Bibliography

Liam
Breatnach
s. xx / s. xxi

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2020

work
Breatnach, Liam, Córus bésgnai: an Old Irish law tract on the church and society, Early Irish Law Series 7, Dublin: School of Celtic Studies, DIAS.  
abstract:
Córus bésgnai, a component tract of the Old Irish law text Senchas Már, is an important source text for the Church in early mediaeval Ireland. This book consists of annotated editions and translations of the Old Irish text as well as the later mediaeval glosses and commentaries. It should be of use to those interested not only in early mediaeval Ireland, but also in the early mediaeval Western Church.
abstract:
Córus bésgnai, a component tract of the Old Irish law text Senchas Már, is an important source text for the Church in early mediaeval Ireland. This book consists of annotated editions and translations of the Old Irish text as well as the later mediaeval glosses and commentaries. It should be of use to those interested not only in early mediaeval Ireland, but also in the early mediaeval Western Church.

2017

article
Breatnach, Liam, “The Treḟocal tract: an early Middle Irish text on poetics”, in: Ó Riain, Gordon [ed.], Dá dtrian feasa fiafraighidh: essays on the Irish grammatical and metrical tradition, Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 2017. 1–65.
journal volume
Ériu 67 (2017).

2016

article
Breatnach, Liam, “The glossing of the early Irish law tracts”, in: Hayden, Deborah, and Paul Russell (eds), Grammatica, gramadach and gramadeg: vernacular grammar and grammarians in medieval Ireland and Wales, Studies in the History of the Language Sciences 125, Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 2016. 113–132.
journal volume
Ériu 66 (2016).

2015

journal volume
Ériu 65 (2015).
edited work
Breatnach, Liam, Ruairí Ó hUiginn, Damian McManus, and Katharine Simms (eds), Proceedings of the XIV International Congress of Celtic Studies, held in Maynooth University, 1–5 August 2011, Dublin: School of Celtic Studies, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 2015.
article
Breatnach, Liam, “Legal and societal aspects of the poems of Blathmac”, in: Ó Riain, Pádraig [ed.], The poems of Blathmac son of Cú Brettan: reassessments, Irish Texts Society, Subsidiary Series 27, London: Irish Texts Society, 2015. 104–118.
article
Boyle, Elizabeth, and Liam Breatnach, “Senchas Gall Átha Clíath: aspects of the cult of St Patrick in the twelfth century”, in: Carey, John, Kevin Murray, and Caitríona Ó Dochartaigh (eds), Sacred histories: a Festschrift for Máire Herbert, Dublin: Four Courts Press, 2015. 22–55.
article
Breatnach, Liam, “Lebor na hUidre: some linguistic aspects”, in: Ó hUiginn, Ruairí (ed.), Lebor na hUidre, Codices Hibernenses Eximii 1, Dublin: Royal Irish Academy, 2015. 53–77.
article
Breatnach, Liam, “Sluindfet dúib dagaisti in dána: a Middle Irish poem on metres”, in: Breatnach, Caoimhín, and Meidhbhín Ní Úrdail (eds), Aon don éigse: essays marking Osborn Bergin’s centenary lecture on bardic poetry (1912), Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 2015. 51–90.

2014

journal volume
Ériu 64 (2014).
article
Breatnach, Liam, “Forms of payment in the early Irish law tracts”, Cambrian Medieval Celtic Studies 68 (Winter, 2014): 1–20.
article
Breatnach, Liam, “Varia I [1. De duodecim abusivis saeculi in mediaeval Ireland; 2. ané, aná and an example in bardic syntactical tracts]”, Ériu 64 (2014): 205–211.

2013

journal volume
Ériu 63 (2013).

2012

journal volume
Ériu 62 (2012).
article
Breatnach, Liam, “Varia III: The meaning of nómad”, Ériu 62 (2012): 197–205.

2011

journal volume
Ériu 61 (2011).

2010

journal volume
Ériu 60 (2010).
article
Breatnach, Liam, “The king in the Old Irish law text Senchas Már”, in: Josephson, Folke [ed.], Celtic language, law and letters. Proceedings of the Tenth Symposium of Societas Celtologica Nordica, Meijerbergs Arkiv för Svensk Ordforskning 38, Göteborg, 2010. 107–128.
article
Breatnach, Liam, “Law and literature in Early Mediaeval Ireland”, in: Centro Italiano di studi sull’Alto Medioevo (ed.), L'irlanda e gli irlandesi nell'alto medioevo (Spoleto, 16-21 aprile 2009), Settimane di Studio del Centro Italiano di Studi Sull'Alto Medioevo 57, Spoleto: Presso La sede del Centro, 2010. 215–238.

