ritire

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Forms: ritired

n io, m. (OE rídere LEIA R-34 , Ulidia i 41, 46 ) g p. ritired, LU 7619 ( BDD 117 ). A rider, mounted man-at-arms : slógh rithaire do thogha, Fragmentary Annals 170.27 (s.a. 918) . trí marcaig ind ríg .i. a thrí ritiri, BDD 117 . militum [= miles] isin laitin . . . inann sin ┐ ridere isin gaeidilg, ZCP v 498.1 . adeirthear miles torquatus ré ridire gaiscidh, Keat. ii 6270 . leabhar do Choróin an Ridire (= Tertullian's De Corona Militis), TSh. 470 . drong do ridiribh righ Laighen, BNnÉ 238 § 167 . In Annals, of English or Norman knights: riteri ro-uasal, Ann. Conn. 1260.4 . socraidi Gall ┐ Sasanach ┐ ridiredh, RC xvii 274.4 (Tig.). Dún da lethglas do mhilledh do hEoan du Chuirt ┐ do na riteribh tangadur imaille ris, AU ii 184.21 (a. 1177) . sluaicchedh la Iohn do Cuirt ┐ lasna ridiridhibh, AFM iii 28.19 . dias ridiredh Parlemente knights of the shire , i p. lv. 5 . ag tabairt gradha gall-raidiredh do na glasgallaib, Caithr. Thoirdh. 85.31 . ruidire go mbuaidh, Celtica iv 132 § 63 .