1. A pole with a forked upper end used as a support particularly when those carrying a statue in a procession pause for rest before they start again.
  2. A small step ladder.

Source: Sicilian

Plural: Forċini


a) to carry, transport. b) to move house. c) to sweep away (such as debris with a current). d) To carry straw to prepare a nest for eggs. e) To carry a child during pregnancy.

Root: Ġ-R-R