feóil

Cite this: eDIL s.v. feóil or dil.ie/21641

Forms: feúil, feóil, feóla, feolo, feulae, feolae, feolai, feól, feoland, feulae

n i, f. n s. ind feúil , Ml. 22d7 . feóil, IGT, Decl. § 149 . g s. feóla, TBC-LL¹ 3616 . IGT, Decl. § 149 . feolo, Laws v 138.3 Comm. g p. inna feulae , Ml. 97d10 ( [f]eulae, 47c4 , feolae, Mon. Tall. § 51 , feolai, § 6 seem misspellings of g s.). feól IGT, Decl. § 149 . feoland, PH 6547 . Flesh, both of living and dead bodies, often of meat: distinguished from cooked flesh: carnae ... is brisc uair is bruithi, ar is rigin intan is feoil, Corm. Y 261 ; but this distinction is not always observed. ho rudeda ind feúil forsnaib cnamaib, Ml. 22d7 . céin nombetis inna saigtea inna feuil in his flesh 58a8 . feoil na fiacal (gl. gingiva) Ir. Gl. 150 . co torchair a fuil ┐ a feóil de, LU 10780 . eter feoil ┐ chnam ┐ chroicend, TBC-LL¹ 2188 . do chuir tú feoil ┐ lethar mar étach umam, PH 7457 . óenfer do cathim a sātha dia eóil ┐ da enbruthi, LU 3451 ( SCC 23 ). dogniad pars isind Chaisc de feoil, Mon. Tall. § 12 . roptar gallraigh ... las an ffeoil saillte serbhgoirt, ┐ la hesbhaidh úirḟeola salt meat ... fresh meat AFM vi 2210.2 . In abstr. sense: gaol fola nó feola kinship of flesh and blood Keat. Poems 1331 . atá anuile ḟeóil mar an ṁféur, 1 Peter 1.24 . pl. (gen. of flesh-meat, to denote flesh of different carcases): todlugud inna feulae demanding flesh-meats Ml. 97d10 . co caithdís feola mucc, PH 6569 . ethait féolo na cairech, RC x 90.20 . for féolai fine `auf das Fleisch seiner Verwandten' ZCP xi 85.2 . imberad a mblichtach do ḟeolaib they will use their milch-kine for meat TBC-I¹ 1135 .

Compds.

(a) with subst.: ¤béim flesh-cutting, butchery: so cuala in féolbéim issin glind, RC xiv 420.9 . feoilbeimenna na tuagh, CCath. 5920 . ag cómhmhaoidheamh na bhfulacht ┐ na bhfeoilbhéimeann, ML 84.9 . ¤chombach id.: dogniat fulacht ┐ feolchombach, Hugh Roe² 23 (f. 35b) . feolchumach slaughter Ó Bruad. iii 72 . ¤choscar id.: ag feoilchosgar a chéile hacking each other Oss. vi 98.12 . ¤étáil flesh-spoil: re fairsinge na féoilédála, ML² 1741 . ¤fogail: ar fheolfhogail ndeilg ` flesh-laceration ' O'Gr. Cat. 449.5 . ¤fuil (dwandwa compd.) flesh and blood: d'ḟeolḟuil an leinbh A. Ó Dálaigh li 16 . Gen. in fig. sense: gidh ionann feolfhuil dí is dún, Dán Dé ii 2 . t'fheólfhuil naoidhean the babe of thine own flesh and blood Hackett xix 42 (cf. fuil-feóil, s.v. fuil).

(b) with adj.: ¤gerrtha mangled: ina ffaoinlighe ... ḟeoilgherrta, AFM vi 226 y . ¤minraigthe: blogha ... feoil-mhionraighthe ` flesh-besmeared ' ML 132.16 . ¤scaílte flesh-scattered, hacked to pieces: aighedha ... feolscaeilti, D IV 2, 73[63]v a 43 .

See also feólbach, —char, —dénmaid.