Words and Proper Names

riuth fola

17980.
Grace (Pierce A.): From blefed to scamach: pestilence in early medieval Ireland.
In PRIA-C 118 (2018), pp. 67–93.
Attempts to identify various epidemic diseases recorded in the Irish annals, ad 540–795: blefed, buide chonnaill (or crón chonnaill), samthrosc, bolgach, baccach, riuth fola, scamach.