lenab

Cite this: eDIL s.v. lenab or dil.ie/29890

Forms: lelap, lelab, lenap, lenab, lenam, lenb, lenbh, lenb, lenbh, lenab, lenabh, lenaim

n o,m. Earliest form lelap; later lelab, lenap, lenab, lenam, lenb, lenbh. lenb, lenbh, IGT Decl. § 15 . lenab, lenabh, § 16 . See ZCP xxix 303.

(a) infant, babe, child : lelup . . . nō lenab, Corm. Y 797. co ro derdrestar in lelap, IT i 69.23 ( Lg. 5 , leanamb, v.l.). rechtaid cách co lelbu, Tec. Corm. § 31.5 . cach cetlelap beres bean ar tus, Laws iii 38.17 Comm . bean teite [di tarr . . . ] .i. eiples iar mbreith lelaip, v 488.1 Comm . nó scréchaitís na lelaip, TTr.² 1875 . no renta do nert oc denam neich ar do lelbu, YBL 122b21 , 44 . in tan ropo lenam béc, LU 368 (ACC Comm.). cleirech na lenap (of St. Ultán), Fél. 200.1 . in l.¤ , 110.27 . macain .i. lenib na mban ro marb in Buide Chonaill . . . na noidin, Fél.² cxlii § 4 . or bam l.¤ ┐ or bam túalaing lapharthai, IT i 120.23 ( TE 5 ). lama lenaim , IT iii 77 § 43 (leanaibh, v.l.). bannscál . . . ┐ lenabb ina láim, Thr. Hom. 68.15 (= nóidiu, 20 ). iar mbreith in linim for altruma, Laws ii 146.3 Comm . lúth-clesa leinim gan cheill, MR 294.9 . leanb óc, Ériu ii 182.8 . mar brécthar séd a láim lenaibh, IGT Decl. ex. 706 (: Emain). sguir a leinibh dot méd meanma / beirid an t-ég lenbha leis, ex. 708 . ó aois leinb gus an lá a-niogh, Dán Dé xxi 31 (: fheirg). gér leanbh ar aois eighir Airt / nír ghaois leinibh a labhairt, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 60. 39 - 40 . tugadar chuige leinibh, do chum go mbean- fadh sé riu, Mark x 13 . do rug fós an dara leanabh, Mac Aingil² 2680 . an leanbh . . . ná an seanóir, TSh. 7646 . mnā ┐ leinbh gan baisteadh, Cín Lae Ó Meall. 39.21 . na mná ┐ na leanba, Jer. xli 16 . leanbh cíghe a suckling, PBocht 19.14 . leanabh cígh, DDána 17.1 (: beanadh). Note also: in saithe seng sen-l.¤ `this lithe swarm of grown children' (of warriors), Met. Dinds. iv 48.88 (: ragat recte regat).

(b) young man, youth, boy : a óigleanaibh, TD 1.25 (: ¤leabh- air). na cengail tú fein . . . ris na leanbhaibh bhes isin ord, ITS xxix 203.7 . ná peacuighidh a n-aghaidh an leinimh (sc. Ioseph), Gen. xlii 22.

l.¤ léiginn = mac léiginn: a measg na leanab léighinn, IGT Decl. ex. 709.

l.¤ Dé, l.¤ Muire, etc. freq. of Christ; leanb Muire dá lenta a lorg, IGT Decl. ex. 700 (: derg). ex. 704 (: ṡearbh). leanb Dé ón bhás mur do bhiodhg, ex. 703 . leanb Moire, Dán Dé xx 12 (: cealg). a Rí na ríogh / . . . a leinbh na hóighe, A. Ó Dálaigh xxviii 8 (: fheidhm).