dainim

Cite this: eDIL s.v. dainim or dil.ie/14242

Forms: ainim, doiniṁ, doiniṁeach, doinṁeach, doin- ṁighe iā, doinṁim

n f. A fault, blemish . ingar .i. dainim nó goirt nó tiachair, O'Dav. 1102 . cia coata cendánim duib (leg. cen danim): árim ṅguir ganim cechtraig SR 7887 . bid danim (ainim YBL) duit do munter do marbad ZCP iii 5. 20 . bid danim mór mo díth do Chatháir crích RC xxv 22 . bá dainiṁ a dhaithe roimt[h]ig FM v 1706. 8 . dainimh dár macaibh 's dár mnáib marbhadh Maghnasa, Misc. Celt. Soc. 166. 3 . dainim duib a tharngaire, Fen. 86. 19 . uch roḟá- gaib sa charraig Goll...ger dhainim ITS vii 58 , 30 . gan d.¤ , ib. xi 164 . Cf. dainme Fian. 42. 1 : becc a dainme essbaid neoin. díth is dainme LL 393 a 20 .—Here also Misc. Celt. Soc. 406. 13 .—MOD. doiniṁ a blemish, mould, spot O'N. Hence doiniṁeach, doinṁeach blemished , doin- ṁighe iā, f., doinṁim I blemish, stain , O'N. —Cf. ainim.