gleo

Cite this: eDIL s.v. gleo or dil.ie/26052

Forms: glee, glé, glé, glé, gliad, gliaid, glieid, gleid, gleo, glīäid, glied, gliad, gleo, gliada, gliaid, gliad, gleó, gleó, gleóa

n For gender and inflexion see Thurneysen, ZCP xx 364.

(a) g s. glee, glé ; d s. glé ; a s. glé.

(b) d,f. g s. gliad, d s. gliaid, glieid, gleid, gleo : a s. glīäid (: gniaid), ZCP viii 119.5 . glied, LU 5283 . g p. gliad, gleo ; a p. gliada. IGT Decl. § 97.

(c) o,m. g s. gliaid (d'éis an ghliaidh, Oss. iv 92.19 ). d s. gliad.

(d) gleó m. IGT Decl. § 108 . g s. gleó, n p. gleóa. Cf. la gleo gl. .i. la gliaid, Fél.² cxli 8 . A fight, a combat : gleu .i. gle enim graece .i. disentio debaid, O'Mulc. 635 . gleó ar gleó, LU 8649 ( FB 48 ). ní ba bán in gléo not bloodless will be the fight, TBC 3444 . da mac samla galaib gliad in feats of battle, 4053 . mana morglíad, 5765 . is leth ṅ-glíad sain (of a great warrior), 5316 . iar forbu a glíad, Fél. Apr. 19 . ferait morgleó, LU 3790 ( SC 36 ). condrístais ... gliaid fri Coinculaind, TBC 1435 . fuarus gleo cletach, 4498 St. fúarus gábud ocus gliaid, Anecd. i 39 § 110 . iar n-áird- ghliaidh, Todd Nenn. 274.12 . CCath. 200 . ni dlig de- gairm fer cin gliaidh, ZCP ii 225.6 . nír' ḟég geiss nó gliaid nó glond, Ériu vii 223 § 30 . níor loc fear ... ón ngliac (: liath), Oss. iv 110.14 . tucsad gluin re gliaid, TTebe 3426 . co mba hoengleo écnech ecaintech ... in cathir uli, LB 155a17 ; cf. oengleo guil, 155b50 . (enlaith) co ro fearsadar gleo dia n-eitib frisin loc[h] they beat the lake with their wings, BB 385b50 = coro fersatar gleic, Dinds. 68 ( RC xv ). gan rún ngliadh `free from a quarrelsome disposition,' TD 26.10 . tuar gleóidh, 4.23 . IGT Decl. exx. 619 , 1299 , 1634 , 2099 . pl. cuirfithi gleoithi, Fen. 218.9 . Fergus donid gliada, Laws i 66.30 Comm. gan dul a n-gliaidhibh le Fionn, Oss. iv 22.15 . do gleadhaibh ... re CoinCulainn, ZCP viii 540 (1433) . Breoghan ... na ngliadh, Keat. ii 618 (poem).

As quasi vn. : mani ēt[ar] fer do gleō frimsa, TBC² 717 . int aitheach-mattud ... [do] gleid (glieid, LU) frisin coin mōir, 1229 . o rogabsat oc glíaid ┐ oc imsesorcain, LU 6197 . co mbidís na slóigh ic glíadh, CCath. 1750 . Fig. of an indi- vidual : in bres bethrach in breó bagach, in gleó gnímach the active fighter, MS. Mat. 484.30 .

Compds. (also gliad-) : ¤ágh, IGT Decl. ex. 932 . ¤broit war-captivity, trouble , Keat. Poems 129 . ¤buime (of Eve) fostermother of strife, Ó Bruad. iii 78.4 . ¤chuairt a warlike circuit (or expanse) : roainmnig i ṅgleochu[a]ird glicc | Assia Eoraip iss Affricc, SR 2651 . ¤dál a warlike encounter, ZCP iii 19.7 . gliadh-dógh fierce scorching (?), Dán Dé xxvi 51 . ¤gal a contest ; prowess in battle : o rofersat a ngleogail (v.l.), Anecd. ii 70.5 . būan in gleōgal, ZCP viii 299.35 . co ngliad- gail glond, Met. Dinds. iii 48.4 . ard an gleóghal bhias and, FM i 438.14 (poem). ¤loit, IGT Introd. § 6 . ¤mhagh plain of battle, Ó Bruad. iii 82.5 . ¤throit strife : glēothroit is glēodāl, ZCP iii 19 § 7 . romarbhadh daoine ... isin ngleotroid, FM vi 2034.27 .