béim

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Forms: béime

(-mm) n, n. vn. of benaid, see Thurn. Gramm. § 735. b.¤ m. and f., g s. and n p. béime, IGT Decl. § 45 (g s. ex. 572, d s. ex. 693).

(a) act of striking; cutting, hewing, taking (off, away), removing, stripping (clothes, etc.): beim a cinn fri cloich gl. capita petrís inlidant, Ml. 139c3 . la beim dom churp cuimnech `at the smiting of my mindful body', Fél.² Ep. 363. fo-loimetar a b.¤ cosna claidbib they threaten to smite him, BDD² 1206. ba b.¤ cride fri cliab leis (of fear), TBC 1038. iarna beím dó asa fremaib (of an oak), Sc. M² 18R . oc bēim ḟeda, TBC² 778. fertais carpait do bēimim (béim, LU), 780 . a chenn do bēim (bein, v.l.) de, Sc. M² 7. dixit cend Lomnae drūith īarna bēimeim de, Corm. Y 1018 (87.4) . iar mbeim a chind do Ch. `after striking off C.'s head', Ériu ii 30 § 13. a ndrisi ┐ a ndraigne do beim dib (of land), Laws i 128.9 Comm. im beim adbar droichit `cutting the materials for a bridge', 134.27 Comm. b.¤ .i. búain, O'Cl.

Special applications: sesem ic beim in cluic, Thes. ii 346.38 . oc b.¤ tened, BDD² 480. b.¤ spréde, 487 . tene an aonbeime .i. Aodh (see A 76.53), Anecd. ii 52.1 . iar mbēim eiti when he flaps his wings, ZCP vii 310 § 7. dóṡuidigthi .i. cechtar nái foleith cen b.¤ foscdæ innalaill (gl. apposita) without (the one) casting a shadow on the other (of genders of oppidum and Suthul), Sg. 63a15 . íar bēim dei a lēned having taken off his tunic, TBC² 1387 . a etach . . . do beim do na corpaib, Laws i 176.7 Comm. ní maith lim-sa a manaig do bēim ar L. `to deprive L. of his monks', BColm. 84.16 . ? ni fess mo bunad ria beím `I know not my race to proclaim it', Ériu vii 225.19 .

(b) blow, stroke; cut: bemmen gl. ictús, Ml. 39c17 . bémen dígle . . . nímmalle act is cach ae fo leith .i. coic cethorchuit béimmen `blows of punishment . . . five forties of blows', Wb. 17d2 . ind mbemmi a glancing blow, LL 11091 ( TBC 4285 ). fer benas dam óenbeímmim `at a single blow' (Vocab.), Críth Gabl. 557. is ē nobenfad a crand ōen bēim (óenbéimim, LU) dia bun, TBC² 339. b.¤ búirid fri teora sústa iarnae they strike a blow with three iron flails, BDD² 1270. co tarat beim (la tabairt beimen, FB 39 Eg.), LU 8536. dobert b.¤ dind echfleisc dó, 3287 ( SC 8 ). benaim bēimend ágmara / for slōg síabra, TBC² 1686 ( LU 6170 ). roben a teora mǣla Midi da thrī bēmennaib, TBC² 3603. in treas beimennd Fergusa . . . .i. na tri maola Midhi, it e na tri beimenna, Anecd. ii 52.13 . dá cét mbéimen for láma (of penitential exercises), Ériu i 197.5 . cin coisi, di bemium `crime of foot, by kicking', Laws i 238.11 . doradad iarsin b.¤ dara munel cor beanad a cheand de, RC xxiv 56.1 . beim co commus (one of Cú Chulainn's feats), Ériu iv 30.12 . beim fo clos `some kind of military exploit' (Plummer MS. notes), BB 488b22 . co mbeim léoman (rhetoric), LU 5442 , TBC² 966. bēimm dobeir nathair do neoch an adder's sting for someone, Bruchst. 22 § 48 ( IT iii 78 § 48 ). fri b.¤ n-aéla thrust (of a fleshfork into a cauldron), LL 38376 ( RC xiii 58 ). ráinic b.¤ ǽile fon choire do Conall, RC xxix 219.19 . B. breo betha buadaig / beim in æl airimh ænuigh, Lism. L. 3464. rus-bean bem da heirr `struck . . . with a stroke of its tail' (of a serpent), TTebe 2074 . gearraidh sí (i.e. a scythe) d'aon-bh. an feóithne ┐ an fochnagán, TSh. 2644.

