Cite this: eDIL s.v. muc(c)airbe or


Forms: mucairbe

n io, m., a name given to the `mac fuirmid' or second lowest grade of file . mucairbe .i. mac fuirmid, Corm. Y 855. mac fuirmid .i. fuirmeadh ar mucairbe. ni maith fograidh son acht is mac uirbe is maith de, H 4.22 p. 67b ( O'Curry 2071 ) = ar mac airbi is maith de, Laws iv 360.6 (i.e. `mucairbe' is not the right form, but `mac a.').