dúnaid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. dúnaid or dil.ie/19232

Forms: dúinid, dúnsit, dúntai, rodhuinti

v later also dúinid (dún) pret. 3 pl. dúnsit, Ardm. 175b1 ( Thes. i 496 ). Part. n p f. dúntai, Ml. 46a9 . IGT Verbs § 41 .

(a) shuts, closes: dúntar ind leas, TBC² 514 . robatar ind liss dúntai, Im. Brain § 1 . dúnais an grianán, i 65 . it ur- slaicthe doirsi neimi dó ┐ it duinte doirsi iffrinn fris, ZCP v 498 . iffern rolínsib, nem rodúnsib (= rodúnsibar), LB 141a46 . nododunfaidis (nodunfaitis, v.l.) flaid nime, Anecd. iii 27 . amal dúnas Éli a lebur, LL 281a24 . rogab att in n-ingin ┐ rodún a comlaich, 200a37 . do dhuin a rosc, BB 7b56 . do dhun a dorn clenched, ZCP vi 49 . ga fá ndún a dearnuinn round which he closed his hand, 3 C 12, 67.18 . With FOR (AR) of pers.: dunaid a tech furri shuts herself up in the house, Ériu v 209 . an ecclais dunta fuirre, Arch. iii 308 . rosuigidedh i n-araili tealchoma . . . ┐ rodunad fair in telchoma, YBL 165a36 . dúintir Leithlinn ar Laignibh, 3 C 13, 712.18 . Fig.: is é riom nach dúnfadh a dhealbh would not shut his counten- ance against me (i.e. refuse to welcome me), Ó Bruad. ii 258 . dúnta faoi pheacadh, Galat. iii 22 . Cf. ardúnfaiter cride, LL 294b5 . Rarely intrans.: sáthad deilg . . . i n-álad beoil deirg nar dhún, O'Gr. Cat. 449 . gur dhúin sé ar Eóin a bpríosún shut John up in prison, Luke iii 20 .

(b) Med. blocks, obstructs: dunuid ┐ toirmhisgid sibal na spiorad (of humours), 3 C 19, 91rb5 . folmaigenn adhbar na heaslainte reime ┐ dunaidh ana dhiaidh (of a medicine), 23 P 10, 143ra27 .

(c) joins, clasps: rodunastair na dod-lamha um cael droma an allmuraig, CF 357 ; 342 (rodunsat), 969 (ro dhunadar). dairghe duinte gan dluighe joined without a chink, Ériu v 60 . malaidhe dubha dúnta brows which meet, Corp. Astron. 82 .

(d) closes, ends: in prosody techn. term for ending a poem with repetition of the opening word or syll., cf. 2 dúnad (b): ni dleghait seoto sona | cach duaine na ba dunta (poets) deserve no rewards for any poem that is not properly closed, Auraic. 2218 . rosdunsabair, 2186 .

Part. as adj.: nach fuilet na póire rodhuinti , 3 C 19, 15va17 . mar daniter ranna na cethardula . . . co daingin duinti compact , Ir. Astr. Tr. 60 .

Vn. 2 dúnad.