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gamuin n i,m. (a)ayearling calf: gamhuin, IGT Decl. § 34 .
gamain, Corm. Y 687 .in sengamain troitech, TBC² 3659 .
doberar gamain istech, Ériu vii 6 § 6 = 198 § 6 .bo cona
85gamaind, Laws i 184.20 Comm. g s. gemen ... fírgámna,
Aisl. MC 95.27 .brat gamna, IT iii 101.30 .re bonnuibh
chos gamhna, Ezek. i 7 .pl. gamlías hi tallat trichait
n-gamna, FB § 91 ( LU 9187 ).il lías ṅgamna calves' byre,
BDD § 5 .nipsa cau-sa ingaire gamna, LU 9328 .urcholl íona
gamnaib, Laws iv 86.2 Comm. tugaidh na gamhna don
bhaile, 1 Sam. vi 7 .bernn ainm do gabuin, O'C. 577 ( H.3.18,
287 ). Inn. l.:Loch Gamhna, FM iv 696.7 .
5(b)ayearling deer: a richt ... gamhna allaidh, Misc.
Celt. Soc. 68.26 .gámhuin rúadh a yearling deer, Coneys .
os-gamhuin afawn: irricht os-gamna allaid, LL 210a38 .

gamul n somepartof amill(axle?shaft?): milaire ... .i. heiri
in muil .i. in gamul, Laws i 140.20 Comm. erindtiu .i. in
10gamuil comla, O'D. 64 ( H.3.17, c.56 ).

gan xseecen.

1 gand adj o,ā (a)of thingsscanty,spare,limited(of quantity) :
gand .i. cumang, Thr. Ir. Gl. 136 .érim ngand a limited
course
(of human life), Ériu i 68 § 3 .uath donarfas fa gann
15gle of scanty beauty, Laws i 74.12 Comm. Scota gan scéimh
ngainn, Keat. ii 223 (poem).sé maic Gelóin cen gním
ngand of no meagre performance, Met. Dinds. iii 164.19 .lai
gaí gann(sic leg.) `a slender shaft of day,' RC v 201 § 20 .
Cf. rogaet ... do gae gand by a slender (?) spear, IT i 158.2
20(poem in B. na Filed).teagh ann nach fuil ... | ocaras ná
ól gann stint of drink, Dán Dé xxxi 2 .an tí ghrádhuigheas
an t-ól ... go mbiaidh an ciste gann aige a lean purse, TSh.
9203 .aimsear ghann a time of scarcity, Keat. ii 4112 . light
(of sleep): ina chotlud, nir bo gand, TFerbe 772 . poor,
25 inferior(?): is gann in memram┐ a scribend, Thes. ii xxi
26 ( Sg. 195a marg.).is gann membrumm`the parchment is
scanty
,' ib. xxii 24 ( Sg. 228 marg.).rofháccsat ... Luimneach
na ghual gann gainmheach a barren, sandy... ? FM ii 882.13
(poem).
30(b) Of persons straitened,needy,starved: nidom nía acht
im gheilt ghann, Buile Ṡ. 40 = Corm.LBs.v. ong .On ló
romarbadh Áed oll | becc d'ḟeraib talman nach gann, Arch.
iii 304.26 .
(c) In moral sense mean,penurious,grudging :nīrbu
35chalad(glossednirbu gand) cessachtach, Hy. v 8 .in t-í
ropo gand co rop ernedach, PH 5620 .Becnat ... in lia
logmar nar bo gann, Fél. 112.30 .fri báig Saxan ngalbech
ngand`violent, grasping Saxons,' Met. Dinds. ii 36.18 . SG
27.2 .Cf.?gann .i. goirt no docamhlach bitter or churlish,
40 O'Cl. Transf. of actions mean,evil: ba fingal gand,
ZCP xi 108 § 3 .a chor hi carcair, gním ṅgann(of Joseph),
SR 3219 .Datrat Enna, nir breth gand`no niggardly gift,'
RC xx 10 § 6 .gand combach rofersat`a close combat,'
TTr.² 942 .Compar.(in cheville):gním a[s] gainniu(?),
45 Anecd. i 60 § 85 ( ZCP xi 154§ 85 ).
Compds. ¤ cliar aniggardly band(ofclerics): líonmhaire na
gann-chléire, Oss. iii 266.4 . ¤ cuid ascanty meal, acollation ,
Donlevy 136.4 . ¤ tuare coarse food: a mmór den gantuari,
Mon. Tall § 63.z .

