dúthracht

Cite this: eDIL s.v. dúthracht or dil.ie/19315

Forms: d., duthrachtan, duthrachta, duthracht, nduthroctain, duthrachtain, duthracht, duthrachta, duthracht, dúthrachd, dúthrachta, dúthrachda, duthracht

n Gender not attested in O.Ir. (see, however, Thurn. Gramm. § 727 ), m. in later lang. (cf. a s. d.¤ n-diuburtach ( H. 2.16 ), CF 88 ). Vn. of do-futharcair. g s. duthrachtan, Ml. 55a17 ; later duthrachta, Laws iv 284.20 . d s. duthracht, Wb. 22d4 , 27c10 , Sg. 3a5 , Ml. 33c8 , 43c8 , and in later lang. co nduthroctain ndil, ZCP xiii 30.5 ; duthrachtain (as n s.), Aen. 697 (d s. duthracht, 698 ). n a p. duthrachta, Ml. 49c7 , 61b6 . g p. duthracht, 54a8 , 56b18 , 24 . dúthrachd m., IGT Decl. § 25 . g s. an dúthrachta , TSh. 10887 . na dúthrachda , 2 Cor. vii 11 .

(a) act of wishing, desiring, longing; wish, desire ; gl. votum, Ml. 33b4 , 43c8 , 44b33 , 48b13 , 49a18a , c7 , etc.; voluntas, Wb. 16c18 . ó duthracht gl. ex animo, Wb. 22d4 ; ex voto, Ml. 33b4 , 43c8 . ni ar ecin . . . acht is ó duthracht a menman badéin dochoid (= voluntate animi), PH 4742 . la d.¤ a chridi, Fél. Ep. 68 . fir-ailithreach iar nduthracht, YBL 166b18 . gabail aitidan tar d.¤ , Laws v 432.19 . orba duthrachta land volun- tarily granted (?), iv 284 . Freq. in pl.: comairmidi inna nd.¤ ┐ inna n-accubur dorigensat, Ml. 54a34 . for salachduthrachta your unclean desires, Alex. 915 . ni ferthar catha na cocthi lind ō dutrachtaib nā ō bēsaib, 897 . cách co n-almsain . . . | iar ṅdligud, iar ndutrachtaib, SR 4866 . do réir a dhúthrachta, ZCP viii 209 . Dauid mac Iese in fear togaidi do reir mo chraidi ┐ mo duthrachta, YBL 154b28 . ba hé a nd.¤-sum cungnam lé P., CCath. 1245 . donaib duthrachtib inna ngor, Ml. 44b33 . mo gái, mo chlaideb, mo sciath | . . . | ní duthracht fir máith-laim meirb they are not the desire of a tender-handed weakly man, PRIA xix 540 ( LL 146b12 ). cid mid, cid broccóit flatha, | cid d.¤ duini uithir what a sick man would desire, Ériu iii 104 . a dhuthracht féin [do thabairt] do Chill Da Lua, Cog. 200 . Transf. of object of desire: ib-siu fein . . . in duthracht-sa rob ail leat do ól damh-sa drink thyself what thou wouldst have me drink, RC vi 175 . With obj. gen.: duthrachtan uilc dosom of wishing evil to him, Ml. 55a17 . duthrachtain uilc do denum, Aen. 697 . duthracht marbtha, Laws i 242 Comm. aní nā roich lām cid acht | is écen dam a dútracht I must needs desire it, LU 3936 ( SC § 44 ).

In phrase is d.¤ limm (folld. by vn. or subord. clause) I desire, long for: ni écen . . . ach[t] is dúdract lib, Wb. 3b21 . is d.¤ linni a dénum dúib we desire that you should do it, 16d3 . is d.¤ leusom atlugud buide they desire to return thanks, Ml. 33b3 . cén co tísam dútracht lind, LU 4001 ( SC § 45 ) `I wish that I were not going away', Dillon p. 45. nōimh na cceithre raithe | dutracht lim a nguidhe, Ériu i 226 . ger bo duthracht leo calma do denamh, CF 848 . ni ba d.¤ leis do thuttim-siu, TBC 4307 . co nár bo dúthrach (sic) leó eterdeilig[ud] etarru, TTr.² 501 . ?ní du[th]raic lium do marbadh, ZCP vi 101 . ba duthracht leo gea dofaethaisté-su, TBC 4342 , cf. 4363 , 4390 . d.¤ lais di co ronasta Brigit he desired of her that B. should be pledged, Hy. v 54 Comm.

(b) devotion, esp. of worship or prayer: combad duthracht fordúnad (for dunad, MS.) in salm gl. ut devotio carmen con- cluderet, Ml. 120c6 , cf. 90a14 . dosgnit d.¤ n-ataigh forsan cCoimdhe, BNnÉ 324 . oc dénam a dtráth ┐ a nduthrachta do Día, SG 54 . ag radh a trath ┐ ag denamh a duthrachta do Día, BCC § 221 . ag radh a duthrachta saying his prayers, § 247 . See Ériu xviii 2 .

(c) devotion (to), zeal (on behalf of), good services , generally in phrase dogní d.¤ do: in tslat échtach arrachta | dam ac dénamh dúthrachta, Misc. Celt. Soc. 336 . déana damhsa do dhúthrocht, 3 C 13, 969.14 . i ndíol an dúthrachta doghní an duine ḟíréanda do Dhia, TSh. 10887 . nach diongnadh do Chorc d.¤ `that he would not have said all he could for C.', Con- tent. xiii 10 , cf. iii 29 . cain-duthracht Sepherus do Alax., BB 494a27 . ceathrar ar ḟichit a lāndām (sc. of the `ollamh') for feacht feili . . . Deichneobar for feili fleadaib .i. duthracht do rig, Lec. 339b2 . d.¤ Moga Ruith do Simon (name of a poem or metre), IT iii 109 , cf. Ms. Mat. 272 , 402 . Hence in general eagerness, zeal, goodwill, readiness to serve: trí fáilti coirm- thige: immed ┐ d.¤ ┐ elathó, Triads 225 . maille ré dúthrachd, Rom. ii 8 . gu madh móide dhiongnus sibh dúthrachd, 2 Pet. i 10 .

(d) free-will offering: duthracht co tighnacul | do t[h]abairt uadh, ZCP viii 215 . fricell .i. duthracht bid doberer do chill, O'Mulc. 593 . foirenn díb co n-almsanaib ┐ co nduthrachtaib, Lism. L. 2033 . mac clerech . . . dalta do Brigit teig co nduth- rachtaib dissi, LL 283b15 , cf. Fél. p. 64 . ba lá Cairbri an talam arna tabairt do Chonull G. a nduthracht, BCC § 133 .