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2 lem adj o, ā I (a) soft,tender;weak,powerless :l. ¤ .i. cach maeth,
ut diciturlemlacht .i. lacht maeth, O'C. 110 ( H. 3.18,71 ).
ind óg findl. ¤ . . . . / Maire ingen Ebraidé, SR 7503. ba leamh
do ghreann, Oss. vi 188.x .Mac Mic Craith nár leamh i
80gcomhrac, E. O'Rahilly 82.166.
(b)In sexual sense,impotent: fear diairm .i. oc nach dir
bean do beith .i. o na bi arm is comadhais do, in fer l. ¤ , Laws
v 134.2 Comm .fer dibreithe .i. gan cloind do bhreith do .i.
ro fitir in fear a beth leamh, O'D. 462 ( H. 3.17,col. 357 ).
85?a rand l. ¤ sech lecnaib`weichlicher als (fleischige) Backen',
Bruchst. i 36 § 84 = IT iii 90 § 119.
(c) foolish,worthless :glór an amláin gan aithne / drong
lemh lucht a shaothraigthe, O'Gr. Cat. 556.3 .deighil . . . / gach
fer fial is gach ben lemh, 593.3 .ní ghéillim . . . / . . . dod'
bhriathra is leamh glór, Oss. iv 122.18 .duine leamh, neoch
5do thógaibh a theagh air ghaineamh, Matt. vii 26 .ná glac
litir leimh iná seóda suirghe, Mac Aingil² 1722 .gurab leamh
don tí chruinnigheas toicce . . . an tsaoghail, TSh. 7140 .na
daoine leamha, ēccēillidhe, Parrth. Anma² 2918 .
(d) lukewarm(?): lemlacht .i. lacht tēith .i. l. ¤ cach tēith,
10 Corm. Y 802. Cf. O'C. 110 cited above.
Adv. tre bharr ghrádha go leamh leamh / ní bhíu tar chách
dhá gcaoineadh, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 133.17 .biaidh an fear,
Fionn, go leamh powerless, Oss. iv 90.z .dá saoileadh an
saidhbhir go leamh gurab sealbh dhíleas dó é, TSh. 10061.
15 IIAssubst. an leamh 's an críonna, Hackett xxxix 79 .
Compds. Withsubst. ¤ lacht, seelemnacht. ¤ liaig worthless
physician :an leimhliaigh, Mac Aingil² 4633 (`quack'). With
adj. ¤ glórach babbling,talking foolishly :ná bíod leamhghlór-
ach ag rádh gach neith tig chum a mbéoil, 5483 .

20 1 lemach n o,m.(cf. lemnat)theplant marsh mallow: althea,
malva, bismalva.i. tri hanmanna an leamaigh, 23 K 42,344.13 .
l. ¤ muighe ┐ sal cuach, O'Gr. Cat. 184.30 .gab leamach ┐
berb é ┐ faisg a uisgi as, Ir. Texts v 10.14 .duillebar lemhaidh,
10 .aipsint ┐ leaman (leg.-ach) do bruith ar uisge, 11.7 .`leamh-
25ach buídhe marsh mallows, ladies' mantle, lion's foot', P.
O'C. See Hog. Luibhl.

2 lemach n[ā,f.](?1 lem) only in n. loc.:Mec Gilli Ḟind . . . / ón
Lemaig, Hy Fiachr. 268.y .Lemach f., Hog. Onom.

lemad n[u,m.] (2 lem)act ofrendering impotent (by means of
30spells):a fubthad co fesaib .i. a leamad nó pisoga do [dénum
dó]`rendering him impotent', O'Dav. 930 .collud mbrethi
.i. a lemadh .i. nemdul cuice na imda, Laws i 180.26 Comm .
(the gloss refers to the preceding phrase fuba nimda, as in
O'Dav.).eolus do lemadh ḟir(folld. by words of spell), H.
353.17,672 c.

