cobarthach

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cobarthach or dil.ie/9811

(cobair)

adj I o, ā helpful: ? c.¤ cāich cet, Ériu vii 6 § 7 = foiritnech, 199 . an cing cabarthach clannlínmhar (of Finn), CF² 1251 . bíaidh . . . focal . . . an rígh cabharthach, 2 Sam. xiv 17 . cásg cobharthach, Hard. ii 383.2 . As sobriquet: U. mac D. / mheic Conchubhair chobharthaigh, Ériu v 66.18 . Adv. gu cabartach, Celtica ii 75.190 .

II As subst. helper : cabharthach chloinne hAdhaimh (of the Virgin Mary), ZCP xii 380.3 . cobharthuigh = saviours, Obad. 21 . cabharthach na n-anbhfann, Hackett² xxxviii 22 .