doburchú

Cite this: eDIL s.v. doburchú or dil.ie/17278

 

n n, f. (2 dobur + cú) otter . IGT Decl. § 21 . dobur usce, unde dicitur dobarc[h]ú .i. cú uisci, Corm. Y 424 . dobarchú robui isin loch, BS 4.24 . conderna d.¤ desim may he become an otter, Mélusine iv 298.20 . coinfodorne .i. doburchoin, Corm. Y 311 . dochromsat na dobharchoin na dheaghaidh, ITS v 132.19 ( onchoin, ib. 16 ). gabait secht ndoborchona, TBFr. 62 . di chrocnib doborchon, 101 .

As n.pr. Dobarchú a cuiced Laigen, Acall. 4549 . D.¤ o bhfuilit í Dhobharchon, Mélusine iv 298.20 . Cainnech mao meic Dobharchon, Goid. 109 . muinntear Dhobhorchon, ITS xv 21.32 . Máel Doborchon, LL 283b30 . Maelruain mac Maele doborchon, Rawl. 151b21 . m. Maeldoborchon, 117b47 . See dobrán.