saigdeóir

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x see saigteóir.

saige

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n (apparently a by-form of 2 saigid, q.v.) fri sechem slúag 'na s.¤ (: irgaile) `to pursue hosts on the march', Met. Dinds. iii 256.3 (suide, saide, v.l.). fri s.¤ fir for suing a man, Laws i 268.17 . luid . . . Sinend do saigi (sic MS.) in imbois, Dinds. 59 ( RC xv 456 ). techt do saighi[dh] Asgain, Aen. 2071 (in last two exx. perh. leg. saigid). In Laws name of an offence (?): saighe briughadh .i. innsaighther don briuga a ndire a bo ar nemtenchus sech cach, O'Don. 658 ( H. 3.17, 489a ). cin ┐ tobach, saigi ┐ inableogain `crime of a middle kinsman', Laws i 258.24 = s.¤ ┐ inbleogun, O'Don. 118 ( H. 3.17, 95 ), glossed: saigi .i. in t-inbleogain medonach .i. cin comfocus co a sect dec, Laws i 272.23 Comm .

sáige

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n m. a saw (?). sáighe, IGT Decl. § 2 (39.27) . Cf. sáigheoir a sawyer, O'R.

saiget

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Forms: saigit, saigte, saigte, saigtea, saichtea, saigtea, saiget, soighead, soighde

n ā,f. (Lat. sagitta). d s saigit, Ml. 133a4 . g s. inna saigte , 80b7 . n p. saigte, 80b6 (for saigtea? saige, MS.). inna saigtea , 58a9 . saichtea, 96c11 . a p. saigtea, 24c3 . g p. saiget, LU 2212 ( FA 29 ). soighead f., IGT Decl. § 54 (107.9) . g s. soighde, ex. 1411 .

An arrow, occas. also dart, javelin: gl. sagitta, Ml. 24c3 , 58a9 , 96c11 . a nguin cosin saigit áin, 133a4 . sechis hit (leg. sechit?) saigte asind fidboicc, 80b6 . saiged, gl. sagitta, Ir. Gl. 215 . cech martir . . . | rop s.¤ húan fri demnai, Hy. i 20 ( Thes. ii 301 ). focherd . . . G. saigit forsin anmunna, PH 6304 . urchar do shaigit nemi, 7642 . ic dichur gai . . . ┐ slég ┐ s.¤ , TBC 2563 . dochear L. . . . | do shaeghid tréin teindtídhe, BB 35a54 . urchor soighde, Cog. 90.28 . toisech M. do marbad . . d'oen-orchur tsoigti, Ann. Conn. 1288.5 . luaithithir re saeigid a sreṅg, TTebe 3429 . mionn soighde le bhfromhthar fuil, DDána 78.2 . an fear ar ar cuireadh an tsoighead do chaithem, FM iii 596.19 . d'aon urchar soighde, 18 . créachtnuighthe ó shoighid an éaga, TSh. 3863 . saighde srúibh-ghéara ré sáthadh, 6676 . it ē saigdi goine sūain arrows that murder sleep, Ériu ii 15.22 = soigde gona sūain, 16.23 . le soigdib srubgera, ZCP vi 46.27 . edghud na saiged, Ériu v 238.97 . soighiod rinneach, Prov. xxv 18 . glac bogha ┐ soighde, 2 Kings xiii 15 . is s.¤ i coirthi, CRR 40 (prov. for a hopeless endeavour). bá s.¤ i coirthi dóib ammus catha do thabairt, LL 225b39 ( TTr. 630 ). is soiget i corthi, Aisl. MC 125.23 . is [s]aiget i sírcorthe, | is gairm i n-agidh gáithi | . . . | menma maisse mná baíthe, ZCP iv 469 § 20 . Of a flash of light: noco tti siatt ina soightibh teinntidhe tresan ffuinneoicc, BNnÉ 59 § 72 . Cf. torchair do saighit gealain ag Sleibh Ealpa a flash of lightning, FM i 128.3 .

