lúatha(ig)id

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Forms: luathachadh, lúath(ug)ad

v (1 lúath). luathachadh, IGT Verbs § 106 (245.6) .

(a) Intrans. hurries, makes haste, goes faster : gor' luathaigh a anal his breath grew swift, CCath. 2955. ? gilla nār lūaithigh re lā, ZCP viii 227 § 10. Usually with pred. introduced by prep.: lúathaigh ort, ainic misi make haste, Ériu ix 2 § 5. DDána 88.36 . lúathaigheadh ar a obair `let him . . . hasten his work', Is. v 19 . luathaighthear leat ar an luibh `make haste to get that herb', Eachtra Uill. 462 . ionnus go lúath- aighdís orra `that they dispatch them', RSClára 78b . is i an umhla . . . do luathaigh ar m'eiserghi, Smaointe B. Chr. 4204 . luathaiget . . . cosan láthair cédna cona comtinól, Caithr. Thoirdh. 101.11 . tairb . . . da ṅgialland a gal, da luathaigend a lunni, LL 243b5 `hurries him on', TTr. 1981. luathaigh diafégad, Fél.² cxiii 4 (1) , gl. marosellaib soimle, July 4 . luathaid cach lib do lathair all hasten hither with you, Ir. Texts ii 61 § 38 . tar Cruachain / ann sin do lúathaigh Dáolghus, Duan. Finn ii 8 § 25 . go luathadhan . . . ionnbhúr ndiaigh, Trompa na bhF. 6856 . ar síodh is leis do luathaigh / feis nuachair Ríogh an ríchidh `the wedding . . . hastened our peace', A. Ó Dálaigh xxv 3. ? táinig crú Cais tar Chruachain / lais do luathaigh tú ar tráthaibh, IGT Verbs ex. 954. lúathaigh thoram, Ériu ix 10.127 .

(b) Trans. causes to hasten, accelerates, expedites : luathaigig si na haingil ithfirnd `expels hell's angels' (of hymnody), Lib. Hymn. 193.9 . luathaidh féin fear h'iomachair (poem addressed to a letter), Ir. Review 1913, 623 § 2 . roluathadh a chroidhe his heart beat more quickly. Buile S. 14.10 . is eadh luathaigis in cath / ferg mor ar h-ua A., MR 196.16 . do luathaig D. indebaid `hurried the attack', Celt. Rev. iv 210.10 . gach ni luataiges an gluasacht, Ir. Astr. Tr. 20.22 . co luathaiginn ligin na cuislenn . . . in t-adbur cum a dileghtha, RC xlix 43.y . luathaigh chughainn dod chongnamh bean- nacht, Ó Bruad. i 46.7 . With láma quickens one's strokes, fights more vigorously : do luathaigedur a lama, Fier. 236 n. 13 . gur' fosuighedh troighthe ┐ gur' lúaithighed lámha, RC xxix 130.1 . roluathaig a lāma ┐ robrostaigh na béimenna, ZCP xiii 213.3 . Note also: ro leathsad ro luathaigsid a dhoirrsi eisdechta, LL 409b6 (see lúamnaigid).

Vn. lúath(ug)ad. Cf. lúaite.