carcar

Cite this: eDIL s.v. carcar or dil.ie/8226

Forms: charchair, carcair, -crach

n ā, later (SR) k, f. (Lat. carcer). asin charchair , SR 7322 . carcair f., g s. -crach, IGT Decl. § 185 . (a) prison, captivity, bondage : carcair, príosún, daingean, Eg. Gl. 113 . céin rongabus i carcair, Wb. 23b18 . 29d19 . óis carcre `prisoners', 28d30 . i cuimrigib et i carcraib, 30a22 . gaib do chuil isin charcair `take thy corner in the prison', Thes. ii 290.13 . secht mbráthre / dia ṁbo chroch Críost c.¤ , Fél. July 10 . dígail na carcrae, Ep. 516 . hi cacht carcrach, SR 3267 . triar oc ríg dia n-altram / gebend c.¤ cepp, LL 18642 . T. diumsach . . . / fuair glassu fuair carcracha, 17780. carcræ cen bidbada (n p.), Harl. 5280, 41b cited Meyer Contribb. a n-íchtar na carcrach, PH 300 . isin carcair coiméda, Stair Erc. 712 . i gcarcair námhad, DDána 31.19 . fo charcraib cairn (of dead), Metr. Dinds. iii 132.49 .

Extended applications: carcair na ngíall (at Dún na nGéd), FDG² 34 . c.¤ ifirnn, Wb. 32c13 . i carcair n-aduathmair n-iffirnd, LU 2749 . i mbroinn na carcrach úd purgadóra, TSh. 4475 . asin Libur Budi testo asin c.¤ i nArd Macha strong-room(?), LU 2921 . go carcair na n-arm, Dhá Sgéal Art. 475 ` armoury ', Gloss. carcair do chloich crūaidh cumhaing hermit's cell , ZCP i 64 § 93 . sel ic tabairt bíd do bochtaib, sel ic carcair (leg. i cc.¤) (of ascetic life), ZCP v 497 § 11 = BCC 436.24 . ra cuirit i ceppaib i carcrachaib ri cumrech (of boards) clamps , LL 30946 (TTr.). seacht m. ba . . . i n-a gcarcruib, ML² 35 `stalls', Gloss. i carcair comdlutha cliabain cage , MR 232.15 . tre carcraibh cumhgaibh `narrow passes', AFM v 1638.18 (see n.). In n. loc.: go Carcair na cCléireach, AFM vi 2196. 20 `the Narrow Road of the Clerics', note.

Compds. ? an charcarchuil caithtear lé a fiachaibh féin, Hackett xxv 24 . carcarphríosún na colla-so, Desid. 4836 .