túaithebair

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n (compd. of túae (q.v.) and temair, Meyer, ZCP vii 523 n. 3 . By native glossators taken as containing 1 túath, see the citations under temair) hill, eminence, raised ground: go ro lina grían glenta ┐ fanta ┐ tulcha ┐ tuaidi- brecha na hErend, TBC 5821 (tuatha teamhreacha, túath theamhracha, v.l.). tulcha ┐ tuadebracha in choicid, 5823 . uar tuaithebrachaib in talman, TTebe 2197 . [ar] tuagebair an talman, 4270 . cor lín grian tulcha ┐ tuaithebra Espaine, ML 160.21 . cu ro línsat na tolcha ┐ na tuaitheabhracha for gech taebh, Marco P. 61 . for tolchuibh ┐ tuaithebraibh na crich a cein ┐ a bhfoicsi, 90 .

As n. loc. (of a place near Tara): is and bāi Cond ... i Tūaithemair (sic leg.) ic urgnum Feisi na Temrach, ZCP viii 276.8 =a Tuath Ebhair, xx 162.22 . do lomradh a caerach for faithchi Tuaíth Ebrach, 163.26 . Tibraidi Tūaithebrach mac Cleitig, viii 274.10 = Tibraide Tuaith Ebrach mac Cleitigh, xx 165.17 . Cf. bamar ... | i tuaith Tem[rach] tess Boind, CRR 56.12 . fa tuaitheamra (sic leg.) na Temhrach, Duan. Finn i 56.11 .