brac

Cite this: eDIL s.v. brac or dil.ie/6454

Forms: brach

n [ā, f.] also brach (Lat. bracchium, Met. Gl. 50 , Corm. Tr. 27 ). Expld. as arm, hand: b.¤ .i. lāmh, Corm. Y 192 , Lec. Gl. 159 , 505 , O'Cl. `b.' (brach, v.l.) lamh, Met. Gl. 32 § 8. , (B. na f.) adam braicc (: airm) (.i. adám lám, Ériu i 72 § 2 ), LL 29421 and note h. don luirg (.i. don mnái) sin bhís fot brac[ai]b (.i. fod lámaibh), H. 3.18, 642 marg. sup. ? dá braici . . . do sinsnath ` leggings ', CCath. 4462. See bracann, braccaille, braiccín.