Tan bím eter mo shruithe

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verse beg. Tan bím eter mo shruithe

Poem, 1 quatrain, cited in the Middle Irish commentary to the Félire Óengusso, under 17 June (St Mo Ling's feast-day).

Manuscripts

Language

Middle Irish

Date

10th century (Murphy): “its Middle Irish bím (for O. I. no-mbíu) ... could hardly have been in use before the tenth century” (Murphy).
n. 1 Gerard Murphy, Early Irish lyrics: eighth to twelfth century (1956): 32, 186.

Metre

deibide » 7²+7²+7¹+7². No internal rhyme.

Tan bím eter mo shruithe

Categories

Early Irish poetry

Classification

 Early Irish lyrics

Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
web page identifiers

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Sources

Notes

Gerard Murphy, Early Irish lyrics: eighth to twelfth century (1956): 32, 186.

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: All things to all men”, in: Murphy, Gerard (ed. and tr.), Early Irish lyrics: eighth to twelfth century, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1956. 32–33, 185–186.
CELT – edition: <link>

Stokes, Whitley (ed. and tr.), On the calendar of Oengus, Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy, Irish Manuscript Series 1.1, Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, 1880.
Internet Archive: <link> ciii Direct link

Queried results

if available
Murphy, Gerard (ed. and tr.), “Anonymous: All things to all men”, in: Murphy, Gerard (ed. and tr.), Early Irish lyrics: eighth to twelfth century, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1956. 32–33, 185–186.
CELT – edition: <link>
Stokes, Whitley (ed. and tr.), On the calendar of Oengus, Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy, Irish Manuscript Series 1.1, Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, 1880.
Internet Archive: <link>

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