1 bí

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 bí or dil.ie/5809
Last Revised: 2013

Forms: bigh

n see Thurneysen, Mélanges ... à H. Pedersen, Acta Jutlandica ix 1.301 - 302 . pitch: b.¤ gl. pix, Sg. 68b6 . bī a pice, vel a pino lignum , O'Mulc. 145. a dluthath . . . / do bii is do bitomain, SR 2446. doberaíd b.¤ leaghtha na cluassaibh arna cluindís ín ceol eter, BB 19a28 . coire umaide do linad ho bii ┐ ho luaide, PH 1264. iter aol is b.¤ is bitamain ┐ talmain (materials in Nimrod's tower), Auraic. 2581. Of pitch-pine: ochtach? a bi a tulca, Laws iv 150.4 Comm. bigh `glue or Birdlime', Eg. Gl. 724. As abusive epithet: a bí ar burd ardáin `you pitch on the rim of a goblet´ EIS 148 § 41 .