comram

Cite this: eDIL s.v. comram or dil.ie/11648

Forms: -am, chomrama, comruma, comraim

n ā, f. (com + rím; + rám, Misc. Hib. 28 . See also Ped. ii 602 ). Occas. with a d s. -am ( LU 3233 , LL 12602 , ZCP xi 108 § 1 , Arch. Hib. ii 48 § 12 ). Note also n s. in chomrama , LL 6224 ( ZCP xxiv 140 § 17 ). Cf. LL 385c16 . ? d s. comruma, RC xxiv 184 § 17 .

Contest, contention: triumph, victory : comrama et baga poil gl. bonum certamen certaui, Wb. 30d12 . tóxladh crib comhramha, Ériu xiii 23.9 . in gilla sa ata chomrama óenaidche so ule successful exploits, LU 9155 ( FB 89 ). dí ág inna comraime, 3229 ( SC 2 ). ? dia ngabat mo chom- raimse, LL 6150 . do chomramaib Laigen inso (title), ZCP viii 117 . atragat in dias aile / do derscugud chomrome, LL 4593 (cf. Ériu iv 100.y .). mór do chomramaib gaile ┐ gaiscid, Táin 2197 . do chungid chomrame, Sc. M² 16 . ? nī fiu cobraim fri fer marb, Fianaig. 12.z . oīnfer tairismi comrama frim-sa, Sc. M² 8 . racaithed in la re comram (comrim, v.l.) in cluichi sin `contention', TTebe 2255 . staoil is comhramha clann gCuinn, Content. x 10 (: foghnamha). iar na ccomhramhaibh `according to their deserts', FM vi 2208.11 . tathum comram cit[h] lam dūain 'I have preeminence (precedence?) by reason of my song', Éigse x 181 § 1 . do chinniud chomraime 'to determine supremacy (?)' Ériu iv 100 § 38 , Éigse x 190 .

As vn. oc comraim , Corp. Gen. 31.z . cid do-bérad a mac do ch.¤ frimsa? to fight with me, Sc. M² 10 . Predic. g s.: a hoidhed bá chomraime, Acall. 2215 . Attrib. for claidbeb comroma cliath, LL 376a1 .

See comrím.