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aipgigud

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u, m. vn. of aipgigid. act of ripening, maturing: dind apchugud gl. de autumatione (fructum), Thes. ii 26.40 ( BCr. 37b4 ). do cer mes riana aipechad, O'Curry 471 ( H 3.18, 247 ). a Chriosdaighe, déana na hubla daibchíugheadh annois, ITS xvi 94.3 . mar ubhla ar n-abghughadh, DDána 114.17 . d'éis a aibchighthi as é ad lāimh, Ériu viii 195 § 3 . go haipgheaghadh dá ghruaidh ghil , TD 13.43 . apghaghadh, 38 . do mhac ochta ar n-aibghioghadh, PBocht 80.27 . co haipdioghadh m'fhoglomae, ZCP ii 352.29 . a Chuinn . . . an ret aibgheaghadh agam, DDána 105.24 . ata brig aipigthe diansgailtech ina premuibh `ripening . . . force', Rosa Angl. 218.15 (or leg. aipigtheach?).

annál, annáil

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Forms: annál, -áil, -áil, -ála

n (Lat. annalis, Vendr. Lex.). annál m. (g s. id. and -áil. pl. -áil, -ála), IGT Decl. § 35 .

(a) annal, record: gach annáil dá laoidheadh linn, DDána 93.50 . ? annála sin tren romthria / is acum-sa sin rofia, LL 376b33 . ughdair annála is oireas, Content. v 134 . i leabhraibh irse ┐ annála, TSh. 5475 . a genelaigib ┐ a handalaib ┐ a cronicichib, ITS xli 202 § 372 . indister an-annalaib na Rómanach, LB 149b3 . as annálaibh na heaguilsi, Mac Aingil 5555 . Fig. tuar annála don ghéig ghil , DDána 105.3 (`glóire', notes).

(b) anniversary (in computing a date): isse annaile an tigerna . . . .i. se bliadna deg ┐ ccccc ┐ mile bliadan, L. Chl. S. 50 . sé céad déag d'aois an anáil, Content. p. 78 n.5 .

argat

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Forms: argad, airgead, argad

n o, n. Later m. argad, airgead m., IGT Decl. § 11 . argad: slabhradh, IGT Decl. ex. 471 . : damnadh, PBocht 7.24 (see note).

(a) the metal silver: a n-a.¤ nglan, Ml. 31d10 . amal slaidred ṅargait gl. reprobum argentum, 85b7 . arged ab argento , Corm. Y 18 . gasne arggait (of a person), Thes. ii 295.15 . in sét argait, 345.1 (Hy. v) = arggait, 346.4 . ríthæ in tech sin . . . ar chumil n-arggit, 240.2 (Ardm.). cumal do or ┐ a.¤ , Ériu xvi 37 § 3 . gell . . . di arggut, Críth G. 283 . a.¤ n-án n-oigthiagerna (arget (arcat) n-ard v.l.), Anecd. ii 58.12 . ra mbiad arcat ┐ ór, LU 3318 ( SCC 11 ). ór nó airccet, Trip.² 1120 . míleach argit, BDD² 673 . cassán gelairgit isin brot, LU 6295 (TBC). tricha escra do airgiut oengil Espáne, TFerbe 404 . loc i mbi mein airgit, Laws i 170.17 Comm. conn-esnaduib oir ┐ arccuid, IT iii 238.107 . arget ar crannaib, LL 13869 . a lámha d'airgead (of an image), TSh. 56 . a.¤ beó quicksilver: detach in airgit beó, Rosa Angl. 258.6 . Cf. airgat.

(b) As object of value, currency etc. (cf. airgeint): cia duberat a.¤ daitsiu nulla argenti . . . permotatione , Ml. 73d12 . du fuillem argait gl. ad usuram, 36a24 . cim .i. arget ┐ don argat dobeirt[h]i i cís d'Fomorib atroille ainmniugud, Corm. Y 304 . cimb .i. airget, O'Dav. 354 . cerb .i. argad, Corm. Y 381 . unga arcait for fer imthéit co n-eri, Ériu ii 204 § 23 . ni nais uma na hairgead na hor, Laws iv 36.1 . triar brathar dia tart a n-athair tini argaít, Irish Texts i 17 § 50 . sena.¤ fil acut, LL 361 marg. sup. d'athchuinnge airgeit, ZCP viii 201 § 12 . d'iarraidh airgid, DDána 13.3 . airgead croise caoile nó salfás, L. Cl. A. B. 42.18 .

Of money: monad nua . . . do denam ind Erinn ┐ trecad in arcit do bi inte air-sin, Ann. Conn. 1252.2 . argiod fállsa counterfeit money, Párl. na mB. 3907 . drochairgiod, 1862 .

(c) Of special types of silver: lan ind [ḟ]innfaidhig Patraicc do argut gil o cheniul E. do Patraicc `the full of Patrick's F. (name of a bell) of white silver', AU i 464.z . Cf. tri lan cluicc na rig d'ofrail arcit, Ann. Conn. 1244.5 . cuit in cét fir . . . ungi dargut gil, Cog. 94.6 . tri ficit uinge d'airget ghil , AFM ii 818.4 . LL 312a9 ff. mentions three grades: arggat bruthi (refined), argget mar bess (average) and arggat.

Compds. Mainly in nn.pr. and nn. loc. -án: macc Airgetáin, Trip. ii 514.2 (perh. deriv.). ¤-bran: fid nallabrach ┐ arggatbrain, Thes. ii 293.1 . ¤-dán, see Loth, Rev. des Études Anciennes xxi 263 - 270 . ¤-ibar: mac Argatibair, LL 312a55 . ¤-lám: Nuodai Aircetlaum, RC xii 100 § 133 . Núadha Airgettlamh, Leb. Gab.(i) 148.y . la Nuadat n-argetlaim, LL 981 (cf. airgetlam). ¤-már: Argatmár, LL 2508 . Sīrlām mac Argatmāir, ZCP viii 303.6 . ¤-nia: admuiniur m'argetnia I invoke my silver champion, Misc. Hib. 19 § 2 . ? ¤-ṡrón: tri meic Argatroin, LU 7623 . ¤-glenn: i n-Argatglind, ZCP iii 42 § 8 . ¤-nél: isin maig tess Arggatnéul, Imr. Brain 8 . ¤-ros: Argetros, LL 2287 .

barbrúch, barbróg

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Forms: barbróg

n (based on Lat. or Engl.) barberry : coróin . . . do sgeith ghil . . . ré n-aburar barbrúch, Maund. 16. barbróg `the barbery-bush', Eg. Gl. 753.

bris(s)id

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Forms: brisde, bris(s)ed

v (bres ? See Thurneysen, Keltoromanisches 94 s.v. (Fr.) briser; Pisani, Jn. Celt. Stud. i 50 - 51 ; cf. also Études Celt. xxv 129 ).

I Trans.

