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éccumang n m.(neg. ofcumang) inability,impotence
(but also used objectively of circumstances,etc., which are
55beyond one's power or control):acht ma ecumung except
where it is impossible
(with gl.:in inbuidh na caemnugair
a denum) Laws ii 290.25 ( ZCP xiv 377 ).ecumung innso
uile all these (regulations) are in cases of inability Laws 60.18 .
ni forrachta nech i n-ecumung`let no man be forced while
60in a state of inability
' (with gl.:nocha n-oircter neach ima
ní ima cumtur é a n-ing) 92.15 .is diles iar ndechmaid acht
mad ecumang no turbaide(the stock of the lord) is forfeit
after ten days unless it is a case of powerlessness or a
necessity which absolves
310 ( ZCP xiv 382 ).a ndaidhbre
65d'foillsiughadh fiadha, ima n-eccumang ar dóirchios na
bliadna sin do thabairt uatha as well as their inability to
pay the tax
... Leb. Gab. i 78.25 .an t-eccumang a mbatar
the helpless state they were in 196.10 =ant-egcumhang
23 E 26,p. 161 .eccumangis applied by the medieval
5grammarians to (a)aconsonantwhich is altered by the
addition of h (i.e.lenited);(b)avowelwhich is merely a
glide, to distinguish it from the true syllabic vowel;(c) also
representsnihilas applied to u inquis etc., see Origg. i 4 ,
8 cited Auraic. Introd. xxxvii .lanchumang i fedaib, cumang
10a forfedaibh, egumang a mutibh, lethchumang a leathgutaibh
`full power in vowels, power in diphthongs, want of power in
mutes, and half power in semi-vowels
' Auraic. 1207 . 4318 .
caite deochair eter a n-egumang ┐ a n-aimnert? ecumang
in tan bithi [= mbíte] fo nihilus ina nguthaigib[sic leg.?]
15amal rogab find it is powerlessness when they are nullified
as vowels, as in the case of
fi[o]nd, Auraic. 970 .egcumoung,
an tan is fo nialus na guthaigeamal ata fidh 3897 . 3900 .
egcumang ....i. a taophomnaibhin tan don-ouccaiph uath
cend doiuph powerlessness...i.e. in consonants when 'h' meets
20them
3900-2 .Gne aile: egcumong: an tan piti fo nialus,
ut est: quoniam, quidem, lasin Laitneoir[ Origg. i 4 , 8 ;
see above]no in tan biti tri guthaighe a n-aontsillaib lasin
n-Gaidel,ut estBriain, gliaid, feoil, beoir 3909 .caiti
deochair iter a n-egcumoung ┐ a n-aimhnert? eccoumong:
25in tan na bit comung occai. aimnert immorro ni berar a
comang uadhaibh auchd ni mor chena i bfarrad na bfidh
n-airedha 3912 . Apparently the vowels constituting the
ogam digraphsea,etc., were not ranked as ` powerless ,' but
as ` weak ':aimnert immorro in tan bit i comsuidigthib
30cutrumaib na defogair ┐ isna forfedaib amal ata fer ┐ ben,
Auraic. 972 - 4 . Thus in `fear' theahas `aimnert'; in
`Briain' the secondihas `éccumang.'

éccumsanad n u,o,m.(neg. ofcumsanad) unrest,
disturbance: eccumsanadhcoccaidh, CCath. 3790 .acht
35mad eccumsunad ┐ etfualang dom buaidread restlessness
TTebe 1352 .

? éccum(m)tha: ind is éc[u]machta .i. is écumtha, Cóir
Anm. 77 . Seeéccumachta.

éccundail,éccundla adj(neg. ofcundail) heedless,in-
40discreet,irresponsible: ecundail .i. (ní cund)ail, O'Mulc.
358 (Stokes compares:.i. eisinnraic,ut estmad ecunnail
fri bás H 4.22,p. 61 b .;cf.follg. ex.).econnail .i.
ecrinnaut estina econnail fri bas cerbo connail ina
slainte H. 3.18,286 .gen duini n-oc n-eccundail BB
45 243a3 =cen ócdaine SR 4589 .nidat anbsaid ecundail,
Ériu iii 14 § 12 .amadán égconnla(sicMS.) Ériu v 164.26 .
Women are described as:écundla airechta, Tec. Corm.
§ 16.19 ;labra écundla ib. 50 .

éccutrumma adj io-iā(neg. ofcutrumma) unequal;un-
50even: numuir ecutrumma an odd number Goid. 102.2 ( Lib.
Hymn. i 64 ).(a)r ecutrumma Dia fria dulib for God is not
on a parity with His creatures
,ib.( Lib. Hymn. i 64 - 65 ).techtfait
méit n-écsamail ┐ méit n-ecutrumma ina corpaib RC xxv 238.
12 = LU 34b44 .

55 éccutrummus n u,o,m.(neg. ofcutrummus) inequality,
disproportion: ro bui écutrumus mór ┐ derrscnugud dermair
iter ord a flaithiusa ┐ indram a n-aicenta(of Caesar and
Pompey) CCath. 325 .

ecenocht n(Lat.aequinoctium) equinox: inn-ecenocht
60 at the equinox Ml 111a9 .Cf. huare aequinocht of an
equinoctial hour
Bcr 25c1 , and seeequinoctás.

? écét ind cac[h] maiden dotaircceba | écét con seingbla
seola[leg.seingblén sedl...?] milrad Muidi Murtemni...
ZCP xiii 276.6 .eicet cor find foscod tráid LL 298a2 =
65 SG 366.4 .sagha...acc eicet air RC xliii 84.17 .Cf.next.