Texts

    Dinnshenchas of Carn Conaill
    verse beg. Findaid in senchas diatá

    • Middle Irish
    • prose, verse
    • Early Irish poetry, Dinnshenchas Érenn, Dinnshenchas
    Dinnshenchas poem on Carn Conaill
    Initial words (verse)
    • Findaid in senchas diatá
    Context(s) The (textual) context(s) to which the present text belongs or in which it is cited in part or in whole.
    Ascribed to
    Mac Líacc [Muirchertach]Muirchertach ... Mac Líacc (d.. 1014 / 1016 (AU)) – Middle Irish poet, who is described as 'chief poet of Ireland' (ard-ollamh Érenn) in the Annals of Ulster; becomes the subject of a body of later medieval Irish literature.
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    Mac Líacc
    Manuscripts
    Dinnshenchas Érenn A
    Dinnshenchas Érenn C
    Language
    • Middle Irish
    Form
    prose, verse (primary)

    Classification

    Early Irish poetry Dinnshenchas Érenn
     Dinnshenchas

    Subject tags

     Carn Conaill

    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. 3, Todd Lecture Series 10, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1913.
    CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 3: <link> Internet Archive – vols. 1-3: <link>
    440–449. [id. 83. ‘Carn Conaill’] direct link direct link direct link
    [ed.] [tr.] Stokes, Whitley, “The prose tales in the Rennes dindshenchas”, Revue Celtique 15 (1894): 272–336, 418–484.
    TLH – edition (I, pp. 277-336): <link> TLH – translation (I): <link> TLH – edition (II, pp. 418-484): <link> TLH – translation (II): <link> Celtic Digital Initiative: <link> Internet Archive – 272–336: <link> Internet Archive – 272–336: <link> Internet Archive – 418–484: <link> Internet Archive – 418–484: <link>
    478–481 [id. 78. ‘Carn Conoill’] direct link

    Secondary sources (select)

    Gwynn, E. J. [ed. and tr.], The metrical dindsenchas, 5 vols, vol. 3, Todd Lecture Series 10, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1913.
    CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 3: <link> Internet Archive – vols. 1-3: <link>
    558–559 [id. 83. ‘Carn Conaill’] direct link
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