do-caithi

Cite this: eDIL s.v. do-caithi or dil.ie/17285

Forms: tochaithid, tochaithem

v later tochaithid spends, consumes .

(a) Of time: dicathi gl. tantum spatii noctu exigit, BCr. 36c2 . ind da la . . dochaithi fri arrachtin gréne the two days which (the moon) spends in overtaking the sun, Thes. ii 33.22 . tóchathit a mbetha ina tírib fen co bás, Three Hom. 94.29 . ducha[i]ter gl. vitam quae in captivitate ducatur, Ml. 82a9 . ma ta troscud ┐ ní rotochaiter re in tairgille uile, Laws v 446.4 Comm. na gnima a tóchaiter saegul-rith na bethad doenna, PH 3991 . is amlaidh rothocaithedh F. a bhetha, Anecd. iii 4.23 . dia tóchaithem aimsir ar n-uli bethad dorér na scripturi if we spend, PH 6811 . pritchais . . . don chumail corothochathitis inn uile n-aidhche oc ernaigthe, Lat. Lives 59 . dorochaid huile aimsir a bethad occu, Trip.² 2634 . gurab ann . . . rothochaith a huile laithe, Fl. Earls 152.7 . durachthaisset gl. omne vitae suae spatium . . . exegerunt, Ml. 98b13 . dia tocaiter triar do daeraib a fuidres, i.e. if three generations have been fuidirs, Laws v 512.12 Comm. cid luaithi tocaiter apa in fecheman, O'Curry 2104 ( H 4.22 76b ). no go thocaithter cain, 2563 ( Eg. 88, 47 (48)c ). Absol. rothochaithsiot samhlaidh go diúidh September, AFM vi 2252.3 .

(b) Of food, goods, etc.: rothocaith bairgena, LB 128b48 . rothóchaith corp Crist he received the sacrament, BS 146.25 . rotochaith a dí brattán, AFM ii 880.7 . ? dodocaith na doibhdhá, ZCP iii 460 . docait[h] nododibdá, 461 . See do-cing. is a eiric uadha fein corothocaither a innile ┐ a tír inn till his cattle be spent in payment of it, Laws iii 68.8 . corotocaiter ór ┐ airged ┐ innile ┐ a thír inn, iv 244.15 Comm.

(c) Fig. nachitochthad fria choscc ní besíre let him not wear thee out, Wb. 31d11 . gid úathad lín in chaire | dochaitter menma aire attention is expended upon it, TBC-LL¹ 2358 .

Vn. tochaithem.