verse beg. Scuchais in fer cerdda ar cáe
- Early Irish
Poem (6qq) on Cairid mac Findcháem, an ancestor of the Conmaicne Cúile Tolad and Síl Caritha, who was blessed by St Patrick. The earliest manuscript version, which is in Rawlinson B 502, adds two additional quatrains, which are, however, metrically distinct from the first 6 qq of the poem.
- Scuchais in fer cerdda ar cáe
- Oxford, Bodleian Library, MS Rawlinson B 502 2 = Lebar Glinne Dá Locha (?) [1125 x 1150]ff. 87ra–rbbeginning: ‘Scuchais in fer cerdda ar cae’ context: Senchas síl Ír8qq.
- Brussels, Bibliothèque Royale de Belgique, MS 4190-4200 (3409) [s. xvii1]f. 216rbeginning: ‘Scuchais an fer cor an chái’ context: Betha Beineoin deiscipuil Pátraic6qq. Part of the Life of Benén mac Sescnén.
- Early Irish
- rannaigecht dialtach (al. rannaigecht mór)rannaigecht dialtach (al. rannaigecht mór) (7¹+7¹+7¹+7¹)
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