scacaid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. scacaid or dil.ie/36247

Forms: scacad, sgacadh

v (ON loan-word, Wortk. 148 , 189 ) strains, filters, sifts, purifies : athghlan, scag `refine, purge, strain', Eg. Gl. 34 . scag `strain thorow', 529 . sgactur do buain a sugha as, Rosa Ang. 296.23 . berbtur . . . ┐ sgagtur hi it should be boiled and strained, 86.18 . a thréoraidhthí dalla, sgagus an mhíoltóg ┐ shluigeas an cámhall, Matth. xxiii 24 . Fig. innus go sg[ag]adais na neoil an Firenach chuguinn sprinkle, shower, Smaointe B. Chr. 366 . sa bhráth sgagthar cionnta cáigh `the world's sins are sifted at Doom', Dán Dé xxxi 16 . do sgag-san é dá aindeoin `purified him (in) spite of himself' (of St Paul), vi 31 . scagfa mé amach as bhur measc na ceannairgthigh, Ezek. xx 38 , cf. xxxvi 25 . Of language, literary works, etc.: ainm na mbear- ladh . . . as ar sgagadh an ghaoidheilge out of which Gaelic was sifted (selected), MS. Mat. 549.35 . mar do sgagadh le Pádraic (i.e. seanchus na hÉireann) `has been expurgated', Keat. i 82.20 . a scríbheann dá sgagtha leam if I were to examine, DDána 3.5 . briathra an sgrioptúir do sgag siad, 34.12 . tar éis an sgeoil do sgag mé `after my story', PBocht 7.22 . sgol sgagthair `scholars in training', Magauran 3634 .

Part. scactha: oighidh Taidhg dhuansgagtha Dhoill of the polished verse, DDána 115.4 . sgríobhtha go sgagtha sgrú- duighthe, TSh. 718 , cf. 5250 . Of persons proved, tested : co raibhe sgagtha `durch . . . Prüfung', ZCP ii 352.7 . bheith sgagtha ó ghníomh is ó ghlór, DDána 3.12 . Caitir fhíona an ógh sgagtha `choice virgin', PBocht 14.5 . Verbal of necess. tabhair fós páipéar is peall | fám láimh ón sgagtha sgríbheann `whence writing is to percolate', Studies 1923, 597 § 4 .

Vn. scacad: sgacadh, Eg. Gl. 530 . uisgi eórna . . . arna sgagad strained barley-water, Rosa Ang. 86.2 . ag sgagad leanna, RC xiv 26.7 . Fig. madh ail leat do lochta fein do scagadh, ITS xxix 133.20 . lorcc na sein-leabar do lenmain go ham a sgagtha `till the time of their revision', BNnÉ 182 § 41 . d'eis a sgagtha do bhi an bhen | dalta mar í nior hoiledh trained (?), Ir. Texts ii 109 § 49 . mairg chaitheas dlús re dhalta | . . . d'éis a dheaghsgagtha, DDána 104.1 . lionn ionnsgagaidh, IGT Verbs ex. 402 .