Extended applications: Bemenda Branduib i mBreghaib (i.e. ` seven battles', ed.), RC xvii 163.12 . Bemenna B. i mBreaghaibh, FM i 222.6 . brogais Bernsa b.¤ don maig `advanced a pace', Met. Dinds. iii 92.39 . bēim graece bemandro .i. pasus (leg. passus), O'Mulc. 140. bēim didiu .i. césad nó foditiu (through confusion with Lat. passio ?), ibid. b.¤ .i. céim, O'Cl. bēim, cēim `a step', Eg. Gl. 717 (see Ériu xi 119) . beim beg do breathaibh crolighi annso (title of passage consisting of extracts from commentaries on Bretha Crólige, see Ériu xii 2 ), O'C. 305 (H 3.18, 167). Cf. beimm cenelach lessom anisiu `this is a general remark (?),' Thes. ii 39.22 .

(c) In legal contexts determination, decision, definition, rule, statement (?): b.¤ .i. cinneadh, O'Cl. beim tuathi do nartaiched aicne .i. in cinnedh doní in tuath on aigne dia toirithín, O'C. 444 (H 3.18, 238b). beim naillech nad nertad tuatha deter- mination, assertion (?) by oath, Laws i 232.1 (and 234.6 Comm.). beim nailliuch . . . .i. noill cinnti . . . .i. in luighe cinnedh (in tuath), O'Don. 105 (H.3.17, 86). b.¤ sét ro slan- aige tuathband, 576 (443). beim .i. cinne (leg. cinned, Stokes), beim sochaidi ro sluagaigh (leg. slanaigh) tuath- bann .i. is cinne sochaidhi, O'Dav. 311. beim sochaidh ro slanaigh tuathbann .i. ro slanaigh in dliged so co obund is na tuathaib. Cail mar cuirfidh in bec sin re cheile. In beim annsa roscadh inand he ┐ in dliged ata sa fasach. In tobonn ata sa fasach is inand ┐ in beim mar in cetna, O'C. 2113 (H.4.22, 79a). beim sochuir ro slánaigh tuathband ┐ do garar nos la curaibh cosmailsi, O'Don. 533 (H. 3.17, 431) `the striking [?] of a good contract which public law validates', Plummer MS. notes. beim tairbe na tarrathar .i. bem so tairben cluais na tarruith nech adidceth, O'C. 879 ( H. 3.18, 394a ).

(d) In various special phrases: b.¤ n-asclaing see asclang. b. císa a rate (?) (levying ?) of tribute: ben do beim císa orainn, Lism.L. 3195 . Cf. (c) supra. b.¤ n-écndaig, cf. (e): ba ussa . . . a dilgud sein oldaas beim n-ecnaich for Dia `blasphemy of God', Ériu ii 122 § 63. See écndach. b.¤ forais (see forus): b.¤ foris inso sís uile all that follows is a laying down, or statement, of rules, Wb. 25c18 . aphorism: forus .i. forismus graece sermo breuis latine ipocrāit (?) no excerptio interpretatur unde dicitur adcomced beim foruis fair (see Gwynn, KMMisc. 183 ), Rawl. 108b36 , O'Mulc. 578. b.¤ súl(a) (see s.v. súil): gebis galur Dauid . . . tria béimm súla ┐ tria aídcell anfhoill, LB 129a15 . treisi an b.¤ súla iná sin the evil (?) (envious ?), eye can go further (lit. is stronger) than that (?), Bard. Synt. Tr. 219.17 .

