2 muinech

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 2 muinech or dil.ie/32735

Forms: muinchibh, muincibh, muineach

n o, m., (1 muine) a thorn-brake; thorns (coll.). do éirghe an muineach suas, Matthew xiii 7. muineach, dos, deilge `thorns', Eg. Gl. 484. ? láimh re muinchibh [muincibh v.l.] na mórṡroth ` surface (?)', TD 20.36 ; quoted by P. O'C. as pl. of muineach `a back or hill, a ridge or wave ' ( = coils, convolutions, windings from muince `collar'?). See TD ii 261 (note ad loc.).