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- Irish glossaries
Three glossaries preserved in the Stowe manuscript RIA MS C i 2. Like the Lecan glossary, these provide single words to gloss difficult words.
In an article previous to the edition of this text, Stokes suggested that the glossary derived from an archetype of the Lecan glossary.
n. 1 Whitley Stokes, ‘The Lecan glossary’, Archiv für celtische Lexikographie 1 (1900).He does not elaborate on this hypothesis in his edition of the Stowe glossaries, although there he does note correspondences with the Lecan glossary and similar works.
n. 2 See the appended index.
- Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS C i 2 (1234) [s. xv-xvi (?)] ff. 8v–10vb125 head-words in A (Andóid-Ailt), followed by a gap in the MS and continuing with the letters C and D.
- Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS C i 2 (1234) [s. xv-xvi (?)] f. 29va–bheading: ‘Forus focail innso’beginning: ‘Teibe .i. Buain’Two columns. 329 head-words beg. with the letters T, U and others (irregular)
- Dublin, Royal Irish Academy, MS C i 2 (1234) [s. xv-xvi (?)] ff. 30ra–31vcThree columns. letters A-G, I, L
See the appended index.
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.] Stokes, Whitley, “The Stowe glossaries”, Archiv für celtische Lexikographie 3 (1907): 268–289. |
|Stokes, Whitley, “The Stowe glossaries”, Archiv für celtische Lexikographie 3 (1907): 268–289. |
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