Reicne Fothaid Canainne

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Reicne Fothaid Canainne

Reicne Fothaid Canainne
‘The reicne of Fothad Canainne’
verse beg. Trí Fothaig Elcca cen on

Old Irish poem, with later prose introduction.

Initial words

Verse: Trí Fothaig Elcca cen on
» (poem)

Manuscripts

Language

Old Irish

Date

8th century (Meyer)
n. 1 Kuno Meyer, Fianaigecht (1910): xviii–xix.

Form

primary form(s) — verse

Form

secondary form(s) — prose

Reicne Fothaid Canainne

Categories

Early Irish poetryFinn Cycle

Subject tags

 The Morrígan

Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen, Julie Le Blanc
web page identifiers

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  • Sources

Notes

Kuno Meyer, Fianaigecht (1910): xviii–xix.

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.] Meyer, Kuno (ed. and tr.), “Reicne Fothaid Canainne”, in: Meyer, Kuno, Fianaigecht: being a collection of hitherto inedited Irish poems and tales relating to Finn and his Fiana, Todd Lecture Series 16, London: Hodges, Figgis, 1910. 1–21.
CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive: <link> Edition based on TCD 1336 and verse in B IV 2.
[ed.] Hull, Vernam (ed.), “The death of Fothath Cananne”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 20 (1936): 400–404.
Edition based on NLI G 7.

Secondary sources

Borsje, Jacqueline, “The ‘terror of the night’ and the Morrígain: shifting faces of the supernatural”, in: Ó Flaithearta, Mícheál (ed.), Proceedings of the Seventh Symposium of Societas Celtologica Nordica, Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis, Studia Celtica Upsaliensia 6, Uppsala: University of Uppsala, 2007. 71–98.
Dare.uva.nl – eread: <link>
Hull, Vernam, “Reicne Fothad Canainne”, Modern Language Notes 58:1 (1943): 29–31.

Queried results

if available
Borsje, Jacqueline, “The ‘terror of the night’ and the Morrígain: shifting faces of the supernatural”, in: Ó Flaithearta, Mícheál (ed.), Proceedings of the Seventh Symposium of Societas Celtologica Nordica, Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis, Studia Celtica Upsaliensia 6, Uppsala: University of Uppsala, 2007. 71–98.
Dare.uva.nl – eread: <link>
Greene, David, and Frank O'Connor, “19: The dead lover”, in: Greene, David, and Frank O'Connor (Michael O'Donovan), A golden treasury of Irish poetry, A.D. 600 to 1200, London: Macmillan, 1967. 86–92.
Hull, Vernam, “Reicne Fothad Canainne”, Modern Language Notes 58:1 (1943): 29–31.
Hull, Vernam (ed.), “The death of Fothath Cananne”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 20 (1936): 400–404.
Meyer, Kuno (tr.), Selections from ancient Irish poetry, London, 1911.
Internet Archive: <link>, <link>, <link>, <link>, <link>
9   [Myth and saga] “The tryst after death”
Meyer, Kuno, “Introduction”, in: Meyer, Kuno, Fianaigecht: being a collection of hitherto inedited Irish poems and tales relating to Finn and his Fiana, Todd Lecture Series 16, London: Hodges, Figgis, 1910. v–xxxi.
“Eighth century (ii-iv)”
ii. The quarrel between Finn and Oisín; iii. Finn and the man in the tree; iv. Reicne Fothaid Canainne
Meyer, Kuno (ed. and tr.), “Reicne Fothaid Canainne”, in: Meyer, Kuno, Fianaigecht: being a collection of hitherto inedited Irish poems and tales relating to Finn and his Fiana, Todd Lecture Series 16, London: Hodges, Figgis, 1910. 1–21.
CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive: <link>

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