muide

Cite this: eDIL s.v. muide or dil.ie/32696

Forms: moid

n [io, m.]. (Lat. modius, RC xxiv 106 ) a vessel for holding liquids, esp. milk ; in size intermediate between a `cilarn' and a `drolmach', Ériu iv 134 § 10. im chomm . . . .i. im bel cumang .i. in m.¤ ` churn ', Laws i 134.3 . i mmudiu bic i mbid ass, LL 286b49 . fon mudi, LU 4355. muidi ibair . . . ┐ tlacht corcra for an muidi, ZCP viii 311.15 . muighi do digh coiscc a vessel of cooling drink, BNnÉ 315 § 11. trí muighe bainne, 180 § 36 . secht muidi, Ériu iv 134.13 . forcle in muidi i mboi in loim, Todd Nenn. 212. ? lān moidi d'ór, RC xlvi 229.12 ; n s. in moid , ib. 8 . (fig.) muidh go loim a vessel full of milk (i.e. fertile land), Ó Bruad. ii 128.