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gairm n n,neut.;f.in Mid. I.g s. garma, Hymns ii 16 .d s.
garmaim, Fél. Feb. 11 .garmmaim, Laws iv 340.17 .gairm,
35 PH 4489 .a s. gairm, LU 9092 . Fél. Aug. 14 .n p. garman,
Corm. Y 723 .g p. garmand, LL 153a43 ( Met. Dinds. iii 66.11 ).
Vn.of3 gairid,q.v.
(a)act ofcallingorsummoning; acall,summons,cry .
Asvn.:maith leis gréss dia garmaim,he likes to be called
40to continually
, Fél. Feb. 11 .gairm neich na dorus, MacCarthy
130 .Nestor ... do gairm ina dochum, Aen. 783 .a brathair
do gairm chuici to invite her brother, RC xxiv178.8 .comai-
thig do garmmaim, Laws iv 340.17 .Ulaid acot gairmsiu,
TBC 3445 .do bi se (i.e.an coilech) ag gairm crowing ,
45 BCC § 122 . Abst. for concretetheperson invoked: a gairm
na sochaide(of Christ), Ir. Lit. 4.12 . More frequently a
meresubst.:roclos cīan son a garma, Hymns ii 16 .acht ma
rainic in gairm`if the shout has reached [the distance],' Laws v
188.26 .truagh in gairm mo beth i pein, ZCP x 415.9 .
50 conggairet gairm n-amnas fair, LU 9092 ( FB 84 ).raleig
gairm ard ... ara síair, TTebe 4317 .legidh tri garmand fair
he calls him three times, Aen. 2656 .ma ... dorinde na tri
garmanda anacail, is slan dó if he has uttered the three
summons to protection
, O'C. 523 ( H.3.18,262b ).Cf.
55 iar tri gramanda escairde, O'C. 957 ( H.3.18,413a ).gairm
in ghobhair, ZCP vii 269 § 9 .ó hsamhain ... go gairm don
chūaich, viii 222 § 8 .im gairm na n-én, LL 356 marg. sup.
gairm cailig cercc, Laws iv 194.3 .co rogair [in cailech] a
t[h]rī garmand, Ériu iii 198 § 22 .do chuir se gairm ar M.
60 sent for, BCC § 255 . FM v 1638.10 .cuiris gairm air, TSh.
9105 .cuireadh gairm ar mhnáibh Mumhan`let her challenge
the women of Munster
,' Gofraidh Fionn v § 10 .Aproclama-
tion: cóip na garma, Esther iv 8 .Esp. of an invitation or
summonsto afeastorassembly: gairm coitchenn do thecht
65o Roim(i.e.to the Papal Jubilee of 1300), AU ii 394.15 .
iii 128.6 .gairm chomhchoitcenn enigh do thabhairt d'Uilliam
... do damhscolaibh, FM iii 600.8 .tug gairm coitchionn
einigh do chliaraibh Ereann, iv 680.5 ; 972.2 . ZCP xiii 182.6 .
g. ¤ scoile a summons to an assembly of bards or literati: tuc. g. ¤
70sgoile, Ériu v 52.18 . ALC ii 274.24 .g. ¤ ṡluaigid amobilisation,
acalltoarms: g. ¤ ṡlúaighidh go hEamhuin oirbh, IGT Decl.
ex. 440 .Ofcallingthesoultoquitthedead body: dorónad
a gairm dochum a adnacuil, TTr. 1804 ( LL 241a15 ).Cf.
Aen. 201 .g. ¤ fri fás`a cry to the waste' (of vain lamentation):
75 golfadach ┐ gair na pecthach oc nemeli frisin Coimdid ... bid
gairm fri fas doib, Ériu ii 138 § 134 .Cf. is gairm fri fasguth,
Aisl. MC 125.20 .g. ¤ i n-agaid gaíthe(of something useless or
frivolous):is gairm i n-agidh gáithi ... menma maisse mná
báithe, ZCP iv 469 § 20 . With prep.ó, appealingfrom: ní bá
80héidir gairm óna bhreith, O'Hussey T.C. 69 .g. ¤ tar ais recanta-
tion: gairm tar ais do dhéanamh ar mhórán do na neithibh
maslaightheacha do scríobh, Keat. i 42.10 .
(b)act ofnaming,calling , withdeof person:faith do
gairm d'Ísu, PH 4489 .sibh ag gairm dochtúir dhíom,
85 Content. xvi 111 .do gairm anma dhe to be nominated(chief)
Hy Fiachr. 442.2 .ainm tigearna do gairm de, 444.1 ; 443.2 .
Hence (c)aname, atitle: garman mnā in Daghda .i.
Brēg,etc., Corm. Y 723 .ní búi Eire uirre d'ainm | re linn
Shláinge gá sírgairm, SG 348.2 .Magnus ... do gabail Tire
Conaill in bliadhain si ┐ gan gairm righ fair the title of king,
AU ii 508.17 .techtsat tria gaire a ngarmann, Met. Dinds.
iii 198.14 .na garma chleachtar anois, mar atá Barún ...
5 Keat. iii 123 . ii 2072 .gairm ollaimh, O'Gr. Cat. 475.13.
gairid g. ¤ ríg (tígerna,etc.) proclaims,nominates(king, chief,
etc.): gairter gairm ríg de ac Ulltaib, SG 322.24 .ro gart
gairm ríg la hUlltaib d'Fergus, 323.11 .gurab é fer t'inaidh
goires gairm ríg Temrach co brāth, BColm. 72.15 .gongarar
10garm rigi dó, LU 3512 ( SC § 27 ).Cf. ZCP xiii 178.15 . Pass-
ing into sense repute,fame: robrog a gairm in glan-chaill,
Met. Dinds. iv 24.26 .cen gairm bad gand`whose repute would
not be scanty
,' iii 170.35 .beanaidh a dhighnit ┐ a ghairm dhe,
TSh. 1377 . FM vi 1988.11 ; 2142.24 .ó shen-róimh garma
15Gaoídheal(i.e.London), Gleanings 29.
Compd. ¤ enech:samail Ghuaire an ghairm-einigh of
proverbial hospitality (?
), Content. xv 59.
(d)acalling,employment,profession: rochlechtas mo gairm,
RC xxxvii 349 § 84 .od ghairm onóraigh(to a bishop),
20 DDána 90.15 .gairm ... atá cundtabhartach innti féin, Mac
Aingil² 1771 .d'fior do gharma`for one of your calling,'
Content. viii 30.
(e) Gramm.gairm agallmha vocativecase: a fhiora as cóir
ann ó ghairm agallmha, IGT Introd. § 78.

