sorn

Cite this: eDIL s.v. sorn or dil.ie/38508

Forms: sornn, suirnn

n o,m. (Lat. furnus). O.Ir. sornn. IGT Decl. § 67 . a furnace, oven, kiln : int suirnn gl. foci, Ml. 121c14 . cam a camino ignis .i. ō surn, O'Mulc. 283 . dercha suirnd .i. dichru, ut est is dichru in orgain, O'Dav. 753 . búaid na trí macc n-ennac hi surn, Fél. Apr. 24 . sroiglithea . . . trésna surnu tened, Prol. 44 . ruri anacht tri maccu a surnn tened, Thes. ii 303.29 ( Hy. i ). rodasaer is' t[ṡ]urnn tened, SR 7392 . imman sornd tened, LU 2503 . ratuisil cloch leis isin lis .i. an cloch do bai ar belaib an tṡuirn `the stone that covered the mouth of the flue', Ériu ii 186.18 . i s.¤ na hatha `into the furnace of the kiln', Lism. L. 2629 . thug orra dul a sórn áithche na mbricead made them pass through the brick-kiln, 2 Sam. xii 31 .