menadach

Cite this: eDIL s.v. menadach or dil.ie/31930

Forms: menughach

n ā, f., (<men?) gruel made of meal and water (or occas. butter) ; a common diet for penitents. littiu lemnachta ┐ menadach, FB 9. teo[i]r menadcha ann . . . menadach uas uisce ┐ m.¤ eter da usci . . . ┐ m.¤ ind [leg. ís] usci three kinds of gruel, Mon. Tall. § 74 (cf. Anecd. i 75.17 ). ní do min do chum- musc doib ar a n-im combed m.¤ , § 73 = menughach, Anecd. i 75.15 . bithbin menadaighi guilt (deserving a diet) of gruel, Anecd. i 75 = Arch. ii 136. follach bec do mhenadaig, Rule of Céli Dé § 9 ( LB 9b33 ). follach inenadchi (leg. menadchi), § 24 . cethramtha menadcha ┐ medc-usci, Ériu vii 140.13 . long menathcha, Cáin Ad. § 45. an pudar . . . do chaitheamh trit meanadhaigh, R.I.A. 23 K 43, 392.22 .