? 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.

biroráin

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x see birarán.

birr

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x mirr: b.¤ ┐ bidaemuin (materials used in Nimrod's Tower), BB 14a55 . Cf. mirr ┐ bidomain (for caulking boats), BNnÉ 52 § 44 .

Birra

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n. loc. (see Hog. Onom.) expld. as having springs or wells (2 bir): b.¤ .i. bir uisqui, Lec. Gl. 138. B. .i. in ceall for imat tipra indi .i. tipratach, H.3.18, 64b20 . rigfeil Bren- aind B. (glossed biroir (sic) .i. bir usce ┐ rae .i. mag), Fél.² clxvii § 29 . ? flaigín is biorra go brim `liquor', Ó Bruad. iii 6.10 .