tarrúd

Cite this: eDIL s.v. tarrúd or dil.ie/40152

Forms: tarrúidh

n (—ú— frequently marked long, but not fixed by rhyme, cf. tarradh, RC xv 434 § 43 . Lec. 276b6 .) sg. tarrúidh, Leb. Gab.(i) 118.26 .

Hauling, dragging, carting, especially earth (úir): tarrúdh .i. tarlódh, no tarraing, O'Cl. t.¤ úire ar airib | for leccaib `hauling of clay over slabs of stone to make ploughlands,' Metr. Dinds. iv 232.33 . tarthúd úire for fénaib hauling earth in waggons, iii 194.7 . tardúth uíre for sleibe garba combtar maige fo scothaib, LL 6b18 . daimh fri har ┐ tarrudh, BNnÉ 297.3 . uair as i mbolccaibh tarrúidh na húire tangatar tar ler (the Fir Bolg), Leb. Gab.(i) 118.26 . Of other materials: a narbhanna dullmhughadh go ro cuirsiot é ... a menbholccaib dia tt.¤ ┐ imfhedhain for eachaibh, AFM vi 2214.5 . fri himfedain (.i. tarrud) cruithnechta, O'Mulc. 856 . oc t.¤ éisc na n-inber `as he hauled the fish out of the inlets,' Metr. Dinds. iv 178.24 . ac tarrod usci dar lamaib rig Laigen, Lec. 213c14 =ag tabairt ` pouring ,' Cóir Anm. 59.