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50 maidm n n,n.andm.With final lenited:n s. maidb, LU 4443.
g s. madmæ, Ml. 84c6 .d s.?diamaidm , 85c6 (where Ped. reads
diumaidm, Gram. ii 574 ).madmaim, TBC 2883. madmuim,
Laws v 208.6 Comm. Later decl. varies:maidhm(maighm
v.l.)m.,g s. n p. madhma, IGT Dec. § 41 ; butn p. madmanda,
55 g p. madhmann, ib. exx. 1145 , 1137 .
vn.ofmaididto which it corresponds in use.
(a) breaking(abattle);defeat,rout,flight ,absol. or withRE
of victor,FORof vanquished.m. ¤ riam a victory won by him,
Ml. 33b11 .iar mai[d]m chatha forru after their defeat, 84c9 .
60 m. ¤ ria nOsraigi for hUib Cennselaig, AU 973. tri madhmanna
ria Mac C. for Saxanaib, RC xviii 278.33 (Tig.).trí gáire
dimbuaid do ḟlaith . . . gāir a muintire iar m. ¤ fair, Ériu ix 46.6 .
iar madhmaim for a rioghaibh, FM 856. do ebert madma for
hUlltu to tell of the defeat of the U., TBC² 3618. cath do m. ¤ fair
65re n-a comlin a battle to be gained over him by an equal number,
Laws v 450.30 Comm. ro bris m. ¤ for Oibh Nell the Uí N. were
defeated
, CS 218.16 .ro gab m. ¤ for Ulto the Ulstermen were
routed
, LU 1510 ( MU 52.4 ).rachuala C. . . . in cath do m. ¤ fo
thrí ris atúaid that the battle had broken thrice north of him
70(i.e.that his troops had been thrice routed), TBC 5969 =an
cath do brissiudh, St. For similar use withmaidid, see
maidid I (a).iar tabairt madma forru inflicting a defeat, PH
6325. go dtug seacht madhmanna orra, Keat. ii 4547. ro rain
.vii. madmand ar Gallaib he inflicted seven defeats, Cog. 82.17 .
75 do gabatar na paganaigh m. ¤ the pagans were routed, RC xix
276.2 .lucht madma the routed party, Cog. 24.7 .aés an madhma,
FM vi 2132.25 .i mmaidm nó i mmorthechiud in rout and
stampede
, CRR 38. tanic i mmadmaim ┐ i teiched o ḟeraib
hErend, TBC 2883 =a raon madhma, St.gabaid omun mor
80in sacart co tanic ina máidm amach came rushing out, LB
144b9 .tháinig 'na mhaidhm ratha, Comp. Con C. 127.22
( Med. and Mod. Ir. Ser. iii ).róe (róen) madma `field(path)
ofrout',precipitate flight: is roí madma nō techid dam re-
mut-su, TBC 2311 =is a raon madma, St.;cf. 1959 .robadh
85meince raon madhma ria n-uathath dibh-sidhe for ilchēdaibh
do Ghallaibh often a small number of them put many hundreds
. . .to flight, FM vi 2288.11 .an tan ghabhas an t-arthrach . . .
raon madhma . . . ag teitheadh, TSh. 2133. iar sōud hi rrae-
naib romadmai, Alex. 146 ,cf. 131 .—Cf.further:hUa R. do
leanmuin clainni M. . . . ┐ m. ¤ caeraidheachta do buain eistib,
5 AU iii 22.15 (lit.defeat of cattle-spoil,i.e.they were defeated
and their cattle taken from them).go ttucc maidhm imirged
orra da ngoirthi an gealmaidhm, go rucc creacha ┐ édala
uatha`a migratory overthrow' (?), FM iv 752.7 .
In concrete sense ofrouted party: luid Macc cecht i ndegaid
10in madma, BDD 157. leantar in m. ¤ ┐ dichenntar móran dibh,
Lism. L. 3253. FM i 26.4 .Ofcattle: iar m. ¤ dib after they have
broken loose
(oppd. to:fo fedmuim), Laws v 488.36 Comm.
(b) breaking,bursting,giving way(in physical sense): m. ¤ a
sceith for a duirnd, Laws v 310.4 .fri m. ¤ n-airm, TBC² 557.
15 cnó-maidm nut-cracking , TBC 4583 ,cf. 1366 .ní thernó . . .
gan m. ¤ leisi nó láirge nó lurgan, Comp. Con C. 105.20 .m. ¤ cridi
heartbreak , LL 169a57 .intan blaidfait na craind ic m. ¤ , 188c56 .
leth ind ugha sin iarna madhmaim, Ériu ii 120 § 58. maidhm
talmhan anearthquake , Keat. iii 2399. Fig.:'ar m. ¤ sida etorra
20 breach of peace, CCath. 3289. maidhm síodha eittir Midhea-
chaib ┐ Breifnechaibh, FM iv 1054.3 .In concrete sense, a
fracture,fissure: in m. ¤ talman bis aice ina faiche`chasm',
Laws iii 254.19 .i mmadmandaib a sliabh clefts , CCath. 864.
(c)abreaking forth,bursting out,eruption: dia m. ¤ , gl.irru-
25ptione [fulgorum], Ml. 85c6 .ceithre loch-mhadhmanna lake-
eruptions
, Keat. i p. 176 .maidhm rabharta spring-tide ,
PBocht 26 § 33. atá ag maidhm tré [sic leg.] Mac D. tuile
éigse M. is pouring forth a flood of learning, Content. x 23.
Of a loud noise,clap,crack: m. ¤ toraind, FB 53. drés-m. ¤ mor
30. . . ┐ fogar ingnáth, LB 234b39 .ní cumaing nach ben a feghad
cen maidhm a delma eisti(sine crepitu ventris), Fél. 206.42 ,
cf. Todd Nenn. 202.1 .
For:m. ¤ inna boraime ┐ m. ¤ na ggiallne Laghen, AU 720 ,
readnaidm.

