1 bennach

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Forms: beannach

n (cf. bennachaid, bennacht) beannach m., IGT Decl. § 11. b.¤ , Verbs § 94 . act of blessing; a blessing: do bí an baile gan bendach, IGT Verbs ex. 882 = Decl. ex. 490. gan Tadhg do bheanna[ch] do bhí / gach teallach ard fa uirrí, ex. 442 = Verbs ex. 879 .

2 bennach

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adj o, ā (benn) pointed, peaked; horned: b.¤ gl. cornutus, Sg. 60a5 .

(a) Of animals, etc.: arbūaib bendachaib (rhetoric), TBC² 1002. a mmil mbeannach dobert an mhuir `horned beast', Ériu ii 118 § 57. bó bendach, TTebe 36 . guna búar b.¤ , BNnÉ 287.5 . a énín bhrat-ghlas bh.¤ `sharp-beaked', SG 56.34 . Note also bó binnech (beinnech, v.l.), Triads 85 .

(b) Other applications: ra gabastar a da ṡleig chend- chritháncha bennacha, TBC 4604. a gabáil ṡréin brainig bennaig (of a bridle) edged with points (?), Murphy Metrics 69 § 75 ; `ornamented with horn (?)´ EIS 217 . fithchell cona foirind bláith bric bendaig, Aisl. MC 118.29 . ailgim bairc mbennaig, YBL 16b28 . dá mac Taidg na mbarc mb.¤ ` sharp-prowed ', O'Gr. Cat. 360.27. ceoltigi béndacha ` pinnacled ', Trip. 34.11 . múr roidhil síthbhean- nach sliom, DDána 117.4 . do ibhinn fíon . . . / as barr a mbuabhall mbeannach `horn goblets', KMMisc. 352.20 . tucus-sa cúach mbendach mbán `pointed', Met. Dinds. iii 120.13 . mo shaltair bennach bordbrecc `decorated (?)´ Celtica xxiii 309, 311 . See trebennach.

As subst. bendac[h] .i. gobal fork, Corm. Y 189. O'Cl. Temair cech mb.¤ mbirda `every peaked and pointed hill', Met. Dinds. i 10.19 . (name of a bull) Findbennach the White- horned, LU 10401. (of a cross) a bheannach bhuadhach, DDána 41.31 .

bennachad

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Forms: bendachadh, bennugad

[u, m.] vn. of bennachaid. bendachadh, IGT Verbs § 106. In later lang. bennugad. act of blessing; a blessing: sénadh (ón bheannachadh), IGT Verbs § 80. ní lour in bendachad dia mmaldachae gl. benedicite, Wb. 5d23 . in bendachad thuc Dia for lucht coimeta na n-aithned, PH 7306. beannachadh prainde, Hib. Min. 41.22 . tainec . . . do cenn a benduighte, BCC 40. tresan mbeandugad dorinde se ar Domnall, 136 . iar mbeith do Naomh P. 'n-a sheasamh ag beannachadh an ríogh `giving a blessing to the king', Keat. iii 363. prīmh-eglus . . . ier n-a bennugadh, Fl. Earls 194.12 . ac beandochad inn usci, TTebe 1805 . ben- nugadh ┐ coissreacadh na sacramente naomtha `Benediction of the Blessed Sacrament', Fl. Earls 100.7 . da bennughadh exercising ecclesiastical functions there, BCC 204. Legal: im an nemabartain im nembendachadh, sechtmadh biathta in gráidh na dernna in bendachadh ` benediction ' ( Corm. Tr. 9 ), O'D. 501 (H. 3.17, 404).

Act of greeting, saluting: iar mbennachud do Adam `paying respects to A.', MacCarthy 50.7 . is ed ro-raid Ísu . . . oc b.¤ doib, PH 6757. ar n-a bennachadh do, do imthigh uaithe, Smaointe B. Chr. 316.

bennachaid

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Forms: bennaigid, bendachadh, nobendachthar, bendachdai, bennachad

v (Lat. benedico). Later also bennaigid. bendachadh, IGT Verbs § 106. Cf. also bennachtaid.

