teipersiu

Cite this: eDIL s.v. teipersiu or dil.ie/40419

Forms: tepairsnea

n n, f. vn. of do-eprinn.

(a) spring, stream ; shower : inna teipersen gl. fluenti, Ml. 126a14 . tipirsnea gl. stillicidia, 81c9 . tepairsnea gl. fluanta, 123d1 . inna tepairsnea , 129d12 . ar meit inna tepairsen `for the greatness of the springs,' 129d15 . tipra .i. tepersiu, Corm. Bodl. 46.

(b) act of flowing, welling, dripping, dropping : brēisiu .i. teibrisi, Corm. Y 180 . teibearsain na fola .i. sileadh, no snighe na fola, O'Cl. ba cosmail fria snige tepersu a inchinde, Corm. 36.25 . braich ... tri la for dibuirsin, Laws ii 240.19 . tiprata ┐ aibne in domain nāt chumsantais do dibairsi dogrés, Ériu ii 98.16 . cid mor in tepersain ┐ in fleochad, PH 6365 . roescomla demun iarum tria thepersin a brond fluxu ventris daemon egressus est, Lat. Lives 96.2 . o thebirsin truim na dileand, YBL 62a16 . a lomma crō ic teprisin dar bela na n-aladh batar fair, RC x 184.20 . sgenach saille ┐ sgenach carinedh ag teibirsin aiste `a thin slice of fat and a thin slice of lean oozing out of it,' xxix 220.12 . sruth ... ag teibersain ... frisin all, BS 134.20 . linnte fíor-uisge ag snoidhe ┐ ag síor-thibersin idir na crannaibh, ITS i 134.1 . teguid datha iomdha dhe ┐ teibersain for a thenccuidh, ┐ ni rolaboir cach diobh re aroile his tongue went limp (= he became tongue-tied), Ériu iv 54.7 . a tenga ar tibersain ina cend, Comp. CC 78.6 . See tebesl—.

(c) Transitively act of shedding, pouring out (usually of blood) : ba he a airfitiud connice sin .i. tepersiu folai, Alex. 1036 . frossa fola do thepersin co frítha na parti cró, LL 25b28 . nír gabh Alaxander in doman gan teibirsain fola, Expugn. Hib. 17 . scrín Phettar ┐ Phóil acc tepersain fola for altóir Pattraicc i nArd Macha, AFM ii 826.x . go rabhadar a shúile 'na dtobraibh ag teibearsain déar, TSh. 5936 . ac tebersin a mbláith ┐ a nduille (of trees), Ériu iii 156.16 . scotha ... oc tebersin meala pouring out honey, RC xiv 44 § 52.