toiseach


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toiseach

(ˈtɒʃəx; ˈtɔʃəx)
n
an ancient Celtic nobleman
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An toiseach bha raon aca muigh air cul an t-sheda - puist le freuma fiodh agus lion sgadan air a' sgaoileadh air airson deanamh cinnteach gun deadh an cuimhgealachadh ann am pios beag timichioll air a' bhathach fhein.
Tha an interconnecter a dh'fhuasgaileas na h-Eileanan an Iar agus an Cuan Siar fhathast ri thighinn, sin corr is coig bliadhna deug on a chaidh bruidhinn air an toiseach.
ANGER A&E nurse Derek Cromwell challenged Toiseach
He's unexposed and three winners of this race, Damers Cavalry, Father Sky and The Toiseach, were first or second in that race.
So far I have received replies from the US Embassy, the Toiseach of Eire, the New Zealand PM Helen Clark, two British MP's and the leaders of the two main Christian Churches in the UK.
Northern-based jockey Russ Garritty has been booked to ride The Toiseach in the race.
FIRM ground had trainers running scared at Newbury yesterday as 30 horses were withdrawn, but dour chaser The Toiseach was only too happy to have a crack.
The Toiseach - pulled up when joint second favourite for the Hennessy last November - bounced back when beating the only other finisher Menesonic by three and a half lengths in the Doubleprint Chase.
James Fanshaw is looking to The Toiseach to confirm his well-being for the stable's first entry in the Gold Cup in Ascot's extended three miles handicap chase on Friday.
Bhiodh m'athair ag radha 'n uair a fhuair e'n toiseach e, nach gabhadh e smachdachadh.
Thainig e gu aire an toiseach aig fo-thaghadh Bermondsey anns na h-ochdadan, sabaid cho salach agus a tha eachdraidh air.
Phardante, sire of such top performers as The Toiseach, Truckers Tavern and Cheltenham Festival winners Hanakham and Urubande, was the first stallion to take up residence there.