4 recht

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Forms: reacht

n law-abiding person, person of legal status: cach recht .i. cach richt duine, Laws iii 24.29 Comm. = cach recht .i. cach gradh tuait[h]e, H 3.18 p. 381a b ( O'Curry 833 ). alidh cach recht a otrus la Fene `every condition of person is entitled to his nursing', BCrólige § 17 ( Ériu xii 14 ). ben gadas ar cach recht `who robs everybody', BCrólige § 44 ( Ériu xii 34 ); BCrólige § 24 gl. 8 . fri cach racht cid fíala a flaithe though their lords be generous to everybody Jn. Celt. Stud. ii 98 § 38 . Cf. also: reacht nar an re aipthiughadh (of one cut off in youth), Irish Texts ii 105 § 12 . reacht `a man', O'R. Cf. richt (b), (c). See ZCP xiv 380.24 .