1 fáescal

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 fáescal or dil.ie/21034
Last Revised: 2019

n [o, m.] apparently the under side of a sod of grass : in tan ba firēn in rí | nobīd in fót fo chaemlí: | mad dia rāded goí nach than | súas dochured a foescal `it would turn its roots upward' Metr. Dinds. iv 166 = LL 204a26 ( imsóadh a fonn ind arda ┐ a fēr fri grian, Dinds. 100 ). f.¤ .i. fadhb O'Cl. (quoting above). foescol .i. escaīn ( rough or inner, under surface ) O'Curry 1464 ( H 3.18, 651 ).