préchán

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Forms: préchán, prechan, précháin, preachán, preachán, préachán

n o,m. a bird of prey (generic term): préchán, Anecd. i 27 § 20 (of a hawk). senen .i. prechan no seabac, O'Dav. 1414 . prechan, gl. milgus (= milvus), Ir. Gl. 507 . eti in prechain, Fél. 112.13 . pl. donít préchain nit, PH 7744 . creinnfit sineoin ┐ prechain for sethnacha, BB 429a48 . précháin ravens, Luke xii 24 . preachán `a glead' (= glede), Eg. Gl. 512 . préachan ingneach, ib. 59 . an préachán gearr ┐ an p.¤ ceirteach ┐ a p.¤ ingneach `glede . . . kite . . . vulture', Deuter. xiv 13 . préachán ceanann `ossifrage', Levit. xi 13 . préachán na gcearc `kite', ib. 14 . blonac . . . précháin ruaid `red crow's', O'Gr. Cat. 184.34 . preach `any bird of the crow or kite kind'; preachán `a crow or kite', P. O'C. Mod. préachán, Dinneen.

prechoin

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n m. a public crier (< Lat. praeconem?): preachaine .i. fear garma `a cryer', P. O'C. prechoineadha .i. luchd garma, O'Cl.

predicáid

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n f. [Lat. praedicatio?] a predicament (in logic): is inann predicáid ┐ ní uilide tuicter do mórán do neithib éxamhla deifrighios ó chéile, O'Gr. Cat. 257.24 .

predchaid

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x see pridchid.

? predugud

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Forms: p̅dugud, predugud

n m. ro sluic an talam fo chétóir an rechtaire . . . co filett ic predugud [p̅dugud MS.] na cenn [= 'na chenn?] osin alle, BColm. 58.12 (vengeance overtakes the steward for attempting to harass the monastery; the pl. vb. may refer to the monks, so that they make him a text for their sermons ever since, predugud being a learned formation < Lat. praedicare, cf. pridchad).

prefáid

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n f. (Lat. praefatio) a preface, introductory prayer in the Mass : 'sa prefaid, BCC § 228 . eipistleacha, soisgéil, preafaide ┐ gach ní eile dá bhfuil anns an aifrionn, Eochairsg. 23.22 .

preiciúr

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n m. (Romance loan-word, cf. Fr. prêcheur) a preacher : manistir do dhenum . . . dona braithribh preiciúr Friars Preachers, ALC i 402.3 . See follg.

preisdiúr

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Forms: preisteur

n m. ( AN loanword, Risk 602 ) a preacher : brathair preisdiúr a friar preacher, Mac Aingil 334.4 . brathair presediur, FM v 1288.15 . an tOrd minúr presidiur, 1444.15 . preisteur, -iúir `a foreman, precedent or superior', P. O'C.

preit

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Forms: preid, praid, preid, praid

n f. (Lat. praeda, RC xii 467 ) also preid, praid, prey, booty : preit .i. áirnéis chreiche, O'Cl. co ndernta preit de, Anecd. ii 63.10 (pred v.l.). leoman mor laiges for préid, Alex. 1069 . in preid , 1072 (n s.). co rucsat praid mair etir or ┐ argat ┐ inn- busa ili, AU 921 . praid, 920 . See pretaid.

preláit, (préláit)

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Forms: prelait, prelaid, preláti

n i,m. (Lat. prelatus) also treated as fem., a prelate (eccles.): prelait, gl. prelatus, Ir. Gl. 452 . prelait, PH 7478 . a prelaid doní sacramint dóib, Maund. 79 (of a Mohammedan priest). prelaitt an uird, 212 . prelaid, 148 . dá raibhe an phréalaid sgáthmhar 'na chuing, TSh. 10670 . g s. córaighther pupall in prelait gairit ó puplaib na naomh, SG 35.7 . dochum na preláidi, Maund. 148 . a anam do chur ar muin anma a phréaláide, TSh. 10666 . pl. na preláti , PH 7472 . tecosc na preláti, 7474 . is olc an anoir dobeiritt an [leg. na] prelaidhi da tigerna, Maund. 123 . préaláide na heagailse, TSh. 9651 . tángadar fuireann phréaláideadh le Pádraig i nÉirinn, Keat. iii 248 . go n-ilimat do preghlaidib, Fl. Earls 176.2 .

prém

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n ā,f. later variant form of frém a root : for préma ┐ for bonu na crand, PH 7275 . dair . . . co mbeidís a premha ar fogluasacht fuíthi, CCath. 340 . lan [do] premaibh ┐ do luibhibh, BNnÉ 73 § 130 . an phréamh, TSh. 2482 . ag cog- namh na préime, 2481 . go soiche a phréimh, 3423 (d s. for a s.). (fig.) is e in craidhi is premh ┐ in spirut is geg (= cor est radix ipsius spiritus), Rosa Ang. 124.4 . a Phádraig, a phréamh iodhan! Dán Dé xii 26 . n p. preimdhi Celtica ii 122.39 .

Compds. géag do phréamhfhuil Dháibhi original race, Keat. Poems 397 . síodhaidhe préamhghlan of pure race, 253 . ó lubhra an phréimhpheacaidh do chin ó Ádhamh original sin, TSh. 508 .