cermnas

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cermnas or dil.ie/8769

n [u, m.] expld. as lie, deception : c.¤ .i. brēg ┐ togāis, quasi Cermain-fis .i. fis ┐ dān Cermain lais, unde dicitur . . . la siail cen nac[h] c.¤ la dā muic midísen . . . , Corm. Y 397 . la siail cen nach c.¤ coimmilg, 1052 (cermnais, v.l.). a ndāno gan [n]ach cermnass (.i. brēcc), Sitzungsb. 1919, 92 § 1 . cearmnas .i. brég no mealladh, O'Cl. Cf. cermnaid.