I

(a) blesses: mani bendachae gl. benedicite, Wb. 5d23 . hóre nonbendacha-ni, 11b7 . indatbendachub gl. nisi bene- dicens benedicam té, 33d11 . nobendachthar (= nobben- dachthar, edd.) gl. si uultis benedici, Ml. 33d23 . bennach, a Dé . . . / dot laim deis in cule sa `bless, O God . . . with Thy right hand this store-room', Thes. ii 333.18 (Hy. v Comm.). sēnta (*sénaid-i, edd.) .i. bennachais, 337.34 . rodbendacha int athair ┐ in mac ┐ in spirud nōeb, ZCP xii 371.21 . náim Hérend and . . . / robennachsat in óenach, Met. Dinds. iii 12.8 . gach fert no bhennaighfedh (bennochadh, v.l.), BNnÉ 295 § 22 . beinneóchar i ló a éaga é (= benedicetur, Eccles. i 13 ), TSh. 1145. maille les na huile bhendachtaibh . . . le mbendeócha Athair na trócaire = shall blesse, RSClára 48b . With DO: ro bendach do Dróbéis (= Drobaicam autem bene- dixit), Trip.² 1693. consecrates a church, etc.: Siluester pāpa issē ru-s-bennaigh in naoimh-eglus sin, Fl. Earls 194.29 . Ruadhan d'ár beannuigheadh Lothra `to whom L. . . . was dedicated', Keat. i 154.3 . beinneochuid íad féin = shall consecrate, Ezek. xliii 26.

(b) greets, hails, salutes: bennaichmait gl. admunemar, Thes. ii 349.4 . nob-guidet .i. nob-bendachat gl. salutant, Wb. 7b21 . condambendachtais in maicc, TBC² 587. With DO: tair round ar co mbennachat in maccrad damsa wish me well (Wind.), TBC 1136. bennachuis cach da chele dib `each of them saluted the other', RC xiv 50 § 60.

II Of a cleric exercises ecclesiastical functions: Cluana Boirenn, in ro beandach Caireach Dearccain, FM ii 630.9 . robhennachsa is Rónán / isin chill, Ériu v 94.28 . Fiachraigh, dithrebhach, ┐ do bendaigh fos is in Frainc, Mart. Don. Aug. 30. beann ar ar bheannaidh in Táilghionn `a hill which the T. blessed by dwelling on it' (Gloss.), Duan. Finn ii 372 § 7.

part. is dia bendachthe isna bithu gl. benedictus, Wb. 4c4 . is bendachda ainm Ísu Crist, PH 2329. an bhuighean bheannaighthe bhláthchóir `the blessed . . . band' (of books, harp, etc.), Studies 1923, 599 § 18 .

As pl. subst. the beatitudes of Matt. v 3 - 10 : do na hochd mbeannaighthibh, Parrth. Anma 3253.

vbl. of necess.: bendachdai gl. benedicendi, Ml. 138a1 . is bennachda dún Dia (sic leg. ?), ZCP ii 135 § 10.

Vn. bennachad.

bennachaig

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Forms: bennachad

ind d s. (cf. bennacht, bennachad): ro gabh for baitseadh ┐ beannachaigh Ereann, FM i 130.5 . Leg. bennachad ?

bennacht

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Forms: beandacht, -aicht, -achta, bendachta, -ain, -an

n ā, f., less frequ. as n-stem (Lat. benedictum, -tio, see Thurn. Gramm. § 727 ). beandacht, m. g s. -aicht, -achta, IGT Decl. § 25. bendachta, f. d s. -ain, g s. -an, § 8 .