50 2 gand n dust,dirt(?): gand (deandgur, St.)in lair ... curit na
eich assa cossaib, TBC 5069.

3 gand n avessel, acan(?): g. ¤ .i. eascra, Lec. Gl. 525 =geann, ib.
M 326 . Metr. Gl. 32 § 12.

4 Gand o,npr m. g s. Gaind, Met. Dinds. iii 114.47 .Fir
55Domnand co trí rígaib ... | Sengand, Genand ocus Gand,
MacCarthy 148.15 .

5 Gand pn o,m. n. l. the riverGanges: ō sruth Gaind (: raind),
Rawl. 77a14 .

? gandai: ind ana gala gandai lama luatha glossed .i. is fir lium in
60galannas dogniat na lama tre gail, O'C. 342 ( H.3.18,190a ).
Cf. O'C 716 ( ib. 344 ).

ganem x(and derivatives) seegainem.

? gang: ind Cath Cinn Abrat romebaid | for Macc Con līnaib a
ngang, ZCP xii 378.14 = LL 146a23 .

65 gangaid n f. deceit,falsehood: is neimhfhírinne an ghangaid,
Psalms cxix 118 .béul na gangaide, cix 2 .

gangaide n io,m. adeceiver , Eg. Gl. 371.

? ganna: n garg in chrech do rat dar Ultu ... ganna grīanna
ro sīacht ō Banna co Brēna, LL 184a4 ( Arch. Hib. ii 72 § 25 ).
70 pl.of1 gand?,i.e. sterile,waste lands (after the pillage) ?

ganndal n o,m. agander: gaillcherc agus ganndal, Studies
1920, 417.32 .gé agus gandal, Iar Conn. 290.3 .g s.:
feoil ... ganndail, O'Don. Gr. 451.19 (fr. Med. MS).fuil ...
gandail, Irish Texts v 56.9 . ?g p. feoil ... ganndal, Irish
75Texts v 80.37 .

ganntan n(gand)o,m. scarcity: ganntan bidh, Oss. iii 234.7 .
gantan araín, 252.28 .

gannugud (vn.ofgannaigid?)makingscarce,thinning: seol
.i. caíle no ganugud, O'C. 569 ( H.3.18,284 ).

80 gaoin n arasp, afile: már phrás dá ghearradh le gaoin,
Measgra D. 6.32 . ?gaoin f. IGT Decl. § 14.

gaoine xseegaíne.

gaol xsee1and3 gáel.

