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borr

Cite this: eDIL s.v. borr or dil.ie/6413
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adj o, ā swelling; swollen, thick: `b.' bruchtadh, Metr. Gl. 32 § 5 . borr .i. a borra (leg. a barro) .i. eilefaint, CIH 607.24 , Stud. Celt. xlvii 63 n. 37 . for goblaib crand broach ṁb.¤ , LL 6079. as a bruinnib a beoil buirr `out of her breasts her fat lips' (of the monstrous mother of Lot), Leb. Gab.(i) 50.23 . Of the sea: tar bríoghloch bórr bóchna, Hackett xxi 15 . Fig. in tond báeth b.¤ immar bráth (of Fer Diad), TBC-LL² 3577 . srúaim sruthb. slán (rhet.), LL 13859.

In wider sense big, large; great, vast; mighty, strong; puffed-up, proud: boirend .i. b.-ond .i. cloch mōr, O'Mulc. 181. as ionann b.¤ ┐ mór, O'Cl. s.v. búireadhach (sic leg.). imon ṁbeist ṁbuirr, SR 881. b.¤ .i. mórdhacht, díomas, méid mheanman ┐ fós móirmheanmnach, O'Cl. cethir brāithir buirr four mighty brothers, Ält. Ir. Dicht. ii 27 § 2. dit loingis buirr (rhet.), LU 6644 (TBC). Aed ailig uill / . . . / rect ṁborrfaid buirr, IT iii 21 § 62. in bruiden b.¤ , the proud hostel, ZCP xi 109 § 10. gébaid Banbai mbuirr `mighty B.', RC xxix 211 § 5. co barr esgach brátha buirr, Airne F. 273. i nGlionn Bolcain buirr `of mighty B.', BS 70.12 . co Bodamair mbuirr (: muing) `proud B.', Metr. Dinds. iii 234.11 . ? Equat. buirither gort glas, Ériu xvii 91 § 12 (leg. buirrithir, ZCP xxvii 326 ).

Ugaine tri bliadna in b.¤ , LL 4347. ? a coímdhiu . . . / conic b.¤ mbrethaile, IT iii 91 § 130 .

As n. pr. co tech mBuirr in Broga, LU 10308 = ZCP iii 236.24 .

Compds. With nouns: mórbruth mborrbíastae (rhet.), LU 8685 ( FB 52 ). bidh e an lasair bhorrbrátha `a flame of fierce doom', BNnÉ 193 § 13 . falgai betho borrbuidne (rhet.) the world's proud bands, LU 8353 ( FB 24 ). meic borrchrothi blāthi `son of smooth clustering cream', MacCongl. 33.16 . See borrlus. borróclach `a brawny fellow (?)' (Gloss.), BDD2 1162 . co sústaib brúthi borrṡlat `with crushing flails of strong rods', ( TFrag. 218.20 ), LL 7548. borrthoradh .i. morthoradh, O'Cl. C. . . . / aidcgled cach ṁblicht mborr-thoraid `of swelling fruit', Metr. Dinds. iii 4.22 . meic borrthoraid brecbāin `son of fair speckled fruit-clusters', MacCongl. 33.4 .

With adjj.: triar torc borrbalc, LL 16700. os muir bhorrbrais over the swelling and vast sea, Anecd. i 63.3 . With adjj. derived from nouns: beread Feimen ḟedan mborrbeimendach `giving shrewd knocks' (Plummer MS. notes), IT iii 71 § 27. ingen druth borrdualach with bushy locks, 98 § 159 .

