robartach

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adj o,ā. in full tide; rushing, impetuous, copious: ? lege hic librum fabularum robartaich , Thes. ii 235.17 ( Bern. 128a ); g s. of a proper name? on muir robhartaich, Hard. ii 44.3 . Amalgaidh in cet-ri cain | ro gab os Cruachain cneadhaigh | a rigi rabartaigh rind | iar torachtain in Tailgind, BB 58a36 (his violent rule by spear?).

1 robb, rop

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n o,m. An animal, chiefly applied to cattle, swine and domesticated animals; freq. in legal tracts, such animals (or their owners) being liable for damage done by them. ? cach rob ina chin, Corm. 30.18 , s.v. mogheime = cach biodhbha ina chinaidh, Corm. Y 883 ( Anecd. iv 76.17 ), an ancient British legal maxim = omne corpus in delictum? rop ┐ rap: rop didiu nach n-anmann gonas, ut sunt uac[c]ae. rap immorro nach n-anmann dosrenga chugae ut sunt sues, sed tamen uicis- sim com[m]uniter dicuntur , Corm. Y 1097 ; an arbitrary dis- tinction of two forms of the word to denote resp. animals that gore and such as root up the earth. rodb .i. ainmidhe, Lec. Gl. 311 = rob, 123 M . rap .i. ainm da gach beathadhach thairrngeas biadh chuige as talmhain amhail ata muc, O'Cl. (prob. borrowed from Corm. Y 1097 ). trí ruip conberat duine-chinaid .i. cú áraig, reithe lonn, ech daintech, Triads 168 . im rubu foichlige, im rubu cethra, Laws i 184.15 ; the two classes are in the Comm. defined resp.: im na robaib bis ar fochlae . . . .i. bainb beca ┐ peta ┐ oircpeta muc, cailligh no eithi, and: na tairb ┐ na cullaig, 190.15 , 17 . trí beo-ruip amuil duine a cin .i. cu ┐ cat ┐ muc; trí marb-ruib amuil duine a cin .i. cuailli ┐ comla, ga, H. 3. 17 c. 652 ( O'Don. 915 ); for the `marb-robb' cf. trí ruip ara tíagat cinta .i. cú foilm[n]ech, sleg caille, slissén, Triads 169 . rofesar rupu tria foindel, H. 3. 18, p. 8c ( O'C. 18 ). na hecodhnaigh beca gusna robdaib [leg. robbaib] . . . a coimet for robaib, H. 3. 18 406 ( O'C. 928 ). rucus duine-chin for rop (.i. cú) . . . ar biata in rop iar fogail ┐ aurfōcra . . . rucus rop-chinaid (.i. cin ruip) for duíne, ZCP xv 329 § 20 ; 330 § 21 ( Rawl. 113a36 , 38 ). ruchtaig ruib, Ériu xi 45.2 (fragment of a legal maxim).

Fig. of a warrior: is é in robb rigthi, TBC 5418 = in rob rigi ergaili, TBC² 3336 .

See follg.

2 robb

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Forms: rop, rap, rapp

n o,m. (same as 1 robb?) a body : rop, IGT Dec. § 67.9 . rap, § 68 . ind rapp , gl. t[h]oracem. Gild. Lor. 220 (as fem.). ? gé mór ccnó do chuir na rap | ní ḟuil cat nach mó nā an mhuc though [a pig] stows a quantity of nuts in its body (?), IGT Dec. ex. 1520 . Cf. finnrop . . . dubrop `the small in- testine . . . the large intestine' ZCP xiii 193.2 . rob imdha . . . ruip reptha ic ruc[h]taigh `rent trunks', CCath. 6098 (of car- nage on a battle-field; cuirp v.l.). ? As alleg. npr. m.: Brot ┐ Robb ┐ Ruidiud a trí ṅdr[úith?], LL 30d48 (servitors of the `trí Dé Donand').

