rúadaid

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Forms: ruadad, ruadath, ruamadh

v ā. makes (brownish) red, reddens: damsam rí-sea ruadas chrú, LL 307b26 = dámhsa rí-si ruadhus cru `were I a king who sheds blood', TFrag. 82 . a s[h]īl Arailt rūadhus rand, ZCP viii 229 § 3 . vn. tāncatar mic Mīled . . . dia ruadad (= to shed their blood), ZCP xiii 364.1 = ruadath, LL 11a14 ; ruamadh, Leb. Gab. i 176.10 .

rúadaigid

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Forms: ruadhugad

v i. = ruadaid; vn. coirci arna ruadhugad (= parched oats), Rosa Ang. 158 y (= Lat. torrefacta).

rúadán

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Forms: Ruadán, Ródan, Rūadān

n o,m. (dim. of ruad) name given to someth. of a reddish- brown colour.

(a) some kind of grain, emmer (?) wheat : rūadān `buck-wheat' (one of the eight species of grain), Aisl. MC 99.5 . grainne ruadain do airic tuisi 'a grain of red wheat for an aire túise ' Bretha 22 § 2 . ruadhan .i. cruithnecht ruadh .i. mael-cruithnecht, O'Dav. 1369 . ?iubaíle marc o dilsi ech ruadhain `from the forfeiture of horses' rye (?)' ( of Ruadán's horses ?), 1217 .

(b) someth. made of lard? crislach . . . do ruadhan [bloingi toirc], Tromdh. Guaire 314 ( Ir. Med. and Mod. Series ii ).

Cf. the npr. m. Ruadán (prob. = `red-haired man'): Ródan, Fél. Apr. 15 = Rūadān, Gorm.

rúadrasach

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adj o,ā. derg-dásachtach ┐ ruadhrasach ` delirious ', O'Gr. Cat. 269.14 (med. text, 16th cent. MS.).

rúag, ruaig

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x see rúac.

rúagaire

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Forms: rógaire

n m. (late) a rogue, wanderer, vagabond : pl. rúagai- readha, Jerem. xlviii 12 . ré daoinibh diomhaoineacha no ré ruagairibh, Carswell 47 . rógaire, ruagaire, Dinneen .

rúaide

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n ,f. redness: a surnd tened co rrōdi, Hy. i 29 F = co ruadi T. co rūaide nō derge, Corm. Y 712 . ruaidi ┐ dergi, Auraic. 1811 . See ródae.

rúaim

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x see rúam.

rúaimnech

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n ā,f. a long hair (esp. horsehair); a fishing-line: ruaimnech dubain, gl. cetus (a whale?), Ir. Gl. 428 . cona dubán . . . cona rūaimnig . . . ass, Aisl. MC 91.18 = cona riamnaigh, 122.2 . maigri . . . do len rúaimnigh cais círdhuibh, IGT. Dec. ex. 676 . garmain . . . gan ruaimneacha looms without threads , O'Bruad. iii 178.4 . Cf. ruaimne `a long hair, a fishing line', P.O'C. See ruainne.

rúaimnid

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x see ruamnaid.

rúainín

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n m. (dim. of rúainne) a fine (short) hair: r.¤ róin, Keat. Poems 320 .