muccfoil

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

mucc (pig) +‎ foil (sty)

Noun[edit]

muccḟoil f

  1. pigsty
    • 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. 26a1
      muccfoil glosses stabulum porcorum

References[edit]

  • "mucc" in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.