1 onn

Cite this: eDIL s.v. 1 onn or dil.ie/33887

n o,m.

(a) the pine-tree : onn .i. ochtach, Lec. 341b47 . ? cue (.i. cnú) huindi, Corm. Y 690 = cue uinn, Corm. p. 23 s.v. greth, cuae uinn, LL 117b33 ( Ir. Texts i 33.21 ); fir-cones or pine-kernels?

(b) the furze-bush (or ash , cognate with Welsh onnen/onn 'ash-tree(s)', original meaning of the letter name, Ériu xxxix 162 ): onn .i. aiten, Auraic. 1194 . o.¤ .i. aiten no uinius, 5522 .

(c) the letter o in Ogham, Auraic. 5494. coll ┐ ruis a n-agaid onn (spelling of word `cró'), 3962 (rectius uinn). cro a cubaid fri honn `cro' rhyming with `o', ib. is tri onn scribthar onnaid, 5579 . nion, ruis, dhá onn agus ailm (letters of the name Onora), Dánta Grádha vii 13 .