verse beg. Dligid íasacht

  • Early Modern Irish
  • verse
  • Classical Irish poetry
Irish religious poem (32 qq) ascribed to Gofraidh Ó Cléirigh (fl. late 14th-century?)
First words (verse)
  • Dligid íasacht
Ascribed to: Ó Cléirigh (Gofraidh)
Ó Cléirigh (Gofraidh)
Irish poet

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f. 57vb p. 114b
rubric: Goffraidh ó Clérig cecinit
beg. Dligidh iasacht
32 qq
  • Early Modern Irish
verse (primary)
Number of stanzas: 32


Classical Irish poetryClassical Irish poetry


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.] McKenna, Lambert [ed.], Aithdioghluim dána: a miscellany of Irish bardic poetry, historical and religious, including the historical poems of the Duanaire in the Yellow Book of Lecan, 2 vols, Irish Texts Society, 37, 40, Dublin: Irish Texts Society, 1940.  
Volume I contains the introduction and edited texts of a hundred poems; volume II contains translations and indexes.
Bardic.celt.dias.ie – Editions included: <link>
[id. 61.] corrections on pp 333-34
[ed.] Meyer, Kuno [ed.], “Neue Mitteilungen aus irischen Handschriften: Das Leben ein Darlehen”, Archiv für celtische Lexikographie 3 (1907): 234–235.
CELT – edition: <link> Celtic Digital Initiative – PDF: <link>

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Reference works
Simms, Katharine, and Mícheál Hoyne, Bardic poetry database, Online: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, 2010–. URL: <http://bardic.celt.dias.ie>.
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