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.

4 blá

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Forms: blaí

n m. also blaí. boundary (mark); enclosure: in da bla dec frisi cuindrighter crich `the twelve marks by which a boundary is defined', Laws iv 142.8 Comm. bla imfoghla; crich do teid uisce glaise airm fo leanad ín da comarba ím da biad for cechtar ín da leithe. Adsuigaidhter cricha for sin, 144.10 Comm. bla mucnaige .i. crích son inchoisce cet bona crann no cuaille i talum no dibell muilinn no sendroiched fo tuind, O'C. 33 (H.3.18, 13). bla reime. Crich son incoisce rout rig no tuaithi . . . no bothar. Is blai críche insin, 34 (14). (B. na f.) cechaing . . . tar dorus an bla amauch, ZCP viii 102.18 = dorus na ratha, Ériu ii 186.17 .

5 blá

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x see 1 blaí.

blaäd

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? blaán

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n (2 blá) a plant from which a yellow dye was made, madder (?) BR2 111 : snáth dearg ┐ glas ┐ oland ḟind ┐ b.¤ ┐ bindén, BR² 1623. blaan buidi ┐ bindén, 1683 .

blach

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1 blad

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Forms: blaid, blada, blaide, bladh, bladh, blaidi

n u, later also ā, f. ? Orig. n. n s. b.¤ ṅglicc, Trip. 534.10 . a s. b.¤ , LU 4267. d s. b.¤ , LL 16338 , blaid, 15289 . g s. blada, 15297 , blaide, 4372 . n p. b.¤ , Fianaig. 4.19 . bladh .b. (ón chlú), IGT Decl. § 40. bladh .f. (ón chlú, add. v.ll.), § 95 .

Fame, renown; in pl. somet. famous deeds, glories, triumphs (i.e. of a ruler or a king's reign): bladh .i. clú, O'Cl. blath .i. moladh, ibid. cé tara nech lín a b.¤ `though some famous man should come' (ed. n., SC² 734 ) LU 3927 ( SC 44 ). mo briathar is mo b.¤ , TBC 3681. ceannach blaidhe .i. bás `purchase of fame', ML 100.16 . rīgfad domhain . . . / muna chosnat fēin a mbladh, K. and H. 28. baile i fuair blaid (: thaig) is bríg `grew to fame', Ériu vii 224 § 40. a b.¤ ┐ a airdercus, TTr.² 755. as fada atú can mo bladh . . . do thogbail `long in raising my renown', TTebe 4061 . do Maolmuadh ba becc a bladh / airdri Cassil do marbhadh, Cog. 88.28 . leath an bhladha ag Bréithneachaibh, O'R. Poems 456. damhna bloidhe, IGT Decl. ex. 1122. bladh bréige ┐ āireamh gan fhochonn ┐ clú fáis, Leabh. ó Láimhsgr. xix 758 . a bratt co mblaid `his noble mantle', Ériu vii 225 § 46. na sinnsir . . . / nach bíodh fa bhladh, PBocht 2.16 . ceōl fa bloidh `famous music', Ériu iv 174.15 . aird-cheannas Éireann / . . . ar bhuadh ar bhlaidh (: ríoghaibh), Content. xxx 20. (Of a prince's reign) sé bliadna ar b.¤ , MacCarthy 156.17 . cóic bliadna ar blaid, 164.9 . foruacht fria blada sin Bruig his triumphs were set at naught at the Brug, LL 15856. ba borrband balc for blada / la D., 15904 . dá ndeich sé bliadna ar bladaib, 24139 .

Freq. in chevilles: forcanat b.¤ , Fianaig. 4.19 . tre blaid mbinn, ZCP viii 106.1 . datta in b.¤ , MacCarthy 144.5 . bāig go mbloidh, ZCP viii 114.29 .

In prov. is būaine b.¤ inā seōid, K. and H. 28.9 . is búaine bladh 'ná saeghal, Im. Brain 63.2 . As attrib. g s.: cethracha bliadan blaidi `forty famous years', Ann. Conn. 1270.18 . co tuc failte blada doib, LB 238c46 (ACC Comm.).

pn As name of Cú Chulainn's spear: B. ar Bladaib a ainm- side, LL 13941.

Compds. With adjj. isin beluch blad-adbail `high in renown', Met. Dinds. iii 158.14 . claideb Golai . . . / fri brig ṁbladailc, SR 6183. rogabsat Banba mbladbil of good fame, Rawl. 83a34 . cen nach ṁbríg ṁbládbrais rofeis, SR 1679. os Banba bladbricc ` various-famed ', MacCarthy 424.18 . bricht bladmas, IT iii 40 § 36.

With nouns: mór a bladalt, TBC 3521. samlaithir fri bladbail ṁbla / otha thalmain co hésca, SR 415. B. na mbladbann of the famous deeds, SG 335.34 . bladfhocal ón bladfocal / a Chríst tair dom anacul, 389.15 . nir ba h-aith- errach . . . bisig na bladh-nóis, MR 314.22 . Buais, buinni ar bladaoibh binni `famous delight of melody', Leb. Gab. 64.10 . dar Ard mBresta mbladáibe, SG 373.12 = ṁbladaíbi, LL 6924.

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2 blad

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1 bladach

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adj o, ā (1 blad) famous, renowned; splendid: ropad b.¤ a digail, TFerbe 661 . isat bladaig a frecrai, LL 17552. ós Bóin bladaig, 24103 . do Maire buain bladaig, Gorm. May 13. fichi ┐ bliadain bladaig / do Nin a gein Abrathaim, MacCarthy 310.5 . di blonaic bladhaigh, Aisl. MC 118.8 . fiala [bi]d (féile um biadh, v.l.) beoda bladaig, Ériu viii 68.43 . is b. dodechadar didiu itir arm ┐ etach ┐ errodh, TBC p. 803 n. 12 . ? ni b.¤ .i. sai, Lec. Gl. M 60. Satharn Duin Bindi blogaig / ro rosa rindi ar fuilib, YBL 125b28 . uas Banba bloghaich, 125a27 . morBrian Banba bladhaidhe, MacCarthy 430.10 .

2 bladach

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