35 maidmech adj o, ā. (maidm):a mochdeadhoil na maidne Mairti
moire maidmighe`on the great Tuesday of the defeat', MR
112.4 .minscainnre mallta maidmecha`smooth, treacherous,
retreating skirmishes
', 302.3 .Of persons,defeat-inflicting:
midach mear-m. ¤ ` swift-triumphant ', 224.18 .bás in Máil
40murnig maidmigh, BB 47a20 .

maídmech xseemoídmech.

maidmid xseemadmaid.

maidnech xseemaithnech.

maidsi? ind goíta Fiachra fer togach | maidsi Moga Messchorach,
45 LL 150b44 =gae do F. . . . maidsi Maidi Meascorach, BB
264b42 = SG 335.13 (where O'Gr. reads:maidse); =maidis-i
(pret.ofmaidid+3 s. m.pron. aff.), seemaidid III?

maidsiu n n,f.analogicalvn.ofmaidid. Bursting,breaking:
cach óen fodriced, ni ticed uad can maidsin a dā rosc, RC xv
50315 ( Dinds. 19 ),cf. BB 361b1 .

maigden n ā,f., (< Eng.maiden).maighdean, IGT Dec. § 12,
p. 62 . A maiden, and esp.a virgin: is commor a nguide na
maidine ┐ mna in fir posta, H. 3.18 p. 116 ( O'C. 220 ).a
mhaighdean Israel!(=virgo), TSh. 1617. ionnus nach
55smuaininn ar mhaighdin(=de virgine), 7966 .pl. maighdena,
Maund. § 206. maighdiona, Psa. xlv 14. do mhnaibh, do
mhaighdenaibh, FM vi 2012.14 .Muire Mhaighdean, IGT Dec.
§ 126. dochum na naomhmaighdine Muire, Parrth. Anma
74.10 =na naomhmhaighden, Luc. Fid. 39.21 .Mac na
60Maighdine, TSh. 8037. Transf. ofmen: duine pósta . . . nó
duine maighdine . . . nó duine aontumhadh . . . do bhí Peadar
pósta ┐ Pól ina mhaighdin ┐ Aindreas ina aontumhadh(i.e.
wedded, virgin and continent?), Eochairsg. 72.36 .triar . . .
dias ina maighdenaib díbh . . . ┐ aroile genmnaidh, D IV 2,
65 70vb37 .ro badur [Ádhamh ┐ Eua] ina maigdinaibh aga n-
innarbad a Parrdhus, 42vb6 . Asadj.:a shúil mhallmhaighdin ,
IGT Dec. ex. 1224.

maigdenas n o,m., maidenhood,virginity: ata deifir idir in
ogacht ┐ in maigdinius(i.e.spiritual and physical purity),
70 D IV 2,42vb7 .gur choimhéd [Éire] a maighdionas do Chríosd,
MacAingil 546.11 .fer do beanfadh asa maighdenus í, Maund.
§ 262. cíche a maighdionuis, Ezek. xxiii 8.

maige adj io, iā. great,mighty: ba lúath m. ¤ in mórchetrur`swift
and mighty
', Met. Dinds. iii 276. Poimp Maighe(=Pompeius
75Magnus), CCath. 104 et pass. Cf. maigne.

