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damdabach n ā,f.Zimmer Sitzungsberichte 1909, 459 - 462
(all wrong). Possibly an old cpd. ofdam- house (the
60Ind.-Europ. cpd. form ofdem-,dom-,cf. dombelow) with
dabach. No connection withdam ox.
A largetuborvat. pro torcularibus, gl.arnaib dam-
dabchaib .i. huare issi aimser sin i ndentae estosc inna
fine i ndamdabchaib, Mil 24 d 9 .
65METAPH. & TRANSF. (a)applied tofat,rotund men .
dias indi (sc.issind imdaid). Ité damdabcha (v.l.toirnidi)
balcremra BDD 127 .Cf. dabchachabove. (b)acover,
shed, orshelterofshields,testudo .doratad immorro
damdabach dona boccótib immi im cuairt, ScM. 17 (l. 3) .
5 bói fo damdabaig sciath ar omon Conculaind LU 81 a 42 .
TBC 2054 Y.damdabach scíath húasa ceandaib, ib. 862 .
atchonnarc drong ┐ damdabach na caladsciath, TTr.² 892 .
(c)theflooror a particular part of it (originally the place
of thedamdabach).Opposed to `cletha in tige':secht
10stialla umai ón damdabaich co cleithe issin tig LL 248 b 44
(cf. RC xxiv 145. 6 .vom Mittelschiff bis ans Dach des
Hauses
, Thurn. Sagen aus dem alten Irl. p. 117 ). Opposed
to `sliss' and `drumchlae':asrei fer díb in damdabaig tís
cosin usci asren fer aile in sliss fer aile in drumchli LB
15 278 a 45 .
Cf. amdabach.

damdae adj io-ia. Deerlike .cervinus, gl.damde, Sg 37 b 4 .
fil damai (i.e.dámai) daumdai fil euchu eithdiu CZ ii 315. 18 .

Damdae: pn Luccin Dromma Damdai, Rawl. 93 b 35 .
20 LuccinetDaimde, 93 b 36 . Not different from preceding.

dámdae adj io-iā. Erudite,learned P. O'C. dámdacht
n erudition,learning ,ib.Fromdám.

Damdásachtach pn i.e. Dam Dásachtach sobriquet of
Feidlimid mac Rosa:mac Feidlimthe Daimdasachtaigh
25meic Rosa BB 187 b 27 . Rawl. 152 a 33 (dasachthaich).

Dam derc n.l.not identified. TF 68. 5 . Onom.
BellumDaim Deirc AUA.D.742 MS.

damdis v if theywere = Mid.-Ir.díambdis. Laws v
74. 1 ,etc.

30 dam-ḟeuil n beef, lit.ox-flesh , P. O'C.

dám-ḟial adj o-ā. Generousto troops (of poetsetc.).
Dubda dathglan damḟial (.i. fial fri dáṁaibh), Fél. G.
Apr. 15 .

dam-gaire n ia,f.(fem. LL 118 a 13 . IT iii 89. 11 .)
35 Usually translated aherdofstagsordeer (Stokes, Lism. L. p.
389 , 410 b 2 —but 240. 30 stagsinheat , as TTr.² 1159 —
Kuno Meyer, Contr.). But the frequent appearance of
damgairein phrases such as `oc búiriud,oc béicid amal
dam damgaire,dorddan (daim) damgaire,' and, likecúgaire,
40as the object ofrocluinethar, seems to indicate the meaning
abellowingorroaringof astag . This is not disproved by
the place-nameDruimm Damgaire, nor by the passage Lism.
L. p. 389 .Damgairelikecúgairehas short penultimate, as
shown by the rhyme with `glaine,' Anecd. ii 24. 3 , and by
45 IT iii 89. 11 , both cited below.
ret[h]it daim a dumachaib ri dorddan na damgaire
LL 118 a 13 .ceol na psalm go psalmgloine i Rind Ruis
Bruic cen buaine: dordan daim duinn damghaire do lecain
erce uaire, Anecd. ii 24. 3 .mar dachuala in chugaire noco
50cluinfea in damgair[e] IT iii 89. 11 .docualamur daṁ-
ghaire, Laud 129.rogab thra fón sluagh fon innas [s]in
cor imbir a búrach forru amal dam ndamgairi, TTr.² 1159 .
torchair Donn na daṁghaire ITS vii 32. 25 .robhúirset
┐ robéicset (sc.Ulaid) amal daṁu daṁghaire, Lism. L.
55 3108 . Buile S. § 11. 3 .
LOC. atát daiṁ díleann ┐ cliathbernadha cét inniu i
Cnuc na Cenn ┐ ita damghaire ṡochaide ┐ forngaire ṡluaig
et bid he a ainm o aniu cu brath Druim Damghaire(i.e.
Cnoc Luinge,Knocklongin Co. Limerick, Onom.), Lism.
60L. p. 389 .

damgairecht n ā,f. Thebellingof a stag:binni lium ag
d. ¤ daṁ dá ḟiched benn, Buile S. 78. 7 .—Cf. damairecht.

dam-gal n a,f. Abull-fight .bla dam damgal...i slán
dona damaib in gail doniat fo feghmum, Laws iii 266. 13 ,
65 16 .Cf. bla con congal .i. slán dona conaib in gal conda
doniad, ib. 192. 9 .bla ban catha ban (= bla ban banchath)
.i. slán dona mnáib in cath banda doniat, ib. 290. 1 .bla
each echtres .i. slán dona hechaib in tres echda doniat, ib.
294. 15 .—damghal ina tarbh a Tarbga(the name of a tale
5in Mac Coisse's list; the bull-fight referred to is that between
Dond Cualnge and Findbennach, see LL 158 a 31 - 38 , Metr.
Ds. iii 372. 73 ), Anecd. ii 43. 21 .