Bréifnech

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Forms: Bréifneach, Bréith- neach, Bréithnech, Bréifnech

adj o, ā (bréifne) belonging to Bréifne: mic Aodh breifhnid, L. Chl. Suibhne 36. As subst. Bréifneach, Bréith- neach m. and f., IGT Decl. § 12 , Bréithnech, Bréifnech f., § 18 . do Bhreifneachaib `the men of Breifne', BNnÉ 248 § 201 . breith bó na mBréifneach, Aithd. D. 21.37 . ag Bréithneach- aibh, O'R. Poems 456.

bréinche

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n (brén) decay, rottenness: o bréinciu gl. a carie, Thes. ii 24.31 (BCr.). is brénce brén is crand crín / . . . cách na déni toil in Rig, LL 36781. cid fodera . . . / soillsi 'sin crund is brenche, glossed: . . . saltair for crann crín, ut est tene ṡinnaig i.e. phosphorescence on decayed wood, Hib. Min. 80 n. 3 . ? ethait in ḟínemain na brénci na crand crín, Alex. 971.

bréinc(h)ech

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adj o, ā (bréinche) rotten, withered: do chorp uili mar chep mbreincech, ITS xxix 121.10 .

bréine

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n [, f.] (brén) putrefaction, rottenness, stench: fo bréni na ndracon, LB 230b13 . a vreiniv (leg. bhréne, ed.) ┐ a mosur (= fetor), Aisl. Tund. 97 iv 1 . bréne na mbeochorp letarti cen biad cen leges, bréne na marb cen ádnocul, LB 155a1 . sionnach ar bh.¤ `a fox for . . . stench', Tribes of Irel. 52.12 . nach ttiocfaid a ccairde 'na ngoiri tré bhréne a mboltanuis, Parrth. Anma 6005.

1 breis

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x see 1 bres.

2 breis

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n an bh.¤-sin do sheachnadh `loss' (suffered in giving a loan), Donl. 102.15 (.i. dochar, note). Cf. 3 b. ?

3 breis

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n [f.] (cf. bres ?) increase; profit, advantage: Eocho Mumo mó cech b.¤ , LL 2378. cath tar bh.¤ a saerḟear soin `dispro- portioned to his few noble men', Misc. Celt. Soc. 346.3 . cach b. for bith chē every profit of this world, Arch. iii 223.2 . b.¤ ar Mhumhain `the growth of M.'s power', Aithd. D. 20.20 . fá mór an bh.¤ mhaoine dó seoch cách `his wealth far exceeded that of all others', Keat. ii 2784. créad a bhrígh nó a bh.¤ `what would be its . . . profit ? Content. v 141. b.¤ do bhuain dínn `to deny us our superiority', v 84 . cuid don bheagán breise ` majority ' (of generations of Niall's line), 118 . b.¤ feasa, De Imit. 6.5 . b.¤ is buannacht mhic Leoduis `the taxing and billeting hordes of Mac L.' Ó Bruad. i 198.10 . In chevilles: anba an bh.¤ , Aithd. D. 31.31 . in topair bi buan can b.¤ (: geis), Ériu vii 229 § 74.

Compd. in gach breisdíol dár bheanadar-san díobh, TSh. 5129 `exorbitant interest ' (Gloss.) `premium or interest on money (or goods) given or received on loan', Éigse xiii 26.

breisim

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Forms: -m, bresma

n (with unlen. -m) f. n p. bresma, SR 8137.

(a) noise, din, uproar: a bressim .i. a brisgemnech ┐ a esgal (Coire Brecáin), Corm. 14. b.¤ .i. gáir, O'Cl. brāth, nī ba beg a brisim `uproar', Ériu iii 29 § 1. b.¤ , 30 § 13 . atchualasa . . . bressim ṁbuirb móradbail, LL 32195 ( TTr. 1384 ). rochvala b. thornige móre, TTr.² 853. presimb na sciath, RC xii 98 § 131.

(b) rout, defeat: d'á b.¤ bruide, MR 292.4 . dorat b.¤ forru co romarb ríg etarru `he routed them', TTr.² 1432. bresim brogda da thabairt do Mac D. . . . ar h. C., Ann. Conn. 1342.7 . roba móide brígh ┐ borrfadh na mBúrcach an b.¤ sin `were increased by this defeat', FM vi 1880.16 . Cheville: bressim ngle, RC xxiii 306.21 .

breisimnech

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n [ā, f.] (breisim) noise, din, crash: atchondairc iarsin in ṡaighnēnrath ┐ in mbreisimnich ┐ in tornich, TBC2 3114 . in breisbēmnech ┐ in tromgal ro chūalusu . . . breisim- neach na narm, 3128 . bressimnech na mborbḟer, LL 32322 `noise', TTr. 1510. in bressimnech brathamailsin, 32242 ( TTr. 1432 ). bressimnech in chathbarr (na ccathbharr, v.l.), Táin 2853 .

bréisiu

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n n, f., Thurn. Gramm. § 730 , vn. of 1 bruinnid. act of flowing, dropping, dripping: brēisiu .i. teibrisi, ut dixit . . . Deithbeir dam ceni andais / adam abra do brēisi (: ēisi), Corm. Y 180. breisi no teibrisi .i. sileadh dér, no uisge, O'Cl. Goill Locha hEathach do mharbhadh imo rígh i mbrési la Domhnall Ua Néill `in a battle', FM ii 654.9 (leg. breisim ?) = do marbad . . . ┐ orgain a loingsi, AU i 464. 10 - 12 .

breislech

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n ā, f. (cf. 1 bres). Also brislech. rout, defeat: brón ar cách dot bráthbreislig (rhet.), LU 10389. re bruinne na bresligi brátha sin `final defeat', MR 166.16 . nī lēicc b.¤ nā borbgail, Sits v 1919, 93 § 31 . cath . . . / brislech Muigi Muirthemne `the Breach of M. M.' MR 210.16 . ba borb an b., ┐ fa h-adbal an imesargain, Celt. Rev. iii 308.1 . sa bhreis- ligh uile (of Cú Ch.), DDána 92.31 . in brislech co sin, H. 3.18 603.13 , = Brislech mōr Maige Muirthemne (title of tale), see Heldensage 547 f. , LU 6527. Breslech Maige Murthemne so sís, LL 9562 (TBC). As n. loc. ro gabsat . . . longphort isin Breslig Móir hi Maig M., 9563 (TBC). conid Sesrech Breslige a ainm issin Táin, LU 6513. See Hog. Onom.