lenam

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len(a)main

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Forms: leanamhuin, leanmhuin, lenomnaib

vn. of lenaid. Orig. -amon ā, f., Thurn. Gramm. § 737. Later g s. -amna, -mana. leanamhuin f., IGT Decl. § 37. Verbs § 73 . leanmhuin, § 80 . See also lenad, líth.

Act of adhering (to), cleaving (to), following, remaining (with): ua lenomnaib gl. a lituris, Sg. 3b4 . lānamain quasi lenamain, ar nī fil etarscarad dōib, Corm. Y 824 . co lenamain dít gl. coniuncta, Ml. 101b1 . ? nīs dígaib a llenamain `their attachment was not diminished', Hy. v 26 (glossed .i. in lena- main tucsat oegid fuirri `the attachment which the guests shewed to her').

In phr. i l.¤ adhering to, clinging to, stuck in; following, pursuing (?): isin inadh a mbid a leanmhain a nuair easparta stationary(?), Ir. Astr. Tr. 98.y . With gen. a biadh do can inglan ina lenmain, Laws ii 202.8 Comm . fer teid i lenmain tona a mna tar in crich, v 516.19 Comm . is a lenmain in eistechta bis it is inseparable from the (loss of) hearing (an injury), iii 350.8 Comm . hi lenmain a cích-side boi in corran, Fél.² cxlvii 1 . escaine Colmāin . . . hi lenmain clainni Conaill, BColm. 76.7 . cor' ḟácaibh in [n]glaicc i lenmhain na luinge `clinging to', CCath. 2061 . na peccad n-éxamail batar it lenmain-siu cusindíu, PH 8252 . a hiomchar a leanmhain ar long in the wake of, ML 44.8 . co rabadar a chosa a llenmain a rothaib ┐ a refedaib an charbaid, TTebe 4121 . a fhiacla cruaidi . . . i lleanmain in croicind, 449 . téid an mac amach . . . a leanmhuin a mhāthar, Beatha S.F. 3204 . táir (= tóir) dá gach leth ina lenmhain, IGT Decl. ex. 1158 . da mharbh iomarcaidh laoch iona leanmhain while pursuing him(?), ML 136.2 . Similarly i l.¤ di: in cein do beth sé a lenmain [d]a chéile as long as it held together, Maund. 10 . ceand lín a lenmhain do leirg, IGT Decl. ex. 510 . atá mo theanga i leanmhain dom brághaid (adhaesit . . . faucibus meis), TSh. 4197.

With prepp. With DI act of adhering to, clinging to: lenumain do sruithibh, imgabāil ōcbada, ZCP iii 25.30 . rofuabair Media lenamain dia coraib firaib feib ronaisc attempted to adhere to their agreements, TTr.² 10 = ic acra a cor, LL 221b27 ( TTr. 330 ). d'oslugadh a crecht ┐ da ngortu- ghadh on edach do bi ag lenmuin dibh, Smaointe B. Chr. 3987 . doiligh, a mheabhlaigh mheangaigh, / leanmhain [dá bhur] léimeannaibh (to the body), Aithd. D. 79.11 .

With other prepp.: ac lenamain as persisting in it ( sc. an action), Laws iii 304.18 Comm . iar leanmain cnama bratain ina bragaid, RC xvii 20.4 (Tig.). PH 303.

II

(a) act of following (a leader, etc.): nech bad ferr lim a chéli do lenmain one I would rather follow than the other, LU 4014 ( SC 46 ). mo beth agat lenamain / a mullaighibh na mbenn, Buile S. 74.3 . ic lenmain I., Grail 1619 . do chuir- feadh roimhe a mhacnas do leanmhain, TSh. 3655 . níor fhulaing sé neach ar bioth dá leanmhuin, Mark v 37 .

