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colgdae

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adj io, iā (colg): carpat . . . cona creit . . . colcda, TBC-I¹ 2332 (`scythed', Faraday). Of swords, pointed(?): claidem . . . colgdha coilgdírech , CCath. 5242 . Of warriors, warlike, fierce(?): in ridiri colga, cetfadhach `brave', ZCP vi 104.8 . tais re a thiorthachaibh, colgdha re a chomharsain, AFM vi 2236.4 . Adv. co colga, cetfadach, ZCP vi 68.15 . do-chím co colgdha an cuire, Top. Poems² 457 .

torchelta, torcelta

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Last Revised: 2019

n (1 torc or 3 torc + 2 elta ? Perh. more likely from do-aircheil, BDC 179 ) part of a sword; hilt-guard (?) (see Studies on Early Ireland 106 ): claideb orduirn indtlaisi co torceltaib (toircetlae, v.l.) ōir deirg, TBC-I¹ 2046 , TBC(C) 1390 . cloidhemh coilgdirech cō tairchetlaib oir deirg, Corm. Y 1059 . claideb nua natharda co torcheltaib dergóir ina láim, TTr. 1040.