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ochone

Line breaks: och¦one
Pronunciation: /əʊˈhəʊn
 
, ɒˈxəʊn
 
/
(also ohone)

Definition of ochone in English:

exclamation

Irish & Scottish literary
Used to express regret or sorrow.

Origin

from Scottish Gaelic ochòin, Irish ochón.

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