airbiad

Cite this: eDIL s.v. airbiad or dil.ie/1631

n (biad) obligatory service of a tenant in providing food for his lord (see ZCP xiv 336 ): aurbiath flatha cedamus is ruidles la Fene, O'Curry 53 ( H 3.18, 19a ). ruidlesa tuaithe . . . aurbiat[h] flatha, ZCP xiii 19.30 `das Nähren des Herrn (die Naturalleistungen an den Herrn)', Bürgschaft 6 . forran flatha fri haigillne nairbidh, O'Curry 2253 ( Eg. 88 18(19)d ). asé fortuing cach nimreasain . . . umm airbiad . . . .i. uman uasal biadh, O'D. 517 ( H 3.17, c. 420 ). ogh n-airbid o comarbaib, Laws v 432.20 . cach forcraid nairbid, ii 354.3 Comm.