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2 é, pron. 3 pl.all genders. Dies out very soon
after the O.Ir. period, being replaced byiat(eat)q.v.It
60is found only in conjunction with the copula; the usage is
the same as that for1 é I—IV.
Exx. Glosses:ithǽ Ml 24a11 .it hé dano inna
tegdaissi hisin 65c13 .sechit hǽ 102a2 .sechitat hé
49a19 ,cf. Bcr 35d5 .nitat pecthi collnidi híccatar and
65indechtso cebtar hé riam Wb 4a8 .citne(gl.quae) Ml
16b13 .ithé se inna briathra Sg 4b12 .it hesidi torud
bete .i. it hé torud arabéithfetsom...fis forcell ┐ dliged
rechto nDǽ Ml 46c8 .it hé in toirthi...inna hí adfiadatar
46c14 .it hé a timnae [a]di namma rusarigestar 71b14 .
5Mid.-Ir. MSS.:it e sin tra anmanda na da cenel secht-
mogat, Auraic. 227 .it e a n-anmanda foratait feadha 243 .
it e andseo a n-anmand 244 .it e seo TBC² 1652 .
masat hé 776 .ite secht mbeocaindle andso forosnad gae,
Laws iv 52.9 .ate TBC² 626 .citné PH p. 585b (cf. citni
10rīg SR 2347 ).it é dogénat in mbrú | síl mBuinne, Met.
Dinds. iv 308 . Withdual:it e in dana fidh duformaighet,
Auraic. 259 .
Withot(pl.ofos(s)),it,at:othe marbdai Ml 130a3 .
ot é Sg 77a8 .oté ferrnaidi TBC² 2809 .da each...ité
15scuablebra 3390 .caindelbrai it é delbdai SR 4368 .
bera culind at é fuachda TBC 1944 .
With suffix:hesseom TBC² 497 YBL (heseomLU).
airit hesidi ata eclais Ml 65d19 . Acr 7a1 .:it he sidi
dugaithatar Ml 31c8 .hit eiside, Laws iv 206.15 .it
20heiside TBC² 244 .indad eiside asberad... ? 624 .cit
n-eisidi ? BDD 62 YBL.

3 é asgen.ofpron., see.

4 é n m. asalmon =éo:is ainm do bratan é, ┐ is tri
ebad scribthar side [i.e. éo] Auraic. 5599 .an t-`é' breac
25do bí a mBoaing, H 3.18,611b .eeab esoce , Corm Y 570 .
am hé i llind (ar luas) IT iii 61 (=am eogh 62 ).nách ǽ
mór gaibter i nEss Rúaid, Trip. 146.12 =éicni 13 .hé
TBC² 1168 (=éuEg). Anecd. i 73.210 (=ecne RC x 88 ).
See ZCP x 201 .

30 5 é interjan exclamation (1)denotingsurpriseoramuse-
ment: euge euge.i. he he sirson sirson, Thes. i 3.16 . (2)
woe: `é' brón, Met. Gl. Ff. add. 73 .hé .i. truag RC xx 164
= LU 8b35 .hé do díl a dáirḟir`woe for thy fate' (quoted
by O'Cl. to illustrate hisé .i. truagh) Met. Dinds. iii 154 .
35 Ó Bruad. iii 152 .

6 é n aperson: ó é ar bith, Ó Bruad. ii 154 . Probably
extracted from anté(int-í) if not a whimsical use of1 é.

eat (éat,et),pron. pl. 3. Apparently an early form
ofiat(q.v.):it eat indso na rātha hi sein, Cáin Ad. 22 .
40 att eat iiii anmand...inso sís IT iii 51 .ecoitchinn eat fri
gním ṅgann SR 5517 .isat nuailitridi arancadar et IT iii
23w .cóich et na heichse FB 38 .roarigsetar...eatsom LU
26a39 (Imr. M.D.).ol éat IT i 75.10 v.l. ol eat PH
1901 .no taidled eat LU 13a28 . Fél¹ cxli 38 (= LB p. 95 ).
45 gnimrada lama daine eat PH 1132 .hiteatso iatsen 970 .
ced eadsidi, Cáin Ad. 20 .batiréad batarimm C., ZCP
iv 152 .eatwas probably originally dissyllabic, see ZCP
viii 524 n. ( Met. Dinds. ii 28.26 );cf.O.Ir.cateat(coteet)
Wb 31a7 . Fél. Sept. 22 , and Mid. Ir.caidet caidhead,
50 Auraic. 215 .

eb n haft,handle:seeem.

Eba,Eua npr.,f. Eve.The usual O.Ir. spelling is
Eua: SR . PH . MacCarthy 52 ,etc. Eua oenben Adaim
LL 136b30 . Rimes:feba SR 1189 .cena 1183 .treba
55 1704 . Usuallyundecl.:gen. Eua SR 2246 .acc. coEua
(: ela) 1672 . Indat. d'Euai (no rime) 1623 .gen. dochum
nEuae(: (iar) (febai) 1664 , we may have traditional spellings;
final vowels are not regularly distinguished in SR. In
Euá 1156 . 1345 . 1573 ,etc.the mark of length may be a
60device to indicate that the word is dissyllabic. LaterEba
andÉba; Eabha: ceana, Dán Dé xvii 19 (= YBL 392a
35 ).:feadha, Ériu iv 112 . Ébha: sgéla IGT,Decl. ex.
1051 .:shéala, Dán Dé xviii 28 (= YBL 393a38 ).

ébad n ā,f.(?) spellings:n s. ebad Auraic. 1358 .ebhadh
65 1196 .euad 1285 .eba 4300 .eua 4379 . As obj. of
verb:eubhai 4760 =ebhadh 1538 .a s.(?)triaebaid 5430 .
triebad 5600 .n pl. ébha IGT,Introd. § 12 may represent
ébada. (1)name of a tree, theaspen: ebhadh .i. crithach,
Auraic. 1196 . (2) helenium,elecampane: ebad i. elend
5 5523 . 5661 . (3) the name of the ogam symbol for e before
a broad consonant
(...×...),being the first of the ` foirfeda';
one of the double letters: see Auraic. 4389 .ebadh a fhidh
in anma asberar fer. e a guta 1533 . Includeseo(éo) Auraic.
5429 . 5599 . 5600 . Hence of the same sounds as expressed
10in the ordinary alphabet IGT,Introd. §§ 12 , 14 .Cf. eabha,
aebha `The Dipthong ea oraeotherwise written x orx&
is then called
Amhancholl or cc back to back' P.O'C. `The
Five Epthongs
,'na choig éabhadha(viz. eaas inbean,eo
as inbeol;eoi;euas infeur grass,ei) MacCurtin's Gramm.
15 p. 21 .