2 do-toing

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v (* di-tong-, Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 652 ) swears away, denies by oath: dí tongar .i. séntar, O'Don. Suppl. ni ditongar dhe .i. don tuarastal, O'Curry 2569 ( Eg. 88, 48 (49)a ). cach liud lither .i. ni ditoing acht neach forsa liter, 352 ( H 3.18 193c ) `i.e. only the defendant himself can deny on oath', Plummer MS. notes. rath seitrech fortongar fort no ditongar dit, 66 (24a). datongat . . . nandfetatar for neoch they deny that they can lay it on anyone (?) (of an offence), Cáin Ad. 46 . trí[ar] ná ditoing ná fortongar, Triads 159 . aní doruthethaig Adam hi pardus which A. had forfeited (?), Tur. 17 ( Thes. i 485 , see note ib. and Thes. Suppl. 35 ). Vn. 1 díthech.