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abbán very white
1 áel lime, chalk; limestone; Of a limestone castle; limestone; having skin as white as lime; lime doors (white-washed with lime, or perhaps built of lime-stone); lime-burning
áelad act of making or becoming white
aigfind white-faced(?), white
airḟind very white
ball 1 limb, member, organ (used of any portion of the body); to dismember 2 member of community3Of inanimate objects part, portion, piece; article, object; an atom, point, spot; In abstract sense, quality, faculty 4 place, spot; of a book, passage; immediately, forthwith, at once; straightway 5 spot, mark, blemish
bán 1 white , fair, bright; pure, holy, blessed; of a page, blank; pale; of a fight etc., bloodless; Of land, etc. untilled, waste, unoccupied 2 fair one; blameless one; of a page, blank space 3 truth
bánapad lit. white notice. Term for an offence or notice of an offence appar. less serious than that termed dergapad, bánapad seemingly being to feed and shelter one whose proscription for a crime committed by him is not known to the harbourer while in the case of dergapad the harbourer does know of the proscription.
barrann the white-topped
1 bas 1 palm of the hand; In name of a metre; in possession, control; to reject; As object with vbs. of beating, striking, expressing grief or other emotion; Of capacity; a handful; Of hoofs, claws, etc. of animals and birds 2As measure of length or breadth
1 bonn 1 sole of the foot; foot; ankles (?)2 hoof of horse; sole (of shoe); trunk; Of trees, hills, etc.
bratt cloak, mantle; In more general application covering, cover; cloth, etc.; webs; white-cloaked; ruddy- vestured; bright- robed; green- cloaked
cailc limestone, lime; lime-white
cailcemail lime-white (of the human skin)
cenann white-headed, white-faced; white-faced
clár 1 board, plank 2Of a variety of specific flat articles normally made of wood; breastwork of a chariot; stave (of a vat or cask); wooden cover; gaming-board; table; writing tablet; inscribed tablet; Of some part of a `cruit', the sounding-board(?) 3By extension applied to other materials. strip or plate (of metal), pane (of glass, crystal); border 4Used of various flat parts of the body 5 level expanse, plain; surface 6 table of contents, index
2 cóta white-groats
cubarda foam-like, white as foam
1 dét 1 Tooth; Fionn's wisdom-tooth under which he placed his thumb when seeking inspiration 2 Set of teeth, the teeth.3In colg (claideb etc.) d. ivory-hilted sword; ivoried blade
1 doé 1 The upper arm from shoulder to elbow, humerus (oppd. to lám arm in general and rig forearm) 2By extension the arm 3 hand; handfuls (?); a knocker
1 donn 1 dun, brown, apparently a light brown inclin- ing to yellow or red; chestnut (?); roan (?); tawny, fawn-coloured; Of clothing, etc.; Of leather; Of hair, complexion, etc.; dark brown; taperpink; hazel-eyed (?); bright?; Of natural objects; Of things made of wood; butler; Of weapons, esp. shields; Of clay, earth; Of a district; Of water; Of fire; Of blood or blood-stained objects; sad (?)2 dun, dark, sad-coloured (?); a bad aspect, a fascinating look
ech A horse (incl. mare or gelding) genly. of chariot or saddle-horse,; the stallion; baggage-horse; an unbroken horse; a British (Welsh) horse; a winning horse; wooden horse; riding-horse; a water- horse (a goblin); crocodiles (?); horse-boy, groom (?); white of steeds, having white steeds; horse-mouth, horse-lipped; horse-headed; stallion; centaur, horse-mongrel; of swift steeds; horsecloth; rod, horsewhip; mounted on, or possessing swift steeds; tameness of steeds; great in steeds, rich in steeds; plant name, horse-clover; bridle; horse-thief; a horse-contest, horse-race
étrocht Bright, shining, lustrous; bright-white; pure and radiant; shining and plump
fáen 1 prostrate, supine, lying on one's back; Of the dead; Of a vessel, upright; level; Of weapons levelled for attack; Of hands or arms laid flat, outstretched (esp. in prayer); Of a steep (?) hill 2 weak, ineffectual, void; void; sluggish
findchoire a ( white ?) water-pot or vessel
1 finn 1 white (gen. bright white; bright, lustrous 2 fair, light-hued (of complexion, hair, etc.) 3 bright, blessed (freq. in religious poetry) 4in moral sense, fair, just, true 5of blighted corn 6adj. of color, denoting a light or bright shade; light-yellow; light auburn; lime-white , white-washed; whitewashed; fair and strong; fair and curly; fair and long (or smooth); fair and gentle; fair and comely; clear (?) and cold; whitehorned 7a milch-herd; white silver; the noble prince; white carn; blessed (?) bell; white (i.e. peeled) wattles; white (i.e. silver) pin; fine calm weather; fair word; magic (?) word; a pleasant laugh; dawn, morning; cowberry; white mist; white pearl; the small intestine; a fair stream; fair, clear spring; whitebeam (?); cooling, refreshment; refreshes; a story, a legend; white copper 8a fair-haired; Norwegians; Anglo-Norman invaders; a contemporary invader; white heathens; Norsemen; a Norwegian; the Hebrides; `fair gentiles' (Norwegians)
1 finnaid 1 makes white
finnemail whitish, white (?)
