1 cailech

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n o (Lat. calix, see GOI 573 ). chalice, cup, goblet : beóil in chalich, Wb. 7d9 . du lani in chailig, Ml. 94c10 . ho anmaim chailich, 30c17 . in coilech-sa in césta, PH 3058 . Of the chalice used at mass: conogbar indablu . . . forsinc.¤ ┐ fobdidithir . . . isin cailuch, Thes. ii 251.10 (Stowe Miss.). aidme altoire .i. cuach ┐ c.¤ , Laws i 234.28 Comm. cop in coilig aiffrind, v 22.23 Comm. innte-side at a coilech in Choimded . . . coilech argait he, ZCP xvii 228.23 . do ṡacarbaicc namá theit ┐ ni théit do ch.¤ (communion in one kind), LB 10a3 ( Trans. RIA xxiv 204 ). as do chriostal doronadh na coilche aifrinn, BNnÉ 58 § 68 . brisit an scripta, tuccsat cailigh aifrinn, AFM iii 274.11 .

In secular contexts: cuach condib lenduib secht coilech enfoluing dind nemtiger umaighe, O'D. 2208 (Nero A vii, 144a). forsin cailech , Trip.² 549 (corresp. to airdech, 547 ). is c.¤ glanda col lind, Goid. 180.27 ( LL 284b48 ). caileach airgid . . . cona theasc, AFM ii 1032.7 . téighe ar ceann an choiligh óir / a cheann Oiligh go haltóir, Bard. Synt. Tr. 27.27 . Fig. i cailiuch bithbroin (of hell), Lism. L. 3638 . c.¤ .i. cluas, ut est gall-biail . . . cona dib dubhchailchib .i. cona dib cluasaib (of the projections of a battle-axe), O'Dav. 532 .

Cf. cailice, cailís.