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abacc

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n o, m. (see Vendr. Lex. and ÉC xxiv 185 ) dwarf. In native glossaries derived from 1 ab (cf. Ériu xvi 38.4 cited below and We. afanc beaver), but the exx. do not support the meaning castor (Vendr.). abac .i. ab aband ┐ bac beg; bec bīs i n-aibnib é. Nó becc a á .i. a airde, Corm. Y 83 . a.¤ .i. bec abae, ar is a n-aibnib bit, ut dicitur: Tuatha a.¤ usce uair gluair conanat in gach dail, O'Mulc. 3 . a.¤ .i. bec adbae fobith senbic frith is in boind, O'C. 123 ( H 3.18, 74 - 5 ) (referring to the story of Senbec, RC vi 182 ; Ériu xiii 26 ). in t-aboc o Rus chaem Chas / noco n-é a taeb as imda .i. fota, LU 1029 (ACC). doluid in t-abac . . ./ . . ./ co romarbsat in abacc / fo a cossaib iar crín-amarc / ó lecht ind abaic-sin síar, Met. Dinds i 18.69 . a.¤ Pátraic, Trip.² 1905 . ro tṡillestar sí ar in n-abhacc .i. Cnú deireoil, Acall. 6000 . mar do bemais 'nar lenbaib bliadne nó 'nar n-abhcaibh beca, 5927 v.l. Lecht ind Abaicc (one of the monuments of Tara), LL 3843 (cf. lige). lige in abuic, Todd Nenn. 200.1 . mac Mēin in t-aphac bec aon-dhuine is lugha a ufianaib Ēreann, Feis TC 255 . abac do fuair Fionn ferda, SG 108.6 . Cronán abhacc ab Cluana mic Nóis, TFrag. 94.9 = Cronán becc, FM i 296.6 . cruitín no abhac, Lev. xxi 20 . abhac `a dwarf', Eg. Gl. 27 . Associated with luchorpán: doloto(ta)r lucorpain dond rig . . . atgege fergus fair . . . eolas fobarta fo muirib . . . rotbia ar int a.¤ acht aen ar[a]cuillimm airiut loch rudrige, Ériu xvi 38.4 ( Laws i 72.6 .) líntar in port forru do demnaibh i ndealbhuibh abhac ┐ luchrapan, Lism. L. 3776 . nān .i. bec, ut dicitur, nanus .i. abac lucharbán, O'Mulc. 828 .

bidgaid

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Forms: bedgaid, bidgad

v (bedg). Also bedgaid. IGT Verbs § 80. jumps, springs; starts; is startled, affrighted, aroused: tria chlár cruaid i toeb a chinn / ro bidgc in gái gluair gerthind the spear shot through its solid wall past his head, SR 6076. bidgais Cú Chulainn co 'mmarossed dar nói n-immarib on Gull sechtair, RC xiv 408 § 20. ro bidhg an ingen i nd-airdi `leapt up', Grail 2369 . biodhgfaidh Niall Óg a hUltaibh N. will come springing from U., Aithd. D. 15.8 . amal ro bidg ┐ immeclaig neam hi cesad Crist `shook and trembled', PH 33. ní biodhgthair (: gciontaibh) fa a fhios d'fhagháil `one is not startled to hear of it', Dán Dé xvii 23 . robethgator int aos creth aga huinde (B. na f.), Arch. iii 310.22 .

Vn. bidgad.

comglúair

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adj ( glúair ): S. . . . / crechlasrach cathglicc comgluair very brilliant , LL 15867 .

? conanat

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v tuatha abacc usce uair gluair c.¤ in gach dail, O'Mulc. 3 . Cf. comanaid.

