Medieval Irish tale lists/Catha

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Medieval Irish tale lists/Catha

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The (textual) context(s) to which the present text belongs or in which it is cited in part or in whole.

Form

primary form(s) — list

Classification

Medieval Irish literature
Contents

The titles in the tale-list are given below, with a note on the texts to which these titles appear to refer. For the complete list, see Medieval Irish tale lists.

Cath Maige Tuired (lists A and B)

Summary:
Title referring to the tale of Cath Maige Tuired
» Textual sources: Cath Maige Tuired

Cath Talten/Taillten (list A)

Summary:
Title presumably referring to the tale of the battle fought at Tailtiu between the sons of Míl and the Túatha Dé, as depicted in Lebor gabála Érenn. In Harl. 432 it is entitled ‘Cath Taillten re clandaib Miled’.
» Manuscript details: List A only (LL and TCD 1336)

Cath Maige Mucrama (lists A and B)

Summary:
Title referring to the tale of Cath Maige Mucrama
» Textual sources: Cath Maige Mucrama

Cath Dromma Dólach dara díta Cruthnig / Daloch dar dithaig Cruithnig (list A)

» Manuscript details: List A only (LL and TCD 1336)

Cath Maige Rath (list A)

Summary:
Title referring to the tale of Cath Maige Rath
» Textual sources: Cath Maige Rath

Cath Coraind (list A)

Summary:
Title referring to the tale of Cath Corainn
» Textual sources: Cath Corainn

Cath Cláire (list A)

Cath Tóiden / Cath Boinde (list A)

Summary:
TItle referring to the tale of Ferchuitred Medba, otherwise known as Cath Bóinde. It is called Cath Tóiden in LL, but Cath Boinde in TCD 1336.
» Manuscript details: List A only (LL and TCD 1336) » Textual sources: Ferchuitred Medba

Cath Temrach (list A)

Cath Cind Fabrat / Abrat (list B)

Cath Maige hIthe (list B)

Cath Cilli Osnaide/Osnada (list B)

Cath Aichli (list B)

Summary:
Title referring to the tale of Cath Aichli
» Textual sources: Cath Aichli

Cath Dubchomair (list B)

Cath Frémand (list B)

Summary:
Title referring to a tale about the battle of Frémand.

Cath Nemed la Fomorchaib (list B)

Summary:
Title referring to a tale about Nemed and the Fomoire

Cath tanaisde Tuath De Danann (list B)

Summary:
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