On 19/04/2010 10:00 PM, TOM SMITH wrote:
> Regarding the phrase "Lia Adrada", does it appear anywhere in Old-Irish apart from the Brehon Laws (1v. 143)?
The phrase is at AL iv 142 (translation at 143) and is actually "ail
adrada" (= CIH 201.17). The Royal Irish Academy's dictionary (A 66.4f)
notes that it occurs elsewhere in the Laws, but does not cite it from any
other source. (The component words, "ail" and "adrad", are both well