fordicīdia (archaic form ‡ hordi-cīdia, Paul. ex Fest. p. 102 Mull., v. the foll. art.), ōrum, n. forda + caedo, the sacrifice of a cow that is with calf, which was performed on the 16th of April, in honor of Tellus, Varr. L. L. 6, § 15; Paul. ex Fest. p. 83 and 102 Mull., v. the foll. article.