5 día

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adv enough (poet.): dīa .i. lór, ZCP v 484 . Usually in inter- jectional phrases with partitive de: tri maic mathe la hErc | dia do gluair , LL 333c25 . dia do chumail am' chinaid sufficient satisfaction for my offence, Met. Dinds. iii 62 . Fre- quent in early modern verse: dia do chabair na coisi | ara tabair tarcoisi help enough are the Feet that thou revilest, IGT Decl. ex. 204 . dia do chléirc[h]eacht `how clerical', Studies 1918, 98.5 . tarla dhóibh—dia do mhíoghaol—. . . neart a chéile do chlaochlúdh, TD 26.58 . dia do bhail, Dánta Gr. 16.73 .

díllat

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Forms: dilat, dílad, -at, dílaid, -ait, dhillaid, dillat

n f. in tsalachdilat , Laws ii 170.10 Comm. dílad, -at, f., IGT Decl. § 12 . dílaid, -ait, f. § 13 . See Ped. i 24 and cf. díallait.

(a) garment, dress, raiment: dillat leith ungae `a vestment worth half an ounce', Thes. ii 239 ( Ardm. 17b1 ). sénais díllait do Chondlaid, Hy. v 82 . dobert díllat i criol, 84 . gaibidsom a dilatt (dillat, LU, dhillaid, H. 2.17 ) noenaich nimbi, TBC 2038 = a dillut oenaig, TBC 2727 (a dillait inaonaigh, St.). gabaidsom a díllait nóenaig imbi, LU 6115 = TBC² p. 61 n. 7 . ro chress a celtar comga taris don tlachtdillat tíre tairgire . . ., LU 6440 = TBC² 1927 . TBC 2586 . tig cráeb co n-iaraib aice | fo diamair a díllaite, Met. Dinds. iii 60 . cethardha ndillatha (ndilata, Stokes) `four suits of clothes', Laws iv 312 Comm. caitiat in edugha? . . . do dilluit lais, alunae cach dia, araile i n-airicill (he has) two coverings (or robes), one for every day and one in store, ii 146 Comm. saluchdillat a child's swaddling clothes , ii 160 . in tsalachdilat, ii 170 Comm. dillat cleib `a cradle coverlet ', ii 176 . d.¤ ligi bed-covering: ar scath dilata ligi, O'Don. 1607 ( H. 5. 15 12a ). in dillat ligi, 2369 ( Rawl. B 506, 44a ). roscris in t-eideth ara druim ┐ rogerr in dilat aluind oraighi trithi, ZCP vi 70 . diollait .i. édach .i. brat ┐ léine, O'Cl.

(b) saddle, horsecloth, caparison (cf. díallait): is and rucad in rigmac | itir dirmaib na ndillat | fa roth in charbaid gluair gle | dar lean Mac Roth in rime (of Mac Roth of TBC), Lec. 368b29 . x loa .i. bruit derga nó bruit loi .i. pill nó echdhíllat, Ériu ii 4 n. 71 . Of the ass ridden by Christ: . . . oir nir deisid na hainminti so do sriantaib na do dilataib orda acht is o étaigib becca dereola ┐ ó dá tédan becca dereoile do hull- maided dósin iad, 3 B 22, 113a22 . for each mbuada cona dillait cumdachta fair, Aen. 722 . cu cengailtea a marcaig isna dillaitib orda ar omun nach lenfaitis dib, ZCP i 382 . daine sin [na] gnataigit dillata fothi iter `who never use saddles', CCath. 3032 . i corraib na ndillat `on the pommels of the saddles', CCath. 5669 . rotócaib sir B. in c[or]p . . . ┐ rochuir a ndillait an sdeda he, RC x 187 . glac ¤e fork of the saddle: dochuaidh a nglaic dilaiti in sdeid, ZCP vi 97 . ni raibi ridiri . . . nar leagc as a ndilataib, D iv 2, 41ra23 . iomadh dilloid is srian, Rel. Celt. i 162 .

