duillend

Cite this: eDIL s.v. duillend or dil.ie/19123

Forms: duillen, duillenn, duillind

n ā,f. (cf. duille) n s. also -ind. See O'Rahilly, Sc. G. St. iii 69 .

a) leaf: duillen (gl. folium), Ir. Gl. 765 . dober an t-én duillind do duillib an craind sin do na cleirchib, RC ix 20 ( Snedg. u. MacR. § 17 ). focres duillind forna clercho, Snedg. u. MacR. § 11 . doleced duilleann ōir cuctu anuas don crann . . . rodechsad in duilleann ┐ in scēl robāi indti . . . 'sin duil- lind, RC xxvi 140 . duillenn órdha, KMMisc. 315 , 316 (a s.). duillind (a s.), 319 . da duillin fair i cedbliadain, Corm. Y 587 (of the `fochloc'). da duillind, Laws v 28 n. 1 . oenchrann . . . ┐ duilleanna óir fair, RC xxvi 130 . rofu[a]igseadur duillinda na fice ┐ dorindsedur fuathroga doib dona duilleannaib, Lec. 530a23 , 24 . crand remur . . . tri duillendai comchruinde fair, LB 221a44 .

(b) leaf or strip for writing on; page (of a book): scribtar a n-anman i ndulne (nduillne, i ndulind, v.l.), dober[r] cach duilend inna ecrus im chrand (of casting lots), Cáin Ad. § 46 . doirtid a dig for duillinn | do dub in chuilinn chnesglais, Laud 615 55 . ón dulind libuir, Corm. Y 164 . isin leabhar . . . isin cetna duillinn, Leb. Gab. 6 . astal .i. gai liubuir . . . astal amra uas duillind, O'Mulc. 96 . gāir pe[i]nd do dromaib duillend (: cuillend) the scratch of the pen on the surface of pages, 815 .

(c) leaf-shaped blade of a spear, hence spear: duillenn .i. gae, H. 3.18, p. 69 = duillén, Corm. Y 488 . duilleann .i. ga, O'Cl. Of a brooch: dealg co nduillinn, O'Dav. 200 .

Compds.

In sense (a) : ¤glas having green leaves: dún dair- gech dulendglas, Met. Dinds. iii 96 . co Drobáis nduillendglais, Ériu iv 154 .

In sense (c): duileanddealc óir leaf-shaped pin or brooch , TBC² 2229 . dā duilendechlasc urchāin ōrda leaf-shaped riding-whips , 2574 .