1 con-ail

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 con-ail or dil.ie/11970

Forms: comalt, comaltar, comaltram

v (ailid) nurses together, rears together, jointly: buime con-ail curpa daoine, Ériu xiii 37.18 . mac claime ni comail mathair `no mother fosters', O'Dav. 1364 . S. . . . conaltar mnā sīde for bruinnib būais `have reared', Misc. Hib. 20.8 ( IT iii 54.13 ). conalt si a mmac ┐ ingen and, Anecd. iii 27.14 . cis lir mac nad comalltar o maithrib ? whose mothers do not share responsibility for their nursing, ZCP xvi 215.30 . secht mná . . . frisna comalat fir, O'D. 2062 ( Rawl. B 487, 57b ) = na comuillit fri firu, Laws v 198.1 . con alur itir fine maithre ┐ aithre `(fosterage) is performed between . . .', Ériu xi 69.11 . rochomailit . . . hi comaltus `they were reared together', ZCP ii 135.1 . c.¤ comaltar, O'Dav. 1178 .

Vn. comalt, comaltar, comaltram.