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EXACT MATCHES IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
lorga, f. (gs. ~, pl. ).1. Staff, stick; club, cudgel. Lit:~ a ghabháil, to take a staff, to go on pilgrimage. Lit:~ fosaithe, stick to lean on, prop. Lit:~ áine, hurley. ~ iarnaí, iron-tipped cudgel. 2. Shin. ~í breaca, dóite, speckled, burnt, shins; (of person) sit-by-the-fire. ~ éin, drumstick of bird. Cnámh na ~, shin-bone, tibia; (of horse) cannon-bone. 3. Shank, shaft, stem. ~ planda, crainn, stem of plant, of tree. ~ ancaire, stem of anchor. ~ sáfaí, handle of axe. (Var:lorg3f)
PHRASES IN FOCLÓIR GAEILGE—BÉARLA
~eadh sa lorga mé, I was knocked on the shin.
~ (na) lorga, shin-bone, tibia;
~ i mbata, i lorga, bend in a stick, in a shin.
Thug sé cic sa lorga dom, he kicked me on the shin.
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