crosḟigel(l)

Cite this: eDIL s.v. crosḟigel(l) or dil.ie/13136

n (cros + figell) lit. cross-vigil; position of body with arms outstretched in imitation of cross, prayer(s) offered in this position; act of praying, keeping vigil: croisfhighill .i. urnaighthe no faire do ní duine ar a ghluinibh ┐ a lámha sinte a gcrois, O'Cl. cumgabal inna lam hicrosfigill gl. sermo . . . corporis, Ml. 138a2 . oc slechtan ┐ chrosigill, ibid. crossigell slechtain irnaigthi idan, LL 358 marg. 31 . ind crosfigeild fri biad `the cross-vigil is performed with the Beati', Mon. Tall. 129.1 . con-da-acca inna crois[fh]igil, Vita Br. 4 . crosfigell hi forciund cach cet combat scitha a lama, Ériu xix 60 § 11 . croisfigeall hi toi, Hib. Min. 41.26 . heirg itchrosfigill (Adam to Eve), SR 2062 . luidh R. ┐ B. . . . ina croisfighill, BNnÉ 324.13 . ro leicc fora ghluinibh é ┐ dorinne crois-fighill dhe stretched out his arms, 329 § 64 . do léic se a lamha ass a croisfighill, BCC 182.24 . i croisigill fria dia anosa `praying to his God', Ériu v 240.123 . i crossigill risin Coimdid, BB 244b17 . do sin a laim hi crosfigill cosin Comdid, RC xlvi 234.x . Of Moses in the battle against Amalek ( Exodus xvii 11 ): dorochair mór n-armach de / tall tria crosfigill Móise, SR 4080 , see RC xii 434 § 37 . Of Joshua: tan ba scith lais . . . / a di laim i crosḟigill, SR 5090 .

Appar. crucifix in: a psaltair i n-a ḟiadhnaise, ┐ a chrosḟíghil i n-a láimh chlí, Ériu i 86.23 .