†dechracht

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n ā, f.: budh he a nimeasargain gor chreath- naidhtheadar diosgarṡluagh ḟear nÉireann re fúaim a ndeac- racht ┐ a ndásacht TBC p. 547 n. 7 . = †deachracht fury or deccracht, q.v.

1 dechrad

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u, m. vn. of 1 dechraid.

I The state of being possessed by ungovernable rage, a being beside one's self, a raging . conattech Cúchulainn blegon furri iarna dechrad díttaid TBC 2415 (v.l. dhéchradh, Cóir Anm. § 149 ). for d.¤ raging, raving: ┐ a tenga ar foluamain re mét in imgabáil...a Birgad atá do thenga ar dechrad ná habair acht fír, Fian. 82. 28 .

II Wild, ungovernable anger, warlike rage, vehement fury . Often in a good sense = bravery . Only of persons. deachradh .i. déine fearg nó díbheirge, O'Cl. Frequently joined to such words as borrfad, búrach, dásacht, déine, ferc, lonnas, luinne, lúthbás, tairpthige, and the like.—ní fúaircifesa and fer rosásad...a déni ┐ a thairpthigi ┐ a dechrad TBC 359 YBL. LU 58 b 43 . LL 62 a 8 . scíth lim comrac dúib...do ṡotla su...┐ luinne ┐ anṡirce drús ┐ tairpthige ┐ dechrad do chéili .i. Conc. TBC 1149 YBL. LU 68 b 1 . táncatar fænnella fualaing fáiside (i.e. fo Ṡuibne) ri deachrad ┐ ri deallrad ┐ ri dúaibsighi na nDanar LL 409 a 3 (v.l. dercad YBL, MR 230. 12 . Stowe MSS as LL). roeirid- hedar...co feirg ┐ lonnus co mbrígh ┐ borrfadh la deachradh na feirgi fonnmoire, Anecd. ii 78 § 6 . Similarly Lec. 367 b 4 . in dechrad romór ┐ in luthbás ┐ in búrach roḟersat na Mirmidónda, TTr.² 1471 . ní foelangatar...an luthfás romór ┐ an dechradh roḟersat na banḟénidi forru, ib. 1697 .—Here possibly SR 6375 : atraracht Dauid iarsin. ┐ rochoisc a muintir. ba dechrad fo détgail dúir. do letrad étaig Sauil (or vn. of 2 dechraid II; one would expect decrad: letrad).

III Transf. of a play or an occupation: the extravagant or wild excitement with which it is exercised: robái Caur oc airbert gaiscid...frisseom ┐ nícon tetarrad béim fair (sc. Cúchulainn) la dechrad inna cleas TBC 1509 YBL. LU 73 a 12 .—Cf. dechraidecht.

IV A rushing forth in a state of wild fury: mórbrúth ┐ ferg ┐ borrfod ina láth ṅgaile oc dechrad dochum in chatha YBL 46 a 20 . TBC p. 720 n. 1 .

V Wrong or unsupported definitions.

(a) d.¤ `difficulty,' Contr.

(b) d.¤ `a shining or glistering; to shine or glister,' P. O'C. —wrongly concluded from such passages as: ri deachrad ┐ ri deallrad ┐ ri dúaibsighi na nDanar LL 409 a 3 . —O'R. and Macd. give deachair `brightening, polishing, brightness,' probably due to a mistranslation of the passage quoted by O'Cl. s.v.—Obs.

2 †dechrad

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u, m. vn. of 2 dechraid; v. 1 dechrad II.

3 dechrad

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u, m. A following , vn. of 3 dechraid: mac in goband cosin ṅgúal: assé a dúal dechrad (sic all MSS) dia ṡlicht let the son of the smith take to coal. It is his duty to persevere in the profession of his family LL 148 a 4 .—Not sufficiently supported.

1 dechraid

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v ā. Becomes furious with anger or excite- ment. Only of persons (of animals: dáistir).

A ACT.

(a) abs. with a pers. subj.: atracht in luan láith ass étun...co rodechrastar oc imbert na sciath LU 80 a 14 . TBC 1958 LU. TBC p. 375 n. 6 .

(b) abs., subj. conn, ciall and the like: na cneslénti bítis fo thétaib fria chnes arnacha ndechrad a chond céille tráth doficfad a lúth láthair TBC 1709 = LU 78 a 35 (ndecrad a chon nach a chiall).

B PASS. with imm: rodechradh ann im Throil ┐ noberedh báre cosna Grécu, TTr.² 1423 . is bec ná rodechrad imbi ac neurtad in chath- aigthi LL 401 b 6 . TTr.² 394 . rodechradh impu hic slaighi na sluag LL 405 b 50 . TTr.² 1148 . dollotar don chath. is bec ná rodásedh ┐ ná rodechrad impu LL 408 a 20 . TTr.² 1344 . —For the construction cf. dáistir.—Obs.

2 dechraid

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v ā-derivative of dechor.

I Marks out, dis- tinguishes : caide deocair etarru .nī. nosdeochratar a trí urluimi indsce BB 319 b 5 .

II Transf. decides, settles : aire a mét dechraim se de: bid drúi bid fáid bid file LL 210 b 25 . (ar us mo dheachramur de, Misc. Celt. Soc. 74. 29 , corrupt). dál do dechrad to settle a dispute or controversy: ba menic nodechrad dáil im chethraib naidblib Nabáil SR 6287 . —Cf. also dechraither , O'Dav. 1158 . —Obs.

3 dechraid

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v Like lenaid it is constructed with di.

I Follows, accom- panies, adheres or clings to: dalta romdechair cose ní beo i mbeathaid día éise may I not be alive after the fosterling who has accompanied me up to this day BB 410 a 17 . Transf. mona dhechradh dráidheacht dhe robadh aithreach dhó in éirghe if druidry had not warded him Duan. Finn 41. 50 .

II Adheres to, sets one's heart on. Rhyming with methlas: mairc decras don domun dían: is mairg methlas a mórpían ZCP vii 498. 12 ( Laud 610, 58 b 2 ).—VN. dechair, 3 dechrad, q.v.—Obs.

dechraide

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n rhyming with cethrame: ní bhái indea- chraidhe dunaidh: acht ceathrame do dháinibh BB 37 b 15 .

†dechraidech

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Forms: deaghchroidheach

adj o-ā : comairci a cheithri ndaltad nde- craidech MR 162. 2 YBL. But Stowe MSS read ndei- thitech, and decraidech may be taken = deg-cridech, mod. deaghchroidheach.

dechraidecht

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n ā, f. A derivative in -id-echt, a suffix spreading from dental stems and nom. ag. in -id (†dechraid, díchraid).

I Ardour, vehemence, bravery, valour , only of persons: léitmigi na llaech ┐ dechraidhecht na ndegdóine LL 230 b 48 . TTr. 1006 . ri fornert fer na Frigia ri déini ┐ ri dechraidecht clainni dathglaini Dardáin LL 239 b 20 . TTr. 1690 .

II = 1 dechrad III: co cualai nní...drongar na lúrigi ┐ imchommilt na narm dechraidecht na cless téteinmnech na tét LL 83 a 4 ( TBC 3311 ) = dechairdecht na cless LL 96 a 31 ( TBC 5075 ).—Obs.