1 búal

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 búal or dil.ie/7255

n prob. an inference from 2 búalad; expld. as water. See ZCP i 98. būal .i. usce, ut dicitur: nī ragha do chos i mbūal, Corm. Y 183 , Ériu xiii 76 § 197. fual .i. bual uisce inde dicitur arna sai hi fual (.i. i mbual), Corm. 20. fūal quasi fuil ar a dath. Uel quasi būal .i. uisce, Corm. Y 643 , Corm. Tr. 79. bual .i. uisce, O'Dav. 210 , O'Cl. loithēan do loingeas ō bhūal glossed: .i. lacha d'indarba ó uisge (B. na f.), ZCP v 488 § 3.

? In compd.: bualeann didu .i. lenn frith for bual .i. brat fuaradar meic Míledh forsan ocian amail tresbann, ┐ ní fes cisi luibh dia ndernadh, O'Dav. 210. Cf. fleann-uisge `water crowfoot', Hog. Luibhl.