belgach

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adj o, ā (cf. belgaid ?) babbling, prating ; lying (?) : bealgach .i. caintech, Lec. Gl. 447. b.¤ .i. cainntech, Stowe Gl. 247. dāine beōdha bealgacha / . . . tūata trodaigh tengtacha prating (?), ZCP xii 394.21 . ní ḟidir cach bard belgach (: Teamrach), BB 277a20 `every prattling bard', BR 182.16 . Note also: Síd in Broga belgaig-se (: Temraig-se) `the Mound of Brug of the roads', Met. Dinds. ii 6.17 . bid b.¤ (glossed .i. brēcach) ōibella, ZCP ix 170.22 . bith brēc bealgach, ZCP viii 196.1 .

belgáeth

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adj (? bél or bil + gáeth): Bres don Brug belgaeth Banba (: Delbaeth), LL 1224 ( ZCP xiv 176.4 ), cf. Met. Dinds. ii cited s.v. belgach.

belgaid

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n also belgod(-th) (Lat. Belgae) name of a language, the Belgic (?) language : Grec ┐ Laiden ┐ Bretnais ac Fearaib Bolc ┐ B.¤ acu i nErinn, Lec. 181 va 49 . (of the languages of pre-Milesian invasions) Gréc . . . / ac feraib bolc . . . / ┐ b.¤ bérla binn / rosfognadh dóib . . . / Germáin ac tuathaib dé dron / laiten gréc gaeidelg belgod, SG 348.8 , 9 . Fir Bholg Grēcc, Laidin, Breathnuis ┐ Bealgoth leō; Tuatha Dē Danann Gearmāin, Laidin, Grēcc, Gaoidhelg ┐ Bealgoth leō, Celtica i 99.7, 9 .

? belgaide

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ind bethu bronach b.¤ , SR 8065.

belgod

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x see belgaid.

? belgus

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n (? bél-) : is scél búan cen bél-gus (: -delbus. beilgus, belgus, v.ll.) mbla, Met. Dinds. iv 10.15 .

bellec

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x see 1 pellec.

belletus, bil(l)etus

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n belletus cach rēta `destruction of every- thing' (Thurneysen) one of seven wrongs committed by a wife which justify a husband's separation from her, ZCP xv 356 § 44 Comm. (Caratnia), 359 f. `destructive insanity with regard to every object´ ZCP li 37 . biletus .i. loites nó locdae, . . . bilitus cadh rét .i. be loites gach raot itir lín ┐ olaind, O'Dav. 278 (etymol. gloss, ZCP xvi 228 ). Cf. beillitus .i. loc catha (? taken as = belli itus), H. 3.18, 64b3 . billitus .i. loc cath, 633b3 . Cf. beille ?

béllic

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x see béilge (n pl.).

bellit

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n .i. bliadhain, Goid. 79 ( Dúil Laithne 284 ).

Bel(l)taine

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n Appar. io, m. or n. in Lament 10 cited below, but f. in later lang. `the month of the beacon-fire', Pokorny, Jn. Celt. Stud. i 134 ; see also ÉC vi 65. time of the beginning of summer ; May ; first of May : belltaine .i. beil-tine .i. tene bil, Corm. Y 122. O'Mulc. 150. Note further Bil .i. o Biel .i. dia idal, 149 . nó co beldine ' diu . . . doaselbti dine gacha ceathra for seilb Beil. Beldine iarum bel-dine, dine cecha cethrai, ZCP iii 246.4 , 6 (Tochm. Emire). is dé roinn nobid for an mpliadain and .i. in samrad (sic leg.) o beltine co samfuin ┐ in gemred o samfuin co beltine, 245.26 , 27 . ón teinidh sin do-níthí i n-onóir do Bhéil ghairmthear Bealltaine don fhéil uasail ar a bhfuil lá an dá apstal mar atá Pilip ┐ Seamus; Bealltaine .i. Béilteine nó teine Bhéil, Keat. ii 3833. i mbelltaine `in May', Laws i 132.13 Comm. cus na belltanaib bida nesom `to the next May-days', ii 390.20 . ó belltaine co belltaine, iii 142.19 Comm. an treas lá do mhí na bealtuine, ZCP i 118.22 . gort i mbrāen mbelltaini a field in a May shower, Arch. iii 238 § 5 ( Aithd. D. 80.5 ). braen na Bealltaine, St. Ercuil 2104. ada buada belltaine: / coirm, mecoin, suabais serig, Hib. Min. 49.4 . it falte na hingina / o thic doib co beltene (: sentane) `May- day', Lament 10 (see note). la ria mBhealltaini `on the eve of May Day', Ann. Inisf. 1230.1 . imm lóei belltaine, LB 101 marg. inf. In n. pr. Gilla Crist Húa Mael-belltaine, RC xviii 191.14 (Tig.).