fo-serba

Cite this: eDIL s.v. fo-serba or dil.ie/24089

v (cf. serbad) purloins, steals, diverts fraudulently (?) : ní bi rechta firinne foserba corp caire .i. sabhas [leg. sae- bhas ?] a maith ara carthanaigh leis corp caith dib sech a ceile, O'C. 2601 ( Eg. 88, 51b ) (cf. serbadh .i. saebad, O'Dav. 1465 . serb .i. gait 1466 ). foserba corp caire conach naidm, H 3.18, 245 ( O'C. 464 ). laingille fri somuine foserbut, H 3.17, c. 100.8 ( Laws i 276.19 Comm. : `rents that are due'). diam orc a foir foserbthar `if it be a pig that is stolen out of a style' O'Dav. 1010 .