Dinnshenchas of Ard Macha

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Dinnshenchas of Ard Macha

    verse beg. In mag imríadat ar n-eich

    • Middle Irish
    • verse, prose
    • Early Irish poetry, Dinnshenchas Érenn, Ulster Cycle, Dinnshenchas
    Tract on the dinnshenchas of Ard Macha.
    Initial words (verse)
    • In mag imríadat ar n-eich
    Context(s)
    The (textual) context(s) to which the present text belongs or in which it is cited in part or in whole.
    Language
    Middle Irish
    Form
    verse, prose (primary)
    verse (secondary)
    Contains poems
    Atchonnairc Macha marglic’ » Quatrain cited in the Edinburgh MS.
    Number of stanzas
    27

    Classification

    Early Irish poetry Dinnshenchas Érenn Ulster Cycle
     Dinnshenchas

    Subject tags

     Macha  Ard Macha
    • 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>
    124–131 [id. 27. ‘Ard Macha’] Poem. 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>
    44–46 [id. 94. ‘Ard Macha’] Prose. direct 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>
    480–481 [id. 61. ‘Ard Macha’] Prose. 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>
    407–408 [id. 27. ‘Ard Macha’] direct link

    Queried results

    if available
    Toner, Gregory, “Macha and the invention of myth”, Ériu 60 (2010): 81–109.
    “Macha Mongrúad”
    “Macha, wife of Nemed”
    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>
    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>
    Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], “The Edinburgh dinnshenchas”, Folk-Lore 4 (1893): 471–497.
    TLH – edition: <link> TLH – translation: <link> Internet Archive: <link>

    web page identifiers

    page name: Dinnshenchas of Ard Macha
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