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bomilge, bómilge ?

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see 1 melg .

do-inmlig

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Forms: du-inmail, tiunmell, durinmailc, tinmlegon

v (*to-ind-uss-melg-, Thurn., KZ xlviii 62 , ZCP xvi 275 ; cf. Pedersen Vgl. Gr. ii 580 ). promulgates, proclaims, announces: Subj. pres. 3 s. co du-inmail gl. ut eliceat, Ml. 50b1 . Cf. fagbail o bel itir bu ┐ laoghu .i. ma do roiad do toing in ben cia met dommail immin netrud riam a aithgin fort iarum, O'Curry 809 ( H 3.18 374b . Plummer, MS. notes, suggests reading do-inmail(c), but the ex. should probably be referred to mligid). dligit nád ngella(i) óenach forru nád tuinmell túath ule acht comaithe that he (a `rí tuaithe') render them not liable for a fair `which the whole people do not proclaim (assent to?) but only the neighbours', Críth G. 500 and note. tuinmell .i. tinol, ut est nis tuinmell in eclais iar fogail .i. muna tinola no muna tecluma, O'Dav. 1597 . In preceding two exx. Thurn., ZCP xvi 275 and GOI § 629 suggests reading tiunmell (in accordance with the usual treatment of to- before i-) and compares: nech do-fiunmell .i. teglamhus, O'Curry 2533 ( Eg. 88, 44rb ). Perf. 3 s. durinmailc gl. promulgavit, Ml. 31d3 . Vn. tinmlegon. See tuinmell.

imbolc, óimelc

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n o (? <imb-bolg, Ó Máille, Ériu x 110 or < ommolg Stud. Celt. xiv-xv 109 , see ommalg), the name of the pagan festival celebrated on the first day of Spring (see RC xli 241 - 4 ); hence, in Christian times transferred to Candlemas: ōn lūan aidche samnai coricci lūan aidchi imbuilc, TBC-I¹ 2999. on lúan re samain sáinriuth cossin cetáin iar n-imbulc (ier bfel Brigde v.l. Stowe), TBC-LL¹ 2473. o lúan taite ṡamna co tate imbuilg (go taitte n-earraigh v.l. , Stowe), 3186 . fromad cach bíd iar n-urd | issed dlegair i n-Imbulc, Hib. Min. 49.27 . iar n-imbulc, ba garb a ngeilt `after Candlemas (rough was their herding),' Metr. Dinds. iii 370.61 . Fanciful etymological explanation: óimelc .i. ōi-meilg .i. is[ī] aimser andsin tic as cāirach. melg .i. ass arinní mblegar, Corm. Y 1000.

1 melg

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Forms: mlig-, melg, melgg, mealg

n o, n.? cf. mealg n-etha, quoted below. Milk (a deriv. from root mlig- `to milk'?): melgg .i. as, arinni mblegar, Corm. Y 861. melg .i. as, O'Dav. 1228. melg [melgg, mealg MSS.] .i. sugh [suth F.] ut est: tóla mesa melgaib scoth .i. sugh [suth F.] ina sgothaib ` juice ', 1271 . m.¤ .i. as ┐ m.¤ .i. súgh fobith isberar cid fri cuirm mealg n-etha ale is called milk of corn (a kenning?), H 3.18 p. 72 ( O'Curry 114 ). meilg .i. bainne, O'Cl. milc .i. bainne, ut est etlo senmilc (sic leg.; sinmilc, v.l.) .i. a milc a luim doetlo as a sinibh, O'Dav. § 1215 = etlod senmilg, CIH i 144.30 ( Mar. Dis. 28 § 5 ). Cf. Philarg. 20b : sinum lactis .i. genus uasis .i. bomilge ( Thes. ii 48 , cf. 363 and Ascoli ccclxxvii ). Apparently some kind of vessel for milk. See also oimelc.

