1 tabairt

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 tabairt or dil.ie/39363

Forms: tabairt, tabart, thabairt, tubairt, tabert, tabairt, tabeirt, tobairt, tabairt, tabirt, tabairt, tabart, tabarte, tabairte, tabartae, tabarta, tabhartha, tabairthe, tabairt, tabirt, tabart, tabuirt, tapuirt, taphuirtt, tobairt, tabart(h)a, thabart

n ā, f. vn. of do-beir. In O. Ir. the d s. tabairt is already replacing ( Wb 6a21 , 16c21 , 22c10 ) the older n s. tabart ( Wb 16c12 ), see Thurn. Hdb. § 257 . thabairt, PH 1005 . LU 8128 (tabart, 8198 , Fél. Ep. 185 ). tubairt, ÉC i 86.16 . tabert, tabairt, tabeirt, Laws iv 210.2 , 3 . tobairt, i 84.24 Comm. a s. tabairt, Wb 4c22 . 10d22 . tabirt, 14d14 . tabairt, Ml 55a19 . PH 982 . Ériu viii 192.24 . Dán Dé xi 8 . tabart, Laws i 52.10 Comm. g s. tabarte, Wb 31b3 . 11b22 . tabairte, Ml 96a7 . tabartae, 73b8 . tabarta, LU 3229 . tabhartha, TD 13.47 . tabairthe, FM vi 2106.13 . d s. tabairt, Wb 4c21 . Ml 144c8 . tabirt, Wb 28c8 . tabart, 18c9 . tabuirt, Ir. Gl. p. 100 n. . tapuirt, IT iii 241.197 . taphuirtt, RC iii 351.10 . tobairt, Ériu ii 174.10 . The pl. tabart(h)a is found in the sense of gifts, wages , see infra.

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(a) giving, bestowing (do to) : a thabart , Wb 16c12 . díltud tabairte trócaire, Ml 96a7 . gidh olc thuilleam a thabhairt, Dán Dé xi 8 . a th.¤ doib, Wb 6a21 . 7d14 . 16 . 24b2 . 10d12 . 25d18 . t.¤ uisci doib, Ml 97d4 . ere cámaill dia t.¤ do'n apstal, PH 2002 . fearann do th.¤ dó, FM iii 116.17 . With various nouns in more specialised meanings : ainm ... du th.¤ du cech ae, Ml 144c8 . in lá ría t.¤ chatha M., LU 4090 . chath ... do thobairt da n-athair, Ériu ii 174.10 . do t.¤ chomairle do, Ml 23b12 . do th.¤ eolais do, PH 6767 . do th.¤ fortachtan dam, Ml 86d2 . conid don péin ... is coir do neoch a menma do th.¤ pay attention, PH 2410 . U. do bhí aga thabhairt damh (of a text) ` dictating ,' O'Gr. Cat. 282.10. cuidiúghadh ... do th.¤ re haos-óg, Donl. xxi 26 . ag t.¤ taeba ris, BCC 296.38 (see taeb). do bi mac C. co n-a marcsluaigh ic t.¤ do marchshluaigh D. ` pressing upon ,' AU ii 526.6 (a wd. omitted ?). tortha, is dual dó, do tha- bhairt uadh bring forth, Donl. xxiv 2 . do thabirt testassa dínn `to bear witness of us,' Wb 15a3 . oc tabirt coibsen, 15c25 . cen luige do th.¤ not to swear an oath, PH 2684.

(b) gift, payment (legal) : t.¤ ... da deoin fen dober nech hi ┐ nocha bi iarraidh uirraidh a gift, one gives it of his own free will, and no surety is asked for, H. 3.18, 484a ( O'C. 1210 ), see Cóic Con. Fug. 76 , and Laws ii 354 . Also gift or payment due : na. .iiii. tabarta .i. tabairt uasa[i]l do uasul ┐ isil do isiul ┐ uasail do isiul ┐ isil do uasul, Cóic Con. Fug. 18 § 8 (gloss on a paragraph dealing with cuir contracts). A different set of gifts is found in: tabert rig, tabairt espscop, apert (=idbairt) ar a[n]muin, tabeirt fileth, Laws iv 210.2 , 3 . atait .vii. tabarta ata dilsi cen mac cin raidh, Cóic Con. Fug. 46 § 80 . The gift (payment) became valid (could not be recalled) after twenty-four hours or ten days according to the status of the contracting parties : cach t.¤ do-bera uasal ┐ do-berthar do uasaul, is diles ar .xxiiii. huaraib. Mad isel di araili immoro, is diles a trian ar .xxiiii. huaraib [┐ a da tri]an ar dechmaidh, 18 § 8 . Cf. also : ní hinganta a taburta ina gabala cin apadh, cin troscud, Laws i 270.16 Comm. See Irisches Recht 35 § 38 , St. in E. Ir. Law 225.

