Search Results

Your search returned 5 result(s).

abacc

Cite this: eDIL s.v. abacc or dil.ie/19
Last Revised: 2013

 

n o, m. (see Vendr. Lex. and Études Celt. xxiv 185 ) dwarf. In native glossaries derived from 1 ab (cf. Ériu xvi 38.4 cited below and We. afanc beaver), but the exx. do not support the meaning castor (Vendr.). abac .i. ab aband ┐ bac beg; bec bīs i n-aibnib é. Nó becc a á .i. a airde, Corm. Y 83 . a.¤ .i. bec abae, ar is a n-aibnib bit, ut dicitur: Tuatha a.¤ usce uair gluair conanat in gach dail, O'Mulc. 3 . a.¤ .i. bec adbae fobith senbic frith is in boind, O'Curry 123 ( H 3.18, 74 - 5 ) (referring to the story of Senbec, RC vi 182 ; Ériu xiii 26 ). in t-aboc o Rus chaem Chas / noco n-é a taeb as imda .i. fota, LU 1029 (ACC). doluid in t-abac . . ./ . . ./ co romarbsat in abacc / fo a cossaib iar crín-amarc / ó lecht ind abaic-sin síar, Metr. Dinds. i 18.69 . a.¤ Pátraic, Trip.² 1905 . ro tṡillestar sí ar in n-abhacc .i. Cnú deireoil, Acall. 6000 . mar do bemais 'nar lenbaib bliadne nó 'nar n-abhcaibh beca, 5927 v.l. Lecht ind Abaicc (one of the monuments of Tara), LL 3843 (cf. lige). lige in abuic, Todd Nenn. 200.1 . mac Mēin in t-aphac bec aon-dhuine is lugha a ufianaib Ēreann, Feis Tighe Chonáin 255 . abac do fuair Fionn ferda, SG 108.6 . Cronán abhacc ab Cluana mic Nóis, TFrag. 94.9 = Cronán becc, AFM i 296.6 . cruitín no abhac, Levit. xxi 20 . abhac `a dwarf', Eg. Gl. 27 . Associated with luchorpán: doloto(ta)r lucorpain dond rig . . . atgege fergus fair . . . eolas fobarta fo muirib . . . rotbia ar int a.¤ acht aen ar[a]cuillimm airiut loch rudrige, Ériu xvi 38.4 ( Laws i 72.6 .) líntar in port forru do demnaibh i ndealbhuibh abhac ┐ luchrapan, Lism. L. 3776 . nān .i. bec, ut dicitur, nanus .i. abac lucharbán, O'Mulc. 828 .

abcán

Cite this: eDIL s.v. abcán or dil.ie/61
Last Revised: 2013

 

n ( abacc ) little dwarf: is imtherc / cos int abcan oc imthecht, LU 1028 (ACC) = abcain, RC xx 274 § 100 . abhcánsa 'I am a dwarf' Ériu xxxii 60 . As n.pr. curach . . . Abcain eigis, Dinds. 81 ( RC xvi 31 ).

? conanat

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ? conanat or dil.ie/11988

 

v tuatha abacc usce uair gluair c.¤ in gach dail, O'Mulc. 3 . Cf. comanaid.

glúair

Cite this: eDIL s.v. glúair or dil.ie/26161

 

adj i. (variant of 1 glór) clear, bright, pure, brilliant : gluair .i. glan, O'Cl. mo chorpan glan glúair, LU 9925 ( PRIA iii 536 § 24 ). in gái gluair gerthind, SR 6076 . fri muir morgluair, 4074 . tossach gemrid gluair, SCC 30 . Cf. immís cétamuin glúair, LL 167b44 . isind Affraic ard-gluair, 136a9 . cailig fheda man fid ṅgluair, 297b45 . a siur na grēine gluaire, LB 274b4 . tír na ngort nglūair, ZCP viii 228 § 13 . in gabul gluair, TBC-LL¹ 784 . tuaga ... géra gluair (leg. gluaire ?) glainidi, Cog. 162.9 . Of complexion or colour (?) : don allmarach glic gluair fair-skinned (?), ZCP x 34.15 . Cf. Mess Gegra din gabuir glūair, viii 119 § 38 . Of sound : canait ceol ṅgluair, SR 599 . ceoil gluara, 483 ; guth gluair áib uma `clear and sweet as copper's resonance,' SG 241.17 . sceinnid demun re guth nglūair (i.e. of a bell), ACL iii 233 § 4 . na heist-siu risna stoccaib tendgluaire, TTebe 1331 . Of the winds : fri gaoith ngluair, TFrag. 124.20 = AFM i 478.6 . gætha garbgluairi (v.l. garbha glordha), TTebe 3079 . Of persons : i n-diaid Medba mórglúare, TBC-LL¹ 3998 . Gormgal gluair grinn, Rawl. 153a34 . di chumaid Gaind gécaig glúair `radiant G ...,' Metr. Dinds. iii 114.47 . a Christ grind glúair, RC xiii 100.3 . ō fēin glūair d'ibh Caisil, ZCP viii 222 § 4 . Gaídil glūair, Albanuigh aín, x 54.3 . do glé-medón Gáedel nglúar (: Cúan), Metr. Dinds. iv 262.46 . in gaduidhe glúair (of the penitent thief), ZCP x 52.31 . Of abstractions : glōir a gloria .i. glūair ar mēt na glōre, Corm. Y 670 . iar mbethaid gluair glasglain, ZCP vi 265 § 20 . re gail ngluair ngil, viii 106 § 6 . co lín a nglond nglé-mer nglúair, Metr. Dinds. iv 260.26 . tuatha abacc usci uair | gluair conanat i cach dail, Bruchst. § 152 (= in gach O'Mulc. 3 ). As a noun : ? dia do glúair do gamanraid, ZCP viii 321.2 . gluair ṅgle (chev.), SR 203 . ? isin daingen co nglúair graigech `full of horses, clamorous,' Metr. Dinds. iv 106.57 . n. l. co Gluair Fer Muighi Fene, RC xliii 70 § 69.

