sechmall

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Forms: sechmullad, sechmaill

n o, [n.?] later m. Later occas. sechmullad. vn. of sechmi-ella.

(a) lit. act of passing by, evading : attrib. gen. int ais sechmaill (pratereuntes), Ml. 102a15 . sligeda seachmaill seach na Greic (i.e. paths by which the Greeks might be avoided), TTebe 4648 . s.¤ ó act of avoiding, holding back from: is dolig nach mball isin churp . . . do s.¤ on phein . . . dliges, LU 2606 (H).

(b) fig. act of evading, neglecting, omitting; evasion, neglect, omission : huand s.¤ `by the neglect' (gl. intermisione), Ml. 70b3 . s.¤ dligid an evasion of the law, O'C. 2561 ( Eg. 88, fo. 47 (48)b ). cumal . . . i s.¤ a mama crabaid ┐ ceileburtha, Laws v 124.20 Comm . eiric i s.¤ na athgabhala do breith i n-airlisi airech `for neglecting to bring', i 96.11 Comm . cuic seoit dinbleoguin i sechmullad cach nech dibh, ii 14.10 Comm . s.¤ a lessa ar cech ló, Fél.² cxvii 17 = Ir. Texts iv 87 § 2 . in coilech-sa in césta do s.¤ to avoid this chalice of the passion, PH 3059 . logthar . . . cech s.¤ uird ┐ oifrind ┐ aine, LB 187a11 . olc dona sagartaib, | sechmullad forcedail, ZCP viii 209.25 . na sé Soghain ná seachnam, | a ríogha gan roisheachmall, Top. Poems² 810 . do-níd na hoighreadha . . . seachmall i bhfurtacht do tha- bhairt dá n-anmannaibh, TSh. 4605 . an tí do-ní faill nó seachmall . . . na shláinte, 1685 . seachmall .i. dearmad, O'Cl. Attrib. gen.: fiche cath . . . | ni saobh sechmaill, | do bhris Maol fial finnṠeachlainn, Ir. Texts iv 30 § 5 (cheville). sins of omission, shortcomings : caoin do sheachmaill, TSh. 6872 (negligentias tuas plange). With follg. AR (FOR) evading : anas messu d'inchaib ríg: | s.¤ (sechmell, v.l. LL) ar (for, v.l.) fír, fuilled gua, Ériu ix 46 § 8 .

(c) as grammatical term, the case governed by prep. sech, `neglective case' (Auraic. Gl.): sech fer a s.¤, o fhir a foxaul, Auraic. 1521 . sech fer a sh.¤ uathaid, sech feraib (no sech firu) a seachmall ilair, 1778 .

sechmallach

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adj o, ā (sechmall) causing neglect, neglectful : fri snīm s.¤ (i.e. worldly care which causes neglect of spiritual duties), ZCP vi 271 § 4 = Acall. 2962 . tré bheith seachmallach fá shláinte a n-anmann, TSh. 7805 .

sechmata

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sechmi-ella, sechmo-ella

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Forms: sechmi-n-ella, sechmo-ella, sechmalla, sechmo-allat, nicon- sechmallad, sechmallam, sechmo-ella, sechmalfam, sechmalfaider, ro-sechmallus-[s]a, sech- maillenn, seachmallat, sechmall

v Indic. pres. s. 3 lase sechmi-n-ella , Ml. 61a5 . sechmo-ella, Sg. 196b2 . nad sechmalla , Ml. 35d13 . pl. 3 sechmo-allat, O'C. 570 ( H. 3.18, p. 284 ). impf. s. 3 nicon- sechmallad, Ml. 33c21 . Ipv. pl. 1 sechmallam, ZCP viii 332.25 . Subj. pres. s. 3 rel. sechmo-ella, O'Dav. 245 . Fut. pl. 1 ní sechmalfam , Ml. 25a3 . pass. s. ni sechmalfaider , 14d3 . Pret. s. 1 ro-sechmallus-[s]a, Lat. Lives 17.8 .

Later inflected as ā- or rarely ī-stem: Indic. pres. s. 3 sech- maillenn, O'C. 1449 ( H. 3.18, 647a ). pl. seachmallat, O'C. 570 (do. H. 3.18 p. 284 ).

Vn. sechmall.

Lit. (a) passes by, passes : lase sechminella (gl. praeteriundo), Ml. 61a5 . ni sechmalat for oenshét, SR 926 . is airi sein ro- sechmallus-[s]a in croiss, Lat. Lives 17.8 .

