sill

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n (Lat. sillus, a measure of weight ): sillus . . . est unus scrip- tulus et quarta pars scriptuli; inna da s.¤ is da scripul coleth, RC viii 368 .

silla

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sillab

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Forms: sillabæ, sillaibe, sillab, sillab, silla, sillaidh, siolla, sillada, siolla, siolladh, sillaeb, sillæb, sillæba, sillaoba

n ā,f. (Lat. syllaba): g s. inna cétni sillabæ , Sg. 212b1 . sillaibe, LB 227a16 . Later also m.: n s. in sillab deighinach . . . in sillab toiseach, Auraic. 2369 - 70 = int shillab dedenach . . . int shillab thoisenach, 91 - 92 . a s. in sillab toiseach, 2368 = int shillaib toisich, 91 . Mod.Ir. silla m. somet. with dental inflection: a s. sillaidh, O'Gr. Cat. 300.13 . n p. trí siolla , IGT Introd. 27.5 . na sillada , O'Gr. Cat. 301.26 . g p. siolla, IGT Introd. 1.21 . Note also n s. siolladh, Luc. Fid. 270.8 . Also sillaeb: n s. sillæb, ZCP xii 295.4 . n p. sillæba, Fél. 4.25 . a p. sillaoba, Auraic. 2745 .

(a) a syllable : it sillaba fodlidi is follus són asind ḟers `they are separate syllables: this is manifest from the verse', Sg. 111b1 . ar it lia sillaba o illitrib quam ó oinlitrib, 71a18 . ní sluindi s.¤ folad trée feisin manip sin s.¤ coní bes rann insce `no syllable by itself expresses a substance, unless it be a syllable which is able to be a part of speech', 25b14 . issi int s.¤ diuit s.¤ ellaig rainne ┐ nad ṡluindi folad `this is the simple syllable, a syllable in the body of a part (of speech), . . .', 25b13 . sillaidi (?) gl. syllaba, Ir. Gl. 231 . du i mbi imrecra s.¤ , Lib. Hymn. i 64.57 . cethri líni cech caibtil, ┐ se sillaba déc cech líne, 14.7 . cate tomus cach hái i sillabaib? (of metres), IT iii 7.4 . cræd is saellæb and? . . . Tinōl timaircthech litrech nō guta a n-ainm, ūair is foirpthi int [ṡ]illæb cach guthaidi trichi ┐ nī thēit tar sē litrib ar mēd ┐ is airi aderar sillæb ōn ḟocol sasillabui .i. as inand sin asin grēig ┐ comtinōl asin laitin ┐ asinn gæidilg, ZCP xii 295.1 - 3 - 4 . ni boí saine litre na sillaibe hi cairt dib sech araile, LB 227a16 . dogniat [na guthacha] sillaib a n-ænur per se sillabam faciunt, Auraic. 366 . iarcomrac . . . .i. comrac na tri s.¤ forsna da sillabaib tuiseacha, 1420 . trí siolla as cóir a mbráthair na hiomarbhádha tig ó phearsuin lóir, mur tá so: as gilide no as duibhidi, IGT Introd. 27.6 . ga líon siolla san fhocal as sía do Gháoidhilg, 1.21 . gach persa lóir énṡilla every monosyllabic abstract noun, IGT Decl. ex. 1006 n . a bhfocluibh . . . comhmhaith ┐ do bhiadaois siolladh ar shiolladh ann, Luc. Fid. 270.8 . foirceadlaidhe .i. fear ag a mbí gramadac . . . ┐ siollaba knowledge of metres (?), MS. Mat. 494.34 (`orthography').

(b) hence of something very slight a jot, a tittle; of music, a note; of wind, a puff: . . . fán siolla as lugha dhe do bhéin díom, Desid. 5031 (i.e. of the faith). ní bhfuil . . . siolla do shásaibh | i ngliaidh na ruag . . . | nár theastaigh, Hackett xl 90 . má sheinnid le céill, | gach siolla d'á dtug athair na ngrás d'Olldhámh na dtéud, Hardiman i 6.15 . siolla de ghaoith Mhárta, ITS i 10.6 . See also Dinneen.

sillabacda

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adj io, iā (sillab) syllabic, according to syllables : a delidin s.¤ (e.g. gossa fer .i. Fergossa), Auraic. 5312 .

