coirne

Cite this: eDIL s.v. coirne or dil.ie/10399
Last Revised: 2013

 

n cawing : grace .i. corne .i. fiach-comrādh .i. guth fiaich leo ┐ as a n-adarcaib dognīdis, Corm. Y 731 . ni cuala a ndomon dire dliged graice coirne crais minguiti 'I have not heard at all of honour-price (or) entitlement for the croaking (and) cawing of petty stammering maws ' UR 36.10 . ? Cf. carna, carna the sound made by ravens Ériu viii 122.8 .