2 rúanaid

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n i,m. a strong man, champion : rúanaidh . . . .i. ro-fhéinnidh, Cóir An. 134 . g s. ní for brágtib dam na bó | clóthir colg mo ruanado, ZCP iii 214.7 ( LU 9672 ; quoted in ACC 101 Comm. , LU 1041 ); cf. ZCP iii 214.6 , 10 . cennach ind rúanada, FB 90 . dornn caurad ┐ . . . rig rūanada, TBC² 425 . aire ruanada `a strong man's burden': diles i muir- brethaib aire ruanada dar nae tondaib, Laws iii 422.1 (i.e. in sea-laws a man has a right to as much as he can carry to shore over nine waves; quoted by O'Dav. 1401 with gl.: rúanaid .i. duine calma treorach ar muir, a mistaken inference). Cf. Laws v 262.2 , where it is glossed: in t-eire dobeir in ro-ḟeinne, ib. 27 . g p. mór ríg, mór rurech, mór rúanaid, TTr.² 1015 . báire sochlú rug an ruanaidh, O'Bruad. iii 188.9 .