(a) breaks, smashes; destroys; gl. benaid, 1 bronnaid, con-boing: rosbriss no roben (gl. rosṁbī), Thes. ii 346.31 (Hy. v Comm.). ronbris, ronbrúi, O'Mulc. 830 g. na robris gl. nádchombaig, Thes. ii 346.30 (Hy. v Comm.). brisi . . . cia robria ord for inneoin `breaks', O'Dav. 300. brisid scíathu lenna laech, LU 3632 ( SCC 31 ). brisus (brissis, LU) Fergus . . . .iiii. carptiu dēac, TBC-I¹ 325. ro brisiset cleith di clethaib ind rightige, LU 8371 ( FB 25 ). brister in carbat, Laws iii 264.23 Comm. gur mhionuigh ┐ gur bhris iad, TSh. 821. anbthine . . co ro-bris a longa ` wrecked ', PH 7040. Of bread breaks (into parts); cuts up: tuccad (bairgen eorna) . . ., ┐ ro-bris, PH 1771. Of inflicting physical injury breaks, fractures; injures (bones, limbs, etc.): brí ([ro] bri[athar], ed.) .i. brisster . . . diablad n-aithgina neich ro briathar .i. diablad sin boin bristi ┐ bó laisin mboin slain, O'Dav. 287. ro brise Cochlán gilla Léith, Ériu xiii 66 § 61. Cf. co ro brised leo C. gilla L., Dinds. 126. go róebriss (curro bris, Stowe 5021) cnáim i n-a chind, TBC-LL¹ 6138. brister coss erēne circe, Fing. R. 310. tothfond foro co mbrister `until they (sc. horses) are injured', Laws i 164.14 Comm. In more abstr. sense. na briss . . . mo chride, LMU 18 ( IT i 81.37 ). ro brissed (rus-bris, v.l.) co mór `he was greatly broken', RC xiii 60 § 55. nīr bris a hōigi in t-Ardrī did not violate, ACL iii 244 § 10. In poetry, causes imperfect rhyme (by not employing corresponding consonant classes): snaidhm gaídhilge agus a glas | créad bhriseas 'what causes the binding of pronunciation and its clasp to be imperfect', Celtica xxvii 58 § 1 . bristear aghaidh i n-aghaidh | comhardadh ag cosanaibh 'consonants corresponding to one another make rhyme imperfect', Celtica xxvii 58 § 2 . See also comardad (c).

(b) With following prepp. etc. cid nodmbrisi in fer so a bóairechas? what deprives this man of, etc. (?), Críth G. 145. brissis gésca din chrund, Fraech 196 .

(c) defeats, puts to rout; overthrows; gl. maidid, sraínid. Absol. and with FOR (AR) usu. with obj. cath, irgal, etc. Also with DI: muna má .i. muna mbrisi, O'Cl. rosroena .i. robrisse gl. roróina ( reunn cathu, 18 ), Thes. ii 325.36 (Hy. iv Comm.). ? brissid úath n-adarccna (rhet.), LU 8354 ( FB 24 ). brisid Cūc[h]ulaind tricha lōech dīb cosin tailm C. overthrows (injures ?) thirty . . . with the sling, TBC-I¹ 1075. brississ tola he (sc. C. Cille) subdued desires, ZCP viii 197.5 . brister immairecc fairsom gl. conterat, Wb. 7c4 . cach immarec . . . is M.F. nod ṁbrissed, Fing. R. 61. ro brisius aurgala / for triunu na túath, LU 9349. noí catha ro brissitár rempu, 2797 . oenḟer ro bris for cach, Sc.M² R 8 . Note also: an tí dobrisfeadh uirre gan an chain ┐ an cadhus sin do dhíol `whosoever should refuse to pay (her) that tax', etc. Ériu v 94.17 . brisis Mogh Nuadhat de `M.N. defeated him', Keat. ii 4077. brisfighear díot fá uile ríoghachtaibh an dómhain (= dispergaris per omnia regna, Deuteronomy xxviii 25 ), Eochairsg. 80.5 . Fig. go mbrisfimni (mbrisimni, MS.) . . . / don ríoghraidh ghil `we (sc. poets, with our . . . praise) shall put to rout', Ériu ix 164 § 14.

(d) Of an oath, pledge, justice, etc. breaks, violates, transgresses with prep. FOR (AR) prec. indirect obj.: dia brisistair na reanna aicsidi ┐ nemaicsidi fair when he violated the stars, visible and invisible, Dinds. 81. bristir fír fer for Coin C., LU 5839 (TBC). ni ba me brisfes firindi fair lit. (that will) infringe justice on (him), Aen. 2744. do briseadh cunnradh ar cách, DDána 21.1 . Conn . . . nár bris bóid, IGT Decl. ex. 680.

II Intrans.

(a) breaks; breaks down, fails, comes to an end: ni robris (= non est fractum), Lat. Lives 80 § 73. ge nār brissetair leaca oigridh na prímhabhann, Fl. Earls 64.14 . do bhás uí Ch. . . . / druim ratha Banbha do bhris, SGS iv 66 § 27. brisfidh do dhearc your sight will fail (in death), DDána 43.8 . With AR: brisidh uirre re lo conoidhche it opens (of an abscess), 23 K 42, 434.18 . fa dheoigh air ass iad (sc. bronnta) do bhris `the gifts . . . failed him at last', O'Hara 950. With amach: brisfid do chantaóirighe amach le fíon nuadh = thy presses shall burst out, Proverbs iii 10. no gur bhris síad amach a harm an Priustúnidh `they broke away from', Rel. Celt. ii 206.6 .

Part. dar bernadaib brisde , CCath. 4104. for comardad briste imperfect rhyme see Murphy Metrics 1 , Ir. Syll. Poetry 8 - 9. bristi, na bi a n-aic[d]e ` broken (silver), not made up', Laws v 396.19 Comm.

Vn. bris(s)ed.

See bristid.

1 cích

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Forms: cíche, chichib, cīguib, chiigh, ciich, cích, cígh, -e, cích, -e, -a, cich

n Orig. s, n. ( cich ┐ glun a ndemi thepide, Auraic. 1852 ). Later m. and f. g s. and n p. cíche. d p. chichib, Anecd. i 4.2 ( SCano 80 ). Perh. orig. s, n., but cf. d p. cīguib, Corm. Y 145 . Note also n s. chiigh, Cáin Ad. 8 , n du. dā ciich , 3 . cích cígh f. (g s. -e), IGT Decl. § 39 . m. (g s. cích, -e, -a), § 46 .

(a) pap, (the female) breast : cich haec mamma , Ir. Gl. 100 . mo c[h]iche cen loimm, Todd Lect. vi 83.6 . immacossaitiub dá c.¤ cacha óenmná (threat of Bricriu), LU 8089 ( FB 6 ). dī cīch mnā nochlōitis leis (of Bricriu), ZCP viii 218.12 . ba cenn mna nō dā ciich noberthe i tasilbhath, Cáin Ad. 3 . di chich a mathar Finnchoime, IT i 142.18 . dac[h]ōdar mo chíghi-si i ndīsca, Cáin Ad. 8 . a ciche do taitnemh amail t-snechta, Lism. L. 3337 . a boill imellacha ┐ a cighi, Rosa Angl. 90.25 . delb mna o cichaib suas (of monster), TTebe 523 . ár mbrollach ┐ ár ccíocha leis breasts exposed, Párl. na mB. 562 . Of womens' supplication: nochtaid a cithi ris ┐ a n-ochta ┐ i n-urbruindi, ZCP viii 538.18 . tancatar uli máthrecha . . . ┐ a ciche nochta, PH 393 . cíche ar mná gaoil gá ghuidhe (Mary), DDána 7.9 . Of male: fo ch.¤ curad, Sc.M² 15 . eter a dí ch.¤ (of the Cyclops), Mer. Uil. 61 . da ghreamaigh . . . / fá bhun a dhá chích an t-athach mór, Oss. vi 202.16 . Of pierced breast or heart of Christ: a luibh leighis créachta an chígh, A. Ó Dálaigh xiv 5 . fa ghoin an chígh a chead, IGT Decl. ex. 1271 . do chuir don chrondsa an chíogha / fondsa díona vm fhuil ébha this spear which wounded the heart(?), Carswell 246.5 .

