Glossary of Irish Words
Ai - 'Of the Liver'
Aine - Delightful
Ard - High Place, Height
Bladhm - Flame
Bodach - Lout, Oaf, Churl (Bod is Irish for penis)
Carraig - Rock
Cath - Battle
Ceis - Piglet
Cnoc - Mountain
Curadhmhír - Champion's portion of food, largest and choicest serving of meat and best of drink went to the best champion at any feast. It was the highest honour to receive it.
Féile - Festival
Feis - Festival
Féinnid - A warrior who holds allegiance to no one master but gathers up his own band of men/women to go hunting and fighting around the country-side.
Fidhchell - 'Wood Sense' lit. a board game somewhat like chess.
Iarainn - Iron
Lios - Ring-fort, Ring
Loin Loich - Light of Battle
Mag - Plain, Stretch of land cleared of trees.
Piseog - Fairy Charm, spell, enchantment, pishogue
Púca - Hobgoblin, Pooka
Riastradh - Contortion ; Battle paroxysm of the legendary hero Cúchulainn in which his body contorts and his legs twist around to face towards his back. One eye bulges out and the other sinks in very far in his head.?
Sagart - a christian priest or cleric, pronounced Soggarth by some
Samhain - The first of November, a festival also known as All Hallow's Day.
Sidhe - Fairy Mound and the people who live within.
Síog - Fairy
Sliabh - Mountain
Soggarth - a priest or cleric
Timpán - A musical instrument (perhaps like a tambourine?)