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1 labar

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Forms: laur, láibhéir

n [o, m.] also perh. laur and later láibhéir (Engl. loan- word) laver, basin : l.¤ no slinn criadh gl. linter, Ir. Gl. 376 . gan chor láimhe i labhar óir, TD 9.31 . an labhar . . . leur ionnail Piolāid a lāmha, Parrth. Anma 5562 . lábhéir práis, Ex. xxx 18 . na láibhéir, ┐ na slúaiste, l Kings vii 40 . Cf. mo laur derccōir dingna, RC xxxvii 352 § 4.

2 labar

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Forms: labair

adj o,ā. Also perh. labair (different wd., Stokes Arch ii 401 ).

(a) as adj. talkative, arrogant, boastful : níptha l.¤ et nípad romór notbocctha `thou shouldst not be arrogant ( Thes. ii 417 ) and thou shouldst not boast overmuch', Wb. 5b32 . dind aithiuch l.¤ , Ml. 58c6 . Luimnech, l.¤ (leabar, v.l.) in láech-airm (-ainm, v.l.) proud, Met. Dinds. iii 274.54 . ni fresnesea co labur / ni aisneisea co glórach, LU 3481 ( SC 26 ). nī l.¤, nī tōe tūathe torc, Corm. Y 87.5 . elta druiti labor `loud' (glossary), MU² 466 . ba-sa labor sochaide `talkative among many' Tec. Corm. § 7.8 . ba l.¤ fri labra `be talkative with the talkative', § 30.6 . labra écundla (of women), § 15.50 . nárbat . . . brégach, / nárbat l.¤ , Acall. 596 . bean labhar, IGT Decl. § 116 . úathad mbriathar nád labair, Ériu iii 96 § 2 . labair .i. suilbir, ut est cerd labair laidhich, O'Dav. 1161. Of the sea: is l.¤ tonn mara máir, Otia i 125 § 15 . co ler labhar glossed cus an muir labharthaigh no gloraigh, Leb. Gab. i 94.y . Cf. ni l.¤ rithete, Ériu xi 49.5 . locax ┐ fiach .i. labar (sic leg.) O'Mulc. 790. Cf. labra a n-eiti their cattle are noisy(?), TBC² 3447 (rhetoric).

Superl.: is laibhre na linn is doimhne, IGT Decl. ex. 1878 = Abstr. Nouns ex. 1026.

(b) Perh. as subst. of some kind of dog: do tochus ollaman . . . da choin aice .i. lobur thafaind .i. tae labras ac tafand ┐ milchu, O'C. 238 ( H 3.18, 133 ). Cf. O'D. 2301 ( Rawl. B 506, 29b ).

Compds. ¤chenn. As sobriquet of Philip the brother of Herod: Pilip Labar-chend a ainm-side .i. fer amra no- labrad fír, PH 824 . Pilib labarceand, Ériu iv 174 § 5 . ¤gáeth: in leo luthmar laburgaeth `wise and proud', Met. Dinds. iii 250.116 . ¤glan: do Fhland labarglan fer leiginn Cluanu M.N. of pure speech, Anecd. ii 74.16 . ¤glorach: gach aon as dubh, as labhar-ghlorach, MS. Mat. 579.39 . ¤thonn. In n.loc.: d'Inber Labarthuinde ré hEirinn aníar, Acall. 6049.