Compd. saigetbolc, q.v.

saigetbolc

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n (saiget + bolc) quiver : soighedbolg fororda aice, Aen. 723 . rogabastar a ocht slegīni . . . ┐ a saigetbolg, TBC² 1914 . batar leosen saigitbuilc badba . . . ┐ bogada, Cog. 158.22 . ic linadh a saigetbolg do raignibh a saiget, CCath. 4640 . ri suachintecht na saigtech fo saigetbolggaib, LL 239a44 ( TTr. 1670 ). fiodhbaca . . . cona saighetbolccaibh, Hugh Roe 100.26 .

1 saigid

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Forms: sag-, saich-, soig-, soich-, saigim, shaghaim, saighi(u), saigid, saig, far-saig, saig, saiges, saigmít, segait, segat, saigit, segtai, segdai, segtha, segta, segtait, saig, nam-saich, sodham, segaith-si, saigid, sasae, sáis, sóigh, no-sa, ro-sa, sasat, sásad, soised, shois- fedh, soisdis, sesa, siais, sia, nādasia, sia, sias, rosesaid, siacht, siächt, sīactatar, siachtadur, segar, segair, segar, segaiter, segtair, segatar, sasar, sai[g]ter, soicher, siasar, sesaitir, saigim

later also sag-, saich-, soig-, soich-. Strong vb. with s- subj. and t- pret. Later treated as weak vb., though the older subj. and pret. forms survive as archaisms even in Mod.Ir. indic. pres. 1 s. saigim, Sg. 217a3 . ní shaghaim , Studies 1930, 439 § 7 . 2 s. no saighi(u) (rel.), Snedgus u. MacR. 10 § 21 . 3 s. saigid, Wb. 23c11 . LU 3390 . ni saig , Ml. 131a4 . TBC 2458 . far-saig, 287 (dobobsaig, LU 4580 ). nach saig , LL 45b20 . rel. saiges, Wb. 22a3 . Sg. 65b11 . Thes. ii 40.35 . ZCP vii 481.8 ( Enchir. Aug. 73a ). 1 pl. saigmít, Mór M. 8 . 3 pl. segait, Ml. 66b5 . Críth Gabl. 274 . ni segat , ZCP xiii 22.18 . Ériu ii 130 § 102 . saigit, LL 135b3 ( PRIA 1884, 232 § 12 ). FA 18 (LB). saghait, Anecd. i 71 § 186 . rel. segtai, SR 2363 . segdai, 4253 . segtha, BDD² 1269 (ségda, BDD 130 . segta, Stowe). With suff. pron.: segtait, SR 459 . ipv. 2 s. saig, TBC 665 , 1320 . nam-saich, ZCP vi 263.22 . 1 pl. sodham (= sagham), ZCP viii 222.11 . 2 pl. segaith-si, Anecd. i 4.17 (see Ériu xi 87 ). saigid, Met. Dinds. iii 286.1 . subj. pres. 2 s. sasae (.i. ionnsaigh), Leb. Gab. 282.7 . ni sáis , LU 3472 ( SC 25 ). go só, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 164.60 . See also below under I (b). go sóigh , 150.19 . 3 s. no-sa, Laws ii 256.4 (leg. ro-sa?). 3 pl. mana sasat , ZCP xiii 22.19 . subj. impf. 3 s. conná sásad , Sg. 62b2 . da soised , Met. Dinds. iii 36.44 . Cf. also do shois- fedh , CF 109 (as condit.). 3 pl. no soisdis , Aen. 2067 . fut. 1 s. sesa, Bürgschaft 13 § 44 . 3 s. siais, ZCP ix 455.24 . ni sia , ZCP xii 406.29 . nādasia, Cáin Ad. 31 . dá sia (used as subj.), Ó Bruad. i 112.17 . rel. sias, O'C. 2533 ( Eg. 88, 44c ). 2 pl. rosesaid, LU 1850 . pret. 3 s. siacht, LU 6259 (= dosīacht, TBC² 1759 ). siächt, ZCP viii 197.20 (disyll.). 3 pl. sīactatar, ZCP iii 43.5 . co siachtadur , Ann. Conn. 1247.7 . pass. pres. s. segar (rel.), Wb. 11a5 . segair, LU 10978 . ní segar , Ériu ii 208 § 32 . pl. segaiter, LL 293b18 = ZCP xi 81 § 17 (= saigethar, 93 § 26 . Cf. Hermathena xix 91 ). segtair (segdair, v.l.), IT iii 31.24 . segatar, ZCP xii 404.27 . subj. pres. dia sasar , Laws v 458.9 = O'Dav. 1469 . da sai[g]ter (soicher, v.l.), Fier. 104 . fut. s. siasar, O'Don. 1958 ( Eg. 90, 7b ). ? pl. sesaitir, ZCP xiii 378.7 . vbl. of necess. saigthi (q.v.). IGT Verbs § 91 .

