3 for, far, bar

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 3 for, far, bar or dil.ie/23274

Forms: for, OL, AR, forsi, fordat, ar

v Mid. Ir. variant of 6 ol (q.v.) says, said, quoth , used only in oratio recta either after the words quoted or parenthetically ( profatur .i. for , Thes. i 4.12 (Southampton Ps.) may, as Ascoli, cxxxvii suggests, repre- sent the Lat. 1 s. dep.). In the texts cited below OL (OR) and AR are common, esp. the latter. anam sund, for Loegaire LU 8512 ( FB 36 ). for siat LU 8553 ( FB 41 ). ... for in Fethen B., LL 176b3 ( CRR 43 ). ... far Conchobar LL 264b5 ( MU² 332 ). far ... Sencha LL 263a22 ( MU² 184 ). ... for se LU 3097 . 5910 . Asbert Cond eirg for se ... 3188 forsi 3100 . co n-érbairtsi ... A Chomdi forsi 3088 . asbert B.: a rí laech nE. for se 8393 ( FB 27 ). bar Cu Ruí LL 266a17 , 18 ( MU² 548 , 550 ). bar Cu Ch. LL 263a19 , 25 ( MU² 179 , 187 ). bar Ailill LL 266a18 . 267a24 ( MU² 549 . 678 ). for Hercuil, CCath. 2981 . for Curio, 2992 . for in t-occlach 2993 [all from Fr.]. bar Curio 548 (S) (but OL, AR are the most usual forms in the best MSS. of this text). bar eisiumh 574 (H = ol se, S).

A spurious pl. formation fordat occurs: ní thuca Dia and in fer sin innocht fordat meic D. LU 6931 ( BDD 54 = ar D). fordat comaltae Conaire LU 7068 ( BDD 73 ). fordat ind óic Fled Bricrenn ocus Loinges Mac nDuíl Dermait 54 § 11 .