1 frecnairc, frecndairc

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 frecnairc, frecndairc or dil.ie/24261

Forms: frecndaircc, frecṅdairc, frecndirc, frecṅdairc, recdairc, frecnairce

adj i (<* frith-con-derc, GOI p. 514 . Cf. 1 écndairc). O.Ir. frecndaircc, Wb. 32c18 . frecṅdairc Sg. 153b5 ; g s. m. frecndirc, Wb. 14b10 , in betho frecṅdairc Ml. 128d 15 cf. isind recdairc , PCr. 64a1 (for -nd- see GOI p. 113 ). lit. `visible opposite' RC vi 319 , hence present

(a) of time : baas frecndaircc `present death' Wb. 32c18 . for na hulcu frecnarci ┐ tódochaide, PH 4121 . isin bith f.¤ -sea, LU 1996 ( FA 6 ). fo chricha in betha f.¤ , LL 168b11 . go mí medhoin foghmair na bliadhna freacnairce, AFM v 1780.4 . o lucht an bethad f.¤ , Ann. Conn. 1402 § 5 . In gramm. the present tense: isind ḟrecndairc, Sg. 166a5 . do frecṅdairc imperfecto present imperfect 147b2 . Cf. in aimsir frecnairc = praesens tempus Auraic. 86 . hi togarmim ḟ.¤ (gl. in demonstratione) Sg. 207b5 .

(b) present, on the spot, in evidence: conid f.¤ Crist ... don eclais, PH 6824 . pl. (of women :) debthaige frecnairce `quarrelsome in company' Tec. Corm. § 16.9 . f.¤ fri hecnairc anois, | a lucht imdénma in ḟenchuis `present with absent (i.e. bards of the present and past)' Metr. Dinds. iii 54 . (hence prob. freacnairc .i. an aimsir atá do láthair, O'Cl., Gwynn. Hermathena xiv 475 ). écn[d]airc fri f.¤ , techn. term for a fault in prosody , using both 2nd and 3rd persons in address e.g. Auraic. 5172 ff . : trefocul ... can ecnairc fri f.¤ , Auraic. 5057 ( LL 37a9 ), cf. Auraic. 1942 , 2056 , 2161 . uathadh fri hiolar, ... eccnairc fri freacnairc (faults avoided in bairdne) Ériu xiii 43.25 . cf. acaldam hi f.¤ (gl. sermo rectus) Sg. 204a5 .

As subst. presence: ní ḟuilngeadh bochta ... ina freacnairc, Aisl. Tond. 93 § 1 = ina ḟiadnoisi, p. 120 . ro léicc fora ghluinibh é ina ḟrecnairc, AFM vi 2294.4 .