fúacair, fo-úacair, fócair

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Forms: fuacair, fucair, fócrad, fodúacair, fonocuir, fanócrat, fosrocurt, fusocart, focart, fosrúacar, forfúacart, forḟócart, forrúacart, fosfogart, forócrad, forruacrad, fūacarthi, foigēra, fúaigeora, focertais, focerdais, foiceortar, ḟógair

v (-gair-). Early forms : ipv. 2 s. fuacair, LL 141b46 = fucair, Rawl. 76a21 . 3 s. fócrad, Tec. Corm. § 2.17 . pres. 3 s. fodúacair, Wb. 11b24 . fonocuir, Laws v 224 3 , 5 . 3 pl. fanócrat, LU 3784 ( SCC 35 ). perf. 1 s. fosrocurt, Wb. 24a26 . 3 s. fusocart, Thes. ii 240.18 ( Ardm. 18a1 ). ? focart, LU 3532 ( SCC 28 ). fosrúacar, SR 3514 (-t om. for rime with: do-chuatar ?). with inorganic f, forfúacart, 3729 . forḟócart, 4137 (but : rofuacart, 1230 ). forrúacart, LL 290b45 . Cf. fosfogart, 11a12 (1295) . Pass. perf. s. forócrad, Wb. 19b6 . LU 8184 . forruacrad, LL 275b41 . Vbl. of necess. fūacarthi, Celtica viii 66.74 .

Vn. fócra(e), fúacra (fúacra), later also fúacairt, q.v.

The -ē- fut. is exemplified in later MSS. : foigēra, Anecd. ii 8.16 . fúaigeora, Isaiah v 6 . sec. fut. pl. 3 focertais, focerdais BB 441b15 , 17 . pass. fut. foiceortar, BCC 374.6 .

Later simple vb. with s-pret.: do ḟógair , Aithd. D. 21.36 .

(a) proclaims, announces, makes known, discloses, reveals , generally of important or authoritative statements ; gl. indicare Wb. 11b24 . forócrad duib (céssad Crist) amal bid fiadib no crochthe, 19b6 . fīrinne, ce cruth a[s] fūacarthi? 'truth, how is it to be made known?', Celtica viii 66.74 . rofuacart [Dia] damsa is d'Adam : torud craind ... bethi mairb dia nd essabair, SR 1230 . forfuacair M. in eseirghi n-airrdirc dia n-ebairt ..., RC xvii 341.32 (Tig.) = foruaccart in eassgaire, AFM 979 (= `proclaimed' Ann. Clon.). foigera cach tuaidh a bhara, Anecd. ii 8 ( Airne F. 260 ; v.l. cath ; leg. cath thuaidh ?). fúagair ós áird cry aloud Isaiah liv 1 . fúagraidh croidhe na n-amadan amadánacht, Proverbs xii 23 .

With personal obj. : do ḟógair an ben í fein don loing made herself known to Ériu v 184.393 . cf. doratsat uili a mbreitir ... fri A. connach focertais cipe comairli doberad doib, BB 441b15 , in tan ... rogab A. for ar ccill ... nach focerdais na fir aili fair ib. 17 .

Passing into sense denounces: fúacrad do chach a chloíni (duty of an erenagh), Ériu iii 106.8 (cf. Wb. 24a26 cited below under (d)). co ffoccarthaoi slán é d'ionchaibh a chomairgedh `that they might proclaim him not entitled to protection' AFM ii 1072.12 . noch ḟúagras an cionntach ceart `who justify the wicked' Isaiah v 23 .

Cf. in tand do fuagair agh when he announced a stag (i.e. gave the view halloo ?) IGT, Verbs ex. 420 .

(b) commands, orders ; warns , folld. by vn. or subordinate clause and DO or FOR of person : forfúacart Forainn ... for feraib ... Egept | na beth dó dín ..., SR 3729 . forḟócart Moisi ... forsin sluagh ... co ro marbtais in morslúag 4137 . focairther o Chund ... do Chumull facbáil Banba, Metr. Dinds. ii 74 (= asbert fris Ériu d'ácbáil, LU 3170 ). forócrad do Bricrind fácbáil in tigi, LU 8184 ( FB 13 ). forḟuacrad o Philip ... airmitniugud na huasal-baindse sin, Alex. 52 . cebē da foicerthai imtheacht, Lec. 420a19 = foigeortha, BB 191b1 . do fuagradh isin tsenrecht can muic do ithe, Maund. 61 . fōgrais a pēin mōir gan ōr ... do glacadh uaidip, Fl. Earls 78.26 . focrais Saul do claind I. na beth Dauid i crich ... occu, LB 129b8 : fucair ... do chlannaib Seth ... | naro ḟaema duine dib | ingena claine Caín, Rawl. 76a21 (= LL 141b46 ). focairther o Dil arna rogonta nech ... dona Déisib, Ériu iii 140z . fógair dhamh teacht `jube me ... venire' TSh. 2162 ( Matthew xiv 28 = aithin díomsa dhul NT 1602 ). a n-oibreachuibh nach fuagarthar, da ngarthar supererogativa, Luc. Fid. 306 . With personal object : nach focre fond[o]tocerthar any warning wherewith thou shalt be warned (= whensoever thou shalt be warned) Bürgschaft 22 § 65b .

