cuinn(d)scle

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cuinn(d)scle or dil.ie/13623

Forms: cumscle, -chumscliu, cuinn(d)scle, -chumscli, chuinscliu

n (cf. scle, scleo, 70 ) if these are not abstracted from c.¤ See O'Dav. 171 ). Regular form in BDD and TBC2 cumscle ( -chunnscleo, BDD² 984 = -chumscliu, LU 7345 ). In LL Táin cuinn(d)scle, but cf. -chumscli, LL 9742 = do., LU 6495 . chuinscliu, LU 7386 is for chuinnsiu ( chuindsciu, BDD² 1020 ). Second syll. perh. influenced by gleo. Cf. chóimhsgleó, Oss. iv 128.8 .

Onset, attack, fight, battle : doberat a cumscliu forsna dibergaig, LU 7904 ( BDD 150 ). móra cundscliu cundscliu Chláthra (rhet.), TBC-LL² 4144 . calma bar cuindscli ri cenelaib echtrannaib, LL 32421 ( TTr. 1615 ). bid fiu da Mac Con / in cundscle darat / a máthair, 18592 ( PRIA xix 550 § 28 ). do fer cuinnscleo re Goll ngel, Acall. 2001 . ba maith le C. an conscleō sin, ML² 226 . do rocradar . . . do cuindscleo Conain, MR 252.11 . gan cath gan coinnsgle, AFM vi 2194.22 . a g-cathaibh ┐ a g-cruadh-coinnsgleódhaibh, JRSAI ii 336.26 . caismirt ┐ cuinnsgleó a bfhiacul, PCT 489 . With attrib. gen.: cuinscle laoch, AFM ii 658.x . cuindscleo . . . catha, Stair Erc. 788 . Freq. in phrase ina chétch. in his first onset: tothaétsat .ix. ndeichenbair la C. inna chétchumscliu, LU 7102 ( BDD 77 ). in comlín sin do thotim leiss ina chétchumscli, 6495 (TBC, not in YBL). dorochair 'sincétchuinnscliu, SR 6584 . dia chétscundscli, TFerbe 319 . lás an céd choinnsgleo ro cothaiccheadh na aghaidh, AFM vi 2118.z . cuinnscleo d'á cois `kick', Celt. Rev. ii 108.6 , see Celtica vii 44-5 .