2 Domnann

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Forms: Domnainn, Domnann, Domnaind

pn g s. and g. pl. in various population- and place- names, n pl. Domnainn. Cognate with British Dumnonii. See O'Rahilly, Early Ir. Hist. and Myth. ch. vi . Perh. g s. in: Indech mac Dei Domnann , RC xii 62 § 25 . Innech macc De Domnonn, Lec. 24b3 . Indech mac Dé Domnand maic Dicolla, Rawl. 162f17 . n pl. Lagin. . . Domnaind dogairdis riam, O'Mulc. 779 . Lagin . . . dogairtis o tri hanmannoib Domnand (Domna[i]nd, Ed.) Galeoin Lagin, 781 . Galion ┐ Domnand anmand sin do Lagnib, LL 311a20 . Commonest in population-name Fir D.¤ : in mílid mórchalma d'fheraib Domnand, TBC 3005 . clanna Semeoin . . . | rogairmdis Firbolc co mblad | is Fir Domnann on damnad, Lec. 84a40 . Tuath Fear nDomnand i Crich Chera, 351a22 . dorochair . . . i cath la firu D.¤ , 27b22 . dronga Domnand, Ms. Mat. 485 . Note also: Mess-Delmann Domnan[n], Ält. Ir. Dicht. ii 6 § 2 . grian iarthair dómain Domnand (from poem on Oengus), Fél. pref. xxv . rí D.¤ , ZCP ix 468 § 31 . In place-names: Irrus D.¤ (Erris in Mayo): rí hIrruis D.¤ , ZCP ix 464 § 15 . Inis Gluair a n-Irrus D.¤ , Todd Nenn. 192.9 . leis an nGamhanruidh o Iorrus D.¤ , Keat. ii 2902 . Inber D.¤ the river and bay of Malahide, Co. Dublin, Ms. Mat. 485 . innber Domnand, Lec. 39b39 . inber Domhnonn, 38a12 . Goill Inbir Domnand, Fél. p. 72 .

élap

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n ` Divine Ruler (?) (`a compound of Hebrew êl "God" and Ir. ap, a loan from Lat. abbas' K. Meyer, Miscellanea Hibernica p. 29 ): Fiacra fer na feili | ...gērat gluair co nglaine | ēlap sluaigh co saine IT iii 57 § 108 . Cf. Él.

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, FM i 544.14 . in gabuir , RC iii 184.30 ( LL 122b12 - 13 ). gabair, xvii 143 (Tig.) = FM i 194.9 (gobhar). gabair brec- glasa (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 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 ( SC § 33.19 ). Cf. [s]ceo gabrai, Ériu viii 173.12 . a p. for gabru, Met. Dinds. ii 82.39 . n du. a dá ṡenga- bair, TBC 4598 (= di ṡengabair, Lec.). a du. in dhí gabor, ZCP vii 305.26 . Fig. gabra lir (lit. sea-horses) crested waves, Im. Br. 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 .

gailbech

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adj (gaillim a storm ?) o,ā stormy, tempestuous, fierce : atuaid in dub gailbech, grach (of the North wind), SR 71 . in gaeth gailbech guibelta, Acall. 383 . sidi gaithi géri galbigi, TFerbe 89 . TTr.² 851 . ria ndílind gailbig glúair , LL 126b47 . in gáeth gailbhech (v.l. gailbtech), CC. 1694 . fri báig Saxan ngalbech ngand ` violent ,' Met. Dinds. ii 36.18 . co rob clog trāth in tenga-sa ... gid gēr gailbech abusive (?), Arch. iii 234 § 9 . gemhel ghlúinech ghlas ghailbech, Studies 1920, 418.23 .

? 3 gair

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ind in grian gluair goires cach ṅgair (: gēnair) (ref. to Nimrod), SR 2735.

galais

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n (gal ?) d s f. contest, victory (?): gabais in sluag raind ind ḟaidb | gluair iarna ṅgalais glégairb, SR 6462 . ar gais galais (: anais) no gart ṅgle, 6035 .

