In mac ndíaid a athar a nArd Mauchai

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In mac ndíaid a athar a nArd Mauchai

verse beg. In mac ndíaid a athar a nArd Mauchai

Initial words

Verse: In mac ndíaid a athar a nArd Mauchai
» In translation: “The son succeeding his father in Armagh”. » This is the first line of the poem itself. Prose: Is mairg thairgeubhai a hairisne a luc tíri na n-Gáidhel
In translation: “The son succeeding his father in Armagh”
A prose sentence introduces the text in the manuscripts, rendered as ‘Is mairg thairgeubhai a hairisne a luc tíri na n-Gáidhel’ (‘Sorrowful the news that will come to the land of the Gael’) in Meyer’s edition.

Ascribed to

Becc mac Dé

Manuscripts

Form

primary form(s) — verse

Form

secondary form(s) — prose

Classification

Early Irish poetry

Subject tags

 Ard Macha
  • Sources

Notes

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.] Meyer, Kuno (ed.), “Mitteilungen aus irischen Handschriften: Beg mac Dé profetauit”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 9 (1913): 169–171.
CELT – edition: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
Translation wanted.
No translation recorded at this stage.

Secondary sources

Haggart, Craig, “Abbatial contention in Armagh in the eighth and ninth centuries: the Comarbada Pátraic as a source”, Studia Hibernica 32 (2002–2003): 35–58.

Queried results

if available
Haggart, Craig, “Abbatial contention in Armagh in the eighth and ninth centuries: the Comarbada Pátraic as a source”, Studia Hibernica 32 (2002–2003): 35–58.
Meyer, Kuno (ed.), “Mitteilungen aus irischen Handschriften: Beg mac Dé profetauit”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 9 (1913): 169–171.
CELT – edition: <link> Internet Archive: <link>

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