muilche

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n (g s.?) maelán m.¤ some kind of weed; wild oat (?), tare (?) (see EIF 234 , Peritia i 297-98 ): auene .i. mailan uilchi (mailam uilhi, v.l.) uel cuinfec uel zezaniæ 'oats, that is maílán muilchi or empty or tare (?)' Thes. ii 46.16 , EIF 234 n. 108 : dithan ┐ maolan muilche ┐ ithluingus (defects in land), H. 3.18 p. 447b ( O'C. 1104 ). re tecmaisen maelain m.¤ no ithloingis isinn ferann; ┐ is iat sin is galar bunadh don ferann, p. 224a ( O'C. 403 ). butalmon ┐ oculus bouis .i. caera ferghona .i. maelan mulca, Arch. i 335.69 . maelan mulca (= feniculus porcinus), ib. 343 ( Crawford MS. 30 a ). maelan milce `bitter vetch', Mann. and Cust. i ccclxiii . moelan milce, ZCP iii 241 § 37 (moelain muilchi v.l.).

muilech

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adj o, ā. belonging to Muile (Isle of Mull), in Sc. Gaelic múilech. Muileach is Íleach, IGT Dec. ex. 1169. ? mullscóid muilech, SG 248.46 (not transld.).

muilend

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Forms: muiliunn, mulenn, muilund, muille, muillend, muilne, muilend, moileand, moilenn, muillibh

n o, m., (Lat. molīna) d s. don muiliunn . . . isin mulenn , Goid. 101.11 , 16 ( LHy. 11a ). muilund, Laws i 162.23 . Mid.Ir. n p. muille (ll<ln), hence occasionally n s. muillend; n p. muilne, Content. vi 71 (late form), in Mod.Ir. also muilte: Bóthar na Muilte, Ériu i 101.9 (poem attrib. to Mac Giolla Chaoimh, 11th cent.). muilend moileand, IGT Dec. § 53. moilenn, ib. ex. 1343 . d p. muillibh, ex. 1344 (but muillnibh, Introd. § 123 ).

A mill (usually one for grinding corn, worked by a stream). mulenn, gl. pistrinum, Sg. 49b15 . muilleand (pistrinum), Ir. Gl. 711. muilind (molendinum), 701 . muilend .i. mol ┐ ond . . . nó mol-onn .i. mó a ail .i. mo a clocha quam cloc[h] brōn. Muilind .i. mel ┐ linn, ar is for lind meless, Corm. Y 874 ; from which it would appear that the main parts of the m.¤ were the shaft and grinding-stones, that it was larger than the `bró' or hand-quern, and that it was worked by water. amal meles muilend .x. forcél braich, LU 8699 ( FB 52 ), cf. TBC 3790 , 6052 . mulend már grainne, LU 1756 ( RC ix 482.16 ). ainm in mulind, 1764 . isin muilind, 1760 . cloch mulind, 2443 ( RC iv 254 § 21 ). mol mulind, BDD 85. bleith mulind, CRR 25. ac tóraind inaid mullind, RC xiii 112 § 115. ro mallach [Pátraic] glaisi in mennatta sin . . . asbert . . . na beitís muilli foraib co brath, Trip. 210.4 . esdad mochbro itir muilli, IT iii 101 § 181. ro loiscsem bar n-átha . . . ro millsem bar muille, SG 247.37 . do loisg átha ┐ muile, Celt. Rev. i 226.2 . atha ocus muillidh Érenn, Acall. 7373. linfaidh muilidiu [muilli v.l.], ZCP ix 453. 2 . tri muilti arbha, Cín Lae Ó Meall. 19.13 ( Anal. Hib. 3 ). do mheiledís a muiltibh é, Numb. xi 8. marcmuilenn .i. muilenn imsai [sic MS.] ech, O'Mulc. 817.

