Cite this: eDIL s.v. ferchuitred or dil.ie/21703


n o, n. (?) ` proportion (?), complement (?) of men'; explained as a group of three men having some common bond or affinity: fearchuidreadh .i. fearchoimthrítheach .i. beith na mbuidhnibh tríair, O'Cl. (but cf. cuitred) fercuidred fer nEreand inso cach triar, TBC-I¹ 3520 (following a list of warrior-triads, each of men bearing the same name). tancadar in[n]a ferchuidreda, 3534 . Ferchuitred Medba `Meadb's husband-allowance' (title of a story) Ériu ii 174 n . Anecd. v 17 . See follg.