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1 cleth n ā,f. IGT Decl. § 39 (91.13) . See Ériu xviii 99 . (a)
tree-trunk,tree :a bun cleithi na crand, BB 497a13 .cleatha
ag fás . . . a cnuas`the tree's growth from acorns', Dán Dé
20 ix 26 .an úir . . . / ag brosdadh ar chlúimh na gcleath the
foliage of the trees
, DDána 106.22 .do sgeach dhonn / cleath
chorr do-chíthe ós do chionn(to a hill), Ir. Syll. Poetry
31 § 1 .dá cleathaibh ceannchroma, 70 § 2 .nach faghar
éinchleath aimrid, O'R. Poems 3753 .deargcna cleath go
25caol gcolptha(i.e.the tree bending with the weight of nuts
. . . ), O'Hara 4062 .ubla ag fecadh na gcleth gcorr, IGT
Decl. ex. 528 .trí haithriocha fhear nEamhna / glainchleatha
feadh bhfíneamhna`bright stalks', O'Hara 272 .
(b) house-post,stake,pole :is bēsad na cleithe, is balc
30oc lār, is caol oc clēithe, Corm. Y 275 .clí .i. cleath,
O'Cl. cleathgl.tignus [tignum], Ir. Gl. 485 .guth domadbat
trie clethae (: domincrechae,leg.-a: -a), Liad. and Cuir.
18.15 (`through the wattled wall' ?leg. between the posts).
sesrech oc tabairt cecha clethi, LU 8059 ( FB 2 ).ro brisiset
35cleith di clethaib ind rigthige . . . conid sí conar dollotar a
mná chucu isin tech, 8371 ( 25 ).in rightheagh . . . ┐ a chleatha
. . . do credumae ┐ a cael d'airgid, IT iii 195 § 34 .la tabairt
forgoba inna bruinni co mboí isin cleith fris anall(the man
pierced by the spear was between the king and the wall), LU
40 4369 .in cu araig do nomad cleth on dorus, [┐ ni cuaille
crin cuachda], Laws iii 412.20 Comm. ar-sesar clithem
cletha`the spearman(?) sat by the houseposts', Ériu xix 82
§ 6 .cona farcaib cleith no slait no scolb . . . nadicsed as a
inad, LB 216a59 .do thighibh bláithe cleath gcorr with
45tapering posts
, Ériu v 58.103 .roga ro-ch. ¤ ┐ slemain slat-
chaolaig, ML² 1065 .co rug Eochaidh a chend leis a teach
Theamrach co rochuir for cleith cháerthaind, Met. Dinds. iv
272.15 .cor chland cleatha ann(as a sign of taking posses-
sion), Ériu xvi 66.82 .trī maic B. . . . ciatarochlan[n]sat cletha
50hi Temuir, ZCP viii 313.18 .sáid in cleith lium ol Ciarán,
SG 73.10 .a gcleath do chor i dtalamh, TSh. 6969 . By
extension, of a musical instrument (cf.use ofcrann):ní
reich a diomdha ar a dáimh / gidh iomdha dháibh go gcleith
gceoil`with their harps', Magauran 3986 (cf.alsoclíath
55 cíuil s.v. clíath).
c. ¤ chengail tie-beam,cross-beam (?).Fig. mar ch. ¤ cengail ar
in síthcháin`in order to clench such peace', Caithr. Thoirdh.
9.14 .mar chleathaibh ceangail ar an bhfál bhfírinne`as
binding wattles, as clinchers
', Gloss., TSh. 6714 .cleith
60cheangail ar charcair an chrábhaidh(of God's grace), 1470 .
(c) spear :in cath . . . / ba cummasc claideb is ch. ¤ , LL
29033 .clansat cletha dogra trít, 952 .scarthain risin slóg
saer suthain / nachar chlaen re clethaib, SG 353.6 .ac bualad
cleithi ar slinden h. Conchobair, Ann. Conn. 1342.3 .mor c. ¤
65tre choluinn, Fen. 376.20 .fan gcleith nó fan gcloidheamh,
DDána 98.21 .laoich ag géarughadh chleath gcaol,
O'Hara 2547 .
(d) goad :casaidh cleith ndírigh ndóibsigh / d'óinsigh eich
. . ., IGT Decl. ex. 733 .atáid bríathra an eagnuidh amhuil
70cleatha ┐ amhuil tairngidh ar na ndaingniughadh(`goads'),
Eccles. xii 11 .
