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de-chubaid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. de-chubaid or dil.ie/14950

 

Forms: deachubhaidh, deagh-chubhaidh

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I Adj.: recne dechubaid. P. O'C. 's deachubhaidh ` meet, proper, moderate, reasonable ' is for deagh-chubhaidh.

II Subst.: d.¤ fota and d.¤ gairit metres prescribed for the 7th or lowest rank of the active bards. Treated as a neuter: dechubaid ngarit, IT iii 17. 8 . decubaid ng., ib. 18 § 51 , both from H 2. 12 . As a fem.: dechubhaidh ḟota, iii 17 n. ad § 43 (BB). decubaid ḟota, ib. 46 § 72 , Laud 610.—Further instances: dechubaid fota, iii 17. 7 ; 18 § 50 (H 2. 12). dechubhaid gairit, 17 n. ad § 43 (BB); 46 § 73 (BB. Laud). decubaid fota , 46 n. ad § 72 (BB). All n s.—Occasionally confused with dechnad fota and gairit, iii 18 § 50 , §51 . MacCarthy p. 130 g , h .—Cf. cubaid.