gruad

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Forms: grúadh, gruaidh, gruaidh, gruad, grode, gruade

n s,n. (?) m. and f. in Mid. and Mod. Ir. : grúadh f., IGT Decl. § 39 ; m., ib. § 44 ; gruaidh m. and f., ib. § 45 ; gruaidh f., ib. § 14 .

I a cheek : gruad (gl. mala), Sg. 14a13 . grode (gl. frontem), Phil. Ec. vi 22 ( Thes. ii 46.28 ). g pl. innan gruade , (gl. genarum), Ml. 39c14 . a pl. etir forbru 7 gruade, 39c12 . gena gruaidh, Ir. Gl. 39 . in gruad mar in fuil, IT i 71.18 . samail grúadi Labrada, LU 3628 ( SC 31 ). gabais a gruaide i nnairide a anacuil, Ériu xvi 38.12 ( H.3.18, 364b ). digabaid si a da ngruad `she grasps his two cheeks' (seeking protection), ZCP iii 252.27 ( Ériu xi 95.4 ). is de no geibed Ingcél gruad ┐ fír ui Necae, RC xxii 403.2 . da ngruád gormgela cróderca, LU 8676 ( FB 51 ). i cechtar a da gruad, LU 3814 ( SC 37 ). cuirre ina córr aurócbala a dhá gruad, Thr. Ir. Gl. p. 36 (s.v. prúll). do lar a gruade (gruaidi v.l.), TBC 2604 . co m-boi for a grúad sechtair, ib. 2605 . cethri tibri díb cechtar a dá grúad, ib. 1374 . dona gruadib (gl. genis), Gild Lor. 114 . dona gruadib (gl. maxillis), ib. 124 . do cuiredh [bolgha for a ngrua- daib], Laws i 24.12 Comm. dia grisedh gruad for blistering of cheeks (?), iv 346.1 Comm. coimdilius dia diguin no dia sarughudh, no gruaidhe gris, 12 Comm. nico tald som der dia gruad `he did not stay to wipe the tear from his cheek,' Mon. Tall. 153 § 66 . uchān a Chrīst cāid | gan sruthān dom grūaid, Arch. iii 232 § 3 . na gruaidhe arna nglasbhánadh, TSh. 1094 . thug me ... mo ghruaidhe don druing do tharruing an fiionnadh asta, Is. 1 6 . tá (a) gruaidh mar ros a'drithle, ITS xvii 109.11 .

Fig. with reference to shame or honour shown by the cheeks : rap' aithrech r'a gruad in gáir `repentant for her honour the shout,' Ériu vii 229.14 . fōcraim-si dōibh gīallu grūaidhe, Arch. iii 297 § 47 ; ib. § 31 . demnigur dim gruadib I prove by my honour (?) (lit. by my cheeks), Laws i 10.28 . is dílsigud ṁbreithri, is tánsemad ṅgrúaide ... do ríg Hérenn díultad húad fri dáimh ... n-énmna it is a violation of [his] word, it is a reproach (?) of [his] honour to the King of Ireland to ..., RC xxii 394.6 (BDD app.). ar is é triar fil fri dīgail | dīghna duaine | feōlda fichdha teōra ingne | gríbhdai grūaide the three griffin's talons that scratch the cheek (i.e. the three kinds of satire referred to in § 47 ), Arch. iii 297 § 48.

Compds. ¤áluinn : óclach gasta gruadhalainn, TBC 5546 . ¤brec dapple-cheeked, freckled (?) : Ailbe Gruadbrec, Acall. 2104 . ¤chorcra rosy-cheeked : bandtracht find grūadhcorcra, ZCP v 502.17 . ¤gel fair-cheeked : an gruaidh- ghil bind brágaitghil, Ériu iv 214.8 . ¤sholus bright-faced : Genonn Gruadsolus, TBC 5493 . Ipomedon ... gruad-solus, TTebe 1441 .

II `the brow, the edge of a ridge or furrow ,' Coneys : inna gruade vel inna díxa `the convexities or the heights' (gl. convexa), Ml. 96c9 . for grūaid Lifi lir co tráig, Hail Brigit 12 § 1 . for gruaid Ailig `on the brow of A.,' Met. Dinds. iv 98.102 . ós grúaid maige Eolairg áin, Met. Dinds. iii 120.10 . dar slim-grúad sóer Sen-Charmain, ib. 2.16 . ós grúaid a liac budi báin, ii 12.30 . fo gruadibh in nime atuaith `under the convexities of the heaven to the north,' Ériu ii 110 § 30 . bain clais is gruadh iomuire the edge of a ridge, Gadel. i 128.605 (PCT).

Compd. gabhla gruaidhfhliucha glenn `the wet-cheeked bifurcations of the glens,' O'Gr. Cat. 459.4.