{
Texts

Aided Díarmata meic Cerbaill (Recension II)‘The violent death of Díarmait mac Cerbaill’

  • Middle Irish
  • prose
  • Cycles of the Kings, Aideda
Manuscripts

Include:

Language
  • Middle Irish
  • Middle Irish (?)

Form
prose (primary)
verse (secondary)
Contains poems
Mairg thachrus fri clerchibh ceall

Classification

Cycles of the Kings
 Aideda

Subject tags

Díarmait mac CerbaillDíarmait mac Cerbaill (supp. d. 565) – high-king of Ireland
See more

Sources

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 entries for the relevant manuscripts. For historical purposes, early editions, transcriptions and translations are not excluded, even if their reliability does not meet modern standards.

Edition wanted.
No complete critical edition has been published as yet.
[ed.] O'Grady, Standish Hayes, Silva Gadelica (I–XXXI): a collection of tales in Irish, vol. 1: Irish text, London: Williams & Norgate, 1892.
Digitale-sammlungen.de: <link> Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive – originally from Google Books: <link>, <link> CELT – various: <link>, <link>, <link>, <link>, <link>, <link>
66–72 Edition with the title Stair ar Áed baclámh (A story about Áed bacclám).
[tr.] Wiley, Dan M. [tr.], “Stories about Diarmait mac Cerbaill from the Book of Lismore”, Emania 19 (2002): 53–59.
See p. 53 note 2 for an overview of partial editions.
[tr.] O'Grady, Standish Hayes, Silva Gadelica (I–XXXI): a collection of tales in Irish, vol. 2: translation and notes, London: Williams & Norgate, 1892.
Digitale-sammlungen.de: <link> Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
70–76 Translation of Stair ar Áed baclámh (above).
[tr.] Carey, John [tr.], “[Various contributions]”, in: Koch, John T., and John Carey (eds.), The Celtic Heroic Age. Literary sources for ancient Celtic Europe and early Ireland & Wales, Celtic Studies Publications 1, 4th ed. (1995), Aberystwyth: Celtic Studies Publications, 2003. [Various].
§ 100 Translation of a portion of the text

Secondary sources (select)

Dillon, Myles, The cycles of the kings, London: Oxford University Press, 1946.
58
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
blog comments powered by Disqus