Texts

verse beg. Géisid cúan

  • Late Middle Irish
  • verse
  • Early Irish poetry, Finn Cycle, Early Irish lyrics
Initial words (verse)
  • Géisid cúan
“The haven roars”
Context(s) The (textual) context(s) to which the present text belongs or in which it is cited in part or in whole.
Author
Anonymous
Language
  • Late Middle Irish
  • late Middle Irish
Date
c. 1175 (Murphy)
Form
verse (primary)

Classification

Early Irish poetry Finn Cycle

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.] Murphy, Gerard [ed. and tr.], “Anonymous: Créide’s lament for Cáel”, in: Murphy, Gerard [ed. and tr.], Early Irish lyrics: eighth to twelfth century, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1956. 148–151, 231–232.
CELT – edition: <link>
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
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