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fíthal

Cite this: eDIL s.v. fíthal or dil.ie/22244

Forms: Fíthal

n (cf. Lat. vitulus. See also ZCP vi 435 ) a calf: f.¤ laogh bó, Corm. Y 583 . Cf. baothān (.i. laogh) ferb (.i. bō id est Fithil), ZCP v 484 § 9 (kenning for npr. Fíthal ). fiothal (fíodhal) a fairy, hag or goblin ' P. O'C. ? a Fithail ... ní íath dochor for rathaib | fathaig cid fir nach fithail (: lithaib) LL 149a23 (: síthaig, Hib. Min. p. 82 ) = men that are not Fíthals, i.e. as well as F. (?). Cf. ní luaithe innte (= san uaigh] an fíothal foirbhthe ... ná an muarḟear groidhe Ó Bruad. iii 8 .

saigthige

Cite this: eDIL s.v. saigthige or dil.ie/35970

n , f. (saigthech) aggressiveness, claim : ri s.¤ a ríge ┐ a flaithiusa for ferannaib in talman, LL 218a1 ( TTr. 69 ). a sōere, a ssaidbri, a saigt[h]ige, Ériu iv 162.7 . tar éissi du airm ┐ du shaigdige, Trip.² 1764 . adcota sóire soigthige, RC xlv 15 § 30 = LL 345b10 (Senbriathra Fíthal) `freedom begets aggressiveness' (saíthe, soichlidi, v.ll.). ? a suit at law: as meise cacha saigte[c]he for aitiri `in every suit a hostage is to be adjudged (?)', Cáin Ad. 39 (saigtighe, v.l.).