Cathleen ni Houlihan Glossary

Cathleen ni Houlihan Glossary

red-cheeked

to blush

Bogs

a swamp

Rushes

a surge or flow of

christening

give (a baby) a Christian name at baptism as a sign of admission to a Christian Church.

flock

A group

hempen

made of hemp (a strong material used for fabrics and paper)

ploughing

to cultivate a farmland

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