3 tethra

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(a) the sea: teathra .i. muir, O'Cl. t.¤ ar dtuile `a sea that is poured forth as a flood,' O'Gr. Cat. 491.4. Grecca nostiad tar t.¤ (gl. tar muir), Leb. Gab.(i) 108.13 . ? do doínib tethrach 'to the people of the sea', Echtrae Chonnlai 122 § 9 .

(b) n.pr. of a Fomorian king, see ZCP xi 182 f. : T.¤ .i. ainm rīg Fomore ut est isin Imagallaim in dā Thūar: iter trīuna Tethrach, Corm. Y 1207 = Tethru, Corm. Bodl. 44 = RC xxvi 26 § 97 . do ingentib inad Tetrach rig Fomorie, ZCP iii 234.10 . as i an moir Mag Tetrai (.i. ri di rigaib) Fomore Tethrai .i. mag rig Fomóre, 240.3 . triath tiri Teathrach .i. Muredhach, Anecd. ii 52.2 . cia buar Tethrach tibiti, IT iii 61.20 . mían mná Tethrach (.i. badb) a tenid, LU p. 124 n. ? To this: damh Smirgaill mic Teathrach, Metr. Dinds. iv 302.17 = Comp. CC 37.16 . Of a woman: T.¤ bán-gel ba ben Chorrginn, Metr. Dinds. iv 108.23 .