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fochrus

Cite this: eDIL s.v. fochrus or dil.ie/22509

 

Forms: fochroisse

n u, m. (< criss ` girdle ,' Gürtung, Pedersen Vgl. Gr. i 42 ) used apparently of the bosom or folds of a garment wrapt round (the upper part of ?) the body: concbaim cris dar f.¤ ocot imorchor, Cáin Ad. 6 . acc tuitim a focras an bhrathar falling from the bosom BNnÉ 56 § 60 (cf. teilccis i n-ucht an bhrathar, § 58 ). In compd.: fer i cathfochrus bruit deirg, LU 4572 = i furchrus bruitt, TBC-LL¹ 279 (i cathocras St). Cf. cethochruss no ceatharfochrus bruit, TBC-I¹ 3395 . ? pl. tri coecait fer ... ┐ fochroisse impu, 2895 . f.¤ .i. fo cris, Phil. Soc. Trans. 1859, 211 (< H 3.18, p. 81c ). O'Mulc. 557 .