Cite this: eDIL s.v. siblais or

x see silid.


Cite this: eDIL s.v. síblanga or

n a pl. the name of some weapon or article of warlike equipment: na s.¤ gorma glainidi, ┐ na hidna áig `the blue bright lances [?]', CRR 11 . Hogan suggests = sith-langa `long boats', but longa have already been mentioned in the same list. ? Cf. síbal.


Cite this: eDIL s.v. síbla(i)nn or

x see síbal.


Cite this: eDIL s.v. siblech or

x see siblach.


Cite this: eDIL s.v. siblugad or

vn. of siblaigid, see siblaid. a march, a military expedition : siublaighthe feille `treacherous expeditions', ALC ii 498.3 .


Cite this: eDIL s.v. sibra or

x see seinnid.

1 sibsanach

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 sibsanach or

n ā,f. a hissing, rustling, swishing : sibhsanach na saighet, CCath. 5916 . re siangail ┐ re sibsanaigh na mbufa ┐ na loisccend `croakings and cluckings', 4348 . cona trillsib do nathrachaib nemnecha ima ceand ac siangail ┐ ic sibsanaig `croaking', TTebe 183 . Cf. sisarnach.

2 sibsanach

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 2 sibsanach or

adj o, ā rustling, swishing : figair s.¤ a mbil-chimhas inichtarach ica n-imcomailt frisna hasanaibh iarnaidhib `harsh rustling', CCath. 4649 .


Cite this: eDIL s.v. sibthe or

x see síthbe.


Cite this: eDIL s.v. síbus or

n o m. (in horses) disease causing madness : do galur cind na n-ech … síbhus 'concerning diseases of the head in horses … síbhus ' Celtica ii 32 § 2 . labram annso don tsibhus, ┐ as amlaid bhis .i. cruma fhasus on ghiall suas, ┐ in tan teid sa chluais téit an t-ech ar mire ┐ do-geib bas 'we come now to sibus which consists of worms which grow from the jaw upwards, and when it goes (or ‘they go’) into the ear the horse goes mad and dies ' 46 § 4 . siobhas 'rage, madness' Lhuyd . síobhas 'fury, frenzy ' Dinn .


Cite this: eDIL s.v. síc or

n (a) a stripe or streak; a shock or rick of corn : seirgne na siog (síg, v.l.) (of a dead pig), Irish Texts i 30 § 40 . slata . . . do choll . . . ┐ dorinne síoga bána ionta `strakes', Gen. xxx 37 . gach síocc gach staca, FM v 1722.3 . amhuil thig síog arbha asteach (a shock of corn), Job v 26 .