(e) Fig. warrior,chief :rochuir cath Carmain in ch. ¤ /
Fiachu Labrain`the chieftain', Met. Dinds. iii 460.13 .Conoll
in cleath nemdaer, 362.82 .a cathmílid . . . ┐ a cléth bága(of
75Achilles), TTr.² 1621 .da laech . . . da comlaid catha, da
cleith ugra, Cog. 56.y .cuailledha trēna Tuathail . . . ┐
cletha cosanta Cuind(of the colamain Temrach), ML²
1363 .a chleath Eamhna, Aithd. D. 37.33 .bláth na gcleath
`the choice princes', Content. xxx 37 .Cf. ar cleith mBóinne
80`the princess of the Bóinn', Aithd. D. 11.22 .
(f)Of hair:a bharr na gcleath gclaon`of flowing locks',
Aithd. D. 54.5 .earla fiar na gcleath gceiníl`wavy hair
tressed in native fashion
', O'Hara 1911 .Cf. a chúl fionn na
bhfaichleath gcas, Magauran 2506 .
85 (g)In phr.cletha cridi(?):crū a cleithib cridhe crūaid,
/ fuil a feithib . . ., ZCP vii 299.15 .Cf.perh.:romet . . .
na pian examla ḟuilengas tu im gloitnib-sea ┐ im c̄cleadhaib,
YBL 152b27 .
(h)Of uncertain meaning:o ro gabsat cóir na c. ¤ / nocorb
allic dóib teched, TFerbe 621 .cruth glacanach / cleath liac
5lupanach, IT iii 98 § 158 .cleath ag leith dá toigh mo theagh
`my house stands as a supporting buttress to her castle', Aithd.
D. 1.15 (leg. cleath i gcleithwhich may have a technical
sense? Ed.'s note).muna mbeath [a] each is a ara / do ba
[a] leath cleath dala dhóibh, DDána 110.34 (`half of them
10(his troops) would have been an encumbrance(?) to them
', Ir.
Monthly 1920, 264 ).
Compds. With noun.clethail chachta(?leg. -aile c.),
Arch. Hib. ii 48 § 4 .Con Corb cen nach clethalt(2 alt), ZCP
xii 436 § 8 ( LL 4854 ).maith ro cumad in cleathbhaile / sa
15clochtaighe, IGT Met. Faults § 58 .clethblugaid Ērenn,
armach Line, airsid Āi, ZCP iii 466.26 (Baile in Scáil) (=2
blogaid
).da churaid, da chlethbriugaid, TBC 5376 (prob.
read-blugaid).cleth caillti . . . do slegaib`forest of spears',
MR 224.1 .cona tuighi co clet[h]coilltibh aigh, CCath. 4980 .
20 Art cen chleth-cheird fo chaire`A. whose skill of spear was
faultless
', Met. Dinds. iii 368.23 ( LL 20890 ). ¤ chlann:Mael
Sechnaill . . . de chlethchlaind Chuind Chétchathaig, LL
15931.17240 .cabsaid cach cruach fa cleth-ḟál`wattle hedges',
Hy Fiachr. 194.3 .a ccleathLuidhne`Luighne of the lances(?)',
25 O'Hara 3065 . ¤ orddansee belows.v. cleth-ard.cleth-
cumgugad a cliab-asnaid ag a comdrud i cenn a cheile,
MR 256.21 .
With adj.a shluagh Caisil cleathaluind, Caithr. CC 6.16 .
¤ ard:Senan . . . c. .i. ar clethordan, LB 241a23 .cletharda,
30 ZCP iii 222 § 1 (Amra Senáin).cleathard .i. clothard no
clúard, O'Cl. in Cletiuch dno is clethbuidig catha,
ZCP iii 242 § 42 .Druim Cetta clethcháin(:noem g s.), RC xx 140.15
(ACC Comm.).ríoghradh chleathchorcra Chonnacht`red-
speared
', Studies 1920, 566 § 9 .go Domhnall gcleathchorr
35gCairbreach, DDána 64.31 .do chionn Cheallachain chleath-
chuirr, Caithr. CC 25.10 .Conla clethgarg, LL 15056 . BB
47a54 .ón Bhúill chuirmthe chleithghil`overhung with
white branches
', O'Hara 1775 .do ṡíol chleithleabhar
Chonuill`long-speared', TD 7.47 .gu Croit Cualachta cleth-
40mhoir, Lism.L. 4764 .fri muintir Crimthaind cleth-núi,
Met. Dinds. iii 164.22 .tri deichnemhair fa sgeimh sgol / na
bhḟein chleithremair. . . , LL 394.2 .slóigh cleithreamhra
`stout of spear', Aithd. D. 19.13 .co Cathair comsech clethrúad
red-speared, LL 25312 .clethruad Cualann`the red shafted
45hero of Cuala
', Ériu xvii 40 § 15 .gilla . . . / catlas i Casiul
chlethruad, LL 19427 .
