2 bratha

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x see braich and 2 broth.

bráthach

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adj o, ā (bráth) doom-like (?), eternal (?): in bār ar bruinneib Breg ṁbrāthach, RC xxxvi 262 § 2. for bruinnib Bonne braiche (leg. brāithche: Scāthchi), vi 183.27 . Adv. chum iad féin do mhilleadh go b.¤ for ever , Donl. xxi 8.

brathad, brafad

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Forms: bratha

n m. = brothad, infl. by a form of aibrit(h)iud or extracted from it (see Greene, Ériu xxi 26 ). Also bratha. brief space, moment of time, twinkling (of the eye): nos-ithend fochétóir fri habrathad (sic leg.) sula, RC x 56.6 (brathad, v.l.). la brafad súla, LU 2103 , 2246 ( FA 17 , 31 ). la brafad n-oenúaire, 2519 . co brafud nochta .i. etneda `to the glance of nakedness—kernels' (in list of kennings for items of food), Aisl. MC 101.4 .

bráthaigid

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v (bráth) consigns to doom, destroys: co nosbrathaig (: māthair) báethbini, Met. Dinds. i 10.24 . iarum rosrathaig Túath Dé, / rosbrathaig úath is amgné, iii 4.26 . rosbráthaig tria ming in meng `destroyed her', 84.6 .

bráthair

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Forms: bráithre, bráthar, bráthre, brāthri

n r, m. Later with n p. bráithre, g p. bráthar, and k-infl. in pl. See Thurn. Gramm. 214 - 215 , Stokes on g p. form bráthre, KZ xxxviii 461. b.¤ m., IGT Decl. § 32.

(a) brother: brathair . . . quasi fratair ar frater rotruaillned ind. Frater quasi frauter eo quod fraudat ter .i. patrem et matrem et fratrem , Thr. Ir. Gl. 6 , Corm. Y 111. b.¤ gl. frater, Ir. Gl. 1047. In O. Ir. gl. frater and used in both a lit. and transferred sense, see meaning (c). In later language in lit. sense (a male being related to others as child of same parents) replaced by derbráthair q.v. Cf. brathair glossed dear- bhráthair, Laws iv 240.6 , 16 ; 258.8 , 12 . ingen et athir siur et brathir, Wb. 10b4 . frater brathir . . . is brathir deit iar colinn et in fide domini , 32a15 . far mbráthir fadisin, 4c40 . Timotheus et bráthir in hiris gl. T. frater, 14b4 . lasin brathir gl. fratrem meum, 10c13 . don bráthir hiressach, 10c1 . nertad na mbraithre, 10c21 . ainm bráthre gl. fratres, 7d8 . ua mbraithrib gl. a fratribus suis, 34a6 . fria mbraithrea `to their brethren', Ml. 100c26 . da brathir iudas ┐ ionathan gl. Ionathan fratrem, 75d4 . a brathir `his brothers', Tur. 128. amnair b.¤ máthar gl. auunculus, Sg. 61a21 . ingen bráthar gl. neptis, 67b4 . macc bráthar athar gl. patrui patruelis, 56a2 . bráthir athar gl. patruus, 1 . bás bráthar Iohannis (sc. Iacob), Fél. July 25 . amal sóersai Ióséph / de lámaib a bráthre (: ma(i)thre; brathar: mathar, v.l.), Ep. 528. fognífi do síl do sílaib do bráthar = . . . seminibus fratrum, Trip.² 740. ingen fria brathair (one of the relationships between couples in Cáin Lánamnae), Laws ii 344.3 . tellach brathar for araile itir cotta (one of seven `entries' for which no díre is paid), v 206.5 . mandras arma / brathar athar (rhet.), LL 35337 = athar athar, Fing. R. 467. is si ba hara dia brathair (Deichtine), LU 10564. a brāthri (n p.), ZCP viii 304.z . dia braithir, RC xxiv 176.12 . roind Conoill ┐ a bhrāithriuch and of his brothers, ZCP xiv 246.3 . Domnall a fradhir, AI 356 (s.a. 1253.2). mar aon ré dá bhráthair a mháthar, Keat. ii 5523. Fig. bladh Tuathail bhíos gan bh.¤ `is without an equal', RC xlix 174 § 38.

