blasad

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o, m. vn. of blaisid. act of tasting: tré bhlasadh na gorta, TSh. 6550. caillidh a blasadh loses the power of tasting, 1916 . pian an bhlasaidh ar bhéalaibh na ndaman- tach . . . lé híota ┐ lé hocras, 6553 .

blasaid

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x see blaisid.

blasaigid

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Forms: blaisigid, mlaissiter, mblaisiter

v also blaisigid (mlas, blas) tastes: mesrada móra for fedaib ata manna millsi blassaigter, LL 37546 = mlaissiter, ZCP xi 81 § 16 = mblaisiter (mblaisighther, v.l.), 92 § 17 .

blasmarnach

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x blastarnach: an bh.¤ do ghnídís `noise . . . in swallowing' (food), E. O'Rahilly (1900) 248.6 .

blasta

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adj (-ae) io, iā (blas) pleasing to the taste, sweet. Of food and drink: imon maind morblastai mormaíníg, BB 242a20 . iar mbiadaib b.¤ (blaithib, v.l.) Parthu[i]s, MacCarthy 62.26 . do chomét búar mb.¤ `sweet-fleshed cattle', Met. Dinds. iv 196.24 . b.¤ cech lind lán, Aisl. MC 37.26 .

In more general sense pleasing, fair: Eoraip b.¤ ` charming ' ( PRIA xvi (1885) 242 ), LL 16352. Of language, speech: le mórán do chaint bhlasda = fair speech, Prov. vii 21. aruid bhl. bhinn a gracious . . . greeting, IGT Decl. ex. 627. ag dubhshlogadh na beatha sin go blasda with a relish, PCT 649.

blastacht

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n [ā, f.] (blasta) taste: ag nách bfhuil mothughadh céadfadh nó blasdachta, Desid. 6630.

blastarnach

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n ā, f. (blas) act of mouthing, smacking (lips): beól aig blasdarnaigh, Dhá Sg. Art. 587. súil airna sáobhadh, ┐ beóil aig blasdurnaigh, Leabh. ó Láimhsgr. ii 85.7 . See blasmarnach.

blat

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n [ā, f.]` strength ', Meyer Contribb. 226. demun truag ro- decht a b.¤ (: mórbrat) `his strength was crushed', Blathm. 699. tria blait (: Eofrait), SR 2655. cen buaid, cen brig, cen baeg ṁb.¤ , 5311 . cech luib / . . . línait blait, / ícait, bethaigait, marbait, 7279 . nim thic cara ar baig no ar blait (blaidh, broid, v.ll.), TBC 2339. a Rí na mb.¤ is na mbreth (to Christ), LL 1990. In chevilles: triallait blait, SR 747. rí betha binn, búan a b.¤ (: comnart), 5685 . co mblait (: Díarmait), LU 4285.

Compds. Niall don Banba blattbilig of B. of the mighty trees (?), LL 4640 (= barrbilig, Ériu iv 104.5 ). os Banba blatbric (`of the variegated flowers') with varied might (?), Cog. 140.18 . ba blattdál cen brón cia bé / do bratan mor Mugaine, LL 18254.

blatach

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adj [o, ā] (blat): is b.¤ cech ṅdessel every right-hand course is strong (?), O'Mulc. 755.

blataige

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n [, f.] (blatach) strength (?): ben buraig can b.¤ (of a woman of the Tromdám), LL 3467.

blath

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x see 1 blad.