muinter

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muinter f (ā-stem)

  1. community, group of persons connected by a common bond, specifically:
    1. family or household (including servants)
      • c. 845, St. Gall Glosses on Priscian, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1975, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. II, pp. 49–224, Sg. 30b11, and
      • c. 875, Milan Glosses on the Psalms, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 7–483, Ml. 61d7
        glossing familia
      • c. 800, Würzburg Glosses on the Pauline Epistles, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 499–712, Wb. 24b31
        di muntir Cessair
        de Caesaris domu ("of Caesar's house")
    2. folks
    3. followers
    4. attendants

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  • Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, Dublin [1]