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1 aithech,

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 aithech, or dil.ie/2605
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Forms: athach, athaig

n o, m. (aithe). See LEIA a.¤ (cóir), athach, eathach (lochdach) m., IGT Decl. § 11 , § 55 . Note however, athaig (g s.): athair, Éigse viii 290 § 12 and n. 0

Lit. rent-payer; vassal, peasant .

(a) In legal contexts used of a particular class of tenant and sometimes to describe the commoner as opposed to the noble. See Críth G. p. 74 ; ZCP xv 245 . ethach .i. quasi aithech .i. doniter a aithe for neach, O'Curry 105 ( H 3.18, 70 ). a.¤ .i. fer braith ut est taidhe cach a.¤ .i. is amail gataide in fer braith nó in fer forinaiter féich, O'Dav. 37 . Cf. táid gach a.¤ | a.¤ gach ainbh, Ériu xiii 20.14 . a.¤ = briuga, Harl. 5280, 53b (Plummer MS. notes). athaigh .i. íocaidhe, O'Cl. flaith ┐ a.¤ `lord and vassal', Thes. ii 238.12 ( Ardm. 17a2 ). fri tige cach na.¤ , Ml. 92d15 . athaig ┐ bachlaich domeled sin uile, SCano 345 . flaith athuigh na bid flaith a athair i.e. a noble whose father was a commoner, `Bauer-Herr', ZCP xv 245 § 4 . ní dlig a.¤ mraich cor[o]p flaith, Críth G. 254 . díre n-aithig honour-price paid by an a., 530 . athich cacha slointe di ṡhund huma anechclann the commoners of every family from here on with their e., Rawl. 118b38 . adnacol do cholaind aithich thuaithe a peasant of the tribe (laity?), RC x 82.12 . soifid roúall . . . i mmaccu a.¤ .i. grád fene no chille, LL 188c1 ( RC xxvi 42.1 ). ait[h]ech cách co hEogan húais, ZCP viii 299 z . ísel cech athech, Tec. Corm. § 15.15 . ó a.¤ co righ, ML² 836 . athig i comairli ríg / mairg tír i tic in scél, Ériu ix 48 § 23 . aondath i n-éadach moghaidh, dá dhath i n-éadach an aithigh, Keat. ii 1918 . aithigh Laighion / siad ós maithibh measfuidhior, LBranach 5776 = DDána 117.16 . gach saoirfhear ann badh aitheach, 72.32 . Prov.: as ait[h]ech cāch gan deōladh no one is so exalted but he can do with assistance(?), ML² 162 .

With qualifying clause, gen., etc. a.¤ ara-threba a deich (so called because his stock is numbered in tens, and represented as standing midway between the ócaire and the bóaire, Críth G. p. 77 ): cateat fodlai bóairech? dá ḟer midboth(a) ┐ óccaire ┐ a.¤ arathreba a deich, 17 . a.¤ arathreba a deich, deichde a búar sidi, 132 . a.¤ baitside (baitsid, baitse), meaning doubtful; is é a.¤ baitside inso dia mbé in[n]a enncai cen gait, cen brait cen guin doíne acht láa catha nó nech toṡaig a chenn fair, Críth G. 142 and n. a.¤ forrtha (fortha), one appointed to take the king's place in legal actions against him, see forrtha.¤ im athechu bunaid (.i. na aithig ḟortha) im athechu cis (.i. na doerchele), Cóic Con. 21 § 14 .

(b) In pejorative sense churl, boor, uncouth person: contall a chenn dind aithiuch labar, Ml. 58c6 . in triar a.¤ . . . ro anacht Cú Ch., BDD² 1287 . robo leanamnach int a.¤ (aidech, LU), TBC-I¹ 1207 . ni thecat da fuapairt / acht [mad] athig mith, TBC-LL¹ 3371 (see meth). is duit dosratsam ┐ ni dont ṡenaithiuch ucat (of Rónán), Fing. R. 67 . ni tú as cóir dia chairigud . . . a.¤ samlut (of Lugaid Mac Con), RC xiii 438 § 9 . bríathra athig churlish words, LU 5450 (TBC). in t-eathach, Acall. 5532 . dias aitheach oc ingairi cairech, YBL 122a2 . cumala ┐ athig na Pers, Alex. 390 . athig ┐ doeraicme, TTr.² 1303 . ar ba haitheach somh a h-ucht treóin `being a plebeian representative of a hero', AFM iii 178.17 . a tigh aithigh ┐ áonmná / caithidh sibh an cáomlá ar cúairt, IGT Decl. ex. 363 .

