A Oisín cía in fert dona

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Title The battle of Gabhair
Initial words  » Verse: ‘A Oisín cía in fert dona’ » In translation: “Oisín what sad mound this is”.
Part of / cited in Duanaire Finn » Duanaire Finn

Author Anonymous

Dublin, University College, MS Franciscan A 20 (b) = Duanaire Finn [s. xvii1], ff. 54r (bottom)—57v

Language Early Modern Irish (Murphy)
Number of stanzas 8888 st.


Editions and translations

Murphy, Gerard (ed.), Duanaire Finn: The book of the lays of Fionn, 3 vols, vol. 2: Irish text, with translation into English, Irish Texts Society 28, London: Irish Texts Society, 1933. Edge-firefox.png CELT: edition Edge-firefox.png Internet Archive: [1] → 32–57 » Poem XXXIX. Edition and translation

Secondary sources

Murphy, Gerard (introduction, notes, appendices, glossary, indexes), Anna O'Sullivan (indexes), Idris L. Forster, and Brendan Jennings (appendices), Duanaire Finn: The book of the lays of Fionn, 3 vols, vol. 3: Introduction, notes, appendices and glossary, Irish Texts Society 43, London: Irish Texts Society, 1953. Edge-firefox.png Internet Archive: [2] → 92–94