1 cas

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Forms: casbairn

adj o, ā

(a) Of hair curly, hence of persons curly-haired: noí monga cráebacha cassa, LU 7633 (BDD). do barr bude brass / ba cass (of Fer Diad), TBC-LL¹ 4071 . trí dondḟuilt chasa, BDD² 938 . Cormac c.¤ , Fing. R. 731 . at casa finna a forḟuilt (of household of Créide), Acall. 797 . gilla[n]rad chass crodund, RC xiv 412.w . folt na n-órchlann . . . gc.¤ , DDána 49.3 . re scéimh a slat-chúil chais, Keat. Poems 73 . Of animals curly-haired, -furred: c.¤ a graig, Ériu xvi 160 § 6 . masat cethrai cornaig cais, MU² 480 . Of trees etc. twisted, tangled: trí chrann c.¤ , BS 74.6 . in caill cais, Metr. Dinds. i 2.19 . Of terrain, mountains etc. of dense vegetation(?); somet. translated steep: hi Cruachain cais, Metr. Dinds. iii 464.61 . don thslēibh ch.¤ `steep', SGS iv 62 § 15 . i cath Dromma caiss Corcáin, Arch. Hib. ii 93 § 16 . re slis Locha Cuilidh cais `precipitous', Celt. Rev. iv 218.16 . Of sea, rivers etc. eddying (?): cossin Commor cuscle cass, LL 964 . sruth cithmhear c.¤ , `winding', Aithd. D. 61.16 . tar cholbhadhaibh casa . . . na g-cuan, ML 46.28 . do thomhais fhionnmhuir gcais gcoptha, Magauran 1283 .

Other applications: brat c.¤ corcra woven, BDD² 959 . t'eascaoin is c.¤ (to a cloak), Hackett² xxxii 11 . ilar na cúach, na cód cass elaborate(?), SR 4357 . cass cor cuirther guth in luin, IT iii 19 § 53 `lively', Murphy Lyrics 6 . casa ┐ . . . remra . . . amal cholamna (of serpents), Alex. 720 . ara cuirr chais `on its curved prow' (of naval vessel), Caithr. CC 75 . cechaing Eochaid don chath chass `serried battle', Metr. Dinds. iv 46.61 . atāi co rind recni chaiss intricate(?) (of metre), ZCP xi 110 § 34 (leg. chass: mass). i bfroighidh úir chais an chluidh (of a castle), DDána 119.3 . san léibheann ch.¤ chlár, 10 .

(b) In more abstract senses. Of persons: Créidne in cerd cass skilled, LL 1344 . a choccaráin cais `intelligent', Cog. 102.21 . for a cleircib craibdech cais / for a n-occlachaibh ernmais, Anecd. ii 33.w . co Clíodhna cais, Cog. 138.16 . dias fhoirbhthe, choinntinneach, ch.¤ , Tribes of Irel. 82.11 . clú cass (chev.), SR 7663 . ní crodh c.¤ (of dowry), Acall. 818 . ba hé in gnim cass perverse, SR 5973 . co ceird chaiss intricate, RC xx 136.21 .

Adv. is cass rotibe a gen / indiu fri bile Torten, Bruchst. 92 . na celid co cass, LL 29042 . seinn co cass é .i. co lúath, Cóir Anm. 165 (Cormac Cás). do chuirdís comhlonn go c.¤ ` ingeniously (?)', Keat. i 210.13 . an gaoth go garbh gclórach gc.¤ ` steeply ', Rel. Celt. ii 250.17 .

Equat. co muing órbuidhe . . . caissidir carra mennc[h]rot, Corm. Y 1059 ( Anecd. iv 94.7 ). caisithir casnaide a chul, Auraic. 3499 . caisighthir [sn]as snāth (leg. casnath?) a chūil, ZCP xiii 169.16 . cassithir rethe copad, LU 7252 ( BDD 91 ). caisidir, 7328 (97).

Compar. ní bo chaise a chur 'na laige `the quicker was he laid in grave'(?), Metr. Dinds. iv 112.66 . caissi rētaibh, ZCP viii 197.19 . do ṡil glaisi a gormtholaigh / nach caisi idh urchumhail, IGT Decl. ex. 746 .

(c) As subst. o, m.: in cass donn the curly-haired one (of Christ), Ériu iv 118 § 34 . imdha a tigh c.¤ a cuibhrech / ní ḟuil glas gan dá gheimhlech knot, IGT Decl. ex. 803 . As n. pr. m. concicher C.¤ cluiche maith, Ériu xx 194 § 15 . C.¤ Clothach, Cóir Anm. 9 .