Of breast (heart) as seat of emotions: cíoch maithmheach na maighdine, PBocht 17.24 . breitheamh an chígh chruaidh `sternhearted judge', A. Ó Dálaigh xviii 10 . a labhairt chle 'na chighsin `his breast is full of evil words' (of critic), Ó Bruad. ii 236.z .

Applied to persons in metonymy: a ch.¤ na nóiden (of Mary), Trip. clxvi 10 . cīocha na heaguilsi (of the Apostles), Mac Aingil 4878 .

(b) In phrases indicating attesting of loyalty, allegiance, good faith, etc. by sucking the breasts of recipient (cf. Hiberno-Latin sugere mammellas, O'Brien, Études Celt. iii 372 - 3 ). iss esside abac dide a chichesom fergusa ┐ gaba(i)s a gruaide i nnairide a anacuil `this was the dwarf who sucked his, F.'s, breasts . . . as a token of (asking) quarter', Ériu xvi 38 § 5 (cf. xi 95). Less explicitly: trí meinistri (`halidoms') fer Féne .i. c.¤, grúad, glún, Triads 63 . fir ciche ┐ gruaide, nime ┐ talman guarantee of breast and cheek, etc. , Rawl. 132a31 ( Cymmr. xiv 112.7 ). ratha cuibse ┐ ciche ┐ cride, LL 4941 . ata mor dona doinib / fo chichib macni n-Oeda bound in friendship (loyalty), Anecd. i 4.2 ( SCano 80 ). caradradh do cholna .i. cairdes cíche ┐ glúine, Ériu xiii 45.22 . Hence c.¤ in special sense of covenant : ná bris chíg, na briss cairdess, TBC-LL¹ 3508 . bāithfidear cīch ┐ cot(h)ach, ZCP viii 195 § 4 .

(c) Other phrases. With vbs.: si oc tabairt a ciche do (of Mary), Todd Lect. vi 49.7 . co tartur mo chiigh dō, Cáin Ad. 8 . Note also: riú-so is sínte súgh do chíogh (addressed to Ireland), Hackett² xxxvi 150 . a gait de cígh to wean her, Vita Br. 5 . bentair L. da chich, Thurn. Zu Ir. Hss. i 44.8 . mo ch.¤ rosibh fed at my breast, Todd Lect. vi 82.9 . do chíogh an uime do ibh? (: ríogh), Dán Dé xv 6 . a cíghe do dheol, Arch. Hib. i 85 § 2 . With prep.: ┐ Laigh mac Sriangabra ar cich leó being suckled, Thurn. Zu Ir. Hss. i 44.2 . noídin . . . Catar for c.¤ , Éigse vi 118.24 . maic a mbroind is maic ar chīch, ZCP v 25 § 10 . rí na cruinne ar a cíchibh, A. Ó Dálaigh xxv 3 . Note also: for oenghlún ┐ oench.¤ ro alta ┐ Eogan he and E. were fosterbrothers, SG 310.15 . rod n-alt . . . éseom ┐ tri meic ind ríg i n-óenchliab ┐ for áench.¤ , LU 1666 .

(d) Attrib. gen. a bhuime chígh an Choimdheadh `nurse' (of Mary), Dán Dé xv 8 . banaltra cíodh Rígh ghil na glóire, Párl. na mB. 2012 . cuisle an chíogha `mother's arm' (i.e. Mary), A. Ó Dálaigh xi 13 . fola in misa ciche the suckling month, O'Curry 1876 ( 23 P 3, 21 (23)a ). leanabh cígh suckling (of newly-born Christ), DDána 17.1 . For noídiu cíche see noídiu. Cf. naoídhe na ccíoch, Isaiah xi 8 . dia mbeid aoinbheóil aoinchiche (of close relationship), Ériu xiii 16.17 .

(e) In transfd. senses. Of recesses of woods or tops of mountains (somet. perh. as prep. phr. i cích(aib) in the bosom of, in the midst of, among ): i bhfoithribh nó i gcíogh choille (: díon), Ériu ix 163 § 7 . i ccigibh cnoc, BS 58.13 . learga buadha do chíogh gcorr (of hills of Ireland), Measgra D. 50.51 . Note also: do ling crobhuing chaoin bhalsaim / as cíoghuibh a cceas (? leg. creas, Ed.) a-mach (of branch from tree), O'Hara 3277 . tre chíghibh cíogh (? leg. craobh, Ed.) gcorr (of water falling through branches of trees), 2645 . Of the sea: ceol eachdra a gcíoghoibh cuain `on the breast of the sea', O'Hara 4154 . an fedh do chóidh o chígh cuáin inland, Rel. Celt. ii 226.4 .

Other applications: a cholggairthe na gcíoch ngeal (of castle), DDána 68.34 `thou castle of . . . fair bastions', Ir. Monthly 1920, 543 . clodib orduirn . . . go cichib oir `inlayings', RC xii 60.18 . Of herb: cīch .i. cich girg (sic MS.), luib asa taet ass, O'Mulc. 221 . Note also: cíoch-bhraighed (leg. cíoch bh.) uvula, Mackinnon Cat. 56.11 .

COMPDS. With nouns: sreabh chorcra an chíoghasa, Aithd. D. 65.38 . cíochoighir in chríochshlóigh `suckled heir', O'Gr. Cat. 399.18 . ar cíchshlios cuain dochuadhas im aonarán enclosed margin, Hackett² xlii 33 . With adjj.: cichban cearbnad, BB 23b6 = Cermnat chích-bán, Meyer Contribb. ( Eg. 1782, 55a ). cath cro cearnach cíchbhlaith, IT iii 89 § 116 . See also Cíchloiscthe, Cíchloiscech.

1 colum

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Forms: columb, colam, calam, colaim, calaim, cuilm, choilmnibh

n Oldest form columb, see n.pr. below. Later also colam, calam, rarely colaim, calaim. o, m. and ā, f. IGT Decl. §§ 11 , 12 , 113 . n p. also cuilm, Trompa na bhF. 4153 . Exceptionally: d p. choilmnibh, Fl. Earls 186.16 . (Lat. columbus, -a) dove: in cholaim chumtachta[i] `the ornamental doves', Ml. 84a10 . c.¤ gl. columba, Ir. Gl. 203 . gl. columbus, 504 . c.¤ ar chennsai (of Patrick), Trip.² 648 . foidis Noe in c.¤ ṅglan, SR 2565 ( in colaim (: lainn), 2582 ). is hé fath in choluim gle, 2599 . na cóluimm, PH 4510 ; na colummu, 4586 ; na coluime, 4394 (all a p.). na coluim (g p.), 4633 . atracht . . . in colam . . . docum nime, YBL 156a33 . in spirud naem . . . i richt cholaim, 150a13 . iatlaind mora i meit colump, ZCP xxx 132.26 = coméit columnai, Alex. 740 . cland na coluime, ACL iii 238 § 2 . a chuilim an cheoil bhrónaigh, KMMisc. 50.22 . caluma fan ciúnLife, IGT Decl. ex. 497 . a Eoin go n-aigneadh coluim, Dán Dé xi 19 . tig a ṡíodh a cogur caluim, IGT Decl. ex. 476 . Also én coluim: a eoin ghormcholuim ghil , DDána 42.17 (see also 1 én). teagh (sic leg.) corr colam conical dove-cote, IGT Decl. ex 1343 .

