imm-goin

Cite this: eDIL s.v. imm-goin or dil.ie/27864

Forms: imguin

v wages war, gives battle ; fights: na bríathraib ilib imgonm (imgonaim, imgonib, imgonaid, v.ll.; ? leg. imgonam) ar bélaib iltúath 'let us not fight each other with many words before many tribes' TBC Rec. I 1101 , Stud. Celt. vi 39 , cf. ZCP xlvii 59-60 . imúsdích immustecrathar imgoin airriu he avenges them, he protects them, he fights for them, LU 8293 (FB). imma- gonat oc cosnam a crotta, `they fight between them for possession of the harp,' Fianaig. 34.3 . folaid cōre fri fine cēn ni cria ... cēn ni 'mgona, Laws iii 54.4 , glossed : .i. cen co nderna imgoin he acht na raibh a nailsiudh imgona, 56.11 Comm. do cach fir imgona roi, v 418.14 . cia bo bidbu imnedach ni imgen m'oenur, LL 119a26 . di āg Medba Crūachan, ar imgeogain ar imtoin (?) mnā fria chenēl fadessin, ZCP viii 305.21 . ? rígaib imgenaiter deraga 'spoils will be fought for by kings' LU 5457 (rhetoric) , ZCP xlvii 59-60 . See imm-déni. Vn. imguin.

See also under imma n-.