Aided Nath Í ⁊ a Adnacol‘The violent death of Nath Í and his burial’

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Aided Nath Í ⁊ a Adnacol
‘The violent death of Nath Í and his burial’
Also known as Suidigud tellaig na Cruachna (‘The arrangement of the manor of Cruachán’)
prose (primary)


Cycles of the Kings

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Nath Í mac FíachrachNath Í mac Fíachrach (supp. fl. late 4th / first half of the 5th century) – legendary high-king of Ireland; son of Fíachra mac nEchach Muigmedóin
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[ed.] [tr.] Bănăţeanu, Vlad [ed. and tr.], “Die Legende von König Dathí”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 18 (1930): 160–188.
All three versions, edited separately, with a translation of the text from LU.
[ed.] [tr.] Ferguson, Samuel [ed. and tr.], “On the legend of Dathi”, Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 2nd series, 2 (1879–1888): 167–181.
Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
[ed.] [tr.] O'Donovan, John [ed. and tr.], The genealogies, tribes, and customs of Hy-Fiachrach, commonly called O'Dowda's country, Dublin: Irish Archaeological Society, 1844.
CELT – translation (with introduction): <link> Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
[dipl. ed.] Best, Richard Irvine, and Osborn Bergin (eds.), Lebor na hUidre: Book of the Dun Cow, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1929.
CELT – edition (pp. 1-338): <link> Internet Archive: <link>
90–94 Diplomatic edition of the text from LU
Patrick Brown,Dennis Groenewegen
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