lebrán

Cite this: eDIL s.v. lebrán or dil.ie/29677

n o, m. (lebor)

(a) little book (frequently with hypocoristic sense); handbook: huas mo l.¤ ind línech, Thes. ii 290.8 . oc mu lebran leir ingnu, 293.16 . in l.¤ co lléri (of the Félire), Fél. Ep. 130 . ar lebráin nos-túirfem, Prol. 289. is lemm lēgbas lebrānu / cacha screptra, BColm. 12.28 . ōs līnib lebrāin, ZCP vii 303 § 4 . lebráin Eouin úaigh, Arch. Hib. iv 204 § 2 . a leobhráin, Studies 1923, 597 § 1 . annsa leo, / . . . / dornchla líomhtha ináid leabhráin, L. Cl. A. B. 170.116 . bíd leabhráin mar so ag gach nāision Chatoilic eili, Mac Aingil 68 . leabhrán osluigthe, Rev. x 2.

Especially of the psalter : dá cét slechtain cech laithi / ba l.¤ léir don Choimdid, Ériu i 197.1 . is mochen a maiten bán / foillsigios orm mo l.¤ , SG 56.29 (cf. 55.9 , 21 ).

(b) copy, transcript : re gach lebar a lebhrán, BCC 140.20 (Diarmait mac Cerrbaill's judgment on Colm Cille's copy of Findén's book).