cron

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cron or dil.ie/13107

Forms: -cruin, cronu, cernu

n o, m. (n p. -cruin, Laws ii 354.6 Comm. a p. cronu, BDD² 1041 = cernu, LU 7424 ).

(a) crime, blame, fault : c.¤ .i. cronughadh, O'Cl. ni roleic omun in righ dhoibh c.¤ fair `prevented them reproaching him', Marco P. 17 . ni c.¤ la neach . . . da bhfaie a ben la fer n-aile, 106 . In phr. cen ch.¤ : tri Fothaid Elgga cen ch.¤ (: Garbchon), Corp. Gen. 264.5 . flaith Ch. . . . cen gait, cen ch.¤, cen galar, Airne F. 339 . gen gait, gen c.¤ neich, 368 . fēga lat cen ch.¤ (: col) `honestly', KMMisc. 268 § 40 . lucht loṅg mac nElloith cen ch.¤ , LL 366 . mo chnama gan ch.¤ `stainless', AU i 318.10 = crón, AFM i 434.6 .

(b) (hardly difft. wd.) property, possession; claim : ar ṡeisiodh seghad a sain-ch.¤ saoirdhilsi, Ériu xiii 32.4 . ro det a c.¤ iarsin do mend `he granted his possession . . . to Menn (?)', O'Dav. 1362 . c.¤ .i. sealbugud . . . sainc.¤ .i. selbugud neich coitcinn, 339 . ni fuataghar acht . . . co ruice lias bes nesam do fri c.¤ ┐ coimge, O'D. 649 ( H 3.17, 483 ). cen chaṅgin cruin, LL 17232 . crón .i. a chur a c.¤ no sainigenn i n-urlaim coitcind, O'D. 1631 (H 5.15, 16b). saine c.¤ sain seirce `peculiar possession of peculiar affection', Laws iii 50.27 .i. sainiugad cruid, 52.3 Comm. cetharda re mu téit in aidbriud .i. remud ┐ lamugad, c.¤ ┐ breth, O'D. 1630 (H 5.15, 16b). óenach . . . / . . . cen ch.¤, cen aidbriud, cen dáil `challenge of property', Metr. Dinds. iv 150.59 . c.¤ .i. coitchenn sainchron .i. nemhchoitchenn, O'Curry 1463 ( H 3.18, 650b ). Cf. cen sainc[h]ron, cen indíri, ACL iii 320 § 89 . c.¤ cuilid c.¤ adhuail (adbail, v.l.), Anecd. ii 59.4 . sé scribaill for nech do gní gú-agra nó gúc.¤ `fraudulent claim', O'Gr. Cat. 99.23 ( O'Curry 2103 ). ? tall 'na glé-medóin hi crunn (: sund) `in the midst of her portion', Metr. Dinds. iv 176.22 `for cron possession (?)', Gloss. ? C. . . . do dergiu co c.¤ ┐ co leir i.e. entirely, completely (?), AU i 440.w .