Trecheng Breth Féne
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Trí maic nad rannat orbai: mac muini 7 aurlai 7 ingine fo thrilis. Three sons that do not share inheritance: a son begotten in a brake1, the son of a slave, the son of a girl still wearing tresses.

1 Cf. the expression ‘meirdrech muine’, ‘a bush-strumpet’, Laws v. 176, 4.

2008-06-24 CPD