fromtha

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adj io-iā (part. of fromaid) tested, proved ; often like Lat. probatus used to denote excellence in general : f.¤ .i. dearbtha, Lec. Gl. 119 . féith f.¤ `a withe well-proved' Metr. Dinds. iii 234 . láech na ferg f.¤ , 76 . uch in adaig dorcha dall, | uch in laithi f.¤ finn (i.e. clear, bright ) ACL iii 233 § 3 . d'aisgeadhaibh fromhtha fileadh ` polished ' TD 31.18 . Cf. ni fuil co n-anmain nach molfa | romtha a rath, LL 5238 (38a24 IT iii 106 ) = romhtha, Nat. Lib. 3.73 ; `erprobt' Thurn. Thurn. Zu Ir. Hss. 75 .