Ar 6:47 PM +0100 5/9/99, scríobh Patrick Brown:
> Am I right in assuming that ri/astrad is the noun, "contortion"?
Tá an ceart agat - Right. The mod. spelling and pronunciation
are "riastradh" (REE-uh-struh; REE-uh-stroo in Ulster). In OI
the final -d would have been pronounced as the "th" in "then".
>>I always understood it to be a sort of convulsive fit,
>>if that doesn't sound too unromantic.:-) mg
"Warp spasm" a thug Kinsella air - níos measa fós - ach fileata.
Cleas a dhéanfadh spásárthach i lár catha teasaí ar Star Trek an
rud is túisce a thaganns im chloigeann. Yipes.
> At one point during CC's combat with Fer Diad, when
> Fer Diad is getting the upper hand, two friends from the si/de,
> Dolb and Indolb, come to CC's aid invisibly [...]
> What do their names mean?
dolb = sorcery, illusion