críasc(r)ad

Cite this: eDIL s.v. críasc(r)ad or dil.ie/12902

n (cf. Lat. cresco?) act of propagating, increasing : somaine bech . . . ced saithi intrebad tri misa .i. mi fri criascath ┐ da mi fri trebath, O'C. 881 ( H. 3. 18, 394b ). criascradh din cedbliadain (of a hen), 882 (ib.). asrubairt Dia na fil cumas for criasca, 2481 ( Eg. 88, 89a ) = criascrad .i. siladh . . . amail adubairt Dia: ni fil cumas for criascrad no restraint on propagation, O'Dav. 538 .