grán

Cite this: eDIL s.v. grán or dil.ie/26517

n o,n. ; later m. grain : n pl. tuarcain dofuaircitis inna grán, Sg. 184b3 . grann .i. a grano seminis , O'Mulc. 628 . grán eórna ... ro thog Cu Chulaind día echaib, LU 8835 ( FB 63 ). do gran cruithnechta, Laws v 18.5 . 'na mīngrān cāemh cruithnechta, Arch. iii 245 § 27 . gur claochló an tór ina ghran ... eorna, BNnÉ 233.9 . ní íostáoi arán no grán bórtha, Lev. xxiii 14 . cia an sórt do ghrántaibh bhus líonmhaire, Corp. Astron. 208.19 . fearann ... gráin cron- land, ITS iii2 34.7 . gráin chatha caltrops : grain catha .i. bera ut est síl goirt focertar forcertar (sic) fri belatu criche ata heislinne ..., O'Dav. 1046 . tres in n-engnam neamaicside sin .i. tres na grainib catha (= semen bellicosum), Todd Nenn. 60.5 . is cuma dhuille an fheadha fo chosaibh daine amail nobeith grain chatha fo chosaibh, Ériu iii 164 § 20 . dognīth secht mēich lais di grāin chatha, Fianaig. 34.15 (see note). trí méich fo thri do grannaib catha tucsat leo dar muir, LL 328b15 . grán is é corcra ód chathuibh | corcra tachair é a n-ithir, IGT Decl. ex. 144 . arilli .i. granna finem[n]ach grapes, Arch. i 331.20 . gránmuine sloes, Thr. Ir. Gl. 23 (s.v. greth). Irish Texts i 33.21 . grannmhuine .i. áirneadha .i. an grán bhios isin muine, O'Cl. grán oiliolla catapusia (seed of spurge), 23 K 42, 413.3 . `grán lachan or grán tonóg the small herb or weed duckmeat,' P. O'C.

Compds. ¤chrúach a stack of grain : bíodh a fhios agad nach arbhur go gránchruachuibh, Gadel. i 128.587 (PCT). ¤remor : gart gráinremhar `a field heavy with grain,' ib. ex. 342 .