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dorchae

Cite this: eDIL s.v. dorchae or dil.ie/18304
Last Revised: 2019

 

Forms: doirche, doirchi, d., dorchai, dorcha, dorcha, doirche, dorcha, doirche, dorcha, dorche, dorcha, doirche, Doirche

adj io, iā. Also doirche, n p f. doirchi, SR 63 .

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(a) dark, gloomy: d.¤ , Sg. 165a marg. inf. Ml. 40c15 . inn-aithchi dorchi, 30a4 . dorchai gl. (nocte) caeca, Thes. ii 31.22 . tem .i. cach ndorchi, Corm. Y 1213 . dobar .i. cach ndorche, 424 . tromcheó doborda dorcha, FB § 36 . tír ndub ndorcha, FA § 21 LB. sruth usci duib dorchai, § 30 . nél dorcha, SR 3967 . i ndiamraib dorchuib, 7576 . il-luc dub dorchu, Fél. March 9 . slog dub dorcha . . . do démnaib, PH 8101 . a n-inada dorcha, Laws v 326.15 Comm. a ndoiribh doirchibh, BS 116.11 . Dia diamair nach dorcha | rī sorcha, ACL iii 221.14 . Compar. dorchu ina dubgémriud, FA § 30 LB. is doirche ná gach doghroinn 'it is grimmer than any affliction', Giolla Brighde 46 § 25 . Of persons in the dark: is dorcha cech oen i n-ecmais ecnai, PH 6861 . ar mo beth dall dorcha i n-uamthig thalman, TTebe 179 . Of colour, complexion, etc.: in dub ind liath | ind odar doirchi datha | nidat soirchi, SR 63 . bra-dorcha dark-browed , LL 266b42 . suile dorcha, 24 P 3, 173.11 . a bhfechuin do bheith aduathmhar dorcha (aspectus horridus obscurusque), 23 K 42, 191.2 . a n-ētaigi do bheith dorcha, Fl. Earls 254.16 . fear doirche, 3 C 13, 571.19 . Emann dorcha (a sobriquet?), AFM v 1280 .

(b) Fig. not clear, obscure: ba dorcha la cách in labra, IT iii 187.1 . is dorcha a fidrad inn airchedail, Ériu v 32.7 . cid dorche sāmad cāich ┐ cid rūndae , Corm. Y 803 . can briathar dorcha nā dochiallach do radha, Lib. Flav. i 21b . eolus dorcha, Eochairsg. 68.30 . is radharc spéucláire dorcha atá aguinn anois, 1 Corinth. xiii 12 . (Women are) doirche gusmara `gloomy' (enigmatic?), Tec. Corm. § 16.39 .

(c) obscure, unknown (?): mor an buaidh do fhior dorcha | sorcha a theist ar ḟedh Eirenn, Sitzungsb. Pr. Akad. 1919 v 93 § 32 . ? ingen druad Dil nar dorcha, Lec. 399a3 .

(d) gloomy, morose (?): adv. do chaithsiod biadh go dorcha dórdánach, PCT 647 .

II As subst. io, n. dorcha doirche m., IGT Decl. § 2 . dorcha doirche, Abstr. Nouns § 5 .

(a) darkness, gloom: ri dorigne sorcha saer | ┐ dorcha, SR 18 . tarblaing dorcha dar cach mag, 7761 . la díth ndorchae dispelling the darkness, Fél. Dec. 25 . forcoemnacar dorcha mór for talmain, PH 3347 . dar dorca na hoidche, 3512 . at dorcha i soillsi, Tec. Corm. § 16.120 (possibly adj.). Oft. pl., esp. in older texts (through influence of Lat. tenebrae?): is Dǽ int soilse amal as nDæ inna dorche , Ml. 140c5 , cf. 54b20 . dond fritobairt fritataibret na dorche don shoilsi, Sg. 183b3 . fo doirchib, SR 7993 . i mbithdorchib, 1748 . in popul dessid i ndorchaib, Trip.² 2 . dodechatar dorchai tar forgnúis in talman, 568 . soillsi cumuscthae a dorchib, Corm. Y 26 . rodallait o dorchuib phecda, PH 3911 . du. uisce Bo N. d'ol eter da dorcha , BB 267a36 = iter da doirche `between two darknesses' (i.e. between dawn and night?), Leb. Cert. 24.6 . mac dorc[h]oi a son of darkness (i.e. of sin), ZCP iii 453 . mac doirche a child begotten clandestinely , Laws v 452.16 .

