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genc n ā,f. snub-nose, snub-nosed animal (?), dog (?) (see
Dinn. s.v. gionc ) : Lúibhrint is a lámh re gheinc | lán ón
tsrúimhgeingc lamh Lúibhrinnt, IGT Decl. ex. 1846.
Compd. ¤ thnúidh, IGT Introd. § 27 . See genncach.

5 génda adj(gén) io,iā derisive, mocking : mac Morlaoich gan
bheith genna (: airmdēlta), Duan. Finn i 51.43 . Compar.
conid hi-sin in tress briathar is génnu ra ráded bar T. Bó C.,
TBC 5121 . in briathur is geonu do-raidhed, ZCP viii 546.16 .
(TBC H.2.17.) As subst.: Scothindsci mac Genna (Gennai
10 v.l.) maic Cuitbiudha (fictitious names), Anecd. ii 57.1 .

gendaid xsee gennaid.

? gendmíl : ind pl. cotacnat gendmila (gennmílu v.l.) granna
ina hubla, Anecd. i 56 § 46 (= geirrmila, RC ix 472 § x ).

genech adj gaping , see ginach.

15 genelach norig. ā,f. ?g s. genelaigi, LU 3477 ( SC § 25 ). ?n p. :
genelaighe, Laws ii 160.x . a p. genelcha, Wb. 27d21 . Later
gener. o,m. n p. genelaich, LL 144b20 . genealogy, pedigree,
generation : iar colaind a genelach, LB 185.2 . is aire beres N.
a genelach cosin luchtsa, RC xxvi 30, n. 8 . comgne ┐ genelach,
20 LL 30d32.15 . [cu]nntabartach aisnédit ... genelach in rig-sa,
PH 6944 . do Fearaib Bolg iat iar n-genelach, Ériu ii 180.z .
toich dó righi nEirenn iar ngenelach, Lism. L. 749 . huad
... Crist iar geneloig a cholla, Rawl. 73a36 . ó gheinealach
go g[h]einealach, Exod. xvii 16 . g s. mrogatar genelaigi
25gesci, LU 3477 ( SC § 25 ). cuma a gég ngeinealaigh ┐ a
chraobh coibhnesa, BNnÉ 251.23 . iar líni genelaig Sém,
LU 135 . géaga gionalaidh, Studies xii 598 § 6 . grian
ginelaigh hereditary land (?), O'C. 2460 ( Eg. 88, f. 37 (38)c ).
combrathair genelaig a kinsman , BCC § 133 . a brathair
30gaoil ┐ genelaigh, FM vi 2260.y . pl. genelche Gaoidheal do
breth go ... hAdhamh, MS. Mat. 575.21 . atat a ngenelóge
for cula iar coir, Rawl. B 512, 80c31 . ceithri maic Dedaid
cusa mbertar genelaich, LL 144b20 . rofacaib acu ... gene-
laige fer nÉ., Laws i 44.19 Comm. relugud coimgne ... la
35genelcaib senchusa .i. genelcha fer n-Erenn aigi go hAdam,
v 56.26 Comm. Auraic. 188 . do (gabail) ... a ngenelach
to recite their pedigrees, IT ii2 122.6 . ar id carut a ngene-
laighe `their tribe relations are friendly,' Laws ii 160.x . Fig.
clann ┐ genelach genethar on dualaich-se descendants, Ériu
40 vii 160.19 ; 164, n. 8 ; 172.8 ; 174.5 .

? genele : ind a ccoibnes a ngenele (: immalle), Anecd. ii 34.19 .

genemain i,f. IGT Decl. § 10 . vn. of gainithir. (a) coming
into existence, birth : geinemain (gl. generatio), Ir. Gl. 887 .
geinemain do o maithir iarna tuisti o athair, Laws i 256.27
45Comm. comtis leir fíad genemain, SR 2808 . ar a genemain
o'n bannscail, PH 4784 . maircc do ghein do gheineamain,
RC xxxvii 345 § 1 . PH 5305 . TTebe 134 . secht ṁblíadna
riana genemain, Ériu iv 22 § 4 . Crist do genemain, LL 9a21 .
genemaint Crist, BCC 390.17 . ┐ teicemad co millfed in
50geinemain et forte abhortiret, Irish Texts v 72.17 . Of procrea-
tion : ge[i]n soinmeach do geineamain uadh ┐ o mnai, BB
261a57 . g s. i n-uair genemna do ríg, LL 147a8 ( PRIA iii
546 § 7 ). fod mo gheinemhna ┐ mo ghnáth-choimperta,
BNnÉ 267.5 . o fodhar na genemna the sound of birth,
55 Auraic. 1616 . ó phort a gheineamhna, TSh. 736 . do thaobh
a ghlún ngeineamhna `by virtue of his ancestry,' TD 31.12 .
Cf. TTebe 4868 .
(b) generative power ; growth, production : a uirghi cle ...
is uaithi ata in geinemhain, Laws iii 354.19 . fāsaidh as in
60grān sin ... an geineamhain nadurtha da bhi a cumhachtaib
... don taib astid, Astron. Tract 156.24 ( ITS xiv ). nemgene-
main ceól, LU 701 ( ACC 36 ). As vn. : nócha n-adha ní do
geineamhain o neoch isin ní na bronnann sé, O'Don. 661
( H.3.17, c.492a ). ré grás Dé do gheineamhain 'na chroidhe,
65 TSh. 8696 . sgáoi d'orcaibh ... ag geinemhain, IGT Decl.
ex. 331.
(c) Abst. for concrete race, progeny : combáig ... trenfher
in genemna Ádaim, TTr. 1350 ( LL 235a28 ).
(d) source, fountain-head (of waters) : mar a raibh
70gineamhuin na n-uisgeadh, 2 Kings ii 21.
(e) semen virile : tri tighi na genemna, per inspissationem
spermatis, Irish Texts v 60.20 .

genemnach adj(genemain) o,ā genital : morgadh na mball
ngeneamhnach (= genitalium putredines), 23 K 42, 36, 11 .
75 coimil dona ballaib genemnecha, Irish Texts v 72.8 .

generál n o,m. General of a Religious Order, Superior : Generāl
in auird minuir, Fl. Earls 164.5 . ier ttogha generāil ... ar a
n-ord, 174.27 . One in supreme command : an general , FM vi
2044.13 . ginirel, Rel. Celt. ii 182.32 = geniler (by metath.),
80 31 .

generálacht n(generál) ā,f. supreme command : generalacht
coccaidh ┐ siothcana na hErenn, FM vi 2044.10 .

generálta (generáilte) adj. general, universal : riagail
generálta, O'Gr. Cat. 180.34 . comarrle generalta a general
85council
, AU ii 262.5 = generailte, FM iii 184.z . benedixion
generailte, Fl. Earls 172.17 .

gengáire xsee under 1 gen, where some exx. with gáire may
be compounds.