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2 Mana pn n, f. Manann (g s. -ann, d s. -ainn), IGT Dec. § 129. The
Isle of Man , called by the Romans Lat. Mona ( Caesar B. Gall. 5.13 ),
a name also given to the isle of Anglesey . ?Maccuill di Mane,
85 Ardm. 6b1 = Trip. 289.12 , Thes. ii 260.35 (seems = insula
Euonia, ib. 30 ). ? oc Mana os muir mend, LL 11b3 (poem by
Flann Mainistrech), quoted Keat. i p. 214 , Leb. Gab. 182.
Manand insula , Corm. Y 896 = inis Manann (Manand), ib.
cath Manand, AU 986. inganta Manann, Todd Nenn. 118. co
riacht Manainn, Trip. 222.14 . bellum nauale oc Manainn,
5 AU 913. a Manaind, TFerbe 168 . is leis glanta Manand ┐ . . .
iarna éc dolléicset Gaedil Manaind, LL 330c4 . d'argain oiléin
mhara . . . da ngairthear Manainn, Keat. ii 3441. tar muir
Manann (the Irish Sea), 5755 . There was also a place in
Scotland called Mana: g s. bellum Manond , AU 581. Manand,
10 582 . Manonn, 710 . cath Manann, RC xvii 154 (Tig.). ? d s.
in Mano , AU 681. See AU i 69 n. 8 and Stokes, Ling. Val. Ir.
Ann. 104.

1 manach n o, m., (Lat. monachus), IGT Dec. § 17. a) a monk:
gl. monachus, Ir. Gl. 435. m. ¤ .i. a monacho , Corm. p. 28. Sen
15Phól m. ¤ , Fél. Prol. 97. i féil Antóin manaig, ib. Jan. 17.
cet-dithrebach ┐ cet-m. ¤ in domain (of John Baptist), PH 868.
ni ba fīr-m. ¤ . . . mina fīr-ghar don eaclais, Fél. 48.4 . v s. a
manaig! LL 283b48 . pl. na manaig , PH 925. foidid-sium a
manchu do buain choelaig, Lat. Lives 110. dogni Ruadhan
20mancha dibh, BNnÉ 323 § 35. du manchuib Drommo Lias,
Thes. ii 238.19 ( Ardm. 17a2 ). do manachaib no do clerchib
craibdecha, PH 5556. a uile naomh-mancha! Parrth. Anma
299.21 .
(b) as legal term, a tenant of church-lands , of whom there
25were different classes, soír- and doírmanaig (s. Thurn. Studies
in Early Irish Law, 7 , 9 , 15 ). flaith ┐ a ceile, eclas ┐ a manaig,
Laws v 480.15 . eclais fria manchu (.i. fris in lucht doberat
maine di iar cae iar conair), ii 344.2 ( Studies in Early Irish
Law, 3 § 2 ). ni cria . . . do m. ¤ (.i. cid saermanach, cid daerm. ¤ ),
30 Laws iii 58.7 , 23 . is dō dlegar anmchardine mhanach na heclaise
sin, firu, maccu, mna sceo ingena, Rule of Céli Dé § 64.
airchinnech glan . . . fodlad día manchaib co cert let him
distribute to his church-tenants
, Ériu iii 106 § 41 a . co raib
baithius ┐ comna . . . o cech eclais do manchaib téchtaib, i
35219.5 . Cf. O'Dav. 1221 : m. ¤ . . . bid ag denamh caisel ┐
clochan. manuch gill do bās, Laws v 206.19 ; expld. ZCP xv
323 as one whose eric or death-penalty has been paid by an
abbot (or monastery) to whom in return he becomes subject.
(c) various usages: Congus comarba Padraig . . . oc gresacht
40Oeda Ollain a manaig soiscéla, Lib. Hy. ed. Todd p. 163 ; cf.
FM i 330.11 : rob é Congas anmchara Aodha; possibly m. ¤
soiscéla = one under the spiritual direction of an abbot, cf.
mainces soiscéla, Lism. L. p. xv .
m. ¤ Maige Fáil, a kenning for a bee: trebthan manach
45muighe Fail (.i. criathar mela na mbech), Hib. Min. 48.5 , cf.
47.10 .
manach .i. feoil bruithe .i. [a] manducando , H 3.18 p. 72 a
( O'C. 113 ); a humorous kenning for broth or stew .

2 manach adj. see monach.

50 manaís n i, f., mánaís, LU 5136 ( TBC² 652 ), mánais, TBC 5403 ,
5180 , cf. 3606 , 4360 , but manaís, 1285 , cf. 3612 . manaís, IGT
Dec. § 13 (p. 66.3) .
A large spear with broad head and sharp point , see Joyce
Soc. Hist. i 109 ; a `trowel-shaped thrusting spear ', O'Curry Man.
55and Cust. index . For a discussion see ZCP xix 324 . manaois .i.
sleagh, O'Cl. manaois sen-ainm sleighe righ, For. Foc. 48.
manais lethanglas for crúnd midṡing i lláim cech fir, TBC² 10 ,
cf. 2840 . manais brefnech [bréfech LU], 1158 . dia not-airle
monais [mánaís LU] mo phopa Conchobair as mo laim-sea,
60 652 . dober-sa mo láim fón manais murnig Conchobair, TBC
1285. erchor do m. ¤ móir lethanglais, TTr.² 730. manaois
mhuirneach mhóirleabhair, ML 140.28 . pl. noí manaise ,
BDD 116. tri mánaisi mára, LL 266b3 = MU 30.22 . a
mmuinighin a manaisi ┐ a llaigen, CCath. 5820. go manaoisibh
65moirleabhra, FM vi 2126. Carried on the back: manaois . . .
ré hais a gualann, Todd Lect. iv 72 § 23. dairedha . . . do
mhanaisib druimnechaibh re gelguaillip curadh os a cennaib,
CCath. 5347.

manaísech adj o, ā. armed with a `manais', spear-wielding: cined
70molbtach m. ¤ , MR 158.3 . In TBC 5248 : leni gel m. ¤ , read with
St. monasach.

manama n a glove ( O'R. ). mana má .i. lámhagan, O'Cl. mána
má `a glove or mitten ' P. O'C. Cf. man.

manannach adj o, ā. (Mana) belonging to the Isle of Man:
75 Morand M. , BB 284a29 (quoted ZCP ix 222.14 , Keat. ii 3426 ),
LL 138b1 ( ZCP ix 223 n .).

Manannán o,npr. m. name of the Irish sea-god , for whom see
Voyage of Bran i 292 , ii 16 , RC xxxiv 6 fg . Manandan mac
Lir, Corm. Y 896. SC 13. Manannán, SC 45. oc fégad Manan-
80dán, ib. de nomine Manannan, Corm. Y 896 . For later versions
of legend see Corm. Y 896 and Cóir An. 156 , where his real
name is said to have been Oirbsiu or Oirbsen. Oirbsen ainm
díleas Mhanannáin, Keat. i 224. Manannán mac Allóid (one
of the Tuatha D.D.), 216 . As epithet of a sea-hero: Manannán
85maicne Míleadh (of Ír), Content. xxx 5. See also Thurneysen
Heldensage pp. 516 , 517 .