2 gáeth

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Forms: gaíth

n ā,f. O.I. gaíth wind : is acher in gaíth innocht, Thes. ii 290.1 . an durinfid gaith when the wind had blown, Ml. 96c4 . cloi gaithe, gl. turbo, Sg. 93a4 . cid gáithe (gaethe v.l.) déne, Hymns ii 39. for láim deis ... don prím- gaíd, Bcr. 19c2 ( Thes. ii 13.31 ). Ml. 67d9 . it anman aier níuil ┐ gaitha, 120d11 . Ri roordaig ocht ṅgaetha, SR 45 . rodelb ... na hocht ngaetha, Laws i 26.27 Comm. cairm itat adbai na ṅgaeth, SR 7941 . For colours of winds see 53 - 80 and Laws i 26 . goíth imómain `wind of terror' (?), LU 7446 ( BDD 101b ). ic lécud gáithi ┐ grene fóe letting wind and sun play on him, TBC 1702 . ba samalta ... ra sidi répgaithi erraig, 3382 . lúathidir gaíth n-erraig, LU 3809 ( SC § 37 ). Cog. 182.7 . grian d' a loscud ┐ gaeth do dula úad (a curse), RC xiii 52 § 40 . ar toirling da each ac ligen gaíthe futhi letting it get wind, xix 262 (Fier.). in feidm rothógad-san ara gualainn ní fuigthi a Temraig nech dobered gáoth eter hé ┐ lar ... anyone who could lift it high enough to let wind blow between it and the ground, ZCP xiii 199 § 11 . Cf. FB 26 . athach gáithe, IT i 131.4 . tri fuasnad ... ngoithe, PH 4117 . Cog. 182.13 . goeth di muir Muiredach, Rawl. 116a48 ( Ält. Ir. Dicht. i 29 § 24 ). ingen gáithe. i. blogh don gaith.i. in anal (a kenning), O'Dav. 1097 . gairm i n-agidh gaíthi (of a fruitless undertaking), ZCP iv 469 § 20 . d' eirigh gaoth idir dá sgód orrainn (i.e. a favourable wind), ITS i 24.9 (see RC xxxix 194 ). iarna fogluasacht don maeth-gáith moved by the soft wind, TFerbe 75 . ic lánṡeolad ri leth-gaethaib, LL 236a34 ( TTr. 1431 ). goetha luatha loisctecha, IT i 190.27 . ar neimhibh na ngaeth `against the poisons of the winds,' Ériu iv 236 § 7 . TTebe 228 . teach ... tre nach cuireann gaoth ghlór, DDána 119.25 . coilech gaithe a weather-cock, Ir. Gl. 510 . gaoth ghuairdeáin a whirlwind , Celtica i 379 . gáeth rúadh a blasting , 1 Kings viii 37 . gruaimín gaoithe (?), 23 G 24, 239.25 (Aodh mac Cuirtín). Gobha Gaoithe (npr m.), Oss. iv 20.19 . Fig. a cholann Iosa fhuair gaoith ... that received the breath of life, Dán Dé xxvi 24 . gaoth na glóire díomhaoine, TSh. 878 . gaoth no sbiorad eigin phriobh- aideach, Luc. Fid. 292 . téit re gaíth goes mad (lit. goes with the wind) : co ndeachaigh re gaith ┐ re gealtacht, CF 317 . can tocht re gaith, Cog. 182.22 . Cf. madra gaíthe a mad dog : e féin do ṡeachnadh ar mhadraibh gaoithe (transl. Spanish `can rabiosa'), Corp. Astron. 134 . (Calamentum) a thabhairt ... don duine ghearras madradh gáoithe ... ┐ fóiridh iad, 23 K 42, 380.13 .

Compds. ¤buadartha wind-tossed : is gaoth-bhuadhartha geimhre[adh], Todd iv 62.2 . ¤garg (?) fierce as the wind (?) : airi raloisc Hercoil ard | daig rogab galar gaethgarg, LL 143b28 ; cf. galar garbgaeth ` sharp disease ,' 127a38 ( MacCarthy 150.10 ). ¤méide ` wind-swept gullies ,' O'Gr. Cat. 459.10 . ¤muir a windy sea : go ttille an ghaothmhuir a geóin, Studies 1921, 74.4 . ¤rian a stormy sea, Met. Dinds. ii 38 . ¤ṡluagh the fairy host (coming on the wind) : re gredhain gaethsluaigh, Acall. 938 n . ¤ṡnechta wind-drifted snow : garbha gáoithṡnechta, Buile Ṡ. 90 § 45 ( Buile Ṡ.² 1361 ).