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Marion wrote:

> Could we
> see the passage itself, as published in CIH 1859.6f at pp 4 and 6, so
> as to compare it with your new, normalized-spelling version of it, or
> would you expect to find any significant differences between the two
> spellings? 

Well, here you are with the two MSS-versions. I print the text as it is edited in CIH. First what I called C (= O'Curry's 
Brehon Laws transcripts 845 = H 3.18 p. 384 b)

CIH 907

.36 Nin mac magach do feinib luid fo tuaid
.37 a crich nuladh triur marcach do saigid carad ann; scoirset o neocho a tir ba
.38 chenel doib riam, nimba do cuinnce cota hinn; co neper int ba thir friu:
CIH 908
.1 'beridh ar neocha asin tir!' isbert d in dias bui la nine: 'ni m dan duinn
.2 ciacotum scor ar neoch sunn nab ar cuinnchi chota ann'; 'ni hurusa son, rob
.3 lib-si riam, ni biad anad em aire'. Ni fetatar-som co sin armba leo riam a
.4 thir; ni lecset a neochu as    Cartaid d into ba thir a neochu as ar ecin; fogellsat
.5 immi iarum concubar mac nesa, + isbert-side doib fiach ecair etechta forsani
.6 cartus as, + documbaig selb doib a chomai-sin di tellug


And now D (= O'Donovan's Brehon Law transcripts 407 = H 3.17 col. 312)

CIH 1859

.6 Ninne mac matech d'feinib luig fo tuaidh a crich nulud triur marcach
.7 do saigid carut, + scoirset a neocha i tir ba ceniuil doaib riam, nabo chuinche
.8 chota ind; co neipert inti ba tir: 'beiri bur neochu asin tir!' asbert d in dias
.9 baoi la ninne: 'ni mo dan duine ci adchotam scor ar neoch sunn, nabu ar
.10 cuinche coda and'
.11 'Ni hurasa son, roba lib-si riam, ni biad and eimh aire'; ni f*edutar co
.12 sinn armad leo riam a tir: ni leicset a neochu as; carta d inti ba tir a neochu
.13 as ar eicin; fogellsat iarum imbi conchobur mac nesa + bert-side fiach ecair
.14 etechta forsanti cartus a neocha asin tir + comlogh inn cartas as, + dochombi
.15 selba doib a come-sin di telluch. 


> Is there an online checklist of OI legal terminology anywhere about? 

I am only aware of Fergus Kelly's book, but I don't think there will be anything like that on the web? What about the 
fenechas-list?

David