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Cite this: eDIL s.v. sal or dil.ie/36074

n ā,f. Later also o. o,m., IGT Decl. § 96 (129.32) .

(a) dirt, filth, impurity, dross : inna saile foilse gl. puplicae labis, Ml. 30d14 . huá shail gl. a labe , Sg. 52a4 . inna saile gl. fecis, Ml. 60a5 . huanaib salaib corpthaib, 92d12 . sall .i. salc[h]ad, O'Dav. 1446 (cf. Ériu xiii 26.27 ). bruchtaid co s.¤ co salaib, 250 = bruchtaid go saluibh, Ériu xiii 44.23 . s.¤ gl. scoria, LB 145b50 . nī tic tar clūassaib in chuirp | acht s.¤ grānna, Arch. iii 239 § 33 . ni dechaid claechlódh no s.¤ no dorchudas . . . ar a litrib (of books), BCC 221 (218.26) . do cuir don gren s.¤ na sine (of a chief), Ir. Texts ii 22 § 6 . sail chnis (sailchnis?) scabies : sailcnis, Rosa Ang. 252.2 . sailchnis = impetigines, 23 K 42, 35.22 . re s.¤ airgid `silver dross', Prov. xxvi 23 . s.¤ mianaigh arsaidh Ádhaimh `the stain of Adam's old nature' (dross . . . ore?), PBocht 12.6 .

(b) in phr. s.¤ chúach (later felt as compd.) violet : salina .i. nomen lube .i. sálchuach gl. salinator, Sg. 100b2 (length-mark doubtful) (mistake by glossator?). an tsal cuach gl. viola, Arch. i 329.115 . sal cuach, Rosa Ang. 108.21 . sal chuach, 148.17 . do blath saile cuach, 222.2 . le sail chuach, 312.2 . sal cuach, O'Gr. Cat. 184.30 . gab sail cuach, 181.9 . sail-chuach `violet, pansy', Hog. Luibhl.

(c) in moral sense sin, stain : ro gatar ūaim cech s.¤ snēid, ZCP vi 266.y . ochtur do shil Shéith cen sh.¤ (: cnedmar) Seth's blameless offspring (?), LL 141bz . s.¤ mo chridhe, A. Ó Dálaigh li 26 . s.¤ nocha cheachraidh mo chlí | mádh glan í ó dheach- maidh Dé, Dán Dé xxvii 25 . gan s.¤ pechaidh do léigen ara anam, O'Hussey TC 120.11 . go nglanam s.¤ na seinpheacadh, PBocht 6.29 . tré bheith gan ts.¤ gan teimheal, TSh. 4851 . ní orm as s.¤ | mo thugha le táir mbriathar `it is no stain on me to be covered with mere verbal infamy', O'Gr. Cat. 463.9 . gan ball gan s.¤ without spot or stain, blameless, ITS xxix 179.27 . s.¤, ball `an atom, point, spot', Eg. Gl. 80 .

(d) legal stain on a person's honour, reputation (usually as a result of satire): nach s.¤ aslén(n)a ainech duini, Críth Gabl. 308 . ni airgeat find fochmean for adrubaid s.¤ , O'C. 1877 ( 23 P 3, 21b ) = for [a ndrub]a s.¤ , Ériu xiii 13.4 , cf. O'Dav. 857 (besmirching a man's honour compared to dross on silver). Hence: sall .i. aoir no aorachas, O'Cl.