Forte (Angelo D. M.)

Forte (A. D. M.): ‘Ane horss turd’? Sir John Skene of Curriehill: a Gaelic-speaking lawyer in the courts of James VI?
In SGS 23 (2007), pp. 21–51.
Particularly on some Irish legal terms contained in Skene’s De verborum significatione and Regiam majestatem.
Forte (A. D. M.): “A strange archaic provision of mercy”: the procedural rules for the duellum under the Law of Clann Duib.
In ELR 14/3 (2010), pp. 418–450.
Also on the róe, or formal duel used in early Irish law for the resolution of disputes.
Forte (A. D. M.): ‘An marcach’: a Gaelic sexual metaphor in the legal works of Sir John Skene of Curriehill?
In SGS 28 (2011), pp. 49–54.
Found in the entry on marcheta in Skene’s De verborum significatione; compared to the use of marcach in Toirdhealbhach Ó Conchubhair’s Slán ma do phósadh 9a (as ed. by Margo Griffin-Wilson, 2010).