(b) kinsman, cousin; fellow-member of the same kindred- group (see Stud. in E. Ir. Law 138 ), oft. translated ` tribes- man' in Laws. Opposed to derbráthair: la hua brathar a athar .i. la hiarmo der[b]rathar a shenathar the grandson of his father's cousin i.e. the great-grandson of his grand-father's brother, Auraic. 118. na .u. braithri . . . sech macu a braithri (on distribution of a woman's estate in the gelḟine) `kinsmen', Stud. in E. Ir. Law 137.19 . finnatar . . . brathir scéo mbroga (rhet.), LU 3476 `kinsman and lands', SC² 373 (? leg. bráthirsi mroga, Binchy, note). ro-n-ain Moedoc mainech / ar is brathair bagach `kinsman', Fél.² Apr. 11. Loith .i. brathuir Abraam `A.'s first cousin', Maund. 55. is brathair focus dam-sa he `a cousin of mine', Grail 2455 . ar id b.¤ (braithre, v.ll.) a n-urraid dib línaib `their freemen on both sides are akin', BR² 804. a braithri budein . . . `kinsmen', Ann. Conn. 1238.3 . braithricha, 1289.6 . dochum a braithrich, 1248.5 . d'fhios a bhráithreach, Keat. ii 638.

(c) brother, member of a religious community: in b.¤ (brathir, v.l.) `the brothers', Ériu iii 100 § 24. Rí na mb.¤ mbocht `Lord of friars', Dán Dé iv 14 . brathair minur `a Friar Minor', Ann. Conn. 1244.11 . esaonta . . . eittir braithribh Dúin na nGall ┐ na manaigh `the friars ', FM vi 2046.5 . bráithre . . . Oird San-Froinsiais ` Franciscans ', Donl. xxi 21. bráithre túata = lay Brothers, RSClára 89a .

(d) Gramm. word of similar declension: a mbráithri .fer. (bráithreagha .fer. comha, v.l.) masculine words similarly declined, IGT Decl. § 2 (39.1) . b.¤ dísbegaid masculine diminutive: b.¤ dísbeagaidh cnoc no cnocán, slat no slatán, no a leithéid eile, IGT Introd. § 114 (27.33) . See immarbág, imdugud, siur.

Compds. dochum a brātharfinne, BColm. 84.11 . bráthar- marbthach gl. fratricida, Ir. Gl. 319.

bráthairse

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x see bráthirse.

bráthamail

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adj (bráth) destructive: ropdar borbba brathamla a mbulli, LL 32390 ( TTr. 1581 ). borbtharruing brathamail, CCath. 1829. sūil . . . bhrāthamhail Bhaluir, Cath MT 567. builli . . . brachamail, St. Ercuil 1601.

bráthamlacht

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n [ā, f.] (bráthamail): ri brathamlacht na mbulli, LL 31474 ` destructiveness ', TTr. 659.

bráthardacht

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n [ā, f.] (bráthardae) brotherhood: dia mbe occu . . . cocridetu ┐ brathardhacht, PH 6822.

bráthardae

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adj io, iā (bráthair) brotherly, fraternal; of or pertaining to a brother (in religion): on desercc brathardi gl. caritate fraternitatis, Wb. 5d15 . arná coscrad in deseircc ṁbráthardi, 10c1 . in dearc bratharde ruboi libsi, 33d6 . nīrbo brātharda (cia do braithirse, v.l.), ba holc, Fing. R. 447. certughadh bráthardha = Fraternall Correction, RSClára 159a . do reir uird an ghraidh bhraitheardha, Luc. Fid. 3047. triar i mbrat- aibh bráthardha `in monks' habit', Aithd. D. 75.21 .

brathatóir

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n (brath): don dā bhrathadóir dhēcc of the twelve spies ( Num. xiii 4 - 16 ), chapter-heading, Leabh. ó Láimhsgr. v 131 .