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? naime n(g s.?)na roich in etoil fir flatha .i. mad toil naime don
toil slabhra na flatha, Laws iv 244.10 Comm.

náimtide adj io, iā. (námae) hostile,inimical: nabad naimtide a
cosc(gl.nolite quasi inimicum existimare), Wb. 26b28 .hua
5menmain naimtidiu, Ml. 66d1 .ind indrid naimtidi, 27a1
(g s m.).naimtidi(gl.hostili), 112c7 (g s f.).naimtidi in chairdine,
TBC² 3590. comhlann niata náimhdidhe, CRR² § 36. buidne
niatae naimdide, CCath. 5469.

náimtine n[iā,f.] enmity,hostility: náimtine du Dia friu enmity
10on God's part towards them
, Ml. 79b8 (gl.Deo propter iniquita-
tem suam utuntur adverso).g p. innannaimtine (gl.inimi-
citiarum), 38d2 . naimdinefri fine, H. 3.18 p. 214b ( O'C 379 ).

náimtinech adj o, ā. hostile,inimical: in tan mbite ó menmain
naimtinech, Ml. 65b10 .naimtenach, gl.inimico, 44a7 .

15 náire n iā,f.(1 nár)náire m.andf., IGT Dec. § 1.
(a) shamefacedness,bashfulness,diffidence,backwardnessor
reluctance(in undertaking someth.): nare . . . .i. in ruidiud tic
isin gruaid ┐ is do sin isnomennaire. Feile immorro ainim
don einech bunaid, Corm. Y 983. ni hopair niad náre, TBC
20 3275 (i.e. distrust of his own strength, reluctance to fight).
Rúanaid atberthe co sse | frisseom ar met a náire, LU 9580
(cf. ZCP iii 204.12 where Stokes readsnáne`splendour' =
áine?); the nicknameRuanaid(`blusher'?) was given to
Diarmaid mac Aedha Sláine for his reluctance to expel
25Mochuda,cf. ZCP iii 465 § 35 :for in ruanaid (.i. hi ruidioth
hoc gabail lama Mocutta), and BNnÉ 304 § 16 :dobēratt ind
oicc aithis fort . . . .i. Diarmait Ruanaidh do radh riut. a náire
fri maith, a nemnáire fri holc! PH 8228. araill dib ara
n-uaisle saerthar iat, araill aile is a n-ecodnaigetu, araill aile
30is ara naire, araill aile is ara mire, Laws iii 112.14 Comm. (of
certain hospitallers who are exempted from road-maintenance
by reason of their nobility,etc.; transld. `some for the shame
of it
'; for their diffidence or incompetence to undertake the
task?).Cf.also Keat. Poems 834 :ní raibh stad ar theacht a
35thiodhlac | acht náire na dáimhe ré ndaoire(i.e. the only
check on his bounty was the reluctance of his guests to put
him to such expense).
Feeling ofshameorhumiliation: do bhí náire mhór ar na
fearaibh, 1 Chron. xix 5. ag tabhairt náire dhon druing nach
40fuil ní aca, 1 Cor. xi 22. Shame,disgrace(in objective sense):
fear táidhe . . . as é an náire mhór don mhnáoi, IGT Decl. ex.
20 .náire ort, 19 .athgabail aitire aslui feile .i. elas ar a nairi
`who absconds to his shame' (?), Laws i 214.25 , 218.12 .
(b) in concrete sense:tancatar immach in banmaccrad ┐
45tuargbatar a nnochta ┐ a nnáre uile dó(i.e. their nakedness),
TBC 1361 =donnochtat [sic leg.] a mbruindi fris, TBC² 720.
(c) modesty, sense ofdecorum,nobilityof behaviour,generosity
(approaching the sense offéile, from which it is distinguished
by Cormac, see above; late and not common use) :do Gaidelaibh
50mo naire`my honor', BCC § 278 (poem attrib. to Colum Cille)
= Measgra D. 46.30 .tealach feile ┐ naire`home of hospitality
and generosity
', Ériu ii 186.18 =t. feli ┐ garta, ZCP viii 102.18 .
Cf. naire .i. glan, O'Cl.

náirech adj o, ā. (náire) diffident,shy;modest: doroich in cleirech
55istech, | gerb eimech nir bo nairech`ashamed', BNnÉ 86
§ 177 .maighdean mhíonla . . . náireach, Keat. Poems 411.
bean náirech, IGT Dec. § 137. labhras an incchen do ghuth
neoid naireach, Ériu iv 50 § 4 (mod. text). Seenárach.

náiride adj io, iā. (a) modest,bashful: nairidhe, BNnÉ 280 n. 4
60(v.l.fornārach).compar. ni roibe neach bud feile nā bad
nairide nās in naemog sin, ZCP xii 293.13 .
(b)causing shame,shameful: bá nairidhi leis nā lé lucht na
Rómha fein in bidgad ecla ro lín iat he was more ashamed than
the people of R. themselves of the panic that filled them
, CCath.
65 1504.

náirige n f. sense ofshame, affrontedmodesty (late) :marbh Fithír
do náirighe, Keat. ii 3946 (quotation) =nárine, LL 295a27 .

náirigid v g. puts to shame, makesashamed: vn. ní chum sibhse
donáiriughadh , 1 Cor. iv 14.

70 náiríne n(dim. ofnáire) shame, affrontedmodesty: marb Fithir
do nárine, LL 295a27 =do náirine, Acall. 4171 =do
nairighe, Keat. ii 3946. See2 nairne.

Nairmein pn f. Armenia (loan-word with prosthetic n) :N. ¤ bec,
Marco P. 3. Nairmein mhór, ib. 4 .

75 1 nairne n anight-watch, avision(? anexpedition,adventureor
taleof adventure =echtra) : nairne .i. aislinge nó echtra,ut
estAirne Fingin maic Luchta, O'Mulc. 837 = ut estnairne
Fingin mic L., H. 3.18 p. 637a ( O'C. 1414 ). For the tale
entitledAirne Fingeinsee Anecd. ii 1. Perhaps =airnewith
80prosthetic n; butcf. tainic dia oirchisecht on nairne sin i
raibhe ó Ḟind ┐ ó ḟianaib`to rescue him from the night-watch (?)'
(?predicament, jeopardy), RC xi 131.70 .

2 nairne n modesty,purity? nairne .i. glain, Corm. Y 972 =
nairne (no naire) .i. gláine, Corm. p. 32. If a genuine word,
85perh. =náirne<náirine.

3 nairne particleof assent or asseveration, indeed,verily ?
nairne[no naire, add. LB]amail bid naire no beth and .i.
senberla didiu in naire n-i sin. Is inand ┐ isbertha egin. Is
gnathberla eisem tra cidh indiu la hIrmumhainmaxime, unde
dicitur: In fil ní bas toich duit? Fil eigin, ol intí dia n-incho-
5marcar .i. nairne, Corm. Y 972 =fhil naire, ol intí . . . .i. fil
écin, Corm. p. 32 ; i.e.nairne(?naire) is used, especially in
West Munster, in the sense oféicin indeed, intruth .nairne .i.
deimhin .i. frithaithbhear bus nairne .i. frithaithbhear bhus
deimhin, O'Cl. (where the word is used as pred.).náirne .i.
10deimhin` sure,certain,certainty ', P.O'C. náirneadj. `sure,
certain
', O'R.