1 cuil

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 cuil or dil.ie/13495

Forms: -e

n f. g s. and n p. -e, IGT Decl. § 14 (69.1) fly; somet. perh. flea, gnat: c.¤ gl. culex, Sg. 68b12 . Thes. ii 231.15 . c.¤ deim de formut .i. ní derna de formut ní dígbas c.¤ , LU 1063 ( ACC 105 ). 1060 . c.¤ a culice .i. ōn ch.¤ , Corm. Y 299 . ili cuili cosa many the legs of a fly, BB 302a41 . loscainn riasca, . . . / cuili, biasta (among the plagues of Egypt), SR 3934 . cuili conda `fierce flies', Celtica iv 24.326 . c.¤ nó corrmil, BDD² 1508 . co mbērad cúil (sic) ina crub / a ndernai do chul Maeldub, Fél.² clix 2 . nos blathiged conna tairised c.¤ forru, LL 8782 . cuili gera, guilbnecha, Lism. L. 3652 . saithe cuiledh, Fier. 162 . tuile cuiledh, BNnÉ 80 § 160 (= pullices, V.SS. H. i 140.19 ). cantarides .i. na cuile, 23 K 42, 388.5 . aissec na cuile d'fhagail on dreollán, BCC 112.7 (§ 118) .