aittes

Cite this: eDIL s.v. aittes or dil.ie/2833

Forms: aiteas, -is, -easa

n m. (aitt) aiteas m. (g s. and n p. -is, -easa), IGT Decl. § 38 . joy, pleasure, sport: cenn aibhe ┐ aitis fear nEreann, FM iv 1146.17 . spóirt is aiteas, Iar Conn. 289.5 . aiteas na mian . . . lé dtig marbhadh an anma . . . , Hackett xxv 21 . gan aiteas i n-ól fleadh with no pleasure in drinking, xxvi 91 . i ngéibhinn, i n-aiteas `in bonds and in joy', E. O'Rahilly xxix 7 . ní fhuil . . . aon-aiteas, aon-chomhfhurtacht, ná aon- laghdughadh pian i n-ifreann = solatium, TSh. 6569 .