Cite this: eDIL s.v. ruccae or

Forms: rucce, ruccae, ruccai, rucai, ruccu, ruccai, rucae, ruc(a)cai, ruice

n io,n. (in Wb.), later m. and f. n s. rucce, Wb. 24a30 , 26b27 , 30a3 . ruccae, Ml. 88b15 . a s. in ruccai , Ml. 57a8 , 49d4 . rucai, 49d3 . d s. ruccu, Wb. 9c13 . ruccai, Ml. 27c9 , 10 . g s. ind rucae , Ml. 87d9 , ruc(a)cai, 118c4 . Later oft. ruice.

Prob. from same root as ruad, see ZCP vi 398 , Ped. i 126 ; the orig. sense may be that of `blushing', `turning or making red'; hence shame, disgrace , both of subjective feeling and external effects; gl. confusio, Wb. 24a30 , cf. 26b27 , Ml. 55b8 ; pudor, 87d9 ; verecundia, 57a8 , 118c4 , Wb. 9c13 . rucce (.i. nāiri), Corm. Y 1110 . ruice .i. imdergad, Lec. Gl. 256 . do bar ruccu .i. ut erubescatis (sic leg.), Wb. 9c13 . dobeir ruice n-imdhergtha fora éiniuch, Laws ii 26.11 Comm. (gl. en- echruice). ma dia tucthar ruice ruadh-imdergtha fair, O'Dav. 64 . Oft. coupled with mebal; Wb. 24a30 , Ml. 27c9 , 49d3 . gress ┐ ruicci ┐ mebul, RC xxiii 324.30 . cen ruci, cen mebail, FA 35 . is r.¤ it is a shame for (disgrace to) him , Wb. 26b27 , cf. 24a30 , 30a3 . TBC 4536 . is ruca don righ olc do dhenumh, H. 3.18 p. 249 ( O'C. 478 ). In favourable sense: trí maic beres féile do ainmnit: grúss, rúss, rucca `three sons whom generosity (? modesty) bears to patience . . . blushing, shame ', Triads 143 . ben cen rucco, Anecd. i 61 § 97 (leg. ruccu). ruamna ruice ruis, Auraic. 1193 . tinnem ruccae ruis sin .i. on ruidiudh, 5570 .


Cite this: eDIL s.v. *ruccaigid or

Forms: comruiccaiged, rucaigthir, ruccaig- ter

v g. puts to shame, confutes, confounds: subj. impf. 3 s. comruiccaiged, gl. ut confutaret, Ml. 25b10 (leg. con r-?). pass. pres. rucaigthir, gl. confutatur, 24d3 . subj. pres. ruccaig- ter, gl. confundantur, 54b8 .


Cite this: eDIL s.v. ruchall or

Forms: ruchall, rochall

n f. a stroke, blow : dobert ruchall tarsin láimh, cor thesc in righidh ar dó, CCath. 2060 (ruchaill, rucaill v.ll.). dobeired rucaill don claidem dar a muinel, 5740 . ruchaill .i. sracadh; ruchaill do chloidheamh .i. sracadh, O'Cl. ruchall f. `act of tearing, a rending blow; al. rochall, -aill', Dinneen.


Cite this: eDIL s.v. ruchsaidhe or

ind .i. rádh mairbh no briathar mairbh, O'Cl.

1 rucht

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 rucht or

Forms: ruchta

n a tunic or garment of some sort (B. na f.?): a p. ro ir dom .x. ruchta derga, Ériu ii 5.4 (glossed .i. inair nó tribhsa tunics or trews ) = ruchta dergu, 28.31 ; quoted in Corm. Y 1088 with gl.: ruc[h]t .i. inar. See RC xlii 62 .

2 rucht

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 2 rucht or

n a noise of some kind, cry , etc. rucht .i. ro iachtadh, no ro-éigheamh no gláodh, O'Cl. See Hermathena xxi 2 . rabert- sun a rucht míled bar aird, TBC 2960 . Of an animal: rucht fothuind . . . andord ela grunting (?), Corm. Y 662 , cf. Bruchst. i § 157 (where Meyer connects it with Lat. ructare). rucht ruip, Anecd. ii 48.17 . Of a sword: concechlastar rucht claidib Conchobuir mar glimmaig n-archon, TBC 5583 . atchloss r.¤ claidib Conaill, CRR 39 . Cf. ruchtgal.

? 3 rucht

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ? 3 rucht or

Forms: Rucht, Rúcht

n a pig (B. na f.?): rucht .i. muc, O'Cl.; perh. inferred from the npr. Rucht (name of a swine herd), IT iii 235.3 , 15 ; Rúcht, 245.69 . See Hermathena xxi 2 .

4 rucht

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 4 rucht or

Forms: ruchd

adj. mad, unsettled ? `rucht' mer, Met. Gl. Eg. § 19 . ruchd `sudden, vehement', O'R. Cf. tré riaghail rucht `fitful laws', O'Bruad. iii 204 .

1 ruchtach

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adj o,ā (2 rucht) that makes a `rucht' or sound of some kind: rōn ruchtac riabach, ZCP xiii 278.5 . ní torc ruchtach ruiben i cru . . . .i. in torc ro-echtach nó ro-mór, O'Dav. 1368 ; same citation is given in H. 3. 18 p. 51b ( O'C. 1475 ) with gl.: ruchtach .i. láidir, ut est ni torc ruchtach ruib (see Herma- thena xxi 2 ).

? 2 ruchtach

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ? 2 ruchtach or

n ā,f. (2 rucht) the act of making or emitting a `rucht': ruip [cuirp v.l.] reptha ic ruc[h]taigh `rent trunks groaning', CCath. 6098 .

? ruchtaid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ? ruchtaid or

v ā. emits a `rucht' or sound of some kind: ruchtaid ruib, Ériu xi 44. 20 = ruchtaig r.¤ , ib. 45.2 (perh. right read- ing, see Hermathena xxi 2 ). Cf. doruchtfaid a mēderad [sic leg.] . . . feib dodrīmsired beach i llō ainle, TBC² 3552 , where evidently some kind of buzzing or gurgling sound is meant; cf. follg.