léoit

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n cinnas dothíagat . . . . Dóit fri dóit . . . leóit fri leóit. fúamain fri fuamain. gúalaind fri gúalaind (of the approach of two chariot-fighters), LU 8704 ( FB 53 ). leoit .i. uille, fuamain .i. taebh, O'C. 1323 ( H. 3.18, 608a ), which may however be mere conjecture.

léom

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x see léo.

leomaid

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x see lamaid.

1 léoman

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x see léo.

2 léoman

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x see lémann.

léomanta

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adj io, iā (léo) lion-like, valiant, fierce : ropsat . . . leomantha, fergach . . . comceneoil Conaill, MR 194.12 . Art . . . / fá leōmhanta um Ghart nGaoidheal, O'R. Poems 1564 . rinn ar mbeodhachta gidh beag / leomhanta inn ar Uilleag fierce against (?), DDána 108.11 . an laochraidh leomhanta, Aithd.D. 55.5 . coin leóghanta air nár luigh fíoch, 23 G 24, 331.10 . Superl. fear as leomhanda ag léim treas, DDána 117.38 . Adv. do éirigh Lugaid co láechdána leómanda, Comp. Con C. 109.z . gu leomanda, Caithr. CC 77 . co leoganta, leidmech, ZCP vi 68.16 .

león

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x see lén.

léon

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x see léo.

leónad

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Forms: leónta, leóinte, leónaid

u, m. vn. of leónaid. g s. leónta, later also leóinte and leónaid.

(a) act of wounding, injuring, damaging; injury, damage : in laechmílid cen leonad, SG 64.35 . co nār f[h]āguib in ghaoth . . . laoch gan leōnadh, ML² 707 . gan laige, gan leónadh, ML 46.22 . ro gab . . . an long aga leónadh ┐ aga lánmilled, ÉC i 82.5 . atā in t-aenridiri amāin agar leonadh ┐ agar ledairt uile, ZCP vi 41.31 . gin legad gin leonadh, Aisl. Tund. 98.6 . easgar léónta Leithe Cuind / inghen righ fhreimhe Conuill (of a lady's fall from her horse), Ir. Texts ii 106 § 20 . ladronn leointe gach iaithe `despoiling', O'Gr. Cat. 663.13 . ar leonadh is daingean dún / an t-aingeal `our protection against harm', A. Ó Dálaigh xxxii 6 . d'eagla a leónta lé tuargain thonn, TSh. 2375 . cumachtach a n-aghaidh leonta na mball, 23 K 42, 344.18 . Fig. go raibh an creideamh gan lot gan leónadh, Eochairsg. 5.14 . flaitheas na Breatan Móire do leónadh, TSh. 5503 . na daoine . . . choimhéadas gan lot gan leónadh anam na hanma .i. grása Dé, 2702 . Inis Chuinn do chleacht leónadh `suffering', Studies 1921, 75 § 16 . croidhe uaibhreach easumhal / iomdha uaibh d'éis a leónaidh, Dánta Gr. 61.26 .

Freq. of the loss inflicted by the death of a prince or poet: fóchuin leonta laechruidhe, Misc. Celt. Soc. 378.24 . ni mairenn Mac Con Mhidhe / . . . / rug leónadh ar sgéla ar sgol, Rel. Celt. ii 299.27 . a leonadh gnáth daoine ndearbhtha, DDána 110.50 .

(b) diminution(?): teagh gan leónadh ar sholus `abundant in light(?)', LBranach 1078 . naoi leithbhliadhna gan leonadh, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 37.26 (cf. ceithre mbliadhna go leith i láinríghe, 23 ).

Attrib. gen. wounding, injuring : sciath leonta on himda échta, Ir. Texts ii 64 § 5 . cuilg leonta a leabharbhas, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 226.10 . dá theidhm leonaidh, Keat. Poems 1069.

leónaid

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leónta

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Forms: leóinte

[io, iā] part. of leónaid (see lénaid). Also leóinte. In general injured, damaged : gurbo leóinti lethroindti a nert ┐ a niadhachus don áenbainde [neime], Comp. Con C. 98.20 . ó Theamhraigh chlaoin na gcoll leonta (after the death of a prince), DDána 110.5 . le luing l.¤ , IGT Decl. ex. 1048. ar mbeith don luing leóinte sin i mbaoghal a báitte, TSh. 3765. Compar. is laige l.¤ a luingeas more damaged, 2968 . Of warriors, wounded : láeich l.¤ , Fianaig. 58.16 . lama leonta, CCath. 6090 . triath nár leointe i gcomhrac naimhde, E. O'Rahilly 198.27 . an drong l.¤ leathtromach (of the Gaels), TD 16.8 . Of limbs, injured, sprained : re cois léonta `out of joint', Prov. xxv 19 . a dhá lurgain leointe, E. O'Rahilly 244.y .