Osraige

Cite this: eDIL s.v. Osraige or dil.ie/34087

 

Forms: Osrigiu, hOsraigiu, n-Osraigib, Ossairge, Osairgi

pn m. pl. name of a tribe of West Leinster, occupying mod. Ossory . do Osrigiu (= -ib), AU 753. co hOsraigiu , 1026 . i n-Osraigib , 1027 . hi tír nOsraigi, Trip. 194.8 . Also Ossairge: Osairgi, Rawl. 132b39 . See Cóir Anm. 213 for tradi- tional derivation.