senchas, senchus

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n (senchae + abstract suffix -as, Ériu xlvi 9 ) u,m. Later also o,m.

(a) old tales, ancient history, tradition : cani mebuir lib in s.¤ so, Wb. 20a5 . nistuirmi recht ach a s.¤ som `the Law records them not, but his own tradition', 30c17 . scéla et senchaissi et forbandi, 31b25a . senchassa rechta adfiadat saibapstil, 28c23 . nosmoidet i scéláib et senchassaib recto et geintlecte, 31b14 . do scélaib et senchassib fetarlice, 30d10 . ba h-airdirc in moltach mas, | feib sontar trīasin s.¤ , ScM² § 22b . sechem senchusa (senchais, v.l.) `following ancient lore', Tec. Corm. § 3.11 . conid ed ármit eólaig in tsenchassa (i.e. the Togail Bruidne Dá Derga), LU 7038 . do cloistin a bríathar ┐ a senchasa `to hear his words and his stories', Ériu iv 128.14 . iss ed sin indisitt na senchusa naema `the holy ancient writings', BColm. 106.3 . ana fuair o sencassaib na littre from literary tradition, ZCP ii 321.19 . ár ba he in senchass gentlidi this was the heathen tradition (almost in the sense of belief), TTr. 1807 ( LL 241a19 ). senchus na n-Iruath in sin `so much for the history of the Herods', PH 6964 . atbert . . . A. fria Maicedonaib tré s.¤ a curad reimthechtach, Alex. 220 . nidad derba scela ┐ senchusa Fher n-Erenn, MacCarthy 280 § d . ata sunn senchus nāch sūaill | do rígh Eassa roghloin Rūaidh, | gach ní dlighes, ní dúaithnid | is ṡires ó phrīomhthūathaib, ZCP viii 115 § 1 . suim senchusa Gaoidhil Grég | tá san Tulaighsi i gcoimhéd, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 125.49 . ón ló loisgfidhear do lár | . . . | . . . | do sheanchas ní fhuil agam, DDána 50.22 . ro chain in rig filid ocus in sai senchais, Cog. 54.15 . ollam h. Fiachrach Muaide, sai senchasa ┐ scelaigechta, Ann. Conn. 1301.4 . As evidence in law: seanchas .i. ria mbliadhain, fiadnaise .i. iar mbliadhain, O'C. 1453 ( H. 3.18, p. 648a ).

(b) genealogy : aithioch nó fer gan senchus, Triads p. 38 § 84 . doronsat a sloindedh ┐ a seancus doib, BB 238b21 . ó dho innisis damh do sheanchas, Desid. 785 . . . . cionnus budh fhéidir seanchus aon duine do bhreith go hÁdhamh, Keat. i 90.y . diarradar so a seanchus a measg na muintire do háir- mheadh tré na nginealach, Neh. vii 64 .

(c) traditional law : Cormac . . . ┐ Cairbre Liffieachair ┐ Fithil ro chuirset fírbretha ┐ senchus artus, RC xliii 8 § 2 . Senchus Mor, title of a collection of law tracts, Laws i 2 ff . Senchus mor do scribunn, AU i 6.13 . is amlaid tiagur ar dlighedh an tseancasa dfis eolus cacha caingne, Laws i 32.6 Comm .

senchléithe

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Forms: senchléith

n (1 sen+cléithe) also senchléith

(a) an old (i.e. hereditary) house: athgabail chota i n-aith muiland in dunad, i senchleithiu cuntuit itir comorbaib, Laws i 216.4 = Cóic Con. Fug. 77 .

(b) `a technical term for the hereditary serf or villein who holds a parcel of land in return for uncertain services and is adscriptus glebae, passing as an appurtenance should the land be alienated', Críth Gabl. p. 105 . See also Cóic Con. Fug. p. 77 ; Ir. Recht pp. 81 - 83 . ma beith fognum diib do ḟlaithib co nómad n-aó, it bothaig it fuidri; it senchléithe íarmítha, Críth Gabl. 327 . tánise ríg . . . cóic senchlethe forcraid laiss sech airig forggaill, 435 . cor moga .i. fuidir no sen-cleithi, Laws i 52.27 Comm . ogflaithem .i. fer tri seincleithe cona comorbaib techta, iv 350.8 Comm . sencleth e isin .u. idh fer ┐ nocha-cumaing dul ón fir agar-tuit, Cóic Con. Fug. 22 § 17 . bothaig ┐ fudir ┐ senchlethi flatha, 21 § 16 . Also of the land occupied by the s.¤ : dorat muinntir Chille Moire tricha sen- cleth do muinntir Sheanain .i. tricha acra, O'C. 968 ( H. 3.18, p. 416 ). coro edbart Cináed . . . tri sencleithi cona ferann do Patraic, Trip. 72.29 . ferand baí la Enda . . . .i. cóicc sencleithi deuc, 80.17 .

