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1 scell

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n (ON skjöldr, Ling. Val. Ir. Ann. 123 , Bidrag 100 ) shield (some part of a shield? Cf. compds.): eter imbeirt s.¤ ┐ scíath, TBC-LL¹ 4020 . scitlim s.¤ ar sciath `the breaking of buckler on shield', Ériu viii 56.20 . ? tar sciath s.¤ , IT i 108.5 (scenb, v.l.) ( Sc.M² 21h ). lia shillfeas...| tar scealla gu nalladh, Manners and Customs ii 281 l. 10 of note = dar sealla gun alla, RC xliv 162.8 . Note also: dorined s.¤ sgiamda da sgiathaib os a cennaib `penthouse' (cf. scellbolg ), Ériu viii 38.10 .

Compds. ¤boccóitech: blodbeim...sciath sciamda scelbocodech `target-bossed', Cog. 180.6 (scellbolgach, v.l.). ¤buide: tricha sciath s. scenb, Fen. 366.11 . ¤briste: scéith scellbristi `many a broken shield', Fianaig. 90.10 . For other compds. see separate articles.

scellbolg

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Forms: sceallbord

n (ON skjaldborg, Bidrag 79 . AS sceldburh, CCath. Gloss.) sceallbord, TTebe 4107 (scelluolc, v.l.). a wall or roof of shields, testudo : s.¤ do scíathaib `shieldburgh', CCath. 1724 . eter na da s.¤...batar do clar-scíathaib...da gach leith dibh, 5827 . doronsat...sgealbolg d[i]a sgiathaib fora sgath, Aen. 2213 . scellbolga do sciathaib, TTebe 1979 .

scellbolgach

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adj o, ā ( scellbolg , see Bidrag 79 ). Epithet of shields: do thaidlig...na sciath s.¤ `der runden Schilde', Alex. 16 . léibend...do scíathaib scíamda scellbolgacha, Fianaig. 88.6 . forga sciath scelluolgach, Anecd. ii 58.14 . cro sciath sceallbolgach, BB 489a6 . caoga sgiath sgeallbholgach ` well-bossed ', Mart. Don. xxxv 6 . mor...do sciathaibh scellbolgachaibh, CCath. 1518 .