delgach

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adj o, ā. (delg) pointed: cuing a spuir gráindealgaigh, IGT Decl. ex. 307 .

? delgae

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ind dubu d.¤ dilachtai, LL 123a25 (Nuallguba Emire).

delgaige

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n ,f (delgach) prickliness: uath in ogaim, crand fir no sce ar delgaighe insin, Auraic. 5517 .

delgainecht

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x see elgainecht and 3 delgnaide.

? delgán

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ind (delg): aithne fiuirmiudu .i. fuirmither for dealgan aithgin ind co naill .i. faill iumcoiméta do ronadh impi . . . so cách go dealgán . . . .i. impaid cach sin ndealgan, O'Don. 1181 - 2 ( H. 2. 15, 45b ). Cf. Laws i 190 n. 1 , 196.14 Comm.

delgánach

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adj o, ā. (delgán) prickly, stinging, sharp: risin dírim ndlúith ndelgánaig, LL 238a24 ( TTr. 576 ).

Delge

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Forms: Delcce

n.loc.? Cf. Delcce, Hog. Onom. ticfa ri for delgi | tor fergi, YBL 191a47 .

Delginis

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Forms: Delginsi, nDelggenis, Dheilccinis

ī,f. n.loc. of Dalkey Island, Co. Dublin , gen. cumtach Delginsi Cualand, LL 15a6 . a muir Delginnsi, CS 939 . dat. i nDelggenis Cualann, AU 732 . o Dheilccinis , Gorm. Dec. 6 . See Hog. Onom. s.v. deilginis.

? delgna

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ind fuair i sain-d.¤ rosná | nói mbain-delba dluth-chóema, Met. Dinds. ii 28 .

1 delgnach

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adj o, ā. (delga) thorny, prickly, spiky, bristly: draigin drissi delgnacha, LL 118a15 ( Ériu vii 2 ). na herpli delgnacha sin those spiky tails, Aisl. Tund. 104 . na herbuill dealgnoidhi, 130 . As epithet of a shield, on the face of which the heads of the rivets form knobs or spiky prominences: sgeth donna delgnacha ina lamaib, TBC 5480 . bopulsciath (i.e. buaball- scíath) dub d.¤ cona deich findbolggaib fichet findruine, LL 189a59 . Cf. deilgthech.

As subst. d.¤ gúalann collar-bone(?), Laws v 354.5 . saldealg- nach, 6 . Cf. delga (b).

2 delgnach

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adj o, ā. distinguished (?): Aedamnair d.¤ trén trebur, LL 139b38 ( RC xlvii 305 ). Cf. 1 delgnaid.