manaís

Cite this: eDIL s.v. manaís or dil.ie/31516

Forms: mánaís, mánais, manaís, manaís, manaise

n i, f., mánaís, LU 5136 ( TBC² 652 ), mánais, TBC 5403 , 5180 , cf. 3606 , 4360 , but manaís, 1285 , cf. 3612 . manaís, IGT Dec. § 13 (p. 66.3) .

A large spear with broad head and sharp point , see Joyce Soc. Hist. i 109 ; a `trowel-shaped thrusting spear ', O'Curry Man. and Cust. index . For a discussion see ZCP xix 324 . manaois .i. sleagh, O'Cl. manaois sen-ainm sleighe righ, For. Foc. 48. manais lethanglas for crúnd midṡing i lláim cech fir, TBC² 10 , cf. 2840 . manais brefnech [bréfech LU], 1158 . dia not-airle monais [mánaís LU] mo phopa Conchobair as mo laim-sea, 652 . dober-sa mo láim fón manais murnig Conchobair, TBC 1285. erchor do m.¤ móir lethanglais, TTr.² 730. manaois mhuirneach mhóirleabhair, ML 140.28 . pl. noí manaise , BDD 116. tri mánaisi mára, LL 266b3 = MU 30.22 . a mmuinighin a manaisi ┐ a llaigen, CCath. 5820. go manaoisibh moirleabhra, FM vi 2126. Carried on the back: manaois . . . ré hais a gualann, Todd Lect. iv 72 § 23. dairedha . . . do mhanaisib druimnechaibh re gelguaillip curadh os a cennaib, CCath. 5347.