antráth

Cite this: eDIL s.v. antráth or dil.ie/3815

n (tráth) unseasonable hour ; usually in phr. i n-a.¤ too late, at a disadvantageous time: d-ghéana a chontrárdhacht i n-ifreann i n-a.¤ , TSh. 2047 . ag iomaithbhear orra féin i n-a.¤ i n-ifreann too late, 4701 . a dhúilimh . . . / misi ná hiarr i n-anntráth, Ó Bruad. iii 58.2 . Hence with trans- ferred meaning: dealg athálaidh othras Taidhg / dar n- antráthaibh tochta an tuilg the calamity adds to our mis- fortunes, DDána 79.1 .