Compd. ¤cert : in glór glúair-chert `the sure-clear name,' Metr. Dinds. iii 366.6 .

1 túath

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 túath or dil.ie/42241
Last Revised: 2013

 

Forms: thō[i]th, toatha, tótha, Tuathann, thuathadh

n ā, f. d s. fo thō[i]th , Laws iv 340.4 ( MacNeill, Law of status 308 ). n a p. toatha, ZCP xi 97 § 56 . tótha, Laud 610, 99va23 . g p. Tuathann, L. Chl. S. 64.x . Maguires of F. 29.21 . thuathadh, DDána 104.9 . IGT Decl. § 39 (91.18) .

I

(a) people: di fordiuclaimmim mu thuaithese, Ml. 34b6 . oc ditin do thuathe, 37c15 . niba samlid doemsa mo thuaid insin `my people,' 37c20 . for rí nach far tuad, 46a14 . á tuath fessine, 57d9 . hi comtherchomruc na tuade gl. in uaccis populorum, Tur. 76 . bid tuad domsa mo nebthuad, Wb. 4d1 . cossóit a thuaithe fri dia, 5a23 . in tuáth huile, 5b24 . huasna tuathaib dermáraib, SR 1974 . cia tuath duit no cía cenél, 3296 . dolléicetar iltúatha dí `many companies are left a prey to it' ( Études Celt. ii 13 ), TBFr. 415 . tuathaib ilib with many peoples, LU 3425 . ar bélaib iltúath, 5456 . tongu na-tongat mo thuath, Sc.M² 16 . tongusa a toingthe mo thúatha, BDD² 707 . tredan ... | nō throscud cech mīss | dlegar isna mōrthūathaib | i mbī cretem Chrīst, ZCP xiii 29.10 . trī tūatha ... | ... | clann Murchada ... | clann Dālaigh is clann Domhnaill, ZCP viii 116 § 7 . eter in uli thuath ┐ cenél, PH 823 . ar tuathaib na Tiabanda, TTebe 3475 .

(b) Of specific peoples with qual. gen.: tūatha abacc the beaver-tribes , Bruchst. i 66 § 152 . tuath Amalech the Amalekites , PH 8044 . fri tūaith Cannán the Canaanites , Thes. ii 319.7 . t.¤ God's people, the Israelites: tuáth dae ┐ popul dáe, Ml. 94a6a . tuáth dáe, Wb. 30b14 . ar thúaith Dé, Fél. Prol. 142 . la prímthóisech túaithi Dé .i. la Moyse, Ériu iv 142.3 . for tūaith Hérenn the people of Ireland, Thes. ii 317.4 . do thúathaib Fēne, 317.3 . tuatha feochra Filistín, SR 5730 . de thúaith Íssu `of Jesu's folk ,' Fél. Ep. 396 . eter noi ngradaib aingel ┐ nóemthuath ríchid, LU 2472 . co Temhrach tuaithe tescomarr `so that he may rescue the tribes of Tara,' O'Dav. 1552 = condo Temhrach tuaithe tescmarr, Ériu xiii 17.9 . sen-tuatha Temra, MR 4.3 . tuatha Temrach, ML² 1147 . ar tuathaib Teftha, 172 . Cf. Túatha Dé Danann and see aithechthúatha.

II

(a) country, territory: techt a tuáith i tuiaíth `going from country to country,' Wb. 15d32 . i túaith Egept, SR 3144 . de cach leith dar túatha | domm-ísat `over countries,' Fél. Ep. 35 . —is mall cu tudchad. —is imrighin in tuath `the country is very stiff' (i.e. difficult to travel), Trip. 208.18 . fo hill-tuathaib in domain, PH 6452 . anmanna na tuath ... docum a ndechudar na techta, Stair Erc. 137.

