oircél

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n m.

(? Lat. orcellus, Studies on Early Ireland 16 ). (a) a trough : bla muc oircel, Laws iii 242.13 . g s. torc orcela a trough-hog (i.e. a home-fed one), i 122.6 . cu bhfuair [in mac] isinn orcel i raibhi ┐ sé oc cluichi frisna tonna `in the trough (?)', Lism. L. 2170 (of a child fallen from a cliff into the sea).

(b) chute of a mill : oircel, Laws i 124.18 (one of the parts of a mill, glossed .i. dar a cel ṡilis in t-uisci, 140.19 ). pl. docuiredar cach ai i tuaim alaile amail orceil tairechtae (of opposing ocean-currents), Corm. Y 323. muilend .x. forcél, FB 52 ( LU 8699 ) = dec n-oirccel, Eg. ? ancid sreba ar oircelaib, ZCP viii 104.4 .

oirches, (? airches)

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indecl. adj. (cf. 1 airches) meet, fitting, right , used as pred. with cop. oirches a rim . . . for oen-la na féli sin 'tis meet to reckon those feasts on the same day, Fél. 212 z . féach an oircheas a aithches if it be right to repudiate him, Content. iv 20 . ní hoircheas ar n-éara it beseems not to deny me, A. Ó Dálaigh iv 6 . náchar fhoircheas an athchuinge do iarraidh, Atlantis iv 200.23 . is o.¤ dom it is meet for me, I ought: ni bud oirc[h]es dún ar n-ór do thabairt, Mer. Uil. 107 (oircis v.l.). tocht tairsu is oirches d'eicsibh, LL 394.39 . ni hoirces damhsa an t-ór so do ghabail, BNnÉ 233.3 . dob oircheas do gach n-aon dícheall do dhéanamh, TSh. 4957. compar. ní hairchisi th'opar . . . andá opar in lochta, etc., LU 4351 (word inserted on an erasure by H, text by M). dob oirchisi duit-si subhal- taighe do denamh inā tursi, BNnÉ 49.5 . Rarely as attrib.: ascaidh oirches, SG 24.31 . druis oirc[h]es lawful lust, Arch. iii 235 § 23 . As subst. o,m.: oircheas imbuailte `becoming victory', MR 254.24 . ag tagra i n-aghaidh oirchis `arguing against all right', Content. xviii 87. Adv. mairg era mbi a maith ġa mess | muna chaith hi cu hoirchess, LB 10 m. inf.

oirchill, (oirichill)

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n f. late Mid.Ir. form of airfochell (airichell). uirchill oirchill f., IGT Dec. § 13.10 . uirichill oirichill, § 150.

