feidid

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Forms: fedid, fedme, dut-fidedar, fedir, fedar, fendar, nofeidtis, fedair

v O.Ir. forms : pres. ind. s. 3 fedid (gl. fert) Thes. ii 47.31 (Philarg). 1 pl. rel. a fedme (gl. circumferentes) Wb 15b26 . Thurn. Hbch. § 693 , supposes an -ī- pret., cf. the compd. dut-fidedar, Thes. ii 242.13 ( Arm. 18b1 ). Pass. pres. sg. fedir Sg 188a12 . rel. fedar 210a4 . For : nad fedar (gl. feriuntur) Ml 39d7 the editors of Thes. read : nad fendar = bendar (lenited b—). imperf. 3 pl. nofeidtis (gl. effere- bantur) Ml 54d12 . vn. fedan, q.v. In gen. sense brings, leads ; in Glosses translates Lat. ferre and compds. : cf. guta ... iersinni fédaid guth ind aonar carries (produces) (?) a sound by itself Auraic. 2737 . iersinni fedaid guth treotha anaonar 2740 (but : doetait guth treothu, etc. 363 . Cf. fétaid). in troscud ... in costud febda fedes (: eress) `the excellent restraint which it brings (?)' Ériu ii 65.4 (feides .i. targudh v.l.). pass. tri fichit forc barc fedair , Leb. Gab. i 110.7 (with gl. : .i. seascat ... long ar na tteglaim). forsail for fot fedair `forsail' is borne on a long [vowel] Auraic. 1546 ( ZCP xvii 298 ). fedur [sic leg.] athgabail ... i nduinib dia ditiun `distress is brought ... into forts to protect it' Laws ii 2.1 ( ZCP xvi 168 ). is bēsad ... do cach graig remitēt lāir ... rodfeither immoin ] = i mmóin ?] TBC² 3647 . Transf. refers, applies: fedir ... a ndíruidigthe dochum nacha rainne aile the derivative is referred to some other part [of speech] Sg 188a12 . in tan feadair a hinsci choir fuirri when its proper gender is applied to it Auraic. 527 . fedair ... baninnsci for fearinnsci in tan asberar isī in gabur 537 . feithis .i. tionóilis no tiomsaighis, O'Cl., may be due to a particular ex. of this vb. fedhair .i. dorenar is paid O'Dav. 828 seems meant for the vb. dofedhar in the quotation, but cf. fedhait co ndiablud fri taisiuc techta they pay (?) with the double Laws ii 56.5 Comm. fō cach fīr fedair fri fīadno, Bürgschaft 19 § 59 . Cf. fedait (.i. tiagait) ... fīr fo-rethar they adduce a proof that is supported ib. which may, in spite of the gloss, belong to this verb rather than to fethid. feich fedhair fri mīs, Ériu xiii 29.24 .

Cf. 2 fethid.

1 feidil

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Forms: feidle, fedil

adj i The orig. meaning is perh. lasting, enduring, cf. feidligidir and see Ped. i 110 : feidhil .i. fada, Cóir Anm. 102 . feidhil .i. fada no buan, P.O'C. ionann feidhil is fada, Keat. ii 2867 . Cf. also : duibithir funchi fedil | culchi cach eóin imthemin ` long-lived ' Met. Dinds. iii 256.19 . aní raḟind co fedil (: lándemin) that which turned it white enduringly 378.3 . o roboi P. co fedil ann sin continuously, for a long time (?) PH 1955 . Hence in moral sense enduring, constant, faithful, persevering: rop fedil, rop ainmnetach, Tec. Corm. § 6.25 . fedil cech ainmnetach `persevering' § 13.8 . menma fossaid fedil fri bánmartra ZCP iii 29.19 . craibdech [? cradb- MS.] forusda f.¤ , Arch. iii 321 § 6 . f.¤ fodhailtech amal Iop, Lism. L. 2743 . ar mbadh demin | a fír feidhil his steadfast truth (?) Anecd. i 68.2 (= ZCP xi 158 ). letrais D. don lic ... fedma feidhil | coic leathunga persistent in effort Anecd. i 67 § 153 . fross usci fedil fedma of unfailing vigour Met. Dinds. iii 262.31 . feacht feidhil a persevering course Lism. L. 2105 . bás feidhil F., FM ii 958 . pl. feidle miscne `steadfast in hate' Tec. Corm. § 16.14 . termond na fían fedeil féig LU 4147 . (Adv.) rochathaigset co fedil ┐ co ferrda oc diten in rechta diada PH 6521 . By later glossators equated with innraic : f.¤ la cach he .i. inraic la cach, Ériu ii 174.7 (expl. of Eochaid Feidlech. Cf. Cóir Anm. 102 , see 1 feidlech). feidhil .i. ionnraic, O'Cl.

