Is aire charaim Doire

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Is aire charaim Doire

    verse beg. Is aire charaim Doire

    • Middle Irish
    • verse
    • Early Irish poetry, Early Irish lyrics
    A single Middle Irish quatrain of verse attributed (in prose) to Colum Cille and referring to his foundation at Derry. It is attested in Betha Choluim Chille.
    Initial words (verse)
    • Is aire charaim Doire
    “This is why I love Derry”
    Author
    Anonymous
    Ascribed to
    Colum CilleColum Cille, Columba (fl. 6th century) – founder and abbot of Iona, Kells (Cenandas) and Derry (Daire).
    See more
    attributed, by the prose introduction, to Colum Cille
    Language
    • Middle Irish
    • late Middle Irish
    Date
    12th century (Murphy)
    Form
    verse (primary)
    prose (secondary)

    Verse, with prose introduction.

    Number of stanzas
    1

    Classification

    Early Irish poetry
     Early Irish lyrics

    Subject tags

     Doire ... Derry  Colum Cille
    • 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 the entry for the relevant manuscript.

    [ed.] [tr.] Murphy, Gerard [ed. and tr.], “Anonymous: Derry”, in: Murphy, Gerard [ed. and tr.], Early Irish lyrics: eighth to twelfth century, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1956. 68–69, 205.
    CELT – edition: <link>
    Critical edition, collated and emended
    [ed.] [tr.] Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], “Betha Choluim Chille: On the Life of Saint Columba”, in: Stokes, Whitley, Three Middle-Irish homilies on the Lives of saints Patrick, Brigit and Columba, Calcutta, 1877. 89–125, 140.
    CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
    108–109 LB version
    [ed.] [tr.] Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], Lives of saints from the Book of Lismore, Anecdota Oxoniensia, Mediaeval and Modern Series 5, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1890.
    CELT: <link> Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>, <link> Internet Archive: <link>
    27 Lismore version

    Queried results

    if available
    Murphy, Gerard [ed. and tr.], “Anonymous: Derry”, in: Murphy, Gerard [ed. and tr.], Early Irish lyrics: eighth to twelfth century, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1956. 68–69, 205.
    CELT – edition: <link>
    Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], Lives of saints from the Book of Lismore, Anecdota Oxoniensia, Mediaeval and Modern Series 5, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1890.
    CELT: <link> Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>, <link> Internet Archive: <link>
    Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], “Betha Choluim Chille: On the Life of Saint Columba”, in: Stokes, Whitley, Three Middle-Irish homilies on the Lives of saints Patrick, Brigit and Columba, Calcutta, 1877. 89–125, 140.
    CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive: <link>

    web page identifiers

    page name: Is aire charaim Doire
    page url: //www.vanhamel.nl/codecs/Is_aire_charaim_Doire
    page ID: 10996
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