biu

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x see béo.

-bíu

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x see attá.

biucán

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x see becán.

biucatán

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n [o, m.] (bec): tasca[id] bíucatan n-uadha `a little', RC xvii 176.19 (Tig.). tairind dinetan do fraig / nom léic bicatan do thír (to a wave), LU 2982.

biur

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x see 1 bir.

-biur, -biurt

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x see beirid.

bius

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x see beus.

biuth

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x see 1 bith.

1 blá

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n shout, cry: bla .i. gair . . . bla tighe moir Midchuarta (but see 1 blaí), O'Dav. 328. bla .i. gáir, O'Cl. ? is scél búan cen bél-gus mbla (mblá, v.l.) / dia ṡlúag ra delbus sunda, Met. Dinds. iv 10.15 . fichtib bla `with shoutings manifold', 216.21 . Note also: bla .i. blaoscc, ut est. traigis lathrach lochet ia (leg. la) blae maidmmic (sic) la blaosg maidm, O'C. 2755 ( Eg. 88, 80b ). Cf. lochait [la] bl[o]edmand crand, RC xxvi 46.1 . report, fame: nítat nuabla `they are no new fames', Thes. ii 295.8 . ni bla borb, LB 241a11 = blad, ZCP iii 222.13 . mac Bricrend ro brunned bla, LU 10555. co llín bla, Met. Dinds. iii 258.15 . See 1 blad.

2 blá

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adj (Lat. flavus, Vendryes, De Hibernicis Vocabulis) yellow: bla .i. buidhe . . . bla dét et docíthí dadae a n-Oenach Life, ┐ rl. (`the quotation is corrupt,' ed.), O'Dav. 195. Cf. blaith .i. buidhe . . . adciadis a nAenach Lipthi broga for aghaib bleithi, eich fo berti blaithi, 322 . bla dét donn tenge, 588 . bla .i. buidhe, O'Cl. ? fo nelaib bla, SR 3339. ? buidnib b.¤ , 3423 .

Compd. trī bearrtha blāibuidi foraib (description of three warriors), TBC² 3321. bogada blathi blabuidi, Cog. 158.23 .

3 blá

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Forms: blaí, blae

n also blaí, blae f. green, lawn, level field, plain: bla .i. faithche, O'Cl. gáir a ṡlúaig ós blai bruidne (as bla brune, [.i. ua]s faigthi in b[ai]le, v.l.) `green', Met. Dinds. iv 368.15 . oin eich agar (sic leg.) for bla, Laws v 278.4 . doberar carpat ind ríg forsin ṁblai, LL 14560. in tan roanic in carpat cend na blae, 14572 . bennachais blae óinaig Tailtin, Trip. 70.30 . segda cairptech docing rot / . . . / alaind lúadam luades blai (: Fidgai), LU 3800 ( SC 37 ). ar ind uaig os fertais blae, Acall. 4114. suainem tar blái foa ndichet carpat, O'Mulc. 759.

Place, ground: `bladh' (bla, v.l.) baile, Met. Gl. 25 § 20. bláe .i. baile . . . bláe feadha dia ndocrion cobra, O'Dav. 212. amail oin a mbla apta, Laws v 194.1 Comm. Cf. amail oin; in baile i napad . . . amail oín i ninad eipiltneach, iii 218.16 Comm. it ríched bladmar ar ṁbla / a Rí in talman in toga, LL 855. as í rom-alt fo céttblae `in the first place', Moling 26 . ós bla `over the spot', Met. Dinds. iv 130.19 . for blai (.i. faichthi), LU 10280. Cf. ní ar bhladh éan urla[i]nn romalt, Content. xxiv 7 , see n. 8 . ? ardomroet rí carrge blai / ma gabtha gaí duane dó, IT iii 42.4 . logh a bla (of an artifact), O'C. 404 (H. 3.18, 224b).

Compd. leithdíri da blāi-neimthib (blanimtibh, v.l.) ` sanctuaries ', Cáin Ad. 36.