deithnes

Cite this: eDIL s.v. deithnes or dil.ie/15304
Last Revised: 2019

n [o, m.] speed, haste, eagerness: crib .i. deithneas no luas, O'Cl. ar mo deithneas ┐ ar mo dibhrogóid, Ev.Inf. (LFF) 159 § 12 . buaid . . . dethnis `palm of expedition', Fen. 174 . re deithnios . . . na deise deglaoch, SG 272 . do-ní deithbhir ┐ deithneas ré rochtain 'na láthair, TSh. 10335 .