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(a) muzzle, snout, beak: int ēn bec | rolēic feit | do rind guip | glanbuidi ... of his pure yellow beak, Bruchst. i § 150 ( IT iii 99 § 167 ). Gop a capite, ar is cend cech rēta a gop, O'Mulc. 672 . srublaingi ima gob in chon, Laws iii 416.8 . an donāl dognī an cú sís | ┐ a gob féin mar bhís, ZCP xiii 7.14 . guib co ngrennaibh (of birds), AU i 296.3 . dogauhdis gles da ngobaib ... i curp na péiste noco toc[h]aithtis a ngvibh amhlaidh sin, Aisl. Tond. 104.17 . lan a ngob, LB 115b30 . dá ngobaibh ┐ dá n-ingnibh (of birds), TSh. 3910 . do bhí ann a ghob duilleóg chroinn-ola, Gen. viii 11 . le lán a ghuib do Ghaoidheilg, Content. xxv § 2 . Of a person: A Ui Cuind ... a ghob ingair ganglam, IT iii 103 § 197.

(b) Fig.

(1) point or head of a spear , etc.: gop gai glais, PRIA iii 542 § 10 ( LL 146b20 ). ni gabat gréim grip guip gai, 540 § 5 ( LL 146b10 ). Of a crozier: gob a bachlle (sic), Laws v 22 n. 2 .

(2) in pl. end of tongs: dobidgad C. ina semunda a gobaib (na) tenchaire, Thr. Ir. Gl. 32.28 . (s.v. nescóit) = a bélaib na tenchuire, Corm. Y 975.

Compds. ¤choel (epithet of a horse) thin-mouthed: dá ech ... guipchúil, FB 45 . da ech ... gopchiúil, IT i 310.4 . CCath. 4735 . ¤gér sharp-snouted, sharp-pointed: gribha ... goibghera, Lism. L. 3651 . Mogobnat .i. caillech gobger, Fél. 72.14 . fri slendaibh slegh ... ngobger, TBC-LL¹ 5652 (St.). dá gcorránuibh goibghéara, PCT 570 ( Gadelica I ). ¤lomm with bare, fleshless mouth (of a raven), O'Mulc. 836 . gríobh ... ghob-lom, TSh. 6623 . bel gaill gobluim empty-mouthed (?), lantern-jawed (?), IT iii 96 § 150 . ¤úar (of a snipe), TD 34.84 .