suinnén

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Forms: suinnéan

n [o, m.] (sonn?) thrust, push, blow, attack; gust of wind : triamhain .i. nert, no suinnen, O'C. 1322 ( H. 3.18, 608a ) (see tríamain). co tuc borbshuinnen brath[fh]ogla isan mbruach- deredh `with ruinous intent he charged their rear', Caithr. Thoirdh. 74.28 . gach anshocracht ┐ gach suinden da tabradais dó, Smaointe B. Chr. 3401 . dár nglúasachd fá gcuáirt ré gach uile shuinnéun teaguisg `with every wind of doctrine', Eph. iv 14 . suinnéan `blast, gust or breeze', P. O'C.