mudaigid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. mudaigid or dil.ie/32669

Forms: mugaigid, mud-, mug-aid, moghaid, mogaid, mudugud, mudugod, mudaighthi, mughadh, mudu, muda, mudugud

v g. often written mugaigid; the form mud-, mug-aid also occurs, possibly a distinct vb.

I Overcomes, ruins, damages, destroys ; freq. in combination with marbaid of destroying human beings, but also of animals, property, etc. ? imp. 2 s. moghaid na doine écraibdecha-sa ┐ nos-tabair fó lannaib teinntigib `destroy', PH 1862 (taken in glossary as imp. 2 pl. from *mogaid). marbaid ┐ mudaigid cach óen risa comarnaic, LL 240a48 ( TTr. 1752 ). rot-marbais [sic leg.], rot-mudaigeis, SR 1680. Art mac Cuind . . . ro mudaig ciarbo chara | Lugaid i cath Mucrama, LL 129b16 (quoted Content. vi 134 : ros mhudhaidh . . . Lughaidh). corus-marb ┐ corus-mudhaig, TTr.² 1646. ro mharbh ┐ ro mudhaidh meirleacha, Cog. 136.27 . ros-mughaig iat i cath mhór Mhuighi m.¤ , Acall. 1158. don cloich ro mughaid [sic MS.] Conchobur `which ruined C.', Death-tales of the Ulster heroes 18 § 2 . nā marbhtar ┐ nā mudaigter lett Ulaid, TBC-LL¹ 6012. ro marbhaitt ┐ ro mudhaighit daoíne iomdha, AFM vi 1966.2 . ? andsin asrubart Mac Cécht | dáig ro mudacht in mór-écht `because the mighty slaying was wasted', Metr. Dinds. iii 130.22 (see v 133 ; romughaidh, -mudach, -muág v.l.) ; an leg. ro mudaig because . . . overwhelmed [him]? no mudhaigtis treinfir tabarta na tolg sin i crislaighibh na cath n-eac[h]trann, CCath. 5845 ; `the braves grew weary of making those gaps', Stokes; frustrated the making of those gaps by reforming the front line? Of loss or damage to property, etc.: cia ro mudhar `though they be destroyed' (of deposits), Laws v 190.14 . dia muguidhtur, ii 2.24 Comm. (of distrained cattle ; if it meet with an accident?). ro muguidhedh (of cattle gone astray), 50.21 Comm. ros-mugaig ros-mill . . . trí coecait barc `he wrecked', Fél. 200.28 . ro mudaig ┐ ro loisc Lumnech, Cog. 84.1 . talamhcumscughud mór . . . coro modhaigh ilcathracha, AU ii 98.19 . ro mudhaigh in tine araill díbh (sc. the ships), CCath. 2220. Part. gurbhó . . . millte mughaighthe in Cúigedh, Ériu viii 134.32 . cloch cech mairb mudaigthi, Metr. Dinds. iii 118.100 .

II Intrans. is destroyed, perishes: ? ro mhuigheadar . . . dona mórlotaib doleighis sin, ML 130.11 . ? coro muigit [= mugaigit?] no guro ternait till they either die or recover (of sick cattle), H 3.17 c. 573 ( O'D. 799 ) = moaid, Laws iii 6.16 (see móaid). mughochuidh an dligheadh ón tsagart the law shall perish from the priest, Ezekiel vii 26 , cf. Jerem. xviii 18.

vn. mudugud u, m. ba truagh lē a m.¤ triana fochann (= that he should die for love of her), IT i 125.24 . ferr oenfer dont slog do dul | indá in mor do m.¤ , SR 6984. mudugod, 6712 . ra ḟocair Tadc . . . a marbad a mmudugod, Metr. Dinds. ii 74.52 . a munter do marbad ┐ do m.¤ , TBC-LL¹ 4537. ro gab C. scaindred ┐ répad ┐ m.¤ int ṡluaig, LL 258a50 . ica malairt ┐ ica mudhugudh, ZCP iv 383.32 . conā terna sceolanga uatha gan marbhadh ┐ mudhucchadh, AFM iii 78.3 . g s. lainde a lledarta ┐ mian a mudaighthi , CCath. 2483. co run . . . a marbta no a mugaigti, BB 237b8 . Cf. further: dia mugud `for their massacre', PH 389. 'ga marbad ┐ 'ga mugudh, CF 124. sleagh gacha milidh dhá mhúghadh, ML 88.25 . gat no mugud , O'Mulc. 109. mughadh ` perishing ', Eg. Gl. 231. co fuair mudu is mór-mada ` destruction ', Metr. Dinds. iii 290.56 . — Strachan, VSR 71 - 2 , takes mudu, muda (in phrase i mm.¤ ) as = mudugud.