IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
eite, f. (gs. ~, pl. -tí).1. Wing. (a) (Of bird) Ar ~, on the wing. Bhí a cheann faoina ~ aige, he had his head tucked under his wing. (b) (Of army) Ar an ~ (dheas, chlé), on the (right, left) flank. Rinne siad eití catha dá marcshlua, they placed their cavalry on the wings. (c)~ a chur ar shaighead, to wing an arrow. 2. Pinion; wing feather. Níor thit ~ as a sciatháin, he did not lose a feather. 3. Fin. ~ droma, dorsal fin. 4. Z: Pinnule. 5. Surv: Vane. ~ threorach, (sight-)vane. ~ shocraithe, settling-vane. 6. Wing-like attachment. 7. Pol:An ~ dheas, chlé, the Right, Left, wing.