Samthann fri soillsi sainmann

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Samthann fri soillsi sainmann

    verse beg. Samthann fri soillsi sainmann

    • Old Irish
    • verse
    • Early Irish poetry
    Poem on St Samthann of Clúain Brónaig (3 qq), ascr. to Áed Allán (ob. 743), who was king of Ailech and high-king of Ireland
    Initial words (verse)
    • Samthann fri soillsi sainmann
    Ascribed to
    Áed Allán mac FergaileÁed Allán mac Fergaile (d. 743) – king of Ailech and high-king of Ireland; son of Fergal mac Máele Dúin
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    Manuscripts
    Language
    • Old Irish
    Date
    Probaby first half of the 8th century (Meyer): “Ich sehe keinen Grund, warum alle obigen Verse nicht aus der ersten Hälfte des 8. Jhs. und also wohl von den Personen denen sie zugeschreben werden, stammen sollten”.
    Form
    verse (primary)

    Classification

    Early Irish poetry

    Subject tags

    Samthann of ClonbroneySamthann of Clonbroney, Samthann, Samthann ingen Díaráin (d. 739) – Samthann ingen Díaráin, patron saint of Clúain Brónaig (Clonbroney, Co. Longford)
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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.] Meyer, Kuno, “König Aed Allán als Dichter”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 13 (1921): 143–144.
    Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
    144 Edition, with German translation.

    Meyer, Kuno, “König Aed Allán als Dichter”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 13 (1921): 143–144.
    Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>

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