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2 geilt n grazing , see1 gelt.

géim n.,neut., laterm.:n s. geim n-ailgissa, O'C. 472 ( H.3.18,
247 ).g s. geme, YBL 125b47 .d s. geimim, Auraic. 1698 .
a p. gémmend, TBC 6124 .vn.ofgéisid ashout, aroar; used
5of adeep,resonant,muffled sound. g[é]ima gemitu , O'Mulc.
656 .ba cain géim a chatha, Fél. Prol. 139 .intí geisis in
geim-si, Anecd. ii 51.12 .a llīn ngēmind rogēisi(of the stone
of Fál), ZCP xiii 372.25 =an līn gairm, iii 459.6 .ré héin-
ghéim na hOchaoine(of a shield), CRR² 88.7 .tonn na
10Maoile aig maoidheamh a géime, 23 G 24,223 .z .géim drúith
a buffoon's shout(technical t. for some special kind of cry):
doradad fair géim druith do denam ... ba binn in géim sin,
go mairidh géim hUi Maigléine ... oc druthaib Éirenn. TFrag.
42.14 - 15 ;mac alla gheimi an drúith, 18 .Cf. Anecd. ii 51.1
15(v.l.).Used esp. of thelowingof a cow, thebellowingof a
bull: rabert a thrí resse gémmend bar aird, TBC 6124 .in
géimm garb nogéissed in tarb ..., Met. Dinds. iv 72.1 .
adchualadar geim bó, Ériu iii 160.9 . LL 160a39 .gém na
dairti, RC xii 108 § 165 .adaig a tri geiminno as in tairbin,
20 x 224.156 .gur clos a geminn 'sa geis, Celt. Rev. iv 216.10 .
bo a uerbo boo no buo ... .i. fograigim .i. on geimim nobeth,
Auraic. 1698 =on geim 4885 .géim éanbhó, TD 16.25 .méin
ghoil tar an ngéim roimhe | a ngéim an doimh, IGT Decl.
ex. 1525 .Fig. anoutcry,reproach(?): na tisad in geim ina
25cend i fiadnaise fian hErend, LL 207b17 ( Stokes Festchrift 8 ).
geim coscuir grisuib nada, ZCP xiii 264.1 .

? geim n sand,dust: glé no laiged isin ngeim (.i.isin nganem),
LU 644 (ACC Comm.) =isin ganim, RC xx 168.2 =isingainem,
Scottish Gaelic Studies ii 164.18 .

30 geimel,geimlech, x etc., seegemel,gemlech.

? géimennach adj o,ā:an Éireannach ghasda ghlan | gheimea-
nnach bhlasda bhiadhmar, Mann. and Cust. iii 258.40 .

géimid v(géim) lows,roars: do eirigh an laeg ... ┐ ro géim,
BNnÉ 4 § 7 .vn. budh ghes do scéith Ch. géimedh le
35foréigin, Trans. Gael. Soc. i 96.

geimin n(= Lat.Gemina)the Zodiac signGemini , SR 218 .
grian hi nG. ¤ im-mis Máii, 241 .

géimnech (géim) n I ā,f. roaring,bellowing,lowing: com-
thuargain ┐ mórgeimnech dermair na secht neimhe, RC
40 xxviii 314 § 15 .bōgemnech feochair(in rhetoric), TBC² 850 .
ní mo do boghéimnigh ... doghendais almhai in cuicid, RC
xliii 52 § 52 .damh ... do léiccedh tri fraissi(raisi,raise v.ll.,
cf. TBC 6124 )geimnighe as, BNnÉ 221 § 114 .géimneach
na ndamh, 1 Sam. xv 14 . Asvn.:do imthigheadar (i.e.
45na ba) ag géimnigh, 1 Sam. vi 12 .ag géimnigh mar na
tairbh, Jer. l 11. adj
?II o,ā:a héigen ┐ a hosna géimnech(of a cow:leg.
osna-géimnech?), Celt. Rev. iv 108.12 .

geimnén n(Gemen)o,m.dimin.acoveringofhideused as a
50 cere-cloth: o bretha Maelfothartaigh | ina geimnen do
dhairiu, AU i 122.x(an.668)=ina ghaimhen, FM i 280.4 =
Bruchstücke § 97 .

geimrigid v(gaimred,gemred) denom. IIntrans. winters,
finds winter quarters: geimhreochuid uile bheathuighe na
55talmhan orra, Is. xviii 6.
IITrans. turnstowinter, makesgloomy: do dhreach
grianmhar ná geimhrigh, Measgra Dánta 162.20 .

geimus n washing,ablution(?): bainde doni geimus on beó .i.
nighi, O'Dav. 230.

