airchlaide

Cite this: eDIL s.v. airchlaide or dil.ie/1727

n (claide, vn. of ar-claid Ériu lvi 77 ) act of digging; ditch: corus aenaig, urclaide tairis, Laws v 474.13 .i. cuic seoit a fis coir a fir-claidi taris [.i.] tar in n-aenach, 476.19 Comm. duae na urclaide no rath, iv 144.15 . dairt ma conclasat urclaidhe taris sin .i. ma dia tochlait firclaidhe taris sin, O'Dav. 395 . In n. loc. Ailén na Urelaide, Lism. L. 2217 .