óglachas

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Irish[edit]

(archaic)

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish óclachas.

Noun[edit]

óglachas m (genitive óglachais, nominative plural óglachais)

  1. manhood
  2. manly vigour
  3. service, vassalage
  4. a style of verse ("the servile metre")

References[edit]

  • Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, Dublin [1] s.v. óclachas
  • "óglachas" in Foclóir Gaeḋilge agus Béarla, Irish Texts Society, 1927, by Patrick S. Dinneen.