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fresabra n m. (cf. abra) opposition: ro bui f. ¤ ac Fergus F.'s
authority was opposed
Laws i 76.18 Comm. berid in mBóroma
fó di cen ḟ. ¤ LL 305a15 ( RC xiii 98 ). reim gan freassabra,
80 CCath. 5797 . ba hé in fó co f. ¤ `the stout warrior trained in
contest
' Met. Dinds. iii 58 . cen co beith rosacht na freasabra
ris im airdrigi MR 118.10 . du gab se ... tigernus chuicid
Ulad uili cin f. ¤ , Ann. Conn. 1315 § 2 . ní bhiadh fresabhra
friú ... im oirdhearcus an mhadhma do beith forra the
85glory of having gained the victory would have been theirs
without dispute
FM v 1646 . ... etir chill ┐ tuaith do neoch
bai i ffresabhra friss iii 198 . ni ḟuair do ḟreasabhra ris ...
he had not so much opposition as ... TD 17.41 . Esp. in
phrase: RÍ CEN (CO) F. ¤ a king without (with) opposition,
applied to the high-king of Ireland according as his supre-
5macy was uncontested or otherwise: mad do Leith Cuind
in rí ┐ Leth Cuind ule ┐ oenchóiced al-Leith Moga ace, is
rí Temra ┐ Herenn co fressabra in fer sain, Trip. 524 ( LL
26a25 ). do ní rig Erenn co freasabra de, gin gu beth acht
aenbaili d'Erinn i na ingnais du neoch na roibi aigi fecht
10aile BB 341a12 ( Laws v 50.27 Comm. ). rí go bhfreasabhra,
mar atá rí aga raibhe mórán d'uaislibh Éireann ag cur
na aghaidh fa ḟlaitheas Éireann do bheith na ṡeilbh, Keat.
iii 4963 . rí Erenn co f. ¤ no cen f. ¤ , Laws v 114.10 Comm.
( BB 348b33 . YBL 205a47 ). Toirrdhealbhach Ua Briain,
15rí Ereann co fresabhra FM ii 926 (1086) . do bhí 'na ádhbhar
righ gan ḟreasabhra ML 4.5 ( ML² 30 ). se bliadna a lánrighe
Laigen gan f. ¤ ZCP viii 111.30 . righe gan [ḟ]reasabra [sic
leg.] ix 171 § 6 . ris da raib [f]reasabra [sic leg.] trā | d'uaim,
d'innis nó d'orlēna ib. § 7 .
20Compd. ¤ rí = rí co f. (?): croichet fresabrattrig `a croi-
chet for a King opposed in his government' Laws i 48.13 .

frescastae adj io-iā (part. of fris-acci) a f. ¤ (gl. expectatum)
Ml 68a8 . d s. neph frescestu (gl. insperata [morte]) 36b9 .
d p. nephrescastaib (gl. insperatis [insidiis]) 40b10 .

25 frescech adj o-ā (cf. frescisiu) expectant: cach freiscech .i. is
cuma frisaici anus coir do ┐ anus ecoir, H 3.18, p. 246.31
( O'C. 468 ).

frescenus n m. expectation: in cach bis a freiscenus i ndibaid
(prob. for freiscs-), H 3.18, p. 242a ( O'C. 453 ).