Fig. (b) neglects, passes over, omits: ni sechmalfaider cuimre and dano gl. non obliuiscemur . . . breuitatis, Ml. 14d3 . ní sechmalfam ní and cen tadal gl. sed iam strictim carpentes, 25a3 . nad sechmalla gl. (bona facere) non omittit, 35d13 . is aire roṡechmall hiruphín ┐ saraphin sechnahí aile ar ite ata sia o doinib iar n-etargnu ┐ atreb `this is why he omitted', Goid. 67.14 . cia beith ní sechmoella mo tenga di airim in cairde seo, O'Dav. 245 . sechmoallat gach fir prapcoillti .i. seachmallat in firinde in fiallach is ger im na fiachaib every close-fisted man neglects the truth, O'C. 570 ( H. 3.18, p. 284 ). Cf. O'C. 1449 . asar ṡechmaillius gl. quorum . . . praeterii nomina, Gild. Lor. 240 . ni ṡechmallad nach uair . . . cen ernaigthe (praeteriit), Lat. Lives 100.8 . cúic ba a nembreith a faisc . . . ┐ cúic ba, ma ro seachmaill aige if he neglected the proper time, O'D. 1697 ( H. 2.12, No.8, p. 1 ). dia sechmalladh ni dia dlighedh, Laws i 90.25 Comm . nach dú ir-rabai fodurd ┐ format . . . nicon rusechmallad cen digu uil[c] `has never been left without the utmost evils', Ériu vii 164 § 10 . sechmallam clanda Fergusa colleíc, taithmetam claindi C. let us pass over, ZCP viii 332.25 (Laud Gen.). ro-shechmallis forcetul . . . in choimded, PH 8282 . conid ar daig rúine ro-t-sechmaill M. . . . in timna omitted to fulfil, 5736 .

(c) usually with follg. prep. ó is lacking (in): hó ranngabáil frecndairc hi cesad sechmoella diuscartach . . . et sechmoella coitchen hó rangabáil ṡechmadachti `the common lacks a preterite participle when action is expressed by it', Sg. 196b2 . sechis nicon sechmallad nech són gl. nemo a malo uacuaret opere, Ml. 33c21 . cip é . . . na creti . . . esergi . . . sechmalfaid tall on tslanti suthain, LU 2720 (H). ni iarsinni seachmallas o dheilbh acht midhealbh fuirri nama (non quia caret forma sed male formata est), Auraic. 473 .

sechna

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Forms: sechnad, sechna, seachna, sheachanta

sechnad (1 sech + an- Éigse vii 158-59 ). sechna f., IGT Decl. § 3.28 (with or without d- forms in pl.). g s. seachna, Dán Dé x 12 . chum a sheachanta , Donlevy 94.25 .

(a) act of avoiding, evading, doing without, abstaining from, omitting : nesam sin ric a les duine do caithem fo cetoir ┐ nochan-fuil a sechnam (leg. sechnad) aici `und ohne das er nicht auskommen kann', Cóic Con. Fug. 33 § 33 H . d'iarraid neich rancatar a leas, ┐ conícfaidis a s.¤ `but which they could have done without', Laws iii 510.y . muna [ḟ]uair a s.¤ cen a badudad (sic), v 492.y Comm . gin caomachtain s.¤ no fastaigh, O'C. 1769 ( 23 Q 6, p. 37a ). Flaithbertach . . . ba liach a sechnad to omit him, Rawl. 137a56 . ba diḟulaing do secna na hingine ar med a serce lais, BB 438a16 . iar n-a sheachnadh do Mhaol- sheachlainn . . . dul leis annsa chath, Ériu i 86.25 . ni roibi s.¤ na sligedh-sin aigi `avoiding', ZCP vi 35.30 . do recht fen do s.¤ ┐ baistedh do gabail cugat, Fier. 26 . bai aici-seom a s.¤ ┐ a imdegail fair (i.e. the gae bulga), TBC p. 437 n. 7 . do sec[h]na eimealtais `to avoid tediousness', CS 2.4 . oc s.¤ gnúsi Dé tria bith sír `separated for evermore from the face of God', PH 8317 . seachna phene, Lism. L. 3862 . go ndeachaidh an tsleagh gan tṡeachna `passed unerringly', ML 88.21 . mairg danab sódh seachna a uird, DDána 38.32 . do sheachna ar neach níor dhú dhamh | muna bheath tú dom thréagadh to abandon you for any other, 101.37 . do mheas mé ar mhalairt cceirde | seachna na ngréas ngaoidheilge I have decided to abstain from . . ., KM Misc. 242 § 3 . dobhir Criosd do chionn a seachna | síoth dhamh ina ndearna mé `C. grants me pardon of my sins on condition of abandoning them', Dán Dé x 12 . ro buí ag s.¤ in righ do marbhadh, St. Ercuil 1009 . atá sinn ó sin i le | dá ṡeachna ón chrích go 'chéile, TD 15.8 . an biádh do sheachna, 1 Tim. iv 3 . ar chéill ar chneastacht ar sheachnadh táir- mhiana, Keat. Poems 1471 . ag seachnadh gach maitheasa is mianghus dáibh doing without, Hackett xvii 14 . ar feadh laétheadh a sheachanta (the days of his separation), Num. vi 4 . ? To this: dorat Tethba don tír thúaid, | ná bad s.¤ dia sár- búaid, | a comainm clethach, Met. Dinds. iv 230.2 (`let there be no slighting of her excellence'). ? Also: gidh í no bheith ’na sheachna 'even if she should abandon him' Ériu xxi 106 § 6 .

