amastrach

Cite this: eDIL s.v. amastrach or dil.ie/3095

n [ā, f.] (amastar) barking, yelping: ar is cend con for in cáinte oc amastraig, Thr. Ir. Gl. 9.33 . doirrseoir . . . ifirn ac[om] amastraig ┐ acom gairm barking at me, TTebe 2927 . amastracha na con ┐ donala na fael, CCath. 4169 . amhasdrach . . . do-ní cú, Content. xxiv 12 . conairt is gadhair is amhstrach `baying', E. O'Rahilly x 12 . madra . . . ag amhstraig ar gach aonneach, Párl. na mB. 1799 . ag amhasdraigh ar a naimhdibh, Desid. 3587 . Fig. siansán salm . . . ag amhastraidh a's ag béicidh, Oss. iii 262.8 .