étarbae

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n io, n., later m. a thing of no profit, a useless, vain thing: cor im Cruachain dia Samna | ni hada acht is etarba it is not meet, it is unprofitable (unlucky ?), to make a covenant concerning C. on the day of Samain BB 268a12 = BR 20.6 . torbae iar n-etórbu, Laws i 254.10 . buailis in fear coin na mna | da bhois gerbo etarbha BB 25b30 . dá raibh coir i gcionn mh'anma | dom aighne budh éadtarbha | bheith...ar mo leas-sa, Dán Dé iv 6 . dogéna ór...do indebar na n-ech...┐ da cech étarba olchena rubbish, trash PH 7276 . tarfas dam fīs, fúaim n-amra | romloisc grīs a hetarba the foolishness of it has made me blush (?) (Pharaoh and his dream) SR 3310 .

etarbáegal

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n m. unguarded position, i n-e.¤ open to attack; at a disadvantage: fo-gaib e.¤ (with gen. or ar, for of obj.) gets at a disadvantage, gets a chance (to attack, escape, etc.): atússa isin tṡíd...nóco fuarus edurbaegal in tsídha aráeir (`a chance opening to escape' SG ii 204 ), Acall. 4095 . in fail i fagbad na curpu rena losccud in n-eturbaegul fora fuataib `where bodies were left in jeopardy' CCath. 3976 . in gach airm fogabatt aon diob i n-eadarbhaogul no i n-uathadh sochaidhe ZCP xiv 230.13 . FM vi 2034.23 . 2330.10 . ar a tteccmail i n-edarbhaoghal ...aga naimhdibh 2030.22 . dus an bfuighbhetis elang no eatarbhaogal for araill do bhailtibh Meic M., Hugh Roe 304.24 (f. 79b) . drong d'Uib M....do fagbháil edarbaoghail ar Iarla D., FM v 1792 z . Hence in sense of surprise, unexpected attack: dus an ccaomhsattaois ettar- bhaoghal éiccin for aos na ceilcce FM v 1862.21 (perh. elliptical for: dús an cc.e.é. d'ḟagbáil for a.) = dus an ttáirsittis baogal for a., Hugh Roe² 5.10 (f. 2b) .

etarbaige

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n (etarbae) fencer (?) EIF 443-44: ar-sesatar selcithi īasciri cuthguiri etarpuigi sceinc scartha[i]ch 'the hunters, fishermen, trappers, and fence-makers sat in a cubicle apart' Ériu xix 83 § 16 .

étarbaige

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n , f. (étarbach) uselessness, unprofitableness: cia no beth sencus aile and...is bec cach senchus dib i n-[a] aithfegad sum, ar a n-etarbaige iar firinde `because of their uselessness' Introd. to SM, Laws i 34.18 . ficell .i. ar a hedtarbaighe `a chessboard [is a difficult pledge] because of its unprofitableness' v 250.13 .

etarball

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n interval (?): cen caithim re, cen etarbaill aimsire RC xxxvii 346 § 13 . Cf. etaruall.

etarbás

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x see etirbás.

etar-bí

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Forms: etirbí

v (bíu; some of the exx. below may belong to * etar-ben). is between ; is distinct from (?) : with subj. ní or impersonally with acc. ; pres. ind. aní [amail v.l.] etirbí fiachu etirbí comlaidre in proportion to the fines is the co-responsibility (?) Cáin Ad. 47 (cf. iterbi ni cluas ┐ aicsen, O'C. 879 = aritgair...aicsi, O'Dav. 31 ). adaigh eadarba the space of ground which lies between Laws v 482 z (with gl. : in adaigh bis etarru, itir na ferandaib 484.22 . adich etarba .i. a tir comaidhech ..i. co cethri ┐ rl. O'C. 871 ). slabrad for chimig, adaig eatarba, in glas 484. 5 , with gl. : in adaigh bis etarru, in glas ┐ in cimid the extent (of chain) between the lock and the captive (?) 486.6 . ba .i. fal etarba damscuite a fence which separates (?) O'Dav. 327 . da aichi no a trí etarbaí itir do ceili, Laws iv 48.19 Comm. , is obscure and perh. corrupt (leg. i tír do ch. ? or : itir dá ch. ?). ispertside inneterbied a ngnimu acht tissed dó co hǽs ferdattad. aspert cāch eterdobíed ZCP ix 133 = TBC² 504 (eterbíad a gnímu...eterdabíad LU ; acht t. doib LUY. The reading a g. is probably to be retained, as the om. of n before gn is not uncommon).

