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Dinnshenchas of Brug na Bóinne II
verse beg. A chóemu Breg, bríg nad bréc

  • Middle Irish
  • verse
  • Early Irish poetry, Dinnshenchas Érenn, Mythological Cycle, Dinnshenchas
Poem on the dinnshenchas of Brug na Bóinne.
Initial words (verse)
  • A chóemu Breg, bríg nad bréc
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Language
  • Middle Irish
Form
verse (primary)
Textual relationships
For associated dinnshenchas on the subject, see the poem attributed to Cináed úa hArtacáin at Dinnshenchas of Brug na Bóinne I and the brief prose introduction at Dinnshenchas of Brug na Bóinne (prose) (i.e. the Dindgnai in Broga).

Classification

Early Irish poetry Dinnshenchas Érenn Mythological Cycle
 Dinnshenchas

Subject tags

 Brug na Bóinne

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, vol. 2, Todd Lecture Series 9, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1906.
CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 2: <link> Internet Archive – vols. 1-3: <link>
18–25 [id. 3. ‘Brug Na Bóinde II’] direct link direct link direct link

Secondary sources (select)

Gwynn, E. J. [ed. and tr.], The metrical dindsenchas, 5 vols, vol. 2, Todd Lecture Series 9, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1906.
CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 2: <link> Internet Archive – vols. 1-3: <link>
95–96 [id. 3. ‘Brug Na Bóinde II’] direct link
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