dair

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Forms: daur, Daur, daro, dair, daro, darach, ralach, daro, dara, darach, darcha, dairrge, dairghe, dhíoṁora, dairgi, dairghe, Daurgabal, Daur-ṡaegul, dair-ḟid, dauruth, daur-gráinne, daurgráne i gráne darach, daurgráinne, dair-imme, dair-mag, dairmess, dair, daire, dara, darach, daraighe

n i & k, daur u, f., earlier neut. (?): dair nduillech, Ériu xxvi 83 § 14 . Daur, gen. daro, is the older, dair, gen. daro, darach the later inflexion ( Thurneysen 196 ). For the inflexion cf. rail, gen. ralach. In AU the genitive daro (in Cell Daro) continues to 918, after which dara and darach.

I An oak. quercus .i. daur, Sg 38 a 9 . is clí darach Moysi, Wb 33 a 5 . uath na darach cnú na darach ZE 260 . hec quercus. dair, Ir. Gl. 554 . quercus .i. in dair RC ix 240. 4 . gallus autoun ubhall duilli na darach, Arch. i 327. 20 (= H 3. 15, 48 a ). airigh feada dair coll cuileand &c. Laws iv 146. 21 ; 148. 18 (commentary). dair. cid dombeir [i]n-airechus hi? a meas ┐ sáire, ib. 148. 26 . díre ndarach, ib. 148. 19 . gabais Fergus...dair mór...assa frémaib, ScM. 18 (in ndaraig móir, Rawl., Hib. Min. 56. 7 ). tópacht and cétbunni darach TBC 563 . gráne darach LL 311 b 18 . na daire romóra secha táncamar, ib. 264 b 42 . masa dairi feda feirn as chaill chairn, ib. 265 a 27 . sech rennaib na ndairi, ib. 265 a 20 . ferand lán do dairib dairmessa, ib. 162 b 18 . ba tuairgain darach gho do dhorn(aibh) RC x 335. 14 . fidhbadh...ibair ┐ daraig móra i suidhiu, ib. 72. 2 . maer (i.e. móir) aen inna ndarach mór in gésca, ib. 74. 3 . mes ara dairgibh donnuibh, Acall. 343 . la dairghibh ┐ omnuibh ZCP i 390. 12 . co ndairghibh SG 346. 39 . ina ndarachaib, 299. 29 . robenatar dairbre glasdarach CRR 37 . acc dol i ndaraig i ndreim rothuit a daraigh i tein, Anecd. ii 27. 26 . dair dermair cen rúsc cen duille, CCath. 338 . eochrann darach derṁaire, ib. 336 . amal daracho dímóra, Aen. 187 . darcha (a pl.), Bucol. 40 . dairrge LL 308 a 15 . a dairghe (n pl.) dhíoṁora, Cog. 198. 28 . dairgi dainngne (n pl.) ZCP vi 279. 36 . dairghe (n pl.), Ériu v 60. 27 . co fuaratar cuais darach LB 247 a 50 . a dhair dhosach dhuilledhach B iv 1, fo. 88 a . PROV. nirbo hesarguin darach do dorn, Anecd. ii 72. 7 .

II Oak-timber, oak-wood (as material). Usually only in gen. clar ndara idir cach dí caomdai, Laws iv 304. 21 Comm. iana ┐ dromlacha ┐ dabcha darach, ib. v 94. 10 Comm. durrtaigi .i. durthech .i. dairthech .i. tech darach, ib. 102. 27 Comm. co ndernad tech ṅdarach di LL 280 a 20 . hi tech ndarach LU 19 a 17 . tech darach co tugi slinned FB 55 . lán a dá glac lais do lommanaib darach, ib. 81 . ...do dénam na cathrach. Mas do daraig...mas da licc YBL 124 a 8 = Ériu ii 22. 28 . buinne darach, Ériu v 62. 3 .

III The letter d. duir is o chrann rohainmniged BB 325 a 37 .

LOC. i nDruimm Daro .i. Druim Lias, Thes. ii 238. 14 . do Druim Dara bali atá indiú Druim Lias, Trip. Life, i 144. 18 . Ess Dara, Acall. 1511 . Cell Dara, ib. 693 . co sanctaib Cille Dara, Trip. 349. 1 . epscop Cille Daro AU i 40. 6 . abatisa Cille Daro, ib. 436. 5 . Áth na darach caime, Onomast. 67 . iarla Chille Dara, TSh. 152. 7 . Dair-inis Valentia Island : Mael Anfaid na Darinse, LL vi 51768 . Daur-mag, dair-mag, dur-mag, der-mag Durrow CRR p. 127 . Holder 1241 . Onomast.

PERS. Fadb Darach hua Omna CRR 18 , cf. Daurach. Daurgabal oak-fork LL 328 d 22 . g s. tri meic Daurgabail, ib. 328 upper marg. Daur-ṡaegul oak-age , ib. 23 .

COMPS. dair-ḟid, dauruth an oak-wood , see dair-fid. daur-gráinne: daurgráne i gráne darach an acorn LL 311 b 18 . daurgráinne, Rawl. 118 a 22 . dair-imme an oaken fence Laws iv 76. 17 . dairime isin -chaill, ib. 28 . dair-mag, v. supra. dairmess acorns, oak-mast . habundantia dairmesa AU i 236. 1 . co nimad dairṁessa ALC i 404. 28 . gairid in trét fo dairbri dairmessa LL 144 b 2 . ferand lán do dairib dairmessa, ib. 162 b 18 . dairmes do degmucaib, ib. 386 a 20 . mag lán dia dairmes, Lib. Flav. 27 a 2 . 44 .

