litarda

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adj [io, iā] (litor): lama lacremra litarrda aice `hairy', CCath. 4029 . na libheadhán lánmhór liodardha `clumsy', Eachtra Uill. 1736 . troighteach lethan lidarrdha lanchama fae `dragging' (?), St. Ercuil 772 . lámh ludurtha, Gadelica 50.519 . sgiamh . . . ludartha, 130.674 .

litargium

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n (Lat. loanword) litharge of silver : gab comtrom don l.¤ ┐ airgedluim ┐ ola, Ir. Texts v 10.24 .

lítatu

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n (líth) solemn observance : hond l.¤ gnáth gl. solita sollem- nitate, Ml. 47b15 .

lite

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x see littiu.

líte

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x see líud.

lítech

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x see 1 líthech.

lítechus

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n o,m. (lítech. see 1 líthech) charge, accusation : mar docuiredh in l.¤ bréigi sin for Núada, ZCP xiii 220.6 . doci tú anois curub litechus ecoir dorindis ar mo mac-sa, vi 89.24 . dober sa lesugudh ad litechus duit `will make amends to thee for the accusation' ( n. 1 p. 163 ), 86.29 .

litenach

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x see littenach.

liter

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Forms: litir, litir, litrae, litre, litri, litir, litri, litrae, litre, litrib, litir, litir, litear, litreach, litri, litreocha, litreacha, leitri, litrioch, litreach, litreadh, litribh, litreachaib

n (with voiceless -t-), also litir. f. (Lat. littera). Earlier forms: n s. l.¤ , Sg. 6b11 . litir, 20b3 . g s. litrae, 3b2 . litre, 6b25 . litri, Laws i 16.9 . d s. litir, Sg. 17b3 . Laws iv 208.29 Comm . n p. litri, Sg. 10a3 . litrae, 3b2 . a p. litre, Sg. 17b1 . g p. l.¤ , Sg. 4a8 . d p. litrib, Sg. 17b1 . n du. di litir . . . in di litir , Ml. 2d2 .

In later lang. (also as k-stem) n s. l.¤ , Ir. Gl. 230. litear (litir proscribed form), IGT Decl. § 54. g s. litreach. St. Ercuil 2486. n p. litri, Auraic. 2747. litreocha, IGT Decl. ex. 1398. litreacha, ZCP vi 280.33 . leitri, Keat. ii 181. g p. litrioch, Auraic. 2721. litreach, IGT Introd. 5.24 . litreadh, Parrth. Anma 6287. d p. litribh, PH 2877. litreachaib, BNnÉ 179.12 .

(a) letter of the alphabet : huas litir suidigthir leo gl. supra literam, Sg. 17b3 . nephaccomoil inna teora liter i n-oen sillaib, 7b9 . bad l.¤ sain .g. ┐ bíth character naill di, 6b11 . ata ind aipgitir ina . . . comcengal litrioch, Auraic. 2721. caireachtaire .i. fuatha na l.¤ , 336 = na litrech, 2687 (YBL). gan díoth na litre as lugha `not one letter harmed', Dán Dé 4.23 . is í an leitir úd `tau' an leitir dhéidheanach d'aibghitir na hEabhra, TSh. 712 . na leitreacha tosaidh `initials', O'Gr. Cat. 294.30 . coro scrib do letreib orrdai, Grail 3231 . Fig. an cló ór buaileadh boill do cholla / a chúig litre na luit úd `those wounds are the five letters left by the nail marking Thy limbs', PBocht 8.19 .

Hence in plural art of writing : is accu sidhe ro hairicit litri artus, CCath. 1569 . intí na rofoglaind litri riam, Lat. Lives 44.26 . Note also: cairt do léagh gach éinfhile / a laoidhibh ┐ litreibh prose writings, O'R. Poems 1050. comórtus and so risin litir so tsuas, O'Gr. Cat. 330.12 (of hand-writing competition). le leitir loim shoileir an bhiobla with the clear unadorned text of the Bible, Luc. Fid. 326.10 . do réir na litreach `literally' (Gloss.), Beatha S.F. 878 .

