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babb

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interjection (probably not Irish, but a version of the Greek exclamation of surprise βαβαι; cf. in continental word-lists babe admiratio est and babe ammiratio) wow!, whew! Stud. Celt. xxiv/xxv 56 , Celtica xxv 93 : b.¤ interiacht adbligthe de nomine bainb Bris maic Eladain, ar nī raibe i nĒre muc bud grátu. Babgither didiu a hainm-side, Corm. Y 118.

banb

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Forms: bainmh

n o, m. young pig: trét mucc . . . gegnaitsom b.¤ bec díb, LU 1742 (ICM). in b.¤ samna (the pig eaten at Samhain), O'Dav. 978. bainb beca, Laws i 190.16 Comm. crud .i. na laegh, ┐ na mbanabh, ii 366.25 Comm. ceithri maim cach bainb; . . . is lugu forsna banbu, iv 98.20 , 23 Comm. bainmh, 21 Comm. crain fhind co xxx b.¤ aici, Aen. 1805. In nn. loc. i nDaire Bainb i n-oirther Bladhma, Sc.M² 23. Druim Bainb , LL 27430. epscoip . . . Cluana Bainb , Gorm. March 4.

clochán

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Forms: clachán

n o, m. (cloch) Also clachán. paved road or causeway : a cumang sráiti [no chlochain], Laws iii 184.20 Comm. Distinguished from tóchar: da ba ar tocra, . . . da ba ar clocanaib `stepping-stones', v 94.12 Comm. eirg immach for c.¤ na Temrach ┐ notléic féin fair . . . ┐ abrat is tutim dorochar forsna clochaib, Three Hom. 24.19 . ia mór . . . co roacht an t-uiscce . . . co Clochán (leg. c.¤) Ulaidh na ttrí ccros, AFM ii 598.11 . an c.¤ o Garda an bainb co Ilaid Chilaid . . . do denam la Bresal, CS 264.20 . alaind in senud seṅg-thaeb, / cuiri cend-caem dar clochan, Metr. Dinds. iv 342.44 (`a paved walk leading from the church to the graveyard? a causeway across marshy ground surrounding the church?' n.) (= LL 28044 ). an c.¤ ó. crois epscop E. co hIrdom Chiaráin, AFM ii 898.z . rolínsat Gréic sráti ┐ c[h]lochána ┐ belata na cathrach, TTr.² 1872 . nocha n-imthigim clachān nā cloch (prob. read na ccloch, but line hypermetrical), ACL iii 233 § 6 . gáirtear (sic MS.) 'mad chois ar chl., Ir. Review 1912, 472 § 11 . Of a causeway from shore to island: rogluais ris anonn isin c.¤ aran inis, Ériu v 96.21 . Fig. hI Mochan . . . / fa ch.¤ d'éigsib Ereann, Hy Fiach. 228.6 .

cráin

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Forms: Cráinchrín

n f. IGT Decl. § 201 . sow: cēd c.¤ cona crú, Ériu viii 139.18 . céd bo . . . ┐ céat cránadh, Leb. Cert. 42.13 . orcc cránai, PH 7211 . seacht [g]céat c.¤ . . . céat crán, Leb. Cert. 64. 20 - 22 . adhba crana in cluain clethach, Acall. 498 v.l. frisin c.¤ círduib (one of the inmates of Hell), SG 48.4 . an [ch.¤] ó thuinn do thuinn porpoise(?), Aithd. D. 1.17 . doruc crain acu bainb , ZCP vi 275.32 . ál gach crána coigcríche, Keat. Poems 40 .

Compds. Cráinchrín (n. pr. of sow), Dinds. 71 . crónanach cránṡúilech (of Dond Cúailnge), IT iii 246.81 .

2 foichlige

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ind athgabail ... im rubu foichlige, im rubu cethra (.i. foclaid .i. im na robaib bis ar fochlae .i. bainb beca ... bid i ndegaid cáich, cailligh no eithi foglennat cach), Laws i 184.15 (190.15) , see fochlaid.

lupait

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n pig, young pig (apparently younger than the `céis'): cumlachtaidh cimcid scuichid sceo banb lomtarr l.¤ , O'D. 2225 ( Nero A vii 152a ) = comlachtaid cimcid . . . ocht n-anmanna in[n]a muc, comlachtaid . . . l.¤, ceis, deil, O'Dav. 360 . cad iat a ndama cóire i ndlighedh . . . ochtar for l.¤, cethrar for fuiric, O'D. 521 ( H 3.17, c. 423 - 4 ). Offered on Feast of St. Martin as votive gift: l.¤ .i. ainm in bainb marbthar im ḟeil Martain, ┐ . . . is don tiagerna doberar, ut est l.¤ la fer ernis muca, O'Dav. 1194 . ma ro methad l.¤, da sét ina meth . . . .i. in banbh fromtha féile Martain, O'D. 520 ( H 3.17, 422 - 3 ). l.¤ .i. muc, O'Cl. Cf. lipait .i. banb samna, O'Curry 876 ( H 3.18, 393a ).

1 robb, rop

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n o, m. An animal, chiefly applied to cattle, swine and domesticated animals; freq. in legal tracts, such animals (or their owners) being liable for damage done by them. ? cach rob ina chin, Corm. 30.18 , s.v. mogheime = cach biodhbha ina chinaidh, Corm. Y 883 ( Anecd. iv 76.17 ), an ancient British legal maxim = omne corpus in delictum? rop ┐ rap: rop didiu nach n-anmann gonas, ut sunt uac[c]ae. rap immorro nach n-anmann dosrenga chugae ut sunt sues, sed tamen uicissim com[m]uniter dicuntur , Corm. Y 1097 ; an arbitrary distinction of two forms of the word to denote resp. animals that gore and such as root up the earth. rodb .i. ainmidhe, Lec. Gl. 311 = rob, 123 M . rap .i. ainm da gach beathadhach thairrngeas biadh chuige as talmhain amhail ata muc, O'Cl. (prob. borrowed from Corm. Y 1097 ). trí ruip conberat duine-chinaid .i. cú áraig, reithe lonn, ech daintech, Triads 168 . im rubu foichlige, im rubu cethra, Laws i 184.15 ; the two classes are in the Comm. defined resp.: im na robaib bis ar fochlae . . . .i. bainb beca ┐ peta ┐ oircpeta muc, cailligh no eithi, and: na tairb ┐ na cullaig, 190.15 , 17 . trí beo-ruip amuil duine a cin .i. cu ┐ cat ┐ muc; trí marb-ruib amuil duine a cin .i. cuailli ┐ comla, ga, H 3.17 c. 652 ( O'D. 915 ); for the `marb-robb' cf. trí ruip ara tíagat cinta .i. cú foilm[n]ech, sleg caille, slissén, Triads 169 . rofesar rupu tria foindel, H 3.18, p. 8c ( O'Curry 18 ). na hecodhnaigh beca gusna robdaib [leg. robbaib] . . . a coimet for robaib, H 3.18 406 ( O'Curry 928 ). rucus duine-chin for rop (.i. cú) . . . ar biata in rop iar fogail ┐ aurfōcra . . . rucus rop-chinaid (.i. cin ruip) for duíne, ZCP xv 329 § 20 ; 330 § 21 ( Rawl. 113a36 , 38 ). ruchtaig ruib, Ériu xi 45.2 (fragment of a legal maxim).

Fig. of a warrior: is é in robb rigthi, TBC-LL¹ 5418 = in rob rigi ergaili, TBC-I¹ 3336 .

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