séitid

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(a) trans. and intrans. blows, blows across, wafts : setir ┐ astoither oc imfolung ind oír promthi, Ml. 38d18 (of blowing a fire). moscing srathu sréid sergi sétid maige midglinne, LU 8669 ( FB 50 rhetoric). slicht a asna triana étach | bá léir dána séted gáeth, LU 647 ( ACC 23 Comm . ). gaeth . . . sétis de sen seol siar snímach, Anecd. i 52 § 18 . esnadh gaithe rodo seite | . . . | co hindsi naird, Snedg. u. Mac R § 22 . Pret. with suff. pron. clō .i. gaoth ut dicitur : Curchān tar sāl septais cló .i. setis gaoth, O'Mulc. 276 = septus (leg. sephtus), CIH ii 609.18 , iii 1070.40 (Dúil Dromma Cetta) = curcan tar sal sephthais cloth, NLI G 50 110 . do seit gaeth hi (sc. in bairc) a crich aile, Laws iii 424.17 Comm . sēitsidh (= séitis or séitid) . . . forsan tene, Anecd. i 73 § 209 = séitis cona anail co rolas an tene, RC x 88.15 (ICM). trefet .i. . . . tresa seiter teni, Laws i 144.2 - 3 Comm . sétis ind óibill, lassais in sopp, MacCongl. 15.20 . d'ḟoltaib na bhfhear ro shéid . . . in gaoth cugainn, Cog. 251.2 . co ro sétea a mmíasa uadib amal dulli darbri, TFerbe 92 . ná séid aoibhil gan ḟadúdh, Content. xxii 27 (a proverbial saying). seitid iar fir trena toin, O'Dav. 1561 . `sēit mo srōin' ar sé, Moling 38 .

Of blowing a wind-instrument: tárla . . . gur sheíd sé stoc, Judges iii 27 .

Of blowing bellows: séitter builg gabann acu fó'n coltar cur bo derg, SG 326.5 . ro seit(h)e sithbuilg sithi, BB 37b8 .

(b) blows out, expels, emits : con seideann sruth casracha teinead a taeb ant sleibi that he emits a stream of fiery hail, TTebe 1296 . fuil a croidhe 'na linntreach shéideas, O'Rah. ii 33 . séideadh na drithleanna dhínn | an béal ro bhiath an t-airdrígh, Aithd. D. 49.35 . seidfir uait spiorad na haithisi ┐ in mhi-dhochais, ITS xxix 173.36 . lé tabairt an ghrádhasa seídther an Sbiorad naomh uatha araon, Ó Héodhusa 24.18 (of the Holy Ghost proceeding from Father and Son). síatair (MS. siadair) denn do dinn 'dust is blown from dwelling-place' Ériu xvii 90 § 6 , cf. Ériu xxii 42 § 6 .

(c) fig. s.¤ incites, urges on, stirs up: séididh fúnn an chalainn chriadh, DDána 44.4 . séid fa ḟuighlibh na n-éigeas, Content. xxii 2 . doshéid an diabhal cogadh . . . idir cathruigheoiribh . . . na cathrach, Eochairsg. 112.26 .