(b) In Laws `territory, petty kingdom, the political and jurisdictional unit of ancient Ireland,' Críth G. p. 109 . See also Manners and Customs i xcii , Mac Neill, PRIA xxix C 88 ff. Can refer either to the actual territory or to its inhabitants, see also under I supra: ri aen tuaite, secht cet laech lais .i. ri ac ata aen tuath .i. xxx. ced d'ferund, Laws v 50.1 , 3 Text and Comm. is t.¤ oirdnither ríi[g], ní rí(g) o[i]rdnither túaith, Críth G. 494 . is túaithe cammae comarggud óenaig the arranging of an óenach belongs to the t.¤ , 504 . cis lir ata chóra[i] do ríg do giull fora thúatha ? 506 . in gabail bis itir di tu[a]ith oc denam cana ┐ cairdi, Laws i 158.20 Comm. oc dun breitheaman na tuaiti, iv 106.2 Comm. fri corus tuaithe, iii 14.z . druth tuaithe, O'D. 2283 ( Rawl. 506, 25d ). in fer túaithe, Críth G. 2 . fri ... forrechtu tuaithe `regulations of a territory,' Laws i 104.z . grá[d] túa[i]the, Críth G. 4 . do lessaib túaithe on public business, 598 . co muilend tuaithi `to the mill of a territory,' Laws iii 272.16 . rí teora t.¤ , Críth G. 459 . go rí tuath, Laws iv 226.15 . letheneclann rígh túaithe ... letheneclann righ túath, Ériu xiii 45.15 . ceitheora sabaid tuaithe `four dignitaries of a territory,' Laws i 54.7 . fri sochride tuaithe, iii 20.21 . im taistellach tuaithe, i 184.15 . cach t.¤ a tindscra, ACL iii 226.32 . ferr tūath tindscra, Anecd. iii 18.17 .

(c) Hence in sagas, etc. with ref. to various territories: do thig ríg a thúaithi, BDD² 226 . techt día tuaid to go to his country, LU 3623 . tuatha tá i dtimcheall Caisil, DDána 74.12 . na seacht dtuatha déag, 74.14 . leag na seacht dtuatha dá dtoighibh, Aithd. D. 26.15 . na naoi dtuatha (of the Maguire country at Lough Erne), 28.19 . Note also: crioch ┐ torann Ereann ... o thá cuicceadh co tuaith, ó thuaith co baile, AFM i 116.z . a t[h]āthóir na dtuath, ML² 1288 . is ionann tuath ┐ tighearnas, Keat. ii 214.y .

III The state as opposed to the church; the laity; lay property, secular buildings: dliged tuaithe i neclais ┐ dliged necalsa i tuaith, Laws iii 32.5 . cach thuath co rig; cach ri co na thuaith do cum necalsa co na gradaib, 26.13 . do reir tuaithi ┐ eclaisi, AU i 546.8 . nī dlig sāire ... fhir gráid i tūaith nā i n-eclais, Ériu i 218.13 . etir tuáith `among the lay-folk,' Wb. 28d31 , cf. 25 , 27 . eiter tuaid, Mon. Tall. 153.28 . for óis tuaithe `to the laity,' Wb. 16d7 . ond áes tuaithe, 28b32 . muilend túathi `a mill of the laity' (opp. to `muilend ecalsa'), Ériu ii 204.19 . menma re cill, cūl re tūaith, ACL iii 306 § 9 . do na tuathaib ┐ do na cellaib, PH 4188 . críoch Luighne ... | idir thuaith uile is eaglais, TD 32.66 . ro creachadh ... eitir thuaith ┐ thearmann, AFM v 1682.11 . Cf. aes tuaithi ┐ daescarshlúag ` heathens ,' Lism. L. 4327.

Cf. do bhrígh gurab ar an tuaith áitighid a n-urmhór ` in the country ,' Keat. i 60.22 .

Frequ. in nn. loc., see Hog. Onom. Cf. also: i mMruig thuaithe, Thes. ii 263.37 .

Compds. ¤bard: tuathbard, IT iii 5.10 . arachan tuatha tuathbhard, Ériu xiii 42.z . ¤gnás: Cnoc T. co túath-gnáis tig `fair resort of the people,' Metr. Dinds. iii 370.63 . ¤mag: for tuathmaig na Temra `upon the plain-land of Tara,' MS. Mat. 492.11 (or for túaid- ?). Mugnai tuathmuig lethan, LB 101.21 = Mugnai tuaith, mag lethan, Fél. Dec. 11 (n. loc.?). ¤thír: dia tuaithtir rothinólsat (túaid- ?), SR 5748 . Also in nn. pr.: oróit ar Tuathcharán, Thes. ii 287.8 . Tuathgal, 286.23 . Other compds. treated separately.