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1 tendaid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 tendaid or dil.ie/40492

Forms: tendad

v ā (Lat. tendo, or a Celtic formation from *ten-, LEIA T-49 , Ériu xxxvi 181 )

(a) presses, strains, squeezes, tightens, fastens. Usually trans.: tennait a n-ette fria curpu, LU 2281 (FA). tendsat araid Ulad a ṅglomraigi i mbelbaigib a n-echrad, MU 16.7 . céd bó do theand buaili ac brúghaidh which filled tightly, Leb. Cert. 46.1 . rotennsat a traighthi re tulpartaib an talman `they pressed their feet against the clods of the earth,' CCath. 5553 . do teannadh le digh ndrúchta | idh lúptha um cengal céchta, IGT Decl. ex. 959 . teann fúithe ... creasa crábhaidh is creidimh (the body likened to a steed), Studies 1933, 407 § 12 . nach rabha marcach nar tenn a sháil re haisgail eich, Rel. Celt. ii 190.38 . do theann ris é idir a dhá láimh ... ┐ do phóg é, Gen. xxxiii 4 . Intrans. rath tendsatar a shuili ría cend anechtair bulged out of his head, TTr. 1517 . in tan no beredh gaoi no teannadh ima braghuit (the Id Morainn), Laws i 24.26 Comm. mar theannas an crios ré leasrach duine ` cleaves ,' Jeremiah xiii 11.

(b) Mil. etc. presses after, harries: F. ... rostenn cen nach n-amarc `harried them,' Metr. Dinds. iv 74.87 . Loingsech ... | ro tenna[d] co trocha thli | la Cellach was hard pressed, LL 133a6 . ro thend cricha (sic leg.) trí choemnert, MacCarthy 202 § 4 . Intrans.: tennaid a marcsluagh `pressed on,' CCath. 2404 . fonn ... ar nar thenn tóir `on which no rout pressed,' Rel. Celt. ii 268.15 . teannaidh as an tír i le | ná bídh i mbeannaibh Béirre, DDána 74.66 . do thenn an tinneas ris he grew worse, Mac Aingil 105.15 . tennadur fan mbadhbhdhūn ┐ briseadur an comhlaoi iaruinn, Cín Lae Ó Meall. 38.12 . Cf. 42.1 .

(c) urges, encourages, constrains, forces (to an action): tennatt corp fri crābud nglan let them constrain their bodies to pure piety, BColm. 100.1 . ro-thend o thestemnaib na scribtúire conid fír mac Dé Ísu, PH 2179 . gell Erenn fo triath tennait, O'Dav. 1479. in comairle is ferr fiad Dia | dam nos-tenda may He inculcate in me, ZCP v 497 § 12 . ro tennsat tuatha Egept imon airdrig ... cís ┐ canacus ua tresi ... ina gach cis, BB 239a39 . tennaidh in chomairle ┐ nertaidh in cath, Lism. L. 3103 . rotennait ... aiccentae saerclann, CCath. 3884 . do tendsad orm na tachair `they forced entanglements on me,' Duan. F. i 4 § 12 . teannfad ort na maidedha ceudna go cruaidh I will attack you with the same cudgels (=arguments), Luc. Fid. 368.19 .

(d) Various: co racrithnaigsetar na catha risna tolcgaib tréna rathendsatar na trenfhir `the mighty dints (?) which the mighty men inflicted,' TTr. 1725 . do macne mín muindterach | ar t-úib t'īarmūib tendmaid-ne, BColm. 98.18 . teannfuidh a náimhde re chéile `join his enemies,' Isaiah ix 11 . ? da tennaith do thigerna | eang nuaidi mín don mall muir, Hy Fiach. 294.14 . ? Cf. Tadg ó Ceallaig cara dam, | teandaig mo mana 's mo modh, ZCP viii 228 § 16.

Vn. tendad.