? moirtchern

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x a mistake for mortchenn? mortcern .i. mair- tair-cend .i. cend tar ais co hoband .i. eg oband, Corm. Y 873 ; in LB ( Corm. p. 29 ) the word mortcern is omitted and the explanation belongs to the word muirtchend.

moirtél

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n m. (Romance loan-word)

(a) a mortar (vessel): a brugh co maith a moirtel, Rosa Angl. 96.6 . brister . . . a mortel, 222 z . a mbriseadh i moirtél, R.I.A. 23 K 42, 403.1 .

(b) mortar (for building): saltair an mortéul, Nahum iii 14. le moirtéul gan tsúathadh, Ezek. xiii 10.

moirtín

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n m. m.¤ marb name of some disease ? sccamach, lirach, mortin [moirtín v.l.] marb, | bás obann ┐ ifreann, BNnÉ 286.19 .

móit, móid

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Forms: uóit, bóid, múid, móid, búid, bóid, múid

n f. (Lat. vota, see Ped. i 214 ) in uóit , PH 238 , cf. bóid `a vow', O'R. múid móid, búid bóid, IGT Decl. § 14.10 . dar múid , ib. ex. 679 .

(a) a vow or oath: brissed móti, PH 7774. dobeir in fer ┐ in ben m.¤ co na deleochar nechtar dib re cheli, 7775 . doberim-se moid nach inntocar, RC xix 136 ( Fierabras § 108 ). tucc se do C. moid tend | nach sechonadh a leighenn, BNnÉ 180.9 . tuc . . . móid manaigh the monastic vow, BCC § 258. inghean . . . nach dtug móid d'fear who was never betrothed to man, Oss. iv 4.14 . gach slán gach móid . . . tugsad uatha ré chomhall, Content. xvi 162. dar mo mhóid `I swear it', xxvii 8 . fa mhóid na nIarladh on the oath of, FM vi 2044.17 . mo mhóide my vows, Prov. vii 14. a mhic mo mhóidionn son of my vows, xxxi 2 . móid (defined as: gealladh bheirthear do Dhia ní maith . . . do dhéunamh), Parrth. Anma 159.11 = moid, Luc. Fid. 97.14 .

(b) a wish, desire: tanic m.¤ mór for menmain don scolaigi .i. dol ra filidecht, Aisl. MC 9.7 . ic inotacht i tirib aneoil dar a moit against their will, Alex. 1101. in budh móid le rígh nime . . . beith dosom ag éisdecht whether the king of heaven would like him to be listening, Acall. 295. tré mhóid in Dúileman, 1331 . drem . . . ris nach móid | cend I Luighdech 'na liathroid who wish not (cannot bear) that the head . . . (should be treated) as a ball, Ir. Texts ii 13 § 21. a móid nír mín a n-ēcen mood, disposition (?), 17 § 11 . móid ṡíotha ḟuile Fiacha `the peace- ful humour of F.'s blood', TD 10.36 .

(c) cen m.¤ without vow = without constraint, willingly: léghaim fa mhaisi gan mód | leabhar Molaisi, BNnÉ 260.23 . adeirim go beacht gan moid, 279.14 . tuaithbel . . . tiaghaitt na maithe gan móid | arna mesccadh do Mhaodhócc the nobles, bemused by M., of their own accord go withershins, 289.19 . ór in dá Almainn 'sa seóid ro dáiledh dhó gan aonmhóid, Duan. Finn i 71.3 . cen torsi, cen tsuim, cen mōitt, BColm. 78.32 . Hence the sense protest, objection; displeasure, aversion: fathraichther me, ni moid lind (= I am willing ), Arch. iii 241 § 4 = Studies 1934, 433.4 . ger mor m.¤ Chiaráin ris roime, do faem a ṡid iarum, LB 273a63 = SG 52.20 (cf. Caithr. Cellaig 181 , Med. & Mod.Ir. Ser. iv ). a móid nar mhionaigh a chrábhadh | fioghair na gcóig n-áladh air `no anger at them (i.e. the mark of the five wounds) lessened his sanctity', PBocht 33 § 18. doilidh searg móide Í Mhaine `sorrowful the blighting of the oath (? it is hard to attenuate the displeasure) of M.'s de- scendant', Ériu v 64.7 . re hÍosa is adhbhar moide | teacht tar thúar na Trionóide, R.I.A. 23 F 16, 17.5 . do shódh mhóideadh an Riogh rinn, ib. 18.42 . ? dia do mhóid `awful thought!', A. Ó Dálaigh l. 2 .

