1 clethach

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 clethach or dil.ie/9456

o, ā adj. (or adjj.) of uncertain meaning. Some exx. e.g. TBC St. 3764 might derive from 1 cleth (c). mo ri ni c.¤ cen chrad / ro fallnai inn ethar ṅdermar, / o rian do rian, for aig thaig, / cosin sliab fors tarrasair, SR 2629 (of the Ark). coa cethrai chlethaig, LL 27532 . Urbaid mór im Albanchaib / i cath Roth nirbo ch.¤ , 6272 . dorochair Niall mac Echach / uas Muir Icht ni gním c.¤ , 4100 . in cluain c.¤ , Acall. 497 v.l. (chreamuch, text). fuarus gleo cletach crundae, TBC St. 3764 (cleathach, cathach, v.ll.). d'éirghiodar 'na ndruing ndíoghain ndíochonair-chleathach 'na n-aghaidh, CRR² 28 . do lúth a mheór gcaol gcleathach (`slender, pliant fingers'? of a musician), Hackett xlvi 3 .