Dinnshenchas of Carn Uí Néit

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Dinnshenchas of Carn Uí Néit

    Dinnshenchas of Carn Uí Néit
    verse beg. Lecht Bressi co mbúada

    • Middle Irish
    • verse, prose
    • Early Irish poetry, Dinnshenchas Érenn, Mythological Cycle, dinnshenchas
    Tract on the dinnshenchas of Carn Uí Néit. It tells of a fight between Lug (of the Túatha Dé) and Bres son of Elatha (of the Fomoire).
    Initial words (verse)
    • Lecht Bressi co mbúada
    Context(s)
    The (textual) context(s) to which the present text belongs or in which it is cited in part or in whole.
    Manuscripts
    Dinnshenchas Érenn A
    Dinnshenchas Érenn B
    Dinnshenchas Érenn C (mixed, prose and verse)
    Other
    Language
    • Middle Irish
    Form
    verse, prose (primary)

    Classification

    Early Irish poetry Dinnshenchas Érenn Mythological Cycle
     dinnshenchas

    Subject tags

     Carn Uí Néit
    • 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. 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>
    216–223 [id. 40. ‘Carn Húi Néit’] 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>
    438–440 [id. 46. ‘Carn Húi Néit’] direct link

    Secondary sources

    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>
    517–518 [id. 40. ‘Carn Húi Néit’] direct link

    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>
    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>

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