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.

dall-amlóc

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n I Stupid folly : is mór an dallamlóg dothánaig air (c.s.).

n II A foolish, insipid person P. O'C. Dinn. Cf. dochuir sé an dallamalóg arna daoine he befooled the people Seanchaint 78. 2 f.b. Cf. amald. —dall- amlán id.

1 dallán

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n o,m.

I A blind or stupid person .

II A mole P. O'C. Cf. luch dall talpa Ir. Gl. 249 and O'Mulc. 343 ; see dall I and cf. dallóc.

III A leech or blind blood- sucker P. O'C.

2 dallán

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Forms: gallán, gollán

n a pillar-stone Wakeman Inismurray 74. 126 . gallán, gollán id.

3 dallán

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n o,m. A peg, plug or stopper : dallán srathrach the peg in the bow of a straddle. tré poll dalláin na srathrach, Tr. of Irel. p. 52. 24 .

4 dallán

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Forms: dallánach

n a winnowing fan ; dallánach id. P. O'C. Dinn. Probably Scotch, cf. HSD.

Dallán

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o,npr. m. (1) D.¤ mac Aengussa BB 149 e 23 . 169 a 49 . (2) D.¤ mac Bresail LL 134 b 37 . BB 117 b 4 , 16 , 32 . 118 d 1 , 30 , e 1 f.b. (3) D.¤ mac Cinaetha BB 75 e 5 . (4) D.¤ mac Coelbad, Rawl. 128 a 34 . (5) D.¤ mac Coirpri Chiúil BB 177 b 32 , 37 , c 9 , 14 . Rawl. 151 b 9 . (6) D.¤ mac Cormaic BB 112 b 3 . (7) D.¤ mac Dubthaig LL 330 c 33 . BB 167 b 42 . (8) D.¤ mac Enda BB 88 e 33 . (9) D.¤ mac Eogain a quo Ceinél nDallan BB 68 b 35 . 70 b 33 . 71 a 30 . 73 e 13 . 148 c 27 . Rawl. 140 a 3 . (10) D.¤ mac Ercca, Rawl. 91 g 47 . (11) D.¤ mac Fechain BB 144 d 17 . (12) D.¤ mac Fechtna BB 165 a 19 . D.¤ mac Fachtnai, Rawl. 156 a 9 . (13) D.¤ mac Foetach, Rawl. 158. 42 . (14) D.¤ mac Luigdech LL 331 a 52 . BB 219 b 34 . Rawl. 90 f 16 ; 157. 26 . (15) D.¤ mac Maithe LL 333 c 39 . (16) D.¤ mac Móre LL 47 a 1 . 52 b 43 . RC xx 7 . Dallán ollaṁ Cearbhaill ríogh Laighean, Keat. 3339 . Cf. TFr. 216. 4 . (17) D.¤ mac Nae BB 147 b 11 . (18) D.¤ mac Rossa LL 394. 15 . (19) D.¤ mac Trechuirne, Rawl. 145 d 30 . Corcu Dallan LL 35 a 8 . Cluain Dalláin i nDál Echach, LL 348 h 60 . Onom.

dallarán

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n a purblind person P. O'C. Dinn. Cf. dallraid.

1 dallbach

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n o. Blindness, stupidity : is dallbach is dītuiccsi is cendach cin ceill: ar airfeidedh aonuaire síraitrib a péin LB 152 m. infra. gerr co ngada a dallbach de in tabba ó cantar Ceilbe soon shall I strip it of its obscurity, the cause why C. is sung of Metr. Ds. iii 54. 15 .

2 dallbach

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n o (? dall + 5 - bach EIS 70 ). A kind of satire ; innuendo : dallbach .i. dallfuach, Corm. Tr. 61 . daldbach .i. airbere tre chuibhdius ┐ ni fes cia da ndéntar .i. dallfuach H 3. 18, p. 69 b , 635 b . trefocal cen dallbach dona dallbaigib, ib. p. 35 . Cf. Arch. i 160 . doindedar .i. dinnis ut est doindedar dallbach do triar, O'Dav. 603 . ní hesgaid fuigell fo dallbach, Tec. Corm. p. 56. 15 . fa ma dalbach 'cryptic allusion' JCS ii 96 § 7 —Probably identical with 1 dallbach. ? See also dolbach, daillbrecht.