fogel whitish, nearly white
forfinn very fair or white
3 gabor light-hued, white , bright; half-horses
1 gel fair, white , bright, shining; illustrious; whiteness, bright-coloured surface; pure whiteness; bright renown; fair- spoken (?); hail- stone; white-skinned; rosy; bright red, crimson (?); white tooth; pure modesty (?); white-sanded; bright ruddy; bright blue; clear voice; fair face; steel; white-fingered; a white shield; a silver dish; pure profit (?); having fair hills
gelaid 1makes white , bleaches 2grows white , shines
gelaigid 1 brightens, gives light to 2grows white (with blossom), blossoms
gelmar bright, white
geltine white fire ?; some kind of tinder or phosphorescence
gile whiteness, brightness; white-handed
glac(c) 1the first half-opened: a hand; grasp, clutch; handbook; a hand-gun; a handful 2Various extensions of the sense grasp, clutch applied to things: a fork, a branch, a cleft, a recess 3a holder, a receptacle, a quiver
1 glé 1 clear, plain, evident; Fig. famous (?); Of intellect clear-headed (?); good, pleasing; bright, clear, pure, or intensive utter, com- plete (cf. similar use of Eng. `sheer').; clear speech; clear-melodious; very vehement; clearly betraying; pure falsehood; loud lamentation; evidently right; very daring; clear dawn; bright-hued; free will; bare back; very dreadful; brilliant; pure white; pure white , absolutely clean; clear authority; completely bare; the very middle; utterly mad (?); utter decay (?); quick decay; clear praise; stark-naked; manifest blunder; manifestly blundering; a fair division; clear grace (?); heartily; pierced through; utterly destroys 2 clearness, brightness; a clearing of errors
gléir the white of an egg
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2 imm 1 very keen; very huge, very vast; very great; very beautiful; very aged; very dreadful; very rough; very conspicuous, very visible; very beautiful; very fierce, very harsh; very high; very old; very dexterous, very nimble; very lovely; very con- venient ?, closely fitting ?; very hard, difficult; very bold, intrepid; very gifted ?; very close, very compact, very firm; very difficult; placed in a very difficult position; very deep; utmost depth; a very rough place; very dark; a dark place; very dark, entirely black; Metaph. very malignant; greatly afraid, very fearful; very fearful, very timorous; causing fear, terrible; very quick, very alert; very unwell; very light (lit. and metaph.); very weak; As subst. a very weak person:; very mighty ?; very near, very close, neighbouring; As subst. nearness, neighbourhood; very short; very confined, very spare; very rough; very fierce; very white , very fair; very sharp, very keen; very short; very pure, very bright; very clever, very cunning; very secure; very pleasant; very strong, very fierce; very fit for mating ?; very lowly; secretly; stealthily; very long, very tall; mobile, supple ?; restive; very broad; very weak, very sick; As subst. a sick person:; very bare, bleak; As subst. bareness, scarcity; very swift; (in good sense) very bashful, modest; noble; (in bad sense) shameful; noble; valorous; abashed ?; very provocative; very afraid, very timid; watchfully; very fearful, fear-inspiring; very level; As subst. level country, plain; very famous; very stout, very thick; very tough, very stiff (lit. and fig.); very slow; as an epithet quite healthy, quite whole, quite perfect; very safe; quite whole, safe, unscathed; In Law `completely exempt, secure; very smooth; very bright; very weak, very feeble; very smooth ? very moist?; very thin, very slender; very shallow; very dark; very strong, very firm; very scanty, very short; very soft; very eager, very jealous, or fierce; very strong; very heavy; very troublesome, very oppressive; Of the atmos- phere of a place; very wretched; very sorrowful; uppermost, topmost; very proud; very cold 2 intense desire; great terribleness; great beauty; great respect; great repentance; earnest prayer, entreaty; great bravery; the act of devastating widely; great swiftness; the act of confirming; great skill?; great fear; the act of terrifying; great deficiency; great affliction?; great lightness, great nimble- ness; the act of making lighter, easing, relieving; great reward; over- whelming strength, great oppression; great jealousy; great danger, great fright?; great sharpness; great lowness, poor position; great keenness; great sorrow; great destruction; great swiftness; great shamefacedness, great bash- fulness; great fear, dread; reverence, godly fear; great stiffness, slowness, hesitation; great perfection?; complete health; perfect health; the act of making quite healthy; great host; great defect, great error; great strength, firm grasp; great heaviness; great pride; the very top; loneliness 3 fears greatly, becomes greatly afraid; purifies, clears?; becomes greatly afraid
lile lily; fair, white
2 lín 1 linen, cloth, thread 2 flax, plant of flax 3 fishing-net; hunting-net; protecting net
lítis white colour, whiteness
1 los 1 end, butt, foot, point (of a staff, stick, etc.); stem of a drinking-horn(?); tail of an animal; tip of the tail(?); By extension, of a cloak; gain, increase, result; produce or young of cattle 2 end, purpose, consequence; intention, set purpose; intentionally, deliberately; in consequence of, as a result of, on account of; by means of, by dint of, by virtue of; Of dragging by; about, concerning; in charge of, concerned with; about to
2 necht clean, pure; white
sith- 1 long; a long crook; a long-bow; long limbs; a long ship; lasting fame; constancy, perseverance; a long-headed person; lasting war; a long mound; endurance, durability; perserverance; a long ship; long or constant gazing (on); a long rod 2 long and white; long and blue; long and thick; long and tough or stiff 3 neglects 4 ever-guileful (?); long-edged; constantly shedding (?)