sillabach

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sillada

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n a p.? dogní Mocuda siolladha dona hoghaibh, BNnÉ 295 § 24 (reading of Stowe for cailledha (? = caillecha) of text).

sillaeb

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sillaebach

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adj o, ā (sillaeb s.v. sillab) syllabic, pertaining to syllables : deilidi foclach fæbrach | is deilidi s.¤ `metathesis of syllables', Auraic. 2134 . Cf. tretsillabach, déṡillabach, etc.

sillaire

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Forms: siollaire

n (? silla) io,m. Exact sense not clear: an siollaire mer muilchennach mo grádh chroidhe an laoch, O'Gr. Cat. 583.34 . siollaire sámh soinenta, 36 . an siollaire geanamhail grinn (of a good musician), Keat. Poems 281 . is léir a ngleó-cnoic gur thuiteadar | siollairídhe treun air lár, Jacobite P. 12.6 . siollaire `a beater, striker, smiter, a dexterous harper; also a good singer ', P.O'C. See also Dinneen.

sillanach

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adj o, ā (? silla) thin, fine (?): do bheir an feadán leis agus do sh[e]inn ceól sruthbhinn siollanach sáimhchaoin, ITS xxiv 100.23 .

silled, silliud

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u m. vn. of sillid. sellad, St. Ercuil.

(a) act of gazing (upon), glancing; a look, glance, gaze; a sight, vision : milliud quasi mī-ṡilliud .i. drochṡilliud, Corm. Y 858 . descaid serce sīrsilliud, Anecd. iii 15.20 ; cf. iss airdhenu sercci sír- ṡilliuth, IT i 121.11 ( TE 6 ). ba hé s.¤ ba soirche, LL 210b15 . rap ḟerr leó ná a silliud sain | a tabairt beó fon talmain, Met. Dinds. iv 140.95 . silleadh súl dhá dtug rígh Uladh thairis, aseadh do chonnairc . . ., ML 84.16 . nicon lamtis . . . décsiu na s.¤ for foltaib na ḟer, LB 127b42 . silleadh mall an mhac- cáomh, IGT Decl. ex. 910 . títhe orláir do ghruadh ngeal | rob tuar soghráidh a silleadh `the sight of them', Studies 1921, 74 § 6 . ag silleadh 'na thimcheall, DDána 102.30 . róid as soillse re silleadh, 54.1 . silleadh créacht a chuirp chorcra | cúis truaighe, 10 . tolcha uaine ar a dhá himeal, | ortha as bhuaine silleadh súl on them the glance rests longest, Aithd. D. 28.23 . do-geibhthear fós le gach fear | tibhre seirce 'na silleadh `in her glance', TD 13.8 . mairg dár cinneadh . . . | silleadh an té rom-theimhligh, Dánta Gr. 28.8 . coma sochain ri sillad do cach duine a taithnemh na trillsi sin, TTebe 3743 . ag silledh na senfhairrgi do gach taebh, St. Ercuil 1405 . ind sealladh angidhe adhuathmar dorad in beist for Hercuil, 1281 . 's truagh an cuibhreach doni an chiall | ar silleadh siubhlach na súl, Rel. Celt. ii 290.29 . is in t-silleadh chonaigh in the Beatific Vision, 228.28 . ag silleadh ┐ ag sírfhéachain ar na neithibh neamhdha, TSh. 2983 . s.¤ súl(a) somet. = the twinkling of an eye : triall mall go múr nimhe | do-ním . . . | 'sdo-ním fhilleadh uadha | re silleadh na súla, Ir. Syll. Poetry 35.10 . lot mh'anma a silleadh na súl | do rinneadh, Dán Dé ix 4 . bhudh éidir leis . . . dol ó oirther go hiarrthar an domhain . . . ré silleadh na sul, O'Hussey T.C. 45.y . `re silledh, cáocha, cáogad na súl in the twinkling of an eye', Eg. Gl. 569 .

(b) act of watching, keeping watch : is fer mor agarb . . . e, . . . fri s.¤ ar slogaib ┐ fri agallaim echtrand, Ériu viii 20.14 . na cathaighthe [im] cheann | [fan] ceart silleadh súl `against which I should be alert', Aithd. D. 52.3 .

(c) the evil eye : ar galar, ar geinntib, | ar milliud in cenntair, | ar ṡilliud, ar teinntib, ZCP x 346 § 6 . Cf. sellad.