maigen n ā,f., In O.Ir. sometimes with non-palatal:n s. magan,
K. and H. § 13 ,cf. rexMugdhornemagan , AU 801 ;o Dom-
nuchmaghan , 831 .maghain(a s.), ZCP viii 197 § 5.
(a) a spot,placein the widest sense: folld. by a rel. clause
80often takes the place of a rel.adv.(cf. ). in magen i ndéntar
in filliud the place [in the word ] where the flexion is made, Thes.
ii 230 ( PCr. 66a1 ).maigen nā áigder rindi a place wherein thou
fearest not spear-points
, 294.15 ( SP iii 3 ).as in magin i mbatar
from the place where they were, Ml. 55c2 .co ranic in magin in
85ro artraig in ceo, FB 39. adropart si dó ind maigin i mbui,
Mon. Tall. § 19. forancatar . . . magen ita in Sabull indiu,
Lat. Lives 16 =maigin, Trip. 230.23 .i maigin na roe at the
place of combat
, Laws i 250.18 .no betís fir hErend i n-óen-
magin, BDD 138. im beith dā oidchi i n-oenmaidin, Arch. iii
3.24 .ar tteclamadh . . . seinleabhar nEreann co haonmaighin,
5 FM 438. gibé maighin a coimhreígdís fri araile wherever they
should meet
, Cóir An. 54. ni pa me, ol cach asa magin from his
place
, TBC² 2141 = TBC 1579. a maigen toltanaiges do
diabul! place pleasing to the devil(of the body), PH 8224.
fornocht do dún, a Druim nDen, | lomnocht do múr, do
10magen`thy site', Met. Dinds. iii 96. Heriu ard inis na rríg |
magen molbthach na morgnim, LL 127a1 ( MacCarthy 142 ).
aurland Temrach .i. maigen i mbátar secht radairc for cech
leath, Ériu iv 124.3 . (as quasi-adv.)is toirthech éisc acht
maigena tiagat na gla[issi] indi except where the streams enter
15it
, Trip. 210.7 .g s. clæmchlódmagni change of place, TBC²
1370. bretha bairr ┐ maigne`judgements concerning tree-top
and field
' (i.e.places to which bees migrate), Laws iv 188.8 .
pl. atait sechtmaignena fechar re seven places in which battles
are not fought
, v 302.31 .cia do náemaib Lagen | fedaib
20maigib magen`in woods, in plains of places' (?a place with
woods and plains
,magenbeing in loose apposition to Lagen),
RC xiii 100 § 129 ( LL 305b5 ).
Folld. by gen. of pers.aplace belongingto (some one),stead,
home: Mide magen clainne Cuind, LL 184b20 ( Arch. Hib. ii 82
25§ 1 ).os mur maigni meic Alprainn(= over Patrick's stead,
i.e.Armagh?), SR 2364 (but seemaigne).Columb Cille . . .
doréd midhnocht maighne Erca(= penetrates the dense night
of Ireland), ZCP viii 197 § 11.
Ofpassagesin abook: mad forcenn libuir nach magen i
30mbeth āmen indib, Ml. 2d1 .magen hi tait for aisndis do
deacht where he enters on the explanation, 24d30 ;cf. 27c10 , Sg.
30b12 .ni forcenn libuir nach maigen i mbi fiat, Hib. Min.
2.51 . Infig.sense:rainig maighin athar Airt he succeeded to
the place of A.'s father
, Gleanings 30 § 10.
35 di maigin on the spot i.e. immediately: taulbretha . . . .i. na
bret[h]a can smuan .i. di m. ¤ extempore, Laws i 156.13 Comm.
berair breuth di m. ¤ , Anecd. iii 23.20 .doírchios . . . do tha-
bhairt uatha do maighin (.i. do lathair), Leb. Gab. i 78. rob
erdalta lais a mharbhadh do maighin, Hugh Roe fo. 27b .Cf.
40 O'Dav. 1256 :maighin .i. fochetoirut est: manis-nais naill
maighne . . . .i. madh naill dligtech fonais fochetoir.
i maigin(with gen.) in place of,instead of: atconnairc deilb
noidhen in maighin croiche Crist, RC x 184.19 .
(b)m. ¤ dígona, in Laws, a technical term denoting a space
45measured round the residence of a chief or other dignitary,
varying in extent acc. to his rank, within which he had cer-
tain unassailable rights;transld. `inviolable precinct' or `sanc-
tuary'.in gach n-aoein maighin dighona, ii 26.7 Comm.
sechtar maigin`outside the precinct', iii 118.7 .Maighne` Pre-
50cincts ' is title of a law-treatise dealing with the subject ( iv 226 ).
mile cém[enn] maigin digona naím-espuic, H. 3.17c.647
( O'Don. 906 ).fiach maigne a fine (for some kind of assault?),
Laws iii 466.9 , 13 , 24 .masa giunnadh gan lommadh ┐ mas ar
daighin fogla fri corp darigneadh, is fiach maighne in chuirp,
55 Rawl. B 506 fo. 36c ( O'Don. 2335 ).f. m. ¤ in ḟuilt,ib. f. m. ¤ no
imraide na cneidhe, fo. 38c ( O'Don. 2344 ).
(c)fig.of a person:Cet mac Matach. magen curad, IT i
104.3 .Lorcán Laighen . . . maighen céd cloth the centre of a
hundred panegyrics
, FM 941 (poem) = Bruchst. i § 123 .tri
60maic Con Corb . . . it he sin, sochla magen, soīr Lagen, Ält. Ir.
Dicht. ii 28.4 ( Rawl. 119a1 ). Freq. inn.l., see Hog. Onom.
s.v. maigen.