2 congal

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 2 congal or dil.ie/12143

n c.¤ (conghal, v.l.) m., IGT Decl. § 17 . Possibly same wd. as prec. cluster, bunch(?): ? do-beir d'ollamh ag ól fhledh / c.¤ na fer mór nach mar, IGT Decl. ex. 740 . ní beiti ar tí chongail chnó (: chollaibh), ex. 741 . mil fan gc.¤ (untranslated), TD 29.31 . O'Hara 1031 . sreath do chornuibh . . . / . . . 'n-a [g]conglaibh comhthroma, Butler Poems 898 `cluster . . . band(?)', Gloss. mar chongol cnó (`shooting with nuts'), Magauran 2037 .

Compd. nip c.¤ finnach (of a sheep), O'Curry 251 ( H 3.18, 145b ) perhaps of tufted fleece.

See congar.