ecraid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ecraid or dil.ie/19641

v ā (ecor)

I Fixes, arranges, disposes: tri hanairt...ecortar im chorp nAdaim SR 2222 . do hegradh [sic MS] na mic riogh sin amach ar sleasoibh na bruighne ITS v 84.19 . ro hegradh ┐ ro hordaiged a mílid...a n-urthosach in imbúalta, Fianaig. 88.18 . ra hecrait áine ┐ urluachra fóthib TBC 114.998 . in cnairseach, da dorn deg itir a hiarann ocus an baile a n-egarthar a hadharc fuirre, Laws iv 226.10 . cu ra ecair búale di chollaib...ar bélaib a chatha LL 237a12 . ro heagradh aencath adhbhal...d'fearaibh Erenn i n-aeninad fa dreich nDomnaill MR 140.13 = doronsatar aencath dib ...fa D., 142.1 . do heagradh agus do horduigheadh an cath eatorra ┐ dochuadar do láthair an iombuailte, Mac. an Iolair 72.10 . Here, perhaps: luid in mac bec issin cluchimag etorru ar medón ┐ ecrais cid in liathróit in dib cossaib uadib ┐ nis arlaic sech ard a glúne súas ┐ nis arlaic sech a adbrond sis...┐ ros comdluthaig in dib cossaib...┐ ros fuc dar brúach mbaire uadib TBC 900 .

II Equips, fits out; adorns (with di or ó of material, etc. supplied): ra ecratar a munter in carpat imme do chlochaib ┐ chorthib TBC 4605 (= linais a charpat TBC² 2935 ). tanic Cu rúi...ra ecratar a munter é de chlochaib ┐ chorthib furnished him with stones (for combat) 4659 . 4641 . ro línadh ┐ ro heagradh é...d'óccaibh (of a siege-tower), CCath. 1823 . ro hecrad in tech sin do ōr...┐ do ghemaib comba comṡolus i llou ┐ i n-aidci in tech sin BB 396b44 (= Dinds. 91 ). Met. Dinds. iv 106 . do-gniset fianboth...┐ ro egratar hí do ṡeisc...o féici co fornosc (i.e. roofed or thatched it), Acall. 1544 n. ro hecairthea airm...┐ erredh catha in tslóigh la A. do derg-ór ┐ do gema[ib] BB 494a3 = Alex. 623 . aen dona fearsaib rundaib o n-eagairthear in salmsin with which this psalm is adorned (?) YBL 154b40 . in choer comraic ro hecrad o thaillnib ┐ o danuibh ecsamla in Spirta Nóim .i. Colum Cille, Lism. L. 737 . Hence, without second object, makes ready, arranges: ra hecrad tech n-óil leis i nDún Delga CRR § 11 . YBL 334b8 . Acall. 1636 . corop fa dreich ríg L. ecairther in tech óil-seo CRR § 13 . ecraid Midir in fidchill LU 130b40 .

Cf. ron-ecrand do bráthbemmennaib...co torchair leis marb plied (?) him with deadly blows TFerbe 424 .

III In Laws sometimes representing O.Ir. in-cuirethar puts in (esp. of putting or bringing into a territory the symbols of taking possession, making entry; see ZCP xv 347 and cf. ecor): nocon iumpaither a fastad ar in fine inní ecairter chucu cu hindligthech, gl. on ni sai for fine nach ecur n-inndligtech, Laws ii 306.6 (see ZCP xiv 379 - 380 ). in tiag cusaní ecarthar innti the thing which is put into it (gl. on: iadag cona ecortaig) i 152.24 . tuinede la fer n-ecoir...ar nī bbuī dīlse...la fer for n-ecrad in whose despite the entry was made ZCP xv 346 § 37 . dia n-[e]acraither ZCP xiv 379 § 43 (= Laws ii 306 ) is a prototonic form from in-cuir-, and -ecrad in previous ex. may be used as prototonic form corresponding to in-rolad.

The follg. exx. may belong to this section: cethri mara ...as cech aird ecrait ille | teclait isin sáebchuithe (of currents meeting in a whirlpool), Met. Dinds. iv 80.7 (Coire B.). teinnusnach tucaid na sluaig | eagraid Magh Nia co neartcruaid, Ériu viii 42.19 ; 32.9 .