Aberystwyth, National Library of Wales, Peniarth MS 184 Unit: section 3Short Latin-Irish dictionary

  • Irish, Latin
  • s. xvii1
  • Irish manuscripts
  • paper
Latin-Irish dictionary.
Provenance and related aspects
Irish, Latin
s. xvii1
Hands, scribes
Codicological information
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Secondary sources (select)

Ua Súilleabháin, Seán, “The lost has been found: the earliest surviving bilingual Irish dictionary”, in: John Carey, Máire Herbert, and Kevin Murray (eds), Cín Chille Cúile: texts, saints and places. Essays in honour of Pádraig Ó Riain, 9, Aberystwyth: Celtic Studies Publications, 2004. 392–405.
Ó Riain, Pádraig, Clár na lámhscríbhinní Gaeilge sa Bhreatain Bhig, Dublin: Cló Bhréanainn, 1968.
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