udnacht, udnocht

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n a fence, palisade (?): (O'Don. Suppl., Laws, Gl.); `the hurdle roof of a round house, upon which the thatch was laid; a palisade or hurdle fence, which marked an inviolable sanctuary,' Manners and Customs iii 46 . udnocht coil imbi, Laws iv 304.21 . eirigh ... go huillinn tighe inghine Úi B. ┐ tochail (v.l. tomais) tri troighthe ó uillinn an tighe (v.l. on udhnocht) amach, ZCP x 14z . (of Créide's house) a hudhnacht is a tuighi | d'eitibh én, Acall. 800 . SG 112. 3 (`roof' SG ii 121 ). tech ... | soilsidir bid hi lugburt | ose cen udnucht n-imbi, Thes. ii 294.16 . cach eclais a hudnocht `hurdle fence,' ZCP xvii 53.40 ( ACL iii 227 ). ag so an t-udhnacht gá fhoghail (of ruin of a sheep-pen), Studies 1931, 81.13 . teach ór thuit a udnacht dé, P.Bocht 32.2 .