birarán

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n o, m. (birar): bior[o]ráin bharrghlain `clean-topped cress ', Buile S. 116.22 (trisyll. wd. required by metre).

birbill

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n (see Bidrag 31 f. , 105) expld. as cloak: b.¤ .i. brat, H. 3.18, 64b6 .

bircán

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n name of a kind of (small) boat: a mbircan mbuan mbennachtnach / fri seol sasmar sonartach, RC xiv 62 § 77. biorrcán a mbád (birrcan nach bad, v.l.) `an ill-found boat' (Hermathena ci 33 § 39), Ir. Texts i 30 § 39. i mbioracán bhriste, Ó Bruad. ii 58.12 .

? birc(h)le

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ind bircli .i. bir uisce ┐ clō gaot[h], Corm. Y 198. See 1 clóe. mithigh dosum cia dobre bircli .i. . . . cia brae- naighther bainne do cli biraith na cainnle, O'Dav. 320. ce dobre bir clethi (bircli de, v.l.) fordorus .i. cia doburnaid fair banna don clí biraich bis osonn fordorus, 620 . ce dobre birchli, 1209 .

birda

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adj io, iā (1 bir) pointed, sharp: berach no birdae gl. uerutus, Sg. 60a6 . is dó ropdar b.¤ baill / túatha F. `were to him as pointed tools' (i.e. `dangerous to handle', note), Met. Dinds. iii 164.7 . Temair cech mbennach mb.¤ `pointed hill', i 10.19 . siriti bras b.¤ na letheti út (of Cú Chulainn) angular (?), TBC² 1706. dā ṡeirith birdae brecduba foe, Corm. Y 1059 (91.20) . a mbárca b.¤ brecda sharp-prowed , LL 32149 ( TTr. 1338 ).

bireóil

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ind (1 bir + eól ?): maic Iarboineóil fátha / co ngliaid b.¤ (bineoil, duireoil, ireoil, etc., v.ll.) úatha `with strife of dreadful lance', Met. Dinds. iii 216.14 .

birgas

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x see 2 bir compds.

birín

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Forms: beirín

n (1 bir) also beirín little spike, sharp point; dart, little spear: do gaínib ┐ bírínib ┐ slegínib ┐ bircrúadib, LU 6401 (TBC). cet nathrach neimneach . . . com m[b]eandaib ┐ birinib (berinib, v.l.) ima cend `with crests and stings', TTebe 200 .

birit

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Forms: beirit

n [ī,] f.] (beirid) also beirit, see Wortk. 31 , ZCP vii 386 § 22 , xix 190.3 . a sow: b.¤ .i. beret .i. brithid, Corm. Y 139. berit .i. berith .i. brithit, Thr. Ir. Gl. 7. dí b.¤ , Críth Gabl. 196. bru birite, Triads 148 v.l. birid .i. cráin .i. muc bheiriotais, O'Cl. ? cisne tri mic na gaibead urtechta flatha la Feine ?. Mac cumaili; mac mucsaide; mac biride, Laws v 456.2 (birid `a shrew, a scold ', O'Reilly, cited in note).

birling

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x see beirling.

biror

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x see birar.