? 2 ruide

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adj v s. a fir rudi (n.l.?), SCC 28 = LU 3533 (said to Cuchulaind). ardruiri ind roith . . . garg-ruide fri croich coemnair, SR 1078 . mac do Murcadh ri ruidhe (: orduighe), LL 394.53 . ruide im ro-chorp carcrastar (.i. ruanaid ro carcrastar a ro-chorp), ZCP iii 223 § 5 (Amra Senáin) = rue, LB 241a . Perh. orig. ruddy, hence strong, powerful, heroic or someth. similar (cf. ruided). ar do geinemain a mBethil Iuda, | ar do ruidib trégda | a[r] do rélaind rigda `by Thy pierced hands (?)', Ir. Lit. 8 x (dhruídibh tréda, draítib trégha v.ll.);context and v.ll. suggest a reference to the Magi.