brethamnaigid

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v (breithem) see brithemnaigid.

brethnaigid

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Forms: brethnugad

v (breth)

(a) judges, decides, examines, determines : is ed do brethnighedar nach facadar riamh nech budh āille inā E., ML² 581. do réir ecna ┐ eolusa no brethnaig-som cach, CF 73.8 . bendacht Dé ar in sruth / nār brethnaig do bás `that has not determined', BColm. 16 § 14. ro breith- naigustar Sencha asa cetbreithemnus in techtugad banda amuil ín techtugad ferda `S. adjudged', Laws iv 16.4 Comm. is trite (sc. Muire) do bhrethnaidh mhe slainte an chinidh daenna d'oibriughadh (= decernere, Gloss.), Smaointe B. Chr. 197. on cluais conuic an inchinn noch brethnaiges idir an fogar is mo ┐ in fodar is luga `which distinguishes between', Ir. Astr. Tr. 154.28 . do bhreathnuigh (sic leg.) A. . . . an Cineadh Iúdaigheach . . . do dhithcheannadh, Eochairsg. 87.10 . ro brethnaidh (sic leg. for bernaidh) an aisling interpreted the vision, Grail 2196 .

(b) thinks of, plans, designs: ro brethnaigh-siumh aicci fein dol dia fis can as tainic an dellrad . . . sin `he made up his mind to go', Grail 3772 . do brethnaighetar . . . na hedaighe sin do bhreith leo, L.Chl. Suibhne 6. do brethnaighetar na carthanail do bí faris an Papa an cros do togbail, BCC 215.

(c) observes, considers, meditates, reflects (with AR upon): ann dobrethnaig Finn file / . . . / céilide 'ca cháim-ṡethair (sic leg.) `noticed' (Gloss.), Met. Dinds. iii 56.5 . breathnuigh cia an saidhbhir (= vide . . . quis dives), TSh. 7732. duine bhreathnuigheas a ghnúis a sgáthan `who beholds his count- enance in a glass' (James i 23), Donl. 220.16 . brethnaighi- maid-ne gurab d'Eoin suibhisgel do-rindedh hi (sc. mirbuil na baindsi) (= meditare, Gloss.), Smaointe B. Chr. 1525. gur bhreathnaighset a mharbhadh fo chettóir `who meditated', FM iii 634.17 . breathnuighim 'na dhiaigh sin an ghráin . . . atá ag Dia ar an bpeacadh-sa, Desid. 1128.

Vn. brethnugad.

See brethaigid, brithemnaigid.

Brethnais

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x see Bretnas.

brethnas

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x see bretnas.

brethnugad

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u, m. vn. of brethnaigid. Also breithniugad. act of judging, deciding, examining, considering : do badur 'gā b. cid dogéndais re B., Acall. 2144 v.l. do bhrethnughadh threabh nIsrael = to judge, RSClára 150b . súas dā mbeinn dā mbreathnughadh `if I were to go back (in your pedigree) examining them' (Gloss.), O'R. Poems 402. a bhreathnughadh go raibhe drong d'fhíréanchaibh do láthair bhreitheamhnais do dhéanamh ar Chríost, TSh. 3200. do lucht a bhreath- nuighthe to those who reflect on it, 2444 . da mbē áoinní ann re a bhrethnughadh = if there be anything to be informed, RSClára 132a . gur ghabh ag breithniughadh ┐ ag mion- fhéachain na hEasa uaidh to examine and survey, Celt. Rev. x 139.6 . judgment, decision, opinion : ic tur bret[h]naigthi ettorra fein ┐ Poimp seeking a decision (in battle) between himself and P., CCath. 5021. dob é a mbreathnughadh `their opinion' (Gloss.), O'R. Poems 1622. ursa breithnighthe gréas ngill, DDána 73.43 `pillar of judgment' (of a poet), Irish Monthly 1920, 112 § 43 . fágaim fá breathnughadh an leigh- theora cia córa a mheas, etc. I leave to the reader's judgment, Eochairsg. 11.22 .

brethugad

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n = brethnugad: coro glethe a mbrethugud till a decision about them should have been reached, LU 8473 ( FB 33 ). Cf. 8748 ( FB 56 ), 8871 ( FB 66 ). roleicsiut do Fhland . . . brethugadh na caingne-si, Anecd. ii 74.17 . With FOR: icc brethugudh for a ngnimaibh gaiscidh `adjudging their deeds of valour', CCath. 5972. anamain ┐ brethugud adjudication (?), IT iii 58.1 .

