Mo Ling and Findat

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Mo Ling and Findat

    Mo Ling and Findat

    • Early Irish
    • prose, verse
    • Irish hagiography, minor Irish prose tales
    Early Irish anecdote about Mo Ling and an old woman (caillech) named Findat who gave her son to him; also on the appearance of Christ as a leper (clam).
    Initial words (prose)
    • Caillech dorat a mac dósum do M'Ling. Findat a h-ainm
    Language
    • Early Irish
    Form
    prose, verse (primary)

    Classification

    Irish hagiography
     minor Irish prose tales (foscéla)

    Subject tags

    Mo LingMo Ling of Ferns, Moling Luachra (d. 697) – Irish saint, abbot and patron saint of Tech Mo Ling (St Mullins, Co. Carlow) and reputed ‘bishop’ of Ferna (Ferns).
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    • 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.] Hull, Vernam, “Two anecdotes concerning St. Moling”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 18 (1930): 90–99.
    95–99
    [ed.] Best, Richard Irvine, and M. A. O'Brien, The Book of Leinster, formerly Lebar na Núachongbála, vol. 5, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1967.
    CELT – pp. 1119-1192 and 1202-1325: <link>
    1240–1241 Diplomatic edition direct link

    Best, Richard Irvine, and M. A. O'Brien, The Book of Leinster, formerly Lebar na Núachongbála, vol. 5, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1967.
    CELT – pp. 1119-1192 and 1202-1325: <link>
    Hull, Vernam, “Two anecdotes concerning St. Moling”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 18 (1930): 90–99.

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