Int én bec

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verse beg. Int én bec

A stanza cited in Mittelirische Verslehren III as an example of the metrical form snám súad.

Initial words

Verse: Int én bec
» In translation: “The little bird”.

Manuscripts

Language

Date

“probably originally composed in the ninth century” (Murphy).
n. 1 Gerard Murphy, ‘Anonymous: The blackbird by Belfast Loch’ in Early Irish lyrics... (1956): 174.

Metre

snám súad

Int én bec

Categories

Early Irish poetry

Classification

 Early Irish lyrics

Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
web page identifiers

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Sources

Notes

Gerard Murphy, ‘Anonymous: The blackbird by Belfast Loch’ in Early Irish lyrics... (1956): 174.

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.), “Anonymous: The blackbird by Belfast Loch”, in: Murphy, Gerard (ed. and tr.), Early Irish lyrics: eighth to twelfth century, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1956. 6–7, 174.
CELT – edition: <link>
Thurneysen, Rudolf (ed.), “Mittelirische Verslehren”, in: Windisch, Ernst, and Whitley Stokes (eds.), Irische Texte mit Wörterbuch, 4 vols, vol. 3:1, Leipzig, 1891. 1–182.
Internet Archive: <link> 99 (§ 167) Direct link

Queried results

if available
Murphy, Gerard (ed. and tr.), “Anonymous: The blackbird by Belfast Loch”, in: Murphy, Gerard (ed. and tr.), Early Irish lyrics: eighth to twelfth century, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1956. 6–7, 174.
CELT – edition: <link>
Thurneysen, Rudolf (ed.), “Mittelirische Verslehren”, in: Windisch, Ernst, and Whitley Stokes (eds.), Irische Texte mit Wörterbuch, 4 vols, vol. 3:1, Leipzig, 1891. 1–182.
Internet Archive: <link>

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