On Sat, 8 Jan 2005, Dennis King wrote:
> Hi Tom,
>>> Ara·chrin cech coms*uidigthe.
>> "Every compounded thing perishes." Buddha, I believe.
> Tús maith!
>>> Fordob·fenaid co fedmaimm.
>> "You complete yourselves so/until/with ..." I'm lost on
>> the last word, and the speaker.
> Note that the 2nd pl. dependent form of the present tense
> is very often identical to the 2nd pl. imperative.
> fedmaimm < feidm
"Complete [perfect?] yourselves with effort." Who said it, I still don't
know. Sounds like another religious figure though.
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