scolóc

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Forms: scológ

n ā, f. (1 scol. Cf. Wortk. 118 and RC xxxvii 149 ). scológ, IGT Decl. § 12 (61.25) (ceart baininnsgne aigi ┐ innsgni ferinnsgne ann); cf. a scoló[i]c (: oróit), MacCongl. 17.10 .

(a) scholar, pupil, student (partic. in a monastery): scoloca manestrech Mauritii, MacCarthy 16.2 . intan ba scoloc Molúa `a student', Fél. 180.41 . toisech na scoloc (in list of officials in a monastery), Misc. Arch. Soc. i 140.y . denum ar cuid a scol[óca?] (colophon addressed by scribe to pupils), ZCP iv 156.19 . s.¤ iar légad a shalm, Triads 233 . eiric giunta co lomad a ciabaib na crosan, ┐ na scoloc, ┐ na ningen mael, Laws iii 354.7 Comm . (or in meaning (c)?). da mhacaomh óga battar iter muinter Colmain Eala. Ro fhoirbrettar, gurbhat sccolócca móra, BNnÉ 182.10 .

(b) hence disciple, follower, servant of a saint, etc. Equated with daltae, Flower Cat. 464.16 , 18 . With timthirid, MacCongl. 13.21 , 23 . Mac Con Glinne is a `scolaige',his attendant a `scolōc', 114.5 , 9 . a s.¤ (sic leg.) . . . | cid nā dénum dá chammrand? 15.23 . a scoló[i]c (: oróit), 17.10 . atbert Ciaran fria scoloic follower, servant (?), Lism. L. 4234 . Perh. also: in scolōg, Feis Tighe Chonáin 571 = ōglāch, 505 .

(b 2) youth, lad : triar scoloc maelruad, Acall. 6147 .

(c) tenant of (church) land, farmer (according to Skene, Celtic Scotland ii 446 - 8 , the scolóca, who formed the lowest class of the ecclesiastical community, held land from the local church. Cf. termonnach, and senchléithe): sean-sgologa ionnraca do bhi na n-aodhairidhe ar n-eissi ar in fhearann, O'Curry 1143 ( H 3.18, 455 ). C. . . . scológ in aice Atha cliath `a farmer', Mart. Don. xliv 12 . Donnchadh O Deirbreó, do bhí na sgolóig ionnraic (a witness in a lawsuit), ML 178.x . buidhen lescach ┐ s.¤ `farm-hands', AU iii 510.z . do chuir sé a shearbhfhoghantuidhe do chum na sgológ, do ghlacadh na dtorthadh, Matthew xxi 34 . tug sé ar cios do sgológaibh í, Mark xii 1 . Perh. also in: co facadur in s.¤ da n-indsaigid, Acall. 3346 (`non-warrior', SG ii 187 ).

As n.pr.: S.¤ .i. Niall Húa Flandacan, rí Tebtha, RC xvii 375.27 (Tig.) = Scolócc .i. Niall Ua Flannagáin, tigherna Tethbha, AFM ii 832.1 = Sgolóc O Flannagáin, rí bfer dTethffa, ALC i 38.6 . Iohannes Mag Sgoloigi, AU iii 60.13 (or leg. Sgolaigi?).