dochlech

Cite this: eDIL s.v. dochlech or dil.ie/17343

Forms: doichlechu

adj o,ā (dochle) grudging, inhospitable, niggardly: díbhach .i. doichleach, Triads p. 38 . ni dichet tegde doichlech, Thes. ii 292.19 . nírbat díscir doichlech, SCC § 25 . duine doichlech imm a phroind, ACL iii 221.24 . mairg do duine . . . bīa co drochētaid doichlech, 221.19 . ni ba liaide ór na each | ag duine da madh doichleach, 3 C 12, 34.16 . ní móide is doichlioch Donn Cuan | droichtheach 'ga shluagh nó long lán, Keat. iii 547 . Daigri doichlech, Rawl. 160a46 . Compar. Atherne Ailgessach . . . is e is doichlechu roboi i nhErinn, LL 117a40 . ni raibe a nErind duine ba doichlighi ┐ bú drochenigh, BCC 138 .