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1 corr adj I o, ā. On meaningscf.Loth, RC xxxiv 148 f. , TD ii
188 - 9 . ` tapering,cuspidated,peaked,pointed,juttingout or
up,swelling ', Measgra D. 245 . Used of a wide variety of
objects, incl. geographical features, places, buildings,
50weapons, human beings, animals, parts of the body, instru-
ments, vessels, trees. Often somewhat vaguely applied:
im Crúachain cuirr, LU 2847 .caidi ced-ainm in chairn
chuirr? Met. Dinds. iii 356.7 .ón chrích chuirr, Bard. P. 5 .
16 .cathair ch. ¤ , IT iii 23.2 .teagh c. ¤ colam, IGT Decl. ex.
551343 ..u. claidhim corra catha, BB 273a35 .ar crandaibh
camaibh corraibh, IT iii 86 § 91 .mac B. . . . gléchuirr
`bright-eminent', Met. Dinds. iii 272.26 .mac in chleirigh
cuirr, AU ii 180.4 `stooped? hump-backed?' Plummer MS
notes.fir chorra(of chessmen), Misc. Celt. Soc. 160.7 .
60 corrmhil c. ¤ , IT iii 81 § 59 .a ccomtach a dha ccioch cc. ¤ ,
Ériu iv 55.17 .na ruisg corra chriostalta, Dánta Gr. 13.11 .
méra corra, IGT Decl. ex. 131 .dá pheinn . . . chuirr, ex.
1101 .pistal cuínge cuírre, IT iii 101 § 181 .fion . . . a
cuachuibh corra, Rel. Celt. ii 208.26 .dī chūarán corra,
65 Aisl. MC 9.22 .cnóe corra, LL 27688 ( Dinds. 160 ).mín-
réidh na ród gc. ¤ uile, A. Ó Dálaigh liv 2 .leathan thīs ┐ c. ¤
t[h]uas(of a drop of milk), BFermoy 219b30 cited Duan. F.
iii 246 .bainid teas . . . a cnapain corra dib`knobby' (hail-
stones
), Ir. Astr. Tr. 152.1 .
70In more abstract senses:teacht ar druim cuain nó calaidh /
ar uair gcuirr níor chleachtabhair, LBranach 6397 perh .
`at an untimely hour', Gloss. ?do thréigios geallta corra / ní
ghébhainn geall . . . / . . . acht do mholadh, 3406 .caince c. ¤
/ doní tonn . . . T., Acall. 861 `strange music', Murphy Lyrics
75 49.10 .laithe corra, TD 18.5 `unsettled', Notes (short?).
diebus imparibus. . . .i. is na laithibh corra on odd days, 23 K
42,57.14 (see subst. use below).
Equat. cuirrither hog luin a di ṡúil, Corm. 36.27 =cuirr-
it[h]ir, Corm. Y 1059 (91.17) .Compar. cuirre iná c. ¤ auróc-
80bála a dhá grúad, Corm. 36.29 .an bhruidhean nach cuirre
cnoc, DDána 119.32 .na chíche nach curra an tugh, Rel.
Celt. ii 232.10 .
IIAssubst. ā, [f.] (later somet.o) projecting part,end,
corner,peak etc.: barr, críoch, c. ¤ , Eg. Gl. 65 .c. ¤ , adharc, rinn
85 etc., 119 . Used of a wide variety of objects (cf.adj. use
supra):co cuirr Chruachain, Buile S. 120.12 .fa cuirr
cairrgi, Arch. iii 235.20 .san gc. ¤ choir(?),apse(?) (of a
church), Eochairsg. 113.9 .corra an domhain= ends , Is.
xli 5 .don chuirr bragatgl.ceruici, Lor. Gild. 133 .do
benastar na goithne . . . i c. ¤ bragatt na flatha` nape ', Ann.
5Conn. 1405.15 .corra braghad`bend of the neck', O'Gr. Cat.
