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2 nós n o,m.prob. same word as preceding, `that which is well
known or established
', hence fame,renown,reputation ;cf.
O'Dav. 423 (quoted under1 nós) where it is glossed:in
t-urdarcugud. allud .i. nos, Corm. Y 86. ni ba mó a nós nā
75allud nā erdarcus damsa in chathaigthe I shall not have more
fame or glory or distinction of the fighting
, CRR 25. ni fair
bias a nós nach a allud nach a airdercus, TBC 2517 ,cf. TBC²
1863 and Acall. 3575. ritire ba mo nos ┐ clu, Ann. Conn.
1306 § 8. a[c] cuindghidh nois ┐ allaid, Aen. 2275. cuaidh fa
80criochaibh na cruinne nos an niadh, ZCP ii 362.29 .mic
Mhíleadh fa hoirdhearc nós`Mile's courteous (? famous) sons',
Content. xxviii 26. ?mar tharb cu nós nirt, LB 124b6 (poem)
=go nós neirt`a bull with constant strength' (?famed for
strength
), Keat. iii 2047. ni dernadh . . . marbadh as mó nos
85[ná] in marbadh sin that was more famed, AU ii 548 y .g s.as
attrib.:onfisech amra nois`a . . . famous diver', CCath. 2158.
fer nois gan imresain of undisputed reputation, AU ii 556.25 ;
cf. LU 2992 quoted under1 nós.
In compds. it is hard to distinguish between1and2 nós:
¤ breth:Domhnall Ruadh rí na nóis-bhreath`of the famous
5dooms
' (?judgements according to precedent), A. Ó Dálaigh lii
50 ;cf. clanna nosbrethecha Nemid, Ériu viii 6.9 . ¤ buiden:
Naile cona nós-buidhin`noble troop' (of monks), Misc. Hag.
Hib. 102 § 8. ¤ oirdherc( ¤ airdirc):fear naomhtha nós-
oirrdheirc`a holy man of noble manners', BNnÉ 274 § 251 ;
10a common combination of epithets,cf. 191 y , Ériu v 76.4 ;
80.13 , 26 .do fhreccair Naile co nós-oirrdheirc`with dis-
tinction
' (?dignity), Misc. Hag. Hib. 111 § 35.

? nosad(?nósad) n m. talam ba nua nosad do ní bu do reic
ruidilsi .i. ba nua a nos i talum do aisic do, H. 3.17 c. 463 - 4
15( O'Don. 623 ).Cf. nosadh` liking,approving ', O'R.

nósmar o, ā. (1and2 nós)adj.meaning variously (a) customary
and henceaccording to precedent, in good form,of good be-
haviour
(disposition),etc. , and (b) notable,remarkable ; it is
not easy always to decide between the senses. nosmar
20gairther in gairm rig in due form(?), Fen. 228.4 .an dáil budh
nósmar ag Día`pleasing to God' (?), BNnÉ 142.60 .do ráidh
lena cloinn go nósmar` courteously ', 138.50 .superl. mac righ
is nosmuire ┐ is gnimaichi do bi do Breifnechaibh`best dis-
posed and most accomplished
', AU ii 446.9 .O Ruairc ri nos-
25mar nemtlaith` reputable ', MacCarthy 434 § 2 ( BB 51a43 ).
tucadar cath neimhnech nósmhar . . . da chéile`heroic',
Ériu v 190.499 .h. Conchobair do imtecht co beoda nosmair
isna Tuathaib, Ann. Conn. 1330 § 3. dā deil . . . niamad nos-
mar . . . forru, BB 241b53 .is nósmhar na srólltuir ar ghréis
30doghnídh(of a lady's embroidery), Keat. Poems 103. róimh
nósmhar`famous pile' (of a ruined mansion), KMMisc. 50.23
= Measgra Dánta 57.34 .ar leic nosmair Naile`famous
flagstone
', Misc. Hag. Hib. 111 § 35.

nósta adj io, iā. remarkable;famed? in Nosta, Acall. 267 n. (name
35of a horse =Coscrach, text). ?besa nesa besa treisi | is
amra in t-én ┐ a adbha | cáithigh a nabha (= a n-adbha?)
nosta | in t-én nocha caitheann ba, H. 3.17 c. 433 ( O'Don.
540 ) (verse quoted in a legal text).

