éccnesta

Cite this: eDIL s.v. éccnesta or dil.ie/19420

adj (neg. of cnesta) unseemly, unfitting, unjustifi- able : cecha chuinghi cnesta ┐ ecnesta da n-iarfaigther ortsa every proper (modest) and improper request Acall. 5461 n. fan obuir ecnesta docum ar coimecnich se iad (viz. heavy toil in wintry weather) BCC § 280 . ar locht air dob eigcnesta | fa maith daennacht Diarmada, Misc. Celt. Soc. 336 . ní héigcneasda a dubhradh...Ogigia ris an oiléan so ( = non immerito haec insula O. dicta fuit) Keat. i 44.12 . ionann Brighid is breo-ṡaighead...agus ní héigcneasta sin do ghairm dhi do bhrígh go raibhe 'na teine ar lasadh do ghrádh Dé iii 766 . áireamh éigcneasda bliadhan an undue number i 82 x . is éigcneasda do Chailbhin a mheas nach féadfadh Críosd..., Eochairsg. 66.7 . ní héigcneasta commaoin do chur ar an marbh, TSh. 4769 . ó ainmhianaibh éigcneasta = illicitis voluptatibus 8284 . dod ghlór éigcneasda ` ungentle ' Content. xxiv 26 . neithe éigcneasta froward things Prov. ii 12 .

éccnestacht

Cite this: eDIL s.v. éccnestacht or dil.ie/19421

Forms: éigcneasdacht

n f. unseemliness, ungentleness, peevishness: éigcneasdacht frowardness Prov. ii 14 .

? éccobair

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ? éccobair or dil.ie/19422

n (? cobair): cen nach for écobair, Trip. 216.18 , but see Trip.2 2564 .

1 éccobsaid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 éccobsaid or dil.ie/19423

adj i (neg. of cobsaid) unsettled, unstable, unsteady : an t-éigmheadh ainbháil eccobsaidh na mban `wavering cries' Ériu v 76.1 . araill dib ina suide ┐ araill aile co hurchrom eccobsaidh os a mbordaib bending over their tables without settling down CCath. 5196 .

2 éccobsaid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 2 éccobsaid or dil.ie/19424

n i conscienceless, wanton (?) : fuair a airleach gan airisiomh, ┐ a oidhedh co heccobhsaidh `was ...unsparingly slain' FM v 1764.17 . Cf. éccuibsech.

éccobsaidecht

Cite this: eDIL s.v. éccobsaidecht or dil.ie/19425

n ā, f. (neg. of cobsaidecht) instability : aurchra ┐ ecobsaidecht in tsoegail, Todd Lect. vi 36.11 .

éccodnach

Cite this: eDIL s.v. éccodnach or dil.ie/19426

o-ā (neg. of codnach) ` non compos ,' hence

adj (a) deprived of reason, irresponsible, imbecile : cor foceird baeth .i. cunnrad doni in t-eccodnach a contract which the idiot makes Laws iii 6.21 Comm. masa codnach ruc in lenamh ar a muin istech...masa ecodnach `a sensible adult...a non-sensible (irresponsible) person' i 178.18 Comm. in codnach dar erbad in t-ecodnach do coimet iii 500.22 Comm. (Of cases where there is guiltlessness in accidental injury to persons looking on at work) iar ndliged urfocra ┐ urscarta .i. urfocra do codnachuib...┐ urglana dona heccodnachuib the sensible adults are warned and the irresponsible are driven away v 158.1 Comm. dar cend na robb ┐ na n-ecodnach RC iii 185.6 = LL 122b17 .

n (b) an infant at law, minor : is e airet is ecodnach in mac the time during which the son is an infant (i.e. up to the age of seventeen) Laws ii 188.3 Comm. = O'Curry Transcr. 2368 . na mir ┐ na hecodnaig ┐ na daīr `infants' i 86.21 Comm.

éccodnaige

Cite this: eDIL s.v. éccodnaige or dil.ie/19427

n , f. want of sense or reason : foscichretc uili i ndassacht ┐ ecodhnaighi la omon, Ériu ii 136.2 .

éccodnaigetu

Cite this: eDIL s.v. éccodnaigetu or dil.ie/19428

n t, f. state of being a minor, infancy (at law), nonage : araill dib ar a n-uaisle saerthar iat, araill aile is a n-ecodnaigetu `their nonage exempts others' Laws iii 112.14 Comm. isi a n-eccodnaidetu rosoer iat 402.26 Comm.

éccoibdelach

Cite this: eDIL s.v. éccoibdelach or dil.ie/19429

adj o-ā (neg. of coibdelach) not of the kin, extrageneous : as subst. : i leth re hecoibdelach, O'Dav. 309 .

éccoimsech

Cite this: eDIL s.v. éccoimsech or dil.ie/19430

adj (1 coimsech): an toradh mór, lóghmhar, éuccoimsigh, glórmhar 'incomparable' Ériu xv 126 (136b) , (Supplement 48).