cráibdech

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cráibdech or dil.ie/12726

Forms: crāifech

adj o, ā (crábud). crāifech, Ériu xviii 62 § 20 . pious, devout; faithful, believing : fomaam innarig craibdech gl. ducibus religiosís, Ml. 85d7 . nech . . . bes c.¤ bes chuibsech, Thes. ii 239.2 (Ardm.). banscal craibdiuch, Vita Br. 33 . cusin ecnaid cráibthech, Ériu i 197.9 . a rreir anmcharat cráibdig, xix 64 § 26 . a cuirp chráibdig / im-memraib óir, Fél. Prol. 79 . ri craibthech (cf. pius Aeneas), Aen. 336 . sai craidbech (sic) clerchemail, Ann. Conn. 1392.2 . iter na hinataib . . . craibthecha, TTebe 562 . o indfhethem craibdig, PH 5835 . na beatha cráibhthighe, TSh. 7551 . craibthech .i. beatha coimsech, no cruadhbetha, O'Dav. 338 . craibhdhigh .i. crédhiobhdhaigh .i. luchd (sic leg.) dhiobhdhaidh . . . a dtola collnaidhe, O'Cl. confeasóir róchráibheach ceart Celtica iv 171 § 284 . As pn sobriquet: C.¤ crāibdech, Corp. Gen. 41.19 . la féil T. chrabdig, Fél. Mar. 30 .

Compar. ní fhuil mhnaoi as chráibhdhighe i gclí, Magauran 1710 . Superl. brit[h]im bes goithium ┐ bes craibdigim, Anecd. iii 22.11 .

Adv. co fíren na co c.¤ , PH 7881 . go cráibhthech = with devotion , RSClára 100b .

As subst. o, m. and ā, f. devotee, pious person: in sruith- ṡenóir ┐ in craibdech, Ann. Inisf. 1078.2 . in Craibdech Hua F. ` devotee ', 1092.2 = CS 300.14 . nī fríth locht and lam chrábdig (of St. Brigit), Thes. ii 334.3 (Hy. v). craib- dech side, Vita Br. 3 `was a christian', Ir. Hist. Stud. i 122 . Caisiol . . . do eadhbairt (sic leg.) do chráibhdheachaibh, FM ii 966.16 .

Compd. Colum craibtech-nair Cille, Misc. Hag. Hib. 114.z .