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éccintige n iā,f.(éccintech) infinity: ar lín inna laithe
ised immefolngi éccintigi dund aimsir Ml 17d6 .

*écclaind adj intolerable(?) : co nuallguba n-ath[t]ruag
n-eglaind YBL 163b10 =n-écomlaind PH 8316 .Cf.
5 écclandandéccomlonn.

ecclainne ? n smacht ┐ methas for cach oen fo righ in
eclainniin mét sin, O'Dav. 1274 . Apparently corrupt.

eccland n aplate(of metal), alamina(?) : gerrcloidem...
co n-eclandaibh oir TBC 5502 St. (co n-eccurlannaibh v.l.).
10 sciath robreccad do semmannaib findruini eter eclannu
óir`between plates of gold' BDD 97 .brec[h]tarbreacad do
bolg-semannaib finndruine etir ecclanna (ecclannuv.l.) oir,
CCath. 4724 .tuagha...ni rabhator fleascca nāid ecclonna
forro febh baoi for biailibh na nGall, Hugh Roe,166.32
15(f. 45a) .

éccland,écclond n o,m.perhaps originally anadj.fr.
clann, signifying expelledfrom the clan( Fianaig. ix ),cf. batir
allata eclainn, Fianaig. 12§13 ; in the remaining exx. recorded
it is asubst. champion,fighting-man: fer forgaib eclann ar
20belaib sluaigh who thrusts at(?)a champion Laws iv 336 .
tanaic dias...da écland, da threnfer LL 252 b 15 .éclond
aicme Énna Oengus O. the champion of E.'s kindred Arch.
Hib. ii 74 § 60 = LL 184b1 .olc do inchaib Ulad...na
tri eclaind do thutim dib IT ii2214 .tinsaitin na fola a
25ballaib na n-écland ┐ tré thoebu na miled LL 291a18 =
RC xiii 456 .ic imthescad bar n-éclond LL 239a19 =
TTr. 1650 .Of Fomóri : na bí sund for a cind na n-écland
LU 126a26 = ZCP iii 258 .Cf. dimbuaid sceóil fartbi
ecland, FB 71 .atcí éclaind fo mindaib SG 80.3 .

30 écclanda adj io-iā valorous(?) : d'ógaibh ecclonnda
infhedhma`champion youths' Leb. Gab. i 222.20 .

ecclandach adj o-ā(eccland)covered with plates or
laminae,plated(?) : sciath...cona sciathrach imcoimsi
ecclannach, CCath. 5314 .

35 écclandach adj o-ā like an `éccland' or champion,war-
like: cethrar eclonnach úathmar`the formidable valorous
four
' Met. Dinds. iii 446 (anglondach v.l.).

écclandacht n ā,f. quality of an `éccland' or champion,
valour: tria ecclandacht ┐ calmacht a muintire, Leb. Gab.
40 i 244.32 .

éccnaid adj i senseless,foolish: éugnaidh .i. écconnaidh
.i. éccialaidh, O'Cl. Cf. écconda.

éccnesta adj(neg. ofcnesta) unseemly,unfitting,unjustifi-
able: cecha chuinghi cnesta ┐ ecnesta da n-iarfaigther ortsa
45 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
50immerito 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
55Críosd..., 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 .

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

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