Texts

    St Gall Priscian glosses

    • Old Irish, Latin
    • Irish glosses
    Old Irish and Latin glosses to a ninth-century manuscript of the Latin grammar Institutiones grammaticae by Priscian of Caesarea (fl. early 6th century).
    Language
    • Old Irish Latin

    Classification

    Irish glosses

    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.] Moran, Pádraic [digital edition, transcription], and Rijcklof Hofman [transcription], St Gall Priscian glosses, Online: National University of Ireland, Galway. URL: <http://www.stgallpriscian.ie>.
    [ed.] Hofman, Rijcklof, The Sankt Gall Priscian commentary: Part 1, 2 vols, Studien und Texte zur Keltologie 1, Münster: Nodus Publikationen, 1996.
    First half of the glosses
    [ed.] Stokes, Whitley, and John Strachan (eds.), Thesaurus palaeohibernicus: a collection of Old-Irish glosses, scholia, prose, and verse, 3 vols, vol. 2: Non-Biblical glosses and scholia; Old-Irish prose; names of persons and places; inscriptions; verse; indexes, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1903.
    Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive – originally from Google Books: <link> Wikisource: <link>
    49–224 [‘Glosses on Priscian (St Gall)’] direct link direct link

    Secondary sources (select)

    Bauer, Bernhard [principal researcher], The online database of the Old Irish Priscian glosses, Online: Indogermanistik Wien. URL: <http://www.univie.ac.at/indogermanistik/priscian/>.
    A corpus dictionary of the Old Irish glosses
    Hofman, Rijcklof, The Sankt Gall Priscian commentary: Part 1, vol. 1, Studien und Texte zur Keltologie 1, Münster: Nodus Publikationen, 1996.
    [‘Introduction’]
    Hofman, Rijcklof, The Sankt Gall Priscian commentary: Part 1, vol. 2, Studien und Texte zur Keltologie 1, Münster: Nodus Publikationen, 1996.
    [‘Bibliography’]
    Lambert, Pierre-Yves, “Notes sur quelques gloses à Priscien”, in: Smelik, Bernadette, Rijcklof Hofman, Camiel Hamans, and David Cram (eds.), A companion in linguistics: a Festschrift for Anders Ahlqvist on the occasion of his sixtieth birthday, Nijmegen: Stichting Uitgeverij de Keltische Draak, 2005. 36–48.
    Ahlqvist, Anders, “Notes on the Greek materials in the St. Gall Priscian (Codex 904)”, in: Herren, Michael W., and Shirley Ann Brown (eds.), The sacred nectar of the Greeks: the study of Greek in the West in the early Middle Ages, King’s College London Medieval Studies 2, London: King’s College, 1988. 195–214.
    Hofman, Rijcklof, “Some new facts concerning the knowledge of Vergil in early medieval Ireland”, Études Celtiques 25 (1988): 189–212.
    Hofman, Rijcklof, “Nieuw bewijsmateriaal voor de bekendheid van Vergilius in het vroegmiddeleeuwse Ierland”, in: Edel, Doris, W. P. Gerritsen, and Kees Veelenturf (eds.), Monniken, ridders en zeevaarders: opstellen over vroeg-middeleeuwse Ierse cultuur en Middelnederlandse letterkunde; aangeboden aan Maartje Draak; met een bibliografie van haar publikaties alsmede een autobiografische bijdrage, Amsterdam: Gerard Timmer Prods, 1988. 17–37.
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