14: Maol-Muire inghean Giolla-Criost ua hAirt -New Name Change (NP)
OSCAR NOTE: the old name was registered in May of 2003, via the East.
Old Item: Rhieinwylydd verch Gwasdewi Goch, to be released.
Submitter desires a feminine name.
The following changes are allowed: period correct Irish Gaelic form of Maol-Muire daughter of Giolla-Criost, grandson of Art
Client requests authenticity for 14th Century Irish Gaelic.
Spelling (as given) most important.
Consulting Herald: Donnchadh Mac Lochlainn
Maol-Muire is an Irish given name found in "Names and Naming Practices in the Red Book of Ormond (Ireland 14th century)" by Tangwystl verch Morgant Glasvryn (https://www.s-gabriel.org/names/tangwystyl/lateirish/ormond.html), where it is listed under Men's Names with the notation:
"Molmory 1; the name appears with no other context and could, conceivably, be feminine, as feminine examples of this name occur. Irish context."
inghean Giolla-Criost is a constructed Irish byname meaning "daughter of Giolla-Criost." Giolla-Criost is an Irish masculine given name also from "Names and Naming Practices in the Red Book of Ormond (Ireland 14th century)" under the notation:
Gilcrist1 , Gillecrist 2; Irish context.
ua hAirt is a constructed Irish byname meaning "grandson/descendent of Art," using the genitive form of the given name Art, which is found in "Index of Names in Irish Annals" by Mari inghean Briain meic Donnchada (http://medievalscotland.org/kmo/AnnalsIndex/Masculine/Art.shtml) with relevant Annals dates of 1414, 1458, 1473, and 1478.