Aided Lócha

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Aided Lócha

Aided Lócha
‘The (violent) death of Lócha’

Anecdote about the death of Medb's handmaid Lócha (Recension 1) or Loche (Recension 2).

Title

Aided Lócha
‘The (violent) death of Lócha’

The title occurs in recension I.
Context(s)
The (textual) context(s) to which the present text belongs or in which it is cited in part or in whole.

Form

primary form(s) — prose

Textual relationships

The placename Réid Locha also occurs in Recension III, but the story which accompanies it in the other recensions is omitted here.
n. 1 Rudolf Thurneysen, ‘Táin bó Cúailghni nach H.2.17’, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 8 (1912): 542 (line 1550).
Aided Lócha

Classification

Táin bó Cúailnge
 Dinnshenchas  Aided

Subject tags

 Cú Chulainn  Medb Crúachna  Lócha  Réid Lócha  Cuinche

Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
web page identifiers

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  • Sources

Notes

Rudolf Thurneysen, ‘Táin bó Cúailghni nach H.2.17’, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 8 (1912): 542 (line 1550).

Primary sources
Text editions and/or modern translations – in whole or in part – along with publications containing additions and corrections, if known. Diplomatic editions, facsimiles and digital image reproductions of the manuscripts are not always listed here but may be found in the entry for the relevant manuscript.

See Táin bó Cúailnge for the complete list
[ed.] [tr.] O'Rahilly, Cecile (ed. and tr.), Táin bó Cúailnge: Recension I, Dublin: DIAS, 1976.
CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link>
31 (lines 973–977); 152–153 Recension I.
[ed.] [tr.] O'Rahilly, Cecile (ed. and tr.), Táin bó Cúalnge: from the Book of Leinster, Irish Texts Society 49, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1967.
CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link>
37 (lines 1340–1338); 175 Recension II in LL.

Secondary sources

Vries, Ranke de, “Similarities in the three female aided-tales”, Studia Celtica Fennica 8 (2011): 19–28.

Queried results

if available
Vries, Ranke de, “Similarities in the three female aided-tales”, Studia Celtica Fennica 8 (2011): 19–28.
O'Rahilly, Cecile (ed. and tr.), Táin bó Cúailnge: Recension I, Dublin: DIAS, 1976.
CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link>
O'Rahilly, Cecile (ed. and tr.), Táin bó Cúalnge: from the Book of Leinster, Irish Texts Society 49, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1967.
CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link>

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