30 frescisiu, frescsiu n n,f. vn. of fris-acci. n s. frescissiu Ml
38a13 , 60a4 . issí ... ind frescissiu 97d10 . fresciso 69b3 .
frescsiu Wb 4a25 , 10c21 . freiscsiu Acr 6a2 ( Thes. ii 2 ).
a s. frescissin Ml 90a11 . 69b3 . frescsin Wb 3a14 . d s. fres-
cissin Ml 53b22 . g s. friscissen 44b29 . frescsen 58c11 , 62c17 .
35Mid. Ir. frescisiu, frescise, frescsiu (-se), sometimes treated
as iā-stem.
(a) looking forward to, expecting, anticipating: ni frescsiu
aní adchí súil (= quod videt quis, quid sperat ?) Wb 4a25 .
cen frescsin báis 3a14 . frescisiu brātha LL 371a25 . robhatar
40sella int sloigh oc frescse in delma, Ériu ii 100 § 7 (here the
sense is nearer to the literal). Esp. expectation, hope of
something desired: ... friscissen indiut `of hope in Thee'
Ml 44b29 . ... frescsen i nDia 58c11 . freisciusa cairdine
(pl. ?), Alex. 335 . in cath ... tall frescisin saeri ... ón uli
45thuathaib which cut off hope of freedom 371 . frescuisiu
imscair [a serf's] `hope of becoming free' Laws v 110.13
Comm. ( BB 348a35 . YBL 204b44 ; in both the -cui- is
expressed by the qui-symbol; but this is also used for -ci
in uisci). hi frescisin eseirge Hy vii 15 . co mbia a frescisi
50De fa deoigh, Lorg an tS. N. 677 . Hence absol. hope (as a
virtue): na dāna trédai, iris ┐ frescisciu ┐ déircc PH 7093 .
na dána oiregda ... .i. baithes ┐ aithrige ┐ frescísiu LB
251b9 . a ndees ina frescsen nemda ZCP iii 450.15 . crann
na freisgisi .i. an dochais, Parrth. Anma 1b16 . Fig. of a
55person: atbath a frescisiu ┐ a ndúal tesaircne (of a slain
leader), TTr.² 1673 . (v s.) a Isu ..., a frescisiu na n-iresech,
Ir. Lit. 80 = a rescisiu LB 74d56 .
(b) looking at, witnessing (?): is faill don cind ... bith
oc frescisin na michur cen a fuaidred `to be looking on at the
60bad contracts without impugning them
' Laws v 444.3 Comm.
= ac a firdecsain ib. 4 .

? frescre n io,n. (m.) perh. corruption of feiscre (féiscre ?),
q.v. Decay, diminution: f. ¤ .i. searg, O'Cl. ni clos dó go raib
freiscri (.i. toibeim) | riamh ar fēile na nUlltach, Sitzb.
65 1919 v 92 § 5 . tri haighi ... d' forcraid tochusa a n-ircomair
ḟeola no coma fri freiscriu, H 3.18 p. 179a ( O'C. 324 ).
freiscre .i. friscaradh gan sergadh, Triads p. 39 § 118 (gl.
on fescred). Cf. follg.

frescrid v ī (frescre) diminishes, wastes: a fréscreann .i. a
70seargann, O'Cl. frescre frescres a hinnile uaithe, H 3.17,
c. 347 ( Ir. Recht p. 65 ). cia no freiscreth a tochus ... uadaib
H 3.17 c. 426 ( O'D. 524 ) = dia seirge , 23 Q 6, p. 47b ( O'C. 1829 ).
See fescrigid.

frescrith n = frescre: dochuaid freiscrith ina t[h]ochus his
75 property has decayed Laws iii 106.13 .

frescsenach adj o-ā (frescisiu) expectant: cach freiscsin .i. ...
cach freiscsenach im seoda H 3.18, 242a ( O'C. 453 ).

fresdal, -del: x see frestal.

fresdiadam v LU 1483 ( MU² 965 , where the ed., p. 116 , takes
80it as ipv. pl. of *frith-ess-indfiad- comparing fresndis, q.v.,
and fresnéidid). Hennessy prints fresdia dam, perhaps
correctly, MU 50 , but his transl. `may I be saved ' is doubt-
ful. See *frisindét.

fresen n o,m. a Frisian: n p. Frainc Fresin Longbaird, Rawl.
85 116b40 = Frainc Frig Fresin ..., Ält. Ir. Dicht. i 31 . Freisin,
Auraic. 224 . a p. Fresiona, Leb. Gab. i 236 . Frainc ┐
Frési ┐ Longbaird LL 29a16 . Cf. d p. fresib LU 8901 ( FB
68 ).