IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
dréacht1, m. (gs. ~a, pl. ~aí). 1. Lit: Part, portion; draft, detachment; number (de, of). ~ den oíche, part of the night. Le ~ dá mhuintir, with a number of his people. ~ mór de shaighdiúirí, large detachment of soldiers. 2. (Literary, musical,) piece, composition; tract, number; poem, song, story; contribution. ~ filíochta, ceoil, piece of poetry, of music. ~ molta, eulogy. ~ diaganta, (religious) tract. Duanta agus ~aí, poems and compositions. ~ do pháipéar nuachta, contribution to a newspaper. 3. Draft. ~ conartha, litreach, draft of agreement, of letter. (Var: pl. ~a)
dréacht2 = dréachtaigh1.