2 melg

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n death? m.¤ .i. bás, inde dicitur melgtheme, Corm. Y 862. m.¤ .i. bás, O'Cl. melghi .i. mi-lighe .i. luighe báis, ib. Prob. an inference from melgtheme q.v.

melgi

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x see 2 melg .

melgtheme

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Forms: -time, melgtime

n a kenning for death (? blood), perh. two words: melg .i. bás, inde dicitur melgtheme [-themi LB, -time H. 2.15] .i. teme mbais, Corm. Y 862. crīn cach ala methus melgteme, teme .i. bās .i. as mbáis .i. fuil, O'Dav. 1228. melgtime v.l. for meilgtine, Ériu ii 5.11 . O'Dav. may be right in explaining as milk of death, i.e. blood . See Stud. Celt. xxxv 303-4, 306.

milc

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Forms: miolc

n (gs. of 1 melg q.v., understood as Engl. loan-word LEIA M-52 , Celtica xxiv 28 n. 183 ) milk: m.¤ .i. bainne . . . focul gallberla, O'Dav. 1215. miolc ` whey ', O'R. Poems (sic for medc).

mligid

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Forms: bligid, de-od-, mbligtis, ommalg, mblegar, blegar, melgair, nodombligthe, mmeltar, do-omlacht, blightí, tomhlacht, tomhlachtais, bligtís, mlegon

v (O.Ir.) milks = Mid. Ir. bligid. The pret. is formed with de-od-, see Thurn. Hdb. 322. impf. 3 pl. cech bó ┐ cech míl . . . no mbligtis da trian blechta d'immarcraid uadib, IT i 72.5 = LL 260a27 (transitional spelling). pret. 1. s. do ommalg , gl. mulxi (= mulsi), Sg. 23b2 . Pass. pres. melg .i. ass, arinni mblegar , Corm. Y 1000 = blegar LB, melgair Bodl. impf. amail bid blegun nodombligthe , Dinds. 46 ( RC xv 439 ). subj. pres. s. dí laulgaich deec ó mmeltar ól n-aiss, TBFr. 179 ( Med. and Mod. Ir. Ser. v ). pret. s. do-omlacht, AU 732 = no blightí , AFM 727. co tomhlacht an aicmidh until the herd was milked, Todd Nenn. 136 = BB 204b23 . ro tomlacht cen lúag a llacht, Metr. Dinds. iii 166.31 . in bo ro thomlacht, BB 397a17 . Cf. also: coro tomhlachtais , 374b43 (spurious impf. subj.) = coro bligtís , LL 169a34 . vn. mlegon.

teime

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n , f. (teim)

(a) In etymology of the placename Mag Muirthemne in Tochmarc Emire darkness: cid adgaibsid iarom olsi ni handsa olse di themi maro, LU 10245 = de teme marai, ZCP iii 234.4 . an conair asrubart de temheu moarai .i. de Moich Murteme. Ass aire adberar t.¤ marai do-sside ... teme marai .i. ditiu no foscemhiel marai, 240 § 34. Cf. Murthemne ... .i. temhe (?) in mara, Metr. Dinds. iv 294.17 .

(b) death: melg themi .i. t.¤ in báis, Corm. 28 melg . Cf. mairbt[h]eim coich bē a dīe, Corm. Y 419 . melg .i. as, ut est crin cach ala methus melg teme, teme .i. bas .i. as mbáis .i. fuil, O'Dav. 1228 , see Ériu xiii 20.4 . dibad ┐ bath ┐ baa ┐ bú ┐ cel ┐ bas ┐ macht ┐ ort ┐ teme de nomina mortis , Metr. Gl. 3 n. 2 . dibath ┐ bath ┐ ba ┐ bii ┐ cel ┐ teme ic sluind epilten ... fo líth doluid ar theme, RC xx 170.14 - 16 (ACC). temhe .i. bás ... Fó lith doluidh i temhe, O'Cl. See 1 deime.