merballach

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n ā, f., (merbal) aberration, indiscriminate action? co mbiad ar miri ┐ ar merbeallaig 'ma cuairt `so that he could smite in fury and at random', TTebe 986 .

merblach

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x see meirblech.

merblad

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Forms: mearbhla

n m. (< merbal) going astray, erring, mistaking: linn as mebar gan m.¤ we remember it without error, MacCarthy 310 § 2 ( BB 13b37 ). Cf. mearbhla, TBC p. 897 n. 5 (v.l. for meirbflech).

Mercuir

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n (a) Mercury (god): Mercuir .i. techtaire na ndei ifreandaide, TTebe 580 .

(b) Mercury (planet): rind Ioib nó Uenir nó Mercuir, CCath. 1032 .

(c) (< (

dies) Mercurii) Wednesday: find (MS. fid) cach Mercūir mandrais Corp. Gen. 3 (Rawl. 115 b 10) , Ériu xxxii 110 n. 59 .

merda

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adj io, iā. (mer) animated, rapid, impetuous, lively ? Of things: muada merda (of streams?), SR 8171. dar in muir m.¤ , LL 3b40 . eass merrda, MR 104.13 . Of living beings: matud mógda m.¤ (of Goliath), SR 5753. a Michol m.¤ menmnach! 5989 . in ceathror m.¤ menmnach ` vigorous ', Met. Dinds. iii 358 . gasraid m.¤ morgnímach, Cog. 160.5 . marcshluagh merdha, FM v 1654.17 . mathghamhna meardha mórghlon- nacha, Todd Lect. iv 82 § 28. Of a province: la Mumain m.¤ , Anecd. i 14.5 . an Mhumha mheardha ` active ', Content. xiii 5. Of qualities or actions: miad m.¤ , LL 136b19 . golmairg m.¤ , Ériu iii 30 § 15. aicme fá mearrdha modha `a race of pleasant customs' (? vigorous deeds), Keat. ii 4619 (poem).

mérda

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adj (mér) digital, of the finger: compoid merdha 'finger-reckoning (computus digitorum)' Ériu xiii 37.8 , Éigse xxiv 39-41 .

merdacht

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Forms: merdachta, merachta

n ā, f., (merda) animation, impetuosity: is boc ar m.¤ ` madness ', O'Dav. 318. go merrdacht ┐ go moirmeanmain, FM vi 2118. g s. meisce merdachta , R.I.A. 23 Q 6 p. 33b ( O'C. 1750 ) = merachta, Eg. 88, fo. 31d ( O'C. 2404 ). fírlaithrecha fothaigthi buirbi ┐ bāig ┐ brathmerdacht in beatha `of the . . . vigour of the world', MR 150.6 .

mére

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x see méra.

merechduin

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n madness or viciousness in a horse ? tetnuis .i. m.¤ , H. 3.18 p. 638b ( O'C. 1420 ), introducing a passage dealing with injury done by a vicious horse (parallel in Laws iii 180.6 - 11 ). A compd. of 1 mer?

merenn

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x g s. see 2 mér.

merg

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n rust see meirg.