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ferchubat

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ferchubat or dil.ie/21702

Forms: fercumat, ferchubat

n o, n. a man's length (? a cubit); later influenced probably by loan-word cubat <Lat. cubitus. fercumat LU 5858 ( TBC-I¹ 1388 ). ferchubat fir i talmain, TBC-LL¹ 6155 = comhḟad fir, Add. co ndechaid in roth f.¤ hitalmain, LU 8852 ( FB 64 ). fercubat isind adnucol (= cubitus de terra super corpus) Lat. Lives 19 = fercubat fir, Trip. 252.28 . pl. co ndechatar secht ferchubat di senamain in tige i talmain LU 8377 ( FB 25 ). inna-airdde ... secht ferchubait (= sex cubitorum 1 Reg. 17.4 ).