murain

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x see muirin.

murbach, muirbech

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Forms: muirbheach

n m. (muir; for 2nd component cf. fótbach) a breakwater; a level strip of land along the sea-coast: tonn . . . a tondeo .i. ar berraid in fēr don murbach it shaves the grass from the shoreland, Corm. Y 1243. dún dianad mur- bach án | múr mór maic Lugdach `whose famous breakwater is the great wall of L.'s son', Met. Dinds. iii 124.67 . tír . . . is mín taobh 's is mín murbhach, Measgra Dánta 45.22 . i mmurbach na Bonne the shore of the Boyne, BColm. 72.5 . ar mílib [= mílaib] na muirbech, Met. Dinds. iii 428.36 = muirbrech, LL 212a6 . Carn Trachta Eothaili . . . tēd muir tarna cairgib 'na muirbeach impi, Todd Nenn. 198. Of a lake monster , Peritia xi 163 : muirbech lonn locha hEnaig, Acall. 2421. Common in both forms in place-names: for Muirbech, Met. Dinds. iii 442.42 . i Murbach, FM iii 416.9 . In mod. Anglo-Irish sometimes ` murrough '. muirbheach f. `a low sea-board ', Dinneen .

murbolg

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x see muir (compds.).

murbrath?

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n memais Linnmuine dar Līathmuine, | lia hāirim slūag adbad [leg. atbath?] | a Linnmag Mis i murbrath, ZCP viii 308.2 ; a compd. of muir and brath = sea (i.e. water) -betrayal?

murbrucht

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Forms: murbructa

n (muir)

(a) a `sea-burst', a tidal wave , also used of eruptions of lakes, etc. m.¤ mār in mense Octobris , AU 719. is é tan conuargaib in m.¤ nemḟorcnedach, LL 168b10 (Dinds. of Tonn Clidna). m.¤ locha Echach [sic leg.], LU 3021 ( SG 235. 28 ). murbhrúcht mara, Content. iv 20. murbrucht cidir Eabha ┐ Ros Cette, FM i 48.13 . iter na murbruchtaib mora muirige (of the waters of the Red Sea parting), LB 118b20 .

(b) by extension, an irruption of any kind, an invasion, swarm, etc. do líonadh Mumha do m.¤ diaisneisi long ┐ lai- dheng, Cog. 40.4 . g s. tanic tola murbructa mor du Gallaib, 14.1 . murbhruchta . . . cacha moir-eisc ` shoals ', MR 102.2 . mar clises fiadmil fairgi fa murbruchtaibh . . . minéisc, 248.11 .

murchat

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n m. (muir?) a sea-cat? m.¤ mor . . . amail og-dam iarna ḟorbairt do iasc, Lism. L. 3793 , cf. BNnÉ 77 § 145. co nduatar na murchata he, Lism. L. 3752.

murchorthach

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adj o, ā. (<murchuirthe) as subst. one coming from overseas: amal betis murchortaig hi bāirc, ZCP viii 308.19 .

murchrann

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n m. (muir + crann?) a mast: murcrann .i. seolchrann no crann giuis, O'Dav. 1253.

murchrech

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x see muirchrech.

murchuirthe

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Forms: mur- curthaidhe, murchorta, murchuirthe, murchortha

adj io, iā. (muir + part. of cuirithir) lit. `that which is sent or thrown up by the sea ', hence

(a) one come overseas, a foreigner , oft. distinguished from a `deoraid' = one of a different territory or tribe: as murchorta m'athair ┐ me fein, YBL 140a34 . do fir taistil .i. do muirchuirti, Laws i 156.30 . eiric tar cend murcuirthi, v 182.9 . mac murcuirthe .i. mac eissidhe beres bean don ḟine d'Albanach (i.e. the son of an Irish mother and a Scotch father, a definition too restricted), iv 290.6 Comm. a ndeoraid ┐ a murcairthe, iii 16.29 Comm. is iad na murcairthe, na daine saera ┐ a cinel tar muir, H. 3.18 p. 119 ( O'C. 223 ). na deoraide ┐ na mur- curthaidhe , Eg. 88, fo. 32c ( O'C. 2415 ), perh. meant for pl. of murchortach. trian lōige eneach caich dia murchur[th]u .i. . . . do daer tairis (tairisi v.l.) . . . cethraime do daer erendach, Irisches Recht 39 . See ib. 7 ; 72 ; Cóic Con. Fug. 65 § 15 ; Stud. in E. Ir. Law 243.

(b) property cast up by sea, flotsam ; do murchorta , Laws ii 104.8 (d s.). muirbretha (.i. im caithim tascair do tuinde .i. na muirchoirthe), i 182.1 , 9 . murchuirthe [murchortha, -thorad v.l.] dílse `forfeiture of sea-waifs' (lit. sea-waifs forfeited), Tec. Corm. § 1.27 .

múrdae

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Forms: múrdai

adj io, iā. (1 múr) having walls, walled: múrdai, gl. muratas, Ml. 140d2 .