1 fordul

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 fordul or dil.ie/23564

 

Forms: fordulu

n o, m. (orig. n. ? Marstrander brings it <* for-diall, RC xxxvii 224 ) going out of one's way; a detour; digression; wandering, straying: fordal .i. do éol .i. seachrán, O'Cl. luid Fergus ... f.¤ mór fadess fetched a circuit to the south LU 4700 . dia tard Feargus in feac[h]t forddail for slogu ... led the hosts ... on a detour BB 397b48 ( Dinds. 144 ). docoid fordal i ndá[i]l ban, Fianaig. 10 § 5 . ba lúath mo chéim cen f.¤ , LU 1307 = Imr. Brain ii 290 . co mbadh co direch no gabadh gan filledh, gan f.¤ ann, CCath. 3473 . dochuadur almha ... ar fainnel ┐ ar f.¤ , AU iii 586 . in long do bheth for f.¤ , Aen. 1236 . gapsat fordal ┐ merugad, Fl. Earls 62.18 . ris téighmis fardul (sic leg.) fedha roaming the forest Acall. 159 . techt fordal conaire, Aen. 194 . dorala fordal conaire ... dona slocchaibh, lá dobhardhoirche na hoidhche, AFM vi 2282.20 . bliadhain ... dhóibh for f.¤ na fairrge, Leb. Gab.(i) i 72 . na tiagat céim forddail a step aside, a deviation LL 189b40 . traig fordail di[a] chonair ria comlund oenḟir `to swerve a foot' RC xiv 398y . pl. arna fordulu no tíag, LU 4725 . In wider sense an error, mistake: ní rad fordaill, RC xx 134.11 ( ACC Comm. ). gnīm cen ḟarddal (: Alban) no errant act Rawl. 86a52 . ni fordal ná imroll robhaoi forn ima fforaithmet, Hugh Roe 162.11 (f. 43b) . gan mor ordul, BB 277b10 = Leb. Cert. 190.6 . cen fordull (: sund) LB 102 marg. sin. Cf. fordallach.