tesgaire

Cite this: eDIL s.v. tesgaire or dil.ie/40595

Forms: tesngaire

n (see esgaire). Also tesngaire. announcing, announcement (made in order to stop an illegal proceeding): co t.¤ treoda gen forus fechem `three things are to be announced,' Laws i 268.14 .i. gusin tredhsa d'uasal gaire ann .i. d'innisin, 302.28 Comm. nucu netar cairdi imdilsi crichi ... gan cairdi airdbidi deascairi mar aen ria, Rawl. B 506, 30a ( O'D. 2304 ). o da gena a thescaire reda cairdi, no a tri, is eraic deoraidh bescna na crichi ind ris in ré sein, 30b2 ( O'D. 2304 ). sellaigh slána ... .i. cléri ┐ mna ┐ meic, nech nach meisech airgaire na tesngaire; airgaire .i. ó bréithir t.¤ .i. ó láimh, H.3.17, col. 554 ( O'D. 772 ). Frequ. in phr. mac i t.¤ , of a son who cannot legally be a party to a contract , and is subject to an announcement to that effect by his father (see Thurn. ZCP xv 313 ): mac De, mac son bis i t.¤ a athar ina timaircnib techtaib, co na midethar cos na lam, ZCP xiii 23.16 . druing dib fo na tecar cora, acht fo ndochar ┐ a ndiubairt, amail itait na ceithre mna dlighthecha ... in mac i t.¤ , Eg. 88, 32 (33)a ( O'C. 2418 ). na flescaidh seó nídat mic gráidh ... acht mic daine nderoile ... is leth eneclann a athar do cein is mac a teasgaire (? sic leg.) he, H.3.18, 177b ( O'C. 322 ). frecra do tiachtuin fo coruib in micc a desgaire, H.3.17 col. 34 ( O'D. 37 ). cor mic beo athar .i. bis a tescaire .i. gor no ingor ┐ is codnach, H.3.18, 441a ( O'C. 1071 ). ? fo coraib in mic i ndaisgaire (? sic leg.), Laws i 90.12 Comm. ? Cf. nesam toiscide do fir conaig (.i. i t.¤ ), 160.19 Comm.