Compds. With nouns: casanfadh in mormara ` whirling storm ', CCath. 791 . ¤bairdne name of a (type of) metre, see IT iii 11 §§ 15ff. casbairdni ┐ duanbairdni, 6.17 . Also casbairn f., IGT Decl. § 13 . ní ḟuil co casbairn chinn truim / rem lind glasnaidm ó ngébuinn, ex. 623 . trí chét ban do chasbanntracht calma na cichloiscthi, Alex. 519 . mo chasbraid go bhfóire (to Christ), DDána 51.8 . tricha cas brat `napped cloaks', Leb. Cert. 64.9 . aon don chasbhuidhin maisdín uaibhreach uilc, Hackett² lxv 5 . buinne faebrach .i. casbuin[n]e, O'Dav. 272 . tria caschairchidh (?leg. -chige), O'Curry 2164 `the quality of having curly hair', Plummer MS. notes. Conghal caisChinn mhóir Mhaghair, DDána 113.14 . fer co c. cluimh `with wreathed hair', CCath. 7 . ag crathudh gach caschroinn, Magauran 3424 . casdraigen . . . ūas clethi . . . cacha suind `thorns', MacCongl. 87.14 . ag cais-fhilleadh ar na coiribh, TSh. 8108 . dremhan an caisgen tibhes, Fianaig. 16.12 `hateful laugh' (see 1 cais). ag caisfhidh Dúin `knotty wood', Miscell. Celt. Soc. 160.12 . ag cais-iompódh ar a gceanaibh, TSh. 7949 . fail and cassleni Senaig, LL 370b39 = casol Senaich, Arch. Hib. iv 206 § 11 . bratt derg fa chaslaí, TBC-LL² 4519 = fuan brecdercc fo casloi, TBC St. 4430 `curly wool', Gloss. casla .i. casló .i. olann ch., O'Cl. nochathed caslus calaid, Rawl. 76b50 . casmhaide dóighte `burnt-up cross stick', O'Rah. 78.116 . greit cnōsaig tre casrub[a] `raschen Schlag(?)', ZCP xiii 276.12 . In n. pr.: mac Lugdach meic Casrubai, LU 5698 . cona cassnaithchib caiti twisted threads, CCath. 5208 . See casnad, casnaide. casulcha foda . . . fair (of Christ), RC viii 362.10 .

With adjj. in dvandva compds.: barr casbláith mar chorcair, IGT Decl. ex. 641 . folt casbude fair, LU 6294 (TBC). int ech aile ┐ sé casmongach caschǽl, TBC-I¹ 1977 . caschōel, 2559 (cos- ?). brat caschorcra, LU 7324 (BDD). lenna casdercca, TBC-LL¹ 5534 . Caireand Casdub, RC xxiv 190.6 . Clidna cennfínd casetrocht, BB 374a30 = chnessétrocht, Metr. Dinds. iii 210.20 . In n. pr. m. Casmael, LL 1112 . C. cas-mer, Metr. Dinds. iv 122.6 . robo chassūr crann a gae, Rawl. 77a23 .

With adjj. derived from nouns: hua Cuind cassherlaich curly-locked, Fing. R. 668 . dá ech . . . cassmongaig casschairchig, LU 8594 `manes and tails curled' (Henderson), FB 45 . Casciabach, .i. rechtaire in rig, MR 22.7 . moṅg casdrumnech barrbuide wavy and curly, IT iii 472.121 . ulcha crutach casdualach (of Hector), BB 427a34 . cendard cassetnach (étan), IT iii 246.80 . E. . . . mac Ailella Casfiaclaich, Corp. Gen. 129.28 . bratt caslongach corcra (cf. 2 longach), ZCP xiii 170.33 . corn-ḟolt caslonnrach, Abbott-Gwynn p. 335 . mor ceand caistrillsech with curly tresses, Alex. 133 .

? docamḟolang casbhuarote (: nglasḟuarote), IT iii 92 § 139 .

