1 do-alla

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Forms: do-ella, tallaid, tellaid, tellad

Also do-ella (* to-ell-, Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 511 . See GOI pp. 54 - 55 ). Used in O.Ir. to supply perfective tenses of gataid steals, see GOI § 764 . Later as simple vb. tallaid, tellaid. IGT Verbs § 32 . Vn. tellad.

Takes away, steals, strips away, cuts off: gl. furari, Wb. 22b7 , Lat. Lives 30 , 54 , 79 . tallsad .i. doghoidsead, teallsadar .i. doghoidsiod, O'Cl. ma dudell ní if he has stolen aught, Wb. 22b7 (refers to furetur). do-fallta daim indara fir were taken away, ZCP xv 308 § 3 . tallsat triar indala bocc . . . in trír dusfell, Lat. Lives 54 = Trip.² 2117 . dofall G. minn óir mná Catháir, RC xv 482 = Dinds. 40 . fer rotháid is rothall, Metr. Dinds. ii 58 . téllsat echu Pátraic, Trip.² 1231 . teallsatar macdretill Temrach sria(uo)na in righ, ZCP viii 103 . With AR, FOR: ní cumcaim-se ón ém, ol tell Patraic ariut since P. hath taken it from thee, Trip.² 1920 . ? doloidsidi a arm nairi, TBC-I¹ 1600 (dolodside, LU) (for tallaid? cf. tallaidsidhe, TBC(C) 904 ). Mac Con doall a righe aire, Fianaig. 32 . mé [ro-]thall nemh ar mo chloinn (spoken by Eve), Ériu iii 148 . taldatsom a apdaine aire, Mon. Tall. 162 . doallad brethemnais ar filedhaib, Laws i 18 . inn talladh for nech a scrap taken from anyone (?), Laws iii 20.2 Comm. With DE: tiag-sa co tall a chenn dind aithiuch I will go to take his head off the churl, Ml. 58c6 . nico-tald-som dēr dia gruad `he did not stay to wipe the tear from his cheek', Mon. Tall. 153 . tall Patraic a ulchai do Fiac, Hy. ii Pref. ( Thes. ii 308 ). an bic co tall mo léni dím, LL 277a19 . tallus luag mo dúane de, Metr. Dinds. i 52 . donallathar fena do largaib cars are removed from the flanks of horses, O'Curry 737 ( H 3.18 353a ). With Ó: da-s-all úad Paris mac Priaim stole her (Helen) from him, LL 143b50 . na feranna . . . dofallsat na saerclanna uaib, BB 255a30 = tallsadar uaithib, Lec. 354b10 . With ASS: ef tallad as ria n-ess `f' was taken from (the word `fenechas') for `s' (i.e. s was substituted for f), Laws i 32.28 Comm. (= CIH ii 345.12 ). mas asinn uth tallad in lacht, is cetharda ┐ eneclann, CIH i 275.30 . gid im gid lom tailtar and, acht mas [as]in ud taladh æ [is cetharda] ┐ eneclainni; mas 'tic taladh æ is diabladh ┐ eneclann 'whether it be butter or milk which is stolen there, but if it was stolen in the udder [it is fourfold restitution] and honour-price; if it was stolen in the house it is double restitution and honour-price', Mar. Dis. 28 § 5 . dofall in claideb as a thrúaill, Ériu ii 24 . gó ┐ pecad na ndaene dorelsat a nert asin talmain, Anecd. i 75 = dorelacht, Mon. Tall. 157 . adbél-sa dia taltar in gáe as mo chind, TBC-I¹ 1300 .

do-alla céill (a ch.) de loses hope, despairs of (cf. benaid céill de): huand uair thall Noe a cheill [de] | dond ḟiuc[h] dub delaidi, SR 2557 . ó thellus mo chéll dia torachtain chugum, Aen. 622 . tallsat a céill do conach catha, CCath. 1905 . riasíu tallsadais (sic) céill dia ccabhair ó Rígh na S., Hugh Roe 266 .