commórtas

Cite this: eDIL s.v. commórtas or dil.ie/11531

Forms: comórtus

n (commórad) comparison, competition, rivalry . comórtus m., IGT Decl. § 38 (88.9) . is inann condealg ┐ comortus nó cominnus nó comaontu, O'Dav. 517 . coinneilg eadhon comortas, Hard. ii 301.5 of notes. commórtus in dá mhucaide, IT iii 276.8 . an commórtus atá acaib ré Día, Ériu ii 144.w ( RC xxiv 384.4 ). do sgur chommórthais . . . / red bharr ndonnórthais `to check the contest . . . with . . .', TD 2.5 . gnē chompráiti ┐ chommōrtuiss eidir sī ┐ in Rōimh, Fl. Earls 96.1 . rí . . . ad comortus a king to be compared with thee, Duan. F. i 63.14 . comórtus cusbóra comparable person, Hackett² xliii 43 . gan comortas `unquestionably', Ir. Astr. Tr. 20.21 . léig dod chomórtus dúinn `cease thine efforts to vie with us', O'Gr. Cat. 56.1 . aga comortus re ceile `compared with each other', Ir. Astr. Tr. 12.3 . ann a ionadh cinnte comórtais féin rightful, Maguires of F. 66 . Of rivalry (imitation) in calligraphy: comortus andso re litir in liubhair, BB 45b27 . comórtus and so risin litir so tsuas `competition', O'Gr. Cat. 330.12 . comortus friut a huilliam, Abbott-Gwynn 214.16 .