fundam(e)int

Cite this: eDIL s.v. fundam(e)int or dil.ie/24959

Forms: funndament, fondaiminti, fonndaimeinntighe

n f. (Lat. fundamentum) foundation, basis: ní raibe nach fundment fon tech, Aisl. Tond. 112 § 1 = funndament , 137 . in trath gortuighter in fundamint = laeso fundamento Rosa Angl. 122y . is é fundaimeint ... do chuir fá chathair na B. = posuit fundamentum civitatis B. TSh. 3015 . nach bí fundaimeint fhorasta ... fúithe, 1678 . fundamint an creidim, Maund. 72 . Isa Crist is frem ┐ is fundamint icon eclais, Grail 2203 . fondament eolais, Leb. Gab.(i) i 62 n.12 . g s. gne fondaiminti do chor na urthimchell (in tseipeil), Fl. Earls 124.28 . pl. fonndaimeinntighe bhalla na caithreach, Rev. xxi 19 . Cf. cen fúndamit faí, PH 7816 . príomhghabhláin dana fundameanndum príomhfhoghluim an dána (= branches which spring from the prime study of [poetic] art) IGT, Introd. § 2 .