rocnat

Cite this: eDIL s.v. rocnat or dil.ie/35403

 

Forms: rócnat

n (dim.) name of a bird : mintan, gēis, . . . rocnat, Auraic. 5695 (én-ogam). Calder, Gloss. Ind. s.v. gives: rócnat `a small rook (?)'; Meyer, Wortk. § 12 , conjectures a dim. from roc wrinkle, groove.