Araile felmac féig don Mumain

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Araile felmac féig don Mumain

    verse beg. Araile felmac féig don Mumain

    • Middle Irish
    • Early Irish poetry, Medieval Irish literature about poets
    Short Middle Irish tale concerning poets.
    The narrative concludes with a poem beginning ‘Oīdh ar huilleth n-oismentai’, attributed to an anonymous poet from Connacht, who is here identified as a relative of Máel. Metre: aí fhreisligi.
    Initial words (verse)
    • Araile felmac féig don Mumain
    (A certain sharp student poet from Munster)
    Manuscripts
    Language
    • Middle Irish
    • Middle Irish (Breatnach)

    Classification

    Early Irish poetry Medieval Irish literature about poets
    • 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 the entry for the relevant manuscript.

    [ed.] [tr.] Breatnach, Liam, “Araile felmac féig don Mumain: unruly pupils and the limitations of satire”, Ériu 59 (2009): 111–137.
    [ed.] Meyer, Kuno [ed.], “Mitteilungen aus irischen Handschriften: Bestrafter Pferdediebstahl”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 7 (1910): 304–305.
    Internet Archive: <link>
    Breatnach points out that Meyer's transcription contains a number of errors.

    Queried results

    if available
    Breatnach, Liam, “Araile felmac féig don Mumain: unruly pupils and the limitations of satire”, Ériu 59 (2009): 111–137.
    Meyer, Kuno [ed.], “Mitteilungen aus irischen Handschriften: Bestrafter Pferdediebstahl”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 7 (1910): 304–305.
    Internet Archive: <link>

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