Vn. 2 saigid (see also saige, saigin, saigthin).

I Trans.

(a) goes towards, approaches; seeks out, strives after: saigim gl. adeo, Sg. 217a3 . dorus . . . segdai máil, SR 4253 . ergnaid sui siacht sliucht cethruir who followed the track of the four (evangelists), ACC 91 ( RC xx 270 ). siachtum mórthoch- marc maic dea dechtiri, LL 123b31 . siechtator Eigipt, Leb. Gab. 278.8 . gomadh misi nodsoichfe isin maidin amaroch, ZCP x 277.24 . soich an rioghan, BNnÉ 319 § 16 . lann segar and the crown which is striven for gl. bradium (= bravium), Wb. 11a5 . segait ind firién inna fochaidi, Ml. 66b5 . saigid oirgniu, LU 3390 ( SC 17 ). segair in chest isin tig the (answer to) the question is sought, LU 10978 . ní segar baithis acht menip dóig bes marb in gein `baptism is not sought' (i.e. on Sunday), Ériu ii 208 § 32 . ialla én find . . . segaid sasadh seek for food, Anecd. i 56 § 47 . sáer-ainm Sinna saigid dún `the noble name of Sinann, search it out for us', Met. Dinds. iii 286.1 . ech mall moṅgach nach saig siliud, LL 45b20 (= siriud, RC xxxvi 263 § 21 ). cia seacht siecht sith gan eccla sought peace, Leb. Gab. 264.12 . cend-drong filed . . . | saigtís dliged a ndála, Met. Dinds. i 36.94 .

(b) reaches, attains : leanaid C. iad . . . cosiacht Cuanglaisi (as far as?), ZCP xiv 239.8 . ? ni soitheann an fairrgi a n-uilli, Anecd. i 50 § 22 . saghait iarsin inis n-ingnaidh they come to a strange island, 71 § 186 . a n-as sirem diib ni segat acht cubat `only attain (to the length of) a cubit', Ériu ii 130 § 102 . intī saighes secht crosa illō visits, ZCP v 498.17 . aseadh do bliadhnaibh nonsaigh the number of years that have reached us (= elapsed?), FM ii 648.6 . do shoichdís a dhá láimh an talamh, Keat. ii 2237 .

Hence Mod.Ir. in phrase go soiche (lit. till thou reach) to, as far as, till: go soichi an bás, Mac Aingil 123.9 . go soighe an sgonnsa, Cín Lae Ó Meall. 12.14 . go só daghaimser, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 164.60 . ón cind go soich aroile, BCC 188.28 . bhias ad choimhideacht go soiche abhal a bhfuil Grádh Dé, Desid. 370 . Note also: nochan faghadh M. . . . énní nach fora laimh dobheiredh go soiche a scáoileadh ar bhochtaibh for the pur- pose of distribution to the poor, BNnÉ 264 § 226 .

(c) attacks : segatar ratha radatar fleda fechatar catha, ZCP xii 404.27 . fessaitir catha, sesaitir slūaigh, xiii 378.7 . manim leict[h]er segaithsi ar eicin if I am not allowed in, attack by force, Anecd. i 4.17 . In proverbial expression: na sluaig na saiget segair hosts that attack not are attacked (i.e. attack is the best defence), SG 381.17 . mini saige saigfear ort, Cog. 124.20 . gach sluagh nach saigh saighfidher, Hugh Roe 46.17 .

