écsamlacht

Cite this: eDIL s.v. écsamlacht or dil.ie/19649

n ā, f. difference, variety, diversity: do réir éxamlacht na leanann according to the variety of the humours O'Gr. Cat. 176.30 . gan connsuini...d'aithearrach d'ogham le hégsamhlacht ngáoidhilgi not to change a consonant in spelling in accordance with a difference of pronunciation IGT, Introd. § 3 . § 102 . d'examlacht ergi ┐ dul fai na greine a moran da cricaib, ITS xiv 80.23 . d'examlacht na talman ┐ na cnoc `characteristic[s]' 4.3 . da rer examlacht na crich (v.l. examlachta na criche) bid [sic leg.] an t-eclipsis co hegsamail inntu, 100.23 . éagsamhlacht ┐ malairt na bpian, TSh. 1971 . Aen. 1412 . Parrth. Anma 321.5 . do bratoip...sioda d'examhlacht na n-uile dhath, Fl. Earls 172.25 . eagsamhlacht gacha ceoil d'a chantain rompa, ZCP iv 404.1 .