desruith

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n judge (?): dessruith .i. brithem, unde dicitur a mBrethaib Neimeth: desrith fīal filidh, Corm. Y 436 .

deṡruithid

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v (deṡruithigidir?) cf. Stokes, O'Dav. 639 (deṡruith) degrades, diminishes: atat ceitheora sabaid tuaithe no-da- desruithethar (sic) i mbecaib, Laws i 54 = nododesruidhter, O'Don. 491 ( H. 3.17 396 ) `who degrade themselves', Plummer MS. notes. Cf. Laws v 458.20 .

dess

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Forms: deas, dessum, tes

adj o, ā.

(a) right (as opposed to left), dexter: deas (gl. dexter), Ir. Gl. 386 . for láim deis, Bcr. 19c2 . alleth o laim deiss gl. dexteram eius partem, Sg. 17b2 . i noxil in tuib deiss of the right side, Thes. ii 254 . co súilib dessaib (: chennaib), SR 3671 . inna ndornaibh dessaib, Ériu ii 130 . a lámh dhes is a chos chlé, Acall. 1539 . in fath . . . ara n-abar cle seach deas, Lec. 533a31 . smitt a cluaisi dessi, PH 3115 . ocht cét lām ṅd.¤ do imdibe, LL 123a54 . na láma desa, Reg. San. Col. xxi . bean- nacht na láimhe deise, TSh. 272 . Hence as subst. ā, f. right hand, right-hand side (lám being understood): tria deis, Tur. 142 . for Dé deis, SR 1497 . Hib. Min. 10.323 . bith dia deis hi flaith nime, Trip.² 284 . réidig romainn . . . for do deis, Met. Dinds. iii. 40 . ? ar des rig is ruirech, TBC² 2269 . suidh- imse ar deis dreagain T., TD 11.101 . manais . . . ina deis, TBC² 3305 . a chlé fri muir n-Icht, a d.¤ fri bruig mbuan-B., Met. Dinds. iii 190 . deis fri Banba, bél fri Bóin, Ériu iv 92 . a d.¤ fo-thuaid fri fuined His right northward towards the sunset (Christ on the Cross), PH 3321 . ná findad do chlé a ndingne do deis (leg. dess), 6081 . cor duinndeise fad ghruaidh a blow on thy cheek from the right hand (?), TD 3.41 . Combined with 1 s. pr. aff. dessum on my right, to right of me: Crist dessum, Crist tuathum, Thes. ii 357 (Hy. vii). Dia tuathum . . . Dia dessom, Hy. vi 2 .

(b) south (the s. being on the right to a person facing east). As prep. south of. In Mid. Ir. usually tes on the analogy of tuaid, tuath: i nDruim rig tes Taltin tréin, RC xxiii 312 . des Almain south of A., RC xxiv 54 = TFrag. 42 . i n-iath Cairpri des Bóinn, Rawl. 158.2 = ZCP viii 333 . des maig Midi (sic leg.), Fél. Prol. 226 . Cf. Desgabair (= s. of the Gabar). Note also: do deiss Danuib s. of the Danube, LL 136a33 (cf. tuaith Benna Bairche n. of B.B., Hy. ii 29 ). See O'Rahilly, Early Ir. Hist. and Myth. 462 . In various advbl. phrases: andess from the south, northwards: dolluid andes for Beluch M., IT i 106 . ro faith a ndeas, Todd Nenn. 138 . With FRI from the S. towards, hence to the south of: ruind aness (= frinn andess south of us), TBC 1215 . conid farcaib . . . andes i ndeisciurt Letha, Hy. ii 10 . D. mac D. do Ernaib Muman andeas, Acall. 207 . fo d.¤ , fa d.¤ southwards: fa d.¤ no fa thuaith, Wb. 29a21 . scailit uad fo d.¤ fo thuaid, LL 209a5 . do chuatar fo des dochum a tīre, ZCP iii 19 . dafáid fo d.¤ co Victor, Hy. ii 47 . isin dara míle ó Róim fo d.¤ , PH 1918 . roláis a n-ernail . . . seoco fod.¤ hi clithar B., TBC² 1774 . bodes is bothuaid, Acall. 2742 . do cuaid Padraic d'foglaim bo deas, Todd Nenn. 106 . luidh bu dhés, ZCP xi 212 . dēchais uaidh fo dhes, Moling § 33 . a chlé fod.¤ frisin ṅgréin His left southwards towards the sun (Christ on the Cross), PH 3320 (cf. ZCP ii 225 ). (mod.) an taoibh budh dheas, Matth. xii 42 . Note also: ó Emain sadess, TBC 4929 .

