1 tár, táir

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n o, m. and [ī, f.] (? orig. n., Sc.M² ). From *to-sár, Loth, RC xli 224 . IGT Decl. § 14 , §96 . Cf. táir. insult, contempt, disgrace, shame .

(a) gabsat a Coimdid do thair (: mordáil), SR 4677 . do-rat t.¤ ... forsin cóiced n-uile, Sc.M² 14.1 . ni haisc dot inchaib ┐ ni táir dot gasciud, LU 6373 . iar naisneis in tair ro srathnaiged air, Laws iii 538.13 Comm. uingi i mbanbeim benar fo thar a harmless blow struck (merely) as an insult, H 3.17 col. 630 ( O'D. 877 ) (=sár, H 3.17 col. 590 , O'D. 826 ). mo thubha le t.¤ mbriathar, Studies 1929, 80 § 8 `verbal infamy,' O'Gr. Cat. 463.9. táir is soillse slighe m'anman (of the two alternatives before the soul), DDána 26.20 . ionmhuin an lucht thug ón t.¤ whom He saved from disgrace, 38.7 . cúis fa dtug i dt.¤ mo chion turned the esteem I had into disgrace, 56.12 . d'Ó Raighilligh a-tá a tháir, Aithd. D. 30.16 . mairg bheirios tar air shaorchluinn, Ériu v 142.13 . fhágbhas ... fá th.¤ , TSh. 895.

(b) Frequently coupled with tarcaisne: t.¤ .i. tarcaisne, O'Cl. nirbo duthaig doib t.¤ na tarcaisin do gabail, Cog. 68.8 . do-bheir sé i dtáir ┐ i dtarcaisne bláth bréige na beatha so, TSh. 415 . tar ┐ tarcusal, Ann. Conn. 1315.11 .

(c) cen t.¤ blameless, irreproachable: is anart sroil, sreth cen tair, | eter in slog 'sin sanctáir, SR 4319 . Cf. 4617 . niamda isna tressaib cen t.¤ , LL 32a50 . da trasgrad gan tar, Ériu x 88 § 108 . da Tadg gan t.¤ , BNnÉ 254.29 .

(d) As quasi-vn.: nuchan urusa do tair (tathair, v.l.), IT iii 75.6 . dligid airrechtach a thāir (sic leg.) an obstinate person is to be reproved, ZCP xi 84 § 34 f. ní fotha gáis gnim do tháir, Ériu ii 229.11 . basa imdenach frim tháir, LU 9334 . Cf. ZCP v 503.21 .

(e) Various: ni deochaid Eochaid dar ár | fríth nech da lenmain co tar, LL 151b3 (= co lár, Metr. Dinds. iv 50.110 ). budh roidheithnios gráidh ar ngoimh | táir ar gcoimheighthios cogoidh `our violent estrangement was a trifle,' Studies 1921, 589 § 6 .

Compds. ¤biad plain food: táir-bhiadh ┐ tearc-ól, TSh. 2262 . ? ¤brath: tug fá a réir gan tárbhrath | cheithre géill a hAlbain `without blemish' Keat. ii 6382 (-turbrod ?). ¤bríg: ar ḟeis Temrach do tháir-bríg `for humiliation, in submission' (Corr.), Metr. Dinds. iv 182.10 . ? ¤chotach: tarchodach .i. olc, O'Cl. ¤deoch plain drink: tuir-bhiadh ┐ táir-dheoch, TSh. 8316 . ¤flaith: idir thár-fhlaith is fhíor-fhlaith ` bad prince ,' Content. xviii 118 . Cf. 119 . See tarb, compds. ¤gleo evil deed (?): dorigni thargleo tria brath (: lamdeo), SR 3015 . ¤gnó: torad cen tár-gnó `a harvest of unfading lustre,' Metr. Dinds. iii 426.14 . .i. tár, no tarcaisne ar ghné, O'Cl. ¤luad blame: días cen táth is cen tár-lúad, Metr. Dinds. iv 204.18 . ¤maeth: Áed ... nach tár-máeth `no tender minion,' Metr. Dinds. iv 204.30 (leg. tarr- ?). ¤théigid causes to blush with shame: iomdha foireann ... | do tháirthéghadh a thocht sin, Studies 1919, 256 § 9 .