tírim, tirim

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Forms: tírim, tirim, tirm

adj i (2 tír). The forms tírim, tirim, tirm (tiorm—) are all used in syllabic verse, cf. IGT Decl. § 118.

(a) dry : cona bí tírim, Ml 15b15 . lecca lomma lán- tírma, MU 14.31 . leicne tīrma tanaide, Ériu ii 56 § 10 . in huamaib tírmaib talman, SR 1896 . cossaib tirmaib, digrais scél | lotar dar sruth n-Eordanén, 5039 . na clara tirma, PH 1257 . in gabul t.¤ a beth fo blath, 1317 . moin, ┐ hi tirim, Laws i 132.3 Comm. ogh thirimm hard-boiled egg ?, Rule of Tall., 64.17 . cnuas toghtha is iomdha orra | tolcha tiorma taobhchorra, Studies 1920, 568 § 20 . molaidh fairrge is trágh tirm, A. Ó Dálaigh xx 11. mar lasair i ló thirim | asaibh as mhó mhuinighim, Dán Dé xv 4 . an ród glan tirm-sin san teagh, DDána 119.21 . báidhter le crann thonn dtírim | sgríbhinn Gall ar fhonn Fhéidhlim, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 88.39 . tainig in Cele Dé don fairgi anes cosaibh tirmaib FM i 418.1 . ataoi ag inghreim ar bharrach thirim stipulam siccam persequeris, TSh. 3367 . amhail fhéar thirim sicut foenum, 5374 .

(b) formal, set : do bheith ag a léghadh do leitreachaibh tirma, De Contemptu 2901 . gur sinniodh linn crithre corphort ... go t.¤ tiuighdhéantach trom | sileach cruitmhéarach cothrom, Studies 1923, 598 § 11 .

Equative comba tirmaigther ┐ comba moethaigther cluim, LB 127a4 . Superl. an tann as tiorma, Aithd.D. 66.19 . toghaid an t-aduocáid as tiorma tenga ┐ as clisde comhrádh, Mac Aingil 407.14 .

As subst. dry land : artraigeadh in tirim, BB 15b1 . bit i n-uiscib ┐ i tirmaib, Dinds. § 10.

Compds. ¤charna dry flesh : im tomoilt in tirmcarna, Dinds. § 38 . a chomla do thírmcharnu, Aisl. MC 37.15 . Eochaid Tirmcharna rí Condacht, RC xvii 141.21 . ¤cháise dry cheese : soscēla do thīrmchaisi, Aisl. MC 81.30 . ¤déd even teeth ? : a tirmdhéad chombán re cailc, DDána 49.9 . ¤linnte with shallow lakes ?, with ordered lakes ? (cf. tirim- shroth, infra) : críoch naomhdha thirmlinnte the, Measgra D. 52.3 . ¤loinges ` cosy exile'?, land voyage ? : taistel túath ar tirm-longes, Celt. Rev. iv 20.32 . ¤shroth confined stream ? shallow stream ? : bruaigh na dtiormshroth dte, DDána 118.23 . ¤thalam dry land : ar teoruind na tiurm- talman, St. Ercuil 1559 . Dvandva compds. : ¤glan dry and pure : dar mullach sleibi tirmglaine, TTebe 1177 . don órchuanna thiormghlain tais, DDána 54.2 . ¤rígda dry and royal : a leas fá tirmríogha tuir, Measgra D. 56.63 . ¤ruad dry and red : gach móin go dtolchaibh tiormruadha, DDána 114.41 . ¤sholus dry and bright : sreath clár is tiormsholus taobh, 119.17 . In adjj. formed from nouns. ¤aibnech of shallow rivers : críoch thiormaibhnech, O'Gr. Cat. 500.10. ¤glennach of dry valleys : gus an dtír dte dtírimghleannaigh, DDána 89.12 . ¤leasach having a dry lios : d'Áine an mhúir thirmleasaigh thais | dúinn gan imreasain eolais, 74.53 .