grenta

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(part. of grenaid) carved ; ground, polished (of weapons) ; sleek, fine, splendid : srōll taisgreanta ar crann ga chur, IGT Decl. ex. 1227 . íomhaigh ar bith ghreanta, Exod. xx 4 (1827) = grábhálta, 1st ed. slógh na lann slimghreanta sean, Ériu v 62.155 . laoch mear greanta a swift, shapely warrior, ITS iii2 42.13 . measracha greanta, gréasda ... fa mheadhg bhlasda, GJ iii 37a.y (Stair É. Uí Chl.). ughdar greanta gasta ciallmhar. ITS iii 138.6 .

1 gres(s)

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n ā,f. ( IGT Decl. § 39 ) band of guests ; a guest : g s. cacha mbiam frisin greis donnainic, Anecd. i 40.19 . erpais a athair tine sailli dí do broth don gres, Lism. L. 319.23 = Irish Texts i 4 § 10 . is ardgres liath ... ticc cucad, Ériu viii 121.12 . pl. madh gresa oclaic[h] ... ticc `warrior guests,' ib. 121.24 . ┐ as as tecaid na gressa, ib. 121.25 . do gressaib ┐ glammaib dar cend a n-enig, TBC 1737 . fáitte Medb na drúith ┐ na glámma ┐ na crúadgressa ar cend Ḟir Diad, ib. 3018 . forslaicthe ar chinn cliar ocus coinneamh, greas ocus glamh, MR 104.1 . fled gres, Arch. iii 306 § 12 . greasa .i. áoidheadha no lucht énuaire, O'Cl.

2 gres(s)

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n ā,f.

I an attack, a hostile encounter, an onset : trom immorro in gress rolasat `... the attack they delivered,' RC viii 56.9 . amnass ... in gress rollasat, RC xiii 456.17 . díghaltach greise a champion (i.e. the avenger of an aggres- sion), MR 310.18 . is mo art fine 'ca focul | bith 'sa cath ag tnúthgreis, Fianaig. 82.6 . locud mo gréise (greisi v.l.) ceníl `shrinking from my tribal attack' ?, O'Dav. 581. . .. na greiss gúir | noberad leis cenn Saúil, SR 6395 . is gnáth iar ngreiss co torud | bág fri feiss fri fledugud, Met. Dinds. iii 350.39 . cipē bess for greiss whosoever be attacking, RC xiii 114.12 . do foillsighedh iofrann dó, go ngreis d'anmannaibh adhuathmura ann `with an onset ...,' BNnÉ 185 § 19 . gress fola fordergi ... do ferthain asin nell sin `an onrush of crimson blood,' RC xxviii 310 § 7 . (m.?) īar ngreis galach | cen anad ropo leis Ailech, Arch. Hib. ii 49 § 24 . greis .i. orgain, O'Cl. pl. arfich a n-gressu, LU 8313 ( FB 23 ). dóeme a mmórgressa ocus a mmóraurgala, ib. 8148 ( FB 11 ). doberot side gressa an cathae do Lugh, RC xii 83 § 83 . isé in mac-sa ferfas bar ngresa uile, ZCP v 504.5 . ce do-rairg gressa don phurt, ScMMD² 22.8 . am chur fri chruaidh- ghreasaibh, Todd iv 98.15 ( CRR² 39 ). Gnáth-hūaraib ar gressaib gal | glenaid luch inna lín-sam, Thurn. Gramm. ii 40 § 4 ( Thes. ii 293.20 ). ria ṅgressaib athar Solman, ZCP iii 22.20 ? = 1 grés. i n-éagmais a ndearnadh do ghreasuibh (sic leg. ; ghrasuibh, MS) ┐ d'ionnsaighthuibh, Ériu i 80.22 . Scīath ... co ngēire ngus agus ngreas, ZCP viii 227 § 7.

