2 esc

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n ā, f. IGT, Decl. § 39 . a vessel: mur uisge a beól úar eisci IGT, Decl. ex. 1081 . Cf. easc a laimi, Laws v 40.17 Comm. Perhaps same word as 1 esc. See also esca.

esca

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Forms: escca

n f. IGT, Decl. § 4 (probably a by-form of 1 esc (eisc); cf. seisc, sesca, etc.). a bog, quagmire; a depression, puddle: oc léim do dar aroile escai, Fél.¹ ciii 12 = escca, Fél. 150.29 . folchar a gciomhsa... | nach léir... | brúaigh easgadh na ngrianshroth nglan the edges of the clear-streamed bogs Studies 1921, 419 . Cf. lecht in abuicc is [a]mlaid ata in cubad sairdes ┐ siardes; tri troigti nama a tomus [inda lige] na esscaid bicc tis in its shallow depression (?) Petrie's Tara Hill 140 ( RIA Trans. xviii ) = Dinds. 1 (a thomoss esc bec this LL 30b41 ). Cf. 2 esc.

ésca(e), éisce

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Forms: æscæ, æscae, aesca, n-ésca, t-ésca, ésca, éisce, n-æscae, esca, escu, esca, aescai, æsci, escai, escai, éscai, ésci, ésci, ésca, esca, esga, eisci

n io, n., later m. nom. æscæ Bcr 33d5 . æscae Sg 61a26 . aesca Bcr 33b1 . (with art.) a n-ésca 3d . in t-ésca , CCath. 258 . ésca éisce IGT, Decl. § 2 . acc. (with art.) a n-æscae Bcr 33b18 . esca, MacCarthy 396. 12 = BB 48b9 . dat. escu Bcr 32a6 . esca PH 6988 . gen. aescai Bcr 3c . Thes. ii 40.32 . æsci 39.27 . escai 41.28 . AU 1023 . (with art.) ind escai . ib. éscai, CCath. 3942 . ésci Bcr 32a8 . CCath. 450 . (with art.) ind ésci PH 5072 . ésca LU 36a23 . esca BB 42b7 . esga 21b32 . eisci, CCath. 849 .

the moon: aesca bís com- matain os talam (gl. pernox luna) Bcr 33b1 . esga (gl. luna) Ir. Gl. 234 . cach mí aescai every lunar month Bcr 3c . grian gel...ocus esca SR 7917 . Arch. iii 242.14 . esca .i. aos-ca, ar atat aosa ili and o aon co trichait, Corm. Y 572 . do thoscélad aís ésci Bcr 32a8 . ercrai escai AU 1023 . CCath. 849 . mar ésga a n-am urdhubhuidh, Studies 1918, 453 . co tartsom grein ┐ esca friu (as guarantees), MacCarthy 396.12 = BB 48b9 . Keat. iii 588 (éasca).

pn As complimentary epithet: a éisgi derg os gach dhún IGT, Decl. ex. 88 . a éasga an einigh (to the Virgin Mary), A. Ó Dálaigh xiv 5 . a éasga as ghloine ná an ghrian xxii 1 .

escach

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adj watery (?): inis amlaidh diandorala muir an escach, Anecd. i 54 § 34 . co barr esgach (esgiach, v.l.) brátha buirr, Airne F. 21.273 .

éscacht

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n promptness: tug siad éasgacht ar leisge Celtica iv 109 § 8 . See also éscaidecht.

1 escaid

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n bog: see esca.

2 escaid

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n (see Ped. ii 606 ; Vendryes, RC xlv 167 - 170 ; Celtica iii 171-72 ) cleansing (esp. of removing vermin): oc escaid a lēne TBC² 1118 . ní talla a leni de acht mad fria...nighi nó eascaith, Ériu vii 140.19 . ben ic aiscid a chind IT ii1 181.196 . Ériu ii 22.23 . can aisce coisi na chinn (on Sunday), O'D. 1948 .

