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glicc

Cite this: eDIL s.v. glicc or dil.ie/26087

adj i acute, shrewd, ingenious, skilled : pad glicc far n-intliucht, Wb. 5c21 . is glicc som oc aslug in phectho `cunning in tempting ...,' 14d27 . cid glicc et cid sulbir oc aisṅdís, 27a8 . as nglic that he is wise, Ml. 120b4 . rit chell n-glicc , IT i 125.5 . fer fathach fíamach fír-glicc , CRR § 19 . nī glic sin (refusing an unacceptable offer), BColm. 68.19 . iar ṅgleo glic, LL 208a49 . Ailbe a chú glan glic glé, Hib. Min. 51.6 . mana roibhe si glic, cráibhthech (gl. prudens), O'D. 531 ( H 3.17, c.431 ). glic fri hailchi uara skilled in [carving] cold stones, ZCP i 455.1 . flaith na Fian faebairglic, Acall. 664 . ṡeinnes in cruit co caeimglic, 641 . leinbhín fa glic nglóir expert of speech, 633 . Cf. a Mhochaomhog an ghlóir ghlic, Atlantis iv 152.24 . pl. glan-naoimh ghaosmhara ghlioca ... Éireann, TSh. 2251 . lasna gliccu gnátha, Metr. Dinds. iii 218.38 . Compar. nipa gliccu felsub olambieid-si a more acute philosopher, Wb. 26d26 . ni for-gliccu ... inda oen na n-ánmanna no wiser than ..., SR 1235 . ni roibi Gregda ba glicca inas, TTebe 3932 . (As superl.) an tres airemh as glioca do ronadh one of the three cleverest computations ..., TBC-LL¹ p. 79 n. 16 . an chomhairle is glioca ... TSh. 269 . Superl. (used abs.): gliccem doruilli ethar `right prudently manned a skiff,' Metr. Dinds. iv 122.21 .

Compds. ¤cridech wise of heart: gach énduine glic-chroidheach, Exodus xxxvi 1 . ¤ráitech wise of utterance , Hy Maine 134.8 .