cuchtar

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cuchtar or dil.ie/13424

 

Forms: -air, cochtair, cuchdair, cochtair, cuchtarthigi

n [ā, f.], -air k, f. (prob. fr. Lat. coctura, GOI § 76 ). Also cochtair. cuchdair f., IGT Decl. § 185 . kitchen : c.¤ gl. caupona, Sg. 63a3 . cochtair gl. coquina, Ir. Gl. 283 . dochum na chuchdiri (sic) `to the kitchen', Mon. Tall. 132. 13 . latrach na cuchtrach Cormaic, Petrie's Tara 139.10 = Dinds. 1 § 16 . for senistrib na cuchtrach, Anecd. i 1.11 ( SCano 10 ). biathad mís . . . / do ríg Caisil chais ón chuchtair (: n Ultaib), Leb. Cert.² 100 . atnaigim isin cuchtair `into the kitchen', MacCongl. 91.17 . conuice a leabaidh féin an[n]sa c.¤ , Feis Tighe Chonáin 251 . lan toighi do theachtaibh / le choiri sa chuchtair, Magauran 3567 . línfaid muilli ┐ áthai ┐ lestra ┐ cuchtrachai, Eg. 1782, 18a cited Contribb. 547 . dilis cach aithne indeithbire uile . . . a cuchtair `every unnecessary charge [left] in a . . . kitchen . . . is [by law] forfeited', Laws iii 192.3 Comm. aith, cuchtcair, etc. `kitchen', v 166.4 .

Compd. cuchtarthigi (cuchtracha, v.l.) lethna luchtmara cooking-houses , MU² 202 .