2 le

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x see ille, immalle.

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ind = 6 ré: Cerbhall, imorro, ba measa dho lé cach ┐ iar ccach, Ériu iv 59.16 .

leacaid

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n (Engl. loanword) lackey : idir fear ┐ mhnaoi, ghilla ┐ leacaidh, ZCP iv 408.1 . dī leacaidh dēg do muinntir in diūc, Fl. Earls 254.x . bhár bhfaightéireadha nó bhár leacaíghe, Trompa na bhF. 895 .

léadig

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n (Engl. loanword) As title, Lady: i gcoinni Mhí Lēadigh Capell, Cín Lae Ó Meall. 12.y .

léaga(d)

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x see 1 léice.

léas

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n (Engl. loanword) lease: mar do ghlacfach (sic) l.¤, aimsir nó téarma ar a bheatha, Trompa na bhF. 6015 . ar an adhbhar ná fuil l.¤ agad ar do bheatha, 52 . gan neart a chur amach acht cum maith (= commaith?) a leasuighe fein `an equivalent for his lease', Trans. RIA xv 34.3 .

leba

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x see lepaid.

lebach

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Forms: leabhach

adj leabhach ` awry, staring ', O'R. ? a tigh Taeidhg . . . annsa tuairín leabach (leg. T.L. n. loc.), Gwynn Cat. 213 (scribal note). Perh. for ledbach.

1 lebar

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adj o, āalso lebair i long, tall, extensive; supple, pliant, flowing .

Of persons: Lugaid lodan l.¤ longleimendach, IT iii 71 § 27 . is mé comh leabhair, comh modhamhail, comh breágh seo, ZCP v 210 ( Midn. Court 228 ). In pejorative sense, lanky: is imdha abhus laech leabhair, BCC 284.7 .

Of parts of the body: iadhais a lamha leabra . . . tairis, TBC 3921 (Stowe). in mong l.¤ , Ériu v 22.3 . a Chaitir fhíona an fhuilt leabhair, PBocht 18.36 . 's dá dhá geal- ghlaic leabhra lúith, Dánta Gr. xxxii 19 . muinéal leabhar, Keat. Poems 885 . a basa taise laga leabhaire, 91 . féach mo chomm! nach leabhair mo chnámha? ZCP v 211 ( Midn. Court 237 ).

Of objects: lenti lebra, Cog. 160.x . i lluing lebair, SG 265.4 . ar lanna léapra, Duan. Finn ii 14 § 46 . gach tunna leabar lantrom / lomlan do linn, Ir. Texts ii 2 § 10 . a mhionn leabhar solas saor (to the Cross), DDána 2.7 . long- bhárca leabhra `graceful long ships', Sc. G. St. iv 64 § 21. bróg lebhar pliant, soft , IGT Decl. § 172.

Of verse: roinn leabhra `smooth quatrains', Ériu ix 164 § 18 . im láid lebuir, Met. Dinds. iv 70.7 . Of places and geographical features: Ua Bricc Bregain ōn licc leabair, IT iii 73 § 32 . do rí Lacha Léin lebhair, BR 256.y . do shiublus-sa in cruinne / ó tháeb leabhar gach thuinne, Anecd. i 34 § 74 . i ccríochuibh leabhra Lochlann, ITS v 166.18 . do ní tráigh do thuinn leabhair, Dán Dé xxviii 39 .

Of periods of time: gairid le fer an lá leabhar / an fedh atá ag treabhadh túair, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 240.111 . is an ló leabhair, DDána 98.25 .

Equative: librithir gabla a lamha, Anecd. iv p. xiv 25 ( Corm. s.v. Prull < 23 N 10 ). Compar. secht ṅgerrchochaill . . . imbi, girri cech n-úachtarach, libru cach n-íchtarach, MU² 627. Cf. Aisl. MC 43.24 . teagh budh leabhra gile lámh `where white hands were longer', Studies 1924, 244 § 22 .

Frequent as the second element of a compound, see s.vv. folt, slat, taeb, tét, lán, sith.

COMPDS. Usually merely for alliteration and adding little if anything to the meaning.