Bretnach

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Forms: Brethnach, Breatnach

adj o, ā (Bretain) also Brethnach. belonging to Britain, British : dorála coblach b.¤ do chur i purt, SG 408.7 . ra taeb ech ṁb. ṁblathmín, LL 7145. dosbēraind . . . ech B. duit `a Welsh steed', Aisl. MC 45.16 . in t-ech brethnach, Laws v 438.8 Comm. gailliti .i. laire breathnacha, O'Dav. 1051 = Laws v 220.22 Comm. Leabhar Breathnach i.e. the Irish version of Nennius's Historia Britonum, Todd. Nenn. 24 (title = Britannicus, 25 ) (see n. a). isin berla bretnuch `in the British language', 86.10 .

Subst. Breatnach, m., IGT Decl. § 11 , f., § 12 . Briton; Welsh- man : is ann doriacht bunad Patraic co bretnu. conid aire sin atberar b.¤ de, LB 13c18 . Britan Máel o tát Bretnaig in domain, LL 655 (Leb. Gab.). da Brettnach im Gædel `two Britons', RC xiii 454 § 48 ( LL 37300 ). do traetaid Breatnaig `the Welsh were subdued', Ann. Inisf. 1307.1 . Pl. as n. loc. i mBretanchaib in Britain, ZCP xiii 3 § 5.

bretnachas

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n (Bretnach) history, matter of Britain : fínít don bhreatnochas (colophon to the history of Nennius), BB 211b52 (Todd Nenn. vii).

Bretnas

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n [ā, f.] (Bretain) Also Brethnais. the British (later Welsh) language : Succat .i. b.¤ sen `British', Trip. 412.6 . isin bretnais, 7 . Saxanberla ┐ berla Brethnas (two of the five languages of Britania), Anecd. iii 65.3 . Gréc Laitin Bretnais co mblaid, SG 348.7 . rolabair asin mbretnais amail bhud hé a berla bunaid, Lism. L. 2538. isin Breatnais, Auraic. 633. isin mBretnus . . . ┐ is combrec, 3208 ; cf. combrecc . . . .i. goor gach solus i suidi, Corm. Y 675. san Bhreathnais . . . san Ghaedhilg, Keat. ii 1030.

Compd. sluagh . . . Bretan . . . ina mbróin . . . Bretnais- berlaig, MR 214.z .

bretnas

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Forms: brethnas, bretnasc, brettnas

n [ā, f.] (Bretain ?) also brethnas. brooch, pin : b.¤ .i. brat-nas, arindí aranaisc brat, O'Mulc. 141. brethnais .i. delg, . . . .i. inní sníes trena brat .i. a dealg `brooch', O'Dav. 315. b.¤ arnaisc a brat ime, O'D. 975 (H. 3.17, 679e). breath- nas .i. dealg. ó bhratnasc tig, oir as ionann nasc ┐ ceangal, O'Cl. b.¤ bānōir dā uṅga ndēc, Corm. Y 141 = bretnasc etc., Corm. 7. b.¤ argit co mbrephnib óir inna brut, LU 1809 (ICM). téora bretnassa órdai inna mbrattaib, 7249 (BDD). sreth . . . di bretnasaib óir ┐ argit, 1709 (ICM). do imdidnad a mbratnas (a b.¤ , LU), TBC² 245. bretnass (breatnais v.l.) gelairgit i timthach in bruit `a brooch' RC lxxiv 200.4 . b.¤ torrach trencend sin brutt osa brunni, TBC 205. brettnas, 5426 . cumtaige ┐ brettnasa óir ┐ argait, LL 2023. étaige ┐ timthaige ┐ brethnasa, TTr.² 889.

bretnasach

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adj o, ā (bretnas): 'sī muncach bratach bretnusach ` wearing . . . a brooch ', Aisl. MC 97.5 .