2 fern

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Forms: ferngnia

n a man (poetic or cryptic term): f.¤ .i. fer, Dúil Laithne 60 ( Goidelica 76 ). Cf. ferngnia (= fergnia), O'Dav. 873 .

3 fern

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Forms: fiern

adj (B. na f.) good: f.¤ (.i. cach maith) .i. iarnbelrae no iarmberla innsin, Corm. Y 612 = fiern LB 267 marg. sup. (the gloss: cach maith is inserted above text in Y) fearn .i. maith, O'Cl. Cf. cus ferna .i. cach cosmail is maith dia imrād, O'Mulc. 263 (= cusfer noe, etc., O'C. 1400 < H 3.18, 633 ). cufernoe, etc., Trans. Phil. Soc. 1859, 176 (< H 3.18, 66b ).

See 1 noe.

fernae

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n = 1 fern: air is i in fern adbur in sceith tucad o fernae forsin fid ogaim, Auraic. 5538 < BB 309b6 . sail- yard, mast: dochuaid E. isin f.¤ siúil do desgin ca erut uatha go tír CS 12.20 .

? fernaide

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Forms: Fernach

adj io-iā laech f.¤ foidmin ` manly ' AU 867 (poem) (hence (?) fearnaidhe .i. fearrdha, O'Cl.). Perhaps the meaning is girdled (cf. ferenn). Cf. congraim n-an n-eicside foraib ot e ferrnaidi TBC² 2808 . The corresp. reading in TBC is cited s.v. ferdaide. Or is this gen. of the n.l. Fernach ?

fernóc

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Forms: fernog

n ā,f. (<1 fern) an alder-tree: fernog (gl. alnus), Ir. Gl. 558 . beithe ┐ fernocc BNnÉ 239.29 .

féróil

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adj i (Lat. fēriālis) ferial, pertaining to a holiday: Thes. ii 34.31 .

ferr

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x see maith, and de (di).

fers

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Forms: fers, fers, ḟerso, ferso, ferso, fersa, fers[s]in, fersa, fersai, fersu, fersae

n u,m. (Lat. versus) n s. in fers Ml 40c16 . d s. asind fers Sg 111b1 . g s. ind ḟerso 136a2 . ind ferso Ml 103d26 . in ferso 107c16 . fersa Sg 101a2 . 148b15 . n du. in da fers[s]in Ml 58a11 . g du. cechtar in da fersa 112d1 . n p. ind fersai 40c17 . a p. fersu ib. g p. inna fersae ib.

A verse (of Scripture or poetry): gl. versus Sg 59b17 . dered fersa 101a2 . toisech ind ḟerso dédenaich 136a2 . f.¤ a uersu (uersa MS.), O'Mulc. 525 . etir inna cethri fersu fil isint salm Ml 58a11 . ag rīm fers ZCP ix 173 § 22 . a sailm iar fersaib ┐ linib, Laws v 24.8 Comm.

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fersa

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Forms: fersa

n verse: fersa (gl. versiculus) Ir. Gl. 468 (where ed. emends to fersán). do ghab P. in fersa: Ne tradas , etc., Lism. L. 277 . gach fersa gabus tú díbh BNnÉ 170.11 . do cuir in fersaightheoir fersada ar follamnugud na slainti, Reg. San. col. xxv .

See fers.

fersad

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n f. (?) verse: do ḟreagair an ḟersad ... .i. Maria mater gratiae , Ériu v 92.23 . Probably merely a bad spelling for fersa.