2 fodb, fadb

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Last Revised: 2013

 

Forms: rodb

(n o, m. ?) cutting, sundering (?): fodhb (fadhb) .i. fodhiubadh no gearradh no teasgadh, O'Cl.; prob. from: am gai la f.¤ feras feachta (.i. as ga me le fodhiubadh no gerradh), Leb. Gab.(i) i 264 = am gai i f.¤ , LL 12b43 ( IT iii 61 ; am gai hi foichi, 62.7 ). a knot; a wedge (?): ra[t]-tregdastar mar thregdas f.¤ omnaid `ein Werkzeug' TBC-LL¹ 3790 = rodb, St. mar thregdas fadb omnaip, RC xiv 408 § 19 ( LL 108b47 ). Transf. of a warrior: is f.¤ trescada (= tres-gata that pierces ?) TBC-LL¹ 5290 . See odb, to which some of the above may belong.

Cf. also: bid ferda fírfitir (firfaiter, St.) fuidb (: Buidb), TBC-LL¹ 536 (`Niedermetzelungen' Wind).

Cf. 1 fodb and odb.