mathfad

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x see 1 matha.

mathgamain

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Forms: mathgaman, matho, mathgamna

n m. (cf. math + gamuin Ériu xix 114 ) a bear: gl. ursus, Ir. Gl. 418. tír i fail m.¤ mall, LL 136a34 . g s. bruth mathgaman , FB 52 Eg. = matho LU. pl. amal bíti mathgamna etir banbraid, RC xiii 456 § 52. gala mathgamna ┐ brotha léoman, BDD 92. mar leoman ic techta fo mathgamnaib, TBC 2163 , cf. 5585 and TBC² 1949. i n-earball an mhathghamna, TSh. 7431. math- ghamhuin, 1 Sam. xvii 34. nuallamuid amhuil mathghamhna, Isa. lix 11. Often used of a warrior: inmain m.¤ mórglonnach, TBC 5354. an dā mathgamain morghlonnacha, CF 874. as mé an mathgamhain ar menmain, BNnÉ 285 § 273. is math- ghamhna meardha . . . a míleadha, Todd Lect. iv 82.21 .

Common as n.pr. m.: Mathgamain mac Cennetigh, AU 966. m.¤ mac Cendetig, Cog. 58.25 . dall Mathgamhna M.'s blind (bard), 96.1 .

Mathgen

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n.pr. m. compd. of gein `birth' and math `bear' (or maith `good'?) K. M. Wortk. 91 ; by Marstrander, RC xxxvi 355 , connected with math in Matha, mathmarc. Matgen (name of a wizard), RC xii 80 § 78.

mathmarc

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Forms: mathm-arc, menm-arc, maithmairc, mathmarc

n o, m., by Ped. § 381 analysed as a compd. = mathm-arc, cf. menm-arc (<arc- `to beseech'?); see also RC xxxvi 353 - 4 ; for suggested origin of first constituent see 3 Matha. A soothsayer, diviner ; gl. augur Sg. 6b14 . n p. tictis in druid ┐ na maithmairc combitís oc tairchetul doib (= magis aruspicibusque), Lat. Lives 5 = Trip. 42.1 . g p. druidecht is idlacht mathmarc , BB 205a4 (quoted Todd Nenn. 144 n .).

mathmarcach

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adj o, ā. (mathmarc) one who practises divination or places trust in soothsayers? nirbud litach maothmarcach be not quarrelsome nor trusting in soothsayers (?), Arch. iii 315 n. 21 (counsels for a king).

mathmarcde

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adj io, iā. pertaining to an augur or diviner: gl. augustus (<augur), Sg. 60b4 .

mathmarcóir

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n i, m., an augur, diviner: Tolominus mathmar- coir, Aen. 3057 = augur, Virg. Aen. xii 460.

mathmarcoracht

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n ā, f., divining, soothsaying . is celmaine druad ┐ methmerchurdacht dogniat, LB 137a34 = Todd Lect. vi 59 (spelling due to association with Mercur = Mercu- rius?). fer grada eside do Thuirrn ┐ mæt[h]marcoracht, Aen. 2098 = Turno gratissimus augur, Virg. Aen. ix 328.

mathmuine

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Forms: maithmhuineach

adj (compd. of maith?): missi Find in flaith-ruire, | ni m.¤ midlaige `no soft-hearted coward', Met. Dinds. iv 320 ( LL 191b57 ); `the second element seems to belong to the stem men-, mon- (domoiniur, etc.)', ib. p. 462 . Cf. maithmhuineach ` well-minded ', O'R.

máthramail, máithremail

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adj i, (máthair) resembling one's mother: mádramil in mac (gl. primus homo de terra, terrenus), Wb. 13d10 . As sobriquet: Mane Mathremail ┐ Mane Athre- mail, dā mac Ailella ┐ Medba, TBC 4375. ZCP ix 175 § 7. Maine Maithremail, TBC² 2849. Ériu ii 184.4 . m.¤ Maithre- mail .i. fria mháthair bá cosmhail .i. fri Meidbh, Cóir An. 228. m.¤ Mathramail (contracted), TBC² 164 , BDD 42.

máthrathatu

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n d, m., (máthair) motherhood: condition of a mother: gl. matrimonium, Sg. 53b5 .