Texts

verse beg. Cúig coitchind tiaghaid in es

  • Middle Irish
  • verse
Middle Irish poem (60qq) on the gender and declension of Latin nouns
Initial words (verse)
  • Cúig coitchind tiaghaid in es
“There are five commons which end in -es”
Manuscripts
Language
  • Middle Irish
Form
verse (primary)
Number of stanzas
60

Classification

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.] Greene, David, “A Middle Irish poem on Latin nouns”, Celtica 2:2 (1954): 278–296.
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen