2 gall

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n a pillar stone, a standing stone: gall .i. corthe cloiche, ut est: nīs coma(i)thaig comathar selba co cobrannaib gall, Corm. Y 683 . Is aire asberar gall de suidiu, fobīth is Gaill ceta-rosāithset ... i nÉre, ib. gall .i. coirthe cloiche, O'Cl. gaill chomlaind 'stone pillars of contest' Celtica ix 157.17 but see CMCS lv 46-47 and 1 Gall (d). ? focard gulla .i. clocha a cennaib a aile siu ┐ tall, iar ngabail a tiri, O'Curry 849 ( H 3.18, 385b ).

Compd. ¤lia: gallia comruine crich (= saxum antiquum limes agro positus, Aeneid xii 896 , Aen. 3180.