cairín(e)

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cairín(e) or dil.ie/7928
Last Revised: 2013

n (2 cara) ` haunch, shank ', Meyer Contribb. s.v. caríne. crithnaigset a charíni imbi imar c[h]rand re sruth, LU 6443 ( TBC-I¹ 1929 ) = chairíni, TBC-LL¹ 2591 . sgenach saille ┐ sgenach carinedh `slice of lean meat', RC xxix 220.12 . cairín .i. feoil gan tsaill, O'Cl. a cascairin comadas | dona degmnaib dilmainib 'fitting its curving lean part for the noble free ladies' Angus Matheson Essays 121 § 6 .