As saint's name: C.¤ , LU 633 ( ACC 21 ). (See also Kenney, Sources 436 ff.). mas fír ar labhrais . . . . / . . ar Colaim, IGT Decl. ex. 1864 . Also C.¤ Cille: Colombcille, Thes. ii 269.37 (Ardm.). ossuum Coluimbcillæ, 39 . Colum Cillecán, Trip.² 1748 . o Chollum Chille, LU 867 ( ACC 64 ). As n.pr. f. a ndí sier .i. Lasar ┐ Columb, LL 350a3 .

See also fíadcholum s.v. 2 fíad.

crosaid

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Forms: crosad, crosta

v (cros) crosses . In a variety of senses: ? arath croich crosfaitir, LU 10380 = arathar cróich crosfaitir, CCC 58.12 (`scald crows will traverse the ploughland', Gloss.). ase do cros ┐ do comartaigh m'oghacht ┐ m'firinnracas do fein consecrated , ZCP i 136.29 . cor' chros Erinn . . . amal nár' cross rí roime riam `he traversed Ireland', RC xviii 48.20 (Tig.), perh. harassed (= ro aircc, AFM ii 1024.7 ). Note also: le fuadar an Uain ghil do crasadh sa ccrann was crucified, Párl. na mB. 1091 .

In sense forbids, prohibits, hinders : crosadh sí más éidear é, DDána 21.22 `let her quash it', Ir. Monthly 1930, 592 . go mbuailfidh duine éigin leat a chrosfas tu who will hinder you, De Imit. 216.15 . do cros se an fearann ar D. barred the land to D., O'Curry 1142 ( H 3.18, 455 ). do cros an breithemh bratha . . . / ar riograidh catha A. F., BNnÉ 263.10 . crosaim feasta ar fhearaibh . . . í, Keat. Poems 92 . croisiom ┐ toirmesgem . . . nach iarraid = we doe prohibit . . . that . . . doe demand, RSClára 129b . crosmaoidne h'iomlaoid anma ort `we forbid thee to change thy title, TD 22a.19 . ná tréig choidhche, crosaim ort, / do chuid féin, O'Hara 3339 . crosan . . . Dia oraibh gan a bheag . . . d'olc d'imirt, Trompa na bhF. 5483 .

Vn. crosad. Part. crosta.

cruthaigtheóir

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n etc. i, m. (cruthaigid) creator : a chruthóir chómhachtaigh, Timth. 1916, 39 § 33 . a chruithneoir ghil , Ó Bruad. iii 22.y . a Cruthaigtheoir na cethurdula, Grail 3758 . a molad a cruthaigtheora, Aisl. Tond. 103.14 . beirid a buidi re bar cruthaigtheoir, SG 40.23 .

? do-forair

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v a hitc[h]i domforair | māthair Ísu ghil , ZCP vi 257 § 3 . Acc. to Meyer, Sitzungsb. Pr. Akad. 1917, 443 a subj. from *to-fo-air-icc-.

dubad

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n o, m. vn. of dubaid. IGT Verbs § 67 . growing dark, turning black (lit. and fig.): denigrat . . . .i. doni dubhadh, 23 K 42, 276.4 . dubhadh i ndiaidh an dealruimh, Arch. Hib. i 83 . gealaidh síon i ndiaidh dubhaidh after dark weather, Content. viii 24 n. dubhadh éasga an eclipse of the moon, xviii 138 . an ghrian do dhubhadh, Ó Bruad. ii 4 . na cnuic aga líonadh ┐ aga ndubhadh do tháintibh, AFM vi 2102 . a drech ar nd.¤ (of a corpse), Anecd. i 37 . an déad ar n-a dubhadh, TSh. 1093 . fa dubadh dealbha do dheidhmhilid . . . a fhaicsin, CF 655 . d.¤ ērlama displeasure (?), ZCP iii 450.3 . is dubhadh croidhe a chloistecht, IGT Decl. 349 . is mór adhbhar t'éagcaoine | thug dubhadh ar do ghnúis ghil , A. Ó Dálaigh lii 5 . innis dūn do bunad | a ingen gan d.¤ maiden ever bright, RC xiii 426 . With trans. force, making or turning black, blackening: madh āil an folt do dhubhadh to dye black, 23 K 42, 342.4 . eolus ar d.¤ an fuilt, 24 B 3, 36.8 .

éicse

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n , f.

(1) divination, the faculty of divination; wisdom, the profession of a seer (cf. éicsiu): luid in mac do ḟoglaim écsi i nAlbain...corbo eolach i n-écsi. luid laa and... co mbúi for brú mara, ar bá baile fallsigthe éicsi do grés lasna filedu for brú usci...ro la bricht forsin tuind, coro ḟallsiged dó cid rombói, cotárfas dó, etc. RC xxvi 8 . ni thalla adar n-écsi (v.l. ollomnas)...i n-oenbale, uair forosnái th' eicsi duit it ollam ar eolas, ibid. co ndernui IIII flescca ibir ocus scrípuidh oghumm inntib, ocus foillsighthir do triana eochraib écsi ocus triana oghumm, .i. E. do bith i sith B., IT i 129.23 . coll écsi a hazel of divination (?) Metr. Dinds. iii 286.24 . Cf. also: aisneis na heisce (= éicse ?), Anecd. v 23 , n. 1, 2 (cf. Auraic. 5244 - 6 ). Eochaid Rígéiges...robai F. oca chuired chucai do eicsi do `to make verse for him' (to perform divination for him?) Ériu viii 156.2 .

(2) revelation, lore, learning; esp. poetry, poetic composition; also the poetic art, poetic skill or faculty, the calling of a poet: ro theich in topur...tria chocur na céol-éicse, Metr. Dinds. iii 290.50 . is aisti rathmar...is eicsiu athlam...debidi imrind, IT iii 106 § 15 . oi issan éxi ainm ina cæirech `oi' is the word for sheep in poetry ZCP iii 245.30 . cia dán airbere? ar in rí. écse, ol sé what art dost thou practice? poetry LL 289a36 = RC xiii 442z . tuccais an éccsi nglain...ót mathair from thy mother thou hast inherited poetic faculty ZCP viii 109.27 . ar duthchus a mathar dodhechaidh re heiccsi took to the poetic profession 110.5 . an exe ata let co becht, 110.2 . ní dia eícsi do tha[i]dbsin doib, Ériu vii 4.27 ; 198.15 . ní bhaoi... aonmac gallócclaigh as mó do chendaigh dḟíon ┐ d'éiccsi iná an tÉ. sin, AFM v 1728.20 . tús anóra gér dual di | fa tuar ansógha in éigsi, O'Gr. Cat. 392.11 . gidh beag Ieam a ndéinim dhi | a nEirinn is fhearr mh'éigsi, Ir. Review 1913, 625 . níor fháguibh don éigsesi...tim ná cruaidh gan chuartoghadh, Studies 1923, 423 . daoire na n-éigseadh the dearness of the poems TD 11.34 . i n-aghaidh céille 's fírinne na sein-éigse, Content. xvi 138 .