With adj. derived from noun.cona borbsluaghaib
cletharmacha coisidhedh, Caithr. Thoirdh. 15.9 .barr
cleathmhongach na gclodh lag`with a sheltering mane', TD
50 2.23 .d'úib comraicmera clethuillecha . . . Cinndergáin,
Caithr. Thoirdh. 130.22 .

2 cleth ā,f. vn.ofceilid.ceilt,cleith,ceileamuin, IGT Verbs
§ 34 .ceilt cleith, Decl. § 14 .
(a) act ofhiding,concealing;concealment,deception :cen
55cuit cleithi`with no concealment', Blathm. 160 .is diing
cleith in maithgl.abscondi non possunt, Wb. 29a31 .du
chlith a fortachtaegl.disimulationem, Ml. 100a7 .inna
cletha`the concealments' gl.latebras, 59a9 .c. ¤ gl.laterna, Sg.
51b8 . ?coimpert ciol. cleith nemhidh, Ériu xiii 23.25 .
60 dobered a máthair criaid ṁbuidi moa bullu do chlith a
delba, Rawl. 141a16 .rotōgaib croich in Coimdeadh, / iarna
cleith fon talmain thair after it had lain hidden,
Ériu iii 198 § 26 .damhna ríoghradh nocha roich / a ngníomhradh
chalma do chleith, DDána 91.9 .sirim a hucht na hóighe
65/ . . . / cleith na n-othar-soin oruinn`that she cover from us
the wounds I have not requited
', Dán Dé v 17 .cleith .i. ceilt,
O'Cl.
? Attrib.g s.(but some or all may bepart.Seeclithe).
secret,hidden :cen luige cen lanamnas. / cen chuibdi clethi
70no cuil, SR 2399 .cumann cleithe nocha ndernus`I have
known no furtive love
', Ériu i 20.72 .cinnus brethe rugad
duit? nī ba caingen cléithi lat do not keep the matter secret,
ZCP vii 307.10 .nír gním clethe fri hóen-úair, Met. Dinds.
i 10.54 .
75 (b)In phrr. with prepp. WithAR undisclosed :bheith ag
síor-chur bréag id leith / éigean dúinn nó ar ndearbhtha ar
cleith`leave my argument unstated', Content. vi 116 .
WithCEN withoutconcealment,openly,plainly,clearly (in
verse freq. as cheville). Somet. used adjectivally conspicuous :
80 concertsa in dá sreith / cen chleith níbá caín, LU 9954 .
eagna gan cleith, Ériu xiii 35.y .a chlú gan chleith mur do
chuir`how he has made his fame conspicuous', O'R. Poems
251 .Eire gan chleith re [corbadh], A. Ó Dálaigh liii 8 .
WithFO secretly;hidden, inseclusion :airg-siu dia guidi
85dam-sa . . . fo chlith, IT i 74.15 ( Lg. 12 ).luig Oilill ┐ Eogan
a n-imagallaim fo cleith, Anecd. ii 77 § 4 .ronalt fo clith
muime mormass ar a mathair, i 51 § 9 .ro oslaic Eua fo
clith / in dorus riasin nathraig, SR 1281 . ?ni bo chlethaib
robatar, Met. Dinds. iii 6528 (:srethaib).
WithI N- insecret,hidden :figell fo dēraib i cleith(rules
5for the devout), ZCP vii 311 § 14 .ar apdaibh hi clith`against
secret spells
', Ériu iv 236 § 8 .hi follus, hi clith,
Arch. iii 318 § 61 .
Asm.:gním cen chlethu cen athscís, LL 27070 (cleatu
cleithe,cleitiu,v.ll.; `without concealment', Met. Dinds. iii
10244.42 ).nom diultfa fo thrí tria chleth / riasiu gaires in
cailech deceitfully(?), SR 7723 .
Compd. With noun.cen chlethbratha`treachery by hiding',
Sc.M² 22b .