Words and Proper Names

fabhra

883.
Hamp (Eric P.): Varia: III. 5. Irish forú fora ‘eyelash’.
In Ériu 35 (1984), pp. 201–202.
ad T. F. O’Rahilly, in Ériu 13 (1942), pp. 216-217 (BILL 1717). Argues that OIr. forbrú has lenited bh by analogy with abhra, fabhra ‘eyelash, eyelid, (eye)brow’.