2 dúal

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n o, m. IGT Decl. § 96 . lock or tress as of hair, flax, etc.; a plait or fold , P. O'C. dlaoi, ciabh, dúal a lock of hair, Eg. Gl. 248 . dá trilis n-ōrbuidi for a cind, fige ceithri ndual ceachtar nde ┐ mell for rind cach duail, BDD § 1 , cf. TE § 3 . go bfeca dúal ó gach mnaoi, Ériu i 22 . roscailestar a folt . . . ina ocht fichit d.¤ , Acall. 5993 . má fhíghionn tú seacht nduail mo chinn, Judges xvi 13 . ciabh na bhfionn-d.¤ bhfíthe, A. Ó Dálaigh xliv 5 . gadaid C. d.¤ a muing na n-eoch, Death-tales of the Ulster heroes 36 . Extended meanings: echḟlesc, trichait ndúal with thirty strands, Metr. Dinds. iii 124 . cona dúalaib cissib coir, ib. dar let ba d.¤ partaingi a bhél a leash of scarlet (leather?), IT iii 186 (see partaing). crïol [c]hetharc[h]uir . . . roces de dúalaib derg-óir `it was made of coils of red gold' (strips of gold pleated?), Fianaig. 14 . sceith ... co fethaib ┐ co ndualaib ┐ co n-imlib finddruini, LL 33454 . re drolaib ┐ re dualaibh ┐ re slabradhaib na luirech `folds' (?), CCath. 5925 . ? mānāis leathanglas fordūal (leg. for dūal?) altchāin uindsenn, TBC-LL¹ 3346 .

Compds. ¤buide: pn as sobriquet, Domhnall Dualbhuidhe of the yellow tresses, Ériu viii 138 ; m. Domhnaill Dualbhuide, 135 . ¤bras (of a horse), LL 189a26 . ¤chas: folt d., Ériu iv 50 . ech dúalchass with curly-locked mane, FB § 47 . ¤derg red-locked ; as n.pr. f., LL 205a56 . ¤ḟota: cach finna faithmainech . . . dualḟota, TBC-LL¹ 2718 = dualḟata, TBC-I¹ 2029 . ? ¤már: ech . . . dualmar with many-locked mane (?), IT i 310.20 .

fathmannach

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Forms: confacmandaigh, —fachmandaigh, —fathmannaigh

adj o-ā (fathmann) epithet of hair: in locks or coils (?), thread-like, fine (?): folt fochóel f.¤ furri, TTr.² 362 . folt fainnchlechtach f.¤ fair, Fianaig. 58z . folt fada fathmandach, Acall. 3642n . co muing órbuidhe ... fathmaindigh, Corm. Y 1059 (p. 94) . Of a single hair: cach finna faithmaingeach (fathmainnech LU) TBC-I¹ 2028 = faithmainech, TBC-LL¹ 2717 (fathmannach v.l.; `jedes dünne (?) ... Einzelhaar' Wind.). v s m. a camain ... confacmandaigh (—fachmandaigh , Thurn. Zu Ir. Hss. i 71 ; leg. —fathmannaigh ?) shag-haired like a dog (?) IT iii 103 § 198 ( Bruchst. i § 74 ). Corruptly folt fada famuineach, ITS i 122.24 .

mennchrott

Cite this: eDIL s.v. mennchrott or dil.ie/31969
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Forms: bendchrot, mennc[h]rot

n f. a stringed musical instrument: a kind of lute or small harp? expld. as `kid-harp' (<3 menn) by Stokes (Acall., CCath. gloss.) and K. Meyer, RC xv 121 ; Windisch, TBC-LL¹ p. 29 n. 4 , conjectures an orig. form bendchrot, an opinion withdrawn p. 742 . Possibly a compd. of 1 menn (b), see exx. under that word. Only in g p. in heroic and poetic literature in stereotyped similes: co muing . . . caisidir carra mennc[h]rot , Anecd. iv 94.7 ( Corm. Y 1059 ). binnither . . . ra fogor mendchrott i llámaib suad, TBC-LL¹ 5215 , cf. 5460 . téta mendchrot, BDD 66. TBC-LL¹ 209. Acall. 4080 n. , 6831 n. CCath. 4710. Content. xxviii 43. binne ná téada meannchrot, Measgra D. 25.32 . amal bid téta mennchrot fogur a ghotha, Cóir Anm. 78. re tédaibh míne mennchrot, BS 58.14 . TD 25.18 .

moch

Cite this: eDIL s.v. moch or dil.ie/32411
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Forms: moch, mochrád, mochrach

adj o, ā. early .

