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glais, glaise, glas n f. There seem to be four distinct declen-
sions: (1) glais ī,f. g s. and n p. glaise, glaisi, IGT Decl. § 14.7 .
(2) glaise f. g s. glaisedh; d s. glaisidh (as if from a d-stem), § 7 .
75(3) glaise iā,f. (4) glas ā,f. a p. glasa, AU i 336.22 (an.
835). TBC² 3357 . a stream, streamlet, rivulet, current :
common in place-names; conéracht Glaiss Chruind friú,
TBC² 886 . Cf. IT iii 241.184 . otha glais telchæ berich,
Thes. ii 238.6 ( Ardm. 17a2 ). lasin ṅ-glais, TBC 1600 .
80 dochorastair in glais for cūlu, TBC² 890 . fri cóel-glais
n-usci, BDD 87 . glais na fer | bid hé in topur suthain sen,
Acall. 2863. LL 298a22 . Glais an Iomomhan ainm na
habhann bige, ML 68 . in glassi bec theid a [N]emnig, LL
30a3 . airm i tǽt in Glassi assin t-ṡliab, TBC 1583 . icun
85glaisi, Trip. i 138.5 . Ériu iv 102 § 44 . radoirt ... blegon na
trí n-erc ... lasin nglaisi ... comba finn in glaise, SG ii
482.48 , 49 . mar ghabus glaisi muilinn Mairteil i Sleib
cain mill-stream , Lism. L. xxxvi 25 . in lis seach a teged
glas, Auraic. 1065 ; 4021 . Laws v 204.8 Comm. g s.
medōn na glaissi, TBC² 305 . TBC 1570 . uisce glaise water
of a streamlet
, Laws iv 144.10 . Acall. 4566 . pl. glaisi
gainmidhe, Buile Ṡ. 22.17 . romallach dano P. glaisi in
5mennatta-sin, Trip. i 210.1 . tond romara bāides minglaisi,
TBC² 3215 . muir tar glasa, 3357 . mes mor ... ┐ ro iadh
glasa cor ansat di riuth, AU i 336.22 (an. 835) = glaisi, FM i
452.13 . dar glas[sa] in mara mōir `currents,' Ériu vi 122 § 9 .
go glassib ┐ go aibnib Conaille M., TBC 4208 . rogabh
10siubhal do glaisibh `impeded the course of the streams,' FM ii
888.17 . Du. Magh itir da glais Magheraglass, AU i 398.11 (an.
881); (di glais) 470.6 (an. 951). Trip. i 250.9 . secnap Tire da
glas, AU i 402.7 (an. 883). dí prím-glais déac, Im. Brain i 56.13 .

1 glaise x a stream , see glais.

15 2 glaise n verdure , see glase.

glaisech adj(glais) o,ā of the streams, well-watered: go corr-
mhaoilinn gCaisil ... mallghlaisigh, DDána 74.46 . don tír
ghlaisigh ghrinn, Content. xxx 15.

1 glaisín n woad , see glasen.

20 2 glaisín n(glais) o,m. dimin. a streamlet: a glaisinib na
tulach (`small greens' W.S.), O'Dav. 616 . glaisín ghlan-
fhuar, Ó Bruad. i 110.9 . glaissīn begshrotha, Fl. Earls 64.17 .

glaith n g s. firewood (?): imirt glaith for rot, Laws v 474.6 .
.i. in connad, cuic seoit ind, 476.1 Comm. mas e a condud
25no a clarad no a caelach, is cuic seoit a n-imirt glaid for rot,
O'C. 903 ( H.3.18, p. 401 ). O'C. 1933 ( 23 P 3 f. 25c ) = imirt
glaeid, 1736 ( 23 Q 6, p. 29b ). See 2 gláed.