25 gairmid v i(gairm) ITrans. (a) calls,summons: gair-
mid Ísu ... dochum Piláit, PH 2625 .gairmter chuci fo
leith techta Connacht, IT i 98.14 .rogairm Cond le ar fót fo
leith, Ériu iii 160 § 14 .ro-gairmestar chuice Nicomet, PH
2803 .gairmis chuice fer, 75 . TTebe 4880 .rogairmedh he
30dochum a adnacail(cf. TTr. 1804 s.v. gairm(a)supra), Aen.
201 . Ériu iv 134 § 11 .gairmebtair ... co n-onóir ... na naím,
RC iv 254.18 ( LU 2460 ).ma ngenar tra gairmebhus Brenainn,
BNnÉ 78 § 150 .garmadh L. a bpupall Mheidhbhe, RC xv
62.10 . CCath. 4224 .amal rogairmit dochum n-irse, LB
35 145a (heading). Of rousing or halloing game:in fiad
gairmes ocus in fiad na gairmenn, Laws iii 456.26 .
(b) With prep.de, proclaims(a kingetc.). do garmiog
rígh an domhain de aco, CFEg.419 .
(c) With prep.de, calls,names :go ngairmthear rí i
40bhflaitheas Dé dhe, TSh. 8470 .lé grásaibh ... dá ngairmid na
diadhairidhe gratia praeveniens, 8761 .
IIIntrans. callsout,crows: siul gairmes in cailech, TBC
3475 (=gaireas, YBL).

gairmnech n(gairm)ā,f. callingout,noise: boi (i.e.in
45coilech) ... oc gairmnig, crowing , LB 223a3 .d'ardgairmnigh
... na n-adurc the blaring of the horns, CCath. 5618.

gairnél n(< Eng.garnel)o,m. agranary, abarn: pl. do fág-
bhadh na gairneil folamh, Joel i 17 . Alsogeirnél:g s. ubla
geirneil, 23 P 10³,30a16 .

