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echtar prep. with acc. without, outside: echtar
comairbirt mbiuth pecthae hi robammar (gl. foris eximus
extra quod fuimus) Tur. 108 . echtar recht [sic leg.?
55echtarecht MS] .i. docoid tar recht n-aicnid hinnun (gl.
cis naturae leges Sg 217b16 . noteged echtar chathraig
[sic leg. ? echtarchaig MS] Ml 54c18 . feil docuiridar
echdar corgus a feast that falls outside Lent Mon. Tall.
§ 22 . Cf. arcichset loman lonngliaidh na da err eplaid
60hechtair, acht regaid fer dar fer indocht astig si, Anecd. v
14.17 (for v.l. see IT i 104.11 n. , Hib. Min. 55.13 ).
See also anechtair, dianechtair, sechta(i)r.
COMPDS. echtarchenél a foreign kindred; a foreigner,
alien (the latter meaning could have arisen from an attrib.
65 gen. ¤ cheníuil, which is suggested by some exx., but the
adj. ¤ chenél is perhaps to be classed with findbarr, milbél,
etc. Cf. chrích, below): no gebtais echtarchenéla a tír
Trip. 170.3 . nach cland no bertis do echtarcenélaib 202 .
13 . as eadh líon lotar clanna N....cenmotat echtaircenela
5 Leb. Gab. i 78 . FM i 444.9 . na buada doberat leo a hechtar-
cenelaib in domain amuigh, Aen. 1963 . acca n-iomchoimh-
étt ar chuanaibh ┐ ceithearnaibh ┐ eachtarchenélaibh FM
vi 2250.20 .
The following may be attrib. gen., unless ¤ cheníuil
10is to be classed as an adj. of the i-decl. (see Thurn.,
Hbch. § 345 ). fer echtarcheniuil, Aen. 2906 . oicc echtar-
chiniul (v.l. echtairceniuil) RC x 222.127 . cosnamh a
n-athardha frissin ainffine n-eachtaircheneoil sin FM vi
2070.4 . rí eachtaircheneóil (of a king ruling over an alien
15kindred) FM ii 1074.9 .
¤ chian outlying, remote: fona crichaib echtarcianaib,
Aen. 230 .
¤ chined a foreign tribe: is aire sin ro gabasdair
eachtarcineada tire Breatan, Todd Nenn. 68 = BB 207b1 .
20 ¤ chinedach foreign, a foreigner: eachturchinedhoigh
do lot na hEirenn, TFrag. 112 .
¤ chrích I a foreign territory: Froech mac F....
soermacamh na nDomhnannach a n-imdealaib a n-echtar-
chrichaibh ZCP xiii 166 . coná caémhnacair dul i n-echtair-
25crích FM vi 2266.16 .
II a foreigner, stranger: dia ticed áighi no echtarcrich,
Marco P. 23 . ní theit lucht na criche sin a gcathuibh
acht da mbe conblicht forro doberuit echtarchricha dia
cabair 169 . g p. for breith áighedh ┐ echtarcrich 24 .
30 ¤ fine an extern kindred, an alien tribe: a reic fri
echtarfine `to sell them to persons extern to the tribe' Laws
v 128.17 . do fir echtarfine iii 52.24 Comm.
¤ geinde of foreign birth: echtargendi (gl. alienigen(a)e)
Ml 37b30 . ind echtargeindi foreigners 103d21 . hi lama
35echtargeinde (gl. in ius venit externum) 100c15 . a p.
echtargeindiu (gl. alienigenas) 29b16 .
¤ tháin an extern herd, a herd from another territory: da
n-indillib bodein...d'innillib echtarthana, Laws iii 232.15 .
¤ thuath an outlying or foreign people: fuba fri hech-
40tartuatha `attacks upon strange tribes' Laws i 160.3
Comm. tiagait meic Aeda in-agid na n-echtarthúath sair
LL 275a31 .

echtarda adj io-iā foreign: v p m. a occu ailli echtarda,
TTebe 417 .

45 echtas: xsee fechtas.

echtbran n(é-?) a vulture (?): O'Mulc. 368 , see cit.
under 1 échtach.

Echtga n.l., f.: nom. Echtge ard, Met. Dinds. iii
304.1 . Echtga 302.66 . gen. na hEchtgha, Hugh Roe,
50132.19 (f. 35b) . the Aughty mts. Here perh.: aruttosa
otharlighie | ucht fri hechtgai irgai[r]ge ZCP iii 257 = LU
125b36 (fri hechta , Anecd. v 30 ). gnath cenn i crub con
Echtga (: tercda) RC xx 150 = LU 7a10 . osnad echtge,
Corm. Y 662 , may belong here, see 1 échtach.

