Texts

    Dinnshenchas of Mag Mugna
    verse beg. Mugna, mo gnia feda féil

    • Middle Irish
    • prose, verse
    • Early Irish poetry, Dinnshenchas Érenn, Dinnshenchas
    Text on the dinnshenchas of Mag Mugna.
    Initial words (verse)
    • Mugna, mo gnia feda féil
    “Mugna, my sister's son of the glorious wood”
    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 B
    Dinnshenchas Érenn C (mixed)
    R B Y Le M H S S3;
    Language
    • Middle Irish
    Form
    prose, verse (primary)
    Textual relationships

    Classification

    Early Irish poetry Dinnshenchas Érenn
     Dinnshenchas

    Subject tags

     Mag Mugna

    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>
    144–145 [id. 22. ‘Mag Mugna’] 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>
    419–421 [id. 34. ‘Mag Mugna ocus Brechmag’] direct link
    [ed.] [tr.] Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], “The Edinburgh dinnshenchas”, Folk-Lore 4 (1893): 471–497.
    TLH – edition: <link> TLH – translation: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
    485–486 [id. 66. ‘Mag Mugna’] Prose from the Edinburgh MS. 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>
    505 [id. 22. ‘Mag Mugna’] direct link
    Ó Concheanainn, Tomás, “The three forms of Dinnshenchas Érenn [part 2]”, Journal of Celtic Studies 3 (1981–1983): 102–131.
    105–106
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