mistum

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adj (= Lat. mixtum) mixed (B. na f.): mille (.i. brogóid) m.¤ , ZCP v 489 § 14.

misúirecht

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n f. (misúr) the act of measuring: ni dhéntáoi écceart . . . a gcomhthrom nó a miosúireacht, Levit. xix 35.

misúr

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Forms: miosúr

n o, m., (late Romance loan-word) a measure (of quantity or weight): miosúr, Corp. Astron. 4.13 . cuig miosúir do ghrán, 1 Sam. xxv 18. do réir méud ┐ miosúr a bpeccadh, RC xxiii 32.2 . A vessel for measuring: dochóidh gus an mbairille púdair . . . do mherlíonadh a mhiosúr, FM vi 2072.20 . Cf. mesar.

? mitain

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n doghní ór do gach mitain `out of all metals he makes gold', SG 49.3 . Cf. ni maith mac rig cen righi | olc main mod cen mitaine, YBL 140b35 .

mital(l)

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Forms: mitall

n o, m., (late Romance loan-word) metal . mitall, gl. metallum, Ir. Gl. 791. ni fuil mital ar doman berthur . . . da leghadh, Maund. 44. do mitaill, 219 (as if ā-st.). antimonium .i. gne do mitaill, Arch. i 330 § 6. do gach mital oir ┐ aircit all the gold and silver metal, Fl. Earls 178.27 . an t-airgead . . . ┐ na mitaill ele, ITS xiv 138.7 . dochum na metal gcruaidh do gherradh, MacAingil 92.19 . Material (for masonry , etc., cf. Engl. road-metal): creidemh dona déeibh . . . dorinnedh do chlochaibh ┐ do chrannaibh nó do mhiotlaibh eile, Ériu v 176.220 . ar son an miotail bhios innta (of images or busts), O'Hussey T.C. 140.4. Temper, mettle: macaomh nach mailí- seach miotal, Ó Bruad. iii 6. Cf. ráinig mise ar an miotal badh dísle, | ar ghrianán mhaordha mhéine an mhíleadh, Hackett xxxix 27 = Keat. Poems 659.

mith

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x see meth.

? mithal

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n acc. to O'Curry M. and C. i p. ccliii `a general name for an assembly ', applied to three kinds of assembly: the `m.¤ Flatha' ( meeting of tenants called together for military service or other special need of the lord), `m.¤ tuatha' ( meeting of free householders of a `tuath' to make a feast , etc., for the king) and `mathluagh' (= mathṡluagh), assembly of house- holders of a `fine' or `sluagh' to discuss their common interests. Not supported by literature; but cf. meithel.

mithe

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x see mithig.

mithem

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Forms: mithemon, mithemain, mís

n n and i, m. midsummer; June (mod. Meitheamh). g s. secht mbarca cach mís mithemon (mithemain , St.), BDD 17. domnach i mmís mithemain, LL 44a37 (d s. in appos. ?). a mís Míthemain, Aisl. MC 85.4 . mis míthime (.i. . . . a mi medhon- ach int samraid), Anecd. v 25.

mithid

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x see mithig.

mithig

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Forms: mithich, mithig, mithid, mithe, mithid

indecl. adj. O.Ir. mithich; mithig, Wb. 4c37 , 31a19 . Occas. mithid, mithe in late MSS. Timely, seasonable ; used as pred. with cop. it is time (for something, to do someth.). is mithich forchenn furi it is time it should have an end, Ml. 118d6 . corrup mithich gabáil ferainn do, Wb. 19d3 . intain be[s] mithich (= tempore suo), 20c15 . is mithig cobair d'Adam, SR 1916. ba m.¤ [mithid v.l.] far tíchtu, Fél. Ep. 394. intan bá m.¤ tabairt biid dóib, IT i 137.13 . is m.¤ ind ingen don mac- sa, LL 279b22 (= SG i 414.16 ; `filio isti jam tempus est filia tradatur', ii 450 ). ropo m.¤ dér n-a díaid, 375a44 . m.¤ anad do báesaib, Arch. iii 215 § 3. is m.¤ dom it is time for me (to . . .): is mithich dún in tinnscital, ZCP viii 175.25 (Laon Glosses). m.¤ dún dul d'a dígail, CRR 5. m.¤ dam-sa dul for cel, LU 3047. anuair do connairc cur m.¤ dó, dochóidh, Maund. 31. as mithi dhuit do thionsgan, MacAingil 73.2 . is m.¤ limm I deem it time (to . . .): intain ropo mithich lasin n-athir, Wb. 19b7 . Ml. 59d7 . ropa m.¤ lind techt co hEmain, TBC 1194 = robadh maith, St. is mithid linn tu dhul uainn, Oss. iv 24.12 . a thigerna, foir orum in tan is mithi let, ZCP vi 286.22 . gur mhithe lē . . . feronn dḟaghail, Ériu v 78.10 . Rarely as subst. with poss. pron.: in tan tanic a m.¤ when the time came for it, PH 5109. dar limsa táinec a mithi duit, O'Gr. Cat. 138.15. mithigh (mithibh v.l.) .i. techtai (i.e. proper, fitting ) O'Dav. 1209. mithid, Dinneen .