1 rigid

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Forms: ririss, reraig, riastar, riastar, recht, rechtae, rechti, rige, rigfet, rigfidir, reraig, rigthe, rige

v s-fut. 3 s. ririss, ZCP xii 235 § 53 , 237 § 58 , 238 § 64 (B. in Scáil). redupl. pret. 3 s. reraig, Thes. ii 340.2 , 341.2 . Pass. subj. pr. 3 s. no riastar , Laws v 152.16 Comm. ? nos riastar , RC xii 90 § 107 . pret. s. ro recht , Ml. 20a23 , 39c11 . part. rechtae, Ml. 39c38 . pl. rechti, 20a23 . vn. rige.

In Mid.Ir. commonly treated as a weak vb. with b-fut. (3 pl. rigfet, Cáin Ad. 11 ; pass. rigfidir, SR 4727 ) and s-pret.; the 3 s. pret. reraig however continues long in use in poet. style in sense (b); part. rigthe.

Pedersen, Vergl. Gram. ii 592 , 593 , distinguishes two different roots reg-(rig-), (1) `bind' found only in compds, e.g. conrig; (2) `stretch'. The exx. given under (b) below seem more akin to the former meaning; see also (c) and the vn. rige.

(a) stretches, distends : gl. expandere, Ml. 39c11 , distendere, 39c38 , 20a23 . rigid-som a láim co L., FB 82 . ro rigi a láim, 86 ( LU 9107 ). ro reraig Noe uad a láim, SR 2573 (rirorig MS.). ro rergedar . . . a lama dia saigedbolgoib, BB 432a9 . rigset lama dia claidmib, TBC² 2186 . CCath. 2118 . tuinech torachta ros rig im thalmain, SR 191 (of stretching the heavens to encompass earth). alanuair rosriced aroile nos imairced amail bolc ngobann used to distend itself . . . to con- tract , Laws i 72.17 . torrach . . . .i. ro racht a bru immon ngein, Corm. Y 1264 . rí ro reraig . . . cóic bliadna déc . . . do forcraid for a saegul who added fifteen years to his life , SR 7237 . niro rigius reim dar recht I have not unduly lengthened , LL 143a35 . Cf. coic cét rig rán regtai rainn the stanzas stretch it out , i.e. set forth at length (?), SR 4015 (= regait-i?). maidid for Ultu . . . regair in ruac co Glenn R. the rout is extended , i.e. reaches to Glen R. , Rawl. 142b28 . no rig . . . a tor dithoghluidhi dia anacal `gets him into', Marco P. 10 . Of lengthening vowels: omnes uocales produci . . . po[s]sunt . . . .i. co caemnachtar co regdar, Auraic. 1077 .

(b) directs; controls, subdues, rules ; for transition cf. reraig iarum a carpat fo thúaith directed , Hy. v 51 . doceir Cú . . . reraig buidne, LL 121b42 . reraig Herind ardrí Molt, 43a18 . reraig Bresal bith [m]buaibthech `beherrschte', Ält. Ir. Dicht. i 17 § 6 ( Rawl. 116b18 ). imratar muncind, rergatar Scithia, LL 14b32 = BB 42a45 = rerdator, Leb. Gab. i 278.6 . reraig roi . . . for macc Loṅgsig `he fought a field against' (? won a battle ), Arch. Hib. ii 56 § 23 ( LL 182b10 ). ririss roi Locha Lebind, ZCP xii 237 § 58 . ririss giallu Cairnd Lugdach will exact (?), 238 § 64 . bantracht . . . na cíchloisc[th]i ro rergatar in nAssia móir . . . co slait ┐ . . . indriudh who had invaded , TTr.² 57 = réraigsetar, LL 223a19 . riris goí cloifid fīr, LL 119b50 . Intrans.: ard húa Canaind . . . ro-trén-reraig co ron- dedaig Aed Ailig ruled in strength till A. crushed him (?), LL 184b11 ( Arch. Hib. ii 74 § 65 ). batar rechtmara na rig rergaiter remi isna cathaib sin who had previously commanded (?), Alex. 633 .

2 rigid

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binds acc. to Ped. ii 592 this meaning is confined to compds., but cf. the follg. exx.: ma [do] lias no airbe no riastar a loegh `if . . . her calf is tied', Laws v 152.16 Comm. = cunriastar, H. 3. 17 c. 263 ( O'Don. 342 ) =adriastar, ib. c. 364 ( O'Don. 467 ). ni ragar neach tar a cumang, Laws v 466.24 (glossed .i. noco n-oircther, 470.22 ) = ní foregur, H. 3.17 c. 501 ( O'Don. 683 ) where it is expld. by the maxim nemo potest ad impossibile obligari. Prob. for: ní áragar (ad-regar).

rigin

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adj i.

(a) in physical sense tough, hard, unyielding : fid rigin, O'Mulc. 493 . cliatha . . . crannrighne `oars with stiff shafts', CF 32 . airm righni ruadha, IT iii 87 § 98 ( Bruchst. i § 53 ). a bodhadhaibh blaith-righne smooth, tough bows , FM v 1646.5 . biadha righne `viscous foods', Rosa Ang. 324.8 . ? boár .i. sgamach nó . . . galar righin, O'Dav. 291 (some kind of scab affecting cattle). cach conair amreidh . . . cach aenach rigin ( hard to drive on ?), H. 3. 18 p. 351 ( O'C. 734 ). Of liquids: dubh righin thick ink , O'Gr. Cat. 120.17 . is omh righin na lenna viscous , Rosa Ang. 44.8 .

