1 ela

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Forms: elu, ela

n f. IGT, Decl. § 4 . ex. 1250 . swan: elae auis qu[as]i olo [ = ὅλος] .i. totum quia totus albus , O'Mulc. 381 . elu (gl. cygnis) Thes. ii 47.19 n. in ela hic cygnus Ir. Gl. 509 . risna dirmaib diairmidi d'elaib cycni TTebe 1230 ( Theb. iii 525 .) essnad ealao, K. and H. 29 ( ZCP iii 457 ). conaccatar in dá ela timchell na Temra, LU 132 a41 . Loch nEnaig, adhba ela, Acall. 2427 (cf. 2425 ). airm i cluinfinn cuibdius cubaid ac na helaib (: Febail), ZCP vii 309.21 . robadur... ar dath alainn eala (of a gift of birds, dogs, and steeds) ZCP vi 31.14 . do thiccdis eladha do chantain ciuil doibh BNnÉ 172.22 . mar a n-áirmheann an eala idir na hainmhinntibh amhghlana, TSh. 7796 . Fig.: eala cuain Luimnigh (of a lady), GF, Ir. Monthly 1919, 226 .

An ogam symbol for the letter e: ēn-ogam...aicme ailme . . aidhircleog, odoroscrach, uiseoc, ela, illait, Auraic. 5696 .