De gabáil in t-shída ‘The taking of the síd-mound’

  • Early Irish
  • Mythological Cycle
A story about the Dagda, sometimes regarded as one of the remscéla to the Táin.


Mythological CycleMythological Cycle


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.] [tr.] Hull, Vernam [ed. and tr.], “De gabáil in t-shída (Concerning the seizure of the fairy mound)”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 19 (1933): 53–58.
[tr.] Carey, John [tr.], “[Various contributions]”, in: John T. Koch, and John Carey (eds), The Celtic Heroic Age. Literary sources for ancient Celtic Europe and early Ireland & Wales, 4th ed., 1, Aberystwyth: Celtic Studies Publications, 2003. [Various].
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