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7 gen : ind rogab Herimón ... | ... timchell a túaid ba gen mergle |
d'inber Cholpthai, LL 134b7 ( Todd Nenn. 246.195 ) = 1
gen
?

8 gen xMid. Ir., see cen.

5 gén n o,m. ridicule, derision, mockery : conid sí briathar is
mó gén (gen , St.) ┐ tarcassul ro ráided for Táin bo Cualnge,
TBC 1616 . dobert-sa gén (gen v.l.) fort, 1893 . tinchosc
na n-ōcdōene | nā digset i ṅgēn (: brēn : poem on the duties of
a bishop), Arch. iii 317 § 52 . mor in cuidmhedh ┐ in gen
10duid, RC xv 65 § 75 (TBC Eg.) g s. as pred. adj. : ēnberradh
geōin na Con (ref. to story of Cú Chulainn and Bláthnat),
ZCP viii 11 § 16 . tugadh ... bearradh geóin ar Choin gCulainn,
Dánta Gr. 70.18 . Cf. geóin .i. fanamhat no amadan, ut est,
berrad geóin tuc ben ar Philip da deóin, O'C. 1368 ( H.3.18,
15 p. 625 ) = O'Cl. s.v. geóin. tug bearradh geoin ... ar an dara
Mac Dáire, Content. xvi § 102 . an bhfaice ar Thadhg bear-
radh geoin, § 176 .

genach xsee ginach.

genaide n(1 gen.) iā,f. a mock, a laughing-stock : bille .i.
20genaige, amail atā : dā n-ó bill fort .i. genaige, Corm. Y 179
(= Fél. cxiii gl. 3 ). scuit .i. genaide .i. is cāi fāitchessai fora
mmbíi ; nō cāi fāitbiuda, 1184 . scatān .i. scuit inn ena .i.
genaid (genaige v.l.) ind uisci the laughing-stock of the water,
1194 . fúathledb genaige a delb ... a pattern of mockery, Tec.
25Corm. § 33 . is e bas genaige tra | cach duine nacha cuala,
Rawl. 158.15 . fri coirm n-genaide ┐ fri biad n-genaige, IT
ii 1 , 174.2 . lanamnus genaige, Laws ii 356.11 = Studies in
Early Irish Law 74 § 36 . atberthar bid genaide (genaige,
LL), RC xiv 426.5 = LL 111a33 . ná ben re genaidhi i cath
30(`a buffoon,' O'Gr.), Acall. 583.

genaidecht n(genaide) ā,f. mockery : in tress briathar is
génnu (is mo genaideacht, St., H) ra ráded bar táin bó
Cualnge, TBC 5121 . g s. (?) toitid a thaem laem-genaidechta
(s.l.) air, RC xliii 88 § 89.

35 1 genam n a sword (B. na Filed), see genum.

2 genam n(1 gen) a smile, a laugh : luchra .i. gaire nó genamh,
Triads 43 § 238.

genamail adj(2 gen) i, lovable, amiable, pleasing, acceptable : an
fhlaith ghasta ghenamhail, L. Cl. A. Buidhe, 20.20 . do
40freccair ... go genamhail, BNnÉ 173 § 20 . genamail ...
greanmhar, Oss. v 136.11 . gnúis gheanamhail gháireatach,
TSh. 8965 . gréithe geanamhla an tsaoghail se, 9292 . is
geanamhail iad ó bheith crón, Dánta Gr. v 36 .. . íodhbhairt
... geanamhail do Dhia, Rom. xii 1.

45 genamlacht n(genamail) ā,f. loveliness, desirability : milse ┐
geanamhlacht na dtiodhlaicthe, TSh. 10959.

1 Genand o, npr m.: clanna Genaind ... do Fearaib Bolg iat
iar n-genelach, Ériu ii 180.21 . Geanann Grúadhṡolus, Cóir
Anm. § 245 . g s. v s. Geanainn, ib. See also Heldensage
50(Index).

? 2 genand : ind corṡlecht Móen, ba genand guin | ferand fuithir
mac Forduib, Met. Dinds. iii 334.15 = genann, BB 383a7 .

1 genas n(<gein, Ped.) u,m. ; later also o,m. purity, chastity :
féil(e) et genas (gl. quod decet mulieres), Wb. 28b11 ; de
55uiduis .i. bíte i ṅgenas, 9d28 . ní frith gáes ná gart ná genus
LU 8327 ( FB § 24 ). genmnaide didiu ben aoinḟir. unde
genas, O'Mulc. 639 . adrad do genus, LL 371c38 . genus
díchurid in etrad, PH 8035 . feidligud i n-ógi ┐ i ngænus,
TTr.² 1856 . genus na nGermánach nglan, ZCP i 113 § 4 .
60 genas Hérenn Lann Ela, Triads 31 . geanas (.i. glaine), Arch.
iii 12 § 16 . geanas .i. geanmnaidheacht, O'Cl. tingeallais
cách díb dia chéli coméit a ngenais, Comp. CC 45.21 . g s.
descaid gensa dímaisi ugliness is a good warrant of chastity,
Anecd. iii 15.16 . buaid ngenso, LU 10186 . romaltsa ... hi
65fogart genussa, 10312 . co ngnim gensa ngil, Ériu i 122.11 .
mad rogab genso glan barr, ZCP xiii 144 § 1 . d'ḟis mo genais
to test my chastity, Ériu vii 229 § 74 . comarba óigi is genais
na eclaisi, BColm. 104.27 . g p. bilar thalman na ngenus
(humorous scribal note) i.e. meagre fare to induce chas-
70tity (?), O'Gr. Cat. 134.11.

2 genas n(a) procreation, conception ; sexual union (?) : is
cutruma is dligthech in lanamain se im genus, Laws ii
358.12 Comm. echlach oides a corp do cach co ro gaib genus
till she conceives (?), v 272.4 . Cf. inghinus buaile .i. ni
75dairther non-conception, O'C. 1099 ( H.3.18, 446b ). isi lana-
mandacht uil ataru .i. toīl ocus genus ocus bangnim uaithi-si
dosom, Laws ii 350.5 Comm. (?) (Críst) iar clód diabuil ann
i tri cathaib .i. hi saint i ngenus hi craes, LB 147b30 . Used
of the verendum mulieris: co n-acaidh si fearrdacht a fir ...
80no gomad he a fear atcheath taem dia genas si, BB 40a2 .
(b) produce (?) : gach manach nāc[h] tiubhrae | a edbairt
don ecclais | ... a gort ní rab genas | rob olc gach ní treabhas,
ZCP x 44.5 . bóaire gensa, co cach inchruth a thige inna
áttaib córaib, Críth Gabl. 173.

85 3 genas n(1 gen) laughter : dorinne ... geanus grainemhail
gaire ag fanamhad ... faói, Ériu v 180.311 .

genbda adj io,iā: A Michol ... gelda, genbda, comdelbach, SR
5990.