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1 all Cliff; Of a rocky surface; rocky hill; rocky harbour; foundation, basis
Almu Hill of Allen
benn 1 mountain, crag, peak, point; crest, summit; pre-eminent person; Transf. of outline of land 2 pinnacle, spire; gable; corner, etc. of building, structure, etc. ;; a high top, pinnacle; Hence in plant-name 3 wing of an army, fleet 4 horn of animal; (of a whale ?); a pledge given in respect of impounded cattle; a (buffalo) horn; hence drinking horn, goblet; Of musical instruments 5 prong, point (of various forked and pointed objects) 6 crest, diadem, etc. (of a helmet, head-dress, etc.); By metonymy (?) of a horse 7 yards; sail-tops; Of a shield; Of a garment; king of peaks (?), one of three classes of kings8 for ever (and ever) 9Freq. in nn. loc., usu. in senses point, peak, hill; In late use heed, attention, regard 10a steeple; tower; peaked crosses11 yellow-tubed; rugged-topped
breó flame; lit. fire on a hill- top; oft. simply large fire. Of burning as punish- ment for unchastity; `a blaze' (of a shield)
1 bri hill; Also expld. as plain
céite 1 hill , mound, eminence, open space 2 racecourse; racing, sporting, performing deeds 3 meeting-place 4 concourse, assembly 5 square, market-place of a city6 road, path 7of land which has been laid waste
cnocc 1 lump, protuberance; swelling, lump, ulcer 2 hill , mound
cnoccán little lump; mound, hill
cobfán slope, hollow; understood in Down and Fermanagh to mean a round, dry bare hill
1 crúach stack of corn; rick; heap, conical pile; Mountain, hill; heaped slaughter
crúachán small rick, hill
2 cúanna hill
dind 1 height, hill 2 fortified hill, walled or fortified town, citadel, stronghold; the world (lit. the fortress of the world); a citadel, an eminence, a towering figure; Of a notable event climax 3 stead, notable place 4 mansion, court 5 pinnacle, peak 6as adj. agreeable, pleasant
druim(m) 1 back; Back of men or animals; a pent-house, shed; a calf-shed 2 back, surface (flat or convex) 3 ridge, usually of elevated ground; hill; ridge, crest of a wave; Of a sword-blade 4 one above (after) another, in succession; upside down, topsy-turvy; Backwards; following, in succession (addition) to:; on account of, by means of; Away from, off from; abandons, abjures, re- nounces 5 broadbacked 6 back-leather; tombstone; keel; Of part of a diadem; `superscription', envoy; back-spleen; ridge-beam; Of the cornice of an altar (?) 7 crippled
druimne 1 back; Transf. of a stone cross; sides 2 elevation, ridge, hill; ridges, wavelets 3 summit of learning
fid 1a tree (sense in Glosses).; a wood of trees; a tree-hedge; Passing into sense of tree-trunk, tree regarded as timber 2 wood, timber; Of a shaft or pole; spear-shafts; walking-stick; Of a wooden shield 3 trees (coll.), a wood or grove: distinguished fr. caill; the Fews 4a letter of the Ogham alphabet; artificial tree; alliteration 5a vowel, distinguished fr. taebomna `consonant'; vowels 6 drinking-vessel
forad 1a mound or platform; a seat or stand for spectators; a post of outlook; Of a post of observation or part of a rampart 2transf. of a fort, residence or place of meeting (common in poetry)3 brow, forehead (?)
1 gúala 1 shoulder; Of the slopes of a hill; beside; contemporary with; shoulders; thick- shouldered
1 ind, inn 1 extremities of the body; the top of the head; In pl., the extremities of the hands and feet, the extremities in general; sg. the tip; the tongue; of the eyes, pl. the points (cf. 1 rind) 2the point of a weapon or rod 3 the top (of a tree), the summit (of a hill ) 4In general top, end, point, edge: metaph.; from top to bottom; rampart; fate; something that is slight, the least degree of anything: 5 edge (of a territory, etc.), surface ? (of water, etc.) 6Of time end, extremity
lecca 1 cheek, jaw 2 side or slope of a hill
leittir slope of a hill
1 mael 1 crop-headed, shorn, and by extension bald; tonsured; bald 2 youth 3of cattle, hornless 4of things blunt, headless or pointless (of a torso, stump, etc., also of weapons) 5of places, etc., bare; dismantled; Exposed, defenceless 6 fig. blunt, dull, obtuse 7 awnless wheat, or perhaps free-threshing wheat 8 blunt-fingered, clumsy; blunt-pointed 9 consecrated residences; a blunt or broad-toed shoe or sandal; bald head; bare stone' (blunt or flat?); a flat- topped hill; a clenched fist; fist with closed thumb used as a measure, about four inches; Transf. a blow with the fist, a cuff; sword; a (blunt-headed?) spear or javelin; a large mouth- ful or lump (of food)?; a dismantled or outworn earthen fort; a blunt splinter; stump of a tree 10 truncates
3 mám a hill or eminence; a mountain gap or pass; hill-passes
maoilenn A swelling or convex surface; The rounded summit of a hill and by extension a hillock, eminence
