midchuairt

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Forms: midchuarta

n (1 mid (or possibly 3 mid) + 1 cúairt ZCP xxxiii 7 , Ériu lx 2-3 ) f. banqueting hall , also called tech midchuarta : miodhchuairt .i. meadhonchuairt, O'Cl. asrenar eneclann cach prim-persaind asa m.¤ , Laws i 164.25 Comm. i mm.¤ mo thige, Fél. Ep. 94 (glossed: i medonchuairt, Laud 610). dogen[ad] failte fri cach n-óen it' m.¤ már, RC xxv 22 § 4 . co mannaib moraib midchuarda medardæ, ZCP xi 93 § 28 . tech midchúarda (of Bruiden Dá Derga), BDD 87. for tellach taige . . . medraig midchuartai, Aisl. MC 87.11 (mid- chuartai[g], Meyer). assa mmidchórdaib comtháirgetha, combuithe, cuirmthigi comlabartha comléicther '(who) is expelled from her central quarters of common supply, common living, common conversation in the ale-house' Peritia ix 107 § 2 . Esp. of the banqueting-hall of Tara: sudigud Tige Midchúarta, FB 2. Ériu iv 128.13 . Of a goblet: midchúairt a all, Éigse xxxvii 78 § 8 .

midchuine

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n f. (Lat. medicina, RC xii 466 ) medicine: bēra m.¤ latt . . . d'icc do galair, Aisl. MC 95.16 . Medical treatment: midcuine techta oc na hardbeanar alt na feich, Laws v 486.10 , glossed .i. midchuine dobeir in liaigh dligthech, 488.4 .

1 mide

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n io, m., middle, centre , used in combination with medón in expressions of time: go m.¤ medoin laí, TBC 3560 , cf. 3774 . co tainic midi medoin lae, Acall. 1803 n . uair midi medon- [láe], 6738 n. i mmidi medon-lae, CCath. 848.

2 Mide

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pn io, m., (same as preceding?) Meath, the central province of Ireland , used originally to designate the hill of Uisnech regarded as the central point of the island (qui . . . umbilicus Hiberniae dicitur, Giraldus Cambr., Top. Hib. iii c. 4 ), RC xxxvii 143. crích Mide, TBC 6191. telach Mide, AU 829. i mMidiu, 713 . for Midhiu, 949 . a Midiu, Ériu iv 148 z . tuatha Breagh ┐ Midhi ┐ Uisnigh, Acall. 83.

1 midech

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Forms: Midhech, Midig, Midhech, Midhe- ach

adj o, ā. belonging to Meath . As subst. o, m. a man of Meath: Midhech, IGT Dec. § 11.30 . pl. Midig, Connachtaig . . . ocus Ultaig, Ériu i 132.65 . re Midhechu, Anecd. ii 21 § 14. As ā,f. a woman of Meath: Midhech, IGT Dec. § 12.8 . Midhe- ach, § 18 .

2 midech

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Forms: midhidh

adj o, ā (1 mid or 3 mid?) a nUisneach Midhi mighid `of Meath of the mead' (? of central M.), BR 22.6 = midhidh, BB 268a22 .

3 midech

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subst., see 1 midach.

midem

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n m. Mid.Ir. vn. of midithir.

(a) surveying, estimating: ro gab ac m.¤ ┐ ic mordescin, LL 263b8 = MU 12.23 . ac m.¤ ┐ ac mórdescain ar in slúag, CRR 25. ac m.¤ . . . int ṡloig, 27 . re midium na cath, MR 198.11 .

(b) a judge (analogy of brith- em): oentaigid risin m.¤ morbriattrach, fri Moysi, BB 241a46 .

midemain

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Forms: midhemhana

n f. late Mid.Ir. vn. of midithir.

(a) judging: aingil nime ic a forguill . . . Crist fén oc a m.¤ (= Christus iudex), PH 5336.

(b) contemplating, surveying (in order to form a judge- ment); reconnoitring: ic midemuin na ndúl (of a druid), TBC 5490 St. oc midhemhain na nóeden, Moling § 8. gid fata ro beth fer . . . ac mideamain na n-ingen sin, TTebe 733 . ic midhemain ┐ ic mordecsain for in longphort, CCath. 5429. do midheamhain . . . an tíre ina thimchell, Hugh Roe 156.18 (fo. 42a) . do mhidheamain an tslóigh, FM iv 988.16 .

(c) the act of reflecting; meditation: ag midheamhain ar ghuaisibh an bháis, TSh. 9849. do tharbha na midhemhna so, Parrth. Anma 391.3 . pl. doním midhemhana fada ar na pianaibh do fhulaing Criosd, 426.11 .

midemnus

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Forms: Medhamnus

n o, m., the faculty of judgement; the act of judging or examining: midheamhnas .i. meas nō meadhughadh, O'Cl. is mor a mídemhnus | ar mēt a sealbha som, IT iii 92 § 137 = Bruchst. i § 54 (`'). is cóir . . . do reir mo midemnais-se, SG 402.8 . ba mertnech Moyse oc gleod chest ┐ [oc] mídemnus do na slogaib, LB 122a13 , cf. BB 242b42 , YBL 292b44 . o na portaib cro ro bidis ag in aes athgaetige ag midenmhus [leg. midemhnus] a crecht do cach from the clots of blood that used to be on the wounded when their wounds were severally examined, Ériu viii 30.16 . ? As alleg. n.pr. m.: Medhamnus maic Fithil, Anecd. ii 53.6 .

mideng

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x see midṡeng.