lettromán

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n (lettrom): tarfas dō leatromán do muintir Dé nach bíd . . . ac troscadh `that the men of God . . . dealt inequitably', SG 34.10 . Usually of a dead king, chief, etc. (oppression, hence affliction, grief?): adbur rig coicid Ulad uili ┐ leth- dromman Erenn uili `the support of all Ireland', Ann. Conn. 1333.3 . Toirrdelbach . . . lettroman (sic leg.) Tuadmuman `the stay of Thomond', 1399.2 (= lettroman, ALC ii ). T. . . . letroman na nGaidhel ar thresi ┐ ar línmairecht `surpasser', RC xviii 285.7 (Tig.). D. . . . lettroman Connacht, FM iii 262.12 (`a great loss to C.').

lettruime

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= lettrom (subst.): a fir do chumm in cruinde / doilig lind do lettruimme injustice , LB 186a13 ( GJ iv 42b26 ).

letus

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x see leitiús.

leuain

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pn g. Lebanon: ind huaisliu oldate cedair l.¤ , Ml. 48c21 .

leuc

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n (Lat. leuca) league: .ix. leugada ier tomus francach, CCath. 3475 (leuccada, leccadha, v.ll.). tri leuic .i. nai mile, ITS xix 32.4 . do impátar . . . fedh l.¤ .i. tri míle, 80.12 . Cf. 1 léice.

leuidán

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x see lebedán.

leuitic

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pn book of Leviticus : uctaras ind l.¤ `the authority is Leviticus', Mon. Tall. 153.16 .

léun

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x see lén.

lex-

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Forms: lex-áos

adj lex-áos `idle-folk', Mon. Tall. 148.18 . Cf. Ducange, s.v. 1 lexa .

léx

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n m. (Lat. lex)

(a) the law, esp. the civil law; a law: oir adeir in l.¤ : qui in possessione (sic leg.) est, O'D. 624 ( H. 3.17, 463 ). O'C. 2250 ( Eg. 88, 18a ). ata lex ┐ canóin da dhearbhadh civil and canon law, O'C. 2307 ( Eg. 88 23b ). Adhomnan tuc recht lecsa i nErind, RC xvii 215. 16 (Tig.) (ref. to the so-called lex innocentium, AU an. 697 ). ardmaighistir dlighid nua ┐ sen dlighedh, hi l.¤ ┐ a canoin in Civil and Canon Law, ALC i 600.y . go roibi lēx ag na Rōmānchaib gan neach . . . do bāsugadh . . . , Fl. Earls 212.29 . fear cogaidh a n-aghuidh Chríosd bhrisios a léaxa, Mac Aingil² 699 . a n-aimsir léxa na ngrás (i.e. after the redemption), 590 . 'nar choimhéduis léxa ┐ sttatúide th'uachdarán cilli ┐ tuaithi, 3285 .

(b) chanting in unison : co cualatar . . . gáir móir ┐ l.¤ amal bid oc cetol salm no bethe `chant', RC ix 492.13 (ICM). co festais cia gair no cia l.¤ rochúalatar, 15 . fri gein Críst co ṅóigi / tindscan lechsa léri `begin pious chants', Fél. Nov. 14 (lexa, lexu, v.ll.). In phr. for l.¤ `to music', in unison: o ro chriochnaighthior . . . na tri Hymnum for l.¤ `sung to music', Rule of Tall. 52.14 (§ 91) . issed canir leisim . . . auis aue for l.¤ `He sings Averte faciem to a chant', Mon. Tall. 131.12 .

léxaidecht

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n (léx) chanting(?): exarcistid .i. . . . cethra uird lais .i. liachtain, aurlégend ┐ lexaidecht ┐ comet screptra, O'D. 921 ( H. 3.17, 655 ).