Texts

Fástini Airt meicc Cuind ⁊ a chretem‘The prophecy of Art mac Cuinn and his faith’
verse beg. Cáin do Denna Den doma addonrúacht

  • Middle Irish
  • prose, verse
  • Early Irish poetry, Cycles of the Kings
First words (verse)
  • Cáin do Denna Den doma addonrúacht
Manuscripts
Language
  • Middle Irish
  • Middle Irish (MacNeill)
Form
prose, verse (primary)
Prose introduction and poem.

Classification

Early Irish poetryEarly Irish poetry
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Cycles of the Kings
Cycles of the Kings
id. 80

Subjects

Battle of Mag MucramaBattle of Mag Mucrama
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Art mac CuinnArt mac Cuinn
(time-frame ass. with Irish legendary history)
legendary Irish king, father of Cormac mac Airt
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Duma DerglúachraDuma Derglúachra

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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.] MacNeill, Eoin [ed. and tr.], “Three poems in Middle-Irish, relating to the Battle of Mucrama, with English translation and notes, and a short vocabulary”, Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy, 3rd series, 3 (1893–1896): 529–563.
Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
532–539 Edition, with translation, notes and glossary. direct link
[corr.] Meyer, Kuno, “Erschienene Schriften”, Zeitschrift für celtische Philologie 1 (1897): 169–172, 175–176, 357–360, 493–500.
Internet Archive: <link> Internet Archive: <link>
170–171 Corrigenda. direct link
Edition wanted
Helen Imhoff is preparing a new edition.
Contributors
Dennis Groenewegen, Patrick Brown
Page created
October 2010, last updated: August 2021