Texts

verse beg. Tuilsitir mo derca súain

  • Middle Irish
  • verse
  • Early Irish poetry, Finn Cycle, bérla na filed
Poem on the boar of Muir Talláin. In the lower margin of the Edinburgh manuscript, the poem is attributed to Oisín.
Initial words (verse)
  • Tuilsitir mo derca súain
(My eyes slumbered in sleep)
Author
Ascribed to: Oisín mac FinnOisín mac Finn
Oisín
(time-frame ass. with Finn mac Cumaill, Cormac mac Airt, Saint Patrick, Finn Cycle)
A fían-warrior, son of Finn, in the Finn Cycle of medieval Irish literature
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Manuscripts
Language
  • Middle Irish
Date
12th century (Meyer).(1)n. 1 Kuno Meyer, Fianaigecht (1910): xxx..
Form
verse (primary)

Classification

Early Irish poetry Finn Cycle

Sources

Notes

Kuno Meyer, Fianaigecht (1910): xxx..
Windisch locates this copy on "fol. 161, b". Ernst Windisch, Irische Texte mit Wörterbuch, vol. 1 (1880): 161.

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[ed.] [tr.] Windisch, Ernst [ed.], Irische Texte mit Wörterbuch, 4 vols, vol. 1, Leipzig, 1880.
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161–164 Edition, with a translation by Skene. direct link
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen