gerthide

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adj (geir) io,iā suety, fatty, greasy : g s f. curchān gered gerthige, Aisl. MC 35.23 ; 84.21 . ? ní ba gerthide i n-ailt midchúarto, Tec. Corm. § 3.53 . As sobriquet and npr m. Mac ... don Maelodur in Gerthide : da mac la Geirthide, Rawl. 119b1 . Ceallach mac Gerthighi, Cáin Ad. 18.25 . Gerthidhe ... tigherna Ciannachta, FM i 214.3 (an. 590).

gésachtach

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Forms: gesachtach

(-echtach)

n I o,m. (lit. `screecher') a peacock : gl. pavo, Sg. 8b9 . gesachtach = pavonem, ITS xix 72, n. 10 .

adj II o,ā screaming, clamorous : bá messi in Cú Chulaind ... gnússachtach gesechtach, LU 9313.

gesadóir

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Forms: geasdóir

n (geis) i,m. an enchanter, a sorcerer : geasadóir nó lucht piséog, Deut. xviii 10 . geasdóir ` superstitious enchanter, exorcist ,' Eg. Gl. 369.

gesadóirecht

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n (gesadóir) ā,f. sorcery, divination : ní mo ghnáitheochthaoí geasadóireachd, Lev. xix 26. Is. xlvii 9 . an té ... doní piséoga no gesadóracht, O'Hussey 135.

gésca

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Forms: géscu, gésci

n io,m. d s. géscu, SR 6916 . n p. gésci, Wb. 5b29 . Im. Br. § 3.

(a) a branch : gen. used of an inferior, or secondary, branch, smaller than a géc. gesca palmi, TTr. 248 ( LL 220b13 ), gésca ola-crand, PH 872 . do iarraidh in gesgdha ordha, Aen. 1276 . ar gésce (gesco v.l.), BDD § 38 . na glas-gesceda darach, CRR § 37 . Aen. 1547 . i ṅ-glaccaib ┐ gablaib ┐ géscaib, TBC 5030 . gésca pailme, CC 1649.

(b) In B. na Filed by synecdoche a tree : assoid abhold trian lige ┐ ba gesco mor a cind septimo anno, RC xiii 222.42 .

(c) Fig. a ray (of the moon) : esca cid dodfeim | tan doceil nach ṅgesca ṅglan, SR 7918 . Hence : gesca ba hainm do shoillsi, Ff. 29.

(d) a branch in genealogy : genelaigi gesci, LU 3477 ( SC § 25 ).

(e) Fig. of persons a scion, an offshoot (cf. géc) : (Naomh Caillin) in gescai torthach co clanuib subalach, Fen. 4 géscca d'iarsma glainchinidh, FM vi 2264.5 . i 262.17 (poem).

(f) ? (Of cattle) the choice, the pick : nobered ... araile gesca (scoi v.l.) dina buaib, RC xxv 20.12 = gresce dia alum, 34.11 (Rawl.).

géscach

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adj (gésca) o,ā branching, rayed : raith rith la grein ngescaig (.i. ... is airi asberar gescach fri gréin, ar is uathi atá sollsi dona rennaib ailib), LU 843 , 845 (ACC).

gésce

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x see gésca.

? gesce

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ind sceo brogha gesce, O'C 429 ( H.3.18, p. 233ab ). Analysed into `gua eisce,' ib.

gésechtach

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x see gésachtach.

geslach

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x see gestlach.

gesróg

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Forms: geasróg

n geasróg superstition , Donl. 436.19 .