2 do-nessa

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 2 do-nessa or dil.ie/18195

 

Forms: tuin(n)sid, tuinsem

v (* to-ness-, Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 584 ) tramples on, crushes: drumcla eich . . . cuma lē cip crua dosnessa, couma lē cip srīan cotagaib, ZCP viii 103.z . ní trummu do[n]essa in n-usce oldás ela, LU 5140 (TBC. See ZCP x 200 ). Usually as simple vb. tuin(n)sid: conhuairgidis ┐ contuinsidis curpo a cheili, TTebe 980 . Cf. rothuindsnit ochta na n-ánrad, 951 . cenco tuinsitis cen tair | na tairb ocond imfhorrain, Rawl. 156b27 . fortacrith in n-irind imtrén tromthuinset, FB § 53 (cf. imm-tuinsea?). rothunsetar Bretnu amal gort abbaig (= quasi maturam segetem B. calcant), Anecd. iii 66.28 . rostuindsetar Tragdai fo nirt-brig a chumachta the T. were crushed down beneath his sway, Alex. 74 . asbert in ben arnátuinsed nech díib a tír that none of them should tread upon his land, Imr. Brain § 63 . Note also (back-formation): dounsi C. béim din claidiub na cend deals a blow of the sword, FB § 57 . dounsi C. béim da biáil féin do, § 77 . diunsi (dorat, v.l.) béim di cloidhemh dó, RC xxi 322 . Vn. tuinsem.