2 feidil

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n (cf. W. gwedd `yoke') a wooden yoke for oxen: Eochaid Fedlech, is ina remhis arricht f.¤ fria boin, Cóir Anm. 102 . dedil .i. cen fedil. Eocha Feidlech cetatoscel fedli lo comrac la cethrai ar nabtis comgithi, fedli .i. fid leo, dedil, cen cuimrech, O'Mulc. 298 . feidli .i. fid leo .i. la cethrae comge 500 .

Here perhaps i bhf.¤ guarding, attending to: 'na bhfeidhil ar a chosaibh `guarding against them' [at bay (?). Of a hunted stag] Duan F. i 32.21 (: deiridh). Cf. féidhil `a sticking, cleaving, adherence or attachment to' ... a bhfeidhil a mhna ┐ a chloinne ; i fféidhil a churaim, P. O'C.

féidir

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x see étir.

feidle

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Forms: bfeidle, feidle

n , f. (1 feidil) constancy, perseverance : foss fiss f.¤ ZCP xi 86.6 . foirbthi, feidli ... foglaim ┐ forcitel SR 4857 . fedle oc suidiu perseverance therein Ériu i 193 § 3 . (fedhli, feidhle, feighli v.l.). f.¤ fri comad LL 343c41 . atcota acobar feidli, Anecd. iii 11.18 . co fédli fo māmm LB 261b25 = bfeidle, Arch. iii 320 § 96 . g s. nód feidle (: seilbe) `perpetual domicile' Met. Dinds. iii 408.20 .

1 feidlech

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adj o-ā (feidil) enduring, constant: Iob feidleach foigideach BB 5a47 . Of things : gursat feidligh ... fostadha ... a cathcraisech MR 254.18 . Perhaps as sobriquet in npr. m. Eochaid Feidlech (derived from feidil `yoke,' Cóir Anm. 102 ; from feidhil `enduring' ib. and Keat. ii 2866 ).

2 feidlech

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n na boin ancta teit a fiadh .i. annsa in f.¤ , O'Dav. 133 : `the spancellings ' Stokes (coll. from feidil `yoke' ?).

feidligidir

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Forms: fedligedar, feidligte, fedligmer, feidliged, feidligfid, rofeidligfitis, rufeid- ligsemmar, rofeidligset, feidlidis

v g (1 feidil) ind. pres. ní fedligedar Wb 2c3 . 3 pl. rel. feidligte Ml 21d4 . subj. pres. pl. 1 co fedligmer Wb 6d11 . past sg. 3 dia feidliged Ml 136d2 . fut. feidligfid 128a7 . sec. fut. pl. 3 rofeidligfitis 108b5 . pret. - perf. pl. 1 ní rufeid- ligsemmar 105a5 . pl. 3 nad rofeidligset ib. Remains, abides, continues, passing into sense persists, perseveres: gl. manere Wb 2c3 . Ml 128a7 . dia feidliged ires ... leu a soertha `if there remained with them faith in their deliverance' 136d2 . ataat alai[li] feidligte ho aimsir, ní tremfeidliget ... issa suthin 21d4 . co fedligmer isin frescsin foirbthi `that we may abide' Wb 6d11 . feidligit innti a follichta their foot- marks still remain in (the stone) Trip. 90.15 . docotar ina corpaib doridisi ┐ rofeidligsit indtib fri re ciana, Arch. iii 225.11 . dia fedligtis ind aingil ... isind aicniudh i ndernta had remained Ériu ii 108 § 22 = feidlidis YBL 82b34 . co fhédligend Crist do gres isind eclais PH 5293 . intí fhédliges ... isna sualchib 6506 . don forind fédligit ... ina n-imorbus 4195 . mad áil leind ... nā ro fhedligemm i mbās na pēne suthaine 5597 . tiagait cid na fireoin hi comairli ... ┐ ni fethligid [fedligit v.l.] indi, Hib. Min. 14.470 . Impers. fo meit an pectha ┐ fo eret feidlighthir and the space of time one per- severes in it RC xv 487z . (Trans. ?) cenmotha diabul ḟedhligis na huilcc do gres do na firenchaib prolongs (?) YBL 167a17 = is eside cathaiges do gres frisna frisna fírenu PH 4022 .

