tochor

Cite this: eDIL s.v. tochor or dil.ie/41110

Forms: tachar, tochar

n o, m. vn. of do-cuirethar. Later also tachar, tochar, IGT Decl. § 17.

I

(a) act of putting: dath firinne do thochur taraise, Ml. 28c12 . aní ba buthi ar thuus do thochur fo diud, 29a8 . mo brogad for mara múr | mu c[h]úl do t[h]ochar frim éol, ZCP x 45.16 . doridnacht dam ón ríg rél | mo sóg do thachar i cé[i]n `that my happiness should be prolonged,' Ériu iv 158.19 . In phr. t.¤ tar cenn overturn, upset: t.¤ tar cend, Laws iv 314.7 . cucligi in talman occa th.¤ dar aird ┐ dar cenn `being turned up and over,' Ériu ii 138 § 137 . ad-comaicc a erball do th.¤ in beatha tar a cheann, BDD² 503.

(b) legal what is thrown on shore; jetsam: diles t.¤ do fir puirt, Laws iii 424.13 . tochar srotha, O'D. 844 ( H 3.17 col. 602 ). curab é in tainmrainde sin ícaidh dona secht cumalaib atá ina nemtochur, O'D. 1605 ( H 5.15, 11b ). Also (perh. through confusion with tacar, q.v.): im chorus puirt i naimseraib tochuir, Laws i 124.1 . .i. a tocur don tig ocus hi tirim, 132.3 Comm. tochar puirt .i. mona, Laws v 474.6 , 33 .

(c) act of throwing, sending: atbert ... na h-úbla do tachor chuice, MacCongl. 5.22 . iar tochar na set sin suas, Anecd. ii 57.17 . ascolt ocus tinorgna | ocus t.¤ blath atbeir, Hib. Min. 40.27 . ara tachur i noen charcair, Rawl. 74a22 .

II

(a) act of happening: tascar .i. tecmaisin no t.¤ no tachar, O'Dav. 1501. nir' saoil neach a t.¤ mar dorala, CCath. 3660 . talam torthech, barca do thochor i port, Tec. Corm. i 25 . ecmaic tra araile fer cristaige do muntir Ierusalem do thachur isin sinagoig moir, PH 47 . triar ocloech do Corca Duibne do dul co Roim dia nailithri ┐ a tochar co hardepscop na R., RC xlvi 231.6 . rogab ar cell coscur do thocur do for Aenias `he conceived that a victory over A. had fallen to him,' Aen. 2586.

(b) act of journeying (to), meeting: ria t.¤ ma náem `before meeting my saint,' PRIA xix 536 § 28 . i ré déidenach do bhethad | gléideired do thachair, SG 353.9 . ó tá im fochair gnúis don ghrianfhuil | túis ár dtochair trialluidh sinn, Ó Bruad. iii 200 §ii . a thochar gus an maighin as arg habhsat a shinsir nert ...ar Erinn, AFM vi 2292.y .

III

(a) t.¤ fri act of opposing, fighting: ni hé ar cara budh ail lind do thachar riu, Acall. 6734 . leasc dho tachar tul i tul | frisin eaclais roní dlugh, SG 70.19 . mairg d'Ultaib ... tachar friom-sa fó'n cuchtair, 321.20 . scath an torathair ag tachur ris, TTebe 1205 . nír tarbha tachar risna treinfheruibh, Caithr. CC § 22 (13.12) . Hence

(b) act of fighting: is olc tachar flatha | re fatha gan chin `to oppose a prince,' Fianaig. 84.11 . rothuit ag tachor fan tír, Metr. Dinds. iv 252.23 . do thochar i naghaidh an madhma sin, AFM iv 1120.22 . atái ar thí thachair go trom, SG 26.42 .

(c) battle, fight: tachar .i. deabhaidh no comhrac, O'Cl. athcha lonna, lethra tromma | tochar ferga, ZCP viii 196 § 18 . ad-agur sa tachur daib, 549.17 . ata tachar fria ar muinndtir, Anecd. i 22.5 . mo thachar fria Mumnechaib, Lism. L. 3289 . t.¤ meinic, troid cen fhuirech, BNnÉ 99 § 11 . béraidh búaidh i ngach tachar, 259 § 218 . bos tláith na dtachar n-édtláth, Studies 1921, 418 § 9 . fir mharbha d'athghuin san ágh | fadhbha a ttachruibh do thionál, IGT Decl. ex. 759 . long gan tlás i dtachar arm, Measgra D. 48.21 .

(d) act of attacking; attack: na fúatha ... do tachor cuccom `the spectres attacked me,' RC xxvii 272.6 . tachur longphuirt dudénum i connacta, O'Gr. Cat. 7.11. With do-beir: co tuc M. tacur ocus cor marbad leis U., Cog. 148.5 . ni thucc debaid na tachar doib, Ann. Conn. 1230.7 . drong do muintir h. Domnaill do tabairt tochuir don tsluag, 1398.2 .

(e) contention, quarrelling, strife: aenta gan tachor, BNnÉ 78 § 150 . lān da thachur as d'ḟeirg, ACL iii 237 § 17 . is truagh dona hEireannchaib an mí-bhés dóibh tachur eturra féin, TFrag. 140.13 . tochar dorala dam arāir fri múnntir Corccaige, MacCongl. 57.5 . i t.¤ risna clerchib, LL 150a8 . in rigan ecnaid óg fhial | t.¤ ria noco deg-ciall, LL 150a11 .

(f) g s. as adj. warlike: accmaing tochair, CCath. 5499 . a los céimeann dteann dtachair | geall Éireann ag Ulltachaibh, Content. xxx § 30 . lamanda tarbda tachair ` boxing-gloves ,' TTebe 2504 . clár óir fá fhoirinn tachair set of chessmen?, 23 G 24, 262 . or ba hiad sin a lucht ... tachair ┐ troda, Ériu viii 138.2 . Fland in tochuir, Arch. Hib. ii 84 § 33. inniset do ríg in tochair | mar dorochair Cumascach, SG 373.36 .

Compd. ¤borb fierce in battle: mac tacharborb Toirrdhealbhaigh, AFM iv 694.4 .