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cúartugad

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cúartugad or dil.ie/13366

 

Forms: cúartachadh

u, m. vn. of cúartaigid. cúartachadh (cuardachadh, v.l.), IGT Verbs § 106 (245.7) .

(a) act of going around, making a circuit, visiting, traversing; circuit, visit : grian a gyrando terram .i. a circuitu .i. on cuartugud , Corm. Tr. 88 . ar cuartugad an c[h]atha after he went round the battle, ML² 1792 . an doman do chúartugud tís ┐ túas ┐ ina timchill `to go round' (of circumnavigation), Maund. 155 . ag cúartugudh criche Connacht `wandering . . . through C.', BS 134.17 . nír fhéad cách a chuardoghadh `no man could have faced it', Aithd. D. 60.41 . Fig. visiting, penetrating, assailing, afflicting : truma ná gach trén-ghalar / a chumha gum chuartughadh, Miscell. Celt. Soc. 338.8 . doighthe cuartaighthe croidhe `pangs that search my heart', Bard. P. 35.4 .

(b) act of searching (a place), reconnoitring, exploring; search: do buí E. . . . a[c] cuartughudh na cathrach, Stair Erc. 2203 . C. . . . do dhul do chuartachudh a Muigh-Luirg `to reconnoitre M.', AU iii 40.2 . ní bhíodh ó chleasradh na con / . . . / tríocha céad gan chuardughadh `exploring' (Gloss.), Ir. Syll. Poetry 61 § 11 . lámh chúartaighthi Chlann gC. `hand that searches C.C.' (of a patron), Ériu ix 165 § 21 . an cuartughadh crith-eaglach search, hunt (fig. of confession), TSh. 2314 .

(c) seeking, searching, looking for (a person): co ndeochatar . . . do chuardughadh i sliab n-U. `to search (for him)', Laws i 68.9 Comm.

(d) act of examining, perusing (documents, etc.): gan na scríbhne d'fhaicsin nó do chuardughadh `not having . . . searched the records', Keat. ii 6169 . ag cuártughadh na sgriobtúireadh = examining, Acts xvii 11 . a nuáir do ní cúartughadh air fhuil = maketh inquisition for, Psalms ix 12 . cúartughadh nó rannsughadh do dheúnamh ar = examinandi (of vocation of postulants), Rial. S.F. 249 . gan Cuartughadh . . . do dheunamh cia d'ar Cóir é `without making an Enquiry . . . after the Owner', Donlevy 96.x .