teipe

Cite this: eDIL s.v. teipe or dil.ie/40417

Forms: teibeadh, -idh, -the

n io, n. vn. of do-eipen. f., IGT Decl. § 3 (44.7) . Also teibeadh m. g s. -idh and -the, § 107 .

(a) act of cutting: `tebeadh' ainm do bhuain bhunaidh, Met. Gl. 26 § 26 . tebe .i. buain, Lec. Gl. 7 , Stowe Gl. 125 . iar tepe Eua as a thoeb ... iar tepe na noem eclaisi as a thoeb (of Adam and Christ), PH 3427 . in ní ata i n-adbul teipi na huire `the great cutting of the churchyard,' Laws i 202.26 Comm. (gloss- ing im diubu n-uire). ni fil iarn lib fria thepi ┐ fria dluige (of ploughing the earth), Alex. 969.

(b) cutting out, extracting (of the fashioning of Gaelic out of the other languages): conaitchitar ... gu Fenius berla ... do thebiu doibh asna hilberlaib, Auraic. 196 . don tebi rotebed isin Gaedilg (`to the selection that was selected in Gaelic'), 2 . Of the compiling of a book: a thotlugud do scoil mhoir co Fenius ... a thepe doibh inna nUraicept (`that it should be selected for them as their primer'), 1108 = a th.¤ doib in uraicepta, Lec. 158a13 . Of the analysis of a word: a chet-dichneadh dno .i. epi augdair .i. tepe in focul fadesin, Auraic. 391 . Cf. forsin aibgitir .i. forsin tebe auctair nó forsin tebe ic duar .i. ic focol nó forsin tebe ic tur nó onní as apigtorium (possible etymologies of word aibgiter), Lec. 152d22 . Note also: `teibedh' ainm gach tinsceduil, Met. Gl. 18 § 54 (teasccadh, tasgar v.ll.). teibeadh re tus tindscedail ... inand son ┐ ced smuainiud cindti cacha caingni re turgbail cacha tinsgedail, do reir mar do smuain in fir-Dhia ... na seacht sair-nime, MR 90.2 , 94.1 .

(c) pulling, wrenching : teibeadh .i. buain, no tarraing, O'Cl. dobretha Fergus tepe forsin ṅgabail, TBC 772 , cf. TBC² 325 . tug tepedh ┐ tren-tarrang ar an sleigh, MR 286.8 . tug teibeadh ┐ tréan-tarraing uirthe (viz. a bell- rope), Content. xxvii 4 n.

(d) In religious syll. verse cutting off from, rejection, refusal (of heaven to a sinner) : tug an brugh thuas do theibe | ar gcruas dá chur i mbuige has caused heaven to be cut off from me, PBocht 12.7 . ód fhleidh ní tráth dar dtei- beadh, DDána 48.20 . ? do ghabh sé tráth rer teibe | as é as fhath dá fhoighide, IGT Decl. ex. 160 . Note also : mian síothchána acht sinn dá teibe (sic leg.) | atá ar do Mhac `They Son desires peace, we decline it,' Dán Dé xix 23 . Also : minna trí nerlom do bheith ann, ┐ gan tibedh mionn eile da tecmadh ann iad not to reject (?), H.3.17 col. 445 ( O'D. 582 ). cen a tibe ní da fuigbea log a cruid, E iii 5², 26a ( O'D. 1376 ).

(e) Various : creach ceall cá tarbha a teibe | ceann Banbha nír buaineide `raiding of churches [I say] what profit to abstain from ?,' O'Gr. Cat. 334.20. nár theibe doibh go lá an bhais `they would not flinch,' Oss. iv 104.x . do bhen G. ... teibedh na teccmála as na h-Iarladhaibh `gained the onset of the battle,' FM v 1572.7 .