(3) the poetic profession, the bardic order; poets: iar fírdligud na hecsi the custom of the poetic profession IT iii 23.25 . an éigse d'óighréir, TD 31.13 . do-nímis—éigse an taoibh thuaidh, molta we, the poets 3.3 . ceann na héigse is na saoithedh, O'Gr. Cat. 582.4 .

pn Personified: Eicsi ilgradhach inghen Dána, Anecd. ii 50.16 . Cf. áit ar thaispen an eicsi cenn do Lugh, Acall. 1941 .

fochairich eícsi (pl.), term for a species of poetic composition, IT iii 51 § 95 (see p. 113 ).

COMPD. éicsi-gel of pleasant verse: don ealtain éigsei-ghil , Ó Heódhusa, Ir. Monthly 1920, 651 .

1 fíach

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Forms: feich, fiach, dfēch, féich, fíachu, feich

n o, m. g s. ind feich , Ml. 55a7 . d s. fiach, Wb. 2b25 . (for dfēch, Ardm. 17b1 > Thes. ii 239.20 , see dég). n p. féich, Wb. 4a10 . a p. fíachu, LU 7053 .

(a) an obligation, a payment due debt, also legal due, fine, penalty: iar fíach (gl. secundum debitum) Wb. 2b25 . nipa deoladacht acht bid fíach, 2b26 . ind feich (gl. debiti) Ml. 55a7 . dlegtir féich dúib `debts are owed by you' Wb. 4a10 . meni dlessad ḟiachu do neoch unless someone owed him debts TBC-LL¹ 2988 . is me dliges fíachu `'tis I that am entitled to dues' BDD 70 . intí dia ndligi ḟiachu dosfothlaig fair he who owes thee debts, demand them from him LL 122a45 ( RC iii 184 ). intí dia ndligi ḟiachu saig fair, LL 116 b 37 . deich meic Conaill Cloen ... a cōic dīb frislontis a fēich a cōic aile ronascitis a fēich, Rawl. 155a16 . gebait im fiachu I will accept it in satisfaction of my dues BDD 73 . ni f.¤ opaid, LU 5668 (see opad). ni gébed Joseph nach fiach | óna tuathaib acht mad biad, SR 3389 . ní gata Adomnan fiachu ar flaith ┐ eclais ┐ fine dia mbi dír, Cáin Ad. 29 . oiret bé [in maer] ic tabach fhiach while the steward is levying the dues MacCongl. 57.13 . In Law-tracts: fiach ní ro dlomthar do flaithib (.i. is fiachach aní aisnéither ... do gelladh dona gradaib flatha), O'D. 717 (< H 3.17, c. 523 ). Cf. is fiach ní dlomthar, Ériu xii 176.5 ( TE 3 ). do saire ar fiachaib sin i n-urradhus, ┐ nochon uil saeire ar biadh i n-urradhus amhail ata i cain, O'D. 2351 (< Rawl. B 506, f. 40 ). fíach dleghar dimse sunn indiu the debt which is due from me here to-day (`die Schuld die ich hier heute schulde') Bürgschaft § 53 . gaib fort laim fiach damsa huaīt undertake to pay me the debt § 51a0 . ni beir fothuth fiachu feeding (of the creditor by the debtor) does not absolve debts § 63 . fiadnaisi con-oi ... fiachu witness safeguards debts ib. duine atā ag tobach fiach, cidh ēric fogla, cidh feich cuir no cunnartha `fine for injury or debts of bargain or contract' (i.e. payment due by reason of bargain, etc.) Laws v 352.12 Comm. atá in rāith aca atmāil co ndechaidh risna fiachaib the surety admits that he guaranteed the dues Bürgschaft 43 . icuidh in rāith féin na fiacha ib. Dist. from `díre': atait secht tobaig ... nacon dlegat dire na fiacha ... for nech a n-elo `seven levyings which are not entitled to `dire' nor debts from a person for deserting' 178.2 . digaib di diriu fiach a nothrusa, BCrólige § 10 (but: fiacha .i. corpdiri § 19 ). secht fuile ... nacon tuillit fiachu na othrus seven blood[shed]s that do not incur fines or sick maintenance Laws v 142.2 . an tí dofeith biodhbadha i ttuaith ... doslí fiacha amhail gach mbiodhbaidh, Ériu xiii 35.16 . secht n-athgabala ... is inti nodo gaib asren fiach ina ngabail `pays fine for taking them' Laws v 254.3 . cach oín tobó fiachu inna cānae `everyone who shall levy the dues of the Law' [sc. of Adomnán; the fines due from violators of it] Cáin Ad. 48 . in tan dombongatar feich ib. folongat comnaidm fiach `sustain a joint contract of debts' ib. dia ngontar maic [e]annaic ... is dia n-uamaib adnacail tiaguit a feich, ┐ a feich erradais dia flaithib a finib, 40 . it cobfiachaigh tra fir ┐ mna hi cacha fiachaib beccaib ┐ móraib ..., 45 . sellach lánfeich ┐ sellach lethfeich a looker-on who incurs full fine ... half-fine Laws i 240.25 . an baile a ndlegar bas o tuaith gabar feich o eclais, iv 236.13 . Somet. used for éric, see BCrólige p. 120 n. 2 . With gen. of offence: fiach indlighidh athgabala fine for illegal distress Laws i 86.17 Comm. co ro ica in flaith fiach na gubreithe, v 178.16 Comm . is fiach dítin in gach ní dibh sin on eclais, iv 234z . it é féich thairmthechta in domnaig .i. unga ... for fer imthéit ..., Ériu ii 204.14 . mas do marbad indilsigh docuaidh ┐ dilsech dorala do marbad, fiach maigne ┐ imraid uaid don indilsech risi ndechaid (`fine in respect of place and of intention') Laws iii 136.14 . ar ḟiach n-iomraidhte, Ériu xiii 50.19 .

Rarely with gen. of creditor: ó nach féadann ... dul ó fhiachaibh an Airdríogh escape his debt to the Lord Dán Dé iv 5 .

Theol.: log dún ar ḟiachu debita nostra PH 7937 ( Matthew vi 12 ). maith dhuinn ar bhfiacha, Ó Héodhusa 84 . gurab iomdha fiacha luighes oraind ag Dia ar son ar bpecaidh ib.

Hence in general, a penalty, punishment: f.¤ a mescai, Ériu vii 148.6 . Of religious penance: iar tabirt feich after giving dues, i.e. doing penance Mon. Tall. § 43 . f.¤ n-aidci lúoin do tabairt isind sathurn to perform Sunday night's penance on Saturday § 26 . doberair dia sathairn im noin fiach aibne na hoidche luain, LB 11b7 ( Rule of Tallaght 78 ). ni ta bar f.¤ aibne flagellation is not inflicted [is not paid] Mon. Tall. § 30 . arra troiscthe do fiachaib aibne flagellation equivalent to fasting RC xv 490.22 .

