Texts

verse beg. Éirigh cumm na h-íarméirge

  • Irish
  • verse
Irish poem (6 qq) attributed to Colum Cille.
First words (verse)
  • Éirigh cumm na h-íarméirge
Author
Ascribed to: Colum CilleColum Cille
(fl. 6th century)
Columba
founder and abbot of Iona, Kells (Cenandas) and Derry (Daire).
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An ascription to Colum Cille occurs in both the preceding rubric and the final stanza (beg. Me Coluim mac Feidlimidh).
Manuscripts
Language
  • Irish
Form
verse (primary)
Number of stanzas
6 qq.

Classification

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.] Meyer, Kuno [ed.], “Mitteilungen aus irischen Handschriften: Memento mori”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 10 (1915): 48.
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Translation wanted
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen
Page created
December 2022