fechtnach

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adj o-ā (< fecht? see RC vi 33 )

(a) happy, pros- perous, blessed: freq. epithet of saints, corresponding to Lat. beatus. in chré f.¤ (gl. felix limus) Ml 81c14 . is f.¤ a n-andach their iniquity is prosperous 134d3 . is ead do- bargní-si findbethach ┐ f.¤ , Alex. 960 . Fland find f.¤ (: sercach), Fél. Jan. 14 . paiss Fraxidis fechtnaig, July 21 . f.¤ noem- máthair na maccsa PH 6609 . dogénsa condat fechtnaig in lucht cretit indum 1815 . frisna firu fechtnachu .i. aingil ACC 67 . (advb.) ní f.¤ ráinig leis an cogadh sin did not turn out lucky TFrag. 126.17 .

(b) by later glossators expld. as just, righteous: feachtnach .i. fírén, Coir Anm. 107 . Stowe Gl. 399 . Lec. Gl. M 94 . feachtnach .i. firénda, O'Cl. ionann feachtnach is fírinneach, Keat. ii 3657 (Cóir Anm. and Keat. refer to the n.pr. Feradach Find Fechtnach). oibri- ghthe fechtnacha `pious works' PH 7345 . Mag Aengusa ... d'écc go feachtnach `penitently' (made a happy end) FM vi 1984 ; iii 12.8 . Compar.: grés rofer fechtnachu ... .i. ba fechtnachu cech gres in gréss ro ferastar C., ACC 67 ( LU 892 ). ? As subst.: grés ro fer fechtnachu 'continually he had provided blessed ones (saints)', RC xx 260 § 67 (ACC) , ZCP xxviii 247 .

fechtnaige

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Forms: fechtnige, fecht- nige

n ,f. (fechtnach)

(a) prosperity, felicity; bliss: n s. ind fechtnige Ml 126d15 . issí inso int [sic] fechtnige, comét timnae nDae 135c7 (ref. to felicitas). g s. inna fecht- nige 126d11 (ref. to felicitas). fechtnaige shuthain PH 2031 . in f.¤ domunda 4257 . co fechtnaigi ... na flatha nemda 4298 . ni faigbet ... f.¤ no fáelti LU 2748 ( RC xxv 254 ). ni rob do fechtnaidi (fechtnaige LU) dō a chētgabail ṅgaiscid may his first assumption of arms not turn out pros- perously for him TBC² 641 . arna roerchoitige don ḟ.¤ Maice- dondai, Alex. 39 .

(b) righteousness, justice (?): ar ḟeachtnaighi a ḟlaithiusa ... .i. ar ḟírinne, Cóir Anm. 107 (cf. fechtnach (b)).

fechtnaigthe

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adj io-iā (pp. = fechtnach ?): ré ler f.¤ IT iii 49 § 88 (ri ler feachtnaighthi BB). ré lan ler fethaigthi 22 § 66 . See Bruchst. i § 133 , where KM emends: lān lir fēthaigthe. inn ead dogni si firḟeghchu ┐ fechtnaigti BB 499a20 ( IT ii2 106 ) = in ead dobargní-si findbethach ┐ fecht- nach, Alex. 960 . Anecd. v 6 .

feclug

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n broom (plant): gl. genista Ir. Gl. 185 . Cf. feithleóg?

fécmais

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x (fég—): see écmais, and Ériu xiii 188 .

fecur

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adj ` speckled ': `fecur' brecc Met. Gl., Eg. 20 (corrupt?). Cf. iuchair `spawn'?

fed

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x see 2 ed and fet.

feda ?

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n fedha .i. targat, ut est cain fri feda (feada v.l.) ┐ aes imitechta tar crich .i. riagail resin lucht dofairgither do chenn icht .i. ondi is fedo doairgi[m] ... No is fri cendaige fiallaig cana ┐ dar lium is dona cendaib is ainm feda andsin, O'Dav. 1002 (`a guide ' Stokes).

féda

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x see 1 fíada.

fedach

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Forms: fidhach, feadhach, geilḟedhach, —fedach

n (fid) See fidach. fidhach (v.l. fíadhach) feadhach (m.) IGT Decl. § 55 . boughs, branches (coll.): Cill nAindi is ūr fedach, Hy Fiachr. 192. 4 . ... loingthighe leabtha ... ar na gcar d'fheadhach fhíthe `wrought of woven branches' Ériu v 56.76 . sloindfead ... don geilḟedhach glan geinelach na tuath trebar, Hy Fiachr. 242.3 (here possibly an adj., —fedach). As npr. m.: Eochu ... mac Fedaich m. Argatmair, Rawl. 156b53 . Failbhe mac Fedhuigh RC xliii 48 § 47 .

fedaid

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x see feidid.