1 dúr

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 dúr or dil.ie/19263

Forms: duir, dúir, dúir, dúir, dúir, dúra, dúru, duirem, dichra, dúrchridi, dúrdoiligh, Durgen

adj o,ā (Lat. dūrus) ? n p m. duir, SR 346 ; Rawl. 88b50 . ?d p m. dúir, SR 6543 (imma nduinib duinnig dúir ). rāid[id] a fír dúir for ṅgair, 3471 is prob. voc. pl. (leg. a ḟir dúir = a ḟiru dúra ). Compar. dúru, SR 8322 . Superl. duirem, Laws v 360 .

In lit. sense of things hard, rigid, solid: benaid . . . co fleisc dúir, FA § 18 . duma nd.¤ , Metr. Dinds. ii 24 . failet ann tri múir . . . duir imthimchellat riched, SR 346 . domun d.¤ , 7929 , 7970 , 8155 . imm dáil domuin dúir, Imr. Brain ii 301 . hi curp domuin dúir, LL 135a29 ; Rawl. 77b20 . draigen d.¤ , SG 245 (`surly blackthorn'). Of actions, etc. hard, difficult: gním ndétlach d.¤ (of David cutting Saul's garment), SR 6379 . airrechtach cecha debtha dure, LL 118a48 ( Ériu vii 6 ). cath Atha Cro . . . robo dur in deabaig, Lec. 422a26 . Cf. SR 3082 . Intense: dessid Dornmar, d.¤ a graimm, Metr. Dinds. iii. 90 . frasa dura der, KMMisc. 323 § 11 = f. dichra, p. 318 . As adv.: roghuidhiusa hí co d.¤ ┐ co dichra insistently , Ériu v 148 . táncatar co d.¤ ┐ co dichra, LL 224b1 . do gabsat co d.¤ ┐ co díchra ag díthiugad na n-allmarach, SG 358 .

Hard to bear, rigorous, severe: i nhiffern nd.¤ , SR 1764 . aitreb ifeirn duir diglaig, Ériu iii 30 . forcetal d.¤ na n-eretecda (= doctrinam duram), PH 4919 , cf. 8281 . scuirset . . . assin dáiri d.¤ daltaig, LL 7a47 = asa daire duir, BB 29a4 . cen d.¤ ndligid (as subst.), LL 45a49 . is d.¤ sin lem-sa I hold it hard, Fen. 290 . d.¤ .i. cruaidh no doiligh, O'Cl.

Of persons and moral qualities, in good sense hardy, firm, resolute: bati dura ac fulang imfochaidhi cāich forro, RC xxiv 174 . sluaig slechta dúir, Rawl. 88b50 . Dauid dána d.¤ , SR 6385 . Daire dur, Corm. Y 970 ; Laws i 4.9 . Maelmorda, a secht déc don d.¤ , LL 33a29 . lecht ḟir déin díchmaig dúir, Metr. Dinds. ii 36 . Dagda d.¤ , 20 . Strict, austere: duine dligt[h]ech dur (of an anchorite), ACL iii 307 § 25 ; cf. AFM 1065 (ii 886 ). Cellān cille Daimcinn duir, Anecd. ii 30 . ? gach egnaidh domanda dur, ZCP v 25 § 14 . In bad sense hard, unfeeling, dour: mo slān sēis don dae nach dur (.i. don fer nach cruaidh), ZCP v 489 (B. na f.). borb ┐ d.¤ o cridhe, PH 4656 . ag cathugud . . . re deman d.¤ , ZCP viii 216 . is d.¤ in cined dāena, | cruaidhi indāt clocha a cridhi, Ériu iii 29 . moet[h]aighfid cride durai, ZCP ix 456 . badb . . . dur duabsech, Cog. 174 . Obdurate, hard to move: a mic duir daill iffirnd, BB 295b38 . daoine dúra doitheagaisg, TSh. 1927 . mná dúra díthlecha, ZCP viii 209 . fri díumus ṅd.¤ ndrocht, Acall. 2964 .