(d) refers to, applies to: ni saig sís it does not apply (to the vb. respicit) below, Ml. 131a4 . issed saiges sís this is what it refers to below, Sg. 65b11 . ised saiges in sensso `darauf geht dieser Sinn', ZCP vii 481.8 ( Enchir. Aug. 73a ). súi co saidbri segtai rainn to whom quatrains refer (?), SR 2363 . This may also be the meaning in: mad for Tomás no shaided Ísu sech na hapstalu ar chena if Jesus referred to T., PH 6765 . dia ndíth fri slúagaib segair `from their destruction is the name mentioned among hosts', Met. Dinds. iii 116.75 .

(e) s.¤ x for y applies x to y, sets x to work on y. Freq. in phrase s.¤ brot for plies the goad on, urges on: saigthis (= saigis) in t-ara brot for in n-echraid, TBC 670 . saig (saí, MS.) brot n-áig forsan echraid, MU² 252 . Note also: is seabac saer soighes | a eocho bo deas (of Cú Chulainn in his chariot), TBC² 2531 . With other objects: saigh-siu . . . th'aichni forro, . . . ité filet isdigh-sea in cōica ingen see if thou canst recognise them, ZCP v 502.1 . With i n-: gach fersa gabus tú díbh | . . . | . . . saigh ionnta t'inntleacht concentrate on them, BNnÉ 170.14 . roshoigh sí cóir chomhraidh air-siomh, Buile S. 60.13 . saigidh si iomagalloim baoisi for an ngiolla, Leb. Gab. 26.27 .

II Intrans. with prepp. With AS: sīactatar as for slēbib set out, ZCP iii 43.5 . ac faircsin uathu amach for scoraib na Rudullta batar a n-imshuidhi forro acht (┐, MS.) nosoisdis as in case they should issue forth (?), Aen. 2067 . ? ni sia nech mnai assa tigh, ZCP xii 406.29 . With co: o Ind síar saigit na fir | co tuind trebair trom-Thigir journey towards, LL 135b3 ( PRIA 1884, 232 § 21 ). co Cuanaig saigmít, Mór M. 8 . asna sostaib . . . cosa saiget, PH 6271 . With DO: da saiter don Fraingc (da soicher isin F., v.l.) `if I get to France', Fier. 104 . soidhfidh dhamh-sa fa dheireadh | . . . | an baothlaogh I shall obtain, DDána 80.29 . do sia duibhsi for seirc an Coimdedh it shall be yours, BNnÉ 326 § 44 (ro-saig?). With FOR: ní saig nech fair ┐ nī saigseom for nech he attacks no one and no one attacks him, TBC² 1797 . saigh fair, ar in drui, Anecd. ii 10.8 . segait for nert Fótla fia, LU 4327 . segait for gach leth do thabairt bō ┐ ban ┐ brat they set out, make a foray, ZCP iv 45.14 . saighis for an ngiolla ngle | 's ni ro saigh uirre an gille importuned, Leb. Gab. 42.27 . With I: sruth serb saile i sūilib saigh a bitter salty stream rises to the eyes, ZCP vii 299.17 . ní shaigitt 'sa righe reil | Raghallaigh will not attain to the kingship, BNnÉ 285.25 . nī da roichedh 'na lāim clī | . . . | nocha soiched 'na láim deis (of generosity of Columcille), ZCP vii 304 § 13 . With LA: derb lé docheiled a col | da soised lé a fothrucod if she could succeed in bathing, Met. Dinds. iii 36.44 . With SECH: saeigis secha urchar Ph. `shot past him', TTebe 3417 . ? epscop Ith átha fadat | sech na sluagu nár sagat, SG 389.37 . With TAR: ulcha . . . fair co soiched dar māethīchtar a māethimlenn sīs reached beyond, TBC² 2336 . sruth teintide . . . saigit . . . na fíreóin tairis get over it, FA 18 (LB = rosoichet, LU). soichfidh crú tar fraoch fuilt, ML 122.7 . With TRE: gach aen da soicfe tre sin cath uaib who can cut his way through this force, Celt. Rev. iv 10.17 .

III Legal.

