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corrcenn

Cite this: eDIL s.v. corrcenn or dil.ie/12530

n (1 corr + cenn. First element perh. 2 corr, Ó Cuív, Éigse x 338 ) lit. having a pointed head, name of a sea-animal or monster. garbconghair na . . . c.¤ , CCath. 4333 . a chorr-cind . . . in mara, CRR 10 . As n. pr. Corggend (:-forglem), Metr. Dinds. iv 94.4 (see Index). Corrgend cicuil, 100.14 , whence coirrcheann ciogail .i. coirrcheann ghabhas fa gcuairt, O'Cl. (see Hermathena xiv 467 ). In Fen. taken as meaning pillar-stone : na corrgind, Fen. 258.30 ; 260.3 ; 262.15 and note (perh. with pun on meanings of Mag Réin Plain of R. and the sea, see the entries in Hog. Onom.).