269.13 .re doighteach na naronn ┐ na gc. ¤ mbraghad, 23 K
42,156.6 .saothar mór ar na corraibh braghad, 165.7 (exact
sense inpl.not clear).co tuargaib cend ass i coirr a chride
(a knife), Fing. R. 328 .gé ro sgoilt cuirr chroidhe, Dán Dé
10 xx 29 .ar chuir mo ghlūin on my knee, KMMisc. 358.23 =
chuirr, Gadelica 294.z .corra a n-uillend the points of their
elbows
, BB 393a12 .ō ch. ¤ na huillen go barr an meo[ir]
medhoin, O'Mulc. 112 note .cona bachaill . . . cacha bainde
. . . noscēed tar a cuirr crook(?), Aisl. MC 91.2 .corra in
15c[h]oicat bachall, Ériu v 28.14 .i corraib bachall`points of
croziers
', RC xxvi 40.216 (.i. i n-aes graid ┐ i clerchu archena,
note).in ferand risin abair c. ¤ bachalla(n. loc.?), LB 258
marg. inf. tri mer dua (leg.dia) churr. Mer dia frithchurr. . .
lethordlach [leithit a cuil] ar medon trian oca chuirr (a
20billhook, fidba), O'C. 883 ( H. 3.18,395a ).a ch. ¤ liathroití
lubain, IT iii 69 § 12 (2 c.?).c. ¤ . . . lamchrann . . . breasdach
. . . caomchom(parts of harp), Mann. and Cust. iii 258
note (refers to violin-type instr., c. the end held against the
shoulder, Plummer MS. notes) ` cross tree, orharmonic
25 curve ', Gloss.sccriobhus iad sin a ccuir chruiti, Ériu iv
60 § 49 .Cf. carr. a prora.i. . . . on chuirr thussig prow ,
Lor. Gild. 49 .in ch. ¤ thuisech din churuch sin ┐ . . . in ch. ¤
aile the prow, the stern, RC xiv 402 § 9 .leím duine a cuirr a
choiti, IGT Decl. ex. 551 .ac cumtach cír im chorraib na
30luṅgi, LL 30952 (TTr.).ro suigh a cathair cumdachta for
curr na halttora, Grail 3397 .ag cuirr dheis na haltóra . . .an
churr dheas, Eochairsg. 36.38 (cf. cornu altaris, Du Cange s.
cornu ).ar chorruibh bhur naltórach= horns , Jer. xvii 1 .
?uas cuirrí sceith bruic ar bearaib, IT iii 100 § 173 .c. ¤
35comdala for dechnaid cumaisc(a metre), 77 § 43 .ar chuirr
sheaghla sheing Sh. hem(?), DDána 99.13 . ?c. ¤ laegbili (.i.
Oengus) cétáin, ZCP xii 237 § 60 .uaclerigh carbat crin
cuirre, IT iii 101 § 181 .is daleic a chuirr fair inna carpat
.i. eir for in aile, O'Mulc. 763 . ?i gcórr shliabh(printed as
40compd.) `mountain pease', Ó Bruad. iii 134.6 .
In phr.céd traiged i tigh C. / ón chuirr go roich a chéle
from end to end, Acall. 804 .o chuirr go cuirr, Luc. Fid.
5230 .ón ccorr go chéile, Ezra ix 11 .ón gceann gcurradh
go chéile, Trompa na bhF. 204 =de fonds en comble, Gloss.
45Note also:c. ¤ mór is deich míle much more than, ZCP iii 621 .
In n. loc.Ross dá C. ¤ , Met. Dinds. iii 306.34 .C. ¤ Crúad-
glórach, 40 .co fán Chorra Eidnige, 128.20 (see Notes).
hic corraib Edhnecha, BB 367b26 .
See2and3 c.
