Search Results

Your search returned 1 result(s).

oirchill , (oirichill)

Cite this: eDIL s.v. oirchill , (oirichill) or dil.ie/33697

Forms: airfochell, uirchill, oirchill

n f. late Mid.Ir. form of airfochell (airichell). uirchill oirchill f., IGT Dec. § 13.10 . uirichill oirichill, § 150.

Preparing for, expecting; preparation, readiness (for), expecta- tion (of), with obj. gen. or occas. prep. ar or ria n-; freq. of pre- cautions against anticipated danger or enemies. as i a oircill, poll talman . . . do denam ara chionn the way to guard against it, TBC-LL¹ 5667. ro batar cotaltigi caema . . . ria n-airchill ready to receive them, LL 263a36 ( MU 12.4 ). oirchill do dénomh fa ccomhair preparations were made to meet them (approaching enemies), AFM iv 698.6 . mithigh oirchill an éaga, Dán Dé v 7. ní fhill mo ré na fhrithing, | ní linn gan é d'oirichill I have no choice but to get it ready (for death), v 3 . dentar occu cecha bliadna sin . . . d'ḟiugrad ┐ d'oirichill fuaslaicthi asin doire egeptacda (i.e. to commemorate), LB 118a23 = d'aircill, BB 240a34 . ag o.¤ ar thoirrthim sléibhe Sióin, Dán Dé xi 9. foghlaighe . . . ag o.¤ ré buain a earradh dhe lying in wait, TSh. 2380 . ullmhugadh . . . d'o.¤ giustála in láoi arna mharach, Fl. Earls 104 y . coiméadtar an tSacraimint . . . d'o.¤ ar na Crio- stuighthibh in readiness for, Eochairsg. 70.1 . tig Ceat . . . d'o.¤ ar Chonchubhar do mharbhadh, Keat. ii 3125. Esp. in phrase: i n-oirchill (with gen.) ready for: bí fleadh ag Ri[gh] Bretan am' oirchill-si, ITS v 152.19 . mogenar bias 'na aircill ready to receive him, Lism. L. 1839 (prophecy of birth of St. Senán). .u. cét ech . . . arna sreathad . . . a n-oirichill techtadh prepared for couriers, Marco P. 96. a n-oircill a ttig don tigh ready for all comers, Ériu v 56.69 . ag so réim sothuigsi a n-o.¤ na n-ainbh- feasach for the benefit of the ignorant, IGT Introd. § 78. bí-si go hullamh i n-oircill écca, BNnÉ 275.13 . acc toccbháil a láimhe . . . i n-o.¤ a airm d'imirt, AFM vi 1978.16 . In hostile sense: ro suidh . . . ina beirn baegail in n-oircill na muici (of a hunter), Fianaig. 64.8 . ro badur lucht na cathrach a n-oircill fair, ZCP vi 79.26 . a n-oirchill ar bhiodhbhaidh, IGT Dec. ex. 1109 . Numbers xxxv 22. a n-oirchil `expecting', Eg. Gl. 495. In sense attack (?): doroic[h] cuco Idomenus . . . dobeir H. aircill fair-sium ┐ dofuit lais I., BB 435a31 .

In concrete sense, of preparations made: ger ba daingen dínarmda . . . gach aird ┐ cach airchill dona cathaibh cech- tarda, MR 236.15 = gach aircheann, LL 410b14 . ro dhoirt orra an ghorta ghrinn, | ba maith d'Eoghan an oirchill `stores', ML 10.24 . With subj. gen., provision, foresight : tré o.¤ Dé ( = providentiâ Dei), TSh. 8207.