indúa

Cite this: eDIL s.v. indúa or dil.ie/28551
Last Revised: 2019

 

Forms: ionnua, Indui

n io, m. great-great-grandson: ni ren in t-athair ni sech macu, sech ua, sech iarmu, sech indue, Laws iv 286.8 . ni hicca cinaid a mic, nach a hai, nach a iarmai, nach a hindai, v 512.2 . ota hindua .i. na geilfíne `of the `geilfine' division,' iv 40.24 Comm. meic ┐ húi ┐ íarmái ┐ indái, Ériu iv 128.12 . ? áildiu innaib (indaib, v.l.), SCC 187 , Celtica iii 309-10 . lucht an tsamhaidh a mboi an tsaoi | ni tharraidh acht a n-innaoí, Mart. Don. 176.z . mairid in claidem sin fos ... ina set maic ┐ úi ┐ innúi `as the treasure of ...,' CCath. 5258. rígh na dhiaidh a mhac 's a ua | a iarmhua fós 's a ionnua, Content. xviii 160. great-great-granddaughter : ionnua Briain a Bréifneachaibh, Éigse xiii 218 ​​​.

In general sense, descendant: ni má ionnúa ro genair on cclainnfreimh ..., Hugh Roe 284.9 . atberait ... comadh innúa do Nuadha Necht Finn .i. Finn mac Cumhaill mic Ṡughailt mic Eltaim mic Baiscne mic N. N., CF 76.99 . fionnua `a grandson's grandchild,' ionnua 'a great-grandson,' O'R.

As npr. m. meic Indui , RC xvi 78.5 .