muclaithe

Cite this: eDIL s.v. muclaithe or dil.ie/32653

Forms: muclaige

n (compd. of muc?) some kind of (aquatic or burrow- ing?) animal? fothond .i. m.¤ iarsindi bis fo thuind amail in cerndubhan, Corm. Y 662 (perhaps g s.). Meyer, Bruchst. i § 157 , suggests reading muclaige = pig-lair . ? For *mucclaide pig-rooting Studi Celtici iv 238 .