Texts

Oidheadh Chuinn Chéadchathaigh‘The violent death of Conn Cétchathach (Céadchathach)’

  • Early Modern Irish
  • Cycles of the Kings, Aideda
Early Modern Irish tale of the death of Conn Cétchathach.
Manuscripts
  • Dublin, National Library of Ireland, MS G 448
    pp. 90–104heading: ‘Ag so síos Óidhe Chuinn Ceadcathaigh’
Language
  • Early Modern Irish
Textual relationships

Classification

Cycles of the Kings

Subjects

Conn CétchathachConn Cétchathach
legendary high-king of Ireland; son of Fedlimid Rechtmar
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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.] Breatnach, Caoimhín [ed.], Patronage, politics and prose: Ceasacht ingine Guile, Sgéala muice Meic Dhá Thó, Oidheadh Chuinn Cheadchathaigh, Maynooth Monographs 5, Maynooth: An Sagart, 1996.
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen