Texts

Dinnshenchas of Duma Oena, Duma Ilia, Áth Egone
verse beg. Egone, Oena, Ilia

  • Middle Irish
  • verse
  • Early Irish poetry, Dinnshenchas Érenn, Dinnshenchas
Short poem on the dinnshenchas of Duma Oena, Duma Ilia and Áth Egone.
Initial words (verse)
  • Egone, Oena, Ilia
Context(s)The (textual) context(s) to which the present text belongs or in which it is cited in part or in whole.
Manuscripts
Language
  • Middle Irish
Form
verse (primary)
Number of stanzas
2

Classification

Early Irish poetry Dinnshenchas Érenn

Subjects

Duma OenaDuma Oena

No description available

Duma IliaDuma Ilia

No description available

Áth EgoneÁth Egone

No description available

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. 4, Todd Lecture Series 11, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1924.
CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 4: <link>
316–317 [id. 115. ‘Duma Oena, Duma Ilia, Áth Egone’] direct link direct link direct link

Secondary sources (select)

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>
460 [id. 115. ‘Duma Oena, Duma Ilia, Áth Egone’] direct link
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