- noun [ masculine ]
Ile[? cf. 283. 75 helacalx, occurring in a very similar list]
- Wrt. Voc. 65, 47.
- ii. 127. 45.
From his hnolle ufewerdan óþ his ilas neoþewerde
from the crown of his head to the soles of his feet,
- Homl. Th. ii. 452, 27 .
Mid ísenum pílum heora ilas gefæstnode
fastened the soles of their feet with iron nails,
- Homl. Skt. 5, 388 .
- Ælfc. Gl. 78;
- Som. 72, 51 ;
- Wrt. Voc. 46, 11 .
Weorras vel ill
- ii.103, 16.
Him weóxon ylas on olfendes gelícnysse on his cneówum
callosities grew on his knees, just as on a camel's,
- Homl. Th. ii. 298, 26 .
Bosworth, Joseph. “ile.” In An Anglo-Saxon Dictionary Online, edited by Thomas Northcote Toller, Christ Sean, and Ondřej Tichy. Prague: Faculty of Arts, Charles University, 2014. https://bosworthtoller.com/20479.Checked: 1