2 tend

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n o IGT Decl. § 63.

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(a) strength, severity, force: ní t.¤ forngari dlegar dosom forsuidiiu `he should not lay upon such persons strict injunctions,' Mon. Tall. 160.20 . ni geba tuaignim ri tenn thou wilt not win vaulted Heaven for all thy effort (?), Bruchst. i 30 § 67 . Cf. DDána 37.40 . bai dias dib co n-ilar t.¤ | rogabsad rigi nEreand, BB 42b22 . mairg Troianu ara tairsitis t.¤ , Aen. 189 . o na tarraidh Aenias t.¤ for Tuirnn `did not get home an attack on,' 3077 . doberat t.¤ comraic do A., TTr.² 509 . cusan tenn ┐ cusan tairisi ... ro bui ic P. `strength,' CCath. 5770 . meabhaidh maidhm forra gusan tenn ┐ gusan tairisiomh baoi leo in spite of their strength, Hugh Roe 156.27 .

(b) hardship, stress, difficulty; battle (?): cingid dar firu in cach tind (? battle), LU 3830 . ni thabair a thraigid fri t.¤ | na dingaib dfheraib h-Erend, TBC-LL¹ 1637 . in trath fa t.¤ nir bo thim `when there was battle he was not feeble,' Ériu v 244.206 . fúar mór t.¤ sech cech n-erlam, Sitzungsb. Pr. Akad. 1912 xxv 439 § 3 . trēn ra cach tenn in triar, Rawl. 138a10 . toirbheartus do thuair teann `a gift that boded hardship,' Studies 1921, 258 § 6 . mairg ..., tárla idir an dá theann sin (i.e. wind and sea), ML 48.5 .

(c) warrior: t.¤ .i. laech, LU 457 . a thind ┐ a threnfhir, TTr. 827 . a t.¤ ┐ a trenfer .i. Hectoir, 2088 .

(d) In phrases. i t.¤ fri pressed against: ba he dichracht in teichid commitis i teand re grian ... in t[sh]rotha aca falach `pressing against the gravel,' TTebe 3514 . Cf. co torchair ┐ t.¤ a droma re lar `with the breadth of his back on the ground,' 3143 . ōs do chind cen chleith robói i tind fri cloich `she was in travail against a stone,' PRIA iii 3rd. ser. 546 § 6 (1893-6) . le t.¤ by dint of: le teann doilbhthe draoigheachta, GJ iii 122a42 . t.¤ fri (i) t.¤ force against force, conflict, a match for: ait a tarad t.¤ ri tenn `where force was brought against force,' Ériu v 246.242 . ní cluchi mad tind ri tuind (? leg. tind), ix 48 § 24 . da tuca dún t.¤ fri t.¤ , CRR 54.16 . ris na ríoghaibh uaibh do b'fhearr | ódchí ar mbeith-ne teann re teann `that we can match your best kings,' Content. v 140 . nirb áil don rig ┐ don rigain cusa rancaibair tullem ecraiti frib a tind hi t.¤ , LU 8980 ( FB 73 ). mairg tochras fri clerchib cell, | mairg doni riu t.¤ i t.¤ , YBL 173a14 . an chalann chriadh teann i dteann | 's an t-anam riamh 'na dhá rann ` in opposition ,' Dán Dé xxiii 36 . mairg re mbiadh do theann i dteann `the man with whom thy power conflicts,' Aithd. D. 5.15 . ba (i.e. Brian) t.¤ iar t.¤ `he was valour after valour,' Cog. 100.24 .

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(a) power, authority: tugadh dhi teann an tíre power over, Aithd. D. 11.32 . fiche bliadhain ... | d'Fhiacha Fh. i dteann, Content. xxx 11 . bean lér toibhgheadh teann a fir, A. Ó Dálaigh iii 2. theacht i dteann `growth in power,' Studies 1939, 635 § 26 . ní bhiadh teann na nGall dár bhfógradh, ITS iii 182.8 (1st ed.). t.¤ ar power, authority over: teann na hóighe ar eidhre nDé, Aithd. D. 63.6 . ro sir se t.¤ ┐ tigernus ar Mac nDiarmata, Ann. Conn. 1315.7 . is maith an teann dam ar do Dhia | bheith ameasg a chliar `it is a good claim for me on thy God,' Oss. iv 60.9 . Criomhthann ... fuair teann | ar iaith Alban is Éireann `swayed the lands ...,' Keat. ii 5727 . gaibid t.¤ (ar, i) gains power, authority over, in (a country): orra do ghabh Tuathal teann, Content. v 102 . nír ghabh nert na tenn innti, AU ii 316.3 . loscthi mora do denam doib, ┐ nir gabsat do thenn is tir acht mad sin nama, Ann. Conn. 1276.2 . do gab tenn forra gan a indisin do neoch `he charged them to tell no one,' Celt. Rev. ii 302.y . nir gabatar tenn ar in turas sin `prevailed not,' Caithr. Thoirdh. 134.x .

(b) t.¤ as confidence, trust, pride in: ionnus nach cóir déanamh tinn | as roinn Eireamhóin d'Éirinn, Content. v 15 . déanamh teinn | ... a beathaidh Fhéidhlim, vi 247 . mó ar dteann as a thrócaire, PBocht 17.6 . nách cóir | teann as glóir dá méid, Dánta Gr. 79.4 . Cf. i gcriaidh ní cóir teann, DDána 8.7 . ? To this: ar anumhla téid mo th.¤ | ceann m'aradhna ná léig lim stubbornness, obstinacy (?), IGT Decl. ex. 311.

III Various: nocho chuirther i cend Ailig t.¤ acht Temair ` stronghold ,' Metr. Dinds. iv 114.85 . tabair tenna ┐ trebaire damsa guarantees and sureties (for a promise), LB 116a5 . is ed fa t.¤ ag T. `this was the intention T. had,' TTebe 1038 . ní ar slāinti chúaidh dóibh an feolmhach sin, 's gan tenn arāin aca when they had no bread to go with it (?), Cín Lae Ó Meall. 29.27 . cuir tenn fo bragaid an eich, ┐ ligedh cuisli cham bis a cois na sul 'put a support (? a tourniquet) around the horse’s neck ' Celtica ii 46 § 6 = [cuir] raod ecin go tenn fa brágit an eich, ┐ ligther cuisle cam bis a cois na sul, 34 § 6 .

? Here also: cedna toissech tricheim tenn | reia macaibh Miled mortenn `the first chief who lighted a blaze,' Bodl. Dinds. 22 . 's truagh nach léir damh a beanna | gidh gnáth a dteanna dearga ` fire, beacon ' (Gloss.), Keat. Poems 12 . Cf. tendál.