druimne

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n (druimm)

(a) back: duibithir d.¤ daeil, BDD § 2 , cf. TBC-LL¹ 5550 (St.), SG 251.18 . fria druimni dúile, ZCP iv 33.1 . for drumni daim, RC xxvi 28 § 112 . ní hécosmail aicnedh | dá eoch 's d'fior a dh.¤ his horse and him who backs him, O'Gr. Cat. 488.7 . crios do dhruimnibh an mhíl mhóir, Duan. F. 22.5 . Transf. of a stone cross: do cheathra d.¤ donna | leathna cuibhdhe codroma sides (faces), DDána 65.6 . ocht nd.¤ cacha flesci (of a rod used for Ogham inscriptions, cf. druim(m)), ZCP xiii 373.29 (but perh. in meaning sides ).

(b) elevation, ridge, hill: d.¤ a ndergthar gái (of Arran Isle), Acall. 341 . oen telach . . . nó nói ndrumni, Fél. 158.10 = nóe ndromanna, 9 ; .ix. nd.¤ , Fél.² cvii . im na trib druimnib . . . .i. Druim Classaigh, etc., Lec. 30b4 . buidhni bar[r]chasa | druimni duarcusa `stern ridges' (of serried ranks?), BS 100.4 . In n.loc. (for Druim) D.¤ Breg, ZCP iii 241 § 38 . See Hog. Onom. Extended applications: ós druimnib daire top of a wood, Metr. Dinds. iii 270 . co mbói in loch fo luimnib de | ina druimnib ridges, wavelets , 272 . ri rán rodluig riasin slúag | a druimni dogba dubrúad (of Red Sea?), SR 4046 . Of raised metal-work, etc.: claidem . . . cona mindruimnib mineccair do snāth óir imma urdorn, CCath. 4690 , cf. KMMisc. 170 § 12 . dergbocoit . . . co tuaghdruimnibh airgid fair, IT iii 186.5 .

(c) Fig. uses: Cuchuimne | rolēgh suithe co d.¤ | a l-leith n-aill . . . rolēici C. read knowledge up to the ridge (i.e. half-way through), AU 746 ; cf. AFM 742 , ZCP vi 2 . condaróis iar téchtu | inna dréchtu imm d.¤ until thou hast reached the end of thy studies, Imr. Brain i 52.22 . d.¤ súithe ` summit of learning ', name given to certain metres forming part of the last year's course for a bardic pupil, see Thurn. IT iii 119 . druimní suithe . . . atat da ernail furre, 96 § 150 . druimmne súidhe, 31 ; cf. 64 § 131 , 96 § 151 . Of a person: Crimthan . . . drumne dor milib (leg. d'órmílib?) molta, LL 45a22 , MS. Mat. 484 , RC xxxvi 262 § 1 .