croccán

Cite this: eDIL s.v. croccán or dil.ie/13036

Forms: corcán, crocan

n o, m. (AS crocca, Ling. Val. Ir. Ann. 127 ). Later also corcán. vessel, pot (freq. with follg. gen. criad of earthenware ): haec olla crocan , Ir. Gl. 56 . corcrán .i. pota, corcrán criata .i. pota críadh, O'Cl. amhail luaidhe i c.¤ chríadh `earthen pot', BNnÉ 66 § 102 . lán crocain criadha, CCath. 139 . cleas na crocán (: dán), ZCP viii 562 § 16 . a corcan, Rosa Angl. 294.16 . i crocan, 296.18 . a croccan fhiuchach `into a boiling vessel', Reg. San. 20.40 . ceard chorcán gcriadh do dhéanamh, TSh. 313 .