3 fochair

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 3 fochair or dil.ie/22421

Forms: —ech

n some branch of poetic science (?): foghlaintidhe .i. fear aga mbí eólus i ndeich leabhraibh d'ḟochoir aige, sin goirthear de fear tiachtana fochoireach `a man who has knowledge of ten books of science ... a man who is acquiring science' O'Curry MS. Mat. 494 (from H. 5. 30 = fear tiachtana focairi, O'Don. 920 (< H 3. 17 c. 654 ). des- gibal .i. fear aga mbí fochoire uile .i. da leabhar déag na fochoireach ib. The form in —ech may be g p., see follg.