túaid, thúaid

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Forms: túaith, tuaidh, thuaidh, thuaidhean, thuaidhin, thuaidheamhain

adv. north, in the north . O. Ir. túaith. tuaidh, thuaidh, thuaidhean, thuaidhin, thuaidheamhain, 24 P 8, 218 (Aithd.D.). See túaidemain.

(a) As adv.: sechtmoga bliadan bai t.¤ , SR 3009 . Mugnai tuaith `M. in the north,' Fél. Dec. 11 . is de-sin fris-ngéra th.¤ | Mag lond Léna, Sc.M² 24d . ac Inbiur Sheimne thuaid, CRR 14.15 . Carpre thuaid i Temair B., 58.6 . Bith túaith i Sléb Betha, Ériu iv 130.9 . in cech tīr thūaith ┐ tes, ZCP viii 109.4 . a līonmaire thūaid ga toigh, 116 § 6 . thuaidh is teas, TD 32.36 . As prep. with acc. north of: i Slán tūaith Benna Bairche, Thes. ii 315.4 . tuath Cualaind (sic leg.: gualaind), Metr. Dinds. iii 104.2 . ó Laighin tuath-ghabhair ┐ ... ó Laighin deas-ghabhair, Leb. Cert. 32.14 . Cf. Mac Neill, Celtic Ireland p. 93 and Map 1. O'Rahilly, EIHM 462 . GOI § 858. (Cryptic) tinnechuaidh .i. tuaidh, Goid. 78 § 188 (Dúil Laithne) , ZCP xlix-l 612 .

(b) Hence as quasi-adj. northern: laissais tír túaith, LU 664 (ACC = RC xx 168.y ). isin tír th.¤ , BDD² 377 . Be Chuilli na tuathi th.¤ `of the north country,' RC xlvii 292.2 . rédla thúaidh Mhumhan `the pole-star ... of Munster' (of a person), Ériu ix 165 § 20 . éigse an taoibh thuaidh, TD 3.3 . an slios tuaidh don toigh, 20.56 . Durlaistreabh thuaidh an teachsoin a northern Durlas (Lifford), 5.8 . Cf. an gáoth thuaigh (see atúaid), Proverbs xxv 23.

(c) In phrase fa th.¤ northwards (frequ. with vbs. of motion): fa dess no fa thuaith `to south or to north' ( i.e. right and left, at all, à droite et à gauche, à tous côtés, note), Wb. 29a21 . anair, siar, fo des, fo thuaid, SR 2710 . tanic C. fo th.¤ arís, TBC-LL¹ 1191 . fa th.¤ , 1252 . luig fo tuaidh `went northwards,' Laws iv 4.27 Comm. a dess fo-thuaid fri fuined His right side to the north (of the position of Christ on the cross), PH 3321 . cuiris A. ba thuaidh | fios ar chloinn R., Content. xxviii 15 . do dhul lais bud thuaid, SG 320.17 . dēnam thairis bud thuaid, ML² 1042 . manac dibh bu dhes ┐ manac bhudh thuaigh, Études Celt. i 87.6 . Note also: gus an aird budh thuaidh, TSh. 3985 . don taeibh budh thuaidh don teampall, Miscell. Celt. Soc. 162.x . ? a shuaircfhir sháimh, ní sámh do reacaireacht sceól | ba thuaidh dá ngráin ar scáithcheilt mh'aingilse dhóibh (to one who brings ill news), Hackett xii 2 . Cf. sathúaid.

Compd. ¤Mumu: i Tuadmumain in Thomond , BDD 230 . See Hog. Onom.

See atúaid, 2 túath-.