I wrote :
> .i. Suibne mac Colmain Moir.
> > namely Big Suibne Mac Colman
>> 'moir' -- I expected to see 'mór'.
Neil McLeod wrote --
>He is 'Suibne mac Colmáin', 'Suibne son of Colmán'. Colmáin is in the
>genitive, so the adjective must be in the genitive to agree with it.
Thanks, Neil. I wonder if 'Moir' in the genitive means I should translate 'Suibne son of Big
Or is the Irish ambiguous here?
Could 'móir' apply to either Suibne or his father Colmán? Liz