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doél,

Cite this: eDIL s.v. doél, or dil.ie/17536

Forms: ndoíle, Daolcú

n o, m. and ā, f. chafer, beetle: is neimneach dubh in dáel, Cóir Anm. 263 . líntar a crechta . . . do dēis, do dael ḟota othrach, do gai, BB 193a17 (= duirb, 192b27 ). ilar t(h)or ṅdoel, duba druing, | ilar cruma cael, SR 889 . hidan idan corpan criad, | cuman cuman cruth na ndael, RC xxiii 416 . dael . . . méitigther oirce , Fél. p. 42 ( Fél. Jan. 15 ). ro cnaí daíl a choiss, Trip.² 2862 . Freq. in comparisons: ingen Conmair . . . ina gormdael gobuil-duib, BB 393b33 = inna garmdail, LL 214a7 . duibe iná gual nó druimne daeil, SG 251 . dubithir druim ndáil, BDD 97 . coícait ṁbratt ṅgorm, ┐ ba cosmail cech áe fri druimne (ri findruine, MSS.) ndoíle , TBFr. 19 = fria druimni dúile, RC xxiv 143 Eg. abratchair duba daile (: sāire), LU 3821 ( SCC 37 ). dá brá dóile dubgorma, MacCongl. 97 . Regarded, like the worm, as instrument of dissolution of the body after death: dursan . . . Mac Domnaill do dheól don daol (: Aod) alas that D.'s son is the beetle's prey, ACL iii 304 . not-ísat daela duba (said to the body), ZCP vi 265 . [i]sind áth, ba dúire daol, | is leis docer Congal Cáel doom of death, Fianaig. 12 . a ádbai na ṅdoel ndubgorm (to the body), PH 8256 . mo chorp . . . ní bec lem í co hécaid | d'énaib Dé no de dáelaib (: táebaib) as bait for birds and beetles, ACL iii 216 . Applied fig. to a person who inspires dread (in good and bad sense): in cach níth ba dáel dolaid `a beetle of havoc', Metr. Dinds. iii 340 ( LL 157b14 ). an doel dub Droma Tibrud, ZCP ix 453 . húasal dóel diasnéti (of Colum Cille), ACL iii 218 ( Rawl. 107a47 ). torcair an snomhdhaol seang la Cormac, P. O'C. s.v. daol . cein co ti an daol bán . . . ┐ bidh maith ind ecclas fria re, BNnÉ 305 (a prophecy). pn Hence as sobriquet: Dubthach Dóel Ulad, FB § 12 , TBC-I¹ 2109 , TBC-LL¹ 2825 ; D. Dael, TBC-LL¹ 2750 , 2829 , TBC-I¹ 2055 (see also ¤tenga below). D. Dáel Uladh .i. adhuath Uladh a ḟaigsin . . . mar is aduath lé cách nduine in bheist dara comainm in dáel d'ḟaicsin, Cóir Anm. 264 . Cf. O'Mulc. 347 = doel a graeco dilos (δειλός) formido (an etymol. gloss, not a definition). Hence through misunderstanding the definition: Dubthach Dáel Uladh .i. adhúath Ulad, Cóir Anm. 264 . As n.pr. m.: ingen Dūil Dermait, IT ii1 181 . maccu Dūil D., ib., tri Doil Eirrig, TBC-I¹ 3487 = tri Dóelḟir, TBC-LL¹ 5888 .

Compds. ¤abra dark eyelash: glannua rosc . . . itir clethchor ndub ndóel-abrat, BDD 100d . ¤chomramach: sgiath dhaolchomhramhach ` chafer-marked ', Atlantis iv 176 . ¤chú: Daolcú (name of a black hound), Death-tales of the Ulster heroes 28 . Cealtchuir romarb Daelcoin dia luin .i. dia ghae, RC xxiii 325 . ¤dath beetle-colour, jet black: celtur cunnail co ndaeldath, LL 193b40 . ¤ḟuince, 3 C 1 3, 920.6 .