Preparing for, expecting; preparation, readiness (for), expecta- tion (of), with obj. gen. or occas. prep. ar or ria n-; freq. of pre- cautions against anticipated danger or enemies. as i a oircill, poll talman . . . do denam ara chionn the way to guard against it, TBC 5667. ro batar cotaltigi caema . . . ria n-airchill ready to receive them, LL 263a36 ( MU 12.4 ). oirchill do dénomh fa ccomhair preparations were made to meet them (approaching enemies), FM iv 698.6 . mithigh oirchill an éaga, Dán Dé v 7. ní fhill mo ré na fhrithing, | ní linn gan é d'oirichill I have no choice but to get it ready (for death), v 3 . dentar occu cecha bliadna sin . . . d'ḟiugrad ┐ d'oirichill fuaslaicthi asin doire egeptacda (i.e. to commemorate), LB 118a23 = d'aircill, BB 240a34 . ag o.¤ ar thoirrthim sléibhe Sióin, Dán Dé xi 9. foghlaighe . . . ag o.¤ ré buain a earradh dhe lying in wait, TSh. 2380 . ullmhugadh . . . d'o.¤ giustála in láoi arna mharach, Fl. Earls 104 y . coiméadtar an tSacraimint . . . d'o.¤ ar na Crio- stuighthibh in readiness for, Eochairsg. 70.1 . tig Ceat . . . d'o.¤ ar Chonchubhar do mharbhadh, Keat. ii 3125. Esp. in phrase: i n-oirchill (with gen.) ready for: bí fleadh ag Ri[gh] Bretan am' oirchill-si, ITS v 152.19 . mogenar bias 'na aircill ready to receive him, Lism.L. 1839 (prophecy of birth of St. Senán). .u. cét ech . . . arna sreathad . . . a n-oirichill techtadh prepared for couriers, Marco P. 96. a n-oircill a ttig don tigh ready for all comers, Ériu v 56.69 . ag so réim sothuigsi a n-o.¤ na n-ainbh- feasach for the benefit of the ignorant, IGT Introd. § 78. bí-si go hullamh i n-oircill écca, BNnÉ 275.13 . acc toccbháil a láimhe . . . i n-o.¤ a airm d'imirt, FM vi 1978.16 . In hostile sense: ro suidh . . . ina beirn baegail in n-oircill na muici (of a hunter), Fianaig. 64.8 . ro badur lucht na cathrach a n-oircill fair, ZCP vi 79.26 . a n-oirchill ar bhiodhbhaidh, IGT Dec. ex. 1109 . Numb. xxxv 22. a n-oirchil `expecting', Eg. Gl. 495. In sense attack (?): doroic[h] cuco Idomenus . . . dobeir H. aircill fair-sium ┐ dofuit lais I., BB 435a31 .

In concrete sense, of preparations made: ger ba daingen dínarmda . . . gach aird ┐ cach airchill dona cathaibh cech- tarda, MR 236.15 = gach aircheann, LL 410b14 . ro dhoirt orra an ghorta ghrinn, | ba maith d'Eoghan an oirchill `stores', ML 10.24 . With subj. gen., provision, foresight : tré o.¤ Dé ( = providentiâ Dei), TSh. 8207.

oirchillech

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adj o,ā. ready, prepared, expectant : indus co mbeith se oircillech ara cind prepared against their arrival, BCC § 409. ? tempull Solma | co slechtar and gu hoirichlech that I may kneel therein prepared (?), Arch. iii 234 § 13.

oirchillid

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v i. prepares, makes ready : is olc oirchillte you make ill provision (for death), TSh. 2693. go n-oirchilltí léo a neithe roi-dhéidheancha ( = novissima providerent), 6858 . See ar-foichlea (A 393.85).

oirchisecht

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n m. and f. (late form of airchissecht (A 176.27)) a small portion; a pittance (of food). an t-oircisecht do chuir m'oide cugam d'ūir na Romha, BNnÉ 173 § 20. fuair oirchisecht da meis a pittance from her table, ZCP vi 98.28 . oircheasacht Bhenia- min, Gen. xliii 34. Esther ix 22 .

oirclech?

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tene dia nó o.¤ , gl. flemen, Sg. 96b1 ; ` oracular (?)', Thes., an adjectival formation from Lat. oraculum, flemen being taken as = flamen?

oircne

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n io,m. singulative of oirce. A pet dog, a lapdog : oircne measan con, Met. Gl. Ff. 60. esrecht .i. in t-oircne (.i. gairit), O'Dav. 788. oircne na rigna, Laws i 144.10 Comm. (gl. oirce, 126.9 ). cia laisin coir oircne? Nin̄. oc briugaid ┐ liaigh ┐ cruitire ┐ rigan, Eg. 88 f. 2c ( O'C. 2143 ). cloicend in oircne, Corm. p. 30 s.v. mogheime.

1 oircnech

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adj o,ā. (orca) having big or brawny calves (legs): laech orcnech garb, LU 4361. laech oircnech remarsliastach, TBC2 3257 .

2 oircnech

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x (< orcun, orgun) see oirgnech.

oircnid

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n o,m. see oirgnid.