bróc

Cite this: eDIL s.v. bróc or dil.ie/6885

Forms: bróg, brócc, -braici, bróga

n ā, f. (ON or OE loanword, see Éigse iii 237 ff ., Jn. Celt. Stud. i 47 ff ., KZ xxx 81 ff .). bróg lebhar, f., IGT Decl. § 172. shoe, sandal; greave (?); pl. greaves, leggings, (long) hose, breeches (?): broc a braca .i. cumbair ētag, unde braccille, O'Mulc. 165. asana cen broicc etaig no letha[i]r imme, Laud 610, 25d (cited Plummer MS. notes). eturru ┐ a brog `between his foot and his shoe', Laws i 300.23 Comm. brócc gl. sutolar (cf. subtalares, shoes, Du Cange), Ir. Gl. 1033. ialla- chrann .i. bróga, Eg. Gl. 409. eochra .i. broga leggings (?), O'Dav. 814. ochra .i. bróga, O'Cl. dí bróig sandals (?), BDD² 844. broca credumai impu, LL 33127 (Fraech 32). bróca brecca bernacha leo (worn by the Magi), Todd Lect. vi 60.4 . nighfid a mbróga na tigh i.e. they will take possession, SG 70.24 , cf. gurab iat féin benfus a mbróga díob in bar tighib, 78.21 . lán a bhróicce d'aircett `one of his shoes full of silver' (as a due), BNnÉ 257 § 216 . cos guna broig, RC xii 352.2 . da bróice imbe di croicinn capoill, Harl. 5280, 66b (cited Meyer Contribb. 264 ). lethéill ( a s.) a bróci one shoe- strap , Aisl. MC 47.9 . iall letbroici (-braigi, -braici, v.ll.), IT iii 81 § 59. a bróg no a lamann, O'C. 2427 ( Eg. 88, 33d ). broc choel do chorrgubul gabair `a slender shoe of goatskin', O'Dav. 366. an té ar a bhfuil a bhróg scaóilte = shoe, Deut. xxv 10. le trilsibh bróg mban, DDána 119.21 . go bhfuair Deirdre ag dul 'na brógaibh, Dánta Gr. 7.14 . bróga = shoes , RSClára 6b . ó bhórdaibh a bróg mbreac go féith a dlaoi, Keat. Poems 115. (horse)shoe: sdéad seang ar bharraibh a bróg, DDána 106.10 . bróg eich, IGT Verbs ex. 730. broga im na gabraib `ties of leather for the goats' (` hobbles ', Plummer MS. notes), Laws iv 86.2 Comm. pn In nickname: clann Briain na broige, Hy Fiachr. 90.2 .

Compds. dá dheigheach bhreagh bhróiggeal, O'Hara 4095. an fear bróigthiogh `thick-clogged fellow' (Notes), Bard. Synt. Tr. 22 § 214.15 , IGT Verbs ex. 838.

See límad, berrbróc, fúathróc.