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2 étrochta, -achta n iā, f. brightness, lustre, effulgence ;
fig. splendour: etrochta ésci (snechtai v.l.) Hy vii 25 .
étrochta gréne LU 2473 . etrachta esce ┐ grene, Ériu ii
65118.15 . cid adbul in taitnem...fil i tír na nǽm, is aidbliu
...ind etrochta fil i mmaig muintire nime FA 7 . comsoillse
fri etrochta rétland 16 . o etrochta líac logmar 18 . dia
n-áne dia n-etrochta SR 726 . duroscibet-sidi hua etrachtai
cumachtai sech cech riga in splendour of power Ml 84b1 .
5 di etrachtu ┐ ane ┐ soilse a gnuisi, Ériu ii 142.14 . co
n-etrochtai snechta 118.18 . With pref.: isnaib rug-
etrachtaib (gl. in praeclaris) Ml 37d3 .

étrochtach adj o-ā bright, shining: ba hetrochtach a dath
(of a woman) LL 152b11 = taitnemach, Met. Dinds. iv
1058.5 .

étromm, -umm adj o-ā (neg. of tromm) (a) not heavy, light;
airy, buoyant: cid etrum aicned ind reto dia tormastar a
mét dogní trumai ndo Ml 20a19 . is étrum in digal 126b6 .
is étrom...mám in Choimded, Ériu i 197 § 14 . ·c· t· p· is
15airi asbertar étrumma [=leves] ┐ slemna huare nád techtad
tinfeth Sg. 10a8 . craisech...etrom TBC² 2792 . gæ etromm
TBC 5571 . (inar) étrom TBC² 1871 . dena airc dhuit do
crandaib edroma BB 22a14 . folt n-etrom fluffy (?) hair
TBC 5259 . amal eltain n-etruim n-aidherda LB 227b48 .
20 tabair séol étrom forsin carpat `give a light course to the
chariot
' [guide it gently? or equip it lightly (?)] MU 14.9
= LL 263b27 . robtur étroma a longa, CCath. 1974 .
dochúatar a n-etromuib a n-étach ┐ a n-imthromaib a n-arm
their light dresses and their heavy armature Fianaig. 78.3 .
25Hence of buoyant behaviour, lighthearted, cheerful; easy:
ina suidhe co hionnḟuar étrom ærdha, Ériu v 76.35 . luid
uaithi echtra n-étruimm a giddy venture Met. Dinds. iii 206.
14 . Here probably: triar n-álaind n-étrom MU 28 x = LL
266a29 . Of colour, delicate, light: fil i cechtar a da grúad |
30tibri derg...tibri gorm | tibri corcra dath n-étrom IT i 221.
10 . Milit. light(-armed), mobile: dia namhsaibh ettroma,
Hugh Roe 166.15 (f. 44b) . In gramm. consuine étrom is a
consonant of the class comprising the single or lenited liquids
and nasals and the lenited forms of the voiced stops, IGT ,
35 Introd. §§ 22 , 23 , etc. (b) slight, trifling, unimportant:
fingal etrom induthrachtach a slight wounding (?) TBC²
2795 . TBC 4299 . ce madh etrom anbfann a adbar
though its subject was trivial CCath. 4498 . le lán duirn do
dhán éadtrom, Content. xxv 6 . Compar. and superl.: condid
40étrummu dæ ón in bochtae ...tri frescissin messa firiein...
doib Ml 90a11 . ni rolinges o tú beó | æin-leim badh
hettromó `I have never leaped a single leap that was lighter'
Buile S. 44.4 . ó's é is éadtroma ré haistear do dhéanamh
faoi the lightest to travel in (of a cloak) TSh. 6952 . madh
45iad bhus éadtruime coirthe whose guilt is lighter 6285 .
is éttruime íad ná an díomhaóineas lighter than vanity
Ps. lxii 9 .

étrommacht n ā, f. (étromm) lightness, fickleness: an
raibhe édromachd oram? 2 Cor. i 17 . do bhreathnuigh-
50eadarsan gur ab édromachd chéil[l]e a mbriathrasan idle
talk
(λρος) Luke xxiv 11 .

étrommad n u, m. (étromm) lightening, relieving: im
etromad a pene lightening his punishment YBL 168b35 .
d'éttromadh na n-úalach ttrom, Is. lviii 6 . See étrummugud.

55 étrú adj m. (neg. of trú) IGT, Decl. § 21 . Not doomed
to death, not fey: bīdh a n-inill nech is trú | is bīdh a
n-eisinill étrú ZCP vii 302 x = Dánfhocail 242 . As npr., m.
AU 1056 . gen. Etroch 1003 .

etrud n u, o, m. g s. etorrotha [leg. etrotha?] ZCP viii
60309 z . eadraidh, eadartha IGT, Decl. § 49 . pl. eadartha,
eadarthacha ib. I Milking-pail (?): edrath (gl. mulc[t]ra)
Ir. Gl. 166 . II Milking-place (?); milking: oc imain a bó
do edrud RC xvi 36.25 . oc timmargain a cethra do etrud
LL 167b20 . issé sin dobeired na hellte d'edruth amal doberid
65cach nech a ba disli, Acall. 6582 . cuid daimh d'eadradh the
ox's part in milking (i.e. the part of one unconcerned)
Content. xiv 22 . oc indis etorrotha at a milking station
ZCP viii 309 z . Cf. siad uile na n-eadarthachaibh IGT,
Decl. ex. 1286 . etrad fota do biuc buair a long milking
5 Ériu vii 6.33 . III Milking-time: etrud .i. etar-suth .i.
etar madin ┐ fescur...nó edrud .i. rith etir media die ,
O'Mulc. 470 . etsruth .i. eter-ṡod .i. soud methonach ind laí
Corm. Y 554 . an rosaig bo co etrud for ingilt as far as a
cow reaches in grazing until milking-time
Laws iv 164.8 .
10 tastait...fon cuma sin co hetrad ┐ co n-ēracht cāch [from
tierce
] `until midday when all arose' BColm. 46.6 . o
etarthrath co hetrud, Aisl. MC 107.23 .