gáire

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n io,m. laughter, a laugh: gāiri. caro .i. gaudium , O'Mulc. 618 . g s. a ghaduighe an gháire, Ériu ix 8.84 . gabaid A. gári fris, LU 5421 (= gairi, TBC² 945. ). co nderna gári imbi, ib. 116 . ni foelsad nech díb cen gári impu, BDD 138 . cen ardghaire mbaeth, Fél. 206.42 . cen choi cen gári, LL 136b36 . cūrsachad cech ndiumusach co n-umalōid tre gāire (= castigare ridendo ?), ZCP vii 311 § 10 . beanfaidh gáire as an iarla `it will make the earl laugh,' Studies 1918, 617.7 . a dhream do-ní gáire anois (= qui ridetis), TSh. 2138 . do- níd gáire, TD 34.203 . tug Dia orum g.¤ dhéunamh, Gen. xxi 6 . gen gáre, fáitbiud gáre a smile: ni ro thib gen n-gairi, IT i 77.6 . nochon fhacces gen gáre for a beolu, LL 278b34 . ni thic faitbiud na gen gairi forra i mbethaidh, Ériu ii 112 § 36 . Cf., however, faitbiud cen gen, cen gári (rule for religious) `smiling without a grimace, without laughter,' Ériu iii 96 § 4 . mebais a ḟáitbiud g.¤ for Fergus, CRR § 18 . rouadar ... ac genaib gæire im C., TTebe 2552 . meic G. na ngaire (: Easpāine), BB 19b7 . As quasi vn.: sinn ag gáire le guth mór, Dán Dé xxix 5 . do bheidís acc gáire dhe (sic leg. misprinted gárredhe), Mann. and Cust. iii 224 n . má bhíonn sé ... ag gáire, Prov. xxix 9 . oc gāire immut, RC xiii 387.16 . pl. tucsat á munter gáire ┐ hilgaire mora écnecha ina diaid, LB 143a32 . combái oc garib impu, LL 274b16 ( Mór M. § 2 ). Sochaide mor oc cluiche ┐ ic gairib, RC x 78.12 . occ gáiribh futha, BNnÉ 76 § 143 . boi drecd dib oc gairib impi, Irish Texts i 6.4 .