Natfraech

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Forms: Natfraích, Natfroich, Nadfraich, Nadfroich, Nathfraich, Nafraich, Nadhfraich, Nadfraoich, Natfraoich, Nadarchu, Nadfoglaid, Nadfoglaith, Nadfeíc, Nadslog, Natsluaig

o, npr. m. The first component may be a weakened form of niath (niad) gs. of nia `nephew', cf. filios Nioth Fruich, Thes. ii 269.34 ( Ardm. 15b1 ). Nathfraich, LL 321d12 . Natfráich, Cóir Anm. 45 (expld.: Áth Fraich . . . is de ro hainmniged). g s. Natfraích, Trip. 196.1 . Natfroich, ib. 16 . Nadfraich, Fél. 132.18 . Nadfroich, 206.22 . Nathfraich, LL 320c62 . Nafraich, AU 634. Nadhfraich, 661 . Nadfraoich, BNnÉ 106.15 . Natfraoich, Keat. ii 4909. For formation cf. Nadarchu, AU 779 ; Nadfoglaid, LL 328c41 (g s. Nadfoglaith, ib. b16 ); Nadfeíc, ib. d27 ; Nadslog, 321a42 , Natsluaig, Trip. 166.17 , cf. AU 769 ; mac Nadsuind, LL 323f31 . Cf. also Dathí (later form of Nathí).