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- n. A tribe or group of people in Ireland, having a loose voluntary system of governance entered into through contracts by all members.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An Irish territorial division, or an association of persons. See the quotation.
From Old Irish túath, from Proto-Indo-European *teutā ( > Old English þēod). (Wiktionary)