1 gille

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n (gell) io,n. a pledge (by-form used only as second component of compd., Thurn. Gramm. § 254 ) : it cetheora fodlai fil for gellaib : lan-gille, ocus lethgille, triangille ocus smacht gille, Laws i 260.19 . caide aithne in langille ? `how is the full pledge known ?' iii 322.11 . langille dar ceann geilfhine, O'D. 2265 ( Rawl. B 506 f. 22c ). fri laim brithi ... co llangilli forsberur breuth, Anecd. iii 24.2 . Cf. smachtgille eigcintech dā screpall déc fri fuaslucadh troisce ┐ smachtgille sechtmadh ria mbreith breithe, ┐ lán gille iar mbreith breithe, O'Don. 710 ( H.3.17, c. 518 ). gid coirpdiri uile nodlesta donn athair na gebadh sum grem triangilli in uraighiull no langilli iar mbrethemnas, O'C. 560 ( H.3.18, p. 277 ). ma tarcas soergilli do ... ┐ trian gille ... mas and targas do na gella sin, O'Don. 965 ( H.3.18, c. 673 ). Cóic Con. Fug. pp. 63 , 75 .