gamanrad

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pn ā,f. name of a famous Firbolg warrior tribe of Irros Domnand: bátár tinoltai na gamanraidi oc A. ... Ba si-sin in tres læchaicmi hErend .i. in Gamanrad a hIrrus Domnand, IT ii2 215.70 , 74 (TBFlidais). do gamanraigh Irrus Domnaill (sic), RC xi 31.23 . an Gamanraid ag tóraigheacht ar feraib Ereann, Hy Fiachr. 96.13 . trí haicmeadha ... do bhí do thréinfearaibh i nÉ. i gcomhaimsir ... an dara haicme Gamhanruidh Iorrais Domhnonn, Keat. ii 3436 . Transf. a warrior stock or band (possibly this is orig. sense): gamandrad Locha Cūan, Arch. Hib. ii 73 § 45 ( LL 184a36 ). gamanraidh ... Dalcais, Cog. 178.4 ; 166.3 . mor ... do ghamhanraidh ghasta ghníomhacha, ib. 42.18 ; 56.15 . Trí maic maithe la hErc dia do glúair do gamanraid, ZCP viii 321.2 . Muscraige ... iarna loscad ... o ghamandraid O Ceindétig, LB 254 marg. sup.

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 ?), Met. Dinds. iii 114.47 .

gelbdaide

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adj io,iā fair, bright? Epithet of a hero: gass glan glúair gelbdaide, RC xxix 211 § 5 ( LL 6711 ).

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), Met. Dinds. iii 370.55 . a ngnimaib geimhligh, BB 275a1 = in n-gnímhaibh geimhlibh, BR 140.4 . pl. na geimhligh uile dh' élúdh, IGT Decl. ex. 805 . du : ní fhuil glas gan dá gheimh- lech, 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 130.4 . ar an mbróin ngeimh- ligh ngiall fettered swarm, TSh. 6684 . tri fichit uinge d'airget ghil ina unga geimhlech as his fetter-ounce (i.e. ransom), FM 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 ? Fian. 42 § 5.

gemred, gaimred

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Forms: gaimrith, ngaimreth, ngaimred, gemrud

n o,n, later m. winter : geimread geamhrad masc., IGT Decl. § 11 . arromertussa buith and angaimredsa (gl. hiemare), Wb. 31d14 . gaimrith, Corm. Y 673 . dorchu ina dúbgémriud, IT 190.29 (LB). d s. i ngaimreth , 687 . hi ngaimred , TBC² 1135 . issin gemrud , IT i 71.15 . Ériu vii 1.20 . da mer dia dergcumma i ngemrid, Laws ii 254.11 = ZCP xiv 356.11 . a ngeimrid ┐ a n-errach, Laws i 2.5 . isin cedghemreth in the early winter, ALC i 398.5 . g s. la tetacht ngaimridh at the coming of winter, Ériu ii 98.18 . fri fūaim gemrid (v.l. gaimrid, 197.26 ) gairg, vii 4.1 . trī mīsa gaimrid, TBC² 2959 . tossach gemrid gluair , LU 3604 ( SC § 30, 19 ). loch in geimridh, Laws v 270.25 gl. sneachta garbh tré ghaoith gheimhridh, TSh. 6219 . Fig. mar thic in gémrad .i. in bás, PH 7667 . Cf. ré hucht gheimhridh an bháis, TSh. 6350 . In npr m. : Mael-geimridh, Fél. 130.28 .

gér

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adj o,ā sharp, keen :

(a) In physical sense : comrac arm ṅ-gér, TBC 797 . iṅgni ... cruindgéra, 212 . co scenaib glasgéraib, LU 3888 ( SC § 40 ). Mac Ruaidri na renn roger, MacCarthy 434 § 1 . cu cloich ṅgéir, PH 5733 . carruic ghéur sharp-pointed , 1 Sam. xiv 4.

