elair ?

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n airel (.i. elair) LL 393b3 = Ält. Ir. Dicht. ii 22 § 3 .

? elaisc

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ind na cathid...bar n-indmasa elaiscib na hidbarta-sa, TTebe 2236 . possibly for: ar loisc(th)ib; cf. ag loiscib 4624 .

élaithech

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x see élúdach.

élang

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n o, m. ; ā, f. IGT, Decl. § 11 , § 12 .

I Defect, flaw, weak spot (of persons or things): nach geimliged dib acht gach drem ar a n-aireochadh élang in whom he would perceive any lack (of courage) MR 198.17 . ni frith fer gan élang no gan etirlen (of warriors tested for courage and coolness) 200.15 . ar a crodhacht ni celam | ni frith orra én-elang BB 62a33 . nochan feadar mh'élang féin I know of no weakness in myself Duan. Ḟ. i 19.3 . tréad gan éalaing, Hackett xv 19 . a Dhé...léigsi gan éalaing...Séamus...dá mhuinntir slán unharmed Ó Bruad. iii 140.11 . fath gan elang gan easbhaidh, Top. Poems 98.20 . nemh gan elang da n-anmain without fail BNnÉ 268.8 . fuar[a]ttar elang ┐ uireasbaidh ar an bprotexion `a flaw...in [the wording of] the protection' FM v 1774.11 . fuair an Iustis...ell ┐ elang a fforcoimett Uí Neill ar an mbealach go ndeachaidh treimhit gan troit vi 2224.10 . an tán na fuairsiott...élang na eislis forsan bforaire, Hugh Roe 272.7 (f. 72a) . dus an bfuighbhetis elang no eatar- bhaogal for araill do bhailtibh meic M. 304.24 (f. 79b) . go ffuair faill ┐ elang na huaire sin fair FM vi 2256.6 . Hence opportunity: fuair Iarla D. elang ar eludh v 1664.23 .

II Loss, misfortune (?): dith meic D., trúag n-élang, Met. Dinds. iv 306.31 . cf. tri fichit láa dó for leirg | fer cecha lá inna cheird | batir hésein a hélaing | con[d]atánc[at]ar Héraind ZCP iii 45§29 (` (?)' Thurn., ZCP ix 209 ).

élap

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n ` Divine Ruler (?) (`a compound of Hebrew êl "God" and Ir. ap, a loan from Lat. abbas' K. Meyer, Miscellanea Hibernica p. 29 ): Fiacra fer na feili | ...gērat gluair co nglaine | ēlap sluaigh co saine IT iii 57 § 108 . Cf. Él.

Elatha

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Forms: Elotha, Elathan, Eladan, Ealathain, Ealagain

npr. m. (cf. elada): nom. Elotha mac Delbaet[h] RC xii 96.24 . gen. Bress mac Elathan meic Delbaeth, Rawl. 162a31 . RC xii 108.3 . Ériu viii 52.12 . Bres mac Eladan meic Neit, Dinds. 46 . mac (,clann) Ealathain , Keat. i 216.16 . Leb. Gab. i 152.3 ; 164.4 . mac Ealagain , Ériu viii 20 n. 4 .

1 elba

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n f. IGT Decl. § 4 . Apparently a transformation of Early Mid. Ir. alma (see alam and albe), which it often replaces in later texts, cf. coimetaiah ealma ┐ indile TBC 1045 St = alma LL. The vowel change may be due to the influence of elta. A flock, herd, drove (usually of deer, but also of domesticated animals): confaccatar in ealba do aigib eallta TBC 1317 St (=in n-alma LL. alma n-oss TBC² 679 ). ocht fichit oss n-allta i n-enealba 542 St (=i n-óen alaim TBC² 196 ). damh ó elbaidh ar íarraidh a stag from the herd IGT, Decl. ex. 339 . le hosnadaibh elbhadh the panting of the deer ex. 156 . do-chonncadar...ealbha ┐ éide ┐ innile a nGleann L., ML 26.17 . nuall a gcon meardha 'sa míolchon | ag cor ealbha a díothrobh dháibh `driving deer from the woods' TD 11.8 . Hackett xxxix 114 . go bhfágbha clár...Teamhra | lomnán d'ealbha is d'ḟaolchonaibh `wild deer and wolves' TD 16.19 (in one MS. ealbha is gl. here by tréda, see footnotes). beiridh bhur dtréda ┐ bhur n-ealbhadha libh, Ex. xii 32 . ealbha na ttarbh = the multitude of the bulls Ps. lxviii 30 . ealbha, búar, speil, tréud, Kirk = Eg. Gl. 255 ( Arch. iii 154 ). Fig.: Mac Moire...laogh oighe dar n-ealbha fawn of a doe from our herd (i.e. our kinsman) Dán Dé viii 17 . ealbha láoch a band of warriors Ériu ix 164.1 . ag dáil ḟíneamhna... | ar ríghealbha chláir Chonnacht `royal stags' (i.e. noblemen, warriors) TD 20.59 . damh ríghealbha 21.32 ; 9.1 .

2 elba

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n chattels, goods (?): marbais a mbuar... ┐ a n-echu... ┐ conaitcheadar imarchor a n-elba uad ┐ dorad doib each RC xvi 151.23 = atbertadar fris nad bai aca cumang do imachur in ealma ellaig bai oga gen chaiplai, Folklore iv 474 = SG ii 484.15 (in Met. Dinds. iv 64.99 the corresponding word is crod). deillich a n-ech leu iar cur a n-elba de RC xvi 151.27 (= a ndelma BB 396a 16 ).

elbas?

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n Eochaid cen e.¤ n-idlann (v.l. elmnas, ebais, fealbais, (co) ndelbas) ZCP xiv 178.3 . Cf. tria eolus ┐ elmus BB 415 a7 .

elc

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adj mischievous, bad (?): nirbu elc (.i. ni bu olc... ni bu emilt), Thes. ii 327.17 - 37 ( Hy v 5 ). Hence, probably, nír bhó elc .i. nir bho olc, O'Cl. pl. elca míla mná `women are capricious beasts' Tec. Corm. § 16.103 .

? elcae

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n mischief, evil (?): feil Cholmain cen elccai (v.l. elcca), Fél.¹ June 7 (v.l. ṡotlai, eclai, Fél.).