dásachtach

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Forms: dásachtaig, dásachtaid, dásachtaig, dásach- taid, dásachtaig, dássactig, dásachtacha, dasachtaich, dásachtacha, -dásachtchu, dásachtach, derg-d., dian-d., er-dásachtach

o-ā, adj. deriv. from dásacht : mad, insane, furious ; subst. m. a madman, lunatic ; f. a madwoman.g s. m. dásachtaig, dásachtaid (Munster spelling), Laws i 44. 1 f.b. ; 268. 3 . a s. f. dásachtaig, Laws ii 406. 20 ; dásach- taid, 356. 28 . d s. f. dásachtaig LL 189a6 . n pl. m. dássactig Wb 12 d 36 (adj.) ; Laws iii 10. 18 (subst.). dásachtacha ML 138. 32 . PH 1820 (adj.). voc. pl. dasachtaich Wb 19 b 3 . d pl. and du. dásachtacha (adj.) LU 80 a 32 . MR 226. 7 .—COMP. -dásachtchu, Mil 60 b 2 . ADV. co dásachtach. —It translates Lat. insanus, insensatus.

I Mad, insane . nonne dicent quod insanitis, gl. ished asbérat it dássactig in dóine hísiu, Wb 12 d 36 . O insensati Galatae, gl. dasachtaich, Wb 19 b 3 . óir tairrngidh sé go dásachtach like a madman Bedel 2 Kings ix 20 . — mad, abnormally furious, rabid : dam dásachtach a mad (furious) bull, a mad stag, tarb dásachtach a mad bull. is andsin imidrubart forsin sluag amail rotharb ndasachtach dia tabar drochbéim, Ériu v 240 l. 149 . tanic Achil fó ṡluag na Moesiánda amal tarb nd.¤ (ndasachacht, MS) dia t. d., TTr. 729 . romgebsea ferg iarsin ┐ dongní daṁ dassachtach dím BB 454 b 38 . trí caoga daṁ d.¤ ITS vii 15. 10 . Transf. maic Feidilmid daim dasachtaich, Rawl. 152 a 33 . bó dásachtach a rabid cow: bennachais in mboin ndasachtaig ┐ ba cennuis iarsin amal chæirig, Lism. L. 100 . Three Hom. 8. 26 . ech dásachtach a mad horse, a fierce horse: for dá nechaib diana dremna dásachtacha LU 80 a 32 . METAPH. is truagh an daille ┐ an dorchadas doiléir dásachtach...thig don ṁeasgán ṁearbhaill úd (i.e. do choir na drúise), TSh. 154. 3 .

Subst. (a) dásachtach o, m. A madman, lunatic, one possessed by a demon, one upon whom the dlaí fulla has been thrown; a werewolf (?) CMCS xii 16 (dásachtach .i. fo tabar dlái fulla, Laws ii 46. 3 ; iii 12. 3 ) ; translating Lat. insanus and often connected with such words as bailedach, báith, dochonn, drúth, mer, óinmit. cuibrech dasachtaid securing a madman Laws i 268. 3 . ní bí in dásachtach fri æicṅdach (sic leg.) ar ní irmadadar, Wb 28 a 21 . ní gaibther athgabáil drúith ná dásachtaidh ná oin ná oinmiti ná haimbil, Laws ii 44. 1 f.b. lánamnas genaig mer nó dasachtach fri drúth nó dásachtaig, ib. 406. 19 . lánamnus genaige .i. doníther tre gen og mear nó dasachtach fri drúith nó dasachtaid, 356. 28 . báith bailedaig drúith dochuinn dasachtaig, iii 10. 18 . boí dá- sachtach isin tsléib nooirced na cuitechta quidam insanus Lism. L. 1528 . Todd L. v 80. 2 . Also of animals.—(b) dásachtach ā, f. A madwoman, a female lunatic : frí dasachtaig, -aid, Laws ii 406. 20 ; 356. 28 , v. above. cethrar do dháinib galair...duine abrachtach ┐ dásachtach ┐ dall ┐ clam, Todd Lect. v 26. 6 . Lism. L. 1440 quattuor aegrotae ...energumena. roinaitcestar spirut deamnata i naraile sruthmáthair...rogab in dasachtach sin for taircetal, CCath. 1060 . —A mad cow, a cow possessed by a demon: dástaigther immon ṁboin co romarb .v. bú aile .i. demon dochuaid inti. dodiussaig som dano na bú ┐ ícais in ndássachtaig, Trip. 12. 29 .

II Transf. of one who behaves like a lunatic, a wildly foolish or imprudent person; emphasised ér-dásachtach ; translating Lat. amens: sed nequaquam eritis tam amentes ut, &c. , gl. .i. ǽrdasachtaig, Mil 18 a 13 . a Ner lái uait na dóine dásachtacha so put away from you these fools (viz. Peter and Paul) PH 1820 . atbar dásachtaig fén iarsinni nat bí do réir Dé LB 212 a 10 .