II an attack on the honour, an insult, an injury : is fēli dō ... a imfolach, intan teithes ria nōenḟer ; ol nīpo mōo a greis (gress, LU) do andās do Ultaib archena, TBC² 1268 . combai cen diamra fo greis, SR 6714 . docain co glerdaith cen greis, 1021 . ba gress ┐ ba imdergad mór dont shlúag anísin, RC viii 50.13 . díl gresse d'emain t'óen-rosc `one of thy eyes is a satisfaction for my insult,' Met. Dinds. iii 342.56 . ba gress don deóra dagḟir | a chuit feóla i n-óen- magin, ib. 162.11 . ri cen grain, cen gris, cen greiss (: eisleis), SR 2561 . .iii. lecca liss Luigdech .i. gress ┐ ruicci ┐ mebul, RC xxiii 324.30 . cach gres, cach enechruice, is for cintaib treisi ata, Laws i 162.x . coic seoit ina díriu do neoch iss gress do dia eneclann, iv 308.25 . i n-digail (sic leg.) na greise truime tucadh ar a enec, ib. 66.32 . dígal greise avenging an injury or insult, vendetta : aire echta, is é side condera a gresa, O'Dav. 637 . airi echta in tAengus Gabuaidech ac dígail greisi ceniuil a tuathaib Luigne, Laws iii 82.8 . forimtecht digla do greise, ib. v 296.19 . boi Oengus ic dígail gressi ceneoil i cociud Conacht, LU 4344 . nocha rabha dioghal greis na treis for lar Breghmhaighe, FM i 360.12 (an. 758). digaltach greise a champion : cid cia fer uaind budh beó de, | nách budh díghaltach greise, MR 310.18 .

III an essay, an attempt, a bout, a turn, the amount of any thing done at a time (? also m. in this sense) : cé dogénsam ainmne uime | frisin cédgreis (: ēislis) upon the first offence (?), Arch. iii 295 § 22 . greas for indeoin striking on an anvil, Laws v 474.1 ; 486.24 . Colam Collereach gaba na tri fhuar- gres `of the three cold strokes,' ib. 472.7 Comm. Goibniu goba faciebat hastas fri teōra gresa, ┐ ba fēith in tress gress, Corm. Y 975 = fria teorai gressai, RC xii 92.z . ata gobae liond cenai .i. Colum Cuaolléinech teorae nua-gres `of the three new processes,' RC xii 76.10 . grod-greasa gaibnige le h-ordaibh keen blows of smithcraft with hammers, MR 238.7 . do ghlac an ghreis mharcuigheachta ar feadh an fhaid cheadna, ITS i 36.12 . gnathaigheadh a mothrach re greas do laeib iad let him take them early for a certain number of days, 23 P 10³, 65a17 . mar mhnáibh dá ngáirinn greasa if, like women, I were to get fits of shrieking, Ó Bruad. ii 242.y .

1 grés

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n m.,u.

I handicraft, workmanship, ornamentation, artistic work : gréss i n-óentig fri muintir, Triads 70 . ferr grés soos, LL 345c51 . columhain marmair ... cu saine gacha gresa fair, ZCP i 254.24 . Cairnech ... scribnid Ciarain, is iside roscríb in scribenn amra ... cona hilgressaib `with its many illuminations (?),' Fél.² lxii 5 . glantar do tech gressa lat `let your workshop be cleaned by you,' Ériu v 72.18 . Of the work of building a tower : iar scur in gréssa (: béssa) glan- úair, Met. Dinds. iii 412.26 . togbhus an eaglas go ndealbh- adhaibh iongantachaibh ┐ go ngresaibh bregha `with wondrous carvings and brave ornaments,' BNnÉ 188.36 . seacht mbliadna tra robatar na descipuil forsin cuairt ┐ teora bliadna doib ic taispenad a ngresa i fus displaying their accomplishment at home, Auraic. 239 . indeoin in Daghdha ba druin | do grés Grinne, Celt. Rev. x 345.z . iomdha gréas na ghlas cherdcha ar an gcrannghail gcoinnealta, Ériu v 62.1 . a greis (leg. grés) gan locht ar a lār ornament without a flaw on its surface, Ériu ii 164.3 .

II needlework, embroidery, female accomplishments : fuath in gresa the pattern of the needlework, Laws i 152.24 . mad ingena nos-berat, non-alad fri druine ┐ gresa, ZCP i 422.1 . ni raibe bíad aile isin tigh acht ina fagadh-si ar a grés, RC xxvii 292 § 53 . ba halaind an ingin sin, eter cruth ┐ chéill ┐ gais ┐ gres ┐ genus, Ériu iii 168 § 25 . asaid in ingen iarsin eter ghenus ┐ grēs ┐ lēigenn, Arch. iii 308 vi 9 . go niomad gach nuile ghrés ar thaobhuibh an thaorchotúin (= tsaorch.), Rel. Celt. ii 260.39 . is ré n-a linn fos do cuireadh gréasa is corthaire ... ar bhrataibh ar dtús i nÉirinn embroideries and fringes, Keat. ii 1915 . clūimh arna grés le gallmhnaoi, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 98.128 . is meadhrach bíd maighdeana ag gréas a mbrat embroidering their cloaks, Ó Bruad. ii 206.1 .

