crommaid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. crommaid or dil.ie/13105

Forms: crommad

v (cromm) bends, stoops .

(a) Trans. ra chrommsatar leó é co tarla a gnúis . . . ra grian, TBC-LL² 2568 . for cóimu in chóicid nād chromthar `that is not subdued (?)', Arch. Hib. ii 61 § 32 . cromaid in phailm a barr, LB 141b52 . cid ros-crommad, MU² 411 `what should make them stoop?' Gloss. crech, crom, crin iat (of sins), Ir. Lit. 8.8 . ? Dall is Dorcha . . . / rocromtha fri comaidces, Metr. Dinds. i 18.64 . cromfuighear síos uáill na ndaoine = shall be bowed down, Isaiah ii 11 . In phr. c.¤ a chenn (do) bows his head (to), yields (to): ro cromsat a cinda, RC xiv 62.26 . cromaidh bar gcinn do'n righ rathmar, SG 23.3 . crom do chionn ┐ admhaigh . . . (to a worsted opponent), Luc. Fid. 4588 . Note also: crommatt cind fon eclais n-uill, BColm. 98.31 . More generally: cromais a chenn do chum a légind, SG 52.31 . sa chrann / 'n-ar chrom rí na cruinne a cheann, DDána 3.22 . do chromasdair a cheann re a chraoisigh, ML 86.12 .

(b) Intrans. cromm anuas bicc a phailm, LB 141b50 . do crom gu cosaib Coluim cille, RC ii 322.3 . glún nár chrom . . . dhaoibh, Aithd. D. 73.1 . rocrum a fiadhnuse an imperi, ZCP vi 48.y . an ghéag nachar chrom re cioth (of chieftaín), Magauran 137 .

With prepp. in sense of sets about, attends to, cares for: cromsait Ulaid co dicra do cur in catha, Lism. L. 3109 . do shnámh chuain . . . nír chrom, Magauran 2097 . cromait clanna Nēill fan cath bend to the battle, ZCP viii 224 § 37 . do c[h]romastair le n-a c[h]raīsigh fā na cathaib, ML² 1200 . da cromatar . . . ar a celi (of men fighting), Cog. 176.11 . bean nar chrom ar dhuine acht Dia `cared for no man', Aithd. D. 82.8 . crum ar do cheird dhúthchusa `betake thee to thy proper trade', Ériu ix 8.94 . ro cromustoir 'mon g-cath `turned to the battle', MR 284.5 . ro chromsad trenfhir thogaidi . . . 'man airdrigh `hastened round', TTebe 3398 . Note also: cromaid na laoich leath ar leith `set about the work', Ó Bruad. ii 276.x .

Vn. crommad.