2 recht

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 2 recht or dil.ie/34899

 

Forms: racht

n u, m. reacht (ó dhá cheill), IGT Dec. § 95 (p. 127.14) , declined like 1 recht. Mod. racht.

A paroxysm, outburst (of anger, passion, etc.): co n-epert la recht ┐ feirg, RC ix 456.1 ( LU 1672 ). ro gab recht hé `fury', xiii 66 § 66 ( LL 301b43 ). ba recht a[i]cnid leo sin, ba ferg `frenzy of mind', Cog. 72.2 . ge do atadh rim-sa a reacht though his fury swelled up against me , Ériu iv 216.9 . go reacht ┐ go ffraech neimhe, Fl. Earls 138.16 . ro gab . . . buinne roda rechta an t-imperi, ZCP vi 40.24 . mathair Eoin . . . a rosc mongach nar mor reacht free from anger, calm (?), viii 562 § 9 . reacht gan adhbhar eatorra (of two bards in contention). Content. xi 1 . ? gach glór . . . ba oilbhéim da bhar n-onóir, | do chuir mé le ceart ar gcúl, | do badh reacht gan é d'iompúdh ( it would have made me furious not to confute it ?), xxix 6 (dob anreacht v.l.). sluag as ferr ráinic gach racht `touched the utmost pitch of valour', Caithr. Thoirdh. 122.28 . Of grief: leigedh an rigan a rec[h]t let the queen lay aside her violent grief , ZCP vi 269 § 3 . racht gola a fit of weeping , RC xxiii 28.3 . Of a horse: an t-ech . . . línuidh reacht hí ara n-oman, Ériu iv 214 y . ? dom-árfás recht ruad-theined a furious blaze (?), RC xxiii 418 § 33 (`a form of red fire' transl. as if = richt). A fit (of apoplexy, in medical sense): Seoan rí Saxan . . . a hég do reacht, ALC i 254.15 .

Compds. ¤aicnetach (aicentach) passionate, stormy : cet ridiri rechtaigenntach, ZCP vi 45.2 . ro sgrech in rigan co rechtaicenntach, 99.21 (of grief). an Mhuir Romur reachtaigeantach, CF 887 , cf. 927 . ¤bruth, BDD 100 (a) ( LU 7373 ).