Echtra Airt meic Cuind ocus tochmarc Delbchaíme ingine Morgáin

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Echtra Airt meic Cuind ⁊ tochmarc Delbchaíme ingine Morgáin
‘The adventure of Art mac Cuinn and the wooing of Delbcháem ingen Morgáin’

Initial words

Prose: Feacht n-æn da roibhe Cond Cetchathach mac Feidlimigh Rechtmair ...



Early Modern Irish » Early Modern Irish (Bergin)

Textual relationships

The title Echtra Airt meic Cuind occurs in the version B of the medieval Irish tale lists, attesting to an earlier version of the tale than that which survives today.

Echtra Airt meic Cuind ocus tochmarc Delbchaíme ingine Morgáin


Cycles of the Kings
 Cycles of the Kings

Subject tags

 Art mac Cuinn  Delbcháem ingen Morgáin

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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.

[ed.] [tr.] Best, Richard Irvine (ed. and tr.), “The adventures of Art son of Conn, and the courtship of Delbchaem”, Ériu 3 (1907): 149–173.
Internet Archive: <link>, <link>
Edition and translation.

Secondary sources

Ó Cathasaigh, Tomás, The heroic biography of Cormac mac Airt, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1977.

Queried results

if available
Duignan, Leonie, “The echtrae as an Irish literary genre”, PhD thesis: NUI Maynooth, 2010. <link>
O Hehir, Brendan, “The Christian revision of Eachtra Airt meic Cuind ocus Tochmarc Delbchaime ingine Morgain”, in: Ford, Patrick K. (ed.), Celtic folklore and Christianity: studies in memory of William W. Heist, Santa Barbara, California: McNally and Loftin, 1983. 159–179.

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