turus

Cite this: eDIL s.v. turus or dil.ie/42551
Last Revised: 2019

Forms: thairus, teros, turais

n u, later also o,[m.]. See Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 600.

(a) journey: for túrusi (= t.¤ -si) chucund innuraid, LU 3337 ( SCC 13 ). co tísad don t.¤ , LU 9042 ( FB 79 ). dochuaid-sium t.¤ , TBC-LL¹ 1475 . duus ... i-mbad maith a thairus 'whether his journey would be good', Compert Mongáin 75 § 2 . is truag in t.¤ do'n duine, techt anns-a saegul do riar thrualli na hanma, PH 7460 . teros, SG ii 479.21 . dollotar secht ṁbuada do C. don tirus-sa, RC xx 50.12 (ACC). téit acus ni pa soirthi a th.¤ , Irish Texts i 18.30 . ria techt an terus-sa (i.e. dying ?), BColm. 100.4 . tainic ar t.¤ chuici, Laws v 432.10 Comm. luid ... for tirus, Lism. L. 2013 . is truagh in t.¤ i tiagait ar coeim ... uainn, xi 9 . téit ... ré toisc ┐ re túrus, CCath. 1806 . do fhiarfaig a toisg ┐ a t.¤ dīb, ML² 565 . feadh a thurais, TD 20.17 . ríghtherus lá mac Néill royal circuit, AFM ii 1090.4 . ríogh thurus Muirchertaigh, 1092.12 . ré dtriall san t.¤ soin dóibh, TSh. 5208 . go críochnughadh a thuruis, 9012 . Hence also visit: is maith do th.¤ im thaig, SG 60.5 . chom a thuruiss ┐ a chuarta do thabairt, Fl. Earls 158.y .

With qualifying adj. or gen.: terus aidche, LL 207a2 . itbert ... mina beith ilimud oir ... aice corbo t.¤ dimaín a journey in vain, Stair Erc. 274 . Of the expulsion from Eden: do cuireadh Éabha d'fhód Pharrthais | ... | turas na slat ... | fa cuairt mac is inghean í, DDána 41.10 . robo t.¤ gan tindtudh dosan sin, muna beth I. aga imchoimhet, Aen. 2293 . ropo th.¤ troch fo thráig, Metr. Dinds. iii 406.27 .

Attrib. g s. as adj.: an fear turais ` wayfaring man,' Isaiah xxxiii 8 . cursúr (= Lat. cursor) .i. gilla turusa messenger , PH 2602 . do fir taistill .i. in gilla turusa bis for foichill acut, Laws i 160.y Comm.

(b) (military) expedition: ar écraitib ┐ ar slúagedaib ┐ ar thurasaib, MU² 520 . mairg [tanic] do th.¤ (Cú Chulaind to Fer Diad), TBC-LL¹ 3413 . ni dot aimles ... tíaghar in turussa, CCath. 426 . In follg. exx. more generally on this occasion, this time: an mberam coscur dona Tiabandaib don turus-[s]a ? TTebe 1215 . mac B. ... do marbad don t.¤ -sin, Ann. Conn. 1270.2 . a bhás don turussa ar dtocht, TD 1.36 . ? tair maighen co mílibh ced | tairius Laigen linibh ócc, AFM ii 590.13 .

(c) pilgrimage, place of pilgrimage, station: ar [ttabhairt turu[i]s oilithreach go Gleann da loch] ... ionnas gurab í an ceatramadh priomh-th.¤ a nEirinn o shoin, BNnÉ 161.2 - 4 . iar ndol do dénamh turais, AFM iv 966.9 . turas lionmhar ┐ iliomad fert ... i ccill Aithnenn `station,' Mart. Don. 360.30 . trosgadh, turas nó urnuighthe (works of penance), Mac Aingil 563.z . trosgadh, deirc, turais ┐ deghoibre oile do dhéunamh, Parrth. Anma 134.12 = turas, Luc. Fid. 82.16 . dognīt t.¤ na heguilsi ... sin, Fl. Earls 110.10 . ag dēnamh turais ┐ treideanuis, 222.x .

(d) In vaguer sense of action, happening, etc.: is é céd-chonnradh ocus cédturas dorighne .i. leabhar ... do dhíol, O'Gr. Cat. 510.21. sinn féin do thuill an t.¤ `have merited this fate,' A. Ó Dálaigh lii 39. daig ba degth.¤ do cena essiun do thecht na thech it was to his advantage, Cog. 132.6 .

Compds. ¤becc: an chuairt nach cuairt turuisbheag a visit demanding a considerable journey, DDána 95.19 . ¤mer swiftly-journeying: buachaill ... turas-mhear na Teamhrach, ML 86.8 .

See comthururas, intururas.