On Di, 17.03.2009, 10:34, Neil McLeod wrote:
> I wonder then could the verb be 'aigid', which does have lenited 'g' and
> which also means 'prosecutes, sets going, forces onto someone'.
> (According to DIL A 110.22, the prototonic forms of 'ad-aig' are also
> supplied by 'aigid'.)
I haven't been following very closely, but so far I did not have the
impression that g and d are regularly confused in this text.
> Cormac iar coraib cen chuibdius
> ro-adair dia fheilius,
> a lis cian ciarb’, olc in turas,
> a lot ina leiges
The two last lines seem to oppose two things:
a lis = a les "his advantage, profit" vs. a lott "his ruin, disadvantage"