bíach

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n [o, m.] membrum virile: b.¤ .i. ball fearrdha, O'Cl. `bí[ach]' faebur ferdha, Met. Gl. 34.26 . biach .i. bod . . . geallfaidh cidh leabair a bh.¤ , O'C. 1373 (H. 3. 18, 626c15) = giallfaidh cidh leabhor a bhiach, TFrag. 108.2 , SG 409.8 , FM i 302.15 . testicle: biach .i. bod nó maca . . . biach dorí riastradh oili, O'Dav. 235. da biach bar baill bróe atróe .i. duo testiculi eius circa molam , LL 6075 (see Éigse x 185 ).

biad

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Forms: bíad, bíad, biith, biid, biud, biada, bíadh, biadhna, biadhann, biadandaib, biadh

n Early forms disyll. o, n., later m. Thurn. Gramm. § 105. n s. (disyll.), IT i 78.2 (Lg.17). bíad nErend, LU 9044 ( FB 79 ). a s. bíad, Wb 6b24 . g s. biith, 9b23 , biid, 29b13 . d s. biud, Thes. ii 335.29 . a pl. biada, Wb. 6c7 . bíadh, m., IGT Decl. § 76. n pl. biadhna, IT i 6.30 . g pl. biadhann, Rosa Ang. 22.1 . d pl. biadandaib, BB 241a50 .

(a) food: biad graece bia (βίος, ed.) .i. uita , Corm. Y 176. biadh gl. cibus, Ir. Gl. 477. b.¤ .i. sath, O'Mulc. 156. is airi ni b.¤ doratus dúib gl. non escam, Wb. 8c6 . inna ndig et a mb.¤ gl. in cibo, 27a24 . ní tormult far mbíad, 18a10 . broth- chán as chóir duib ní b.¤ bes [so]nairt `not strong meat', 33c15 . rogíuil a mb.¤ inna mbragait, Ml. 98b8 . donaib biadaib somailsib, 64c21 . cía . . . as téchtae do dénum biid ríg ? Críth Gabl. 553. ní do bíad dorochtamar it is not thy food we have come for, LU 5650 (TBC). in tan bá mithig tabairt biid dóib, 10585 ( IT i 137.13 ). ni doid a sáith do biud she did not eat her fill, Lg. 17.2 . fa baltnugud in bíd ┐ in lenna, MU² 671. cen dig, cen b.¤ , MacCarthy 60.20 . (disyll.) ron- báe b.¤, ronbai tlacht, SR 1557. airchra bíid no etaig, 4064 . (monosyll.) nicharfail tlacht no dagbíad, 1560 . do luaig bíd i tír n-Egept, 3440 . do būar, do brat, do bīudh (: trīur, disyll.), ZCP v 23 § 28. aire .uii. n-ech do braich ┐ biud, Ir. Texts i 35.32 ( LL 36986 ). fer fo lind leis ┐ fer fó bíud ? `butler and pantler' (Plummer MS. notes), LL 7672 (TBC). biadh ┐ bitaille leis `food and drink', St. Ercuil 1777. caitiat a mbiadu ? Lite doib uile . . . inund a mbiathu uile . . . gruitin, im nuadh . . . mil, Laws ii 148.20 Comm. atat dún tra biada brechtnaigt[h]i, Alex. 1007. biath na nGall, Ériu iii 140.21 . ecad .i. saith ēcca .i. biad n-ēcca .i. pisci perishable (?) food, O'Mulc. 355. gléasuigh sí a bíadh `provid- eth her meat', Prov. vi 8. beatha gan bhiadh (i.e.) immortal life, DDána 19.8 . ní mhothaigh bél blas ar bhiúdh (: iúl), IGT Decl. ex. 1591. biadh bríoghmhar do dhíleághadh `solid food', Donl. vii 1. fodder of animals: slan dona robaib . . . in b.¤ caithid, Laws iii 262.17 Comm. biadha . . . don asal (= cibaria . . . asino, Eccles. xxxiii 25 ), TSh. 1873.

In phr. arbar biid corn for food, fodder (as opp. to malt): di grán arbae biid, Críth Gabl. 254. da chess lana do braich ┐ do arbur biid, Ir. Texts i 35.31 .

(b) Legal refection, food(-rent) due from client to lord; food-levy, tribute of food (see ZCP xiv 336 and biathad): meth mbid na flatha failure (to fulfil an obligation of supplying) food to the `flaith', ZCP xviii 405.6 . cach mb.¤ cuna dilsi, Laws ii 234.13 ( ZCP xiv 346 § 7 ). i[s] saer iat ar cinaid a mbid `exempt from the liability of (supplying) food', iii 112.19 Comm. airligud bid dia tecmai daim i n-agoi a erco (one of the seven `borrowings' that may involve honour- price if not repaid in time), v 372.14 . bīadh ūathaib gacha rāithe, ZCP viii 16 § 4. do chísaib ┐ do bhiathaib Laigen and so `refections', BR 216.15 . nocha- ḟuil saoire ar biadh i n-urradus amail ata a cain. Ocus is uime ata sin, tusca biadh i n-urradus na biadh cana, Cóic Con. Fug. 66. 17 . See aurradus, céilsine.

Compds. With nouns. bidhcheardcha (`leg. biadh-ch. lit. food-forge ', ed.) `a tavern or tipling house', Eg. Gl. 726. gaphann (henbane) .i. bīad-guin .i. bīad gonus amal gāi, O'Mulc. 613. biadogam .i. bairgen, leamnacht etc., `Food Ogham,' Auraic. 5805. With adj. a fhlaith Bréifne biadh- bhuige `food-lavish land', Magauran 843 .

bíadad

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x see bíathad.

bíadaid

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x see 1 bíathaid.

bíadamail

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adj (biad) nourishing, nutritive: don lucht aca mbia leanna righne biadhamhla (of humours), C iv 2, 39 vb1 .

bíadamlacht

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n (bíadamail): biadamlacht ┐ uisceamlacht na mbel ` nutritiveness ', RC xlix 50 § 19. an bhrigh chneasaigh- teach o na bhiadhamhlacht, 23 K 42 , 398.5 .

bíadbach

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n [o, n. ?] (biad) piece (?), carving (?) of food; food: condofuirged fuilnged andamh dion, sgeo biadhbhoch, Ériu xiii 14.9 = biadhbach .i. bíadh . . . cota-fuilnget furget an daim dín sceo biadbuch `the party finds shelter and food, so that they sustain themselves (?),' O'Dav. 214.

bíadmar

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adj o, ā (biad) abounding in food: clarmíasa bíadh- mhara . . . co mbíadhaibh examhla `food-laden boards', Ériu iii 156 § 10. robsat . . . biadhmara . . . a brughadha, MR 102.21 . na deaghdhaoine . . . biadhmhara `who supplied provisions', Ó Bruad. iii 170 n. a .

Compar.: ní reibh . . . Muimneach . . . bad biadmairiu anas `better provided with victuals', Ann. Inisf. 1242.1 .

bíadtach, biadtachas

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x see 2 bíattach, bíattachas.

biaideán

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n (? biait) slander, calumny (?); scoffing (?): b.¤ strapaire `the scoffing of a strapping scoundrel', Ó Bruad. iii 184.5 . tuile do tháileadh bláth gach biaideáin tsuairc `which watered every flower of pleasant wit', ii 106.7 . Cf. betán.

biaideánach

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adj (biaideán): go b.¤ ` scoffing ', Ó Bruad. iii 184.4 .