laingfitir

Cite this: eDIL s.v. laingfitir or dil.ie/29422

Forms: laincire

n also -pheitir, -fetir, -fitil (ON lang-fjoeturr, -fitel, Bidrag 25 . See also Éigse vi 63 - 4 ) fetter between the fore and hind legs of cattle; also fetter between head and fore-leg. Mod. Ir. laincire, etc. langfiter . . . .i. lang fota. feitir .i. glas na nGall [.i.] urchomul. langfiter .i. glas fota bís iter chosa cinn ┐ cos[a] tóna, Corm. 26 = -pheitir, Corm. Y 812 . langḟitil itir a cenn ┐ a cosa, Laws i 174.7 Comm . laingfiter iter a cenn ┐ a cosa, v 478.17 Comm . in l.¤ iter a cenn ┐ a cosa, O'D. 1565 ( H.5.15, 3b ).