sprisán

Cite this: eDIL s.v. sprisán or dil.ie/38702

Forms: spriosán

n (spres) twig, stick, small branch : spriosán `bundle of sticks', Eg. Gl. 568 . ar gcruinniughadh mhoráin spriosán do Phól, Acts xxviii 3 . Of persons: spriosáin na Spáinne `the poor wretches of Spain', Keat. i 58.1 .