Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS D ii 2

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Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS D ii 2

  • s. xvi (?)
  • Irish manuscripts
Identifiers
Location
Collection: Stowe and Ashburnham
Shelfmark
D ii 2
Classification
Cat. no. 1222
Description
Dinnshenchas Érenn, recension C.
Provenance and related aspects
Date
s. xvi (?)
16th century (?)
Hands, scribes
Codicological information


» ;;Dinnshenchas Érenn C' Not added yet.
» ;Dinnshenchas Érenn C: supplement The particular version of Dinnshenchas Érenn (recension C) that occurs in this manuscript contains a body of additional matter, much of which is in prose. Most of the texts found in this supplement are unique to this manuscript.
[Dinnshenchas of Codal] » Prose narrative, with 3 quatrains of verse in conclusion.
[Dinnshenchas of Sláine] » Prose and one quatrain.
f. 85va–f. 86ra
f. 86ra–f. 86rb
[Dinnshenchas of Benn Étair (prose)] » Prose (Dún mBrea).
f. 86rb
[Dinnshenchas of Áne Chlíach] » Extract from the beginning of Cath Maige Mucrama.
[Dinnshenchas of Ard Fothaid] » Prose only.
» Scribal note by Muiris Ó Clérigh saying that he is weary.
scribal addition
x
The list below has been collated from the table of contents (if available on this page)
Progress in this area is being made piecemeal. Full and partial tables of contents are available for a small number of manuscripts.
and incoming annotations concerning individual texts (again, if available).
Whenever catalogue entries about texts are annotated with information about particular manuscript witnesses, these manuscripts can be queried for the texts that are linked to them.
(Text)
(MS)
Extract from the beginning of Cath Maige Mucrama.
(Text)
(MS)
Prose only.
(Text)
f. 58va  
context: Dinnshenchas Érenn C   Prose introduction and poem (5qq).
(Text)
f. 86vb  
context: Dinnshenchas Érenn C supplement   Prose.
(MS)
(MS)
(MS)
f. 86ra–f. 86rb
Prose (Dún mBrea).
(Text)
p. 86ra–rb  
context: Dinnshenchas Érenn C supplement   incipit: Dun mBrea ocus Oí Chúalann   
(Text)
context: Dinnshenchas Érenn C supplement   Prose introduction and poem (3qq).
(MS)
f. 86rb
Poem (3 qq)
(Text)
f. 11va  
(Text)
(Text)
Extract on the dinnshenchas of Áine Clíach = Cnocc Aíne (Knockany).
(Text)
The poem is here attributed to Flann mac Lonáin.
(Text)
Prose and verse.
(MS)
Prose narrative, with 3 quatrains of verse in conclusion.
(Text)
ff. 81vb (inf.)–82va  
The poem starts at the bottom of f. 82rb. There is a gloss in the margin of f. 82rb, which reads: dare (occurring at the height of ...íaromh do réir Elcmaire an br... in the prose text). See ISOS for a digital image.
(Text)
(MS)
(Text)
ff. 1–81  
(Text)
ff. 81vb–90r  
(MS)
(MS)
(Text)
(MS)
(MS)
(MS)
(Text)
(Text)
(MS)
(Text)
(Text)
context: Dinnshenchas Érenn C supplement   Prose account printed by Gwynn.
(MS)
(Text)
Poem and prose version B
(Text)
Prose (with two quatrains, Loch Gile II).
(Text)
(Text)
(Text)
(MS)
(Text)
(MS)
(Text)
First stanza (interpolation).
(Text)
f. 87rb  
(MS)
(MS)
(MS)
(MS)
(Text)
(MS)
Prose and one quatrain.
(Text)
(Text)
(Text)
(Text)
(Text)
ff. 85va–86ra  
context: Dinnshenchas Érenn C supplement   First part of the prose
(MS)
f. 85va–f. 86ra
(Text)
f. 34  
(Text)
(Text)
Poem ascribed to Cináed ua hArtacáin.
(Text)
Poem ascribed to Cuán ua Lothcháin.
(MS)
(MS)
f. 86va
(Text)
ff. 84va–85ra.2  
context: Dinnshenchas Érenn C supplement   Prose introduction, a quatrain beg. Fuil sunn lecht Eogain Bruighne and a poem (6qq) beg. Tatham domna bróin ar beirt.
(MS)
(MS)
f. 86va
(MS)
  • Sources

Primary sources
This section typically includes references to diplomatic editions, facsimiles and photographic reproductions, notably digital image archives, of at least a major portion of the manuscript. For editions of individual texts, see their separate entries.

[dig. img.] “Royal Irish Academy”, Ó Macháin, Pádraig (director), Irish Script on Screen – Meamrám Páipéar Ríomhaire, Online: School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies. URL: <https://www.isos.dias.ie/libraries/RIA/english/index.html>.

Secondary sources

Mulchrone, Kathleen, Thomas F. O'Rahilly, Elizabeth Fitzpatrick, and A. I. Pearson (eds.), Catalogue of Irish manuscripts in the Royal Irish Academy, 8 vols, Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, 1926–1970.
Vol. 6, 3286–3297

“Royal Irish Academy”, Ó Macháin, Pádraig (director), Irish Script on Screen – Meamrám Páipéar Ríomhaire, Online: School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies. URL: <https://www.isos.dias.ie/libraries/RIA/english/index.html>.
“MS D ii 2”

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