foilme

Cite this: eDIL s.v. foilme or dil.ie/22893

 

Forms: ḟoilmhe, ḟailme

n , f. (folam) an ḟoilmhe , an ḟailme , IGT iv 119 . emptiness, want: o fuilme an gaili from an empty stomach 23 P 10³, 15b3 . o foilme in gaili, Rosa Angl. 90.15 . budh lór foilmhe an ríogh ón roinn, IGT iv ex. 1049 . dúsgaidh foilmhe fuath gcarad, O'Gr. Cat. 532.2 . reimhrsi ... gan foilmhe, Ó Bruad. iii 214 . clocha na foilmhe `the stones of emptiness' Isaiah xxxiv 11 .