Dinnshenchas of Loch Gile II
verse beg. Teid Gili, dia fothrugud i snighi

  • Middle Irish
  • verse
  • Early Irish poetry, Dinnshenchas Érenn, Dinnshenchas
Two quatrains on the dinnshenchas of Loch Gile
Initial words (verse)
  • Teid Gili, dia fothrugud i snighi
Context(s)The (textual) context(s) to which the present text belongs or in which it is cited in part or in whole.
  • Middle Irish
verse (primary)
Number of stanzas


Early Irish poetry Dinnshenchas Érenn


Loch Gile
Loch Gile ... Lough Gill
County Leitrim, Id


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[ed.] 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>
378 [id. 4.2. ‘Loch Gile’] direct link
Translation wanted.
Dennis Groenewegen
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