dalim

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v methinks Thes. ii 291. 3 . See 2 dar.

dalire

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n Thes. i 497. 4 . See dálaire.

dall

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Forms: dáll, dald, dall, dull, dall, daill, dalla, daill, dalla, dullu, dulla, dallu, dalla, dailliu, daille, daillín, dallacán, dallachán, dallarán, dall, daille

adj o-ā, often dáll, sometimes dald ; dall (: and) LL 52 a 4 f.b . d s. m. dull, dall (dáll), f. daill. n p. m. dalla (adj.), daill (subst.). a p. dalla (adj.) ; dullu, dulla, dallu ( LB 212 a 31 ), dalla (subst.)—COMP. dailliu, mod. daille. For etymology and Gaul. cognates, see Holder 1216 , Stud. Hib. xix 42 .

I (Totally) blind. dall .i. tall a talpa , O'Mulc. 343 . dall a talpa no disell .i. cen tsuile quia est sell .i. suil, Cormac Tr. 58 . haec talpa luch dall, Ir. Gl. 249 . mac dall IT i 39. 14 , 21 . gur bhen a rusca dé gur roibhe dall, Cóir. Anm. 29 . ┐ dall clairínech éisidhe, MacCarthy 408. 8 . innistear go raibe Isáac tré arsaidhacht dall, TSh. 258. 1 . ar mbeith dall dho, ib. 22. 31 ; 255. 12 . ní feas di í féin do bheith dall, ib. 258. 8 . amlaid rogénair side ó máthair ┐ sé dall PH 2288 (cf. 811 ). guidis...coro ṡlánaiged a mac dall bodar amlabar, ib. 1319 . voc. a hídail daill amlabair cen guth cen lámu cen cossa, ib. 1367 (cf. 1294 ). pl. uair nachdat dee...acht hídail dalla amlabra, ib. 1141 .—cless dond cless dall cless néoin FB 24 (l. 24) ; cf. dall-chless. METAPH. dalla dagairle blind to good advice Tec. Corm. 16 (l. 68) . fégad cechaen uaib nárob dall ┐ narob baccach hé iar mbésaib PH 4666. 4671 . osa dáll a chride berid diabul leis ina eolas fén he, ib. 7755 . is dall gan radharc me soillsig meólas, Cúirt 812 . Ignorant : dobhí sé dall aineolach i dteangaidh na tíre, Keat. Dion. v 60 . Unprofitable : gart dall, KMMisc. 174. 18 .

II Dark. abardall .i. abditum et dall, O'Mulc. 7 (cf. abra .i. dorcha, O'Dav. 27 ). uch in adaig dorcha dall, Add. 30. 512 , 34 b ( Arch. iii 233. 7 ). ifernn...dubh dall, Lib. Flav. ii 51 a 2 . 17 . fot aidche daille dube LL 193 b 57 . daire dall SR 6355 . ise sin gan diamair daill : domarbh Diarmaid mac Cerbhaill SG 72. 25 . croithis dóib dairbre ndall IT i 108. 4 . Cf. dallchíach a thick mist: ní ro ráthaighsiot ní lá dallciach na maidne muiche, FM vi 1936.24 . ar snaidm a cor | in dallciach do chrích Mumon, Ériu iv 226.10 . buailis an curach dá ḟleisg dhraoidheachta gur ḟág fa dhallchiach é, Each. Iol. 43.16 . METAPH. obscure, difficult to read ; dull (in sound). bíodh a ḟios ag gach aon...gurab í cíall ḟíre na taoibhe daille so don taoibh amuigh don leabhar ALC i 6 n. deilm dub dall LL 143 b 28 . is dall erund mani écestar dún doléir, Ériu ii 104 § 14 . is d.¤ erunn a ḟis, 124 § 65 . ib. 122 § 62 . unjustified, false (of a charge) : dall adbur noferai formsa it is a false charge you bring against me RC xiv 243. 15 . Cf. dalltaidbsiu do dóinib LL 123 a 11 .