(a) sues for, claims : a (= ó) ro siacht selb aithre, siasar comroind division shall be sued for, O'Don. 1958 ( Eg. 90, 7b ). cidh urradh . . . cidh anurradh, as e bes urrad aire, no sias anurradus, O'C. 2533 ( Eg. 88, 44c ). dia sasar slan- brethaib .i. dia n-indsaigi tu, Laws v 458.9 , 18 Comm . Cf. O'Dav. 1469 . is iar sen suid for a techta `it is after this he sues for his right', Laws iv 176.6 . ni segar fir (= fír) tairis oppud noilliuch cen slan is not sought for (?), required (?), Anecd. iii 24.6 . is and sin siacht Fergus for a glinne arna bristé fír fer for Coin Culaind (`claimed of his securities', Faraday), LU 6259 = dosīacht, TBC² 1759 . is tú fer . . . saiges a chert do cech óen la Ultu, LU 8148 ( FB 11 ). intí dia ndligi fhiachu saig fair cach cumuṅg rotbé, LL 116b37 . co tart som grein ┐ esca na saigfed forro ni badh siriu would not make any further claims on them (would not attack them?), MacCarthy 396.12 . ? siaicht selb senathair, ZCP viii 306.31 .

(b) enforces, executes (a law): nach óen loittfis Chāin nAdam- nān . . . nādasia ┐ nādacomallnathar (`shall not claim it'), Cáin Ad. 31 . ni segat na nadmanna sin, ar ni saigh naidm folta for feichemain, ZCP xiii 22.18 `betreiben', Bürgsch. 10 § 27 . sesa lat sa fair `ich werde ihn dann mit dir betreiben', 13 § 44 . iss ed saiges a naidm, Críth Gabl. 26 .

Cf. ro-saig.

2 saigid

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Forms: soigid, soighthe

i,f. vn. of 1 saigid. Later soigid. IGT Decl. § 150 (g s. soighthe), Verbs § 91 . going, proceeding, advancing, attacking .

I With obj. gen.:

(a) to advance towards, visit, seek ; esp. common with prep. DO in meaning towards: tainic C. . . . do shaidhig na hErenn, Fél. 246.1 . oc saighidh a longphuirt, CCath. 1895 . do saighidh an feraind sin, RC xxvi 132 § 2 . ar dáig na ṅdóine do breith o chomrorcain ┐ dia tabairt do sh.¤ Dé, PH 2131 . luig (= luid) . . . do s.¤ carut `to visit friends', Laws iv 4.28 Comm . nír bó saighidh carat i ccein dó Gaoidhil Laighen d'ionnsaighidh it was no pleasant visit, FM vi 2110.23 (proverbial phrase). nīr vo saigidh deghc[h]arat a gcēin dōip gnūissi na n-eritchedh, Fl. Earls 12.z . ag soighidh chlíath ccáol attacking, IGT Decl. ex. 2017 . s.¤ fir gráidh fri comnai fetching, Ériu ii 208 § 32 (task permitted on Sunday). ní hūaim téit éc . . . | acht tríall for sét dom sh.¤ , Arch. iii 216.27 . cuirfet-sa macamh . . . dot' shoighidh, BNnÉ 319 § 15 . tiagum uli dia s.¤ , PH 3756 . atconncatar slúagh . . . do demnaibh dia soigedh, BNnÉ 67 § 104 . in coica long . . . da saidid gach ndirech making straight for them, Ériu v 146.9 . ra chonnaic gnúis Conaill d'a sh.¤ approaching him, CRR 38 . atchonnairc A. d'a sh.¤ , 43 . Note also: oc imchosnam na saigti thall `dis- puting the attack from the other side' (of a game of chess), Ériu v 32.21 .

(b) seeking, aiming at, trying to get : ar s.¤ inna ngnimae foirbthe gl. pro studio boni operis, Ml. 66b5 . amal nan coer (= cóir) cen saigith mlas hi rruna Dé `not to seek (to bring) savours into God's mysteries', Thes. ii 255.17 ( Stowe M. 66a ). nimbái suidi saigthi síd of seeking peace, SR 6399 . oc s.¤ acallma forro, LU 5796 = co saidig acallmai, TBC² 1324 . oc s.¤ dit acallma Senchāin, Corm. Y 1059 (93.21) . dia s.¤ to obtain it, Sc.M² 24 e . do soighidh na bethad naeimhe, BNnÉ 320 § 21 . iar s.¤ a airm, BDD 143 . rofecsat . . . for s.¤ īca a mac friu, ZCP viii 103.22 . luidh . . . du saghaid arba to procure corn, AU 913 (i 428.18) .

