Aided óenfir Aífe‘The death of Aífe’s only son’
- Ulster Cycle
- The earliest version (AOA I)
- Dublin, Trinity College, MS 1318 cols 573–958 = section of the Yellow Book of Lecan [s. xivex/xvin]pp. 214a–215a in facsimile cols 955–957beginning: ‘Aiged enfhir Aifi andso’
- A younger version (AOA II)
- Dublin, Trinity College, MS 1336 6 (second part), cols 832-874 [s. xvi]cols 842–843Here entitled Ainfer Aife.
Prose. In AOA I, there are various instances of rosc, such as the dialogue between Condere mac Echach and Connla and that between Emer and Cú Chulainn. In AOA II, a poem is attributed to Cú Chulainn.
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