2 bonn

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n o, m. coin, piece of money; groat (see Stud. Celt. ii 120 ): deich mboinn = ten pieces of silver, Luke xv 8 . leth-b. ar gach en tech do Tuaith Ratha (an assessment made by Máedóc of Ferns), BNnÉ 247 § 200 . b.¤ ┐ uinge d'ór a mBaile an ghleanna (in list of tributes, rents, etc.), Hy Fiach. 457.9 . da bond a mBaile i Leathain (item in rental), Trans. RIA xv 37.11 . b.¤ sa nga (fine levied for a missing spear), L. Chl. S. 31. nī fhuil ēnbh. d'iomorcaidh `a groat's worth' (Gloss.), O'R. Poems 2246. go ttabharthaoí dá mhart ar an mb.¤ , AFM v 1432.2 . b.¤ beó appar. of coin with the appearance of quicksilver , see béo and cf. bonngal (bonn geal) in Ware's Annals 1563 , AFM v 1432 n. b ; `white groat', Stud. Celt. ii 122 - 123 . nach aithnighit . . . in b.¤ tar in pingin ná in pingin tarsin mb.¤ (scribal note), O'Gr. Cat. 119.27. an cerrbach a taibeirne ag ól luacha an buind, BCC 85. With defining gen.: bond baistte (baptismal offering), BNnÉ 265 § 230 . bonn baisdeadha, Ériu v 98.37 . b.¤ chroise caoíle, L. Cl. A. B. 43.1 ( Stud. Celt. i 6 § 5. `cross-keele groat', featuring a wire-line cross, ii 120).

Later also medal: b.¤ `a medal or coin', b.¤ búidhe `a yellow medal', bon ruadh `a copper or brass medal', P. O'C. dia mbaoi b.¤ gach aiste im láimh `my hand held each essay's prize' (of contest in a bard's school), Ó Bruad. ii 102.8 .