Cf. acht ron-ithed [a thorad] ria mbas nicon etarbai aestu ina imdhuidh acht cend i cotlud, Ériu ii 118.13 , which seems corrupt.

etarbúas, etarúas

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adj in mid-air, aloft: ní roiched bun a bunsaige lár trath co ngebed a barr etarla etarbuas TBC 896 (= condagaibeth resiu dorodsad a bun for lār TBC² 382 ). tarraid M. caem-dóit Congail eadarla eadarbhuas gan tibriud re talmain MR 300.27 . gebthi C. in roth ┐ ba hetarbuas tarraid hé in mid-air he caught it FB 64 . no cinged for a chúlu etarbúas fot n-aurchora he would spring backwards in mid-air 88 . rolingestar in béist etaruas i n-aeor LB 202a = PH 7237 . muna deachais isin ær edrauas [sic] for foluamain BB 484b20 = Aen. 3175 . rolinges...súas isin ǽér eadarbhúas, Buile Ṡ. 44.2 . Fl. Earls 140.15 . ossé etarbúas imbi imma cúaird FB 87 . masa comesargain do dib ordaib etarbuas if two sledges collide (while brandished) in the air Laws iii 188.15 Comm. ic foluamain isin ær eturuas LB 230ax . amal bói in nathair umaide ic maccu Israel for slaitt etaruas, Todd Lect. vi 18.8 . rotócbait etaruas i tempul Ṡolman iat LB 222a35 . an donāl doní an cū suas | ┐ a gob etarbhūas its muzzle thrust up in the air ZCP xiii 7.16 = Mélusine v 85 . mergi Fergail occu etrubuas ar totim a mergead uli, Cog. 176 y . isin aér edarbhuas FM vi 2012.10 . uaistibh ettarbuas 2198.5 . an coibeis baoi uasda etarbhúas, Hugh Roe² 43.2 (f. 23a) . an firmament etirbhuas FM v 1700.11 . don aer etaruas, Fl. Earls 188.9 . -úais : lía cloiche ara dernnaind, ┐ dobered ró n-urchair di...┐ do rithed fuithe ┐ do gabad etarbuais ina glaic hi, Acall. 5811 . eadarbhúais, aidhmhillte, ar lithiughadh, doigh, amhluadh intinne, anbhùain, etc., Kirk .

Cf. eadarbhuas and eadarbháos ` bustle, tumult, fright, madness, Buil[e] Suib[ne],' P. O'C.

etarbúasach

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adj o-ā (etarbúas) suspended in the air, aloft, hovering above : glas-neoill utmalla etarbhuasacha, CCath. 4362 . na haquili...eitecha etarbuasacha 4927 . neoill eadarbhuasacha an aeidhéir, Mac. an Iolair 20.23 . na mergedha etarbhuasacha, Lism.L. 3078 . in cuvuruanfadh anal-utmall etarbuasach ic tepersain...a heocurbelaibh na n-ech, CCath. 4956 . each...allata eterbuasach plunging 4735 . do ling a n-airde go heturbhúasach RC xxix 112. 23 . do thóguibh le go hédrom edurbhuasach aerdha...é, Ériu v 168.100 . do thógbuinn in muc...co heturuhasach aggarb (of a hawk lifting prey), Anecd. i 38.23 . d'eilltibh eadurbhúasacha flighty, skittish Acall. 3512 n.

etarbúasaigid

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v g (etarbúas) flutters aloft ; fig. is agitated : ro eadarbuasaig a ainim `his very soul fluttered' MR 232.12 .

etarche, etrige, eitre

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Forms: eitreach, éitrighe

n furrow : n s. etarche....i. etartalamh .i. talamh is isliu eter da talmain ardæ .i. eter da imaire, Corm. Y 516 (= etarce LB). O'Mulc. 478 . eitreach a furrow Kirk . éitrighe a furrow, groove, or channel P. O'C. Here perh. eitre, m. IGT, Decl. § 2 . is ob cach etrice ān | is loch lán cach āth, Rawl. 106b46 = aponn cach ettrichi a fán RC xi 130.27 (Four O. Ir. Songs of Sum. and Wint.). a s. teccaid in imirci Israhelda...isin etrigi n-ingnad ┐ isin rian...edir in da clad (crossing the Red Sea) BB 240b28 . g s. bruach an eitrighe ITS xiv 36.23 . n p. gorbo lána tairchlassa ┐ eittrigi in talman da ḟulib (na heitrighe St) TBC 6042 . go nguilfid a hetrighe, Job xxxi 38 . a p. co ro lín etrigeda ┐ cobána ind ármaige, TTr.² 941 . toclaidh [an talamh] ┐ doni eitrighi ann ITS xiv 36.23 . g p. dochúaid do aclaid etrache fora fer flechod to angle in the furrows whereon rain had poured Trip. 88.25 . d p. tancatar...srotha...asna hetrigib = sulcos Todd Lect. v 79.15 . blegon...bó do dórtud isna hettrigib LL 15a28 . cosmail risna himaraib ┐ risna eitrib beca cama daciter a ladh na mara deis na fairrgi da dul amach (itrib, eitrigib v.l.) ITS xiv 36.16 . co ménscaíled [in muir] ina ettrigib anfóilli LL 219b38 . na treabthaigh nir togbadair | na hernaidh a hiotrachoibh ZCP ii 349.14 . lé heitrighibh a planduighthe, Ezek. 17.7 . Of hair : a n-imairib ┐ a n-etrighib an fuilt findclechtaigh...bai fair, Acall. 4203 n. Cf. aired cech etraige, Anecd. iii 62.10 , and : conerracht in muir ina essaib ardda...corb ettriced uarglas uanfadach in muir da n-éis LL 230b29 = TTr. 993 .