(e) Fig. blow, stroke of feeling, emotion; reproach, offence (with FOR, AR); blemish, fault, disgrace: beim di omhon, Ériu ii 134 § 118. in bem dimecin dorat L. fair, BB 416a16 . dorat . . . aithis ┐ beim forsan coicedh n-uili, Sc. M² R 14 . benais M. b.¤ n-aisce fair reproached him, TBC 472. beim ar a ecna `offence à sa science', RC xxiv 377.29 . b.¤ .i. égnach no toibhéim, O'Cl. , Eg. Gl. 718. is b.¤ ar inchaib na h-atharda, MR 300.31 . fagail beime ni dual di she should not receive reproach, ZCP ii 337.22 . ní b.¤ ar Bh. `no reproach to B.', TD 6. 17 . le a dtréithibh gan bh.¤ ar bioth, Hackett lv 13 . ná bíodh 'na bh.¤ air ar n-obadh, IGT Decl. ex. 693. buain béime ar mo bhogha-sa `that you have undertaken to revile my bow', Content. xxiv § 22 .

Compd. ¤scrisad: do bhéimsgriosadh . . . le tréan-thuile mhóir violently snatched away, E. O'Rahilly 44.5.

1 béimnech

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Forms: béimennach, bémneach

adj (-mmn-) o, ā (béim). Also béimennach. smiting, dealing blows, cutting: nathir bémnech brecc, Thes. ii 327.18 (Hy. v). bairnech b.¤ balcbuilleach ` blow-dealing ' (Gloss.), BDD² 809. scíath brec b.¤ fit for blows, LU 8602 ( FB 45 ). cethach, .i. beimnech .i. buillech, Cóir Anm. 204. is fris conbith bemmennach búredar, LL 37616 (2 b. ?). rogab éd in rí co racht / gurba bēimnech do Nuadad angry , ZCP xiii 222.8 . tarnic in bith bēmendach the violent world, ZCP v 23 § 29 . ó ráith bhéimeannaigh Bhreagh ` battlesome ', TD 33.10 . is tú an bheithir bhéimeannach ` destructive ' (Vocab.), TSh. 2121. bémneach `quick of pace', `apt to walk', P. O'C. Cf. béim (b). See gat- s.v. 1 gat. glond- s.v. 1 glond. `bro' beimneach ┐ `ur' olc, Met. Gl. 32 Eg. 7 (2 b. ?). bro .i. beimnech, Stowe Gl. 250 (2 b. ?).

2 béimnech

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n (-mmn-) [ā, f.](béim) act or noise of striking, clashing: b.¤ na mbarilli ri borddaib na mbárc, LL 32239 ( TTr. 1428 ). b.¤ ┐ briscbrúar na mboccóti `concussion and smashing', RC xiii 456 § 52. adnaid (= atn-aig) for bémnigh starts ringing (of a bell), ZCP xiii 26.10 . breisbeimnech ┐ fúaim na .u. rann . . . ac tuitim, RC xxiv 382.16 . See glond- b. s.v. 1 glond.

bein

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x see ben.

béin

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Forms: -edh, bén

(conflation of béim and búain ?) vn. of benaid and boingid. b.¤ f., g p. -edh, IGT Decl. § 14. d s. often bén.

