mac(c)fuirmid

Cite this: eDIL s.v. mac(c)fuirmid or dil.ie/31191

Forms: macfuir[m]edh, macfuirmidh

n i,m. (= mac fuirmid? the second component may be a gen.; see fuirmed) a poet of the sixth or second lowest grade in the Irish order of `filid'; his special species of com- position were the `setrad' and `sainemain (senamain)'. See IT iii 112 , 116 . mucairbe .i. mac fuirmid, is mac dofuirmed a dāna (.i. no is macdan dufuirim a dāna), Corm. Y 855. mac- fuirmid, O'Mulc. 537. macfuir[m]edh , IT iii 97.1 ( BB 294a31 ). do macfuirmidh , Auraic. 2248. g s. mécnach m̅c̅ fuirmida, IT iii 31.16 . Called mac már, ZCP v 499 § 7. See mucairbe.