glúair

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adj i. (variant of 1 glór) clear, bright, pure, brilliant : gluair .i. glan, O'Cl. mo chorpan glan glúair, LU 9925 ( PRIA iii 536 § 24 ). in gái gluair gerthind, SR 6076 . fri muir morgluair, 4074 . tossach gemrid gluair, SCC 30 . Cf. immís cétamuin glúair, LL 167b44 . isind Affraic ard-gluair, 136a9 . cailig fheda man fid ṅgluair, 297b45 . a siur na grēine gluaire, LB 274b4 . tír na ngort nglūair, ZCP viii 228 § 13 . in gabul gluair, TBC-LL¹ 784 . tuaga ... géra gluair (leg. gluaire ?) glainidi, Cog. 162.9 . Of complexion or colour (?) : don allmarach glic gluair fair-skinned (?), ZCP x 34.15 . Cf. Mess Gegra din gabuir glūair, viii 119 § 38 . Of sound : canait ceol ṅgluair, SR 599 . ceoil gluara, 483 ; guth gluair áib uma `clear and sweet as copper's resonance,' SG 241.17 . sceinnid demun re guth nglūair (i.e. of a bell), ACL iii 233 § 4 . na heist-siu risna stoccaib tendgluaire, TTebe 1331 . Of the winds : fri gaoith ngluair, TFrag. 124.20 = AFM i 478.6 . gætha garbgluairi (v.l. garbha glordha), TTebe 3079 . Of persons : i n-diaid Medba mórglúare, TBC-LL¹ 3998 . Gormgal gluair grinn, Rawl. 153a34 . di chumaid Gaind gécaig glúair `radiant G ...,' Metr. Dinds. iii 114.47 . a Christ grind glúair, RC xiii 100.3 . ō fēin glūair d'ibh Caisil, ZCP viii 222 § 4 . Gaídil glūair, Albanuigh aín, x 54.3 . do glé-medón Gáedel nglúar (: Cúan), Metr. Dinds. iv 262.46 . in gaduidhe glúair (of the penitent thief), ZCP x 52.31 . Of abstractions : glōir a gloria .i. glūair ar mēt na glōre, Corm. Y 670 . iar mbethaid gluair glasglain, ZCP vi 265 § 20 . re gail ngluair ngil, viii 106 § 6 . co lín a nglond nglé-mer nglúair, Metr. Dinds. iv 260.26 . tuatha abacc usci uair | gluair conanat i cach dail, Bruchst. § 152 (= in gach O'Mulc. 3 ). As a noun : ? dia do glúair do gamanraid, ZCP viii 321.2 . gluair ṅgle (chev.), SR 203 . ? isin daingen co nglúair graigech `full of horses, clamorous,' Metr. Dinds. iv 106.57 . n. l. co Gluair Fer Muighi Fene, RC xliii 70 § 69.

Compd. ¤cert : in glór glúair-chert `the sure-clear name,' Metr. Dinds. iii 366.6 .