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tásc n u,[? m.] vn. of *do-aissig (to-ad-sech) (to-fo-ad-sech-,
Thurn. ZCP xv 336 ). g s. tásca, LU 8937 . n p. tásca, PH
6253 . ? Laws ii 60.23 Comm. Later also o, m. IGT Decl.
65§ 96 . g s. tháisg (: fháisg), ex. 1741 . Dán Dé xxviii 8.
(a) In Laws Comm. notice, information about offences:
fer ... dia tabuir tasc do chein `of whom a story is reported
from afar
,' Laws i 198.14 . tascc fir muintire `(give) notice to a
man of the family
,' ii 58.17 . ben conceil a forcur ... .i. na
70tabuir tasc, v 274.11 . acht mar forcaimi (leg. —caini ?) .i.
in cedmuinter, no foreigmi .i. in adaltrach. In tasc bo dir
doib do tabairt a ndul cucu ar eicin by weeping, in the case of
the wife; by crying out, in the case of the concubine—the
warning they should give when violated
, H. 3. 18, 142 ( O'C.
75 246 ). is dicumuic doibh naill act tasca, Laws ii 60.23 Comm.
(b) report, rumour, announcement: iar compert din spirad
naob la tascc ind aingil the Annunciation, Mon. Tall. 127.12 .
it é indisit na mor adamra ┐ na tásca airegdai do na dóinib,
PH 6253 . do tascc an catha sin to proclaim that battle,
80 RC xii 108.x . in lubra do gabail Rig Saxan ┐ a thasc do
techt a nErinn, Ann. Conn. 1409.2 . ? tasc Muirchertaig
to Erinn ┐ argain Midhi, RC xviii 28.8 (or to toisc ?).
(c) news of a death, fatal tidings: iss ed ruc leis t. ¤ a muintiri
do marbad do Ercoil, LU 8923 . tasc már Maire .i. hoc die
85ad Romam tasc bais Maire pervenit, Fél. 46.37 . olc in scél
... | co Finnabair ... | tasc a brathar, IT iii 514.11 . ar
n-éigsi as neimhní annosa | dá ttí tásg Hí Eódhusa `the
fatal tidings
,' Studies 1923, 421 § 2 . do th. ¤ marbh `to hear
that thou art dead
,' ITS iii 190.24 . Of portents, omens:
an donāl doní an cū sūas | ... | tāsc rīgh portends the death
5of a king
, ZCP xiii 7 § 3 . mad do c[h]loich congair tasc
athaigh sin, Ériu viii 122.10 (see p. 124 n. ).
(d) Hence death: bás .i. tasc, Fél.² xxxi § 18 . do gesib
cáich dibe cāsc | ní cian o th. ¤ nech dusgní not far from death
is he who does it
, Ériu ix 50 § 35 . ba th. ¤ ríg ... | bás na
10flatha Feradaig, SG 150.2 . i ló tháisg bhar dtighearna,
Dán Dé xxviii 8.
(e) In Mod. Ir. fame, reputation: gid dochuaid do deg-
táscsa | a Finn ar fed na talman, SG 262.7 . úir mar a tásg
ar thoradh land is according to its reputation for fertility,
15 DDána 48.34 . na taoisigh tháisg `the chieftains of renown,'
O'Gr. Cat. 526.22.
Compd. ¤ labartha boastful, clamorous: ina tarmánaib
...t., MR 230.17 . tuath-bhan-glór t., 294.22 .

táscach adj o, ā (tásc) famous, renowned: fá'n bhFódla do
20tógbhadh go t. ¤ | le déine na daonnachta ór dáileadh his
hospitality became famous throughout Ireland
, Hackett xl
127 .

? tascaid ind cona chochall di th. ¤ imme `with his hood of
flummery
,' Aisl. MC 89.10 .

25 táscamail adj i (tásc) famous, renowned: iomad do neithibh
tásgamhla, TSh. 8355 . gach gníomh tasgamhail, Keat. i
96.4 . Superl. dream ba táscamhla d'fhine Ghaedhil, ii
1398 . See Eg. Gl. 411. 496 .

1 tascar xsee trascar, turscar.

