ar-gella

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ar-gella or dil.ie/4143

v (*air-gell-)

(a) replaces, takes the place of: coirm nó ass arid-gella ale or milk which is a substitute therefor, Críth Gabl. 395 . ocht cumala aragellat a ḟolog which replace his sick-maintenance, 468 . ni bia mias cen feoil aragella im, Ériu xii 71 § 49 = O'C. 2145 ( Eg. 88, 2(3)d ) `for which butter is a substitute', Plummer MS notes.

(b) Sense less clear in: arageil finnsruth fine, Laws v 440.22.i . urgeilid na neichi sin sruth taitnemach na fine, flaith geilfine, 442.5 Comm. cerca; a tairgille amail cach cethra air ni airgillad tar innraic, Laws iv 118.27 Comm. aragealla túatha, Ériu xiii 30.19 . ? trí comartha aragella[t] (arad- geallad v.l.) i tig britheman: ecna, aisnéis, intlecht, Triads 171 . Cf. airgell.