bloa

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n (cf. uball): b.¤ .i. vbla, Goid. 76 § 87 (Dúil Laithne).

bloach

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Forms: blaoch

n [m.] sea-monster, whale: blaoch `a whale', Eg. Gl. 731. cf. blodach mara, Celtica vi 146 § lx. ní sain b.¤ (.i. míol mór) is maghar, Hard. ii 298.8 . See parn.

bloc

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n (with unvoiced -c) [o, m.] (Engl. or Rom. loanword) block: co n-iarand blocaib . . . acu `iron blocks', MR 248.15 . blocc re cach aen fher, 20 . b.¤ .i. cruinn, O'Cl. As n.pr. (perh. a wd. of different origin): Maol, B. Bluicne, ZCP iii 458.16 . LL 3841 ( Dinds. 1 § 21 ).

1 blod

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x see blog.

? 2 blod

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x see 1 blad.

blodad

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x see blogad.

? blodas

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n do dhuilleabhur crainn na mblodhas, 23 K 42, 415.15 . ? Cf. buglosa.

blog

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Forms: blag, blad, blogh, bladh

n ā, f. See O'Rahilly, Ériu xiii 165. Also blag, blad. blogh bladh (ón roind), IGT Decl. § 39.16 .

(a) fragment, piece, bit: b.¤ dergthened (rhetoric), LU 8683 ( FB 52 ). boíseom oc ithi blogi do thanaig. . . . Dobeir in ṁbloig isin tabaill, LL 14429 , 30 . cindus rombatur int psailm hi tosugh . . . i mblogaibh `in fragments', Hib. Min. 7.3 . blagh don telcomu `a fragment of that cask', Lism. L. 4409. lestar . . . cu torchair ┐ co nderna(d) bloga de (= con- fractum est), Lat. Lives 73 § 67. do bert builli di co cloidim co nderna di bloig (sic leg.) di made two pieces of her, Laws i 74.2 Comm. co ro-scáil a ṅdíb blogu (of an enchanted animal), PH 1180. a sciath ina blodhuibh brisdi fura thaebh, ZCP vi 44.21 . domarb se seiser dib le bloidh bic do crann sleghi, 280.30 . cóir damh go bhfionnam an bhfuil / blagh ionnam do na harmuibh, DDána 5.5 . blagh (blodh, v.l.) dá héill le a (let, v.l.) ferchoinsin a piece of . . . leash, IGT Decl. ex. 419. an bloghúd don bhairghin, ex. 923 . go ndéantar blogha béal-sgaoilte dhi (of a wrecked ship), TSh. 735. blogo egae (B. na f.), Arch. iii 310 § 4. brisfighthear a mblodh- uibh sibh = shall be broken in pieces, Is. viii 9. le dteilg- thear . . . gach blodh d'armaibh innilte na hurchóide piece (separate weapon ?), Eochairsg. 47.3 . Fig. of a saint: b.¤ dond liic lógmair, Fél. Oct. 5.

(b) part, portion: bladh .i. rann no cuid do ní, O'Cl. co n-derna v blogai de (viz. of bacon), IT i 41.20 . brisedh do thabhairt annsin for blaidh da sluagh, FM iii 384.5 . mar bhloigh don Bhórumha `share', Aithd. D. 4.8 . a chor ina chalaind féin / blodh do phéin an anaim úaib, IGT Decl. ex. 720 . inniss dúinni . . . blogh (bladh, v.l.) ale dott imthechtaib another bit of your adventure, Anecd. i 29.14 . blagh . . . dá bhoirb-éachtaibh, TSh. 1168. Of land, territory, terrain etc.: cot ngab rígi blogi do Ultaib .i. Mag Murthemni, IT ii2 215.26 . bladh d'feronn, BNnÉ 284 § 271 . dar cenn bloighi bicce don doman, CCath. 553. aga raibhe bladh mór don tír `a large portion of the territory', FM vi 2006.5 . imon mbloidh mbicc tíre i mboí, 2260.15 . Coire Bhreacán blagh dar gconair `part of our path', Sc. G. St. iv 62 § 8. Of time: iar mbloid don ló, Ériu v 116.4 . sē bliadna . . . co mbloidh do blíadain, ZCP viii 111.27 . o caictigis do gemrid co blaig don errach `from . . . the first fortnight in Winter into the Spring', Ann. Conn. 1339.4 . tar bloigh dá n-aois, DDána 42.9 . do ghabh- adar . . . ríoghacht Éireann bladh do bhliadhain `part of a year', Keat. ii 1823.

A part of a number of people, animals, etc.: fagbhus blogh día naomaibh ag cantain oifice Dé ann, BNnÉ 187 § 27 . ar cenn na blodhe eile . . . don Gamanraige `the rest of the G.', Ériu viii 138.5 . blogh d'aes na criche sin, Marco P. 165. a mbloigh dia mbarcuibh `some of the ships', 150 . blad da n-echaib maithi, Ann. Conn. 1288.5 . blogh dib darab ainm acuta ┐ blod d[ara]b ainm croinica ` group' (of diseases), RC xlix 55.22 , 23 .

In literary contexts: (explaining esse feda ` essence . . . of letter ') in b.¤ aoir tebide gebhes in fid i n-elluch focail `the fragment of cut off air' (of a vowel), Auraic. 897. is blod do q quidim u, 2838 . in blad sin issin sceol that passage , BB 428b45 . conidh bladh do bhethaid Mhaodhocc conuicce sin, BNnÉ 274 § 249 . blag bec de, TBC² 800. tirūarsi ┐ blogha beca dhī (viz. of the Táin), Arch. iii 4.24 .

Compds. blod beim bailc `smashing onset', Cog. 172.29 . blo[g]bemnech na scíath ┐ na bocote, TFerbe 331 . iar ná bhlaidhrébadh lá gonna mór `greatly battered', FM vi 2328. 3 .

1 blogach

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adj o, ā (blog) causing to break: Ninnid sciathblughach, YBL 325d42 . In cheville: fechd mbludach, 125b12 .

2 blogach

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x see 1 bladach.

blogad

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[u], m. vn. of 1 blogaid. act of shattering, breaking in pieces: Caislen Nua . . . do bladad la Branachaib `Newcastle was demolished', Ann. Conn. 1405.11 . ro ghabhsat gá mblodhadh gá mbrisedh `to destroy, demolish', FM v 1722.1 . cen a bladad `not to attempt breaking it', MR 70.2 . do blodhadh lestair in loma, BNnÉ 319 § 12 . srengal na luirech ic a mblogadh `a-breaking', CCath. 5131. snámh sreabh gan bhailg do bhloghadh without bursting a bubble, IGT Decl. ex. 1111. do bhloghadh ┐ do bhriseadh na híom- háighe, TSh. 78. Fig. do rónadh blodhadh sithe ┐ cadach etorra `terms . . . were agreed on', FM iii 116.15 .