III poetical composition, a work of art, a poem : ní gres luighthi co luathbras `no epithalamium rashly or perfunc- torily made' (O'Gr.), Acall. 818 . do mheas mé ar mhalairt cceirde | seachna na ngréas ngaoidheilge, KMMisc. 242 § 3 . is a fidnemedaib fognitis filid a ngressa, O'Mulc. 830 . ní rob gerr mo grés glé-maith, Met. Dinds. iii 346.102 . gréas do rithlearg composition of rhetoric, Content. xii 5 . ra ghreas laoidhe ar ar luigh san `in the poem on which he worked,' ib. xxii 13 . dealbhfad do Chormac mo chēidghrēs droighnighe, L. Cl. A. Buidhe 146.1 . grés oirrdheirc do bhegan rann | do dhealbh misi, Rel. Celt. ii 289.16 . ná tug geall dod ghréas- laoidheadh, Content. xii 6 . luach mo ghréas im láimh, Hackett xix 16.

IV work, doings : i ciniudh imdergtha gach duine allos a[r] ngresa, RC xiv 54.2 . ro taisben doib a gres o ro scarsat, Laws i 22.2 . teora bliadna doib ic taispenad a ngresa `three years in displaying their studies,' Auraic. 239 = 2554 .

2 grés

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n continuance, practice : ron-ain gréss a ṅguidi, Fél. Ep. 226 . maith leis gréss dia garmaim `likes to be cried to continually,' ib. Feb. 11 . mithig grēs fri hernaigthi, Arch. iii 311 § 6 . grés oifrind la hirnaigdi, Ériu iii 108 § 53 . sech ba formach for a ṅgrēs, ZCP xi 109 § 14 . ní ferr grēs ar crābud glan | dia rab lat dogrēs, a fir, BColm. 100.22 . timarnasat cethri primsuide Erenn gres fria (sc. in figell-seo) du gach mac bethad `enjoined its practice,' RC xv 491 § 31 . gres .i. do bunad, Lec. Gl. 418 . Commonly used in adv. phrase do grés always, perpetually, continually : cen imned do fodaitin ... dogrés, Ml. 24b13 . ní cuit broto acht is dugrés `it is not for a moment, but for ever,' 32c10 . dusgní dogres isnaib salmaib `he applies it ever in the psalms,' 29a3 . ciall chésta and dogres `the sense of a passive is always in it,' Sg. 208b14 . nídat chummai frisnammoltu dográes `they are not like the regular praises,' Ml. 115b3 . indithem dugrés (durés, MS) constant intentness, 28c14 . airde cáinchumricc et chóre dogrés, Wb. 7b4 . cid daitsiu nábad lat in curathmír Emna do grés, LU 8112 ( FB 8 ). i fíadnaisi ind ríg do grés, LU 1995 ( FA 6 ). do gres oc molad in Choimded, MacCarthy 44.10 . Of Lucifer and the serpent : ar comainmniugud ar n-dis, do gres, ib. 50.z . With neg. never : nach tibrad mnai dogrés, dianus tuccad nech ali remiu, IT i 119.2 . conna ro chomraictís do gres so that they should never come together, LU 4034 ( SC 48 ).

grésach

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Forms: graesach, grésach, gresaig, graescha, graeschaib, ingrésach, ingresach

