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é(i)mechas n u,m. opportuneness,convenience: vel pro-
prietas .i. inemechas ón Ml 108b2 (`rectius ind e. ¤ ', Ed.
65Thes.) = opportunely, in afavourableseason? gl. on:cum
discendunt(=discedunt?)hi quos solet prosperitas congre-
gare, alluding to fair-weather friends.

eimelt: xseeemilt.

1 eimer n o,m. some kind ofstone,granite(?);often
5contrasted withael:aíl-tech emir`lime-white house of
granite
' (of polished stone?) Met. Dinds. iv 108.2 .nír
ghabh ré thoisc áel ná eimer [sic leg.] | gur loisc cáer
thenedh Dá thí neither lime nor granite(?)checked his
course until
... Cóir Anm. 146 .ní chuala coinnmhedh
10n-eimhir | ciatchuala coinnmhedh muirir | gar coinnmhedh
clocha Oiligh...`billeting of gritstones' FM ii 968.5 .Saor
na dtrí dtoigeadh | nach bí dh'aol na dh'eimhear, H 3.19,
26 (:deireadh).mar eimhear is ord dá ghuin, Dán Dé xxv
24 .iomad do chlochaibh eimhir do chur san teinidh(for
15heating water), Keat. ii 5105 .Cf. émer .i. ni glē...is emer
[in cloch], ni find in cloch, O'Mulc. 393 .Cf.the compd.
eimherderg,v.l.tocróderg(a shade in Cú Chulainn's hair)
TBC 2714 .

2 eimer n aplant-name: emer slébe asillia folium
20(=millefolium?)sive ambrosia Arch. i 331.3 .Ambrosia,
eupatorium, liliagus .i. tri hanmanna na hemer [leg.n-emer?]
slebe 340 .don eimer slebe ib.(< Crawford MS. 10ª,124b ).
calamentum.i. in emir sleibi(calamint?) RC ix 244.5 .
emir slébhi mountain-sage Hog. Luibhl.

25 Eimer npr. f. nom. Emer LL 138a26 .ní lesainm
duit ind Emer foltchaín FB 19 . SC 39.43 .gen. Eimere
RC xi 442 .dat. acc. Emir SC 39.48 . FB 19 . Eimhir
(: deimhin), Louth Arch. Journ. v 20 .

éimid adj i(cf. éimech) swift,prompt: labrath eimigh
30(: clēirigh), Snedgus u. MacR. § 56 .cf. 65 .bid émid a cobair
Fél. Dec. 29 LB.redig dam, a Dé do nim, | co hémid...
LL 141b28 = Rawl. 76a5 .co heimidh, Trip xxviii .gabait
umpa co héimid (: cléirig)`in haste equipped them' SG
65.40 .lim bus cumain co hemig | geib umut ┐ erig
35 YBL 315a30 .a Bhrigit...a chaillech óg éimid SG 389.13 .
a Rí ríchid reidig dam | tria gné n-eimid n-eladan LL
143a40 .bademídh gurbadh særcach BB 64d5 =ba hemich
corbad sercach, Zu Ir. Hss. u. Lit. i 14.11 .

éimige,éimiche n iā,f.(éimech) seasonableness,oppor-
40tuneness,readiness: huaemichi (gl.maturitate) Ml 76d7 .
isindemigi (gl.in opportunitate [sententiae]) 42b8 .cen
émigi (gl.absque opportunitate) 50b7 .

eipe n io,n. I Act ofcutting; a cutting,incision: im
fidbae .i. bis oc eibi in feda, Laws i 140.2 Comm. amser as
45coimdire tairddbe cacha feda fria bun-ebe`when the cutting
of each tree is liable to the same fine as cutting the trunk
'
iv 168.25 . Paring: fir-epi combi ocus a rinn biraith amail
delc`cutting them until their points are sharp like thorns'
(gl. on:airdbe naindeilg, a kind of trespass) i 236.6 .Of
50 breakingthe surface of land: fír-eibe in feraind(gl. on:
aurba tire) iv 152.11 . (pl.)fir-ebeda doberar ar in ferand
154.14. Comm. in fir-eipe doníter resin n-eimfedhain
doberar ar amus in muilind the clearing for the carriage
154.26. Comm.
55Transf.:eipe a droma the back-cut(of a salt pig,i.e.the
place where the cut is made) Laws ii 246.5 .
Metaph.:iar n-eipe rechta (.i. iar na brisi .i. iarna
turbrodh)`after violating the law' i 260.26 ( 282.14 ).
II A cutting out,culling,selection: forsin n-aibgitir
60.i. forsind epe au[g]dair`author's selection' Auraic. 349 .
390 . 2711 (ebe). 2647 (eibe). 2779 (eipi).
Cf. cach mes...is a midbu miter .i. is ondi tara mbi in
t-eibemeodhanach .i. in grainne a mesemnaigther é, eipe
.i. grainne mas fír dhamhsa, O'Dav. 1244 (i.e.the middle
65notch of the balance-beam resting on the fulcrum ?)
airdbidh no aird-eibi .i. cinnedh,...for airdeibecinntech`a
definite decision
' (?) 110 .