I As adj., with cop. or subst.: mór maitne ba m.¤ th'eirge, TBC-LL¹ 4004. ro-moch duit-siu sain, a meic bic (= you are too young for that), 878 . ba ro-moch lind co ngabais armu we thought it too soon for thee to take arms, 1139 . as m.¤ | fód na huaidhe dot fholoch, Irish Texts ii 74 § 13. dothæt E. . . . matain moch, SCC 36. atragat . . . matain muich, FB 64. ra huair na maitne muche, TBC-LL¹ 3176. a gcrepscul na maitne muiche, Fl. Earls 192.26 . Acall. 5181. do Róim ro-milis ro-muich ancient , Sitzungsb. Pr. Akad. xxv 439 § 3 = LL 369 marg. inf. fíngal m.¤ nís denta de (i.e. he was killed in ripe age?), MacCarthy 414 § 1 ( BB 50a27 ). As subst.: a moch laoi d'eirgheadur, Cín Lae Ó Meall. 12.11 ( Anal. Hib. 3 ). o m.¤ na maidni co medhon lae, ZCP vi 68.6 .

II As adv. early, betimes: gl. mane, Ml. 21c6 , cf. 3 . m.¤ .i. . . . cito latine , O'Mulc. 812. ní m.¤ doroich let . . . ícc mic Dechtere, SCC 29. dolotar co mm.¤ don tiprait, Lat. Lives 25. tánac-sa lá co mochmoch very early, Metr. Dinds. iii 226.5 . an drong iarrus mé go m.¤ , Proverbs viii 17. Compar. is muchu atbath M. . . . oldas A., BB 26b35 . mucha no thoirichnigeann innā in athair (the mother) relieves sooner than the father, Laws ii 346.17 Comm.

Compds.

(a) with subst. early; prompt, speedy, occas. premature . ¤airge: midach na mocháirgi (of the Dond Cuailnge), IT iii 246.9 = na mochairge, p. 276 ; der Früh-Herde (early herd), Wind. ¤bró: esdad mochbhro itir muilli, IT iii 101 § 181 . ¤dedóil f. early dawn: m. na maidne muiche, CCath. 2303 , cf. 4436 . a mochdeghoil na maitne, Fl. Earls 32.3 . i muichdeadhoil na maidne, AFM iii 410.16 . vi 1964.20 (moich-). ¤dingbál: ar a mochdingbail do thuaith speedy expulsion , Laws i 78.16 . ¤éc: innisid a mnai do m., LL 296a2 . ¤éirge f. early rising: fri mocherge na grene, TBC-LL¹ p. 77 n. 8 (St.). gan crú muc, gan mochéirghe (joys of Heaven), ZCP viii 201.17 . Brian na mochéirghi, AU iii 556. ag mochéirghe, Jerem. xxv 3. mochóirghi moichérghi, IGT Dec. § 3.30 (the form mochóirghe is still in use in S. and W. Ireland). ¤erchra early (premature) declineor extinction: bá hómun leó m. do bith do Choin Ch., LU 10165. ro badh liach . . . muicherchra an tí testa annsin, AFM vi 2296.20 . ¤imgabál: minscainnre mellta mochimgabala speedy in retreat (?), MR 302.3 . ¤imthecht: menma ar mhuichimthecht, BS 92.15 . ¤léithe f. premature greyness: maíle is meth is m., Metr. Dinds. iii 24.314 . ¤letrad: milidh ar na mochledrad prematurely slaughtered, Acall. 433. ¤lige an untimely grave , IT i 81.14 . ¤longad eating early (in the day), BS § 74 . mian mochlongthi, MacCongl. 93.26 ; 85.24 . ¤marbad `to slay suddenly', Metr. Dinds. ii 74.60 . ¤maten: isin mochmatain, PH 3459. ¤néll: moc[h]neoill na maittne, CCath. 4386. a moichnéll na maidne, AFM vi 2702.9 . ¤scél: see mochscéle. ¤soillse: mochsoillsi na maidni, CCath. 2744. Fl. Earls 28.18 . ¤tráth early hour or time of day, generally as adv. , freq. corrupted to mochrád and later mochrach : ro érig C. mochtrath ar na barach, CRR 14. adracht F. m. do ló, Acall. 6983. bíd mo corp-sa sunn co m. till dawn, Lism. L. 2493. mochthráth sin . . . re ceileabhradh it is an early hour for celebration, BS 136 § 75. mochthrád, TBC-LL¹ 636. mochrád, 6168 . cathir . . . cos'tictis maithḟir mochrad, Metr. Dinds. iv 342.42 . dorbbolus na maitni muchi mochrád, LL 239a24 (TTr.). mochrach at dawn , ITS xiv 98.19 . mocrac no tratnona in the morning or evening, 150.6 . See also mochtrátae (b) below and mothrach.