50 gairr n i,m.orf.?thecalfof theleg: co tarlaic irchor fair
conid n-écmaiṅg ina gairr, is de atá Brén-gairr, RC xiii 440
§ 13 .pl. gairri(gl.suras), Thes. ii 47.8 ; 362.4 .
Compd. ¤ glas:Amargen glūngel gairglas (gl.icatá in colpa
glas iarna crechad), Anecd. v 22.18 .Cf. fergara,gergara.

55 gáirseamail adj i, obscene,wanton: ag labhairt go gáirseamhuil,
RC xxiii 18.19 .leightheoracht leabhar ngārsamhla, Donl.
294.18 .gadharsamhail, Eg. Gl. 25.

gáirseamlacht n(gáirseamail)ā,f. obscenity,lasciviousness:
sdriópachas ... ná gáirrseamhlachd, Eph. v 4(1810).

60 gairte n(garit)iā,f. Cf., however,n s. gairden-amsire, LL
374c52 . (a) shortness(esp. of time);brevity: tiagait báas
n-anapaig .i. gairte sáiguil, Wb. 11d12 .ar gairti mo saiguil
(gl.exiguitate dierum), Ml. 119b5 . LL 307a34 . BNnÉ 285.36 .
gairde shaeguil i-fhus, PH 6487 . Misc. Hag. Hib. Life of
65Naile § 50 .cia fot no cia gairde saeguil neich, CCath. 4225 .
ni fil comus for a fot na for a ngairde(of prescriptive rights),
Laws v 314.11 .fot gairte beo for conair, Ériu vi 115 § 8 .
vii 223.1 ; 221.3 .gairde do bhí in manach ann sin the short
time that
... SG 22.13 .sí dá gairde dogébhthur, IGT Decl.
70ex. 21 .an ircraidi ┐ in gairdi bide i n-ainius, BB 500b24 .
Trí búada insci: fosta, gáis, gairde, Triads 177 .ar gairdi
do gipāin`the shortness of thy ragged tunic,' Bruchst. i § 63
= IT iii 103.3 .din nad gairde(cheville), Snedgus u. MacR.
§ 3 . ?is gairde a sesga ban(v.l. gairrde sesga ban, YBL),
75 ZCP iv 45.24 (TBFr.).
(b) pleasure,joy(?): cech gnim bud gairde, Brit. Mus.
Cat. ii 493.5 .gáirde, joyfulness , O'R.

gairthe io,iā pp.ofgoiridasadj. warm,glowing,radiant: do
dergfuind a dreich gairthi (: mh' ḟeargaighthe), Ériu iv 220
80§ 28 .go (a) g(h)ruadh ghairthe mar smuailghríos, v 66.202 .
rosg gorm na ngruadhchroth ngairthe` warm-cheeked ,' A. Ó
Dálaigh ix 3 .dod ghnúis aolghairthe` lime-bright ,' TD 19.1 .
a ghruaidh shaor-ghair-the, Studies 1928, 452.22 .dá ghnúis
tibhrigh thonnghairthe, Studies 1918, 452.4 .ba deirge na
85gúal gartha, Duan. Finn ii 10.34 .an ghrian gharrtha, ZCP iv
442.28 .Cf. mar ghréin ghairthi(sicMS), Ir. Monthly 1920,
163 § 6 =mar ghréin ng. ¤ , DDána 114.6 .an ghrian ghairthe
ar ghile, Dánta Gr.² 45.27 .an ré úr gairthe, Dán Dé xxvii 10 .
croinn ghairthe le ngon tánaidh seared(?), IGT Decl. ex. 441 .
learga t'fhoinn ... ghairthe`thy mellow ... slopes,' Gadel. 11 § 1 .
gach fán dá ghortaibh gairthe`glowing,' TD 4.2 (= O'Gr.
Cat. 425.18 ).Críoch Luighne na learg ngairthe, TD 32.76 .
5 sleagha gairthe dá ngormadh`shining spears,' TD 6.9 .sníomh
a slegh rennghairthe ruadh`burnished-headed spears,' O'Gr.
Cat. 474.22. Of woundshot,burning(?): comhosgladh chnedh
ngairthe, 23 L 17,34a25 .