Scéla Conchobuir meic Nessa

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Scéla Conchobuir meic Nessa

    Scéla Conchobuir meic Nessa‘The story of Conchobar mac Nessa’

    • Early Middle Irish
    • prose
    • Ulster Cycle
    Medieval Irish saga concerning the career of Conchobar mac Nessa, king of the Ulaid
    Manuscripts
    Language
    Early Middle Irish early Middle Irish (Stokes).
    n. 1 Whitley Stokes, ‘Tidings of Conchobar mac Nessa’, Ériu 4 (1910): 18.
    Form
    prose (primary)
    Textual relationships
    The first three paragraphs are also found in Compert Conchobuir.

    Classification

    Ulster Cycle

    Subject tags

     Conchobar mac Nessa  Bricriu  Cathbad  Conall Cernach  Cú Chulainn  Fergus mac Róich  Ness
    • Sources

    Notes

    Whitley Stokes, ‘Tidings of Conchobar mac Nessa’, Ériu 4 (1910): 18.

    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.

    [dipl. ed.] Best, Richard Irvine, and M. A. O'Brien, The Book of Leinster, formerly Lebar na Núachongbála, vol. 2, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1956.
    CELT – pp. 400-470: <link>
    400–404 Diplomatic edition of the Book of Leinster version. direct link
    [ed.] [tr.] Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], “Tidings of Conchobar mac Nessa”, Ériu 4 (1910): 18–38.
    Book of Leinster version
    [ed.] [tr.] Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], Lives of saints from the Book of Lismore, Anecdota Oxoniensia, Mediaeval and Modern Series 5, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1890.
    CELT: <link> Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>, <link> Internet Archive: <link>
    xxxiv–xxxv Book of Lismore version
    [ed.] Hull, Vernam [ed.], “How Conchobar gained the kingship of Ulster”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 25 (1956): 243–245.
    Book of Ballymote version
    [tr.] Guyonvarc'h, Christian-J. [tr.], “La naissance de Conchobar. Version A”, Ogam 11 (1959): 56–65.
    [tr.] d'Arbois de Jubainville, Marie-Henri [tr.], “[Various contributions]”, in: d'Arbois de Jubainville, Marie-Henri, L’épopée celtique en Irlande, Cours de littérature celtique 5, Paris: Thorin, 1892. [Various].
    Internet Archive: <link>
    3–13 Book of Leinster version

    Queried results

    if available
    Guyonvarc'h, Christian-J. [tr.], “La naissance de Conchobar. Version A”, Ogam 11 (1959): 56–65.
    Hull, Vernam [ed.], “How Conchobar gained the kingship of Ulster”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 25 (1956): 243–245.
    Best, Richard Irvine, and M. A. O'Brien, The Book of Leinster, formerly Lebar na Núachongbála, vol. 2, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 1956.
    CELT – pp. 400-470: <link>
    Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], “Tidings of Conchobar mac Nessa”, Ériu 4 (1910): 18–38.
    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>
    [2] “How Conachar gained the kingship over Ulster”
    adapted from the translation of O'Curry (1861: 274, 636)
    d'Arbois de Jubainville, Marie-Henri [tr.], “[Various contributions]”, in: d'Arbois de Jubainville, Marie-Henri, L’épopée celtique en Irlande, Cours de littérature celtique 5, Paris: Thorin, 1892. [Various].
    Internet Archive: <link>
    Stokes, Whitley [ed. and tr.], Lives of saints from the Book of Lismore, Anecdota Oxoniensia, Mediaeval and Modern Series 5, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1890.
    CELT: <link> Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>, <link> Internet Archive: <link>

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