(c) f.¤ cath (for nech) proclaims battle on, challenges (someone) to battle: fúacrais E. comlond dó féin ... forro, LU 8920 ( FB 69 ). forruacrad iarom cath lind indiu, LL 275b41 . fuacraid ... cath no comracc oenfir for Tadg, LU 3195 ( RC ii 90 ). forruacart ... comrac desse for Eogan, LL 290a45 ( RC xiii 456 ). fuacairthir uad cath no cain | o Lugaid for firu Fáil, LL 210a29 . foccrais cor gleaca fair challenged him to a wrestling-match CCath. 2937 . is e int E. rofocrad comrith n-echda ar gach fer who used to challenge every man in horse-racing TTebe 2305 . do ḟógradar cath ar thri macaibh C., Keat. ii 1462 . With omission of direct obj. : ro ḟócair ḟort in a thig he challenged thee Metr. Dinds. iv 364 . Cf. also : ro ráidh Berach fris : Fuaccair-si iad sin ar tús ... ┐ ni rofúacair forra acht ro theilcc forra ... `challenge [warn ?] them' (before attacking them) BNnÉ 38 § 72 .

(d) with person as obj. proclaims (in hostile sense), denounces ; declares outlaw, banishes: cf. fosrocurt duib (gl. multi ... quos saepe dicebam vobis) Wb. 24a26 . fusocart Éndae C. fu bíthin creitme had denounced them because of their believing Thes. ii 240.18 ( Ardm. 18a1 ). fócrad foglaide `let him proclaim [i.e. banish] robbers' Tec. Corm. § 2.17 . rofhuacratar in drai asin tír `ordered ... out' Lism. L. 1223 . raith tar cend cet-muintire fonocuir a cetmuinter, Laws v 224.5 . conad hi sin [viz. Herodias] cetben chuil rofuacrad riam isin domun who was publicly denounced ZCP xiv 148.7 . go foigeoradh ri Erenn ... aisde é would banish him therefrom (i.e. from Rathain) BCC § 121 . foiceortar ... as do tighernas tu, § 348 (p. 374) . ro fuaccradh Ua C. ┐ Ua M. fó Érinn were proclaimed (traitors) throughout Ireland AFM v 1496 . fuagarthar ón eaglais iad mar lucht dún-mharbhtha ... `ab ecclesiis excludantur' TSh. 4640 . With FOR (AR) (cf. (b)) : oirne an uair do ḟógrubhar `after thou hast banished me' TD 3.44 . With obj. of thing repudiates, disclaims: mad forfoccra curu a meic co fiastar cāch, Laws iii 58.2 . cipe fāsus do chathugudh in lai-si fos fuacraim-si ┐ atcuirim whatever accrues from to-day's fighting I renounce and reject CCath. 4600 . Cf. fir ... na fograither cuir whose contracts are not disclaimed Ériu xiii 31.22 .

(e) with acc. of thing and DO of person adjudges, awards (to) ; orders to be given (to), hands over: ro fhócair a ccadhas féin d'eacclais ┐ d'ealadhain (i.e. announced that the privileges of church and poetry should be respected) AFM v 1666 . ag sin th' oighen acc an cceithirn ... ┐ fuagraim duit é ... Gabhaim lais, iv 788 = Focraim h'aigin det ... Gaibim lais, ar in C., Ann. Conn. 1406 . gur eirgettar na leinibh béo ... ┐ do fhoccair da maithribh iatt delivered them over to their mothers BNnÉ 198.4 . With Ó of person adjudges from, takes away from ; (reflex.) gives up claim to, renounces (publicly) : d'fhógair an abdhaine uaidh he resigned TSh. 5058 . ro foccradh uatha an baile don iarla they surrendered the castle to the earl AFM vi 2108.17 .