2 bri

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n flame; anger, wrath (?), curse (?) : bri gach ṅ-accais, Corm. 8 (= cach n-ogus, Corm. Y 149 ). am bri danae (.i. am bréo, sic leg., LL 1560 ) = am brigh dond (BB), IT iii 61 - 62 § 123 .

3 bri

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n Apparently abstracted fr. bríathar. Expld. as word, speech : bri ┐ rethor .i. breuis ┐ orathor (`orator. This gloss seems an etymology of . . . `brīathar',' n.8), O'Mulc. 159. bri .i. briathar ut est tisca bri ban finn .i. tinnscedal uim briathra na mban fia[l] nó taithnemach `i.e. word', O'Dav. 232. `b.' (brigh, brídh, v.ll.) briathar, Met. Gl. D 17 , Lec. Gl. 261 , Stowe Gl. 235. brí no brígh .i. briathar, O'Cl. bri .i. briathar (in expl. of brimon smetrach), Auraic. 1329. See bri(a)mon. bricht .i. bri ocht .i. ocht mbriathra and, 1427 . bricht .i. brigh a hocht .i. brigh briathar .i. hocht mbriathar and, 4482 . dobértha bretha co mb.¤ (: haenmí), Acall. 7430. ? co mbríg (bri, v.ll.) deóraid, Met. Dinds. iii 184.15 . bri cen dochta (glossed briathar co ttegoscc no co munadh, note 1), Leb. Gab. 194.11 . ? Cf. LL 37044 cited s. 1 brí.

4 bri

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adj expld. as short, near , see exx. cited s. 1 brí.

-bria

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x see 1 bronnaid.

briad

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n appar. judging, verdict : mairg bias isin mbriaidh mbrisc- sin (i.e. doomed to Hell), ZCP vi 265 § 15. In B. na f.: briadh (.i. fuighell) molta Dhē ō nach fuil / ní thuillit muir a braon, ZCP v 487 § 14. brath .i. b.¤ .i. fuigheall. ┐ fuigheall on mbreithir brath, O'Cl.

briaid

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x see breó.

briail

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x = priail: arna prigail (briail, v.l., n.4), Rosa Ang. 324.12 .

? briala

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n (scribal miscopying of a form of Lat. phiala ?): (of a small measure of wine) nach urcoidigheann dá bh.¤ d'ól ar in cuid, Reg. San. 20 § vii . iseadh tuígim trid in foculso briala .i. misur ina tuillfedh oirett éndighe amain .i. an méidh doghebhadh nech gan claochlogh anala, ibid.

bri(a)mon

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n in phr. b.¤ smet(h)rach (B. na f., formula). See neimthes, smetrach; b.¤ in this phr. expld. as word-feat : bri [.i.] briathar ┐ mon .i. cles (LL), RC xxvi 55 , Auraic. 1329 - 30 . Note also: brī cach n-ogus (see accais), ut est isna Brethuib Nemed: brimon smetrach, etc., Corm. Y 149 , Corm. 8.

brian

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n word(s), speech : raidis an ben már di brian friú, Ériu xii 152 § 16 TE2 = brián .i. briathar, ut est Tochmarc nEtaine etc., Ériu xiii 65 § 53 = brian .i. briathar, etc., O'Cl. anagh (.i. a tuigsina) an brian, ZCP v 485 § 2 (B. na f.). ? brian ┐ grian, Auraic. 5433. brian na ngaoidel, O´Gr. Cat. 488.2 . Compds.: Teneass co mbrianblaid co mblait `mighty Thinaeus, renowned in speech´ ÉC vi 266.87 . in breō brianglan `the clear-speaking firebrand´ ÉC viii 290.682 .

Brian-

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Forms: Brian

n. pr. Brian (Bórama) as complim. and intens. pref.: ag innisin brianruathair in mílidh charge worthy of a Brian, Caithr. Thoirdh. 80.11 . tré brianbáigh na brathdígla sin, 113.16 . do briancloind Torrdelbaig `to Brian-descended clan- Turlough', 105.28 .