tochmarc

Cite this: eDIL s.v. tochmarc or dil.ie/41079

 

n o, n., later m. vn. of *do-comairc. IGT Decl. § 11 . act of wooing, courting: mug luide hua abracham do thochmurc rebicae do ísác, Ml. 127d3 . dorigni t.¤ inna ecailse do Chríst, Tur. 48 . luid do thochmorc nEmeiri, TBC-I¹ 345 . togla ocus tana ocus tochmarca, Laws i 46.4 Comm. t.¤ nÉtaine dano so sís, LU 10789 . ut est T.¤ nEtaine, Ériu xiii 65 § 53 . sétig bad toga la C.C. do th.¤ dó, LU 10162 . robudh th.¤ tar lóegh (leg. lóech) mbeo sin wooing a living man's wife, ZCP xiii 173.5 . roherbad fair mnái a dingmála do thochmurc, 198.3 . mo bethse oc t.¤ na hingenee, iii 238.5 . is e dorigne t.¤ Tuaide ingine Conaill, RC xxiv 274.z . tearc atá a fachmharc na feisi | tachmharc na mná achd meisi amháin, IGT Decl. ex. 451 . bás Toirdhealbhaigh is ég Airt | tug Éire gan fhear tochmhairc, L. Cl. A. B. x 34 . T. do theacht for aithi tochmhairc fri F. to elope, ZCP xiii 171.17 . ro gobh gach fer dib sin ac toga thochmairc uaindi in lin ro bamar, TTebe 2030 . imar a leannān ┐ a thoga tochmhairc, ZCP xiii 166.7 . ní thiucfaind adrut ┐ do thogha tochmhairc, Ériu iii 152.x . siur na mná—fa mana uilc— | a-rís a rogha tochmhuirc, Aithd. D. 18.6 . éirig-si ar comairchi G. ... gan t.¤ foreicne ort forced wooing, marriage , Acall. 6464 . gidh maith ben ní hedh is ferr | a tochmarc tar a h-éigheann, Duan. F. i 43.2 . wedding: rothinoilsit na sloigh as gach n-aird docum an tochmairc sin, Stair Erc. 558 . marriage portion: cibed cuindces 'na tochmarc, doberar do, BB 210a5 = tochra, Todd Nenn. 86.8 . wooing, pairing of animals: dece do caerca caeintlachta | nat anat tochmairc tigerna, Leb. Gab.(i) i 30.16 . (.i.) nach anait a naimsir a ttochmairc re a ttigerna da comairlegadh dhoip, ib. n. 6 .