1 clóe

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 clóe or dil.ie/9565

Forms: cloë, cló, clód, cló, clu, cloí, clá, cluä, clá

n f. ? Orig. cloë. Also cló, clód. a s. cló, Fing. R. 168 . d s. clu, Hib. Min. 40.11 . cloí, LL 21935 . n pl.? clá, IGT Decl. ex. 1781 . a pl. fri gaīthe cluä , Fing. R. 1032 . clá f., IGT Decl. § 98 .

(a) whirlwind, gust (freq. c.¤ gaíthe): cloi gaithe gl. turbo, Sg. 93a4 . bircli .i. bir uisce ┐ clō gaot[h], Corm. Y 198 . clō .i. gaoth ut dicitur: Curchān tar sāl septais cló .i. setis gaoth, O'Mulc. 276 ( septuis clóa, H 3.18, 66c4 ). i nglind fri gaīthe cluä, Fing. R. 1032 . is úar fri cloï ngaeithe, 126 (cloí, v.l.). clo do glasré[i]n, RC xiii 222.3 (= gaoth di glasmuir, MS. Mat. 473.6 ). clōd gaoithe, ACL iii 310 § 2 . ? doadbat cech ith fo clu `it signifies every corn crop laid low' (of the south-west wind), Hib. Min. 40.11 . níor chóir síon achd clá ┐ ceatha, IGT Decl. ex. 1781 . ní fearr leó an lá gréine / as teó iná an chlá is crúaidhe, ex. 1779 ( DDána 98.2 ).

(b) cry, sound : gu g-cuala ni: in cloi deroil. Ro cluinter in fogur, ┐ ni fes cia raide, IT i 144.11 . móra in chlóe | clóe Ulad im Chonchobar, TBC-LL¹ 4997 - 8 . ? i ṅgáet iar cloithib a chiúil / Fergus mac Froichir Fortriúin, LL 2672 .

Ascription doubtful: tri mili miadbla im chloi ṅglicc, SR 2303 . ráidis fris ránic a les / ní no ícad a ances / dia chloí bad gell co nglicce / ar baí trell i n-amrite, LU 4293 = LL 18226 . tellach nEogain os cech clói, Metr. Dinds. iv 98.99 (`oppression') ( LL 21935 ). Ailech cen Chorrcend fo chlói `without storm-beaten Corrgend', 94.41 ( LL 21877 ). gelcloe gaile, LL 5083 ( Auraic. 5214 , ¤chlue, 5219 ). folucht tre clæi `eine gute Last(?) durch den Wirbelwind', ZCP xiii 278.1 . maic Caim na clóë can scíath `that bore spears without shield', Metr. Dinds. iv 248.19 ( LL 28984 ). a siur i Cnogba cen chlói / iar lot a comga 's a crúi, iii 50.21 ( 26263 ) (perh. for clód metri gratia).