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bíail,biáil n i,m., later alsof.(see LU 9031 , Tur. 131 cited below);
Ped. i 311 , ii 54 , Thurn. Gramm. § 106 , § 302 (fem.).n s. biáil,
Sg. 46b6 ,biail 67a6 , Tur. 131 ,bíail, LU 9015. bieil, LL 13608
( Ir. Texts i 34 § 6 ).biel, Ériu i 44.3 .g s. inbela , Ml. 112b12 .
béla, LL 13582 ( Ir. Texts i 33 § 2 ).a pl. bela, O'Mulc. 809.
5 d pl. bealaib, Aisl. Tund. 101 § 2.
Axe,hatchet;battle-axe:gl.securis, Sg. 46b6 , 67a6 ,biáil .i.
bithail .i. bí fæbar, Thr. Ir. Gl. 7. im biaill .i. bis ina ail ina
aititin; no aill ni isin bith, no bith hail le ni na hail .i. in
tuath conadh, Laws i 124.14 , 138. z Comm. docer in biail
10dia samthig, Tur. 131. Of working implements: fidba[e],
biáil, gaí gona cethra[e], Críth Gabl. 180. ogam tirda . . . .i.
biail, loman, fidba, strathar, Auraic. 5725. nech immaber
biail i n-domnach . . . dílsi a bela (belu, beeola,v.ll.),
Ériu ii 206 § 27. doḟoíd . . . a gilla . . . co Ecet Salach (i.e.a smith)
15do chor béla i tenid, LL 13582 ( Ir. Texts i 33 § 2 ).co laignib ┐
bacaib ┐ belaib, Dinds. 20.4 .cia buailter do bielaib ┐ ord-
aib, Ériu ii 114 § 44. cárna samaisci do indarggain fo thál
┐ béuil (biail,v.l.), Fraech 227 .i fomailt do bela, do fidbai
`for wearing down thy hatchet', Laws i 166.25 .sair ┐ thuithait
20┐ cach aes tail ┐ beili, gad ima beli, ii 118.25 Comm. biail
imfaebur, for lar rig treibi, iii 272.23 .i. slan don mogaid ma
beir ime faebur ac a beil, 25 Comm. =bíail .i. tuagh . . . .i. is
[s]lán don mogha faobur a biaile d'imirt ar lar tighi in righ,
O'Dav. 313. tairnid . . . in mbial fora munél ┐ a cul rempi,
25 LU 9031 ( FB 78 ).iar cor dó brechta hi fáebur in bélae, 9027
note ( FB 77 ).ider díul an biala, RC xiii 30.9 .beim do
biail, 10. fuaim biaili ic brudh bidbadh, CCath. 6077. ro
ghabhadar do beimennaib borbnertmara . . . fair do biailibh
bellethna`broad-bladed axes', St. Ercuil 2188. rongabh biail
30mbithgéir ina laimh, FM iii 178.18 .eatham frichnama, Laws
iv 276.5 .i. tir in bela som`axe-land', 15 Comm. Inn.loc.:
ó Thulaig Béla buide (: ména), Met. Dinds. iv 226.15 .

biáilde adj[io, iā]b. ¤ gl. (`haec bipinnis')πελεκεῖος` belongingto
anaxe ', Sg. 67a5 .

35 biairt n .i. ben, Goid. 76 § 61 (Dúil Laithne). Seebairt.

