room, interior space
: in follg. exx. appar. used of the
hold or interior of a sailing-vessel.
rainic a cenn ┐ a colann i
rumh na rata . . . i raibhe,
ro tuitsetar . . . i ruma
; `on the floor of the raft' Stokes in both exx.,
deriving it from O.N. and A.S. rúm; the ratis of Lucan rendered in Irish by raith seems to have been rather a flat-bottomed boat or punt than a raft (see the description in
Luc. Phars. iv 420 fg.
ruchtgal na rúm ica ruth,
, `the rumbling of the hawsers'?). ro suidighset a
longa . . . ┐ ro lasat a rama uili ina rumaib `put all their oars
in their places' (?