maindecht

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x see mainnecht.

mainchine

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x see manchaine.

maíndénmid

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Forms: moíndeinmid

n i, m., lit. a gift-maker: moíndeinmid (gl. muni- ficus), Ml. 58d11 (an imitation of the Lat.).

maíndénmidetu

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Forms: moin- deinmidetu

n m. (maíndénmid) munificence: d s. dun moin- deinmidetu , gl. ad munificentiam, Ml. 145a2 .

1 mainder

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Forms: mainnear, mainnri, maindreacha, mainnriuch, maindir

n f. gutt. st. (<Lat. mandra ?) mainnear, g s. mainnri, IGT Dec. § 54. a p. maindreacha, ib. ex. 1381 . In Bedell the g.s. is treated as a nom. (ā-st.).

(a) an enclosure for cattle, a pen, fold . m.¤ dligthech `lawful pound', Laws i 288.15 Comm. g s. na mainnriuch , ii 54.7 Comm. d s. a maindir , v 464.20 . ac sadad mandrach dia lóegoib, RC xv 468 ( Dinds. 67 ) = ic sádud a cruí, Met. Dinds. iii 376. nach rethi ar tus hi mannribh `whatsoever ram is first in pens', Leb. Gab. i 32. mar an ttréud a lár a máinrighe, Micah ii 12. dénuidh mánracha dá bhur gcáorc[h]uibh, Numb. xxxii 24. a measg bhánrach na gcáorach, Judges v 16.

(b) in wider sense, enclosure, confines: forus n-acra .i. main- ner .i. arus in fir uil ag in acra, Laws ii 10.28 Comm. tucc maidhm ar phéist locha gloin; do chengail . . . a corp 'sa maindir a bfuil `in the lair', BNnÉ 135.38 . timcheallfaid th'easgcaraid 'n-a mainnir thú (= circumdabunt te vallo), TSh. 1064. ro buí se secht mbliadna isin maindir mor-dai[n]gin sin (of a prison), ZCP vi 286.9 . a maindir na noem (i.e. in Heaven), KMMisc. 256 § 31. nochar mhainnear madhma riamh (of a stronghold), Ir. Monthly 1923, 640 . Of an enclosure of troops, arms, etc., in battle: co fúair mandir mílinde the ring of battle, Met. Dind. ii 276. m.¤ crui-niemhdha [ = -niamhdha] a ccraoi- seach, ZCP ii 359.6 . dorónsat mainner áthusach . . . ┐ léibend daingen . . . do sciathaibh, Fian. 88.4 . dorinnetar léibenn . . . ┐ mainner gaibtech a timcell Oilella, Celt. Rev. iv 12.10 . gur scaíl a sciathmandracha, Caithr. Thoirdh. 116.7 .

2 mainder

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n manner see mainner.

Maine

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io, npr. m. Mane Macbriathrach, TBC 4805. do marbad Mane maic Conchobair, IT i 76.14 . i mbrutt Mani maic Durthacht, LL 115a14 . tri Mane Murisce, TBC 5908 , cf. 5922 . Name borne by all the sons of Ailill and Medb of Con- nacht: .vii. meic Ailella ┐ Medba ┐ Mane for cach fir dib ┐ forainm for cach Mani, BDD 42. na secht Mane, TBC² 178 = na secht Mani, TBC 435. na secht Maine, ZCP ix 175. Rhys Hibb. Lect. 1886, 366 fg. conjectures that `na secht Maini' is a Volksetymologie for sechtmain (g s. ¤e) < septimana and that the seven Maines represent the days of the week.

mainech

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adj o, ā. belonging to or a native of Hy Many (Uí Maine). IGT Dec. § 11 (p. 55.9) , § 12 (62.5) . KMMisc. 248.1 . Brian m.¤ , AU ii 134.7 . eter Mainechaibh, 462.8 .

maínech

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Forms: Moenach, Maonach, Moinaigh, Moenaigh, Maenaig

adj o,ā. (maín).

(a) possessing treasure, wealthy: Dunchad moenech, ZCP ix 462 § 10. gall m.¤ a wealthy foreigner, Cog. 208.1 . maic Miledh mainich, Leb. Gab. i 282. delai fir muaid moínig, RC xxvi 16 § 18. a n-úi ní bat maínigh, Anecd. ii 40.18 . do bhí sé . . . mórdhalach maoineach, Hackett xxxix 163. Of places: Erc Domnaig Móir maínich `treasurous', Fél. Oct. 27. ar Maig m.¤ Murthemne, LU 9314. Tuaisceart Maighi muineach clár, BR 90.8 . is oirdnidhe an cathair . . . is muinech, Misc. Hag. Hib. 32.4 . ? fā m[b]a moladh, cenip muinech [mainech v.l.] o dorónadh? or shall it be a panegyric, though it bring no gain (payment) when 'tis done (?), Arch. iii 294.2 .

(b) valuable, precious: cach set is mainech, Laws v 382.30 Comm. colomu mainech, BColm. 6.3 . an mionn maoineach, Leb. Gab. i 184.26 . imon maind morblasta mormaínig, BB 242a20 . As npr. o, m. (same word?): Moinach, AU 782. Moenach, 742 . Maonach, Keat. iii 2181. g s. Moinaigh, AU 752 , 782 . Moenaigh, 730 . Maenaig, 991 .

maínén

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Forms: mainénaib

n o, m., (dim. of maín) a small gift: hona mainénaib , gl. munusculis, Ml. 69c5 .

mainér

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Forms: mainér, -éir, -ér

n m. (< AN maner Risk 616 ) mainér (g s. -éir, -ér), IGT Dec. § 35. A manor; a manor-house . doberim-se in mainer-sa duit, ZCP vi 81.25 . gur ég sé . . . 'na mhainer féin 'san Chaislen Tirim in his own manor of Castle Trim, Rel. Celt. ii 160.22 . cur loisc a manera, Ann. Conn. 1264 § 8. ALC i 448.12 . iar mbuain a bailteadh ┐ a mhainer de, FM v 1420.12 .