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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
(3d pers. sing. pres.) of Ta, to take.
noun Tath
  1. Dung, or droppings of cattle.(Prov. Eng. & Scot)
  2. The luxuriant grass growing about the droppings of cattle in a pasture.(Prov. Eng. & Scot)

Etymology: Prov. E.; of Scand. origin; cf. Icel. ta� dung, ta�a the grass of a manured pasture, te�ja to manure. √58. Cf. Ted

verb Tath
To manure (land) by pasturing cattle on it, or causing them to lie upon it.

From Middle English tath, from Old Norse tað (“manure”), from Proto-Germanic *tadą (“manure”), from Proto-Indo-European *dāy- (“to divide, split, part, section”). Cognate with Icelandic tað (“manure, dung”), Swedish dialectal tad (“manure, dung”).

  1. (Britain dialectal, Scotland) The dung of livestock left on a field to serve as manure or fertiliser.
  2. (Britain dialectal, Scotland) A piece of ground dunged by livestock.
  3. (Britain dialectal, Scotland) Strong grass growing around the dung of kine.

From Middle English tathen, from Old Norse teðja (“to manure”), from Proto-Germanic *tadjaną (“to strew, scatter”), from Proto-Indo-European *dāy- (“to divide, split, part, section”). Cognate with Icelandic teðja (“to dung, manure”), Norwegian tedja (“to dung”), German zetten (“to let fall in small pieces, let crumble”).

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    Past life for Tath born Mar 9, 1930

    I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Eastern Australia approximately on 775. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, and astronomer.

    Psychologically, you were timid, constrained, and quiet. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange. It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson - to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.

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