II With follg. prepp.: ag saighidh do dechain na lanamhan going to see the couple, Ir. Texts iii 15.25 . With FOR act of making for, approaching; in fig. sense tackling, dealing with, discussing: is he besad felsub etarcert di dúlib et s.¤ forru, Wb. 27a10 . oc s.¤ for sunu nó oc tabairt ruún essib, 12b23 . nan coir rosaegeth for rúna Dé `to dispute overmuch', Thes. ii 255.18 ( Stowe M. 66a ). s.¤ for rūna Dé (a virtuous action), ZCP iii 25.11 . gan saighidh doibhsium ar Maoilshechlainn `not to attack M.', Cog. 134.5 . With other prepp. Gaill . . . do dergiu Erenn . . . ┐ sagaith doib iarsin co firu Alban, AU 917 (i 436.7) . cinnit . . . saighidh co Tor Conain, Leb. Gab. 78.1 . co saidig (= saigid) tar comlond do briusiud for forlond, TBC² 3263 .

III Legal. claiming, suing for: oc s.¤ chána in domnaig enforcing the law of Sunday, LB 204b15 , cf. Ériu ii 208 § 29 (`claiming'). cach ōen comaldathar in cāin-si etir s.¤ ┐ tim- marcain `both as to claim and levy', Cáin Ad. 30 . dlegar do cach deorad De s.¤ a nadma soscēle (sic leg.) amal adrogesta ind, Laws iv 210.8 . s.¤ feich a n-aicditar o mnai, v 308.18 . occ saighidh ceirt a cheneoil forra `asserting', FM vi 2220.1 .

IV In prosody of the repetition of the opening word of a poem in full at the end (see Meyer, Ir. Metrics 12 § 28 ): .ui. hernailí deg na filideachta . . . .i. saighidh ┐ ascnam . . . saighidh .i. co rap isind iarcomarc in focul tusech, amail ron gabh lasin filid: `Donnchad dian-fich domun', ┐rl. .i. co rob `donnchad' frisin fordunad, IT iii 29 . ZCP vi 262.25 . saighid so . . . | Dondchadh int ainm ollamda, Auraic. 2201 . saighit[h], 2211 .

See also saige, saigin, saigthin.

saigin

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Forms: soigin, soichin

n later soigin, soichin f. vn. of 1 saigid (cf. 2 saigid). IGT Decl. § 150 . Verbs § 91 .

(a) going, advancing, attacking : ro buí oc soigin co Temraig, BDD² 236 = oc saigid do Th., BDD 25 (LU). soighin ar echtra to go on a journey, O'Gr. Cat. 451.9 . With gen. of destination or aim, usually in phr. do sh.¤ = do shaigid to- wards: mar thríallfuid | do shoighin Chláir . . . Ír, Sc. G. St. iv 142 § 17 . rodhirighset radarca a roscc . . . do saighin a mbidbad, CCath. 5556 . tet . . . C. dia saichin siumh, BNnÉ 302 § 10 . táncatar . . . do shaidin na cléirech, SG 77.12 . tancatar . . . a (leg. do?) soichin Tuirrn, Aen. 1766 . do chunn- cadur in curach da soighin approaching them, KMMisc. 317.30 . soighin sídh a seeking of peace, Aithd. D. 64.11 . s.¤ tar síth attacking in violation of a peace, ML² 1416 .

(b) with prep. FOR (AR) attempting, aiming at, oft. in hostile sense attacking : nir lamthai buain riu no soichin forro, Celt. Rev. i 216.16 . soighin orra níorbh í ar dtoil it was not my wish to attack them, Content. xxi 2 . each ag soighin ar a srían pulling at the bridle (?), IGT Decl. ex. 2017 . s.¤ buirb ar baoth- mhacaib, ML² 1731 .

