2 bile

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n (same wd. as 1 b. ?) expld. as weathercock: b.¤ gl. uentilo- gium, Ir. Gl. 716.

1 bilech

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adj [o, ā] (1 bil) having a rim or border, edged: cuarsciath b.¤ , Rawl. 81a44 . cét scíath ṁb. ṁbrainech, LL 7288.

2 bilech

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Forms: biledach

adj o, ā (1 bile). Also biledach. abounding in trees, (well-)wooded: ucc raith bilich (= Ravilly, Co. Carlow), Thes. ii 240.22 (Ardm.). co n-accatár ni in less ṁb. mbroin- ech sainemail, LU 11041 ( Im. Brain i 56.17 ). ima caillib bilecha (sic leg.), Feis TC p. 61 , H 5. o Duinn in duin bhilegaih (: leabhair), LL 394.29 . co Borraig mbláith mbileadaig (: meadaig) ` arborous ', Hy Fiachr. 262.4 . [fh]idbad . . . billeach (b., v.l.) barrglas ` large-stemmed ', TTebe 28 09.

? bilenaib

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ind d'eagla bileanaibh (bi- added by second hand, ed.) tura na ndaoithe ag tál, Ó Bruad. i 126.10 .

1 bileóc

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n [ā, f.] (1 bile) leaf(let): níor lia biléog duileabhair (sic leg.) aig tuitim, CF Eg. 365. muscus .i. billoga bis a ngaili ainmidhi `leaflets' (Gloss.), Arch. i 327 § 74. ar in mbilleoig si on this leaf (of a book), RIA Cat. MSS. p. 3309.

2 bileóc

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x see billóc.

biletus

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x see belletus.

? bilga

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n ag dībragud na n-iasg . . . a mesg na rian-tonn . . . dona ruadh-bilgaduib, ML² 665 `brown oars', ML 47.2 . in b. bésti bélderge-sin, Fianaig. 64.17 . biolgada .i. rámha iomramha, O'Cl.

bill, bell, ? bille

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Forms: bille

n see Thurn., ZCP xv 360. Expld. as leper; wretch; coward (?); laughing-stock (?); feebleness; misery: bill .i. lobar, Corm. Y 185. ballān .i.bill-īan .i. lestar ḟir t[h]rūaig . . . Aliter bell-īan .i. bell mele, ut dicitur: `a nó beill dogní in fer sa' .i. a nó troich (tróch, MS.). Ballān didiu īan duine beill .i. duine t[h]rōigh, Corm. Y 167 (see 1 meile). bill .i. bec, amail atā ballān .i. bill-īan .i. īan bec: . . . cét mbó mbrethlaind . . . / nīrbtar bāi bille baille (quoted to illustrate bille .i. genaige or bill .i. bec), 179 . bille .i. bochd, mar tá, faighdheach, truagh, lobhar no beag . . . gonadh uadhsin adeirthear billían .i. soidheach beag, O'Cl. allus tiug ar toind cen tinne / a broinn beinde bille .i. genaige, Corm. Y 179. ni hattach ṁbille, Fél. Aug. 8 .i. ni hatach boicht no genaige no meta no faigdech no midlaigi, Fél.² cxxvi § 8.2 = .i. ni hatach boicht no mídlaig no genaige . . . da no bill .i. da no ngenaige no bille .i. truaig no lobair no mbille .i. onni is imbellis (isimbilicis, MS. leg. imbecillis) .i. enirt . . . dia tised in truagan truag / chucaib cona billian mbuan, cxiii § 3 = Thr. Ir. Gl. 133. 12 - 15 . So also O'Cl. s. bille . g s. (?) bille .i. ceirt, Corm. Y 186. ní hicht mbille (melle, mille, v.ll.) `no paltry favour', Met. Dinds. iii 54.3 . ? is bille robātor is da ēigsine ag cia a seisi (B. na f.), Arch. iii 311.8 .

1 bille, ? beille

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x see bill.

? 2 bille

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n cona secht n-epislib do chǽlānu . . . fo brágait, cona secht mb.¤ do blonaig bruithi for cind cacha hepisle díb-side, Aisl. MC 89.13 , appar. seals on `letters' hung round neck as amulets, cf. epistil.