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anmain

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Forms: fanamain

n f. IGT Decl. § 10 , Verbs § 73 (anamuin). Also fanamain. Late vn. of anaid (cf. anad).

(a) act of remaining, staying, waiting: d'anamhain ní headh do-chuabhair you did not mean to stay, DDána 26.3 . a haitreab . . . anamna its place of abode, CF 54 . denaid anmain ḟoistine, KMMisc. 313.21 = ainmne as foisdine, BCC 384.15 .

Freq. with prepp.: anbhain innti caic[idh]is, AU iii 116.20 . gan anmhain a Sigil not to have remained in Sicily, Aen. 2345 . do chum anamhna . . . san ttaithnemh do-gheibh san drochsmuainedh, Parrth. Anma 2621 . do chum anamhna da dheoin féin os cionn an drochsmuainidh to adhere to, O'Hussey TC 180.7 . dothairges-sa moran tigerntuis dó do cinn anmuna agum `if he would remain with me', ZCP vi 290.2 . do madh ail lib anmuin farum to stay with me, KMMisc. 315.11 . ag fanmuinn re hAlasdar waiting for, Rel. Celt. ii 188.12 . anmhuin ré n-áireamh uile . . . ní ḟéadaim `I cannot . . . stay to count all', Content. xxix 27 . anmhuin uainne `staying away from me', Ir. Review 1912, 517 § 6 . sochuidhe . . . don tsluagh d'anmhain ón turas soin a number of the host did not go on that expedition, Keat. iii 3131 . adbur / . . . / a gcáir uadaib d'anomhain the reason why they are deprived of their rights, O'Gr. Cat. 408.11 . do bhí seisin na áonar ag fanmuin a muigh ón rioghacht `he alone stood out from', Rel. Celt. ii 204.15 . tug orra anmhain amuigh `charged them to remain abroad', Keat. ii 51 . ní hanmhuin dh'eineach desisting from, O'R. Poems 766 . anmhain bliadhain ar an bhfásach to remain a year in the desert, TSh. 4897 . Fig. ro aéntaighsiot dá gach leith anmhain ar na coinghellaibh sin `to abide by those conditions', FM vi 2074.15 . gan a.¤ ar th'impidhe without attending to thy request(?), Dán Dé xv 7 . anmhain ort an uair do saoileadh / ag sin a thráth tig do ré when you think you can rely on yourself, DDána 26.9 . nirb ail leis . . . anmain gan dul co fianaibh Eirenn he insisted on going, CF 405 .

(b) act of stopping, staying: do curfeadh anumain eigin ar an allmurach who would delay the foreigner somewhat, CF 716 . sochar . . . mBanba . . . créd adbar a n-anamna? why are the privileges of Ireland withheld? O'Gr. Cat. 408.7 .

anmaín

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n (maín) worthless object: main iar n-anmain `advantage after disadvantage', Laws i 254.10 . adfenar olcc anmuinib, adfenar maith muinib, 256.7 , iv 386.3 . Also hatred, feud: main (maoin, maen v.l.) grádh is anmain (anmhaoin v.l.) mioscais, Met. Gl. 15 § 34 . anmaoin .i. miosgais, O'Cl. súaill nacha nderna anmáoin (annmein v.l.), Buile S. 36 .