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70 ócthigern n m.alsoócthigerna.g s. oigtigern, TBC2 1108 =
óctigernd, LU 5591 ,octhigerna, TBC 1616. oigtigern, Cóir
Anm. 117. octhigirnd, Cog. 116.11 .n p. cethri hoicthigernd,
IT ii2173.4 .ócthigeirn, TTr.2 433. g p. ócthigernd, LU 8084
( FB 6 ).ócthigern, ZCP viii 295.27 .argat n-oigthiagerna,
75 Anecd. ii 58.12 =n-óctigern R. Title of an inferior grade of
nobility or landed gentry
(by Windisch translatedJunker):
eter ríg ┐ rígdomna ┐ airig ┐ ócthigernd, FB 12. on righ nā
on flaith nā on octigerna, Anecd. i 44.4 .ócthigern do denam
. . . di Chonchobur(i.e. to call C. an `ócthigern', an insult to
80his dignity), TBC 1617 =oicthigherna, St.toisech ócthigern
Erenn, ZCP viii 295.27 .clemnas fri hócthigern`marrying
into the family of a franklin
' (an unsuitable match for a
peasant's son), Triads 71 , glossed:re óigthigerna .i. re duine
uasal, p. 37 .mac oclaig no octhigirnd, Cog. 116.11 .trí[datha]
85i n-éadach an amhais nó óigthighearna, Keat. ii 1918. dá
mac décc óigthigherna`sub-chieftains', FM ii 846.12 .tri
fichit óigthighearn`young lords', 698.10 .ard-oicthigern na
nGaedhel`chief prince' (?), RC xvii 403.15 (Tig.).
Of foreigners:rig ┐ rurig, toísig ┐ ócthigeirn na hAssía,
TTr.2 433. amhus no oicctigern no cathardha becc dinnim
5`inferior officer', CCath. 5072.

octimber n m.(late Lat.octimber < october, form due to analogy
ofseptember) O.Ir.ochtimber.The month ofOctober :d s. is ala
laa deacc dó ochtimbir (gl.quarta Iduum Octimbrium), Thes.
ii 34.32 .g s. i ṅOchtimbir étun, Fél. Oct. 1 (octimpir,octimber
10 v.l.); ib. Oct. 31. co hOctimbir áige, Ériu iii 104 § 39 ,cf. ix
66.2 , 6 .i tert Kalaind Octimper, PH 6278.

ocuben vcompd. of subst. vb. and prep.oc; in absolute forms
ocu-represents prep. +3 n s.pron. ( Ped. ii 298 ); in conjunct
formsoc-is used, eclipsing the follg. consonant,ocmb- be-
15comingocm-.
(a) touches :pres. 3 s.(withro-)nícon-rocmi (gl.non tangeret),
Ml. 76a12 .fut. pr. 3 s. nual nad rānic nadrocma(.i. sechi ni
ranic ni ricfa), Rawl. 106b35 (possiblysubj.).3 pl. ocubiat,
126b12 (gl.continguescant, by glossator taken as =contingant).
20 pret. 3 s. occurobae(gl.saepe contingit), 98d8 .Pass. pres. pl.
indí ocubendar ho throgaib who are touched by miseries, 54a12 .
indí nad ocmanatar,ib. fut. ocubether(gl.contingetur), 53b17 .
(b)transf. of sexual intercourse: cen co rochmaither [leg.
rocm-] nechtar da lina riam .i. gen [co] ro ellnedh nechtar de
25in dā lanamuin reime, O'Dav. 1373.
Vn. ocma(i)d q.v.

ocul n o,m.(Lat.oculus)aneye (poet.):g s. coi m'ocuil, FM i
272.8 (poem) = Bruchst. i § 96.5 .