adj (2 grés) o,ā lasting, perpetual, constant, habitual : graesach (gl. diuturna), Ml. 42a13 . grésach (gl. frequens), 36d15 . a s f. gresaig (gl. continuam), 32b16 . n p m. grésaig .i. suthini (gl. diuturni), 113b12 . Foll. by gen. : leiscc .i. fri fognam gréssich foigde na pronn sluggish, i.e. at service, constant in begging for dinners, Wb. 31b23 . neut. pl. graescha (gl. diutina), Ml. 105c5 . graeschaib (gl. aeternis), 111b24 . adv. ingrésach (gl. sedulo), 111b17 . ingresach (gl. proinde), 70c14 a. rolegh oc Espoc Eirc a shalma co gressach, Lat. Lives 103.2 . da cech oen no-s-guidet co gresach in t-apstal, PH 2567 . bad grésach oc ernaigthi, Ériu iii 98 § 16 . o hirnaigthib grésachaib, Anecd. iii 69.26 . rop dīriuch a forcitul | rop grēssach, rop grinn, Arch. iii 313 § 11 . atbert an t-aingel an mbrethir fa grésach lais .i. Diá do betho, Aisl. Tund. 106.26 . ba sollamain gresach la maccu Israel in sollamain-sea in Cengcaigis, PH 5417 . tangattar ... isin tionól sin í Domnaill feibh bá grésach leó, FM v 1428.1 . Compar. is eisside [sc. in cana] as gréschi fria admolad ┐ scēlugud, Corm. Y 276.

grésaide

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n (1 grés) m. a shoemaker, an embroiderer : pl. sgol ... ghresuidhthe, thailliuiri ┐ lucht ceirde, Luc. Fid. 332.22 .

gréschaigidir

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Forms: graeschaigfeasa, greschaigte

ind (grésach) (gl. continuet), Ml. 85a5 . graeschaigfeasa (gl. continuabo), 122b10 . greschaigte that are continuous (gl. diuturnorum), 88b3 .

grésche

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Forms: greschi, gresgai

n (grésach) ,f. continuance, constant practice : in greschi (gl. in omni instantia), Wb. 22d23 . in gresgai (gl. in continuationem), Ml. 89d11 . a s. doralus ar m'airi | gréschi (grescha v.l.) occa ṅguidi, Fél. Prol. 16 . co mbad glaine cride ... ┐ gresche ernaigthe dognethea inti, PH 6351 . grescha ernaigthe co n-āine, ZCP iii 28.4 .

grésgugud

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n (grésach) continuance : in gresgugud inmedonach `the internal continuation,' Ml. 47a4 . hon gresgugud (gl. continuatione), 28a16 .

gressacht

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n (2 gress) ā,f., vn. of gressaid, Ériu xliii 75 . IGT Decl. § 25 . inciting, urging, egging on, goading, instigation, stimulus, provocation: `is ulc[h]ach Cúchulaind. Is cubaid do niaid comrac fris.' Oc grēssacht Lōich ón dorigensat-som anīsin, TBC² 1646 . gabaid int aistire for gressacht in erluma `the door-keeper began inciting the patron saint,' Fél.² cxvii 2 . ro urthogaib a oll-guth ... do ghrésacht gasraidi ... Gaideal, MR 120.x . ic gresacht muinteri Poimp docom in cat[h]a, CCath. 5540 . ēir- gid mac Muiri mōiri | re greasacht na glanōighi, ZCP viii 563 § 20 . ba hiarna ndeg-gresacht do ladrannaibh hUa Neill `they had been greatly stirred up by the outlaws of Uí Néill,' BNnÉ 303 § 14 . ro-raid in fáid tria gresacht in spiruta nóim, PH 3671 . aingil do thidecht do nim ... di-a gresacht imo'n césad, ib. 3043 . do eirgetar an teglach co tinnesnech re greasachtaib aidbli ... Ailella, Celt. Rev. iv 12.8 . ic gresacht a ogdaim ┐ a eri arba fair, CCath. 887 . lucht a ngresechta `people to urge them on' (of oxen dragging waggons), ib. 1826 . tángadar na siabhra iar n-a ngreasacht do Mhaoil- gheann draoi ┐ marbhthar an rí leo, Keat. ii 5403 . ag a ngreasacht ré deánamh an ghníomha soin, ib. 1433 . bhar ngreasacht oirnn go sliocht Ír `your inciting us,' Content. vi 38 . fanning flames, the blowing of a bellows: tucait tri cóicait goband cona m-bolgaib goband da gressacht in tened, MU 44.18 . greasacht na mbolg d'á luaithshéideadh, ITS i 158.26 .

Compds. ¤brostad: tresin ngreasachtbrostad sin, CCath. 5968 . ¤laídiudh incitation, urging: oc gresecht laighiudh na ndam ┐ na n-ech, ib. 1837 . ic gressacht-laidiudh lochta in longphuirt, ib. 2447 .