(b) with adj., gen. one formed from subst., or else with advbl. force: ¤díscir: mochdhisgir impetuous , Ériu v 166.45 . ¤érgech early-rising , TBC-LL¹ 3296. ¤loingthech fond of eating early , MacCongl. 87.7 . ¤maitnech of, occurring in the early morning: gaí cró na n-eas, na n-abhonn, na n-inbhear ┐ na sealcc moch-mhaidneach, Acall. (Leabh. ó Laimhsgr.) iii 130.21 . As npr. m. pl. Mochmatnig, BDD 126. ¤mall: riacht réim . . . dar muing maith mora mochmaill `he fared . . . over the goodly mane of the sea early and late', Metr. Dinds. ii 26.10 . niptar mochmaill dia lánréir `they were not their own masters early or late', 46.18 . mochmaill .i. go moch ┐ go mall, O'Cl. ¤saeglach: gumadh mochṡaeghlach . . . intí ro míllfead in cadach sin short-lived , BB 234b9 . ¤solus: maidin mochṡolus, IT ii2 127.137 . CF 336.

¤trátae matutinal: mochtratae gl. matutinus, Ml. 21c8 . Later mochtraide (as adv.), TBC-LL¹ 5800 = mochtrad, TBC-I¹ 3472.

(c) rarely with vb.: manicabat .i. mane veniebat .i. no mocháirgiged used to rise early, Flower Cat. 433 from Harl. 1023 (a denom. from mochéirge ?). Bætan . . . is Eochaid . . . ros mochbí . . . clothrí Ciannachta slew them betimes (? before their time), LL 132b24 (ben-). mochthánic came early, SR 2867 (do-icc-).

mong

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Forms: mong, muinge, moinge, muṅgga, moṅga

n ā, f., mong f. g s. muinge, moinge, IGT Dec. § 158.

(a) orig. a lock or tuft of hair: gl. cirrus, Sg. 159a7 . do berrad a mor-muṅgga (of Samson), SR 5362 (n p.). Later hair (coll.), a head of hair, always of long and abundant, never close-cropped hair; in pl. of more than one person. Gl. coma, O'Mulc. 201. moṅg órbuide furri, TBC-LL¹ 4315. monc fionnbuidhi fair, 5453 (St.). m.¤ findruine fair co mbid for dib slesaib ind eich, IT ii1 177 . buinne óir immá moing, RC ix 490.3 . dochuiredar a moiṅg im gesca ro bui isin crund (of Absalom), ZCP xiii 178.24 . Conán gan ṁoing hairless , Oss. iv 18.17 . Labraid lebarmong with long locks, SCC 33. dá uball óir for dī gabal a muingi, Ir. MSS. Ser. i 176.24 . pl. moṅga findbuide . . . forru, TBC-LL¹ 181. TBC-I¹ 12. mongae findbudi foraib, BDD 84. mórfesser cornaire . . . co moṅgaib órdaib, TBFr. 37 ( Med. and Mod. Ir. Ser. v ). Of animals: tar or moingi inn eich mane, Laws i 138.38 Comm. iv 276.11 Comm. ca tulmaing tuind (.i. co moing a srona), IT i 162.6 = LL 208a 14 (of a boar = the bristles of his snout?). Of eyelashes (poet.): abra dubmall nach dáor m.¤ , IGT Dec. ex. 521. filleadh mong n-abhra, Gofraidh Fionn v 30 ( Ir. Monthly 1919 ). (fig.) do chuir Éire tri monga ┐ trí maola dhi (i.e. was thrice wooded and thrice bare), Keat. i p. 96 . teora maela ┐ teora monga .i. na caille, H 3.18 p. 626 ( O'Curry 1371 ). See (c).