biait n f.(Lat.beati) (a) Of the 8beatitudes , Math. v 3 - 10 :
ropridchai . . . .uiii. biateeuangeliidoib, Thes. ii 330.10
(Hy. v Comm.).doraiga cach ai dib a b. ¤ `each of them chose
her beatitude
', 11 .ro pritcha Ísu na biaiti aile iar n-urd cusin
40ochtmad mb. ¤ .i. co b. ¤ in ingrema, PH 1619 - 20 .ocht mbiati
(mbiete, 117.1)int soscēla, Aisl. MC 51.7 .intí chomalnas
na bieitiso, Ériu xxiii 14.131 .
(b) Of Ps. cxviii (Beati immaculati etc.) used as a ritual
form ofprayerandintercession;see Lism. L. p. 406 , V.SS.
45Hib. clxxix n.2 . beatus uirresin beat ┐ in biat ┐exultabo
te deus meus `before the Beati (Ps. 118) and the Beati and
Exaltabo ...
', Hib. Min. 6.193 . (metr. disyll.)cet slechtain
do fri biat, Ériu i 193 § 3a .do beir in biat anmain a hiffurn
hi cind bliadna, Rawl. 75a40 .līn fers na biate in seingl.
50sechmoga sē passe ar chēt, ZCP iii 20 n.5 .sirgabail na
biaide ┐ cantaci Maire .i.magnificat , Mon. Tall. 127.3 .gaibti
seom tra teora biadi . . . biad cech cáocad`three Beati . . . a
Beati to each fifty
' (psalms), 129.8.9 .biad iarmergi iarum
┐ magnificat lee`then the Beati of nocturns, and along with
55it the Magnificat
', Mon. Tall. 131.3 .nodlēice . . . for gabāil a
hēcnarca .i. secht ṁbiate cech lāi leis [┐] cēt slēchtain [7] na
trī chōicait cech lái leis, KMMisc. 210 § 4. ag rádh tri
caibdel don Biaid, Lism. L. 1095. ig gabhail a Bhiaide, 4846 .
in bíait cech dia ar m'anmainse, LL 36272. cid as mō dot-
60tessairc . . . in b. ¤ or sisi, KMMisc. 212 § 5. ag binnghabháil
a bíáidæ, Ériu v 86.17 .
In phr.bélre (bérla) bán b. ¤ (also withbias,cf. beatus?
Later taken asfut. rel.ofattá) `the pure language of the
Beati', Celtica v 84 § 8 ,i.e. Latin; usually of scriptural law
65orcanon(orig.breth bélri báin b. ¤ ), see MacNeill, Law of
Status ( PRIA xxxvi C 16 (1923) 277 n. 5 ), Mac Cana, Stud.
Celt. v 67. Somet. in shortened formbélre mbán:berla ban
bias .i. recht litre, Laws i 16.4 Comm. do aircechnadur do
icfa in berla mban mbiaid .i. canoin, O'C. 758 (H. 3.18, 358b),
70 cf. bélre bán biaid . . . .i. . . . in fírbérla bias iardain .i. in
légenn, O'Dav. 711. bret feni ┐ breth filed ┐ breath berla
bain bias, Laws v 92.17 .doridnacht recht bérlai báin / do
Moyse, Ériu iv 136.7 .do fir in berlai buain .i. inna canoni
náimi, RC vi 165.14 .Inblessings: tria mberla mbán ben-
75dachais gach ndámh do (= dá) cheile, Anecd. i 72 § 193.
beirsi let a gille glain / mo biait is mo bhennachtain, Reeves
Ad. 287.10 . Seebélrae.

bían n m.Alsobíann. skin,hide: b. ¤ .i. croiceann, O'Cl. Cass
moa mbīd b. ¤ (: dian) C. who was clothed in skin, Corp. Gen.
80 283.28 .ag n-allaid ┐ is dia biand idhe dognīt[h]er comēt
imon clūim, Corm. Y 297. bíann n-erbbad impu doe-skin
around them (sc.harp-bags)
, TBFr. 102. ro feannadh an
fiadh . . . ┐ lēigis a bhian ar an bhféur, Eachtra Uill. 2740.
Note also:bian`aferruleorring, acaporguard ', P. O'C.

85 bíanán n[o,m.]:bianan`ascrip,budgetmade of sheep's pelt',
P. O'C. Seepíanán.Bianan lit.little skin, name of amouse ,
Tromd. Guaire 714 ( Oss. v 76.1 ).