2 Méithe, Meithe name of a place (? hill ) in N. Ireland, perh. in Co. Louth.
5? mes(s) a hill
1 mual? top, highest part; top or summit of a hill
1 muin 1the upper part of the back between the shoulders and below the neck; on his back; a child on the back' (technical term for a certain metrical fault); humbug; on horseback; on the pig's back = in luck 2 upper part, top, surface; Of the top or ridge of a hill (?) 3 on, on top of; Over and above, in addition to; besides, as well; in succession; for the sake of (?); at back of, behind; following on, subse- quent to, in consequence of; on account of; in respect of; with all one's heart, sincerely; protected by, under the guarantee of, on the strength of; on the back (top) of = in addition to; on account of 4a neck; a collar, torque 5-necked; wry- necked; short-necked
2 muinech a thorn-brake; thorns (coll.); surface (?); a back or hill , a ridge or wave; coils, convolutions, windings
mul a globular mass, heap, lump; a collection or heap; turrets; around head; heaps (?); daring, towering; a rounded or blunt hill; a lump; a clenched fist; (pl.) hilt of a sword; a broad crown
roilbe a hill , mountain
1 síd, síth 1a fairy hill or mound; wondrous, enchanting, charm- ing, delightful 2In pl. = áes síde supernatural beings, fairies
sídán a small fairy hill
2 téite assembly, fair, gathering; assembly-hill
temair 1any high place, eminence, hill 2 Tara; As name of an Ogam letter
4 tríath hill
túaithebair hill , eminence, raised ground
1 túal hill (?)
1 tulach 1 fire on a hill , signal-fire, bonfire; alighting-place, rendezvous (us. of per- sons); hill of assembly round a ruler or king; royal hill , hill of assembly 2lit. hill of lordship, said of a free client (sóerchéile) who with his descendants remains in free clientship (sóerrath) for three generations with a lord not of his own túath; a lord having a client and his descendants for three generations; a lord whose client goes to an extern lord for the same period; Of a lord whose father and grandfather have also been lords; (lit. ridge of a hill ), apparently ref. to the scene of a crime or of an attempted crime; lit. covering a hill (of assembly), usually with follg. fri, hence perh. rivalry, opposition, contention, disputing (in an assembly)3 roof, ridge (?); above the brow
tulán 1 hill , mound 2a knot in wood 3 fight, battle, raid, attack; affrays
tulchán small hill , hillock
ucht 1 breast, bosom; of Christ's wounded side; breast-work (Arch.); in sense of dear, beloved (cf. bosom friend); bosom; lap; in, at, on the bosom or breast of, in (to) the arms of, in (to) the lap of, on (to) the knees of:; in the care of, under the protection of; takes refuge with, seeks the pro- tection of; the breast of an animal 2O bright bosom; applied to various other parts of the body; the palm of the hand; of the elbow; Of the finger; the bosom of a garment; Metaph. of the air, clouds; the interior of a vessel; the prow of a ship; applied to various surfaces analogous in shape to human breast viz. breast of a hill; a gulf or bay; in the midst thereof; In proverbial and other expressions denoting to face, front etc.; approaches, faces, advances towards, sets out for; attacks; sets about, begins (to); approaches, faces; Freq. of a hostile encounter; face to face 3from the middle of, out of, from; in the name of, representing, on behalf of; Of poetry, justice, etc.; instead of, in place of (in a disparaging sense.; because of, on account of; for the sake of (purpose); in front of; over against; opposite; before, or at the beginning of:; against; besides'; before (of space or time), in front of, facing (of position); immediately before, on the point of; for, for the purpose of, with a view to, as a provision for; against 4 breast, bosom; Of the forepart of a raft; breast-smiting; front board of a chariot; a breastplate; `breast-hill '; a poitrel, armour for a horse's breast (?); a corslet (lit. breast-covering); a breast- wound; `heartfelt sorrow'; adoption; a breast-plate; fair-breasted; white-bosomed; broad- breasted, of animals; Of the sea; smooth-breasted; bright-breasted
2 uchtach elevation, hillock; a hill , height or steep, the front of a hill; the breast of a mountain, an acclivity.
uilen 1An elbow; somet. forearm; Symbolic of power, help; in sense of anger, wrath; oppresses, crushes 2 Angle, corner; Of an altar; Of a chariot; Of a shield; Of a ship; Of a plough; Of a spear; Of a chessboard; Of a river bend, winding; Of the sea an inlet (?); Of a land, continent; Fig. a hill
2 úr 1of fields, hills 2of buildings and places, fair, bright 3 noble, generous; fair, active; generous as regards 4applied to various parts of the body, fair, bright 5of food, fresh, unsalted (of meat); Of ale 6of clothes, new, bright or fair 7of wounds, fresh, recent 89of horses, fresh, active 1011a new weapon; fair- (tree) top; bright garb; a fresh birch tree; fair word; fresh meat; a bright helmet; a fair nut; a fair hill; green hazel; a fair body; a green tree; verdant clay; a generous, noble heart; green holly; a fair swan; fresh meat; a noble feast; noble blood; a green branch; a green field; fresh curds; new iron; fresh butter; untanned leather or hide; fresh rushes; noble, generous son; a green plain; a bright coat of mail; fresh turf or peat; fresh nettles; raw, unprocessed (?) gold; fresh bacon; fair writing; a fresh flower; a green branch; fresh and tall; fair and curly; fair and curly; stout-hearted; having fresh branches; fresh and green; bright and unsheathed; fresh and pleasant; freshly cut or severed; strews with fresh rushes