gáelaid

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v breaks, wounds, overcomes (?) ; an old word later confined to poetic diction. gaolaim .i. brisim, O'Cl. catha gulae gailais .i. rogailastar catha in chraes, RC xx 254 ( ACC 56 ). gailais didu ro bris, ib. Comm. nathir rongáel, garb a graph, SR 1341 . garb rogáel gail, 6167 . rogail ... tri chath in fail faebrach, 1291 . Rí mōrchatha rodagǣl, ZCP xi 110 § 32 . mo c[h]orc am reilic roghaol (.i. mo chraidhe am chorp robris), v 487 § 1 (B. na F.). drem nár ghaol ... cruas, SG 24.28 . Cláenferta a ngaeltís (.i. inguintis superscr. from Ms. G) aindre, Met. Dinds. i 16.41 . Cf. Petrie, Tara 144 ( Trans.RIA. xviii ) ; O'C. 1282 ( H.3.18, 534 ). mor do chathaib gael- ustar .i. brisestar, Gwynn Cat. p. 345 ( YBL c. 289 ). goel iat (.i. mo pectha), Laud 610, f. 6c . Brigit bán in mōrchatha rodagǣl, LL 52a50 . úar rogǣlad ... C. la F., 133a2 .