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imm-toing

Cite this: eDIL s.v. imm-toing or dil.ie/27948

 

Forms: imtoing, im[m]athuing, im[m]athoing, imtongar, imtongat, imtosar, imthach

v indic. pres. s. 3 imtoing, Críth G. 24. rel. im[m]athuing, 23 . im[m]athoing, 38 . pass. imtongar, O'Curry 2498 (< Eg. 88, fo. 40 (41)c ). p. 3 imtongat, O'Curry 2025 (< H 4.22, p. 52 ). pres. subj. s. pass. imtosar, O'Curry 508 (< H 3.18, p. 258 ).

`swears about, around' (refers to the compurgatory oath in litigation taken by a specified number of `oath-helpers' in support of one or other of the parties to the suit,' Críth G. p. 99 ) : imtoin[g] colpdaig `he swears up to the value of a yearling calf,' Críth G. 42. fer midboth im[m]athuing smachtu, imtoing ó (t)ṡnáthait co dairt, 23 . lóg a enech, is ed im[m]atuing ┐ téit fora naidm, 128 . im-tongad uill tlachta, glossed : is eim-toingit na uasail for in lucht ditnit .i. a cele, Laws v 440.22 , 442.7 Comm. = O'Dav. 1512 where translated `nobles swear by defences.' acht imtongar .i. ... iar tabairt in luigi do, O'Curry 737 (< H 3.18, p. 353a ). imtongar andsin ó gradaib ecalsa for gradaib tuaithe .i. imdénam a sét for a memru, O'D. 1640 (< H 5.15, p. 18b ). imtosar .i. maine thosar is dire gaite fair, O'Curry 508 (< H 3.18, p. 258 ). subj. pres. s. 3 (or of imm-toich (?), q.v.) is ann sin ata forreth arra anarra acht imtó cach a dinnlimhe, Laws iii 152.24 Comm. (The passages refer to cases where a certain article has been pledged or promised and when the time of payment comes the promiser cannot hand over that article, and Plummer MS. notes translates `? let everyone plead his fraud (i.e. that he has been defrauded, i.e. anyone may bring an action for fraud'). Vn. imthach.