doaisnéis(e), doḟaisnéis(e)

Cite this: eDIL s.v. doaisnéis(e), doḟaisnéis(e) or dil.ie/17160

Forms: dofaisneis

adj (aisṅdís) that cannot be told, in- describable: dofaisneis unspeakable , Eg. Gl. 52 . ba doaisneis a ruccsat d'airccnibh ┐ d'edalaib the booty they carried off was past telling, FM vi 2014 . is dofhaisneis met ┐ fairsingi na cathrach, RC xxviii 322 . ba doḟaisnési do dóinib túaruscbáil na hirgaili-sin do thabairt, Fianaig. 96 . doilgheas dofhais- neise, Keat. iii 5386 . Cf. díaisnéisi.