for-cenna

Cite this: eDIL s.v. for-cenna or dil.ie/23432

Forms: forchenna, -foircnea, forcenna, -foircnea, -foircnibea, fodarorcenn, forruchénsat, -foircnithaer, forcennatar, -foircniter, forceinfiter, forceinnfitis, forrumchennad, nirrufoirc- neda

v ā rel. forchenna Ml 118d6 . -foircnea 102a15 . subj. pres. 3 s. forcenna 132c11 . -foircnea Wb 20b13 . fut. 3 s. -foircnibea Ml 69b9 . perf. 3 s. fodarorcenn Wb 11a27 . 3 pl. forruchénsat Ml 100d9 . Pass. pres. s. -foircnithaer Sg 6b28 . pl. forcennatar Ml 48a15 . -foircniter Sg 162b1 . fut. pl. forceinfiter Ml 56c19 . sec. fut. pl. forceinnfitis Sg 6a6 . perf. s. forrumchennad Ml 127c10 . pl. nirrufoirc- neda 94c18 . Vn. forcenn (forcan), q.v.

Puts an end to; brings to an end, finishes; in pass. comes to an end, is finished ; gl. consummare Ml 48a15 , absumere 94c18 , exterminare 56c19 . In Ml 69b9 : ni foircnibea, gl. non cum moritur accipiet omnia (on Ps. xlviii 18 ), the gl. seems intended for the general sense = he will not fully use up. ? is ann forcentai a n-ās reached their full growth [?] Mon. Tall. § 68 (an obscure passage). inna huile sluagu fororceansat [fororcansatar v.l.] a sentaid hi firinni, Otia ii 95 = Ir. Lit. 34 . is oín hua tinscanat ni oín hi foircniter (= they do not end in the same letter) Sg 162b1 . lasaní forcen- tar o litrib sidi when they end in its letters 114a5 . fororcennta a ṁbríga `their powers have been ended' (of Herod and Pilate) Fél. Prol. 87 (fororcnait, forḟorcennta, etc., v.l.). Carries out, completes: math forcenda [ = ma forcenna] a thoil (= si libidinem expleverit) Ériu vii 146 § 35 . Rarely intrans. : cf. sechis forchenna ón (gl. tempus inculcat expletum) Ml 118d6 . is i ndialt forcenda duan, i n-iarcomrac ... forcenda casbairdne IT iii 11 § 15 . i recomrac forcennat sadcuibdiusa dechnada cumaisc 9.7 . tamh muintire Parrtholóin dosfor- bairt dia luain ... ┐ forcennsat gus an domnach CS 8.9 (= they had all perished by Sunday ?). Cf. ... atbathatar noi mile don tam sin cosin Luan n-aile, ITS xxxix 20 (LG).