1 macht

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n destruction? dibad ┐ bath . . . ┐ m.¤ ┐ ort ┐ temede nomina mortis , Met. Gl. 3 n. 2 (= H. 3.18, p. 611b , O'C. 1338 ): prob. an abstraction from machtaid, q.v.

2 macht

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n .i. ciuntonn mhara, O'Cl. (a sea-wave?).

1 machtad

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Forms: machdad, mach- dath, machthad, magthad, machtad, machtnad, machtad

n m. O.Ir. machdad, usual form in Glosses: mach- dath, Sg. 6a9 , 65a1 , TBC 743 ; machthad, Wb. 18c6 , Ml. 47a15 ; magthad, Wb. 5a1 . Mid.Ir. machtad, later superseded by machtnad.

Wonder, astonishment; something wonderful or surprising ; transl. Lat. stupor, Ml. 25a9 , 46a19 , 68b9 ; mirus, 47a15 , Sg. 167a4 , 222a5 , BCr. 41d3 . machtadh no machtnadh .i. iongnadh, O'Cl. ar nach corathar i mmoth ┐ machthad, Ml. 68b9 . dobeir mac[h]dath for cach meild, LL 49b16 ( Hail Brigit § 3 ). nocorb éicen machta[d] no iṅgantus de cia no thísed, TBC 950 (machtnad, St.), cf. 1063 . ba mor a n-adhuath ar machtath ar [leg. an] sceoil great was their horror at the amazing portent, FB 96 ( ITS ii 122 , RC xiv 452 ). g p. mor machtad ┐ cnead ros-laiset . . . oc imaicsin na sét . . . ic a comroind they beheld with great wonder and many sighs, Alex. 385.

Generally used with cop. as pred.: cid armad machdad aní sin? why should that be wondered at? Sg. 167a4 . níbbu mach- dath betis grecdi it would not be surprising that they should be Greek, 6a9 , cf. 65a1 . ní machdath cid hí comasṅdís no wonder that it is in apposition, 222a5 . is machtath [machtad LU] a thraiti rombith in cethror it is wonderful how quickly the four were cut, TBC² 318. ni ba m.¤ daggním do denam dosom, 364 . nirbo machtadh cid he no beth ann, Lism. L. 1988. ba m.¤ menman . . . ina nderna, LB 235b45 . nír bhó machtadh gach aon ba inéchta do mharbhadh, FM v 1730.11 .

is m.¤ limm I wonder, am surprised: is machthad limm a threte dorérachtid máam firinne (= miror quod tam cito . . .), Wb. 18c6 , cf. Sg. 6a4 . bá machdad leiseom aní sin, LU 9713 = ZCP iii 216 § 31. napad m.¤ libsi . . . airde na cruiche . . . tresngata na huile dúile wonder not that the sign of the cross traverses all the elements, Mon. Tall. § 85. ba m.¤ mor lasin escop in scel sin, PH 1076. ba mactad mor leis ind abairt dorigníset, CCath. 970.

Rarely used as vn. with obj. gen.: bai Cormac ic machtadh in chuaich ar imad delbh, IT iii 197 § 52. ic m.¤ .i. ag ingantu- gad secip ræta, Auraic. 5577.

2 machtad

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n m. vn. of machtaid. Slaughtering: m.¤ ┐ tamnad int sloig, BB 444a8 . fri machtadh ndæne, Dinds. 27 ( RC xv 327 ), cf. LL 193a25 . ro gabhsat . . . for machtadh . . . aroile, FM v 1614.15 . machtadh ┐ mídhíach for mearghasraidh, ib. 1358.9 . mactadh .i. marbhadh, O'Cl.

machtaid

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v ā, a loan-word from Lat. mactare? not found in Glosses; all exx. below are in pass. voice. Slaughters: mocui Chuinn co noi milib machta C.'s descendants have been slain with nine thousand (?), Ält. Ir. Dicht. ii 17 , cf. Rawl. 124b2 . is a dō ro machtad ann, Conall ┐ Dunchad, Hib. Min. 71.24 . im tháin bó Dartada . . . trias' ro machtada mór-ḟir, Met. Dinds. iii 314. atát sund . . . o ro machtait 'sin mór-maidm, 132 . ro machtait (.i. ro marbhait) ced ar mile diobh, Leb. Gab. i 148.15 . ro machtaitt ┐ ro marbhaitt droncca dírimhe daghláoch, Hugh Roe fo. 76a . ro machtait laoich ┐ ro tamh- nait colla leo, FM i 332.6 , cf. i 26.3 , ii 776.7 , vi 2256.3 .

