aintestach

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n (ainteist) unreliable witness: ar bhréigsgeulaibh ainteastach, Keat. i 10.24 . go bhfeudfadh ainteastach breug do reic ris, 12 . innisin sceul ainteasdach do bhí fuathmhar d'Éirinn ┐ aineolach i n-a seanchus `false witness', 74.5 .

aintestas

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(a)n quality of an ainteist: ma deithbirius a liud fair im andtestus, Laws v 460.33 Comm. dainí (sic) esinnraic de ┐ is ecen do cumal andtestais ┐ arra andtesta, O'D. 2341 ( Rawl. B 506, 38a ). cred ar son a fuil cumal an anntesta[i]s? . . . cia beres an cumal anntestais? . . . ata an cumal sin on ainnteist, O'C. 1964-5 (H. 4.22, 12). cia thsaoras in teist in nannteist . . . ar fiacha, ni thsaorann ar cumal an anntestais . . . ┐ an cumal sin is ar cethraime vii. cumala ata, 2576 -7 ( Eg. 88 fo. 48(49)d ).

n (b) bad reputation: atáit a secht déc doberaid anntestus du duine .i. . . . doberait drochtestus do duine a mbeith air, O'Gr. Cat. 97.11 .

Ainticríst

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Forms: Aintcríst

pn m. Also Aintcríst Antichrist: amail aimsiges int aintcrist indi cāich (of the devil), ZCP xii 368.18 . an tainticríosd . . . morán d'ainnticríosduibh, 1 John ii 18 . sgél ainntecrisd annso . . . Diabul . . . a curp daena .i. antecrist, Lism. L. xix 19 . Cf. ainchríst.

aíntige

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n (aíntech) abstemiousness: tuc dam áintighe iar croes, Ir. Lit. 22.6 .

aintigernamail

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adj (tigernamail) tyrannical: t'impirdacht ainti- gernamhail ainbreathach féin, De Contemptu 1945 .

aintír

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n (tír) bad land, useless land: andomain . . . .i. ainm antire [.i.] moin ┐ lothrach, O'C. 123 ( H. 3.18, p. 75a ).

aintirmach

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n (tirmach) great drought: robharta ro thesbaigh ┐ eallscoth aintiormaigh, FM v 1680.8 .

aintreise

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n (1 treise) weakness: ní h-éister rem' aintreisi, Misc. Celt. Soc. 332.28 . mun fhaisnéiseadh m'a.¤ , Ó Bruad. iii 56.2 . oppression, tyranny: ainntreisi a thigerna, BNnÉ 109 § 39 .

aintrén

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Forms: aintreān

adj (trén) very strong: séideadh do ghaoith ro aintréin, Acts ii 2 . aintreān, Párl. na mB. 1088 excessive power (?), Gloss. Cf. aindréim.

aintrend

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adj (4, 5 drenn? See Lochlann ii 220 ) very strong: trí hana antreinn, 'three wealths in barren places', Triads 147 . in ner[t] n-antrend na cáemnacair clód na costod (of a hero), LL 6456 . As subst. am dillid dimain dootair d'éis aindreind ardUlad `the fierce one', Ériu viii 173.3 . Freq. of rough or unproductive land: andrend .i. ainmin tíre .i. ni trēn fri clanna gan urba, O'Mulc. 104 = ni tren fri clandugad narbha, O'C. 124 (H. 3.18 p. 75). drénd .i. garb unde dicitur aindreand (.i. sliab), Thr. Ir. Gl. 15 . cis lir fodla antrenni? a tri . . .. antrenn, ┐ anmín ┐ andomain, Laws iv 276.16 Comm. antrenn .i. sliab fraich ┐ aiteann, 18 Comm. antrend, cumala da bo ndec seisc nairi, 278.5 Comm. suifid antrenna i n-ōg- lanna `mountains will turn into perfect lands', RC xxvi 48 § 259 . maith a h-eathamh sa haindreann / fo cheann tairm- cheall a tulach, Hard. ii 302.y .

aintrennda

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Forms: aindrenda

adj (aintrend). Also aindrenda. strong, fierce, rough, etc. Freq. of persons and animals: duine aindreannda agarbh aindgidh, TFrag. 162.19 . anraidh . . . antrenta, CCath. 5368 . slóigh . . . aindreanda Uladh, ML 82.3 . co gnuis mucnai n-aintrenntai, BLism. 109b27 . an ben . . . uathmar antreannta, Ériu v 148.39 . ainmide adbul ainttrendda, BNnÉ 222.23 . o threthan . . . na heachraidhi āille andrennda ēgcēillidhi, Fl. Earls 186.11 . Of battles: gleo amnus aindrean- da, Hugh Roe 72.25 (fo. 19b) . urluighi arrachta ainntreannta, ZCP vi 275.5 . tuccus urchar ainttrennta / don chlocc chrúaidhsi atchí, Ir. Texts iv 72 § 12 . iorghal aighthidhe ainttrennda, FM vi 1950.24 . ba h-aindreanda ainiardha an imaireacc, v 1428.13 . do sgainnir . . . aindreanda, MR 272.15 . Of land rough, unproductive: gebus iatha aindtréannta, BR 198.11 ( BB 278a9 ). iatha aindtrenta, LL 386a27 . ain- dreannda .i. ainmín, O'Cl. Superl. ri . . . is antrenta re hescardib, Ann. Conn. 1224.2 .