1 gnó, gnáe

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n (? 2 gnó, Celtica i 322 n. 6 ) mockery, sport, pleasantry: gnó .i. cuidbed, Corm. Y 693 . gno .i. cuidbedh, O'Dav. 1028 . gnó .i. fochuidbeadh no magadh, O'Cl. car .i. brisc ... gno car cnam marbda `a dead bone is a brittle mockery,' O'Dav. 406 ; 1028 . roscendaig Conaire do Coincaulainn ar gnoe `bought them ... for sport,' RC xxii 304.17 ( BDD § 131 ). nech condaruice ar gnae (of two imbeciles) who united them [in wedlock] for sport, Laws ii 406.21 : gl. ar gnae focuitbidh, 28 . ? To this: doclos tre dhiumus mo gnaoi (gnaidh, gnái v.ll.) | is Iúdus Scarioth me `my mockery through pride was heard,' BNnÉ 102.9 .

2 gnó

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n m. business, matter, concern: gnó garb, Met. Dinds. iv 70.19 nírbo gnó do gail, `it was no occasion for valour,' 130.87 . gunó (= gnó) Góidrisce (prov.) a profitless venture (see Góidrisc), Ó Bruad. iii 72 § 12 . tri imurcraid deithnis do gnoithib deithnisacha, Irish Texts v 60.26 . As quasi vn. gabsat oc gnó, RC xliii 86 § 87.

Compd. ? ¤theiched: nírbo greimm in gnó-theichid `unavailing was his active flight,' Met. Dinds. iv 88.20 .

3 gnó

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adj illustrious , see gnóe.

gnóach

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adj (gnóé) o,ā beautiful (?), remarkable (?) : ingen gnoach oc Tadg thrén, Met. Dinds. ii 72.25 . dororainn ... an talam ... co romhuidh sruaim gnoach, Misc. Hag. Hib. 27.3 . ? ili a ngluind gnoaig daig betis cruaich `successful feats,' Arch. Hib. ii 54 § 3 ( LL 182a28 ). gnóach .i. oirdhearcas, O'Cl. s.v. gnó. ba gnim gnoach | imsoadh mo cuairt na crocund, Anecd. i 55 § 41 . See also gnoíech.

(?) gnoaid

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v 3 pl. gulban gairb grui gnoat som (rhet.), BB 380b7 .

gnóaightheach

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see gnóthaigech.

gnóaigid

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v (gnódhaigid, gnóthaigid) denom. of 2 gnó.

I Intrans.

(a) works, labours: imp. gnóthaig as mo gnáthaib `busy thyself with my wonted arts' (?), Met. Dinds. iv 72.64 . With do (ar) works for, serves: ? na hiarr ni na saoilfithea doghonochas duit, Ériu v 126 § 14 . cinnus do ghnodhaidh (sic leg. ? -adh, MS) do crodhachta don Fraingc?, RC xix 266 ( Fier. § 183 ). gidh mó do ghnóthuigh Mac Liag ... ar Brian | ná sibh-se ar chineadh Cais `... did greater service to Brian,' Content. xvi § 136 .

(b) achieves, succeeds, wins: rí Sagsan do thecht in Érinn ┐ ní ra gnoig a bec in Érinn, AI 338.20 . gnodhaighit ... Laitinta ┐ dichuirit ar culu na Troianu, Aen. 2814 . cinnas do gnodhaighebur? how have ye succeeded? RC xix 136 ( Fier. § 106 ). gnoeōchaidh a leas his luck will succeed, ZCP x 223.17 .

II Trans.

(a) earns, acquires: cred do ghnoaigheabhair (gnodabur-si v.l.) ó shin?, ITS xix 102.w . gnodhaidhim a[n] cathughudh I gain the battle, RC xix 38 ( Fier. § 47 ). an uile chrabhadh lear ghnothughadar an choróin, ZCP iv 444.23 . an ní sin do gnoaighes o Día, BCC § 357 (404.25) . an té ghnodhuighios anmanna, Prov. xi 30 . gnóthaigh ó'n Róímh | deispionsáid procure ... a dispensation, O'Gr. Cat. 593.1. TD 33.7 .

(b) profits, avails (?): as olc rom gnoaig se ill has this profited me, TBC 2500 (St.) = ronmarg-sa (LL). Vn. gnóugud, q.v.

gnoaithech

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ind Goth gort Gailian gnoaithech, LL 386a7 .

Gnoan

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Forms: Gnoain

o, npr m.: g s. Feis Tighi Gnoain , Anecd. ii 45.3 .

gnóbla

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n one of the twelve landmarks that define a boundary , Laws iv 142.10 Comm. ; ib. y Comm.

1 gnod

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n a point, a tip: gnod .i. a cono (cano , MS) conum est summa pars galeae, O'Mulc. 671 . gno[d] (gno v.l.) is rinn, Met. Gl. 22 § 75 . ? scoiltis a luirg co robadar tri gnuidh do lea[th]-scoilteach les, IT iii 196 § 39.