fordécsin

Cite this: eDIL s.v. fordécsin or dil.ie/23524

Forms: fordécsana, fordechsanu

n (and by metathesis fordéscin) i,f. (strictly d s., cf. déicsiu); n s. not recorded) surveying, observing, recon- noitring: rochuir techtaire do f.¤ ... na long, TTr.² 836 . foitir in fer ... do fordecsin ┐ do chor ṡulu tairsiu LL 403a13 . do ḟordéscin gasraidi Gréc 235a41 ( TTr. 1359 ). ic fordescain in muighi uathu, CCath. 3529 . g s. tánic ... aimser fordécsana in mara, TTr.² 439 = fordechsanu LL 402a6 .