1 comgrád

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n (1 grád)

(a) equal rank or standing : iarná ccomhgradh choir, Ériu xiii 34.8 . cách ina ccomhgradhoibh lá tuaith, 33.6 . folog cech gráid ecalsa fó ch.¤ túaithe, Críth G. 488 . a comgráda do thabairt for neoch to confer equal ranks with themselves, Ériu i 218 § 3 . ba ceim comlan comgraid ndil / i comdail inglanaiṅgil dignified, SR 4603 . dán bas chomgráid frit grádso of equal standing with thee, LL 14598 ( ZCP xii 272 , xx 193 ). In cheville: comgrad ṅgle, SR 4179 . Predicative use of g. s.: comgráid briugu fri flaith 'a hospitaller is of equal rank with a lord', CIH v 1608.8 , Bechbretha 110 .

(b) person of equal rank or standing : a ch.¤ his peer , Críth G. 28 . 114 . 205 . da comgrad d'inraicaib (of king), Laws i 78.20 . o rigaibh cona comgradaib `and their compeers', Coibnes 4 gl. 1 . da chomgraid (sic) ┐ di chompersain, Ériu vii 158.30 . a réir neich bun chomgrād dó, i 219 § 7 . See ? coṅgraid.