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 .

blegon

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Forms: bleogan, blegan, mlegon, bleghan, blegain, bleaghuin

n bleogan, blegan o, m. later form of mlegon q.v. bleghan, m., IGT Decl. § 17. Later also blegain. act of milking; yield of milk, milking: iar mblegan na bó = vaccam . . . mulsit, Lat. Lives 86.2 . co tucad na bu . . . dia mb.¤ , Thes. ii 334.44 . oc blegón bó triphne, LU 6248 = oc blegan, TBC² 1748. b.¤ sé fichet bó, LL 1832. dobretha-si b.¤ sine dó, TBC 2415. a aithli bleogain a būair `after milking her kine', ZCP viii 266 § 34. bleogan na n-earc nIuchna `milk', Ériu ii 22 § 4. mná blegoin nísbligtís `no milk-maid milked them', Met. Dinds. iv 70.29 . ag bleoghan nó ag crúdh na seacht mbó, Keat. ii 4702. doomlacht fo tri ōl nais caich m-bleguin (of a marvellous cow), AU i 188.8 . screpall cacha bleogain mista `of each monthly milking', Laws v 344.3 . bleghna a bó, IGT Decl. ex. 731. cet bleogun na mbo `first milk', Laws iii 38.29 Comm. an mart is mó géim is greadhan / is aici bhíos an bleaghan beag, Dánfhocail 52 . bleaghuin `to milk', Eg. Gl. 734. acht gu toirsidis do bleogain a mbo i meatraib, Laws v 276.23 Comm. I. mo derb mbleoghan budhessin (term of endearment ?), ZCP iv 31.9 .

bleide

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n m. (AS bledu, Stokes, Acall. Gloss.) drinking-cup, goblet: lind imblede (: emhe), IT iii 86.28 . .l. bléide buabaill belḟairsiuṅg, LL 7292. dar oe mair in bledhi isin fin, Lism. L. 4419. cuirnn náit copána naid bleidhidha búis ┐ bánóir, Acall. 122. bledi lán do fhín (of the Last Supper), PH 2990. bledhi (bleghi, MS.) argid ┐ copan airgid, RC xviii 52.10 (Tig.). blededha buáiltecha buis ┐ bánairgit, Fianaig. 56.5 ( ÉC v 12 ). conad iad sin bleda comardaigtir re cornaib buaball, Laws v 408.18 Comm. dealbhlasair buadh- chlach bleidheadh na bruighneisin, DDána 70.16 . mun mbleidhe mór bhfairchleach bhfuar ` bowl ', Aithd. D. 9.11 . bleidhe béil-dearg óir, TSh. 487. a bleidhedhaibh bas no brócc cupped hands, FM v 1750.6 .

bleidech

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adj o, ā (bleide) abounding in drinking-cups, festive: a brugh na mbraonchlár mbleidheach, Measgra D. 56.27 . ? for flaith Banba bledig (: Ailig), Fél. 6.15 (` monsterful ', see bledech).