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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.

1 sell

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 sell or dil.ie/37063
Last Revised: 2019

n [o, n.?]

(a) the iris of the eye : is tre ḟīr flaitheman cach n-étach tlachta do sellaib (? leg. sealla with v.l.) sūile saigethar contends with (or emulates) the irises of the eyes (?), ZCP xi 93 § 26 = cach t[h]lachta dianime, dechma-rómnaiter (sic leg.) co ndathlí súla segaiter, 81 § 17. ? To this, in sense of rings or spots: bíann n-erbbad impu . . . sella dubglassa inna mmedónaide, TBFr. 103 (= sdialla, TBFr. App. § 9 ) (translated `dark grey spots', RC xxiv 131.22 ).

(b) an eye; a glance : dall a talpa. Nō dī-sell .i. cen tsūile, quia est s.¤ .i. sūil, Corm. Y 460 . dagordan már Martain | ma ro sellaib soimle (saimle, semle, seimle, v.ll.) if thou canst consume with the eyes (?) (i.e. if thou examine), Fél. July 4 . taitnet gabra lir i sam | sella (selli, v.l.) roisc roṡíri (rosire, v.l.) Bran, Imr. Brain § 36 (`as far as Bran has stretched his glance'). sírderg a sella | ógdérg a fonnaid, LU 8344 ( FB 24 , rhetoric). ná décid in talmain nach in n-aér . . . ná súgid aér in tíre ┐ gataid for sella do for feraib fodeisne, 1776 (ICM) (? leg. ná gataid). rom gab ecla fri sét s.¤ | deich cét cenn ic tacra frim as far as eyes can see (?), Trip.² 1317 . forann .i. foruamna[d], ut est forann slána sella .i. forruamnaighit[h] na suile slana in ferg, O'Dav. 818 . triar . . . nacha-sella duine-tairesseathar, BDD² 1263 (`on whom a man's glance does not dwell'. `If sella is pl. we should read tairissetar', note). ro ssudhighedh fial ind nime fri gnusi ┐ sella daine arna hactis findfiud nime, Ériu ii 108 § 25 . ro bhatar sella int sloigh oc frescse in delma, 100 § 7 . niro fhuilngsetar na suili pecdhachu sella frisna liga noiba 'his sinful eyes could not endure gazing upon the holy colours', TBith.² 171 § 60 . selb (leg. sell) .i. sillead, Lec. Gl. 167 . Note also:? is fland tedma tromchatha | . . . | nacha sella sithethar, LU 8900 ( FB 68 , rhetoric). anmand sin re srethaib seall | sethar Patraic na primchell, Fél. 68.15 .

Compd. ¤glas: di díb súilib sellglasaib `with blue-gray iris', Gloss., BDD² 1019 . be ḟuilt budichass | ségdaib sell-glassaib (segdaib suilib sellglasaib, v.l.), IT i 69.4 ( LMU 4 ).

1 sella

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Forms: seallad

n m.(Eng. or Romance loan-word) a cell, a private apartment, a booth : seallad gl. sellarium, Ir. Gl. 741 . drong mór do mnaiph ┐ d'feraiph a seomraidhibh ┐ a seallaidhiph airgid ┐ oir, Aisl. Tond. 141.y . chum an tsella, SG 3.24 . tangattar na braithre . . . asa selladhaibh amach . . . ┐ no theiccdis . . . dochum a selladh, BNnÉ 49 § 30 . bói Maodhóg . . . ina aonar isticch ina sealla , 213 § 77 . co scaildis fo shellaidibh ┐ seomradaibh (of courtiers), Marco P. 84 . cu seomradhuibh ┐ sellaidhibh . . . ana ndenuid creic ┐ cunnraid, 100 . ar an adbur sin is maith codlad annsna seallaib annsan aimsir sin, RSláinte 2987 . do cuired sé a n-airde 'n-a s.¤ fen íad os cind na leptha (of books), BCC 218.9 . gluaisios D. as a shealla ina raibhe ag aitreabhadh aimsear fhada, Desid. 227 . gur thaisbénadar dhamh na sealluidhe . . . atáid san mhainisttir, 5276 . inar tteampluibh ┐ inar sealladhuibh priobhaideacha, Luc. Fid. 211.7 .