1 toich

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 toich or dil.ie/41192

indecl. adj.; orig. only used predicatively ? (Accord- ing to Ped. i 494 , ii 666 , a form of dóich, q.v.; but Bergin, ZCP vii 513 , Meyer, Ériu vi 109 n. 3 , and Thurneysen, Idg. Anz. xxvii 17 , regard it as a separate word).

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(a) natural, proper, inherently right : is t.¤ cia dorattid si ní dia muintir, Wb 16c11 . do géntar [t.¤] di étoich and .i. bid tuad domsa mo nebthuad, 4d1 . mos ba t.¤ mo mir metail it were fitting my portion of food (were given to me) soon, Corm. Y 1018 . mainigter comarbai fora thechtu th.¤ , LU 3479 ( SC 25 ).

(b) In phr. is t.¤ do X. it is X's natural, here- ditary right: is t.¤ dom far ṅguide hóre adi mmaic mihi et am athirse uobís , Wb 9a13 . is foirbthe do hiresso; ba t.¤ deit ... ar ba foirbthe hires do mathar, 29d13 . mad t.¤ duit, a Hére | dot chobair cing báge, Fél. July 24 . is ua dobeir cheird | is sain cerd cech uí | t.¤ duit cidat rí | t.¤ duit cidat drui, PRIA xix 546 § 3 . doluid ... do chosnam rige Hérenn ar ba t.¤ dō .i. ō senathair `he had a claim to it from his grand- father,' ZCP ii 135.5 . baoi filidh amra isin Tuadhmumain hin inbaidh sin. Ní ba toigh dóv. Do Connachtuibh side vii 305.9 . tarcatur fir Érenn rīghe do Morann dia mac. Ro ráidh Morann na gébadh hí, ar nírbo t.¤ do í, xi 64.1 . tíagar ara cenn da ríghadh ūainde, air is doibh as t.¤ , 5 . t.¤ díb impirdacht ┐ én-rige in talman, Alex. 192 . o rop adhma som isin ealadhain ropadh t.¤ do .i. h-i seanchus, Hy. Fiachr. 78.10 . úair ro ba t.¤ doibh ó a sinnseraibh roch- tain innte, Leb. Gab. 146.22 . is t.¤ daib in ferann cossantai, BB 490a24 . caidhet cethri teallaig Temra | dhan t.¤ Eri o thuind go tuinn, Prolegomena 50.13 . as t.¤ dóibh a nduthaigh do cosnamh rind, Expugn. Hib. 16 . cennas a mhuintire ... ┐ gach neithe ro badh t.¤ dhó, FM vi 2326.8 . Hence is proper, fitting for: is t.¤ duinde ascnam diar tigh, Ériu xii 186.13 . ba folaith la firu Muman innisin uair ba t.¤ (doig v.l.) doib do tecmail chucu mac na mna domarb a tigernai, RC xxiv 186.4 . in fil ní bes t.¤ duit, Corm. Bodl. 22.28 . t.¤ dó ciamad Chúanna hé, 361.4 . almsa menic maith | don relic dian t.¤ , KMMisc. 264.7 . la h-es- bhaid úirfheola ┐ gach tuara ba t.¤ doibh, FM vi 2210.3 . Cf. is t.¤ leis ēt uman eclais, Laws v 128.8 Comm.

(c) fair, pleasing : in bé thondgel t.¤ , PRIA xix 545 § 5 . is ē rochōid co siair t.¤ , Ériu iii 196 § 18 . frithir frisin macc mín maith | i n-ebras riss na ṡíd t[h]oich, vii 225 § 45 . iarsin tictís, gním cen cleith | ind ríg dia leith ó thír th.¤ , Met. Dinds. ii 24.74 . ón chéin rosgab Tlachtga th.¤ | ingen Moga reil rígRoith, iv 186.3 . ? oc a munad co toich, no co tai, Laws v 490.19 Comm. i comluth fris co toith no co tai, O'D. 866 ( H.3.17, col. 619 ).

Compar. tochu, tocha: ba tochu doibsom buid and ` more natural ,' Wb. 5c43 . an tír is tocha am ghren, BCC 290.21 . maothlamh fa tocha ad thimchioll, Ériu iv 62.6 .

is tochu dom it is better for me: ba tochu dait tuidecht cucum-sa, LU 10771.

is tochu limm I prefer (alternates with dochu, see dóich) : is e robo tocho ┐ robo tairisi ┐ robo dilsi re Dia, BB 236a28 . ise ba tochu la hIsacc díb, LB 113b33 = robo docho, BB 236a41 . is e ba tochu lais dia scoil, Auraic. 24 . in tres duni is tochu ri Brian, Cog. 166.14 . is dile ocus is tocha lem, Fen. 206.4 . dainimh do'n tí lér tocha | sínedh re slios bfuarshrotha, O'Gr. Cat. 429.10. días lasar dhile ┐ lasar thocha aroile oldatt an dá Aódh sin, Hugh Roe 154.21 . is abhar tocha lasin Coimde innu-sa, BNnÉ 325.27 . tocha .i. cion, annsa, no gradh .i. as é ba tocha lais .i. ba hannsa leis, O'Cl.

II subst. inheritance, property: rige Lagen, laechda in t.¤ , Rawl. 84b53 . ar gach senōir sruith | forfāgaib a th.¤ (: croich), Arch. iii 232.11 . Lecmagh do mortoich Muman, Leb. Gab. 102.2 . toich .i. dúthaigh, O'Cl. In phr. fri t.¤ (meaning unclear): óin fri t.¤ `acceptable loans,' Tec. Corm. 3.36 . gach naomh-érlamh sruith | domroirseadh fri t.¤ , Ériu iv 236 § 12 . gabuis diabul cacht cin clith | for laoch roalt frie cech t.¤ , ZCP x 47.15 . clereach conni | dori na teach | dobeir re th.¤ | a boin no a each, BB 291a44 = IT li 84.x .