(b) In abstract sense keen, intense : rommain ar gāibthib géraib, Hy. vi.26 . ar iffern ṅgér ṅgenech, Fél. Ep. 538 . fīr ṅgér, a sharp ordeal, BDD² 712 . Bás meic ríg ... bid gním gér, TFerbe 106 . cath Géisille géar, fierce fight, Content. ii § 43 . Of illnesses acute : eslanti gera, Mack. Cat. 46.23 . O'Gr. Cat. 210.32 . galair ghéara gháibhtheacha, TSh. 516 . ḟiabruis géra = febres acutae, 23 K 42, 39.22 . Of taste salt, acid : na spisrud nger, Irish Texts v 78.26 . biada saillte na gera, 80.31 . Of satire biting, virulent : trí drude denma glam n-gér, LU 10547 . mac in druith al-lus glám ṅgér, Ériu ix 49 § 32 . glam gér .i. ainmedh i t'agaid, O'Dav. 1430. casaoide chruaidh ghéar, TD 22.56 . ib. 34.35 . Of sounds sharp, shrill : rosgrech ... co ... roger, ZCP vi 99.21 . Of per- sons sharp-tongued, railing : in cainti ba geriu ┐ ba gortiu ... bai i n-Hériu, Hib. Min. 65.3 . a bhfhocair mná géire with a brawling woman, Prov. xxv 24 . géar rom ghabh ní gus aniogh, Dán Dé xxix 6. Of animals : masa elta gési gér `sharp-voiced,' MU² 469. In favourable sense intelligent, keen-witted, acute : seanchus grinn géar, Content. xvi § 183 . ní aorfainnse ... an ghnúis ... ngéir, TD 23.20 . Cf. Dánta Gr. 38.8 . Equative : geraither cloidem, TBC 5601 (St.). gérither altan berrtha, MR 20.3 . gerithir a gae ri ailt, LL 44b27 . As alleg. npr m. Glas ┐ Ger ┐ Guba. See also Heldensage (Index).

Compds. (1) Prefixed to noun or adj. : ¤acre : dia do ghuasocht dá ngéar-agra `if thou strictly urgest,' Dán Dé xvi 15 . ¤aithech : Garaidh géir-ethach `a fierce vassal ,' Ériu i 30.232 . ¤betha a painful life , O'Dav. 338 . ¤breth a severe judgment : an ghérbhreith aithrighe the severe penance, O'Gr. Cat. 36.36 . ¤cert ? : ni frith fri geirchert ... ecnaid no drui (: Eigept), SR 3229 . ¤cúis subtlety , Prov. i 4 . ¤cúnntas a stern reckoning , Donlevy 484.11 . ¤daith : bronnaidh a ghroigh go gérdaith with eager promptness, IGT Decl. ex. 354 . ¤eolus exact knowledge , AU iii 574.10 . ¤fáebar sharp edge , Mart. Don. xxxv 22 . ¤fáebrach keen-edged: bád glasa gérḟaebracha a dhi tṡleig, Cóir An. § 6 = glas géarfhaobhrach, Keat. ii 1956 . ¤gairmnech shrill: gol ... goirt gergairmnech, ZCP x 413.7 . ¤gním mortification, austerity: géir-ghníomha goirte na haithrighe, TSh. 8813 . ¤gorm intensely blue: na gulbnig gergorma, LL 142a20 . ¤guasacht acute danger ; a ffuair ... do ghaibhthibh ┐ do ghérgusachtaibh d'easbaidh bhídh, FM v 1662.2 . ¤guinech sharp-wounding , FM i 334.6 . a cholann ghearghuinioch, RC xxiii 12.12 . ¤iarnaide : an sagart do léigen as na gériarnaighibh (i.e. from his fetters), Ériu v 92.14 . ¤inntlechtach keen-witted, acute , TSh. 2252 . ¤láided earnestly exhorting: iar ngresacht ┐ iar ngérlaoidheadh a bhecc slóicch, FM v 1356.18 . ¤loscad burning fiercely, searing: ceó ... tighe dha géarlosgadh, Ériu i 22.104 . ¤menma apprehension (?), intentness (?), anxiety (?) : atá germenma in t-ṡlóig form-sa, TBC 552 ; 498 ; 1467 . ¤nemnech agonising: gnáth-ghalar ... géir-neimhneach, TSh. 8239 . ¤oll : nī dīghainn mo glēs gēroll, ZCP xiii 8.5 . ¤radarc sharp sight: géradharc an uilc, Mac Aingil 21.4 . ¤rennach keen- bladed: tri .l. gai gerrandach, BDD² p. 68 § 165 (St.). TD 7.4 ; 16.68 . ¤scrútad close investigation , Donlevy 68.w . ¤smacht harsh rule, severity: géar-smacht an chéastúnaigh, TSh. 6383 (severitas tortoris, Neh. i 2 ). ¤tind : robidgc in gái gluair gerthind, SR 6076 . ¤tuicse keen intelligence: a léightheóir gherthuigse, Flower Cat. 574.4 . ¤úrlach (cf. urlaide): ro ēirigh go grod gērúrlach 'in a sharply smiting manner (?)' ZCP xxxiii 130 § 5 . Cf. imúrlach. ¤urnaighthe fervent prayer , BNnÉ 227 § 129.

