tummud

Cite this: eDIL s.v. tummud or dil.ie/42468

Forms: tuma, toma

n u, later also o,m. vn. of tummaid. tuma (toma, lochdach), IGT Decl. § 3 (44.10) . Verbs § 67 .

(a) act of dipping, immersing: cesu threde in t.¤ baptism , Wb 21d13 . tri tuimthea gléso in letraim `three dippings of the instru- ment to the page,' Ardm. 78a2 marg. inf. ( Thes. i 495.5 .). boimm do'n bairgin ... iar n-a tumad i fhín, PH 5141 . amal cnaim ... elifainti iarna tumma[d] i corcur, CCath. 4990 . tumadh a n-aghain oruin-ne | marthain is nách mairidh-si `submersion in an abysm,' Misc. Celt. Soc. 332.23 . ná tug cin orra fan im | san fhid da toma tirim (lochdach), IGT Decl. ex. 171 . ní fedha nach fuair a tuma | slegha sluaig Cunga san chath, IGT Verbs ex. 594 . biódh bhur gcomhrádh ... amhail do bhiádh se ar ná thumadh a salann, Coloss. iv 6 . Of the ordeal of boiling water: manab lam lestar te tuma, O'C. 2239 ( Eg. 88, fo. 17 (18)c ) =toma, O'C. 2237 ( Eg. 88, fo. 17 (18)b ). Of contact with touchwood or tinder: is gnath di sponc dadnad can acht a tuma ria Celtica ii 75 § 19 .

(b) Of dipping a candle: cainnel ... do t.¤ ... a mul imme, Cáin Ad. 2 . tumud na cainnell a geir, Laws ii 252.2 . is hī an chaindel gan tumadh (of hypocritical psalm-singing), ZCP ix 172 § 7.

Note also: lite doib uile; acht ni cosmuil tuma[d] tet indte ` flavouring ,' Laws ii 148.20 Comm.