féire

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n , f. (fíar) crookedness: feirius .i. fiar-ses .i. do fēri in chraind, Corm. Y 578 = di feri, Thr. Ir. Gl. 19 . Of hair waviness Aithd.D. 11.17 . (Fig.) obliquity, bias: léirtheist gan ḟéire, Ó Bruad. ii 156 .

feiretrom

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ind = eiletrum, q.v.: `fén' gach f.¤ , Met. Gl., Eg. 15 .

feirm

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n (Eng. loanword) in phr. do-beir ar fheirm lets to farm : agus do bhéra sé a fhíneamhain ar feirm do sgológaibh eile 'and will let out his vineyard unto other husbandmen', Éigse xiv 55 (Matthew 21.41) . agus tug sé do sgológaibh ar feirm í 'and let it out to husbandmen' , ib. (Matthew 21.33) .

feirm-

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x see ferm-.

feirnech

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see ? meirnech.

feirse

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x see firse.

féirséog

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n a cattle parasite , see Éigse i 37 ; 306 .

feirt

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x see firt.

feirtche

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n a tug, wrench (?) : dobretha Fergus f.¤ forsin ṅgabail TBC 758 = dorat feidm fiorlaittir St. Cf. 2 firt.

feirtsi

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(in n.l.) : see fertas.

1 feis

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Forms: feise, feisi

n f. (Stokes cprs. Corn. guis, Met. Gl. index) a sow (an old word, used in poetry and archaizing lit.) : dhá shen- ainm ar mhuic ... féis [séis v.l.] is máda, Met. Gl., Ff. 17 . do bharr a bhoise no imaineadh cach aeghaire f.¤ cacha fidbaidi re mallacht cacha muicthreoit `the swine of each forest' MR 100.19 . g s. iomnocht feise ... .i. croiceann muice, Atl. iv 200.7 . pl. feisi cin lacht milkless sows O'Dav. 1026 (= Laws i 140.37 . Auraic. 4543 ). Cf. inn Fesse dno is ainm din crain (explanation of place-name) ZCP iii 242 § 42 .