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cenann

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cenann or dil.ie/8588

adj o, ā (1 cenn + 1 finn). See GOI 75 , 218 . white-headed, white-faced . Us. of animals: Fiacha Cenannán, c.¤ uili báe Herend na amsir, LL 5377 and note. ech . . . cenand, 13909 . gabur cenand, LU 8625 ( FB 47 ). an lócuiste ceanann = bald locust, Levit. xi 22 . mindtan c.¤ ` white-faced ', Laws v 276.6 Comm. bruic cheananna, Feis Tighe Chonáin 31 . mo chathmerge cenand, LL 18597 ( PRIA xix 550 ). In n.loc.. na Tonda Cenanda, BCC 194.18 . As subst.: ni thuca in cenainn ngāirechtaig (i.e. as wife), ZCP viii 112.z . Cf. stagnum na Genanny (= na Cenainne), V. SS. Hib. ii 70 . Application doubtful: is messi in chomairge chenand, LL 358 marg. 5 , is cenand in chomairge, 56 .