martgal

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n ā, f.,: is din martgail móir . . . Benn Bóguine `from the great cattle-killing is named B.B.', Met. Dinds. iv 74 (perh. = 1 mart, prob. a play on double meaning).

marthain

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n i, f., later Mid.Ir. vn. of maraid. IGT Dec. § 148.7 . Remaining (in existence), lasting: is iat ro scribustur . . . da m.¤ d'feruib Erenn that it might be preserved for the men of Ireland, Laws i 34.23 Introd. Comm. co nach rabi commu(i)s ic duni . . . cēt-blegon a bó do dīn . . . acht a m.¤ do mae(i)r but (it had) to be kept for the maer, Cog. 48.20 . mara mbia maith ar m.¤ , ZCP viii 221 § 49. nocharb'í a maith gan m.¤ (= it was bounty that never failed), 219.8 . dochím an nós so ar m.¤ ag Gallaibh anois still continuing, Keat. i p. 68 . co nach raibhe a bhecc don fheoil ar m.¤ there was not a morsel of the flesh remaining, BNnÉ 74.1 . Esp. of persons remaining alive, living: bráth na Muimneach a mharthoin (= the Munstermen are doomed while he lives), ZCP viii 221 § 46. go haimsir an dara Pádraic do mh.¤ to the time the second P. lived, Keat. i p. 48 . Fercarthain . . . súil-mall mongach cen m.¤ ` short-lived ', Met. Dinds. iii 72. nir thoghaidhe mac nar maith re mórm.¤ who would not be good (likely) to live long, LL 386b9 . an trath sin . . . do bháoi Maodhóg gan m.¤ M. was no longer alive, BNnÉ 277.6 . do bhéara tú orum marthainn thou wilt make me to live, Isa. xxxviii 16. chum marthana dhóibh do réir Dé that they might live according to God, 1 Pet. iv 6. ní m.¤ dam san mh.¤ i dtám the life I lead is no life at all, Hackett xviii 6. ní fearr mo mhairshion san riocht so, Maguires of F. § 88 (phonetic spell- ing). m.¤ do . . . long life to . . . ! (common in salutation, etc.): m.¤ duit, a Ioraird! ZCP viii 218 § 1 ; 219 § 7 . Ériu i 100.13 (marthainn). m.¤ duit, a croch an Choimhdhe, viii 91 . martain coimge duit Celtica vii 183 (note to l. 367) . narab m.¤ duit ill betide thee! Rule of Tall. § 41. m.¤ lé mac Chonco- bhair, Misc. Celt. Soc. 328.2 . ? m.¤ rer gcru Chonaill-ne, Ir. Texts ii 109 § 47. m.¤ uaim don fhuirinn-se ` hail ', Studies 1928, 453 § 23 .

marthanach

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adj o, ā. remaining, continuing in existence; perma- nent, lasting . conid m.¤ ar lár inn atha fos in cloch, TBC 2994. co mbad m.¤ ind echtra sin dó lasting (in remembrance), RC xiv 430 § 57. inis martanach bis ar muir no ima martanach muir (i.e. an island surrounded by water at all tides), Laws iv 6.23 Comm. bidat marthanaig isin mórglóir sin co mordail brátha, FA 6. ba m.¤ in stoirm go medhon oidhche the storm lasted till midnight, Fl. Earls 8.19 . ag comhfhognom do Dhia a ndeig- bethaidh mharthanaigh persevering in a holy life, 140.33 . marthain i n-eagla Dé, TSh. 6811. an betha m.¤ ar nach fuil crich nā foircend everlasting , BCC § 363. briathra na beatha marrthannuighe, John vi 68. do chumsain gu m.¤ a sīd na Romanach, ZCP xiii 184.10 .

marthanacht

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n ā, f., remaining (alive), hence sustenance, victuals: d'iarraidh marthaineachta an oidhche sin, Maguires of F. § 83.

marthanaige

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n , f., permanence, durability: ar a dūre ┐ ar a m.¤ , Thes. ii 316.47 ( Hy. ii 37 Comm. ). ar a marthanaigi (of a colour), O'Dav. 1197.

martir

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Forms: martar, martar, martir, martire, martiri, martir, martir, martíre, martiri, Martartech, Martarthaig, Martorthige, Martarthaige

n m. (< Lat. martyr; later martír from contamination with AN martir Risk 595 ) = O.Ir. martar: g p. martar, Thes. ii 254.9 ( Stowe Miss. 65a ), Fél. July 10 . Mid.Ir. g s. martir (the LB forms: in martire si, PH 1107 , in martiri-sea, 1477 = in martir , 1479 , may be scribal errors); in pl. treated both as o- and i-st. g p. martir, Fél. Ep. 249 , LU 1856 (mártir); martíre, PH 1095 , martiri, BColm. 4.14 ; see also mairtirech.

(a) a martyr: cech m.¤, cech dithrubach, Hy. i 19. Germán m.¤ , Fél. Feb. 4. croch in m.¤ Phetair, ib. Jan. 11. hi felib mártir, RC x 50.6 ( LU 1856 ). Abél . . . in cet-martír, PH 6098. fo chassaib Stephain noím martír, 1530 . na martíre noemda .i. Machábdai, 6524 . ateoch frit huile noebmartire, Ir. Lit. 32.7 . tri choicait fir-martír, 62.1 . i n-oentaid apstal ┐ martiri, BColm. 4.14 . a uile naomh-martir! Parrth. an Anma 298.17 . ar uaidhibh na mairtior, Luc. Fid. 205.6 .

