fillid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. fillid or dil.ie/22076

v ī (occas. pill-, esp. in lenited forms, in late MSS., see end of art. Cf. tillid).

I Trans.

(a) bends: fillid a glúni for lar kneels SR 2089 . roḟill M. a glúni cum genua flexisset Lat. Lives 98 . fillis ... a gluine, PH 1281 . rofhill a chend, 2900 . rotheraind A. for a glúinib ┐ roḟill fo thrí iat i fiadnaisi Agmemnoin, TTr.² 1921 - 2 . da fillti a rind conici a dhornchar if its point were bent back to its hilt IT iii 199 § 59 . crúithe na n-each ḟillfidhir | le dlúithe chreach Conchobhair the horses' shoes will be bent IGT, Decl. ex. 1804 (cf. tairrngi chrúa ní ḟill fa eoch, ex. 1810 ).

(b) bends over, folds: fillfidir nem, SR 8141 . na secht nime ... fillfitir, 8262 . fillis na lama, Auraic. 4474 . fillidh umam líon wind a net round me Dán Dé ix 12 .

(c) gramm. term, inflects: co noenguth nofilte amail filter ainm to be inflected as a noun is inflected Sg. 203b12 . is hé in fogur cétna filter and ib. 9 . ní fillter [sic leg.] `they are not inflected' Auraic. 788 . 3596 .

(d) turns, turns back, makes return, repulses: Fiacc ... fillis catha who turns back hosts ZCP viii 306.28 . do fhilleadar me asteach `they turned me homewards' IT 112 116.19 . an clerech do fhill C.C. dia íarraidh whom C.C. sent back to seek it BCC § 182 . With AR (FOR) : filltear ar shéideadh na mbolg arís é he is sent back to work the bellows again TSh. 6212 . go bhfilleann Dia roinn do shochar na guidhe do-ní an fíréan air féin, TSh. 4935 . cia an t-éanchogadh ... nách air féin do fillfidhe gibé do thogaibh i dtús which did not rebound on him who started it TD 18.16 . éighmhid ..., ┐ ni fhilltear neach orra = clamant ... et nemo flectitur TSh. 6433 . With ó turns away, averts: fill uaim sgiursa th'ḟeirge, Parrth. Anma 304.17 . ná fill faebhar do rechta | o nech d'uaislibh t'oirechta, GJ i 353 (Tadhg Mac Dáire). fill ... t'ḟíoch, a Rí !, A. Ó Dálaigh xxxiv 7 .

(e) With I N-, turns into, changes: do fhill Dia na sochair sin i ndoghraing ... d'A., TSh. 2432 . gurab i luaithreadh do fillfidhe é, 370 . do gheilníamh ... fill i ndubh turn thy bright hue to dark L. Cl. A. B. 145.179 .

II Intrans.

(a) bends, stoops: fillim (gl. lentor) Sg. 145a1 . ro fhillset na merceda da ndeoin fein PH 2633 . go ro ḟillsetar ┐ go ro lúpsatar ... a slega, TBC-LL¹ 3812 .

(b) turns back, returns: fillios a bhfrithing na conaire, Todd Lect. iv 74.4 . is lom-nocht tánag a broinn mo mháthar féin ┐ lom-nocht fhillfead ann súd, TSh. 2831 . fill go dúthuigh h'aithreadh, Gen. xxxi 3 . turns from, renounces : ó thellach ná fill ┐ ná dell a Dia, Leb. Cert. 110 (= BB 273a13 ). With AR (FOR), turns on, against: fillis Guaire ... for Dáire, Metr. Dinds. iv 16 . mac F. nar fill ar ḟear `who never wronged' iii 422 . Cf. do fell ar coerchu ..., Death-tales of the Ulster heroes 28.8 (where Meyer suggests that this is for : do-ell for). do ḟeall ara oidi `turned on its fosterer' Dinds. 148 (= co nimsoi, Bodl. imsoi fria haiti, LL 162b ). See 1 do-ella. In some exx. there may be confusion with fellaid, cf. fillis .i. feallais, O'Cl. Without hostile significance : gur fhill ar a athair d'iarraidh cothuighthe air, TSh. 9227 . fillis an truaghán ar ainmhianaibh an tsaoghail arís returned to 9161 . go bhfille ar sliocht Gaoidhil Ghlais mayst thou return to Studies 1921, 76 . With ó turns away, swerves, flinches ; desists: dá bhfillidh an fíréan óna fhíréantacht = si averterit se iustus a iustitia sua TSh. 9087 . bás ... Éamoinn ... nár ḟill ó íorghail, Keat. Poems 724 . tairg a lot feasda ná fill, Content. x 9 .

pill- : pillid tara nais they go back, retreat BNnÉ 165 n. 11 (= teithid ara cculuibh, text). don bhaile riamh níor phill mé I never returned TD 22.13 . ionnus nar phill on rūaig gur chuir ... tar abhan tS. íad `did not halt' Rel. Celt. ii 154.31 .

See filliud and fillte.