In phr. a.¤ feda base tree (oppd. to aire feda). Used of letters of the alphabet: athaigh feada, Laws iv 146.19 , 24 . airigh fedha ┐ athaig fedha . . . athaig fedha .i. fern, sail, bethi etc., Auraic. 1151 = aithig, 4249 .

(c) giant, monster: immacomarnaic dó ┐ don scál. tresi cluchi ind athig, LU 8538 ( FB § 39 ). da aitheach forgranna, Aisl. Tond. 98 § 1 . ar neimib a n-arm na n-athach n-uathmar n-agarbh, BB 43b1 . lorg in fhathaigh, Feis Tighe Chonáin 1006 . ris an athach darbh ainm Goliath, TSh. 10937 . combarala dam ┐ dond a.¤ (of the Cyclops), Mer. Uil. 56 . ethach ┐ arderrad ┐ fogmoir, Stair Erc. 1290 . is i in [n]aithir neime .i. in t-a.¤ aingide (of the custodian of the Garden of the Hesperides), 254 . tú an aithir sheang . . . / is ceann aithigh uirrei-se, DDána 50.10

COMPDS. ¤-aicme vassal tribe: seacht n-aitheachaicme robadar isin tir re tiachtain de Uib Eachach, ZCP xiv 44 § 6 . ¤-lus lit. churl's herb (protection against the evil eye ? Celtica xxiv 38 ): righlus ┐ tarblus ┐ a. . . . a. do ghradaibh feine, O'D. 2365 ( Rawl. B. 506, f. 43b ). ¤-matad base dog (term of contempt): ni tocrad dam int aitheachmattud [do] gleid (glieid, LU) frisin coin moir, TBC-I¹ 1228 . aithechmadad druthsotal, 1594 . ciarso dúal don athiuch-matud saigid forsin árchoin, TBC-LL¹ 1935 . ¤-phort rent-paying town: trí aithechpuirt (.i. bailte bodaich) Hérenn: Clúain Iraird, Glenn Dá Locha, Lugbad, Triads 33 and note p. 36.

¤-thúath subject people (see Mac Neill, Early Irish Population-Groups, PRIA xxix (C) 59 - 114 , O'Rahilly, EIHM p. 154 ff. ): ro díbdáit uili cland Ugaine Máir la athechthúathaib Herend . . . ┐ ro gabsat athechthuatha Herend flathemnas Temrach, LL 7308 . ba di athechthuathaib Herend dó, 14616 . na haitheachthúatha ┐ Cinél Conaill . . . ag argain an bhaile, Ériu v 76.16 . le daorchlannaibh nó lé hathachthuathaibh Éireann, Keat. ii 3702 . annam lib athechthuatha do tháinsemad bartrenfer, LL 238b25 ( TTr. 1617 ).

