gadar

Cite this: eDIL s.v. gadar or dil.ie/25075

Forms: gagar, gaghar, gadhar, gagair, gagru

n o, m. earlier gagar (ON gagarr, see Marstr., Bidrag 112 , 158 ). n s. gaghar, Rawl. B 506 f. 29b . gadhar, IGT Decl. § 17 . n p. gagair, LL 1769 n . a p. gagru, 333c9 . a hunting-dog, a beagle : milcú .i. gadhar, O'Dav. 1248 , but cf. Fiachra i richt milchon, Ailill a ndeilb gadair ┐ Feargus a ndeilb madaid, RC xxiv 174.7 . in milchu no gumadh hé in gaghar, O'D. 2300 ( Rawl. B 506 f. 29b ). comdire a gadar ┐ a milcu, O'Curry 2143 ( Eg. 88, f. 2 (3)c ). milchoin innti is gadhair, Acall. 344 . bid gadhar tafaind ... Ailill, RC xxiv 176.3 . coin taffaind .i. gagair, LL 1769 n . coin ic letrad, gadhair ic tafunn, Lism. L. 3655. BNnÉ 197.2 . sechtmad n-eneclainni do cach ina gadhar, O'Dav. 1248 . guth gadair ┐ fiad roime, SG 40.19 . nir bo engach (einech, Lism.) ḟírgadhair, Acall. 6418 . duísgit na gadhair míl, Cóir Anm. 214 . gadair garga, Acall. 344 n . cuanart gadar, 1947 . gotha gadar, SG 64.39 . re gáir ghadhar, TD 34.24 . Fland Roí, is hé rogreiss na gagru asa charput co ro ralad a comarbus Patraic, LL 333c9 ( ZCP viii 320.23 ). Cf. Trip. ii 544.8 ( LL 42d8 ). Fig. an gadhar saothair se .i. an bás, TSh. 592.