fo-rig

Cite this: eDIL s.v. fo-rig or dil.ie/23698

Forms: furig, fod rig, ḟóir, faeir-, foer-, foir-, reirsead, nacha-fuirseth, fuirrseth, fotroiraig, fotrer- gatar, fodroirgetar, foregar, -fuiregar, foriastar, -fuirestar, forsither, -fuiristar, -fuirsither, foriasaiter, forrias[a]tar, foruirecht, -fuirecht, fuirg-, fuirigh-, -furgfe, -furegad, fuirged, fuirgedh, nomfuirginn

v ipv. 2 s. na furig LL 306a14 . pres. 3 s. fod rig Wb 26a12 . fo-raig, Ériu xxxii 91 . pres. subj. 2 s. ním ḟóir sa (faeir-, foer-, foir- v.l.), Fél. Prol. 322 , 326 . past subj. 3 s. ? fod reirsead , Anecd. ii 6.9 . nacha-fuirseth i 59 § 74 . nachad fuirrseth 69 § 166 . pret. and perf. fotroiraig, Trip. 208.20 (2447) . 3 pl. fotrer- gatar (.i. diḟostatar) ZCP iii 243y = fodroirgetar, Met. Dinds. ii 28.26 (a later form, see Heldensage 395 ). Pass. pres. s. foregar, Laws v 378.2 . -fuiregar, Ériu xiii 15.13 . pres. subj. (or fut.) s. foriastar, O'Dav. 905 . -fuirestar, 918 . forsither, Cáin Ad. § 4 . Cf. -fuiristar, Laws v 448.2 ( O'Dav. 826 ) = -fuirsither H 3. 18 p. 515 ( O'C. 1270 ) see Ériu xii 199 . pl. foriasaiter, O'Dav. 944 , cf. forrias[a]tar 950 . perf. foruirecht SR 6041 cf. -fuirecht. Ériu xiii 15.12 (fo- ricc ? q.v.). Later treated as simple vb., stem fuirg-, mod. fuirigh-. The f- fut. occurs early (-furgfe TBC 2090 ). -furegad TTr. 311 seems an -ē- sec. fut. Some forms of this vb. fall together with those of fo-ricc and fo-reith, and can be distinguished only by context.

(a) holds back, detains, delays, keeps waiting: is hed in so fodrig `it is this that delays him' Wb 26a12 . cid fotroi- raig ... ? fonroiraig flechod `What is it delayed thee? Rain delayed us' Trip. 208.20 (2447) . dobatar se fotrergatar na longa ZCP iii 243y . baes fomrig nad ricim sair folly hinders me from going eastwards IT iii 12 § 22 ( Bruchst. i § 18 ). berid leo na firu ... ┐ fosreghad leo IT ii2 105.1 ( BB 497b20 ). ni hed no bar furgfe sib guin na hailiti út it will not take up much of your time TBC 2090 . nis furegad can imthecht would not hinder them from departing LL 221b2 ( TTr. 311 ). nocho roḟuirgius ... iat hi ciana cen almsain do thabairt doib I did not keep them waiting long PH 6032 . na fuirigh inn i ngioll grása keep us not waiting Dán Dé xii 10 . na fuirgidh an bachlach isin ccill do not let ... remain longer BNnÉ 305 § 19 . créad anois ḟuirgheas É.? `what now delays E.?' TD 18.1 . cf. foruirecht (= fa-r. ?) Michol ... cen dul i ndegaid Dauid M. detained [him] (i.e. Saul) from following D. SR 6041 . gell foregar a pledge that is detained Laws v 378.2 . In pass. impers. constr. : is oc urnaige fala Crist ... ro fuirged in oiretsin cen dígail do thabairt forro LB 151a14 cf. 152a15 , cited below under (b). da fuirgther dar amm `if there is delay beyond the pro- per time' BColm. 32.8 . ni fada rofurged dō co fuair bās he died very soon ZCP xiv 145.8 . In pass. and reflex. often nearly = remains, abides: furighter ann na peccthaigh co ceann da bliadan dec RC xxvi 150.7 . diam la fo fuiristar [see Ériu xii 199 ] `if they abide by goodness' ( = la fira fo f.¤ , H 3.18, 454a ) Ir. Law 108 ( Laws v 448 , cf. Cáin Ad. 4 , cited below under (c).) mairg rom fuirgedh a mbethaidh, Buile S. 86.4 (perh. act. subj.: alas that anyone should detain me). cid nomfuirginn sea dot esiu gan ēg Why should I remain alive after thee? BB 473b3 ( Aen. 2187. Perhaps 3 s. pres.: what keeps me). rosfuirigh [ro an v.l.] ina haiti fein BNnÉ 5 § 13 .

(b) by extension keeps, preserves, prolongs: is iat imat a leannán ... rofuridh a oentúmha that prolonged his bachelor's state ZCP xiii 166.7 . ni terna nech ... acht Finntan ... ┐ rofuirig Dia a anmain, Rawl. B 512, 77a15 ( ITS xxxv 194 ). ro fuirged fos na hIúdaide dus a ṅdingnitis athrigi the Jews were spared longer LB 152a15 . Cf. 151a14 cited under (a) above. dá bfuirgedh Dia ... tairis in chuid do chaithemh `should God grant thee further to consume the meal' O'Gr. Cat. 442.17 . Passing into sense retains in possession: dá mad ór Sliab mor Monaid | rosfogail is nisfuirig `he would [lit. does] not hoard it' MR 56.10 .

(c) binds (under an obligation, warrant, etc.): ni gatar a forgall ar domun degmnā mad i ngnīmaib firaib forsither `if it be bound' Cáin Ad. 4 (cf. Laws v 448 cited under (a)). ni forregur nech tar a cumang ( = nemo potest ad impossibile obligari) H 3.17, c. 501.3 ( O'Don. 683 ). cf. ni [a]ragar neach tar a cumang, Laws v 466x . niconfil eiter ind riagail i fueregtar `there is no Rule where it is imposed' Mon. Tall. § 68 ( = fuirestar, Ériu ii 224 ).

(d) intrans. remains, stays, continues: fuirghedh occ dín a ríghe ( = may he be spared to protect) BNnÉ 295 § 23 . abair re B. nā fuirighedh a Teamhraig, Ériu iii 170 § 29 . dála an iarmhair ... do ḟuirigh ag áitiughadh Éireann d' éis na dtaoiseach, Keat. i p. 188 . ionad ina fuireochair go lā do bháis, BNnÉ 69 § 113 . do an Criosd a bfochair a eagluisi ... ┐ fuireoghadh choidhche, Luc. Fid. 369 . ma ḟuirigheann ib. With FRI (RE) waits for: ro ḟuiridhset fris MR 276.22 . tabhair a chís ... na fuirig re iaraidh ort do not wait till you are asked for it ZCP vi 272 § 15 . fuirigh rem thagrasa `wait till you hear my argument' Content. xxiii 1 .

See for-rig.