luib

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Forms: luibe, lubi, luibhi, tutlub, lubae, lube, lubai, luba, lubai, lubaib, luibi, lubgort

n f. g s. luibe. pl. id. (g p. lubi, LU 10641 = luibhi, Ériu xii 156.5 ). Somet. also with non-pal. -b: tutlub, -lob, etc., ZCP i 19 §§ 10 , 12 . g s. lubae, Sg. 61b15 (lube, 100b2 ). n p. lubai, MacCarthy 62.24 v.l. luba, Alex. 1003 (lubad, v.l.). a p. lubai, SR 7019. d p. lubaib, 969 (n p. luibi, 935 ). Cf. lubgort. In later lang. freq. with n p. -enna, g p. -enn. Less freq. with dental infl. in pl. f., IGT Decl. § 14.

Herb, plant : de rosa dind l.¤ find .i. l.¤ derc gl. rosarium, Sg. 35b2 . gl. tús, 46a13 . ainmm lubae gl. gummi, 61b15 . l.¤ ┐ ní crann gl. nam siler non est inter arbores ponendum, 65a9 . l.¤ gl. cicer, 99b1 . salina .i. nomen lube .i. sálchuach gl. salinatoris, 100b2 . luibgort .i. gort luibe, Corm. Y 821 ( Thr. Ir. Gl. 27 ). cīch .i. κῖκι grég, l.¤ asa taet ass, O'Mulc. 221 . luibh gl. herba, Ir. Gl. 114. apio .i. luibh serbh, RC xiv 227 § 36 . no línta in gríanán sin do lubib boladmaraib ingantaib, LU 10640 . tobertatar na lucuirp luibe do iar sin ina cluasa, Ériu xvi 36.22 . ic loscad láir ┐ luibed in tíre, LB 118a38 . a coic sescat ar tri cet du luibib, Auraic. 1959. luibi cach ṡīl, Arch. iii 235.15 . ? a lug gan luibi mar caruíd, MacCarthy 312.3 . do mughu muir mothach mbrughach brug treb dian iach, glossed dianit luibe bradain, LL 393a2 . doromailt . . . etir na lubid árchena ind athaba, RC ii 390.24 . luibe denma draidechta, CCath. 3907 . luibe neime, 3912 . a lan do (o) luibib Gall (recountal of the `díre' of a hen's egg), Laws v 84.6, 10 Comm . ina scris do luibib `herb-gardens' (see note), i 170.20 Comm . gl. im turorgain do bechdin, 166.26 . luibhe gach leirge, PBocht 25.11 . croind ┐ crocha ┐ luibenda, BCC 92.27 . do thionól luibhend fó na coilltibh, FM vi 1956.28 . mar bhláth na luibhe `the flower of the grass', James i 10 . Fig. luibh an mhachaire Muire, DDána 7.26 . In B. na f. condeisset sund . . . / drūth luibe blogo egae, Arch. iii 310 § 4 . For names of specific plants see Hog. Luibhl.

Med. of herbs with curative properties: mad fuar an cuis cuirter ina lepuid é, ┐ luibidh berbthi laim ris, Rosa Ang. 60.z . l.¤ na pairilisi `herba paralysis', 266.11 . Hence with qual. gen. chabra, ícce, leigis healing herb, remedy, panacea in general: luibh chabhra ar gcréacht (of Mary), PBocht 2.24 . níor luibhe chabhra dá chridhe / duibhe a habhra is gile a gruadh (S. Margaret and her suitors), DDána 32.23 . lossa ┐ luibi íci, LU 6341 ( TBC² 1826 ). lubi ┐ lossa icci, TBC 3588 . a luibh íce t'fhine féin, Aithd. D. 46.23 . ro chuir S. luibheanna íce ┐ leighis re cneadhaibh C., Oss. iii 128.z . ní gnáth milis luibh leighis, PBocht 21.26 . dár ngonaibh-ne is luibh leighis (of birth of Christ), DDána 6.11 . tug duine . . . / luibhe leighis ar ccrechta, Duan. Finn ii 396 § 93 . éag gan luibhe dá leigheas, TSh. 1969. Note also: mur luibh choisge fuili, IGT Decl. ex. 1216 . luibh shíodha d'fhuil Éabha (of wounds of Christ), Aithd. D. 64.23 . grás as líonmhaire ná an luibh / ar bhás shíordhuidhe, DDána 35.11 .

In wider sense of plant, material used in the manufacture of articles: ní fil ó turgbáil co fuin / rofesed cia l.¤ a crann what wood was in its shaft (of a spear), Met. Dinds. iii 122.36 . dá máelasa . . . ┐ ní feas cía l.¤ dia rabadar, Ériu iv 138.28 . inar corccra . . . ni fess l.¤ dia robi, PH 2854 (where ref. is perh. to the purple dye). di umu, no sicip l.¤ di-a mbe, Laws v 410.20 Comm . (of a `sét').

Compds. ¤gáirdín: an uile luibhgháirdín do phlantáil, Corp. Astron. 50.10 . ¤thrén of strong material: seaca leabhar luibthrēan, Celtica iv 110 § 14 . See lubgort.

