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2 elba 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,
65 Folklore iv 474 = SG ii 484.15 (in Met. Dinds. iv 64.99
the corresponding word iscrod).deillich a n-ech leu
iar cur a n-elba de RC xvi 151.27 (=a ndelma BB 396a
16 ).

elbas? n Eochaid cen e. ¤ n-idlann (v.l.elmnas, ebais,
5fealbais, (co) ndelbas) ZCP xiv 178.3 .Cf. tria eolus ┐
elmus BB 415a7 .

elc 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. elcamíla mná`women are
10capricious beasts
' Tec. Corm. § 16.103 .

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

elchaing: xseealchaing.

elcmaire n envy,spite(?): ra gab ét ┐ elcmaire ┐
15immḟarmat Dubthach imma mnái TBC 2749 .ros líon éd
┐ ealcmaire formad ┐ fir-misccnighe iaittside fris an Uilleac,
Hugh Roe 276.25 (f. 73b) . Asnpr.,m. Elcmaireoll, Ériu
vii 221.9 .co tech Elcmairi na n-ech, Met. Dinds. iii
36.27 (= Ériu vii 220.23 ). YBL 125b23 .Cf. elcmar.

20 elcmar adj(1) envious,spiteful: ealcmhar .i. tnúthach,
O'Cl. , perhaps citing:Fedlimid rechtaid...nir bu elcmar ar
gach cōir BB 354a20 (see Met. Dinds. ii 14.50 v.l.). As
npr.,m.(?)ingen Elcmair, Met. Dinds. iii 40.13 , 17 . TD 6.2 .
(2) weak,feeble: ealcmhar .i. meirbh, O'Cl.

25 ? ele n salve(?): elegraeco elon olium (= graece ἔλαιον
oleum), ar is de dognither, O'Mulc. 378 . Prob. a mis-
understanding oféle,q.v. Cf. eliab oleo.i. on im, Corm.
Y 541 .

éle n aprayer,charm,incantation: éile .i. ortha, O'Cl. ;
30 éli Loga TBC² 1812 n. (LUmarg.).cach iptha ┐ gach
éle ┐ gach orthana doberthea ra cnedaib Con Culaind
TBC 3640 .iptha ┐ éle ┐ arthana do chur riu 3638 .
bennacht for in héle-sea LB 99 marg. inf.,cf. [é]ile(v.l.
forféile) ZCP i 62.8 n. , see ib. 72 ; Ped. i 57 .Cf.
35 Conf. Patricii § 20 ? (Todd's St. Patrick 372 ). Possibly the
word is taken from Matt. xxvii 46 .

Éle npr.,m. Elias.nom. hÉli,hÉle FA 33 LU
(hEliiLB). Eile(: lēire), Snedg. u. MacR. 12 § 54 .
Éili § 55 .hEli Enoc diar cobair Hy i 5T. Helíífáith
40 PH 8410.7278 .acc. forHelíifaid 1410 .gen. co martra
hEle┐ Enoc, Rawl. 69a12 .

élechon n Acall. 3003 n. =éiligud,q.v.

electair n electrum,electron: dat. dá scaburassan do
electair .i. do thinni commascda airgit ┐ credhuma,two
45greaves of electron,i.e.of an ingot mingled of silver
and bronze
CCath. 4668 .

electarda adj(<electair)made ofelectron: rogab sciamh-
luirig n-imetruim n-electarda do commusc oir ┐ airgitt,
CCath. 4680 .

50 elef(a)int n(there may also have been a formelef(a)inte,
undecl.,cf. fiormamaintandfirminte IGT,Decl. § 13 , § 3 ).
elephant: n s f. indelifaint , CCath. 3650 .a s. is é in cú sin
romarb...inelefint , Alex. 436 .romarb inelifindt BB
492a10 .g s.(a)ō cnāimelefante , O'Mulc. 700 .elifinte,
55 CCath. 4691 .elifainti 4989 .eilfinti, TTebe 472 .i curp
naheliphainti , CCath. 3652 .cosaelefinnti , Marco P. 162 .
(b)do chnáimheileaphaint , Todd Lect. iv 80.14 .co cnaim
eilepaint IT ii2104.1 (BB).n p. cethri heilifinti...fán
carpat ica imurchur, Maund. 210 .elipinnti IT ii2104.31 .
60(c)ahelifaint LL 135b1 (possiblysg.).a p. elifainnte,
Marco P. 114 .elifinnti 186 .g p. .m.m.elifint 111 .fria
groigib na n-elefint, Alex. 622 .do chnamaibelefinnte ,
Alex. 592 (elefant BB 493b13 ).imud camhall ┐ elifain-
tedh, Marco P. 42 .immutelefinnted 158 .iar faicsin na
65 n-eilifant 113 .d p. foreilifaintibh 115 .forelifaintibh 91 .
mar thoirrcheas n-elphant, Studies 1918, 453 is an ex.
of a late undeclined form.