3 delb

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adj (Later spelling of delam, O'Rahilly, Ériu xiii 204 ) poor, miserable: go dealbh dubhach, Oss. iii 244 . is mairg do thuit in bhar n-dáil go dealbh, 234 . atáim deacrach dealbh, Keat. Poems 513 . fá theórainn na gcóirneach ndealbh, Ó Bruad. i 150 .

delba

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adj shapely, attrib. gen. of 1 delb, when not a simplification of delbdae, q.v.: icc meic d.¤ Dechtere, LU 3543 ( SC 29 ). Dithorba d.¤ , Lec. 583b24 . ar senathair saerdealba, 586b41 . lucht in domain delbha (= dealbda, Lec. 537a14 ), BB 17b33 .

1 delbach

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adj o, ā. (1 delb): ornamented, beautiful: sceith delbacha, BB 489a9 . ingen d.¤ , 294b15 . dún dealbhach, TD 6.6 . dod dhreich dhealbhaigh, Dánta Gr. 39.21 .

2 delbach

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n o (1 delb) ensign, emblem: ra tócbait a éoin gáithi ┐ a illdelbaig ingantacha, LL 219a7 ( TTr. 140 ).

delbacht

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n see delbdacht.

delbad

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n u, m. (1 delb) forming, representing: pictuir ilair ┐ draguin ar na nd.¤ go hinntlechtach, Fl. Earls 188 . d.¤ Fainne shape, beauty , LU 3755 ( SC 34 ).

Delbaéth

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Forms: Delbaeth, Dealbaeth, Dealbhaedh, Delbaid, Delbáith, Delbaeth, Delbaeith, Dealbaoith, Dealbaeth

n.pr. o, m. Delbaeth, LL 9b42 . Rawl. 152b1 . Dealbaeth, Dealbhaedh, Cóir Anm. 159 . gen. Delbaid, Thes. ii 287 . Delbáith, LL 2a1 . Delbaeth, MacCarthy 294 . Delbaeith, ib. Dealbaoith, FM i 22 . Dealbaeth . . . .i. dealb aetha .i. aeth .i. tine ar ni firthine bai annsin acht tine draigechta, Lec. 420a36 (cf. Cóir Anm. 159 ).

delbaid

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Forms: delbait, delbad

v (delb).

I Trans.

(a) shapes, forms, delineates, con- structs, conceives: delbait gl. fingunt, Gild. Lor. 154 . am dé (.i. am dea) delbas I am a god who fashions, LL 12b44 ( IT iii 61 ). don ríg rodelb ind naem-nemh, Ériu iv 160 . rí . . . rodelb gach n-anmanna, ZCP viii 214 . níor dealbhadh aoinlios budh ḟearr, TD 8.3 . dealbobhmaid-ne sluag draidheachta umad-sa, CF 111 . is é Dia rodelbhusdair, BCC § 83 . fir domain dia ndelbtais cath, | ba derb ardosídaigfed, ZCP viii 218 . ro deilbh M. cúisi bréagacha invented, TFrag. 118 . With prep. I N- transforms into: delbait iat i conaib altaid they transform themselves into wolves, Todd Nenn. 204 . rondelb Día i rrichtaib imdaib, LL 5a45 . delbsat i ndeilb láig allaid Aigi, 191b9 . Of literary works: dagduine dia ndelbaim dagduain, IT iii 70 . rodelbus . . . drong rand, LL 199b31 . delbais D. na briathra beca sa, MR 120 . Cf. gach réd dár dhealbhas im dhán, Content. vi 94 .

(b) ordains, designs: a n-ais rudelbad doib oc tuistin a coirp, Ml. 74a11 . rodelbad dam dul ar cel, Ériu v 211 .

Perh. error for derbaid in: do briss Crimthand cethri catha | fa dó delbaim, LL 45b18 = derbaimm, Rawl. 85b23 ( RC xxxvii 336 ).

II Intrans. takes shape, with prep. I N- transforms oneself into: is de atberthe in siriti de ar a met no delbad i n-ilrechtaib, FB § 75 . ro-delb . . . i fhuathaib imdaib, PH 1741 .

Vn. delbad and 1 delb.

delbaide

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n io,m. = delbdae. As subst. is hé dī d.¤ is deach ro bai a nErind inti Bres, YBL 137b18 . Cf. RC xii 62 and Cóir Anm. 153 .

delbaigid

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v (1 delb) shapes, forms, creates: nochis si in anim són na delbaigther hua lamaib doine, Ml. 138c3 . Dia Domh- naig do dealbuidh Dia neamh, Celt. Rev. x 133 .

? delbanach

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adj gleann gaibhdharach dá lean lon, | fa threibh schol dealbhanach ghlan, Maguires of F. § 47 .