mo leithéid, IGT Decl. ex. 1862 . ni ḟil drúi do lethéit, TFerbe 150 . caidhe lasair . . . a leithéid, DDána 58.2 .

(ii) Subst. folld. by g s. of l.¤ with article and demonstr.: ni déma siriti bras birda na letheti út fri bruth ┐ feirg níad do leteti-siu, LU 6188 - 9 (H) = TBC² 1706 - 7 . ba comdig dó banchele na lethedi ut, RC xiii 9.15 . cennaigecht na letheti-se such trading, PH 4523.

(iii) l.¤ with possess. (and demonstr.) folld. by DO (= di?): a leithéidedha sin do bhuaib, SG 14.16 . go tigh an iasguire . . . do bhī ina leithid sin do chathraigh in such and such a city, Celtica iv 73.299 . ina leithidibh do bhiadhaibh . . . eili, ITS xxix 135.16 . tugadar glóir do Dhía thug a leithede sin do chumhachdaibh do dháoinibh, Matt. ix 8 . 'na leithid sin do riachdanus, Mac Aingil² 4413 . do luaidh a leithéid d'adhbhar, Content. xviii 47 . a leitheide sin do chreidiomh, Rial. S.F. 1607 (a leithéid sin, 1613 ). a leithide sin d'aibíd, Beatha S.F. 1528 . a leithéid oile sin do chrois, 1709 .

(b) likeness: ni rabatar o sin anall loeich i lletheti loech na haimsire sin, Ériu viii 177.23 .

? macl.¤ the like: ná fachas romi na na degaid a mac letheit in chatha sein, RC xli 328.10 (or read a macsamla no a letheit, cf. ba terc a lethēid nā a macsamla ar bith uili, ZCP xiv 146.1 .

leithéite

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x see leithéit.

leitheóc

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x see 1 leithech, lethóc.

? leitheóir

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ind see Eg. Gl. 418 cited s.v. leithlechas.