donas

Cite this: eDIL s.v. donas or dil.ie/18185

Forms: donusa

n o, m. (but note g s. na donusa , YBL 64a37 ) (dona) IGT Decl. § 11 . ill-luck, misfortune, calamity: meiss .i. donus, LL 162b28 (cf. Metr. Dinds. iii 382.y ). donus ┐ dochnách forra abus, Fen. 232.25 . munab é in d.¤ orm dogénainn féin in cles út, SG 285.26 . rotharrngír donus dia saerthachaibh, BB 266b28 . a chuidecht an donuis, Rel. Celt. i 164.1 . fáth mo dhonais gan fortacht, Keat. Poems 1585 . a naimsir a ndonuis, Jerem. xi 12 . dodhéna misi gáire fa bhur nd.¤ sa at your calamity, Proverbs i 26 . a Dhé is beag, dom donasa (= dhonas-sa) | . . . féachain ar th'ucht solasa, Gadelica 239.9 . dar n-únfuirt san donus an gcéin bhus beó sinn, PCT 1415 . go meudaigheann a d.¤ ┐ a míodhágh é, Donlevy 168.12 . tri donais, Triads p. 37 § 71 .