2 brainech

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n ā, f. (1 braine) prow(s); front(s): co n-accatar brainig in milí long do dirgud cucco, BB 428b12 . druim na slogh na mbroinigh barrchaim `like a curving ship-prow', Magauran 11 . in b.¤ bodba ┐ an t-innell aigh `vanguard', CCath. 5772.

Appar. band, company, host in: bruinech (broinech, bruinde eich, v.ll.) for Bethra issin lúan iar mBealtaine, PRIA liv (1951) 8 § 1.4 (cf. BR 10.9 ). 'na mbroinigh (ina bhroin, v.l.) neimhnig `a venomous . . . host', Ériu iv 222 § 37. bidh righ ar bhroinigh Banbha é, ITS v 54.21 . Note also: adcíat in daigid nduilig / 'na brainig (bruinig, v.l.) don beó-bruidin `fringing the blazing Hall', Met. Dinds. iv 236.28 . ? le bruinigh (: muighibh), BB 37a38 ( ITS xli 268 § 40 ).

brainechda

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adj io, iā (brainech) only in phr. bith b.¤ : an b.¤ (: airec[h]da) borb, ZCP x 54.10 . (of days before Doomsday) bid oenbreo b.¤ , SR 8093. bid bronach bid b.¤ , 8185 .

braininta

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n b.¤ (brainionta, MS.) .i. banchainte, Goid. 78 § 206 (Dúil Laithne).

? brainne

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n doleim ech B. isin mbrainde mborbruadh `into that fierce water (?),' ZCP vi 288.7 (see note p. 311).

braisce

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x see braisech.

braise

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n , f. (bras)

(a) daring, boldness (in favourable and unfavourable sense); quickness; nimbleness: co ṁbraissi, Fél.² June 19 .i. co slatra no co solam, xcvii 19 = bras[e] .i. slatratu nó calma . . . fia sluaighedh co mbraisi `with bold- ness', O'Dav. 263. b.¤ gl. lasciuia, Ir. Gl. 36. cen bráth mb.¤ `no sudden destruction', Met. Dinds. iii 452.15 . déine buirbe is b.¤ violence, cruelty and intemperate haste (?), Caithr. Thoirdh. 55.39 . ann adbeba co mb.¤ then she died suddenly, Metr. Dinds. iii 58.3 . (rhet.) gai bolcai ┐ bai brasi (feats of Cú Chulaind), LU 8443 ( FB 30 ). ? noco mor a ghere / noc dene for b.¤ , IT iii 90 § 120.

(b) vaunting, boasting, boastfulness: níbu ádas far mbraisse (mbresi, TBC² 824 ) it wasn't in accordance with your boasting, LU 5301. ni di braisse ni di baithe / bec tasse na Tuathe, LL 1305 = Leb. Gab. 176.15 . gan bhréic mbraissi, SG 21.37 . adeirim rib cen brassi, LB 96 marg. inf. As quasi-vn. robui ac braisi ┐ ac bocasaich uasa cind (i.e. over a prostrate opponent), TTebe 2569 . See bél compds.

braisech

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n ā, f. = praisech: bethech no b.¤ genus holeris . . . similiter malua , Sg. 49b20 . b.¤ nó arán fonither `kale that is cooked', Mon. Tall. 132.20 . b.¤ ar bethi, ┐rl. `kale, for b.¤ (letter b), etc., Auraic. 5809. mac . . . meic bairr braisce bíthe tender kale, Aisl. MC 35.4 . loch do b.¤ belaiche `pottage fat', 37.30 . braissech nentai ` pottage of nettles ', Fél.² c 15. asin crand di a suati in mbraisig, Lism. L. p. 302.29 . dagbiad .i. scaiblin nó b.¤ gl. grus, etc., O'Mulc. 685.

bráisléad

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n bracelet: ’s a chrobh ó alt go halt fá bhráisléidibh (go práisléadach, v.l.) Celtica iv 106 § 2 . muince no braighisléad Plunkett s.v. armilla , Celtica iv 188 .

braith

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x see brath.

braithech

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adj = braittech: a beith b.¤ fallsa `it (sc. worldly wealth) is deceptive and false', De Contemptu 1285 .

braithem

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n = mraithem: guach cach brathum (.i. is go in cach doni in brath gua eim, 11 Comm. ), Laws v 458.5 . braithiomh cech fer `a betrayer ', RC xii 110.22 . braithemh dub dīan, ZCP viii 196 § 24.