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milliud (milled) n u, m., vn. of millid. The act of spoiling, ruin-
ing, destroying , (a) in physical sense: hi cinta ind fergoirt do
m. ¤ , FB 38. milledh in lachta, Laws ii 44.8 Comm. dāl bróin
75is milti a doom of sorrow and destruction, LL 33a22 . aga lot ┐
accá láinmhilleadh, FM vi 1932.4 . E. do ghabail . . . ┐ a
breith co Baile Atha Cliath ┐ a milleadh ann he was put to
death
, AU iii 248.8 . mac iarla A. ata aguind da breith da
milludh to be taken . . . for his execution, ZCP vi 66.5 . is minic
80docuiredh sgribend a millti fein le techtuire many a messen-
ger has carried his own death-warrant
, 284.5 . pl. rob dín ar
millti cach daire a shelter against destruction, BColm. 82.26 .
millte mora ┐ loisg[th]e imda do denam devastations , AU iii
308.25 . (b) in moral sense: th'enech do m. ¤ , IT i 128.2 . millidh
85geisi, Ériu iii 158.8 . aoine an Choimdedh do mhilledh to
violate the Lord's fast-day
, Buile S. 32.18 . clæn crete . . . isat
deich millti milles causes ten metrical faults, Auraic. 2036.
Seducing (a woman): no saigfed m. ¤ a n-ingenraidi, LU 10163.
ar mhilleadh ban, TSh. 1723. (c) of injuring by magic, casting
the evil eye, etc.: m. ¤ quasi mi-silliud .i. drochṡilliud, Corm.
5Y 859 ; folld. by O'Cl. (milliudh). This is perh. the sense in
the follg. exx.: bá hé m. ¤ són dobertatár [na druid], BDD 144.
dá amaid do bhí . . . ré milleadh naoidhean, Keat. ii 5976 , cf.
ban-aimiti . . . nó bhíth . . . agá idhmilled mac mbeg, Cóir An.
54. tedmand for cethraib . . . boara comalla milliuda (`over-
10lookings', bewitchments ?), RC xxvi 46 § 233. is ed fotera galar
forsna clanna, eter eltrai ┐ milliuda olchena, Ériu i 218 § 3.
Cf. millitha .i. cnuic millithe .i. easlainte boils, murrain (?),
O'Cl.

milliugud n m. = milliud: scor na faiche do milludug , H. 4.22,
15 p. 77b ( O'C. 2106 ).

milliún (-ión) num m. (Romance loan-word) a million: d'éis
mhillióin do bhliadhnaibh, Parrth. Anma 481.17 . fiach mhile
milleon saoghal, Luc. Fid. 230.13 . mellion amhain tēit a
ttorbha don diuc gach bliadhna `the Duke makes one million
20profit
', Fl. Earls 82.5 . bí ad'mháthair mhílte do mhilliúnaibh
of thousands of millions, Gen. xxiv 60.

millse n[iā, f.] abstr. of milis. Sweetness: blass ┐ millsi, Auraic.
1853. millse bēil a sweet taste in the mouth, Rosa Ang. 24.9 .
Usually in fig. sense, suavity: mo Lasse lōr millsi, Gorm.
25 Sept. 7. rí mór Mide co millse, LL 185a50 ( Arch. Hib. ii 85
§ 46 ). ainm an bhaile . . . mór a millsi, Leb. Gab. i 48. millsi
an bhéil, Prov. xvi 21. m. ¤ ┐ siothcháin inmedhónach, Parrth.
Anma 261.18 .

millsecht n ā, f., sweetness: asan neartmhar tháinic millseacht,
30 Judges xiv 14. millseacht bhriathar, 1 Cor. ii 4. blas mill-
sechta an tsaoghail, Aisl. Tund. 139.15 .

