Last modified on 28 July 2014, at 19:27

formuinethar

Old IrishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From for- +‎ muinethar.

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

for·muinethar (verbal noun format)

  1. to envy
    • c. 8th or 9th century, Codex Laurentinus, Plut. XLV, Cod. 14, s. X, folio 6b, glossing Virgil's Eclogues 3:103:
      fascinat .i. far·muinethar
      fascinat i.e. envies
    • c. 800, Würzburg Glosses on the Pauline Epistles, Wb. 19d27, (glossing aemulantur vobis at Galatians 4:17)
      .i. nob·éttigetar .i. seodoapostoli .i. fordob·moinetar, ní ar bar seirc
      i.e. they are jealous of you i.e. the pseudo-apostles i.e. they envy you, it is not for love of you
    • c. 875, Milan Glosses on the Psalms, Ml. 17b16, (glossing invidentes)
      a for·ménatar
      when they envied

ConjugationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, Dublin [1] s.v. for·moinethar