fochmarc

Cite this: eDIL s.v. fochmarc or dil.ie/22467

Forms: fachmharc

n o,m. (vn. of fo-comairc). fachmharc IGT, Decl. § 11 . Asking, inquiring (with DO of person); (asking for, soliciting, seeking (with gen. of obj.): f.¤ .i. fiarfaighidh, O'Cl. f.¤ di [do v.l.] gáethaib questioning the wise Tec. Corm. § 3.7 . am fissid fochmairc hi cerdaib dé druidechta LU 10304 = ZCP iii 236 § 25 . f.¤ inna heicsi LL 187a27 (gl. on: tochmarc fáth RC xxvi 22 ). fochmorc foruis RC xxvi 20 § 50 . ni fogni laisim fachmarc scel dóib to ask them for news Mon. Tall. § 2 . luidh ... do ḟ.¤ a dhala imon caingin sin to ask his judgement concerning IT iii 200 § 66 . lotar i fuigell Sencha. luidside d'fochmarc a brithe co Concobur, Ériu xi 45.1 . oc fochmarcc bíd dia chennach uadib seeking to buy food from them LB 136a11 ( Hog. Nenn. 52 ). dothéit dia f.¤ in search of her Met. Dinds. iii 42.31 . cuirit ... mór- chuairt Herenn ... dia fochmurc (viz. the story of the Táin), Arch. iii 3.26 . luidh ... do iar[r]aidh a ingine, co mbói bliadain lāin fora f.¤ , Dinds. 87 . fer tochmairc (fochmairc v.l.) a wooer Triads 67 . As allegorical npr. m.: Fess ┐ F.¤ ┐ Eolas (druids of the Tuatha D.D.) LL 30d49 . Rofis mac Fochmairc, Fochmorc mac Rochmairc RC xxvi 30 § 133 - 4 . tri druith Partholoin ... Tath is Fios is Fochmorc, Leb. Gab. i 40 .