con-ceil

Cite this: eDIL s.v. con-ceil or dil.ie/12011
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Forms: coiglid, caiglid, coclad, coicill, coicelta, coicelta

v ( Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 483 . Occas. also with root cell-, ibid. 482 ). Later coiglid, caiglid. IGT Verbs § 62 .

(a) hides, conceals : cia chonchelae ón (rectius -celae, Edd.) gl. si hostium disimulas, Ml. 106c14 . actmachotchela, Wb. 5a9 . concelasiu ón gl. disimulato, Ml. 101a1 (see Ped.). disamlad .i. conchelad ón, 114c3 . conaicelt ┐ dorolaig in peccad gl. desimulauit, 49c9 . rūn mnā ní maith con-celar, Sc.M² 3 . c.¤ con-tūasi `he who remains silent conceals', Celtica viii 74.z ( ZCP iii 454.11 ). ben c.¤ a forcur, Laws v 272.5 . con-cleith egna in abhraibh iomhuis, Ériu xiii 39.z `he conceals', O'Dav. 27 . mad mebul cotacéla, Ériu iii 98 § 11 . conithcheil fair who hides it (sin) from Him, vii 158.25 . con-celta-si fora cēile she kept (it) from her husband, Corp. Gen. 139.x . ? rocoicle[s]tar dilgudh grinde ingin [nairchinne], O'Dav. 1334 , but cf. ? coiglestar.

(b) spares, protects (persons): conar' choicled . . . / nech amáthair, SR 4141 . nīr coigletar corp arali, Fianaig. 92.30 . níor chogail sé a Mhac fēin = Filio suo non pepercit, TSh. 2862 . With DO: ni ro coiccill side do duini . . ., ┐ ni mo cocceladh P., CCath. 5146 - 7 . coigil dúinn, a thigherna = ut nobis parcas, Parrth. Anma 3870. 3974 .

(c) spares, saves, hoards, withholds : na coiclidh ní, RC xxvii 290 § 49 . caiglidh . . . a bhríathra = spareth his words, Proverbs xvii 27 . feile nar coiccledh ar chách (of a saint), BNnÉ 282.3 . meirdrech . . . ni choiglionn sí í féin ar aóinfer, Ériu v 164.y .

(d) Of actions refrains from, desists from: nocho gcaigéal a rádh ribh `I will not cease repeating', Content. xxiv 10 . ná coiglidh cluiche ná cleas, DDána 53.20 . dáil a gcruidh ní choigill siad, O'Hara 910 . cor eich ní chaigle `thou dost . . . drive recklessly', Aithd. D. 77.27 . nir caigill briathar da burba do rad, Smaointe B. Chr. 2577 .

Vn. coclad, coicill. Part. coicelta. Vbl. of necess. coicelta.