aílech

Cite this: eDIL s.v. aílech or dil.ie/987

n o (cf. 1 áel, 2 áel?) dung, manure: indebar .i. áilech, O'Dav. 1127 . ma do rona . . . tuar no a.¤ for in ferand, O'D. 1670 (H. 5.15, 25b). do charr .i. ailich no arbu, Laws i 170.2 Comm. do thuar no d'ailech fair dorattad, iv 132.17 Comm. re a thuair nó a ailigh, 136.18 Comm. do-ghenair or . . . don a.¤ ┐ don othrach . . . ata innut, ITS xxix 120.30 . ag buain oileamhna as an aoileach, TSh. 924 . a ndein an dam d'aoilech ┐ d'ḟual, Maund. 148 . i carn aoiligh, TSh. 909 . a broind áoilich `from the middle of a dunghill', BNnÉ 325 § 42 .

Compd. ¤-moirt excremental sediment, sewage: aoileach- mhoirt ┐ uile shalchar ifrionda, Desid. 4290 .