ballóc

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n ā, f. = ballán: b.¤ d'usci glan, Laud 610, 26c . lan mballóice bice, ibid. (both cited from Plummer MS. notes).

balloiscthech

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Forms: balloisgtheach

n balloisgtheach `a lobster ', Eg. Gl. 782. airmghreadthach, ballloisgtheach, loisgmhíolt, greadchuil, míolt no cuil go ccosaibh fada, do loisgeas arbhor, agus do itheas fuigheall a loisgthe: fós iasg gurab ainm gliomach Plunkett s.v. locusta , Celtica xix 138 .

ballorb

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n (ball + orbb) the name of a member of a poetic grade, equated with the `cana', see 1 cana; lit. `partial heir´, i.e. one who has partial ability in poetry (?) UR 36 : b.¤ .i. ball d'forpa na filidechta occa . . . ┐ is do canaid is ainm b.¤ , Auraic. 4629. suide b.¤ bard, O'D. 2207 (Nero A vii, 143b). suith b.¤ bard, 1221 (H. 2.15, 86a). suide ballorb (balldorb, ollorb, v.ll.) admall admolta UR 34 .19 . suide ballorb (balldorb, v.l.) bard 34 .23 .

ballrad

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n o, [n.] (ball) limbs: fer tailc trebur co sonairte ballraid, LU 6710 (H). Cf. RC xxiv 176.20 . folt dub fair. sithballrád (.i. cossa), TBC 5425. la Bran ballraidh glain of the clean- cut (shining ?) limbs, BB 299a48 .

ballsaire

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x see bollsaire.

ballsgóit

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n f. (ball) (cf. nescóit) blister, pimple, swelling: latae pustulae . . . .i. ballsgoide leathna, 23 K 42 , 90.7 . at bán, no ballscóid shiollseach (sic) bhán ┐ gné dheirghe ann = spot, Lev. xiii 19. an bhallscóid shoillseach, 23 . Of the star of Bethlehem: ar rochtain rig na cruindi / don ballsgoid reid reltuindi, Lib. Hymn. 194.38 .

? balnai

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adj (? ball + 3 nó or = balldae ZCP xxxix 26 ): ri dorat fleisc ṁblaith ṁbalnái / i llaim Moisi, SR 3813 (: Amraí). cairm itat adbai na ṅgaeth / baeth b. imrát fri cach ṁbruach, 7942 (` odorous ', Stokes, Index).

balsamach

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adj (unlenited -m-) o, ā (balsam) fragrant: do bhláith- bhéal b.¤ banamhail, Hackett xx 42 .

balsam(m), balsaim(e)

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n m. (Lat. balsamum) balsam; unguent, balm: inceissi in betha . . . ┐ a balsaime, Laud 610, 25b (Plummer MS. notes). balsaim os gach lind, Uí Maine (Facs.) 124a59 . sinomum ┐ ballsam (balsaim, v.l.) ┐ mirr (for embalming), TTebe 2212 . balsam cobhartha cédfadh / . . . / do mhér (to a harper) `balm to heal the senses', Studies 1919, 613 § 12 . cuireas C. cuid don íce ┐ don bhalsuim . . . re cneadhaibh . . . Bh., ITS xxiv 112.24 . corp R. do chumhdach do bhalsaimm, xix 96.z. baladh . . . an balsume, St. Ercuil 500. Attrib. g s. an béal bionnfoclach balsaim , Dánta Gr.² 16.48 .

baltnugad

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x see bolt(a)nugad.

ban-

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n for compds. beg. with ban- not given in this section see ben.