1 ocus (acus) adj.andsubst. u-st., Ped. ii 116 , Thurn. § 838 ;
30cognate withprep. oc,cf.W.agos. In Wb. alwaysac(c)us. In
Mid.Ir. commonly with prosthetic f,focus,facus, mod.fogus;
ocus .i. focus, O'Dav. 1330. In forms in which the second
vowel drops out before an inflection, the stem is treated as
palatal:g s f. oicse,n p. oicsi;compar. oicsiu;foicsiu, TBC 3607
35(butfacsiu, 3699 ). In later lang.-cs-(-gs-)somet. > -sc-
(-sg-) by metathesis:bean ḟagas (ḟogas),g s. na mná faigsi ┐
faisge, IGT Dec. § 127. compar. foisgi, ex. 1216 .faisge, ex.
1905 (butfoigsi, 1906 ).
IAsadj. near , oft. folld. byDO. (a) in local sense:écndairc
40cian . . . ecṅdairc ocus, Sg. 138a2 , 3 (gl.personae absenti vel
quasi absenti; lit.absent near,i.e.though present regarded as
absent).ho etartetarcur cián . . . ho etartetarcur ocus, Ml.
88d13 .Dia fírocus (i.quia est deus ubíque ┐ prope omnibus),
LU 518 , 520 ( ACC 5 ).oicsi du imaechtur talman(gl.prope in
45ultimo terrae sitae), Ml. 78c2 .indat facsi don purt? are they
near the shore?
LU 1873 ( RC x 10.15 ).as fogus doibh ata dun
na hingine, Ériu iii 166.6 .cricha ciana ┐ foicsi, Marco P. 28.
a n-is dech foruair do ṡaeruibh faicsi ┐ nemhfhaicsi, 17 .
Of proximity in time,etc.:sechmadachta n-ocus ┐ cían(a
50preterite expressing a recent or a long past event), Thes. ii 229.
26 ( Pcr. 62b1 ).ropo accus bás do, Wb. 23d12 .foccus doibh
ecc is ifrionn, BNnÉ 261.26 .is fogus béul an amadáin
d'aidhmhilleadh, Prov. x 14. éagcóir comhmaoidheamh
Chairbre; dob ḟogus duit a chairde`it was easy for you to leave
55him out
', Content. ii 29. tabhair mar do radais reimhe |
cabhair bhfagais eile ann`grant me ready protection', Dán Dé
iii 22 .Compar. is foicsiu lind don ág in t-imrubad . . . andā
dond (leg.ind) imburgun we deem spear-thrusting nearer
slaughter
(i.e.a decisive issue) than missile-hurling, TBC 3607.
60(withDE)combad ḟacsiti . . . na hairigthi bíd ┐ lenna doib, 400 .
Superl. isan gcrích ba foicsi dhó, Keat. i 68.36 .an ceathram-
hadh fear dob fhoigse don rígh the fourth nearest man to the
king
, ii 4821 .
Asadv.:glassi . . . brunnid . . . facus d'Albine, Fianaig.
65 50.7 .cara sheasas ní is foigse ná dearbhráthair, Prov. xviii 24.
an t-úghdar is foigse thig don áireamh so who comes nearest
this reckoning
, Keat. i 88 y .an mend . . . nach leanann go
fagas acht a bhfad, Luc. Fid. 337.20 .
(b) fig.ofkinship,etc.: is acus a coibdelag near is their
70kinship
, Wb. 9c32 .is ocus ar cundu close is our friendship,
Fél. Ep. 230. ba focus a fhialus a ṅdís .i. Eoin ┐ Hiruath, PH
862 .is brathair focus dam-sa he a near kinsman, ZCP iv
383.11 .ni foigse Conn . . . d'aoinḟear oile ná d'Eoghan, TD
26.47 .ni faicsiu ar cairdeas dō inas in fer ro marb, Anecd.
75 i 2.8 .an ḟuil as ḟoisgi d'ḟuil Muire, IGT Dec. ex. 1216. do
chroidhe . . . fa aigse 'n-a fheoil is d'fhuil . . . dod bhráthair,
Dán Dé xi 13.
IIAssubst. nearness,proximity ; only with prep.i n-, folld.
by gen. or prep.:imb i céin fa i n-accus beo-sa whether I be far
80or near
, Wb. 23b41 .i céin ocus acus, Fél. Ep. 110 (ocus,occus,
a foccus v.l.).i focus, i céin, Ériu iii 14 § 6. i n-occus don
dúnud, LU 5272 =ind ocus, TBC2 796. hi cíanfocus on tig
at a considerable distance from the house, BDD 67. is a ḟocus
na hecalsa sin ata adnocul Lazarais, LB 158b56 .nat fetur
85ecc a facus that I know not that death is nigh, ZCP vii 498.18 .
deiredh a bhethadh do beith ina fhoccus, BNnÉ 264.8 .