omna

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Forms: omnae, omnaid, omna, omna

n io,m. a s. omnae, LU 5213. g p. Ucht noi n-omne, Trip. 338.11 ( Ardm. 17a2 ). Later also fem., see LL 128b45 , 35a19 quoted below; treated as d-st., TBC 3790 (a s. omnaid). omna m., pl. omna, -dha, IGT Dec. § 2 (p. 40.1) ; d s. ót omna ḟaid- chennaigh, ex. 69 , is proscribed as incorrect (ót o.¤ faidchen- nach, correct).

(a) the bole of a tree or sometimes a tree, by later glossators identified with the oak. omna .i. fuamna .i. mor fuaim gaithe fair, Corm. Y 1026 (apparently of the whole tree including foliage). omna .i. dair. omnadha .i. dairghe, O'Cl. bun n-omna (used as a boundary-mark), Laws iv 142 y Comm. benaid C. omnae . . . ┐ scribai(u)s ogum ina taib, TBC2 735. lingid F. tarsin n-omnai, 761 . oc esorcain omnai ibair a yew- stem, Trip. 218.14 (ommna, Eg.). remither re homnai ngíuis a pine-stem, Alex. 656. omna dairbhre darach, ITS xxiv 40.3 . mar thregdas fodb omnaid, TBC 3790. hi tír omna, FB 47. ro bui omna ar a chind, ZCP xiii 178.23 (story of Absalom, = quercus, 2 Reg. xviii 9 ). ? a mainib (no omnái) cach mess, Corm. p. 33 s.v. ness ; a variant perh. suggested by double meaning of mess : all mast comes from a tree (? oak). ar scáth na homna, ZCP vi 65.22 . As fictive npr. m.: Fadb Darach hua Omna, CRR 18. Cf. the nickname: Conall crannamna, AU 659 . g s. Conaill chrandamnai, 695 . mac Conaill Chrandomnai, RC xvii 211.6 (Tig.).

(b) fig. of a warrior or hero: omnae ōir, Ält. Ir. Dicht. i 29 § 28 . dorodbad inn omna ard, LL 128b45 ( MacCarthy 188.4 ). la Oengus n-óc n-ardomna, 185b6 ( Arch. Hib. ii 92 § 3 ). Of saints: Brigit ┐ Fintan . . . dī omnai óir, 35a19 .

(c) a spear-shaft or spear : omna .i. ga no sleagh, O'Cl. colg is bán-omhna 'n-a bhais, TD 20.39 (glossed in two MSS. omhna .i. sleagh nó gai). tuinsemh an omna, Hugh Roe 256.19 (fo. 68a) . no gebed . . . na claidbe ┐ na sunnu ┐ na homnada, TTr.2 1489.

(d) a mast : do cheangladar na homnadha . . . dona ruadh- bhórdaibh, ML 46.21 .

omnach

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Forms: ómnach

adj o,ā. (omun) in MSS. occas. written ómnach, which may represent a variant form (cf. uamnach); in poetry the vowel seems to be short.

(a) afraid, easily frightened , timid : indat ómnach? art thou afraid? Lat. Lives, 90.9 = RC ii 390.9 . bat hómnaig dúili Dé dil | diar 'ḟodluig fíal in tempuil, SR 7763 (note rhyme). imchisnech cach oimnech every timid person is watchful, Arch. iii 229.128 . nirsom omhnach imeclach . . . in imbeirt dorónsat, CCath. 1708. ceand Congail . . . ni cend ḟir omnaid co n-uath, Ériu v 244.202 . noc[h]arbh áithesg fir omhnaigh, Buile S. 112.26 . Folld. by prep.: nisam omhnach riasin leabur-sa I am not afraid of (in doubt about) this book, Marco P. 1. robtar omnacha ria bhFomhorchaibh, Leb. Gab. i 86 x . robtar omhnaigh im ghabhail gusan ccathraigh, FM vi 1920. 20 .

(b) fearful, fear-inspiring : la dibirg n-omnaig nIncíuil, LL 131b48 (: toglaig). bar scél . . . is mana dér co homnach, TFerbe 606 .

omnaide

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adj io,iā. pertaining to an oak-tree, oaken (< omna) ? géc omnaide `oaken bough' (of a warrior), Met. Dinds. iv 322.33 , fo éc o.¤ `under oaken bonds of death', ib. 324.63 ( LL 191b61 . 192a13 ). Possibly a deriv. of omun, = terrible.

omnaigid

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v g. (omun) is afraid; (trans.) fears: homnichis an anam, Aisl. Tund. 96.11 = do baoi an t-anum co hecloch, 123.10 . ní ron-ómnaīg rí riam `terrified him', MacCarthy 176 § 1 ( LL 128b4 ) = rígh nar omhnaigh nech riam `that never dreaded any one', Cóir An. 143. gur omhnaigset na tuatha, BNnÉ 34 § 172. ro omhnaighsiott . . . eisiomh et an Iarla do ernaidhm a ccodaigh feared lest the Earl and he would make an alliance, Hugh Roe 4.12 (f. 1 a) .

omnaigthech

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adj o,ā. full of fear, terrified: gur ben . . . bloisg bédhgadh omnaightheach a croidhe gach aoin `struck a sudden terror and panic', FM iv 788.14 .

? omne, (? omin)

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Forms: Omne, Omin, onme

n reading of Laud 610 and of Rawl. B 505 (omni) for onme in Fél. Oct. 12 : dlom Fiacc ocus Fiachraig | onme. Glossed: omne .i. cell bec. nomen loci . . . eter Achad Aball ┐ Cluain moir Maedóc, Laud ; Omin becc nomen loci . . eter Cluain Móir Moedoic ┐ Achad A., Rawl. ( Fél. 222.34 , 36 ) ; onme .i. omin .i. cell bec fil itir Cluain mor Moedoc ┐ Achad nAball, LB ( Fél.2 clvi ); omin .i. celd bec, P ( Fél. p. 216, n. 3 ). Taken by glossators as gen. of a place-name, nom. Omne or Omin; but the true reading is prob. onme.

omoint

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n homage, worship ? foruigenai dia Coimdid itir homoint (.i. molad) ┐ abstainit, Arch. iii 12.19 = Trip. p. xlix 13 (< H. 3.18, p. 521 ). Possibly a deriv. of Med. Lat. hominatio = service or homage paid by a vassal or servant to his lord. (Plummer MS. notes suggests a deriv. of hymnodia by meta- thesis.)

omóir

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x see fomóir.

? omonar

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ind Dia ard . . . tabred dagberta . . . for ar n-imrimmend | ar nach n-elammar | ar nach omonar | riasam ternamar, LU 1162 (hymn attributed to Colum C.).

ómós

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x see fómós.

ómothá

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adv. from . . . on (acc. to Meyer Wortk. 123 a forma- tion analogous to cenmithá, iarmithá): omotha Labraid na laem | co Bresal ṁbrec ṁbriatharchaem, Rawl. 83a53 . iarair lat omotha sain | a baird Ḟintain, a eolaich, 165a34 = iar- mothá sein, LL 186a9 .