oimelc

Cite this: eDIL s.v. oimelc or dil.ie/33672
Last Revised: 2013

n ( = imbolc?) the beginning of Spring, Candlemass (or rather milking Stud. Celt. xiv-xv 109 , xxxix 134 ): o.¤ .i. oi-meilg .i. isi aimser andsin tic ass [sic leg.] cairach (i.e. the season for sheep's milk), Corm. Y 1000 (omelgg, Laud 610 . ommelgg, Uí Maine , Stud. Celt. xxxix 134 ) = Corm. p. 33 s.v. oí.