1 abán

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n (dimin. of abairt, Wortk. 107 ): romert Laban . . . / ind aban forsarabi Rachial Rachel's behaviour (in simulating the pangs of childbirth, Meyer) deceived Labán, SR 3030 .

2 abán

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x see apán.

1 abann

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Forms: abhuinn

n [ā, f.] (Lat. habena. See Etudes Celt. iv 329 ). No certain ex. of n s. but note abhuinn .i. tabella palmaris , Rule of Tall. 1 n. 21 . scourge, whip: imbirt aibne `plying the scourge', Mon. Tall. 143.28 (§ 43) . cet moailli fort laim dé abaind `a hundred blows on thy hand with a scourge', 142.11 (37) . tri béimenna forru co mbais, no cris no abaind, O'Don. 989 (H 3.17, c. 853). a cúrsad ina chét-chinaid co n-abaind, Ériu i 218 § 4 . Fig. domfaraill — nī dūairc in t-ort — / bēim nād borb dot' abainn aird (from a hymn by one in illness), ZCP vi 263.19 . fíach aibne the penalty of flagellation: ní tabar fíach aibne and, Mon. Tall. 138.23 (§ 30) . arra troiscthe do fiachaib aibne .i. secht cet m-beimeann n-indracc co fo sechd flagellation equivalent to fasting, RC xv 490 § 22 . doberair dia sathairn im noin fiach aibne na h-oidche luain, LB 11b6 ( Rule of Tall. 82 ). fíach aibne, Ériu iii 102 § 30 .

2 abann

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x see 1 ab.

abar-, amar-

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pref Only in composition with words meaning dark, etc., perh. merely intensive (see Arch. i 397 , Lochlann ii 200 ): abardall .i. abditum et dall, O'Mulc. 7 . amardíne .i. doirche, H 3. 18, 245.17 . dorala amardhall aidhche o tert co noin darsin mbith, Ériu ii 140 § 147 . lasaid ind-amardall aidhchi amal chaindil, 114 § 45 . tanic in fer sin ic abar-dorc[h]a derid na haidhchi, CCath. 1090 . Cf. 2 abra. `really i cabar-d'. Plummer MS notes.

Abarám

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x see Abracham.

abarta

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x see apartu.

abartach

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Forms: Apartach

n o, ā (abairt): a.¤ escrai (a kind of dispenser ), Triads 231 . fá'n a.¤ áithesach fá Aodh . . . feat-performing one, Caithr. Thoirdh. 96.19 . boibre .i. bo-a.¤, abairt amail in mboin `behaving like a cow', O'Dav. 316 ( Ériu xiii 29 ). .i. epertaigh na mbo, O'C. 2487 ( Eg. 88, fo. 39b ). As n.pr. Apartach, BB 258b31 . The name Ábartach (with lenited -b-, Dánta Gr. 7.21 , Acall. 3021 ) is presumably distinct. See Éigse vii 92 .

? abarthaig

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n mo-chion dar lucht abarthaigh, Dánta Gr. 74.1 . Perh. slanderers, backbiters .

abatísa

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n (Lat. loanword) abbess: a.¤ Chilli dara, RC xviii 272.23 .

abb

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x see ap.