moít(t)e

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part. nec. of moídid q.v.

moíth

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x see maeth, -e.

móithech

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adj o, ā. = mothaigthech sentient, animate: na neithe cruthuighthe . . . mhoitheacha ┐ neamhmhoitheacha, Corp. Astron. 60.13 .

1 mol

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Forms: m., moil, moil, mula, mul

n o, m., an axle or rotating shaft, esp. the shaft of a (hori- zontal?) mill-wheel. m.¤ , Laws i 124.18 (one of the parts of a mill). herintiu .i. cloc beg bis for cinn in muil, uirri impas in m.¤ , 140.19 Comm. muilend .i. m.¤ ┐ hond (.i. ar issed deide as maillem i mmuilend), Corm. p. 29. mátan maglorci amal m.¤ mulind, FB 37. BDD 85. co suifid fuil m.¤ for lár ind liss, so that the blood would turn a mill-shaft, IT i 105.14 . la tascad in muil, Hib. Min. 70 § 2 = moil, Rawl. rí Mide na mmol `of the mill-shafts', Arch. Hib. ii 85 § 48 = LL 185a54 . ? ba m.¤ Mídend midlaige memais Linnmuine dar Liathmuine, ZCP viii 308.1 (i.e. M. was like a mill-shaft driven by a mill-race [when] Linnmuine broke in flood over Liathmuine? M. fore- told the inundation and perished in it; cf. l. 3 : inriuth Lind- muine . . . milt a crúas for comaithchu, where the metaphor is kept up). In wider sense: m.¤ túrnach `stock of spinning- wheel', O'Gr. Cat. 143.6. Fulacht na morrigna . . . crand a roth ┐ crand a m.¤ . . . ┐ dā nai rethlenn as an moil sin axle (of a cooking-spit), Mackinnon Cat. 133.10 (treated as ā,f.). mul na róithléan, 1 Kings vii 32. mula axle-trees , ib. 33 . mul `an axil', Eg. Gl. 522. See also follg.

2 mol

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n o, m., seems used of a constantly reiterated refrain or noise . m.¤ .i. glorach (= glór?); molmar .i. glorach, O'C. milgetan . . . .i. cuit Muil dorsada Temro. Mol didiu [a] ainm ade dāig in muil no ferad forsna doínib .i. `taít as, taeit ind !' Inde dicitur molac[h], Corm. Y 860 ; cf. ut dicitur molach .i. is cosmail fri Mol, ar ní anad side do labrad coidchi a n-asbered side: taeit ind, taeit as, O'Mulc. 818. a ben ucut, na fer m.¤ frisin marb, LL 275a9 = Mór Muman § 6 ( P.R.I.A. xxix 265 ); `do not pour praise upon the dead', but the reference seems rather to continuous lamentation. Possibly a fig. use of 1 mol, in allusion to the continuous rotation or splashing of a mill-shaft; cf. also Corm. Y 870 : molod .i. mol-sōd; m.¤ .i. ar a minca ┐ sōd ar a gnathi. See molach and molmar.

3 mol

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n heap see mul.

1 molach

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adj o, ā. wordy, verbose? dofairchechnatar donicfed faith forbannach . . . ┐ forcetal n-anetarcnaid lista m.¤ tremdéa tar muir anall (= prophetabant morem exterum futurum cum ignotā doctrinā molestā longinquo trans maria advectum), Lat. Lives 2.8 = Trip. 32.31 ; perh. referring to the reiterations in the Christian ritual, unintelligible to the uninitiated, = jab- bering? See also Corm. Y 860 and O'Mulc. 818 quoted under 2 mol.