Cros Chríst tarsin n-gnúisse

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verse beg. Cros Chríst tarsin n-gnúisse

Mugrón

Author

Mugrón In RIA MS 23 G 4, the poem is ascribed to Mugrón, who was coarb of Colum Cille between 965 and 981. This "is linguistically probable, and as Mugrón is not a person to whom Irish scribes frequenty attribute poems it may be taken to be based on genuine tradition" (Murphy).

Manuscripts

  1. Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Laud Misc. 615 = Saltair Choluim Chille [s. xvi1] p. 55   heading: ‘An crosradhach Coluim Chille innso’
  2. Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS 23 G 4 (O'Gorman 23 679) [s. xviii] p. 355   heading: ‘Mugron comharba choluim cille cecinit
    1. Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS 23 G 5 p. 78 Copy based on 23 G 4

Language

Middle Irish » "G's attribution to Mugrón [fl. AD 965-981] is linguistically probable" (Murphy)

Metre

rinnard

Cros Chríst tarsin n-gnúisse

Categories

Early Irish poetry

Classification

 early Irish lyrics •  Irish lyrical verse

Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
web page identifiers

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Sources

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.

Murphy, Gerard (ed. and tr.), “Mugrón: Christ's cross”, in: Murphy, Gerard (ed. and tr.), Early Irish lyrics: eighth to twelfth century, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1956. 32–35, 186–187.
CELT – edition: <link>

Meyer, Kuno (ed.), “Mitteilungen aus irischen Handschriften: An crosradhach Colum Chille innso”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 12 (1918): 387.
Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>

Queried results

if available
Murphy, Gerard (ed. and tr.), “Mugrón: Christ's cross”, in: Murphy, Gerard (ed. and tr.), Early Irish lyrics: eighth to twelfth century, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1956. 32–35, 186–187.
CELT – edition: <link>
Meyer, Kuno (ed.), “Mitteilungen aus irischen Handschriften: An crosradhach Colum Chille innso”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 12 (1918): 387.
Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>

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