cre(i)cc

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cre(i)cc or dil.ie/12831

Forms: creicce, crecca, creic

f. g s. creicce, crecca. vn. of crenaid (see críth and GOI 454 ). creic f., IGT Decl. § 42 . Verbs § 81 .

(a) act of buying, purchasing : meise recce no crecce, Laws v 516.25 . cach crec, cach rec, ii 282.x . fomeilt fri creic trying on before buying(?), v 486.20 . muc creice a purchased (i.e. valuable?) pig, ii 368.8 Comm. ni cúach cen chreic dait in cúach thucais you paid a good price for the goblet, LU 8989 ( FB 74 ). cāine ailme / ardommpetead / ní 'arna chrec, K. and H. 30 `unhired', Murphy Lyrics 8.30 . na tesed uaide i crec iná i n-aisced by purchase(?), RC xii 62.3 . gusan creic loige ita do reir dligid `with the purchase price', Ériu xvii 70 § 10 gl. 2 . ba creic cētmuintire ┐ fochraic tīre `Kauf', ZCP xv 311 § 7 . crece for briathraib cundartha `Käufe', Cóic Con. 19 § 11 `d.h. in den Geschäftsfähige und Bürgen eintreten', note. soitheach dheit . . . / [nocha] bhia achd ga chreic `in exchange for a price', Aithd. D. 62.16 .

(b) act of selling : creicc airgait ┐ ōir, Corp. Gen. 199.20 . occa creicc i tirib (.i. namut) fo daire selling them into slavery, Alex. 1099 . in fil loimm ocaib oc a creic `for sale', Todd Nenn. 53.4 . creicc no cennach do dénam = emere aut vendere, Lat. Lives 92.13 . aca creic ┐ ica faiclead babein (sic) `selling and hiring', Cog. 152.5 . beith . . . / dot chreic, a Chríst, BS 26.x . gan chreic ndúan, IGT Decl. ex. 1208 . Verbs ex. 762 . éisdidh re marbhnaidh Meic Dhé / dá creic ar talmhain go dtí, Dán Dé xxvi 1 . creic ┐ ceannaighecht meadha, AFM v 1550.10 .

With follg. prep. FOR (AR) denoting price and FRI (LA) the other party): dia creicc for indmas, PH 2149 . a creic fri Greco ar or, BB 252a47 . Crist do chreicc for argat, LB 145by . ni thibhre neach uaib a cheand / gan a chreic re rig E., MR 62.22 . ag creic a amhsaine la hiarla D., AFM vi 2170.6 . Note also: oc creicc a indmais de chind bíd, PH 1052 .

(c) In follg. perh. in more general sense of trading, buying and selling : monadh . . . re creic ┐ re cundradh, CCath. 3859 . co . . . maine n-anaithnaidi fria creic ┐ cundradh `for trade and traffic', Marco P. 3 . caisleoir na crec `high- priced', MS. Mat. 578.2 .

In n. loc. cúanu ó Chreicc Éscne, LL 37996 . In n. pr. Oengus Chreca, Cymmr. xiv 126.6 .

See crenamain.