feidligthetu

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n t,m. persistence, perseverance: f.¤ na fuirb- thitad = perseverantiam perfectionis Rawl. 70a17 .

feidligud

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Forms: feidligtheo, feidligthe

n u,m. (vn. of feidligidir) remaining, persisting: f.¤ do hi fochaidib Ml 63b15 . is dligthigiu a cumscugud quam a f.¤ its permanence Sg 22b12 . g s. serc feidligtheo oco Ml 15a5 . feidligthe Sg 16a14 . rop [f]err léa a feidligud i n-ógi to remain a virgin TTr.² 1856 . folamastar fedlegud (.i. anmain, Arch. iii 28.6 ) hi toeb Clare, Trip. 200.21 . mad ail leind fedliugud i tír na mbeo PH 8068 . an lána- mhain sin d'feidhliughadh i n-óitid ... go cenn seacht mís remained youthful Ir. Texts iii 15.16 . fédliugud isin cinded ecoir persisting in the wrong resolve PH 5259 . feidliugud a timnaib De ZCP iii 30.6 . ni chumaic demun fédliugud fri re n-oenuari i talum ... LB 260a11 (= feidhliuccudh RC xxvi 364 ).

feidm

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Forms: ḟedma, fedmuim, fedman, fedmand, fedma, fedmand, feidhm, feadhma, fedhmanna, ḟedhma, fedmanda

n n, n. later m. n s. féidm n -úag SR 6837 . g s. ind ḟedma TBC 2967 . d s. fedmuim, Laws v 488.35 Comm. n p. fedman AU 821 . fedmand LU 10816 (M). a p. fedma LL 216a31 . g p. fedmand LL 146a5 . feidhm, m. g s. n p. feadhma IGT, Decl. § 41 . pl. also fedhmanna (canamain) ib. ex. 1134 . 1143 . The primary meaning seems to be load, stress, strain, passing into the senses of utmost effort, effort, exertion; burden, service, function . The transition may be illustrated by such an example as: buí f.¤ cuinge sesrige ina samthaig there was the load of a plough-team in its handle = it would take a plough-team to move ... LU 9191 ( FB 91 ). carraig ... a roibi f.¤ seisrigi do tharraing, TTebe 942 . Cf. fri ētnu dam bátár fedmand la firu Herend cosin n-aidchi sin. co n-aicces la lucht in tsíde fora formnaib. dogníth samlaid la E. ... is aice toísech tucad cuing for muinélaib dam LU 10816 . is leis doradadh cuing for muinélaibh damh ar tús, ar is fria n-édnu na ndamh do bhíth a feidm gó sin, Cóir Anm. 103 . dam ro boí fon feidm LB 60by . a n-ingeilt fo fedmu[i]m (of oxen) grazing while at work, under the yoke Laws iii 266.23 . .x. damu dagfedma ten oxen able for a heavy load (?) Ériu ii 4.7 . ba he feidm toisech doriacht an eclais a fh.¤ his (ox-drawn) load (of timber) was the first to reach the church Lism.L. 2558 . co ructha graige ┐ eti ┐ fedman iarmaib so that steeds and flocks and loads could be brought along them (of frozen streams and lakes) AU 821 . [doghniat] fedmunna ramhōra do thinol ... cu nach lugha inās in cnoc ... in dumha chonnaid fil aca they are gathering together great loads (of firewood) RC xliii 106.13 .

