pòg

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See also: pog, POG, and póg

Scottish Gaelic[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish póc, from Latin ōsculum pācis (kiss of peace), via Proto-Brythonic [Term?].

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

pòg f (genitive singular pòige, plural pògan)

  1. kiss

Verb[edit]

pòg (past phòg, future pògaidh, verbal noun pògadh, past participle pògte)

  1. kiss
    Tha cuimhn' agam air a' chiad àm nuair a phòg sinn...I remember when we kissed for the first time...

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • pòg” in Edward Dwelly, Faclair Gàidhlig gu Beurla le Dealbhan/The Illustrated [Scottish] Gaelic–English Dictionary, 10th edition, Edinburgh: Birlinn Limited, 1911, →ISBN.
  • Gregory Toner, Maire Ní Mhaonaigh, Sharon Arbuthnot, Dagmar Wodtko, Maire-Luise Theuerkauf, editors (2019), “póc”, in eDIL: Electronic Dictionary of the Irish Language