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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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.

Etymologies

From Old Irish túath, from Proto-Indo-European *teutā ( > Old English þēod). (Wiktionary)

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