míad

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Forms: m., m.

n o, n. and m. n s. m.¤ ṅglan, LL 128b28 . m.¤ ngart, ZCP viii 362.27 .

(a) honour, dignity, elevation: gl. fastus, Ml. 82b3 , Sg. 106b14 ; fastigium, Ml. 25d5 . is m.¤ mór ind apstalacht, Wb. 13b5 . miadh .i. airmhidin no onoir, O'Cl. m.¤ mār munimar manna a great honour we deem the heavenly food, ACC 88 ( RC xx 268 , glossed airmitiu mór, LU 977 ). nad goirfet gelmiad `that they will not stain their bright dignity', Laws i 10.29 . in ro-miad slónnte-si this glorious title (i.e. sons of God), PH 7871. fal ro- miad `abundance of great honours', RC xxvi 28 § 107. Of per- sonal dignity: áldem de dainib . . . eter met ┐ míad ┐ masse, TBC 5297. Fig. of a pers.: Cuchulaind . . . m.¤ curad cathbuad- ach, SC 33. Mælodor m.¤ sulc[h]ar sóer, ZCP viii 302.15 ; cf. miad. .i. uasal, O'Cl. Freq. in chevilles: m.¤ soerda, SP v 7 ( Thes. ii 295 ). mellach m.¤ , SR 1985. m.¤ milib bla, 767 . m.¤ cen bron, ZCP viii 312.26 . m.¤ nar lac, CRR 29.

(b) esp. rank, status of an individual, on which his privileges depended and which was officially recognized in his `lóg n-enech', see ZCP xiv 340. amuil bes a tothacht ┐ a grad ┐ a miadh in accordance with his possessions, status and rank, 342 § 5 . ro-airled dire caich fo m.¤ according to his rank, Laws i 40.13 . fethem [sic leg.] fo m.¤ feicheman (= the defendant's advocate must be of the same rank as the plaintiff's), 266.8 . ro hordaigit fir Herend . . . cách ar míadaib ┐ dánaib ┐ dlestunus according to their several ranks, callings and claims, LU 4218. tabair dam immad ecna . . . coro fhegur a m.¤ coir for cách, PH 3963. ní geibend a m.¤ fén do chuirp [leg. churp] in chóimded he does not show due respect, PH 5347. ar in m.¤ foramiset do fearaib E., is fai ro mided doib (i.e. they were paid in their own coin), Cog. 116.4 (leg. míach or meid?).

(c) is m.¤ limm I deem it honourable, consistent with dignity or self-respect: nír bo m.¤ leis beith for ban-tinchur, TBC 81. ni ro-m.¤ ┐ ni ro-maiss lessium comlund do dénum riss, 4651 . TBC² 2170. ní m.¤ lim mo ara do marbad, RC xiv 412 § 22. duine las ar mhiadh each do bhreith leis who deigned, Cog. 132 n. 7 = nec[h] ris arb [f]iu (text). nír bhó miadh lais Magnus C. do beith 'n-a righ fair, Marco P. 117. nir bo mied leis techt for sligid ele, CCath. 3517. níor mhiadh leó an t-athair do bhí acu they did not think their father good enough for them, ITS v 160.8 . FM vi 2254.21 . Is m.¤ dom: doruimin . . . nar bho miadh no maisi dho gan eolus . . . do beith aicce that it was not creditable nor becoming for him to be ignorant, Leb. Gab. i 222. 11 . In follg. exx. míad may be confounded with mían: iss occut d'aenur biat-sa cén bus m.¤ lat as long as thou wilt (? judgest fit), IT i 120.29 . gur bho miadh re holc `it would be courting evil' (of a rash enterprise), ML 128.20 .

(d) in subj. sense elevation of mind, pride, oft. in bad sense vainglory: ros-lín miad merda (of Eve), LL 126b18 . rom- gab-sa m.¤ ┐ borrfud, 273b41 . dia mbadh mé bud óctigern | nim-gébadh miadh ná maidhem, ZCP iv 468 § 8. nachat- geibed m.¤ menman no díumas, PH 6048. cúrbha miadh menman la gach n-óen a bhfegad `a mental glory', Marco P. 81. ba haithreach lais a mhiadh menman ┐ a ionnoccbháil, FM vi 2218.10 .

Compds.

(a) with subst.: tri míli miadbla imchloí ṅglicc, SR 2303 ; leg. miadmla?

(b) adj.: taithesc miadchar `a digni- fied answer', Tec. Corm. § 28. Mugain ¤mas, TFerbe 824 .

míadach

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Forms: Miadhach

adj o, ā. honourable, dignified, noble (of rank or charac- ter): Mathgamhain, miadhach an gein, Cog. 96.11 . an naomh miadhach Molaisi, BNnÉ 250.17 . ma Maire moir miadaig, Gorm. Nov. 1. tar eis a mic moir miadaigh (of Christ), Ériu iii 198.8 . na righna ro-mhiadhacha (leg. -miadcha), ZCP viii 208 § 45 . As alleg. n.pr. m.: Miadhach mac Menmanra[i]dh, Anecd. ii 64.2 . Of things: ainm m.¤ no onorach, Leb. Gab. i 280 n. 9 . for kalaind Mái miadaig, Gorm. May 1. Proud, uplifted: as clochda . . . cridhe miadhach mac duine, FM i 524.20 (poem). miadhach .i. uallach, O'Dav. 1207.

míadaige

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n [, f.] dignity, pride: m.¤ ┐ menmnaige, LL 149b4 .

míadaigecht

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n ā, f., honour, dignity: iar miadhaighecht accord- ing to rank, Laws iv 344.8 .

