2 dúalach

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adj (2 dúal) having locks or tresses; in tresses . Of persons: maic Deirg dúalaig druin, Met. Dinds. iii 228 . Nadbuidb Duibdega dualaig, Rawl. 83a50 . ar an droing d.¤ , Met. Dinds. iii 416 . Of animals: ech d.¤ , TBC 3380 . dá ech . . . dúalaich, FB § 45 . áireamh scuaine d.¤ dhamh `hairy oxen- droves', Ó Bruad. ii 20 . Of hair, etc.: folt buide . . . is é d.¤ digrais deglebur, LL 237b9 . folt d.¤ , TBC 1817 , 5206 ; FB § 45 . ulcha d.¤ , TBC² 2335 . tabraid-se fighe cethard.¤ ar bar bfolt plait your hair in four strands, SG 274 . Other applications: da n-all ndualcha fringed (?), pleated (?), FB § 45 . luiriuch dluith drolach d.¤ degfigthe (of a pleated or woven corslet?), CCath. 4677 . rogab a luirig snithi . . . ndualaich, TTebe 1488 . céad sgiath d.¤ ` cunningly-wrought ', Ériu i 24 . sgiath d.¤ , Rel. Celt. i 134 . coire dron derg-d.¤ , SG 371 (of an interlaced ornamental pattern?).

Other doubtful cases: treabh na n-aolchloch ndruineach ndualaidh (ndualach, v.l.) `of white forts leaf-embroidered', Ó Bruad. i 118 . i n-inis dualaig Dornghlais, LL 150b36 ( SG 335 ). blath gach cuill um iarnóin fionndhualaigh, 3 C 13, 676.3 . Maelruanaid . . . archiṅg dorair ṅdualaig, LL 37c9 . See dodúalaig, tredúalach.