(b) a duty, obligation (esp. in pl.): meabhair donti dian fiacha (.i. dona senchadhaibh) whose duty it is (to remember) Leb. Gab.(i) i 112.4 . fiacha orthaibh a furtacht they were bound to help it Miscell. Celt. Soc. 354.20 . ós d'ḟiachaibh airdríogh Mumhan | do rígh Éireann umhlughadh, Content. ix 3 . (atá) d'fiachaib for (ar) is incumbent on, is a duty, obligation of: gonadh aire sin bhíos fiacha aige oraind is na deghoibrighthibh léigmíd thorainn, Ó Héodhusa 110 . ata ... coimétt an tire sin d'fiachaibh oruinn, BNnÉ 87.34 . an biathachas do bhí d'f.¤ orra do thabhairt, Keat. iii 2628 . i n-aghaidh gach laoi dá raibhe d'fhiachaibh orra bheith ar an bhfásach, TSh. 4898 . do bhí d'ḟ.¤ air gan a rún do nochtadh he was bound not to reveal his secret Keat. ii 2684 . an tan do bhiadh d'ḟ.¤ orra aifreann do rádh, TSh. 4515 . a ndlighthear dhíom ... ní coir dhamh a iarraidh a chur dhíom acht a dhiol do bhrigh go bhfuil sē d'fhiachaibh orm, Rule of Tallaght 12.19 . comhaill do gheallamhuin amail dobeth si [d]fiachaib (sic leg.] ort, Ériu v 140.16 . d'fiachaibh ar lucht inotachta na cathrach almsa do denomh those who enter the city are obliged to give alms Fl. Earls 100.5 . d'ḟ.¤ ar an Iustis Donn Iohn do leiccen iomlán, AFM vi 2302.3 . cuirim d'ḟiachaib ar ... I compel ... to: cuirid orm d'ḟiachaibh ... dol, TD 3.16 . cuiris d'f.¤ air ascnámh, Fl. Earls 118.17 . without ar and pers.: I cause: cuirfidh mé dfíachaibh a náthrughadh I will cause them to be removed Jerem. xv 4 . gaibim d'fiachaib orm I take on me as a duty: díon a threabh ... do ghabh d'fh.¤ air, Rel. Celt. ii 222.32 . téit i fiachaib ar is laid to the charge of, serves as a claim on: air féin ar túis téid i bhfiachaibh it is he that first incurs the obligation (i.e. his deed rebounds on himself) TD 29.28 . nár dhligh sí dul i bhf.¤ ar Éireannchaibh it ought not to be brought as a charge against Keat. i 10.13 . na leig cathaighthe an dhiabhail do dhol a bhf.¤ oirne, Ó Héodhusa 86.13 (a paraphr. of Matthew vi 13 ).

(c) a fee, guerdon, payment: ar a hícc ba hé in f.¤ in chluain this was the payment, the meadow Metr. Dinds. iii 156y . dorad Finn fiach a leanna do C., Acall. 1607 . do berim adám ech ... duit, ... fiach indsma na sleigi, 4909 . feich baistedha baptismal fees BNnÉ 45.32 . Cf. f.¤ féile, in a list of wild fruits, BS p. 116 (prob. merely a cheville, but given by P. O'C. , s.v. f.¤ f.¤ `a fowl or other novelty, procured for a festival or holiday'). Price equivalent: as eadh bá dior dhó seacht fichit damh, acht asé f.¤ ro toibhgheadh ann, fiche uinge ar ceithri céd d'airgeat ghil , AFM ii 1142.17 (= as e a fiach ..., AU 1161 ). uingi d'ór no a fiach, Fen. 140.19 . Cf. use in chevilles in SR: Percoba cainiu cach f.¤ (fairest of guerdons ?) SR 2485 . mó cach f.¤ 2635 .

2 gabor

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Forms: gabrai, gobur, gobur, gobar, gobhar, gabuir, gabair, gabair, gabra, gabra, gobra, ro-ghabhuir, Gabur, Gabur

n f. Heteroclite decl. gobhar, gabhar (acht indscne bainindsci innta), i.e. it is declined as o-stem, but takes fem. pron., IGT Decl. § 17.23 (cf. ech). More often an i-stem, but cf. d s. gabrai, SR 4781 . isi in gabuir uair is each, Auraic. 539 . Prob. decl. has been influenced by 1 gabor. a horse (esp. a white one), a mare, mainly confined to poetic language: gobar ... tre ond, don eoch is nomen side, ┐ is combrecc rotrūailled ann .i. goor gach solus i suidi, unde dicitur goar (gobur LB) don eoch gil ┐ rl. Cid cia dath aile bess forsind euch, dia mbē bec do ghil and, is goor (gobur LB) a nomen ar is asan dath is airegdae bess and nominatur , Corm. Y 675 . isi in ghabhair ┐ d'eoch ban is ainm, Auraic. 632 . n s. gabur cenand, LU 8625 ( FB 47 ). gabur dubglas, ZCP iv 33.9 (Eg.) = gabor bocglas, LL 248a41 ( TBFr. § 3 ). in gabar bán, SG 243.32 . gobar, Auraic. 3214 . gobhar, AFM i 544.14 . in gabuir , RC iii 184.30 ( LL 122b12 - 13 ). gabair, xvii 143 (Tig.) = AFM i 194.9 (gobhar). gabair brecglasa (leg. -glas), IT ii1 177.96 . gabair, LU 9694 . TTebe 2278 . g s. gabra, LU 9684 ( ZCP iii 214.13 ). na gabra , RC xiv 189.3 . IT ii1 177.101 . gobra, iii 104.7 . d s. os gabur gil, IT i 158.11 ( LL.154a47 ). ar a gabair, LL 32 marg. inf. rom ro-ghabhuir , BB 401a39 . doluid for a gabrai gluair, SR 4781 . a s. dofeccai secha a gabuir .i. in deirg ṅdruchtaig. cend con furri-side, LL 122b10 . do gabair ngraifnig, IT iii 10.1 . uig in gabair n-uidir, RC ix 466.21 . ni tárraid a gabair, Hib. Min. 70.3 . co rucait námait ... a gabair, LU 1037 ( ACC 101 Comm. ). da ttug gabhair nguirm, Cog. 96.19 . n p. ar sengabra, CRR 15 . a ngabhra, TBC-LL¹ 5646 St. athach ┐ gaeth ┐ sidhi, a tri gabra, Lec. 2ra43 ( Hard. ii 356.1 ). g p. tri cóecait gabur ndubglas, LU 6909 ( BDD 51 ). graig n-gabor n-glas, LU 3692 ( SCC § 33.19 ). Cf. [s]ceo gabrai, Ériu viii 173.12 . a p. for gabru, Metr. Dinds. ii 82.39 . n du. a dá ṡengabair, TBC-LL¹ 4598 (= di ṡengabair, Lec.). a du. in dhí gabor, ZCP vii 305.26 . Fig. gabra lir (lit. sea-horses) crested waves, Imr. Brain 36 . gabra réin, ib. 4 . npr. Gabur (gabol, Eg.) BDD 46 (`pferd,' Heldensage 643 ). Gabur (foster-mother of Cet mac Mágach), D IV 2, 48b13 . Gabur ingen ... Mind, O'Dav. 1130. As n.l.: see Hog. Onom. 432b .

Compd. ¤glas: fien gormainech goburglas ` grey-horsed ,' Fianaig. 10.15 .

gainem

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Forms: gainemh

n ā, f. and o, m. Also n-stem. gainemh m. IGT Decl. § 53.