(a) bless- ing: bendacht quasi benedicht a benedixione, Corm. Y 103. dobeirsom ainm bendachtan dond almsin hóre is la ben- dachtin doindnagar, Wb. 16d14 . ind bendacht doratad for abracham, 19b15 . amal duratsat sacaird tall bendachta forsin popul, Ml. 82c8 . oc tabairt bendachtae foir, Tur. 85. etir . . . almsanæ ┐ bendachtæ menci, Mon. Tall. 133.27 . co toroildind bendachtain do muintirisiu `that I might earn the blessing of thy folk', 136.28 . ni táraill in bendachtusin ar clanna `that blessing came not upon our children', Trip. 28.25 . robbé b.¤ Brigte fair, Thes. ii 349.9 (Hy. v). cf. Ériu xvi 67 § 6. ar nī fírḟlaith nad nīamat bī bennachtnaib (benachtoibh, v.l.) he is not a just prince whom the living do not glorify with blessings, ZCP xi 97 § 59. do thoradh na beannachta sin . . . rogen Aedan, BB 234a6 = na beandachtan, Ir. Texts iii 4 § 9. tuc in t-athair a b.¤the father gave him his blessing, ML² 117 . dogeba bendacht in athar nemdai, PH 7385. cia dhib noraghadh ar bennachtain a tirib Leatha which of them, in return for a blessing, would go to the continent, Arch. iii 5.29 . caide log na beandachtan ? . . . cia beandachtu . . . ben- dachta in peactaig, RC xlvi 237.12 , 22 , 24 . beannachta an fhíréin oghnaidh `the blessing . . . has brought profit', Studies 1918 , 99 § 11 ( IGT Decl. ex. 1275 ). búaine bladh a (an, v.l.) beannachta, IGT Decl. ex. 846. brígh an bennaicht, ex. 847 . ar daig co tucad a mbendachtain for a n-oigdib that they (viz. craftsmen) may give their benediction on their works (see Corm. Tr. 9 ), Laws v 98.11 Comm. mí bendachtan a month's grace, Met. Dinds. iii 68.21 (see notes). bráth bennachtan (an imprecation ?), LU 6254 ( TBC² 1752 ). (cryptic) betchennacht .i. bennacht, Goid. 79 § 279 (Dúil Laithne) .

(b) In salutations: cf. oraoíd gl. beandacht, Celtica i 95.236 n. g. b.¤ dé ┐ ande fort, LU 6250 ( TBC² 1750 ). ní ḟargaib bennachtain. ┐ ni thuc a n-aill, LL 13373. beir-si bennachtain God bless you, ML² 1982. ro scarsat . . . fo bennachtain `parted . . . with benedictions', Cog. 132.16 . beannacht siar uaim go hEirinn, Studies 1920, 565 § 1 .

bennachtach

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Forms: bennachtnach

adj o, ā (bennacht) Also bennachtnach. blessed; fortunate: Brigitt bh.¤ `blessed B.', ZCP i 62.5 . (of an angelic host) tic slog . . . bulid bendachtnach, PH 8320. mo thiopra blaith b.¤ , Anecd. ii 21 § 9. Dál ṁBúan ṁbennachtnach prosperous , LL 19929. co mba bu[dech] b.¤ F. thankful, ZCP vi 25.27 . o briathraib blaithe bendachtnacha benign words, LB 129a39 . As subst. o, m. dona bennachtnachaib the blessed, LU 1945 ( FA 1 ). uenite, benedichti ( Matt. xxv 34 ) ticid, a bennachtuchu, RC xlvi 233.25 .

bennachtaid

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x bennachaid: ro beannachtsadar (? leg. bennach- sadar, ed.) an t-oilen `they blessed the island', RC xxvi 136 § 8. dorat . . . in chadraig sén ┐ rosbenact, Goid. 108.28 (perh. scribal error, Jackson, Bk. of Deer 41).

bennaid

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x see benaid.

bennaigid

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x see bennachaid.

bennaigthecht

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n ā, f. (bennaigthe s.v. bennachaid): dóchas díomhaoin na beannuightheachta (=beatitudinis), TSh. 8133.