toicthech

Cite this: eDIL s.v. toicthech or dil.ie/41202
Last Revised: 2019

Forms: taicthech, toicceach

adj o, ā (tocad, toicthiu). Also taicthech, toicceach. prosperous, wealthy: dorecadhsan an t-iasc tar cenn innmhuis doḟulachta, corbo toictech é, ACL iii 321.y . cintar taicthig a trebthai | imtar indai an-ilchethrai, SR 4661 . fuarammar mor thír mainbthech | toichthech trebthach il-tairthech, 4702 . sochraid in sluag, t.¤ in tuath, Immrama 73 § 187 . in triar t.¤ trennertmur, Stair Erc. 1393 . triath t.¤ tromthalmach, ZCP vi 26.18 . dó as córa an chaithir thaictheach | in naithir chródha chocthach, IGT Decl. ex. 828 . taoiseach tromthoiceach, PCT 197.

As subst. rich man: uathadh toiceach téid ar neamh 'few rich men go to heaven', Giolla Brighde 240 § 16 .​ gur shaoil an toicceach nach raibhe baoghal air féin, TSh. 541 . san oraoid do sgríobh gus na toictheachaibh, 7107 . na toicthigh nach fóireann riachtanas na mbocht, 7155 . beannacht na láimhe clí dona toicceachaibh, 9914 .

? To this: toicteg saide co n-ataithe tene ina anmaim i taiti samraid dogres, O'Mulc. 149.