córae

Cite this: eDIL s.v. córae or dil.ie/12416

n , f. (cóir). See Thurn. Gramm. 98 . in chóra in chára in chóire in cháire, IGT Abstr. Nouns § 29 .

(a) correctness, propriety; justice, lawsuit, claim : ? du i mbeth corai feche- moin fri aithcomarc a breithi don breithemuin `where both parties have a right of going before a judge for his decision', Laws i 258.21 . ? tairisit im corae etc., v 440.4 Comm. (gl. caire). D. cenn core `D. head of justice', Gorm. Feb. 25 . d'fhaghail in gné chóra an appearance of justice (?), PH 7529 . lertacra .i. tacra eisidhe do-gnither . . . ara chóire ┐ ara chuimhnighe, Cóic Con. Fug. § 144 H. cóire an chígh `the debt due to the breast', Aithd. D. 95.32 . lia ar gcóraine ar cró na N., 17.24 . In phrr. with prepp.: co córe just , Gorm. Dec. 9 . co cora, Dec. 26 . i córai, ina ch.¤ right, proper, aright, in due order: ro fhagaibh hi ccóra iatt `he set all to rights', FM iv 948.5 . ina c[h]ōire cōir / 'na ōighe, RC xxxvii 348 § 61 . conna ētai focul fort chenn i córai properly , Sc.M² 14 .

(b) Of personal and moral attributes: cruth ná córai ná congraim good proportions, LU 8326 . cennsa ┐ cuibhde is cōire, Arch. iii 321 xi § 3 .

(c) peace, amity, concord . In O. Ir. freq. gl. Lat. pax. córa .i. síothcáin, O'Cl. córe fri dia gl. reconciliationem accepimus, Wb. 2d16 . 3d32 . innaní prechite pacem et imme-churetar cori ho rígaib, 5a5 . is uaísliu cach ceítbuid córe gl. pax Christi quae exsuperat omnem sensum, 24b4 . iar córai fri I., SR 5946 . binne ceol coirae .i. is binne na cach ceol corae sidha itir na feichamna, O'C. 616 ( H. 3. 18, 299 ). no daimtis cauraid cāra / do mac R., Corp. Gen. 283.11 . iar córa having come to terms, Fing. R. 920 . fuath síorchára, tol do throdaibh, TD 25.40 . patar a[e]ntaigh . . . am chorai ┐ im aithrighe fri M. M., Anecd. ii 61.15 . fó chori ┐ óentaid fri Ultu, LU 1551 . co ruccadh A. . . . do chora etorra `to make peace between them', Leb. Gab. 270.14 .

V. freq. do-gní córai (fri): act dorronai cori frissom, Wb. 32a24 . dénam córai . . . dénam oentaig etronn, BDD² 415 . dogniat corai iarom M. ┐ C. R., LU 5894 .

Perh. as predic. gen. at peace, in amity: bes ní bat córai di ar n-eís, LL 333a40 . batar core ┐ Cobthach he and C. were at peace, 35295 = hi córe, Fing. R. 412 . nirptar cora friaroile imón anmuim `they did not agree about the title', Hugh Roe² 114.11 .

(d) In Wb. in glosses on Lat. salutare at conclusion of Pauline epistles: is core doib fribsi gl. salutant uos sancti omnes, 18b19 ( 2 Cor. xiii 12 ). So also 7b4 , 14 , 18 , 27d11 . See P 192.54-6. rop corae doib fri Dia gl. pax super illos, 20d1 .