énán

Cite this: eDIL s.v. énán or dil.ie/20057
Last Revised: 2019

 

Forms: enain

n o, m. (1 én) a little bird: ro chachain in t-enan dona nemdaib, Fél. June 23 n. delbais dá énán dëac, | passir a n-anmann, Ériu xviii 10 § 2 . Fig.: in t-enán dil dein | la Ciaran i Cluain (on a king's death), Lec. 620 a7 = AFM 733 . See also énín. Cf. pis enain a plant-name , ACL i 333.9 ; 336.104 . tenga enain 'greater stitchwort', Rosa Angl. 142.8 , Irish Wild Plants 259 . Cf. tengae II.