stéill(e)

Cite this: eDIL s.v. stéill(e) or dil.ie/38929

n (Lat. stella) g s. star: co mtis failti(s)gide d'facbail stelli a hesbaid uathib that they might be the more joyful at find- ing a star (the wise men at the birth of Christ), PH 7013 . Usually in phrase: Notlaic stéill(e) Epiphany, Little Christmas, Twelfth Night : Nodlaic s.¤ `at the Epiphany', Mon. Tall. 55 (148.1) . ōtā aidchi notlaic māir | co hīarnotlaic stēill, ZCP xiii 28 § 7 . notlaic mór nó notlaic stéille (steill, beucc, notlaic becc no notlaic stelle, v.ll.), Ériu ii 208 § 28 (see n. p. 214 ). oidhche nodlac steill, FM iv 1108.x . go hoidhche nottlacc stell, Hugh Roe 18.21 .