4 ail

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 4 ail or dil.ie/957

adj expld. by native glossators as gentle, shy, modest: a.¤ .i. mín, Metr. Gl. 27 § 37 . meic Cainain, meic Enos a.¤ (: Adaim), SR 4947 . da Ailill a.¤ (: Conamail), Metr. Dinds. iv 284.27 (reading doubtful). Fintan, Mac tail trenóg / Dinterach a.¤ (.i. nairec[h]) Aedhan, Gorm. Oct. 9 . a.¤ .i. náireach, O'Cl.

Compd. ¤-menmnach: a. in fear sin modest-minded(?), BDD² 676 , 690 .