crésine

Cite this: eDIL s.v. crésine or dil.ie/12876

Forms: creisine, hicresiniu

n , f. (crésen) piety, religion : c.¤ cen sechtai `piety without simulation', Celtica viii 58 § 1 ( ZCP iii 448 ). ce dech do chrēsini ? (cresin, v.l.) . . . Crēsine gnīmach du-snī ar mór-dídnad, 74 § 31 ( 454 ). tréde faillsiges cach ndagḟeras: dán, gaisced, c.¤ , Triads 196 (cresenai, v.l.). ferach cach co crésíni, LL 345d37 = go creisim, BB 65a4 . sruithi cen commaidh cresine `without fellowship in belief', BNnÉ 305 § 22 . creisine, Acall. 4651 v.l. a tri on airecur tol Dé .i. genus i n-óide, creisine i mmidais, ettle fri haes, LB 71 marg. inf. hifirinne ┐ cresine, Hib. Min. 11.355 . hicresiniu, 357 . Note also: co foltaib coiraib cach dia creisine cirt ` church ', Laws iii 34.23 .i. . . . don eclais bes i ndligud a cristaideachta, 30 Comm. As n. pr. macc Cresséni m'Ernóc, Fél. Aug. 18 (no rhyme. Deriv. of 1 cres ?). Ernine mac Cresine o Raith Nui i nUíb Garrchon, Mart. Tall. Aug. 18 .