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1 ló, lóe

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Forms: ló, lóë

n Pokorny, ZCP xiii 122f ., distinguishes I ló `Wollflocke, Wollhaar, Härchen der Augenbrauen, Schneeflocke', and II lóë a fem. collective `Wolle, Fliess, Pelz, Decke'. A few examples support this distinction but it is frequently impossible to differentiate.

lō .i. olann, O'Mulc. 805 . ló .i. ribe olla. As ló a brut, O'Cl. casla .i. casló .i. olann chas, ibid. `ló a lock of wool, a blade of wool, a single hair', P. O'C. From ON , Bidrag 30 .

(a) single tuft or lock of wool; single hair of a sheepskin(?): a lin lo fil fort chassail, Trip. ii 384.4 . Perh. also: Lomaidhi . . . lo filed bui fora thengaidh, Lism. L. xxxix 6. Metaph. flake (of snow): indar lat it loa snectai breccait a mmag, LL 14122 . 14125 . co ro hairmither . . . loae snechtae, RC xii 104 § 148. Of water, splash(?): atetha . . . cless n-eóin / immelig loa usci, LU 8350 ( FB 24 , rhet.).

(b) fur of an animal, a fleece : cetnait . . . / buaid di a llacht a llóe, LL 13697 . leath do mnai a etach no lamtorad snithiu; trian a cirthu adblam; lethtrian a lloaib ┐ a scuapaib lin (.i. seised na holla), Laws ii 372.16 ( SM Facs. 42a3 ). co lai a olla a n-aimsir a lomartha .i. co n-olaind, Laws i 126.22 Comm . (gl. caura co li, 122.11 ). crín do chengul i llái cecha sinnaig dib, LB 127a33 . lai .i. clumh, O'Curry 2068 ( H 4.22, 67 ). Perh. also: ni dia dainib detnestar / die letharda loe (of a pig), Ériu vii 199 § 8 ( ni ar dánaib dothiastar / acht dia letharthaib lai, LL 13707 ).

(c) sheepskin cloak; fleece of a cloak; wool; nap of cloth : lend .i. . . . lō find .i. ainm do brut find, Corm. Y 837 (lóe, H.3.18). ro ir dom . . . .x. loa lethna, Ériu ii 4.16 (leo leithcnia, v.l.) (glossed .i. bruit derga nó bruit loi .i. pill nó echdhillat) (Amra Con Roí). fola brith .i. fó lóe in bruit bái, Thr. Ir. Gl. 20 . dosnimthasa i llai a broit, Ériu xii 154.y (TE2). mala .i. moo a llō oldās in t-ēdan, Corm. Y 919 (a lloig, v.l.). brat cas corcra fo loí chaín, BDD² 7 . bratt derg fa chaslái imme, TBC-LL¹ 5425 (fo casloi, fo loi cain, v.l.). ocht mbruit chorcra bus caemh ló, Leb. Cert. 152.4 (: dó). coic bruit corcra co caemlaeib, Fen. 368.6 (: aíb). for loae (disyll.) mo gaimnén gil on the fleece of my white skin-rug, Liad. and Cuir. 22.14 . in brat uane / . . . / dorat lai fair iar lomain `He has bestowed pile on it', PRIA 1953, 98 § 21 (loi, loa, v.ll.). celtair .i. etach nuair .i. ni maith contui co tuctar a ló as, O'Curry 91 ( H 3.18, 66 ) = a loth, O'Curry 1400 ( H 3.18 633 ). is aire isrubrad Ulaid / . . . / lōä līath uma smechaib, Sitzungsb. Pr. Akad. 1919, v 92 § 15 . Cf. Ulaid .i. oll leith . . . olann líath dochengladar día smechaibh, Cóir Anm. 245.

Compd. ló-chorcra adj purple-fleeced: cét lend lóchorcra, LL 7289 . bratt lómar lóchorcra, TTr. 1039.

1 lóth

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n (cf. 1 ló) down, pile : l.¤ ainm do chlúmh, Metr. Gl. p. 25 § 25 (loth, v.l.). Lugaid L.¤ finn . . . no l.¤ ḟinn .i. l.¤ ainm d'ḟésóig, Cóir Anm. 185. ? celtair .i. etach núa .i. ni maith contuí co tucar a loth ass, O'Curry 1400 ( H 3.18, 633 ).