fornéis

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Forms: forneisin

n f. (vn. of for-indet) telling, declaring, disclosing: f.¤ choibsen divulging a confession LB 10b49 ( Reeves Culdees § 38 ). fornes fir `declaration' O'Dav. 781 , 799 . g s. fiach forneisin [ = -en] do neoch forindet bidbudh, H 3.18, p. 220bw ( O'Curry 394 ). trian fornéisi i taidhi ... .i. trian a n-aisneis gach raota acht tír, O'Curry 2620 ( Eg. 88, 53a ). pl. atait .uii. forneisin forsna talla aoth na eiric, O'Curry 2594 (ib. 50c0 ) = faisnéisi, O'D. 1703 ( H 2.12 p. 2 ) = foirneisi ... .i. ... firaisndeisi ... nach forneis acht fir innisin fair .i. for duine, H 3.18, 646b - 647a0 ( O'Curry 1449 ). Cf. anáil ... foirneis anma tuarusgbháil bethad, Ériu xiii 37.16 . foirnés bhuan beatha dé an anma i gcurpaibh diosoillsi ib. 0 .