propost

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x see prepost.

propretóir

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n i,m. (= Lat. propraetor), CCath. 1801 (pretoir v.l.).

prosesiam, prosesion

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Forms: prosetion

n o,m. (Eng. loan-word) a pro- cession : luidh Mochuda . . . ina prosesiam mortimcell reilge na n-aingel, BNnÉ 308.1 . dul a prosesiam, ZCP vi 52.3 . lucht uird na cathrach ina proseisiam, 98.9 . eirgit . . . a prosesion onorach go tempall Petair, Fl. Earls 176.8 . a modh prosesioin in processional order, 174.27 . prosetion, 246.24 .

prosta, (? prósta)

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Forms: prosta, prosda

adj io, iā. brave, valiant : láech prosta mór, TBC 1568 , 1941 . prosta .i. calma ut est bui fer p.¤ la Connachta H. 3.18 p. 626 ( O'C. 1371 ). prosta `strong, able, from prowess. A Bad Irish word', P. O'C. prosda, O'R. prósda (-ta) `valorous, strong . . . roystering', Dinn. Cf. 2 próis.

prósta

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adj io, iā. (1 próis) belonging to prose (gram. term): tomus filideachta ┐ tomus bairdni ┐ tomus prosta, Auraic. 755 . alt in anma prosta, 830 . in fichi gne saerda prosta, 1642 (of declensional forms of noun follg. a prep. or the art. in gen. and voc.).

prostáil

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n f. prostration (late word): ag dénamh umhla ┐ prósdala, Carswell 60.15 . See follg.

prostráit

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Forms: proistreat

n f. (Lat. prostratio) the act of prostration : déne pros- trait ┐ t'aiged fri talmain, PH 454 . LB 142a53 . for lár oc prostráit ┐ oc slechtain do mac Dé, 138a50 . luidhigh [leg. luighidh] . . . ic prostrait i fiadnaisi Mocuda, BNnÉ 310.10 . proistreat ` prostrate, prostration ', P. O'C.

protecsion

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n (late Eng. loan-word) protection, safe-conduct : ro chuirsiot prótexion a hucht na bainríoghna cuicce, FM vi 2234.12 . Cf. acc teacht ar protex ┐ ar pardún, 1632.13 (perh. an error for protexion).

protestant

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Forms: protusdant, protestún, protas- túnach

n o,m. (late Eng. loan-word) a Protestant : n p. pro- testaint shagsana, Luc. Fid. 308.15 . As adj.; on bpriomhfaidh protusdant , MS. Mat. 549.25 (see prímáid). Also protestún: g p. ráidhte na Protastúin [sic], Eochairsg. 17.9 . Mod. protas- túnach.

prouinse

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x see proibinse.

pruchlais

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Forms: prochlais, pruch

n f. a den, cave : an phruchlais shladmhóireadh den of robbers, Jerem. vii 11 . Nahum ii 12 . cuife, doire, pruchlais, Eg. Gl. 138 . o pholl go poll, o phruch[l]ais go pruc[l]ais, Luc. Fid. 343.14 . prochlais `a den, cave, vault', P. O'C. Dinneen. pruch `a hole in the ground', ib.