1 og

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 og or dil.ie/33559
Last Revised: 2019

Forms: ugh, uigh, uighe, uighi, uigheadh, ogh, uigh, ogh, ugh, ubh, og, uighe, d'ugaib

n s, n., later m. and f. (a British loan-word? cf. W. wy, Pedersen Vgl. Gr. i 66 ), also ug(h). ogh m. (d s. ugh, uigh, g s. uighe, n p. uighi, g p. uigheadh, ogh), IGT Dec. § 30 (d s. uigh and g p. ogh are said to be the correct forms). ugh f. § 39.10 . Mod. ubh m. and f.

(a) an egg : og, gl. ovum, Sg. 8b10 . ogh quasi ob i.e. ouum , Corm. Y 1007. oua .i. na huighi, RC ix 238.15 . amal bis a bloesc imm og, SR 165. og chirci a hen-egg , Ériu v 28.10 (n s.). ogh thirimm, Rule of Tallaght § 4 (n s.). no ṡárgind én . . . im og, IT i 158.12 ( LL 154b8 ). a hseabuicc . . . ón ló ro ghenis a huigh, Anecd. i 25 z . éan a huigh, Measgra D. (13th cent. poem). dorignedh ug circe don uigh géid, MR 28.19 . áobh uighe an luin, IGT Dec. ex. 982. ba cloch i n-inadh uighi sin (i.e. a bad exchange), Fen. 138.6 , cf. Cog. 100.24 (ugi). a ngealán na huighe, Job vi 6. pl. ugai luin, IT i 132 y ( LU 10853 ). oga ┐ blonoca, Rule of Tallaght § 6. uighe, Deuteronomy xxii 6 . tricha og rerchirce, MacCongl. 3.16 . co hugib cerc, 127.21 . d'ugaib, Cog. 48.19 . do uidib dreollain, Laws v 276.8 .

Used as a measure of capacity: tomus o grainib ┐ uighib, Laws iii 334.19 . dā lān dēc uighi circi, ib. 24 Comm.

(b) a testicle na huige, gl. genitalia, Gild. Lor. 209 (by Stokes emended: huirge). Lugna Fer tri n-ogh .i. tri huighi badar aigi, Cóir Anm. 237 (= tri n-odh, BB 233b43 ) = Lugaid Fer tri n-og .i. tri huigi badur aice .i. a da uig fein ┐ ug Oscuir, Lec. 175 v a , Éigse iii 224 . go tugad easbaid uighi da oghaib aran Laigneach 'the Laignech … lost one of his testicles' Cóir Anm. i 181 § 28 .