togail

Cite this: eDIL s.v. togail or dil.ie/41151

Forms: togal, toghail, toghla, toghail, toghal, togal

n Earlier togal ā, f. vn. of 1 do-fich. toghail (g s. toghla) IGT Decl. § 10 . toghail .c. (toghal .l.), § 37.

act of attacking, besieging, sacking, destroying: in tan rombói oc t.¤ inna cathrach sin, Ml. 54c17 . sechis in t.¤ són gl. exitium, 53d5 . togal gl. conflictu, 40d14 . ón t.¤ gl. ab inpugnatione, 14a13 . tanicc aimser derb togle troi `Troy's destruction,' Sg. 66b17 . tairinn th.¤ gnáthaig ṅgil, SR 6019 . dia mbai ic t.¤ na primdún, 7342 . adaig do th.¤ ríg ind adaig se, BDD² 1051 . beidit togla (bíaid togal, v.l.) for sidhib, Ériu xii 158.19 . ic toghuil in t-sidae, IT i 130.6 . no coilleadh Midhir in t.¤ ┐ co tuc Midhir iarum tri fichtiu ban co ndeilb Edaíne do E., BB 353a32 . iar t.¤ Dúin Sobarchi furri, LU 5823 = TBC-I¹ 1351 . toghail ifirnn ┐ marbhadh Plutoin, Stair Erc. 855 . comrag rig na Teibi ┐ rig na togla `king of the siege,' TTebe 4311 . in nóem ar t.¤ a múir | atrabairt fris in a rúin, LU 2843 . ra scoiltit ┐ ra scáilit sein di rethib tréna togla ` battering-rams ,' LL 218b36 . ar toghail in tromshlúaigh, ZCP v 504.14 . do toghail dénna Arimin, CCath. 466 . lucht na toghla `the storming party,' 1288 . for ... dumaib ┐ chrioccaib togla an denna, TTr.² 1864 . ag dul do thaghail (: aghaidh) na Traoi, DDána 107.32 . ar mionn órchloiche do thoghail | nach tárfaithe, Aithd. D. 72.6 . toghuil úaibhrech eachtronn `a hostile ravaging by foreigners,' Gleanings from Irish manuscripts 15 § 8 . lot do mhúir, toghail do thuir, Measgra D. 56.79 . ag toghail troch, TSh. 6633 . As name of a class of stories: togla ┐ tana ┐ tochmarca, Laws i 46.3 . am eolach ... ina toglaib ┐ ina tochmorcaib, Ériu iv 128.23 . mad ferr lat na toghla do innisin duit, Anecd. ii 44.20 .