Texts

    Mo Ling and Máel Doborchon

    • Early Irish
    • prose
    • Irish hagiography, minor Irish prose tales
    Anecdote about Mo Ling
    Initial words (prose)
    • Fechtas do M. is toidin co n-acca Mael Doborchon
    Language
    • Early Irish
    Form
    prose (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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    Máel DoborchonMáel Doborchon
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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 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.] Meyer, Kuno, “Mélanges: Anecdotes of St. Moling”, Revue Celtique 14 (1893): 188–194.
    Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
    188–190 Text from LL
    [dipl. 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>
    1236 Diplomatic edition from LL direct link
    [ed.] [tr.] Stokes, Whitley, The martyrology of Oengus the Culdee, Henry Bradshaw Society 29, London: Harrison, 1905.
    CELT – edition (prefaces, prologue, main text and epilogue): <link> Internet Archive: <link>, <link> Internet Archive – originally from Google Books: <link>, <link>
    152ff Text from Laud Misc 610
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