1 tress

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 tress or dil.ie/41834

n u, m. IGT Decl. § 95 (127.13) .

(a) contention, fight: aithne eich i tres (sic leg.) deposit of a horse in battle, Laws v 190.17 . oin eich i t. `loan of a horse in battle,' 278.4 . tres bundsach `battle of sticks,' i 178.1 Comm. Dia, no-d-guidiu fri cech t.¤ , Lib. Hymn. 114.33 . li sula a chnes isin tres, LU 3633 ( SCC 31 ). tolaib t.¤ (cheville), SR 85 . is ardd rothatlaig in t.¤ `loftily he tamed the strife,' Metr. Dinds. iii 462.35 . secht mba is tarb tuilltís t.¤ , 42.51 . romebaid in cath fodess | óir ba trumma in t.¤ atúaid, iv 262.52 . err trén tressa, Sc.M² 15 . truagh an tres | beras mé as Cú na ccleas, TBC-LL¹ 3121 . nír chiṅg din tres tinbhi chness, 4047 . i tinnsceadal cacha treasa `in the proem of every battle narrative,' MR 90.6 . nir-bo tlaith a thres ac trenmarbad na Tiabanda, TTebe 3957 . as tréidhe treasa goile, DDána 85.38 . i dtreas le seanóir sleighe `thou hast now fallen out with the ancient warrior,' Aithd. D. 15.13 . ? nī loiscfe an tene | lam treasa talc[h]air, ZCP viii 110 § 6 . Perh. in sense of 1 cath battalion in: tinólais É. ... | cona th.¤ trén-fher, Metr. Dinds., iv 262.42 .

(b) In phrases: do-beir tress ... do, for, attacks, combats: atchíu fer mór ... | dobeir tres dona slogaib, LU 4565 . iar tabairt in tressa sin forro, 6532 . dorat tonn in tuili t.¤ mór ... don macc. Trip.² 1098 . ra fess, ni ba tua, | dobeir dún in t.¤ , TBC-LL¹ 3334 . tobert t.¤ ndó `deals him a blow,' Fianaig. 24.4 . tuccatar fein ┐ Murchadh tres aggarbh ainmín da ceile, ZCP x 10.18 . d'fhagháil treas nó dá dtabhairt, DDána 82.36 . With cuirid: na cuir t.¤ for slicht do ṡen `inflict not strife on the race of thy ancestors,' CRR 54.19 . ro chuirsim treas go tarbdha | risin macraid, ML² 237 . ar chur treasa beirid buadh, DDána 103.32 .

Compds.: ¤ár battle-slaughter: fri cech t. trógda | tri meic Nessan noemda `slaughterous conflict,' Gorm. Mar. 15 . ¤brátha: i certmedón ind átha | ina thoraind t. `in the lists of deadly strife,' Metr. Dinds. iv 48.z . ¤bráthach: táinig 'na thóirnimh tréasbrách dá ionnsaighe, CF Eg. 97 . ¤brúite crushed in battle: gurbho h-oirbedha tretholla tresbrūiti na troimsgēith, ML² 1818 . ¤chur: treschvr na rama the crashing of the oars, TTr.² 867 . ? ¤gal battle-valour: crūaid a threscul (descol, v.l.), RC xxxvi 262 § 6 . ¤léim battle-rush: fa dian do threisléim gach troid, Top. Poems² 473 . ¤raebtha battle-rent: gur bho leaptha ... treasraobtha iad `thoroughly rent ridges,' ML 130.9 . ¤tricc quick in battle: fir threin trestricc lechtaig luind, RC xlvii 293.3 .