1 aife

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n name of some disease of horses: is iat na galair buna[id] . . . fothach . . . ┐ a.¤ seralach do eachaib, O'C. 1103 ( H. 3.18, 447 ). Omitted from similar lists, Laws iii 6 ; O'C. 297 . ?dá each déc do cean a.¤ (: maithe), BR 252.9 `without abatement' Cf. oíba.

?2 aife

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n co ti fer a.¤ anma `of noble soul', Fen. 222.1 . Prob. for aíbe (see oíb).

aífe

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Forms: Aife

n slope (?): bae aifi .i. clocha filet la tóeb int sléibe it cosmaile fri bú finna do chéin for aife int sleibe ataat, LL 272a22 ( Fing. R. 85 ). ?In n.loc. fer imill Aifi (: gaithe), Cog. 92.5 . See also Hog. Onom.

As n. pr. in gae Aife , LL 9510 . Aífi Úathach iachtfaitit, LU 10419 .

aifrend

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x see oifrend.

aifrisi

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x see afforaise.

1 aig

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Forms: a.

n i ice: a.¤ gl. cristallus, Sg. 67b19 . mathair etha a.¤ / mathair saille snechta, LL 345a9 . luachair ega (of a hero), Sc.M² 15 . cride n-ega, ib. lán a utlaig do bissib ega, Trip.² 126 . bit lir bomand ega icicles , BDD² 861 . bomand ega fó chosaib, TTr² 1162 . blogo egæ, Arch. iii 310.9 . reodh ┐ aigh anacnata . . . go nimtiaghdais cach locha . . . ar na lecaibh eagha, FM iv 900.y .

2 aig

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Forms: aig

n in phr. aig taig, see aigid.

?3 aig

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adj atchuaid Ianuthán án aig (: rígthaig), SR 6141 . cet tengad aig athlom . . . umaidi ` keen ', Cog. 50.15 .

aígarda

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x see oegarda.

aigde

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n a.¤ aisnéise, debthaige frecnairce (of women), Tec. Corm. § 16.8 `tell-tale faces' (as if pl. of agad).

1 aige

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vn. of aigid. Perh. f., see Laws v 280.21 Comm. , unless ex. belongs to 3 áige.

(a) act of driving, racing (horses): magh . . . mó a aighe .i. a graifne ech, Corm. Y 898 . imma áig iar níth aigi ech i n-íath, LU 8669 ( FB 51 ). ech fri a.¤ , Laws i 122.10 .i. i n-aimsir imrime .i. fri indsaig aenaig, 126.17 Comm. in aighi risi rucad, v 280.21 Comm. don tí no cinnfedh for aighe eoch, St. Ercuil 203 . ech a.¤ see ech.

Hence (b) act of celebrating, holding festivals, etc.: ceng- ciges airdd Machae cen aigi cen tucbail scrine, AU i 312.3 . terbadh aighae oenaigh Tailtean dia Sathairn, co ná raacht each na carpat, FM i 416.11 . mí aighi .i. isin thsamrad .i. mí iul, O'Dav. 1249 . is ē eblas in a.¤ `he who shall celebrate the celebration', Ériu xvi 147.4 . ar lūagh aighes aighe / Maire rodamaire / fordomraibhi a sén, ZCP vi 257 § 2 . a.¤ do chéin rocomacht, Met. Dinds. iv 170.z . Note also: fri glan aige ṅgluair (cheville), SR 5179 . See aiged, áin.