lesaigthe

Cite this: eDIL s.v. lesaigthe or dil.ie/30003

io, iā part. of lesaigidir.

(a) well cared for, cherished : féth láig lilicca lachtmair lessaigthi . . . Ni féth luric (an leg. lúirig?, ed.) fola lessaigthi . . . acht is féth meic mīal-tromma . . . mílessaigt[h]i, MacCongl. 93.18 f . fear na léine leasaighthe cherished, Aithd. D. 3.23 . Same meaning perh. in: leanta léirghlana leasaighthe, CMT 116 (but: `healing, improving (?), or perh. some technical meaning applied to beer', ed.). cu lubghortaibh lesaighthe `cultivated', Marco P. 12.73 .

(b) Of skins cured: croicne leasaighthe úan fána n-olainn, Rial. S.F. 319 .