1 túag

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n ā, f. Also stúag. q.v.

(a) arch, curve: is and-sin ra chétriastrad im Choinculaind ... co n-derna thúaig ... n-ingantaig de, TBC-LL¹ 3803 (sduaigh, v.l.). Of an inlet of the sea: lānrī Lagen lir co tūaig `bis an die Bucht des Meeres,' ZCP xi 110 § 25.

(b) wooden (?) arch or hoop worn under a garment to keep it from contact with wounds: tuagha congabhaid a bhrat .i. sduagha, no lúbáin chongbhas a bhrat. túagha .i. lubáin, no stúagha, O'Cl. tuaga ... congabait a brat fair, TBC-I¹ 2994 = stuaga urchuill, TBC-LL¹ 4735 . ata do met mo chnedh ... conach fuilngim mo earradh no mo ededh do buain re mo cneas, conadh tuagh urchuill congbas mo brat os mo chionn, TBC-LL¹ p. 671 n. 1 . Cuchulaind ... ga ḟurmiáil ri fót foenlaige ... fa thuagaib ┐ bhaccaib ┐ réfedaib, 5714 . oslaic go troit tuaga, a gillai, 6036 . túagha .i. bacána, foslaic trait túagha .i. sgáoil no osgail go luath na bacáin, O'Cl.

(c) t.¤ nime a rainbow: tuag nime, Sg. 107b1 . co téged amal túaig nime tarsin n-insi, LU 1913 . roarthraig t.¤ nime iar ṅ-dílind, Ériu ii 198.7 (stúag, v.l.). nel ┐ tuagh nimi a lanamnai demi (of the word nem), Auraic. 1877.

(d) sheet of parchment, five of which formed a `cín': cín membruimm .i. [a quinque] ar ata cuig tuaga ata techta do beith innte, Corm. 9 (= Corm. Y 230 ).

The following are obscure: for Echaid luathaibh luagha | ri tuathaibh tuaga Tuathail, BB 45a30 . níro adochur amaigh femin | tenidh centuaga, IT iii 77.19 (tuara, v.l.). tonn trom tall tuaige tigheall, 87.2 . raith móri ┐ glennamain | tuag les lethisil lindiusg, LL 149b19 .

As n. loc.: foróthaig .iii. eclasae .i. teora Tūaga, Trip.² 1391.

Compds. ¤druimne arched ridge, some part or ornament of a shield: dergbocoit ... co mílu óir ┐ co tuaghdruimnibh airgid fair, IT iii 186.5 . Cf. túagmíl. ¤dúnad = ¤naidm, q.v.: cūachnaidm .i. tūag-dūnad, Corm. Y 382 . ¤lerg arched slope (of the back): ra gabastar a scíath ... bar a tuagleirg a dromma, TBC-LL¹ 3738 (sduaigleircc, v.l.). ¤lethan arched and broad, broad-shouldered (?): for tre[n]miledaib tuaglethnaibh oc imdegail a ndegrígh, BB 419b14 . ¤mong with arched mane (of a horse): ech ... t., LU 8660 . ¤nem vaulted heaven (?): nī geba tūaignim ri tenn `in den gewölbten Himmel,' Bruchst. i 30 § 67. ¤raite curved road : tograiti: focren fear trebur conair do ascnam rait no sleibi 'curved road: a well-off man hires a way towards a wood (?) or mountain ' EIF 538 § 1 . See also túagrótae.

Other compounds treated separately.