gífer-nes
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gífer-nes
Add:I. greediness for food, gluttony Gífernes gastri-margia , Wrt. Voc. ii. 40, 16. Gýfernes vel oferfil, i. 27, 21. 1. of persons Syndon eahta heáfodleahtras . . . Án is gecwæden gula , is gýfernyss on Englisc ; seó déð man yt ǽr tíman and drincð, oððe hé tó micel nimð on ǽte oððe on wǽte, Hml, S. 16, 268. Suá oft suá wé úre hand dóð tó úrum múðe for giéfernesse ofergemet per immoderatum usum dum manus ad cibum tenditur , Past. 313, 14. Tantalus ðe on þisse worulde ungemetlíce gífre wæs, and him þǽr (in hell) ilce yfel fyligde þæs gífernesse, Bt. 35, 6; F. 170, l. 'On giéfernesse (ingluvie) ðú rícsasð ofer ðá menniscan heortan. ' For ðǽm ðǽm ðe on giéfernesse ongietene (gulae deditos) beóð, wile folgian firenlust . . . Sió wamb bið áðened mid fylle for giéfernesse (venter ingluvie extenditur ), Past. 311, 2-12. Gífernesse ingluviem (ventris), Wrt. Voc. ii. 96, 39. Manega mettas gegladiað gýfernysse (gulam ), Scint. 57, 4. Ic andette gífernesse ǽtes and drences, ge ǽr tíde ge ofer tíde. Ic andette ǽlce gítsunga and æfest, Ll. Th. ii. 262, 25. 2. of animals Heora (animals') willa tó nánum óþrum þingum nis áþenod búton tó gífernesse and tó wrǽnnesse quarum omnis ad explendam corporalem lacunam festinat intentio , Bt. 31, I ; F. 112, 8. Fræcum innoþes gýfernesse [draco boves) gulosa ventris ingluvie (voraciter glutire solebat ), An. Ox. 2445. II. greed of money, cupidity, covetousness, avarice Gífernesse philargiria [cf. gitsunge philargiria (the third of the deadly sins, Ald. 206, 31), 96, 67] , Wrt. Voc. ii. 66, 29; 50, 20. Deóflice dǽda . . . on stalan and on strúdungan, on gítsungan and on gífernessan, Ll. Th. i. 310, 17. Ne gé ne beón gewyrhtan stala ne strúdunga, ac strýnað mid rihte. Scyldað eów wið gítsunga and wið gífornessa . . . Scyldað eów wið gálscipas. . . , and wið oferfylle beorgað eów, Wlfst. 40, 6-13. ¶ In Bl. H. 163, 122
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