In concrete sense: trí d.¤ ná dlegat mná do imthecht, Triads 100 . trí dorcha Hérenn: úam Chnogba, etc., 42 . cach fid ┐ cach fásach, cach dorcha ┐ cach diamair, TBC-LL¹ 3531 .

(b) Fig. obscurity, mystery: creic soirche fri doirche .i. creicc gāith fri baeth, ZCP xiii 22.27 . dall na doirche . . . na inderb obscurity (something unproved) (Thurn.), xiv 366 § 26 . fo aicned soirche no doirche of the clearness or obscurity (of a legal case), Laws v 252.19 Comm. ar a doirchi ┐ ar a dot[h]uigsi, Corm. Y 561 . doirche rúin, ML 110.15 . trí dorcha in betha: aithne, ráthaiges, altrom (things of which the issue cannot be foreseen), Triads 249 .

(c) As n.pr. m. Dorche m. Ailgile, Rawl. 160b25 . Usually mythol. or alleg.: Dub ┐ Dobur ┐ Doirche (cup-bearers of the Tuatha De Danann), Lec. 25a40 . gen. maic Doirche , Metr. Dinds. iii 4.26 . Name of a mound at Tara: dá dhumhae . . . Dall ┐ D.¤ , RC xv 282 § 23 . Metr. Dinds. i 18 .

In compds. dorch-, q.v. See also dorchacht (c).

2 loch

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adj (-ó- ? but see BBCS xxvi 144 n. 10 ) o, ā black, dark: l.¤ .i. dub ┐ doirche, O'Curry 2024 ( H 4.22, 49 ). l.¤ .i. dub, ut dicitur: asoilge laith loch-bronda .i. dub-brondae, cid dorche sāmad cāich ┐ cīd rūndae riam ┐ īarom, docruide a rūna laith d'ól, Corm. Y 803 = l.¤ [.i.] dub unde dicitur asoilgi laith lochrúna .i. dubrúna, Thr. Ir. Gl. p. 26 . a lucht locha na a lucht dub gl. [anacht Noe a] luchtlach, Thes. ii 302.15 ( Hy. i Comm .). loch [.i.] dorcha, BColm. 10.4 . mucogam in so . . . liath (l), l.¤ (f), cron (s), Auraic. 5669 . lóch .i. dubh, O'Cl.

As subst. ā, f. g s. cetdoth loichi (t), cetoth cron (c), cetoth forglaisi (q) of a black sow, Auraic. 5671 . saīthech fo chrōin clū co mboil / dodaing fo lōich lucht as-mbir `ein Störriges unter dem schwarzen', ZCP xvii 301.29 .

The follg. may be compds. of this wd.: ¤bríga: diúchtra a terbaig andregoin / ar dotáet do lochbriga / eter argaib erritib, LU 3527 ( SCC 28 , rhet.), glossed: .i. do laechbriga (`lóchbríga(?),' Dillon, SCC² Vocab .). ¤náma: is torc tren hi fothugud / traithaid nerta lochnamat, LU 8894 ( FB 68 , rhet.). bat neirt ar do lochnamtib, LU 10423 (Tochm. Em., rhet.). co niurt for do lochtnamtib (leg. lochnamtib), 6330 (TBC rhet., H).

rúndae

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adj io,iā (1 rún)

(a) mystical, figurative (opp. to material or literal): imdibe colnide . . . imdibe rúnde, Wb. 2c10 . isiede ind ail rúnde (gl. petra erat Christus), 11a19 . etargna staraide .i. co follus; etargna siansaide .i. runda, PH 3533 . in Dauid rúnda Ísu Crist, 4905 . derrite rúnta, 1705 . is ed dorala dó iartain co rúndai (= mystice contigit), Lat. Lives 49 .