(a) strain, stress, effort, exertion, undertaking: f.¤ as mo, | comrac re Coin Culainn TBC 3117 St. adfét scéla in mórfedma atconnairc enterprise (i.e. labor of constructing a causeway) LU 10826 . fri deiscin ind feadma dobertatar do dénam an tochair `the effort they put forth' Ériu xii 178.7 . Cf. TBC 758 St cited under feirtche. bíd féidm ferrda ocaib be of good courage PH 6504 . tresim fedma strongest of effort Auraic. 5556 . fedmanna ós niurt `exertions beyond one's strength' Tec. Corm. § 21 . da mbe in corp athach san uaig | a dhēchsain (sic leg.) is f.¤ firchruaid, Arch. iii 239 § 27 . beg a f.¤ da degbois De | deilb dā tegdais small the effort for God's hand (?) 236 § 8 . ba f.¤ adbal d'oeinfer ... triall cosnama na cruinne, CCath. 4740 . tucsat f.¤ ferrda cacha fir furri cor chuirset assa tuinide in tromchloch, Acall. 2810 . tucsat a lāma ... chum na cloiche da tarraing ... ┐ ni raibe tarba issin trenfeidm ór nir ḟētsat a becc di 2754 . briathra forránta, f.¤ tim `violent verbiage followed by feeble effort' O'Gr. Cat. 556.17 . dol re [a] gcosg ... fa feidhm ós cionn a bhfuluing, Content, xviii 71 . Folld. by qualifying subj. gen.: f.¤ cēt and do nirt he has the strength of a hundred TBC 1006 (= atā nert cēd ann, St). gegnaid banb ... ┐ nusberaid leo dia fuini ┐ a ḟ.¤ uili ann it was as much as they all could do = it took the whole of them (to carry it) Im. M.D. xiii Harl.

(b) work, service, duty, function (cf. d): ro forcongair ... for dam n-allaid ... in f.¤ sin do denam `ordered a stag to do that work' (i.e. to take the place of an ox at the plough) Fél. 72.28 . imāin na ndam dochom a fedhma dlighthi[gh] budein .i. a n-oibre, Laws v 136.15 Comm. ni f.¤ flatha nā fīrlaich duitsi aiscc feicheamnais do thabhairt ... `it is not the act of a prince in thee' MR. 284.15 . na grāda do c[h]othugud | is f.¤ uasal mor aonfir ZCP x 45. 4 . atá f.¤ ar leith ac cach aenḟer acaind a separate function Acall. 5460 . cret t'ḟeidm-si what is thy service ? 5465 . drong ... ic na bia f.¤ aili san cath acht a ngaire catha do tabairt, CCath. 5514 . bídh a ḟis ac [gach] aenduine díb cred is f.¤ dó, Maund. 202 . gach fear ag freagra a fheadhma, GF, Ir. Monthly 1919, 106 . no geibhdis betha gan f.¤ ndaonda leó acht ernaigthe ... BNnÉ 320.22 . gan feidhm ndaor ar mhnaoi servile occupation Content. v 77 . do rinneas ... feidhm díbh I have done you a service xxix 4 . déanaidh feidhm don Tighearna = servite Domino TSh. 6767 . is é feidhm do-níodh an coileach dó, iarmhéirghe ... do choimhéad, Keat. iii 1120 . gurab con- trárdha na feadhma iarras Dia ar na daoinibh ┐ an feidm iarras an saoghal (comm. on non potestis Deo servire et Mammonae) TSh. 9881 . do fedhmaim anmcharat function (obligations) of a confessor YBL 408a marg. sup. fer fedma steward (?): Finn .h. C., fer fedma ┐ ferannuis moir do righ Connacht ` agent ' ALC 1223 (p. 266z) .aes, lucht fedma soldiery; servitors, attendants: dochuir a glaslaith ┐ a aes fedma ... d'argain Aeda g. SG 66.28 . IT ii2 135. 325 . Oss. iii 162.7 . lucht fedhma an dunaigh, L. Chl. Suibhne 11 . Folld. by defining gen.: denasa f.¤ gabunn act as smith Lism L. 3783 . f.¤ a ngreagh uatha orra | longa lūatha ... on the swift ships they impose the function of their steeds (?) IGT, Decl. ex. 2140 . feidhm na gcogthach re cois long, | feidhm teanchaire i dtigh ghabhonn | ... tarla oraibh `god airdrígh TD 19.16 . do bhamur ... a bhfeidhm ollamh in the capacity of ollaves KMMisc. 56 § 5 . ní fili ... | hí f.¤ eoluis ilcrothaigh in the practice of various kinds of knowledge ZCP iv 237. 11 = BR 236 . ni faict[h]e ise fri f.¤ a lēiginn ┐ a grēsa, Arch. iii 308 , VI 12 . f.¤ n-eclastacda YBL 166b5 . i bfeidhm na súiste `wielding the flail' O'Gr. Cat. 532.7 .