(2) Prefixed to verbs : ¤gaibid binds securely: ro croclaigid ra cendsaigid ro glaccaid ┐ ro gergabaid ┐ tuccaid ar culu dun catraig, BB 238b53 . ¤lenaid persecutes: do geirleanfuidis sinn, Donlevy 90.2 . ¤scrútaid incites (?) : ilimat a fert ┐ a mhírbal ... gēr-scrūdaiss sin intinn-chroidheda na rēgiōn `incited the minds,' Fl. Earls 132.17 .

? glanrad

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n (glan) brilliancy : óen-ben ... | glúair a tarmun (= glandrad v.l.) is a tairm, Met. Dinds. iii 4.3 .

2 glas

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Forms: dubglass, rinn-glas

o,ā adj. descriptive of various shades of light green and blue, passing from grass-green to grey , opposed on the one hand to uaine green and on the other to gorm blue. It appears in the list of colours given as names to the winds in SR 58 seq. and Laws i 26.31 Comm.

I

(a) of green or greenish hue (esp. of growing things, grass, trees, etc.): géga glasa, Buile Ṡ. 30.17 . ith nglass, SG 80.9 . do glas cainnind, Laws ii 254.9 . a gcrích bhranach na mbenn nglas, O'Gr. Cat. 513.6 . ar chraoibh dhuilleaghlais, TD 1.53 ; 6.4 . Compar. glaisiu geltaibh gort `greener than pastures is ivy,' Auraic. 1189 . Superl. glaisium cnis `most silvery of skin' (of the birch-tree), 5617 . As subst. : fiad- ubull ... amail glas fiadan he, Laws v 474.17 Comm. Glas nenta (name of a cat `Nettle-Green'), O'Dav. 1045.

Compds. ¤choll green hazel , LB 155a26 . ¤chraíbech green branches : tene do glas-chrāibech, Aisl. MC 115.13 . ¤dair green oak : dairbre glas-darach, CRR § 37 . ¤désach green- spiked (of corn), FM v 1628.3 . ¤ḟér : luigfér glasfeóir ┐ arbar, LU 8124 ( FB 9 ). Fen. 50.22 . ¤ḟérach green-grassy , TTebe 2268 . ¤géc glaisgēg darach, SG 328.20 . ¤gésca : glas-gesceda darach, CRR § 37 . ¤gort a green cornfield , CCath. 4915 . FM vi 2332.28 . ¤míne `a green sward ,' Buile Ṡ. 90.y .

(b) blue, greenish blue ; greyish blue : dubglass (gl. caeruleum), Sg. 70b12 . ba glas ┐ ba téntide a sliab, Ml. 96b17 (ref. to Ex. xxiv 10 : quasi opus lapidis sapphirini). Cf. dath glas ... forsind sl[é]ib fo chosmailius saphirr, 84d4 . Of the eyes : súil glass, IT i 79.5 . rosc glass, TBC 206 . Equative glasidir buga indala suil, BDD 97 . Cf. IT i 119.27 (glaissigtir). O'Cl. s.v. bugha. TBC 5270 . rinn-glas keen and blue (?) : M. an ruiscc rind-glais, Cog. 102.22 . Of the sky : Compar. nem ... as glaisiu cach ligdath, Ériu ii 110.2 . Of the sea : itir glasmuir ocus tír, Im. Br. i 25 § 53 . Acall. 741. CCath. 3495 . tar glas-muirib, Hy Many 134.15 . clo do glasré[i]n, RC xiii 222.3 (B. na F.). on tSúir ... glais, TD 17.33 ; 2.1 . na mara glastonnacha blue-waved , CF (Eg.) 20 .