In phrases, recht litre written (i.e. Christian) law: toairn- gertatur do nicfad berla ban bias .i. recht litre, Laws i 16.4 = in berla mban mbiaid, O'C. 758 ( H.3.18, 358b ). More part. of law of Moses: doratad do Moysi acallaim in Chóimded gnuis do gnúis dia tarut recht littre dó, RC xii 432.z . Dis- tinguished from recht aicnid of the Patriarchs and recht in spiruta nóim given by Christ, the Law and the Prophets : atat teora aimsera ann .i. aimser rechta aicnid, i rabatar uasal- athraig; ┐ aimser rechta litre i ra-batar fáide; ┐ aimser rechta in spiruta nóim, i tainic fén .i. Crist mac Dé, PH 3526 . recht litre i ra-batar fáithe, 5472 . Cf. ateoch frit huili thuicsinchu rechta litre im Moysi . . . rechta fatha im Eliam, Ir. Lit. 32.18 . See also 1 recht. aige rechta litre, perh. same as fer léiginn and suí litre (see below) i.e. cleric learned in Scripture and writing : ro airled comdire do rig ┐ epscop, ┐ aige rechta litre, ┐ suad filed, Laws i 40.16 ( ZCP xvi 175 ). aige rechta litre .i. don ogae 'ca mbid diriatai na litre . . . fer leiginn eclaisi rig tuath. Laws i 42.33 Comm . l.¤ domnaig dominical letter : fis na leitreach domnaigh, O'Gr. Cat. 290.27 . ag athrughadh an litir Domhnaigh do bhí ann .i. G ┐ ag ordughadh C 'na litir Domhnaigh go deireadh na bliadhna, Corp. Astron. 10.2 , 3 . See domnach. suí litre perh. learned ecclesiastic : crochet do sai litri, IT iii 188.8 . Note also breth litre judgment according to the Law : dálais Moyse . . . bretha lánmaithe litre, Ériu iv 136.10 . fear na litri ón ló nach mar / na fichdi bó ní bronntar poet (?), IGT Decl. ex. 1913.

(c) letter, epistle, dispatch , freq. plural (cf. Lat. litterae): scriobhtar litre, ┐ scribhenna uadha go gaoidhelaibh, FM vi 2000.27 . ro faided litri ┐ scribenna uad docom Antoin, CCath. 3294 . leithoir litreach, ZCP vi 284.6 . deascán . . . do leitreachaibh naoimhchléire Éireann is Sacsan go aroile, Keat. iii 42 . scríobh dhamhsa litreacha d'ionnsuidhe mo dhear- bhratharsi, Maguires of F. 21 . cur corustur legaiti ┐ letri leu i nErinn, Ann. Conn. 1245.5 . do chuir a' Gen. Eoghan litreacha na sithchana go C[aptin] Achadh in dá Charad, Cín Lae Ó Meall. 26.28 . In sg.: bá hed baoí isin litir, FM vi 1930.22 . an trath cuirfidhthear petancia i. litir, chugad, ITS xxix 202.10 . scríbhinn na litre, Ezra iv 7 .

Of papal briefs: acht nach tangadur a litrecha o Roim chuige, AU iii 292.6 . Of letters patent: taisbéanuim mo phaiteinsi féin / . . . tar éis léaghta mo litreach dhóibh, TD 22.7 .

(d) In plural books, histories, literature : ni thalla i littrib na llaidib `poetic letters', RC xlvii 289.8 . Leg. of document proving ownership: litre la caid comarba im ard manach marb-dilsi, Laws v 498.3 (litt-, SM Facs. 1a ). litre .i. in litir uasal bis ac na comarbaib, ac a faillsiugad a brite uadh, Laws v 498. 15 Comm . l.¤ re cach comarbus, MR 90.1 .

Compd.: ¤threoraid. see treóraid.

literda

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adj io, iā (liter) literary, literal .

(a) As adj. forsin bitheolus litterdha inn oghaim, Auraic. 3950 (= leiterda, 2790 ). a delidin litterda consisting of letters, 5308 . 'na mbreitheamh- naibh, ┐ 'na ndaoinibh liteardha, Corp. Astron. 70.z . ? is inund ┐ fodail litreach cen cob dentar cert líterdha, BB 300b22 . i lleinid (? leg. llinib) literdha lan-comgiditi gacha caingni `in the context of the written narrative of each event', MR 270.7 . Cf. doroic Moysi . . . ┐ in recht riglan ro l.¤ ar n-a h-ecur . . . do laim . . . in Duilemun . . . acci, BB 241a37 . In phr. ciall l.¤ literal sense : san gceill litiordha (oppd. to: san gceill fhioghardha), Luc. Fid. 244.13 . ciall liteardha, Eochairsg. 119.8 .

(b) As subst. literary man : Enoch . . . ise cetna litterda ro bui riam, Rawl. 69b29 = lintda, BB 11a15 ( MacCarthy 286.19 `fowler') with n-stroke misplaced.

literdacht

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n also litredacht ā, f. (literda) booklearning, literature : in dán inna litredachte `the art of literature', Sg. 33a28 . litirdheacht leir ┐ rim, Auraic. 55 (cf. 2343 , litirdacht, ZCP xii 385.9 ). do deallraigeadar dias . . . ┐ do cuiread a naenlo cum literdhachta iat, ZCP xiii 180.32 . ní raibhe fios litear- dhachta . . . ag na Sacsanaighibh, Keat. i 66.2 . an drong ag nach bhfuil liteardhacht nescientes litteras, Rial. S.F. 1549 . ar ccur eólais ar bheagán do litiordhacht dó, Bheatha S.F. 75 .