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n ā, f. (see Osthoff, ZCP vi 415 ). b.¤ f., IGT Decl. § 39. hut, bothy, cot; cabin: in tabernaculis .i. botha, Thes. i 3.28 . b.¤ quasi beith, a nomine ebraico beth, quasi domus , Corm. Y 171. a mbothaibh (glossing a gcubaibh), H. 3.18, 212.25 . b.¤ bec i mbither ocomét ubúll gl. umbraculo, Ml. 100c21 . screpul cacha bóbotha, LL 13006 (` cow-shed ', RC xiv 430 § 56 ). Botha ainm in puirtsin, ūair dogēnsad botha (forro, add. LU) and, TBC² 903 , 904 . botha ┐ bélscáláin ` bothies ', Táin 320 . na bí i mbaegulan braith / t'oenurán it boith, LL 18913 ( KMMisc. 266 § 27 ). adhbhur boithe ┐ bēlsgálain ` hunting-bothy ' (Vocab.), Feis TC 52. giollanraidh each ag búain bh.¤ i.e. cutting wood for huts, IGT Decl. ex. 473. caitior fiodhbhadh le boing mb.¤ `constructing huts', LBranach 267 . Of oratories, cells, etc.: dorignesium tra a boith (of Colum Cille), Thr. Hom. 104.17 . i mboith aroli meic lēgend `cell', Aisl. MC 53.21 . mētt mo boithi, K. and H. 10. do- rinde Columb cille a b.¤ . . . ┐ ni ag an dorus do bi ar an eclais . . . dorinde se hi `bothy', BCC 71. As place of resort for poetic composition: ionmhain b.¤ dhiamhair dhána `mystic hut of poesy', Studies 1924, 89 § 29 . ní clos sgolaidhe . . . / . . . / ag túr lighe i leabthaibh b.¤ (on the decay of the poetic order), DDána 115.5 . gan boith ndiamhoir, gan deacoir `without a dark hut' (of composing verse in the open air), Studies 1920, 261 § 2 . Further applications: tainig aen do moghadhaib in rig . . . ┐ ros fug leis do cum a boithe ` cabin ', Todd Nenn. 80.8 . rolotted mo b.¤ `hut' (of a leper), RC xiii 82.1 . cian do bhíoth a mbothaibh slat (of Cormac Mac Airt), O'Hara 1711. láimh ris an mbaile nó ris an mboith, Keat. ii 4710. a b.¤ `her shieling' (of a deceased patron), E. O'Rahilly 126.10 (1900) .

Legal = 2 bothach (`seems to be used in the sense of cottier tenants ,' Plummer MS. notes): o ceilib .i. botha ┐ sen- chleth `botha . . . persons', Laws v 358.13 Comm. cuir . . . na mb.¤ itir sochur ┐ dochur do taithmech uile fri re mis iar fis `of cottiers', ii 218.11 Comm.

With qual. g s. ainm do boith légind (gl. cudbud), LU 1146 (ACC Comm.). mó na b.¤ leptha a leth-chlúas ` sleeping-hut ', Met. Dinds. iv 138.22 (see ZCP xxix 187 ). b.¤ folachta `a cooking-tent ', Laws i 206.4 Comm. asiad tighe na main- istre robtar botha longpuirt dóibh ` military quarters ', FM iii 130.2 .

In nn. loc. ? cath Botha, RC xvii 180.10 (Tig.). do Bhoith chnó budhtúaid, Acall. 1941. See Hog. Onom. (also Botha , Ráith B. ).

Compds. d'fhios Teamhrach bothbhuige Breagh, Aithd. D. 16.26 . cath Slebi Betha bothbricc of S.B. speckled with huts, LL 2003. go Clár mbothlongach mBalair `abounding in house-like ships' (Gloss.), O'R. Poems 1488.