coimsid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. coimsid or dil.ie/10289
Last Revised: 2013

Forms: choimsidh, coimsighe, coimsidhe

adj [i]

(a) = 2 coimsech: ara comsid, LL 24904 . ní coimsidh nech dechmad an neich dorigne-sim do aisnéis none can relate, BColm. 104.13 . corbat c.¤ coisc / cech toisc immatēig (cuimsioch, v.l.), KMMisc. 260.11 . fri cairib comsidi against overmastering faults, ZCP vi 271 § 2 . ? gid choimsigh an fer (: toirrsi; cuimsi, v.l.), BNnÉ 254 § 211 . Note also: is nemchoimsigh an anóir doberitt na Serristtínig don eclais sin, Maund. 78 (for 1 coimsech).

(b) As subst. [i, m.] g s. choimsidh, Aithd. D. 94.9 . n p. coimsighe(?), ZCP vi 258.13 , coimsidhe, TTr.² 77 . one who is competent or capable, master, lord, controller: he fesin as ch.¤ dáu / in muid dungní cach oenláu `is master of the work', Thes. ii 294 § 8 . ach.¤ forslóg nD., SR 6970 . coimsig ar cach (Saturn), BB 412a5 . comsid na náem . . . / Día, LU 3042 . tri accaldaim E. comsid ┐ cumachtaig na ṅgáeth, LL 31354 (TTr.). a Ch. báid co mbúadaib, Ériu vi 114.19 . c.¤ Laigen, Ériu xvii 38 § 8 . athissech cach comsid, LL 344c20 . coimsigh mo c[h]omarle / Crīst cathbarr cāich, ZCP viii 199.7 . a choimsig nime ┐ talman, PH 767 . c.¤ nime `Heaven's Ruler', O'Gr. Cat. 463.20 . ní fhacattar . . . a ccoimsigh talmanda, AFM vi 2292.6 . intreb tige caich di lestrai, coruicce c.¤ comoil, Laws v 390.x (lit. lord of the feast, perh. concr. of a drinking-vessel). coinsiud (leg. comsiud) .i. lestar coimsighthe comoil, CIH ii 610.14 , CMCS lix 25 .