leiccerd

Cite this: eDIL s.v. leiccerd or dil.ie/29762

n name of a kind of poet. In Heldensage 71 printed lēcerd and taken as liaig + cerd `Arzt-Dichter'. in bainleth- cerd, Corm. Y 1059 (p. 90.23) = bannlicerd, Corm. 36 = banlécert, Corm. Bodl. 32 . Diuran Leccerd `the Rhymer', RC ix 460.2 = leiccerd, Anecd. i 70 § 180 . Laidech Lecerd, V. SS. Hib. i 152 n. 4 . In Laws Comm. spelt as if compd. of leth: bard ┐ lethcerd, ┐ cáinti, Laws i 86.1 ; v 226.36 . lethcheard . . . .i. dontí acá tá lethcerd no lethdán frisin ollamain .i. in t-ánsruth, O'D. 1220 ( H. 2.15, 86a ). in lucht ar ar urguir dlighedh dul a rathaighis .i. bárd ┐ lethcerd ┐ cainti, O'D. 2077 ( Rawl. 487, 58.1b ).