3 gáeth

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Forms: gaoth

n m. and f.(?) the sea, a stream, an estuary . gáoth .i. fairrge, Eg. Gl. 374 . O'Cl. gaeth .i. muir, H.3.18, 468 . gaoth a shallow stream into which the tide flows and which is fordable at low water, O'Don. Suppl. `gaoth (f.) a stream left at low water,' Coneys . ros-gab ecla dar gæth ṅglass, Ériu vii 224 § 39 . tar gaith glais ba trom a tress, O'C. 1180 - 1 ( H.3.18, 468 ), cf. Met. Dinds. ii 38.30 n . Ainm di Libia on gaeth grinn nodasitlenn, Rawl. 78a38 = on gáeith grind LL 135b48 ( Trans. RIA 2 Ser. ii 238 ). cor' baidead Aed ruad 'con gaith, Met. Dinds. iv 8.35 . andsom gobél gáeth a `gáeth' is most troublesome in a strait, Tec. Corm. § 17 . is desin atá in gáeth glan | loch maic Maireda Muman, Met. Dinds. iv 68.151 . ro ba tarcasal mara ... ar cruadh-ghaethaibh caladh, MR 288 . ag gaoth an chairrgín the inlet of Carrigin (a place-name) FM iii 122.13 . See also MR 288 . O'Don. Suppl.