David Stifter wrote:
>> The word 'morgala' turns up again at LL 116a46 (see DIL sv eolairg).
>> Perhaps it's a compound of 'már' and the accusative plural of 'gal'
>> (fury). But I suspect that our word is merely a late spelling for
>> 'mordála' -'great splendours / assemblies', (The long á wouldn't be a
>> problem as the rhyme in this couplet is rinn/airdrinn).
> Spelling confusion between lenited "d" and "g" wouldn't be typical at
> the beginning of lexems like here, rather in endings. Furthermore, in
> rinn-ardrinn rhyme it is only possible to rhyme a stressed long vowel
> with an unstressed short vowel in absolute final position.
Yep. Quite right.