muiresc

Cite this: eDIL s.v. muiresc or dil.ie/32780

Forms: Muirsce, Mursce

n f. (< muir-ṡesc, cf. sescenn) a low-lying coast-land, a sea-board ; a name given to more than one stretch of coast in Ireland. morbrugi Erend .i. Brega Midi Muresc Murthemni, FB 32. Esp. a maritime district in Co. Mayo (mod. barony of Murrisk): hi Muirisc Aigli, hoc est campum inter mare et Aigleum , Thes. ii 267.27 ( Ardm. 13b1 ) = Trip. 322.24 . i mMuruisc, AU 602. a Muirisc, Ériu iv 96 § 24. a Muriusc [sic fcs.] na marcc | cosa thathig tond taeb[b]alc, LL 211b44 . g s. Muirsce, AU 602 , 706 . Mursce, 682 , 734 . cath Cluana mín- Murisce, LL 17a10 . Mag Mureisce, 211b48 . meicc Matæ Murisce, CRR 5. Máta Murisc, TBC 55. trí Mane Murisce, 5908 . Mand Muresci, TBC² 2163. See murrasc.