cruthach

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cruthach or dil.ie/13273

Forms: crothach

adj o, ā (1 cruth) crothach, A. Ó Dálaigh xxxi 9 , Rel. Celt. ii 196.5 . shapely, fair, beautiful : ri caim, ri cain, ri c.¤ , SR 572 . caintarbh c.¤ (of a man), Sc. M² 15 R . ba c.¤ . . . ind inghen, TTr.² 361 . co Créidhi cruthaig, Acall. 819 . da ingin choema chruthacha, TTebe 658 . ataoi c.¤, a bhan-chara = pulchra es, TSh. 1332 . As sobriquet: Cessair Ch., Cóir Anm. 92 .

Other applications: guth grúige c.¤ mbréigi, Ériu xiii 72 § 137 . fín cruiche cruthaige, ZCP viii 286 § 2 . tre ríoghain na ccleas cc.¤ ` graceful-mannered ', O'Hara 3278 . giodh c.¤ caomhálainn í (of swan), TSh. 7797 . gidh c.¤ do chórughadh (of a cross), DDána 65.4 . ga seinm go c.¤ cain, Duan. Finn i 62.33 .

Compar. nech budh cruithidhe, BNnÉ 107 § 27 . Superl. nech as cruthaighe . . . ina aimsir, BNnÉ 295 § 24 .