séitrech

Cite this: eDIL s.v. séitrech or dil.ie/37017

adj o, ā (séitir). See Thurn., ZCP xi 310 § 6 . vigorous, energetic, sturdy, strong : ic dul seta ba setrech, Rawl. 76b27 . lasin slúag sonairt s.¤ , LL 225bx . sétrech cech saigthech, Tec. Corm. § 15.25 . corop suntaich ar sen-eich, corop séitrig ar serraig, CRR 6 . nimthasa ní do bhéarar lat acht mo bheannacht ┐ má bhéis i n-aicci cach bráthar dhuit combadh séidreach (a dying father to his youngest son), Leb. Cert. 200.21 . basa setrech saithech ┐ bá maith mo snám, LU 1352 (H). maro chloí denn rí s.¤ if a powerful king has changed colour, TFrag. 200.1 . cidh seitrioch foruair as can anmain foraccaib though it found him vigorous it left him lifeless, CCath. 5608 . Cf. Stair Erc. 1500 . tuc sádhud sétrech sircalma ar in ingin, cor' deghbris a cridhi, Acall. 6035 v.l. cocad saegtech, setrech, Cog. 100.25 . a reachtaibh seabhach (sic) séitreach sárlúthmhar, Atlantis iv 196.1 . céile séitreach slán, DDána 67.16 . isna seicneadhuibh sēitreacha searbhróna do ficheadh do chēin, Cath MT 501 . sruth seitreach, sirlaidir, ZCP vi 102.23 . tig séideadh séitreach do ghaoith na n-árd, Keat. Poems 553 . Superl. in dream . . . as seitrige coisenas iat a llos na n-arm, CCath. 5490 .

Folld. by gen., by DO or FRI, strong (enough) to, capable of: ferais Mani tri crechta aidbli fair, ┐ nír bo ṡétrech comlaind . . . iarsin `kampffähig', TFerbe 423 niptar seitrigh a ndigalta i n-aimsir sidha, CCath. 1104 . ni ba setrech do chomorad cluichi chest na curaid isan uair sin, TTebe 2501 . ni ba seitreach . . . A. . . . fri tomailt bid, BB 497a26 . ni ba setrech re himurchur n-airm in fer sin, TTebe 1380 .

Adv. ro gabsat co setrech ┐ co ferda in tech co mmatain ┐ ní deochas forru ind, TFerbe 340 . dentar . . ., for Poimp, treoraiged in tsliged co seitreach remainn, CCath. 4768 . ro gabsat co sandtach seitreach ic ascnum in mormara, 2651 . do congaib lorg go setrech ar na sluagaib, Celt. Rev. iv 208.20 . do suidestur ar Fiad Ratha Cruachan co setrech sirchalma, Ann. Conn. 1309.3 . la siansan . . . na sruthann ac siledh co seitreach, Stair Erc. 785 .

In Laws. ráth s.¤ a competent security (?): raith seitrech, O'Curry 2452 ( Eg. 88, fo. 37a ) = O'D. 573 ( H 3.17, col. 442 ).