? erctha

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in some passages this may be an adj.; the meaning is uncertain, cf. 2 erc, and 1, 2 ercaid: clann Amargin ercctha chned ZCP viii 218.1 = ercda cned 333.19 . eol dam aided, erc[th]a gním | na secht Maine ix 175.8 . Cf. erca .i. immad LL 44b31 .

erdairc

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x see airdairc.

erdath

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x see airddach.

erdonál, erdanál

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Forms: erdonolaib

n (donál) a herald, crier; trumpeter, piper: eardanal .i. fear bhios ag fior-dhanálaigh .i. sdocaire no piobaire, O'Cl. eardanal .i. stucaire no piobaire BB 65 marg. sup. (late hand). hua erdonolaib (gl. praeconis) Ml 85c10 . dligid aurdonal erfocra, Anecd. iii 14.23 (urdonail v.l., but erdál, Zu Ir. Hss. u. Lit. i 16 ). buiden cen erdonail (.i. cuitechta gan donail píobaire 'na tosach), Triads 253 (airdanail, erdanail v.l.). With metathesis: earghalan .i. fear bhios ag sgalfartaigh .i. piobaire, O'Cl.

ere

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x see aire.

erecdae

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Forms: herécdæ, hérecdae

adj (heroicus) heroic: penthemimeris herécdæ (ref. to penthemimeri heroico) Sg 8a10 (leg. hérecdae ?).

erech

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Forms: erig, erig

adj o-ā (aire, ere) laden, burdened: a s f. erig (gl. onustam) Ml 75b17 . n p. erig 135a3 .

eredech, eridech

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Forms: eridech, aredeg, airigech, eredig, tó eredig, aradig, eirithcha

n f. drinking-cup, goblet: n s. ind eridech (= scyphus) Ml 55c2 . airedach gl. cratera Sg. 65b10 . aredeg (= uas), Lism. L. p. 325.4 . airigech [sic MS.; see p. 411 ] p. 324.24 . a s. décaid a eredig behold his cup Ml 55c1 . tó eredig (gl. poculum tuum) 45d3 . d s. cona aradig , Lism. L. p. 325.3 . n p. eirithcha (gl. pocula) Ml 101d3 . See airdeoch.

erelc

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Forms: erelca, inerelcaib

n (airelc ?) an ambush: a p. dogníth Saul intleda ┐ erelca fri Duaid snares and ambushes Ml 30a3 . d p. inerelcaib (gl. in insidiis) 28c1 .

erell

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Forms: erell, erla

n = ierll, iarla < ON jarl: Tomrair erell AU 847 = T. erla FM 846 . See Marstrander, Bidrag 77 , etc.

erén

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n (= airén ?) a little load (?): is alaind feras a lluagh | gabar Baetan riasin sluag | fo la Baetan fuilt buide | benad a heren fuirri YBL 173b44 = beraig a heren RC xvii 143.27 . bena a heren FM i 194 . ?Cf. erene, Corm. Y 1301 . See also eréne, eirín(e) Ériu xiii 149 n. 3 .