senda

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Forms: seana, seanna

adj io, iā (sen) aged, ancient : ba s.¤ a churaid cum gaiscid `(too) aged for battle', Marco P. 129 . ba s.¤ in ri intan sin, 156 . a thirimm thróg secdai shendai, PH 8270 . ní sine m'áoissi iná m'eagna | file áoisi seanda sinn `lochdach' (as it is to be pronounced seana or seanna), IGT Introd. 36.5 . las na biadhaibh sennda, FM vi 2210.2 . ua senta sothoglaidi muir a cathrach, TTebe 1597 . tarla dhansúaimhneas orra | . . . | tíad tar úidh an eóil shenta | gan dúil cheóil no chui- deachta, Gleanings 14.4 .

sendacht

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n ā,f. (senda) old age, antiquity : Gormlaith . . . ina s.¤ iar n-aithrighi quievit, RC xvii 386.31 (Tig.). is slighe comlinga an ts.¤ , Irish Texts i 48.18 . gillacht, hóclachus, séndacht, Thr. Ir. Gl. 13.36 . ar thuitim a ccrine 7 a s.¤ , Ériu v 96.26 . ina seanntacht ┐ ina sheanordacht, TTebe 168 . as becc na ro ercran mo chorp a s.¤ , BNnÉ 79.7 . do sgar sí re seandacht | 's do ghabh ní dá naoidheandacht, DDána 67.25 . fios sendachta na seanughdar, FM i p. lv 14 . Bucananus, lorgaire seandachta, Keat. i 226.z .

sendatu

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n t,m. (senda) old age, long life : dolluid . . . críni ┐ sentatu formsa, LU 1283 . oétiu cen sentataid, RC iv 256.5 . colamna āis . . . .i. naoidendacht . . . s.¤ ┐ dīblideta, Corm. Y 322 . gaire fri sennataid on dalta don aiti, Laws ii 348.25 Comm . dobera feranna . . daib . . . fri fulang bur senndatadh, CCath. 5053 . robháttar a thuistighe-siumh in aimritteacht go a seanndataidh, Irish Texts iii 13 § 2 . bas ┐ teidm ┐ sen- d[a]tu, Aen. 1300 . a ngillacht, a n-óite, a sendataid, PH 3977 . in ní ba cubaid dia ais ┐ dia sh.¤ , 6550 . Gilla Ísu . . . d'écc ina shendattaidh, FM iii 544.19 .

sendens

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n (Eng. sentence?) judgement, opinion : éist re s.¤ (seann- dacht, v.l.) na h-ecna, de Contemptu 874 .

senduine

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n (1 sen+duine) an old man: ueteres .i. na sendāini, Corm. Y 14 . isim s.¤ nodacaemnacair, Acall. 2200 v.l. mhar- bhadar sen ndaoine mnā agus pāistī, Cín Lae Ó Meall. 13.30 . iar mbuain an tseanduine dhíbh féin, TSh. 6949 .

sene

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n (Lat. loan-word) senna : duilleōga s.¤ , RSláinte 1284 . gabh becan s.¤, oir is maith don radhurc he, Rosa Ang. 118.2 . glantur é le s.¤ , 152.5 .

senech

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x see sinech.

senén

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x see 1 én.

senescál

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n o,m. (AN loan-word, Risk 602 ) a seneschal : techt doib a timcell an tighi a roibe in Sheinisgal, AU iii 234.2 . .uii. mba don airdrigh . . . ┐ a dó da seiniscal ┐ da breitheamh, O'C. 286 ( H. 3.18, p. 158 ). Mac Elghéid .i. senscál Connacht, ALC i 378.12 . do bhi se na sheniscal, BLism. 115va24 . la cloinn an tsionasccail Sabhaoís, FM iv 1178.1 . seineasccal na conntae riabhcha, v 1708.y . an leitir do sgribh an sinasgal, JRSAI v 360.26 . dá sheanascál cúirte . . . | a ghlún go talamh do threascaradh bhíocont, Hackett xxxix 285 .