? robba

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ind Eochaid ba bladach robba | Eochaid togach toebḟota, LL 146a12 = bladach baba, Rawl. 148a2 .

robda

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x see rodba.

robdach

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x see 1 ropach.

roben

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n ā,f. (= ro-ben, prob. a stable compd.) a lady of rank, a chieftain's wife : rígna ┐ romná na [n]Greci, LL 231a24 ( TTr. 1024 ). romná na rigraidhi, CCath. 3378 . dín roban is rígḟer (of Carmun), Met. Dinds. iii 10.106 . ag ríghnaibh ┐ ag romhnáibh na Fénne, Acall. 986 .

robith

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n (compd. of ro-?) legal term, a period of usucaption, apparently covering the lifetime (or possession) of ten owners: comdetiu saeghul tri fir. Is ann as rudrad o rosaigh co coiciur. O rosaigh co deichnemur, is ann is robith, ZCP xii 363.21 . dúruth cetbliadain ruthrod [= rudrod] no cóeccait bith .cc. robith .ccl., ib. 27 . See rudrad.

robor

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n [o,m.] a copious flow, flood(?): ri ro hic . . . mnai truaig dind robur fola, SR 7642 . ? tobair 'na bhfhuil robhair bruaigh (= water overflowing the brim?), Mann. and Cust. ii 119 n. (poem attrib. to Mac Liag; leg. robhar?). Transf. a great or excessive amount (degree): ro irgabh robor itadh in gillae, Moling § 69 , cf. § 71.2 (robarta, roburta v.ll. in both places) RC xii 90 § 111 . robhar itan, Ériu viii 48.35 . hi robur phectha ┐ dualcha, Ériu vii 170.25 . Of a person: robor Herenn Muiredach plenty, greatness (?), Rawl. 121b2 . Stokes, RC xii 123 and Moling Gloss., considers it a loan-word < Lat. robur `strength'; but perh. a native word = flood, cf. robarta.

robthach

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adj o,ā. mac Regamna robthaig ` violent ', Met. Dinds. iii 234.23 . Cf. rodba and ropach.

robud, robad

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Forms: robuth, robaid, rogha, rabtha, rabhadh, raibhthe, rabhadh, rabhtha, raibhthe, robhadh, rabhadh, raibhthi

n u,o,m. (orig. neut.?). vn. formation from stem bo-n-d-, Ped. ii 476 . robuth, Corm. Y 1085 ; g s. robaid, LU 7043 ( BDD 69 ). mis-spelt rogha, Laws i 266.23 . n p. rabtha, LB 153a31 . Later generally rabhadh, pl. raibhthe. g p. rabhadh, FM iii 284.8 . rabhtha, Comp. Con C. iii 91.5 . raibhthe, TSh. 1547 . robhadh rabhadh m., IGT Dec. § 53.8 . a p. raibhthi, ex. 895 .

A notice beforehand (gen. of someth. unexpected or danger- ous), a warning: robuth quasi remfuath, Corm. Y 1085 . roba[d] .i. airgena (leg. airdena), i.e. signs, symptoms , Lec. Gl. 404 . robudh plāige o mac Iellaen, AU 825 . robud do throich a warning to a doomed man (a futile undertaking), Triads 83 , cf. robad do breith do troich, TTebe 4399 ; roba robhadh do throich a thegasc, ML² 258 . robud ria mbás, LL 123a11 . robud ria naimtiu, LB 204b44 . robudh ria creich, Ériu ii 208 x . ic brith robuid don Dund Chualṅge ria feraib Herend, TBC 1493 . sluaiged la Gallaib . . . a Condachtaib cen rabad rompo, RC xviii 298.22 . arna tiastais Ulaid gen robud gen rathugud, TBC 4240 . tendál robaid a warning beacon , BDD 69 . tosach rabhuidh rug a dealbh `his aspect became threaten- ing', Ériu iv 112 § 4 (: aghaidh). ? gidh olc na rígha rabhaigh | measa na maoir threintaphaigh `though bad the warning (?) kings', Duan. Finn. ii 140.7 (i.e. the bad kings are a warning of worse to follow?). As alleg. npr. m.: Robad mac Rofua- gradh, Anecd. ii 65.16 . As quasi-vn.: ag rabhadh gacha onfaise, TSh. 6688 . pl. ructha na rabtha sin uli doib . . . ┐ nir cretset, LB 153a31 . urthatar techta úad co rrobthaib do Ultaib, TBC 470 . ráinic raibhte fíre roimh N. chuige sure warnings of the approach of N. , ITS v 80.7 , cf. 78.8 . nír creid in r na raibte sin, Caithr. Toirdh. 84 z . rabti . . . do dol rompa, Ann. Conn. 1385.6 . raibhthe do rochtain rómpa, FM iv 698.6 . raibhche an bháis, Misc. Celt. Soc. 342.13 .