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3 ell

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 3 ell or dil.ie/19968

 

n troop, flock: ell no iall .i. ealta d'énaibh no do dháoinibh, O'Cl. ; here also perhaps: ell .i. cath, O'Cl. This may be the word in the following instances: úair dosfuargaib, rígda ell | co sluagaib Hierusalem a kingly host (?) SR 6677 . Fergal na n-airech n-ell, 2357 . cnáifed dia álaig óg n-ell | slóg sádail na senÉrend would have wasted all the flocks (?) of the peoples of ancient Ireland Metr. Dinds. ii 62.11 . Cf. also iii 48.1 . Trip. 252.21 . SR 1129. 3915 . ficell a vigilia, nó feiccell .i. ell feig, O'Mulc. 535 . nirb fand fri glan-ella gluind were not weak before troops of prowess (?) LL 146a14 = ZCP xii 377 § 8 .