(c) In fig. sense right, just, meet: nír d.¤ (or deis, see note) dait mo guin, TBC 3953 . ni deis re Dia dergmartra ar dáinib God does not deem fit, desire, MR 172 . nochar deis é le dreich nDē, ZCP vii 304 . an arra is deisse re feichemuin toicheda ināt a seoit fein which . . . prefers, Laws v 420 . ? nírbo dál deis, Met. Dinds. iii 70.3 . Manchaigh as dáibh as deisi | sealbh inbhir na hÉirnesi they have the best right to the possession, 3 C 13, 453 . As attrib.: cūic bā dēc don deachain des (: ances), ZCP ix 171 § 3 . Dia deas, SG 21.41 . rogell C. cach ní ndes, BColm. 90 .

(d) By extension convenient, becoming, agreeable, well- arranged, neat, later pretty, fine: des cach suabais, Corm. Y 468 . folt . . . cass d.¤ drumnech, TBC 5173 . in t-aislingthe laind lán-des, SR 3350 . cēd matal mōirdhes, ZCP viii 116 . claidmi . . . dessa, Cog. 162.14 . mór a gcrábhadh deas a ndaonnacht, DDána 122.17 . gārda roidhess, Fl. Earls 78 . cos deas ó mbídh slacht ar bhrógaibh, Keat. Poems 203 . ro bo des leo, Lism. L. 1909 . ger maith leis . . . nochar deis ē le dreich nDé, ZCP vii 304 . is des tarla sin that has happened conveniently, Caithr. CC § 65 . go dtárla an ghaoth go deas dona death-ḟearaibh, ML 46 . do cuir fa aithne ar a man- chaibh biadh . . . do beith co des acu to have in readiness, BCC § 230 .

Compds.

(a) ¤dorn: ní raibhi . . . d. gan dá manáis, Acall. 232 . a chúach 'na des-durn, Ériu iv 100 § 33 . ¤druim: ite a nairdi deasdruim tuathdruim, BB 323a27 . ¤ḟertas: fil do desḟertais in charpait, IT i 320.21 . ¤lám: ca lín dofaeth dom deslaim, RC xxiii 420.10 . co scenaib . . . ina deslamaib, LU 3888 ( SC 40 ). beannacht na deasláimhe, TSh. 9896 . deslām glēgeal, ZCP vii 304 § 9 . deas-lámh Dé, Dán Dé xxiii 38 . ¤lethan: in dá ech . . . deslethna, JRSAI lxxi 376.9 . ¤breth: nírbo deis-breth ná daig-bert, Met. Dinds. ii 30.55 .

(b) ¤donn: co ndānaib domuin dess-duind, SR 2674 ( brown or ruddy in the south?). rinn . . . ina glaicc . . . da deasbualadh Ainnti-Crist (intens. to give A. a fine beating?), Lib. Fl. 32ra23 . ¤mass: as mo lāim degduinn desmais ` shapely ', ZCP xiii 8.8 (cf. GJ viii 49 ).

? 1 dessa

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Forms: dessa

n pl. teora dessa dodaing doib | clainne Conaill móir ṁaic Néill, Rawl. 137a31 .

2 dessa

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adj just, right (?): aés trúag, aes deoda d.¤ , SR 4385 . As subst.: justice, fairness (?): is é lúag dorat in rí . . . | do Dechet, dál fri d.¤, | torad rán in rúaid-essa, Met. Dinds. iii 410 . Cf. 2 desse.

dessaigid

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v see dessigid.

Dessatán

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in n.pr. Hui D.¤ , ZCP viii 297.34 .

desschéimm

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x see deiscéimm.

desse

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n see Thurn. Gramm. § 262 . (dess)

(a) the right side, right hand: deissi graece desia .i. dextera , O'Mulc. 307 . arrobo thuaisre doṡuidiu issed ropo desse do Crist, Thes. ii 254 (cf. 256.6 ). bruithe for dese Dé, Ml. 128a3 . indessiu, 127c26 (cf. Idg. Forsch. xi 219 ). tuc in clérech a deissi úada, ZCP iii 36.15 .

