1 anbúain

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 anbúain or dil.ie/3423

Forms: -óin, anmhúain, anúain, anbuana

n f. (2 úain). Also -óin. anmhúain anúain f., IGT Decl. § 13 (g s. and pl. anbuana, O'Gr. Cat. 464.22 ; Smaointe B. Chr. 4089 ). misfortune, trouble, unrest: madh a.¤ galair no eigin . . . air, O'C. 304 (H 3.18, 167). acht muna fuil anmuain air do brathair no do dearbrathair i.e. unless his relatives raise any objection or difficulty, 296 - 297 (ib. 163). ní choisc- fidís sin uile anmhuain aenduine a n-ifrinn, RC xxiv 381.16 . 'gá fhaicsin san anbhuain sin (i.e. without food), Dán Dé iv 21 . d'fhóirithin a anbhuaine ( blindness ), 27 . do luigh ar lár na huaighe / d'fhóirithin ar n-anbhuaine, v 11 . adhbhar anbhóine (: Móire), TD 41.7 . do bi an medi sin do gabhadh ┐ d'anmuain air, Smaointe B. Chr. 4047 . do sgoilt a cruí le hanbhóin (:nóin), Measgra D. 64.84 . ar mbeith a nanbhuáin mhoír dhósan, Luke xxii 44 . ní bhí anbhuain i nUltaibh / ná coimhéirghe i gConnachtaibh, DDána 82.37 . crechaidh U. tria a.¤ , MR 138.2 . faccbais . . . a leabhar . . . le hanbuain imtheachta in his hurry to go, BNnÉ 208 § 58 . mór an t-adhbhar anbhuaine (of the last day), DDána 12.11 . gabhaidh crioth ┐ anbhuain é dismay, TSh. 7453 . ná biodh anbhuain oruibh be not dismayed, Jer. x 2 . intinne, anbhuain, crádh, Eg. Gl. 261 . With co: biaid co hanbuain Éri / re forran na fer sin, Fen. 282.19 . Metaph. of a person: Risteard Talbóid anamhóin eachtrann `distress of foreigners', Ó Bruad. iii 134.16 . In phrase: d'úain nó d'a.¤ come weal or woe, see 2 úain.

Cf. anúain.