? luibenchlad

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ind ri cach cain coraich / lubenchlar tar lubenclad les, IT iii 48 § 86.

? luibenchlár

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x see under luibenchlad.

luibenchosach

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n (luban + cos?). Of an unprepossessing physical feature: an eachlach . . . lubanchosach, YBL 177a34 ; 'having six toes (on each foot)' (?) (or a corruption of lúbchosach 'having bent feet', Celtica xiii 20 ). Usually as metr. term used of a `deach' (q.v.) consisting of six syllables (dialt) and explained by the glossators on the analogy of the five toes and the foot or leg and the five fingers and the hand or arm (see also Murphy Metr. 27 , 88 ): luibenchossach .i. luibne na mér na lāime, ┐ cos eissib sūas ind rig ┐ in doe gusin n-alt na gūailne arsisidar, ar is fri sodain samailter in dēach sin i curp duine. . . . Sē dīalta . . . filet a l.¤ , Corm. Y 447 = in sesed deach luib .i. luibne mér na láime ┐ cossa na mer estib suas .i. in raig ┐ in doit . . . ┐ fri sodain samailter in deach sin i corp duine, Corm p. 17 . luibheanchosach .i. an chos maille ris na méraibh, no an lámh maille ris na méraibh, O'Cl. da bricht ┐ da luiben- cosach, IT iii 7 § 6 (see p. 129 - 30 ). dechnad mor cetamus is da luibencosaigh ┐ da bricht filet ann, 7 § 6 n. 2 . dialt . . . ┐ l.¤ , Auraic. 1214 . oenfidh airegda i ndialt . . . a se i l.¤ , 1217 . luibenchossach .i. in choss cona luibnibh .i. na coic meoir ┐ in traigh in sessed, 1424 . As adj. incipit dona laidhibh luibencosacaib, IT iii 94 § 143 . laigh luiden- cosach, O'Don. 1194 ( H.2.15, 80a ).

luibenglas

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n (luban + glas?): ó purt ind Luimnig-sin / luiben glass clár green-fringed plain(?), Ériu iv 154.3 . bratt līath lubinghlass impe, ZCP xiii 168.10 .

1 luibne

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n (luib) stem of a plant, twig : adamra ind rig . . . / at líu luibni fidbad fann, SR 7291 . femm a fimbria .i. ō luibniu .i. mairis, O'Mulc. 515. See next.

2 luibne

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n Used both as s. and pl. in various meanings, and perh. either pl. or deriv. of luban, q.v. The exx. under 1 l. may belong to this word.

(a) In passages referring to the fingers or toes: l.¤ na mér na lāime, Corm. Y 447 ( Corm. p. 17 ). luibhne mér, Met. Gl. Ff. 42 ; D. 14 . luibhne .i. méoir, O'Cl. in choss cona luibnibh .i. na coic meoir ┐ in traigh, Auraic. 1424. 4479 . See luibenchosach.

(b) spear, lance : luibhne . . . senainm . . . áirdṡleighe, Met. Gl. Ff. 36 . luighne (luibni, v.l.) ainm na sleighe díubhruic[th]e, 48 . luibhne .i. sleagh diubhraicthe, O'Cl. ? Fig. of a warrior: is é inn acci lómnach, is é in lumne leítmenach (luibne v.l.), TBC 5417.

(c) shield(s) (cf. ruibne): luibhne .i. sgiath, ut est luibhne geala foraibh, Ériu xiii 73 § 155 = lubne gela foraib ┐ slega . . . ina lámaib, TBC² 12 ( LU 4495 ) `white shields(?)', Faraday (see luban). mo ruibni mam luibni ar ló, IT i 162.1 (glossed both sleig and sgiath). do luathbhriseadh luibhne na laoch, Cath MT 499 . luibhne .i. sgiath, O'C. 1370 ( H.3.18, 626 ), O'Cl.

luibnech

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adj (2 luibne) having long fingers(?): Leaburcam . . . ladrach luíbhnech, BB 257b26 = an eachlach luibneach, YBL 177a34 (cf. RC xxiv 272 ). Also in: in t-íchdar brothurl.¤ biastaide dofil léo fo uisgib `hairy-clawed' (fringed? See under luban) (of mermaids), Dinds. 42.

luibre

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x see lobrae.

luibrech

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n = luibred: na campaidhe do threabhadh chum nach bhfásaidh an luibreach weeds , Corp. Astron. 48.z .

luibred

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Forms: luiberad

n o (luib). Also luiberad. plants, herbs : tuc luibriud bec ┐ mecain leis, Laud 610 f. 25a (Plummer MS. notes). luiberad ┐ fer in talman, MacCarthy 70.11 . lossa ┐ luibérad, LB 137a14 . oc ithe lúibrid ┐ lossa in talman, 156b27 . gan do bhiaidh agad acht luibhreadh na talmhan, Celtica iv 72.280 . roilec lan do luibredh `plants', Grail 3565 .