III o, m. and ā, f. ( Laws i 124. 22 ). A blind person. hic cecus .a. um. dall, Ir. Gl. 623 . hic cecus dall, ib. 427 . im dingbail mic...di claim di chaich di daill di anbobracht, Laws i 124. 22 ; ib. 140. 5 f.b. buidir ┐ daill durscartad co fis a ndaille ┐ a mbuidre, ib. v 156, n. 5 . dligid dalla dídin ZCP vi 261. 11 f.b. luid dald arachenn Patraic, Trip. 132. 3 . conid don dúll dorala techt sis IT i 39. 18 . deccra daill, Metr. Ds. iii 372. 95 ( LL 158 a 48 ). bennachais in dall clarenech co mba slána a da ṡúil, Lat. L. 86. 3 . nírab dall ic tuus daill, Arch. iii 318. 12 (cf. LB 261 a 65 ). dall a cinn daill, Lib. Flav. ii 16 a 1 . 5 f.b. nóṡlánaigedh dulla ┐ claṁa ┐ bacacha RC xxvii 302 § 76 . an dall, gnioṁa an daill, Eg. 142 p. 170 . isé dorat a rusca don dull PH 2287 . doralatar dóib dá dhall ar or na sliged, ib. 4409 . atcon- narcsa daill ┐ baccaig...do ṡlánugud dó, ib. 2182 . daill buidir ┐ baccaig, ib. 2491 ; cf. 4399 . 4414 . 4592 . roíccais clamu ┐ dallu, ib. 1357 . roairchis Ísu dona dallaib, ib. 4416 ; cf. 2270 . 2296 . 2591 . 4413 . 4532 . 4649 . hícc clam ┐ dall, ib. 1734 . comus ṡIánaigti dall, ib. 2088 . siubhalfaidh aṁail dallaibh, TSh. 255. 14 . amal dallu nád faicet ní LB 212 a 31 . dáll, ib. 33 .—am dáll ruccad mesi I was born blind PH 2785 , cf. duine dorugadh na dhall, Donlevy 438. 17 . mar doleighis Críost an dall, TSh. 6. 26 .

LOC. Áth Ferta in Daill, Metr. Ds. iii 308. 63 . rotadhaill...do thigh an filidh Muiredhaigh Lesa an Doill FM iii 178. 16 . DIMIN. daillín: Aed Dall Mac Diarmata .i. daillín doghabhadh moran dána AU iii 196. 20 . dallán, q.v. dallacán a purblind person, P. O'C. dallachán, Séadna 43. 32 . dallarán P. O'C. Dinn.

IV Darkness, obscurity : ni fuille forru dall ná doirche, Laws ii 272. 13 . amail dobur ndubchiach nó amail dall fedha (sic leg.) i foghamhar, CCath. 5666 . doradtsat na naeiṁ...dall ciach ettorra ┐ in slogh RC xxvii 298. 18 . la dall ciach na camháire, Hugh Roe 62 . amal phupall bís im dall LL 52 a 51 . Cf. mod. dubh ┐ dall na hoidhche, Dinn.

MOD. dall, adj. and subst.: tá sé nár bhfágaint dall he is leaving us as wise as we were Seanch. 35 . ba dhall ésin ara ngaedhlainn that man was ignorant of Irish. Compar. daille (pronounced duille).

1 Dall

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o,npr. m. Dall mac Áeda Sláine BB 79 b 22 . D.¤ mac Echach, 187 b 46 . mac Eogain Aidne, 108 a 13 . mac Fumius, 104 e 13 . g s. mac Daill meic Tetuirne, 191 b 16 . máthair Doill, 87 e 10 . mac Dall (sic), Rawl. 94 c 49 . quies Aedach maic Daill AU 607 . = Gaul. DALLOS (SIMILI DALLI CIL vii 693 ).

2 Dall

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pn the name of a mound at Tara, east of Duma na mban : atat da dhuṁæ frisin cubat atuaidh .i. Dall ┐ Dorchæ .i. Dall teas ┐ Dorchæ tiar, RDinds. 1 § 23 . LL 30 b 48 .—Cf. dall IV.

3 Dall

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pn o & ā. The name of a river south of Drobais: dar Loch Febail dar Es Ruaid dar Duib dar Drobaís dar Dall (: Senchorand) LL 151 a 10 . dar Duib...┐ dar Daill, RDinds. 140 (Lec.). Cf. dall II.

dallad

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Forms: dallta

u, m. gen. dallta, vn. of dallaid. A (total) blinding: ba marb da dallad is dún LL 33 a 36 . AU ii 88 , 147 , 156 . TFr. 156. 1 . a bfir do dh.¤ nó do spochadh, Hy Fiach. 336. 9 . Diarmaid mac Neill...do dhalladh la Coinconnacht ua Raghallaigh, O'Don. Suppl. a ndighail dallta Ruaidhrí RC xviii 19 . Dúach dallta Deagaid, Cóir Anm. 29 . ITS v 190. 14 , 18 . dalladh a ṡúl gcorpardha, TSh. 255. 23 . ib. 9 .

