adéitche

Cite this: eDIL s.v. adéitche or dil.ie/427
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n , f. (adéitig) great ugliness; horror: scaraim fris in cel ar a adetchi gl. abominor, Lib. Hymn. 44 n.l . ar a adeitchi, O'D. 2387 ( Rawl. B. 506, 47d ). leth coirpdire (.i. ar adeitche) (of bodily disfigurements), Laws iii 348.14 Comm. adetge lais in ugdur athgabail do gabail, ii 94.4 Comm. amail is adheitci gair cumha, O'Curry 2474 (Eg. 88, 38 (39) c) . is do adheitchibh in betha, O'Dav. § 121 . is amhlaid do bhí fodein granna adheitche ar gcoimelt taois tsecoil fuithe 'and she herself was ugly and repulsive, having rubbed rye dough over herself' ZCP xxxvi 71 , 76 n. 2 .