do-esc

Cite this: eDIL s.v. do-esc or dil.ie/17584

Forms: doneiscend, doesister, tescaid, tescad, tescthar

v (* to-in-(-ess-?)sc-, Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 612 ). Deut. forms very doubtful. ? Indic. pres. 3 s. doneiscend, YBL 58a41 . s-subj. pass. doesister, O'Dav. 787 . Otherwise always as simple verb tescaid. Vn. tescad. IGT Verbs § 80 .

(a) cuts, severs: selais mu genum (.i. tescaid mu chlaideb), IT i 163 . turesc . . . .i. tairis tescas cach ni, Corm. Y 1244 . ningeib rind, nin-tesc faebor, TBC-LL¹ 3209 = ni thesc, TBC-I¹ 2390 . nistescfad foebur no iarn, MacCarthy 62 . no thesctaís rotha íarnaide na carpat fréma na ralach, MU² 271 . nomthescfat roith iarnaide in charpait, TBC-LL¹ 1340 . tescaid a chliab ingne tenedh in chait, Anecd. i 57 . rostesc oenḟer . . . de bulli chrichid chlaidib, TBC-LL¹ 733 . rothescc hi i ndib rannu, PH 7240 . ra lettair Lóch mo dā lon, | romtesc in tṡōdh garb glasrod, TBC-LL¹ 2366 . biail . . . nothescbad finna fri gāith, FB § 91 . co ntescfad finna i n-aigid srotha, TBC-I¹ 1918 . tesctar a folt, Fél. 50 (Jan. 20) = tescthar, Fél.² xxxviii . notesctha a folt ┐ a ingne cecha dardain chaplaite, clxxi (Nov. 24) . da nambeth-sa mo chlaideb . . . ratescfaitis lim-sa braigte fer, TBC-LL¹ 5946 . Transf. of dividing territory, etc.: a flaith . . . rotescadh doris iartain . . . eter cethrur coema fir, Lec. 45b42 . Cuts off, lops off: doneiscend Fraech a chend don míl, YBL 58a41 ( TBFr. 18 = comben, LL). tescthar de a lám, RC x 68 . tescbaither a thenga, PH 1117 . tescaid in clérech a lúdain de, Fél. 70 ( Fél. Feb. 8 ). do chlaideb féin . . . tescfas dít do chend, Metr. Dinds. iii 154 . gur theasg a cheann dá cholainn, IT ii2 142 . rotescair a finnfad ┐ a heteda dí, RC v 199 . rothescsat a leth-iscait ndeiss foei, PH 553 . cloidheamh an bháis . . . lé dteasgthar an t-anam dá chorp, TSh. 7813 . tocaibset in cend . . . amal bid hi in uair sin rotescthai, PH 924 . nothescatis barru na crand, 4620 . co rotescadh a bos deas de, AU 1019 . Cuts down, fells: cor loisc Inis E. ┐ cor thesc a haballgort, RC xviii 185 . masa fedha rotescad and, Laws iii 148 Comm. Tailtiu car thescad in chaill, LL 137a22 ( RC xlvii 292.7 ) = gar tescad, Lec. 395b31 . tesc na tilcha cut down the hill-tops, TBC-LL¹ 6017 . na mórṡlébe andaig | ro tesctha co rinnaib, Fél. Prol. 238 . Transf. of rending, taking away: teasgfad as láimh do mhic é (sc. an ríoghacht = de manu filii tui scindam illud, 2 Kings xi 12 ), Eochairsg. 53 .

(b) Transf. cuts off, destroys, slays: tescais coica[i]t fer n-armach, ZCP iii 43 . rotescad Pol la Neir Cessair, Rawl. 75b37 . Madudhan o'n turc rotraethadh, | roteascadh in torc, ba dír, BB 53b27 . rotesccait óicc áille ann, AFM ii 902 . an lucht . . . lér teasgadh ár bprionnsa, O'Gr. Cat. 30 . is truagh sin a luaithe do teascadh mac na Carrthaighe, Ó Bruad. ii 250 . rotesctha milidh rig isind amus sin, BB 206b42 . roteasgda milidh in rig, Todd Nenn. 58 .

Note also: brithem Cuind Cetchathaig. robo mór immad a innmais. rotescat (.i. rotreicset) a muinter ┐ foracabsat deserted (?), Rawl. 112b46 .