imthrascrad

Cite this: eDIL s.v. imthrascrad or dil.ie/28173

n (first -r- due to assimilation) u, m. vn. of imm- tascra.

(a) wrestling together, throwing one another; a wrestling bout: antan ba nimt[h]rascrad dognītis dosrascradsom (dorascradsom, LU) na trī cōectu macc a ōenur, TBC² 499. gabait ... for imtrascrad ... ┐ trascraid Coin Culaind fo thrí Mand, LU 6718. trath ba imtrascrad doib con cured- som na trí coicait cétna i talmain fói, TBC 979. iar marbadh dhó Becloingis ... tría i.¤ `after slaying B. in a wrestling- bout,' Met. Dinds. iv 288.17 . fer do i.¤ fris `a man to wrestle with him,' Ériu vi 148.35 . fer imtrascartha fri haingel, LB 114b48 . acon ti no bheradh buaidh na n-imthras[c]- arthae, St. Ercuil 199.

Of fighting in water: atnagaid co cēin mōir oc imt[h]- rascrad forsinn uisci ┐ bātir Frōech, TBC² 753. tiagait ... for in lind ┐ do niat iomtrasgradh fuirre, TBC p. 159 n. 11 .

(b) overthrowing: in tan na cumaing in t-aingel t'im- trascrad, LB 114b44 .