dḯuit

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adj i (dí + ét, Pedersen Vgl. Gr. i 219 , dí + fot, GOI § 105 )

(a) simple, single-minded, sincere: ni sulbir in bríathar .i. ní dron act is diuit et is glé, Wb. 17b4 . diuti dúthrachtig do chomalnad soscéli gl. sinceres, 23b4 . ba diuit (.i. glan) fri Dia in naem-og sin, ZCP xii 293.21 . ba diuid dílocht o menmuin, vii 311 . gach cendais, gach ciúin, gach diūid, Ériu vi 236 . dús im bad diuit ┐ im bad maith a thaírus straightforward , Imr. Brain i 52 ( LU 11008 ). tabrait dait a coibsena | co diūit ┐ co lēir let them make full and sincere confession, ACL iii 318 , cf. LB 261a66 . As subst. sincerity, truth: ara n-indissed di diuit a imtech[ta], LU 11033 (diúiti, diuidi, v.ll.) ( Imr. Brain i 56 ). Of animals: don dá dhamh díana, díuide | doní doimh ciuine cennsa undomesticated , BNnÉ 213 § 79 .

(b) single, simple, uncompounded; often opposed to comsuidigthe compound: inna brēthre diuite of the simple verb, Sg. 168a3 . in diúit no in comsuidigthe in focul is eitged? Laws iii 94 . coll ar coll ndiuit single c (opposed to q = cu), Auraic. 2895 . gort ar gort ndiuit single g, 2898 . diles do a seacht diuidib it is proper to its seven simples (i.e. units, constituent parts?), 747 . crābud in buirb co n-indmus | los diuit, nit-goire a gris a flame and nothing more, its glow warms thee not, ZCP vii 311 . sugh na smér do tabairt co diuid nō maille biadh by itself or with food, 23 Q 5, 48.31 . ni bhfhuil acht trí gnéthe ar na fiabrusaibh aonda diuide, 3 C 19, 241 vb 1 . nach eslainte diuid . . . acht eslainte comhsuighi[g]thi, 129 va 25 . leiges diuid . . . leiges comsuigigthe, 23 P 10, 136a75 . leiges diuid .i. an leiges nach bi contraracht cumusci rena fholad (= simplex medecina), 23 F 19, 27 va 29 .

(c) simple-minded, silly: bale i mbai in Dagda, nar diúit who was no fool, Ériu vii 220 , 228 . hí Tressaig nocha dāl diúit `not a backward race', ii 50 . a druith na halla . . . a brecanaigh diúit!, IT iii 98 . is diud ┐ as amglicc do duine amhurus do beith aigi ar na briathraibh adubairt Crist, Lib. Flav. ii 40 rb 5 . a daeine diuidi borba is mall-croidi docum creidim, 3 B 22, 80 b10 . ag rādh neithi ndiuid leanbuidhi, 3 C 19, 78 vb 10 . aislingthe eglacha . . . diúide, 3 C 22, 206b31 . timid, hesitating (?): ba diuit meta a comarli, Cog. 170 ( foolish ?).