3 orc

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n o,m. an egg (B. na f.): orc .i. ugh chirce, O'Cl. uirc (.i. uighe), Hib. Min. 47.13 . ? cressaigthe in fer . . . in lágin sin, iṅgi ná tíagat a huirc ecgi essi `its edge-studs (?)', BDD 128 (huirc eicgi, h. eci v.l.); Meyer, RC xii 461.5 , explains `sparks as big as hen-eggs'; but see BDD2 Gloss. s.v. uirc .

? 4 orc

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n a pitcher ? tēit Lugaid Orcde for cenn uisci ┐ cilarn lais, conad [d]e rāidhter Lugaid Orcc de, Cóir Anm. 70 ( IT iii 318.19 ); the same individual is called L. Corc, p. 318.2 . Cf. Lat. urceus?

5 orc

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n calf of leg see orca.

6 orc

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n a lap-dog see oirce.

orca

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Forms: orca, orcuin, orcni, orccni, oircne

n n,f. orca, IGT Dec. § 5. n p. orcuin, ib. ex. 258 ; orcni, LU 6448 ( TBC2 1934 = orccni, TBC 2595 ); later oircne.

The calf of the leg : orc .i. colptha, O'Cl. cusna horcni, gl. suras, Gild. Lor. 181. im orcain ┐ im thairbḟeith mo choissi, Acall. 6800. co tarla erchor . . . i teṅgaid orcan Dondgillai, LL 306b5 ( RC xiii 104 § 136 ). tancatár a sála ┐ a orcni . . . co mbátar riam remi, TBC2 1934. muil a orcan for a lurgnib, 1451 . lénti . . . co horcnib sís, 12 . léni . . . i caustul ga forcnib, TBC 5287 = có a oircnibh, St. da oircnibh ┐ da iosgadaibh, Buile S. § 65. ag iomúaim . . . a n-iallchrann fria n-oircnibh ┐ traightibh, Hugh Roe 22.26 (f. 6b) , cf. FM vi 1918.11 .

orcaid

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v slays , see oirgid.

1 orcán

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Forms: orcan

n o,m. (dim. of 1 orc) a pigling : orcan, Arch. iii 310 § 6 = ZCP xii 361.5 . dotaít torc mór di orcan, Trip. 186.13 . acht nib neach dorona eigem n-orcain, H. 3.18 p. 411 ( O'C. 947 ), expld.: inti dorigne ceol in uirc (cf. orcín). As npr. m.: mac Orcáin, Trip. 348.25 ( Ardm. 18b2 ).

2 orcán

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Forms: oragán

n o,m. name of a plant : carduus (sic leg.) benedictus .i. an t-orcan, RC ix 228.10 . curar, orcāin, foltāin glaise `wild marjoram', K. and H. § 23. oragán `wild marjoram', Hog. Luibh.

orchlisin

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n nech duessim a sil cen orchlisin, Ériu vii 144.1 .

orcín

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n m. a pigling (dim. of 1 orc)? milsem cech céol céol ind orcín, LL 345d56 (cf. H. 3.18 p. 411 cited under orcán).

orclaige

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n some part of the human body: cor tregd a indi ┐ a orclaigi ina cliab ` diaphragm (?)', TTebe 1011 . dobertís a horclaigib ┐ a fiaclaibh na nIudaide immach in biad (= gul- lets ?), LB 156a58 .