1 fodb, fadb

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 fodb, fadb or dil.ie/22569

Forms: fadhb, fadhbh, fudhb, fadhbh, fodb, ḟaidb, fodba, fodbu, fodb, fadb, fuidb

n o, n.; later m. and f. fadhb (v.l. fadhbh) (m.) IGT, Decl. § 96 . Cf. fudhb ib. fadhbh (f.) § 39 . a s. (or a p. ?) fodb, LU 5144 ; - 51 . g s. ind ḟaidb (: glégairb) SR 6461 . n a p. fodba, Ml. 92d2 . a p. fodbu, LU 9096 . g p. inda fodb , Philarg. 91 ( Thes. ii 362 ; 47 ). na fadb , SR 6466 .

Spoils (usually coll.) generally of clothing or equipment taken from the dead, but sometimes of booty in general; used distributively in pl.: gl. manubiae Ml. 92d2 . exuviae Philarg. 91 . fodb d'aesclad .i. cetach in mairb do uisgeluagh, O'Dav. 170 . Cf. fadhbh (an duine), IGT, Decl. § 39 . fodba .i. ondi as fodb .i. ut est isinti is marb, O'Mulc. 566 . leg. uestis indí? But cf. fodb .i. ondi as food graece .i. utis ┐ fosba .i. ba aid i fos inti is marb, Phil. Soc. Trans. 1859, 211 < H 3.18, p. 81.2 ). gabais in sluag raind ind ḟaidb SR 6461 . gonaidsom ... in fersin ┐ dobert a chend ┐ a f.¤ lais, LU 5144 . tabairt foidb fir do tuit a re, Laws v 298.9 (glossed .i. tabairt airm ┐ etaig). ní ba maiss leiss echrad no fuidb no airm do brith ona corpaib, TBC-LL¹ 687 . fir marbha d'athghuin san ágh | fadhbha a ttachruibh do thionál IGT, Decl. ex. 1115 . darochair Patrócuil ri Hectair ┐ ruc a chend ┐ a ḟadb ┐ a étach de, LL 240a38 ( TTr. 1744 ) ro thinolsat fadbu ┐ armu in lochta ramarbait, LL 226a42 ( TTr. 672 ). ac bein a ḟodbha don cathmilid, Aen. 2526 . iar n-aiream na ḟódb, Alex. 153 . d'adbaib ┐ d'édalaib in ārmuigi, MR 316.11 . re himad ḟolt ┐ ḟadb, 240.2 . fuairset ... edála móra d'eidedh, d'arm ┐ d'faidhbh na nGall, AFM iv 850.19 . gusin leic forar chuirsetor ... crannchor for faidp ┐ etach Crist, Fl. Earls 200.20 . g s. as attrib. (?): biaid brattán fuidb im nech, LL 275b12 ( PRIA xxxvi C 267 ). trēn uindes as do des | maidid asnae foidb, TBC-I¹ 2695 = mebait mh' asnae fuidb, TBC-LL¹ 3960 .

Cf. la mac fir néit fadb corcra, LU 455 = RC xx 150.15 (faidb v.l.). Auraic. 5395 .

Compds. ¤charn a mound of spoils: dorinne ... duma dha collaib ┐ fadhbcharn da n-édaigibh, CF 371 . ¤dlús denseness of spoils (?): fadbdlús ┐ forlethi na fear ... ina fuathlaigib faena, MR 316.13 (i.e. lying close together? compd. prob. formed for alliteration). ¤rand division of spoils: Finnachta na f., LL 183a21 ( Arch. Hib. ii 61 ). ? ¤scaílte: re himad ḟolt ... ┐ finnfaid uathberrtha fadbscailti, MR 240.3 .