caingel

Cite this: eDIL s.v. caingel or dil.ie/7831

n o (Lat. cancella, cancelli, GOI 567 ) chancel-screen, lattice : caincell a cancella , Corm. Y 370 . c.¤ .i. clīath, O'Cl. iar n-ascnam sair tar c.¤ `going into the chancel' (of cleric), Ériu iii 100 § 25 . In phr. crann caingil = c.¤ : forsna crunnu caingil sin, LU 2053 ( FA 13 ). crand caingil di glain eter cach dá claiss, 2050 ( 13 ). eter chrann caiṅgil is gréin i.e. within the veil of the Temple, SR 4418 . 'gon chrunn changil, ACL iii 307 § 17 . In cheville: findál caingeal (: caindeal), ZCP viii 197.1 .

Note also: si[u] dognetis aiṅgil uais / artuais cech caingil iar séis, SR 7854 , where Plummer (MS notes) suggests reading caingin. See crannchaingel, saingel.