bláedgal

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n [ā, f.]= 2 bláedach: co mbloedhghail adhuathmair na ndemhna, BNnÉ 99 § 9 .

? blaes

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n imcomarc Flaind flaith nomdlig / b.¤ (bes, v.l., 42.8) fomrig na ricind sair, IT iii 42.10 .

bláesc

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Forms: pláesc, bláosg

n ā, f. Also pláesc. bláosg (pláosg, v.l.) f., IGT Decl. § 39.8 . (a) integument : bloesc gl. testa Ir. Gl. 179 . ? ro glanad | mo bluísc (MSS. blus) `my covering has been cleared´ Sages, Saints and Storytellers 26 § 15 (Amra Senáin) . (b) eggshell, nutshell: amal bis a bloesc imm og, SR 165. do blaeisg uighe, SG 249.19 . .uii. lán .xx. et na blaisce circe sin ba hi sin a mead tomais, LB 155a51 . leathlan blaoisge uighe circe, 23 K 42 , 381.22 . con accatar . . . blaesca cno mor, RC ix 466.10 . gach cnú chorr ag cur a bláoisce, KMMisc. 172.31 . croiceann ocus blaesc (plaesg, v.l.) ocus etne, ITS xix 56.11 .

Other applications: lann, bláosg, slig[e] `a scale', Eg. Gl. 426. a nuile íasc ar a mbia . . . bláosca, Deut. xiv 9. scamae ( Act. ix 18 ) gl. cenni aut bloscc (leg. bloescc, Edd.) aut lanna, Thes. i 497.1 (Ardm.). mar blaeisc chrin (= tanquam testa, Ps. xxi 16 ), Smaointe B. Chr. 4041. fá thuairim thaobh na gcléireach gcinnsealach, / nó anuas fá a mblaoscaibh maola millteacha pates, Hackett² li ii 11 . re blaosg tana . . . an aiéir firmament, Dhá Sg. Art. 1220.

Compds. blaescbheol duvglass . . . le `scaly lips', CCath. 4025. blae maidm mic (leg. .i. ZCP xvii 156 n.14 ) la blaesc maidm (of lightning), O'Dav. 222 (cf. Ériu xiii 24.26 ). Cf. cnó-mhaidm, ZCP xvii 154.4 , and see C 270.75 .

bláescach

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adj (bláesc): re blaosgach do bhiadh folamh `even at an empty shell', Studies 1920, 262 § 7 . See plaescach.

blag

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x see blog.

blagaid

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x see 1 blogaid.

1 blaí

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Forms: blá, blad

n f. also blá, blad exemption, immunity (from penalties for injuries, damage, etc. where an article, person, etc. was exercising a normal, legitimate function. In the first example quoted the connotation is somewhat wider): is tre ḟīr flathemon tēora blaī (blae, v.l.) būirig im cach n-ōenach . . . Blaī mescae im cach n-ōenach. Ala blaī dúnaid la túatha téchtai tecraiter. Blai Tige móir Midchūardda medrait soír ┐ doír, medrait baíth ┐ gaíth three exemptions (`Freiheiten') from anger (Thurn.), ZCP xi 82 § 26 = tre blaí búraig AM 8.68 (Rec. B). ara feiser blai dilsi, Laws iii 166.17 . bla moga mugsaine (.i. slán do mogaidh in daire (sic leg.) ferrda do ní . . . ina laithrind comdligtigh, 9-11 Comm.), 174.8 . fer na mblai `the man entitled to the exemptions', 172.12 Comm. blad ord indeoin, 186.6 . bla con congal, 192.9 . bla susta aith (.i. slan a mbrisenn in tsuist isin aith, 16 Comm. ), 220.15 . bla crand cutaim, acht arfogra riam (.i. slan don ti benus in crand da tuitim, 4 Comm.), 224.3 . bla cumaile lec ┐ losat, 274.18 . bla aindir et, 292.1 . caite blad ercaile cach slan cach ruidleas, Laws iii 94.19 = bla .i. slan, caiti bla, cach slan gach ruidhleas, O'Dav. 302. Cf. bladh (blath, bla, v.ll.) slán, Met. Gl. 25 § 20. bla carbat aenach (.i. slan don ti beires in carbat isin aenach, 23 Comm. ), Laws iii 264.22 .

2 blaí

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Forms: bláe, blá, bra, brá, bralaigh, brá lín, bralach, brách, bralcha, brácha, bralchaibh, bráchaibh, mbralach, mbrách, bralcha, brácha

n bláe (ON loanword, Bidrag 37 f. ). Also blá. bra, brá lín, f. d s. bralaigh, brá lín, g s. na bralach , brách n p. bralcha, brácha lín, d p. bralchaibh, bráchaibh lín g p. na mbralach , mbrách lín, a p. bralcha, brácha lín, IGT Decl. § 174.

Covering, sheet; garment (apparently one covering the breast): acht a chuilche sa blai lín / nochar thecht ní dontsae- gul (of Máeldub) `shirt (?) of linen' (sheet ?), Fél.² clviii Oct. 20 n. = blae lín, LL 348 marg. inf. lenn cech ríg- laig . . . / blae lín cecha caillige `linen shirt', BColm. 50.9 . blae bána bhuide it íat álle etrocta uasu `overmantles' (Táin 4538), TBC 5565. in blai futairlli do bói fair shaggy vest (?), Acall. 6639 but see Éigse xiii 179 . ro cháiestar . . . co dérach . . . cur' bo fliuch blai ┐ bruinne dho, 889 . cor bo ḟliuch blae ┐ brunni dó, CRR 3. gurbhó fliuch bláth ┐ bruinne dhi, Eachtra Uill. 1589. Hence bla .i. bruinne, O'Cl. créd um nach beind dá brá lín / más fa beind atá an Taidgín his shroud, IGT Decl. ex. 2063. an brat sin do bí sí d'fhidhe do beith os cind an tumba . . . in blalín-se delbhaim-se, / . . . / biaidh torum winding-sheet , BCC 372. rugadh bruinde máordha mín / is áonbra lín uime úainn, IGT Decl. ex. 2059 (= aonbhla lín, Studies 1924, 427 § 1 ). gach beand dá bralaigh lín luim / amhail aghaidh mín meamruim, ex. 2061 . See bratt compds.

? inmain berthán áilli a blai (om. a, v.l.), IT i 78.23 . See brotbla.

3 blaí

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x see 3 blá.

4 blaí

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n ( = 2 blaí) shell, scale on the eye (?): mo dā n-hed n-ard n-imchaissen uassnaib nim-conbeb[a] blái .i. mo [dá] súil . . . ni raibe ní uassaib nodus-beba do dorchu blaisg, ZCP iii 224 § 10 (Amra Senáin). bui liath cen blae (.i. cen landeche do brith uaim ar mo rosc) amsom bui diach die, § 14.

blaicce

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Forms: bloicce

n [io, m.]. See Marstrander, ZCP ix 288 , also Vendryes, ÉC iv 316. growing child, young boy; youth (?): alair leo a mmacc combu bláicce (gu mbo hoglach mor, IT i 138.25 , bloicce written over bloiscce, 23 N 10, 63.4 ), LU 10593.