fabcún

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n o,m. (AN faukun, Risk 624 ).

I. A falcon: faucon .i. seabhac gnúis-aluinn, Ériu v 172.140 . da fhabcun ZCP vi 31.12 . da fáubhcun 29.17 .

II A kind of small cannon called falcon: ordanas dá ngoirthi fabhcúin ... conid de do len Bél Atha na ffabhcún don áth FM v 1408.9 . Ath na fadbcun AU iii 588.20 .

fábdud

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x fobdud.

fabra

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n (= abra, q.v.) m.

1 An eyelash , see abra.

2 A fringe: go ndéandáois fabhra a nimlibh a ndéaduigheadh, Num. xv 38 . ar fhabhradhuibh a nimil ib.

fácaibthi

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(verb. necess. of fo-ácaib) to be left: as fáguibthi dham thú IGT III § 85 .

fácbáil

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Forms: fácbál, fácbáil, fágbháil, fácbala, fagbala

(fácbál) n ā,f. (vn. of fo-ácaib) Not in Glosses; the n s. fácbál is not recorded. n s. fácbáil LU 8184 . fágbháil IGT III § 85 . g s. fácbala LU 3819 .

(a) leaving, quitting; abandoning (a place, thing or person): forócrad do Bricrind fácbáil in tigi LU 8184 ( FB 13 ). techid L. ... iar facbail a ech ┐ a gilli ┐ a armgascid LU 8529 ( FB 38 ). iar ḟácbail a chuirp i n-a adnocul LB 170a28 ( PH 3663 ). nocon ḟétaim ... fógnum da bar ṅdeeib ... ┐ mo Dia fén d'ḟácbail LB 182a39 ( PH 716 ). iar bhfacbail na ndithrub sin, Marco P. 21 . iar bhfacbáil na crichi sin do neoch dia eis when one has left that province 48 . ar tí a n-oighreachta d'ḟágbháil to forsake TD 13.27 . a thigherna fóir oruinn, a támáoid ar fágbháil `Lord save us, we perish' Matt. viii 25 = TSh. 2060 (cf. under e). With adj. as compl. leaving (in a certain condition): ni scēl fácbala hi lusc LU 3819 ( SC 37 ). in fer fodrácaib co claen aitchid fris a facbail co diriuch ask him to leave it erect LU 8392 ( FB 26 ). assedh doronsat doirsi an bhaile dfaccbháil obhéla oslaicthe FM v 1734.4 . acc faccbháil ... a ndúnárus óbhéla oslaicthe vi 2176.4 .

(b) With FOR leaving to (as a charge or responsibility): doruménatár ... ba léim ro leblaingseom ... día fácbail forsna feraib aile LU 9078 (`as a challenge for the other men to do likewise' Henderson FB 82 ). With FO: a fhágbháil 'na aonar fúibh | an é do bheir meanma ort ? that it is left alone in thy charge Measgra D. 57.5 .

(c) a legacy; a parting injunction, ordinance or prohibition, esp. by a saint; blessing (or curse) expressed as an endowment (Stud. Celt. xxxvi 55) , in this sense common in pl.; generally as cogn. acc. after fo-ácaib and followed by a clause defining the injunction, etc.: is iad so gesa ḟágbhuim orruibh ... ┐ ná téighedh nech aguibh tar na fágbala soin (parting injunctions of Scáthach to the Irish warriors) RC xxix 140.3 . fáccbaim faccbail aile deit ... bidh buadach do comarba, Anecd. ii 38.11 . faccbais Molling faccbála maithe do rígh Caisil, Moling § 33 . robennaig Cairnech iat ┐ roḟágaibh fagbala doib .i. in uair nach biad airechus Erenn ... acu a spraicc for cach cóiced ... RC xxiii 404.9 . do ḟágbhadar fágbhala ele ar gach aonnech ... nach ttiubhradh cadhus dhi .i. gan sliocht ... do bheith na dheghaidh, Ériu v 94.41 . fácbala ar in tiprait, a naemh Patraic ! Coimgi ... do gach neach ibhes a huisqi, ar Pátraic (leave) thy blessing on the well Acall. 1328 . fágbhais Pádraig ... eineach is eangnamh ... d'ḟágbhálaibh air TD 7.17 . g s. as attrib.: ba comarli coir, ba hathiusc fagbala , Cog. 70.13 (`a message communicated or inspired by God or the saints' see footnote).

(d) with oc (AG) of pers., to leave with someone, esp. to bequeathe: a chealla ... dfagbáil `ga n-oighredhaibh BNnÉ 264.11 . ré fearann d'ḟágbháil agá gcloinn, TSh. 3546 . dá bhfágbhadh ... neach a oighreacht ... ag neach oile seach a fágbháil agá oighre díleas 5141 .

(e) leaving (on the battlefield), i.e. losing: Cerran ... ┐ mac A. ... du ḟacbail as a lurgg C. and the son of A. were lost out of their band AU 913 . ruccsat ... an ccreich gus an ccampa iar faccbail druinge dá ndaoinibh FM vi 2232.17 . do cuireadh guais a ḟágbhala ar an ngobernoir fein `the Governor himself was in danger of being lost' 2122.6 . Cf. is dóchaite ... mḟácbail se innocht la Lagnib LL 304a39 ( Bóroma 105 ).

fachain

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x see fochonn.

fachlaí

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x see fochlaí.

facht

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Forms: fachta

n (? = fecht I (c), JCS ii 111, 199 n. 30 ) malice, hostility (?): facht .i. cathughadh, O'Cl. la feirge f.¤(: lat), Arch. iii 294.26 . fer co f.¤ Met. Dinds. ii 34.95 . ? pl. fachta tuili `onset of the flood-tide' iii 104.7 . (= fechta battles, n ). See Wortk. 55.147 .

fachta ?

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ind clanda Fachtna nisfil faill | fri cach f.¤ catha cuill, Cóir Anm. 245 = foidche SG ii 486.19 .

facsoin

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n (= Engl. faction) a faction, party: is urusda ... labhart go trom ar gach duine nach bi ar en [sic leg.] fhacsoin leo féin, Rel. Celt. ii 170.21 . do bhi rioghacht na hAlban rannta a bfacsonuibh eatarrtha ib. 19 .

? fadan

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n : is iad so na tri cosmhalacht tarla o mnaoi isin ech … ┐ a tri aili on sindach .i. cluas, ┐ fadhan, ┐ erball 'these are likenesses in the horse that are got from a woman … and three more from the fox, ear, and [?] and tail', Celtica ii 56 § 28 .