gaillit

Cite this: eDIL s.v. gaillit or dil.ie/25159

Forms: gaillite

n n p. gaillite (-i) an imported foreign treasure or curiosity; a British mare: gaillite tacair, Laws v 220.11 . gl. .i. na gall-seoit tar muir tocairter ann no artatacha (leg. lárthacha) bretnacha .i. cno gnae, ┐ cuirnn buabuill: doilig a n-aithgin, 21 - 22 . Gailliti .i. laire breathnacha, no cno gnae ┐ cuirnd buabhaill, ut est gailliti tacair .i. na gaillṡeoit ┐rl. tar muir. Gaillit .i. laír, O'Dav. 1051.