póc

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n ā.f. (< Lat. pax, pāc- through Brit.) a kiss : póc, gl. osculum, Sg. 46a3 . póc . . . quasi páx, i.e. a páce, ar is airidhe sída in phóc, Corm. p. 36 , cf. Corm. Y 1057 . dí láim im Étain ┐ póc dī, LU 10838 . dobeir phóic dó, TBC-LL¹ 2166 . dorat póicc dō, PH 845 . tairbiris póc dó, Acall. 7417 . ind póice `a hasty kiss', Ériu iv 102.2 . do iarraid póicci fair, CCath. 2205 . pl. ra thairbir teora póc, TBC-LL¹ 3584 (= teora pog, H. 2.12, teora póga, St.); the expression: teora póc appears to be stereotyped, cf. CRR 8 ( LL 172a26 ), Ériu iii 164.18 , Acall. 6833 , 6906 (but: teora póca, 7615 ; tairbiris teora póc ndil ndíchra dho, 3663 , where póc is treated as g p.). cetheora póca, LL 166a27 . ro eamhnait na poga eturu, CCath. 2434 . is cealgach póga na námhad, Proverbs xxvii 6 . do toirbreadur dho phoguibh a cheile saluted each other with kisses, Ériu v 88.11 . Treated as i-st.: doberind poici uaddi ind `I would give few kisses for it', RC xxiv 198.15 .