oc

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Manx

Pronoun

oc (emphatic form ocsyn)

  1. third-person plural of ec
    at them

Old Irish

Etymology

  • From Proto-Celtic *onkus (near). Compare Old Irish ocus.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /oɡ/

Preposition

oc

  1. at
  2. beside
  3. by
  4. (used with a verbal noun to make a progressive aspect):
    • c. 800, Würzburg Glosses on the Pauline Epistles, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 499–712, Wb. 16d8

Descendants

  • Irish: ag
  • Manx: ec
  • Scottish Gaelic: aig

References

  • Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language, Alexander MacBain, Eneas Mackay, 1911
  • C. Marstrander, E. G. Quin et al., editors (1913–76), “oc”, in Dictionary of the Irish Language: Based Mainly on Old and Middle Irish Materials, Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, →ISBN

Old Occitan

Etymology

From Latin hoc. Compare Old French oïl and o.

Adverb

oc

  1. yes

Antonyms

  • no

Descendants

  • Occitan: òc
  • Old Catalan: hoc, oc, hoch

Veps

Etymology

From Proto-Finnic *occa.

Noun

oc

  1. forehead
  2. top, peak, summit

Inflection

References

  • Zajceva, N. G.; Mullonen, M. I. (2007), “вершина, лоб, чело”, in Uz’ venä-vepsläine vajehnik / Novyj russko-vepsskij slovarʹ [New Russian–Veps Dictionary], Petrozavodsk: Periodika

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