ainicht

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ainicht or dil.ie/1388

n (icht) cruelty, inclemency, harshness: in t-ainiocht dorigne T. . . . ar Brian `barbarity', Caithr. Thoirdh. 135.30 . na dena aimricht (anicht v.l.) orm, Fier. 220 . trés an ainiocht do-rónsad ar a ndearbhráthair, TSh. 4686 . tres an ainiocht, DDána 84.28 . drong an aineachta, 101.13 . fá ainiocht na Scot ┐ na bPicti, Keat. ii 6120 . Compd. ¤rún: i n-éaruic a n-ainiochtrúin `for their rebellious will', PBocht 16.1 .