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caiche

Cite this: eDIL s.v. caiche or dil.ie/7675

x see caithig.

caíche

Cite this: eDIL s.v. caíche or dil.ie/7676
Last Revised: 2013

n f. (cáech) state of being one-eyed, blind in one eye ; purblindness : buidhre ┐ caiche , O'Curry 1846 ( 23 Q 6, 50b ). [tugas] . . . / radharc ar chaoiche is dhaille, A. Ó Dálaigh xxiii 4 . rinn mo dhearc do chaith an chaoiche / d'éis a bhfaca, Keat. Poems 1491 . Name of a metrical fault consisting of rhyme (comhardadh), deibhidhe-rhyme (rind) and consonance (uaithne) between words identical in form and meaning (also between opposites like fand: anbfand), IGT Metr. Faults §§ 108 - 116 . caiche , § 1 . dlighidh aithne ar lochduibh . . . mur atá cáoiche, Introd. 2.25 . cáiche comhardaidh . . . amail ata: cenneoghaind: cenneoghaind, Metr. Faults§ 8 , cf. §§ 92 , 136 . caiche uaitne annseo: geall Gall is Gaidheal dun Goll, § 109 . caiche reanda and so: fear: deighfear, § 108 . The following are permitted. loch: turrloch (turrloch, unlike loch, may have o as well as u infl.), § 111 . trom: etrom (latter may also be etram, etrum), § 112 . sud: fearud (because latter may also be fearod), § 113 . so: infearso (latter may also be fearsa), § 115 .