aíntech

Cite this: eDIL s.v. aíntech or dil.ie/1539

adj o, ā (2 aín) abstemious, ascetic: cresinech .i. faiscti .i. áintech, Fél.² xlv § 4 = O'Dav. 447 . cith áointech bat romor a abstinait `if ascetic [it is said] that his abstinence is excessive', Mon. Tall. 159.2 (§ 76) . is áintech troiscthech dona deibh iatsom `abstinent and fasting for the gods', Marco P. 179 . fear aintech áibhinn almsanach, RC xii 320 § 1 . an t-érlamh áointeach (: -fáoiltech), BNnÉ 278 § 262 . ba haintech, ba hannac, Lism. L. 1694 . ba haointech ba meas- ardha, FM i 304.10 . iar mbeathaidh aointigh, ernaighthigh, ii 1032.13 .