(c) with FOR and gen. seeking from; inflicting on: ac saithin a medar . . . ar in ṅgilla `were directing their exclamations . . . towards the lad', TTebe 3239 . tré shoighin n-éagcóir orruinn, Content. xxi 2 . gan comhradh do shoighin ar Suibhne not to attempt to speak to S., Buile S. 60.13 . soighin comhra[i]dh annso ó Thadhg Mac D. ar Aodh Ó D., Content. 177.3 ( Introd. to xvii ). ro chuirsiot . . . saighin iomruacctha for mhuintir Í Domhnaill, FM v 1430.11 . dobhertsat . . . saighin iomruaicthi for marcsloigh na ngall, vi 2030.1 . do bherat saighin n-ughra for aroile, 2212.6 . doberatt soighin n-ughra for (sic leg.) aroile, Hugh Roe 252.17 (67a) . Cf. soighin gráidh an impulse of affection (?), Ir. Syll. P. 68 § 10 .

? saignech

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adj o, ā, it fer saignéch su, TBC 1145 ; ein netter Mann, Wind., suggesting etym. so-gnéach; cf. saighneach `com- panionable, affable' O'R. ? gidh soighneach siansa [ó] a haoibhill (of an arrow), DDána 78.4 (`though fierce the intent of its heat', Ir. Monthly 1927, 190 ). See saignesach.

saignén

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Forms: soignén

n o,m. (? saigin) later soignén, IGT Decl. § 35 (83.z.) .

(a) flash of lightning; lightning : ind saigneáin, gl. fulmina, Ml. 40d8 . gaeth ┐ flechad ┐ torann ┐ saignen, Ir. Texts i 16 § 48 . etrochta in aingil amal s.¤ , PH 3378 . i ṅdeilb etroicht in tshóignén, 3379 . co n-erbailt . . . iarna beim o s.¤ , BB 45b24 . triar do losgadh do thenidh saighnén, TFrag. 150.1 . torunn no tene saignen, Laws iv 94.6 Comm . na caera tened ┐ na sóignena, PH 7263 . soignen tened do toitem do nem, Ann. Conn. 1308.10 . saighnéan teintidhe do thuitim ó neamh, Keat. ii 6400 . do marbhadh L. lé saighnéan teinntighe, iii 591 . saighnen taithneamhach tentidhe, CCath. 361 . saighnéin lonna loisgeacha, DDána 73.2 . is lia toirneac ┐ teinnteach ┐ soighnein isin earrach, Ir. Astr. Tr. 152.20 . soighnéan ar dtoirléimnigh, Hackett xxxix 62 . co crothait [na renna] le nert na soighnén, RC xxiv 378.30 . ro ergetar na caera tened ┐ na sóignena asin aeor, PH 7263 . oidhche shoighnéan, DDána 110.9 . prov. bud teine fri soighnen (a futile attempt), ZCP x 286.24 . masad cumachtaig ar saignenaib `thunder- bolts', TTebe 4261 .

(b) flash of light in general; sudden blast: do bhí [Pól] dall on tsoighnéin do buaileadh air, Eochairsg. 85.2 . co ḟaictís na dóíne na sáignena oc ergi de, Todd Lect. vi 67.3 . co faictis saigneana . . . ar cach leith (of the flashes emitted by weapons), Cog. 180.23 . dochuaidh uad iarsin ina luathshaidhnen, BB 476a4 . biaidh críoch Bhóinne 'na bróin shaighnéan a mass of flame, TD 16.57 . do ling . . . soighnéan do ghaoith . . . ón bhfásach blast, TSh. 2501 .

Compd. ¤lí: a ghnúis shaor mar shoighnéinlí bright as the lightning, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 162.2 .

saignénach

Cite this: eDIL s.v. saignénach or dil.ie/35956

n [ā,f.] (saignén) flashes (coll.): int saignēnach ┐ ind n-āiblech tened, TBC² 3123 . re saighnénaigh na gréine, CCath. 1261 (saigneanradh, v.l.).