ferthain

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Forms: fertain, fearthuinn

n i,f. (Mid. Ir. vn. of feraid) IGT, Decl. § 150 . Giving forth, pouring .

(a) in physical sense, pouring, showering (both in intrans. and trans. sense) : .xl. lā ... ro buī in dīliu ic f.¤ , Rawl. 70a13 . ro tindscain in diliu fearthain BB 21b37 . frassa derga tentide oc f.¤ forro LU 2185 ( FA 26 ). cith cloicsnechta do ferthain a shower of hail fell RC xviii 297.26 (Tig.). frasa ... foghadh ag fearthain orra, TSh. 6606 . lógh a ḟola d'ḟearthuin the price of shedding his blood TD 32.21 . Hence rain: fertain (gl. pulma = pluvia) Auraic. 4220 . fearthuinn ` rains ' Kirk ( Eg. Gl. 320 ). amail sduaigh nimhi re frais fearthana TBC 3870 St. cith ferthana CF 827 . tangadur ... ina ndluim ciach ┐ ina ferthain draīdechta, Ériu viii 24.13 . tic gne fleachaidh ┐ fherthana issin aimsir, Fl. Earls 64.13 . néull fearthanna deighionuidh of the latter rain Prov. xvi 15 . ní raibhe fearthain nā doinionn re a linn, Keat. i p. 198.4 .

(b) in various fig. senses (see feraid) : d'ḟ.¤ ḟáilti ra Coin Culaind to welcome C., LL 262a26 ( MU² 55 ). ra po chóru damsa fálti d'ferthain fritsu TBC 3392 . lotar ... d'ferthain ḟáilte fris PH 535 . oc ferthain oenaig na Samna holding the fair LU 3224 ( SC 1 ). ita in cath oc a f.¤ indiu the battle is being waged LU 3664 ( SC 33 ). ic ferthain graffand horse-racing LL 273b12 . d'fert[h]ain comlainn fris, CCath. 5737 . a ferthain cnedhe for a comairce for inflicting a wound Laws iv 234.4 . do fir fertana na cneidhe iii 368.5 .

See ferad.

ferthainid

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vb. (B. na f.) : do ferthain iat ōn imned a rabhatar delivered (?) Arch. iii 311.3 .

ferthamain ?

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n f.¤ .i. borb, ut est ní tam mac ni dom f.¤ [dam ferr thamon v.l.] .i. ni dom ferrthamain [ferrtaman v.l.] ni dom borb. Nó ni tamain fir den eolus, O'Dav. 1560 (` blockhead ' Stokes, cf. tamon `stock' and tamain fir, Laws ii 256.17 . But the text Ériu xiii 26.24 reads : nidam ferdomhan.

See ferdoman.

ferthigis

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Forms: ferthaigis, ferthaighis, ferthigisi

n m. ( Ped., ii 611 , suggests a formation from frith- saig- through metathesis, influenced by feraid and fer ; forms vary).

I A steward in a household , whose business it was to receive guests : taét f.¤ [ferdaigis v.l.] fri Mael dúin let .M .D be served RC ix 488.8 ( LU 1797 ). ferthaigis RC ix 488.16 . ba mithig ... mas co mbiud dothiagar dunni ... Fertigess dognithse dimsa, or C. IT ii1 178.118 . ferthaighis ib. 125 . eigid in teglach ┐ an fertoighes (i.e. host), Aisl. Tund. 93z . pl. it malla na ferthigisi , Hib. Min. 66.8 . Esp. of the magister hospitum' or officer who in a monastery had charge of the hospice or guest-house (Plummer V. Sanct. Hib. i p. cxviii n. 6 ) : Ultan fertighis Beandchuir FM i 382.15 = U. equonimus (= economus) Bennchair AU 781 . in maccléirech ... ba ferrthigis ┐ ba coic isin praindtig, Ériu i 44.8 . ferthaiges umal ... don chumang conicc | bendachad ┐ fálte fri cech n-oín dodnic iii 106.1 . airchinnech, a thānaise, secnap, coic coir cert | athchomarcthid, ferdaigis, frith- ṡecnap for fecht (officers of a monastery) ZCP v 499 § 3 .

II The act of entertaining or waiting upon guests: ésseom féin ... oca ferthaigis ZCP iii 7.20 ( LL 270a15 ). Mac D. feín ocá feirthigis, Hib. Min. 52 § 6 (= Sc.MMD § 6 ). cu mbui ica [ḟ]erdhaighis (of a woman), Lism. L. 2700 .

fert(h)igsecht

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n ā,f. acting as `ferthigis' or majordomo : Mac D. fessin icond ḟerdaigsecht (fertighsecht v.l.) IT i 99.22 ( Sc.MMD § 6 ).

fert(h)igsed

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n m. acting as `ferthigis': eisseom fein ... oca ferdthigsead YBL 113a15 ( ZCP iii 7.20 v.l.).

fert(h)igsid

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n m. = ferthiges : Labraid fodessin ba ferdaigsig in n-aidchi sin, Rawl. 131a53 ( ZCP iii 7.20 v.l.).

fertsech, fertsige

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x see fersech, fersige.

ferugud

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n u,m. (vn. of feraigid, q.v.) : fearugadh IGT, Introd. § 151 .

ferus

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x see feorus.

1 fes(s)

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Forms: fessa

adj orig. conj. pass. corresp. to ro-fitir, q.v. Apparently the neg. part. with it was confused with neg. of cop. hence the affirmative constr. with is, etc. Cf. ní fess a lige, Fél. Prol. 113 . pl. a lige ní fessa 76 . cia adbar ..., in fess? SR 7865 . connach fess 8115 . Known ; only as pred. with cop. : ní f.¤ ca lin idrocair it is not known Cog. 8.7 . láoich ... nach f.¤ crúaidh a gcindbeirte the hardness of whose helmets is unknown IGT, Decl. ex. 615 . Cf. gerr gu bfeas a fedh- manna, ex. 1143 . ni feas damh ... cáit ar éirigh uaim I know not TD 39.13 . ní feas damh créad an mhilse (= nescio quâ dulcedine) TSh. 6020 . níor bhf.¤ do neoch díobh a réim, Ériu i 30.222 . ní feas aon d'uaislibh Banbha not one ... is known Keat. Poems 1125 .