athrann

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n (1 rann) act of dividing (again); (re-)division: rorandais raind fond n-aile n-athraind at a second distribution (of food), Corm. Y 1018 (88.14). ni bí athroind for selba iar cédna treroind possessions are not further divided after the first threefold division, O'Don. 2194 (Nero A vii, 134b). bráthair athar ┐ mac rannait aithraind a further division, Ériu i 215.19 . athroinn sin ar chró, 32 . cia madh ail leis athranna do thabairt amach don fearann further shares(?), O'D. 2288 ( Rawl. B 506, 26d ). athranna dona ferannuib fuaradar amuigh, O'C. 398 ( H. 3.18, 222a ). atbert . . . ná bad athraind úaid co bráth `he would never yield a new division', Met. Dinds. iv 260.z . biaidh athroinn ar Inis Fáil, Ériu viii 84.75 . ro bātar cind īarna n-athraind `hewn asunder', Arch. Hib. ii 63 § 66 .