ríarad

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ríarad or dil.ie/35226

 

u, m. vn. of ríaraid.

(a) serving : Finnachta fichi bliadan | báe in Hériu ca ardriarad, LL 185b18 ( Arch. Hib. ii 93 § 10 ). dligid rath riaradh lit. a fee is entitled to service (i.e. one who grants stock to a tenant is entitled to his service), ZCP vi 261.14 = riarugud, Anecd. iii 13.23 . curtha arís i riarad reachta turned again to obedience of law , Hackett xlii 119 . neamhfhonn riartha an tia do chruthaigh unwillingness to serve the Creator , Ó Bruad. ii 184.17 .

(b) ministering to, attending on, supplying : lucht mo riartha people to attend on me , ZCP viii 220 § 31 . i ndiaidh a riartha dá sheódaibh, Keat. Poems 220 .