dechtaigid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. dechtaigid or dil.ie/14941

 

v g, late transformation of 2 dechtaid after the model of the g-derivatives.

I Composes, indites : leabhar na reacht do dheachtuigh Maois ar dtúis, Gadelica iii. 165. 6 . dodheachtaigh mur so é (sc. an scél), Each. Iol., Pref. of author (MS 24 P 9, date 1651). v. dechtugud.

II Teaches, instructs : dochum ┐ dodheachtaigh dá dheisciobaluibh, MacCur. p. 106 . ná deachtuighthear libh don líaigh na leighis is toil leis do chur ribh, TSh. 228. 19 . —deachduigh indite, dictate, teach Coneys. dictate, give law, instruct; account, reckon, compute P. O'C. (s.v. deachtaigheam, deachtaighthear). Dinneen dictate, indite , HSD. Macd.—VN. dechtugud u, m. : ní thug is níor ghlac malairt téarma : i litir dar casadh sé an deachtughadh ceadna, GJ xiv 17. 16 (poem by Seán Ua Gadhre). Act of composing : ag deachtughadh ceoil, Dinneen (from Don.). An emphasising : ag d. gach focail, Dinneen deachtughud indite, dictate, teach Coneys. management, regulation, dictation, enaction, instruction O'R. ann.