IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
drochshaol, m. (gs. -oil).1. Bad, hard, life; hard times. ~ a bheith agat, to have a hard life, a hard time of it. Tá ~ ann, times are bad. 2. Hist:An D~, the Famine. Bliain, aimsir, an Drochshaoil, the year, the time, of the Famine.