Print Edition

A B C D1 D2 E F G H I L M N O P R S T U

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 162 163 164 165 166 167 168 169 170 171 172 173 174 175 176 177 178 179 180 181 182 183 184 185 186 187 188 189 190 191 192 193 194 195 196 197 198 199 200 201 202 203 204 205 206 207 208 209 210 211 212 213 214 215 216 217 218 219 220 221 222 223 224 225 226 227 228 229 230 231 232 233 234 235 236 237 238 239 240 241 242 243 244 245 246 247 248 249 250 251 252 253 254 255 256 257 258 259 260 261 262 263 264 265 266 267 268 269 270 271 272 273 274 275 276 277 278 279 280 281 282 283 284 285 286 287 288 289 290 291 292 293 294 295 296 297 298 299 300 301 302 303 304 305 306 307 308 309 310 311 312 313 314 315 316 317 318 319 320 321 322 323 324 325 326 327 328 329 330 331 332 333 334 335 336 337 338 339 340 341 342 343 344 345 346 347 348 349 350 351 352 353 354 355 356 357 358 359 360 361 362 363 364 365 366 367 368 369 370 371 372 373 374 375 376 377 378 379 380 381 382 383 384 385 386 387 388 389 390 391 392 393 394 395 396 397 398 399 400 401 402 403 404 405 406 407 408 409 410 411 412 413 414 415 416 417 418 419 420 421 422 423 424 425 426 427 428 429 430 431 432 433 434 435 436 437 438 439 440 441 442 443 444 445 446 447 448 449 450 451 452 453 454 455 456 457 458 459 460 461 462 463 464 465 466 467 468 469 470 471 472 473 474 475 476 477 478 479 480 481 482 483 484 485 486 487 488 489 490 491 492 493 494 495 496 497 498 499 500 501 502 503 504 505 506 507 508 509 510 511 512 513 514 515 516 517 518 519 520 521 522 523 524 525 526 527 528 529 530 531 532 533 534 535 536 537 538 539 540 541 542 543 544 545 546 547 548 549 550 551 552 553 554 555 556 557 558 559 560 561 562 563 564 565 566 567 568 569 570 571 572 573 574 575 576 577 578 579 580 581 582 583 584 585 586 587 588 589 590 591 592 593 594 595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 615 616 617 618 619 620 621 622 623 624 625 626 627 628 629 630 631 632 633 634 635 636 637 638 639 640


1 cathair n k,f.Alsocaithir(see Thurn. Gramm. 202 ).caithir
80 f., IGT Decl. § 120 .n s. cathairmarked `lochdach', ex. 1884
(see Duan. Finn iii p. 63).a p. caithri(:aithre),
ZCP viii 198 § 18 .d p. dochaithrib (for metre;chathrachaib, MSS),
Bruchst. i 4 .
(a)stoneenclosure,fortress,castle;dwelling :Acher Foglass
85/ fuirec cēt cathrach, Corp. Gen. 2.42 .frithe cathrach
(`church', see (b) below), Laws v 320.8 .i. dogabur isin chath-
raig thall, 322.9 Comm. ben forcurtar i cathuir, 272.6 .
cathuir uasal nemid`dwelling' (in list of places from which
distraint may not be taken), 266.23 .i. cathuir uasal neimedh
na heclaisi, 268.11 Comm. co cathraig Con Roí, LU 9037
5( FB 79 ).ic comét na cathrach(of fort of Culann), Táin 869 .
fo chaithrecha . . . in talman, Auraic. 167 .fa mó na comla
caithreach / clúasa na naithreach dwelling-place , Duan. Finn
i 78.12 .trī dūin tenna . . . ┐ trī cathracha com-daingne,
ML² 1108 .lín catha san chaithirsin, IGT Decl. ex. 885 .
10 ag léim chluidh chathrach, 1882 .daingne imda . . . .i. cathir
Cind Chorad, ┐ Inis Gaill Duib . . ., Ann. Inisf. 1012.5 .ar
lár cathrag Í Maireathig, 1212.4 .na cúirte cloch aolta ┐ na
cathracha, FM vi 2192.10 .caithir chuanna ceithre mbeann
(of Clonfree), DDána 119.16 .lucht deigheoil 'n-a chaithir
15chuirr(of chieftain's castle), 66.7 . Of animals:do-lotar na
bruic amach asa cathraig, Thr. Ir. Gl. xliv 15 . Transf.is
cathir do chomét(of the Félire), Fél. Ep. 149 .c. ¤ Chuinn(of
Ireland), DDána 93.42 .c. ¤ chaolaigh dhuinn(of mop of hair),
74.63 .dá rígcórughad . . . ┐ dá caithir crisdaingne(of two
20divisions of an army), Caithr. Thoirdh. 64.14 .
(b) monastic settlement,enclosure;monastery :for maig
arutacht cathir(of St Bridget), Thes. ii 328.4 ( Hy. v 10 ).
folamadar . . . P. congabad c. ¤ ic A. Ḟ., Trip.² 1270 .bid
úasal do chathir(said to Bishop Erc), 473 .comarba cathrach
25Ciarain, Auraic. 5268 .indliged na heclaisi . . . [mad indliged]
na cathrach . . . is dire cathrach fais[e] doib(`cathedral'),
Laws v 172.12 , 13 Comm. bid mór do chathir i fus / be
manchach for nem, Ériu iii 108 § 54 .
(c) fortified city, city:ro bói isin chaithir, Wb. 13b1 .Crist
30didiu issí in chathir, 21c5 .dia mbrith huan chadraig`from
the city
', Ml. 66c14 .immin cathraich, 48d14 .imm oslucud
inna cathrach, 46b5 .ro soirad in chathir di lamaib Assar,
61d2 .for longais hua chathir(leg. huan? Edd.), 74a13 .
donchathraiggl.in urbem, Sg. 216b6 .tor cathrach, LU
35 2786 .co cathroigh n-amhræ Luimnech, ZCP vii 304.x .
cúig caithreacha, Dán Dé xvii 25 .a gcaithridh Chorint,
Mac Aingil 5784 . Forc. ¤ attaigseeattach, andcf.
ZCP xxv 225 .
Of heaven:nói ngrád . . . / cathrach in Ríg romair,
40 Fél. Ep. 236 .in cathir . . . ina fuil in rígsudi, LU 2036 ( FA 11 ).
Of hell:im chuaird cathrach Díabail, LU 2421 .
In n. loc.:coro bris Cathraig Conaind(more usually
Tor C.), LL 14698 . See Hog. Onom.
Compd.:bean is teachtaire . . . ón chaithirlios(of Mary),
45 Aithd. D. 72.7 .
Seecatrai.

