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.

lebargním

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ind = lórgním, q.v. s.v. lór.

lebedán

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n o,m. (Lat. loanword) Also libedán. Leviathan: l.¤ , Ml. 122a7 . indiongair . . .atro giallsat leuedhan, Blathm. 966 (see note). manid in leuidán timchella in ndomon adchomaic a erball do thóchur in betha tara chend, LU 6939 ( BDD § 56 ). garbconghair . . . na milmór ┐ na libedhan, CCath. 4334. ro choraigh [Dia] airchindech airithe do na hulib dúilib . . . in lebedan do na bratanaib, PH 6383 . iasg ingnad . . . darab ainm lūath libedān, Ériu iii 145 § 24 (: sāl). rōin ┐ lifidhna . . . ┐ ilpíasta . . . na fairrgi, 156 § 9 . ba slugadh libheagáin ar láiniasgach, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 10.4 . amhail libheadhān lánmhór lánathlamh fá ilphiasdaibh . . . na hāibhēise, Eachtra Uill. 1134.

leblaing

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x see lingid.

lebor

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Forms: lebar

n o,m. (Lat. liber) Also with li-, liu-. In later lang. lebar, lio- m., IGT Decl. § 75 . l.¤ quasi libor a libro , Corm. Y 816.

(a) book, volume (as physical object): ainm do teig liubair, Ir. Gl. p. 70 . ina téig libuir, PH 925 . astal .i. gai liubuir, O'Mulc. 96 . ónd úair . . . oslaices Héli in l.¤ do forcetol na n-anmand, LU 2274 ( FA 33 ). ro fothaig [Palladius] . . . Cell Fine i farcaib a libru, Lat. Lives 50.4 . libair bána / leisa ngabar salmthrátha blessed books, SG 52.2 . nach comartha aithrige dam . . . mo uli lebar do badud? PH 2243. tuc in t-espuc in lebar for aird ┐ atbert tital in libair, 25 . tuitid a liobhair . . . / . . . i n-íochtar an aigéin / gan díoth na litre as lugha, Dán Dé iv 23 . Folld. by qualifying gen.: leabhar . . . slighedh a road-book, itinerary , SG 23.17 . lebhar aithffrind gl. missale, Ir. Gl. 853 . ṡailm ┐ orthain filet isin libar espuic a pontifical, LB 277a61 . in lebhar sochair sea do Chonall `Book of Dues', Misc. Celt. Soc. 22.6 . mo leabhar glaice / d'airitmetig orduighthe `handbook', Studies 1923, 598 § 7 .

(b) book, volume, part of a book in sense of written docu- ment, treatise: scribinnd ind libur-so (recte libuir) `(the day) of writing this book', Wb. 15a30 . dorimther hí libur Essaiae á scel-so, Ml. 16c10 . i llibur iudicum, 104a7 . mad forcenn libuir nach magen i mbeth amen indib, 2d1 . ised inso . . . tosach ind libuir, Tur. 39 . a thitol re cach libur, Sg. 2a8 . l.¤ airissen `a book of chronicles', 106b15 . fastus .i. l.¤ , 106b19 , cf. 18 . tar hési denmo ind libuir after the writing of this treatise, 2a7 . Mael Issu Húa Brolchan . . . co nderna fen liubra ┐ eladhna, RC xvii 417.y (Tig.). ro thúirsem libru, Fél. Ep. 75 (liubru, libra, v. ll.). acht ara légda inda libra, Mon. Tall. 160.y (§ 79) . it comdire hi lebruib .i. . . . a leabraib in leidinn `in the books [of Canon Law?],' BCrólige 5 . nonbur tra do-erglas do ordughadh in liubair-si (of the Senchas Már), Laws i 16.21 Comm . dogniat im̅ augtair ┐ libair aile corugud aile fora n-imthechtaib, LU 5390 (TBC). bai dind oc libur leig doct .i. no forcanad libru ind rechta co clethe quia fuit doctor in libris legis, 662 (ACC). in dá l.¤ fichet fetarlicce isind áirim óinlibuir atrímter, Hib. Min. 2.59 - 60 . fodailter i cóic libru combad forcind libuir nach maigen i mbi fiat fiat, 2.47 . do gheunam roinn . . . ar an leabar-sa aga roinn a leabhraibh saine, MS. Mat. 581.41 . léighthear i leabhroibh feasa / gurb é . . . / an tairrngertach, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 137.77 .