(b) S.¤ (AR) act of guarding, shielding (against), withholding (from): menip áil mo ṡ.¤ ar éc, IT i 160.z (Oss. Poems II) = Met. Dinds. iv 324.12 . tabair dot úid do sh.¤ co glan for in olc-sa, PH 7447 . ar Breifneachaibh . . . | da s.¤ ar fheircc an Dulimh . . . | as breithemh Maodocc, BNnÉ 262.18 . ceo an bheatha . . . | dom sheachna ar an gconair gcóir, A. Ó Dálaigh vi 6 . d'ár seachna féin i n-uaigneas, 23 F 1, p. 59 . iád féin do ṡeachna ar thrúaillighthibh na niomhaigheadh, Acts xv 20 . ? To this: cen sechnad (sechrad, MS.) slan sil Adaim, SR 642 . Cf. 674 .

sechnach

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sechnad

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sechnaid

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Forms: sechón-

v ā (sechna) fut. stem sechón-.

Trans. (a) avoids, evades, abstains from, omits, neglects to: saith sechnais beoil, LU 914 ( ACC 73 ) = sechrais, RC xx 262 § 73 (sechnus, v.l.) (`he shunned his mouth's sufficiency'). not sechnaimsea (sic MS.) a ben amal sechnas cách a chárait I avoid (striking) thee, LU 3897 ( SC 41 , rhetoric). derb ro sechnus drem na llethríg ciabtar lānfir `I have omitted', Arch. Hib. ii 50 § 32 = LL 182a17 . sechain in fid fann | na loisc in call caem, SG 245.27 . nach forcraid no sechna do dīles praind . . . tabair . . . do bochtaib that you abstain from of your due allowance, ZCP iii 30.1 . dosechain B. in builli `avoided the blow', vi 294.8 . boi oireacht ar a chenn gur ró ṡeachnattar é, TBC p. 907 n. 3 . na seachain an cath, ML 102.22 . seachnaidh bhar dtuargain, 34.3 = sguiridh bar tuarcuin, ML² 433 . sechain . . . beth ic fédmandus do'n diabul, PH 7709 . da sech- nait a n-adhlacadh im' ecclais if they give up being buried, BNnÉ 266 § 233 . trí fódain nac[h] sechainter . . . fód a gheine . . ., 236 § 159 . díomus fá sechóntái féin biad, SG 40.29 . a chur . . . ar sligid nach seithénadh ┐ a marbad, TTebe 893 (sechenudh, v.l.). atá ag an óigh iúl na sligheadh | dá seachna an Coimdhe cur linn, DDána 30.10 . mairg ler seachnadh saidhbhreas grás | ar threibh bhoicht i mbí dólás, 35.9 . Seith rer seachnadh móid by whom anger was avoided (?), 41.16 . seachnaidh súil ní nách faiceann, Dánta Gr. 84.1 . noch seachnaid anos ar litribh tīre ele which they now avoid in favour of . . ., Celtica i 97.292 . secnaidh annsin eclipsis da tuismeadh `it avoids producing an eclipse', Ir. Astr. Tr. 100.12 . seachaintear na tortha annsan fhodmur, RSláinte 4736 . ní sechnaid ben ar doman acht a máthair nó a ndeirbsiúr, Maund. 214 . nír sheachain ní budh ní dheit `he shirked naught of service to Thee', PBocht 20.6 . mairg fuair go seachónadh sibh | ar choicéadaibh chuain Ṡligigh | . . . | sein Teamhraigh `alas if anyone found that for the cocket of Sligo Bay thou wouldst abandon ancient Tara', TD 1.51 . dul isteach dá seachnadh sinn `if I fail to enter', A. Ó Dálaigh xxx 15 . na hoibrecha . . . tré sechóntá na pianta-sa, MacAingil 331.3 . seachnaim aoibhneas, bím ar nuall-ghol, Keat. Poems 1427 . do thaobh an bhídh do sheachnamuid-ne `the meats we abstain from', Donlevy 118.y .

