genemain

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Forms: geinemain

i,f. IGT Decl. § 10 . vn. of gainithir.

(a) coming into existence, birth : geinemain (gl. generatio), Ir. Gl. 887 . geinemain do o maithir iarna tuisti o athair, Laws i 256.27 Comm. comtis leir fíad genemain, SR 2808 . ar a genemain o'n bannscail, PH 4784 . maircc do ghein do gheineamain, RC xxxvii 345 § 1 . PH 5305 . TTebe 134 . secht ṁblíadna riana genemain, Ériu iv 22 § 4 . Crist do genemain, LL 9a21 . genemaint Crist, BCC 390.17 . ┐ teicemad co millfed in geinemain et forte abhortiret, Irish Texts v 72.17 . Of procrea- tion : ge[i]n soinmeach do geineamain uadh ┐ o mnai, BB 261a57 . g s. i n-uair genemna do ríg, LL 147a8 ( PRIA iii 546 § 7 ). fod mo gheinemhna ┐ mo ghnáth-choimperta, BNnÉ 267.5 . o fodhar na genemna the sound of birth, Auraic. 1616 . ó phort a gheineamhna, TSh. 736 . do thaobh a ghlún ngeineamhna `by virtue of his ancestry,' TD 31.12 . Cf. TTebe 4868 .

(b) generative power ; growth, production : a uirghi cle ... is uaithi ata in geinemhain, Laws iii 354.19 . fāsaidh as in grān sin ... an geineamhain nadurtha da bhi a cumhachtaib ... don taib astid, Astron. Tract 156.24 ( ITS xiv ). nemgene- main ceól, LU 701 ( ACC 36 ). As vn. : nócha n-adha ní do geineamhain o neoch isin ní na bronnann sé, O'Don. 661 ( H.3.17, c.492a ). ré grás Dé do gheineamhain 'na chroidhe, TSh. 8696 . sgáoi d'orcaibh ... ag geinemhain, IGT Decl. ex. 331.

(c) Abst. for concrete race, progeny : combáig ... trenfher in genemna Ádaim, TTr. 1350 ( LL 235a28 ).

(d) source, fountain-head (of waters) : mar a raibh gineamhuin na n-uisgeadh, 2 Kings ii 21.

(e) semen virile : tri tighi na genemna, per inspissationem spermatis, Irish Texts v 60.20 .

genemnach

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adj (genemain) o,ā genital : morgadh na mball ngeneamhnach (= genitalium putredines), 23 K 42, 36, 11 . coimil dona ballaib genemnecha, Irish Texts v 72.8 .

generál

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Forms: general, ginirel, geniler

n o,m. General of a Religious Order, Superior : Generāl in auird minuir, Fl. Earls 164.5 . ier ttogha generāil ... ar a n-ord, 174.27 . One in supreme command : an general , FM vi 2044.13 . ginirel, Rel. Celt. ii 182.32 = geniler (by metath.), 31 .

generálacht

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n (generál) ā,f. supreme command : generalacht coccaidh ┐ siothcana na hErenn, FM vi 2044.10 .

generálta, generáilte

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Forms: generailte

adj. general, universal : riagail generálta, O'Gr. Cat. 180.34 . comarrle generalta a general council, AU ii 262.5 = generailte, FM iii 184.z . benedixion generailte, Fl. Earls 172.17 .

gengáire

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x see under 1 gen, where some exx. with gáire may be compounds.

genidecht

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n (genit) ā,f. the characteristics of a `genit,' q.v. ; panic-madness : gur luath-meadrad ... do grain ocus do genidecht, MR 178.11 . Cf. 230.z . re geltacht ocus re genidecht ro cind comairli, 236.12 . co ndeachaidh ... ar gealtacht ┐ ar geinidecht amail gach n-ethaid n-æerdha, Buile Ṡ. 14.13 . g s. do chur gráine ocus geinedechta is in n-gilla, MR 178.5 . re grod-bidgad na genidechta, 232.11 = LL 409b11 .

genidil

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x see genitil.

genis

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pn the Book of Genesis : .u. liubra moise .i. genis, etc., Hib. Min. 65 . amal innises Moisi ... insin genis ind recta, LU 132 . Rawl. 72a7 . ic trachtad for geneiss rechta, 69b22 .

genit

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n i f.

(a) a female mythical being of malevolent powers : no sgrechat na geniti dó, LU 8875 ( FB 67 ). ar donadbat genaiti (gl. .i. mna) áesa a Tenmag Trogaigi (gl. .i. a Maig Mell), LU 3520 ( SC § 28 ). na trí gheinide ghnúis-uathmhara, ML 118.32 . Gen. in phrase geniti glinne : demoniac spectral women of the glen : a kind of other-world Amazons who with like supernatural beings appear with shrill cries on the battle-field : is cumma congairtis de bánánaig ┐ boccánaig ┐ geniti glinne ┐ demna aeóir, TBC² 1924 . bánanach no bócanach no genit (giniti St.) glinni, TBC 1537 ; 2584 (geiniti) ; 3301 . foídis S. iat ... cusna genitib glinni, LU 8871 ( FB § 66 ). etar ... badhba bēlderga ┐ ginite glinne, Fian. 94.25 . genit glinde .i. ben i nglinn (gen .i. ben, glynnon .i. foglaid .i. banfoglaid bid a nglinn), O'Mulc. 640 . Also gelliti glinne, through confusion with geilt, q.v. : boccanaig ocus geliti glinni, Cog. 174.9 . raloisc na secht gelliti isin glind, LL 44a18 . do chomgai- readar ... badhba ┐ geilide glinne ┐ arrachta aieir, CF 743.

(b) Applied to Cú Chulainn a weird, sprite-like creature: inn é in genid seo as dech gaisced la hUltu, LU 1439 ( MU 46 ). `Ní rúalae in magsa,' olsí, `nad ro lá genid gráinde a lóeg bó bríuine,' Comp. CC 31.21 = ZCP iii 237.19 . genide grainne .i. gaisgeadh dá marbhthaoi naonbhair d'aon bhuille, O'Cl. (cf. Comp. CC 41.x ).

genitil

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Forms: geinitli

n f. genitive case : cuig (= cujus) .i. genidil, Laws v 4.2 Comm. is aondelb for a ainmnigh ┐ for a ginitil, Auraic. 3611 . g s. geinitli, 4847 .