adamaint

Cite this: eDIL s.v. adamaint or dil.ie/284

n (with unlen. -m-) (based on oblique case of Lat. adamas) adamant-stone, diamond: imm crisdall imm a.¤ , Alex. 84 . an liag aidhne daideimint tug on Aifric, RC xi 321.z . ro fess a mmaith as cach aird / a mágneit a ha.¤ (of India), LL 16197 . adhamoint a n-anmanna, inann sōn ┐ diamont, Marco P. 178 . amhuil adamant . . . dorinne me h'éadan, Ezek. iii 9 . Fig. a a.¤ ar dhúire, PH 8178 . inntinn a.¤ no croidhe cloiche, Eochairsg. 17.2 . Cf. adamas.