2 slisnech

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 2 slisnech or dil.ie/37969

n m.(orig. o,n.?) (slisiu) Collect.

(a) the scales of a fish : is iad so íostaoi . . . an uile ní ar a bhfuilid eiteach ┐ s.¤ annsna huisgidhibh (eiteach no lanna, ib. 10 ; sligneach, 1827 ) `what- ever hath fins or scales in the waters', Lev. xi 9 .

(b) Fig. scions, descendants : do ghlac fírmhisneach nach fann | slat do shídhshlisneach Sagsan, DDána 87.3 . pór glainshlisnigh . . . | ar bhfear daighmhisnigh Dáibhídh, 87.2 .

(c) Name of a type of literary lore: conid ann asrubart Find an s.¤ sedhaindeachta so (a series of riddles), ZCP xiii 270.1 . Cormac h. Cuint dixit an s.¤ sa, Gwynn Cat. 144.24 . fian- ṡruth Find, . . . | togla, tána tochmorca | slisnige, is dule feda | aera, rúne romera, (of the entertainments at an `oénach'), Met. Dinds. iii 20.239 .