trebar

Cite this: eDIL s.v. trebar or dil.ie/41630

Forms: trebair, trebaire, trebaire

adj o, ā (1 treb) ? trebair, SR 1899 . Laws i 254.6 , 18 Comm. (leg. trebaire ?).

(a) careful, prudent: treabhar .i. glic no crionna, O'Cl. fo besad fir trebuir `after the manner of a prudent man,' Wb 29d23 . T. trén t.¤ , Fél. Aug. 11 . trichae trénfher t.¤ `thirty wise champions,' Feb. 20 . slóged lebar ṅÉrenn | asa t.¤ tóiden `Ireland's host of books whose troop is wise,' Ep. 142 . romsaera Dia t.¤ trén, SR 7417 . a ben t.¤ , ScM.² 3 . dia mba trepar imma lōg `cunning as to its price,' Fianaig. 16.7 . ni bói a n-oegaire trebur oc a n-imchoimet, PH 6723 . rocoimēta ... co t.¤ ┐ co genmnaid `preserved in prudence and chastity,' BColm. 8.19 . in fear t.¤ Tiauandha `that prudent Theban,' TTebe 559 . tri ced buadach trebhar | lebur solus saer ro scrib, BCC 434.20 . Compar.: trebairiu gl. minus stultus pro prudentior, Sg. 42b8 . cenn caich ... besid nuaisliu, besid trebaire, Laws ii 278.22 . is trebairiu side, Críth Gabl. 39 . conid trebairiu ┐ conid ecnaidiu, LU 2616.

(b) secure, solvent, strong, substantial: t.¤ cach conae a finntid oigi foric `every one is wealthy who keeps his tribe- land perfect as he got it,' Laws iii 54.6 . ma dia ti in t-eisert ... cos aní is t.¤ do leis do chrudh `if the deserter comes ... with the number of cattle which renders him solvent,' iv 130.4 Comm. tri neichi treabara na firathcuired na comed- aidh orba `three secure things which the land heirs cannot set aside,' 212.13 Comm. conidam trén t.¤ án athlum, LU 10285 . ba fer tailc trebur co sonairte ballraid, 6709 . for- brisfider cech t.¤ , RC xxvi 36 § 188 .i. gabail a eille ond áes dímáinech, LL 188b13 . blonoc ... tuirc trebair, Aisl. MC 87.15 . do chennach ... torc ttreabur, Ériu v 170.138 . in fer t.¤ , BDD² 198 . Compar.: cenn caich iar nduinib i fine ... besid trebaire who has greater substance than he, ZCP xiv 369 § 31 . As subst. ni athgebad nach trebair a chenna- daich ar trebairi man of substance (?), Laws i 254.6 . Perh. leg. trebaire with Comm. (18) .

Compds. ¤chalma strongly valiant: trom-luidhe na ttréin-fhear ttreabhar-chalma, CRR² 84.z . ¤daingen strongly secure: túra trebhardaingne, CCath. 1394 . tegh- dhaisi trebar-dhaingne, ML² 81 . doronad in curach cur' bo hurrlumh treabardaingin he, RC xiv 38.5 . for taighlib na tor treabhardaingen `sure and impregnable towers,' St. Ercuil 35 . go tūroip treapar-dhaingne, Fl. Earls 154.12 . ¤daingne steadfastness: ar trebhurdaingne na smachtcána [sída] bói occo `strong firmness of the peaceful disciplinary law,' CCath. 484 . ¤daingnigid makes steadfast: ro trebhur- daingnighid a senlonga, CCath. 1919 . ¤glan strong and clear: fo thír tretaig trebarglain Troiannai, TTr. 1441 . for tellach taige trebargloin ` well-appointed ,' Aisl. MC 87.11 . do sróll ... Tíri trebarglaine Tairrngire ` fair-cultivated ,' Fianaig. 84.25 . ¤luas great speed: is e sin treisi ... ┐ treabarluas fo thiagaid na heich, ZCP x 298.17 . ¤thrén very strong: a meic sochraid trebairtréin, SG 348.1 .