foclach

Cite this: eDIL s.v. foclach or dil.ie/22527

adj o-ā (focal) pertaining to or consisting of words: deilidi f.¤ faebrach keen verbal metathesis Auraic. 2133 . Generally in composition with a preceding defining adj. = Engl. `worded': rocansat ceol ... ┐ can[t]aic cainfoclaig BB 240b43 = YBL 290b9 . Fēcin finnfocluch fair-worded RC xii 320 § 1 (see finn-). in tres tuirmech trénḟ.¤ powerfully- worded MR 94.14 .