gile

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n (1 gel) ,f. whiteness, brightness : a glaine ... a gile, LU 2482 . nicon fil locht and isind fir sin ... e[ter] rosc ┐ folt ┐ gili, LU 7473 ( BDD § 102 ). SR 2935. TBC 5436 . Fél. Feb. 5. Ep. 222 . in corp do rogili, TBFr. 219 . co ṅgili glacc white-handed , LL 202a60 . co ngile gné `radiant of beauty,' Met. Dinds. iii 198.25 . rop adhaigh dur degh-gille of good light, Ir. Arch. Soc. i 30.z . npr f. : bai ingen la Romra .i. Gili a hainm, Dinds. § 138 ( RC xvi 146.1 ).