(c) Seems to be used of the blue dye extracted from woad (hence called `glasen') : croceo .i. glas vel tinctura, Thes. ii 361.8 (= Ecl. iv 44 ). ? To this : amail glas fiadan `like a wild herb,' Laws v 474.17 . Probably to this is due the doubt- ful gl. : glas .i. cron no buide, Mann. and Cust. i 436. Of the practice of tattooing with woad : Amargen ... gairglas gl. icatá in colpa glas iarna crechad, Anecd. v 22.18 and n. 7 . crecad glas ar na roscaib blue tattooing on the eye-lids, Laws v 108.30 Comm. See ZCP x 400 - 401 (Meyer). ediudh dearg ocus glas ocus dond do macuiph airiuch ; ediudh corcrudh ocus gorm do macuib rig, Laws ii 146.12 Comm.

(d) Of metal : co scenaib glasgéraib, SC 40. BDD 82 . scíath glass, TBC 5413 . do chainnlig na ṅglas-gae, Ériu iv 26 § 15 . taitnem ... na [n]glasluirech, CCath. 5447 . Ériu i 88 § 35. Cf. Cog. 202.9 ... a chlaideb ṅ-glasseltach, TBC 4603 . as bhar n-geimlechaib ... glas-iaraind, MR 178.4 . CCath. 2627 . catháir glas airgdidi (glassairgit v.l.), BDD 105 . glas-ghall a Viking (so called from their steel armour), MacCarthy 422.z . Ériu i 88 § 35.

(e) Of frost or ice : madain ghlaisreódha `shining with frost,' Buile Ṡ. 90.z .

(f) Of shades of grey : cói ... hi ṁbrot glass the cuckoo in a grey mantle, Thes. ii 290.9 . graig n-gabor n-glas, SC 33.14 . dá ech ... brecglassa, LU 8590 ( FB 45 ). glas-chullach a grey stallion , Dinds. § 107 (RC xvi). an Glas gaillmhe (name of a horse), Acall. 282 . mong glas gaisidech, RC xxiv 196.17 . glas-chlocha, CF 739 . forsan nglaslicc cloiche on the grey flagstone, RC xxvi 370.3 . xiii 66 § 68 . TBC 750 . ¤chéo a grey mist , 5042 . ¤nél dub dorchaidhe, TTr.² 848 . glas- neoill ... na maitne, CCath. 4362 . snath glasolla unbleached woollen thread, Laws i 152.10 Comm. See also (c).

(g) wan (of complexion) ; bluish, livid, discoloured ; faded (of garments) : glas mo ghrúadh, Buile S. 118.23 . beid cassa is lāma ... glassa (of corpses), Arch. iii 239 § 22 . cech det glasbuide, FB 37 (Eg.). corran glaisḟiacla, RC xxiv 196.19 . se glunmár ... glasingnech, FB 37 (Eg.). cruib garbae glaissfet[h]ac[h]a with livid sinews (?), CCath. 4029 . an tí ghlas ní dheachaidh de the livid mark (of Goídel Glas), Keat. ii 306 (poem). nídat glasa slíma a mbruit, Acall. 797 . As subst. a livid mark, bruise : math glas nō derg nō att 'if it be a bruise or an abrasion or a swelling' Cáin Ad. 28 § 44 , Ériu lii 127 . ni thernó ... gan chned no gan glas no gan derg, RC xv 202.10 .

(h) Modifying or modified by another adj. of colour : aghaid glasban pallid , CCath. 4022 . each glasbhán, Rev. vi 8 . na gruaidhe arna nglas-bhánadh, TSh. 1094 . det glasbuide, FB 37 (Eg.). cleirech glaisliath, Anecd. i 70 § 173 . madra ... glasodhar, Acall. 1900 . in t-ṡódh ... glasrod (v.ll. glasródh ; ghlasrúadh) russet, TBC 2366 . go ganem nglasruad reddish-grey , TTebe 1967 . brat dubglas dark-blue , TBC 5450 St. baill dub-glassa livid , Thr. Hom. 80.16 .