machtaigid

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Forms: macdaigthe, machtnaigthi

v i (1 machtad) wonders, is amazed at: machthaigit in slog in mírbail, LU 4231 ( SG 83.10 ). ro machtaigsetar co mór, Trip. 56.3 =mirati sunt, Lat. Lives 9. Part. nec.: is mor ┐ is macdaigthe a nert, FA 1 ( LU 1940 = machtnaigthi LB).

machtnad

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n m. later Mid.Ir. form of 1 machtad, wonder, sur- prise; a matter for wonder . machtadh no machtnadh .i. iongnadh, O'Cl. gabhus machtnadh menmhan ┐ iongnadh aigenta íad, BNnÉ 166 § 41. machtna meanman, 158.1 . Usually with cop.: nirbo m.¤ [machthad LU] ce no ḟoisced a cenda, TBC² 483. nár bhó machtnadh iatt do ghníomh ina ndearnsatt that it was no wonder they should have done what they did, FM v 1528. is m.¤ linn nā tic in muilleoir, Lism. L. 1998. ba m.¤ mor lasan airdri iomad na n-esccarad, Ériu iv 49 § 2 . ba machtnadh ┐ ba hingantus dermhair leo, Fl. Earls 52.9 . FM v 1662.18 . As quasi-vn.: bai cach dib ic fegad ┐ ic machtnadh d'araile, BB 424a6 . In concrete sense: tinnscnamh for mh.¤ ┐ tuaruscbail na hInnia annso `the marvels and de- scription of India', Marco P. 144.

machtnaigid

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Forms: machtnaighedh

v i (machtnad) wonders, marvels, is amazed at: machtnaigim-si cia hanfhéle `I marvel at thy impudence', PH 1756. cidh mhachtnuighi? why marvellest thou? Lism. L. 3762. machtnuighit ┐ ingantaighit mírbuili Dé, 3874 . ro machtnaig o menmain inní ro chuala, PH 5505. cioth cloich- snechta . . . bátar dronga i nErinn na ro mhachtnaidh é acht amhail nach cioth n-aile, FM v 1678.8 . In impers. pass. con- struction: ro machtnaighedh uime siubhal for an righ all wondered at his walking on the king, BNnÉ 292 § 11. Intrans.: machtnaigit ind óic de-sein, TFerbe 92 . gur mhachtnuighea- dar . . . re huamhan na hiolphéiste, Maguires of F. § 3.

machtnaigthi

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(part. nec. of machtnaigid) to be wondered at; wonderful, surprising. is mor ┐ is m.¤ a nert, FA 1 (LB). ni lugu is m.¤ lim-sa comad . . . I have no less reason to marvel that . . ., PH 1758. coin co méit m.¤ of wonderful size, 1782 .

machtnamh

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n o, m., (mod.) wondering, marvelling ,absol. or folld. by AR. ac macnamh air ` astonished at', Eg. Gl. 475. mar do bheith mórán ag machtnamh ort, Isa. lii 14. innmhe ag Gallaibh ní machtnamh, O'Bruad. iii 164. In mod. spoken lang. generally = considering, reflecting .

machtnugad

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Forms: machtnaigthi

n u, m., (vn. of machtnaigid) wondering, marvelling; a cause of surprise or wonder . is é a m.¤ this is the surprising thing about it, Laws v 94.24 Comm. Usually with cop. folld. by LA: bá machtnugud ┐ ba hingnad mór léo cen múr na cathrach do trascairt, CCath. 1843 , cf. 2854 . ba m.¤ mor le in fainne órda, MR 72.2 . g s. is e cuit in machtnaigthi `the force of the doubt', Laws iv 64.7 Comm. robad ingnad lib méd in machtnaigthi, YBL 84a18 . Considering, pondering? cia machtnugadh dorone sencus fer nErend do rad ris? what consideration caused it to be called . . ., Laws i 34.14 . ag machtnughadh ┐ ag midheamhain ar an muinntir misgnigh sin, TSh. 6601.