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2 saerda

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 2 saerda or dil.ie/35904

adj io, iā (2 saer) artificial, conventional (opp. to aicenta), gen. of words employed in fig. or metaphorical sense: fid acenta ┐ fid s.¤ : fid aicenta fid na caille, ┐ fid s.¤ fid ind ogoim, Cóic Con. Fug. 25.3 (cf. Auraic. 396 = 2816 ). ferinnsci aicnid, is e in fer: ferinnsci s.¤, is e an neam. Baninnsci aicnid, is i in bean; baninnsci s.¤, is i in chloch, 595 (natural and grammatical gender). alt s.¤ . . . alt aicenta, 910 . in chonar aicenta . . . conar iarsa n-imthiget doine, ┐ conar s.¤ in chonar fugill (i.e. path in lit. sense and way, procedure of judgement), Cóic Con. Fug. 25.2 (= 61 § 145 ). laithe s.¤ an artificial or working-day (of 12 hours) opp. to l. aicenta (of 24 hours). lá alone in Laws always means l. saerda (Thurn.): láithi aicinta ┐ ceithri laithi s.¤ , Laws i 252.33 Comm . (reckoned as 5 days in Senchas Mór, but as 1+4 halves = 3 in Heptads). da laithi aiginta ┐ tri laithi s.¤ , v 62.11 Comm . (i.e. 2 natural days and 3 half-days = 3½ full days). tricha láithe isin mis .i. da lá déc aicenta ┐ ocht la déc tsaoerrda ar naoi laithe aicenta, O'Don. 510 ( H. 3.17 c. 414 ) i.e. (12+9 =) 21 full+18 half-days = 30. laithi aicenta ┐ da laithi soérda isin tresi sin `one full and two work- ing days', Ériu xi 46.18 . So with other units of time: cona tri mi aicenta ┐ .vi. mi ths.¤ thic dib sin . . . ┐ leith-bliadain ts.¤ sin, O'C. 238 ( H. 3.18, p. 132 ). caire saordha metaphorical cauldron, title given to a brehon, O'C. 2268 ( Eg. 88, f. 20a ).

See saírdid.