(a) With nouns. ¤arm: dona leabhar- armaibh lámhthómhais, ML 136.7 . ¤barcc: eter línib lebur- barcc `long-keeled', Ériu iv 96 § 17 . a long ┐ a leburbarc, Aen. 246 . ¤bas: cuilg leonta a leabharbhas, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 226.10 . ¤buiden: do gabhadh longphort . . . ag na leabharbhuidh- nibh, ML 74.13 . ¤chúaille long stake: do léigedh grithgháir adhbhalmhór aca ag faicsin na laochchenn arna leabar- chuaillibh, Comp. Con C. 133.4 . ¤geimel: Laigin ina lebargemlib, Bruchst. i 17 § 32 . ¤long: gu Luimneach na leaburlong, BB 31b32 . ¤mong: Labraid l., LU 3669 ( SC 33 ). Cf. Met. Dinds. iii 202.28 . ¤pentol see s.v. pentol. ¤thét: um na lebar-t[h]ēduib, ML² 684 . ¤thír: riarugud íarthuir tuaisceirt in domain [.i.] . . . lebartíre lethanḟoda Lochlann, CCath. 119 . ¤thúath: no thallad dáil chét for mael cech cnama. is de dogarar in cúan / Port Láirge na leborthuáth, LL 22399.

(b) With adjj. ¤búan: go ró Lochluinn leabharbhua[i]n, Caithr. CC § 45 (27.9) . ¤chas: is . . . leabhar-chas laomdha . . . / a carn-fholt long and curly, Keat. Poems 67 . ¤daingen: a mbārca luatha leabar-dhaingne, ML² 650 . ¤fhairsing: long . . . leabhar-fhairrsing `broad-spread', ITS i 50.x . ¤gasta long and dexterous, long and easily manoeuvred(?): tuc in ingen a laim leabargasta amach assa cóim, Acall. 5941 (leabairgil, v.l.). a laoidhenga leabargasda, L. Chl. Suibhne 19 . ¤gel: in gach láimh leabhairghil `fair graceful hand', Ériu ix 165 § 24 . ¤thécht: d'ass rothécht, d'ass nāt ro- thecht, d'ass lebarthecht, Aisl. MC 101.9 (`long and clotted, viscous', Gloss.). ¤thromm: trí monga liathghlasa leabhar- throma . . . forra, ML 120.1 .

(c) With adjj. derived from nouns. ¤chlannach: re h-anaicentacht leis na lend-brat . . . lebar-clannach `wide- folded', MR 180.13 . ¤choimsech long and powerful : sretha . . . do rāmhuib lān-mīne leb[ar]-choimseacha, ML² 655 . ¤chulpa- tach: léne leburchulpatach long-hooded, BDD² 8 . ¤laidsech: lúirech leburlaidsech nā cotūn comdluta, Fianaig 98.2 . ¤léin- tech. As subst. one clothed in a long tunic : in lebur-lenteac[h] Lauan, BB 237a20 . ¤mailgech: ba lebormailgech anúas (of eyes), Ir. Texts i 33.8 . ¤mongach: do leomannaibh lebur- mongacha, Ériu iii 166 § 22 . ech . . . lebormongach . . . scúaplebor, LU 8668 ( FB 50 ). ¤rennach: leabhairreannach `limbertipped' (of pens), Studies 1923, 597 § 3 .

2 lebar

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x see lebor.

lebarda

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Forms: leburda, libarda, libardaib

adj io, iā (lebor). Also leburda, libarda. bookish, of or belonging to books; learned, lettered : libardaib gl. lib[e]ralibus (artibus), Sg. 1a1 (glossator confuses liberalis with librarius). aneoch ro facaib da degsairi l.¤ dara heis, Laws iii 88.9 Comm . (Introd. to Lebar Aicle). gin eolus l.¤ aigi, no gin lebar in[a] fiadnaise, O'C. 2275 ( Eg. 88, 20 ) (of giving judgment). leisin ughdaras l.¤ written authority, ibid. in tuatha foghladha (= foglama) no in tuatha leabarda learned, O'C. 2291 ( Eg. 88 22a ). lucht foglam[a] leaburda, CCath. 5079 . a n-as toisseach iar n-urd lebhurda `book order', Auraic. 66.