inchinn

Cite this: eDIL s.v. inchinn or dil.ie/28266

Forms: inchind, inchinn, inchind, inchinde, inchinne, hincindi, inchind, n-inchinnib

n (? <cenn, see GOI § 345 ) f. ? Earlier n. n s. inchind, Corm. Y 760. inchinn ḟeadhna, IGT Decl. ex. 456 . a s. inchind, TBC-LL¹ 4282. g s. inchinde, Corm. Y 1059.22 . inchinne, LU 8807. na hincindi , Rosa Angl. 226.15 . d s. don inchind , Gild. Lor. 41. d p. dia n-inchinnib , LL 120b36 .

the brain, brains: inchinn gl. cerebrum, Ir. Gl. 747. inchind .i. i n-inde cind bīs, Corm. Y 760. don inchind tredelbdai gl. cerebro triformi, Gild. Lor. 41. cāib a inchinde romebdatar tria c[h]loicend, Corm. Y 1059.22 . far leithchind ┐ far lethchloigind ┐ caíp far n-inchindi clots of your brains, BDD² 862. co tánic a inchind fora chlúasa, LU 5286. berid comthrom inn ubaill da inchind tria chuladaig, TBC-LL¹ 1272. gur bho derg dá ḟuil ┐ gor bo liath dá n-inchind, 6046 . ba bēs d'Ultaib ... cach curaid nomarbdais ar galaib ōenḟir no gatta a n-inchind assa cendaib ┐ commesct[h]a āel airthib co ndēnad līathrōite crūade díb, Death-tales of the Ulster heroes 4 § 1 . co tet an fodhar (=foghar) ... on cluais conuic an i.¤ , ITS xiv 154.27 . adeir Auicenna ... co ndlegar incinn bhainbh ar na rostadh ... do lucht an quartana, RC xlix 55.6 . nescoid bis aran incind cuil mar ata frenicis aran incind eduin, Rosa Angl. 226.2 . inchinn dermait brain of forgetfulness (the removal of which restored memory): tugait a scribind a hinchind dermait du beim a cind Chindfaelad `cause of writing it his brain of oblivion was dashed out of C.'s head,' Auraic. 71 , cf. Laws iii 86.y . Cf. do shil a inchinn chúil as ... co nach bi ní da gcluineadh gan a bheith do ghlainmeabhrae aige, MR 282.6 .

Fig. mind, intelligence; intention? (Mod.) : as i.¤ ḟeadhna an obar | bearna ifrinn d'ḟoslagadh, IGT Decl. ex. 456. d'imthigh mo ghreann ... do chlaochlaigh m'i.¤ , ERuadh 2721 .