lile

Cite this: eDIL s.v. lile or dil.ie/30220

n m. (Lat. lilium) lily: lilium .i. in lili, RC ix 237 § 53a . luibh is cosmail re lili, Arch. i 330 § 9 . L.¤ na hEaladhan Leighis Lilium Medicinae, O'Gr. Cat. 202.28 . mar bláth l.¤ , Études Celt. i 79.17 . furra do ermin amail lili, Grail 46 . a dhreach mar l.¤ , O'Hara 2253 . cró i gcló an l.¤ , Hackett xxi 42 . cuiridh a srón fán l.¤ , TSh. 9447 . ola rosicda no lili, Rosa Ang. 118.8 . l.¤ na ngleann, Cant. ii 1 . lilighe an mhachuire, Matt. vi 28.

g s. as attrib. fair, white : a chraobh l.¤ as sgáth dar sgoil, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 152.59 . a chneas l.¤ leabharlag, O'Hara 2202 .

Note also: do bhrotha loinneardha lil `thy lilies' shining flashes', O'Hara 3169.