Words and Phrases
ochanee

“ochanee”

Meaning:

alas; woe; word expressing great sorrrow, grief or weariness

Alternative spelling/meaning:

ochone; och-a-nee

In Literature:

Excerpt from Macananty: Fairy King of Scrabo Hill by George Francis Savage-Armstrong

Ir ye deed or bann’d or banish’d, Macananty, Macananty,
ir ye deed or bann’d or banish’d, Macananty, och-a-nee!


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