tart

Cite this: eDIL s.v. tart or dil.ie/40163

Forms: tarta, tarta, tairt

n u, m. g s. tarta. a p. tarta, Met. Dinds. iii 30.55 . IGT Decl. § 95 . As o, m. g s. tairt, Donl. 134.26 .

(a) dryness, drought: dia mbai t.¤ forsin talmain, SR 5304 . i Slán ... | nisgebed tart na lia (of a fountain), Trip. 408.1 = Thes. ii 315.4 . tartaile (sic leg.) .i. donither isin t.¤, ┐ tuitid isin fliuch `drought-fence, i.e. a fence which is raised in the drought, and which falls in the wet', Laws v 270.15 , 27 (text and Comm.). Fothairt, nach taidli t.¤ , Met. Dinds. iii 16.y . sirsruth soola ... na traigend ri t.¤ na re teasbach, TTebe 1782 . nocho bí tuli cen t.¤ , Ériu ix 47 § 21 . t.¤ Bealltuine, IGT Decl. ex. 978 . bliadain tarta móir, Lism. L. 2375 . delg co n-acais ina chois, co nderna t.¤ ar feith inti so that it shrivelled up the sinews (?), BColm. 42.19 .

(b) thirst: teilc bruth is t.¤ doit, Thes. ii 258.12 . mórth.¤ ítad, LU 7923 . do fanic roíttu co n-ecmaing t.¤ braget dó, LL 160a21 . t.¤ n-íta, Acall. 2806 n. iomad tarta is teach lom, DDána 46.37 . gibé ara mbí ocaras, | s t.¤ cosnamha na córa those who hunger and thirst after righteousness, O'Hussey T.C. 227.17. teasbach tarta, TSh. 6254 . ag cur meisge a gcionn an tarta, Deut. xxix 19 . ? bíaid t.¤ eisc sund indiu ... is de atá Áth Darteisc, LU 6194 =tarteiṡc ... Tarteisc, TBC² 1711.