birit

Cite this: eDIL s.v. birit or dil.ie/5950

Forms: beirit

n [ī,] f.] (beirid) also beirit, see Wortk. 31 , ZCP vii 386 § 22 , xix 190.3 . a sow: b.¤ .i. beret .i. brithid, Corm. Y 139. berit .i. berith .i. brithit, Thr. Ir. Gl. 7. dí b.¤ , Críth G. 196. bru birite, Triads 148 v.l. birid .i. cráin .i. muc bheiriotais, O'Cl. ? cisne tri mic na gaibead urtechta flatha la Feine ?. Mac cumaili; mac mucsaide; mac biride, Laws v 456.2 (birid `a shrew, a scold ', O'Reilly, cited in note).