Dennis King wrote:
>> There are a couple of articles in Éigse on this, one by Ó Cuív in #8,
>> and one by Greene in #12.
Ah yes, that makes much better sense than 'a pair of trousers'! Thanks
very much for the summary. DIL has a citation from Agallamh na
Seanórach. (As that text is early 13th century, it is still (just a
little) too late for Middle Irish.)