millsén n m. (<milis?) a preparation of (? sweetened) curds
(Thurneysen, ZCP xiv 358 ). m. ¤ .i. gruth caisi, O'Cl. lemnacht
do bruith do m. ¤ , Laws ii 254.3 . millsen no druchtan, Rule of
35Céli Dé § 5 . As a tribute: Bentraigi . . . millsen dliges ri
Caisil dib, Corm. Y 140. As humorous npr.: m. ¤ m'ingen, Aisl.
MC 79.13 . meic Millsén, 33.26 . In wider sense, sweetmeat,
delicacy: ré freastal milséan ar bhordaibh, TSh. 890. ná bí
mían agad ionna mhillseanaibh, Prov. xxiii 3. m. ¤ móna name
40of a plant: gl. pulicaria ( flea-bane?), RC ix 239 , cf. Arch. i 329.
89 ; 329.113 . milséan móna ` redrattle, lousewort ', Hog. Luibh.

millsigid v i. sweetens: berbtar iad . . . ┐ millsigter le mil, Rosa
Ang. 314.12 (pass. imp.). bláth an toraidh . . . do mhilsigh
fuairshreabha, Studies 1929, 594 § 8 .

45 millte adj io, iā. part. of millid. Destroyed, ruined: mé millte go
mór, Studies 1931, 261 § 10 . gur bhó . . . m. ¤ mughaighthe in
Cúigedh, Ériu viii 134.31 . (fig.) a ghiollaidh an bhiobla
mheillte ( tampered with, falsified?), Luc. Fid. 314.16 .

milltech adj o, ā. (cf. millid) baneful, destructive, malignant: a
50drochbean mhillteach! RC xxiii 12. suile millteacha, BNnÉ
120.8 . an teanga mhillteach, Prov. x 31. foraois mhillteach,
Studies 1931, 81 § 8 . clann mheillteach ar a máthair who
destroy their mother
, Keat. Poems 1205. comhairle na mill-
teach (= concilium malignantium), TSh. 3881. Compar. is
55milltighe neimh na nathrach, 8973 .

milltechus n m. destruction: stuideruidh a ccroidhe millteachus,
Prov. xxiv 2.

milltén n o, m., a prodigal: an milltéan meic the prodigal son,
TSh. 8832 ; 9221 . Eochairsg. 82.21 (-teán). millteán, Dinneen .

60 milltenas n o, m., damage, destruction: co med . . . milltenais (gl.
co mētt millte), Leb. Gab. i 110 n. 8 . millteanas, Dinneen .

millteóir n i, m., a destroyer: m. ¤ `an oppressour ', Eg. Gl. 456 , cf.
97 . o aghaidh an mhilltéora, Isa. xvi 4. do mhillteóirighe thy
destroyers
, xlix 17 . Luther, m. ¤ manaigh a subversive monk ,
65 Eochairsg. 22.3 .

milltigeóir n i, m., a destroyer: Uilliam Burc, milltighéoir Erenn
uile, ALC i 23 4.6 .

mílmad num(míle) ordinal number, thousandth: an milmad [fer],
Maund. 198.

70 milmecán n o, m., name of a plant, mallow: milmeachan ` mal-
lows ', Eg. Gl. 446. milmheacán, Hog. Luibh. (also milbocain).
pl. milmheacáin, Job xxx 4.

milrad (? mílrad) n o, m., (1 míl) hunting, the chase: milradh
Naisi `the venison (? hunting-rights) of Naas', BR 2.11 (a pre-
75rogative of the high king). oc milruth, RC xiii 381.1 ( LL 272a
23 ). sluaig ag milradh, ZCP xii 290.18 . luidh . . . do milroth,
Ériu vii 242.3 . do mhílrad, Cóir An. 214. buaid marcachais
┐ milraid, Fen. 178.13 . Fig. dogníodh . . . Fer D. an cleas . . .
do milradh meanman ┐ aigeanta to pluck up spirits (?), ZCP x
80289.15 .

mílta adj o, ā. (1 míl) abounding in animals (cattle, game): ar
ghríanmhuigh mhíolta, Keat. Poems 1494.

mílte n io, m., (2 míl) military service: transl. militia, Wb. 28a19 .
ainm ind lóge doberr do miledaib ar m. ¤ (gl. stipendium), 3c1 .
85 dulchinne in mílti, 11a5 . dom Chummain cain mílti `of beauti-
ful warfare
', Fél. Nov. 12. dia foglaim in milti, BB 263b47
( SG 331.18 ). do foclaim an milti (.i. an gaiscid gnáthaig ┐
ingnataich), ZCP iii 248 § 61.