dathach

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Forms: brecc- dathach, craeb-dathach, drech-dathach, drech-dath, il-dathach, dathach

adj o-ā, derivative from dath in various senses of the word, coloured , &c. a long dingbhála dathach BR 84. 17 . ansad mís in nDaigia (sic leg.) dathaidh BB 19 b 38 . domun dathach the coloured world: dered domain dathaig, Fen. 302. 6 . sechnó an beatha domain dathaigh, Anecd. i 51. 4 . ar ṁainséar dhathach, Each. Iol. 52. 24 .—brecc- dathach vari-coloured : donídh Iacob bunnsacha bláithi brecdathacha BB 236 b 47 . fom bratachaib...brecdathacha MR 224. 4 . Of a salmon: bradán builidh brecdhathach, Cóir A. § 37 . craeb-dathach: clársceimelta...craebdathacha MR 224. 5 . drech-dathach: doruis dangni drechda- thacha TTr. 736 ; cf. drech-dath, ib. 1686 . il-dathach many-coloured , q.v.—MOD. dathach colouring, of many colours , Coneys. Dinn. HSD. Macd.

1 dathad

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u, m. vn. of dathaid. A colouring, a dye- ing, a staining . ar is in straif is tresiu ruamna ic dathad na ræt BB 309 b 29 . Lhuyd (dathadh and datham = dathaṁ). Coneys. O'R. Dinn. ; but no longer in use; Sc. dathadh HSD, Macd., still in use.

2 dathad

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n a bestowing, giving : dathadh .i. tiodhlacadh O'Cl. Lhuyd. A present or favour O'R., who also gives dath a gift.—Cf. Ds. of Ceilbe 49 (a 16th-century poem): mairg dodiult rena dathad: derbráthair a degathar.

dathaid

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v ā (1 dath) colours, dyes, stains O'R. VN. dathad, q.v.

dathaigid

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v g (1 dath). Colours, dyes, stains. fut. pass. 3 sg.: do colg dét dathfaigthir ZCP iii 257. 26 . pret. 3 sg. tuc fín dia athair im nóin dia rodathaig gním nécóir, Rawl. 72 a 29 .—MOD. dathuighim colour, dye, stain P. O'C. Coneys. Dinn., still in use; Sc. dathaich, Macd.—VN. dathugud, q.v.

dathaigthe

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Forms: dathaigid, dathaigthe

adj iō-iā. Coloured, dyed, stained Coneys. pc. of dathaigid. dathaigthe, Sg 65 a 15 . Cf. dé-dathaigthe, comdathaigthe.

Dathal

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o,npr. m. mac Dathail, Rawl. 158. 38 . LL 326 e 23 ; ib. 19 f.b. ; 331 c 51 . mors Dathail episcopi hui Duibleni AU i 306. 13(A.D. 816); cf. 1 dath (dath: Dathal = cath : Cathal) and Dath-gal, Dath-gus.

dathamail

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Forms: daithemail

adj i, daithemail, derivative from 1 dath and 2 daith.

I Coloured : HSD from MSS; no instance from Ir.

II Of a fair complexion or colour; fine, handsome, beautiful, comely, graceful : datta .i. dathaṁail, O'Cl. do drechaib digraisi dathamla MR 114. 20 . Frequent in Mod.-Ir.: dá mairfeadh an dís dathaṁail (of Diorraing and Oscar), Oss. i 70. 17 . moluidhsi an tighearna...óir is dathaṁuil ┐ is aoibhinn a ṁoladh, Bedel Ps. cxlvii 1 . Cf. 1 Cor. vii 35 . Often said of girls: bean bhreagh dhathaṁail, Séadna 51. 21 ; 82. 9 .—Lhuyd (datheṁail and dathaṁuil pleasant), P. O'C. O'Br. O'R. Dinn. ; Sc. dathail, HSD. Macd. M‘Alp.

dathamlacht

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Forms: daithemlacht

n daithemlacht ā, f. abstr. of dathamail. Comeliness, gracefulness; majesty : daitheamlacht .i. mórd- hacht, Eg. Gl. 236 . dochuir an caipín sin ort a ndathaṁ- lacht go mór tú, R.I.A. 33 L 39, p. 152. 22 . atá glóir ┐ dathaṁlacht ós a choinne. atá neart ┐ scéiṁ iona ṡanctóir, Bedel Ps. xcvi 6 . is glóir ┐ is dathaṁlacht a obair, ib. cxi 3 .—dathaṁalachd, dathaṁlachd honour, respect, decency , Lluyd. Con. O'Br. OR. Dinn. — Sc. dathaileachd, Macd.

dathamlae

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Forms: dathaṁla

n , f. abstr. of dathamail. dathaṁla likeli- ness, comeliness, gracefulness P. O'C.

dathamnas

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Forms: dathaṁlacht

n u, m. = dathaṁlacht O'R.; formed ana- logically to dathaṁail (dathaṁlacht, dath) on the model of flaitheaṁnas: flaitheṁail (flaitheaṁlacht, flaith).