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cíana

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cíana or dil.ie/9004

n (-ae , f.) (cían) length; distance . Of time: fri ciana móir for a long time. LU 3289 ( SCC 8 ). re ciana , Anecd. i 12.6 = re[e] ciana , SCano 371 (see 1 ré). ro bói i n-essíd fris i c.¤ (fri cíano, v.l.) had long been at war with him, IT i 75.20 . conna rabdis innach ciana ina ecmais gl. non patiebantur diu abesse, Rawl. B 512, 74d cited Plummer MS. notes. nocho ro-fhuirgius . . . iat hi ciana cen almsain do thabairt doib for long, PH 6032 . a mbátar . . . ciana for imlúad, LU 1864 . d'imigh ciana seal `long ago', Hackett² xlix 13 . Of distance: is garg fri c.¤ cocrích, LU 3642 ( SCC 31 ) `against distant countries', SGS vii 63 . dianot imredinn ciana (in rhetoric), LL 13820 . nodiubraictis . . . i ciana uatha `far away from them', CCath. 6148 . sechtar laithrind . . . a ndul uad imach i ciana , Laws iii 286.4 Comm. téid . . . / . . . i gciana ó ḟéin Uladh, Arch. Hib. i 88 § 30 . céim i gciana, Ir. Syll. Poetry 33 § 4 . ar bá herrderc a cc.¤ (of St. Mochuda), BNnÉ 296 § 30 .

Possibly also in the phrases i cíanaib, ó chíanaib given s. cían.