áelta

Cite this: eDIL s.v. áelta or dil.ie/625
Last Revised: 2019

 

adj (1 áel) limed, limewhite, made of lime(stone): colamu áilda ┐ colomu légda 'eine Säule aus Kalk und eine Säule aus Stein', Sex Aet.² 287 § 15 . in hí in colama áelda no lecda .i. in choluma áelda éim ro-mair ann, Sex Aet.² 287 § 15 . usce loch aelta .i. ni maith do dig ní maith do indlut limy, LL 283b27 . caisil ard aelta, BB 442b22 . co mhúraibh aelta `plastered', Marco P. 49 . áen-balla íseal á.¤ , Expugn. Hib. § 32 . a c[h]loch aolta `its lime-washed stone', Ériu v 60.17 . na cúirte cloch aolta, AFM vi 2192.9 . i gclochaibh aolta Éireann castles, DDána 100.12 . biaidh sgim aolta don adhbha / biaidh dhi dealradh corcardha, L. Cl. A. B. 185.141 . Of persons: clann aelta Amlaib, Prolegomena 44.16 . sduaidh chneasaolta go ngné ghloin, DDána 87.12 . a leacan aolda mar shneachta `lime-white', O'Rah. xxix 13 .