frithchétfaid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. frithchétfaid or dil.ie/24453

Forms: f.

n (cétbuid) f.¤ opposition , in phrase : i f.¤

(a) in opposition to: ni bí nech a frithchedfaidh araile díbh, Ériu xiii 70 ( H 3.18, p. 625 = O'Cl. s.v.). robui a ffrithchetfaidh na riaghla co nach tissadh `it was contrary to the rule that any ... should enter' Fl. Earls 226.8 .

(b) opposite, in front of: triar i frithchetfaidh in righ ┐ fer a lamha deise, RC xliii 60.10 . a ffrithchédfaidh ┐ a ffiadhnuissi na himháidhe, Fl. Earls 50x . na ffrithchetfaidh opposite them 48.19 .