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gonfainne n a spear, a pike , see gunbuinne.

gonfiach ind(= gon-fiach ?): do chimbaibh cuan ngonfiach
ngeirfiach (no iath, MS), Anecd. ii 74.z .

gonna n a gun, a cannon , see gunna.

5 gontach adj o,ā wound-dealing, combative: nírba móidmech
ciarba gonach (gontach v.l.), Tec. Corm. § 7.23 .

? goor adj(goar, gor, goour: a Welsh word acc. to glossators.
Cf. W. gwaur `dawn, light, daybreak') bright: goour,
solus isin mBretnus, Auraic. 3208 . goor, cach solus, 3215 .
10 goar .i. solus isin Fenic[h]us (no isin Breatnais), 633 . go-or
.i. gach solas, O'Cl. gor gel isin combric, O'Mulc. 266.

gop, n o,m. (a) muzzle, snout, beak: int ēn bec | rolēic feit |
do rind guip | glanbuidi ... of his pure yellow beak, Bruchst.
i § 150 ( IT iii 99 § 167 ). Gop a capite, ar is cend cech rēta a
15gop, O'Mulc. 672 . srublaingi ima gob in chon, Laws iii
416.8 . an donāl dognī an cú sís | ┐ a gob féin mar bhís,
ZCP xiii 7.14 . guib co ngrennaibh (of birds), AU i 296.3 .
dogauhdis gles da ngobaib ... i curp na péiste noco toc[h]aithtis
a ngvibh amhlaidh sin, Aisl. Tund. 104.17 . lan a ngob,
20 LB 115b30 . dá ngobaibh ┐ dá n-ingnibh (of birds), TSh.
3910 . do bhí ann a ghob duilleóg chroinn-ola, Gen. viii 11 .
le lán a ghuib do Ghaoidheilg, Content. xxv § 2 . Of a person:
A Ui Cuind ... a ghob ingair ganglam, IT iii 103 § 197.
(b) Fig. (1) point or head of a spear , etc.: gop gai glais,
25 PRIA iii 542 § 10 ( LL 146b20 ). ni gabat gréim grip guip
gai, 540 § 5 ( LL 146b10 ). Of a crozier: gob a bachlle (sic),
Laws v 22 n. 2 . (2) in pl. end of tongs: dobidgad C. ina
semunda a gobaib (na) tenchaire, Thr. Ir. Gl. 32.28 . (s.v.
nescóit) = a bélaib na tenchuire, Corm. Y 975.
30Compds. ¤ choel (epithet of a horse) thin-mouthed: dá
ech ... guipchúil, FB 45 . da ech ... gopchiúil, IT i 310.4 .
CCath. 4735 . ¤ gér sharp-snouted, sharp-pointed: gribha ...
goibghera, Lism. L. 3651 . Mogobnat .i. caillech gobger,
Fél. 72.14 . fri slendaibh slegh ... ngobger, TBC 5652 (St.).
35 dá gcorránuibh goibghéara, Pairl. Chl. T. 570 ( Gadelica I ).
¤ lomm with bare, fleshless mouth (of a raven), O'Mulc. 836 .
gríobh ... ghob-lom, TSh. 6623 . bel gaill gobluim empty-
mouthed (?), lantern-jawed (?), IT iii 96 § 150 . ¤ úar (of a
snipe), TD 34.84 .

40 1 gor n o,m. (a) Med. inflammation, pus, matter (gore ?):
cnoc ... lān do lindchrú ┐ gur, Corm. Y 975 (s.v. nescóit).
nomebdais srotha do ghur brén tria cluasaib a chúil, Thr.
Ir. Gl., p. 36 (s.v. prúll) = nothēged a thaosc di gur brēn for
a dib culadaib, Corm. Y 1059 (p. 91) . glanaid a gor ┐ a om
45asa rosc, Aen. 175 . ? gor .i. tine, O'Dav. 1054. As vn. ar
ngor a choise fair when his foot had become inflamed, LB
146b49 . Cf. do ṡlánugud in galair boi ina chois ... ┐ met a
nemi ┐ a erchoti (of same incident), 147a28 .
Compd. ? gur bo leir indsmadha na n-arm tre erranaib na
50n-áladh is in taebh ba faide o n-a gor-gomhaibh from his
inflamed wounds
(an leg. forgabhaibh ?), MR 272.6 .
(b) Of the brooding of hens: da eisene déc ag gur, O'C.
882 ( H.3.18, p. 394b ). i mbliadain ghuir, ib. Cf. an chloch
na mbí an ghorta ar gor the stone fortress in which famine
55broods
, Tribes of Irel. 40.16 .

