altrannas

Cite this: eDIL s.v. altrannas or dil.ie/3042

n o, m. (altra) fostering, fosterage, nurture: do cleamnus . . . ┐ d'ailtrindus, O'D. 592 (H 3.17, c. 448). luidh Fiachra . . . co Teamhraigh do chuinchidh altrandais for rīcch Ērenn .i. a rogha dia cloind (i.e. to ask that he might choose one of the king's sons to foster), ZCP xiv 218.9 . arna tuca a.¤ cisa . . . forsin eclais, O'Dav. 62 . dīburtud .i. . . . dered n-ērea indsin .i. a.¤ .i. arnā rob olc menma neich īarom, Corm. Y 425 = altram for chinadus natbé drochmenma iaram, Corm. p. 15 . Cf. dabruidiud altrannus ar na rab olc menma neich .i. altrandus gin tanaisi isin tan sa, O'C. 1001 (H 3.18, 427b). cleamhnas ar deis duine féin / is a.¤ i n-imgcéin, DDána 66.9 . mar iomchras an tathair altrannus leanbh, Num. xi 12 .