1 orta

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adj io,iā. part. of oirgid: caidet aiscedha . . . conaighe? is fosgeba mon orta thou shalt get them for the slain man, ZCP xii 245 § 8 .

2 orta

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part. necess. of oirgid: nípu orta ind orgain the slaughter should not be wrought, BDD 96 (iurtha, horta v.l.).

ortagraiph

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x see ordagraiffe.

ortaid

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v slays , analogical form from pret. of oirgid, q.v.

1 ortha

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Forms: órtha

n n,f. (Lat. oratio, older derivative than oráit) ortha artha [orrtha, árrtha add. H], IGT Dec. § 8.7 . In late lang. also órtha, -st.

A prayer, esp. a formal or memorized one, whether recited or sung:

(a) of Christian worship: a canar dind offriund . . . iter introit ┐ orthana `prayers', Thes. ii 252.14 ( Stowe Miss. 64b ). Níníne écess doríne in n-orthainn-sse, ii 322.2 ( Hy. iii pref. ). co n-orthonaib (of Tabernacle worship), SR 4323. orda (.i. guide), ZCP v 486.7 (B. na f.). Misereatur ┐c .i. orrtha as gnáth do rádh san absolóid, MacAingil 332.12 . ag radh na horrthan so, Parrth. Anma 324.12 . ro gab .l. salm ┐ .l. orthan, Cog. 196.27 . As -st.: an aoine órtha .i. an ched- aoine don corghas, BNnÉ 219 n. 2 . tri caoca salm . . . dá chét orrtha, O'Gr. Cat. 637.25. Of heathen worship: gabaidh .iiii. horthana for cét frisna deibh, Marco P. 170.

(b) an incantation, spell, charm : iptha ┐ éle ┐ arthana, TBC 3638 , cf. 3640 . do chuir orrtha innte do tromugud a codulta put a spell on it (a bed), RC xix 154.5 ( Fier. 136 ). ar n-órtha chodail our sleep-charm, TD 25.7 . sribh . . . 'na orthain d'ḟir ḟiabhrasa, IGT Dec. ex. 1023. im arthan bewitched butter (?), ex. 299 . orthana filidechta (used in healing), O'Gr. Cat. 239.30 . aos órtha `chanters' (of lampoonists), O'Bruad. ii 138.3 .

2 ortha

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adj certain, sure ? ortha .i. airithi, ut est ni o.¤ angnais aithni .i. nocha n-airithi lium aithne intí bis a n-ingnais `uncertain seems to me a deposit by him who is not in possession' (? who is absent), O'Dav. 1306.

3 ortha

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v 2 s. imp. see urthaid.

orthanach

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adj o,ā. (1 ortha) potent in prayers (incantations): demna Connacht . . . do dhing Asnat orthunach | isin fairrgi, ZCP v 23.2 .

Órthannán

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pn m. the river Jordan (late Mid.Ir.): g s. sruth Órthan- náin, Ériu i 96.17 , cf. Maund. § 91 , §95 (Orthannain, Orrthan- nain), Anecd. ii 29.5 (Orthannáin). Cf. Iordanén.

órthóir

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Forms: órthóir

n i,m. (ór) a gilder ; (fig.) one who embellishes: órthoir gach uirsceoil, Arch. Hib. i 100 § 22. orthóir dána, 23 G 24 (RIA) p. 392 . In O'Gr. Cat. 399.17 : íorthóir in fhíor-oinigh, we should prob. read órthóir.

1 os(s)

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Forms: n-oss, n-oss, osbretha, osséti

n o,m. orig. neut.? n s. a n-oss , Hy. v 57. a s. gaibid a n-os ba neasom do, TBC 688 YBL = in n-oss , LU 5170. n du. dā n-oss, IT iii 245.59 ( LL 246b39 ).

Orig. prob. a bovine animal of any kind; used of an ox: isait coin altai in degboin . . . ┐ isait .vii. n-os impi, Ir. Texts i 9.7 . Later os(s) allaid (or os without adj.) = a wild ox = a deer, stag; early obsol. and confined to poetry. `os' ainm gach áirdfhiadh[a], Met. Gl. Ff. 51. os .i. fiadh. na hois .i. an fiadhach, O'Cl. dēine . . . inā hos (.i. luaithe inā fiadh), ZCP v 487 § 2 . oss no muc allaid, Mon. Tall. 6 (used for food). i richt oiss allaid, LU 1246. peata ois a tame deer, Laws iv 114.10 (glossed .i. amuil na bu, 14 ). bá-sa chú-sa gabála uis, LU 9326 ( Kilk. Arch. J. 1871, 380.25 ), cf. Anecd. iii 53.10 . ? déna ingeilt ois, KMMisc. 262.1 (advice to a king: graze like a deer, i.e. thoroughly, use no half-measures?). pl. ois alta, TBC2 681 = oiss, LU 5163. ropat choin altai ┐ ois, Thes. ii 293.7 ( SP I ). uiss ┐ altai na crích, LL 265a5 ( MU 20.25 ). ois ┐ allta ecendsa na ndithreb, CCath. 882. amail ossu allta, Cóir An. 213. fer gonas ossae, Corm. Y 1168 = f. ghonas ségu .i. ossa alltai, Corm. p. 41 s.v. ség. i ndelbaib oss n-alta, TBC 1452. alma do ossaib alta, LU 1275. os banṡegainn a doe, Cóir An. 142. Used of a wild boar? tathich torc allaid a trét | fo thuaith dosephain a n-oss (.i. in mucc allaid), Hy. v 57 ( Thes. ii 341 ).

Compds. ¤airbe f. a deer-fence , O'Dav. 1366. ¤berna: dreim re hoisbherna `deer-pass', Buile S. 92.3 . ¤breth f. a judgement about deer: pl. osbretha, Laws i 182.1 (glossed .i. im corus lin, im cāin n-inbir, ib. 7 ; transld. `water-judgements'); cf. iii 448.15 . i n-osbrethaib .i. . . . i mbrethemnas na n-os n-allaid, O'Dav. 1293. ¤eilit f. a doe : g s. laoigh a broinn oisseilti, Ériu vii 197.7 = osseilt `deer-herd', 2.9 (where LL 118a9 reads osseilti). ¤éit deer-cattle, a herd of deer : a p. osséti, IT iii 245.59 ( LL 246b40 ). ¤feoil f. deer-flesh : iascach ┐ enach ┐ osḟeóil, TBC 1955. eire ossfeola, CCath. 2933. ¤gamain a deer-calf, fawn : i rricht osgamna allaid, LL 210a 38 . ¤lethar deer-skin : inar . . . isé uaigthe osslethair, TBC 2528 = osslethar, TBC2 1872. ¤molt a ram : d'olaind na n-osmolt, Acall. 5226. ¤ogam, Auraic. 5842 (name of a species of Ogham in which the letter-groups were called dam, elit, iarnu, laeg).