2 taise

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Forms: taiseadh, taisedh, taise

n perh. same wd. as prec. Generally in pl. (taisi-b). g p. taiseadh, IGT Introd. 32.17 (pl. only). taisedh, BNnÉ 266.15 . IGT Decl. § 180 (pl. only). But an taise, A. Ó Dálaigh l 33 .

(a) dead body, corpse, remains : sithlach .i. corp nó taisi, O'Mulc. 855 . ní tharda lí tassi form `may it not put the colour of a corpse on me,' Thes. ii 352.18 (see taisligid). ní lobfat a thaissi, Fél. Ep. 220 . onáir do thaissib mo chuirp, PH 1422 . ní cheil féar t.¤ nach tig | i mbéal gach claise, DDána 29.21 . mo ghlór mar thugas threis nguil | ac techt os taisib Donnchaidh, IGT Decl. ex. 1071 . ceithre sáorthaisi ... | a mbeól h'aonchlaisi a énúagh (lochdach), ex. 2075 . sí nó a t.¤ `even her ashes,' Aithd. D. 14.17 . fuair sí taisi míl mhóir ar in traigh, Oss. v 96.z . na d-taisendaibh (of fish washed ashore), MR 102.5 .

(b) relics (of a saint) : reilgi .i. taisi, Trip. lii 35 . fo bith taisi na naem indti (of a church), Laws v 124.25 Comm. arna tucaiter do reilci ┐ do thaissi as, Lat. Lives 19.8 . fūaslucud an talman for a taisib `to open the ground on his relics' (i.e. in order to honour them), BColm. 96.7 . t.¤ na marbh ... dá losgadh, TSh. 464.

(c) remnant, remains, ruins : beg taisi na Tuaithe, Leb. Gab.(i) 176.16 `klein sind die Reste des Stamms,' ZCP xiii 364 k . ar thaisibh na dtreabh so ... ná hagair a gcartha, Ó Bruad. iii 22.11 . an té thug thú in bhar dtaisibh (a building), Measgra D. 56.101 . a sgéith thall ge taoi ad thaisibh, 23 H 8, 44a1 (cited TD ii 332 ). ? ar taisibh na tolchai-sin, DDána 74.70 .

(d) manes, spirit, ghost : is beo a th.¤ `his spirit lives yet,' ITS iii 66.88 . a chúl [ria] tug an t.¤ | na [Dhia] ar fhud na heaglaise (of a stone image come to life), A. Ó Dálaigh l 33.

Cf. also : gné no tais an aráin `the forms or outward appearances of the bread,' Donlevy 244.y .