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muinigin n f. muinidhin, IGT Dec. § 184. Trust,confidence,
hope:in Mid.Ir. seems confined to the phrase:téit i mm. ¤ (with
gen.) trusts in,relies on,has recourse to .ragma i mmunigin ind
ḟeda móir-se co matin we will seek shelter in, TBC 620. ra étla
65. . . úad i mmunigin a retha trusting to his swiftness, 2981 .
rachúatar . . . i mmunigin na fidbaidi forrúadi ┐ na sleg mór,
LL 240a1 ( TTr. 1713 ).dul i muinighin na n-arm, CCath. 5485.
ragaid cách i mmunigin a daidbri . . . i nderiud domain, LL
188b38 (cf. RC xxvi 39 n. 7 ).dachuatar i mmunigin a ndrui-
70dechta, 218b11 ( TTr. 109 ).docuaid Find a muinidhin a fesa,
BCC § 42. Ériu viii 18.16 .duli muinighin a ngeasa do thoghairm
na ndeamhan, Keat. ii 5451. dochóid Patraic i mmuinighin
Poil ┐ Petair im tathbeodhugud in meic(i.e.invoked to his
aid), Trip. 558.11 .raghat a m. ¤ dee iffirn, Aen. 1624 (cf. Virg.
75Aen. vii 312 ).meni soised C. a muinidin [sic MS.] na ndea
muiridhi, 1023 .in a mmunigin ar náem ragmait? RC xiii 100
§ 129 .dochuatar Bretain i muinighin Findein im chuinghidh
osaidh doibh, Lism. L. 2562. tiagar uain ina m. ¤ imon plaig-si
do digbail din let us appeal to him, Fél. 200.12 .dochuattar . . .
80a muinighin na Trinoide, BNnÉ 37.4 .i mm. ¤ dependent on,
looking to(some one to do something): a bheith i muinighin
Uí Dhomhnaill . . . chum cearta do chongbháil to be depending
on O'D. to uphold justice
, Maguires of F. § 95. lēiccim mirbuile
Moling atá i lLaidin i m. ¤ na mbrathar cCleirigh(i.e.I leave it
85to the friars C. to transcribe M.'s miracles which are in Latin),
Moling § 77 (scribe's colophon).
Later used more widely, confidence,expectation,hope (with
prep.as,i n-or gen.):a Críosd gidh cóir muinighin though we
should hope in C.
, PBocht 76 § 21. an duine chuireas a
mhuinighin i nduine(=qui confidit in homine), TSh. 617. an
5mh. ¤ bhíos ag duine as a bhríoghaibh corpardha, 7371 .i
dteaghdhaisibh muinighine(=in tabernaculis fiduciae, Isa.
xxxii 18 ), TSh. 10907 .muinighin laidir an bhetha shiordhuidhe
sure hope, Parrth. Anma 119.15 = Luc. Fid. 71.1 .gairdeachas
na muinighne, Hebrews iii 6 .dóigh, dóchas, muinighin, Eg.
10Gl. 232.

muinignech adj o, ā hopeful(of),confiding(in),relying(on), with
prep.AS:ní beitte dh'aoinneach bheith muinighneach as a
ré féin no one should be sure of living (long), TSh. 784. muinigh-
neach asan bhfeoil confident in the flesh, Philippians iii 4.
15 muinighneach as húmhlachd, Philemon 21.

muinir(?muiner) n f. a(leather?)wine-bottle? dobeir dā
muinir lana doib do ḟín, Ériu iii 140.172 =dobretha di
muinnir .i. dā phaitt, Rawl. 132b26 .

muinision n o,m., (Romance loan-word, prob. < Eng.munition)
20 ammunition: g s. go línmhaireachtmunisioin , Fl. Earls. 104.6 ;
cf. 40.10 .iar ffacbhail a munissioin ┐ a n-ordanáis, FM vi
2272 .go n-iomat armála ┐muinission , 2110.4 (g p.?).le
muinission, 2116.24 .furtacht monision leo, Cín Lae Ó Meall.
15.7 ( Anal. Hib. 3 ).

