deróilecht

Cite this: eDIL s.v. deróilecht or dil.ie/15696

Forms: -ólacht

n -ólacht ā, f. (deróil) smallness, insignificance, lowliness: is mochen bíos isin bethaid boicht . . . acht nár budh derólacht aindeonachta lowliness unwillingly endured, SG 44.16 . tarcaisne ar duine eile ar deireolacht a pearsuinne, Ériu v 124.75 . atá do deireoilecht na diadachta imaille frium so small is my piety, LB 280b69 . disbig ┐ dereólacht ┐ neamgrádh an tṡaeguil contempt , H 3.18, 557.7 . See derólach.