Cite this: eDIL s.v. ulchaige or dil.ie/43108
Last Revised: 2019


n , f. (ulchach) the condition of having a beard or whiskers : fictigi ocus trictaigi no cuairt ulcaigi `the age of 20 or 30, or [that of] the circle of beardedness' (Pl.), Laws v 86.7 ( CIH v 1610.29 ). Cf. O'D. 1952 , cited s.v. ulcha. See also 1 cúairt compds.