1 mulba

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n (mul?) a rounded lump, mass or protuberance? médi- thir fri m.¤ dí charraic for sléib, FDG 138 (mul v.l.) = MR 20.2 (transld. ` summit '). As humorous npr. m.: Mulba mac Lon- longēn (the ball of the weasand, i.e. `Adam's apple'?), Aisl. MC 123.14 .

2 mulba

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n a sea abounding in seals ? mulbha .i. rónmhuir, O'Cl. (`a sea-calf ', Stokes). Cf. 2 mulach.

mulchán

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Forms: mulcan, mulcáin

n o, m., some kind of cheese ; acc. to P.O'C. ` cheese-curds compressed . . . and baked for food'. mulcan, gl. glassia, Ir. Gl. 243. muince do m.¤ mellach, Aisl. MC 81.1 . pl. na mulcáin , BNnÉ 154.11 . maothla no molchain [mulchain v.l.], 166.20 . Mant na mulchán (a nickname), ALC i 232.15 .

múldae

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adj io, iā. (múl) pertaining to a mule: in echlas m.¤ (gl. mulionicam paenulam), Sg. 33b5 .

mullach

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Forms: mullaig, mullaig, mullach, mullaige, -i, mullach, mullaighi

n o, m., (mul) also treated as s,n.: d s. i mullaig , TBC 1203 ; tria mullaig in chínd, PH 8158 = LB 252a57 (perhaps we should expand mullach). n p. mullaige, -i.

(a) the topmost part, top, crown , generally of a convex sur- face. din mulluch, gl. vertice, Thes. i 494.31 ( Tur. 140 ). mullach, gl. culmen, Ir. Gl. 1007. di mulluch int slebe, Ml. 58c4 . co mullach na taulcha, TBC 1209. co rom-adnaichthi i m.¤ Temrach (= in cacuminibus Temro), Lat. Lives 22. a p. mullaighi na cnoc, CCath. 2352. co mullach in chairnn, Acall. 7692. m.¤ tighe, gl. doma, Ir. Gl. 838. i mm.¤ thuir, LB 136a27 = Todd Lect. vi 53. a m.¤ caislen Tuama, RC xviii 288.20 . a m.¤ áiteadh árd, Prov. viii 2. co tuc bulli . . . hi m.¤ chind a brathar crown (of head), PH 855. mullaigi a cend rempu head- foremost , LB 156b45 . ar ammus a chendmullaig, TBC 913 , cf. TBC² 1961. do thuc bulli . . . i mmulluch in médi, TBC 1999. co tarrla in tṡleg . . . a m.¤ a hochta, Acall. 7710. co mulluch a ghualann, 325 . a m.¤ a láirgi (= buttock?), Comp. Con C. 107.7 . a m.¤ a cercailli the top of its circuit (i.e. zenith, of the moon ), ITS xiv 44.27 . a m.¤ na firmaminti, 88.9 . a m.¤ in medha[in] lae at high noon , O'Gr. Cat. 246 y . cach mball . . . de mulluch co talmain from top to ground (=from head to foot), TBC² 1931 ; cf. 1843 , TBC 1256 , 1371 , 2496 . corro loisc hé o mulluch co talmin, Mon. Tall. 72. erradh righ Connacht o mhullach co lar (i.e. a complete outfit), Lism. L. 3152. ro scoilt bendchapur in tempuil . . . ó m.¤ co a lár, PH 2896. ó lár go lánmullach (of a building), FM v 1732 z .

(b) the crown of the head (= m.¤ cind): mullach (gl. meo . . . cum capillis vertice), Gild. Lor. 98. m.¤ .i. mul-ōach .i. cluasach (i.e. a `mul' with ears), Corm. Y 918 , cf. Lec. Gl. 276. dorega ferg Dé it' m.¤ (= in verticem tuum), Lat. Lives 12 = Trip. 60.3 . in bennacht . . . dobiur-sa . . . fort mullach anuas, LL 147a16 = P.R.I.A. iii 545 § 14 . a claideb nocht úasa mulluch, FB 87. hi fossud a mullaich, TBC² 1207 (mullaid LU). ro bui tre m.¤ ind ḟir folt cass, Ériu iii 196.4 . m.¤ Mo Chutu M.'s brain- pan (a relic), LL 370b32 = Arch. Hib. iv 204 § 15.

(c) fig. apex, acme, chief: m.¤ na míleadh, Keat. Poems 732. cnú mhullaigh degban Eirenn `most eminent' (lit. top nut), AU iii 570.16 . ós cionn mullaigh mo shóláis above my chief joy, Psa. cxxxvii 6.

Compd. ¤lethan broad-headed (cf. mul-lethan), FB 37. Acall. 4080 n . gein mhullachleathan mic, Ériu v 80.30 . tairrnge . . . mullachlethan, Fl. Earls 196.3 .

? mullacrad

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Forms: mullacraide, mullachraide

n ? g s. tucatar treas confaid ┐ coingleaca, mell- gaile ┐ mullacraide , Celt. Rev. iii 204.5 ; = mullachraide, a coll. from mullach in sense ` crown, head '?

mullán

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n o, m., (dim. of mul) a hillock, heap ( Dinneen ). m.¤ .i. mullach, Eg. Gl. 447. mullann .i. mullach, O'Cl.

mullóc

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Forms: mulloc, mullócc, mulloca

n f. (mul) a round (shallow?) vessel: mulloc usci, PH 519 (a s.). lan mullóci bice don usce, 511 . mullóc uma (an offering), RC xviii 36.17 = mullócc, FM ii 1000.17 (expld. as `patena or cover of a chalice', ib. note). n p. mulloca ┐ sithla ` bowls ', Laws iii 152.6 Comm.

mullscóid

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n [f.] mo shnáthad . . . da ngabad m.¤ muilech | dobud druinech 'na degaid, SG 248 z , where it seems used in con- trast with druinech. ro eirigh an fairgi 'na mullscoidib móra ` mountain-like sheets (of foam)', KMMisc. 319.5 (cf. scód `the sheet of a sail'; scóid `a handful, a crowd', Dinneen ).

mum(m)e

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x see muim(m)e.

mumnech

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x see muimnech.