ainéscaid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ainéscaid or dil.ie/1304

Forms: ainesccaide

adj i (éscaid) slow, unhurried: gerbo lesc ainesccaid . . . an eirghe sin, CCath. 4430 . ainéasgaidh ré foghnamh do dhéanamh do Dhia, TSh. 1315 . an rosg atá a n-easgaigh (: dhéachsain) i.e. the eye which is closed in death, Misc. Celt. Soc. 340.19 . Compar. ainesccaide, CCath. 4415 . As adv. co hionmall ainésccaidh, FM vi 1987.8 .