not(nod) n ā,f.(Lat.nota) (a)amarkorsign, esp. one used in
40 writing: noda nota .i. si(n)gnum.i. failsiugud neich . . . not
uaille .i. comartha uaille, Corm. Y 979. not inchoisc, Sg.
3b17 (gl.nota elementigiven as definition oflittera).pl. na
notaáram, gl.numerorum figurae, 6b21 .nochan fuil uath
conid litir acht ata conid not tinfidh h is not a letter but a
45mark of aspiration
, Auraic. 3561 ,cf. 1231 (nod), 768 (noit).
(b) laterasignofcontractionin writing, ascribal compen-
dium: cá méd nod is cóir annsa scribneoracht? Ní annsa:
a trí: nod elaidhnech ┐ n. ¤ lethach ┐ n. ¤ nádúrdha, O'Gr. Cat.
91.13 (the three compendia given are illustrated resp. by
50 DNS=dominus,DS=deusordominus,P=pater):cf.
114.28 .nod`an abbreviation', O'Brien. Hence in fig. sense:ní
beag nod dá chur i suim a hint is enough, Content. xxvii 4.
ní beag nod dá chur i gcéill, Dánta Grádha xxx 10 .aicme . . .
nár aisig dham nod do chomhall cineáltais who gave not the
55least answer
, Hackett vii 6 .Nod leat, used like Lat.notâ bene
(but prob.subst., not verb) in scientific and other writings:
nod leat gu n-éxamlaigther na leigheasa note,bear in mind ,
O'Gr. Cat. 176.29. nod leat gur badh e Niall,etc., Rel. Celt.
ii 300.18 .

60 notaid v ā. (Lat.notare) marks,denotes: pass. pr. pl. notaitir,
gl.notantur [litteris], Sg. 28a11 .vn. berar hé co hescob na
cathrach dianotad `to be censured', Fél. 46.2 .Cf. nodleat,
possiblyimp.of this vb. (seenot).

notaire n io,m.(Lat.notarius)aprofessional scribe: notire, Wb.
65 27d16 .notairi Grigair nuim, YBL 165b38 .noiteir coitchenn
o udaras Imper notary general(=notarius publicus), AU iii
16.2 .

notairecht n f. theprofessionof ascribe (or notary): notaireacht,
Auraic. 5798 (in list of callings or occupations). Seenoiteoracht.

70 notal? noda nota . . . unde diciturnotal .i. not uaille .i.
comartha uaille hé, Corm. Y 979. Perhapsnpr. m.;cf. Notal
(= Lat.Natalis, name of a Roman pilgrim), Ir. Lit. 60.2 ;
Nattal, Gorm. July 31 =Natal, Mart. Don. July 31.

nóthe x pl.see2 nó.

75 ? notlach adj o, ā.ciasu file file neit .i. cia suí file in fili as Nede,
no in file notlach, LL 186b11 ,cf. RC xxvi 14 § 5.

notlaic n f.(Lat.natalicia, Ped. i 204 ).n s. nolaig, Laws v 396.
25 Comm. g s. notlac, LL 22a55 .nollac, Laws iii 492.12 Comm.
(phonetic).d s. rénotlaiccaird, Fél. Nov. 13 (nodlaigLB). Mod.
80 nodlaig,g s. nodlag:na nodlaige, O'Gr. Cat. 594.41 (scribal
entry of year 1733).
Christmas;Christmas day, either alone or in expressionn. ¤
mór great Christmas, in distinction fromn. ¤ becc(stéille)little
Christmas(C. of the star), i.e. theEpiphany; in these expres-
85sions the adj. is often undeclined.Latern. ¤ becccame to be
used for the feast of the Circumcision (Jan. 1), as in the Book
of Common Prayer (editions of 1608, 1702); the termNodlaig
Bheagis still current, being used in Munster of the Epiphany,
in Connacht and Ulster of New Year's day.i n-obli casc ┐
notlaic(leg.notlac?) ┐ cheṅṅcigis, Thes. ii 254.18 ( Stowe
5Miss. 65b ).in notlaic . . . Críst ó Mairi . . . génair, Fél. Dec. 25.
ciped laa forsa mbe notlaic mór nó notlaic stéille, Ériu ii 208
§ 28 =notlaic mor .i. epifania Domini nó notlaic becc nó
notlaic stelle, LB 203b52 (where the gloss is misplaced).día
tairridi notlaic steild the day after Epiphany, Mon. Tall. 30
10=an la d'eís epífania, Rule of Tall. § 96a .ó nodlaig mhóir
go féil Bríghde, Ériu i 80 § 10 (Leabhar Oiris).ó nodlaic mór
co nodlaic becc, Cog. 112.14 .o nollaic co feil Brighdi, AU ii
362.16(a.1282).adaig notlac mór, LL 22a55 .aidchi notlac
moir, RC xvii 365.17 .aidhce nodlaic mór, AU 1056. ota
15aidchi notlaic mair co hiarnotlaic steill, ZCP xiii 28.8 (nodlug
mor,notlac móir v.l.).go hoidhche nottlacc stell, Hugh Roe
18.21 (f. 5b) .fó nodlaicc mór, FM vi 1988.13 .du. etir dí
notlaic, Mon. Tall. 30. snechta mór eter dá notlaic, AU ii
290.22 . Meton. of a Christmas banquet:do chaith sé an
20nodluicc do roinnedh d'Aodh Buidhe, L.Chl. Suibhne § 39.