1 rig

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 rig or dil.ie/35264

Forms: rig, righidh, riged, righ

n d,f.. a s. rig, SR 7219 , LU 4888 ( TBC² 401 ). righidh, CCath. 2060 . g s. riged, TBC 46 . righ f. (g s. -eadh, d s. -idh, n p. -thi), IGT Dec. § 191 .

The fore-arm from wrist to elbow (somet. used to include the latter) distinguished from lám `arm' and doe `upper arm'. na rigthe nó na huille, gl. ulnas, Gild. Lor. 163 . cusna rigthib, gl. cum cubitis, 164 . cubi[t]us latine .i. righ, O'Mulc. 112 . dae .i. righ no guala, O'Dav. 740 (definition inaccurate). luibenchossach .i. luibne na mér . . . ┐ cos eissib suas ind rig ┐ in doe gusin alt na guailne, Corm. Y 447 s.v. deach. int herdornn óg cen rig fist without forearm , SR 7219 . doid [┐] rig, Laws v 354.5 . dornn caurad ┐ rig ruanada, TBC² 425 . secht cubait rigi (i.e. cubits measured by the fore-arm), Dinds. 54 ( RC xv 450 ). ucht rigi the bend of the elbow , Laws v 363 n. ro sháidh sgían trí bhun a ridhe 'his wrist' ZCP xxxiii 130 § 5 . ail focheird dia rigid rind (leg. riged) at arm's length , Met. Dinds. ii 84.51 (see Corrigenda v 130 ). comhfada re roigh laimhe laeich o iond a mheoir go hiond a ghualann, ZCP x 277.6 (Franc. TBC). doronsad aenach cind righed, 305.14 (some kind of close combat?). feóil a righe, Isa. ix 20 . du. tuc a dā rigid 'mun coirthi, TBC 1233 = a di rig, St. Ériu iv 104.6 . pl. turcbaid a dóti ┐ a rigthi, TBC 916 . snadmait a rrighthe (of wrestlers), CCath. 2943 . ro gab i n-a noídin Ísu for a rigthib, PH 3750 . folongat na mna cach altrom for a rigtib, O'Mulc. 114 . neartuigh sí a ríghtheacha, Prov. xxxi 17 .

Rig mná Nuadat (poetic name of part of the lower course of the river Boyne), Met. Dinds. iii 26.15 , ZCP viii 106.6 . iar rig mna Nuadat, RC xxvi 18 § 35 (.i. iar nirt fhilidechta Nuadat, LL 186b50 ), although Rig is a well-attested hydronym Celtica iii 263 .

As fictive npr. m.: maic Rigedh Rothriune maic Lāime, Anecd. ii 53.17 .

Compds. ¤derg with red (i.e. bloodstained?) forearms : in Cú Chulaind cathbuadach . . . rigderg, LU 9313 = righderg, Anecd. iii 52.16 . Rechtaind Ríghdherg .i. rígh derg ro bhoí aigi, Cóir Anm. 24 .

¤fota: Coirpri Righfhoda .i. righ fhoda baí aigi, Cóir Anm. 63 . Cairpri Ridhfoda, Anecd. ii 77.18 .

¤remar: doiti rigremra, CCath. 2946 .

¤trén: scáilfer . . . rengmar rigtrén, FB 37 .

¤tend: laech ruanaid rigthend, LL 266a45 ( MU 30.16 ).