55 echtgal n(é-?) O'Mulc. 368 , see cit. under 1 échtach.

echtlann n(é-?) echtach didiu ar is i n-aidchi foluatar,
unde echtlann dicitur , O'Mulc. 368 , see 1 échtach.

échtmaire n iā, f. (échtmar) prowess: echtmaire Echach
Muidmedhoin the prowess of E. MR 116 .

60 échtmar adj o-ā (écht) destructive, deadly; warlike: a
curaid confadacha ┐ a n-ánraid ēchtmara, Fianaig. 88.19 .
slóigh éachtmhara Uladh ML 82.3 . TD 18.19 . na learg
n-éachtmhar of the dreadful slopes 4.4 .

echtra n iā, f. n s. an eachtra , Studies 1919, 255 . g s.
65 na heachtra , A. Ó Dálaigh xxx 6 . n p. echtrai LL 189c55 .
a p. na hechtradha , Anecd. ii 44.6 . eachtradha, Carswell
19 . An expedition, journey, voyage ; usually in sense of an
adventurous journey, an expedition in quest of adventure:
téit e. ¤ (ar e. ¤ ) goes on a journey, an adventure: Crimthann
5mac L. isé do-chuaid in n-echtra a Dun C. la Nair...co
mbae coicthigis ar mis ann, Rawl. 136a40 . dia ndechaid
in n-echtra do thig Uilc LU 119a10 = Proc. RIA iii 532 .
luid uaithe echtra n-etruim | d'iarraid tṡelga, Acall. 3839 .
rachair ar eachtra n-imchéin ML 36.13 . dochuaidh ar
10eachtra a hÉirinn, Keat. i 202.3 .
con ébailt aithle a echtra LL 129a44 . dom echtra hi
tech nUilc LU 119b19 = Proc. RIA iii 536 . do-lluid Cet...
do chuairt ectra la Ulto LL 123bz = Death-tales 4 . gach
gnim gaiscidh dia nderna fura echtra ZCP vi 80.15 .
15 eachtra Íosa anuas do nimh, A. Ó Dálaigh xlvii 6 . Of a
warlike expedition, a hosting, enterprise: is muna thechta
cath cain | gan echtra air seach righaib he is not obliged to
go on expeditions more than other kings
BB 281b7 = BR
258 . sluaigheadh ag síol Ádhaimh | budh í an eachtra
20fhada, Dán Dé viii 3 . Studies 1920, 417 y . rug leis san
eachtra é, TSh. 6981 . millidh...eachtra an aithrighigh
spoils the enterprise of the penitent 10453 . Of a journey,
pilgrimage: an tan do rindi Seon (i.e. Maundeville) a
echtra ZCP ii 2.29 . iar ndul do Dh. ar eachtra don
25Róimh da oilithre, Keat. iii 4586 . ar e. ¤ abroad, on a
journey; in exile: do bhí sé is an ógh ar eachtra, Dán Dé
x 11 . gan teachtaire...nach bia ar eachtra ar dhaoinibh
journeying to the people xxiii 1 . ge tamaitne ar echtra ┐
ar indarba, Celt. Rev. vii 332 = TTebe 677 . ar mbeith ar
30eachtra dhóibh, tograid...triall dá ndúthaigh, TSh. 9614 .
i n-e. ¤ : an t-iarla do chor ar eachtra don Aiffric. Agus ar
mbeith don iarla san eachtra soin... 5488 .
Transf., a tale, narrative, history: rofiarfaig in ri scela
dib; ro frecair N. ┐ ro indis in echtra RC xxiv 202 .
35 eachtradha dimhaoineacha...saoghalta do cumadh ar
thuathaibh dé dhanond, Carswell 19 . eachtradha...an
phobaill gheindtlidhe `history' 5 . dá gcuirinn síos annso
mar do thuit C...┐ iomad oile do churadhaibh...go mbiadh
eachtra adhbhal ré a hiomluadh orra, Keat. ii 3411 . éirim
40na heachtra 2939 .
Esp. as title of one of the recognised classes of tales,
LL 189c55 = MS. Mat. 589 . togla ┐ tana...echtra ┐
aidheda, Laws i 46.5 .