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Cite this: eDIL s.v. écndach or dil.ie/19622
Last Revised: 2013

Forms: écnaige, ecnach

n o, n. n p. écnaige, LB 211b18 . See SGS iv 94 .

I Reviling, slandering, defaming: ecndag .i. ni d(a)g .i. non bonum, quid peius detracere? , O'Mulc. 357 . éccnach .i. imdheargadh, O'Cl. beim, egnach no toibheim, a Blemish Eg. Gl. 718 ( ACL iii 169 ). eícndag comnissim, Wb. 1c6 . écndach cáich, 30c6 . ná bith fochunn uaimm fein dom æcnduch let me give no cause for speaking evil of me (gl. quid blasphemor) 11c1 . na dena foghluim ag mnaibh cu nach derntur h'égnach, Lism. L. 3456 = Lat. Lives 105.11 (= ne blasphemeris). ni dénad écnach neich, Thes. ii 327.36 . tosach écnaig airbire, LL 345b20 = Anecd. iii 16.4 . ag éccnach a n-eascarat, Ériu iv 212.6 . Esp. of blasphemy: t'ecndachsu a Dæ (gl. de te sentire impia) Ml. 91a3 . 93a11 . eícndag ind raith diadi (maledicti gratia) Wb. 29a7 . du écnduch Dǽ, Ml. 29a11 . 43b13 . ecnach, SR 4694 . PH 479 . du ecnduch di Dia, Ml. 72b5 . ind écndaig dorigensat Assair do Dia, 48b18 . doréll for écnuch na Trínoti, Trip. 44.17 . LL 278a49 . is e ecnach na Trinóti, ferta Meic Dé do chur i lleth Belzebúb, PH 6435 . ní fil do pecdaib na hicat acht ecndach an Spiruta naeib, ZCP iii 30.28 . Of defamation or satire by a poet: do áir ┐ d'ēcnuch, Corm. Y 694 (grómma). immdergad immandergthar duine iarna haīr no iarna hécṅdug, Corm. Bodl. s. leos . atait secht cenela aire la Feine...lesainm lenus aer-aicetal ecnach n-egnairce..., Laws v 228.26 . tainsithar é o bias cach ga eccnach, im aois ocus im innracus, iv 384.25 . cleas ...donidis na filid oc ecnuch, Auraic. 1333 . ni chlos a écnach a cath, Acall. 2007 . See also ZCP v 503.17 . viii 217 § 4 . Auraic. 1934 . 5184 . ni fuilit imderctha na écnaige lind, Anecd. v 4.10 . LB 211b18 .

II Accusing, backbiting, complaining of, murmuring against: ní hobair duine maith | écnach a ṡluaig re prímhḟlaith to complain of people to their chief Acall. 595 . eccnach ┐ iomchosaoid do dhol o maithibh Gall ar an Iustis gus an rígh complaints...were made to the king against the justiciary by the...nobles AFM v 1418.5 . téid dá éagnach rena athair complained of him to his father Keat. ii 5943 . do-ní gearán ┐ éagnach ar an rígh ré huaislibh na Spáinne, TSh. 5491 . is é sin do-ní Iob d' éagnach ar an mbás, 548 . ag éagnach ar aindísle...na colna, 2097 . ag so mar do-ní Beda eagnach ar an ngníomh-so deplores this deed Keat. iii 2230 . With subj. gen.: Tír Cannain...nis-tā dar éis a n-ecnaig, SR 4734 . tú...ga gcosg soin | do bhrosd ar n-éagnach oruibh stirred me to reproach thee GF, Ir. Monthly 1919, 568 .

III Complaining, grieving over, lamenting (with gen. or absol.): eagnach, osnadh, uchbhadhach, eaccaoin, Kirk , = Eg. Gl. 271 ( ACL iii 155 ). scuir dot h'uchbadaigh et dot h'ecnach imamsa, TBC-LL¹ p. 669 n. 10 . iomdha agam...cás égnaigh, Studies 1923, 80 . aga éagnach go mór ┐ ag caoineadh a bháis, Each. Iol. 17.11 . ge be lá is lugha da egnach | ata a chumha a n-egcruth oirn, Rel. Celt. ii 218.15 . ro eist an Coimdhe gerān ┐ ēgnach na ffīrēn so the plaint Fl. Earls 222.22 . dá éagnach so, TSh. 1388 . is é sin do-ní Pól d' éagnach... this is what Paul complains of 2931 . a chara, éisd rem éagnach, Ir. Monthly 1920, 54 . rún m' éagnaigh the matter of my grief Ó Bruad. iii 214 .