60 1 gein n n. neut., laterf. n s. gein n-im[m]arbaga, BDD 106 .
gein n-angbaigh, Anecd. i 65 § 131 .gein engraicichthe,
Sg. 198b8 .g s. in gene, Wb. 28c12 .in mórgeine, LU 4722 .
d s. geinim, Ml. 59a12 ; 85b11 .genim, Ériu ii 222.27 .n p.
nageine , Trip.² 950 .gene, Fél. Feb. 26 .Vn.ofgainithir.
65(a) In abstract sense birth (as beginning of life, distinguished
fr. `compert'conception, `breth'parturition): gein maicc
hua athair, Ml. 85b11 .a gein iar ndoinacht, 17d10 .foraith-
met gene Crist, Thes. ii 253.4 (St. Missal).amlabar ... ho
geinim dumb from birth, Ml. 59a12 .a chompert-som ┐ a gein,
70 RC ix 452.8 ( LU 1648 ).maircc do ghein do gheineamain,
xxxvii 345.4 .o gein tuissech Etaini, IT i 131.9 .for óenlíth
... gene Tarcellorum, Fél. Feb. 26 .sollamain na gene coim-
deta, PH 6923 .mac oen-geni only-begotten , PH 2086 .a
mac prim-geni first-born , 6917 .tusmiudh aicenta geine .i.
75mac sceo ingean o mnai, Auraic. 626 .a gein ón óig cen dith
n-óige i m-breith(of Christ), Ériu ii 198.18 .Specifically of
theNativity: i n-aidchi in gene, Wb. 28c12 .iar naifreann
na geine, BNnÉ 108 § 35 .hi bliadhain na geine, RC xviii
380.14 (Tig.). With cognate verb,dun genim rongenairsom,
80 Ml. 85b11 . Fig. origin(of things or actions): gein en-
graicichthe(=origo substitutionis), Sg. 198b8 ,cf. origenistum
.i. bunadgein, 181a4 .iss ed gein n-im[m]arbaga fil la firu
Herend a source of contention, BDD 106.
(b)the act ofprocreation: in crand fa rabadur ac denum na
85gene(of Adam and Eve), D iv 2 42vb43 .
(c) In concrete sensethat which isborn, aninfant, aperson
(esp. common in poetry): ní segar baithis acht menip
dóig bes marb in gein when it is thought the infant will die,
Ériu ii 208.z .rogénair in gein, iv 138.7 .ni rubai for talmain
gein bad gáithiu, 24 § 10 .na gigne gein gabas gnimrada
cutrumma ... rut-sa, TBC 4015 .maith tra in gen ro compred
and, LU 4263 .la hAilill gein ṁbúada, Fél. Prol. 178 .in
5gein ba huallchu fo nim the being that was proudest under
heaven
, Met. Dinds. ii 36.12 .ba garg in gein ... ingen
Rotmand, iii 160.1 .do imgabāil in mōrgene | immadich
Mag Muirthemne, TBC² 240 .nach bí gein ag gabháil a
n-oighreachta dá n-éis, TSh. 4305 .ro tusmit geni torotharda
10imda isin Roim, CCath. 891 . With defining gen.:rucustar
gein meic, Acall. 544 .gein mhínaluinn ... mic, Ériu v 80.30 .
Of thefoetus: in gein fil it brú, Trip. 78.24 .adroethuig ...
in n-gein bui ina bruinn, IT i 139.29 .dá fuirghe do ghein
gan a breith, SG 18.28 .marbhad a geine, Laws i 180.12
15Comm. Transf. of apupilordisciple(?): gen[e] .i. deíscipuil,
ut estsaeru mo gene maoi, O'Dav. 1034.
(d) Gramm. (1) Used fancifully in connection with
lánamain deme(lit.a neuter couple), the latter term denoting
a pair of objects co-existing in the same whole (e.g.the eyes
20in the head), its `gein' being its accompanying or
resultant parts or properties (e.g.eyelashes and eyebrows):
Auraic. 1852 - 1855 ; 3255 - 9. (2) Used in the Auraicept of
Ogam accent signs, the three kinds `forsail,' `dinin disail'
and `arnin' being termed respectively `gein forchomélta,'
25`gein decométa' and `gein frecométa (frithchometa),'
5006 seq. See alsogeinddae.