gríanda

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From grían +‎ -de.

Adjective[edit]

gríanda (genitive griendi)

  1. relating to the sun, solar
    • c. 850, Glosses on the Carlsruhe Beda, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. II, pp. 10–30, Bcr. 32c7
      cu cenn cicuil griendi ("to the end of the solar cycle")
  2. sunny, brilliant

References[edit]

  • Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, Dublin [1]