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cáinte

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cáinte or dil.ie/7854

 

n io, m. (cf. cáinid) satirist, lampooner : cāinte a caine .i. cainis .i. cū, ar is cend con forsin cāinti, Corm. Y 222 = Cóir Anm. 240 . baili Gulidi in cainti ba geriu . . . bai i n-Hériu, Hib. Min. 65.3 . rand don æir darónsat na cainti, Fél.² lxxxvii 20 . mad os dorus congair cainti . . . tic ann (of prognostications from raven), Ériu viii 121.28 . tuc dam-sa do gai or in cánte (to Cú Chulainn), LU 5806 (TBC). comeas caínte / am chainte gaeth, BB 39b50 = cāinté im gaí cainte gaithe, LL 1570 . Legal: mac rindile .i. mac . . . in cainti, Laws v 204.10 Comm. druith na cainti, i 130.22 Comm. (`female scolds'). luigi fir go nurslugad craois .i. in cainti, O'Curry 2597 ( Eg. 88, 50(51)d ). ni ba ráith friot éiges, na bárd na c.¤ , Ériu xiii 29.6 . lethcerd, bard, cainnti, 29.16 . drui dibergad c.¤ , BCrólige 51 .i. in drisiuc. fuirseoiri, ┐ caintedha . . . ┐ obloiri (of carousing company), TFrag. 24.6 . mna aupthacha ┐ cánti, LU 2191 ( FA 27 ). drúith ┐ gobaind ┐ cáinti (forbidden to travel or receive payment on Sunday), Ériu ii 208 § 31 . Prov. táir a bhú clann gach cáinti, O'R. Poems 259 `the family of every poet gets his wealth', Notes. Of specific persons: Luchdond cainte fail i nEmain Macha, LU 6926 . Lug . . . Cridhenbel . . . ┐ Casmael na tri cainte , Leb. Gab.(i) 154.3 . Araide Bibre in c.¤ de Mumnechaib, Corp. Gen. 425.13 = SG ii 470.16 .

In n. loc. Cross na C.¤ , Fél. 446 . In surname Ó'n Cháinte, see DDána 624 . See 1 ben compds.