Search Results

Your search returned 1 result(s).

ruccae

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ruccae or dil.ie/35672
Last Revised: 2013

 

Forms: rucce, ruccae, ruccai, rucai, ruccu, ruccai, rucae, ruc(a)cai, ruice

n io, n. (in Wb.), later m. and f. n s. rucce, Wb. 24a30 , 26b27 , 30a3 . ruccae , Ml. 88b15 . a s. in ruccai , Ml. 57a8 , 49d4 . rucai, 49d3 . d s. ruccu, Wb. 9c13 . ruccai, Ml. 27c9 , 10 . g s. ind rucae , Ml. 87d9 , ruc(a)cai, 118c4 . Later oft. ruice.

Prob. from same root as ruad, see ZCP vi 398 , Pedersen Vgl. Gr. i 126 ; the orig. sense may be that of `blushing', `turning or making red'; hence shame, disgrace , both of subjective feeling and external effects; gl. confusio, Wb. 24a30 , cf. 26b27 , Ml. 55b8 ; pudor, 87d9 ; verecundia, 57a8 , 118c4 , Wb. 9c13 . rucce (.i. nāiri), Corm. Y 1110 . ruice .i. imdergad, Lec. Gl. 256 . do bar ruccu .i. ut erubescatis (sic leg.), Wb. 9c13 . dobeir ruice n-imdhergtha fora éiniuch, Laws ii 26.11 Comm. (gl. enechruice). ma dia tucthar ruice ruadh-imdergtha fair, O'Dav. 64 . Oft. coupled with mebal; Wb. 24a30 , Ml. 27c9 , 49d3 . gress ┐ ruicci ┐ mebul, RC xxiii 324.30 . cen ruci, cen mebail, FA 35 . is r.¤ it is a shame for (disgrace to) him , Wb. 26b27 , cf. 24a30 , 30a3 . TBC-LL¹ 4536 . is ruca don righ olc do dhenumh, H 3.18 p. 249 ( O'Curry 478 ). In favourable sense: trí maic beres féile do ainmnit: grúss, rúss, rucca `three sons whom generosity (? modesty) bears to patience . . . blushing, shame ', Triads 143 . ben cen rucco, Anecd. i 61 § 97 (leg. ruccu). ruamna ruice ruis, Auraic. 1193 . tinnem ruccae ruis sin .i. on ruidiudh, 5570 .