2 ló

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 2 ló or dil.ie/30380

Forms: lo, loa, lua, lo, lua, ló, lúi

n a s. lo (:ghō), Lism. L. 888 (loa, lua, v.ll.). g s. lo (: fó), LU 3052. LL 179az . lua, ML² 551. d s. ló, Hard. ii 20.8 . ?lúi, Ériu iv 94 § 13a .

Water: lō .i. uisque, O'Mulc. 803 . hi céin béo fo lindib lo, LU 3052. Hence: ló .i. uisge. Fó linnibh ló .i. fó linnibh uisge, O'Cl. barrfed[aa]n tshlat / os linnib lua (o linnib, o líniph, ós línibh, v.ll.), ML² 551 (: nua) (`rudder', Gloss.). Hence: lua .i. uisge os linnibh luá .i. os linntibh uisgidhe, O'Cl. de braigtib cailech lo a chendbarr waterhens, LL 179az (see edition). níl éisg air an ló, Hard. ii 20.8 .

Also perh.: cris Mobhi / nipdar simne imm lo, / nír hosglad um shaith / nír hiadhadh im ghó it was no matter of rushes round water(?) (prov. expr. ? cf. gat im gainem), Lism. L. 888 (= loa, Thr. Hom. 106.z ; lua, LB 235 marg. inf.). ós lúi na Lamne, Ériu iv 94 § 13a (`possibly . . . from loa water,' M. Joynt, 95 n.8 ). ar luí mara moir, ZCP x 410.26 . m. Lugdach Ló, ZCP viii 333.31 .

Compds. ¤chasar: feib rosill E. Assail / forin lind co ló-chassair `shower of drops', Met. Dinds. iii 344.90 . Hence: lóchasair .i. ceatha uisge. ló .i. uisge, ┐ casair .i. cioth, O'Cl. ¤chlad: ro lionsad lathcha lóchlada, Ériu xiii 35.1 .