Texts

    Tecosc Cuscraid‘The instruction to Cúscraid’

    • Medieval Irish wisdom literature, Ulster Cycle
    Precepts addressed to Cúscraid Mend Macha, one of Conchobor’s sons
    Addressee
    Cúscraid Mend MachaCúscraid Mend Macha (ass. time-frame: Ulster Cycle) – warrior in the Ulster Cycle, son of the Ulster king Conchobar mac Nessa.
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    Classification

    Medieval Irish wisdom literature Ulster Cycle

    Subject tags

    Cúscraid Mend MachaCúscraid Mend Macha (ass. time-frame: Ulster Cycle) – warrior in the Ulster Cycle, son of the Ulster king Conchobar mac Nessa.
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    [ed.] [tr.] Best, R. I. [ed. and tr.], “The battle of Airtech”, Ériu 8 (1916): 170–190.
    TLH – edition: <link> TLH – translation: <link>
    173 and 180–181
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