adeir sé = says he.aghaidh feidil = a mask.ailleán = a good for nothing person.aingceiseoir(?) = an unfortunate
aindeis = miserable, or wretched.
alped = to eat voraciously,"He alped the dinner I gave him".
amadán = a fool.
ar sé = says he.
ara = indeed.
arc or orc = a stunted animal such as a bonham which did not grow.
bacach = a disreputable person.
báinín = a flannel waistcoat.balbhán = a person who mutters his words or speaks indistinctly.
balcais = a big heavy awkward woman.
bán = a lea fieldbán riabhach = a lea field ploughed into drills.
banbh = a young pig.
bas = the flat of a hurley or a straw mat to kneel on.
bás or básán = a delicate person.
básing = in bad health, or ill - "I was básing all the year".
(leanann ar an chéad leathanach eile)
- Tomás Ó Lachtnáin
- Gairm bheatha