Donnchad

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Forms: Dúnchad, Donncad, Dondcud, Donnchad, Donncodha, Donnchodo, Donnchodha, Donnchadha, Doncadha, Dondchadha, Donncatha, Doinncatha, Duinncatha, Donnchaid, Donnchada, Donnchaidh, Donnchadha, Donnchadh, Dhonnchaidh

(donn + cath?) n.pr. u, later also o, m. IGT Decl. § 110 . Occas. confused with Dúnchad: Finachta fleadach mac Duncadha, AU 674 = m. Dunchadha, MacCarthy 402 = Fionnachta Fl. mac Donnchadha, Keat. iii 2212 . Latinized form (abl.): teste Doncado comite , Goid. 108 . Equated with Lat. Donatus, Ir. Gl. 525 . Codail Dond is given as poetic equivalent in B. in Scáil, § 54 ( ZCP xii 236 ). Donncad, SR 2354 . Dondcud, BB 183a11 . Donnchad, MacCarthy 404.8 , AU 768 . gen. Donncodha, AU 832 . Donnchodo, Trip.² 769 . Donnchodha, Keat. iii 4537 (poem). Donnchadha, Rawl. 154d15 , Acall. 207 . Doncadha, MacCarthy 404.15 . Dondchadha, Ériu iv 55 § 30 . Donncatha, Hy Fiach. 128.18 . Doinncatha, 110.12 . Duinncatha, 106.20 , cf. 130.24 . Donnchaid, Rawl. 164a11 ( Donnchada, 15 ). Goid. 108 . Donnchaidh, Todd Nenn. 284.14 (Scottish king). Keat. iii 4550 (but Donnchadha, 4553 ). Donnchadh (mod.), O'Rah. xv 154 . voc. a Dhonnchaidh dhuind, MacCarthy 128 .