(b) trans. of sea-foam, surf: airet marus m.¤ for muír, IT iii 16 § 41 = Bruchst. i § 16 . Common in expression: m.¤ mara, which comes to mean simply surface or expanse of sea: tar moing mara, Acall. 4678 , 4697 . dar mara moing, Laws iii 318.5 . ós muing mara hIcht, Metr. Dinds. ii 36.8 . nogu rainig an moing mara mírathmair sin, Ériu iii 166 § 21. dar monga mara medhraig, ZCP x 339.8 . gur báitheadh Pharao fá mhuing na Mara Ruaidhe, TSh. 3134.

(c) of foliage, trees, bushes, etc. dar moing Muadain (.i. anis), Fél. 110.35 (: Guaire) = dar Luaine (.i. darsin fid .i. Luaine ainm an ḟeada), Ériu i 46.13 , see RC xxvi 374. monainn mhaetha 'n-a mongaibh, Acall. 342. dristin mongu `manes of briars', K. and H. § 22. i gcóir chodhnaigh muinge Mis `the woodlands of M.', Ó Bruad. iii 52.

(d) various uses. Of nap of cloth: cen co tarla m.¤ fria (of a cloak), Metr. Dinds. iv 332.23 . docuiredar mongai tened dara gnuis, Ériu ii 126.8 (of star-cluster, scintillations?). m.¤ int slindéin hair of the shoulder-blade? (gl. honplata, perh. = ὠμοπλάτη), Ir. Gl. 148. m.¤ mher hemlock: ros na moíngi mire, Mackinnon Cat. 20.18 (see 1 mongach).

Compds. With adj. of colour, chiefly in primary sense: mong-buide ( ¤donn, ¤dub, etc.) = yellow-haired. ¤bog: tresan monaidh mong-bhuig (= covered with soft heath), BNnÉ 208 § 60 . ¤glas: dar noí tonna moṅg[g]lassa, LL 13a41 . ¤lebar: folt . . . m., BB 427a46 . ZCP x 279.12 . ? ¤lectha: monglectha fochassa forordha fair ` hair-braids ', IT iii 186.3 = monglecta BB; an leg. mong léctha fochass hair let down, loose or flowing (part. of léicid)? cf. moṅg legta [lectha v.l.] fochas, Ériu iv 138 § 14 . ¤mas: treathan mara mongmais, Lism. L. 3580. ¤réid: ós Mide m. of level and grassy surface , Arch. Hib. ii 82 § 6 ( LL 184b30 ). ¤ruad: Macha mon[g]ruad, MacCarthy 300. 21 , cf. Keat. ii 2364 , AFM i 74.2 . le clannuib Míled mongrúaid, Anecd. i 32. Of sea foaming, turbulent: os diamar mara mongruaid, Rawl. 76a33 , cf. ZCP x 411.5 , BNnÉ 97 § 5 , Lism. L. 3589. fa murbruchtaib mongruada min-éisc mór-mara, MR 248.11 . Of mountains (prob. alluding to heather): Sliabh mongruadh Mis, CF 269. le hoir in maighi mongruaidh, ZCP viii 563 § 28. ¤súilech: laoch . . . mongṡuileach with heavy eyelashes (? eyebrows), ZCP x 278.13 . ¤teintech fiery-maned: retlu mongteindtech (i.e. a comet ), LB 139a15 . toidlenacha mongthenntecha, 138b20 ( Todd Lect. vi ). i n-aite . . . mhoingteinntighi ichtair ifrinn, Lism. L. 3642. Cf. further: a mhairbhthene mongthighi minchuile, IT iii 102 § 186 (` thick-maned', -haired , compd. of mong+tige<tiug?).

tulmong

Cite this: eDIL s.v. tulmong or dil.ie/42458

n (1 tul + mong) surface, upper covering, top: mono thí inn fhairge ... for tulmoing in bethad, TBC-LL¹ 4756 . connar bo réil tulmonga maige Mide fóthib, 5032 . do ind gach aird ┐ do tulmhoing gach tulchi, BS 114.6 . i tul-muing in talman, MR 152.18 . In B. na f.: tricha treten dam con náib | ina táib ca tulmaing tuind, IT i 162.8 , .i. co moing a srona, gloss.