verse beg. Deus meus adiuva me

    Ua Brolcháin (Máel Ísu)
    • Middle Irish
    • Early Irish poetry, Early Irish lyrics
    Early Irish poem attributed to Máel Ísu Ua Brolcháin
    Initial words (verse)
    • Deus meus adiuva me
    “My God help me”
    Máel Ísu Ua BrolcháinUa Brolcháin (Máel Ísu) / Úa Brolcháin (Máel Ísu) (d. (c.) 1086) – No short description available
    See more
    • Middle Irish
    11th century (Murphy)


    Early Irish poetry
     Early Irish lyrics


    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.] Ní Bhrolcháin, Muireann, Maol Íosa Ó Brolcháin, Maynooth: An Sagart, 1986.
    [id. 5.] Edition with modern Irish translation
    [ed.] [tr.] Murphy, Gerard [ed. and tr.], “Máel Ísu Úa Brolchán: Deus Meus”, in: Murphy, Gerard [ed. and tr.], Early Irish lyrics: eighth to twelfth century, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1956. 52–55, 196–197.
    CELT – edition: <link>
    [ed.] Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], On the calendar of Oengus, Transactions of the Royal Irish Academy, Irish Manuscript Series 1.1, Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, 1880.
    Internet Archive: <link>
    clxxxv Leabhar Breac text.
    Dennis Groenewegen
    blog comments powered by Disqus