Act of striking, beating; cutting, reaping; taking (away): do léigfedh . . . craob chnuais gan b.¤ re bliadain (: Néill) `would for a whole year pretermit to pluck', O'Gr. Cat. 385.10. maidm do tabairt doib fair ┐ a crech do ben `recovered their prey', Ann. Conn. 1276.6 . methel oc b.¤ phupu na fínemnu `plucking the bunches of the vineyard', RC xii 436 § 42. sreabh . . . ag b.¤ a bruach overflowing its banks, Rel. Celt. ii 240.8 . a cluic ┐ a mbachla do bein fair to strike their bells and croziers (together) against (i.e. in condemnation of) him, MR 38.14 . eneclann do bein (beim, O'D. 380 ) ar na mnaib so fein `these women themselves are deprived of honour price', Laws v 276.16 Comm. b.¤ bhéime ar an mban Laighnigh taking away reproach from (?), IGT Decl. ex. 572. gilla . . . do bein na luirgi lethanaidbli asa doitibh `wrench . . . out of his hands', St. Ercuil 308. tri fichit marcc do bhein dfuasccladh ass `exacted sixty marks for his ransom', FM vi 2226.7 . air mbein a chota d'fer frithe as `has deducted his share', Laws iii 308.10 Comm. atá i nglas a fréimh an pheacaidh / a b.¤ as is deacair dhún to release it (i.e. the body), Dán Dé xix 15 . sraenmaidm sechranach do ben asta `inflicted a shattering rout on them', Ann. Conn. 1401. 26 . ag b.¤ mhadhma a gile a ngrúaidh, IGT Decl. ex. 1151. a dam ar mb.¤ barrthuisligh having caused a stag to fall down, ex. 419 . a grás do bh.¤ fheacaidh as her grace should make Him subject, DDána 59.11 . Éava as a thaoibh réidh do roighnis / do bh.¤ Thou didst fashion, Measgra D. 61.64 . ? do ni sin ríghe da réim (leg. ḟréim) / bein an líne (sic leg.) as an idh óir, Rel. Celt. ii 230.8 . gan bh.¤ aistibh iad undisturbed (?) (of locks of hair), Magauran 1526 . gan ingin rígh do leccad uatha can an cís utt do beín dí without exacting that tribute, RC x 186.6 . i ndigail a feraind ┐ a aicidechta do bein de, Ann. Conn. 1225.4 . b.¤ neith dod námhuid, Dán Dé vii 14 . níor ghníomh cóir . . . / b.¤ a hóir don ealadhain `to snatch her gold from poesy', TD 23.12 . a uili indmas do bein uad, PH 479. ar mbein a cind dí, Anecd. iii 10.7 . ro boí oc folmaisi ar ceand do beinn (buain, bein, v.ll.) dínn, Mer. Uil.² 236. iar mbein an eididh aifrinn de, Grail 3411 . iar mben . . . dō chelli dia bethaid when he had given up hope of life, LB 143a33 (see benaid). ag bein (sic leg.) forro gan teacht doib asin dunadh amach do choth- ughud `taunting them', Aen. 2246. bein cind fri hald (of a useless undertaking), RC xii 96 § 127. co forcluin in tonn ac bein ria ṡaluibh, Lism. L. 1948. ag b.¤ re bearnaidh `charging a gap', O'Hara 4044. ni lamad nech b.¤ fria to touch her, PH 1995. ó bhalbhthuinn ag b.¤ re tír, Magauran 2642 . b.¤ ris an amar n-ionnluid having to do with a trough, IGT Decl. ex. 767. b.¤ fa imreasa in Éamuinn `to attempt combat with E.', TD 18.36 . b.¤ fad mhíonbhois as mithidh it is time to try your gentle hand (i.e. seek your patronage), O'Hara 1955. fa bh.¤ / i dtagra nach beanann ruibh through interfering in, Content. xiv 21.

In meaning reproach: b.¤ leam, Aithd. D. 36.22 .

beinifis

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n (Med. Lat. or Engl. loanword). benefice: sagairt ag nách fuil b.¤ porráisdi, Mac Aingil 4406 .

beinin

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n (ben): b.¤ `a little woman ', Eg. Gl. 719. b.¤ nach ben (of a dead pig), Ir. Texts i 28 § 24 (Hermathena ci 31).

beinit

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beinndil

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n (a p. ?) (OE bendel, Bidrag 40 -41 ): do cuiredur beinndil uma cend conach faicedh [se] aenduine acu `a bandel ', Fier. 67. beindel (?) ime `a bandoleer (?) about him ´ Bretha 26 § 6.1 .

béinne

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n (by-form of 1 méinne q.v.) company, bevy: budh iomdha b.¤ úr airmniamhtha / is glainbhriathra cléire san dún dealbhórtha, DDána 70.12 . crodh le dáimh ón bh.¤ bhan, 103.14 .

beinnin(e)

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n (benn) little point, peak: da mbeinn ar gach beinnine / beinnini ar gach mbenn, Buile S. 80.3 .