dírge, dírga

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n , f. (díriuch)

(a) act of directing; straightness, directness: cuindrigthea .i. d.¤ gl. dirigendi, Ml. 41d1 . d.¤ ┐ airdbe directing and killing, 5 . on dirgi gl. directione (telorum), 65a6 . ar lagat inna saigte ┐ ara dirgi, 80b7 . cruindæ no dirge roundness or straightness, Sg. 3b18 . ainmnigud inna dulo in dírgi the naming of the thing in directness, 76b7 . tuargaib a tech . . . co riacht a dirgi fesin, FB 28 . do phromad mo lām ┐ dīrgi (dírge, LU) mo urchair, TBC-I¹ 607 . d.¤ cech tolgdail | fri torgbáil na drumslaite, SR 4271 . cach lāimi a lāindīrgi, ACL iii 226 . cruime is goire don d.¤ erect stature, Duan. F. i 82 (Poem xxix). ni tegar on chaime cum diorgha in fhuilt muna bhogthar ar tús é, 3 C 19, 53rb 37 . lottar rempa í reidh díorgha gacha róid by each direct road, AFM vi 2098 . cach (n)dírge (lit. each directness) directly, exactly: atchonncamar in luing cach dirge da[r] n-indsaighid, Acall. 6066 . fuarattar gaeth go deghtapaidh leo gach ndírghe, BNnÉ 54.10 . imighis gacha dírgha co Beind Edair, Ériu iii 156.3 . atá tobur . . . síar cach ndírgha bruindes `due west', Dinds. i § 15 ( RC xv 282 ). síardes cech dirgi dorochair, § 160 ( ib. 278 ). sibal direach . . . siar gacha dirga ┐ soir gac[h]a dirgha, ITS xiv 48 . gan gabāil gach ndīrghe don Spāinn not to go to Spain direct, Fl. Earls 24.20 . Cf. cach ndíriuch. for dírgi in a straight course: luid Apollináris do flaith Dé for dírgi, Fél. June 4 .

(b) Fig. uprightness, righteousness: in dírgi caíngníma in righteousness of well-doing, Wb. 4d6 . on dirgi són a brithemnachtae from the rectitude of His judgement, Ml. 24a13b . Cicilia co ndirgi, Fél. Sept. 1 . d.¤ dlegar cach flathemon in sin, ZCP xi 80.14 . at maithi a chland . . . im dírgi im dretlacht, SG 84.6 . d.¤ im (in, v.l.) cach mbēs, ACL iii 317 § 56 . díorgha um ghlór `uprightness in word', Content. xiv 10 .