do-bá

Cite this: eDIL s.v. do-bá or dil.ie/17197
Last Revised: 2019

Forms: dobeba, doroeba, -róiba, -raeba, do-bath, doraebadur, doroebatar, atbathatar

v (*dí-ba-). Fut. 3 s. (or pret.?) dobeba, ZCP xi 87 § 49 ; cf. atbeuha (atbela, v.l.), ZCP iii 465.6 . atambebai, LL 14232 (123a31); Pret. and perf. 3 s. doroeba, -róiba, -raeba. Also do-bath (cf. at-bath s.v. at-bail(l)). Later as simple vb., see 2 díbaid.

Dies; becomes extinct, lapses: diba a cin la cintuch (actio personalis moritur cum persona), Laws i 78 Comm. v 448 (daba). doba a fallaib flatha, ii 270 ( ZCP xiv 365 § 25 ) ( .i. dibdaithir on flaith, 272 Comm. ). doba fola flaith . . . .i. dibaither ae uais in fir etc., `the qualification of a chief is taken away', iv 378 . ? is ann diba finntedaib, 282 . Esp. (of persons) dies without issue, (of families) becomes extinct: cach flaith nād bí co fírbéssaib fírinne follnathar, dobá dobeba, ZCP xi 87 . Clann Maeltuili . . . doroeba side, Rawl. 159a18 . doroibaid a chlann, Rawl. 118a29 . doraebadur, Lec. 553b5 . 562a11 = BB 35a34 (doraebadar). dorobatar a clanna uili, BB 120a39 = doroebatar, Rawl. 118a40 . dorroibtatar huile iatside, Imr. Brain ii 289 = atbathatar, Laud 610 . In general sense dies, perishes: righan . . . cia doreabha for Breaghaibh | doreaga Teamair tealaigh, BB 37a19 = cia doraba for Bregaib, dorega . . ., Lec. 564a48 . doreaba: Threana, 592b35 . dodraebaid: aenaig, BB 37a49 . cia dosreabha a crich choimsig, BB 44a19 = cia dusraeba, Lec. 574a37 . diraipetor la mac C. . . . Conuing ┐ Fiechra, Ériu viii 178 (= dorubairt, L). is di dobeb I shall die of it, Dinds. 91 ( RC xvi 41 ). feib dobeba cōir, ACL iii 314 . dobebat iar cuirriuch carpait, RC xxvi 36 . dobebat flathi ria n-anflathib, 38 . dobath C., Dinds. 91 ( RC xvi 41 ). is ann dobath forro a cuid do Muigh Breagh, BB 270a3 .