(a) sand, gravel: int uisque iarsin ganim, Wb. 11a17 . comtis lir fíadgainemain (: tain) 'they were as numerous as desert sand', SR (Greene) 2808 ​. glé nodonselni sládar iasc mbrec for ganim deirg, FB § 48 . amail tuaircther iasg fór gainemh, TBC-LL¹ p. 881 n.1 . ro gab lán a duirnd don ganium, LU 9728 ( ZCP iii 218.20 ). i ngainem na tragai, Three Hom. 122 (LB). risin tracht .i. in gainimh, Laws v 270.24 gloss. cor'bo réill in grian ┐ in gainem in mara, RC x 54.5 ( LU 1883 ). gainem lir fo longaib, Three Hom. 34 (LB). a gainemh glan, BS 156 . roerig a luaithred ┐ a langainem, TTebe 2933 . rotbía ... deog de ganim (i.e. a specially cool draught, cf. 2353 ), TBC-I¹ 1170 ( LU 5648 = deoch a gaineamhain, ZCP viii 550.21 [H.2.17] = deoch a gaineamh, x 280.12 [Fr.]). gur lá ... in grian ┐ in gainemhain ┐ in grinneall, TBC-LL¹, p. 317 n. 1 (H.2.17 and Eg.). go ganem nglasruad, TTebe 1967 . amhail shnigheas gainimh na huaire san urláisde, TSh. 112 . gur fholuigh san ghainimh é, 10540 . san ghainimh, Keat. iii 1638 . is in ngaineamh, 1641 (poem). Matthew vii 26 . bí an gaineamh muirighineach the sand is weighty, Proverbs xxvii 3 . an ghaineamh mór mhuiridhe, TD 4.17 . is gat im ganem (of a cheat or illusion), TBC-LL¹ 4057 . is gnim for gainem a structure on sand (of a useless labour), RIA 23 Q 6 ( O'Curry 1613 ). g s. sreabh glas gainimh, IGT Decl. ex. 1368 . landgur a ngainme, BB 495a4 . ríomh ... gainimh ghil , Content. xxviii 24 . ag spréachadh ... na gainmhe, TSh. 9289 . ós cionn ghainimh na fairge, Jeremiah xv 8 . n p. it mathi inna ganema oc óul ind lenda, Ml. 129d14 . Ní mhar acht a ngainmhe, IGT Decl. ex. 1342 . d p. cethra srotha ... co ngainemaib oir, Ériu ii 114 § 41 . gaineamh beó a quicksand , Acts xxvii 17 . tainic an peist ... ┐ tucc iascc chuccam, ┐ gainemh do thellach do dhenamh teinedh eter a da cois tosaigh ... do benusa teine, ┐ doronus a fadodh leisan ngainemh `hearth-flint (?),' BNnÉ 69 § 114 . The Latin original has `fasciculum de sarminibus' ( BNnÉ ii 333 ), and the Vita Secunda ( V. SS. Hib. ii 289 ) `sacculum similiter alga sicca plenum collo eius suspensum.' In the French version of the legend an otter brings the saint to kindle his fire `marin werec' (i.e. sea-wrack). Cf. gainel.

(b) Med. gravel (in the kidneys): gaineamh no clocha na n-aronn, Abbott-Gwynn 317.

gécach

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adj (géc) o,ā branching, covered with boughs: do bhí in lomán gégach duilleach doisleabar, Ériu iv 116 § 20 . don chráoibh ghégaigh ghil , viii 195 § 1 . san nglend ... na ccrann gégach, BNnÉ 134.85 . Fig. of hair: cíab gégach in tresses, Studies 1920, 419.16 . Of persons flourishing, vigorous (?) : macaom gegach, LL 396.6 . Crist gecach `Christ ever young,' K. and H. 30 . di chumaid Gaind gécaig glúair `vigorous' (lithe ?), Metr. Dinds. iii 114.47 .

1 gel

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adj o,ā fair, white, bright, shining: luaichtidiu .i. aittoitech .i. giul (gl. fulgida), Ml. 40d4 . geal (gl. albus), Ir. Gl. 659 . O'Mulc. 632 , 690 . gel, i.e. gelu ōn reod, Corm. Y 680 . geal .i. caindleach, Lec. Gl. 477 . geal .i. cain, Stowe Gl. 417 . Of garments: co caslaib lín gil, FA § 4 . lenti gela, Hom. Leg. 60.3 . Of complexion, limbs, etc.: a dá ngrúaid ngormgela, BDD 100 d . TD 8.19 . fa réaltainn chorcra an chnis ghil , 25.16 . il-láim ragil, RC xx 10 § 3 . gela det, IT i 132.36 ( LU 10849 ). Of metals, weapons, etc.: do argut gil white silver, AU i 464.z (an. 946 ). Cog. 94.6 . na gcolg slisgheal, TD 9.23 . Of the colour of the winds: in derg ocus in buide itir ngaith ngil ocus corcra, Laws i 26.34 Comm. , cf. SR 57 . Of the sun: grían gel, Fél. Feb. 10. Prol. 4 . Of scenery: gort geal nach bī fa barr a field lying fallow (?), ACL iii 236 § 5 . (Cf. geal `stubble,' O'R. Poems ) tulach géiggeal `brightly-foliaged,' TD 4.17 . Of animals and inanimate objects: in n-elta do gésib gela, TBC-LL¹ 1327 . each geal, ZCP viii 220 § 27 . tige snechtaidi márgela, RC ix 476.6 . amal olaind ngil, PH 6200 . na ceirtli gela, Laws i 152.19 Comm. bairgen geal, ZCP vi 283.25 . bhí sé geal (of manna), Exodus xvi 31 . Fig. cona cléir gil gríanaig, Fél.² Nov. 1 . a ṅanmann it gela illustrious , May 19 . dúan gel, IGT Decl. ex. 354 . Equative: gilidir casnaide white as wood-shavings, Ériu iv 94 § 13a . gilithir tonn, tic dar trácht, 96 § 17 . gilidir snechta n-oen-aidche, TTr. 1530 ( LL 237b14 ). Cf. IT i 119.25 . gilithir fírinni ic flaith, Ériu ix 47 § 17 . Compar.: airdri ... as giliu grianuibh, Ériu ii 98.3 . drech fa gili inā gach grūadh, ZCP vii 304 § 9 . Used as subst., whiteness, bright-coloured surface: slabrad ... dar gel a gualand, TTr. 1545 ( LL 237b34 ). geal a ngríosghruaidheadh, TD 21.43 .

