luchorpán

Cite this: eDIL s.v. luchorpán or dil.ie/30904

Forms: luchrupán, lucharbán, lupracán(ach), leipreachán, lúrapóg, lucorpain

n o,m. = luchorp. Also luchrupán, lucharbán, lupracán(ach), and Mod. leipreachán, lúrapóg. See Wortk. 130 (100) , Binchy, Ériu xvi 41 n. 2 , Laws i 71 n. 5 : abac nō lucharbān gl. nanus, O'Mulc. 828 . dolotar . . . luchorpain cusin rig `sprites', Ériu xvi 36.16 . lucorpain, 37.x . Origin variously explained in Sex Aetates Mundi: tarmideochatar . . . clanna Seth . . . ro geinset torothuir in domuin .i. fo- moraig ┐ luchorpain ┐ cech n-ecosc, Rawl. 70a5 . As result of Noah's curse on Cham in section headed: de senchas na torothor .i. na luprucan (`over p is written c, and over c, p', note), LU 112 = Rawl. 71b36 . huad (i.e. Cam) rogenatar . . . / líne luchorpan lerda / is cach duine dodelbda (o above an originale), 76a44 = LL 17480. Note further: o táid líne lupru- can (of daughter of Cham, who conceived of a fish), O'C. 266 ( H.3.18, 151 ). in ag feraib Bolg na mbad / ainm do líne lupra- can, BB 349b12 . i ndelbhaibh abhac, ┐ luchurpán, BNnÉ 65.13 . túatha atat a n-deiscert na hIndía .i. na lupracain ┐ is íad is lugha do síl Adaim, RC xxiv 380.16 . ac ríg tuaithe luchra ┐ lupracánach, SG 238.10 . trénfer tuaithe luchra ┐ lupracán, 17 . daine ┐ adharca orro ┐ lupracain ┐ fomorigh = pigmei, Celtica ii 121.27 .