brécnaigthe

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vbl. of necess. of brécnaigid: ní bréagnuighthe . . . mo laoidh `must not be made false', A. Ó Dálaigh xxxiv 3 .

brecnat

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Forms: brecnatin

n (brecc): cuili, biasta, brecnata locusts ( Exod. x 13 - 15 ), SR 3934. brecnatin gl. scinifes ( Exod. viii 16 ), Thes. i 1.4 .

brécnugad

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u, m. vn. of brécnaigid. Also brécnachad. act of falsifying; proving false, giving the lie to, refuting: do bhréag- naghadh ní huair d'ḟior, DDána 74.8 . ag bréag-nughadh an mheasea bhíos ag an saidhbhir sanntach air féin, TSh. 10063. briathra De do bhreugnughadh, Luc. Fid. 5584. an breug- nughadh tugamar ar an nídh seo cheana ` confutation ', Keat. i 48.z . slán a bhréagnuighthe orm d'ḟear `I defy anyone to deny that', Content. xxi 8. In cheville: gan breccnacadh `deception', BNnÉ 198 § 30 .

breccóc

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Forms: brecoigi

n : a dhiripi talmhun ic techidh brecoigi a little trout (?) (brecc), IT iii 102 § 185.

bréctha

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vbl. of necess. of brécaid: lán beoil nach bréagtha molta `her praise cannot be gainsaid', A. Ó Dálaigh x 2.

bréd

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x see bréit, -ed.

brefal

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Forms: brefel, brafall

n also brefel, brafall. treachery, deceit: cen brefail (chev.), ZCP viii 232 § 11. nocha ttainicc tar a dhéd / ní badh breg nó bhadh b.¤ , ZCP i 64 § 101. eochair báisse brefel (: teched), vi 270 § 8 . As quasi -vn.: ticc dar cuiredh na ndochum / fochann buiden do brafall (glossed: rob adbar buidean do milleadh tre chelg sin) `taking . . . by surprise', Leb. Gab. 108.6 .

breflech

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adj (brefal): cúan b.¤ fo brón-guba `a treacherous brood' (of demons), Met. Dinds. iv 84.z .

brega

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ind g s. (?): deich reraig b.¤ bui ina seirtaib seirt (rhetoric), Ériu ii 5.16 .

Brega

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pn pl. of brí, territorial and population name, principally of an area roughly co-extensive with Co. Meath and north Co. Dublin, usu. translated Bregia: dar Bregai, RC xi 444.7 . itir Midi ┐ Bregu, AU i 232.13 . dia rogiallsat Brega, LL 320b54 . co mbatár i n-airiur Breg comarda Étuir forsind farrci, LU 6887 (BDD). ríge Breg mbude, LU 3735 ( SC 33 ). iar mBregaib, 5158 (TBC). crich Breg bulid, LL 3938. farbais far mid Breg `Bregian mead is being besieged', Measgra Mhichíl Uí Chléirigh 151 § 23 ( Arch. iii 307 § 23 ). tarcuisne ag Breaghaib ar Bladhma people of B., ML² 1089.

Compds. Bresal Bregamos mercenary of Bregia, Rawl. 83a37 . Corp. Gen. 335.4 . ? Loingsech Breg-bán, Cáin Ad. 16. Blaith breghduirnd, Acall. 2355 v.l. Bresal Bregoman .i. a oman for Bregaib. Nó Bresal Breaghmain .i. dia m[b]dar maine na Brega, Cóir Anm. 206 (see note).

See Hog. Onom.

Bregach

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Forms: B.

adj o, ā (Brega) belonging to B.: rigradh Breghach breacBanba the Bregian kings, BB 51a7 ( MacCarthy 428.14 ). In n. pr.: Brian Breagach, Magauran 3750 . As subst.: in B. (sc. Fīnnachta Fledach), Arch. Hib. ii 83 § 18.