bithbinche

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n , f. (bithbinech) habitual viciousness, criminality: mac fonocair a aithir ara b.¤ a son whom his father proclaims for criminality (one of nine designations of sons whose fathers are not bound to joint fosterage), O'C. 2095 (H. 4.22, 73-74). cinta b.¤ `crimes of delinquency' (of a foster-son), Laws ii 178.12 Comm. iar na focra don aite a bithbince don athair `of his (son's) misconduct', 18 Comm. (of fighting dogs) lan fiach fo bithbinchi o cach dib ina ceile, iii 194.21 Comm. leth fiach fo b.¤ for boin, 228.15 Comm. (of destructive hens) comu fiach bithbinchi uathib is na bechaib, iv 116.22 Comm. (of damage done by driven cattle) leth [fiach] for na hanmandu fo bithbiniche `habitual viciousness', v 138.5 Comm. acht narab tre bichbinchi foglaigit ris `confirmed viciousness', 488. z Comm. (of a defective structure) acht mane tormaigea bitbinche .i. in dénta, no aicbeile ngnimraidh, iii 174 n.1 . lan fiach fo b.¤ in denta o fir in denta `according to the imper- fection of the structure', 254.27 Comm.

bithbinech

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Forms: -binach, -benach, -emnach, bithbhineach, bithmunach, bitheamhnach, bithbhineach

adj o, ā (bith + binech). habitually criminal, vicious: ni toltnaigend do Dia . . . oircisecht do n-aeṅduine b.¤ malartas in sochaidi `on any inveterate criminal', PH 4218. In Laws Comm. of vicious or destructive animals: masa muca cetcintacha . . . masa muca bithbinecha, iii 244.7 . ma bith- binach, is aithgin in cach oen (of a cow), v 152.20 .

Compar. bithbhinchi . . . leisin nughdar a gait as in nuth ina as in lestur `more wicked' (of stealing a cow's milk), Laws iii 230.9 Comm.

As subst. o, m. Also -binach, -benach, -emnach. bithbhineach (-bheanach, v.l.), bithmunach (biothúnach, v.l.) is proscribed, IGT Decl. § 22. (habitual) criminal, thief, robber: bitheamhnach, Eg. Gl. 97. bás foglada (bithbenaig, v.l.), Triads 92 . cach cintach nach coiscther / cech b.¤ braith, LL 18644 ( PRIA xix 552 ). iorghabh an bith-beanach ughad `criminal', BNnÉ 109 § 39 . ro mudhaidh meirleacha ┐ bith- benacha, Cog. 136.27 . croch na bithbhinaigh `hang robbers', Ériu v 134 § 76. ar an mbitheamhnach, Jer. ii 26. go n-airg brugh an bhithbhinigh, IGT Decl. ex. 808. d'eagla go dteigeómhadh ar bhithbheanachaibh mé, Desid. 2942. bithbhineach = fur, TSh. 2245. is gaduidhe é ┐ biothamh- nach (John x 1), Donl. 330.20 .

bíthe

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Forms: bithe

io, iā part. of benaid. Thurn. Gramm. § 715 , Greene, Ériu xix 113.

(a) struck: a nnarobsa bithe gl. perculsus, Ml. 45d6 . bithe gl. iecta, 123c17 . A . . . bithe ` mangled ' (`uxorious', Gloss.), Met. Dinds. iv 112.68 .

(b) As laudatory adj. smooth, mild, modest: briathraib bithib bithblaithib, SR 5814. for lurg a búair b.¤ (: fíche), Met. Dinds. iv 198.44 . O. setig Séim bláith bíthi, LL 16477. [fi]r bláthi bithi (beodha, v.l.) borba, Ériu viii 70.7 . gid borb is búilidh / gid beodha is b.¤ , Caithr. Thoirdh. 76.27 . Ultan bíthi, Gorm. May 24. (of women) cadla .i. . . . bithi, O'Dav. 433 ( Fél. Dec. 9 ). buidne bithi banamla, TTebe 2228 . ben b. bannda dhiadha ` demure ', FM vi 2222.16 . bithe .i. bannda, O'Cl. a chraobh bh.¤ bhanda, DDána 80.28 . In comic n. pr. mac . . . meic bairr braisce b.¤ , Aisl. MC 35.4 . at b.¤ `hood', Eachtra Uill. 1889 (`soft hat', Ériu xix 113.36 ). ? nístibred im báig mb.¤ / dáil fria cness fria cóem-chíche, Met. Dinds. iii 190.23 .

Compar. bithe ina cach náidhi (of Brigit), Lism.L. 1226 . bíthi nā marb more exhausted than a dead man, Caithr. Thoirdh. 117.12 .

See benta.

? bithecht

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n (1 bith + icht ?) constancy (?): bidecht fri hespaib, Hib. Min. 41.23 = bíthecht fri bésaib, LL 371c31 .

bithemnach

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x see bithbinech.

? bíthi

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ind nīp rota (niprot, v.l.) mb.¤ , Arch. iii 297 § 56. ? Leg. níp rotám bíthi `it shan´t be a lethargy languid´ JCS ii 100 § 56 . = bíthe ?

? bithin

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n Eua, Olla, Pib is Pithib / [mna co mbrig] sin b.¤ búain, RC xlvii 289.14 ( LL 16456 ) = sa mbithib mbuain, Lec. 208a19 .

bíthin

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x see bíth.

bithmunach

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x see bithbinech.

bithnua

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Forms: biothnuaidh, beath- núaidh

n (1 bith- + núa). Name of a plant: biothnuaidh, beath- núaidh `the herb St. John's worrt ' biothnúaidh fireann `the male of this plant', P. O'C. fugha (leg. fuga) demonum .i. in bithnuad ` St. John's Wort ' (n. 130), RC ix 234.39b . viola ┐ bithnum (= hypericon ), Rosa Ang. 212.12 . le bithnumh, 220.z . ipiricon .i. in b.¤ , Arch. i 326 § 24. See Hog. Luibhl.

bithúnach

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x see bithbinech.