III Beside oneself with anger, furious, violent; con- nected with allta, borb, dian, díscir, dreman, fíchmar, garb. Synon. with dreaman, For. Foc. 110 . Dauid dian dássachtach SR 5890 . in duine dian d.¤ , ib. 6236 . dá- sachtach (dásacht MS) borb díscir deanacht garb fíochṁar allta, Eg. Gl. 216 . ag dianasgnaṁ dona dúrṡlógaibh dásachtacha dochum Doṁnaill MR 226. 7 . rachoṁḟaic- sigsetar cách dá chéile co díchéill ┐ co d.¤ , TTr. 594 . echlach side diandreman d.¤ dona dígair debthach YBL 177 a 9 . badb díscir dian denmnetach d.¤ dúr duabsech, Cog. 174. 7 ; ib. 158. 9 . trí deichneabhair dhiana dhásachtacha dhá ḟóirithin ML 138. 32 . is borb dásachtach aneolach cech duine ón gentligecht PH 720 . a dhuine buirb dasachtaidh, LFl. 17 b 1. 8 . dá lenṁoin go díscir d.¤ , 23 E 26 p. 286. 27 . dám d.¤ RC xxii 45. 4 (probably subst.).—METAPH. co creitt uraird dírig drésachtaich dasachtaigh LL 189 a 6 (descr. of Cuchulainn's chariot). ...air na bhrosdughadh ┐ air na ghríosughadh le tuile dhásachtaig an drochṡompla, Donl. xviii 23 . Cf. RC xix 138. 6 .

IV In a good sense: filled with enthusiasm, spirited : urduil ind éin déin dásachtaigh risi ráiter in dreollan ZCP vi 284. 22 .

V Extravagantly presumptuous : má thig duine go dásachtach ara choṁarsain dá ṁarbhadh le ceilg, Bedel Ex. xxi 14 . dásachdach presumptuous, Lhuyd.

COMPS.: derg-d.¤ , dian-d.¤ , er-dásachtach.

Obs., but given in most mod. Ir. and Sc. dict.

dásachtaid

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Forms: dásachtaidi

n i, derivative from dásacht (cf. díglaid: dígal), translating Lat. furia. Synon. fúir, úir ( FDG 235 . MR 166. 21 ). pl. dásachtaidi the Furies : trí dásachtaide ifirn .i. Alecto ┐ Dissipone ┐ Megaera, CCath. 4179 .

dásachtaige

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n , f., abstract of dásachtach = dásacht.

I Madness, insanity : ┐ hícais in dasachtaigi, Todd Lect. v 48. 1 .

II Fury, fierce impetuosity . Of a fight: ri dasachtaigi na debtha LL 226 a 29 . le déine ┐ le dásach- taighe an deabhtha OT 52. 7 . Met. of a river: sruth aduathmar a rith fai...┐ atá dá dhasachtaighi (v.l. dhasachtaidh) nach láṁann bád ná long dul air RC xix 138. 6 . Cf. Donl. xviii 23 .—O'R. Dinn. Obs.

dásachtaigidir

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Forms: dásachtaigthir, dásachtaigthe

v dásachtaigthir g (dásacht), used like dáistir: d.¤ imbi he becomes mad, furious. dasachtaighther imorro im boin isin mbúaili .i. demon dochúaidh innti, Lism. L. 96 . pc. dásachtaigthe Lat. furiens: qualia uisa... furientium, .i. dasachtaigte, Thes. ii 4. 37 . — Later act.: rodhásachtaigh uime aṁail tarbh trodáin dia ttabharthar drochbhualadh CRR 96. 5 , v.l. rodhásachtadh (rodá- sachtad?).

Dascuir

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npr. m. D.¤ mac hIngardail BB 178 c 33 .

dasian

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n the Irish rendering of Gk. δασεῖαν (a s.), spiritus asper; Gk. ει, then, in the Old-Irish schools was pronounced as Ir. i. —in latitudinem .i. i ndasian .i. i mbucai nó lethit, Sg 3 b 13 . latitudinem in spiritu .i. i ndasian nó psilites , ib. 3 b 16 . sinistram [partem H litterae] aspirationis [notam habent] .i. dasien, ib. 17 b 5 . aspirationem ubique seruauit .i....ní comarscaiged dasien the spiritus asper has not been changed ib. 205 b 2 . digann ł dasian ('ie' corrected to 'ia'), ÉC xi 113 (Paris Latin 10290 13 b 23).

dass

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n a rick, a stack , v. daiss.

Dasson

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gen. npr. mac Dasson , Rawl. 155 a 39 .

dastaid

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v (probably a ghostword):ní rosribhlaingesdair C. beth ima brathbuille- dhaib … Lóich Móir ┐ dastaidh (conattacht LL) in ga bulga ar Lægh TBC p. 317 n. 1 ; ┐ d.¤ probably for ɔdasataid RC xxxvii 21 (conasattaig): he asked L. for the ga bolga.

dástaigidir

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Forms: dástaigthir

v dástaigthir g. Seems a contamination of dásachtaigthir and dáistir (dástair) or a derivative from pc.dáiste, †dásta. dástaight[h]er tra immon mboin coromarb cóic bú aile then the cow goes mad Trip. 12. 25 .

-dat-

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inf. pron. 2 sg. amal dundatmecetar su, Mil 106 c 11 . condatfil fo deilb Diabuil SR 1739 . inní con- datfil, Ériu i 68. 20 . indatómnach art thou afraid? RC ii 390 § 15 . See -dot-.