druídecht

Cite this: eDIL s.v. druídecht or dil.ie/18855

 

Forms: draídecht, dráoidheachd

n ā, f. (druí) later draídecht. dráoidheachd f., IGT Decl. § 26 . secret lore and arts of the druids; in wider sense occult science, wizardry . Included in `dán-ogam', Auraic. 5799 . cend idlachta ┐ drúidechta na hEirenn, Lat. Lives 4.14 . co morfhiss ┐ go mórfhastine ┐ druidecht, TBC-LL¹ 1454 . aes in dána drúidechta, 1071 . ó aiti druidechta from (his) teacher of wizardry, TBC-I¹ 1927 = ó Manannán mac Lir, TBC-LL¹ 2587 . druidheacht is idlacht, Todd Nenn. 144.3 . tria brechtaib a drúidechta (of Balaam), SR 4780 . rodúsig demnu tria d.¤ , PH 2198 . co ndíchur eluda draidechta na Cristaige, 1172 . popul na drui[d]ecda, popal iat sén da fognaitis fesa ┐ faistine, CCath. 724 . is e luid do fhoglaim druidechta co Simon ndruid, Rawl. 157.36 . a gcur fo dhraoigheacht, Oss. iv 176.18 . re tioghlaicthibh na dr[a]oidheachta with the rewards of divination, Numbers xxii 7 . In pl. magic arts or practices: tre druidechta druad, IT i 68 . no gniad druidechta, FB § 75 . do fhoglaim ilair ndraigecht, Lec. 84a36 . Attrib. gs. of magical formation: ceo drúidechta, FB § 39 . biasta druidechta, § 57 . in da fiach druiidechta, LU 3784 ( SCC § 35 ). lúath-anál draidheachta, Imr. Brain i 65.22 . na fir druidhectae ro artraiccset do Iasson, CCath. 2823 . robo chath draigeachta he, Lec. 545b29 .