2 gor adj o,ā pious, dutiful, filial (lit. warm, cf. ZCP xv 312
n. 2 ), later used in wider sense of fulfilling obligations in
general: donaib duthrachtib inna ngor (= votis piorum),
Ml. 44b33 . it seúit macc ṅgor, Wb. 23a9 . goiriu (gl. magis
60pius), Sg. 40b10 . `Ar nach tusu in mac gor' ar sise. `Cia
is goriu indāu-su ?' Cáin Ad. § 6 . maith gach mac bes gor
dia aithair, Laws iv 374.25 Comm. nír 'bo gor in mac, RC
xiii 448 § 33 . robdar gora do ... obedient, xvii 29.18 (Tig.).
mog gor crāibdech pious, ZCP iii 29 § 7 . `ergid for hUltu !
65Nīdat gora dún,' viii 318.36 (= goir, Rawl. 142b19 ). ? Maine
Mínghar [.i.] mínghaire a mháthar dogníth sé ..., Cóir An.
§ 232 . Maine Mórghar .i. gaire a athar gu mór dognith,
§ 233 . In Laws: mac gor a son who supports his father as
opposed to mac ingor (one who does not undertake his mainte-
70nance
). See RC vii 92 - 96 ; Thurn., ZCP xv 312.30 . foceird
a athair mac ingor a horba, ocus foceird a orba fri nech do
gni a gaire, Laws iii 52.17 . sochur in mic guir, ii 218.14
Comm. letheneclann ... i saragud a mna ┐ a meic goir,
O'D. 2415 ( Rawl. B 506, f. 53d ). mac beoathur ... .i. mac
75gor ocus mac ingor, Laws ii 288.29 Comm. is bal dober Dia
for mac ngar ... ┐ nidumbhail for mac is gar nad ingar,
LB 248 (marg. inf.). ? gor .i. a corde , O'Mulc. 673.
Compds. gor-ingen dutiful daughter: ? etir gormacaibh
┐ goringhenaibh, Anecd. ii 34 § 4 (metre faulty). buaidh
80ngormac, buaidh ngoringen, ZCP xii 391.29 . gor-mac
(a) an adopted son (who is brought in to undertake the
maintenance of the adopter, see Irisches Recht 80 n. 3 ): ac
urrnaidi fuidri ┐ gormic `beim (= zum) Aushalten der fuidirs
und des gormac
,' Irisches Recht 80.17 . Mártain ... gormac
85gradsuaircc do shíl ríg, Fél.² clxviii § 11 . do gormmeic do
gradhugud, LL 385c46 . screpall ... gacha gar-meic ┐ gach
mac sethar, BNnÉ 41 § 84 . ar a gar-macaibh ┐ ar macaibh
a sethar, 26 § 17 . Cf. 25 § 11 .
(b) a sister's son (who would normally be adopted for this
purpose): im orba mic niath .i. mac sethar .i. in gormac,
Laws i 206.16 Comm. digail mic ban .i. mac seathar .i.
in gormac, O'C. 391 ( H.3.18, p. 219a ). facbhus bennacht ...
5fora ndaltuibh ┐ fora macuibh sethar, sicut atbert ... Gach
gilla is gach garmac, Lism. L. 4699 - 4705 . mairg Ultu arro
génair ... in gormac (of Cú Chulainn who was son of Concho-
bhar's sister), MU² 324 . leath cataid chaich dia mnaí no dia
mac no dia gormac, O'Don. Suppl. s.v. gor. marbhnat Dé ...
10garmac dúinn é `kinsman,' Dán Dé xxvi 2 . (Possibly=
`sister's son' as Mary is called our sister. Cf. Crīst ... mac
... dar siair, Arch. iii 234 § 10. ) Gormac Lagen ... Corpre
Liphec[h]air, ZCP xi 110 § 24.