In Laws Comm. in l.¤ , l.¤ aile or liubair frequently cited as authorities: is i sin ech is mo log indeises lebur `that any book mentions', v 416.2 Comm . ruidles athghabala na daoine so do reir liubair, i 106.33 Comm . nochu n-indisiund leabur dethbir in eduigh, O'D. 207 ( H. 3.17, col. 164 ). na geill aisneidhis in dlighedh so sís, no in leabhur so, O'D. 198 ( H. 3.17 col. 160 ). atbeir in lepur eile curub inunn . . . , O'D. 211 ( H. 3.17 col. 168 ). uii. mairbriara do ḟlaith cedgiallna ┐ nochon indis leabhar marbriara do ḟlaith forgiallna, O'D. 1010 ( H. 2.15. p. 16 ). in logh is lugha fogabar a liubar, O'C. 596 ( H.3.18, 293 ). cain airlicthe, ni aurasu a coccaelad la Fene ┐ libru `in law-books', Laws v 370.10 .

Freq. in the titles of Irish MSS.: Lebar fata Lethglindi, Laws v 472.24 Comm . a Leabur na hUacongbala, IT iii 199 § 58 (see LL Introd. xii ). a Libur Dromma Snechta, LU 10557 n. (H). Slicht Libair Budi Slani, 3220 (H). Fland tra ┐ Eochaid eolach hua Cérin is iat ro thinolsat so a llebraib Eochoda . . . i nArd Macha ┐ a llebraib Manistrech ┐ asna lebraib togaidib archena .i. asin Libur Budi testo asin carcar i nArd Macha ┐ asin Libur Girr boí i mManistir, 2920 ff. (H). rucadh siar . . . in Leabar Gearr a ḟuasclodh I Dochartaigh ┐ Leabar na Huidri do dul a fuasclodh meic ollamon I Domnaill, 2779 - 80 (entry of A.D. 1470). Liubhuir . . . Cluana mic Nóis .i. na hUidhri, Mart. Don. xxxviii . Leabhar Buidhe Moling ┐ Leabhar Dubh Molaga, Keat i 80.1 . l.¤ Cindfaeladh, Auraic. 67 . lepur Aedhagain, O'D. 248 ( H.3.17, 199 marg.). incipit da Leabhur na cCeart [in-]indis- tear do chísaibh ┐ tuarastlaibh Ereann, BR 28.3 . Liupar Gabhaltus, liubhair Dinnsenchus . . . Liubhuir Arda Macha, Mart. Don. p. xxxviii (in a list of the Libri famosiores). do bhrig gur bo beus do na seanchaidhibh slonnadh leabhar ar leith, do rer a saine, do shaorchlannuibh Gaoidheal . . . mar ta leabar Connachtach, Ultach, Laighneach, Muimh- neach, MS. Mat. 581.37 ff . an Leabhar Eoghanach, L. Cl. A. Buidhe l .

(c) charter, title-deed (?) (cf. scríbend II): leabhair (leabhar, MSS.) Bhriain ar fiaidh bhFuinidh, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 89.72 .

Used in affirmation: int-ī tuc lebar aiffrind no dealb Dia, PH 7333. Here also probably: deog liubair `the book drink' (some kind of religious test), Laws v 472.23 Comm . (gl. fir . . . comperta naime, 470.x ).

COMPDS. ¤choimét book-cover, case for holding a book : leborchométa chethrachori (bibliothicus qua[drata]s), Trip.² 1075 . ¤choimétaid librarian: Maoliosa . . . leabhar- coimhédaigh [Arda Macha], FM ii 1052.9 .

1 lebrach

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adj o, ā (lebor) of or belonging to books, written : sūi lēgind lebraig lōir master of ample written lore, Bruchst. i 56 § 125 = leabhraidh, FM ii 726.11 (A.D. 990, where taken as g s. of a collect. leabrad `of various books'). doréir na légenn l.¤ , ZCP iv 468 § 1 = RC xi 436.25 .

2 lebrach

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adj o, ā (1 lebar?): o mhuigh lupcomlumach / luamnach lemneach l.¤ laindreach, IT iii 98 § 159.

lebrad

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x (collect.) books : d s. lebraid Bezz. Beitr. xviii 74 . Hessen s.v.

lebrán

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n o,m. (lebor)

(a) little book (frequently with hypo- coristic 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. Buidhe 170.116 . bíd leabhráin mar so ag gach nāision Chatoilic eili, Mac Aingil² 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).