1 rigid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 rigid or dil.ie/35285

Forms: ririss, reraig, riastar, riastar, recht, rechtae, rechti, rige, rigfet, rigfidir, reraig, rigthe, rige

v s-fut. 3 s. ririss, ZCP xii 235 § 53 , 237 § 58 , 238 § 64 (B. in Scáil). redupl. pret. 3 s. reraig, Thes. ii 340.2 , 341.2 . Pass. subj. pr. 3 s. no riastar , Laws v 152.16 Comm. ? nos riastar , RC xii 90 § 107 . pret. s. ro recht , Ml. 20a23 , 39c11 . part. rechtae, Ml. 39c38 . pl. rechti, 20a23 . vn. rige.

In Mid.Ir. commonly treated as a weak vb. with b-fut. (3 pl. rigfet, Cáin Ad. 11 ; pass. rigfidir, SR 4727 ) and s-pret.; the 3 s. pret. reraig however continues long in use in poet. style in sense (b); part. rigthe.

Pedersen, Vergl. Gram. ii 592 , 593 , distinguishes two different roots reg-(rig-), (1) `bind' found only in compds, e.g. conrig; (2) `stretch'. The exx. given under (b) below seem more akin to the former meaning; see also (c) and the vn. rige.

(a) stretches, distends : gl. expandere, Ml. 39c11 , distendere, 39c38 , 20a23 . rigid-som a láim co L., FB 82 . ro rigi a láim, 86 ( LU 9107 ). ro reraig Noe uad a láim, SR 2573 (rirorig MS.). ro rergedar . . . a lama dia saigedbolgoib, BB 432a9 . rigset lama dia claidmib, TBC² 2186 . CCath. 2118 . tuinech torachta ros rig im thalmain, SR 191 (of stretching the heavens to encompass earth). alanuair rosriced aroile nos imairced amail bolc ngobann used to distend itself . . . to con- tract , Laws i 72.17 . torrach . . . .i. ro racht a bru immon ngein, Corm. Y 1264 . rí ro reraig . . . cóic bliadna déc . . . do forcraid for a saegul who added fifteen years to his life , SR 7237 . niro rigius reim dar recht I have not unduly lengthened , LL 143a35 . Cf. coic cét rig rán regtai rainn the stanzas stretch it out , i.e. set forth at length (?), SR 4015 (= regait-i?). maidid for Ultu . . . regair in ruac co Glenn R. the rout is extended , i.e. reaches to Glen R. , Rawl. 142b28 . no rig . . . a tor dithoghluidhi dia anacal `gets him into', Marco P. 10 . Of lengthening vowels: omnes uocales produci . . . po[s]sunt . . . .i. co caemnachtar co regdar, Auraic. 1077 .

(b) directs; controls, subdues, rules ; for transition cf. reraig iarum a carpat fo thúaith directed , Hy. v 51 . doceir Cú . . . reraig buidne, LL 121b42 . reraig Herind ardrí Molt, 43a18 . reraig Bresal bith [m]buaibthech `beherrschte', Ält. Ir. Dicht. i 17 § 6 ( Rawl. 116b18 ). imratar muncind, rergatar Scithia, LL 14b32 = BB 42a45 = rerdator, Leb. Gab. i 278.6 . reraig roi . . . for macc Loṅgsig `he fought a field against' (? won a battle ), Arch. Hib. ii 56 § 23 ( LL 182b10 ). ririss roi Locha Lebind, ZCP xii 237 § 58 . ririss giallu Cairnd Lugdach will exact (?), 238 § 64 . bantracht . . . na cíchloisc[th]i ro rergatar in nAssia móir . . . co slait ┐ . . . indriudh who had invaded , TTr.² 57 = réraigsetar, LL 223a19 . riris goí cloifid fīr, LL 119b50 . Intrans.: ard húa Canaind . . . ro-trén-reraig co ron- dedaig Aed Ailig ruled in strength till A. crushed him (?), LL 184b11 ( Arch. Hib. ii 74 § 65 ). batar rechtmara na rig rergaiter remi isna cathaib sin who had previously commanded (?), Alex. 633 .