tuath


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tuath

(ˈtuːə)
n
(in Irish history) the territory of an ancient Irish tribe
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Chuir mi aon dha na craobhan darach mu dheich slat sios bho'n an te sin, agus chuir mi'n t'eile mach bho cheann a tuath a chrub.
Brat ciartha air mo shuil, air chor 's nach fhaic mi bhuam do chaochladh, eilein chiar, is m' iargain ort cho buan [...] Beinn Phabail an seo ri m' thaobh, is Hol 'na chruban gu tuath ach chaidh mise bhuap' air taod cho fada 's a theid gaol bho fhuath.
Live music from the likes of The Barbiturates, The Gatefolds, Invaderband, Tuath and Foreign Owl to name but a few will ensure a night to remember.
B8073, Ferry Tuath Eas short, Mull is a visual feast of natural beauty and tranquillity.
A popular attraction is Eas Fors Waterfall, one of the most spectacular waterfalls on the island, situated just off the B8073, a couple of miles north of Ulva Ferry with captivating views across Loch Tuath to the island of Ulva.
A popular attraction we had also heard about was Eas Fors Waterfall, one of the most spectacular waterfalls on the island, situated just off the B8073, a couple of miles north of Ulva Ferry with captivating views across Loch Tuath to the island of Ulva.
(54) The Irish status text Crith Gablach asks 'king [Ri], why is he so called?' and answers that he 'exerts [riges] the power of correction over the members of his tiath (the tuath remains untranslated as it is more closely related to the Latin gentes, than 'tribe').
The third and final essay I have selected was published in a collection of O Tuama's essays: Cuirt, Tuath agus Bruachbhaile (1991) and elsewhere.
(42) Sean O Tuama, 'An Domhan a Chruthaigh Titley', Cuirt, Tuath agus Bruachbhaile: Aisti agus Dreachtai Liteartha (Dublin: An Clochomhar, [n.d.]), p.
TG4's An Tuath Nua programme has joined forces with the UFO experts to uncover the real truth behind Boyle.