ainicin

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ainicin or dil.ie/1390

Forms: ainéigen, ainécin

n (éicen). ainéigen, Ériu v 76.16 . ainécin, Mer. Uil. 79 . great violence, outrage, oppression: gach olc is gach a.¤ da ttainic, BNnÉ 206.25 . intí nach aithfe in a.¤ út ar an óclach, SG 213.9 . a Dé neime . . . is tu domrat isin a.¤ i filim, D IV 2, 72va18 . ni rofuiling nech riam aithgein na hainiccne, 67rb25 . d'aithe a áiniccne fair, AFM v 1368.21 . Attrib. g s. d'á easbadhaibh ainigni, MR 292.5 . In phrase beirid a.¤ for inflicts violence on: da tuccad in ainigín gnima ┐ in dimicin aithisi o Grecaib for Tr., BB 431a34 . na h-amainsi ┐ na hainigne tucais ar Ulltaibh, MR 202.6 . co tugsat esbada ┐ áinigin imdha orra (i.e. on a defeated army), Celt. Rev. iv 116.26 . Perh. also bidh iat sain a hangin | a angil sa hanfaid, Anecd. ii 41 § 17 . Cf. ainigin?