(b) guards, shields (against, ar); withholds (from, FOR, later AR): doṡeachain é féin aran mbuille sin, Ériu v 180.317 . seachain mo ghnúis ar bhaos ban, DDána 22.19 . sechnam go maith é ar éigin, Caithr. Thoirdh. 44.20 . seachnaidh sibh fein ar ghenntlighecht na muintire ut, Smaointe B. Chr. 2749 . sech- naidh ar imresan ┐ ar drochaislingib é, Maund. 139 . ? To this: tíagsa for cath coí | mór bas bath dom ré | ar cach lá i tú i crí | nad sechna tol Dé that the will of God does not guard it (?), LU 9958 . Sīl Sogain ar nār seachnadh against whom no protection availed (?), ZCP viii 226 § 16 . nach fogain in áine in uair shechaintear biad fort fasting profits not when food is withheld from thee, SG 40.27 . do seachnadh orra an t-iul gnáth, PBocht 26.7 . ? To this: sets apart, distinguishes (from, DI): it iat na hocht litri sechnait in Gaidilc dona haipgitrib aile, Auraic. 4014 .

(c) yields, gives way (to, do): nách n-aidche aile bas áil dúib . . . roborficba ┐ sechnaid innocht duind yield this night (read- ing in nocht) to us (?), LU 6834 (BDD). rosechain diuice na P. in cathlathair do Sir H., ZCP vi 41.27 . Mac Raghnailte . . . | gabhais fearg an bhflaithfhéinnidh | mar nar seachnadh uaim don fhior | cluain a eachradh nó a áirgheadh, DDána 82.10 . an tan teaguimh connsuine édtrom a ndíaigh shínidh ghirr re huchd connsuine ghairbh no .s. as éidir a bheith gearr no a chur go síneadh mheadhónach, muna sheachantur do dhá phríomhlochd na Gáoidheilge é, mur atá neimhtheachd céille no seirbhe ráidh, IGT Introd. § 145 . fear nach seachnann bealach do shluaghaibh, Keat. Poems 1443 .

(d) With prep. sech, goes past (?): seachnadh seach ifreann ngarbh ngrod | go port na n-apstal, ZCP vi 270 § 15 .

sechnam

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? sechnasach

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ind liberrn laegaire lainnib ceolaib | gairthius fo secnusach (? leg. Sechnusaig) seolaib, IT iii 31.5 (fó sechnasach séolaib, v.l.). sam eathrach .i. is cosmail fri samrud sechnusach no a sé a cosmuiles sam a mbit eathair Sechnasach is like summer (?), O'D. 1213 ( H. 2.15, p. 84a ).

sechnón

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Forms: sethnón, sethnu, sechnóin

prep. and adv. Earlier sethnón, originally sethnu. See Thurneysen, ZCP xii 287 and O'Brien, Ériu xi 171 . In later language freq. sechnóin. Lenites in Mod.Ir.: seachnóin fhásaigh an tsaoghail, TSh. 2523 . seachnóin chláir eadhloinn, O'Don. Suppl. (c. 1660).

throughout (expressing movement or position).

I As prep. folld. by gen.: sechnōn (sethno, v.l.) Ērenn, Corm. Y p. 93.z (s.v. prull). sethnón na móna, LU 5170 . cach sathe díib rogab crūib | sethnu hĒrend, ZCP viii 308.20 (Laud Gen.). conid de sin atát na trenae samna s.¤ na hErend, LU 3227 (H, SC 1 ). sethnu in taige, TBFr. 141 . cethri ┐ chet mili | do charptib sethnón in tíre, Rawl. 79a43 . bentoi sethnu a chinn do Briccriu cona durn co lotur na cuic fir fichilli . . . hi cenn mB., RC x 226.177 . tēit . . . s.¤ in dūine uile, RC vi 175.41 . ar febus . . . in tṡída . . . fil sethnu na Hérind, BDD² 608 (YBL) = sechnon, LU 7020 . rasfaídset techta úadib far cach leth sechnó na gréci, LL 232a2 ( TTr. 1083 ). is mí sechnon Erenn, Laws i 224.2 Comm . cech cath mor tuc h'athair riamh, | seachnón Erenn, MR 44.10 . ba rogha leo a mbadh[adh?] sechnon in mara nā . . ., St. Ercuil 1580 . seachnon .i. timceall, Lec. Gl. 282 . seachnon .i. timchillad, 440 .

II Later also as adv.: tormach saethair hi trib corgusaib na bliadna . . . Erlatu ┐ umaldoit doib sechnon. Techt . . . (? sic leg.) at all times, Ériu vii 140 § 4 . forsna sechedaib imme s.¤ , Aisl. MC 47.11 . roimthig P. reime sechnon la hinsorchugad ind escca, D iv 2, 73rb26 .