In phr. lucht (fer) lenamna follower(s), adherent(s): a tabairt dá muintir araen ┐ dá locht lenamna, O'D. 1959 ( Eg. 90, fo. 7 ). lucht lenamna Cathucáin, LL 19212 . fer lenamhna dhuitsi mé, ór dobhádhus ag hathair, Ériu v 190.472 . mé aige im' fhior leanamhna, TD 23.11 .

(b) Of following path, track: slighi mu paisi-se do lean- mhuin, Smaointe B. Chr. 5740 . ag lenamhain . . . luirg an tí do bhochtaighedh ar ar son, RSClára f. 50b . lenamhuin luirg na simplidhechta `to follow the way of simplicity', f. 42a .

(c) act of pursuing, following (with hostile intent): iar femead a leanmana do Chonall, Dinds. 132 . a lenmain, a lenmain after him, TBC 2885 . nír miad . . . le T. lenmain an lochta sin, TTebe 4868 . a lenmain doib co Credran, Ann. Conn. 1257.12 .

(d) act of following, observing (a command, rule, course of conduct): dá fétmais t'orcátu-sa do lenmain, CCath. 643. in recht . . . do lenmain ┐ do choimet, PH 488 . an modh labhartha so do lenmhuin, RSClára f. 132a .

(e) act of pursuing (a subject, investigation): senchus riogh Eirionn ar na lenmhoin go mbunadh, MS. Mat. 549.y . sgéla láoi an lúain re a lenmhain, / fúair an sáoi sna seinleabh- ruibh, IGT Introd. § 21 = DDána 29.2 . a leanmhoin (of genealogies), L. Cl. A. Buidhe 227.32 . léigim díom gan leanmhain orra níos faide (of the false statements of Hanmer), Keat. i 54.1 .

(f) act of persecuting, harassing; persecution : a Lucifeir . . . / cid 'moatai diar lenamuin? SR 1722 . ni ro-lam demun ó-sin a lenmain (of one possessed), PH 2000 . leanmuin ┐ tribloid ar na hapstalaibh, Smaointe B. Chr. 6149.

(g) Of pressing a claim: do lenmain a slanaigechta ar Mac nDiarmata `to exact his guarantee from Mac D.', Ann. Conn. 1315.12 . mithidh liom leanmhain a éarca / áladh an chroinn do-chuaidh tríbh, DDána 30.15 .

(h) consequence, conclusion : nach bhfaghthar uile artegal inchreidthe . . . focal ar fhocal . . . acht a gcéill a ngluais ┐ a lenamhnuibh reasunta . . . tairngnithear as, Luc. Fid. 317.2 . gan ghluais oile, gan mhiniughadh gan lenmhuin, 300.17 . tegsa an bhiobla . . . gan ghluais, gan mhiniughadh, gan chonsequentia no lenamhnuibh, 299.3 . ? tri coicait bratt . . . / nírbo lac in lenamain consequence, result(?) (of a levy), LL 375b4 .

lenamnach

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Forms: lenmanach, lenmunach

adj o, ā (lenamain). Also lenmanach.

I

(a) Of persons persistent, importunate; enduring: o ropu tromda iarom ┐ ropo l.¤ in t-aidech, LU 5680 ( TBC² 1206 ). as liosda lenamh- nach dhuit ueith dom lenmhuin, Buile S. 42.18 . ? cach flaith . . . / ó Nín co Léo lemnach lang / ro rím co hengach aen Ḟlann, ZCP x 271.3 (leg. lenmnach ? 272 n. l .). Of an animal: ce[tnat] cromm lomm lesc liuntach l.¤ , Ériu vii 6 § 7 .

(b) Of an action, process, etc. protracted, enduring; of enduring consequence(?): cia mesam ái airechta? . . .Ái lonn l.¤ fota, Tec. Corm. § 25.4 . cath Lúachra, ba l.¤ `stubborn', RC xxix 212 § 11. Cf. teidmlenamnachu gl. pestilentes, Ml. 15a9 .

lecc l.¤ see lecc.

