Noínden Ulad

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Noínden Ulad

    Noínden Ulad, also Ces Noínden Ulad‘The debility of the Ulstermen’

    • Early Irish
    One of the remscéla of the Ulster Cycle. Not to be confused with Ces Ulad, which attributes the weakness of the Ulstermen to a different event.
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    • Early Irish

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    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 [ed. and tr.], “Noínden Ulad: The debility of the Ulidians”, Celtica 8 (1968): 1–42.
    Based on YBL (In Ceas Naigen), the Book of Fermoy, Harleian 5280 and RIA B iv 2.
    [ed.] [tr.] Thurneysen, Rudolf [ed. and tr.], “Tochmarc Cruinn ocus Macha”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 12 (1918): 251–254.
    Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
    Edition, with German translation.
    [ed.] [tr.] Windisch, Ernst [ed. and tr.], “Über die irische Sage Noinden Ulad”, Berichte über die Verhandlungen der Königlich Sächsischen Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig, Philologisch-Historische Classe 36 (1884): 336–347.
    Internet Archive: <link>
    Edition, with German translation, of the texts in LL and Harleian 5280.
    [tr.] Gantz, Jeffrey [tr.], Early Irish myths and sagas, Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1981.
    127–129.
    [tr.] Draak, Maartje, and Frida de Jong (trs.), Van helden, elfen en dichters: de oudste verhalen uit Ierland, Amsterdam: Meulenhoff, 1979.
    113–115.

    Secondary sources

    Toner, Gregory, “Macha and the invention of myth”, Ériu 60 (2010): 81–109.
    Ó Broin, Tomás, “The word noínden”, Éigse 13 (1970): 165–176.
    Ó Broin, Tomás, “What is the ‘debility’ of the Ulstermen?”, Éigse 10:4 (1963): 286–299.

    Toner, Gregory, “Macha and the invention of myth”, Ériu 60 (2010): 81–109.
    Noínden Ulad
    Noínden Ulad - Themes and composition”
    Battaglia, Frank, “A common background to Lai de Graelent and Noínden Ulad?”, Emania: Bulletin of the Navan Research Group 11 (1993): 41–48.
    Draak, Maartje, and Frida de Jong (trs.), Van helden, elfen en dichters: de oudste verhalen uit Ierland, Amsterdam: Meulenhoff, 1979.
    113–115   “Over Emain Macha en de zwakte-dagen van Ulster's mannen”
    Ó Broin, Tomás, “What is the ‘debility’ of the Ulstermen?”, Éigse 10:4 (1963): 286–299.
    Hull, Eleanor [ed.], The Cuchullin saga in Irish literature: being a collection of stories relating to the hero Cuchullin, Grimm Library 8, London, 1898.
    Internet Archive: <link>, <link>
    [7] “The debility of the Ultonian warriors”
    from the German of Ernst Windisch

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