1 fail, foil

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Forms: foil, fail, fail óir, foil, folaig, falaig, falaigh, falach, foil, falaig, ḟalaig, folaig, failge, failgi, foilgi, falgib, failghibh, fuilgib, falach, folach, folach, fail

n = 1 foil (fail), Celtica x 82 . k,f. n s. ind foil , Anecd. i 4.22 . fail (óir) IGT, Decl. § 193 . fail óir LL 267a47 . a s. foil (gl. armillam) Sg 64a17 . folaig SR 4296 . falaig , Aisl MC 45.16 . falaigh ZCP viii 220.7 . g s. falach, Acall. 4485 . LB 259by . n du. di foil LU 10992 . di falaig , Fianaig. 6.6 . da ḟalaig , Acall. 5942 . n p. folaig , Fianaig. 14.6 (?) (corrected to 'foilge' p. 114 ). failge LU 7635 . Rawl. 147a28 . failgi, Acall. 5942 . a p. foilgi ZCP xii 237 § 61 . (in: roinnis F. na seacht ffáilghe | do secht mhnáibh ba lór āille, Duan. Ḟ i 44. 25 , there may be confusion with fáinne). d p. falgib LL 296a5 . failghibh, Lism.L. 4573 . TD 16.30 . fuilgib SR 4891 (om. prose). g p. falach LL 206b30 . RC xxiii 398 . folach SR 4292 . = folach BB 242a11 . YBL 67a41 (caoga fail , Duan. Ḟ. i 24 is an ex. of n s. after this numeral). A ring, an arm-ring or bracelet: maith ind foil se, or se ... Bid imod laim, or D., Anecd. i 4.22 . a di foil airgit ┐ a di bunne doat LU 10992 = Imr. Brain i 48 . fail óir ... cechtar a da lám LL 267ax ( MU² 705 ). do bídur tri failgi óir uim indara láim di ┐ da ḟalaig imin laim aile, Acall. 5942 . nónbur ..., ix. failge glano immá láma BDD 119 . Aildergdoit, is leis ar thus doronait failge oir im doitib, Rawl. 147a28 . failghe órtha ar a hocht méraibh, LCl. AB 202 . A torque (?): ata ... i ḟudomain ifirnn ┐ mo ḟailse ina circull tenntide ima bragait LB 259bw . fail druimnech dergōir i rabadur ocht fichit uinge ... ┐ poll tresin coirthi sea ┐ issí tresin poll, Acall. 4469 .

do dhéana tú failge d'ór ouches, clasps Exod. xxviii 13 . Of handle of vessel: folderb .i. bis ┐ in foil asa taib .i. in cua cluic `the cup, i.e. which has the handle out of its side i.e. the bellshaped cup' Laws i 134.5 .

Fig. circuit, enclosure: scrisfuighther a Caisel | clann C. ... | cona bia 'na falaig [sic leg.] | acht danair is deoraidh ZCP iii 32.6 . Cf. (?) crioth arna neallaibh ... | béaraidh an bioth as [is MS] a fhail `displace the earth' Dán Dé xxvii 3 (2 fail ?). Cf. an fhairge as a falaidh féin | raghaidh i n-airde d'fhoiléim, PBocht 25.12 . do chnoibh falach fionnc[h]uill `of the nuts of the fair hazel-hedge' FM ii 822 .

Compd. (?): folderb a vessel having a ring-shaped handle Laws i 134.5 , see cit. above.

2 fail

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place, spot , used only adverbially, but cf. ní ḟail [leg. fail ?] aslaig ar it is no place for an attempt upon (?) LL 161a2 ( Met. Dinds. iii 104.3 ).

(a) with art. folld. by rel. clause, (the place) where (cf. c): don uile doman ó tá in f.¤ i turcaibh grian cosin inad i fuinenn from the spot where the sun rises CCath. 290 . in f.¤ i fagbad in días carat wherever he found two friends 2445 .