25 1 muinithir vdep. meditates,intends,purposes: pret. inna hí dia
rumuinestarsom trócairi those for whom he has intended mercy,
Wb. 4c38 .ba mór do maith ro ménair (.i. ro midair do denaim),
Hy. ii 67 ( Thes. ii 321 ).ro menair Patraic congabad dó feissin
ann P. thought of settling there himself, Trip. 136.4 . ?pa [= ba]
30Muredhach. . . muinestar . . . an chomairli sin who devised(?),
Anecd. ii 72 (múainistar,muainestar v.l.; perhapspret.of
múinid). Thinks,deems: miad mār munimar manna`a great
honour we deem the heavenly food
', ACC 88 ( RC xx 268 ) =
munemar, LU 975 ;cf. muinimar .i. adcimi`we see', O'Dav.
35 1279. ro mēnair nā budh ferr,etc., ZCP vii 304.28 (B. na f.).

2 muinithir vdep.ebron ima muinither meirg .i. ima timc[h]ella
meirg ┐ imma n-ith, Corm. Y 536 =ima muintear, Corm.
p. 19 s.v. ebrón; the same quotation occurs H. 3.17c.519
( O'Don. 711 ) with gl.:ima muinither meirgi .i. imtimchill in
40meirg imon muin; perhaps goes round,surrounds , from a root
*mon-denoting motion also found in:dia tomna .i. dia tí,
TBC² 1044. Cf.also:na filid nā fitir so | ni muin fedm eicsi
forro, Auraic. 2007 (the poetic function goes not on them = is
not theirs
?).

45 muinmer n[m.] hemlock: muinmhear, Eg. Gl. 481. mínmhear,
muinmhear,minnbhear` hemlock ', Hog. Luibh. amhuil muin-
mhear a n-eitrighibh an mhachaire, Hosea x 4 ,cf. Amos vi 12.

múinte adj io, iā.part.ofmúinid,q.v.Asadj. educated,well bred,
polished: roighne an tslóigh mhóirḟeithmhigh mh. ¤ , TD 11.27 .
50 banḟlaith mhánla mh. ¤ , Keat. Poems 458. aigneadh sídhe m. ¤ ,
Ir. Monthly 1928, 549.14 .

muintend n[ā,f.] (compd. of1 muin?)ayoke ?cathcharpait co
fheirtsib ┐ múinntendaib óir ┐ argaid(`mit . . . Jochen'), Alex.
233. Cf. dá oen-muntind(of two brothers;two yoke-fellows?),
55 TBC 5375.