éscaid

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Forms: escaide

adj i prompt, willing, alert, quick, eager; speedy, swift (cf. esceth .i. nepscith, Corm. Y 521 . esced .i. es[s]cith .i. ni scith ar aurlataid, O'Mulc. 435 ): am escid- sea for atha FB 35 . laech alaind escaid TBC 5335 . intí is laind ┐ is escaid, gresed in lesc ( = alacer et impiger) PH 5825 . laind ┐ escaid iar toil ┐ iar comairle a menman 4744 . athlum i n-imguin ┐ esgaid a n-eangnam, Fianaig. 76.11 . ní ba roescaid ar ná ba dáiscuir do not bustle too much (be not over-officious) Tec. Corm. 19.33 . IT i 214.10 (roescid). oclaich escaidhe uretroma utmalla, CCath. 5371 . re sliasdaibh eich ésgaidh of a swift (or spirited?) steed IGT, Decl. ex. 1225 . for a ngabraibh escaidi, D iv 2, 57 [55]vb11 . le taidhlibh each n-ésguidhe IGT, Decl. ex. 838 . dá mbeinn éasgaidh n-aigeanta `if my spirits were nimble' Ir. Review 1913, 624 . ná bí éasgaidh ar h'aimhleas, Dánta Gr.² 105.2 . eusgaidh fá na gcuid do thabairt uatha, 1 Tim. vi 18 . grása le a ndiongnam toil Dé coimhéusgaidh re hainglib nimhe, Parrthas Anma 125.5 = Luc. Fid. 77.4 . an rosg atá aneasgaigh | geárr ó budh easgaidh isi a short time since it was lively Miscell. Celt. Soc. 340.19 . Adv.: dunad do gabáil co hellom ┐ co héscaid TBC 431 . co laind ┐ co héscaid as taburtha ind almsu PH 6030 . bidh co humal éscaid indraic , humble, willing, upright ZCP vi 272.16 . ergid a ogu...co hescaid MR 122.1 . do freccradar Goill go soinnimh sair-ésccaidh é FM iii 232.1 . aithech...gebid ar n-eich co escaid LL 207a4 = RC vii 296.114 . Duan. Ḟ. i 29.16 (hésgaidh). ní ro étadh anísin co héscaid `was not readily got' TTr.² 1443 . docuaidh...co prap, primescaid, ZCP vi 45.15 . is é.¤ lim I am ready, eager for: nír escaidh le B. in cuid rainic do féin do roinn re nech B. was loth to share Acall. 920 . ni rabusa lá nach budh éscaid lém labra riut 7913 . aister ba ésgaidh linn a journey we took readily O'Gr. Cat. 352.25 . adhbhar béime don taoibh theas | éasgaidh libh é mar aighneas anything dishonouring to the south you are ready to use as argument Content. xvii 9 . na heirgead uaib d'innsaigid na himreasna acht cach aen ris a héscaidh a hindsaighidh let none of you go...save such as are eager to approach it MR 126.8 . Compar.: nach éasga chríochnuigheas an reathaidhe a réim...ioná mar chríoch- nuigheas an duine a bheatha, TSh. 7634 . As superl.: robtar iatt...teachta robtar eallmha ésccaidhe dia erḟuagra [sic leg.] the speediest messengers Hugh Roe 290.11 (f. 76b) . Cf. dí laim escaide fri nem RC xv 491.4 , where escaide seems pp., the arms extended towards heaven (?). Cf. eiscsiu. Further down we have di laim fœna the arms hanging down.

escaide

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adj (? Mid. Ir. substitution for eiscsiu Ériu xix 70 ): i ssesam di laim escdi .i. escaidi fri nem 'standing with both arms extended towards heaven' Ériu xix 62 § 23 .

éscaide

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Forms: forescaidi, nephéscide, nephæscaidiu

adj io-iā (ésca) lunar: fris in da mí deacc æscaidi lunar months Thes. ii 33.24 . forescaidi super-lunar 33.27 . nephéscide moonless (gl. σκοτομήνη) Ml 29d14 . neph- æscaidi (gl. inlumen) 30a5 . isind nephæscaidiu (gl. in scotomene) 30a1 . lasin cet-adhnadh éscaidhe lunar kind- ling CCath. 2326 . neime escaidhe, sugha nofaisctis a brechta druad-si asind escca lunar poisons 4134 . tar an mbliadain ésgaidhi (oppd. to: an b. griandaighi), O'Gr. Cat. 306.4 .

éscaidecht

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n f. (éscaid) promptness, readiness, speed: tuir catha ar calmadus, amhus ar éscaidhecht, CCath. 353 . éasgaidheacht fhomóis prompt obedience TSh. 10852 . suilbhire ┐ éusguidheacht san ccrábhadh, Parrth. Anma 241.15 = Luc. Fid. 155.11 . friochnamh nō ēsccoidhecht a n-aghaidh na leisce, Celtica i 190.950 . crēd hé an nī an friochnamh nō an ēscuidhecht? Deithbhir ┐ sōlās chum gach ní dhīobh so do dhēnamh 192.1033 . See also éscacht .