echna?

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n e.¤ re sluag sírfhégad SG 251.26 (rhetoric). ? See 1 ecna(e).

echnat

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n a little mare (?): duil echnat ind airmairi (.i. don topur) LU 40a3 = SG 235.5 .

? echór

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: n ben Bresail meic Cirb na n-echór (egor, v.l.), LL iii 16849 = RC xlvii 300.10 .

echra

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n f. steeds: IGT, Decl. § 3 . feidm dod t'eachra foiléimigh, ex. 180 . 178 - 179 . dlighthear dhóibh...ar chlár Theathbha ó thoigh go teagh | a n-eachra a gcoin do choinnmheadh TD 9.14 ; 14.12 . a n-eachra do chor for inghelt [sic MS.], Hugh Roe, 146.28 (f. 39b) . Cf. echracha TBC² 3096 = echrad LL ( TBC 4994 ).

echrad, echraid

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Forms: echradh, eachraid, echraide, echraid, echraid, echraide, echrada, echradha, eachradhuibh

n (eochr—) f., rarely m. See KZ xlviii 64 . n s. echradh IGT, Decl. § 12 . eachraid § 13 . g s. echraide TBC 1341 , etc. Acall. 3887 . Fl. Earls 20.10 . a s. echraid TBC 639 , etc. d s. echraid, Met. Dinds. iv 126 . n p. echraide TBC 5950 . RC xxii 393.8 . echrada RC xxii 392.31 . echradha, Acall. 3890 . CCath. 604 . d p. eachradhuibh ZCP x 293.30 . Cf. eochraide inna nUlad LL 123b34 .

I Steeds (primarily of two horses yoked to a chariot; in pl., of sets of such teams): fuaim n-echraide LU 85a15 = BDD 50 . indnaig brot forsin n-echraid TBC² 686 . TBC 670 . Acall. 2201 . fodail in n-echraid ┐ discuir in carpat LL 108a12 . tucsam...a n-eich ┐ a n-echrada TBC 5699 . go 'morala srian-mhaidhm ngreadha d'eachradhuibh bfer nErenn gur meadhbaidhior [sic] a ttéta ┐ a n-urchumhuil diobh ZCP x 293.30 . ca fuinn fhérmura geltfuit ar n- almha ┐ ar n-innile ┐ ar n-echradha? CCath. 604 . 3507 . do brisedh eachlusc uirri | bar n-eachradh ní hullmaide IGT, Decl. ex. 554 . gabhsat aitherrach eachraidhe a change of horses Fl. Earls 20.10 . ar eachraidh mounted 20.4 . As o, m.: dá mbrígh threabhthair ar dtírne | sgríbhne rígh eachraidh Éirne IGT, Decl. ex. 1345 . The follg. may belong here, if not cases of confusion of nom. and acc.: co faccae ní, inn echrad ndirecra ndermór TBC 5100 . radis fria araid arconragbad in n-echrad 638 . geib lat dún ind echrad 1199 .

II Sometimes apparently a chariot-riding host, a caval- cade: na tuid na hechraidi do not lead the cavalcade TBC² 234 . Cf. at-chíusa echrada ána LU 85a17 = BDD 50 . eochraide inna nUlad LL 123b34 . cona roacht eochraidi mo popa C. morcath (= condidroacht mórchath eochraide?) TBC² 3610 ( TBC 6035 ).

COMPDS.: ¤glan of bright steeds: fa ráith n-eachradh- ghlan nOiligh TD 24.42 . ¤graig flock of mares: tug tír d'ar ar eachradh-ghroidhibh, Ir. Monthly 1920, 317 .

? echraid

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n echraid fri borba (.i. scaraid nech fri borbuib) Anecd. v 28.2 . For echtraid?

echrais

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Forms: Echrais

n f. I A horse-fair, race(?): eachrais .i. áonach, O'Cl. : eachrais Ratha Line itir ogaib Dal nAraidhe BR 6 ( PRIA liv C 18 § 5 , 22.127 ).

II A rapid movement, rush, sally, charge: eachrais .i. iomramh, O'Cl. at-cluinti...echrais na n-anradh ica n-imbirt `sally' CCath. 5932 . bruth fola, eachrais churadh MR 170.11 . o't-concatar...eachrais na nAlbanach ic comáirlech caich `sallies of the A.' 242.12 . dogníd echrais n-imluaith, Ériu viii 44.36 . See Ériu ix 16.12 .

III A resort, meeting-place (?): cumad echrais con ┐ gilla a cell-som co bráth (a malediction), BColm. 62.27 . pn Echrais Ulad, name of the king of Ulster's residence at Tara: in long Muman ┐ in long Laigen ┐ in chóisir Connacht ┐ in eachraiss Ulad FDG 26 . Keat. iii 552 . echrais na n-amos (at Tara), BLism. 158 b 1 , ZCP xx 481 .

IV Resting-place (?): tarraid a chlaidem i n-echruis for a c[h]líu `in readiness' Fianaig. 84.33 . Cf. ecrus.

echrann

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x see achrann.

echrasach

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:adj ba ben ḟir echrasaig míngil, LL iii 17195 .

1 echt

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n stipulation, condition, covenant, obligation: eacht a term or condition, an act or deed P.O'C. gur chuir fuireann leo go hÉirinn...ar eacht go mbeidís... umhal dó, Keat. ii 1139 . 5010 . tug E. ar na heachtaibh sin triúr ban dóibh upon those conditions 1791 . ar gceangal ar na heachtaibh sin dóibh iii 5024 . do chean- naidh [Críost] sin[n]...ar an echd ┐ ar an cconndar do thug- air Dia, Luc. Fid. 232.16 . gur chuir comhairle S. d'eacht ┐ d'forcongra ar an Iustís...an Rúta do thabhairt... FM v 1818 x . do bhí dh'eacht ar ó nE...deaghmholta cháigh do cheannuch TD 31.12 , cf. 9.17 . gach lánamhain díobh do roicheadh i n-eachtaibh ┐ i gconnarthaibh a chéile `into treaty and contract' Keat. ii 3846 . do-rinne mé eacht rem ṡúilibh covenant Job xxxi 1 . Cf. IGT, Decl. § 95. ex. 1703 .

2 echt

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n turn, time, occasion = fecht, q.v.