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orgun (orcun) n ā,f. vn.ofoirgid.n s. orcun, Wb. 4b23 .orcuin,
75 Ml. 99b4 (perh. dat. instr.).a s. orcuin, 85b9 .orcain, 73d6 .
d s. orcuin, 60d3 .g s. oircne, 22b1 . Mid.Ir.n s.usuallyorguin
(-ain), laterargain,g s. oirgne(airgne),pl. oirgne,-i(airgne,-i).
Treated aso-st.?a p. oirgniu, LU 3390 ( SC 17 ).g p. orggain
(:Colgain), LL 183a13 . In late lang. the oblique cases are
80freq. supplied by *oirged(airged).
(a) orig.the act ofslaying,murdering; amurder ; absol. or
with obj. gen.is dílmain la cách ar n-orcun-ni(gl.aestimati
sumus ut oves occisionis), Wb. 4b23 .orcuin inna primgeinde
ón(gl.novo damni genere), Ml. 99b4 .ar mad cin dóib orcuin
85Crist ┐ a c[h]rochad, PH 3234. tri coicait ban i nEmain | is
me doruid a n-orgain I caused them to be slaughtered, Ériu v
213.118 .iar n-árcain Conaire Móir hi mBrudin Dá D., RC
xvi 405.23 (Tig.).do chuingid oirgne fón orgain ro dligestár
Ingcél díb(= to retaliate the murders committed by I.),
BDD 23. Níamán án airgne splendid in slaughter, TBC 3085.
5 buónfoch . . . lān di c[h]lochuip d'orcoin(i.e. of missile stones),
ZCP viii 120.13 .pl. gonaid sóeru, saigid oirgniu, SC 17. ni
chēlat a margnima. adrollat (.i. innisit) a mor-orgni, FB 71.
bator ica n-oircnib ┐ ica cerbad, Ériu viii 174.16 =oca
n-argain, ib. 37 .
10(b) in Mid.Ir. and later raidingorravaging (territory,
places, buildings,etc.):doronsat orcuin i tír mBretan, IT i
17.19 ( LB 25b11 ).do orgain inna cathrach, FB 83. loscad na
Trói ┐ a arcain, TTr.2 175. lān-orggain Mide, LL 184a11
( Arch. Hib. ii 72 § 29 ).lucht airgne Chláire, Keat. ii 4769.
15 d'argain eagailse to pillage a church, iii 2300 .dorinne A. an
teampall d'argain, TSh. 1445. orcain iffirn harrowing Hell,
PH 2647. i medon aidche dolluid in Coimde do arcain ithfirnd,
Ériu ii 140 § 149 ;cf. ZCP viii 206.33 , Dán Dé xx 40. Of
plundering or despoiling persons:tigernada bít oc dénum
20adbair do argain na n-óglach(= who seek a pretext for
harassing their subjects), PH 7528. Tadhg . . . do argain uile
leis`T. was despoiled completely', AU ii 350.6(an.1275). Of
property:iar n-orcain scrine Patraic`rifling', AU ii 16.18(an.
1066). Of damage done by animals:isin glaisin do orgain
25dona caírchib, Dinds. 1 § 35 ( RC xv 283 ).
Araid,attack,massacre :conā terno cid sceola oircne as
a survivor to tell of the dest ruction(of a shipwreck), Corm. Y
323 .éluthach argni, LL 224b47 ( TTr. 562 ).oenfer do lucht
na hoircne one of the raiding party, LB 129b16 .pl. doronad
30crecha mora ┐ airgni uathib fo Mumain, Cog. 70.20 .oirgedh
sé oirgne déac`devastations', FM i 260.8 .
A recognized class of tales was entitled `orgun', see the list
of `airgne' in LL 190a16 fg. (O'Curry MS. Mat. 590 ).ni gnath
orgain gan urfhogra, MR 94.12 .ma ferr lat dano orcne .i.
35Orcain Maighi Ce,etc., Anecd. ii 46 § 8.
(c) in concrete sense spoils,booty(rare insing.): ra tinolait
inn argain i n-oeninad, LL 225a1 ( TTr. 565 ).tug géill ┐ airgne
leis, Keat. ii 5577. ar toigecht d'Fergus . . . cona airgnib ┐
cona edalaib, Celt. Rev. iv 114.20 .iomat na n-airccneadh,
40 FM vi 2010.5 .

orient n(Lat.oriens)theEast :a n-aslui grién foa fuined dosoí
dond orient, Thes. ii 21.37 ( Bcr. 33b18 ).oc ind orint airtheraig,
Rawl. 71b marg.

orla xseeurla.

45 orlann xseeurlann.

orlár xseeurlár.

orman(n) xseeármann.

Ormoint pn f.(Romance loan-word) Normandy (for loss of initial
cf. Orbúaid):ro gabhsat cuan . . . isin nOrmoint, ZCP vi 28 z .
50 g s. na hOrmointi,ib. 'san Ormon, 34.15 .

1 orn n slaughter ?orn .i. orgon, Corm. Y 1010 (=ornd .i. creach
no orguin, Corm. p. 33 );cf. 295 , 735 .gai-orn .i. gai-orcne, 688 .
orn .i. orgain no marbadh, O'Cl. P. O'C. No exx. from lit.

2 orn n abarorbolt ?udhma . . . is ed a crand bis air .i. in loirg
55nó in sim . . . nó conad í fein in sim ┐ in loirg do crann araill
ut est: na tabratar udhma orn. Oirn .i. loirg, O'Dav. 1615 ;
an obscure passage in which`loirg' (? lorg)seems = bolt or
bar (of gate of a cattle-pound) and `sim' the staple through
which it is passed, `udhma' being equated with the latter.

60 ornáid n f.(late Romance loan-word)anornament :a mhuir . . .
dob o. ¤ don tír-so tráth, Hard. ii 238.10 (poem by Seán Ó
Coileáin, 1754-1817).

ornáidech adj o,ā. ornate,adorned :ornáideach(epithet of a chief),
Hackett xxxix 163.

65 órnaid(h)echt n f. adornment,apparel :a n-órnaidheacht d'obair
ṡnaithide in raiment of needlework, Psa. xlv 14. Dinneen
distinguishesornáideacht`ornament' fromórnaidheacht`rai-
ment, adornment
'.

órnailtecht n f. adornment,ornateness :órnailteacht nó brígh-
70dhacht culuidhech, MacAingil 242.8 .

ornamentum n(= Lat.ornamentumconfounded withamaran-
tus?) amaranth? ro loiscset luib fiad cach druṅg | dianid ainm
o. ¤ , SR 2148. ola thrócaire . . . isind luib o. ¤ , 2218 .

ornasc xseeordnasc.

75 ? orochon: n oc denam ulad ┐ altorach ┐ ac orochon a aitreb,
RC xiii 98 z ; perh. forordochon (-án) settling,arranging , see
ordochán.

oróit xseeoráit.

oroláiste n m.(Rom., < Lat.horologium)atime-piece,hour-
80glass ,etc. Fig. orolaisde rūnnda na páise, Parrth. Anma 2b16
(pref.).orlaiste`ahorologue, aclock,watch,dial ', P. O'C.
Mod.orláiste, Dinneen.

orpamin xseeorbam.

orphán n o,m.(late Romance loan-word)anorphan,foundling:
85 pl. orphain na heguilsi sin, Fl. Earls 176.7 .

órphell n m.(Fr.orfroi< Lat.aurifrigium; form perh. due to
popular etym.ór+pell) orfrey,gold embroidery :lamanda co
n-órphell imma lamaib (orpheltv.l.), RC x 64.2 .