scornach

Cite this: eDIL s.v. scornach or dil.ie/36581

Forms: sgornach

n ā, f. throat, gullet : sgornach gl. epiglotum, Ir. Gl. 707 (sgornach[an], Stokes). glacaid in cu . . . a scornaigh, CCath. 3087 . do cuir a bonn deas ar a scornaigh, ZCP i 130.5 . ro gherr C. sgornacha na mbó, Stair Erc. 1980 . réd bís a cosmailius tsengan sa[n] sgórnaigh (the uvula), O'Gr. Cat. 187.z . is uáimh oscuilte a s.¤ , Psalms v 9 . cuir scían chum do scórnuigh, Proverbs xxiii 2 .