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2 corr

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Forms: corrghlas, corghrian

n ā, f. (special use of 1 corr) name of a bird, usually translated heron, crane, occas. also stork, etc. (see Ross, Études Celt. ix 423 - 38 , Wagner, ZCP xxix 301 - 4 ): smacht peata chuirre `pet herons', Laws iv 114.10 . peta cuirre, ACL iii 309.1 . ged(-), c.¤ etc. . . . comdire la Feine, Laws v 472.30 . géd co aimsir dotha. C. co haimsir gnimraid, O'Curry 331 ( H 3.18, 182a ) (the c.¤ may have had some useful function, Plummer MS notes). cid fodera v. seoit isin cuirr so?, 1223 ( H 3.18, 490a ). ro soadsi i cuirr, LU 323 . no slocad indala suil conna roched c.¤ inna chind, LU 3261 ( SCC 5 ). c.¤ indsi G., ZCP v 24 § 7 . co tuc corra diultada ┐ doichle úad fora thech . . . arna taidled fer . . . a thechsom (Aithirne), LL 13551 `die Kraniche der Knauserigkeit', ZCP xii 399 . arm suine .i. gob cuirri (B. na f.), ACL iii 310 § 9 = ZCP xii 361 . a chacc cuirre (term of opprobrium), IT iii 102 § 189 ( Bruchst. 36 § 86 ). fri hog curri, MacCongl. 99.8 . re guth na cuirre, BS 86.19 . c.¤ aurócbála, Corm. 36.29 (perh. in this phr. of lifting engine, Plummer MS. notes). c.¤-ghlas, Eg. Gl. 124 . guth corrghlaise, SG 4.38 . corrghlas, 5.4 transl. ciconia, Plummer MS notes. amhuil sciatháin cuirre glaise, Zechariah v 9 . corghrian, Eg. Gl. 60 = heron, Levit. xi 19 . in ch.¤-grian `the stork', PH 7399 . in netaibh . . . na gc.¤ ngrian `bitterns', CCath. 4152 . ná sir clach na cuirre grían / ní bhíadh uirre achd an rath ríogh, IGT Introd. § 82 (20.34) . an ch.¤ glas ┐ an c.¤-ghrían = the stork, the heron, Levit. xi 19 = Deuteronomy xiv 18 . a ccorruib lena, Lism. L. 312.10 (see lénae). an ch.¤ mhónadh = crane, Jeremiah viii 7 . In n. loc. Loch C.¤ , BColm. 38.13 . In phrase corr margaidh market trader; vulgar, base person: corra margaidh, NT (1602) , (Acts 17.5) . corr margaidh, corr mhargaidh, Plunkett s.vv. agoraeus, foratica vel foratia . corrmarguighidh, Eg. Gl. § 168 ; 'rabble' O'R. Poems , Ériu xliii 213-14 .

Compds. With nouns: an corrcleirech ucat ` crane-cleric ' (of Colm Cille), Lism. L. 311.29 . an corr-clerech sin .i. C.C. BCC 329 , cf. mo samhlughadh re cuirr, ibid. See also 265 and LU 323 (ACC Comm.). gan cádhas do thabhairt don choirrchléireach, Keat. iii 1410 , see Stories from Keating 93 . `corr-cléirech from C.C.'s emaciated appearance', Plummer MS. notes. na corra go ccorrghaire, BS 76.21 . currach .i. corriath .i. iath na c.¤ , O'Dav. 414 . cia corrsuighi sin fuil fort? (to Colm C.), Lism. L. 312.1 . Cf. ¤chléirech above and corraigecht.

foirb

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Forms: forbbae

n f. (by-form of orb(b)a ?) landed property, an estate: deichthimna Cathair ... f.¤ cech duine mar as dlecht, Metr. Dinds. iii 20 . cach main ... boi lasin saír ... acht f.¤ dáer ar dilse `tenant-land held in fee' 300 (corresp. to: boí ... indmus lesi ┐ ni boí forba, Dinds. 60 ). rorog fóir fri fír-suide ... f.¤ narb amdes do cherdu, Metr. Dinds. iv 318 . cundased [ = conidsed BB] forb forsa-rir Mis atharda, in sliab ucat `the land for which M. bartered a patrimony' Dinds. 51 = BB 376b . consāid in ri ruad f.¤ , Rawl. 116c42 = Ält. Ir. Dicht. i 18 § 18 (emended by Meyer to: oirb). bid am croaidh si for a uile ḟorb da eis, CCath. 4048 . tainic a chinél ... cu Bretnu ┐ dogabhadh f.¤ leo ann, Lism. L. 43 . .xx. bliadan do ... i rigi thuaiscirt Erenn i f.¤ in athar ... YBL 317b11 . g s. (?) fothugud do rig for mo chuit forbbae ┐ feraind do gres, Rawl. 134a4 = form thir ┐ form thalmain RC xxv 26 ( LL 270b46 . YBL 113b47 ), but this may belong to forbbae (= orb(b)a, q.v.). ní ro toifnithi as a ff.¤ ndilis AFM vi 2216.11 . In wider sense: nócho n-ághaibh foirbh thalmhan nó nimhe `the inheritance of earth or heaven' Leb. Cert. 134 . ba f.¤ athar ┐ sen-athar doib he (of an heirloom) LB 158b19 .

? Compd. ¤duine : Mag Tibra ... | in fedadar forb-daine | ...cia o sloindter ... ?, Metr. Dinds. iii 432 . Cf. orb(b)a.