(b) rightness, fairness, seemliness, justice; pleasant aspect, comeliness, beauty: mumme diabuil cen deissi, Met. Dinds. iii 138 . gráid cen dlecht cen deisse, 222 . as i a toraidhécht ar tāin | dorat a dāil gan desi, Celt. Rev. iv 212 . (of territory) cach fuither dia fríth co se | gairm cen dīth ara d.¤ | nolenand fir ind ḟachain | cen cop dír do degathair on account of its pleasant aspect (Dinds. of Descert), LL 216b39 . sēpēl ro-onōrach ar dheissi in domain exceedingly pretty, Fl. Earls 72 . a ngalari ba lōr . . . feabhus ┐ deissi sa doman, 78 .

dessebar

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n (dess) the south, southern aspect: desebar gréine .i. inat ina deas faobhar ngreine, ut est a desebhar ardtrichem talman, O'Dav. 705 . rosaig turcbail ┐ funed ngrene ┐ dessiu- bar ┐ tuadebur ndomain, Mon. Tall. 162.40 (85) . deisebair re tesogad, Ériu i 39 . tairisidh . . . ina lubhghort fria deiseabhair na grene, Lism. L. 1885 .

dessel

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Forms: deiseal, deisell

n orig. o,n.? (dess + sel) (cf. tuaithbel) deiseal deisell m., IGT Decl. § 11 . f., § 12 .

(a) direction of the sun, right-hand course. Most freq. ds. as adv. and prep. sunwise, righthand- wise: iar ṅdul a crí . . . co Crist . . . for doi dessel, SR 8198 . Deisel Temrach . . . fót . . . i sóitís dáine deisel, Met. Dinds. i 24 . imsoi deisell ┐ dothoet in a frithlurg afrithisi i tír n- Ulad, Lat. Lives 4 . teit iarsin dessiul Senchan, Corm. s.v. prúll = teitt deissiul Senchain, Corm. Y xvii , totæd deissiul Sencan, Corm. Y xi . tossuither in carpat éis (sic) for desel, LL 119b21 . ansu . . . co n-imparrá in carpat deisel, ┐ co tí nert int ṡeuin ara tísam ar frithisi, TBC² 25 . mar ar' impo for deissel, Acall. 7915 . oiret rabh grian ar deiseal, 520 . atá lecc . . . ag Druim L., maidm re ríg Laigen . . . da tí in daghḟer 'na deisel, 4518 . remi-déce iarmo-déce tairsceo desiul sceo tuathbil do-féce, ZCP xi 93 § 22 . da cuirther [an Cathach] tri huaire desiul a timchell sluaigh Cineoil Conaill é . . ., BCC § 178 . an t-impodh desiul, § 78 . issed ro gabsat deisiul Temra ┐ tuaithbiul Breg, BDD 26.16 . dolluid desel relci, Aisl. MC 11 . tic fotrí deisiul in t-sluaigh (of a circuit made by a cleric round an army to bless it), Lism. L. 3104 . cach mac tigirn . . . do thē desell in brogo, ZCP iii 214 = SG 398 . luid in Liath M. do chelebrad do Emir ┐ dochuaid ina d.¤ fo thrí ┐ desel Dúin Imrid, LL 123a19 . do thriall asan nGotia . . . deiseal Eorpa go hEaspáinn having E. on the right, Keat. ii 583 . With pref. RO: dodechaid réim rodessil, Met. Dinds. iii 342 . In n.loc. ata Dessel Temra etir in da charn na mac- craide, Met. Dinds. i 24 . hi táob Deisil na Temrach, Dinds. 1 § 39 ( RC xv 284 ).

adj (b) From the idea that sunwise was a lucky or auspicious direction comes the extended or more generalized meaning what is lucky, favourable, propitious: aithrigi is ī in seiseadh fōs | cach deisel is dī dacuas every right step (?) proceeds from it, Arch. iii 237 § 26 (cf. cach ndírech). Dia deisel na deise | eision ┐ isi God be propitious to the pair of them, DDána 98.33 . te- glach tighi Dé na deiseall . . . in his favour (?), IGT Decl. ex. 366 . deiseal dúine ár n-eolas air lucky for us that we are on our way to him, Ó Bruad. iii 210 . ar thrí teangtha d'fhighe ar dheisiol adroitly , 102 .