{
Texts

verse beg. Atberim frib lith saine

  • Early Irish
  • verse
  • Early Irish poetry
A short poem (4 qq) on the foods that are proper for Beltaine, Lugnasad, Samain and Imbolc.
Initial words (verse)
  • Atberim frib lith saine
Author
Anonymous
Manuscripts
Language
  • Early Irish
  • ?
Form
verse (primary)
Number of stanzas
4

Classification

Early Irish poetry

Subject tags

 Beltaine  Lugnasad  Samain  Imbolc

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.

[ed.] [tr.] Meyer, Kuno [ed. and tr.], Hibernica minora, being a fragment of an Old-Irish treatise on the Psalter, Anecdota Oxoniensia, Mediaeval and Modern Series 8, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1894.
Internet Archive: <link> TLH – Erchoitmed ingine Gulidi (ed. and tr.): <link>
48–49 Edition, with English translation, from the version in Harleian MS 5280, with variants from Rawlinson B 512 in footnotes. direct link
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
blog comments powered by Disqus