II Fig.

(a) glasmartre : a stage of self-mortification midway between bán- and dergmartre (glas being an intermediate hue) (see Ireland in Early Mediaeval Europe 44 ): filus trechenélæ martre daneu adrímiter ar chruich ... báanmartre ocus glasmartre ocus dercmartre ... issí ind glasmartre dó in tain scaras fria thola léo ł céssas saithor i ppennit ocus aithrigi, Thes. ii 246 - 247 (Camb. Hom.).

(b) fresh, young : glass glēthach Nūadu, Ält. Ir. Dicht. i 41 § 36. Cf. glasaigne, glasláth. Fig. iar mbethaid glūair glasglain, ZCP vi 265 § 20.

(c) fresh, raw, sharp .

(1) Of the weather (prob. orig. grey, overcast) : Ingoeth glas, IT iii 17 § 45 . is glas errach oighreta, KMMisc. 313.23 . re sidi ṅglasfuar ṅgaithi, TTebe 2402 . aimṡer lethglas, ZCP viii 195 § 16 . glas ūar errach aigide, Ériu vii 4 § 3.

(2) Fig. in moral sense harsh : rochertus for Lagniu lánēraic glais gluind, PRIA 3 Ser. iii 552 § 42 ( LL 147a49 ). Intensive, out and out, stark : 'na gheilt ghlas, Buile Ṡ. 6.y . gleo glasgharbh, Acall. 604 . Possibly also ZCP vi 265 § 20 . See II (b) supra.

(d) neutral-tinted, hence fig. plain, unpretentious, unassum- ing : re dán nglas ... | dán breaghdha do bhreágnachadh, Content. vii § 13 . is glas an sníomh an sníomh sin, ib. n.

(e) Leg. cú glas (derogatory) an immigrant from overseas (lit. grey wolf) : secht n-aithre la Feine nad icat cinta a mac, ri ocus esbog ... ocus cu glas, Laws v 234.24 . mac con glais .i. mac in con tar glas na fairgi, ib. 202.5 . Cf. Ir. Recht § 33 ; ZCP xix 348.

III Various compds. ¤bachall name of a crozier (prob. so called from its colour), BNnÉ 315 § 10 . ¤fhian (1) name of some sept (?) : in ghlaisfhian do mharbad ... ┐ rí na glaisfhéine .i. Mant na mulchán Ua Ruairc, ALC i 232.14 , 16 ( FM iii 124 ). (2) a warrior-band of the Fianna (named from colour of armour or standards ?), Oss. iii 88.13 . ¤fhine the child of an Irish woman by a foreigner; descendants of a woman by a cú glas : glasfine mac mna ditfini beres do albanach, Laws iv 284.19 . glasfine .i. gabair tar glas na fairge .i. mac murcuirthe .i. mac ... beres bean don ḟine d'albanach, 290.6 -7. ? ¤ḟúaróit : tre gerrolainn nglasḟúaróte, 'for the sake of a cold, grey, short fleece' EIS 168 § 83 . ¤láith, see separate heading. ¤mes (?) : grúaca a cennaib, glasmes ndóine `na ré (i.e. in reign of Flann Sinda), ZCP xii 235 § 52 . ¤reng a boar : glasreng .i. torc, LU 1287 ; 1327 . a wolf (?) : g s. co rucsat (leg. ruca sat) glasrinde ... fon muine (v.l. sod maic thíre), D iv 2, 63rb46 (= fol. 86 ). co nglassríanaib, 'with unornamented (lit. grey) bridles' Críth G. 14.346 , EIF 89 .

IV o, npr m. Glass mac Caiss, Trip. ii 570.16 ; 122.25 . pl. na trí Glais, LU 9083 ( FB 83 ). See also Heldensage (Index) ; Rawl. (Index). f. an Ghlas Ghoibnenn (name of a cow), see Goibniu.

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