mafort

Cite this: eDIL s.v. mafort or dil.ie/31273

Forms: mmaforta, mafarta

n = Medieval Lat. mafors `operimentum capitis maxime feminarum', Du Cange . A coif or veil? g s. dath a mmaforta (mafarta v.l.), Hy. v 48 ; glossed: .i. nothad sen, ondí as mafortis .i. copchaille .i. bréit bis dar cend; `scapular', Thes.