apdaine

Cite this: eDIL s.v. apdaine or dil.ie/3872

Forms: a.

n , f. (ap) status or office of an abbot: tecmongur celdag hi cluain mac nóis im cosnam na ha.¤ `there arose a contention in C. over a contest for the abbacy', Mon. Tall. 162.12 (§ 85) . nochon airimfe mo bendachtain-si maní airime abdaine mo ecailsi, Trip.² 727 . forácaib . . . B. . . . i n-abbdaine, 1681 . ro gab Turgeis fein abbdani Arda Macha, Cog. 8.15 . Of the papacy, status of pope: iar ngabail abbdaine do Mh., PH 651 . do tabairt abdaine na Roma do, RC xlvi 228 § 7 . ecclesiastical supremacy in general: géba a.¤ ┐ cumachta forsin domun (of Christ), PH 2272 . i n-abdaine for ainglib, 6385 . cosnamh cennachta ┐ a.¤ insi Bretan, Lism. L. 2531 . In secular sense: ainm a abdhaine gin acht / fuaír `master- ship', Cóir Anm. 241 . For a.¤ used of monastic lands see Skene, Celtic Scotland ii 343.8 , cf. 409.4 .