50Compds.With nounspointed,peaked,sharp etc.:corr-
chathbarr, CCath. 4694 .corr-crechda .i. ainm do cnoc bis
a n-étan na n-amatán, O'Dav. 518 `some mark artificially
made on the idiot's forehead that he might be known as
such', Plummer MS notes.do cheppaib ┐ do chorrḟótaib . . .
55talman`round sods', RC xiv 416 § 32 .a chliath chorrga, IT
iii 88 § 105 ( Bruchst. 17 § 33 ).na corrgabla siúil ┐ na loṅga
luchtfethna, LL 22799 (`bent spars of a sail', CRR 11 ).
?corrgubhul .i. craicann gabair, [ut est] broc choel do
chorrgubul gabais etc., O'Dav. 366 .ina corrthair chlaidem ┐
60chorr-shleag, MR 214. 23 .tre corrsmál teinedh, Ériu v 104.22 .
Withcorr-in secondary senses: ?in chorrabhall, Acall.
4530 = SG 186.30 dwarforcrab-apple tree = We.corr-
afallen, KZ xxxviii 462 , ZCP iv 104 .le hecla corrméinee
(sic) na sgoile` ill-will ', O'Gr. Cat. 131.38 .corr-ecor selba
65`hinausgehendes Einbringen', ZCP xv 246 § 5 , withcorr-in
sense ofodd(of numbers), 248 (see De Bhaldraithe, Éigse
viii 244 ).corr-fhocla ┐ coirrlitreacha Gaoidheilge occasional
words
, Donl. v 17 . ?in chorrimirchi`the odd drove', Duan.
F. iii 18.42 ( Acall. 4978 ).corrmarguighidh, Eg. Gl. 168
70 rabble, O'R. seasca corr-mholt`smooth . . . wethers', BR
62.x .an tIarla do dhol corrshluagh ceandais feadhna
with a small army(?), FM v 1592.3 .C. . . . Corrbacc, IT ii1
181.191 .
With noun formingadj.: nomendo lestur chor[r]thóngl.
75 futilis, Sg. 56b7 (see Thurn. Gramm. 220 , Hermathena
xcix 52 ).
With adjj. (in some cases dvandva-compds., in others
compds. of subst.corr?):for dá n-echaib . . . corrbeca
small-muzzled(?), TBC² 1973 .do chrāib charrbuidi (: glan-
80buidi), Bruchst. 66 § 150 =carn-, IT iii 99 § 167 .Leabur-
cam . . . corrchael, BB 257b25 .claidem cruaidh corr-cotut
sharp and hard(?),hard-tipped(?), CCath. 5241 .corrderga
(horses), LU 6910 ( BDD 51 ).an cíogh coirrgheal, A. Ó
Dálaigh xliv 5 .rosc corrglas, BB 427a36 .demun doescair
85corrlond, IT i 190.16 ( FA 30 LB).
With adjj. derived from nouns:le céibh dtruim gcorr-
amlaigh` beauteous ', Magauran 922 .a slebh . . . Corr-
bennach, BB 23b48 .munter Ch. chorr-beraig of the pointed
spears
, Met. Dinds. iii 174.82 .echlach . . . caelchícheach
chorrcaranach, YBL 177a12 ( BB 257b7 ) `having crooked
5shanks
', Meyer Contribb. 493 . ?Cf. 2 cara.a chailleach,
a chuirrchennach` round-headed(?)', Buile S. 72.13 .is
sí . . . chorr-chíchech, Met. Dinds. iv 140.z .tarclaim C.
corr-deibig(sic leg.), Met. Dinds. iv 8.12 `prominent in
fight
', Notes (coirrdheabhaidhwrongly expld., O'Cl. ).an
10barr corrgablach(of hair), Ériu iv 218.8 .teóra
hingina corrlámacha Cailitín, Comp. Con C. 88.8 .S. inghean
Chorrluirgnigh, ML 32.10 .i ndúin Caisil choirrshleaghaigh
of sharp spears, DDána 74.59 .
Other compds. given as separate entries.