(c) of a warlike effort or strain (often in broad sense of attack, onset, defence, etc.): cach f.¤ catha ┐ comlaind ... dingebatsa díb uile sin, Acall. 5462 (corresp. to: eigen catha v.l.). do réidhighedh láithir iombuailte dona ... miledhibh sin ar go bhfesdís fein f.¤ comhlainn a chéile, B iv 2, 146b19 . feidhm na leirge a aonar air, GF, Ir. Monthly 1919, 104 . ar a angbaigheacht i n-ionadh fedhma `his valour in the field of conflict' FM v 1778.15 . lá feadhma day of stress, battle Ir. Monthly 1927, 552 ( 23 L 17, 81b ). an bhuidhean ... bhíos iomad i n-am ḟeadhma `in time of stress' TD 21.6 . re hinnarba cach fedma ┐ cach foreigne `to repel every attack and violence' MR 160.23 . f.¤ catha `exertion of battle', duty of service of a warrior in battle: dober-sa m'ḟ.¤ catha ... la P. I will exert my battle-strength with P. CCath. 1121 . do tabairt a fedma catha ┐ comluind leo `to give them their help in battle' Cog. 74.24 . rogabsat ... a ffedhmanna catha forra ZCP xiv 231.16 . ro ba cruaidh in comthuargain ... doronsat ... ic gabail a fedmann catha forru, CCath. 5907 . ro láa ... fortocbhail a fedhma catha forru 2016 . mongur na curad ac comghabail a bḟedhmann catha, Marco P. 61 . (for gabáil fedma cf. co ngabad feidm fois that it should undertake the duty of stillness (?) Ériu iii 14 , but in the instances above there may be the notion of standing up to the stress of battle, taking punishment). cia dib no laccadh a fedm catha whose battle force was weakening CCath. 5975 . roba gairit in caill comarchi uathaib iat, ┐ a feidm catha forro, ┐ a ndruim riu, Cog. 176.23 . ro-ordaigh C. a ffedhmanna catha for na curadaibh assigned to the warriors their duties ZCP xiv 240.4 [or does this belong to (b) ?]. Cf. cur fedma: ní lamh cách ... luadh cogaidh ná cur feadhma TD 21.39 . cur feadhma dóibh risan druing | sluagh T. ní budh tualuing 2.11 . g s. as attrib.: nertlia do chloich ḟedhma ZCP viii 543.8 . bertais a eire fedma leis da trelamh ghaisgidh (i.e. as much as he could carry) TBC p. 303 n. 5 . tuc fuirmed fedma do gae ... air `a strenuous thrust' TTebe 2817 . tuc fuirmeadh feadhma ... fuirre (lifting a heavy stone) ML 2y . is fis fedma `a labour it is to learn' Met Dinds. ii 62 . pl. tucad leo fedmanda fillti for bogadaib bending strains (i.e., they strained bows to test them ?) TTebe 1275 . re haidhbhliu na fedmann no fuilngitis of the stresses CCath. 5872 . ag airiúghadh an ḟeadhma sin perceiving their labor (of men lifting a stone) ML 2.20 . Common in chevilles: f.¤ n-úag SR 6837 . f.¤ as uaisliu, Fél. Jan. 21 . f.¤ ngle BB 51a30 . f.¤ as détlu, Arch. iii 297 § 52 . f.¤ ngialla MR 204 . Transf. of persons: in Congen- chnesach ..., in f.¤ nach fuiliṅgther TBC² 2205 . gurab é an feidhm nach fuloingther ... .i. Fer Diadh ZCP x 276.7 .

