Texts

    verse beg. Clocán binn

    • Late Old Irish
    • Early Irish poetry, Early Irish lyrics
    Quatrain cited in Mittelirische Verslehren I
    Initial words (verse)
    • Clocán binn
    Bell of pleasant sound
    Author
    Anonymous
    Manuscripts
    Language
    • Late Old Irish
    • Old Irish.
    Date
    "The poem seems to be in ninth-century Irish" (Murphy)

    Classification

    Early Irish poetry
     Early Irish lyrics

    Sources

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    [ed.] [tr.] Murphy, Gerard [ed. and tr.], “Anonymous: The bell”, in: Murphy, Gerard [ed. and tr.], Early Irish lyrics: eighth to twelfth century, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1956. 4–5, 173.
    CELT – edition: <link>
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