fedán

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x see fetán.

fedb

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Forms: fedb, fédb, fedba, fedbae, fédba, fedba, fedb, fedb, fedb

n ā,f. a widow: IGT, Decl. § 39 . fedb (uidua) Wb 28d24 . f.¤ craibdech PH 942 . fédb 1307 . in fhéadb 1310 . g s. oenmac na fedba SR 7119 . na fedbae , Fél. Aug. 31 . oenmac na fédba truaige LB 131a39 . a p. na fedba (gl. viduas) Gild. Lor. 53a . g p. bésse inna fedb Wb 29a3 . ar commairgi ... na fedb is na foismidech LL 360 marg. sup. = Mart. Tall. 110.8 . fedb aindir be carnna, Laws v 448.1 , is rendered by Thurneysen `Eine Witwe, eine Frau (ander, Nicht-Jungfrau), eine Buhlin', Ir. Recht 5 . Stokes, in O'Dav. 528 , takes fedb ainder as a compd. In O'C. 864 ( H 3.18, 390a ) fedb here is expld.: .i. bean do eirigh a fer ┐ tet co fer maith iarum. See also Ir. Law 108 and Éigse xxviii 89-91 .

fedbach?

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ind g p. (?) or adj. (fedb) widowed ( Ériu xxvi 97 ):maith boí hi curp Columb Cille clēirech neamba [see Ériu xii 226 ] imbed f.¤ fírían mbelmhach ZCP viii 198 § 25 .

fedbda

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adj io-iā widowed: (of Miriam, Ex. xii :) banscal ḟ.¤ (: delbda) SR 4646 . Cf. miadh d'feadbha (.i. banscāla) ZCP v 486 § 7 .

fedbdacht

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n ā,f. the state of a widow or widower; continence: duine ... do chongaibh conntionons maith ┐ feabhdhacht tar éis a mhná pósda ... d'fhághail bháis KAJ ii 336.20 . iar mbeth ... a comhaill a feadhbhachta AU iii 570 . bean do coimheid a febdhacht iar n-écc na ndeighḟear sin FM iv 1202.8 . co ndernur aithrigi is fedbdacht is oilithri, Arch. iii 243.31 .

fedem?

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ind fethim saire no f.¤ .i. onn .i. o (a kenning for the letter o), Auraic. 5651 . Possibly a vox nihili.

fedmach

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adj o-ā (feidm) able-bodied, active, fit for service (?): meic Eirc fheramail fedhmaigh ` vigorous ' BNnÉ 281.11 . asán ... fheadhmach serviceable Keat. Poems 888 .

fedmannach

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Forms: feadhmannach, feadhmannach, feodhmanach, fhedmannaig, fedh- munnuigh

n o,m. (feidm) a steward, agent: feadhmannach IGT, Decl. § 22 . fedhmannach Mhaodócc BNnÉ 230 § 137 (of the dispensator in a monastery). feadhmannach steward TSh. 7545 ( Luke xvi ). Keat. ii 4949 (corresp. to reachtaire RC xliii 12 . ). ZCP ii 552.32 ; 35 . feodhmanach ib. 30 . fedhmannach ┐ sdiobhard ... ós cenn mhórain maoine, MacAingil 40.7 . feadhmannach ... Dé .i. an bás, TSh. 7040 . pl. a máir (leg. maír) ┐ a fhedmannaig PH 7532 . fedh- munnuigh, MacAingil 39.16 .

fedmannas

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n o,m. acting as agent or minister; office of an overseer, stewardship (in wide sense): sechain ... beth ic fédmandus don diabul `avoid being an agent of the devil' PH 7709 . an tí chuirthear a feadhmannas ... le Dia trena olcaibh, TSh. 7548 . In loose sense of employment: do bi ... co tindesnach ag indsaighe in fhedhmannuis sin `hasted to perform that duty' Caithr. Toirdh. 65.2 . do bádar a bfedhmandais ar na fedhnachaib sin ag fulang ... those troops had as much as they could do to bear ... 124.11 .

fedmantach

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Forms: feadhmantaigh

n o,m. late form of fedmannach. do tháircc a fhedhmantach fein dinner dó, L.Chl.Suibhne § 32 . mar fheadhmanntach Dé, Titus i 7 . pl. feadhmantaigh, Maguires of F. § 13 , § 33 . mar dheaghfheadhmanntachuibh, i Pet. iv 10 .

fedmantas

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n o,m. late form of fedmannas. robui fedmanntus fíruasal aigi on imperi .i. coimét gach furaīsi ZCP vi 43.32 . Iarla Cille Dara do thoighecht i nErinn ... ┐ fedhmanntus in righ do thabairt dō (i.e. office of justiciary) AU iii 586.24 . fédhmantus thighe an Tighearna, 2 Kings xii 11 . do réir ḟeadhmanntuis Dé, Col. i 25 .