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garseclae , garséle

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garséclae , garsécle

Cite this: eDIL s.v. garséclae , garsécle or dil.ie/50331
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(1 gar) shortness of life; imminent death : gaire .i. gair-seclae, .i. gair-rē .i. rē gair, Corm. Y 698 . dligid cach gūbrethach garsēcli (gaire, garséle, gairsechla, v.ll.), ZCP xi 84 § 34h . ro gell ifern ┐ gar secli do gach duine no ṡarechad, Fen. 166.15 . tugadh gar secle do daoinibh ar an muigh sin, Leb. Gab.(i) 174 n. 1 . a glé-meth nó a gair-sécle (: dérge) (seighle, selge, v.ll.), Metr. Dinds. iii 230.64 . comad garshēcle dit ar dāig nā comrīsmais 'so that you would die shortly and we would not meet', BDC 110.101 . See also garséle, garséghla and mochscéle.