2 mol

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n o, m., seems used of a constantly reiterated refrain or noise . Possibly a fig. use of 1 mol, in allusion to the continuous rotation or splashing of a mill-shaft: milgetan ... .i. cuit Muil dorsada Temro. Mol didiu [a] ainm ade dāig in muil no ferad forsna doínib .i. `taít as, taeit ind !' Inde dicitur molac[h], Corm. Y 860 ; cf. ut dicitur molach .i. is cosmail fri Mol, ar ní anad side do labrad coidchi a n-asbered side: taeit ind, taeit as, O'Mulc. 818. a ben ucut, na fer m.¤ frisin marb, LL 275a9 = Mór M. § 6 ( PRIA xxix 265 ). ba mol Mídend midlaige | memais Linnmuine tar Līathmuine '"Linnmuine will burst forth across Líathmuine" was a phrase constantly repeated by Mídenn the fool', Aided Echach 96 § 4(a) . mol .i. glorach (= glór?); molmar .i. glorach, O'Curry See also 1 molach and molmar.