áinmech

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x see áinbech.

1 ainmed

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vn. of ainmid act of drawing attention to a blemish (esp. by satire); satirising; blemish: cin tengad di air di anmet (sic), Laws i 238.12 . colpdach ina eneclann dia air dia a.¤ , iv 352.5 . dia sarughudh, dia ésain dia a.¤ , 346.9 . athgabail treisi . . . im ainme[d] im ecnadach `slandering', i 174.29 . ainmheadh gnuisi. Ériu xiii 44.26 . dogensa t'a.¤ , Dinds. 21 ( RC xv 319 ). fiarfaigis . . . cia dīre doberar inn-ainmedh ┐ inn-āir cen c[h]inta, ZCP vii 300.20 . in drúi . . . d'a.¤ ríg Beirre, Met. Dinds. ii 68.35 . cen m'a.¤ fom' adabair, iii 62.104 . ainsed .i. ainmhedh nó imdergad, O'Dav. 15 . fota in t-a.¤ , Met. Dinds. iii 156.12 . ainfedh .i. ainmeach, O'C. 969 (H. 3.13, 416). Name of a type of satire: lanaír ┐ ainmedh ┐ gláim díceand (among the ten sub-divisions of aircetal aíre), BB 299a28 (cf. Jn. Celt. Stud. i 201 ); 'lampooning' EIS 53 § 4 .

2 ainmed

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n imdai tri n-anmed ind rig `room of the three lampoon- ers', BDD 121 . Dris, Draigen ┐ Aittít tri anmed (leg. anmid or anmeda, ed.) ind ríg, ib. `Perh. for ónmit buffoon', Plummer MS notes.

ainméin

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adj (2 méin): dá mbeath ainmhéin at ollamh `if thy ollave be angry', O'Hara 2157 .

ainmeince

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n (meince) infrequency: gnim n-ingnadh .i. ingnath ara ainmenci, Auraic. 102 . nemgnathach ara ainminci, 2381 .

ainmeinic

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adj (meinic): go ro chingset . . . gus an cconair nanaith- nidh nainminic sin `seldom crossed', FM vi 2032.3 . for an sligedh nagairbh nannaimh nainmeinic unfrequented, Hugh Roe 150.6 (fo. 40a) . In predic. use infrequent(ly), seldom: is ainminic tánic . . . nech ba ferr ináss, ALC ii 388.26 . ba hainminic nothaidhledh a c[h]ossa lár, B. Suibhne § 12 . amhail rob ainminic leó gó sin, FM vi 2256.20 . Compar.: is e is anmencea dogaubar dib Celtica ii 72.78 . an cloch is anminca dib sin 78.287 . With co: co hanminic, O'D. 1638 (H. 5.15, p. 18b). co h-uathad anmenic, LB 155a 62 .

ainmeisnigid

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v (meisnigid) discourages: gar d'ainmhesnigh a n-indtind, Ir. Texts ii 28 § 22 .

ainméit

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n (méit) great size: is dearbh . . . nach raibhe ainmhéid 'n-a bpearsanaibh, Keat. ii 5078 . is leth do lethaib na farrge ar ndul a nainmheid do bí annsin, L. Chl. Suibhne § 21 . a nainmhéid a amadánachta in the greatness of his folly, Prov. v 23 . cuimhne dhamh ar ainmhéad m'fhiach, DDána 32.4 . ainmhéid .i. iongnadh, O'Cl.

ainmer

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adj (mer) very wild, fierce: bríathra ainmheara annradh, IGT Decl. ex. 465 . fa ghlár ainmhear an fhileadh, Content. xxv 3 . léim ainmhear, 7 . asna hiarladhaibh uaisle ainmera ` vigorous ', FM v 1572.8 .

ainmes

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n (1 mess): ainmheas ` pomp ', Eg. Gl. 32 . a n-ainmheas, Is. v 14 .

ainmesach

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adj (1 mes(s)ach): anmesach cach mochtaid over-weening, immoderate(?), Laws iv 376.5 .