(d) use; efficacy, cf. (b): mór a bhfeidhm i n-aimsir the | d'fionnḟuaradh ceathra is daoine (of rivers), Content. vi 71 . Cf. ní feidhm do an Ghaoidheilg do léaghadh ... gan a bfios do bheith aige do mheabhair `without having them by heart it is a vain effort for him to attempt [he will not be able for] the reading of Irish' O'Gr. Cat. 630.24 . bíd drong ... doitheagaisg ann, ionnus nach bí feidhm ... an bás do bhagar orra so that it is no use threatening them TSh. 554 . dogní f.¤ de (re), makes use of: is é feidhm do-nídís do sheicheadhaibh na dtarbh, Keat. ii 5441 . nachar bhfer feadhma do dhéanamh re clogat é the man to use a helmet O'Gr. Cat. 510.26 .

benaid f.¤ de makes use of; causes to work: ag buain fheadhma dá eachraidh RC xlix 173 § 33 .

atá f.¤ ar there is use for; need of: ní ḟuil feidhm ar th'iomar- bháigh your arguing is needless (useless) Content. xxii 31 . dá mbeadh f.¤ ar .ae. do leathnughadh if it were needful to broaden `ae' IGT, Decl. Introd. 7.6 . ní haige an muinntir a tá slán a tá feidhm ar an líaigh, Matt. ix 2 . ort o nach bfuil a bfeidhm since they have no use for thee Carswell 24.11 . an uair nach roibhe f.¤ ar chlogat ag énduine, agus dá mbiadh nach aigesion do bhiadh f.¤ riu, O'Gr. Cat. 510.24 . fuair feidhm ar a ghuidhe `he found his prayer efficacious' A. O'Dálaigh 50.28 . Without AR: is móide ata féidhm againn Dia do ghuidhe, Eochairsgiath 17.21 . d'ḟ.¤ of use, needful (with AR of pers.): go bhfoighe an ghloir ṡiordhaidhe ┐ gach ní atá d'ḟeidhm air dochum a faghala, O'Hussey T.C. 224.10 . na neithi do bhí df.¤ orra do bhreth leo, Mac Aingil 64.17 . éin-rí ... dob ḟearr d'ḟ.¤ d'Éirinn ná Niall of greater service to Content. v 70 . Cf. má do chuireas d'ḟ.¤ orra cuaird ... if I have constrained them to search xiv 19 . Hence with obj. gen. need, necessity, occasion: ní bhí feidhm lóirghníomha air, Mac Aingil 303.13 . do gach duine do beith 'na feidhm who might need it BCC p. 132.16 . Cf. mainnear i bhf.¤ a faire adhbha an anma in need of guard (?) Studies 1931, 81 . ag so an fáinne i bhfeidhm na ndrol ib. cor faesma .i. in cor curtar risin mac faesma ... ┐ ní ar feidm gaire o geilfíne, Laws iv 62.4 .

Compds. ¤láidir strong of effort, energetic: fuirmeadh feidmlaitir TBC p. 95 n. 1 St. fer foirtill feidhmláidir FM vi 2258.9 . gluasacht ... go foisdineach f. ML 64.17 . -nert- mar id.: a fhlaith ... fedmnertmhar `mighty in enterprise' Aen. 1850 . a fiodhbhacaibh ... feidhmnertmara FM vi 2130.5 .