1 ainféth

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 ainféth or dil.ie/1330

n (cf. 3 féth and Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 628 ) unrest, turmoil, tumult: óicc fene cona n-ilchaib ┐ cona n-anfeth, Trip.² 936 . troithait ainbthine di dagbesaib .i. . . . a trentimurgun da nanfech i.e. good laws keep them from anarchy, Laws iii 24.22 Comm. ni ba hadhas . . . an anbfeich (anfhéth v.l.) mor sin do chloistin, Anecd. ii 51 § 13 . an t-anféth ┐ in míchostadh, TTr.² 1901 . arna tormanta in sluagh mór ut do anfeth ┐ micostad istir, BB 414a49 . bator iarom ind fir do miḟostad ┐ anfeith lasodain, IT i 266.z (FB Eg.) immusnaerfat anflathi la anfeth cach duba[i] `usurpers will satirise one another with storm of every darkness', RC xxvi 40 § 210 . nach suidhiu mar mannartha anfeth .i. . . . co ro comsgailed iat tre anfeith, O'Dav. 1255 .