femnach

Cite this: eDIL s.v. femnach or dil.ie/21596

n ā,f. (coll. fr. femmain) sea-weed, or edible water-weed: f.¤ no duilesc, Laws i 170.13 Comm. f.¤ bolgach, Thr. Ir. Gl. 37 (= femmuin mbolgaig, Bodl. Corm. s.v. prull ). sruth lās min-femnoig immach `that casts forth small weeds' Arch. iii 306 § 3 . do muraig, do mór-ḟemnaig, Met. Dinds. iii 192.28 . g s. oc buain ḟemnaige, Thr. Ir. Gl. 37 = na fem- nuige, Corm. Y 1059 (na femna, Bodl.). dorn feamnoidhe ZCP x 280.12 . See femmach, and femmain.