rús

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n m. (orig. neut.?) knowledge (cf. ZCP xix 128 ): rus .i. ro-ḟis .i. senchus, H 3.18 p. 73 ( O'Curry 119 ). rús .i. ro-fhios, O'Cl. ferr rus ruathar knowledge is better than impetuosity (?), Anecd. iii 19.24 = rous, LL 345c49 . rímim, ar is rús cen ail, LL 130b25 (: tús) ( Trip. 530 § 2 , cf. Keat. i 134.29 ). bid eimheach rat[h]mar mo rus, Ériu x 76 § 4 (tús). geibidh mar dlūs . . . | mo rus o Lind Tomair, 81 § 53 . ruc ar tús . . . | lúag tria rús ar ro-berrad, Metr. Dinds. iii 334 ; cf. 336.26 . rús con (of a dog's instinct), IT i 105.19 . a Aíd is réil rús `A. of clear knowledge', KMMisc. 260 § 4 . Mobhi . . . caomh a rus, Lism. L. 3364 (: tús). Patraicc mac Calpruinn ar tus | mic Fodáidhe as caomhrús, Irish Texts iii 42.8 . As pred.: d'úib Cuinn is rús in riagail well known , Metr. Dinds. iii 68 . is ro-rús, 114.46 . With obj. gen.: cia saig do rús hErend? LL 14b26 = Leb. Gab.(i) i 278.4 (with gloss: do roi-fios i ngabalaibh na hErenn). is é sin . . . a rús fír the true account of it , Metr. Dinds. iv 266 . adēr-sa ribh a deadhrus, 238 (: tús). rus .i. sean[chas], Lec. Gl. 146 M . Of a person: mo rus fāithi, RC xxvi 50 § 269 ; quoted by O'Cl. s.v. rús with gl. .i. mo ro-fháidh aga bfuil fios. robo rūs dia mīlidh | Crūs mac Cīrigh Cetlim sage, teacher , Todd Nenn. 142 ( BB 204b50 ), cf. a dā sruith .i. Crus and Ciric, ib. p. lxxi 6 . See 3 ros.