glám n ā,f. I Abstract (a) satire, a lampoon, a censure :
glām ... ab eo quod est clamor .i. escaine, Corm. Y 695 .
30 indsa glām de doiduine, 450 . glam gér .i. ainmedh i t' agaid
┐ ecnairc, O'Dav. 1430 . Aer ocus Aithis ... Glam ocus
Griss ocus Goirturiathar (fictitious names), Anecd. ii 63.1 .
Cf. RC xxiv 280.19 . trí gáire dimbuaid do ḟlaith: gāir glám
dia guin ... `the shout of satires to wound him,' Ériu ix
3546 § 10 . da saoradh ar ghuth na glaimhe sin, BNnÉ 163
§ 30 . glāime gonadh, Arch. iii 297 § 50 . fa ma roluinne
fria ngrōmadh | gusnaib glāmaibh ? 294 § 3 . dreach
Mhogha fá ghrís ghlámha, ML 144.19 . trí drude denma
glam ngér, LU 10547 . rosnesart co nglamaib ainmhechaibh,
40 BB 368a27 . Glám dícenn (dígenn) an extempore satire, a
kind of metrical malediction
, which was believed to produce a
blemish or blister on the face of the person satirised, see
RC xx 421. For the manner of its composition see IT iii
96 - 7 ; Mann. and Cust. ii 216 seq . Each class of poets had
45its proper glám dícenn, see RC xii 120 - 1 ; IT iii loc. cit. It
was composed in the metre of the `laíd': laid ... no leódh .i.
gerradh ... ar is fuirre dogníther in glamh digind, O'D. 1202
( H.2.15, p. 81b ). IT iii 96 § 155 . dognī Nēide glām
ṅdicend dō, co toralæ teoræ bulgæ for a grūaidibh, Corm. Y
50 698 . ar con derntáis téor(a) ǽra ... ┐ teora glamma dícend,
go tócbaitís teora bolga bar a agid, TBC 3019 . in glaim
dicend .i. in tuba n-ainme no in lesanmad, Laws i 240.20
Comm. tri ruighlis ollamhan filidh .i. glám diginn ┐ glas
gabháil ┐ tobach do tuathaib, O'D. 1196 ( H.2.15, p. 79b ).
55 glamfa iman nglaim ndigend, Laws iii 92.12 . ┐ in glam
diccind, v 234.8 Comm. g s. ro fhoslaic D. a bél do denamh
gláimhe díginn d'Aedh, BNnÉ 37 § 66 . na glaime dicinde,
RC xii 307 - 8 ; xx 421.16 . filidh dia n-āir ┐ glāim n-dícind,
Aisl. MC 45.z . See further RC xii 90 § 115 ; xxiv 278 . LL
60 187b10 . LB 238(c)b21 . O'C. 2134 - 6 .
Compds. ¤ aithisach reviling: goirt-bhriathra gera glám-
aithisecha geoin, MR 124.2 . ? ¤ gabáilche: fallscadh glam-
gabailchi Aibartaich, BB 259a4 = YBL 178b48 .
(b) outcry, clamour: (1) of persons: atá sunn cen nach
65ngláim ṅglé | eter da láim th'inginé, SR 5995 . bae in ri,
fo glámaib gne | do dálaib a aisliṅgthe (of Pharaoh's dream),
3277 . cen gláma gné, 263 . fri glamma gné, 6383 . (2) of
animals and things: ba samalta ri gláim con allmaraig
barking, yelping , LL 266b18 ( MU² 611 ). Gláimh (name of
70a dog), Oss. iv 210.6 . As vn.: ag gláimh goláin gac[h]
neóin (of dogs), Oss. iv 174.6 . cluig ag gláimh 's ag beícidh
dinning, iii 260.2 .
Compd. ag glamghoil gach maidin (of a dog), iv 174.19 .
See also gloimm.
75 II Of persons, usu. pl., a satirist: fáitte Medb na drúith
┐ na glámma ┐ na crúadgressa, TBC 3017 . Cf. 1737 . glámma
┐ cliara, RC xiv 412 § 25 . glamha gruaide, SG 28.8 ; 27.37 .
a foirghneamha forslaicthe ar chinn cliar ocus coinneamh,
greas ocus glamh, MR 102.z . a scold: glámh garbh-
80ghothach greadhnach grod-fhoclach, TSh. 6626 . In late
texts used like `dám' of a company or group of people in
general: ris an ngláim nglifidhigh, nglonnmair `by that
howling, furious crew
,' Cog. 114.24 . dream nach diultadh
gláimh uim aisce, Ó Bruad. ii 52.7 . With defining gen. :
85 glāim gilla ūasail a satirical youngster, Aisl. MC 87.4 .

? glam n ā,f. weed (?): tir fosad ... nach eicin do frichnam
tuair na slige; na biat glama ann in which there are no
weeds
(?), Laws iv 276.16 Comm.