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1 gen

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Forms: ngein, ngen, gena

n orig. u, n. n s. a ngein (leg. ngen), LL 7204 . n p. gena, Triads 91 . Later f.: n s. gen chon, Triads 91.

(a) a smile, a laugh : gen. foll. by gáire : tibid gen fris, LU 3288 ( SCC § 8 ). is mairg frisi tibi gen | in ben, LU 2977 = SG 235.6 . mogénor fristibhe gen, ZCP vii 268 § 3 . ba gen ┐ fáilte ... ar medón, LL 249a33 ( TBFr. 114 ). ni ro thib gen n-gairi, IT i 77.6 . nochon fhacces gen gáre for a beolu, LL 278b34 . Nach beoil blaiset ni thic faitbiud na gen gairi forra, Ériu ii 112 § 36 . a gen gáre ass frisna dama, RC xxv 30 § 14 . dorinne ... gen gaire ┐ subhachais, BNnÉ 232 § 146 . do gab gengairi ... é, BCC § 98 . Keat. ii 5700 . trí gena ata messu brón : gen snechta oc legad, gen do mná frit ... gen chon ḟoilmnich, Triads 91 . gean .i. gairi, Lec. Gl. 358 . Of mocking or scornful laughter (alone or foll. by gáire) : faiphtis gen gaire 'na agaid, TTebe 3210. Cf. 4890 . rotib a gin ṅgairi (v.l. gen gaire) 'ma mac, 2623 . pl. rouadar ... ac genaib gæire im C., 2552 . cas-gen a short sarcastic laugh : dremhan an caisghen tibhes, Fianaig. 16 § 42 . atracht a chasgen as. `Fe ama !' or in fili, `is salach in gen,', YBL 127a9 . Cf. is cass conatbi a gen., Metr. Dinds. iv 244.47 . droch-gen a sour smile, a sardonic smile : dobái droch-ghen air acc bennachadh dó, BNnÉ 173 § 20.

(b) sport, levity : lanamnus donither tre gean, Laws ii 356.27 Comm. Cf. s.v. genaide .

genaide

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n (1 gen.) , f. a mock, a laughing-stock : bille .i. genaige, 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. Corm. § 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 = Stud. in E. Ir. Law 74 § 36 . atberthar bid genaide (genaige, LL), RC xiv 426.5 = LL 111a33 . ná ben re genaidhi i cath (`a buffoon,' O'Gr.), Acall. 583.

genaidecht

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n ( genaide ) ā, f. mockery : in tress briathar is génnu (is mo genaideacht, St., H) ra ráded bar táin bó Cualnge, TBC-LL¹ 5121 . g s. (?) toitid a thaem laem-genaidechta (s.l.) air, RC xliii 88 § 89.

scuit

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Forms: scut

n buffoon, laughing-stock : s.¤ .i. genaide .i. is cāi fāitchessai fora mmbíi; nō cāi fāitbiuda do chāch, Corm. Y 1184 = O'Curry 135 ( H 3.18, 78b ). scatān .i. s.¤ inn ena .i. genaid ind uisci, Corm. Y 1194 = scut, O'Curry 135 ( H 3.18, 78 ).