Finn and Gráinne

    • Middle Irish
    • prose
    • Finn Cycle, minor Irish prose tales
    • Middle Irish
    prose (primary)


    Finn Cycle
     minor Irish prose tales (foscéla)

    Subject tags

    Finn mac CumaillFionn mac Cumhaill / Find úa Báiscni (ass. time-frame: Cormac mac Airt, Finn mac Cumaill, Category:Finn Cycle) – Finn mac Cumaill (earlier mac Umaill?), Find úa Báiscni: central hero in medieval Irish and Scottish literature of the so-called Finn Cycle or Finn Cycle; warrior-hunter and leader of a fían
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    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.] Corthals, Johan, “Die Trennung von Finn und Gráinne”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 49–50 (1997): 71–91.
    Text with translation into German.
    [ed.] [tr.] Meyer, Kuno [ed. and tr.], “Finn and Gráinne”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 1 (1897): 458–461.
    CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
    Text with translation into English.
    Dennis Groenewegen
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