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1 clecht

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 clecht or dil.ie/9401

(? cf. clichid. See Pedersen Vgl. Gr. i 362 , ii 493 . Perh. subst. use of old part.) custom, wont : ri ro delb datha na ṅgaeth / . . . / iar clechtaib rith roratha, SR 55 (rithim ratha, facs. ?). sibal is c.¤ le cach mbard / a lecht a n-inad irard `it is the wont of every bard to visit their graves', Metr. Dinds. iii 416.39 . a n-ionad fleadh ┐ feusda / do fuaras féin mar chleachtaibh / trosgadh, Oss. iii 236.22 . nír chleacht dó uaingheas d'fhagháil, Magauran 500 . an oiread sin do cheirtchleachta gnáthuasal na nĒirionnach . . . do chongmháil, Párl. na mB. 136 . do cruthaigh [Dia] . . . / in bith cē . . . / do dealph gan chairde is cleacht doilghe / fairge um gach oirir ann, ZCP xiii 14.10 (cheville?). ? g pl. as attrib. customary, wonted : Ri dosrat iar ṅglessaib c.¤ / iar mbessaib cen tarimthecht, SR 93 . In cheville: monar c.¤ , 3923 .

c.¤ (cléas, v.l.) .i. clisiudh [ut est] conclechtaither é ina brú " i.e. playing, ut est `he leaps in her womb'", O'Dav. 398 `? = clecht wont, habit (the common idea being practice)', Plummer MS. notes).

Compds. With nouns. fri hinnarba n-echtrann n-úag / línib a clechtchlann comlúad, SR 7102 . flaith gan clechtgainne, gan crādh habitual parsimony, ZCP x 53.29 . With adj. brechtrad cech datha fo li / clechtmaith dosrigni in t-ardri with customary goodness, SR 7286 . cuirm choir clechtmasa choindmídh with customary excellence, BB 37b4 .