2009

article
Breatnach, Liam, “Araile felmac féig don Mumain: unruly pupils and the limitations of satire”, Ériu 59 (2009): 111–137.  
This paper offers an annotated edition and translation of a short Middle Irish tale about poets. It includes discussion of language and date, Bérla na Filed, the metre aí fhreisligi and the use of satire as a means of gaining redress.
(source: p. 111)
This paper offers an annotated edition and translation of a short Middle Irish tale about poets. It includes discussion of language and date, Bérla na Filed, the metre aí fhreisligi and the use of satire as a means of gaining redress.
(source: p. 111)
journal volume
Ériu 59 (2009).
article
Breatnach, Liam, “Reviews, reviewers, and critical texts: a brief final response”, Cambrian Medieval Celtic Studies 57 (Summer, 2009): 71–73.

2008

article
Breatnach, Liam, “Cinnus atá do thinnrem: a poem to Máel Brigte on his coming of age”, Ériu 58 (2008): 1–35.
journal volume
Ériu 58 (2008).

2007

article
Breatnach, Liam, “Varia: 1. An Old Irish gloss on Cáin lánamna. 2. An instance of do-maisi in the Irish Gospel of Thomas. 3. An OIr attestation of suacht, in Félire Óengusso”, Ériu 57 (2007): 155–163.
journal volume
Ériu 57 (2007).
article
Breatnach, Liam, “A verse on succession to ecclesiastical office”, in: Breatnach, Pádraig A., Caoimhín Breatnach, and Meidhbhín Ní Úrdail (eds), Léann lámhscríbhinní lobháin: The Louvain manuscript heritage, Éigse Publications 1, Dublin: National University of Ireland, 2007. 32–41.

2006

journal volume
Ériu 56 (2006).
article
Breatnach, Liam, “Satire, praise and the early Irish poet”, Ériu 56 (2006): 63–84.

2005

article
Breatnach, Liam, “Miscellanea Hibernica”, 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. 141–151.
journal volume
Ériu 55 (2005), Dublin: Royal Irish Academy.

2004

article
Breatnach, Liam, “On satire and the poet's circuit”, in: Ó Háinle, Cathal G., and Donald Meek (eds.), Unity in diversity. Studies in Irish and Scottish Gaelic language, literature and history, Trinity Irish studies / Léann na Tríonóide 1, Dublin: School of Irish, Trinity College Dublin, 2004. 25–35.
journal volume
Ériu 54 (2004), Dublin: Royal Irish Academy.

2003

journal volume
Ériu 53 (2003).

2002

journal volume
Ériu 52 (2002).

2000

journal volume
Ériu 51 (2000).

1999

journal volume
Ériu 50 (1999).

1998

article
Breatnach, Liam, “Cáin ónae: an Old-Irish law text on lending”, in: Jasanoff, Jay H., H. Craig Melchert, and Lisi Oliver (eds.), Mír curad: studies in honor of Calvert Watkins, Innsbruck: Institut für Sprachwissenschaft, University of Innsbruck, 1998. 29–46.
journal volume
Ériu 49 (1998).

1997

journal volume
Ériu 48 (1997).

1996

article
Breatnach, Liam, “Law”, in: McCone, Kim R., and Katharine Simms (eds.), Progress in medieval Irish studies, Maynooth: Department of Old Irish, St. Patrick's College, 1996. 107–121.
article
Breatnach, Liam, “On the glossing of the early Irish law-texts, fragmentary texts, and some aspects of the laws relating to dogs”, in: Ahlqvist, Anders (et al., eds.), Celtica Helsingiensia. Proceedings from a Symposium on Celtic Studies, Commentationes Humanarum Litterarum 107, Helsinki: Societas Scientiarum Fennica, 1996. 11–20.
journal volume
Ériu 47 (1996), Dublin: Royal Irish Academy.
article
Breatnach, Liam, “Poets and poetry”, in: McCone, Kim R., and Katharine Simms (eds.), Progress in medieval Irish studies, Maynooth: Department of Old Irish, St. Patrick's College, 1996. 65–77.
article
Breatnach, Liam, “On the original extent of the Senchas Már”, Ériu 47 (1996): 1–43.

1995

journal volume
Ériu 46 (1995).

1994

journal volume
Ériu 45 (1994).