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3 or (ur) n(a)name of theheath plant ; (b)the letteruin Ogham.
or, Auraic. 5494. or in ogaim, 5663 .ur .i. fraech, 1194 .
forsin fidh dianid ainm ur in ogaim, 5587 .

4 or defectivevb.Mid.Ir. variant form ofol says,quoth , used
5indifferently with the latter and withfor,ar:`In gaisced
gebes in gilla?' or Cathbad. `Ed' ol Conchobar, LU 5051
( TBC2 562 ).. . . or Ailill . . . or Sencha, FB 56 ( LU 8752 ).
`Fodémam' or iat, 76 (beside:for se).`Noco nfhétaim-se sin'
or L., PH 715 (but:ar L., 716 ;ol, 719 ). A plural form occurs:
10 `Ron-mairg . . .' ordat maic Duind, BDD 92. ?pret. ro
ordustar(gl.asbert), Laws i 252.13 Comm. Seeolandfor.

? 5 or adj. ro cuir a lumain . . . for abuill boí ina gharda. Ba
hor in aball asa haithle co mbai fo ubhlaib cubruib, Arch. iii
322.26 .

15 or- late Mid.Ir. form of theprefix aur-,ur-= O.Ir.air-in
nouns and adjs.,e.g. ordhairc<airdirc,orlár<urlár,airlár.
(To be distinguished fromor-=ḟor-; th'orfaíltius, CRR 18 ;
d'ōr orloiscthi, Aen. 2113 , 2556 ).

-or- occas. found as variant form of Mid.Ir.-ar-used as infixed
20 pron. 1 pl. con-or-tinóltar, gl.locemur, Goid. 64.15 .
ragmuid-ne isin muir con-or-ṁbáiter and, RC ix 460.10 =
YBL 1b40 .

1 ór n o,m.(Lat.aurum) in O.Ir.neut.:n s. ór nglan, Thes. ii
294.29 ( SP iv § 3 ).ór, IGT Dec. § 96.7 .
25 Gold :órquasiaurab aurum , Corm. Y 1017. oc imfolung
ind óir promthi, Ml. 38d18 .arcat ocus ór, SC 11. doróisce in
t-ór cech tinde, PH 7018. idpraid in n-ór do Dia, 7103 .mūr
n-óir, SR 350. gell oir no airgit, Laws v 394.5 .i mmemraib
óir oíblig, Fél. Prol. 80. brethnasa bán-óir, TBC 1377. land
30derg-óir do brond-ór brúthi, TBC2 1880. forbrechtradh oir
deirg, CCath. 4698. Éber inn óir, LL 127b10 (`E. of the [sweet]
voice
', MacCarthy 156 § 6 ),cf. Domnall in deg-óir, 130b7 .
snas an oir gold filings, Rosa Ang. 142 § 34. g s.as attrib. in
sense golden=sterling,precious :doss óir, Fél. Mar. 16.
35 sliab óir íarthair domain,ib. Nov. 11. Fig.of elaborate art,
preciosity:ní féachfaid dot ór dána, Content. vii 11. Of
persons:Aimirgen . . . ar n-ór, ar n-án, Ériu iv 136.18 .ór na
mban, O'Gr. Cat. 345.18 (of the Virgin Mary).
Freq. in compds., both in material sensemade ofgoldor
40resemblinggold,golden andfig.
(a) with nouns: ¤ ainech face of gold; aspnsobriquet:Eochu
Orainech, Rawl. 147b41 .gusan Óraineach Uisnigh, Anecd.
ii 1.11 . Name of a halidom:bachall Chiarain (.i. an óraineach),
FM ii 626.10 .scrin Ciaráin an óreineach, 1072.6 . ¤ arget,
45gl.electra( Ecl. viii 54 ), Thes. ii 362 (orargụ̇etMS.). ¤ ciste
treasury :ag buain a n-ionnmhais ┐ a n-óirchiste, TSh. 5412.
Freq. in late relig. lit. of the treasury of merits of the Church:
oirchisde na heglaisi catoilice, O'Hussey TC 186.6 .san
oirchisde tug Dia dhi, Parrth. Anma 56.10 . ¤ cró, ¤ crú:g s.
50as attrib. gold-socketed :sleg órchrúi, TBC 5428. di slegaib . . .
órchrúi, LL 239b26 ( TTr. 1694 ).do ṡleaghuibh orcrai, Acall.
874 . ¤ cumtach gold embroidery or chasing:g s.as attrib.:
fer in inair órchumdaig, MR 234.22 .bratt . . . cona eo
orchumhdaigh, ZCP xiii 170.33 . ¤ dath:gona srianuibh
55órdhaithe gold-coloured , Ériu i 24.136 .i n-ordathu, RC xxvi
48.257 . ¤ dorn:claidem órduirn gold-hilted , BDD 97. c.
orduir[n]d, 75 . TBC 5312 , 5350 .cloídib órduirnd, Alex. 12.
¤ dornchar: claidhem órdor[n]cair gold-hilted , Fianaig. 84.33 .
¤ dúis:pl. órdúse treasures (valuables) of gold, TBC 66.
60 órdhúise .i. séoid ōrdha, O'Cl. ¤ enechsee ¤ ainech. ¤ gein:
ruc Scota mac . . . orgein mor-cineadh, BB 20b26 . ¤ lestar:
cruth cen cheill . . . is neime i n-orlestar, ZCP vi 267 § 2.
¤ nasc:órnasc .i. slabhradh óir, Keat. ii 3377. uchtach
órnaisg, TSh. 1709. ¤ sciath:dūn Amlāib na n-orscíath,
65 ZCP viii 229 § 1. ¤ snáth gold thread :orṡnáth, LU 6544 =
snath oir, TBC2 2028. lénti órṡnaith, TBC 174. inar orsnaith,
ZCP vi 25.14 .Cf. diallait . . . ierna himfholach d'orsnaithe
`cloth of gold', Fl. Earls 236.29 . ¤ solus: as name of a drink-
ing-horn, Acall. 138.
70(b) with adjs., esp. ones formed from nouns: ¤ altach:
coeca cloidim n-óraltach, ZCP xiii 175.23 (leg. ¤ eltach gold-
hilted?). ¤ buide:folt orbuidi, Acall. iii 5.25 .monga órbudi,
BDD 91. altoir . . . cona coilech oirbuidhi, KMMisc. 319 y .
fiacail orbuidhe, IT iii 96.6 . ¤ ciumsach gold-bordered , CCath.
75 4672 , 5447 ( ¤ cimsach). ¤ cobadrach gold-bossed , epithet of
shields, CCath. 1724 , 4722 . ¤ cumtaigthe:do iarann
orc[h]umtaigthi inlaid with gold, CCath. 5263. ¤ gothach:
briathra an easpuig órghothaigh, Arch. Hib. i 98 § vii .
¤ litrech:leabhar áluinn . . . óirlitreach gold-lettered , Ériu v
8076.37 . ¤ slegach:mac Figaid oirsleagaig of the gilded spear,
Met. Dinds. iii 364.122 .

2 ór n f. hour seeuair.

3 ór n(<oar?)anincantation ?no chanta or firindi fair, BDD
11 .ór firinde, 15 .ór firindi do cantain do cethri drudib fair,
85 SC 23 ( LU 3452 ).or .i. guide .i. onní is óraitio, H. 3.18 p. 529
(quoted BDD gloss.).