1 gar adj I o,ā (a) short(of time or space): gar cían biasa hifus,
85 BDD 62 (Eg.).cian gar dorigéni gnimrada gaile, TBC 1967 .
ib. p. 911 n. 3 .as gar go roisch 'obair(sic leg.), RC xii 66 § 31 .
cidh cian, cidh gar ar dhá ré | nochan fhaicfem a ceile, BNnÉ
253.19 .fis gar brief knowledge, MacCarthy 316.9 .go gar
iarsin shortly afterwards, ALC i 24.x .bláth dar ghar teacht
'na thoradh, Irish Texts ii 105.11 .
Compar. an uain bhus goire gabham, TSh. 1829.
(b) near(of place or time): a c(h)rannghal sa c(h)loch
5aolta | gar da chéile a ccomhaonta, Ériu v 60.121 .is gar
dona drochghnimhuibh dighultas De, ITS xix 14.12 .is gar
bas damh, ZCP vi 25.35 .rob gar leigheas dar leónadh,
Studies 1921 74 § 8 .sínfead ris mo tháobh go gar, KMMisc.
350 § 6 .gar do chéad almost a hundred, Content. xiii § 25 .ní
10gar d'inghin Í Bhriain bean, IGT Decl. ex. 2077 .gar go
bhfuil a oiread soin ... do Chonnachtaibh, Content. v § 151 . Of
kinship:Mac S. ... gar é d'oireachus Eirionn`he was nearly
related to the sovranty
' ... BNnÉ 281.25 .an seiseadh glún
achd giodh gar, IGT Introd. § 36 .do mháthair Dé is gar mo
15ghaol, Dán Dé ii 2 .ar chonnailbhe ná ar ghaol ghar, Content.
ix 4.
Compar. dobert a longport ní bá goire biucc, FM vi 2254.22 .
an té fá goire céim next in rank, Keat. iii 1225 . As intens.
prefix to(f)ocus near :bá garfocus dóibh é(sic leg.), CCath.
20 1776 .ó rangatar ... i ngarfoccus don chaislen, FM vi 2016.7 .
(c) By extension easy,likely,pleasant,convenient: In
gar leat sosceli do dénam ar F. ... Is gor ar C.C. would it suit
thee ... ?
Fél 202.37 .aithescc fire nar gar liom ... that was
not pleasing to me
, BNnÉ 253.18 .in ba gaire gnim Cormaic ?
25 would C's prowess be more likely [of success] ? RC xliii 78
§ 79 .isé an arra is gaire les this is the compensation which
he thinks most convenient
, O'D. 1597 ( H.5.15,10a ).ní gar
not easy,not likely: ní gar dogebhthar an ingin, Ériu iii
164 § 20 .ní gar meas ar áirimh t'eoil`hard is modera-
30tion
...,' A. Ó Dálaigh xii 10 .muna lingthi dá lár féin ...
níor ghar dhóibh toghail na Traoi(i.e.but for the enemy
within her gates Troy were not likely to have been destroyed),
TD 26.38 .ní gar nach diongnadh é féin d'inneall it is not
likely that he would not
, TSh. 2240 .gar ... ingar (amgar)
35 easy ... difficult; pleasant ... unpleasant,etc.:roraid F. dobérad
inni no iarfad, gemad gar ingar, ZCP i 459.1 .do thuilleamh
tighe na glóire | is gar amhghar airdhe an chuirp, Dán Dé x 8 .
guais damh mé do mhealladh | is gar é is is ingar, ib. viii 8 .
fa gar agus fá hamhghar dó-san sin,it was both convenient
40to him and the reverse
, Atl. iv 158.17 .
Compds. ¤ scél:bid garscel co feastar sin it will not be
long till that be found out
, IT iii 201 § 71 . ¤ sécle short-
nessoflife: gair-seclæ .i. gair-rē, Corm. Y 698 .is líach
garsécle dó, BDD² 612 ( BDD 66 ) =garrséle, LU 7022 .Cf.
45 FM vi 2364.12 .dligid cach gūbrethach garsēcli ┐ athṡuidi
┐ dībad (v.l.garséle), ZCP xi 84 § 34 h . xii 297.4 . Anecd.
iii 6.16 . Also written ¤ séle:a meth no a garséle, LU 4961 .
LU 7022 . ZCP xi 84 § 34 h (v.l.). ¤ uar a shorttime: bid
gar úar dosom ón, BDD 144 .gar úar gur ḟurmius a bruth,
50 TBC 3517 . LU 3344 .is garuair co tainic ..., CCath. 2462 .
roécc gar uair iarsin, FM v 1712.12 .a ttuidhecht i ngaruair,
Hugh Roe § 29 (16a) .
II Subst.gen. used adverbiallyashort time,proximity;
henceconvenience: gar ré coscur écin, TBC 5228 .gar
55rena chésad, FA § 2 (LB).gar reimi sin, Arch. iii 225.20 .
gar d'aimsir iarum, PH 7199 .gar becc rīa n-espartain,
Aisl. MC 13 , 25 .romarbad gar bic iartain, AU ii 166.9 .
an fuil sluaigh S. ar gar duin, RC xix 280.25 ( Fierabras
§ 209 ).i nghar do uisci near water, RC xxiv 375.11 .ni
60raibe uisge a ngar do, BCC § 86 .ag a raibhe dolás i ngar
dhó, MS. Mat. 540.12 .na coin na gar is na gadhair, IGT
Decl. ex. 1507 .bás atá im ghar, Keat. iii 985 .i ngar
do leth na conaire nearly half way, FM vi 1970.7 . v 1720 .
ni táinic a lamh a ngar ina timcill his hand did not nearly
65reach round it
, D iv 2,44vb20 .focal sin 's a chiall na gar
whose sense is not far to seek(i.e.that he who runs may read),
Dánta Grádha 82.2 .ní gar díbh aon nidh ... do thabhairt
chuige it is not fitting (?) for you, Oss. iii 112.17 (Tór. Dh.).
Concrete for abstract aconvenientthing (?): reidh ngair .i.
70cos escradh(a kenning)the smooth part of a convenient
object (?
), O'Gr. Cat. 91.5.