2 bethamain

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Last Revised: 2013

Forms: beathman, bethamain

n n. pl. swarm of bees Sprache xliv 32-34 : ile bethamain (.i. beich) .i. is ilarda somain isin bith (R) = ile beithoumain .i. imad maine bech, etc. (YBL) = ili becha maini (LL), RC xxvi 34 n.1 (`bee swarms', § 156 ). beitheamhain .i. beich, O'Cl. beathman (leg. bethamain, ed.) `a bee ', Eg. Gl. 743.