Compds. ¤aingid (O.Ir. andgaid): do shluaigh danair ndúraingidh, Hard. ii 110 . ? ¤bann (band exploit): ba err d. dualach arm | i mbo búadach Dúnlang donn, B IV 2, 80a17 = ba eirr durmann, 3 C 13, 928.5 . pa err dúrmand, B IV 2, 132b10 . See follg. ¤barr (head, chief): focer dūrbarr duabach drem | ba buadach o Dūnlang dond, LL 43a9 . dūrbarr Gaedel cosin gail | Dūnlang mac taebgel Tuathail, Rawl. 85a44 . ¤bidba: duirbidba `a bitter enemy ', MR 262 . tarēis a danar ┐ a durbidbad do scris, Lec. 589a38 . ¤both: do luigheadh san ghainimh 'n-a dhúrbhoith (of an ascetic's hut or cell), Keat. iii 1638 . dream eile i ndúr-bhothaibh dearóile hovels, TSh. 913 . Cf. úarboth. ¤chathach: in deil d. na tres (of Saul), SR 6115 . ¤choimét: gasradh na nGall . . . imon dorus dia dúrchoimhétt ` closely guarding ', AFM v 1896 . ¤chrábad asceticism: re díchracht a dhúrchrábaidh, SG 18 . ¤chráibthech: dúrchráibteach gan diumsaighe ascetic , SG 32 . ¤chrech: truime durchreich ` cruel loss ', Ó Bruad. ii 146 . ¤chride hardness of heart , Ériu iv 162.21 . As attrib. (prob. g s.) fri druidea dúrchridi , Hy. iii 3 ( Thes. ii 322 ). a doeráin dúrcride dícondircil, PH 3928 . ¤chridech: narbar dúrcridig docheil obdurate , SR 4842 . don duine dúrchroidheach mar chloich, TSh. 1943 . do comraicset co dána dúrcraidech ris stubbornly, resolutely , Acall. 1917 . ba diochra durchroidheach ro feradh (of a battle), Leb. Gab.(i) 268 . rochingsiot go diochra dúrcroidheach do shaighidh an átha, AFM vi 2026 . ¤chridetu: ro-n-ecain [Patraic] . . . dúrcraidhitaid na nGaoidel obduracy , Lism. L. 228 . ¤doilig: dúrdoiligh hard and dour (of Caesar), CCath. 348 . damrad dichell durdhoiligh, 5379 . ¤drend (combat?): seacht cumala do Eilib | . . . | fobithin durdreand cétna | fuair Caisil a trian doib | duirdrend anaill dia tucad, Lec. 126b50 . ¤dul: ba holc a ordd dia d. | ort i nDún Bolgg la Brandub, LL 132b30 (hard departure, i.e. death?). Domnall iar sin fria noi [mbliadna] déc fri d. (: Glúndub), Arch. Hib. ii 49 § 19 . ¤ḟeithem: ag duirfheithemh sceith righ Erenn keeping active watch on, MR 274 . ¤ḟognam hard service, servitude: do chuir fo dhaorcíos dúrfhoghnamh[a] iad, ML 58 . fa daoirchios durfhognamha, ZCP x 277 . ¤gein stout, resolute (?): Diarmait dúrgen, RC xx 10 ( LL 47b13 ); ZCP x 271 . co Diarmait dronmas durgen, Metr. Dinds. iii 8 . dareis Diarmata duirgen, Rawl. 163b12 . Donn durgen, AFM ii 786 (poem). As n.pr. f. Durgen, Metr. Dinds. iii 84.86 . Belach Dúrgein, ib. ¤gleo stiff combat: roferadh duirgleo duilig eturra, Caithr. CC § 55 . tre durgliaig, Lec. 87a44 . ? ¤grés: ceithri randa feasa na filigechta ┐ primaicecht teora mbliadan cach rand dib fo durgres, Lec. 339a14 . ¤mell: durmell (duirmell, -meall, v.l.) dlugthe, IT iii 74 § 33 . ¤mer: le G. nduirmher ` hard-fingered ' (translating mér; rather mer swift, impetuous ?), Leb. Gab.(i) 238 . ¤mían: iar ūa bronntach Airt úi ūir-Néill | dar chairt gan dúirmhéin ré dáimh hard, grudging disposition , 3 C 13, 733.14 . ¤phendit strict penance: viii mbliadna doib ind dúrpendid, Mon. Tall. 132 . áes durphendi, LB 9b7 ( Rule of Tallaght 1 ). arra sechtmaini durpennaiti for usci ┐ bairgin, RC xv 490 . ¤ṡlúag: ag dianasgnamh do na durṡlogaibh, MR 226 . ¤tech: a nd. n-úre mean house of clay, Ir. Review 1912, 248 . Cf. dairthech III.