móraid

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Forms: máraid, mórthus, mórsus, mórsus, nundam-morae- se, morais, mōrdais, mortha

v ā, (mór) also máraid. 3 s. pres. (with 3 s.f. pron. suff.) mórthus, Fél. Prol. 132. 3 s. pret. (with 3 s.f. pron.) mórsus, ib. June 5 ; (with 3 pl. pron.) mórsus, Jan. 30. With analogous s-subj., 3 s. pres. (with 1 s. pron. suff.) mārsim Dia may God exalt me, ZCP x 347 § 16.

(a) makes great, magnifies, exalts, glorifies: nundam-morae- se, gl. glorificandi, Ml. 70c11 (2 s. subj. pres.). ro morais , gl. mirificasti, 37a2 . dofeich cach n-olcc et mórid cech maith, Wb. 6a16 . indí consechat hulcu et mórate mathi, 6a9 . ro mórad ainm nDé (= clarificabatur), Lat. Lives 46. Maire máras Mathae whom Matthew magnifies, Fél. July 1 . in Chiaráin ro rígtha, in Chronáin ro mártha have been exalted, ib. Prol. 236. Patraicc Macha martai Gaidil whom the Gaels magnify, Arch. iii 303 § 1. crothfidher gaiscedh, morfaider clerech, ZCP x 344 § 20. mórad fírinne, na mmórfa let him exalt justice, it will exalt him, xi 80 § 5 . i Muccrama mórtais gluind heroic deeds won [him ] fame (?), LL 146a31 = mōrdais, ZCP xii 378.26 . Maine Mórgar mórdais rúin, ZCP ix 175 § 2. co bás Mughroin mortais rainn whom verses `extol', FM ii 710.3 (poem). gach nech mórfas Druim Lethan . . .mórfatt-sa a ainim ar nimh, BNnÉ 272.26 . a bhráthair mhion do mhór Dia | nochar mhór cion ar a chlú `whom God exalted and who hated fame', PBocht 127 § 42. sliocht Eoghain Mhóir mhóraid mionn `who revere an oath', Content. x 13. do móradh go glórmhar é (= magnificatus est), TSh. 5910. part. Mani Mór mortha miled worshipped by warriors (?), TFerbe 802 .

(b) makes greater, increases: da ndernaidh bar saethar, da moraidh bar lubhair `if ye increase your labour', BNnÉ 309.4 = ZCP x 43.22 . mortar leo mo manaig d'erred ┐ d'edach let my monks be endowed with gear and clothing, ZCP xii 388.10 .

(c) assembles, musters, convokes (= conmóraid): Oenach Clochair ro mór Find . . . ra morsat Muimnig, RC vii 290.9 , 11 . ro morad aenach Tailtean la Daire, BB 252b21 . Cf. co ro mór a thigardail i cend Cairpri `maintained his fight', CRR 49. Cf. commorais a thigardail, ib.; ra chommoratar in tigardail, 46 .

See mórad.