cloistecht

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cloistecht or dil.ie/9585

Forms: cloisdeacht, claisdeacht, cloisteacht, claisdeacht, cloistechta

m. and f. (infl. of 1 clos on coistecht) vn. of con-túaisi. cloisdeacht, claisdeacht m. . . . g s. cloisdeachta ┐ claisdeachta, IGT Verbs § 3 . cloisteacht, claisdeacht m., Decl. § 24 ; g s. na cloistechta , ZCP viii 200 § 7 .

(a) With FRI, listening to: bai Rabecca ic c.¤ fris, SR 2837 . bōi . . . C. oc c.¤ frie-si, Mór M. 6 . rabert na briathra ┐ ra gab Fer diad clostecht fris, TBC 3486 ( LL 10463 ). c.¤ re fogurmuirn in muighe, CCath. 5649 . bá lór truaighi . . . c.¤ re lucht na cathrach, 2228 .

(b) act of hearing, listening to: cen c.¤ cen faicsin, Laws iii 174 n.l . ic [c]loisteacht in delma, Ériu xvi 82.29 . cluas . . . i[c] cloisteacht na scel sin, Aen. 739 . nír lámh nech díbh a claistecht (sic leg.) sin uadha `no one durst let it be heard from him', CCath. 515 . do budh iongnadh le C. cloisdeacht an chomhfhuachaidh, ML 28.7 = a cluinsin, ML² 357 . ? Attrib. g s. nī ceōl cloistechta, ML² 1647 (cloisteacht, v.l.). Of the thing heard: ceōilbinne an c[h]oigetail, / cāeime na cloistechta / cloistitt co cāemh, ZCP viii 200 § 7 .

(c) faculty of hearing : do mhúin dúinn céill is cloisdeacht, Dán Dé xxv 36 .

ba clostecht don rígh . . . comhradh M. `was heard by the king', Moling 32 (? ba clos. See 2 clos).

Cf. cloisin, cloistin, cluinsin.