MOD. dair, gen. daire, dara, darach, daraighe.

Dáir

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pn ( : sáim, LL iii 15979 ) indecl. npr. m. Darius . Nín Cir Dair LL 133 b 5 . Dair rí na Pers, Alex. 562 . Dair Mor mac Astiages, Rawl. 74 a 7 . dat. do Dair do ríg Rómán TBC 1874 Y. gen. mac Dair BB 6 b 36 . 12 a 54 . Lec. 342 a 28 . Cir mac Dair IT iii 69 . ib. 102. 41 .

Dair

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npr. f. D.¤ ingen Cathair Cháim BB 231 a 7 .

†dair

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n dartaid i crann nairidi do thein ┐ dair, Laws iv 312. 24 . Leg. dairt ZCP x 365-66 .

dáir

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Forms: dáir

n i. A bulling . ce brisit na cet[h]ro oca mbít dair, Laws v 156. 2 . fora mbi dair, ib. 7 . slán dona tarbaib ┐ dona reithib in ré suthain bít ac dáir na máine, ib. iii 232. 2 . tarb i naimsir dara, ib. ii 44. 6 . i 144. 4 . gein bes meracht in dara orro, ib. iii 232. 7 . biaid buar in domain dithoraid .i. cen lacht nó cen dáir LL 188 a 55 . iarna dáir (tair MS) don Donn Cuailnge RC x 222 § 14 . co tuc a óghréir .i. agh ndára cech trír a heifer in calf AU ii 76 . dair...na cethra, O'Dav. 741 . go ndearna bó do dháir, O'Cl. s.v. dart .

MOD. dáir. bó fé dháir (W.K.). Cf. dairid.

daírbé

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n (doír + 1 bé) a bond-woman . .x. ndairbé .i. ban- cumala, Ériu ii 3. 8 .

†dairbe

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ind Contr. LL 158 a 44 . A vox nihili; leg. dá airbe, Metr. Ds. iii 372. 87 .

Dairben, Dairbthen

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gen. npr. in campo Darben AU i 248. 16 . Mag ṅDairbthen fo mess muine LL 212 a 29 . Onomast. 517 .

Dairblinn

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npr. f. Fél. Oeng. 228. 5 : .iiii. filiae hIeir .i. Dairblinn ┐ Dairinill ┐ Coel ┐ Comgall (v.l. Darbelinn Franc. MS.). Darbellinn LL 364 f , v. Darbelin.

Dair-bran

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o,npr. m. LL 325 b 35 . Dairbran mac Dimae, Rawl. 155 b 17 . BB 197 a 50 . D.¤ mac Cuaingle 147 d 2 . gen. mac Dairbrain, ib. 147 d 33 .

dairbre

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Forms: dairbhre, dairire

n o; gender undetermined; collective meaning (II) points to neuter. Hogan's exx. CRR p. 193 insufficient.

I An oak, oakling (the passage CRR 37 does not establish a meaning oak-branches ). dairbhre .i. dair O'Cl. colpach ina mórgabla nó ina dairbri bega dairt ina craebaib, Laws iv 148. 24 . dodechaid sídi gaithi...coro sétea am- míasa uadib amal dulli darbri, TFerbe 92 (= LL 254 a 3 ). crothais dóib dairbre ndall LL 114 a 41 (= ScM. 21 , 30 ). dorochair in d.¤ dess (= dair Mugna in the preceding line), ib. 200 a 25 . gárid in trét fo dairbri dairmessa, ib. 144 b 2 . imda dairbre ardmessa, Reeves' Ad. 286 . in dairbri forsa ndesid in tén, Nenn. 216 . robenatar dairbre glasdarach illáim cech fir...┐ tuargabtar ria naiss na glas- gésceda darach sain CRR 37 . in dairbre fora ndessitar robai for crith cona ḟremaib a talmain, Tig. 1054 . édiud dairbri Breici dia brut BR 4. 26 . dḟácbáil a bruit ac Bearnos im dairbri mBreici mbuadhach, ib. 18. 15 . fa lomlan dainglibh uile cech duille im dairbribh Doire, Reeves' Adamn. 288. 20 . fuaim doininni fa dairbre, Anecd. ii 24. 7 . fo d.¤ nduillech, Acall. 1590 . Druim Lethet co llínmaire: dercain donna ara dairbhre (prob. plur.), Anecd. ii 24 , 14 . dos dairpri rúaidh B iv 2, 134 b = Fianaig. 14. 14 .

II A grove of oak-trees, an oak-wood , in place-names. rí Dairbre LL 127 b 50 = MacCarthy 164. 11 . do righ Dairbhri in daighsleibhi BR 74. 14 . do bhrú Dairbhri Ó Duibhni, ib. 46. 10 . Oilén Dairbri Valentia Island Cóir A. 32 . Cf. Onomast. 326 . BR p. 47 n. , 49 n.

MOD. dairbhre, dairire, in place-names.