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2 cailech

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 2 cailech or dil.ie/7723
Last Revised: 2013

Forms: caileach

n o caileach m., IGT Decl. § 23 . cock, the male of various birds : gall dano ainm do chailiuch, Corm. Y 683 . cal graece vocacio inde c.¤ , O'Mulc. 288 . cailligh (sic) no eithi foglennat cach, Laws i 190.17 Comm. miach ar caileach cein iunas, v 82.21 Comm. corr, caitin, caileach, 472.30 . siul gairmes in c.¤ , TBC-LL¹ 3475 . ni gart c.¤, ní gart cú, Metr. Dinds. iv 122.18 . o ta iarmeirghi co gairm in coiligh cock-crow , AU ii 174.23 . a cailigh doní in gairm, Acall. 4015 . an uair ghláoid na cuilig, Párl. na mB. 4004 . lía do choilchib dár cercaib / ní hoighthir ar énealtain, IGT Decl. ex. 825 . As a nickname: ri Brefne .i. in C.¤ (.i. Art) Hua Ruairc, RC xvii 370.25 (Tig.). Cf. is tu in caileach dibcellaig, IT iii 85 § 84 . Folld. by a defining gen. do brāigdib c.¤ loichen (lo(a)chend, lachan, v.ll.) drakes , Corm. Y 1231 . c.¤ cerc, Ériu vii 146 § 3 . gair in cailigh cearc, Laws ii 108.18 Comm. coilech circe, MacCongl. 99.22 . c.¤ fedha capercailye or wood grouse (tetrao urogallus), see Duan. Finn Gloss. c.¤ feado, ZCP xiii 276.z . da coilech fedha a Fordruim, Duan. F. i 20.22 . cailigh ḟedha Ḟidhrindi, Acall. 735 . serccoll na c.¤ feda, RC xx 264.4 . cia huallcha rángais? Muscraige ┐ coiligh fedha, Tec. Corm. vi 30 . ? Alternative name: coilech-coílle ` wood cock ', Iar Conn. 11.24 . coileach oidhche an owl , Eg. Gl. 580 . Note further: corus .i. coilech gaithe weather-cock , Ir. Gl. 510 .

cuirce

Cite this: eDIL s.v. cuirce or dil.ie/13649

n io, m. Also co-. crest, tuft, headdress (?): c.¤ derg for cech cenniud `a red tuft (?)', BDD 137 ( LU 7816 ) = BDD² 1364 `crest' Gloss. do brāigdib cailech loichen ┐ dia cuircib ó c[h]ris sūas (of materials of poet's robe), Corm. Y 1231 = da currcib, LL 23315 . coirce cas cruinnchlechtach ag cumdach a cinn, RC xxix 120 § 18 .

See 2 cairche, coircedaib (Addenda).

lachnach

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Forms: laichnech

adj o, ā (lachu) earlier laichnech (cf. loichen s.v. lachu) abounding in ducks : allind laíchnech lethan glais, LU 2993. loichneach .i. no lochánach, O'Cl. os loch l.¤ , IGT Decl. ex. 268 . ón Mhodhairn lachnaigh lionntaoi, DDána 65.17 .

lachu

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Forms: lacha, loichen, lochain, lacho

n n, f. Later lacha, IGT Decl. § 6 . g s. also loichen (lachan, v.l.) Corm. Y 1231 = Corm. 43. a s. lochain, Anecd. i 6.6 . (v s. lacho, 7 ). Cf. loichnech s.v. lachnach. duck in general, female duck: ro éirig in l.¤ reime don usciu, BDD 156 (Eg.). lacha .i. lichiu quam aliæ auess , Corm. Y 829 . l.¤ (of Bird Ogham), Auraic. 5693 . lachain lindi Senbotho Colmain, Todd Nenn. 216.13 ( BB 257a37 .). is 'na cill atát na lachain, Fél. 228.27 . is iat rusmaruh na lachuin ┐ na corrai tria na n-escuini, Flower Cat. 321.30 . lacha is bardal, Iar Conn. 290.3 . lachain i laoibh sneachta / ag snámh eighridh uaine, DDána 98.2 . mar lachain . . . / . . . na lachan, Irish Texts ii 81 § 26 . coilech lachan wild drake, Corm. 43.

With descriptive adj. or phrase: a l.¤ linech, BDD 156 (Eg.). lachain chenn n-úaine, IGT Decl. ex. 1009 . As complimentary ep. of a woman: a lacha áluinn aoidheadhach, DDána 114.30 . In phrases denoting painful or impossible separation: fa dedhail mná rea mac . . . no lachan re linn, BNnÉ 267.14 . búain áil lachan do linn, IGT Decl. ex. 351 . scara lacha fri tuinn, ┐ cu fri cnam, O'Curry 2309 ( Eg. 88 fo. 23 ). Proverb: snámh an dūthchos don lachain, O'R. Poems 2128.

tuigen, tugan

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n ā, f. (cf. tugae)

(a) a mantle worn by poets, acc. to Corm. made of birds' skins (feathers?) (Atkinson, Laws Gloss., suggests that this may be merely for sake of etymology): t.¤ quasi togen .i. a toga ... aliter: tuighen .i. tuge ēn, ar is do chroicnib ēn finn ┐ ildathach dognīther in t.¤ filed ō a chris sīs, ┐ do brāigdib cailech loichen (lachan, v.l.) ┐ dia cuircib ō c[h]ris sūas co [a] mbrāigit, Corm. Y 1231 = Corm. 43 . samail in c[h]umduigh robāi im Senchān cenmothā a t[h]ughan (thugain, v.l.) suadh, Corm. Y 1059 (91.5) = stuighen, Corm. 36.17 . imun tugain suad bui ac Adna, Laws i 18.14 Comm. ciasu fili, fili imma li[g] tugen cona llī, RC xxvi 14.10 .

(b) mantle, covering in general: tugan martra, mind naire, | bratt nad ralad dar fathe `a martyr's cloak ... such as has not been cast over seers,' Metr. Dinds. iv 330.19 . a ttuighin m'fhir `in my husband's dress,' Ériu ix 4.37 . tugen a ngruad ` whiskers ,' CCath. 3602 . See tuignech.