ainécht

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ainécht or dil.ie/1269
Last Revised: 2013

n (écht) evil deed: 'na tuinn técht / gan olcc, gan ḟeall, gan a.¤ , Anecd. i 33 § 63 . na háirmheamaoid ar gcréchta / is ná maoidhid ar n-ainnéachta, O'Hara 4500 . maicc .x. bliadnae forbrister o faindecht (leg. ainecht, ed.) (= qui validioris facinore oppressus fuerit), Ériu vii 146 § 34 , but more probably abstract noun from fáenaid, Ir. Penit. 275 n. 11 .