Compds. ¤argat: slabrad gelarggit, TTr. 1545 . bretnass gelairgit, RC xxiv 200.4 . ¤bán candidus: cleirchén gelbán, cáin a lí, LL 37b54 ( Auraic. 5203 ). Fél. Ep. 287 . ¤báne pure whiteness: is argit gel ara gelbane, LL 371a42 . ¤blad ` bright renown ,' AFM ii 752.11 . ¤Bóinn, IGT Decl. ex. 1 . ¤brecc variegated with white, RC xxi 399 § 46 . ¤briathrach fair-spoken (?): geilbriathrach cach flaitheamain, ACL iii 230.139 . ¤buide: Niall g. `Tawny N.' AU ii 368.17 . ¤cloch hailstone , CF Eg. 13 . ¤cnes white skin, TBC-LL¹ 5568 . RC ix 490.6 . CCath. 4671 . TFerbe 26 . ¤cnesta white-skinned: corp g., TBC-LL¹ 5309 . ¤corcra rosy: cossa gelchorcrai, RC ix 490.4 . dá ngrúad ng., BDD 100 d, n. 8 . ¤corp, RC ix 490, n. 4 . ¤crécht a white scar (= vestigia cicatricis), Lat. Lives 60.1 . foillechta in g., ib. 47 . ¤cruithnecht white wheat, MacCongl. 37.10 . ¤derg bright red, crimson (?): brat g., BDD 114 . ¤dét white tooth , ML 62.19 . ¤féle pure modesty (?): friar Coimdid co. ṅgeḟéle, SR 8075 . ¤gainmide white-sanded , CF Eg. 8 . ¤gairthe bright ruddy , Dánta Gr., 70.11 . ¤gart, SR 2375 . ¤glass bright blue , LL 230b28 ( TTr. 992 ). ¤glór clear voice: Filistín ... línib gelglor (: dermor), SR 5407 . ¤gnúis fair face , SR 4334. 4584 . ¤grúad: coṅglonnaib gelgrúad coemrád, SR 2750 . ¤iarnn steel: glais geilia[i]rnd, Ériu ii 4.13 . ¤maidm a bloodless victory, AFM iv 752.8 . ¤mérach white-fingered: a lama gasda gelmeracha, ZCP x 305.17 . CF Eg. 48 . AS 148 . ¤miad stainless honour (?), Laws i 10.29 (so understood by Carey, CMCS xix 14 § 13 , but taken as gell míad 'with pledge and dignity' by McCone, Peritia v 33 ). ¤sciath a white shield , AS 231 , 1564 . Rawl. B 506, f. 27c ( O'D. 2293 ). in eret bus leir gelsciath ar muir, Ériu xi 98.16 . ¤tesc a silver dish: .x. ngeiltesca (gl. .i. míasa airgit), Ériu ii 4.14 . ¤torad pure profit (?): mar geltoradh, BB 279a1 = mar ghlanthoradh, Leb. Cert. 216.12 . ¤trácht white strand, CF 492 . Fig. (of a man's body) tar cech g. don rigfeindig, Acall. 6201, n . ¤tulchach having fair hills: fán dtír ... gealtolchaigh, Miscell. Celt. Soc. 352.y . an ḟuinn ghealtolchaigh, TD 16.10 .

gemlech

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Forms: geimhlech

n (gemel)

I o, m. geimhlech, IGT Decl. § 22 a fettered person, a prisoner, a hostage : roscacht i ngrísaib gemlig `in galling chains' (lit. burning pains of a captive), Metr. Dinds. iii 370.55 . a ngnimaib geimhligh, BB 275a1 = in n-gnímhaibh geimhlibh, Leb. Cert. 140.4 . pl. na geimhligh uile dh' élúdh, IGT Decl. ex. 805 . du : ní fhuil glas gan dá gheimhlech, ex. 803 .

adj II o,ā

(a) of or belonging to fetters ; fettered, captive : do chloind Laitin langeimligh ` full-fettered ,' Auraic. 802 . Bran gemlech glúair, LL 4287 . forais Genainn ba geimhlech `a man of fetters,' Leb. Gab.(i) i 130.4 . ar an mbróin ngeimhligh ngiall fettered swarm, TSh. 6684 . tri fichit uinge d'airget ghil ina unga geimhlech as his fetter-ounce (i.e. ransom), AFM ii 818.5 . = ina ungai geimleach, AU i 560.11 .

(b) Fig. criminal ? cruel ? : Nabal nemnech gemlech crín, SR 6325 . co cath gér geimlech, 5591 . mod ṅgémlech ṅgle (a cheville, ṅgemlech MS), 7149 . nāch cūala an [n]gnīm ngeimlech ngarcc ? Fianaig. 42 § 5.

gérat

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Forms: gérait

n (gér) ā, f.? also gérait i, f.?

(a) a champion, a hero. In religious poetry sometimes used of saints , hence gérait .i. naomh, O'Cl. gerait beodha no ... anrud, O'Dav. 1040. gerad .i. nia (?), Stowe Gl. 420 . gerait .i. beoda, O'Curry 1177 ( H 3.18, p. 467 ). ar ngerait .i. ar mac beoda, Fél.² xxiv (gl. in LB). gérait .i. gaisgeadhach, O'Cl. at gérat do daínib Tethrach, LU 10027 . Íssu ... ar Coimmdiu, ar ṅgérat (: asréracht), Fél. Prol. 90 ; June 16 ; ar ṅdí gérait chridi, Sept. 27 . Of a woman: Agatha in gérat, Feb. 5 ; hence gérait .i. ógh, O'Cl. Erig a gérait Ulad, LU 3592 ( SCC § 30 ). a gerit U., ib. 3615 . im fírgerait, Anecd. ii 37 § 9 . ó cech gérad, Metr. Dinds. i 8.41 . Eochu garb gérait Gáedel, 48.42 . cumnigthi gérat na gábud. LL 136b26 . Cormac ... gērait nime ┐ talmhan (a saint), ZCP xii 390 § 1 . gerrat gaisccidh, AFM v 1478.13 . geárrad ar ghaiscceadh, 1694 . Tadhg an eich ghil an gheroid, Irish Texts iv 32 § 20 . n p. na tri geraiti gaiscid sin, Acall. 3399 . a ṅgeraiti gaiscid, TTebe 2802 . geratai ... Goedel, Cog. 160.12 . g p. mór ṅgérat (: mélacht), Fél. Nov. 19. Ep. 72 . ?a p. bithmáraid a gréta (gerta, gértha v.l.), Fél. Prol. 232.

(b) valour (?): mó a gréim ┐ a gerait ┐ a chumachta oldás cach righ, Thr. Ir. Gl. p. 30 , s.v. Muma = a greit, Corm. Y 884 (prob. right reading).

(c) skilful, knowing: gerait ... glic, O'Dav. 1040 . gérait .i. glic, Eg. Gl. 385 . gerait .i. glicc, ACL iii 275.3 ( Stowe Gl. 428 ). gérait .i. glic .i. eolach, O'Cl. gearait .i. eolach, ZCP v 486 § 6 (B. na F.).

(d) a little boy: gerait .i. mac bec, O'Dav. 1040 . gerait quia geritur in sinu , O'Mulc. 642 . geraid .i. mac, O'Curry 2065 ( H 4.22, 67 ).

glandae

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adj io,iā (glan) : bright, pure, clear : drong in martir glandai `purified,' Fél. Aug. 27 . á rí glésse glandae, Ep. 454 . ind ócrígain glandae, Oct. 13 . a choem glanna (: anmanna), SR 1235 . bec d' olai glannai (of the widow's cruse), 7167 . Lucifer, lin cest ṅglanna (: anmanna), 1133 . glanna (: amra), 4334 ; 579 ; 1491 . cailech glanda co llind, Goid. 180.27 . rosc glass glanb[d]a (= nglanda Eg.), TBC-LL¹ 4045 . a ngart glanda (: amra), ACL iii 296 § 39 . a coiciud glanna Galian, Rawl. 82b7 . co ngleic glanda (glanbda v.l.) gelcharat, ZCP xii 377 § 2 . sa[i]lm ghil glandai, Snedg. u. Mac R 11 § 33.

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