bledech

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Forms: bledach, bladach

adj o, ā (bled) also bledach, bladach abounding in monsters, beasts, whales; monstrous, huge: ó Sléib b.¤ (bladach, bledach, v.ll.) Bledmae, Fél. April 7 , cited as Sliab bledach Bledma, Dinds. 10. d'argain Dúine Bárc bleidig ` whale-haunted ' (Gloss.), Met. Dinds. iv 8.27 . an barc bleidhech ` vast ', 270.12 . in druí buidech b.¤ ` mighty ', 214.18 . See bleidech.

bledlochtana

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n n p. rogairsed badba ┐ b.¤ ` monsters ', Ériu viii 44.1 . See L 231.35 .

bledmaidm

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n (bled + maidm): la bledmadmand crann `loud bursting forth', BColm. 10.7 . [la] bledmand crand (bleadh- maidm, v.l.), RC xxvi 46.1 . Emended in both exx. to bl[o]ed-.

blédmaind

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n a s. (cf. bledmall): is é in cú sin ro marb in b.¤ ┐ in elefint ro bui i fiadnaise Alaxandir monster (Meyer), Alex. 436. ZCP xxx 120 , n.

bledmall

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n o, m. (cf. bledmíl) sea-monster: Ionas fiad cach clainn / día tanic a brú bledmaill, SR 7384. biasta bledmaill bec- caichfit, 8059 . nuall na mb.¤ ṁbeccedach, 8109 . bráo mara / bara bledmaill (rhetoric), LU 8682 ( FB 52 ).

bledmíl

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Forms: bledmil, bladhmhíla

(bled + 1 míl) sea-monster, some kind of reptile; whale: nerea .i. bled-mil .i. animalia maris , Thes. ii 46.30 , 361.32 (bled-). bledmil gl. rubeta, Goid. 71.1 . 'san domnach dodechaid ass / a broinn in bledhmil Ionas, Ériu iii 144 § 14. míol mór no bleidh mhíol mhara, O'Cl. bloach. abrat bleid- mil (one of seven `gella' which are unprofitable), Laws v 250.4 . ro thuissim Día bleidhmíla mora muirídí ( Gen. i 21 ), BB 15b25 . ra ngeiseand bleigmil do muir, Anecd. i 18.12 `the monsters of the main', RC xiv 402 § 9 ; `the monster of the sea ´ (? of a seal) ZCP xxvii 52 . do delbaib . . . b.¤ n-ingantach in betha (of ornament on a shield), TTr² 1004 . amal ba bledhmhil do torathraibh in maru, CCath. 3646. bladhmhíla, RC xxiv 374.1 . do bhéicsead na bleidhmhíola, DDána 46.44 .

See blédmaind, bledmall.

blédna

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x see blíadain.

blefed

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n name of a pestilence, bubonic plague (?) (see Ir. Hist. Stud. vi 172 , xvi 126 ): mortalitas magna quae b.¤ dicitur, RC xvii 137.1 (Tig.) = Belefeth, CS 46.5 .

blegair

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x see bligid.

blegnach

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n [ā, f.] (blegon) milch cow: indesc .i. bleghnach, O'Dav. 1123. an tsoloilgech so, no in tsobleognach, O'D. 2149 ( Rawl. 487, 63 va ).

blegnaid

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v = bligid: an bho . . . do cruithidhe (do bleagnudh, v.l.) oiret bainne uaithe, BNnÉ 157 § 9 n.21 .