muinter n ā,f., O.Ir. alsomuntar,montar. A word of disputed
derivation; (a) acc. to Thurneysen, Hdb. § 905 ,montarand
muinterrepresent respectivelymonater-andmoniter-< Lat.
monasterium (monis-); so also Hessen, ZCP ix 11 , Pokorny,
60 ZCP x 203. (b) acc. to de Jubainville, RC xxv 2 ,montar
(muntar) < *manu-tera`that which is under the hand,i.e.the
authority
'. (c) Vendryes, ZCP ix 296 suggests a native origin,
Celt. *monicogn. with Ir.muin`protection', see1 muin (c)
above.
65In O.Ir. the stem appears with palatal and with non-
palatal -nt-:n s. muntar, Wb. 21d1 , 26a12 , 27d12 , 31b7 . Ml.
94a6 .montar, Wb. 7c5 , 21c22 .muinter, 7b9 , 14a5 , 25a6 ,
26d14 , 31d16 .a d s. muntair, Ml. 29d7 , 46a20 , 61d7 , 71c16 ,
76c9 .muntir, 142a3 . Wb. 24b31 , 26d5 , 30a4 ,etc. Sg. 30b11 .
70 muintir, Wb. 11c8 , 16c11 .g s. muntaire, Wb. 21b12 . Ml. 61c2 .
muntairai, 85a4 .muntire, Wb. 21c4 , 30b16 .muintire, 28d21 .
g p. montar, Thes. ii 254.10 . In Mid.Ir. the formmuinter
(often writtenmuinnter) prevails.muinntear, IGT Dec. § 12
(p. 62.9) .
75In general senseacommunityorgroupof persons connected
by some commonbond , hence esp. (a)afamilyorhousehold
(including servants), corresponding to Lat.familia:gl.familia,
Ml. 61d7 . Sg. 30b11 .di muntir Cessair(=de Caesaris domu),
Wb. 24b31 ,cf. 30a4 , Ml. 76c9 , 112d7 .cona muntir(=cum
80fratribus), Wb. 14a19 .oís muntire(=domestici), 21c4 ,cf. 28 d
21 .fer muintere (=famulus), 33a5 .fer muindtire, Laws i
6.16 .in fer muinteri [muintireLU]. . . .i. mo chú, TBC² 535.
betit mnaa can a muntera , LL 48a10 ( SG 373.1 ).no roinntea
in biad . . . itir in fírmuinntirno bíd ann, cen co beth ann acht
85int athair no in mathair cona cloind, LB 155b34 .do cheangail
. . . screaball ar gach teach muinntire every household, Keat.
iii 1556. 'n-a athair mhuinntire(=homini patrifamilias,
Matth. xx i ), TSh. 6339. mic mhuinntire(=sons still under
parental authority
), 5120 .muinntear .i. clann, O'Cl.
(b) in wider sense, followers,adherents,party,attendant
5 troops,etc. asberam-ni ammi muntar dait-siu, a Dae(dicemus
nos tuos esse), Ml. 94a6 .do díabul ┐ dia drochmuintir, LU
2344 ( RC iv 250.9 ).fer do múinntir Ísu .i. Petur, PH 3111.
oes gráda in rig ┐ a muntear tairisse, 384 .radis Medb fria
muntir ar co ndigsed láech dib, TBC 1567. muinntir Heseciah,
10 Prov. xxv 1. muirḟecht .uii. xx. long di muinntir righ Gall,
AU 848. Of asetofchessmen: ni gonfa-so mo moindter-sa . . .
ni ruba fer dia muinter, Ériu v 32.23 , 24 .
(c)often of thedisciplesof a saint collectively, areligious
communityormonastery (= Lat.familia, see Plummer, VSH
15 i p. cxii ).la muntir Patraic, Trip. 240.22 .caillech dó muntir
Brigte, IT i 43.13 .for muinntir nAirdd Machae, AU 830. ar
tomailt torith na muindtiri the produce of the monastery,
Mon. Tall. § 77. fer muindtiri`one of thy monks', § 36 .a laim
muindteri Eoin Baisti the Order of St. John the Baptist, Maund.
20 35. ag muintir Eoin Baisde, FM iii 654.12 . By analogy ofa
pagan community: sacart do muntir Baich a priest of Bacchus,
TTebe 64 9.
(d)ofinhabitants,etc. muntar nime, Wb. 21d1 .i n-óentu
muintire nime, 9c28 (cf. PH 4357 , 6520 ).eter muntir nimeet
25talman(=quae in caelis sive quae in terris sunt), 26d5 .hí
figuir noe montar nimæ(=the nine celestial hierarchies),
Thes. ii 254.10 ( Stowe Miss. 65b ).na teora muntera .i. munter
nime ┐ talman ┐ ifirn, Trip. 118.19 .Righ na tri muinnter,
RC xxviii 322 § 49. muinter na catrach, FB 82.
30(e)in later Irish sometimes of anindefinite numberof
persons temporarily grouped for convenience: an mhuinntear
théid don tsaoghal sul doghníd lóirghníomh those who die,
TSh. 6272. ar an muinntir chuirios fios chugad to them that
send
, Prov. xxii 21. déunaidh urnaighthe ar son na muinntire
35bhuaidhreas sibh, Matth. v 44.
(f)of a single individual, onebelonging toa `muinter' (family,
community,kindred,etc.), aservant,adherent,partisan,etc.;
cf.analogous use ofcétmuinter.fersait faelti móir fri muintir
Mongán(i.e.M.'s messenger), LU 11021 ( Im. Brain i 52 ).ni
40bat munter dam thou shalt not be servant of mine, RC xiv
412.3 .mo Chrítóc cáin m. ¤ servant (of God), Fél. May 11. ba
múinnter do Christ a friend(of Nicodemus), PH 3677. furtacht
carat ┐ fírmuintire, Acall. 7262. digde ind caich ro cradis
manip muindter`if he be not one of thy monks', Mon. Tall. § 36.
45 muinnter d'Eiremhon caem Cobha C. was of the kindred of E.,
Ériu x 81 § 48. pl. mairfet-sa farmuintera your folk, Met.
Dinds. iv 64.96 .dobéra a muintera | doc[h]um an mesraigthi
(of Christ), ZCP viii 211.1 (perhapsfamilies, communities).
ríoghan as mhó muintera(of V. Mary), Ir. Monthly 1930,
50662.32 .not-berum tairrsi cot uile mhuinnteraib we will take
thee across (the sea) with all thy followers
, Lism. L. 1817.