(b) mysterious: á rí rúndai, Fél. Ep. 458 . Antón, ata rúndai retha `whose courses are mysterious', 274 . donaib adamraib rúndaib . . . na fetatur cidh aingil nime, Ériu ii 128 § 93 . ticfa rí runda aile ( wonderful? unknown, undreamt of ?), LL 278a16 (a prophecy).

rúndatu

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n t, m. ( rúndae ) mysteriousness: adchess rúndatu t'aicnid-siu [sic leg.], a dae (= naturae tuae secretum), Ml. 96d1 .

sámud

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n u and o

(a) act of congregating, meeting together : asoilge laith loch-bronda .i. . . . cid dorche sāmad cáich ┐ cid rūndae riam ┐ īarom, docruide a rūna laith d'ól, Corm. Y 803 = sámud, Corm. 26 loch . eochair sheirce sāmud, ZCP vi 270 § 1 . nonbur ríg . . . | tucsat sir-blad da sámud (: Adum) `meeting-place', Metr. Dinds. iv 342.34 . is ē mo shāmud re mnāi | amal bīs cámull hi ceó, | cen co hana lim is cet, | cet lim cid marb, cid beō, ZCP iii 37.15 . saeghal is sith cein nombeó sund uas bith blogach | samudh subach rombé co mbrigh om righ rogach, Anecd. i 74 § 221 . Note also: sesca tri cet is coic mili | . . . | do bliadhnaibh sin ar na samhadh | o dagein Adhamh co n-uaill when added together, Ériu x 89.2 .

(b) congregation, assembly (usually in relig. sense): samad .i. muintir, Lec. Gl. 98 . do rē[i]r sāmad sochla sean (: crābud), BColm. 100.1 . sámud būan bríathar-ísel, | fó húar mad mé foglésed | sāstum a n-ecna nūasal `lasting low-voiced congregation', Ériu ii 63 § 1 . deghailm foluing sāmad slān (: crābud) (of a bishop), ACL iii 306 § 4 . sámud . . . na sruthi imon sanctoir do gres, LB 123a40 = senad, SR 4897 . carais Brenainn biothcrábudh | do réir senaidh ┐ sámhaidh (: crabaidh) `synod and assembly', ZCP i 62 § 37 . Cathalán an chrabhaidh chóir | ba sruith sámhaidh, ba senóir, AFM ii 930.14 . Ord Sanct Bernard is sámadh ┐ is coimht[h]inōl isin mainistir the congregation . . . consists of the order of St. B., Fl. Earls 210.20 . im Sairial . . . | im Raifial . . . | uaisle an tsamhaidh aingligh fhinn (: gabhaidh, leg. gábhaidh ?), Dán Dé xxv 55 . Matadhan mac Oeda Róin | rí Ulad an tsamhaidh coir, Irish Texts i 61 § 57 .

(c) of the congregations of particular saints: co mbennachtain Adamnain ┐ samtha Iáe, Anecd. ii 17.12 . amra s.¤ sanct-Brigte `wondrous was St. Brigit's congregation', Hy. v 13 . in da phopul De .i. samad Brigte ┐ samad Patraic, Lat. Lives 78.13 . Dindshenchas Cind Fhinichair, i Samud Chaemgin (Glendalough), Metr. Dinds. iv 320 . co ttartsat réir shámhtha Chiaráin, AFM ii 846.11 . samadh Finden . . . ┐ samadh Ciarain cona n-abbaid, BNnÉ 301 § 6 . robhudh saidbre sámhud Coluim C. inas cech sámud, Lism. L. 874 . tria easccaine samhtha Cholaim C., AFM iii 80.15 . ó shámhadh ┐ ó choimthinól Druimenaigh, Anecd. i 78.19 . tre troscudh shámhaid Finnéin, Lism. L. 2767 . gabhail dertaicche Cille dara for Forannán . . . co samhadh Padraicc archena, AFM i 452.7 . Note also: digrad do samtha fort, Fél. 96.15 = do samhta, BNnÉ 305 § 19 .