> > dichetal di chennaib - "chanting from heads (?)"
> dichetal di chennaib - "incantation from tips"
How about "the ability to recite a piece straight off the top of your
i.e. having the poems on the tip of your tongue, and not stumbling over
or humming and hawing or needing to use an aide-memoire?
One problem with this guess is that if it were correct, you'd expect
'heads' to be 'head'.
Another problem is that it seems a bit prosaic after "imbas forosna, teinm