1 doraid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 doraid or dil.ie/18263

Forms: doirthe

(? do + réid, see GOI p. 104 ).

I As adj. difficult, uneven, rough: doraidh .i. aimhréidh, O'Cl. cid ecen aisndís doneuch as doruid `to explain whatever is difficult', Ml. 14d3 . dliged n-d.¤ `a difficult dictum', Thes. ii 293.21 . hi tucu cheist nd.¤ ndil, 25 . is d.¤ an n-uidi, atā Slīab Fhuaid etruib, TBC-I¹ 377 . is d.¤ inn aircetul, Ériu v 32.5 . ropu doraidh laisna huctaru na nGāidel cinnas noroinnfitis chrao ┐ díbad, Ériu i 214.1 . is fota int immun ┐ is d.¤ , Trip.² 1342 . tar ath ndoraidh n-iomdhomhain, Hugh Roe 24.23 . Of the hand stout, sturdy (?): gabais . . . a gae ina durn d.¤ , LL 34a34 . a chuach na desdurn d.¤ , Ériu iv 100 § 33 . hard, harsh: as doraidh mo dhíol hard is my fate, BS 24.z . secht mblīadna dó i ndeilb d.¤ in hard plight, Fianaig. 46 § 2 .

II As subst. difficulty, trouble: du thabairt d.¤ du glé, Thes. ii 294.4 . cen doraith `ohne Schwierigkeit(en)', Bürgschaft 15 § 51c ; see also 9 § 22 . rí roroén romaib cen meth | cech nd.¤ for cech oenleth, SR 7426 . rofitir . . . a ndo d.¤ tarraid Coin Culaind, LU 9150 ( FB § 39 ). (A prayer for protection) ar dhoraidh ó dhíabul, ZCP x 347 § 3 . dál dia fuair doirthe troubles, vexations , Metr. Dinds. ii 412 (doirche, v.l.). derbairdeda doirrthi ┐ figrad firuilc, TTebe 2720 (doirrchi, v.l.). ? dorinne C. doraidh maith `C. made good pursuit' (a good fight ?), AU ii 464.3 . difficult or uneven place: dafuarcaib a thré[n]fher dar d.¤ , Trip.² 2042 . cros Críst orm fri gach ndoraidh | iter fán ┐ tulaig, Laud 615, 55 . rí dosfuc for so[i]rthib sláin | a doirthib díthruib dermáir, SR 5073 . arna ragbad Dair conair chuimgi ┐ doirthe na Frigia fair, Alex. 166 (= doirchi, BB).

As n.pr. oróit do D.¤ , Thes. ii 287.31 .