gennaire

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n (genn) m. a hammer, a mallet : do ghlac geannaire 'na láimh, Judges iv 21 . Eg. Gloss. 378.

genncach

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Forms: geangcaigh

adj (? genc) o,ā snub-nosed . As a nickname : mac Emuinn gheancaigh, AU iii 278.6 = geangcaigh, FM iv 1118.6 . mic Feilm gengcaigh, v 1830.11 .

gensa

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x boaire gensa, see 2 genas.

gensalach

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adj o,ā foul-mouthed (?): Enna Gensalach iar sain | o failet Clann Cheindselaich | intan atraiged a ḟerg | nocho ba glan a goedelgc, Rawl. 84a52 - 53 . A spelling of Cendselach based on the etymology of the word as gen-salach for which see Coir An. § 209.

gent

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n o,m. (Lat. gens)

(a) a gentile : pl. ind eretecdaig, in geint, SR 8339.

(b) a race, a people (?) : trí meic la Símón ... ba balc-gent `a mighty race,' Met. Dinds. iv 188.4 .

gentarglés

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n (1 gen, cf. gentraige and gentraiges) one of the three strings of the Dagda's harp, which caused mirth in the hearers : Anmanna na ttéd nar throm | gentarghless golltarghless oll | suantarghles in gles oile | ... Día séinnte in gentarghless glan | ... gach a ccluinfedh ... | do beittís ag síorgháire, Duan. Finn i 43 - 44 . Cf. Mann. and Cust. iii 223 - 224 .

genti

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n (< Lat. gentes) i,m. pl. and see gent.

(a) In Glosses used in Jewish sense of Gentiles : geinti hiressich `faithful Gentiles,' Wb. 4c40 . am forcitlid geinte, 29d26 . de Iudéib do Barnaip, di geintib do Thit, 18d6 . etir Iudeo et genti, Ml. 35a19 . Wb. 19a10 . voc. a geinti hireschu, 3a13 .

(b) In older lit. in general heathens, pagans : ō dēibh no ainmnighdis geinti a llaithe, Corm. Y 419 = genti, LB. fes Temra cecha samna. ar bá híside caisc na ngente, LU 4211 . in conflicht rolasad na geinti and fri Pátraic, Laws i 2.12 Comm. genti bidbaid guilty pagans, Fél. Prol. 175 . g pl. na ngente, ib. 61 , 205 . do thochuiredh gentiu a n-iris, Hib. Min. 324 . na gente chennaigit ... delba hídal, PH 4583 . crand gíuis noadratís na gente, RC ii 394 § 25 . do gentib Gréc, Met. Dinds. iv 152.75 . fri hindarbud plag ┐ genti ... dib, RC xii 422 § 3 . ar galar, ar geinntib, ZCP x 346 § 6 . faid guach in t-Issa ... ol na geinti, Marco P. § 8 . Is. lx 3.

(c) the heathen Norsemen (common in Annals) : amal dundgniat geinti dinaib brataib bertae hodie as do the heathens of the spoils that they carry off today, Ml. 63c18 . loscadh Rechrainne o geinntibh, AU i 274.z (an. 794), Cath for Gennti, i 332.z (an. 833). loscadh Mungairit ┐ alanaile cheall Irmumen o gentibh, i 336.1 (an. 834). ticfait genti dar muir mall, Cog. 225.9 . Ériu vi 122 § 9 . gennti .i. cenél na pagán, ii 196.4 . coscradh Dunaidh L. ... la Geintibh, FM i 440.10 . na bhflaitheas ní tharla dhí | plágha gorta náid geinnti, Content. v § 65 . dub-g.¤ (lit. black-haired heathens) Danes ; finn-g.¤ (lit. fair-haired heathens) Norwegians : tancadar Duibgenti da- narda ... ocus dabadar ic diucur na Findgenti a hErind, Cog. 18.18 . is díobh ghairthear Duibhgheinnte ... agus Finn- gheinnte, Keat. iii 2456 - 7 .

gentide

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Forms: geintidhe

adj I io,iā heathen, magical : nēl ... granna gér garb geintide, SR 8027 . dluma gūra cerpa geinntide, 8087 . (Or possibly the latter from geinn `wedge' ?)

II As a noun, io,m. a gentile, a heathen ; n p. geintidhe, Is. xi 10 ; lx 3 .

gentilech

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Forms: geintiligh

n o,m. a gentile, heathen : pl. na geintiligh , Luc. Fid. 211.2 .

gentlecht

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x see gentliucht.

gentlide

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(based on Lat. gentilis)

n I io,m. a gentile, a heathen, a pagan : v s. a gentlidi, Wb. 5b32 . d s. frecre inso dar cenn ind iudidi don geintlidiu, 2a4 . g p. fu mam inna [n]geintlide, Ml. 73b8 . 67c2 . breo batses gente (gentlide v.l.), Hy. iii 2 . iar n-indarbad ... Iúdaide ┐ gentlige, PH 4644 . geinntlighi ┐ aimhirisigh ag lot na mainistrech, RC xxv 398 § 16 . do ba ghnáth-bhéas dona geintlidhibh Dies Solis do ghairm don Domhnach, Corp. Astron. 12.5 .

adj II io,iā gentile, heathen, pagan ; magic, pertaining to sorcery : in popul Iudaide ┐ gentlige, PH 4596 . trechumasc (sic leg.) do firaib creidmecha ┐ di firaib geindtlige a blending of Christian and pagan ordeals, Laws v 472.6 Comm. trí chumachta ṅdruidechta. ┐ trí eolas ṅgentlidi, TTr. 310 ( LL 221b1 ). tria grád ngentlidi `pagan love,' Met. Dinds. iii 70.48 . on droing ... allmarda glaingentligi (of the Norse- men), Cog. 50.22 . doficfad gente ... cona ndéib gendtligib, YBL 215b6 . faibli guacha gendtligi, TTebe 785 . ro īad snāth glas geintlidi, ZCP v 22 § 7 . do thógbhadar gaoth gháibhtheach gheintlidhe, Keat. ii 1318 . TSh. 6046 . baisted g.¤ circumcision : Issácc mac Abraham ... tuccadh an baistedh genntlidhi air ... doníat na hIdhail a clann do baisted co genntlidhi, Maund. § 94.