foláir, fu-, fa-, foráil, fu-, fa-

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in phr. ní f. do (lit. ‘it is not too much for a person’), ‘it is necessary,’ ‘one must,’ 130, 1186, 1542, 1810, 1875, 2246, etc.; without prep., ní f. a bheith críochnuighthe, ‘it must be ended,’ 3153; with , ní f. leis, ‘he thinks it necessary, insists upon it,’ 2194. [O. Ir. foróil, furóil, ‘excess,’ opp. to ‘deróil]

Trí Bior-Ghaoithe an Bháis: The Three Shafts of Death. Author: Geoffrey Keating. Editor: Osborn Bergin.