(b) transf. relics of martyrs (rare): tucad and cóic m.¤ ar tri fichtib . . . im reilcib Póil ┐ Petair, Trip. 238.16 . ? boí-sem oc timchiull martar andsin, LL 248a28 . Cf. commotatio mar- tirum [= commutatio martyrum] Petir ┐ Phoil, AU 733 (cf. 742 , 775 ) = c. reliquiarum, 784 , 789 .

Compd. Martartech n.l. (see Hog. Onom. ), Trip. 194.13 = Domum Martirum, 330.31 . oc Martarthaig , 250.19 . g s. Martorthige, Thes. ii 269.34 ( Ardm. 15b2 ). Martarthaige, AU 754.

martírech

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x see mairtírech.

? martlaige

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n [io,n.] compd. of 1 mart `dead body' and laige, lige `lying' = layer (pile) of slain? co farcaib martlaigi dona collaib ar bélaib na nGréc, TTr.² 953 (`horseloads', Stokes, reading marclaige). Cf. mortlaid.

martra

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n (in B. na f.) = martrae? tugan m.¤ `a martyr's cloak' (of the shield Dubgilla), Met. Dinds. iv 330 = LL 193b44 . tiug trom m.¤ miad n-ere | faircde corpda cuirp duine, Oss. v 260.5 = H. 3.18 p. 650 (another version of same poem).

martrae

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Forms: martar, martre, martri, martre, martrae, martra, m., martra

n , f., (< Lat. martyrium, influenced by O.Ir. martar, Ped. i 352 ). n s. martre, Thes. ii 246.30 (Cambr. Hom.), AU 824. a s. martri, Wb. 23c31 , 24d13 . g s. martre, 4b21 , 7b5 . g p. martrae, Fél. Dec. 23.

(a) martyrdom (in strict sense, of violent death inflicted by enemies of God): gl. martyrium, Ir. Gl. 738. martrae Luciáni, Fél. Jan. 7. iar céssad hi mmartrai, Nov. 22. co cléir martrae máre, Dec. 6. na focraici dlegait ón Chomdid ar a mmartra, RC xxv 240 § 11 ( LU 2570 ). martre Blaimhicc o genntib, AU 824. sochaidhe martrai, 919 . Fig. of a place: martra Hérenn Tulen, Triads 29 (see AU 919 ). As vn.: na naim do martra , RC xix 16.18 . téit martrai suffers martyrdom: cia thiasu-sa martri (= etsi immolor), Wb. 23c31 . do thecht martre, 7b5 . dul martre, 4b21 . Dublitir sacardd Ard Macha do dhul martra leu, AU 922. nach macc dochuaid martrai la Hirúath, Fél. Ep. 267. ZCP iii 21.26 . dochotar martra la hechtrandu, RC ix 18 z ; but: dochuatar a martrai, Fél.² clxvi (Sept. 22) . bán- (derg-, glas-) m.¤ : filus tre chenelæ martre . . . baan- martre ocus glas-martre ocus derg-martre, Thes. ii 246.27 (for definition see p. 247 ). ǽs dergmartra dutrachtaige do Dia, FA 23. is aire tiagat in doini dercmartrae ┐ glasmartrae ┐ bánmartrai, Ériu vii 152.22 . Cf. ZCP iii 29.18 . ruadhmartra, ALC i 536.2 (of murder of a priest).

(b) in wider sense, a violent death; slaughter; intense suffer- ing . dobērthar in mor-martra ann for sil Adaim (of Dooms- day), SR 8179. fo bās martra roda[s]-smacht (of Elisha cursing the children), 7155 . bud fórmach do rig-martra, TBC 2759 = do rigmartaib, TBC² 2058. martra muintir[e] Vuilt, CCath. 2859. ni deis re Dia derg-martra ar dainib slaughter, MR 172.11 . beatha martra (= a life of self-morti- fication), Todd Nenn. 188.8 . Mael C. . . . do éc . . . fo buaidh martra ┐ haithrighi, AU ii 106.21 . go n-erbail . . . iar martra fhoda, FM ii 926.8 .

(c) coll. relics (of saints or martyrs), somet. burial-place or tomb of a saint ; cf. martyria = martyrum ossa, reliquiae; martyrum sepulcra, Ducange . m.¤ Patraic, Trip. 120.20 . forá- caib martrai sruithi occu, 194.12 (glossed `taisi' in both passages, Arch. iii 22 , 26 ). airchinning bíte ós inchaib martra na nǽb, FA 25. co tairchellsatar relic ┐ martra Petair ┐ Phóil, LL 281a51 . is lais ro tarclamtha in mór-martra nóeb i n-oenscrín, 370b3 ( Arch. Hib. iv 204 ). Ériu v 120.20 . Wit- nesses took an oath over relics or at a saint's grave: tri .xx. fer do martra imon comraiti (i.e. 60 men to give witness at a saint's tomb about the deliberate act), Cóic Conara F. 38 § 52 , see note p. 66 . Cf. further: les martradh, Laws iv 86.19 Comm. (`probably a churchyard' note); leg. martrae?

(d) rarely martyr, victim: pāiss ocht cét cáin-martrae, Fél. Dec. 23. iss e seo lin na martra dorocair icon Troi, BB 445a23 (g s.?).

martraid

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Forms: martrad, martradh

v a. (martir) martyrs, inflicts martyrdom on: ar t'aith- ris a mheic mhaithmhigh | mé id mhartra go martairthir, Studies 1931, 660.4 . i n-onoir na martirech ro martrad le n-aithrechaib sim, PH 255. is annsa crich sin do martradh Tomas apstal, Marco P. 173. vn. martrad. martradh (o, m.), IGT Dec. § 11 (p. 55.14) . martradh na n-apstal, TSh. 5532. Torturing, maiming: sloigheadh la Gallaibh . . . ┐ martradh Nuadhat mic S. leo, FM i 464.23 , cf. 486.12 .