Dinnshenchas of Áth nGabla

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Dinnshenchas of Áth nGabla

    Dinnshenchas of Áth nGabla
    verse beg. Áth nGrencha, coímchlóifid ainm

    • Middle Irish
    • prose, verse
    • Early Irish poetry, Dinnshenchas Érenn, Ulster Cycle, Dinnshenchas

    Dinnshenchas of Áth nGabla (Áth nGrencha) and some other places. It is first attested as a poem (6qq) in the LL Táin and elaborated, using additional quatrains and prose, in one of the recensions of Dinnshenchas Érenn. 

    Initial words (verse)
    • Áth nGrencha, coímchlóifid ainm
    Context(s)
    The (textual) context(s) to which the present text belongs or in which it is cited in part or in whole.
    Manuscripts
    Táin bó Cúailnge
    Dinnshenchas Érenn C (prose and verse)
    B Lc M S S3 H
    Language
    Middle Irish
    Form
    prose, verse (primary)
    Number of stanzas
    6 or 10 » The version in Dinnshenchas Érenn C has four additional stanzas (stanzas 3, 7, 8 and 9 in Gwynn's edition).

    Classification

    Early Irish poetry Dinnshenchas Érenn Ulster Cycle
     Dinnshenchas

    Subject tags

    Aurard mac AinchinneAurard mac Ainchinne
    Entry reserved for but not yet available from the subject index.
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    • 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.] Gwynn, E. J. [ed. and tr.], The metrical dindsenchas, 5 vols, vol. 4, Todd Lecture Series 11, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1924.
    CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 4: <link>
    78–81 [id. 17. ‘Áth nGrencha’] direct link direct link direct link
    [ed.] [tr.] Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], “The prose tales in the Rennes dindshenchas”, Revue Celtique 16 (1895): 31–83, 135–167, 269–312, 468.
    TLH – edition (III, 31-83): <link> TLH – translation (III): <link> TLH – edition (IV, pp. 135-167): <link> TLH – translation (IV): <link> Celtic Digital Initiative – PDF: <link> Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
    155–157 [id. 144. ‘Áth nGabla ocus Urard’] Prose. direct link
    [corr.] Gwynn, E. J. [ed. and tr.], The metrical dindsenchas, 5 vols, vol. 4, Todd Lecture Series 11, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1924.
    CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 4: <link>
    394 Suggested correction to Stokes' translation. direct link

    Secondary sources

    Gwynn, E. J. [ed. and tr.], The metrical dindsenchas, 5 vols, vol. 4, Todd Lecture Series 11, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1924.
    CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 4: <link>
    384–385 [id. 17. ‘Áth nGrencha’] direct link
    Thurneysen, Rudolf, Die irische Helden- und Königsage bis zum siebzehnten Jahrhundert, Halle: Niemeyer, 1921.
    Internet Archive: <link>
    247–248 [id. 2.10. ‘Dinnshenchas: 5. Áth Gabla und Urard’] direct link

    Queried results

    if available
    Gwynn, E. J. [ed. and tr.], The metrical dindsenchas, 5 vols, vol. 4, Todd Lecture Series 11, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1924.
    CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 4: <link>
    Thurneysen, Rudolf, Die irische Helden- und Königsage bis zum siebzehnten Jahrhundert, Halle: Niemeyer, 1921.
    Internet Archive: <link>
    Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], “The prose tales in the Rennes dindshenchas”, Revue Celtique 16 (1895): 31–83, 135–167, 269–312, 468.
    TLH – edition (III, 31-83): <link> TLH – translation (III): <link> TLH – edition (IV, pp. 135-167): <link> TLH – translation (IV): <link> Celtic Digital Initiative – PDF: <link> Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>

    web page identifiers

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