Ailenn

Cite this: eDIL s.v. Ailenn or dil.ie/998

Forms: Alend

prob. f. n.loc. Knockaulin, Co. Kildare, seat of the king of Leinster see Hog. Onom. a.¤ chruind, Cruachu / cāin dūn dindgnai, Ält. Ir. Dicht. i 17 § 5 . di ōchtur Alinne (alinni, v.l.), ii 6 § 2 . tri trenfir robatar i[c] claide cluid dune Alinne .i. in tres primdun rig Lagen, Thes. ii 344.13 . comérig a Ailind co fíannaib, LU 6627 . fritotsamlor a Thethna / frisin abaill a hAle (.i. a hAlind), LL 18178 . ardríg Érenn a hAlind, Metr. Dinds. iii 140 . Alend, poem on, ii 80 .