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Dinnshenchas of Tonn Chlidna II
verse beg. Genann mac Triúin, torum ndil

  • Middle Irish
  • verse
  • Early Irish poetry, Dinnshenchas Érenn, Dinnshenchas
Poem on the dinnshenchas of Tonn Chlidna.
Initial words (verse)
  • Genann mac Triúin, torum ndil
Context(s)The (textual) context(s) to which the present text belongs or in which it is cited in part or in whole.
Language
  • Middle Irish
Form
verse (primary)
Textual relationships
There is a prose version and poem on the same subject, both of which occur in association with the present text in recension C of the Dinnshenchas Érenn: Dinnshenchas of Tonn Chlidna (prose), which introduces both poems in the Rennes MS, and Dinnshenchas of Tonn Chlidna I (Gwynn's Tond Chlidna I).
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Classification

Early Irish poetryEarly Irish poetry
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Dinnshenchas Érenn
Dinnshenchas Érenn
id. 6712
DinnshenchasDinnshenchas
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Subjects

Tonn ChlidnaTonn Chlidna

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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.] [tr.] Gwynn, E. J. [ed. and tr.], The metrical dindsenchas, 5 vols, vol. 3, Todd Lecture Series 10, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1913.
CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 3: <link> Internet Archive – vols. 1-3: <link>
210–215 [id. 39. ‘Tond Chlidna II’] direct link direct link direct link

Secondary sources (select)

Gwynn, E. J. [ed. and tr.], The metrical dindsenchas, 5 vols, vol. 3, Todd Lecture Series 10, Dublin: Hodges, Figgis, 1913.
CELT – edition: <link> CELT – translation: <link> Internet Archive – vol. 3: <link> Internet Archive – vols. 1-3: <link>
514–515 [id. 39. ‘Tond Chlidna II’] direct link
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September 2012, last updated: August 2021