2 cathair adj .i. tren no nert, O'C. 1463 ( H. 3. 18,650b ). ?Cf. cathar.

cathaír n f.,g s. ¤ e. In later lang. also withk-inflection (Lat.
cathedra, Thurn. Gramm. 569 ). (a) chair,seat :fo chathaírib
50airgdidib, BDD² 1127 .inadh for cathāiri, Cáin Ad. 5 .'na
chatháir . . . dergóir(of Aaron), SR 4516 .rogabsat cathaire
gíal / da mac rachaine Rachial, 3003 .os cinn na caithaire,
Acall. 792 .cathaire na fairne no-chreccatís . . . na coluime,
PH 4393 .an ch. ¤ chomnaidi resting-place , MR 234.7 .cathaoíreacha
55Domhnall Óice, FM iv 1068.7 .co cathairib ┐
chorónib . . . carrmocail, LU 2052 ( FA 13 ).cona cathairib
credhumae fot[h]u`settings' (of precious stones), CCath.
5289 .o cathairibh na cobradh`beds of the bosses' (of shields),
5323 . ?cathair chorr chitus fri culbhard(a metre),
60 IT iii 23.1 .Ofroyal seat,throne:?rop cathāer cloth Connacht
do chrích(blessing of St Patrick on chieftain), Corp. Gen.
317.y .ina ch. ¤ rigdai, LU 2014 ( FA 8 ).'san gcathaoir i n-a
ngairthear rí Sacsan, Keat. i 208.9 .cathaoir an reachta
ríogh, O'R. Poems 726 `the seat of kingly rule', Gloss.Of
65 judgment seat: for cathairib in oenaig isin Roimh`rostra',
CCath. 5145 .ar an gcathaoir bhreitheamhnais, TSh. 6792 .
Of pulpit:in cathair proicepta, RC xvii 358.28 (Tig.).
Further applications:théid do bhuain cathaoireach amach
a los a bhfoghluma professorship , Keat. i 72.13 . Of persons
70 seat,source :ar cathāir chanóne(of Colm Cille),
Arch. iii 218.8 .a cháthaoir na hegna sedes sapientiae, Parrth. Anma
3950 .seacht gcathaoireacha céille(of daughters of humility),
DDána 55.15 .
(b) episcopal chair,see,diocese :airdeaspoc chatháoire
75Patraicc(`throne'), Gorm. Nov. 2 note 6 .Mael M. . . . do
dhul a cathair Padraic, RC xviii 152.11 (Tig.).bā hathlæch
i cathair n-espuic(prov.), Aisl. MC 73.15 .G. C. . . . do oird-
neadh i cathair Conmaicne(i.e.in the See of Ardagh), FM
ii 1156.14 .Lā Chatháoire Pheadair Feast of the Chair of
80Peter
, Rial. S.F. 824 .

cathais n f. g s. -e(cath+feis) martial vigilance,watch :c. ¤ .i.
fuire no fuireachras, O'Cl. cotlaid acht far c. ¤ sleep but set
a watch
, TBC² 3455 .iar c. ¤ na haidchi. LU 5749 (TBC).
coraigfed forairi ┐ cathaisi in tsluaigh, BB 433a38 .fessaitir
85im chella cathasa`sentries', RC xxvi 36.12 .[ro]sinestar a
sáethar cathaisi, ZCP iii 223 § 6 n.5 .cathluan cathaise
(catha,v.l.), Alex. 299 .cró caithise catha`a cordon of hostile
observation
', Caithr. Thoirdh. 13.18 .battar na goill . . . a
ttennta mhóir las an caithis chianfoda`the long seige', FM
vi 2252.1 .ísín caithfhes . . . gan codladh, Hugh Roe² 314.19 .
5 curaidh chaithise is ceannais gan tábhacht(in uncomplimen-
tary sense), Hackett² xliii 202 .atá Cluain lom gan chonn,
gan ch. ¤ `vigilance', O Bruad. i 164.5 . In phr.i c. ¤ on the alert:
luct longphuirt T. ina c. ¤ coirigthi`arrayed and watching',
CCath. 3748 .bai fein . . . hi cc. `on the watch', FM v 1356.18 .
10 nach raibh i gc. ¤ , Content. iv 58 .don pheacthach . . . i
gcaithis na gcean on the look out for, TSh. 8674 .
Appar. also din,clamour :álainn fogar ina caithise / im
chenn Chuain fhithise(of shout of joy), SG 412.26 .co clos
. . . c. ¤ na ccaithmhileadh`violent onset', FM v 1276.z .