loittid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. loittid or dil.ie/30592

v (lott)

(a) Of objects, injures, spoils, destroys : ro luited ind scīn co nāb ālaind īarnamarach, Corm. Y s.v. Mugheme (p. 76.13) . set aine ro loitestar, Laws i 160.8 Comm . aith- ghin i[n] ne[i]ch ro loitedh do[n] athgabail `the part of the distress which was destroyed', ii 10.8 Comm . da loiter e ina focend `if it be injured in the ear' (of corn), i 172.10 Comm . sathach . . . ina loitfídhe fíon ann, Párl. na mB. 1171 .

(b) Of land, territory, buildings, devastates, lays waste, destroys: tria brichtu . . . no lúited in mathair cach maigin, RC xv 311 ( Dinds. 18 ). longport . . . as ar loitedh tuatha ┐ cealla Teabtha, CS 142.24 . ro loted leo . . . Ardmacha, Cog. 28.6 . gurro loitseadar in mainistir, O'Gr. Cat. 7.26. an chlaguirneach thig d'urchar loitionn sí na guirt, Párl. na mB. 1187 .

(c) Of persons, wounds, slays, injures : is í ro loited is tír, LU 10686 (TE). ro loitt in gaī féthi do brāgat, Sc. M § 14.8 ( LL 13171 , ro gonad feithi do bragat, v.l.). Colmán . . . / cen troit . . . / rod loitt Locan, LL 15833 . ro loitedh (sic leg.) Dunlaing . . . conidh de robadh marbh, Cog. 208.6 . ro-tus-loitt im a n-ór plundered them of their gold, Alex. 1091. mac in chruittiri fón cruit / issed nachassluitt malle `that does not harm either of them', Ériu ix 49 § 30 . nā ramloiti . . . aslach demna nā dāine, iii 31 § 21 . rolot loscend in n-ingen, TTebe 784 (ro loit, v.l.). mairg do loitfeadh láimh eadruinn `it were a pity for any to hurt his hand (intervening) between us', Studies 1921, 589 § 6 . an mēid do loiteadh is beg . . . díobh nach bhfuair [bās] sna fāsaoibh, Cín Lae Ó Meall. 42.21 . Fig. lottid mór in droch-comairle, LL 283a11 . mór loites lucht an indluig, Ériu iv 212.1 . do loit ar mean- main `it has wounded my heart', Studies 1921, 418 § 8 . ón ló do loiteadh bhar bhfuil / i ndán Torna, Content. xxix 5. loittear an aithrighe lé gaoith ruaidh na glóire díomhaoine, TSh. 9134.

(d) Fig. violates (a rule, etc.): mad nech bed daltae duit-siu ┐ nád loititis béssae, Trip.² 2901 . acht mad aes braith . . . / no ṡlebbaire loittit smacht, SR 3483 . is fer truag . . . loittes a gessi féin, LL 13727. ? Englecc Loga nár loit labra, 16569 .