snechtaide snowy, white as snow
taeb 1 side; side of human, animal's body; side of face, cheek; Hence by metonymy the human body, form; page (of book); shroud 2 side in a dispute argument, fight, etc.; direction, part, region; the South; side, branch of family 3 trust, reliance, confidence (fri, later la in); In phr. do-beir t. fri trusts, confides in; entrusts x to y; trust in (?); accost; awaiting; relying on, dependent on, hence having no other ... but 4 on each, every side; from one side to the other; through and through; side by side, adjoining each other, together; together, united; simultaneously; aside, laterally; side by side 5 as regards; on account of; outside; beside, on one side of; in regard to, with respect to, concerning; willingly; With reference to descent from one side or another of the family; on account of, as a result of; from, having regard to; beside, near; along, by the side of; as well as, in addition to, besides; in comparison with, compared with; with respect to; in anticipation of ?; beside, near; as regards, with respect to; as a result of; in favour of (?); in respect of (?)6 flank attack; out-houses; side of the back; purity of body; border, boundary; jumping aside; sloping side; hacking the side, body; wounding the side, body; shearing, devastating; sluggishness; swimming on the side; side measurement; hearth (?); side-striking; breast; huge-sided, spacious; fair-sided; strong-sided; having the body hacked, wounded; smooth-sided; wounded in the side; firm-sided; lit. bold-sided; pure- sided; red- sided; brown-sided; dark-sided; bright-sided; long-sided, tall (of persons); white-sided, bright-sided, fair in form; hacked; pure-sided, fair-sided; green-sided; blue-sided; pregnant; side-flaming; slender-sided; broad-sided; rosy-cheeked; bare-sided, naked; fresh, young; smooth-sided; sluggish, slothful; red- sided; having wounded sides; side-gaping; slender-sided; smooth-sided; lopped (?); bright-sided; thin-sided, slender-sided; side-cut, having the sides wounded; dry-sided, dry-sloped; having perforated, wounded sides; having plaited (?) sides; heavy-sided, stout; stately (?); Of women pregnant; green-sided, —sloped; cold-sloped
1 tonn 1 wave; Hence foam; As a measure of distance; outpouring; draughts; sea; from end to end; salmon (?); porpoise?; abundance; bog, swamp 2 surface; land, earth; skin; under the skin, secretly
ucht 1 breast, bosom; of Christ's wounded side; breast-work (Arch.); in sense of dear, beloved (cf. bosom friend); bosom; lap; in, at, on the bosom or breast of, in (to) the arms of, in (to) the lap of, on (to) the knees of:; in the care of, under the protection of; takes refuge with, seeks the pro- tection of; the breast of an animal 2O bright bosom; applied to various other parts of the body; the palm of the hand; of the elbow; Of the finger; the bosom of a garment; Metaph. of the air, clouds; the interior of a vessel; the prow of a ship; applied to various surfaces analogous in shape to human breast viz. breast of a hill; a gulf or bay; in the midst thereof; In proverbial and other expressions denoting to face, front etc.; approaches, faces, advances towards, sets out for; attacks; sets about, begins (to); approaches, faces; Freq. of a hostile encounter; face to face 3from the middle of, out of, from; in the name of, representing, on behalf of; Of poetry, justice, etc.; instead of, in place of (in a disparaging sense.; because of, on account of; for the sake of (purpose); in front of; over against; opposite; before, or at the beginning of:; against; besides'; before (of space or time), in front of, facing (of position); immediately before, on the point of; for, for the purpose of, with a view to, as a provision for; against 4 breast, bosom; Of the forepart of a raft; breast-smiting; front board of a chariot; a breastplate; `breast-hill'; a poitrel, armour for a horse's breast (?); a corslet (lit. breast-covering); a breast- wound; `heartfelt sorrow'; adoption; a breast-plate; fair-breasted; white-bosomed; broad- breasted, of animals; Of the sea; smooth-breasted; bright-breasted