ócnat

Cite this: eDIL s.v. ócnat or dil.ie/33468

n (óc+-nat, fem. dim. suff., see Thurn. Hdb. § 273 ; in follg. exx. treated as o-st.) a young person : séim anim ocnait `slight is the blemish of a young man', RC xxvi 16 § 14 (glossed .i. is bec ind anim do neoch a bith óc, LL 186b24 ). etir laechu is laecheasa . . . etir ócu is ócnatu both youths and maidens (?), Anecd. ii 34.12 .