toisc(h)id

Cite this: eDIL s.v. toisc(h)id or dil.ie/41298

Forms: ta[i]sgid

n i,[f.] (cf. toisc). Also ta[i]sgid. ? Vn. of *to-ad- saig, *to-oss-saig, see Thurn. Gramm. § 53.

(a) need, necessary business : ar in ni is cetharda frisi ruidhmidhther side: elguin ocus toiscidh anfis ocus eitge (motives for a crime), Laws i 262.2 . ar dligid cach bean ara nascar la Feine a t.¤ , v 292.26 . creic neich doda·esaib do toisc[h]idib `was ihnen an notwendigen Dingen fehlt,' Studies in E. Ir. Law 19.7 . mad baitsech nach tuailing a t.¤ who cannot provide for herself, Laws iii 542.6 . ríi túaithe di[b] feraib deacc do lessaib túaithe; falloing tuath fadessin fria thaiscidi `for his private affairs,' Críth Gablach 599 . nesam toisgeda article necessary for existence: nesam toisgedha, nesam is toisgedha leis do gabhail re caithem fo cetoir gan a iarraid ar nech ele `das Nächste für Lebensunterhalt, ein Nächstes (Nötigstes), das zu erhalten zu seinem Lebensunterhalt gehört, ohne dass er einen andern darum angehen muss ,' Cóic Con. Fug. 33 § 34 . lan gille risin nesum toiscida `an article of necessity,' Laws iii 322.14 . Hence: toiscidi .i. caithem, ut est No ní do iasc ... ba maith do toiscidi i. do caithom, O'C. 81 ( H.3.18, 62b ).

(b) maintaining, sustenance, food: asnuisse tasgid ... ind áisso gráid, Wb 29a13 . mad ar lóg pridchasa .i. ar metiuth et mo thoschith, 10d23 . is hed roerbad fria toschid, 18 . is hed roerpad dom dom thoschid, 27 . no geibed Flidais ... di feraib Herend do bóthorud dia thoscid ocon Táin, LU 1632 . roerbad iarom bó find ... dia taiscid, Ir. Texts i 3.8 . ni íca fine a chinaid acht a t.¤ the `fine' are not responsible for his liabilities, but they maintain him, O'C. 2168 ( Eg. 88, fo. 5 ). toiscead cach aesdrecht cona chinn- taib, `the support of all pet animals,' Laws iv 120.20 .

See 2 taiscid.