lénaid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. lénaid or dil.ie/29896

Forms: leónaid, lénad, léonad, lénta, léonta

v (1 lén) cf. liúnaid, léiniud. Later also leónaid. impairs, injures, wounds: ro lénad nert Demuin `weakened hath been', Fél. Prol. 253 . lenaidh lógh a enech, Ériu xiii 15.20 (immedi- ate context obscure). len .i. bacail, ut est lenaidh logh n-enech .i. bacaid logh n-enech na flatha, O'Dav. 1162 (`a stopping ut est it hinders(?) honour-price') (`stains', Hermathena 1935, 64 ). o roscarsatar ar cuir / nachar lén, a Lucifuir, SR 1725 (here perhaps read len; cf. cid 'moatai diar lenamuin? 1722 ). lénfaid cach a chomaithech, co mera cach brathair araile, RC xxvi 40 § 207 (Imm. in dá Thuarad). ná rosléna cin i crí, Met. Dinds. iii 182.207 (`besmirch', Gloss.; lena, leno, v.ll.). ram lensatar ram lénsatar (sc. mo phecctha), Laud 610, fo. 6b (Plummer MS. notes). tescfaiter táib / leonfaitir lama, TFerbe 187 . co C. mac . . . Fintain, co tenid leonas ergala `that wounds battalions', Ériu i 116.15 . do chosnomaidh bain in beatha / ro leonamh lamh flatha, BB 34a1 . co raleansat co ralagaigset a cengail, TTebe 212 . rathuitseadar . . . a n-arm urnochta ar lár . . . ┐ ralenaid a lama na laeich, 950 . ní raibi ridiri . . . nar leon whom he did not wound, Grail 218 . do léanadh a séan, E. O'Rahilly 46.2 (of a house on death of three of the family). an chos do leonadh, Keat. Poems 1429 . don druing leóntar lé sláinte chorpardha, TSh. 8260 . a lasair nár leónadh (to a dagger), TD 33.14 . Vn. lénad, léonad. Part. lénta, léonta.