firdris

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x see feirdris.

fíre

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Forms: fíre

n f. (fír) truth, right: (in: ferr fīra firse Corm. Y 647 , fira is prob. a mistake, as other copies of the cit. ( O'C. 1068 . 1756 ) read ferr fola. See under fersechus and O'Dav. 904 ). breth fíri a judgment of truth SR 3341 . co fíri, Fél. Prol. 306 . Cf. also: i m-mes fíra (gl. in examen) Ml 26c12 . 103c15 (edd. Thes. in both cases amend to fírian, cf. in mes fírían (gl. aequitas) 103c8 ).

Common in g s. fíre as adj:

(a) true, veracious: fath f.¤ LL 127a7 ( MacCarthy 144 ). luige f.¤ a true oath PH 7321 . scél f.¤ , Aisl. MC 5.21 . scél firi IT iii 196.24 . aithescc fire BNnÉ 253.18 . rí f.¤ gan ḟíoch gan ḟeall ` righteous ' TD 32.60 . (

b) veritable, genuine: in tan ... marbthar in animm ... is e sin in bas f.¤ PH 7481 . námait ḟ.¤ do Dia 2521 . cara fire, CCath. 5164 . biodhbha fh.¤ , PBocht 3.42 . fertach f.¤ genuine worker of miracles BNnÉ 253.21 . locht fire a real fault ZCP viii 108 y . an Dia f.¤ the true God Jerem. x 10 . serbhfhoghantuidhe fíri Dé, Parrth. Anma 98.11 = Luc. Fid. 54.3 . pleurisis fh.¤ ┐ pleuriss nach fír real pleurisy and pseudo-pleurisy O'Gr. Cat. 188 § 45 .

? fírechar

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adj o-ā (fír, fíre ? form and meaning undetermined) loving truth or right (?): is finechair cach firechair, O'C. 377 (< H 3.18 p. 214a ).

fíreitech

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Forms: fír-réitech

adj gabh fairsinge ┐ f.¤ na ferunn `make for the broad and open (?) country' ZCP vi 36.2 . robúi fairsingi ┐ f.¤ fútha 45.30 . Perh. = fír-réitech as suggested ib. p. 117 n .

firén

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Forms: firéan

n o,m. (fer + én) a male bird, a cock: firéan TD 15.32 .

fírén, fírían

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Forms: fírian, firián, fírían, firiáin, firiáin, fírianu, firianu, fíriana, fírion, firíon, fírióin, firiónaib, firién, firiéin, firiein, firien, firíen, fíríen, fírén, fíreóin, -éin, -én, fírén, fírian, firían, firianu, firianamam

adj o-ā In Glosses the follg. forms are found:

(a) fírian Wb 4d21 . firián Ml 89b15 . fírían 103c8 . a s. f. firiáin 89b13 . n p. m. firiáin Wb 22a24 . v p. m. fírianu 25d11 . a p. m. inna firianu Ml 26d12 . n p. n. fíriana 29c5 .

(b) fírion Wb 8d24 . firíon 14c29 . g s. m. fírióin Ml 112b20 . d p. m. firiónaib Wb 33a7 .

(c) firién Ml 105b14 . g s. m. firiéin 116b9 . firiein 90a11 . firien 54a13 . firíen 103c9 . n p. m. ind fíríen 90b5 .

Mid. Ir. usually fírén, g s. fíreóin, -éin, -én. fírén IGT, Decl. § 35 .

Just, righteous ; in Glosses gen. = Lat. iustus; in religious texts freq. associated with noíb. As pred.: bid fírian cach oén creitfess hí Crist Wb 4d21 . nímptha fírion (gl. non ... iustificatus sum) 8d24 . combad firián a brithemnacht Ml 89b15 . a choimdiu, at firen PH 794 . is firíen daitsiu in digal dumbir fornni thou art justified in the punishment Ml 88a4 . nocon fhíren det-siu co rofásaigi, etc. PH 1684 . Adv.: ainige fris ... co fírian dia fírugud guarantees ... for fulfilling it justly SR 5844 . As attrib.: int ais firian (opp. to: in pecthaig) Ml 55d11 . in mes fírían (gl. aequitas) 103c8 . in brithem firén LU 1999 ( FA 6 ; fírbrithem LB). la Helind ḟechtnaig fireoin (of St. Helena) LB 227a32 . hi críchaib flatha fírioin ZCP xi 81 § 18 = f.¤ fírian LL 293b20 . fírinne in rig fhireoin Dauida PH 4249 . rigi fírena 4065 . briathra fíriana 6240 . As subst.: soirad inna firían Ml 26d14 . fochraic na firen íar n-esérgi LU 2649 . sochaidi ... d'fírenaib in Comded 1948 . f.¤ Fiadat (of St. Patrick), Met. Dinds. i 20 . Abél ... in cetfh.¤ PH 6098 . na fíreoin .i. lucht na dérci ┐ na cendsa 5020 . i sollamnaib na noem ┐ na fhirén 6370 . do thaissip naomh ┐ firian, Fl. Earls 246.9 . Compar. firianu (gl. iustior) Sg 43a1 . condid fíríanu de Wb 2a7 . Superl. brithem firianamam (gl. aequis- simus) Ml 94b6 . Cf. fírian focul [sic leg.] atbert Niall, Met. Dinds. ii 38 (fír in f.¤ v.l.).

fírénach

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Forms: firencha

adj o-ā (fírén) just, righteous: gl. justus Ir. Gl. 681 . flathi firenacha, Cog. 72.14 . adēra ... Ísu rea ḟírencha ZCP viii 213.3 . leis na fíréanchaibh (= sanctis) TSh. 1120 . fear do theasta do chēad d'fhīrēnachaibh (contr. with: aenpheacach), Instructio 152.22 . Compar. cia uainn bus firencha more righteous CCath. 5061 .

fírénaigid

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v g (fírén) makes good, justifies: dia fhoillsiugud co nachat ... sloinnte sochenela ... noemait ┐ fhírenaigit nech which justify a man PH 5087 . is e ḟirenaighes as in imad cinadh `exonerates from the whole of the liabilities' Laws iii 398.13 Comm. (cf. Ir. Law 160 - 161 ). Verifies, confirms: firenaig-siu scela ┐ genealaigh do cach, Anecd. v 27 n. 14 . firenuighter fuigell uime `just judgment is passed concerning it' Laws ii 12.3 Comm. (? depon.) muna firenaigter nech- tarde dibh imdenam for a cheile `if neither establish his claim against the other' v 32 8 x Comm . Makes just: leighius spiridálta fhīrēnuighius ┐ shlánuighius sinn, Celtica i 184.744 .

See fíriánigidir.

fírénche

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n ,f. righteousness: triasa techtfaind noime ┐ fírenchi PH 4009 . i n-na nóime ┐ i n-a fhírénchi 4857 .

firend

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Forms: firinne

adj o-ā (cf. fer) male (of animals): colpach f.¤ , Corm. Y 209 . uan firenn SR 3901 . uan firend PH 5099 . míl f.¤ TBC 6126 . da bonend ar f.¤ two females to a male Arch. iii 241.4 . turchreic(h) colpaige firinne ZCP xiv 361 ( Laws ii 260 ). pl. searruig [sic leg.] firinne Laws ii 376.32 Comm. a ndíol do mhuic fhirinn, Cl. AB 245 . gabhair ḟirionna, Prov. xxvii 26 .

firenda

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adj io-iā male, masculine: menma ... ferrda f.¤ aicce (of Hecuba) BB 427b5 .