inchís ?

Cite this: eDIL s.v. inchís ? or dil.ie/28267

Forms: n-inchís, n-inchís, n-inchís, n-inchís

n tech n-inchís `a residence erected for a stranger in kin who undertook the `maintenance' of an aged freeholder whose surviving relatives were either unable or unwilling to perform this duty,' Críth Gabl. 27.x . Similarly cís n-inchís is the pay- ment made to this person, including the tech n-inchís and other perquisites : cis do na tri cisaib, cis n-incis o n-inchís anfine, ocus cis n-infuilaing o fine, ocus cis n-airdbide cuma bís ó fine ocus ó anfine, Laws i 158.8 . cislir cís do cuisin ... cis nincis ┐ cis nairdbidi ┐ cis frichnama ... cis nincis .i. bó bithblicht imach cach mis co cend mbliadhna. Tech ninchis .vii. traighe ind ... Les nincis imbi. Ni talladh acht cethora innrada and ... cual ninchis .vii. crainn decc inde ... Ploit nincis .vii. nduirnn a timcomat a bonai, O'C. 807 (< H 3. 18, p. 373b ). log in fir, secht cumala ar cis nincis do mac faesama d'ainfine, do fir echtarfine iar femed do fine a gaire (a cís n-inchís of 7 cumals is given to an adopted son from outside the fine, when a member of the fine refuses to support his father), Laws iii 52.23 Comm. mas dar braigit fini ... cís nincis o anfini, ┐ cis ninnulaing o ḟini ... Cis nincis .i. teach na tri fumand, fuaim cloichi i mbrochan, ┐ fuaim cloichi i ndabaigh ┐ fumai goithi re bili ┐ bo bithblicht, ballan bithlan, ┐ brat cetluaidh ┐ inghen corrchiceach, O'D. 2398 (< Rawl. B 506, fo. 50a ). mad la echtarḟine beith is cis ninscis (sic) doberat sidhe do o ri, ib. 2397 . mét a thige: móu tig inchís, ar it .vii. traigid .x. a (m)méit side, Críth Gabl. 98.