mala

Cite this: eDIL s.v. mala or dil.ie/31463

 

Forms: mailgea, mailgib, malaich, mailghi

n f., gutt. st. IGT Dec. § 193. An eyebrow: a p. inna mailgea (gl. palpebras), Ml. 30c11 . dona mailgib (gl. superciliis), Gild. Lor. 112. m.¤ .i. moo a llo oldas int edan it has more hair than the forehead, Corm. Y 919. oen shuil . . . oen mhala fair, PH 7271. m.¤ chaol, Oss. iv 252.8 . findfad a malath (leg. malach), Laws iii 354.8 . ria cruad-malaig, LL 376a13 . du. badar duibither druimne daeil na da malaich , BDD 2. iter a da malaig (malaid MS.), Anecd. iii 10.13 . pl. a mailghi ┐ a abraid, IT iii 186.15 . mailgi mora os a dercuibh, ZCP vi 279. 33 . mailghe fraochda, ML 120.1 . do mhailgibh a ṡúl, Levit. xiv 9. See malach-.