Bríatharthecosc Con Culainn

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Bríatharthecosc Con Culainn

    Bríatharthecosc Con Culainn‘The precept-instruction of Cú Chulainn’

    • Middle Irish
    • Medieval Irish wisdom literature, Ulster Cycle
    An early Irish wisdom text found in the context of an episode in Serglige Con Culainn concerning royal candidacy and inauguration.
    Manuscripts
    Language
    Middle Irish See discussion by Maxim Fomin, ‘Bríatharthecosc Con Culainn in the context of early Irish wisdom-literature’ in Ulidia 2... (2009) and John Carey, ‘The uses of tradition in Serglige Con Culainn’ in Ulidia... (1994).

    Classification

    Medieval Irish wisdom literature Ulster Cycle

    Subject tags

     Cú Chulainn
    • 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.] Fomin, Maxim, “Bríatharthecosc Con Culainn in the context of early Irish wisdom-literature”, in: Ó hUiginn, Ruairí, and Brian Ó Catháin (eds.), Ulidia 2: proceedings of the Second International Conference on the Ulster Cycle of Tales, Maynooth 24-27 July 2005, Maynooth: An Sagart, 2009. 140–172.
    – University of Ulster: – eprint: <link>
    [ed.] Dillon, Myles [ed.], Serglige Con Culainn, Mediaeval and Modern Irish Series 14, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1953.
    CELT – edition: <link>
    9–10, lines 262–302 (§§ 25–26) Edition.
    [ed.] [tr.] Smith, Roland M., “On the Briatharthecosc Conculaind”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 15 (1925): 187–192.
    Edition and translation.

    Secondary sources

    Carey, John, “The uses of tradition in Serglige Con Culainn”, in: Mallory, James P., and Gerard Stockman (eds.), Ulidia: proceedings of the First International Conference on the Ulster Cycle of Tales, Belfast and Emain Macha, 8–12 April 1994, Belfast: December, 1994. 77–84.

    Queried results

    if available
    Fomin, Maxim, “Bríatharthecosc Con Culainn in the context of early Irish wisdom-literature”, in: Ó hUiginn, Ruairí, and Brian Ó Catháin (eds.), Ulidia 2: proceedings of the Second International Conference on the Ulster Cycle of Tales, Maynooth 24-27 July 2005, Maynooth: An Sagart, 2009. 140–172.
    – University of Ulster: – eprint: <link>
    Carey, John, “The uses of tradition in Serglige Con Culainn”, in: Mallory, James P., and Gerard Stockman (eds.), Ulidia: proceedings of the First International Conference on the Ulster Cycle of Tales, Belfast and Emain Macha, 8–12 April 1994, Belfast: December, 1994. 77–84.
    Dillon, Myles [ed.], Serglige Con Culainn, Mediaeval and Modern Irish Series 14, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1953.
    CELT – edition: <link>
    Smith, Roland M., “On the Briatharthecosc Conculaind”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 15 (1925): 187–192.

    web page identifiers

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