tórann

Cite this: eDIL s.v. tórann or dil.ie/41430

Forms: tóirand, torund, tóraind, tóranda, tára(i)nn, torainn, thoraind, tórann, tárann, teóra, teóranna

n o, n. vn. of do-foirndea. n s. a tóirand , RC xii 157.4 . d s. hon torund , Ml. 55a9 . g s. ind tóraind , Sg. 3b18 . n p. inna tóranda , Sg. 4a1 . Later (a) tóra(i)nn, tára(i)nn, f. : n s. torainn, CCath. 2998 . d s. do thoraind , PH 5105 . tórann tárann (f.), IGT Decl. § 12 (p. 61.14) ; (b) teóra n, f. n s. teóra, Proverbs xv 25 . n p. teóranna, Desid. 1913 . See Bergin, Ériu vii 27 - 9 .

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(a) act of marking out, delimiting: contísed Patricc do thoorund a luic, Thes. ii 242.6 . is amlaid toirimther toraind in lis don mnái, Corm. Y 502 . a torind do flaith, Laws v 498.11 . dofóruinn impi toraind na ratha, ACL iii 326.24 . robādar seasca aigi n-allaig ac tōraind inaid dō, ZCP xiii 26.7 . dorónsat na clerig tóraind chilli, RC xxiii 414 § 27 . ra comled leis almu i n-aill | don dún ule ar n-a th.¤ , Metr. Dinds. ii 72.16 . la Patric Macha a mór raind | toraind nar tacha tirim, iv 340.4 (C.C.). is and boi Molling ac tóraind inaid mullind i Fornocht, RC xiii 112.15 . dorad tóruinn dia bachaill etarra ... ┐ ni lamad nechtar dhe techt do shaiged araili tar in toruinn-sin, Lism. L. 1964 . torainn in mor longcphuirt ` outlines ,' CCath. 2998 . midben .i. lethben nó lethuagh fobīth in toraind bis iter indalae ben de, O'Mulc. 823.

(b) share, division: toirne .i. cuit, ut est madh rodhmat flaithi inna aile is ina toirne tiagait .i. is ina cuit teit .i. ina trian, O'Dav. 1497 = Laws ii 308.18 Comm. ag roinn toruind furri, Anecd. ii 65.z . cin torrann eitir, O'Curry 876 ( H 3.18, 393a ). datat ocht fothoirnde fair ` subordinate parts ,' Auraic. 1897 . idhedh is he a fidh is moaum toraind dona v primfedhaiph, 2796 . a meut (.i. a toirne), 3889 .

(c) boundary, limit: tár Súir, tóraind Mumon ┐ Laigen, Expugn. Hib. 14 . fal torainde do flaith iar n-elod, Laws v 506.10 . rannfa meise ós mé do fhidir | aithne a dtórann, DDána 111.8 . maraidh a ttoitt (.i. ina iomlaine) a ttorainn, Leb. Gab.(i) i 128.5 = marid tóit a tóraind, LL 7b1 . ro s[h]idhaigh an tōraind sin Ēre uile, ML² 985 . Eisgir Riadha do theorainn eadorra, Keat. i 108.49 . do bhádar na cúigeadhaigh ag iarraidh teorann gacha cúigidh fá leith, ii 3327 . dorone arrgamint for da teóra a n-aghaidh Ercuil `argument about two limits,' Stair Erc. 1315 . atáid a miosúiri ┐ a dteóranna dísle féin ag na neithibh, Desid. 1913 . athnuadh luit is uilc gan teóra ` limitless ,' ITS iii 54.14 . tar t.¤ across the boundary: do lingsean tír tar a táraind | sinnser an trír álainn óig, IGT Decl. ex. 370 . atáid atuaidh tar táruinn, ex. 601 . tar tórainn cómhronna, ML 72.12 . ná tiostais Goill forra tar tórainn, AFM vi 1998.11 . ni dheacha[i]dh ceachtar díobh tar an tteoruinn sin, ZCP ii 550.23 .

(d) confines, territory: fada dhamh druim re hÉirinn | rom-sgar do thuinn re a tárainn, Measgra D. 45.2 . iar rochtain do R. i ttórann Tuadhmhumhan, AFM vi 2230.20 . lem ré ní fhaca mise | tāir theōrainn na tírese, Éigse ii 13.22 . ro turn ar teoruind na tiurmtalman, Stair Erc. 1559 . i cert-medón ind átha | ina thoraind tress-brátha `as a tourney-ground,' Metr. Dinds. iv 48.z . ? dofrith fá dhó a dhóithin do bhuac an chláir | do líon ó bhord tórann a cuach ar fán, Hackett xxi 26.

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(a) act of representing, denoting, signifying: is bes leusom torand ... delbae inna rig ` represent ,' Ml. 65c15 ; torand folaid ┐ inne `signification of substance and quality,' Sg. 26b12 . sainreth nannmae torand folaid cen chinniuth persine, 27a6 . torand hi frecndairc indib ┐ folud tairismech `a signification in the present ... and a constant meaning,' 150b2 . slond gnimo cen torant persine, 154a4 . do torand apriscie, Hib. Min. p. 18.455 . is do thóraind rúine, PH 4459 . do thoraind ┐ do thairchetul in t-slánicceda, 5105 . i fhigur-sin ┐ i toraind na hernaigthe-sea, 8015 . conid for sluind ┐ tóraind na cial sin ro hordaig in suiscel, LB 107a25 .

(b) sign, figure: dogní a tóirand-sa `tu fais ce signe-ci,' RC xii 157.4 . hon torund chaum `by the crooked sign,' Ml. 55a9 . isin torund i mbiat, 65c15 . inna tóranda gl. figurae, Sg. 4a1 . ind tóraind `of the figure,' 3b18 . o méit di flescaib bís hisin torunt, 3b19 . condib imdu de torand inna forgnúso, 198a4 .

? In chevílle: torainn ṅgle, SR 129 . toraind ṅgle, 2197 . torainn ndil, 1589 .

Compd. ¤aile boundary fence: tor-aile, torund-aile, Laws v 270.15 .