II As subst. follower, successor : lenmunach gl. sequester (Ir. gloss prob. suggested by Lat. sequitur), Ir. Gl. 1040. gan papa na Romha bheith . . . na lenamhnach ┐ na chomh- airba Pheadair, Luc. Fid. 312.6 .

lenb

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lenbaide

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adj io, iā (lenab) childish, puerile : Ferghus fer go neimglindi / luidhes luasga lenbhaidhe `who makes childish movements', BR² 156.3 . Crimthand . . . glas for lunnu lenbuidi `restrainer of childish angry ones', 158.17 . nirbo lenbháidhi in t-amus dó, TTr.² 1426 . a Éisirt nit l.¤ , SG 241.5 . gurab lenmaige in cundrad-sin, PH 7726 . glór an leinib lenbaighe, BNnÉ 228.9 . cóir súil re sealgaire an luin / dhúin gidh leanbaidhe a luaghail (of a young prince), DDána 97.41 . dá ngabtha . . . / arm go leanbhaidhe as mo láimh, TD 19.5 (: ghealmhaighe). do chuir mé na neithe leanbuidhe ar gcúl, 1 Cor. xiii 11. Cf. lenbda.

lenbaidecht

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n ā, f. (lenbaide) childishness; childish pursuits, childish play : Nennán ainm dó .i. nínan ara lenmaidecht, LL 371d12 . do sccolairibh baotha . . . le gáibh lenbaighechta léo, ag denam cluiche, BNnÉ 244.2 . a maidm lenmbaidh- echta ar laochMathgamain `this exploit of D.'s childhood', Caithr. Thoirdh. 69.7 . is díomhaóineas leanbuigheacht ┐ óige, Eccles. xi 10 . an fad ghrádhfeadh sibh an leanabaoi- acht, Párl. na mB. 1588 (infantiam, Prov. i 22 ; leanabántacht, v.l.). Cf. lenbdacht.

lenbán

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Forms: lelbán

n o,m. (lenab) Also lelbán. infant, young child: a lenbān for a ciich, Cáin Ad. 7 . rot-carusa seirc lelbhán I have loved thee like a child, BDD² 54 . sgéal ar leanabh do leanbhán, DDána 67.7 . do gheinedh leanbhan duinn (parvulus), ITS xxix 156.21 . lenbain oga, Mart. Don. 346.14 . gach lenbān . . . ria gcoimhlīnadh cheithri lō go n-oidche dia n-aoiss, Fl. Earls 176.21 . do bhíodh Eoin na leanbán leis, Arch. Hib. i 90. iv (: leargán). leanbáin ainbhfiosacha, Mac Aingil² 4816 . l.¤ gan chéill, O'Hussey TC 191.19 . Cf. leinbín.

lenbda

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adj (lenab) childish, puerile : súil ar léimibh lúidh leanbh- dha, / súil ar thréidhibh tigherna, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 167. 39 . Cf. lenbaide.

lenbdacht

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n ā, f. (lenab)

(a) infancy, childhood : o leanbacht go seanoracht, Flower Cat. 464.36 . ó ré leanb(a)dhachta(sic leg.) a leith, Misc. Celt. Soc. 408.1 . a ffidhair a lenbachta `as He was when a child', Fl. Earls 226.23 . ó aois a leanbdhachta, Beatha S. F. 82.

(b) childish pursuits: luinne nā leanbdhacht / spóirt . . . ná cluithche `children's plays', Oss. v 136.5 . cá fad ghrádhfidh sibh bhur leanabdhacht, Párl. na mB. 3647 (infantiam). Cf. lenbaidecht.

? leng

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ind masso do demnaib diabuil / don longais lengduib (leann-, v.ll.) laídig `mit finsterm Schlage' (citing leang `a blow', Dinneen), ZCP xiv 175.3 ( LL 1207 ). See 1 lenn.

? lenga, lénga

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ind EIS 261 : merga in mondaill l.¤ lomraim, IT iii 100 § 172 ( BB 295a22 ). ? focerd Curchān (sic leg.) abaid din lengaid, ZCP viii 104.15 (B. na f.).