té, te

Cite this: eDIL s.v. té, te or dil.ie/40249

Forms: te, tee, -thétib, teó

adj nt te, Thes. ii 339.37 . tee, 231.23 (see ZCP x 327 , xi 13 ). Final vowel originally long: tē: nglē Met. Dinds. ii 26.3 . thé: mhé O’Hara 148 § 13 . See Ériu liii 137. té: mé, Dán Dé ii 3 . d p. -thétib, Fél. Prol. 40 . teeib IT ii.2 75.2 . ? pl. also teó: co cāirib teō, Aisl. MC 127.16 . iona caorthaibh teó, ZCP v 205.24 (Midn. Court, see Gloss.).

warm, hot.

(a) cen tech t.¤ , SR 1555 . ro loiscthea ... | for lúachthétib lannaib ` on white-hot gridirons,' Fél. Prol. 40 . is roúar is roth.¤ (of Hell), LU 2453 . iomrámh teíth tréan tapaidh, CF Eg. 12 . lá t.¤ , Arch. iii 310 vii § 1 . suil bhías an ghrían t.¤ , 1 Sam. xi 9.

(b) Of liquids: feruor .i. lind tee, Thes. ii 231.23 . in tan do-s-biad si t.¤ (of a pool of blood), PH 382 . na gcorm dt.¤ `hot ales,' TD 29.34 . lemlacht .i. lacht tēith .i. lem cach tēith, Corm. Y 802.

(c) Of places warm, comfortable, sheltered: im threbthus t.¤ , Met. Dinds. ii 26.3 . san tulaig th.¤ , iii 58.55 . it tír th.¤ , 180.163 . ria cath Maige Tuired t.¤ , iv 182 Lusmag 3 (many examples in Met. Dinds. ascribed by Ed. to *the yonder , q.v. in Gloss.). san pharthas t.¤ thalmhoidhe, TD 13.7 . Éire na gcuan gciomhaiste, DDána 107.2 . ós an tráigh th.¤ ` fruitful ' (Gloss.), 66.4 . a crich Muman na mur t.¤ , ZCP ii 346.33 . magh Uisnigh abhainnte ` soft-watered ,' Aithd. D. 16.45 .

(d) Of persons: don drong ... shuilbhirthe, TD 42.4 . an treabh th.¤ `the spirited tribe,' Keat. iii 2017 . dhá ghnúis shuaithnidh shoiléirthe, Studies 1921, 419 § 16 .

(e) Of feelings, emotions etc. warm, fervent: fuar ... a daltacht t.¤ | dArt Chliach, Gleanings 29 § 5 . an pháirt 'n-a pháirt t.¤ , DDána 90.24 . an tan bhíos an croidhe t.¤ ó fhiuchadh an uisge se (i.e. tears of repentance), TSh. 8784 . nách fuil tú fuār na té, Rev. iii 15 . Cf. doimhne a chneadh do badh cás t.¤ , Aithd. D. 78.24 . rí na ndúl acht gér thaom té | is dúnn do aomh an ibhe, Dán Dé v 45.

(f) Of fights, weapons fierce, keen: tachar t.¤ , DDána 34.32 . gníomh té ` bold ' (Gloss.), 101.7 . mór ... d'iomghoin t.¤ , Aithd. D. 6.41 . shíl chrannghailte Chuirc ` thirsty-speared ,' TD 23.21 . imirt arm bhfaobhairthe, DDána 67.5 . Mac Duibhe Easa an airm th.¤ `he of the doughty weapon,' Ériu v 64.169 .

Compar. teo(u) : cid as teoo tenid ? ZCP xiii 270.16 . teou indat morthenti, IT i 190.30 . budh téo fo shecht teine bratha inass, RC xxviii 314.17 . nír theo lá ná Maol Midhe no day's fighting was fiercer than that at M.M., Aithd. D. 40.43 . roi-the agus budh teo ná te, DDána 29.13 . With de: ni ba teoidi he fein di, CF 705 . ce curthir a tinid ni teoaidi riam, YBL 83b11 . cia beitis a teine, ní tédaiti iat hí (? leg. teoaiti), RC xxiv 375.1 . Superl.: na fern urbadb fheda | in crann as teo i ngliaid, SG 245.34 . mar chrécht ttrom as teó dochar, Gleanings 15 § 5 . bolgam do chongbáil isin bhél mar as teo feadfus a fulang as hot as it can be borne, 23 K 42, 387.10 . an tí is teó ghrádhuigheas, TSh. 10331.

Various: co n-érbailt co téitn iar tain `she died after- ward an easy death,' Met. Dinds. iv 228.23 . tola marbeísc tuile th.¤ | fri ré Garreísc, LL 168a14 . slat geilmhidhe o toir nír th.¤ , 394.36 .

Compds. ¤riagail: ó chét- blíadain Iúil ros-gab | co tétríagail tres-Leóman `bis zur heissen(?) Regelung,' ZCP x 270.16 .