gigrann, giugrann

Cite this: eDIL s.v. gigrann, giugrann or dil.ie/25836

Forms: gigraind

n o, m. (later gighra n, f., cf. IGT Decl. § 145 ) a wild goose, a barnacle goose : gl. anser, Sg. 36a5 ; 64b1 (giugran). gigrand a girando .i. ōn c[h]ūairtfell bís fuirre, Corm. Y 709 . gioghrann .i. cadhan, O'Cl. ro gab gnath giugrand guth, LU 860 ( ACC § 63 , RC xx ). atracht giugroinn a geibid (sic leg. : B. na Filed), ACL iii 310 § 6 = gíraing, ZCP xii 361.4 . guth an ghioghruinn, BS 86.15 ( BS² 2nd ed. 1298 ). pl. gigraind, K. and H. § 25 . giugrainn gerga socrait gáir, SG 365.z . tecait giugraind dar fairge uair, LL 356 (marg. sup.). elta giugrand, 265a49 ( MU² 468 ). as fás én ngioghrann tre ghiús, IGT Decl. ex 1960 . In n.l.: Tech Giugrand (some place on the Liffey near Dublin) : og Taigh Gíughrand, MacCarthy 404.30 . ic Ailen Tigi Giugrand, RC xxiii 314.14 .