(b) more commonly in phr.: i f.¤ (with gen.) near, beside, along with (sometimes in sense of Lat. apud): na hóga batar i ḟail Brigte, Lat. Lives 81 . foracaib a claideb i f.¤ mBrigte 70 . co ndessid cach díb i f.¤ araile TBC 4579 . oc legund i f.¤ Mo Lasse studying with M., KM Miscell. 208.9 = LL 285b45 . bui Cana ... tremsi i fail Guaire, Anecd. i 7.20 . Dīa mór im ḟail great God (be)with me ZCP viii 198z . in mac fil in t'ḟail LB 138b43 = Todd Lect. vi 68 . is fair rosuidiged M. ┐ dí óig ina ḟail FA 15 LB (ina farrad LU). laxe hi fail trōcoiri laxness accompany- ing mercifulness (i.e. as a defect of the quality) ZCP iii 450.5 . Of cohabitation: ata i f.¤ Noísen ... ben dingbala ríg LL 260b17 ( IT i 74 ). ni rabi rigan hi fail ind rig LU 10719 . i f.¤ Airt robói in Medb M. had been A's. wife RC xxv 24.15 . boí Mugain hi f.¤ Díarmata ┐ sí aimrit LU 4235 ( SG 83.13 ). Of place: i ḟail na Róma near Rome LB 5a2 ( PH 333 ). a ḟail na fairrgi ZCP v 21z . dobertsat amus for dereadh an tsluaigh i ffail na Seaghaisi FM t 1038.2 . Beside, seen in comparison with: nícon grádaigfer i f.¤ na óinmná no woman will be loved in comparison with this one Ériu v 209.23 . nach bí acht cluiche in gach olc oile ... i bhfail an bháis, TSh. 4020 .

(c) i f.¤ , folld. by clause, in the place where; where (cf. a): a bith i f.¤ i rraba that it should be where it was TBC 1235 . dochóid i ḟail i raba Ísu LB 160a41 ( PH 2602 ). co ndeachaid co Temraid i f.¤ i roibi ri Eireand where the king ... was Ériu ii 176.16 (in bail v.l.). im taeb ndess, i fail na raibi in sciath orum where my shield did not cover me Acall. 4005 . condus ficcdis i ffail i mbatar claidh, Hugh Roe 170.15 (f. 45b) . fail i f.¤ side by side (?): eilti a cupa ... in ḟir | muca ... f.¤ a f.¤ (of an ornamented goblet), 23 L 17, 135b ( Studies 1927, 288 ).

Cf. bail.

3 fail

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Forms: fail, faili, -i

n f. hiccup: fail `the yexing or hiccough ' dim. faileog, P.O'C. issed is fail ann do reir Galenus .i. cumsgugud comsuigthi amail spasmus, O'Gr. Cat. 190.3 . in trath doníter an fail o tirmuigheacht in gaili, Ros. Angl. 82.1 (= singultus). g s. do leighios na faili , O'Gr. Cat. 193.31 . Sobbing, weeping: Smaointe BC 4905 . cnead ┐ f.¤ ┐ foghair- ghearán, TSh. 4165 . teithfidh in galar ... ┐ an fh.¤ ┐ an chned = fugiet dolor et gemitus Instructio 191.9 . fail (bís ort) IGT, Decl. § 14 (f., g s., n p. -i) is prob. this word.

5 fail

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x = fil: see atá.

? failbe

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adj lively: failbhe .i. beodha, O'Cl. Cf. tug dam ... | cēt brat is cēt inar nderg | tricha sleag ... | deich failbe, deich fidchella ZCP viii 230 § 19 . Leg. failge (1 fail) ?

1 failc

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n a gap, chasm (?), a gap-toothed person (?): f.¤ .i. mann- taighe, O'Cl. falc ainm do gach manntaidh moir every big gap-toothed woman (?) Met. Gl., D § 23 (mianntaide v.l.). failc or failg `a gap or chasm, also a hair-lipped mouth or the loss of some of the teeth ' P.O'C.

2 failc ?

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ind feidm fuillmech failc (: Airt), Anecd. i 38 § 108 .

failches

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x see foilches.

failchis

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x see fairthis.

faíle

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Forms: fáoile

n n,f. fáoile (= faílenn ?) IGT, Decl. § 145 . gadthur sreabh na Daoile dhí | an feadh do bhí fáoile faoi, ex. 1959 .

faílech

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Forms: faoillech, faoillidh, Faílech, Ḟaíligh

n o,m. the end of winter, the early part of February: faoillech and faoillidh `the old name of the Calends of February and of 15 days after; it is often taken for the entire month. It is a corruption of fuidhle i.e. the ... remains or relics of the year' P.O'C. Faílech (fáeilleach, fáoilleach v.l.) IGT, Decl. § 22 . is do doratad ... inna sméra sind fulliuch LU 9725 (leg. fúlliuch or fuíliuch ? But see fuidlech). g s. sméra in Ḟaíligh (: sgaílidh) IGT, Decl. ex. 804 . re headh an Ḟaíligh (ḟáoilligh v.l.), ex. 810 . a bhláth an ḟaoiligh (of Christ), A. O'Dálaigh xvi 2 . teasbach faoilligh `warmth of the early spring' TD 29.30 .