30 2 tascar n o, m. Cf. Ped. ii 615. (a) company, band, retinue,
particularly of a king or other dignitary: tasgur .i. muinn-
ter, O'Dav. 1606. tascor .i. tionól, muinntear, no imirce,
O'Cl. ní bu brónach int oscur `the company was not sorrow-
ful
,' Thes. ii 334.2 (but cf. Ped. ad loc. cit.). log n-einech
35cacha tascair co tri tascuru, Laws v 240.10 Comm. ri
tuaithe co tascraib, H.3.18, 247 ( O'C. 473 ). [e]slān taur-
bad[a ?] tascuir rīg `der Entschuldigungsgrund durch die
Ankunft des Königs macht nicht bussfrei
,' ZCP xv 332.y .
Cf. O'Dav. 1501. ni fuilngiter taurrana ┐ tascuir ri[g], Ériu
40 xii 12.5 (the transl. `arrival' (see note) does not seem
supported by the exx.). athgabail briugaid ar lin a tascair,
Laws i 194.z . ba búaid tlossa ocus tascair, Met. Dinds.
iii 54.19 . ar méd do tarscuir ┐ ar lin do daine (? leg. dáme),
Hib. Min. 66.7 .
45(b) company, band of soldiers: fair tuc cen táth a thascur |
Rí na ráth `upon it Rí ... brought his cavalcade,' Met. Dinds.
iii 452.23 . tasccar albanach do theacht i ttír, FM vi 1974.10 .
(c) an expedition from across the sea, hence frequ. glossed
by coblach fleet: tascor .i. cobhlach, O'Cl. im dingbail
50tascuir lir, keeping off sea raiders, Laws i 122.15 . tascor
mara, Harl. 5280, 46b (Plummer MS. notes). ticc tasccar
(.i. coblach) air, co morbruth, | d'fine ferrdha Fomoruch,
Leb. Gab. 50.7 . tasccar murchoblach, Hugh Roe 94.29 .
Of the invasion of Meic Míled: iar tascur mac Miled, LL
55 167b9 . tascor mac Miledh tar muir (.i. coblach. tasccur
.i. do muir. dám .i. do thír), Leb. Gab. 272.8 . tarrscur
tireach ... | mac Mileadh, BB 36b32 . gach dana ... gach
calma ... tasgar Mac Milidh `is of the colony of,' MS. Mat.
580.11 .
60As n.pr. Tea ┐ Tascur ┐ Tualaing, TBC² 1678.

taschide xsee toischide.

tascid v(found only in imper. and vn. <to-ad-saig- ? See Ped.
ii 606 ). Trans. and intrans. brings near, approaches: na
taisc do churach co calad, RC xiv 408.7 . tasca ille `come
65hither
,' xxvii 282.3 . érig, tasce ille, BColm. 24.18 . tasci
cucam, 48.1 . tasci a lle, Buile Ṡ. 58.19 . taiscid-si, ┐ finnaidh
innosa boladh in h'ordan `come ye and know now,' Lism L.
4419 . Vn. tascud, taisciud.

táscmar adj o, ā (tásc) famous, renowned: sgél tásgmhar, Gwynn
70Cat. 47.

tascnam n[u, m.] vn. of do-ascnai approaching, making for:
iar t. ¤ flatha nime, LU 2245 ( FA 31 ). cruth na tabair tonn |
do thír t. ¤ , Ält. Ir. Dicht. 39 § 5 . oc t. ¤ do Patraic hi crich
Laigen, Trip. 184.14 . cach barc ... oc t. ¤ Erenn, Lec. 183e18 .
75 forlān Eriu do cach maith ... | dūisi in domain ico tascnom,
297b5 . oc t. ¤ tiri h-Erend, Met. Dinds. iv 164.38 . esert
deirge a methus, ┐ eisert tascnam[a] methais a deserter who
returns to his own territory
(?), Laws iv 128.17 Comm. a t. ¤
ar foguil, Nero A vii, 133a ( O'D. 2190 ).

80 1 tascrad, tascraid xsee trascrad, do-scara.

2 tascrad n[u,m.] (2 tascar) receiving a company, entertain-
ing (?), a visit from a party (tascar) of guests (?): ar imtuo-
laing gabala rig ..., fri tascra[d] dama he is able to receive a
king, to entertain a company
, Laws iv 310.20 =fria t. ¤ gacha
85dama, H. 3.18, 254 ( O'C. 494 ) =`against the arrival of every
party of guests
,' Críth Gabl. 188 n. .