(c) wages : tabartha ainm tuarasduil, Met. Gl. 14 § 27.

II taking, bringing, placing .

(a) du th.¤ in chosmailseo `from the putting of the comparison,' Ml 107c16 . táet nech uait ... dia t.¤ to bring it, TBFr. 311 . betha ... do th.¤ to lead a life, BNnÉ 156.19 . With ben, ingen etc. taking a wife : cen t.¤ mná chuca, TBFr. 7 . dochuaid E. do taph- uirtt na hingine, RC iii 351.10 . Of a woman taking a husband : gen oglaich ... do thapuirt chuccut hi flaithemnus (said to Medb), IT iii 241.197 .

(b) The meaning is usually limited by prepositions : rúna do th.¤ á óensonaib, Wb 12a10 . ic t.¤ chind Á. assa chriss, IT i 104.21 . a bheatha do thabhairt as go meas- ardha, TSh. 268 (see Gadelica 65 ). drochscela du th.¤ cucai, Ml 129a12 . tre bar tabirtsi dochum nirisse, Wb 14c17 . dia t.¤ a purgadóir chumm flaithémnais, PH 7408 . cethra fer n-Alban do th.¤ chucu to seize, IT i 74.3 . du th.¤ neich doib dia thorud `to take some of its fruit for themselves,' Ml 102a15 . a th.¤ don tír, FM iii 116.17 . du th.¤ doraid do glé making the obscure clear, IT i 316.z . cosc inna mban ... et a t.¤ fo chumacte a feir, Wb 22c10 . a tabartae fu mam inna ngeintlide, Ml 73b8 . ifrionn do th.¤ fá deara `consider,' Donl. 188.3 . dom thabhairt ar m'aoimhleas to disadvantage me, ZCP v 217.496 . trí th.¤ ind anmae triúin fris `through adding the substantive to it,' Ml 30a12 . srian do th.¤ fria thoil, PH 4990 . ag t.¤ traighed re taca setting foot to fulcrum, Caithr. Toirrdh. 143.29 . mirr do th.¤ im chorpaib dóine, PH 7022 . i t.¤ mic ... i tech, Laws i 174.z . a t.¤ i lláim neich uaibsi, LU 9015 . oca t.¤ isin chuithi, BDD² 75 . gai do th.¤ lais, PH 141 . thú do thabhairt an sgeóil sin lat `that you should quote that story,' Desid. 3541 . oc t.¤ tana bo uait, IT i 101.24 . do bar tabart ó sóscélu hi forbanda rechta, Wb 18c9 . fá mo thabhairt ó bhás codalta saving from, Donl. 406.14 .

(c) With for (later also ar) placing upon, conferring : grad n-epscuip do thabirt forru, Wb 28c8 . ordad tabarte gráid, 31b3 . grada do th.¤ forsin foirind nach dlegar, PH 4634 . Of giving a name to : bliadhain do thabhairt ar ré an duine to call man's life a year (in a metaphor), TSh. 5275 . enjoining on, forcing on, compelling : a th.¤ forru `to force them to it,' Wb 10c5 . fromtha (sic leg.) aili do th.¤ forro beus, IT i 285.12 . do thabhairt air an droing ... admháil, Donl. xxiv 7 . inflicting on : tri th.¤ diglae foir, Wb 4c21 . a mbasa do th.¤ for a gnuis to slap his face, PH 3168 . ār mor do th.¤ ar macaib mec C., Ann. Conn. 1254.15 . ag t.¤ breitheamhnuis ... air, Donl. 484.3 . With frecrae : cen freccra do th.¤ forru not to give them an answer, PH 2653.

(d) Frequ. also with adverbs : a ttaop ... gach taparta suas is imchuibhde upbringing, education , Fl. Earls 176.26 . a gclann do th.¤ suas a mbaos, Donl. xx 29 . iar n-a t.¤ immach, PH 444 . a th.¤ for cóir turning him to righteousness, 2127 . do sheoladh no do thabhairt asteach na hoibri-si to introduce this work, Desid. 125 . lóghadh do th.¤ amach ` grant ,' Donl. 312.17 . re béal a dtabhartha i dtír `to rescue them,' TD 13.47 . do chum é féin ... do thabhairt a ttír `to live,' Desid. 6952 (see Gadelica 65 ).

With agaid : gan tabhairt aighthe i n-égean `deeds of daring,' Ériu viii 192.24 . tabhairt aighthe ar adhbhaidh mbeach, TD 13.22 .