étrocht

Cite this: eDIL s.v. étrocht or dil.ie/20919

Forms: etroicht, etraicht, edroicht, etrochta

adj o-ā d a s f. etroicht PH 3378 . etraicht, Ériu ii 100.17 . edroicht YBL 318a1 . n p. etrochta SR 2136 . LU 107a1 (but one or both of these may belong to étrochta, q.v.). Bright, shining, lustrous: drocht gach dubh, drocht gach dorcha | edrocht gach glan, gach sorc[h]a, Met. Gl., Ff. 11 . étrocht áge, Fél. Feb. 10 . etach n-etracht, Mon. Tall. § 86 . eoin gela etrochta SR 2136 . ba hetrocht amal gréin a ngnúise PH 1084 . gné ailgen etrocht, amal snechta 3560 . amal gréin n-etraicht, Ériu ii 100.17 . i ndeilb etroicht in tshóignén PH 3378 . co facadar...in oenmnai n-alaind n-edroicht YBL 318a1 . mná finna etrochta FB 53 . atchíu a scíath n-etrocht LL 91a 30 . co lennaib etractaib shining mantles LL 248b1 . múr éadrocht TD 27.7 . síol gC. na gcolg n-é.¤ 27.17 . Inis C. | na gcuan n-é.¤ 11.1 . a ghnúis é. 19.42 . Fig.: etrocht rád `brilliant saying' (chev.) MacCarthy 24.4 . bá hedrocht o breithir ┐ o ghniomh é RC xxv 388.3 . Cf. an liric | eanghach éadrochd `the lyre, loud brilliant' Studies 1923, 597 . Compar.: has etrachta cach aingel... oldas in grian, Ériu ii 142.15 ; 100.19 .

COMPDS. ¤gel bright-white: don mnaí etrachtgil LL 145b31 = SG 84 . ¤glan pure and radiant: (buiden) dathalainn étrochtglan TBC 5545 St (edrocht-ghlan H). indiaid inn uain etrochtglain the Lamb pure-shining MacCarthy 44.12 (cf. SR 600 ). claidem...cona min- truaill edrochtglain forordhai of unsullied sheen CCath. 4693 . ¤oll: in t-úan alaind etrochtoll shining and plump (?) LU 4310 .