grindell

Cite this: eDIL s.v. grindell or dil.ie/26659

Forms: grinnell

n o,m. IGT Decl. § 11.

I the bed of a sea or lake, gravel: gur lá ... in grian ┐ in gainemhain ┐ in grinneall in átha, TBC p. 317 n. 1 . co grian ┐ co grinnell an glanmara, CF 349 . dá cuirthi cleitech étrom indti ní léigfed sí ... [co grinnell , Eg.] íatt, ZCP ii 52.20 ( Maund. 92 ). Do-ragha grinneal a ngleó | ní heó linneadh tana thú, IGT Decl. ex. 468 (also 2121 ). grinneal (: filleadh), DDána 93.38 . co fagann fuachaisi doimne duba innus nac faicter grinneall tar eis, Ir. Astr. Tr. 40.10 . sruth Iordain ... | a gcrinnioll do nocht an mhuir, O'Hussey T.C. 250.7 . do conncus grinnioll na fairge, 2 Sam. xxii 16 . ó ghrinnioll an tsrotha, Is. xxvii 12.

II bedrock, foundation, floor, bottom: cor' geltadar fér ... co grian ┐ co grindell ┐ co leccoib loma, Acall. 2803 n . tri heillti ... ní faccait ní ar in faithci ... gan ithe co grian ┐ co grindell, ib. 7134 . conair ... teid co lugu na pian co grinell iffirn, Aen. 1395 . ar ghrinneall na deirce at the bottom of the pit, TSh. 579 . go bhfuaduighthear go grian ┐ go grinneall an ghruaim-thighe sin iad, ib. 6645 . atáim ceangailte i láib an ghrinnill `in limo profundi,' ib. 4187 . glan an bhuidhean do bhí id ghrinneall (of a monastery), DDána 122.15 . óltar linn go grinnioll do shláinte, ITS xvii 110.16 .

III Fig. deatach díomusa ... ag éirghe a grinneall chroidhe an díomsaigh, TSh. 7938 . léim do bhreith ... go grinneall na glóire síordhaidhe, ib. 556 . grinnioll grádha a foundation of love, Ó Bruad. i 92.9 . i mbrón go grinneall an imnidh íochtraigh in the deepest depths of sorrow, Hackett xxxix 52.

IV terror, trembling (?): condocorustar i ngrith ocus a ngrinneld do mullach in tighe, Anecd. ii 54.2 . condusrala i ngrith ocus uaman ocus grindell, ib. 61.5 .