fo-claid

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Last Revised: 2013

Forms: focechladar, foroichlaid, foclass

v (clad- `dig') digs under , digs up, undermines, excavates: pret. pl. 3 focechladar, TE III 16 ( Ériu xii ). perf. 3 s. foroichlaid (gl. effodit) Ml. 24c18 . nech fochlaid daurtach `who breaks into an oratory' Ériu vii 156.1 . foclaidind tighe na cille co mberind ilmuīne eisib, RC x 82.8 . Of pigs rooting: ré duith ... isi re in sin nad focladat, O'Curry 815 (< H 3.18, 376a ). Pass. pret. foclass a búrach dó (is inund són ┐ focheird úir da luib taris kicked away the earth) TBC-LL¹ 1490 . foclassa búrach dóib and, 6144 (ro clasa St., H). foclas a fert and, Dinds. 18 ( RC xv 312 ). int adnacul foclas i Cluain, Todd, Todd Nenn. 206 . Cf. focechlaidis .i. ro tochlaidis, O'Curry 574 (< H 3.18, 286 ). For fociochlatar, TBC-LL¹ 5545 (St) and bochichlet, LL 197a9 , see fo-clich.

In legal phrase: ni techta a finntiu fo-da-fith, fo-da-claid, fo-da-derga ... ..., Laws v 462.2 . Cf. ad-claid.

See 2 fochla and fochlaid.