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cora

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cora or dil.ie/12409

Forms: cothra, ccórann, cora, cara, -adh

n d, f. Also ca-. cothra, BLism. 108 rb37 . ? g p. ccórann, Bard. Synt. Tr. 236.16 . cora cara (ind éisc) f., IGT Decl. § 4 . c.¤ (na cléirech) f., g s. -adh, § 7 (cara proscribed form).

(a) stone fence, palisade, wall, row or serried rank (`the making a c.¤ round land (without objection) was evidence of title', Plummer MS notes). cara .i. clocha [ut est] fo cara Caiar .i. fo cairrgib, O'Dav. 384 . 498 . dar in coraid `beyond the fence', Laws iii 130.16 . ar clad no ar coraid `on a dyke or on a wall', 176.20 . clais c.¤ `a trench a stonewall', iv 72.5 . c.¤ tria liag a wall of three courses(?), 112.1 , see 21 Comm. in c.¤ . . . sé troighthi ina hairdi, 76.14 Comm. toraile .i. coradh cloch, O'Curry 839 ( H 3.18, 383 ). clas co corad .i. bís i comainci isin eclais gin légenn (leg. clas corad? co coraid?), O'D. 923 (H.3.17, 655). c.¤ clach, DDána 29.10 . ón choraidh chrann `from the serried line of spears', O'Hara 2346 . Fig. clann C. mar caraid cloch, MR 312.11 . dá charaidh cipíngherra . . . crínfiaclacha na cind two rows of . . . teeth, Caithr. Thoirdh. 104.21 . Note also: ar bhfíon fionn i gcoraidh chófraithe `vessel', Aithd. D. 72.6 .

(b) weir : aire, c.¤ `a fishing-were', Eg. Gl. 677 . in c.¤ coitcend na fine `the common fishing weir of the tribe', Laws i 130.4 . no dha trian imarcra in eisc do na corthaib uadha sís, O'Curry 1148 ( H 3.18, 457a ). riagail inbir na coradh `the rule of the inber of the weir', Laws iv 212 , 11.12 Comm. ba si c.¤ éisc na hinnise, Snedg. u. Mac R 9 § 10 . M.D. ┐ a cara(d) éisc laiss, BColm. 62.13 . ? seiche corad, Triads 230 . ic siledh tre caraidh cloch `dripping through a weir of stones', CCath. 5901 . coirthe chláir Ḟeóire, IGT Decl. ex. 1304 . lán cairthe chúain na Suca, ex. 243 . cara na héigne, Dán Dé xiv 6 . na carranna co na cescandaibh, ALC i 278.22 = na cescanna uas a ccairribh `the baskets of the fishing weirs', AFM iii 226.2 . im carrid Cluana Tarb `against the weir of C.', Cog. 192.13 . See Hog. Onom .

(c) Eccles. choir, chapter (cf. MR cited under (a) supra): hic chorus .i. incoraidh, Ir. Gl. 457 . a measg choradh chleireach, Duan. F. ii 286 § 139 . sa choraidh chléireach, Aithd. D. 69.7 . c.¤ ceatal ┐ ceól, Measgra D. 59.31 (`choir', Gloss.). C. . . . do togha lá coraidh ardachaidh, AFM iv 824.10 . tucad a grada le coraidh Arda Macha, Ann. Conn. 1307.12 . etir coraidh aingel, AFM ii 1136.14 . M. . . . ┐ C.C. in a corp daenna, na coraid timchell Macairius, ZCP xi 140.37 . do búi ceithre suidheócca dec . . . 'san coraidh, BNnÉ 58.7 . san chruisde as ttaobh des don choruidh (sic leg.) mhóir, chapter-house(?), Rel. Celt. ii 210.17 . Cf. cuire cniocht (c.¤ cniocht, v.l.) `a host (lit. choir) of knights', Butler Poems 1464 .

cora(i)d

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cora(i)d or dil.ie/12418

Forms: coar, cuär, coraid, coraid, coraidh, córaid, córadu, corathgen

n etc. In some exx. forms of caur, q.v. Acc. to Thurneysen ZCP xiii 105 , to be referred to n s. coar, cuär (see cúar). In MSS. freq. also with -ó-; note the rhyming exx.: ? na cúrad na cruadchorad (g p.) (: ṅglorach), SR 5886 . flathius Fúait foentait córaid / for óraib iar cuairt cáemil, LL 2592 . n s. coraid, LU 9460 . an córaid sain, TFrag. 100.6 . córaidh .i. fear mórghaisgidh, O'Cl. a s. coraid, TTebe 877 . coraidh, TTr.² 38 . in córaid , LL 31228 ( TTr. 411 ). g s. do licc corad, BB 135a5 . drech curad / cuinsiu chórad, LU 8612 . d s. don choraid curata, TTebe 1286 . n p. na tri córaid, LU 1603 . a p. fors-na coradu, PH 4306 . córadu, 4214 . is cían taidbsiu a córad, LL 2161 . d p. do choradaib, Rawl. 75b40 . cona chóiredaib calma, Caithr. Thoirdh. 136.24 .

In follg. in pejorative sense: in chóraid lasrorta (coraith etc. v.l.) `the sinners . . . by whom they have been slain', Fél. Prol. 65 . fri tabairt corad ┐ eccraibdech . . . documm n-rise ┐ cretim `sinful', Trip. 482.27 . a choraid is mesa do doinib domain, PH 6643 . cona ro aitreabdaiss coraidh náit meic mallachtan innti, Lism. L. 2201 .

Compd. corathgen, Triads 148 v.l.