METAPH. ní raib miscais foe ná format ná dallad ZCP vi 259. 19 . ar domun dom dallad ar mellad ó móinib, Laud 116. a chineadh Iudaighi atá sib a dalladh an doṁuin óna huile deallradh, LFl. ii 11 b 2 . 15 f.b. ní marsin diumar- craid na sprédi acht doní sí daíne do dhallad PH 7753 . an dalladh dobheir an saidhbhreas saoghalta arna daoinibh, TSh. 198. 17 . an dalladh doghní gach peacadh aran duine, ib. 255. 16 . deagla a ndallta lé doilbchéo pheacaidh na feirge, ib. 257. 19 . dá dteagṁadh dalladh peacaidh san mbith dhóibh, ib. 258. 10 . agá bhfuil a dtuigse airna dalladh re dorchadus, Donlevy xxiv 27 . dalladh le bríbh le fees le fallsacht, Cúirt 92 .

MOD. dalladh, gen. dallta.—beidh biadh á ndalladh i mbliadhna they will have food in abundance this year, W.K.

dall-aicentae

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Forms: dallaigeanta

adj io-iā (dall-aicned). Dull, dull-witted, stupid : dall-aicentach id. dall-aicentacht dullness, stupidity . MOD. dallaigeanta &c. P. O'C. Dinn.

dall-aicned

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n o,n. Dull or stupid wit or intellect , P. O'C. (dallaigne).

dallaid

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Forms: dallair, dallaid, dalann, rodallais, rodall, dodhall, dalltar, dallfaider, dallad, dallta

v ā (dall). pr. 2 sg. dallair, 3 sg. dallaid; dalann. pret. & perf. 2 sg. rodallais, 3 sg. rodall; dodhall.

PASS. pres. sg. pl. dalltar. fut. 3 sg. dallfaider. pret. sg. (ro-, do-) dallad (phonet. dallag), pl. dallta; rodallait.'

VN. dallad, q.v.

(a) blinds, deprives of sight . dallaid rosca TBC 5488 . noco rondall Aed Findliath, Rawl. 164 a 26 . dallta co mbói cen amarc LB 146 a 20 . romdalladsa ┐ rompiantar tria mindib PH 801 . dalltar in terrig iarsin ┐ cassait a inde ┐ a inathar, ib. 792 . tescbaither a thenga dallfaider [a ruisc, sic leg.] ┐ iadfaither a chluasa, ib. 1117 . dothuit otrach na háinle ara ṡúilib lér dalladh é, TSh. 255. 34 . gur dalladh leo é, ib. 256. 24 . dodalladh go hobann í, 258. 7 . oenben do tsarugad du mac h. Mannachan, ┐ ro dallad inn fo chetoir was castrated (?) Ann. Conn. 4 (s.a. 1224.3), Stud. Hib. xix 51 n. 36 .

(b) n darkens, obscures . dallaid side amail cheo LL 371 a 32 .

METAPH. dond foirind rodallait ó dorchuib phecda PH 3911 . a betha daenna sochaide rodallais sochaide romúris, ib. 4661 . rodhall demun in slógsa, ib. 1128 . in génntligecht...formúchaid na cétfada dallaid na ruscai, ib. 722 . dallaidh sí (sc. an leisce) ruisg réasúin an aithrighigh, TSh. 257. 34 . dodhall a mailís féin iad, ib. 255. 10 . dallaid an drúis an duine, ib. 256. 15 ; 255. 32 . an saidhbhreas saoghalta lé ndalltar an sanntach, 256. 1 . luaithreadh na locht dtalṁaidhe lé ndallann é, 256. 13 . dallair an saoghal go léir led thoidhbhse, Cúirt 389 . dhalladar riam me is do iadhadar maodh ionam, ib. 282 . dallag (v.l. mealladh) me suidhte maoidhte am óinsig, ib. 320 . liach a mocha rodallad he died Rawl. 85 a 49 .

MOD. dallaim blind, blindfold, puzzle, perplex P. O'C. anois ó dalladh minntleacht, Amr. Cl. G. 5. 14 (cf. SG 23. 24 ).

dall-amlán

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Forms: dallamaláin

n o,m.

I A perfect simpleton .

II luch dallamláin now pron. and written dallamaláin a dormouse (Cork). Cf. dallóg féir id.