?-lémai v pret. sg. 3:Da Chaech . . . / ro meirblémai línib ler /
co ndergenai a haided, LL 22457 (leg. meirbélai(?);cf.
atrullái, 22453 andmuslúi, RC xv 432.2 = Dinds. 41 ).

lemán n o,m.=1 lem:ginn (leg.ding?) de féin . . . / sgoiltes . . .
40in l. ¤ , O'Gr. Cat. 362.11 .fūaim na gāithe frisin leman, ZCP
vii 310.1 . See FM i 155 n. q .

lémann adjLate form oflegam:mar étach ar a cnám ó leaghman-
aibh gnawedbyclothes-moths , De Contemptu 2394 (leoman-
aibh,leoganaib,legmondaibh,v.ll.).an luibh si do cur a
45leaptachuibh no i néduighibh ┐ ni cruthuigthear . . . leomuinn
ionnta, 23 K 42,325.8 .ionnas go mbia glan o leadhmain
(of cloth), Corp. Astron. 34.11 .amhail éadach ithid léamuinn
`a garment that is moth-eaten', Job xiii 28 .do bhearair air a
sgeimh é cnáoi mar lémann, Ps. xxxix 11 .rachfuid . . . a
50n-arrsuigheacht amhuil éadach, íosuidh an léamann súas
íad, Is. i 9 .an léoghan ┐ na meirge, Matth. vi 19. Corresp. to
míol críon, 20 .piastuidhe beaga geintear a n-éadach dá
ttugthar leóghain ortha, Párl. na mB. 1470 (leamhain,v.ll.).
leoman, péist, mialtog, gadmuin, miolcrīon`a Moth', Eg. Gl.
55 417 .fan leoman líath(of a dead pig), Ir. Texts i 29 § 33. Cf.
Dinneen s.v. leamhan .

lemlacht xseelemnacht.

? 1 lemna: ind amhra tuire, teóra l. ¤ , lethnaibh coraibh(of Colum
Cille), ZCP viii 197 § 7.

60 2 lemna perh.n. loc.in:druth lemna, IT iii 82 § 63. ? Also
inn. pr.:a mic Con Leamhna, BB 289a43 .

1 lemnach xseelemnacht.

2 lemnach xseelenamnach.

lemnacht n m.Earlierlemlacht(2 lem+1 lacht)g s. lemnachta,
65 Trip.² 154. LU 8120 ( FB 9 ).lemnacht, SR 998 (for lem-
naicht?).lemnaicht, Rule of Tall. 11. m ., IGT Decl. § 25 (g s.
-aicht,-achta).f., § 26 (g s. -achta).
New milk,milk: lemlacht .i. lacht tēith .i. lem cach tēith,
Corm. Y 802 .lemnach[t](sic leg.) gl.mulsum, Sg. 73a9 (cf.
70 vaccam mulsam, Ducange s.v. mulsa ).l. ¤ gl.mulsum, Ir. Gl.
782. mulsa .i. leamhnacht, Arch. i 335.65 (Med. Gl.).úachtar
ar le(a)mlacht dó, Críth Gabl. 63 (`mixed with new milk?',
notes).óchtar ┐ lemlacht ┐ . . . bláthach, 75 .caire . . . lan
do l. ¤ , Laws ii 254.2 .l. ¤ la cat, iii 532.4 . (proverbial phrase,
75 cf. BB 25b34 , Keat. i 160.9 ).uir minn ┐ bocor ┐ lemlacht
n-aire(to be applied to a tree stripped of its bark), Laws iv 148.
21 Comm .línaid a llestar dō do lemlacht, ZCP viii 310.13
(Laud Gen.).manam thi lemlacht atbel nunc, Ir. Texts i
8 § 26 .littiu lemnachta, LU 8120 ( FB 9 ).trian na dabcha
80d'ḟuilib dóene . . . oentrian do l. ¤ ara lár, LL 302b30 .ro
mhianaigh leamhnacht acht ni tharla bó isin recleis, Lat.
Lives 72.10 (pusillum lactis).ro línad leastar lan d'uisce
do Brigit co rosoudh i lleamhnacht, 11 (lacte calido).
a lachteta loimeta lemlacht, TBC p. 199 n. 8 .
85 sruth lachtmilisleamnachta , RC xxvi 136 § 8 .is é in l. ¤ , in
chanóin chomdeta(of milk seen in a vision), xiii 74.14 .cid
coirm, cid croith, cid lemlacht, Ériu iii 104 § 34 .ibhaidh in
cat i[n] lleamnacht, BB 25b36 .mīan banāentuma .i. l. ¤ , Aisl. MC
99.19 .meic lemnachtai immglain, 33.19 .ar na linntib
lemnachta do f[h]āgbaidīs na hōg-ba, ML² 36 .ag iarraidh
5lemhlachta, BNnÉ 29.25 .a dtabhradh bó laoigh do leamh-
nocht, PBocht 10.6 .doirtis an leamhlacht, Content. xxviii
20 .