fís

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Forms: fisi, físi, físi

n ( físi, LL 208a10 ) ī, f. (<Lat. visio) g s. na fisi , LU 9833 . n p. físi, Wb. 27a27 (only instance in Glosses). a p. físi, LU 2141 ( FA 21 ). A vision (esp. one of symbolic or prophetic import) : f.¤ a uisione , Corm. Y 595 . O'Mulc. 545 . f.¤ .i. taidhbsi, O'Cl. Metr. Gl., Ff. 74 . doaidbdetar físi doib, Wb. 27a27 . ind fissiu [ = fís-siu ?] do fuaslucud, SR 3356 (by Stokes taken as distinct word). adbul físi armothá (.i. mor int aslingi atchondarc), LL 208a10 = IT i 162.5 . doarfas f.¤ ...do Forann, SR 3225 . indisidh Forann ... a ḟis ┐ a aislingthi YBL 287a2 . cēin trā rognīthea ina fisiseo during these dreamings TBC-I¹ 3098 . atchonnairc ... aislinge ┐ fis, PH 413 . tadbas P. do S. hi fhis aislinge, 348 . tria failte na haislinge ┐ na fisi aidhcidhe of the nocturnal vision CCath. 4386 . nā tuc h'aire re figisib aidche, MR 8.13 (= dfhísibh, FDG 40 v.l. Cf. LB 232b56 , cited under fithis). ualach ghlinne na fise the valley of vision Isaiah xxii 1 . gan f.¤ ar dháimh no vision among bards Keat. Poems 568 . Hence name of a class of Irish tales dealing with visions : fisi ┐ serca ┐ sluagid ... .i. ... Fis Mna Nemid, Fis Concobair, Fis Chuind Cetcathaigh .i. Baili in Scail, etc., Anecd. ii 45 - 46 . LL 190a41 .