toirrches

Cite this: eDIL s.v. toirrches or dil.ie/41275

n o, m. (torrach). Also u, m.

(a) pregnancy: is ed tra roucsi don torrchius sain úan, LU 4247 . toirches spiritalda ... t.¤ collaide, Rawl. B 512, fo. 145b . cruaid lé ┐ tiamda a torrches, LL 49a33 . ┐ si thorrach for a cét-torrches, 354d12 . m'atbela in ben don toirches, Laws i 180.17 Comm. cidh galar cidh do thoirr- chius, iii 540.6 Comm. do iaraid toirc[h]esa do thecmāil duit, ZCP vii 308.8 . .15. lá o lá ghabhála in toirrchis, xviii 278.17 . re fedh aimsiri an toirrchis, 9 . an toirrcheas tarla gan oil, Dán Dé xxix 11 . toirrcheas do bhí ag Muire mhóir | 'na hóigh roimhe dhí is 'na dhiaidh, 12 . 'na thoirr- cheas tánaig dar gcobhair | id chorp séaghainn saor na gclann, x 23 . an toirrcheas folaigh (sic leg.) fuair tusa, 24 . Cf. A. Ó Dálaigh li 14. trí dhalta Mhuire móire | toircheas bronn na banóighe, DDána 10.11 . créad rombeir re mnaoi dod mheas ? | gan geir a-taoi, gan toirrcheas, Dánta Gr.² 97.24 . tuccad toirrchius don duini | roba toirrchius turt- airi, Arch. iii 238 § 3 . atá an tuirrsisi fam thuinn | mar thoirrcheas n-elephant aguinn | re deich mbliadhnuibh Studies 1918, 453 § 16 . is é doroine in toirrcis sin fria `he caused this pregnancy,' RC vi 175.51 . do chuir co cumhachtach toirrces in spirada naim ad chluais deis, ÉC i 83.18 . go ttarla t.¤ don mbanrigain, Fl. Earls 222.24 . a bheith air a coimeud gan a toirrcheas do chailleadh tré na coir féin to miscarry , Donl. 348.19 .

(b) offspring, child, children: co rucadh a t.¤ , Lism. L. 3007 . do thuismed a toirchiusa, Dinds. 135 ( RC xvi 142.16 ). a n-aimsir tuismidhthi a toirrcesa, St. Ercuil 74 . is ann sin dorug A. a toirrces .i. dias mac, 94 . gealluis ... teacht le na torrches chuige, L.Cl.Suibhne 6.9 . Metaphorically: in talamh tug a t.¤ , O'Gr. Cat. 484.18. drūis oirc[h]es and | toirrc[h]es isa crand cuireasun, Arch. iii 235 § 23 . toirrcheas seastain so (name of metre), IT iii 102.30 .

(c) mental burden, brooding: atá toirrcheas d'fheirg fholaigh | agam risna hasbolaibh, Dán Dé xiii 8 . torchis fynnil agus feil | ga innynryt na enteine (= toirrcheas fionghaile agus fill | gá ionghaire na inntinn), Quiggin, Poems from the Book of the Dean of Lismore, 69.z . ag fógra a thoirchis fis dó, Content. xvi 90 . as í an ḟoilcheas eisinnill | a Rí an t.¤ taisighim, IGT Decl. ex. 1047 . toirr- cheas na heirce is í soin, Dánta Gr.² 69.23 . ar ceal níor chóir a bhfoilcheas | toircheas bhfear n-óil na gaoise, ITS xviii 4.8 (O'Bruadair). oidheadh Eoghain i n-Áth Cliath | tug toirchios och is uchtliach, 50.10 . don smuaineadh nó don toirrcheas anas asttigh ag duine `el concepto,' Desi- derius 5078 .

? To this: eochair sainte soirthuis | eochair thoirchius techta, ZCP vi 270 § 3.