taidbred

Cite this: eDIL s.v. taidbred or dil.ie/39541

Forms: tai(dh)bhreamh

n u, m. In Mod. Ir. also occas. tai(dh)bhreamh. Vn. of do-aidbir.

(a) showing, demonstrating, manifesting: taibhreadh .i. taisbénadh, O'Cl. dolui[d] Cu Chulaind do acallaim Emeri ┐ do th.¤ a chrotha di, LU 10193 . tre cen t.¤ in toraid `because I did not show the fruit,' Metr. Dinds. iii 62.103 . a taitnem ocus a taidhbredh (of a sword), CCath. 5256 . ni tucsat taibhredh na forgoll maith show of feeling (?), 1326 , v.l. diadha an taidhbhreamh, Aithd. D. 75.22 . co ttaidbhredh seirce ina dreich an amiable expression, Hugh Roe 326.25 . Hence revelation, vision, dream: Leabhar na dTaidhbhreadh the Apocalypse, TSh. 4856.

(b) looking at, gazing at, surveying, inspecting: taibread .i. sillead, Lec. Gl. 405 . Stowe Gl. 143 . d'ḟegad chrotha ┐ delba Conculaind ┐ do thaidbriud fair, TBC-LL¹ 1802 . rapad aibind taidbriud an robaí di muir ┐ tír and, TTr. 1147 . cor'ba lór d'áibhnes a thaidh[bred] in tan sin, CCath. 1726 . do dhéchsain na fledhi ... ocus dia thaidhbhriudh, MR 24.9 . Reconnoitring: dothaēt Cūculaind ... do thai[d]briud int slóig, TBC-I¹ 2018 ( LU 6535 ). do thaidbriud ┐ déicsin ind [ḟ]iallaig anachnid, TTr. 272 . adbar a thoichill, do th.¤ bar tuarascbala-si ocus d'fisrugad bar n-innill, MR 176.21 . cur bo feidm do Persaual taidhbred na lunga la meit an ainbtin ro eirigh look after, control (?), D IV 2, 75a10 .