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Dinnshenchas Érenn, version B

  • Dinnshenchas Érenn, Medieval Irish literature
Version B of the Dinnshenchas Érenn represents the prose recension, i.e. a recension consisting of prose texts, as opposed to the verse recension of A or the mixed recension of C. See further Dinnshenchas Érenn.
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Dinnshenchas of Ailech III, Dinnshenchas of Almu (prose), Dinnshenchas of Ard Fothaid, Dinnshenchas of Ard Macha, Dinnshenchas of Áth Clíath Medraige, Dinnshenchas of Benn Bóguine, Dinnshenchas of Benn Boirche I, Dinnshenchas of Benn Codail, Dinnshenchas of Benn Foibne, Dinnshenchas of Berba, Dinnshenchas of Boand (prose), Dinnshenchas of Brí Léith, Dinnshenchas of Carn Furbaide, Dinnshenchas of Carn Máil, Dinnshenchas of Carn Uí Néit, Dinnshenchas of Cerna, Dinnshenchas of Cleitech, Dinnshenchas of Clóenloch, Dinnshenchas of Cnogba, Dinnshenchas of Coire mBreccáin, Dinnshenchas of Crechmáel, Dinnshenchas of Crotta Clíach, Dinnshenchas of Druim Clíab, Dinnshenchas of Druim Súamaig (prose), Dinnshenchas of Dubthír, Dinnshenchas of Duiblinn, Dinnshenchas of Dún mac Nechtain Scéne, Dinnshenchas of Dún Másc, Dinnshenchas of Eithne, Dinnshenchas of Ess Rúaid I, Dinnshenchas of Faffand, Dinnshenchas of Fích mBúana, Dinnshenchas of Fid nGaibli, Dinnshenchas of Findloch Cera, Dinnshenchas of Finnglais, Dinnshenchas of Gáirech, Dinnshenchas of Inber mBicne, Dinnshenchas of Inber Cíchmaine, Introduction to the Dinnshenchas Érenn, Dinnshenchas of Irarus, Dinnshenchas of Laigin (prose), Dinnshenchas of Laigin II, Dinnshenchas of Lecc Thollchinn, Dinnshenchas of Lía Lindgadain, Dinnshenchas of Lía Nothain, Dinnshenchas of Loch nAindind, Dinnshenchas of Loch Cé, Dinnshenchas of Loch Con, Dinnshenchas of Loch dá Cháech, Dinnshenchas of Loch nDechet, Dinnshenchas of Loch nÉrne, Dinnshenchas of Loch Garman, Dinnshenchas of Loch Léin, Dinnshenchas of Loch Néill, Dinnshenchas of Loch nOirbsen, Dinnshenchas of Loch Ríach, Dinnshenchas of Loch Séta, Dinnshenchas of Luibnech, Dinnshenchas of Luimnech, Dinnshenchas of Lusmag, Dinnshenchas of Mag nAidne, Dinnshenchas of Mag mBreg, Dinnshenchas of Mag Coba, Dinnshenchas of Mag Corainn, Dinnshenchas of Mag nDumach, Dinnshenchas of Mag Femin I, Dinnshenchas of Mag Findabrach, Dinnshenchas of Mag nÍtha, Dinnshenchas of Mag Luirg, Dinnshenchas of Mag Mugna, Dinnshenchas of Mag Muirisce II, Dinnshenchas of Mag Muirisce, Dinnshenchas of Mag Raigne, Dinnshenchas of Mag Tarbga and Findloch, Dinnshenchas of Mide, Dinnshenchas of Móenmag, Dinnshenchas of Móin Tíre Náir, Dinnshenchas of Nemthenn, Dinnshenchas of Odba, Dinnshenchas of Odras, Dinnshenchas of Port Láirge, Dinnshenchas of Ráith Crúachain, Dinnshenchas of Ráith Mór Maige Line, Dinnshenchas of Séig Mossad, Dinnshenchas of Sinann (prose), Dinnshenchas of Slíab Betha, Dinnshenchas of Slíab Bladma, Dinnshenchas of Slíab Callann, Dinnshenchas of Slíab Cúa, Dinnshenchas of Slíab Echtge I, Dinnshenchas of Slíab Echtge II, Dinnshenchas of Slíab Fúait II, Dinnshenchas of Slíab Mairge II, Dinnshenchas of Slíab Mis, Dinnshenchas of Srúb Bó, Dinnshenchas of Sruthar Matha, Dinnshenchas of Tailtiu, Dinnshenchas of Temair (prose), Dinnshenchas of Temair V, Dinnshenchas of Tethba, Dinnshenchas of Tlachtga, Dinnshenchas of Tonn Chlidna (prose), Dinnshenchas of Tráig Thuirbe, Dinnshenchas of Túag Inbir and Loch nEchach

Classification

Dinnshenchas Érenn Medieval Irish literature
: Work in progress. See also the table of contents for the relevant portion of the Book of Leinster.

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.] Gwynn, E. J. [ed. and tr.], The metrical dindsenchas, 5 vols, Todd Lecture Series 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1903–1935.
CELT – vol. 1 (edition): <link> CELT – vol. 1 (translation): <link> CELT – vol. 2 (edition): <link> CELT – vol. 2 (translation): <link> CELT – vol. 3 (edition): <link> CELT – vol. 3 (translation): <link> CELT – vol. 4 (edition): <link> CELT – vol. 4 (translation): <link> Internet Archive – vols 1-3: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 2: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 3: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 4: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 5: <link>
[ed.] [tr.] Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], “The Edinburgh dinnshenchas”, Folk-Lore 4 (1893): 471–497.
TLH – edition: <link> TLH – translation: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
[ed.] [tr.] Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], “The Bodleian dinnshenchas”, Folk-Lore 3 (1892): 467–516.
TLH – edition: <link> TLH – translation: <link> Internet Archive: <link>

Secondary sources (select)

Ó Concheanainn, Tomás, “The three forms of Dinnshenchas Érenn [part 1]”, Journal of Celtic Studies 3 (1981–1983): 88–101.
Ó Concheanainn, Tomás, “The three forms of Dinnshenchas Érenn [part 2]”, Journal of Celtic Studies 3 (1981–1983): 102–131.
Ó Concheanainn, Tomás, “An dinnsheanchas próis”, Ph.D. thesis: National University of Ireland, Galway, 1977.
Gwynn, E. J., The metrical dindsenchas, 5 vols, vol. 5, Todd Lecture Series 12, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1935.
Internet Archive – vol. 5: <link>
Thurneysen, Rudolf, Die irische Helden- und Königsage bis zum siebzehnten Jahrhundert, Halle: Niemeyer, 1921.  
comments: Part 1 (chapters 1-23): Allgemeines; Part 2 (chapters 1-85): Die Ulter Sage
Internet Archive: <link>
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