(b) in fig. sense slow, dilatory, prolix : niba rigin, gl. non patiemur expositionem longius evagari, Ml. 25a5 . n p f. rigne célide `stiff when paying a visit' (of women; given to prolong their visits ?), Tec. Corm. § 16.37 . dochóidh . . . go cobhsaidh ceim-righin, FM vi 1938.8 . cubhuidh triall rīgh co righin deliberately , Ir. Texts ii 58 § 8 . do na heasláintibh righne `chronic diseases', O'Gr. Cat. 239.19 .

In late poetry used of eyes in complimentary sense slow- moving, tranquil (cf. similar use of mall): i bpéarla do chlaon- rosc righin, Keat. Poems 319 . O'Bruad. i 8.7 .

Cf. rigne.

ríglach

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n ā,f. and o,m.

(a) a warrior (apparently one of higher standing than an `óclach'): dias cét-riglach, TBC 4357 . coícait ríglach rígda, Met. Dinds. i 34.84 (firláoch, primloech v.ll.). bet riglaig dia reir, BColm. 10 z ; 50.9

(b) a veteran? hence an old person , occas. applied to women: righlaech .i. senóir, H. 3.18, 628a ( O'C. 1380 ). rioghlach .i. céid-sheanóir .i. duine breic-liath, O'Cl. r.¤ .i. seanchailleach, ib. riglach liath (of St. Patrick), Trip. 210.20 . riglach fionn- liath (of Cathbad), TBC 5474 . fir ríglaich `grey-bearded men', Met. Dinds. iii 18.219 . airecht ríglach (beneficial to a state), LL 343b38 = a. riaglach, Tec. Corm. § 3.10 . Of a woman: sen-Garman . . . ránic mór rót in ríglach, Met. Dinds. iii 242.11 . Possibly the word may be used in its orig. sense in above exx., the meaning given by the glossators being an inference from its application to aged persons.

rígle

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n (Romance loan-word?) rice: feóil ┐ righle nos toimlit, Mar- co P. 14 . do rígle . . . dogniat a bhfleda, 104 . arán ríghle, 163 .

rígnacht

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n ā,f. queenship; the authority of a queen : banrígnacht úas bantrocht Ulad, FB 17 . mind oir a comartha righnachta os a cind, Acall. 4942 n. = rigna, 4944 (text). tall [in ingen] ceill do rignacht na cathrach, TTébe 4681 . airdrigh- nacht na cruinne, ZCP vi 27.18 .

rígnaide

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adj io,iā. befitting a queen (noble lady), queenly: rigon ran rignuidi, IT i 145.4 = righnaige, ZCP v 502.16 . tochim rignaidi, BDD 2 . inghen ríghnaidhi ro-alaind icon Césair sin, CCath. 112 . go n-édach righnaide impe, BCC § 241 . ua rignaidi ro-delb na hingine, TTébe 1765 . Muire . . . riocc- naidhe, ZCP xii 383.7 .

rigne

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n ,f. (rigin) of materials tenacity, toughness; of speech, etc. slowness, prolixity, sluggishness . is ansu turcbál essisi ara rigni . . . indaas cech cré it is harder to emerge from it because of its tenacity , Ml. 85c14 (refers to limum of text). cedono rigne occo? why be long-winded aobut it? Wb. 8d15 . trí miscena indsci: rigne, dlúithe, dulbaire, Triads 179 . rigne labartha, Tec. Corm. § 22.8 (a defect in a pleader). a rigni is messu don gaís `the defect of prudence is its slowness', Ériu ix 47 § 19 . rigne im Raigne a firm grip on R. (?), Bruchst. i § 44 ( IT iii 75 § 37 ). tuc a ḟual cen rigne `without delay' (? without retention, freely ), Met. Dinds. iii 456.77 . linn fuar ar son a rigne sluggish- ness , Rosa Ang. 250.7 . righne na heasláinte obstinacy, long duration , (R.I.A.) 23 K 42, 183.4 .

rignecht

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n ā,f. toughness, tenacity, adhesiveness : gaothmhuireacht maille re righneacht an adbair, (R.I.A.) 23 K 4, 170.10 . a raighneacht ┐ a mēthradh its toughness, indigestibility (of pork), (R.I.A.) 23 P 10³, 27b23 .

rignes

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n u,m. stiffness, slowness, difficulty (in speech or action). righneas labharta, Keat. iii 1543 . ag cor righneasa air delay- ing (impeding) him , TSh. 4266 . ag cur a thechda a ríghnes delaying his coming , Matth. xxiv 48 . righneas na mban, A. Ó Dálaigh vi 5 . righneas na heasláinte, (R.I.A.) 23 K 42, 19.14 .

rigniugad

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n u,m. the act of making tough or tenacious : do boccadh ┐ do righniugadh a adbair, CCath. 5217 .