míadaigid

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Forms: miadaigestar, dimíadaides, miadugud

v honours ; pret. dursan nach Munremur miadaigestar 'tis pity that M. did not extol (him), LL 123b9 (Nuallguba Emire). Cf. 3 s. rel.) dimíadaides ` who contemns' (? disparages), Laws ii 320.15 Comm. vn. o ro gaib miadugud when he is made much of (of a pet cat), LB 164 marg. inf.

míadamail

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adj i, honourable, dignified, stately: go maoidhmheach miadhamhuil, ML 84.4 . Cf. tri míli miadbla, SR 2303 (: bliadhna; leg. miadmla?).

míadamlacht

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n ā, f., honour, dignity: ni dernai irlabhra budh aithis dá míadhamhlacht, CCath. 2551. miadhamhlacht De seacha duilib, BB 15a44 . Pride, elevation of mind: ro gabsat menma ┐ m.¤ a llos a nirt, Alex. 367.

míadamlae

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n [f.] honour, dignity, glory: a chumachta ┐ a mhiadamla (of Deity), Ériu ii 106 § 16. for deis Dé . . . hi ngloir ┐ i mmiadamlai, LB 251b25 . écnaig miadamlai railing against dignity (?), Tec. Corm. § 16.34 . di nert ┐ miadamlai, TBC² 3267.

míadamlatu

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n d, m., honour, dignity, glory: a Dhé . . . foillsigh do mhiadhamlataigh innum-sa, LB 278b52 . isin glóir ┐ isin miadamlataid ittā-som, PH 4676. a míadamlatai ┐ a inocbala oc lethad fón m-bith IT ii.2 36.304 .

míadlicht

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n (= míad-ṡlicht) grade of dignity or rank: togarmand . . . miadlechta titles of dignity, Laws iv 344.2 . miadhlechta ecna tra it ecsamla fri miadhlechtaib tuaithe, 354.15 . miadh- lechta filidh, H. 4.22 p. 67b ( O'C. 2070 ), of sections (slechta) in Law relating to grades and dignities.

1 mían

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Forms: mían, meinn, miana, miana, mian, mian, -a, míanta, míanad, méine

n n. and m. n s. mían ṅ-ingen, Thes. ii 291.14 . g s. mir meinn , Laws v 486.12 . gairbe in gád-méin, Met. Dinds. ii 46.20 . miana, PH 7761. n p. miana. g p. mian, PH 7817. mian (m., g s. -a), IGT Decl. § 95. A late pl. míanta (really < *míanad vn. of míanaid) occurs, Oss. v 40.15 . In Mod.Ir. also fem., g s. méine, perhaps through influence of 2 méin.

Desire, inclination; object of desire , with subj. gen. ba m.¤ ṅ-ingen ocus ban the darling of girls and women, Ml. Poems 1 § 6 ( Thes. ii 291 ). ben Fhaelain | mór saerḟer diar bu ḟir-m.¤ many noble men desired her, Met. Dinds. iv 342 ( LL 201b15 ). ropad he mo m.¤ . . . eterscarad mo chuirp ┐ m'anmma, PH 6888. do reir m.¤ do cholla, 7817 . ticfa m.¤ na mbadhbh don bhert the scaldcrows will get their desire (i.e. their glut of carnage) from the event, Acall. 7590. salma senais riaghail ócc | dob iad sin miana Máodhóg, BNnÉ 279 § 264. miann ngalar the desire (appetite) of the sick, Laws iv 176.4 . mir mend (.i. mian mna torrcha) `the longed-for morsel', Laws i 174.32 , 180.5 = m.¤ meinn, v 486.12 . cen mír mein, R.I.A. 23 Q 6 p. 15b ( O'C. 1707 ). With obj. gen.: m.¤ bíd, PH 6911. m.¤ toli Dé do chomalliud, 8037 . damm-anic-sea miand mannair ḟuirthi a longing to destroy it, LL 230a26 ( TTr. 957 ). m.¤ turaid gibe ar a ṁbeth whosoever may desire dry weather, Arch. iii 236 § 1. da mbeith m.¤ oinigh orrtha, Ir. Texts ii 105 § 16. gruaidh . . . gan mhian a molta, PBocht 16 § 28. With prep.: m.¤ imm ṡalond a wish for salt, IT i 43.12 . le grádh 's le m.¤ don Osgur, Oss. vi 18.8 . m.¤ d'airgead, Hackett lvi 13. an m.¤ do bhí ar I. ré bás d'fhaghbháil, TSh. 6065. flaith gá dtarla a mhian do mhnaoi whose desire fell on a woman, PBocht 125 § 21. do mharbadh a mhiana its lust (of the body), 102 § 28 , cf. ar marbhadh na méinne, 56 § 5.

is m.¤ limm I like, desire: co ra[b] m.¤ leis in nádúir maith do dénum, PH 7394. ba mh.¤ liom-sa go gcluinnfinn an ceól, Oss. vi 42.5 . ba m.¤ ris a cur uadha, Matth. i 19. ni thuigim créud as m.¤ leis san trisd sin I do not understand what he means by this (word) curse, Rule of Tall. § 106.

do m.¤ with the desire (intent) of, in order to: do mharb [Irúath] an macraid, do m.¤ Mac Dé do chur docum báis, Maund. § 82. do mh.¤ an eimheltais do seachna to avoid pro- lixity, BNnÉ 274 § 250.

Compds. ar mhíanbruith na colna (= carnis luxuriam), TSh. 10413 ; 7886 , 8037 . mianglacadh eager grasp , MR 238.3 . See also míangus.

Cf. 2 méin (prob. orig. same word).