¤tenga chafer-tongue, backbiting, etc.: teist Cathail m. Finguine ríg Dési cu ndoelthengthaib, LL 149b11 . As sobriquet: Dubthach Dóeltenga, FB § 90 ; TBC-LL¹ 2780 , 2811 = D. Dóeltengad, FB §§ 92 , 72 ; TBC-I¹ 2066 . ¤tengthach chafer-tongued, given to backbiting, etc.: Dubthach dael-tengthach, Cóir Anm. 263 . fearand Dubthaig Daeltengthaig, Ériu viii 174 ; mac D. Doeltengaidh, ib.

v g (fuil) draws blood: intrans. 2 s. subj. pres. dep. ni gata ni fuiligther ┐ ni oirce nech, LB 261a7 ( GJ v 187 ). With FOR (AR) : ni ḟuil bar a fuliged nech díb munub marb a chetóir na ba marb ria cind nomaide, TBC-LL¹ 2941 . nir fuiligh a lám ar dhuine riamh ... nach bhud marbh ria cinn nómaide, Acall. 215 . TBC-LL¹ 2941 = nir ḟulig ┐ nir ḟorderg gae ... fairsium, TBC-LL¹ 2954 . ní fuilighenn iárann air iron does not wound him Maund. 161 . ar mallacht ar in coin ... or d'fuilig si ar lenab ..., Plummer Colophons 27 n. 11 ( Laud 610, 116v2 ). nir blais betha nech ar a fuileochad, Acall. 6073 n . ni blaised betha nech aru fuili[g]dis, Ériu viii 42.12 .

fuirsire

Cite this: eDIL s.v. fuirsire or dil.ie/24912

Forms: fuirseóir, ḟuirsiri

n io, m. (nomen agentis from fuirse) generic term in O. Ir. for a buffoon, mountebank or mime ; by Stokes, Thes. ii 140 n . derived from for + sére `food' on the analogy of Gk. παράσιτος. In Mid. Ir. replaced by fuirseóir. f.¤ (gl. parasitus) Sg. 49b5 . gl. Roscius Acr. 13a2 . g s. ind ḟuirsiri (gl. histrionis) Sg. 103a3 . trí airfite dála : drúth, f.¤, oirce , Triads 241 (glossed p.43 : foirsire .i. abhlóir nó ursoire). imda na fursiri, LU 7824 ( BDD 138 = forchuitbidi ib.)

oirce

Cite this: eDIL s.v. oirce or dil.ie/33694

Forms: orcae, oirc

n io, m. O.Ir. orcae; the form oirc also occurs.

A pet dog, a lap-dog : horcae milchu, Thes. ii 48.31 ( Philarg. 121 , gl. Hylax, Eclog. viii 107 ) = horce, p. 363 . orci, LU 2967 . oirc .i. cú beag no measchú, O'Cl. trí airfite dála .i. druth, fuirsire, oirce , Triads 241. oirce no cait (among the `esrechta maccru'), Laws i 138.33 . orcca, iv 326.13 (pets of the wife of an `aire túise'). Mugh-eme ainm in c[h]etna oirce ceta-rabae ind-Heri, Corm. Y 883 ( p. 75.8 ; = in cetna orce LB, Corm. p. 29 = in cetna oirc, Bodl.). ba banc[h]ú tra in t-orci, ib. ( p. 76.20 ). cloicend ind orci, ib. ( p. 77.6 ) = in oircne, Corm. p. 30. dael . . . méitigther oirce , Fél. p. 42 z ( Jan. 15 ) = orcni, Fél. xxxiv . Con-ogam . . . oirci ar aicme ailme, Auraic. 5748 (a species of Ogham).

See oircne.

oircne

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n io, m. singulative of oirce . A pet dog, a lapdog : oircne measan con, Metr. Gl. Ff. 60. esrecht .i. in t-oircne (.i. gairit), O'Dav. 788. oircne na rigna, Laws i 144.10 Comm. (gl. oirce , 126.9 ). cia laisin coir oircne? Nin̄. oc briugaid ┐ liaigh ┐ cruitire ┐ rigan, Eg. 88 f. 2c ( O'Curry 2143 ). cloicend in oircne, Corm. p. 30 s.v. mogheime.

6 orc

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 6 orc or dil.ie/33953

n a lap-dog see oirce .