Common in place-names, see Hog. Onom.

muille

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x (pl.) see muilend.

múille

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Forms: múillidhe, muillidhi

n m. (late form of múl) a mule: marcuigheachd air mh.¤ , 2 Sam. xviii 9. pláigh an eich, an mhúille, Zech. xiv 15. pl. na múillidhe , Gen. xxxvi 24. muillidhi, Fl. Earls 256.20 .

múillech

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Forms: muilleach, múilleog

n o, m., mire, slough . i muilleach na mailise ┐ i lathaigh na locht, Eochairsg. 102.1 . lán . . . do mhuirt ┐ do mhúilleach, TSh. 10747. muilleach `a puddle ', O'R. múilleog `mire, slough', Dinneen . Cf. múlach.

muillend

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x see maelland.

muilleóir

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Forms: muilnd-eóir, muilend, muilleóir, moilleóir, -eóir, -eóra, -eórach, muillneóir

n i, m., also gutt. st. (<muiln-eóir <muilnd-eóir <muilend) muilleóir moilleóir (g s. -eóir, -eóra, -eórach), IGT Dec. § 50. muillneóir, ib. Introd. § 123. A miller, one who grinds corn: mulleóir már brúichnech grainne and, LU 1757 . gatais in muilleoir a bulg dia muin, Bethu Brigte 67 . cú muilleórach, Triads 234. do tsil muilleorach ifirrn, Acall. 6332. muilleóir do ghlacfadh muilleann ó thighearna, TSh. 10073. ban-muilleoir, Acall. 4855.

muilleóracht

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n ā, f., the occupation of a miller ? In Laws Comm. apparently = mill-construction: .vi. ba ar muilleoracht (fee given to an `ollam saeir'), Laws v 94.5 .

muillid

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Forms: muille, mailltis, mailtis, rosmail, muilliud, muilti

v i, instigates, incites: indlis do neoch no muille who sets [the dog ] on, Laws v 490.5 . impf. mailltis coin fo Patraic, Trip. 148.1 = mailtis, Eg. ? pret. in máthair rosmail (: anair), Acall. 4877.

vn. muilliud con, Laws iii 518.20 . leth-fiach ina muilliud, 520.14 . ? g s. leth muilti , 526.8 . ic muilliudh na miledh, CCath. 5965 ; quoted by O'Cl. with gl.: muilleadh .i. greasachd.

muim(m)e

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Forms: buim(m)e, buime, muime, mmuimme

n , f., also buim(m)e. buime muime, IGT Dec. § 3.7 . A nurse, fostermother (fem. equivalent of aite). is bésad na mmuimme dogní deidbleán di oc munud á dalti (gl. tanquam si nutrix foveat filios suos), Wb. 24d11 . g p. inna mmuimme , gl. nutricum, Ml. 112b22 . ni tualaing aite nā muime tathchur, Laws ii 168.21 . dalta ┐ [a] aide, ingean ┐ a buime, v 480.13 . d'oidib ┐ do buimaib, iii 488.11 . do thig m'aiti-sea ┐ mo mummi, FB 66. i toig a muime (= materterae suae quae eum nutrierat), Lat. Lives 45 = Trip. 10.10 . dā mac mumme ┐ aite do Ailill A.'s two foster brothers, TBC 2490. is tairise do cach mac a bume, Ériu iv 128.11 . For the legal status of a `muime', see Stud. in E. Ir. Law 200 fg . In wider sense of an instructress, patroness, etc.: ac oenmummib daronsat ceird- gnimrada gaile . . . ac Scáthaig ┐ ac Uathaig ┐ ac Aífe, TBC 3006. Brigit . . . mumme Goidel , IT iii 71 § 26 (muime, mumi v.l.). Often fig.: a aite diabuil . . . a muime na demna! (of a sinful soul), PH 8172. ná himbeir luinni . . . for muimme [leg. muimmi] mac nIsrahél, SR 6972 (= matrem in Israel, 2 Sam. xx 19 , of a city). ig muime gach ratha rāín (of Rachrae Isle), ZCP x 53.17 . ba muime ordan ┐ altrama . . . do thuathaib na hAissia hi (of Persepolis), Alex. 416. is í in scriptuir diada is máthair ┐ is mume ailgen dona hulib iresachaib, LB 251b17 ( MS. Mat. 613 ). tri muime menman: sotla, suirge, mesce, Triads 247. teora muime a hordan, Aisl. MC 97.6 .